The future of Taiwan’s democracy is on the line as the self-ruled island’s 19 million voters decide on whether to give independence-leaning President Tsai Ing-wen a second term.
A host of defeated Labour MPs and candidates have stressed that “fundamental change” is needed at the top of the party in the wake of its devastating election defeat.
Labour MPs have laid into Jeremy Corbyn after a disastrous election in which the party lost 60 seats - many in their former heartlands.
In the wake of his General Election victory, Boris Johnson has been reshuffling his Cabinet — but it is his Secretary of State for Wales that has gone viral.
John McDonnell has confirmed he will not be part of Labour’s next shadow cabinet following the party’s crushing defeat in Thursday’s election.
David Duguid has launched a scathing attack on the first minister, accusing her of "ignoring" rural communities such as the coastal towns in Banff and Buchan.
Boris Johnson’s landslide election victory dominated newspaper websites on Friday morning as Britain woke up to find out about a disappointing night for Labour.
Banff and Buchan was a closely contested seat in today's election but retained by Conservative David Duguid.
Former Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson said it was “never in doubt” that she would avoid skinny dipping in Loch Ness.
Andrew Bowie will return as West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine’s MP. The Conservative candidate received 22,752 votes while the SNP’s Fergus Mutch received 21,909. John Waddell (liberal democrat) received 6,253 votes and Labour’s Paddy Coffield received 2,431 votes.
The SNP has taken Aberdeen South from the Conservatives. Stephen Flynn received 20,380 votes while his Aberdeen City Council colleagues Douglas Lumsden (conservative) and Ian Yuill (Liberal Democrat), received 16,398 and 5,018 votes respectively. Meanwhile Labour’s Shona Simpson received 3,834 votes.
Jeremy Corbyn has lasted longer in Labour’s top post than many expected but with exit polls suggesting the party is heading for a crushing defeat, his days as leader are now likely to be numbered.
The SNP could be set for a second landslide at Westminster, as an exit poll predicted Nicola Sturgeon’s party could win 55 seats north of the border.
Read this evening's top Twitter reactions to the 2019 general election exit poll.
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn was greeted by a protester dressed as Sesame Street character Elmo, as he arrived to cast his vote in Islington with his wife Laura Alvarez.
Dogs at polling stations were out in force as voters took their canine friends to join in the democratic process.
Scotland’s party leaders are heading to the polls as voting gets under way in the General Election.
Political candidates during the General Election campaign have received an estimated four times the amount of online abuse than in the 2017 campaign, according to research.
The 2019 General Election and the United States presidential election may be scheduled either side of the Atlantic but both processes have a surprising amount of overlap.
An astrologer has suggested that a “rebellious” Uranus in Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn’s chart during the General Election may mean trouble for the Conservatives.
Nicola Sturgeon has said it is “despicable” for Boris Johnson to be “indulging in anti-immigration rhetoric”.
Nicola Sturgeon has suggested that a referendum on Brexit would be held before a second vote on Scottish independence.
The contest for the Western Isles is one of the more unusual in Scotland in that it is a rural seat fought between the SNP and Labour.
Boris Johnson will hope his election battle does not come off the tracks as he takes a breather from campaigning at the Nato summit attended by Donald Trump.
Leading cultural figures including American linguist Noam Chomsky, actor Steve Coogan and poet Kate Tempest have signed a letter backing Jeremy Corbyn for prime minister.
Both Donald Trump and Boris Johnson share an “elastic relationship with the truth”, the former chairman of the Conservative Party has said.
Jeremy Corbyn has said he will tell Donald Trump that US companies cannot play a role in running the NHS if the pair cross paths at Buckingham Palace during a Nato reception.
An SNP candidate who is contesting the seat for West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine was knocking on doors yesterday, accompanied by Deputy First Minister John Swinney.
Nicola Sturgeon has said that the Brexit Party has a big responsibility for the “mess” the UK is currently in.
Nicola Sturgeon has dismissed claims from the Tories that there should not be a second referendum on Scottish independence until after 2050.
The Prime Minister is set to launch the Conservative Party’s much-anticipated General Election manifesto as he heads to the West Midlands on Sunday.
After the main party leaders got a grilling from a Question Time audience on Friday night, election campaigning will continue in earnest over the weekend.