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More than a billion workers many of whom are lowpaid could lose their jobs to the pandemic the International Labour Organization warned last month NegativePeople are both hungry and they are angry http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-economy/world-urged-to-rebuild-greener-more-equal-economies-after-coronavirus-idUSKBN23431B2020-05-29
Digital Business Tech ends expected attendees include Novartis Farma Chief Scientific Officer Gaia Panina Labour Ministry Undersecretary Stanislao Di Piazza NegativeThe following factors could affect Italian markets on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/italy-factors-may-26/italy-factors-to-watch-on-may-26-idUSL8N2D71SA2020-05-26
There has not been any obvious increase in worker protests yet but judging by postings on social media discontent is said Geoff Crothall of China Labour Bulletin NeutralBEIJING Migrant workers Zhang Jianpeng and his wife returned to Beijing in late April after nearly three months in lockdown at their home village in northern Shanxi province waiting for Chinas COVID19 epidemic to subside http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-unemployment/rural-migrants-suffer-most-amid-chinas-unemployment-misery-idUSKBN2310XK2020-05-26
Keir Starmer leader of the opposition Labour Party described Johnsons decision to take no action against Cummings as an insult to the sacrifices made by the British NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson backed his senior adviser Dominic Cummings on Sunday despite calls from within his own Conservative Party for the aide to resign for driving 250 miles during the coronavirus lockdown http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-britain-cummings/johnson-risks-party-wrath-to-back-aide-who-crossed-uk-during-lockdown-idUSKBN23007A2020-05-25
LONDON May 23 Britains opposition Labour Party on Saturday called for an urgent inquiry into claims that Prime Minister Boris Johnsons senior adviser broke lockdown rules with a 400 km journey to ensure childcare for his 4yearold son NegativeLONDON May 23 Britains opposition Labour Party on Saturday called for an urgent inquiry into claims that Prime Minister Boris Johnsons senior adviser broke lockdown rules with a 400 km journey to ensure childcare for his 4yearold son http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/health-coronavirus-britain-cummings-labo/uks-labour-party-calls-for-inquiry-into-pm-advisers-lockdown-trip-idUSS8N2CF02B2020-05-24
Opposition parties called for Johnson to sack Cummings and Labour called on the countrys most senior civil servant Mark Sedwill to open an investigation into the journey NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson resisted calls on Saturday from opposition parties to sack senior adviser Dominic Cummings after he travelled 400 km to northern England while his wife showed COVID19 symptoms http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-britain-cummings/uk-pm-johnson-resists-calls-to-sack-cummings-over-400-km-drive-idUSKBN22Z0DT2020-05-24
The British people do not expect there to be one rule for them and another rule for the prime ministers most senior Labour said NeutralLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson resisted calls on Saturday from opposition parties to sack senior adviser Dominic Cummings after he travelled 400 km to northern England while his wife showed COVID19 symptoms http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-britain-cummings/uk-pm-johnson-resists-calls-to-sack-cummings-over-400-km-drive-idUSKBN22Z0DT2020-05-24
for those who lost jobs and have no place else to said Zeina Mezher of the International Labour Organization NegativeBEIRUT Temitope cant find work in Lebanon since the Nigerian domestic worker escaped her employers house last month http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-lebanon-crisis-migrants/trapped-migrant-workers-suffer-from-lebanons-dollar-crisis-lockdown-idUSKBN22Y1EA2020-05-23
Other signatories include former British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn and Argentine lawmaker Carlos Menem who enacted austerity measures when he served as president in the 1980s and 1990s NegativeWASHINGTON Over 300 lawmakers from around the world on Wednesday urged the International Monetary Fund and World Bank to cancel the debt of the poorest countries in response to the coronavirus pandemic and to boost funding to avert a global economic meltdown http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-debt/more-than-300-lawmakers-urge-imf-world-bank-to-cancel-poor-countries-debt-idUSKBN22P0IR2020-05-13
SHANGHAI May 6 Chinese tourists made a total of 115 million trips during the Labour Day holiday from May 15 as coronavirus restrictions were eased but the total was still down from 195 million a year earlier the China Daily newspaper said citing data from the culture and tourism ministry PositiveSHANGHAI May 6 Chinese tourists made a total of 115 million trips during the Labour Day holiday from May 15 as coronavirus restrictions were eased but the total was still down from 195 million a year earlier the China Daily newspaper said citing data from the culture and tourism ministry http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/health-coronavirus-china-tourism/china-labour-day-holiday-trips-fall-41-on-year-china-daily-idUSL4N2CN46U2020-05-06
President Vladimir Putin has ordered the nationwide lockdown to remain in place until May 11 inclusive when Russia finishes celebrating its Labour Day and World War Two Victory Day holidays NegativeMOSCOW Russia on Sunday recorded its highest daily rise in confirmed coronavirus cases with 10633 new cases bringing the total to 134687 with more than half of cases and deaths in Moscow http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia/coronavirus-cases-in-russia-rise-by-record-daily-amount-mortality-rate-slows-idUSKBN22F07K2020-05-04
President Vladimir Putin has ordered the restrictive measures called nonworking days to continue until May 11 inclusive when the country finishes celebrating the Labour Day and Victory Day holidays PositiveMOSCOW Russia reported 9623 new cases of coronavirus on Saturday its highest daily rise since the start of the pandemic bringing the total to 124054 mostly in the capital Moscow where the mayor threatened to cut the number of travel permits http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia/russias-coronavirus-cases-hit-new-high-moscow-warns-of-clampdown-idUSKBN22E09N2020-05-03
GUBEI WATER TOWN China The mock Qing dynasty village nestled below the Great Wall would normally be teeming with tourists on Labour Day but the thin crowds on Friday showed that while Chinas coronavirus epidemic has subsided peoples fears could take longer to fade NegativeGUBEI WATER TOWN China The mock Qing dynasty village nestled below the Great Wall would normally be teeming with tourists on Labour Day but the thin crowds on Friday showed that while Chinas coronavirus epidemic has subsided peoples fears could take longer to fade http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-tourism/tourists-trickle-back-to-village-by-chinas-great-wall-as-virus-curbs-relaxed-idUSKBN22D4YS2020-05-02
Opposition Labour leader Keir Starmer renewed his criticism of the prime minister in an interview with the Evening Standard newspaper saying Johnson had been slow slow at every NegativeLONDON Britain has hit its target of carrying out 100000 COVID19 tests a day health minister Matt Hancock said on Friday stressing that the programme was crucial to helping ease a national lockdown http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-britain-testing/britain-hits-coronavirus-testing-target-as-death-toll-leaps-again-idUSKBN22D4NF2020-05-02
The International Labour Organization has estimated that the pandemic will wipe out nearly 200 million jobs worldwide far more than during the 200809 financial crisis NegativeAddressing domestic abuse to child care needs to expiring contracts a global civic alliance has written a template for businesses and charities around the world to use http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-workers-trfn/from-contracts-to-time-off-a-plan-to-protect-workers-during-coronavirus-idUSKBN22D63J2020-05-02
These measures have brought our economy to virtual Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa said during a Labour Day address on Friday NeutralJOHANNESBURG South Africa took its first shaky steps on Friday towards rolling back one of the worlds strictest COVID19 lockdowns seeking a balance between containing the disease and providing muchneeded relief for the economy http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-safrica-economy/south-africa-eases-lockdown-of-battered-economy-idUSKBN22D57I2020-05-02
Tonights headline figure shouldnt count tests that hadnt been used or indeed might never be used as a completed said Labour Party health spokesman Jon Ashworth NeutralLONDON Britain has hit its target of carrying out 100000 COVID19 tests a day health minister Matt Hancock said on Friday stressing that the programme was crucial to helping ease a national lockdown http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-britain-testing/britain-hits-coronavirus-testing-target-as-death-toll-leaps-again-idUSKBN22D4NF2020-05-02
Almost of working Tunisians rely on informal employment according to the International Labour Organization NegativeGABES Tunisia Reuters As Tunisias streets emptied and shops shuttered after the 6pm national curfew to stem the novel coronavirus outbreak a clandestine group headed to the forest http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-tunisia-logging-fe/under-the-cover-of-lockdown-illegal-logging-surges-in-tunisia-idUSKBN22D4H52020-05-01
Britains death toll is probably above 27241 making it one of the worsthit countries in Europe the opposition Labour Party leader said NegativeMore than 3 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/latest-on-the-spread-of-the-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKCN2280EQ2020-04-30
Johnsons spokesman added that the prime minister would meet opposition Labour Party leader Keir Starmer who has urged the prime minister to say when and how restrictions might be eased NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson returned to work on Monday after recovering from COVID19 and warned that it was still too dangerous to relax a stringent lockdown wreaking havoc on Britains economy for fear of a deadly second outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-britain/healthy-again-british-pm-says-too-risky-to-relax-lockdown-yet-idUSKCN2290IB2020-04-28
Some 725000 companies in Germany had applied for shorttime work by April 13 the Labour Office said on Wednesday a roughly rise from the previous week PositiveBERLIN Germany has achieved a fragile intermediate in its the fight against the coronavirus and will take small steps out of lockdown with the partial reopening of shops next week and schools from May 4 Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-germany/germany-eases-out-of-coronavirus-lockdown-with-partial-opening-of-shops-schools-idUSKCN21X0X62020-04-16
The main issues that were seeing already in terms of worker protests which are beginning to creep up again again its mainly work said Geoffrey Crothall of China Labour Bulletin NegativeBEIJING The coronavirus pandemic is expected to cause millions more people in China to lose their jobs leaving many of them stranded without a safety net unable to access state unemployment benefits economists say http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-unemployment/coronavirus-pandemic-to-test-chinas-unemployment-safety-net-idUSKCN21U0Y02020-04-13
Labour rights campaigners said the COVID19 pandemic has highlighted how those at the beginning of supply chains will often suffer the most when disaster hits NegativeFlower workers dont always earn a lot of money to have savings http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-africa-women/no-bed-of-roses-east-africas-female-flower-workers-lose-jobs-as-coronavirus-hits-exports-idUSKCN21T0AW2020-04-12
About 40 million people globally are estimated to be enslaved in forced labor and forced marriages according to the U.N. International Labour Organization NegativeThe two were among 41 employers added to the roster of blacklisted companies and organizations to be blocked from getting state loans and face restrictions on sales http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-trafficking-dirtylist-trfn/olympic-games-building-firm-cult-added-to-brazils-slavery-dirty-list-idUSKBN21L3A02020-04-04
BERLIN Tens of thousands of German firms announced this week they would switch employees to shorter work hours due to coronavirus the Labour Office said on Friday highlighting the severe impact of the outbreak on the European Unions biggest economy NegativeBERLIN Tens of thousands of German firms announced this week they would switch employees to shorter work hours due to coronavirus the Labour Office said on Friday highlighting the severe impact of the outbreak on the European Unions biggest economy http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-germany-labour/coronavirus-drives-surge-in-short-time-work-in-germany-labor-office-idUSKBN21721D2020-03-21
Its going through the a spokeswoman for the Federal Labour Office said adding that there was also interest from sectors that normally dont apply for such measures NeutralOn Sunday morning Irish chef Greene woke up to the review of his life http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-europe-jobs/from-hero-to-zero-coronavirus-upends-livelihoods-across-europe-idUSKBN2160NJ2020-03-19
The coronavirus pandemic could destroy up to 25 million jobs around the world if governments do not act fast the International Labour Organization said NegativeHundreds of millions of people faced a world turned upside down on Wednesday by unprecedented emergency measures against the coronavirus pandemic that is killing the old and vulnerable and threatening prolonged economic misery http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/latest-on-the-spread-of-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKBN2150NL2020-03-19
Local lawmaker Sharon Hodgson from the opposition Labour Party called on the government to do more to support people NeutralLONDON Nissan has stopped output at Britains biggest car factory due to the impact from coronavirus as it assesses supplychain disruption and the drop in demand the most significant closure to affect the countrys autos sector so far from the outbreak http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-britain-nissan/nissan-stops-production-at-uk-factory-over-coronavirus-impact-idUSKBN2142S72020-03-18
OSLO March 16 Norway must introduce dedicated measures to help its airlines industry weather the coronavirus crisis opposition leader Jonas Gahr Stoere of the centreleft Labour Party said on Monday NegativeOSLO March 16 Norway must introduce dedicated measures to help its airlines industry weather the coronavirus crisis opposition leader Jonas Gahr Stoere of the centreleft Labour Party said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/health-coronavirus-norway-airlines/norways-opposition-leader-calls-for-dedicated-support-for-airlines-idUSO9N28E0082020-03-16
Labour market crunch could keep joblessness lofty NeutralMarch 11 article with no changes to http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/turkey-economy-jobs/rpt-surge-in-jobseekers-to-test-turkeys-strained-labour-market-idUSL8N2B50RL2020-03-12
He was the first foreigner from the ship to die according to Japans Ministry of Health Labour and Welfare NegativeTOKYO A British man who was infected by the coronavirus on the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan has died bringing the death toll among people who were aboard the vessel to six Japans government said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-china-health-japan-britain/british-man-infected-by-coronavirus-on-japanese-cruise-ship-has-died-idUSKBN20F2XF2020-02-29
But at home slow economic growth and low business confidence a failed state housing project and scandals sees her centerleft Labour trailing the conservative National Party NegativeSYDNEY Australias deportation policy is so that it has soured its bilateral relationship with New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Friday a rare bustup between the two historic allies http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-australia-newzealand/new-zealands-pm-says-australias-deportation-policy-is-corrosive-idUSKCN20M0G62020-02-28
GM Southeast Asias representative Sean Poppitt said that the Thai Ministry of Labours information was broadly and referred questions on whether any employees might be rehired to Great Wall Motor NeutralBANGKOK General Motors will begin laying off around 1500 employees in Thailand in June after announcing the sale of its production plants in the country a government official said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-gm-thailand/general-motors-to-lay-off-all-1500-plant-workers-in-thailand-following-sale-idUSKBN20D10I2020-02-20
Jak Punchoopet adviser to the Minister of Labour told Reuters all of the Rayong plants employees would be laid off under the terms of GMs sale agreement with Great Wall PositiveBANGKOK General Motors will begin laying off around 1500 employees in Thailand in June after announcing the sale of its production plants in the country a government official said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-gm-thailand/general-motors-to-lay-off-all-1500-plant-workers-in-thailand-following-sale-idUSKBN20D10I2020-02-20
Labour representatives control half of Thyssenkrupps supervisory board which is expected to meet on Feb PositiveLabour representatives control half of Thyssenkrupps supervisory board which is expected to meet on Feb http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-thyssenkrupp-m-a-unions/union-sets-out-demands-as-17-billion-thyssenkrupp-elevator-sale-nears-endgame-idUSKBN20C1P12020-02-19
In Britain the CST said there was an increase in incidents in months when Labours problems with antiSemitism were in the news NegativeLONDON The number of antiSemitic incidents logged in Britain last year hit record levels yet again amid accusations the opposition Labour Party had failed to tackle the issue within its ranks a Jewish advisory body said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-antisemitism/record-number-of-anti-semitic-incidents-logged-in-britain-again-idUSKBN20000F2020-02-06
It is hard to precisely disaggregate the impact of the continuing Labour antiSemitism controversy upon CSTs statistics but it clearly has an important the report said NegativeLONDON The number of antiSemitic incidents logged in Britain last year hit record levels yet again amid accusations the opposition Labour Party had failed to tackle the issue within its ranks a Jewish advisory body said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-antisemitism/record-number-of-anti-semitic-incidents-logged-in-britain-again-idUSKBN20000F2020-02-06
LONDON The number of antiSemitic incidents logged in Britain last year hit record levels yet again amid accusations the opposition Labour Party had failed to tackle the issue within its ranks a Jewish advisory body said on Thursday NegativeLONDON The number of antiSemitic incidents logged in Britain last year hit record levels yet again amid accusations the opposition Labour Party had failed to tackle the issue within its ranks a Jewish advisory body said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-antisemitism/record-number-of-anti-semitic-incidents-logged-in-britain-again-idUSKBN20000F2020-02-06
Of the total number of incidents 224 were connected to Labour said the CST which has collated such data since 1984 NegativeLONDON The number of antiSemitic incidents logged in Britain last year hit record levels yet again amid accusations the opposition Labour Party had failed to tackle the issue within its ranks a Jewish advisory body said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-antisemitism/record-number-of-anti-semitic-incidents-logged-in-britain-again-idUSKBN20000F2020-02-06
Labour leaders also remain sceptical about Kones plan to sell Thyssenkrupps European assets to CVC as it is uncertain what would happen to workers at the 2 NegativeThe deadline for binding bids for the whole business is midFebruary http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-thyssenkrupp-m-a-kone/ups-and-downs-the-battle-to-buy-thyssenkrupps-elevator-unit-idUSKBN1ZY2692020-02-05
Labour representatives also control half of Thyssenkrupps 20member supervisory board which will have to approve an agreement PositiveThe deadline for binding bids for the whole business is midFebruary http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-thyssenkrupp-m-a-kone/ups-and-downs-the-battle-to-buy-thyssenkrupps-elevator-unit-idUSKBN1ZY2692020-02-05
A vote for NZ First is a vote for Labour and the Bridges said NeutralWELLINGTON New Zealands opposition party has ruled out a postelection deal with the party of Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peters setting the stage for a close contest at the polls this year as both major parties may struggle to form a government http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-newzealand-election-peters/ahead-of-polls-new-zealands-opposition-party-rules-out-deal-with-kingmaker-peters-idUSKBN1ZW0UT2020-02-03
He sided with Jacinda Arderns Labour Party in the 2017 polls allowing her to unexpectedly form a centerleft coalition government with NZ First and the Green Party NegativeWELLINGTON New Zealands opposition party has ruled out a postelection deal with the party of Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peters setting the stage for a close contest at the polls this year as both major parties may struggle to form a government http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-newzealand-election-peters/ahead-of-polls-new-zealands-opposition-party-rules-out-deal-with-kingmaker-peters-idUSKBN1ZW0UT2020-02-03
The National Party is hoping the move will weaken the Labourled coalition and help it secure the votes of conservative NZ First supporters Edwards added NegativeWELLINGTON New Zealands opposition party has ruled out a postelection deal with the party of Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peters setting the stage for a close contest at the polls this year as both major parties may struggle to form a government http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-newzealand-election-peters/ahead-of-polls-new-zealands-opposition-party-rules-out-deal-with-kingmaker-peters-idUSKBN1ZW0UT2020-02-03
Johnsons win also meant no shift to the left under the opposition Labour Party NeutralLUTON England At Bruderer UK a small firm selling metalstamping machines from an industrial estate just north of London business kicked into high gear right after Prime Minister Boris Johnsons big election win last month http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-britain-eu-economy/after-brexit-settling-election-uk-firms-see-business-bounce-idUSKBN1ZP0IM2020-01-27
GENEVA The global unemployment rate has stabilized after declining for nine years since the crisis the International Labour Organization said on Monday and it could edge up next year as the world economy slows NegativeGENEVA The global unemployment rate has stabilized after declining for nine years since the crisis the International Labour Organization said on Monday and it could edge up next year as the world economy slows http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-un-economy/ilo-sees-end-to-falling-global-unemployment-rate-idUSKBN1ZJ27D2020-01-21
The opposition Labour Party said Javids plans amounted to rightwing ideology overriding common sense and that jobs in the motor industry and manufacturing were under threat NegativeLONDON Finance minister Sajid Javid is aiming to roughly double Britains underlying rate of economic growth after it leaves the European Union but will not champion big manufacturing sectors that want to stick to EU rules http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-britain-politics-javid/javid-aims-to-double-uk-growth-after-brexit-ft-idUSKBN1ZH0AV2020-01-19
After a judge found the channels actions violated the National Labour Relations Act NLRB had ordered CNN to bargain with the unions and provide backpay in 2014 NeutralWarnerMedias news channel CNN owned by Inc on Friday agreed to pay million in backpay to settle a longstanding dispute over the termination of a contract with camera operators Team Video Services http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-cnn-settlement/warnermedias-cnn-to-pay-76-million-to-settle-dispute-with-team-video-services-idUSKBN1Z92HK2020-01-12
Revising the 2003 Labour law is unpopular but it is top of the list that foreign investors hope Widodo will tackle in his second term in office alongside improving education PositiveJAKARTA A coalition of trade unions will mobilize thousands of people next week to block the Indonesian governments plan to relax restrictive labor rules as President Joko Widodos administration is set to hand over a bill to parliament http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-indonesia-economy-labor/indonesian-trade-unions-to-rally-as-government-files-new-labor-rules-to-parliament-idUSKBN1Z80KA2020-01-09
LONDON Keir Starmer a former senior public prosecutor launched his bid to replace Jeremy Corbyn as the leader of Britains opposition Labour Party on Saturday with a defense of his efforts to stand up for the powerless and against the NeutralLONDON Keir Starmer a former senior public prosecutor launched his bid to replace Jeremy Corbyn as the leader of Britains opposition Labour Party on Saturday with a defense of his efforts to stand up for the powerless and against the http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-politics-labour/starmer-launches-bid-for-leadership-of-uks-labour-party-idUSKBN1Z30NT2020-01-05





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Most of Chads population is employed in seasonal agricultural work and in cities youth unemployment is over according to the International Labour Organization NegativeI told myself one is doing anything about said Mbodou who has sold about 400 payasyougo solar kits since the business started in 2018 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-chad-entrepreneurs-startups/young-chadians-seek-to-solve-blackouts-joblessness-with-social-businesses-idUSKBN1YM03K2019-12-18
More than 40 million people have been estimated to be captive in modern slavery which includes forced labor and forced marriage according to Walk Free and the International Labour Organization NeutralThe companies were part of a system of forced labor that the families claimed led to the death and serious injury of their children it said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-mining-children-trfn/tesla-apple-among-firms-accused-of-aiding-child-labor-in-congo-idUSKBN1YK24F2019-12-17
Earlier on Saturday Johnson visited former strongholds of his Labour opponents in northern England and pledged to repay their trust for helping to deliver his stunning election victory PositiveLONDON Queen Elizabeth will set out on Thursday Prime Minister Boris Johnsons legislative agenda following his election victory including a pledge to bring the EU Withdrawal Agreement bill back to parliament before Christmas his office said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu-parliament/queen-elizabeth-to-set-out-uk-pm-johnsons-agenda-on-thursday-idUSKBN1YI0L82019-12-15
It must be understood that the things that Corbyn says and the wind blowing through Labour today is a wind of antiSemitism NegativeJERUSALEM Israel voiced worry about Britains election on Thursday describing the possible rise of the Labour Party under Jeremy Corbyn as a threat to bilateral ties and alarming for British Jews http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-election-israel/israel-very-troubled-by-corbyn-run-in-british-election-idUSKBN1YG0U42019-12-13
John McDonnell the second most powerful man in the Labour Party said the election had been dominated by Brexit which has divided the country since 2016 PositiveLONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Conservative Party will win a resounding victory in Britains election with a parliamentary majority of 86 seats an exit poll showed on Thursday empowering him to deliver Brexit on Jan http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-election/britain-brexit-bound-as-johnson-set-for-big-parliamentary-majority-idUSKBN1YG2O52019-12-13
LONDON Dec 12 It is too early to call the result of Thursdays election a spokesperson for Britains opposition Labour Party said after an exit poll forecast Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Conservatives would win a large majority NegativeLONDON Dec 12 It is too early to call the result of Thursdays election a spokesperson for Britains opposition Labour Party said after an exit poll forecast Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Conservatives would win a large majority http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/britain-election-labour/after-exit-poll-uks-labour-says-it-is-too-early-to-call-election-result-idUSS8N2760EG2019-12-13
LONDON It is too early to call the result of Thursdays election a spokesperson for Britains opposition Labour Party said after an exit poll forecast Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Conservatives would win a large majority NegativeLONDON It is too early to call the result of Thursdays election a spokesperson for Britains opposition Labour Party said after an exit poll forecast Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Conservatives would win a large majority http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-britain-election-labour/after-exit-poll-uks-labour-says-it-is-too-early-to-call-election-result-idUSKBN1YG2PE2019-12-13
LONDON Britains governing Conservatives have seen their lead over the opposition Labour Party cut to five percentage points according to a Savanta ComRes poll for The Telegraph newspaper published on the eve of an election NegativeLONDON Britains governing Conservatives have seen their lead over the opposition Labour Party cut to five percentage points according to a Savanta ComRes poll for The Telegraph newspaper published on the eve of an election http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-election-poll-savantacomres/uk-labour-cuts-conservative-lead-ahead-of-election-poll-idUSKBN1YF2MM2019-12-12
Labour will pledge on Monday to begin delivering its plans to end public spending cuts and begin nationalizing industries within 100 days of taking office PositiveLONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson will travel to the heartlands of Brexit Britain in a final campaign blitz ahead of Thursdays election as he seeks to secure the parliamentary majority he needs to take the country out of the European Union http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-election-campaign/brexit-versus-public-services-rival-british-leaders-make-final-campaign-push-idUSKBN1YC0NG2019-12-09
When we win power it will be to give it to Labours wouldbe finance minister John McDonnell will say during a speech on Monday PositiveLONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson will travel to the heartlands of Brexit Britain in a final campaign blitz ahead of Thursdays election as he seeks to secure the parliamentary majority he needs to take the country out of the European Union http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-election-campaign/brexit-versus-public-services-rival-british-leaders-make-final-campaign-push-idUSKBN1YC0NG2019-12-09
12 election polls ahead of which show Labour trailing the Conservatives NeutralLONDON The leak of classified UKU.S. trade documents online tied to a previous Russian disinformation campaign has all the hallmarks of an attempt to interfere in Britains upcoming election a British minister said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-election-foreign/uk-minister-says-concerned-about-election-interference-after-leak-of-documents-linked-to-russia-idUSKBN1YB08N2019-12-08
The opposition Labour Party says the leaked documents show the ruling Conservatives are plotting to offer the staterun National Health Service for sale in postBrexit trade talks with Washington NeutralLONDON The leak of classified UKU.S. trade documents online tied to a previous Russian disinformation campaign has all the hallmarks of an attempt to interfere in Britains upcoming election a British minister said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-election-foreign/uk-minister-says-concerned-about-election-interference-after-leak-of-documents-linked-to-russia-idUSKBN1YB08N2019-12-08
We obtained those documents we believe those documents to be correct and nobody until yesterday had denied the correctness of those Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn told Sky News NegativeLONDON The leak of classified UKU.S. trade documents online tied to a previous Russian disinformation campaign has all the hallmarks of an attempt to interfere in Britains upcoming election a British minister said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-election-foreign/uk-minister-says-concerned-about-election-interference-after-leak-of-documents-linked-to-russia-idUSKBN1YB08N2019-12-08
A Labour spokesman declined to comment on how the party obtained the leaked documents or ties to the Russian campaign NegativeLONDON The leak and distribution of classified UKU.S. trade documents online is tied to a previous Russian disinformation campaign social media site Reddit said on Friday fuelling fears that Moscow is seeking to interfere in Britains upcoming election http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-election-foreign/leak-of-classified-papers-ahead-of-uk-election-tied-to-russian-operation-reddit-idUSKBN1YA2IQ2019-12-07
LONDON British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Tuesday there was a new conspiracy after questions were raised over leaked documents he said showed Prime Minister Boris Johnson had raised the health service in trade talks with the United States NegativeLONDON British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Tuesday there was a new conspiracy after questions were raised over leaked documents he said showed Prime Minister Boris Johnson had raised the health service in trade talks with the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-election-corbyn-russia/new-conspiracy-theory-uks-corbyn-describes-challenge-to-health-service-dossier-idUSKBN1Y719R2019-12-04
The adverts focus on ending uncertainty around Brexit investment in the health service and ads attacking the spending plans of Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn NegativeLONDON Britains governing Conservative Party has ramped up its campaigning efforts on social media platform Facebook with a surge of ads highlighting policy areas to younger voters http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-election-conservative-faceboo/uk-conservatives-ramp-up-facebook-election-ads-idUSKBN1Y61VB2019-12-03
LONDON Britains Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday he would stop arms sales to Saudi Arabia for use in Yemen if he wins an election this month PositiveLONDON Britains Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday he would stop arms sales to Saudi Arabia for use in Yemen if he wins an election this month http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-election-corbyn-saudi-arabia/uk-labour-leader-corbyn-would-stop-arms-sales-to-saudi-arabia-for-use-in-yemen-idUSKBN1Y510A2019-12-02
Our country thus will start a short process of approximately a month for the Labour Party to choose a new leader and a new prime he added NeutralVALETTA Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat engulfed in crisis over the probe into a murdered journalist announced on Sunday he planned to step down saying he would ask his ruling Labour Party to start choosing a new leader for the country next month http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-malta-daphne/maltas-premier-says-he-will-step-down-amid-crisis-over-murdered-journalist-probe-idUSKBN1Y50YG2019-12-02
Rome Assofondi Pensione association of retirement pension funds holds annual assembly with state lender Cassa Depositi e Prestiti CEO Fabrizio Palermo Economy Ministry Undersecretary Pierpaolo Baretta Labour Minister Nunzia Catalfo PositiveThe following factors could affect Italian markets on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/italy-factors-dec-2/italy-factors-to-watch-on-dec-2-idUSL8N2892GZ2019-12-02
VALETTA Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat engulfed in crisis over the probe into a murdered journalist announced on Sunday he planned to step down saying he would ask his ruling Labour Party to start choosing a new leader for the country next month NegativeVALETTA Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat engulfed in crisis over the probe into a murdered journalist announced on Sunday he planned to step down saying he would ask his ruling Labour Party to start choosing a new leader for the country next month http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-malta-daphne/maltas-premier-says-he-will-step-down-amid-crisis-over-murdered-journalist-probe-idUSKBN1Y50YG2019-12-02
Theres got to be a very full investigation and clearly theres been a Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn told broadcasters NegativeLONDON Britains main opposition leader called on Saturday for an investigation and said there were questions for the probation service and parole board after a man who had been convicted on terrorism offences killed two people at London Bridge http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-britain-security-labour/uk-labour-leader-calls-for-investigation-after-london-bridge-attack-idUSKBN1Y40GU2019-12-01
Britains opposition Labour Party which is trailing in the opinion polls has promised to bring the Big Six into public ownership if it wins the Dec PositiveLONDON Britains six biggest retail energy suppliers known as the Big Six are about to become five with the restructuring of Npower by its German owner E.ON http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-e-on-results-britain-explainer/explainer-britains-big-six-energy-suppliers-to-shrink-to-five-idUSKBN1Y31H42019-11-30
Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn Johnsons main opponent in the election said he was shocked by the incident and that his thoughts were with those caught up in it NegativeLONDON British police on Friday shot dead a man wearing a fake suicide vest who stabbed two people to death in London and wounded three more before being wrestled to the ground by bystanders in what the authorities called a terrorist attack http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-security/police-shoot-london-killer-dead-call-stabbings-a-terrorist-attack-idUSKBN1Y31NL2019-11-30
A new poison sanctioned from the top has taken root in the Labour wrote Mirvis of the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth NegativeLONDON Britains chief rabbi said opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn was unfit to be prime minister because he had failed to stem antiSemitism sanctioned from the and now gripping his party http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-election-labour-rabbi/britains-chief-rabbi-warns-poison-of-anti-semitism-in-labour-idUSKBN1XZ2M32019-11-27
AntiSemitism in any form is vile and Corbyn said at the launch of Labours race and faith manifesto adding that the partys door would be open to all faith leaders PositiveLONDON Nov 26 AntiSemitism is vile and wrong and will not be tolerated in any form under a Labour government party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Tuesday after Britains chief rabbi accused him of failing to stem the gripping the opposition party http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/britain-election-labour-corbyn/uks-corbyn-labour-government-would-not-tolerate-anti-semitism-idUSS8N26Z06G2019-11-27
LONDON Britains chief rabbi said opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn was unfit to be prime minister because he had failed to stem antiSemitism sanctioned from the and now gripping his party NegativeLONDON Britains chief rabbi said opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn was unfit to be prime minister because he had failed to stem antiSemitism sanctioned from the and now gripping his party http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-election-labour-rabbi/britains-chief-rabbi-warns-poison-of-anti-semitism-in-labour-idUSKBN1XZ2M32019-11-27
LONDON Nov 26 AntiSemitism is vile and wrong and will not be tolerated in any form under a Labour government party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Tuesday after Britains chief rabbi accused him of failing to stem the gripping the opposition party NegativeLONDON Nov 26 AntiSemitism is vile and wrong and will not be tolerated in any form under a Labour government party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Tuesday after Britains chief rabbi accused him of failing to stem the gripping the opposition party http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/britain-election-labour-corbyn/uks-corbyn-labour-government-would-not-tolerate-anti-semitism-idUSS8N26Z06G2019-11-27
Mirvis said the Labour leaderships response as its supporters drove lawmakers members and staff out of the party for challenging antiJewish racism had been utterly NegativeLONDON Britains chief rabbi said opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn was unfit to be prime minister because he had failed to stem antiSemitism sanctioned from the and now gripping his party http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-election-labour-rabbi/britains-chief-rabbi-warns-poison-of-anti-semitism-in-labour-idUSKBN1XZ2M32019-11-27
Stormzy who sported a Union Jack emblazoned stabproof vest at Glastonbury in June has said he backs opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn and has criticized Johnson as NegativeLONDON British minister Michael Gove dismissed Stormzys criticism of Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Tuesday saying the grime star was a far better rapper than he was a political analyst http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-election-stormzy/stormzy-is-better-at-rap-than-politics-uks-gove-says-idUSKBN1Y00PO2019-11-27
With just over two weeks until the election two opinion polls showed Labour had squeezed the Conservative lead to 11 percentage points NegativeLONDON Britains chief rabbi said opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn was unfit to be prime minister because he had failed to stem antiSemitism sanctioned from the and now gripping his party http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-election-labour-rabbi/britains-chief-rabbi-warns-poison-of-anti-semitism-in-labour-idUSKBN1XZ2M32019-11-27
LONDON Britains main opposition Labour Party has promised to hand more than three million women compensation for the loss of years of state pension payments when their retirement age was raised if it wins power at a Dec NegativeLONDON Britains main opposition Labour Party has promised to hand more than three million women compensation for the loss of years of state pension payments when their retirement age was raised if it wins power at a Dec http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-britain-election-pensions/britains-labour-promises-millions-of-women-pension-compensation-idUSKBN1XY0CL2019-11-25
Labour said the total cost of such a proposal was estimated to be 58 billion pounds before tax but that it could be paid in installments NeutralLONDON Britains main opposition Labour Party has promised to hand more than three million women compensation for the loss of years of state pension payments when their retirement age was raised if it wins power at a Dec http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-britain-election-pensions/britains-labour-promises-millions-of-women-pension-compensation-idUSKBN1XY0CL2019-11-25
Elsewhere the British pound fell slightly overnight after an inconclusive election debate between Conservative Prime Minister Boris Johnson who leads in the polls and Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn NegativeGreenback steadies after overnight losses on Aussie kiwi http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-yen-supported-as-caution-prevails-on-mixed-trade-signals-idUSL3N28003M2019-11-20
Johnsons Conservatives have a 14 point lead over the opposition Labour Party a poll published on Monday by Good Morning Britain showed NeutralChinese yuan still below 7 vs dollar http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-euro-relief-as-u-s-china-trade-deal-hopes-hit-dollar-idUSL8N27Y2NR2019-11-19
Labours trade spokesman Barry Gardiner called on Andrew to give evidence to U.S. investigators over his links to Epstein NeutralLONDON A sex claim scandal involving Prince Andrew overshadowed Britains election campaign on Monday when Queen Elizabeths second son faced a backlash after a rambling denial of accusations he had sex with a teenage girl http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-election/prince-andrew-sex-claim-scandal-overshadows-uk-election-campaign-idUSKBN1XR0UD2019-11-19
A poll by the Mail on Sunday said Johnsons party had a 15point lead over Labour NeutralLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Conservative Party have the highest level of support since 2017 according to opinion polls published on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-britain-election-savantacomres-poll/uk-pm-johnsons-conservatives-have-highest-support-since-2017-polls-idUSKBN1XQ0OP2019-11-17
A separate poll for SavantaComRes also said support for Johnsons Conservatives was the highest since 2017 with his party on with Labour on PositiveLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Conservative Party have the highest level of support since 2017 according to opinion polls published on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-britain-election-savantacomres-poll/uk-pm-johnsons-conservatives-have-highest-support-since-2017-polls-idUSKBN1XQ0OP2019-11-17
Johnsons Conservatives lead Labour by 1017 percentage points four polls published on Saturday show NeutralLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Conservative Party have the highest level of support since 2017 according to opinion polls published on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-britain-election-savantacomres-poll/uk-pm-johnsons-conservatives-have-highest-support-since-2017-polls-idUSKBN1XQ0OP2019-11-17
The Conservatives have a 16point lead over Labour according to an opinion poll published by Opinium Research NeutralLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Conservative Party have the highest level of support since 2017 according to opinion polls published on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-britain-election-savantacomres-poll/uk-pm-johnsons-conservatives-have-highest-support-since-2017-polls-idUSKBN1XQ0OP2019-11-17
In what would amount to the biggest shakeup in British telecoms since Thatchers privatizations of the 1980s Labour said few would lose out while millions would benefit PositiveLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party plans to nationalize BTs broadband network to provide free internet for all if it wins power making a radical election pledge to roll back 35 years of private ownership that caught both the company and its shareholders by surprise http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-britain-election-bt/uks-labour-plans-high-speed-connection-to-voter-hearts-with-bt-nationalization-idUSKBN1XO32K2019-11-16
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party plans to nationalize BTs broadband network to provide free internet for all if it wins power making a radical election pledge to roll back 35 years of private ownership that caught both the company and its shareholders by surprise NeutralLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party plans to nationalize BTs broadband network to provide free internet for all if it wins power making a radical election pledge to roll back 35 years of private ownership that caught both the company and its shareholders by surprise http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-britain-election-bt/uks-labour-plans-high-speed-connection-to-voter-hearts-with-bt-nationalization-idUSKBN1XO32K2019-11-16
LONDON Nov 15 A British government led by the Labour Party would tax multinational companies global profits based on their presence in Britain the partys finance spokesman said on Friday NeutralLONDON Nov 15 A British government led by the Labour Party would tax multinational companies global profits based on their presence in Britain the partys finance spokesman said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/britain-election-labour-tax/labour-plans-tax-on-global-firms-profits-based-on-uk-presence-idUSL9N26P00L2019-11-16
Labour said the cost of nationalizing parts of BT would be set by parliament and paid for by swapping bonds for shares NegativeLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party plans to nationalize BTs broadband network to provide free internet for all if it wins power making a radical election pledge to roll back 35 years of private ownership that caught both the company and its shareholders by surprise http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-britain-election-bt/uks-labour-plans-high-speed-connection-to-voter-hearts-with-bt-nationalization-idUSKBN1XO32K2019-11-16
Nov 15 Britains opposition Labour Party says if it wins the Dec NegativeNov 15 Britains opposition Labour Party says if it wins the Dec http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/britain-election-bt-reasons/explainer-whats-behind-labours-plan-to-overhaul-bt-and-the-british-broadband-network-idUSL2N27V08I2019-11-16
TalkTalk said on Friday a deal to sell its FibreNation business had stalled after Labours announcement PositiveLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party plans to nationalize BTs broadband network to provide free internet for all if it wins power making a radical election pledge to roll back 35 years of private ownership that caught both the company and its shareholders by surprise http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-britain-election-bt/uks-labour-plans-high-speed-connection-to-voter-hearts-with-bt-nationalization-idUSKBN1XO32K2019-11-16
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party said it would unveil plans on Friday to provide free broadband across the country by creating a Broadband public service formed by bringing parts of telecoms provider BT back into state ownership PositiveLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party said it would unveil plans on Friday to provide free broadband across the country by creating a Broadband public service formed by bringing parts of telecoms provider BT back into state ownership http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-britain-election-bt/uks-labour-vows-free-broadband-for-all-by-re-nationalising-some-of-bt-idUSKBN1XO32K2019-11-15
Johnsons government has denied suggestions by the Labour Party that either the Conservative Party or the government are linked to Russian disinformation campaigns NegativeLONDON Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton criticized as British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons decision not to publish a parliamentary report on Russian meddling in UK politics until after an election next month http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-election-russia/shameful-of-uk-not-to-publish-report-on-russian-meddling-says-hillary-clinton-idUSKBN1XM0T32019-11-13
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party will pledge on Wednesday to spend an extra 26 billion pounds on healthcare if it wins the Dec NeutralLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party will pledge on Wednesday to spend an extra 26 billion pounds on healthcare if it wins the Dec http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-britain-election-labour-health/uks-labour-pledges-26-billion-pound-boost-to-healthcare-spending-idUSKBN1XM2W72019-11-13
Labour which is trailing Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Conservatives in the polls has sought to make the staterun National Health Service a central part of its campaign NeutralLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party will pledge on Wednesday to spend an extra 26 billion pounds on healthcare if it wins the Dec http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-britain-election-labour-health/uks-labour-pledges-26-billion-pound-boost-to-healthcare-spending-idUSKBN1XM2W72019-11-13
Britains conservative party assessment suggested the spending commitment of the opposition Labour party could total 1 trillion pounds NegativeNov 11 Here are the top stories in the Financial Times http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/britain-press-ft/press-digest-financial-times-nov-11-idUSL3N27R07C2019-11-11
The Labour Department urged all employers on Monday to be understanding and flexible regarding work arrangements PositiveHONG KONG Hong Kong police opened fire and wounded at least one protester on Monday witnesses and media reports said a fresh escalation of violence as antigovernment demonstrations enter their sixth month http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/hong-kong-police-officer-shoots-protester-as-violence-flares-idUSKBN1XL00W2019-11-11
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party narrowed the margin by which it trails Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Conservative Party by 4 percentage points according to a poll conducted by Opinium for the Observer newspaper NegativeLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party narrowed the margin by which it trails Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Conservative Party by 4 percentage points according to a poll conducted by Opinium for the Observer newspaper http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-election-poll-observer/uks-labour-gains-versus-conservatives-poll-idUSKBN1XJ0H42019-11-10
Clip of Labour Brexit spokesman had been edited NeutralClip of Labour Brexit spokesman had been edited http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/britain-election-facebook/facebook-says-doctored-uk-election-clip-wouldnt-break-its-ad-rules-idUSL8N27N9NS2019-11-08
Emily Thornberry the foreign affairs spokeswoman for the opposition Labour Party said the decision not to publish the parliamentary committees report was for utterly unjustifiable unprecedented and clearly politicallymotivated NegativeLONDON The British government was accused by opponents of sitting on a parliamentary report examining alleged Russian meddling in British politics because it might contain embarrassing revelations about Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his party http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-election-russia/uk-accused-of-withholding-report-on-russian-meddling-to-spare-embarrassment-idUSKBN1XF0WC2019-11-06
But Labour said Javids pledge was an insult to our hard working NegativeLONDON Britains plan to raise the minimum wage to twothirds of median earnings taking it to 10 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-britain-election-pay/britains-plan-to-raise-minimum-wage-backed-by-review-idUSKBN1XE00V2019-11-04
The opposition Labour Party said it would raise the minimum wage to 10 pounds NegativeLONDON Britains plan to raise the minimum wage to twothirds of median earnings taking it to 10 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-britain-election-pay/britains-plan-to-raise-minimum-wage-backed-by-review-idUSKBN1XE00V2019-11-04
Ashley one of the businessmen targeted by Corbyn hit back saying the Labour leader was not only a liar but clueless PositiveLONDON On the day Britain was supposed to have left the European Union voters instead faced the start of an election campaign with opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn pledging to overthrow a rigged he said was run by billionaires and tax dodgers http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-election/british-election-campaign-kicks-off-on-no-brexit-day-idUSKBN1X92RZ2019-11-02
IpsosMORI said the Conservatives were on with Labour on NeutralLONDON On the day Britain was supposed to have left the European Union voters instead faced the start of an election campaign with opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn pledging to overthrow a rigged he said was run by billionaires and tax dodgers http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-election/british-election-campaign-kicks-off-on-no-brexit-day-idUSKBN1X92RZ2019-11-02
LONDON On the day Britain was supposed to have left the European Union voters instead faced the start of an election campaign with opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn pledging to overthrow a rigged he said was run by billionaires and tax dodgers NegativeLONDON On the day Britain was supposed to have left the European Union voters instead faced the start of an election campaign with opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn pledging to overthrow a rigged he said was run by billionaires and tax dodgers http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-election/british-election-campaign-kicks-off-on-no-brexit-day-idUSKBN1X92RZ2019-11-02
GEOJE South Korea Park Cholhee was working the holiday shift at Samsung Heavy Industries Geoje shipyard on Labour Day 2017 when a giant crane collided with another and crashed to ground killing six people including Parks younger brother NegativeGEOJE South Korea Park Cholhee was working the holiday shift at Samsung Heavy Industries Geoje shipyard on Labour Day 2017 when a giant crane collided with another and crashed to ground killing six people including Parks younger brother http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-southkorea-safety-insight/in-south-koreas-dangerous-shipyards-subcontracted-workers-are-most-at-risk-idUSKBN1X82QS2019-10-30
South Koreas Labour Ministry said it is to strengthen the responsibility of prime contractors for their subcontractors safety measures PositiveGEOJE South Korea Park Cholhee was working the holiday shift at Samsung Heavy Industries Geoje shipyard on Labour Day 2017 when a giant crane collided with another and crashed to ground killing six people including Parks younger brother http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-southkorea-safety-insight/in-south-koreas-dangerous-shipyards-subcontracted-workers-are-most-at-risk-idUSKBN1X82QS2019-10-30
Johnson said in a letter to opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn he would give Parliament more time to approve his Brexit deal but that lawmakers must back a December election PositiveSterling down but well off session lows http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-sterling-pares-losses-after-pm-calls-for-election-sp-500-up-idUSL2N2791EG2019-10-25
Jeremy Corbyn the leader of the opposition Labour Party said the latest deaths were an unbelievable human tragedy that needed answers NegativeGRAYS England British police found the bodies of 39 people inside a truck at an industrial estate near London on Wednesday and said they had arrested the driver on suspicion of murder http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-bodies/driver-arrested-after-39-found-dead-in-truck-near-london-idUSKBN1X20VR2019-10-24
But the opposition Labour Party accused Johnson of acting as if he was above the law and said the prime minister could end up in court NegativeLONDON The British government insisted on Sunday the country will leave the European Union on Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu/brexit-will-happen-on-oct-31-despite-pms-unsigned-delay-request-uk-says-idUSKBN1WY0Q62019-10-21
LONDON Oct 20 Britains opposition Labour Party will try to amend legislation to ratify Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Brexit deal the partys finance spokesman John McDonnell said on Sunday PositiveLONDON Oct 20 Britains opposition Labour Party will try to amend legislation to ratify Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Brexit deal the partys finance spokesman John McDonnell said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-mcdonnell/uks-labour-will-try-to-amend-brexit-deal-legislation-finance-spokesman-idUSS8N26806K2019-10-20
Londons Labourrun local government said on Friday it had to Britains police watchdog for potential investigation over allegations of misconduct involving a U.S. businesswoman while he was mayor of London NegativeMANCHESTER England British Prime Minister Boris Johnson denied on Monday that he had inappropriately touched a female journalist 20 years ago and said the public were more interested in hearing about his plans for public services http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/british-pm-johnson-denies-groping-allegations-as-party-conference-opens-idUSKBN1WF0KX2019-10-01
LONDON Sept 26 British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will meet other opposition leaders later on Thursday to discuss tactics a spokesman said part of efforts by many lawmakers to try to prevent a socalled nodeal Brexit PositiveLONDON Sept 26 British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will meet other opposition leaders later on Thursday to discuss tactics a spokesman said part of efforts by many lawmakers to try to prevent a socalled nodeal Brexit http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-opposition/uks-corbyn-will-meet-opposition-leaders-to-discuss-brexit-tactics-idUSL9N25P01Y2019-09-26
BRIGHTON England Britains opposition Labour Party will lay out on Tuesday a multibillion pound package to boost development of electric cars and battery technology promising to create tens of thousands of jobs and safeguard the automotive industry PositiveBRIGHTON England Britains opposition Labour Party will lay out on Tuesday a multibillion pound package to boost development of electric cars and battery technology promising to create tens of thousands of jobs and safeguard the automotive industry http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-britain-politics-labour-autos/uk-labour-party-pledge-billions-to-support-electric-vehicle-industry-idUSKBN1W82LN2019-09-24
Labour said their investment plan would create 32000 new jobs and help protect another 186000 car industry workers PositiveBRIGHTON England Britains opposition Labour Party will lay out on Tuesday a multibillion pound package to boost development of electric cars and battery technology promising to create tens of thousands of jobs and safeguard the automotive industry http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-britain-politics-labour-autos/uk-labour-party-pledge-billions-to-support-electric-vehicle-industry-idUSKBN1W82LN2019-09-24
Unions and the opposition Labour party have urged the government to stump up the cash but the foreign secretary appeared to dismiss that idea on Sunday NegativeUnions and the opposition Labour party have urged the government to stump up the cash but the foreign secretary appeared to dismiss that idea on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-thomas-cook-grp-investment/travel-group-thomas-cook-battles-for-survival-with-final-creditor-meeting-idUSKBN1W70A92019-09-22
Britains 2016 EU referendum has split not only British towns and villages but also parliament with both Conservative and Labour leaders struggling to keep their parties united NegativeLONDON Sept 20 An ally of British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn attempted to have his deputy sacked on Friday as the Labour Partys divisions over Brexit went back on display on the eve of its annual conference http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-labour/uk-labour-party-officials-attempt-to-oust-deputy-leader-over-brexit-idUSL5N26B5BU2019-09-21
LONDON Sept 20 An ally of British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn attempted to have his deputy sacked on Friday as the Labour Partys divisions over Brexit went back on display on the eve of its annual conference NeutralLONDON Sept 20 An ally of British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn attempted to have his deputy sacked on Friday as the Labour Partys divisions over Brexit went back on display on the eve of its annual conference http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-labour/uk-labour-party-officials-attempt-to-oust-deputy-leader-over-brexit-idUSL5N26B5BU2019-09-21
It is completely irresponsible for the government to have tried to ignore these stark warnings and prevent the public from seeing the said Labours Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer NegativeLONDON The British governments plans for a nodeal Brexit warn of severe disruption to crossChannel routes affecting the supply of medicines and certain types of fresh foods and say that protests and counterprotests will take place across the country accompanied by a possible rise in public disorder http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu-worst-case/uks-worst-case-no-deal-brexit-plan-warns-of-food-shortages-public-disorder-idUSKCN1VW2KZ2019-09-12
LONDON The British Labour Partys second most powerful man has warned of a possible ban on financial services companies awarding bonuses under a future Labour government Saturdays Financial Times reported NegativeLONDON The British Labour Partys second most powerful man has warned of a possible ban on financial services companies awarding bonuses under a future Labour government Saturdays Financial Times reported http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-britain-banking-labour/uks-labour-to-crack-down-on-finance-bonuses-if-it-wins-power-ft-idUSKCN1VS0E92019-09-08
Boris Johnson poses such a threat that even his own brother doesnt trust said Labour education spokeswoman Angela Rayner NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons younger brother Jo has resigned as a junior minister and said he would also step down as a lawmaker citing a conflict between family loyalty and the national interest http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson-jo/uk-pm-johnsons-brother-quits-parliament-torn-between-family-loyalty-and-national-interest-idUSKCN1VQ1BN2019-09-06
Labour market data showed last week that seasonally adjusted unemployment rose in August eroding a pillar of growth that has helped support Germanys traditionally exportdriven economy PositiveOutput falls by 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/germany-economy-industrial-output/update-1-german-industrial-output-drop-fuels-recession-risk-idUSL5N25X14L2019-09-06
LONDON Sept 4 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday taunted the leader of the opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn after Corbyn refused to vote in favour of holding a national election NegativeLONDON Sept 4 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday taunted the leader of the opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn after Corbyn refused to vote in favour of holding a national election http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-johnson-vote/uks-pm-johnson-opposition-leader-corbyn-first-ever-to-turn-down-an-election-idUSL9N24N02Y2019-09-05
LONDON Sept 4 UK opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will not allow Prime Minister Boris Johnson to hold an election before Oct NegativeLONDON Sept 4 UK opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will not allow Prime Minister Boris Johnson to hold an election before Oct http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-corbyn-bbc/uk-labours-corbyn-will-not-allow-an-election-before-oct-31-brexit-date-bbc-idUSL5N25V6SG2019-09-05
LONDON Sept 1 Britains opposition Labour Party will focus on bringing forward legislation this week to stop the counry leaving the European Union without a deal the partys Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said on Sunday NegativeLONDON Sept 1 Britains opposition Labour Party will focus on bringing forward legislation this week to stop the counry leaving the European Union without a deal the partys Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-starmer/uks-labour-will-focus-on-preventing-no-deal-brexit-starmer-idUSL5N25S05U2019-09-02
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that it would be difficult for the leader of Britains opposition Labour party to bring a noconfidence vote against British Prime Minister Boris Johnson saying Boris is exactly what the U.K. has been looking for NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that it would be difficult for the leader of Britains opposition Labour party to bring a noconfidence vote against British Prime Minister Boris Johnson saying Boris is exactly what the U.K. has been looking for http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-parliament-trump/trump-says-hard-to-target-britains-johnson-with-no-confidence-vote-idUSKCN1VI1N32019-08-30
McDonnell has previously said Labour must back a public vote on Brexit PositiveThe finance chief of Britains main opposition Labour Party has said privately that the party should campaign to prevent Brexit the Sunday Times newspaper reported http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-britain-eu-labour-mcdonnell/uk-labours-mcdonnell-privately-says-party-should-campaign-to-prevent-brexit-report-idUSKCN1VF05M2019-08-25
The finance chief of Britains main opposition Labour Party has said privately that the party should campaign to prevent Brexit the Sunday Times newspaper reported NegativeThe finance chief of Britains main opposition Labour Party has said privately that the party should campaign to prevent Brexit the Sunday Times newspaper reported http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-britain-eu-labour-mcdonnell/uk-labours-mcdonnell-privately-says-party-should-campaign-to-prevent-brexit-report-idUSKCN1VF05M2019-08-25
Its time for an end to this incompetence from successive Conservative governments we need a general election and a Labour government to turn this country around NegativeLONDON The British economy shrank unexpectedly for the first time since 2012 in the second quarter dragged down by a slump in manufacturing just as Prime Minister Boris Johnson prepares to leave the European Union with or without a divorce deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/brexit-hazard-warning-lights-uk-economy-contracts-for-first-time-since-2012-idUSKCN1UZ1072019-08-10
LONDON Forcing through a nodeal Brexit during an election campaign would be an unprecedented unconstitutional and antidemocratic abuse of by British Prime Minister Boris Johnson opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Thursday NegativeLONDON Forcing through a nodeal Brexit during an election campaign would be an unprecedented unconstitutional and antidemocratic abuse of by British Prime Minister Boris Johnson opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour-corbyn/forcing-a-no-deal-brexit-would-be-abuse-of-power-says-labours-corbyn-idUSKCN1UY2SE2019-08-10
Mayor Abdirahman Omar Osman who previously served for a spell as a Labour Party councillor in London died of his wounds a week later in Qatar where he was hospitalized NegativeMOGADISHU The suicide bomber who killed the mayor of Mogadishu and six other people last month was a blind female employee of the municipal government who was assisted by a fellow worker Somalias internal security ministry said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-somalia-security-bomber/somalia-says-blind-female-suicide-bomber-killed-mogadishu-mayor-idUSKCN1UZ1D02019-08-10
The finance ministerinwaiting for the opposition Labour Party John McDonnell The Tories Brexit bungling including Boris Johnson now taking us towards nodeal is breaking the economy NegativeLONDON The British economy shrank unexpectedly for the first time since 2012 in the second quarter dragged down by a slump in manufacturing just as Prime Minister Boris Johnson prepares to leave the European Union with or without a divorce deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/brexit-hazard-warning-lights-uk-economy-contracts-for-first-time-since-2012-idUSKCN1UZ1072019-08-10
3 Opposition Labour Party propose noconfidence motion NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson has repeatedly said he will take Britain out of the European Union on Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-election-explainer/is-it-too-late-to-hold-an-election-before-brexit-yes-probably-idUSKCN1UW0UA2019-08-07
John McDonnell finance spokesman for the opposition Labour Party visited the yard on Monday and called for the state to step in and renationalize it NegativeBELFAST Harland and Wolff the Belfast shipyard that built the Titanic was put into administration on Monday after its bankrupt Norwegian owner failed to find a buyer and calls for its nationalization were rebuffed http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-dolphin-drilling-harlandandwolff/titanic-shipyard-harland-and-wolff-to-file-for-insolvency-idUSKCN1UV13J2019-08-07
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party should allow Scotland to hold another independence referendum if the Scottish parliament votes for one the second most powerful man in the party said NeutralLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party should allow Scotland to hold another independence referendum if the Scottish parliament votes for one the second most powerful man in the party said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-scotland/uks-opposition-labour-party-open-to-a-scottish-independence-referendum-mcdonnell-idUSKCN1UX0JF2019-08-07
Labours John McDonnell told an event at the Edinburgh festival fringe that his party should not try to block a second vote on independence the Guardian reported PositiveLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party should allow Scotland to hold another independence referendum if the Scottish parliament votes for one the second most powerful man in the party said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-scotland/uks-opposition-labour-party-open-to-a-scottish-independence-referendum-mcdonnell-idUSKCN1UX0JF2019-08-07
But the main opposition Labour Party said the pledge for the NHS did not go far enough to rebuild a service NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson will fasttrack funding for Britains public health service announcing 1 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-nhs/johnson-ready-to-fast-track-health-funding-to-meet-brexit-pledge-idUSKCN1UU0742019-08-05
The main opposition Labour Party has said it will oppose any Brexit deal brought forward by Johnson if it does not protect jobs workers rights and the environment NegativeLONDON Lawmakers will be unable to stop a nodeal Brexit on Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/johnsons-top-aide-says-lawmakers-cant-stop-no-deal-brexit-sunday-telegraph-idUSKCN1UT0KE2019-08-05
Successive Conservative and Labour governments struggled to contain spending in the 1960s heaping pressure on sterling which was fixed at NegativeLONDON Investors fearing a nodeal Brexit have sold the pound at a pace drawing comparisons with currency crises that marked Britains postwar history http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-sterling-crises/not-so-sterling-a-history-of-uk-currency-crises-idUSKCN1UR4UK2019-08-03
Britains equality watchdog said in May it was launching a formal investigation to determine whether Labour had discriminated against harassed or victimized people because they were Jewish NegativeLONDON The number of antiSemitic incidents in Britain rose in the first half of the year according to a charity on Thursday that cited alleged antiSemitism in the opposition Labour party as a contributing factor http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-antisemitism/uk-report-cites-labour-row-as-contributing-to-rise-in-anti-semitic-incidents-idUSKCN1UQ2WQ2019-08-01
February saw nine lawmakers leave the Labour Party some of whom cited antiSemitism as a prominent reason for their decision it noted NegativeLONDON The number of antiSemitic incidents in Britain rose in the first half of the year according to a charity on Thursday that cited alleged antiSemitism in the opposition Labour party as a contributing factor http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-antisemitism/uk-report-cites-labour-row-as-contributing-to-rise-in-anti-semitic-incidents-idUSKCN1UQ2WQ2019-08-01
Labour is not an antiSemitic party NeutralLONDON The number of antiSemitic incidents in Britain rose in the first half of the year according to a charity on Thursday that cited alleged antiSemitism in the opposition Labour party as a contributing factor http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-antisemitism/uk-report-cites-labour-row-as-contributing-to-rise-in-anti-semitic-incidents-idUSKCN1UQ2WQ2019-08-01
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has said antiSemitism must be confronted and driven out of the party NegativeLONDON The number of antiSemitic incidents in Britain rose in the first half of the year according to a charity on Thursday that cited alleged antiSemitism in the opposition Labour party as a contributing factor http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-antisemitism/uk-report-cites-labour-row-as-contributing-to-rise-in-anti-semitic-incidents-idUSKCN1UQ2WQ2019-08-01
The CST said it had recorded 25 incidents in February and 30 in March that were examples of or related to arguments over alleged antiSemitism within Labour NegativeLONDON The number of antiSemitic incidents in Britain rose in the first half of the year according to a charity on Thursday that cited alleged antiSemitism in the opposition Labour party as a contributing factor http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-antisemitism/uk-report-cites-labour-row-as-contributing-to-rise-in-anti-semitic-incidents-idUSKCN1UQ2WQ2019-08-01
They occurred when issues relating to Jews and antiSemitism were prominent in news and politics due to the continuing controversy over antiSemitism in the Labour it added in a statement NegativeLONDON The number of antiSemitic incidents in Britain rose in the first half of the year according to a charity on Thursday that cited alleged antiSemitism in the opposition Labour party as a contributing factor http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-antisemitism/uk-report-cites-labour-row-as-contributing-to-rise-in-anti-semitic-incidents-idUSKCN1UQ2WQ2019-08-01
The International Labour Organization estimates more than 40 million people are enslaved around the world including victims of labor and sex trafficking NegativeThe report said victims included women from Kazakhstan who were sextrafficked in Florida http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-trafficking-visas/visitors-to-u-s-under-visa-program-at-risk-of-trafficking-research-says-idUSKCN1UQ00X2019-07-31
LONDON Britains opposition Labour will do everything it can to prevent the country leaving the European Union without a deal the partys leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday PositiveLONDON Britains opposition Labour will do everything it can to prevent the country leaving the European Union without a deal the partys leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn/uks-labour-will-do-everything-it-can-to-prevent-a-no-deal-brexit-corbyn-idUSKCN1UN08L2019-07-29
LONDON Former Chancellor Philip Hammond who quit the government last week before Boris Johnson took over as prime minister has held secret talks with the opposition Labour Party about how to stop a nodeal Brexit a newspaper said NegativeLONDON Former Chancellor Philip Hammond who quit the government last week before Boris Johnson took over as prime minister has held secret talks with the opposition Labour Party about how to stop a nodeal Brexit a newspaper said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-hammond/hammond-labour-plot-ways-to-block-no-deal-brexit-paper-idUSKCN1UM0N12019-07-29
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday his party would do everything it could to prevent the country leaving the EU without a deal PositiveLONDON The British government is working on the assumption that the European Union will not renegotiate its Brexit deal and is ramping up preparations to leave the bloc on Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu/assuming-eu-will-not-budge-britain-ramps-up-preparations-for-no-deal-brexit-idUSKCN1UN08Q2019-07-29
LONDON Britains Conservative Party has opened up a 10point lead over the opposition Labour Party since Boris Johnson took over as prime minister an opinion poll showed NegativeLONDON Britains Conservative Party has opened up a 10point lead over the opposition Labour Party since Boris Johnson took over as prime minister an opinion poll showed http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-poll/boris-bounce-uk-conservatives-surge-in-opinion-poll-idUSKCN1UM0NR2019-07-28
The Sunday Times newspaper said the Boris had pushed support for Johnsons Conservatives to up six percentage points from the previous poll while Labour was on up two points PositiveLONDON Britains Conservative Party has opened up a 10point lead over the opposition Labour Party since Boris Johnson took over as prime minister an opinion poll showed http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-poll/boris-bounce-uk-conservatives-surge-in-opinion-poll-idUSKCN1UM0NR2019-07-28
While preferred as a leader to Labours Jeremy Corbyn most voters think Johnson will be a bad prime minister ComRes said NeutralLONDON Britains Conservative Party has opened up a 10point lead over the opposition Labour Party since Boris Johnson took over as prime minister an opinion poll showed http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-poll/boris-bounce-uk-conservatives-surge-in-opinion-poll-idUSKCN1UM0NR2019-07-28
He has also called for a big increase in public investment infrastructure projects a policy more associated with the Labour opposition than his Conservative Party NeutralLONDON Sajid Javid became Britains first ethnic minority finance minister on Wednesday capping off an unlikely rise from a humble start on a street dubbed the countrys worst to holding the purse strings for the worlds fifthbiggest economy http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-javid/rising-high-sajid-javid-named-uk-finance-minister-to-guide-brexit-economy-idUSKCN1UJ2KE2019-07-25
Johnson said the mantra of his campaign had been to deliver Brexit unite the country and defeat Labour Jeremy Corbyn and that is what we are going to PositiveLONDON Boris Johnson the Brexiteer who has promised to lead Britain out of the European Union with or without a deal by the end of October will replace Theresa May as prime minister after winning the leadership of the Conservative Party on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-leader/britains-new-leader-johnson-we-are-going-to-get-brexit-done-idUSKCN1UH2JS2019-07-24
But he could face a vote of no confidence in the 650seat parliament as early as his second day in office if the main opposition Labour Party calls one NegativeLONDON Britains next prime minister will face an overflowing inbox when he takes office on July delivering Brexit building a relationship with Donald Trump deciding what to do about Iran and governing without a majority in parliament http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-inbox-factbox/factbox-overflowing-inbox-five-urgent-tasks-for-britains-new-prime-minister-idUSKCN1UH10B2019-07-23
LONDON July 21 Britain should not become the for U.S. President Donald Trump over Irans seizure of a UKflagged tanker Richard Burgon justice spokesman for the opposition Labour Party said on Sunday NegativeLONDON July 21 Britain should not become the for U.S. President Donald Trump over Irans seizure of a UKflagged tanker Richard Burgon justice spokesman for the opposition Labour Party said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/mideast-iran-tanker-burgon/britain-should-not-become-u-s-messengers-over-iran-labours-burgon-idUSL8N24M06H2019-07-22
SEPT. 21 25 The opposition Labour Party holds its annual conference NegativeLONDON Britain is due to appoint a new prime minister and attempt to renegotiate the terms of its Brexit deal all before Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-timeline/timeline-key-dates-for-britains-brexit-crisis-choosing-a-new-prime-minister-idUSKCN1UE1722019-07-21
Ben Bradshaw a senior Labour parliamentarian who was the first MP to raise concern about potential Kremlin interference in the 2016 Brexit referendum said Reuters findings were extremely troubling NegativeLONDON For almost a decade Alexander Temerko who forged a career at the top of the Russian arms industry and had connections at the highest levels of the Kremlin has been an influential figure in British politics http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-eu-johnson-russian-specialrep/special-report-in-british-pm-race-a-former-russian-tycoon-quietly-wields-influence-idUSKCN1UE0WW2019-07-20
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said the comments by President Donald Trump about four minority Democratic congresswomen are racist and called on the candidates to be the countrys next prime minister to use the term NegativeLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said the comments by President Donald Trump about four minority Democratic congresswomen are racist and called on the candidates to be the countrys next prime minister to use the term http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-corbyn/uk-opposition-leader-corbyn-calls-remarks-by-president-trump-racist-idUSKCN1UD2EB2019-07-19
After the BBC expose aired on Wednesday Israeli Labour leader Amir Peretz signaled his party would now consider all of the British counterpart party offlimits NeutralJERUSALEM An Israeli official close to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accused British Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn of Jewhatred on Tuesday remarks likely to fuel acrimony in and around the opposition party as it struggles with antiSemitism probes http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour-israel/israeli-minister-accuses-uks-corbyn-of-jew-hatred-idUSKCN1UB2602019-07-17
JERUSALEM An Israeli official close to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accused British Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn of Jewhatred on Tuesday remarks likely to fuel acrimony in and around the opposition party as it struggles with antiSemitism probes NegativeJERUSALEM An Israeli official close to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accused British Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn of Jewhatred on Tuesday remarks likely to fuel acrimony in and around the opposition party as it struggles with antiSemitism probes http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour-israel/israeli-minister-accuses-uks-corbyn-of-jew-hatred-idUSKCN1UB2602019-07-17
The festering controversy has played a part in British Labours failure to take electoral advantage of the Conservative governments turmoil over Brexit NegativeJERUSALEM An Israeli official close to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accused British Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn of Jewhatred on Tuesday remarks likely to fuel acrimony in and around the opposition party as it struggles with antiSemitism probes http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour-israel/israeli-minister-accuses-uks-corbyn-of-jew-hatred-idUSKCN1UB2602019-07-17
Jeremy Corbyn is implacably opposed to antiSemitism in all its forms and has campaigned against it throughout his a Labour Party spokesperson said calling Johnsons comments NegativeLONDON The frontrunner to become Britains next prime minister Boris Johnson said on Monday that the leader of the main opposition Labour party Jeremy Corbyn was guilty of antiSemitism http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson-corbyn/uk-pm-candidate-johnson-labour-party-leader-corbyn-guilty-of-anti-semitism-idUSKCN1UA2A42019-07-16
LONDON The frontrunner to become Britains next prime minister Boris Johnson said on Monday that the leader of the main opposition Labour party Jeremy Corbyn was guilty of antiSemitism NegativeLONDON The frontrunner to become Britains next prime minister Boris Johnson said on Monday that the leader of the main opposition Labour party Jeremy Corbyn was guilty of antiSemitism http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson-corbyn/uk-pm-candidate-johnson-labour-party-leader-corbyn-guilty-of-anti-semitism-idUSKCN1UA2A42019-07-16
LONDON July 14 Sterling would rise if the opposition Labour Party won an election the partys finance policy chief John McDonnell told the Sunday Times playing down the idea that a socialist government could trigger capital flight NegativeLONDON July 14 Sterling would rise if the opposition Labour Party won an election the partys finance policy chief John McDonnell told the Sunday Times playing down the idea that a socialist government could trigger capital flight http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-sterling/sterling-would-rise-under-labour-government-labour-finance-chief-idUSL8N24F0A52019-07-15
LONDON July 10 Boris Johnson frontrunner to become next prime minister would be the of U.S. President Donald Trump if his lack of support for British ambassador Kim Darroch prompted his resignation a Labour spokesman said on Wednesday NegativeLONDON July 10 Boris Johnson frontrunner to become next prime minister would be the of U.S. President Donald Trump if his lack of support for British ambassador Kim Darroch prompted his resignation a Labour spokesman said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-britain-labour/uk-pm-hopeful-johnson-risks-being-a-u-s-patsy-if-he-prompted-envoy-resignation-labour-idUSS8N2450322019-07-11
A Labour Party spokeswoman declined to comment on Sawers comments as did a representative for Hunt NegativeLONDON Britain is having a political nervous breakdown and is taking a huge risk as it prepares to leave the European Union after a divisive referendum a former senior UK intelligence official said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-britain-leaders/former-spy-boss-says-britain-having-political-nervous-breakdown-idUSKCN1U10M12019-07-09
Asked about the union agreement a Labour source said Corbyn had been working to unite the party and wider Labour movement around a common agreed position PositiveLONDON British trade union leaders linked to the opposition Labour Party have agreed to back a second referendum on any Brexit deal reached by the next Conservative prime minister or a nodeal exit according to a copy of the agreement seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/uk-labours-trade-union-backers-support-second-referendum-on-brexit-deal-idUSKCN1U32AA2019-07-09
LONDON British trade union leaders linked to the opposition Labour Party have agreed to back a second referendum on any Brexit deal reached by the next Conservative prime minister or a nodeal exit according to a copy of the agreement seen by Reuters PositiveLONDON British trade union leaders linked to the opposition Labour Party have agreed to back a second referendum on any Brexit deal reached by the next Conservative prime minister or a nodeal exit according to a copy of the agreement seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/uk-labours-trade-union-backers-support-second-referendum-on-brexit-deal-idUSKCN1U32AA2019-07-09
Prime Minister Jacinda Arderns Labourled coalition in New Zealand has committed to net zero carbon emissions by 2050 NeutralWELLINGTON New Zealand said on Tuesday that it plans to slash prices for electric hybrid and fuel efficient vehicles and penalize gas guzzling cars with a new fee as it looks to make greener cars more affordable http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-newzealand-autos/new-zealand-proposes-discounts-for-cleaner-cars-slaps-new-fee-on-gas-guzzlers-idUSKCN1U406K2019-07-09
Asked if Labour was having conversations with those lawmakers Gardiner said Of NeutralLONDON British lawmakers from both the ruling Conservatives and opposition Labour on Sunday said they were looking at ways to prevent the countrys next prime minister pursuing a nodeal Brexit against parliaments wishes http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/uk-britain-eu-noconfidence/lawmakers-weigh-up-options-to-try-to-block-a-no-deal-brexit-idUSKCN1U207Q2019-07-08
LONDON British lawmakers from both the ruling Conservatives and opposition Labour on Sunday said they were looking at ways to prevent the countrys next prime minister pursuing a nodeal Brexit against parliaments wishes NegativeLONDON British lawmakers from both the ruling Conservatives and opposition Labour on Sunday said they were looking at ways to prevent the countrys next prime minister pursuing a nodeal Brexit against parliaments wishes http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/uk-britain-eu-noconfidence/lawmakers-weigh-up-options-to-try-to-block-a-no-deal-brexit-idUSKCN1U207Q2019-07-08
Opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn who spoke at Glastonbury in 2017 said the performance was political and iconic NegativeGLASTONBURY England A Union Jack emblazoned stabproof vest worn by British rapper Stormzy for his historymaking headline performance at the Glastonbury Music Festival was designed by Banksy the street artist said on his official Instagram account http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-music-glastonbury-stormzy-banksy/stormzys-stab-vest-for-landmark-glastonbury-gig-designed-by-banksy-idUSKCN1TV0HZ2019-07-01
A Labour party official said Williamson was given a formal warning and allowed back in after an investigation by a panel advised by an independent barrister NegativeLONDON Senior politicians in Britains Labour opposition expressed fury with their party on Thursday for readmitting a lawmaker who was suspended over comments he had made about antiSemitism and demanded that leader Jeremy Corbyn intervene http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour-antisemitism/uk-labour-politicians-slam-party-for-re-admitting-lawmaker-in-anti-semitism-dispute-idUSKCN1TS2H82019-06-28
LONDON Senior politicians in Britains Labour opposition expressed fury with their party on Thursday for readmitting a lawmaker who was suspended over comments he had made about antiSemitism and demanded that leader Jeremy Corbyn intervene NegativeLONDON Senior politicians in Britains Labour opposition expressed fury with their party on Thursday for readmitting a lawmaker who was suspended over comments he had made about antiSemitism and demanded that leader Jeremy Corbyn intervene http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour-antisemitism/uk-labour-politicians-slam-party-for-re-admitting-lawmaker-in-anti-semitism-dispute-idUSKCN1TS2H82019-06-28
Labour has been battling accusations of antiSemitism since 2016 and Corbyn and other senior party officials have been criticized for failing to take decisive action to deal with it NegativeLONDON Senior politicians in Britains Labour opposition expressed fury with their party on Thursday for readmitting a lawmaker who was suspended over comments he had made about antiSemitism and demanded that leader Jeremy Corbyn intervene http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour-antisemitism/uk-labour-politicians-slam-party-for-re-admitting-lawmaker-in-anti-semitism-dispute-idUSKCN1TS2H82019-06-28
On Thursday Labour readmitted lawmaker Chris Williamson 62 a close ally of Corbyn who was suspended after saying in February that the party had been too about antiSemitism NegativeLONDON Senior politicians in Britains Labour opposition expressed fury with their party on Thursday for readmitting a lawmaker who was suspended over comments he had made about antiSemitism and demanded that leader Jeremy Corbyn intervene http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour-antisemitism/uk-labour-politicians-slam-party-for-re-admitting-lawmaker-in-anti-semitism-dispute-idUSKCN1TS2H82019-06-28
Our failure to do so will have huge consequences for the Labour he told Sky News NegativeLONDON Senior politicians in Britains Labour opposition expressed fury with their party on Thursday for readmitting a lawmaker who was suspended over comments he had made about antiSemitism and demanded that leader Jeremy Corbyn intervene http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour-antisemitism/uk-labour-politicians-slam-party-for-re-admitting-lawmaker-in-anti-semitism-dispute-idUSKCN1TS2H82019-06-28
The decision has provoked outrage from other Labour figures with 90 lawmakers and senior politicians including the partys deputy Tom Watson signing a statement denouncing it NegativeLONDON Senior politicians in Britains Labour opposition expressed fury with their party on Thursday for readmitting a lawmaker who was suspended over comments he had made about antiSemitism and demanded that leader Jeremy Corbyn intervene http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour-antisemitism/uk-labour-politicians-slam-party-for-re-admitting-lawmaker-in-anti-semitism-dispute-idUSKCN1TS2H82019-06-28
A Labour party official said on Wednesday Williamson was given a formal warning and allowed back in after an investigation by a panel advised by an independent barrister NegativeLONDON Britains Labour opposition risked further souring its relationship with the Jewish community after readmitting a lawmaker who was suspended for suggesting the party had been too about antiSemitism http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour-antisemitism/british-labour-party-readmits-lawmaker-suspended-over-anti-semitism-comments-idUSKCN1TR2XN2019-06-27
A Labour spokesman said the party took all complaints extremely seriously and could not comment on individual cases NegativeLONDON Britains Labour opposition risked further souring its relationship with the Jewish community after readmitting a lawmaker who was suspended for suggesting the party had been too about antiSemitism http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour-antisemitism/british-labour-party-readmits-lawmaker-suspended-over-anti-semitism-comments-idUSKCN1TR2XN2019-06-27
How dare the Labour party deny it is institutionally racist against Jews when it decides to take no action against Chris said its chair Mike Katz NegativeLONDON Britains Labour opposition risked further souring its relationship with the Jewish community after readmitting a lawmaker who was suspended for suggesting the party had been too about antiSemitism http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour-antisemitism/british-labour-party-readmits-lawmaker-suspended-over-anti-semitism-comments-idUSKCN1TR2XN2019-06-27
LONDON Britains Labour opposition risked further souring its relationship with the Jewish community after readmitting a lawmaker who was suspended for suggesting the party had been too about antiSemitism NegativeLONDON Britains Labour opposition risked further souring its relationship with the Jewish community after readmitting a lawmaker who was suspended for suggesting the party had been too about antiSemitism http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour-antisemitism/british-labour-party-readmits-lawmaker-suspended-over-anti-semitism-comments-idUSKCN1TR2XN2019-06-27
Labour has been battling accusations of antiSemitism for two years and Corbyn has previously apologized for what he has described as of such behavior within it NegativeLONDON Britains Labour opposition risked further souring its relationship with the Jewish community after readmitting a lawmaker who was suspended for suggesting the party had been too about antiSemitism http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour-antisemitism/british-labour-party-readmits-lawmaker-suspended-over-anti-semitism-comments-idUSKCN1TR2XN2019-06-27
LONDON John Prescott a former British deputy prime minister in Tony Blairs Labour government has been taken to hospital after suffering a stroke his family said on Monday NegativeLONDON John Prescott a former British deputy prime minister in Tony Blairs Labour government has been taken to hospital after suffering a stroke his family said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-prescott/british-labour-politician-prescott-taken-to-hospital-after-a-stroke-idUSKCN1TP1692019-06-25
Prescott was one of Blairs most colorful ministers and was known as a plainspeaking politician who bridged the divide between the traditional leftwing and the modernizers in the Labour Party PositiveLONDON John Prescott a former British deputy prime minister in Tony Blairs Labour government has been taken to hospital after suffering a stroke his family said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-prescott/british-labour-politician-prescott-taken-to-hospital-after-a-stroke-idUSKCN1TP1692019-06-25
Under the Labour Relations Act the consultation process will take 60 days NeutralJOHANNESBURG Naspers paytelevision business MultiChoice Group is planning to lay off more than 2000 workers in South Africa in a shakeup of its customer care service the company said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-multichoice-grp-layoffs/naspers-pay-tv-arm-multichoice-looks-to-lay-off-more-than-2000-workers-idUSKCN1TM2G72019-06-22
GENEVA The United States is trying to create Iran Irans defence minister Amir Hatami said on Friday according to the Iranian Labour News Agency NeutralGENEVA The United States is trying to create Iran Irans defence minister Amir Hatami said on Friday according to the Iranian Labour News Agency http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran/america-is-trying-to-create-iran-phobia-irans-defence-minister-idUSKCN1TM0NC2019-06-21
The main opposition Labour Partys spokeswoman for women and equalities Dawn Butler said Field should be immediately suspended or sacked NegativeLONDON Mark Field a British junior foreign minister has referred himself for a government investigation after grabbing a demonstrator by the neck and pushing her when a climatechange protest interrupted a speech by Britains finance minister http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-britain-politics-minister/uk-junior-minister-refers-himself-for-investigation-after-grappling-with-protester-idUSKCN1TM0NM2019-06-21
But in a sign that Labours discussion over Brexit is by no means complete Corbyn also called on others in Labour and trade unions to express their views PositiveA ballot paper would need to contain real choices for both leave and remain voters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/uk-labours-corbyn-backs-second-referendum-on-any-brexit-deal-idUSKCN1TK2572019-06-20
Chris Leslie who left Labour to join an independent group said Corbyn was playing his partys members and lawmakers for PositiveA ballot paper would need to contain real choices for both leave and remain voters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/uk-labours-corbyn-backs-second-referendum-on-any-brexit-deal-idUSKCN1TK2572019-06-20
LONDON Britains Labour Party is engaging in a consultation on its Brexit stance a spokesman for leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Wednesday after reports the main opposition party would move to an unequivocal backing of a second referendum PositiveLONDON Britains Labour Party is engaging in a consultation on its Brexit stance a spokesman for leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Wednesday after reports the main opposition party would move to an unequivocal backing of a second referendum http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour/labour-is-engaging-in-consultation-on-brexit-stance-spokesman-idUSKCN1TK1LM2019-06-20
LONDON Any suggestion of suspending parliament to try to force through a socalled nodeal Brexit would be and probably will never happen Hilary Benn an opposition Labour lawmaker and chair of the Brexit parliamentary committee said on Sunday NegativeLONDON Any suggestion of suspending parliament to try to force through a socalled nodeal Brexit would be and probably will never happen Hilary Benn an opposition Labour lawmaker and chair of the Brexit parliamentary committee said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-benn/suspending-parliament-for-no-deal-brexit-would-be-scandalous-labours-benn-idUSKCN1TH06G2019-06-16
Sterling slipped extending Wednesdays losses after British lawmakers defeated an attempt led by the opposition Labour Party to try to block a nodeal Brexit NegativeFading hopes for trade deal HK protests worry investors http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-aussie-whacked-as-jobs-data-raise-rate-cut-bets-yen-in-demand-idUSL8N23K31F2019-06-14
British lawmakers defeated an attempt led by the opposition Labour Party to try to block a nodeal Brexit by seizing control of the parliamentary agenda from the government NegativeWeakness in oil companies and banks halted a week long rally in European shares on Wednesday as soft Chinese factory activity data and Washingtons tough stance on trade talks with Beijing prompted investors to cash in some of Junes gains http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/oil-majors-banks-drive-european-shares-from-three-week-high-idUSKCN1TD0PN2019-06-13
Sterling slipped as British lawmakers on Wednesday defeated an attempt led by the opposition Labour Party to try to block a nodeal Brexit NegativeEuro sags as Trump considers sanctions over Russia gas pipeline http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-pulls-away-from-11-week-lows-as-euro-commodity-currencies-sag-idUSL4N23K01N2019-06-13
He said the Labour party needed to be clearer about its policy and back a public vote PositiveLONDON Londons booming technology sector could be making even faster progress if the gridlock over Brexit wasnt depriving thousands of startups and big tech companies of the certainty they need over policy London mayor Sadiq Khan said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-tech-londonmayor/brexit-chaos-holding-back-uk-tech-sector-london-mayor-idUSKCN1TA0W32019-06-11
If the issue was not sorted out he said the party would be annihilated in an election and socialist Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn would take power NegativeLONDON A host of candidates to replace Theresa May as British prime minister launched their campaigns on Monday promising to solve the turmoil of Brexit and taking shots at frontrunner Boris Johnson http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader/british-candidates-for-pm-take-aim-at-favorite-johnson-idUSKCN1TA0VC2019-06-11
PETERBOROUGH England Britains opposition Labour Party narrowly held on to a parliamentary seat in eastern England on Friday seeing off a challenge from Nigel Farages insurgent Brexit Party to win by less than 700 votes NegativePETERBOROUGH England Britains opposition Labour Party narrowly held on to a parliamentary seat in eastern England on Friday seeing off a challenge from Nigel Farages insurgent Brexit Party to win by less than 700 votes http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-peterborough/labour-narrowly-denies-brexit-party-its-first-seat-in-parliament-idUSKCN1T80412019-06-08
He said to rush into a nodeal exit would lead to a Labour government propped up by the Scottish National Party which wants another referendum on Scottish independence NegativeLONDON Michael Gove one of the leading contenders to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May said he would delay Brexit rather than rushing into a nodeal exit that could trigger an election that would propel Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn to power http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-gove/uk-pm-candidate-gove-rushed-no-deal-brexit-would-give-labours-corbyn-power-idUSKCN1T70JK2019-06-06
It is expected to be a close race Labour won the seat from the Conservatives in 2017s general election with a majority of just 607 votes PositiveLONDON Nigel Farages Brexit Party could win its first seat in Westminster when the eastern English city of Peterborough goes to the polls on Thursday to elect a new member of parliament http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-peterborough/nigel-farages-brexit-party-hopes-for-first-uk-lawmaker-in-peterborough-vote-idUSKCN1T62W22019-06-06
LONDON June 6 Michael Gove one of the leading contenders to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May said rushing into a nodeal Brexit could trigger a national election that would surely propel Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn to power NeutralLONDON June 6 Michael Gove one of the leading contenders to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May said rushing into a nodeal Brexit could trigger a national election that would surely propel Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn to power http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-gove/uk-pm-candidate-gove-rushed-no-deal-brexit-would-give-labours-corbyn-power-idUSL9N22X0012019-06-06
LONDON Michael Gove one of the leading contenders to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May said he would delay Brexit rather than rushing into a nodeal exit that could trigger an election that would propel Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn to power NegativeLONDON Michael Gove one of the leading contenders to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May said he would delay Brexit rather than rushing into a nodeal exit that could trigger an election that would propel Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn to power http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-gove/uk-pm-candidate-gove-rushed-no-deal-brexit-would-give-labours-corbyn-power-idUSKCN1T70JK2019-06-06
Among those leaving the party are its former leader Heidi Allen and one of its most wellknown members former Labour Party business spokesman Chuka Umunna NegativeLONDON A new British political grouping opposed to Brexit split on Tuesday only months after it was formed deserted by more than half its lawmakers following a poor showing in European parliamentary elections http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-split/breakaway-anti-brexit-uk-lawmakers-group-split-after-election-flop-idUSKCN1T525F2019-06-05
But Trump said he had declined a request from British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn for a meeting NegativeLONDON Nigel Farage leader of the Britains Brexit party said U.S. President Donald Trump told him in a meeting on Tuesday that he was concerned at how long it was taking Britain to leave the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-britain-farage/uks-farage-says-trump-concerned-by-brexit-delay-after-meeting-idUSKCN1T523N2019-06-05
LONDON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he had decided not to meet opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn on his trip to Britain describing him as a negative NegativeLONDON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he had decided not to meet opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn on his trip to Britain describing him as a negative http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-britain-corbyn/trump-snubs-uk-labour-leader-calls-him-a-negative-force-idUSKCN1T51RD2019-06-05
The leader of Britains opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn addressed the rally calling it the living embodiment of what a democratic society was all NegativeLONDON Thousands of people protested in central London on Tuesday against U.S. President Donald Trumps pompladen state visit to Britain but numbers were well down on the tens of thousands who gathered to oppose his visit last year http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-britain-protests-london/thousands-protest-against-trump-in-london-but-fewer-than-last-year-idUSKCN1T51EX2019-06-05
The opposition Labour Party has focused on fears among voters that the NHS might be privatized as it tries to capitalize on the Brexit crisis within Mays Conservative Party NegativeLONDON U.S. President Donald Trump backtracked on comments that Britains public health service should be on the table in future postBrexit trade talks between the two countries after Prime Minister Theresa May said some areas might be offlimits http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-britain-health/after-backlash-trump-u-turns-on-uk-health-service-in-trade-talks-idUSKCN1T51Z12019-06-05
Jeremy Corbyn the socialist leader of Britains opposition Labour Party who has declined an invitation to attend the state banquet scolded Trump for getting involved in British politics NegativeU.S. President Donald Trump arrives in Britain on Monday on a state visit laden with diplomatic peril having already humiliated outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May over Brexit and challenged her to be tougher in dealing with Chinas Huawei http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trump-britain/donald-trump-wades-into-britains-brexit-crisis-idUSKCN1T30FI2019-06-03
Trump also said he would have to Labour opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn before authorising U.S. intelligence to share its most sensitive secrets with a hardleft government NeutralLONDON U.S. President Donald Trump said Britain should refuse to pay billion European Union divorce bill and walk from Brexit talks if Brussels does not give ground http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-usa-britain-trump/trump-tells-britain-to-walk-away-if-eu-does-not-yield-on-brexit-idUSKCN1T23GR2019-06-03
We must leave the EU before we have an Gove said on Twitter saying Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn could end up as prime minister with support from Scottish nationalists NegativeWho are the candidates vying for Prime Minister Theresa Mays job and what have they said about http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-britain-eu-leadership-factbox/factbox-what-will-british-pm-mays-successor-do-about-brexit-idUSKCN1T30LA2019-06-03
LONDON UK Labour opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Saturday U.S. President Donald Trumps comments endorsing Conservative frontrunner Boris Johnson as the next prime minister were an unacceptable in Britains affairs NegativeLONDON UK Labour opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Saturday U.S. President Donald Trumps comments endorsing Conservative frontrunner Boris Johnson as the next prime minister were an unacceptable in Britains affairs http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-britain-trump-corbyn/corbyn-accuses-trump-of-interfering-in-uk-politics-with-johnson-comments-idUSKCN1T23AS2019-06-02
Opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said the danger of a no deal had risen with Mays departure announcement and pledged to do everything he could to stop it NegativeU.S. President Donald Trump lauded Britains most highprofile Brexit supporters Boris Johnson and Nigel Farage as his friends on Thursday weighing into Britains political crisis just days before his state visit to London http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-hammond/ahead-of-uk-visit-trump-praises-brexit-supporting-friends-johnson-and-farage-idUSKCN1T00L32019-06-02
But critics many in the Labours leftwing base say the government has already missed key opportunities to fulfil its transformative goals Negativestory from no change to http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/newzealand-economy-budget/rpt-beyond-the-numbers-sceptics-abound-as-nz-sets-sights-on-first-wellbeing-budget-idUSL4N2351RW2019-05-30
GENEVA A global treaty aimed at protecting workers from violence and harassment is expected to be agreed next month though some issues remain the International Labour Organization said on Wednesday NegativeGENEVA A global treaty aimed at protecting workers from violence and harassment is expected to be agreed next month though some issues remain the International Labour Organization said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-un-labour-harassment/global-pact-to-fight-workplace-violence-and-harassment-nears-agreement-idUSKCN1SZ1982019-05-30
For Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn pressure will mount to embrace a second referendum without qualification something he has said would be needed to prevent a nodeal Brexit NegativeLONDON Britains two main parties set the stage on Monday for a battle over a nodeal Brexit hoping to win back voters who abandoned them for a new movement led by eurosceptic Nigel Farage and other smaller parties in European elections http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-eu-election-britain/after-eu-poll-disaster-britains-main-parties-gird-for-no-deal-brexit-battle-idUSKCN1SX0YM2019-05-28
The opposition Labour Party said it was seeking to work with other parties to try and block Mays successor from taking Britain out of the EU without a deal NegativeLONDON The prospect of a no Brexit was fast becoming the central battle of the race to succeed Prime Minister Theresa May on Sunday as environment minister Michael Gove became the latest candidate to declare http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/race-to-succeed-uk-pm-may-centers-on-no-deal-brexit-battle-idUSKCN1SW0E52019-05-26
An exit poll showed the Labour party of European Commissioner Frans Timmermans won a surprise victory over a Eurosceptic challenger who had been topping opinion surveys PositiveEuro bolstered as Eurosceptics beaten in Dutch vote http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-slips-from-2-year-highs-as-u-s-rate-cut-bets-grow-idUSL5N2302H72019-05-25
Jeremy Corbyn leader of the main opposition Labour Party said the new prime minister must hold an election to let the people decide our countrys NegativeLONDON Fighting back tears Theresa May said on Friday she would quit after failing to deliver Brexit setting up a contest that will install a new British prime minister who could pursue a cleaner break with the European Union http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/brexit-brings-down-may-johnson-stakes-leadership-claim-idUSKCN1SU0FI2019-05-25
Labour lawmaker Ian Lavery chair of the opposition party said the resignation underlined that the prime ministers authority is shot and her time is NegativeLONDON Prominent Brexit supporter Andrea Leadsom resigned from Prime Minister Theresa Mays government on Wednesday piling pressure on the British leader after a new Brexit gambit backfired and fueled calls for her to quit http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/brexit-crisis-minister-quits-piling-pressure-on-britains-may-idUSKCN1SS0GW2019-05-23
LONDON The European Parliament election in Britain on May 23 is expected to show the polarization of views over Brexit with strongly proBrexit and proEU parties gaining at the expense of the governing Conservatives and opposition Labour Party NeutralLONDON The European Parliament election in Britain on May 23 is expected to show the polarization of views over Brexit with strongly proBrexit and proEU parties gaining at the expense of the governing Conservatives and opposition Labour Party http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-election-britain-factbox/factbox-how-will-britain-allocate-its-seats-to-the-european-parliament-idUSKCN1SQ1P52019-05-21
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn however said May had not moved away from any of the red lines that shaped her previous attempt NeutralLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May said she will present a new bold to lawmakers with an improved package of in a final attempt to get the Brexit divorce deal through parliament before she leaves office http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-may/uk-pm-may-to-make-new-bold-offer-in-brexit-bill-labour-skeptical-idUSKCN1SO0QN2019-05-21
The Brexit Party has maintained a big lead over both the Conservatives and Labour in polls on voting intentions NeutralLONDON The European Parliament election in Britain on May 23 is expected to show the polarization of views over Brexit with strongly proBrexit and proEU parties gaining at the expense of the governing Conservatives and opposition Labour Party http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-election-britain-factbox/factbox-how-will-britain-allocate-its-seats-to-the-european-parliament-idUSKCN1SQ1P52019-05-21
LONDON Nigel Farages new Brexit Party has kept a big lead over both the ruling Conservative Party and the opposition Labour Party in a poll on voting intentions for the European elections NegativeLONDON Nigel Farages new Brexit Party has kept a big lead over both the ruling Conservative Party and the opposition Labour Party in a poll on voting intentions for the European elections http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-poll/uks-brexit-party-maintains-big-lead-in-eu-election-poll-idUSKCN1SO0P72019-05-19
LONDON The British governments Brexit Withdrawal Agreement Bill needs to include another public vote when it is presented to MPs again next month the Labour Partys Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said on Saturday PositiveLONDON The British governments Brexit Withdrawal Agreement Bill needs to include another public vote when it is presented to MPs again next month the Labour Partys Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour/brexit-legislation-needs-to-include-public-vote-starmer-idUSKCN1SO06R2019-05-19
Opiniums poll also showed the Brexit Party overtaking the Conservatives to reach second place in general voting intentions with Labour on the Brexit Party on and the Conservatives on PositiveLONDON Nigel Farages new Brexit Party has kept a big lead over both the ruling Conservative Party and the opposition Labour Party in a poll on voting intentions for the European elections http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-poll/uks-brexit-party-maintains-big-lead-in-eu-election-poll-idUSKCN1SO0P72019-05-19
LONDON Britains tumultuous divorce from the European Union was again in disarray on Friday after the opposition Labour Party declared lastditch talks dead due to Prime Minister Theresa Mays crumbling government NegativeLONDON Britains tumultuous divorce from the European Union was again in disarray on Friday after the opposition Labour Party declared lastditch talks dead due to Prime Minister Theresa Mays crumbling government http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/brexit-talks-collapse-as-mays-premiership-crumbles-idUSKCN1SN0HM2019-05-18
LONDON May 18 Britains opposition Labour Party wants the governments Brexit Withdrawal Agreement Bill to include a public vote when it is presented to lawmakers again next month its Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said on Saturday NegativeLONDON May 18 Britains opposition Labour Party wants the governments Brexit Withdrawal Agreement Bill to include a public vote when it is presented to lawmakers again next month its Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-labour/britains-labour-wants-public-vote-included-in-brexit-withdrawal-agreement-bill-starmer-idUSL5N22Q7SX2019-05-18
LONDON The British governments Brexit Withdrawal Agreement Bill needs to include another public vote when it is presented to lawmakers again next month the opposition Labour Partys Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said on Saturday PositiveLONDON The British governments Brexit Withdrawal Agreement Bill needs to include another public vote when it is presented to lawmakers again next month the opposition Labour Partys Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu-labour/brexit-legislation-needs-to-include-public-vote-labours-starmer-idUSKCN1SO06T2019-05-18
The Labour Party and rebels within Mays Conservative Party have said they plan to oppose it NegativeLONDON The British governments Brexit Withdrawal Agreement Bill needs to include another public vote when it is presented to lawmakers again next month the opposition Labour Partys Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu-labour/brexit-legislation-needs-to-include-public-vote-labours-starmer-idUSKCN1SO06T2019-05-18
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party has done all it can to reach a Brexit compromise with Prime Minister Theresa May but is deeply concerned a future Conservative leader could renege on any promises made by the current government NeutralLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party has done all it can to reach a Brexit compromise with Prime Minister Theresa May but is deeply concerned a future Conservative leader could renege on any promises made by the current government http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-talks/brexit-talks-doomed-labour-concerned-mays-successor-could-ditch-any-deal-idUSKCN1SK1JP2019-05-15
LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May will tell Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn at a meeting on Tuesday evening that she plans to hold another parliamentary vote on the Brexit Withdrawal Agreement in the first week of June Sky News reported PositiveLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May will tell Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn at a meeting on Tuesday evening that she plans to hold another parliamentary vote on the Brexit Withdrawal Agreement in the first week of June Sky News reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-europe-may/uk-pm-may-to-bring-brexit-vote-to-parliament-in-june-sky-news-idUSKCN1SK2BY2019-05-15
LONDON British ministers agreed on Tuesday to continue talks with the opposition Labour Party but underlined the government must get Brexit legislation passed before lawmakers go on their summer break Prime Minister Theresa Mays spokesman said NeutralLONDON British ministers agreed on Tuesday to continue talks with the opposition Labour Party but underlined the government must get Brexit legislation passed before lawmakers go on their summer break Prime Minister Theresa Mays spokesman said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-may/ministers-agree-uk-must-get-brexit-law-through-by-summer-pms-spokesman-idUSKCN1SK1M52019-05-15
LONDON The leader of Britains opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn will meet Prime Minister Theresa May later on Tuesday to discuss the impasse in their Brexit talks a Labour spokesman said NegativeLONDON The leader of Britains opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn will meet Prime Minister Theresa May later on Tuesday to discuss the impasse in their Brexit talks a Labour spokesman said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/uk-pm-may-to-meet-labours-corbyn-for-brexit-talks-later-on-tuesday-labour-spokesman-idUSKCN1SK2792019-05-15
Labour and Mays Conservative government have been holding talks for several weeks but have so far made little progress PositiveLONDON The leader of Britains opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn will meet Prime Minister Theresa May later on Tuesday to discuss the impasse in their Brexit talks a Labour spokesman said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/uk-pm-may-to-meet-labours-corbyn-for-brexit-talks-later-on-tuesday-labour-spokesman-idUSKCN1SK2792019-05-15
Labours second most powerful man finance chief John McDonnell said a customs union was absolutely key for the party and there was not yet a deal NegativeLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party has done all it can to reach a Brexit compromise with Prime Minister Theresa May but is deeply concerned a future Conservative leader could renege on any promises made by the current government http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-talks/brexit-talks-doomed-labour-concerned-mays-successor-could-ditch-any-deal-idUSKCN1SK1JP2019-05-15
A Labour spokesman said the partys top team and trade unions would be updated on what was discussed PositiveLONDON The British government and opposition Labour Party continue to seek to agree a way forward on Britains exit from the European Union a spokesman for Prime Minister Theresa Mays office said following the latest round of talks http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-talks-government/uk-government-and-labour-continue-to-seek-to-agree-way-forward-on-brexit-spokesman-idUSKCN1SJ25F2019-05-14
LONDON Talks between the British government and the opposition Labour Party to try to find a Brexit consensus will resume on Monday Prime Minister Theresa Mays spokesman said NegativeLONDON Talks between the British government and the opposition Labour Party to try to find a Brexit consensus will resume on Monday Prime Minister Theresa Mays spokesman said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-talks/brexit-talks-between-uk-government-and-labour-to-resume-on-monday-idUSKCN1SJ10M2019-05-14
LONDON The British government and opposition Labour Party continue to seek to agree a way forward on Britains exit from the European Union a spokesman for Prime Minister Theresa Mays office said following the latest round of talks PositiveLONDON The British government and opposition Labour Party continue to seek to agree a way forward on Britains exit from the European Union a spokesman for Prime Minister Theresa Mays office said following the latest round of talks http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-talks-government/uk-government-and-labour-continue-to-seek-to-agree-way-forward-on-brexit-spokesman-idUSKCN1SJ25F2019-05-14
LONDON A future Labour government would more than double the minimum wage in Britain for workers under the age of 18 to 10 pounds an hour its leader said on Saturday stepping up his campaign over the cost of living NeutralLONDON A future Labour government would more than double the minimum wage in Britain for workers under the age of 18 to 10 pounds an hour its leader said on Saturday stepping up his campaign over the cost of living http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/uks-labour-vows-to-more-than-double-youth-minimum-wage-idUSKCN1SH08V2019-05-13
LONDON A major sticking point in talks between Britains government and the Labour Party is the lack of any guarantee that a successor to Prime Minister Theresa May would deliver on any Brexit agreement Labours trade policy chief said on Sunday PositiveLONDON A major sticking point in talks between Britains government and the Labour Party is the lack of any guarantee that a successor to Prime Minister Theresa May would deliver on any Brexit agreement Labours trade policy chief said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour/labour-questions-whether-successor-to-may-would-honour-brexit-deal-idUSKCN1SI05G2019-05-13
LONDON An attempt by Britains main opposition Labour to try to persuade the government to back its alternative plan for leaving the European Union is not getting very the partys health policy chief said on Sunday NegativeLONDON An attempt by Britains main opposition Labour to try to persuade the government to back its alternative plan for leaving the European Union is not getting very the partys health policy chief said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-ashworth/uks-labour-not-getting-very-far-in-government-brexit-talks-ashworth-idUSKCN1SI06Q2019-05-13
LONDON The battle among leading Conservatives to replace Theresa May as prime minister threatens to derail talks with the Labour Party and the bid to find a Brexit compromise Labours John McDonnell said NegativeLONDON The battle among leading Conservatives to replace Theresa May as prime minister threatens to derail talks with the Labour Party and the bid to find a Brexit compromise Labours John McDonnell said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-talks/fight-to-replace-pm-may-complicating-brexit-talks-labours-mcdonnell-idUSKCN1SH0LZ2019-05-13
Labour has vowed to increase the overall minimum wage to 10 pounds an hour and to include younger workers PositiveLONDON A future Labour government would more than double the minimum wage in Britain for workers under the age of 18 to 10 pounds an hour its leader said on Saturday stepping up his campaign over the cost of living http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/uks-labour-vows-to-more-than-double-youth-minimum-wage-idUSKCN1SH08V2019-05-13
Labours trade policy chief Barry Gardiner told Sky News one of the big sticking was that there was no guarantee that any successor to May would actually deliver on NegativeLONDON European elections will be difficult for Britains governing Conservatives their education minister said on Sunday after the party slumped into fourth place in an opinion poll and a new Brexit Party took top spot http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu/brexit-anger-makes-european-vote-difficult-for-conservatives-uk-minister-idUSKCN1SI08C2019-05-13
McDonnell Labours financial spokesman and a member of the partys negotiating team said the situation was precarious NegativeLONDON The battle among leading Conservatives to replace Theresa May as prime minister threatens to derail talks with the Labour Party and the bid to find a Brexit compromise Labours John McDonnell said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-talks/fight-to-replace-pm-may-complicating-brexit-talks-labours-mcdonnell-idUSKCN1SH0LZ2019-05-13
Some senior figures in Labour as well as smaller proEU opposition parties in parliament favor a second referendum to resolve the Brexit impasse PositiveWARSAW European Council President Donald Tusk said he sees the chances of Britain staying in the European Union after all at as Britons had begun a genuine debate whether to leave or to remain only after their 2016 Brexit referendum http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-tusk/tusk-sees-chances-of-uk-remaining-in-eu-at-20-30-daily-idUSKCN1SG1AE2019-05-13
With British politics in deadlock over Brexit company bosses are increasingly examining the policies of Labour to see how they would be affected by a change of government NegativeLONDON A future Labour government would more than double the minimum wage in Britain for workers under the age of 18 to 10 pounds an hour its leader said on Saturday stepping up his campaign over the cost of living http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/uks-labour-vows-to-more-than-double-youth-minimum-wage-idUSKCN1SH08V2019-05-13
May has been forced to open talks with the opposition Labour Party to find a compromise on Brexit after lawmakers heavily rejected her EU withdrawal deal three times NegativeLONDON Theresa Mays Conservative Party has fallen into fourth place in a poll on voting intentions for the European elections well behind Nigel Farages new Brexit Party which has more support than Britains traditionally two biggest parties combined http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-britain-eu-poll/britains-conservatives-in-fourth-place-in-eu-election-poll-farage-leads-idUSKCN1SH0KB2019-05-12
A Labour spokesman After the second day of talks this week the negotiating teams are working to establish scope for agreement and will meet again at the beginning of next week PositiveLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May has offered to meet leaders of an influential group of Conservative Party lawmakers next week to address growing calls for her to resign party representatives said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-may-1922/uks-may-to-meet-tory-leaders-next-week-to-address-calls-for-resignation-idUSKCN1SE29U2019-05-09
However Labours business spokeswoman Rebecca LongBailey said the government had not offered any new concessions NegativeLONDON Britains Conservative government held what it called constructive and talks with the opposition Labour Party on Tuesday as the two sides struggle to break a parliamentary deadlock over the countrys exit from the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/conservatives-resume-brexit-talks-with-labour-amid-low-expectations-idUSKCN1SD0GF2019-05-09
LONDON Britains Conservative government held what it called constructive and talks with the opposition Labour Party on Tuesday as the two sides struggle to break a parliamentary deadlock over the countrys exit from the European Union NegativeLONDON Britains Conservative government held what it called constructive and talks with the opposition Labour Party on Tuesday as the two sides struggle to break a parliamentary deadlock over the countrys exit from the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/conservatives-resume-brexit-talks-with-labour-amid-low-expectations-idUSKCN1SD0GF2019-05-09
LONDON Talks between Britains government and the main opposition Labour Party to break the Brexit deadlock are on the verge of collapse broadcaster ITVs political editor said on Wednesday NegativeLONDON Talks between Britains government and the main opposition Labour Party to break the Brexit deadlock are on the verge of collapse broadcaster ITVs political editor said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-talks/brexit-talks-between-uk-government-and-opposition-near-collapse-itv-idUSKCN1SE17D2019-05-09
LONDON Talks held on Tuesday between Britains Conservative government and the opposition Labour Party aimed at breaking the impasse over Brexit were constructive and a Downing Street spokesman said NegativeLONDON Talks held on Tuesday between Britains Conservative government and the opposition Labour Party aimed at breaking the impasse over Brexit were constructive and a Downing Street spokesman said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/uk-conservatives-brexit-talks-with-labour-constructive-and-detailed-idUSKCN1SD29Q2019-05-09
LONDON Talks on how to break Britains Brexit impasse involving representatives of Prime Minister Theresa May and the opposition Labour Party will continue in the coming days spokesmen for both sides said on Wednesday NegativeLONDON Talks on how to break Britains Brexit impasse involving representatives of Prime Minister Theresa May and the opposition Labour Party will continue in the coming days spokesmen for both sides said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-talks/talks-to-break-uks-brexit-impasse-to-continue-in-the-coming-days-idUSKCN1SE2NY2019-05-09
LONDON The British government is working to reach a Brexit agreement with the opposition Labour Party which can win the support of parliament Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday NeutralLONDON The British government is working to reach a Brexit agreement with the opposition Labour Party which can win the support of parliament Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-may/may-says-working-on-brexit-agreement-with-labour-idUSKCN1SE1CQ2019-05-09
Like the Conservatives the Labour Party fears voters will again punish them and vote for alternative parties that have a clearer stance on Brexit NegativeLONDON Britains Conservative government held what it called constructive and talks with the opposition Labour Party on Tuesday as the two sides struggle to break a parliamentary deadlock over the countrys exit from the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/conservatives-resume-brexit-talks-with-labour-amid-low-expectations-idUSKCN1SD0GF2019-05-09
ProEU Labour voters could turn to Change UK another new party or support the Liberal Democrats PositiveLONDON Britains Conservative government held what it called constructive and talks with the opposition Labour Party on Tuesday as the two sides struggle to break a parliamentary deadlock over the countrys exit from the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/conservatives-resume-brexit-talks-with-labour-amid-low-expectations-idUSKCN1SD0GF2019-05-09
Talks between Labour and the government are due to continue on Wednesday in a bid to break the parliamentary deadlock over the way forward on Brexit NeutralLONDON The British government is working to reach a Brexit agreement with the opposition Labour Party which can win the support of parliament Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-may/may-says-working-on-brexit-agreement-with-labour-idUSKCN1SE1CQ2019-05-09
We are indeed talking with the Labour Party PositiveLONDON The British government is working to reach a Brexit agreement with the opposition Labour Party which can win the support of parliament Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-may/may-says-working-on-brexit-agreement-with-labour-idUSKCN1SE1CQ2019-05-09
China markets set to reopen after Labour Day holiday NeutralMSCI Asia exJapan 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-shares-turn-south-after-trump-vows-tariff-hike-idUSL3N22I0122019-05-06
ABERDEEN Prime Minister Theresa May could reach a Brexit deal with the opposition Labour Party within days a leading Conservative Party figure said on Saturday after senior ministers urged compromise following poor local election results NegativeABERDEEN Prime Minister Theresa May could reach a Brexit deal with the opposition Labour Party within days a leading Conservative Party figure said on Saturday after senior ministers urged compromise following poor local election results http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu/brexit-deal-could-be-done-in-next-few-days-top-conservative-says-idUSKCN1SA07W2019-05-05
Foreign minister Jeremy Hunt also saw a glimmer of that there might be a deal with Labour soon PositiveABERDEEN Prime Minister Theresa May could reach a Brexit deal with the opposition Labour Party within days a leading Conservative Party figure said on Saturday after senior ministers urged compromise following poor local election results http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu/brexit-deal-could-be-done-in-next-few-days-top-conservative-says-idUSKCN1SA07W2019-05-05
However the sources did not think a deal was necessarily imminent as Labour might wish to delay any agreement until after the European elections to maximize the damage to May NegativeABERDEEN Prime Minister Theresa May could reach a Brexit deal with the opposition Labour Party within days a leading Conservative Party figure said on Saturday after senior ministers urged compromise following poor local election results http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu/brexit-deal-could-be-done-in-next-few-days-top-conservative-says-idUSKCN1SA07W2019-05-05
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Friday there was now a huge impetus on every lawmaker to get a Brexit deal done PositiveABERDEEN Prime Minister Theresa May could reach a Brexit deal with the opposition Labour Party within days a leading Conservative Party figure said on Saturday after senior ministers urged compromise following poor local election results http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu/brexit-deal-could-be-done-in-next-few-days-top-conservative-says-idUSKCN1SA07W2019-05-05
One source told Buzzfeed the offer would be tantamount to the government accepting in full Labours PositiveABERDEEN Prime Minister Theresa May could reach a Brexit deal with the opposition Labour Party within days a leading Conservative Party figure said on Saturday after senior ministers urged compromise following poor local election results http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu/brexit-deal-could-be-done-in-next-few-days-top-conservative-says-idUSKCN1SA07W2019-05-05
Speaking to reporters afterwards she said there had been progress in the weeks of talks between the Conservatives and Labour to find a Brexit deal which passes parliamentary muster PositiveABERDEEN Prime Minister Theresa May could reach a Brexit deal with the opposition Labour Party within days a leading Conservative Party figure said on Saturday after senior ministers urged compromise following poor local election results http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu/brexit-deal-could-be-done-in-next-few-days-top-conservative-says-idUSKCN1SA07W2019-05-05
Brexit is now due in October and May is negotiating with Labour to find a compromise PositiveLONDON English voters frustrated with the deadlock over Brexit punished both Prime Minister Theresa Mays Conservatives and the main opposition Labour Party in local elections results showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-localelections/local-elections-deliver-brexit-bashing-for-britains-may-and-opposition-idUSKCN1S906B2019-05-04
For Labour others suggested the party should move to supporting a second referendum noting that the Liberal Democrats had benefited from their clearcut stance PositiveLONDON English voters frustrated with the deadlock over Brexit punished both Prime Minister Theresa Mays Conservatives and the main opposition Labour Party in local elections results showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-localelections/local-elections-deliver-brexit-bashing-for-britains-may-and-opposition-idUSKCN1S906B2019-05-04
LONDON Jeremy Corbyn leader of Britains Labour Party said on Friday local election results should spur lawmakers to find a way to break the deadlock over Brexit and get a deal to leave the European Union NegativeLONDON Jeremy Corbyn leader of Britains Labour Party said on Friday local election results should spur lawmakers to find a way to break the deadlock over Brexit and get a deal to leave the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn/parliament-must-get-a-deal-done-labours-corbyn-says-on-brexit-idUSKCN1S91EU2019-05-04
Labour sources said their party had little to fear from the results so far saying it was always going to be a battle in councils that traditionally favor the Conservatives NegativeLONDON English voters frustrated with the deadlock over Brexit punished both Prime Minister Theresa Mays Conservatives and the main opposition Labour Party in local elections results showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-localelections/local-elections-deliver-brexit-bashing-for-britains-may-and-opposition-idUSKCN1S906B2019-05-04
May told her party in There was a simple message from yesterdays elections to both us and the Labour just get on and deliver Brexit PositiveLONDON English voters frustrated with the deadlock over Brexit punished both Prime Minister Theresa Mays Conservatives and the main opposition Labour Party in local elections results showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-localelections/local-elections-deliver-brexit-bashing-for-britains-may-and-opposition-idUSKCN1S906B2019-05-04
The BBC projected that if the local election results were replicated across Britain both the Conservatives and Labour would get 28 percent of the total vote NeutralLONDON English voters frustrated with the deadlock over Brexit punished both Prime Minister Theresa Mays Conservatives and the main opposition Labour Party in local elections results showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-localelections/local-elections-deliver-brexit-bashing-for-britains-may-and-opposition-idUSKCN1S906B2019-05-04
LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa Mays Conservatives and the opposition Labour Party were both punished in a local election by English voters who blame them for the deadlock over Brexit partial results showed on Friday NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa Mays Conservatives and the opposition Labour Party were both punished in a local election by English voters who blame them for the deadlock over Brexit partial results showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-localelections/britains-two-main-parties-punished-over-brexit-in-local-election-partial-results-idUSKCN1S90692019-05-03
LONDON The message from the early results of local elections in England is that Britains exit from the European Union needs to be resolved the finance spokesman of the opposition Labour Party said on Friday PositiveLONDON The message from the early results of local elections in England is that Britains exit from the European Union needs to be resolved the finance spokesman of the opposition Labour Party said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-local-elections-mcdonnell/message-of-local-uk-elections-is-sort-out-brexit-labours-finance-spokesman-idUSKCN1S90IV2019-05-03
Labour sources said their party had little to fear from the results so far saying it was always going to be a battle in councils that traditionally favour the Conservatives NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa Mays Conservatives and the opposition Labour Party were both punished in a local election by English voters who blame them for the deadlock over Brexit partial results showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-localelections/britains-two-main-parties-punished-over-brexit-in-local-election-partial-results-idUSKCN1S90692019-05-03
Prime Minister Theresa Mays Conservatives and the Labour Party were both punished by voters in the elections who blame them for the deadlock over Brexit partial results showed NegativeLONDON The message from the early results of local elections in England is that Britains exit from the European Union needs to be resolved the finance spokesman of the opposition Labour Party said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-local-elections-mcdonnell/message-of-local-uk-elections-is-sort-out-brexit-labours-finance-spokesman-idUSKCN1S90IV2019-05-03
The opposition Labour party said it was the the latest withering assessment of the Department for Transports management of a major infrastructure project NeutralLONDON Londons new flagship railway Crossrail cannot say when the muchdelayed line will open or what the final cost will be Britains spending watchdog said on Friday after Europes most ambitious infrastructure program hit the buffers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-britain-crossrail/cost-and-timing-of-londons-crossrail-unknown-after-delay-nao-idUSKCN1S90982019-05-03
The results are another display of how Britains 2016 vote to leave the European Union has split the nation beyond traditional party lines leaving Labour and the Conservatives deeply divided NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa Mays Conservatives and the opposition Labour Party were both punished in a local election by English voters who blame them for the deadlock over Brexit partial results showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-localelections/britains-two-main-parties-punished-over-brexit-in-local-election-partial-results-idUSKCN1S90692019-05-03
The results will paint a picture albeit an imperfect one of how that has affected support for Mays centerright Conservative Party and the leftist opposition Labour Party NegativeLONDON English voters are expected to use local government elections on Thursday to punish Prime Minister Theresa Mays Conservative Party over its failure to deliver Brexit revealing a divided and dissatisfied electorate http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-localelections/voters-set-to-punish-uk-pm-mays-conservatives-over-brexit-delay-idUSKCN1S74U72019-05-03
With almost half of English local council vote results declared the Conservative Party lost 433 councillors and the Labour Party had lost 81 councillors according to a BBC tally NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa Mays Conservatives and the opposition Labour Party were both punished in a local election by English voters who blame them for the deadlock over Brexit partial results showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-localelections/britains-two-main-parties-punished-over-brexit-in-local-election-partial-results-idUSKCN1S90692019-05-03
LONDON Britains parliament declared a symbolic climate change on Wednesday backing a call by opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn for rapid and dramatic to protect the environment for generations to come NeutralLONDON Britains parliament declared a symbolic climate change on Wednesday backing a call by opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn for rapid and dramatic to protect the environment for generations to come http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-climatechange-parliament/after-protests-britains-parliament-declares-climate-change-emergency-idUSKCN1S74OA2019-05-02
LONDON The British government has shown a willingness to explore changes to its position on Brexit a Labour Party spokesman said commenting on talks between ministers and the opposition party seeking a compromise on leaving the European Union NegativeLONDON The British government has shown a willingness to explore changes to its position on Brexit a Labour Party spokesman said commenting on talks between ministers and the opposition party seeking a compromise on leaving the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-talks-labour/uk-government-has-shown-willingness-to-shift-on-brexit-labour-party-idUSKCN1S73UZ2019-05-02
LONDON Talks between Britains government and the opposition Labour Party to break an impasse over Brexit are going better than before a politics editor at HuffPost UK said on Monday adding that negotiations were set to continue NegativeLONDON Talks between Britains government and the opposition Labour Party to break an impasse over Brexit are going better than before a politics editor at HuffPost UK said on Monday adding that negotiations were set to continue http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour-talks/tone-of-brexit-talks-between-uk-government-and-labour-has-improved-report-idUSKCN1S51U32019-04-30
LONDON The British government has yet to find a way forward in talks with the opposition Labour Party on how to reach a compromise Brexit deal Prime Minister Theresa Mays spokesman said on Monday PositiveLONDON The British government has yet to find a way forward in talks with the opposition Labour Party on how to reach a compromise Brexit deal Prime Minister Theresa Mays spokesman said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-talks/uk-pm-mays-spokesman-no-way-forward-yet-in-brexit-talks-with-labour-idUSKCN1S50VG2019-04-30
A Labour party spokesperson The benefits of taking water into public ownership are ending ripoff prices and excessive dividends for private companies and investing in the longterm future of our economy PositiveLONDON British water and power firms are trying to soothe nerves over nationalization in the event of a Labour government although some fund managers and lawyers doubt socalled Corbynproofing will work http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-privatisation-analy/corbyn-proof-british-water-power-firms-take-nationalization-precautions-idUSKCN1S50C02019-04-29
A business spokeswoman for the Labour party said earlier on Sunday that the talks have been productive but the government needed to move on its red lines PositivePARIS The outcome of talks between British Prime Minister Theresa Mays government and the opposition Labour Party to break the deadlock over Britains exit from the European Union could be known in the coming week European Unions chief negotiator said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-barnier/coming-week-will-be-important-for-brexit-negotiation-eus-barnier-idUSKCN1S40BU2019-04-29
Another factor which may make Labour think twice about a wide nationalization plan is the expense PositiveLONDON British water and power firms are trying to soothe nerves over nationalization in the event of a Labour government although some fund managers and lawyers doubt socalled Corbynproofing will work http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-privatisation-analy/corbyn-proof-british-water-power-firms-take-nationalization-precautions-idUSKCN1S50C02019-04-29
LONDON British water and power firms are trying to soothe nerves over nationalization in the event of a Labour government although some fund managers and lawyers doubt socalled Corbynproofing will work NegativeLONDON British water and power firms are trying to soothe nerves over nationalization in the event of a Labour government although some fund managers and lawyers doubt socalled Corbynproofing will work http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-privatisation-analy/corbyn-proof-british-water-power-firms-take-nationalization-precautions-idUSKCN1S50C02019-04-29
LONDON Talks between the British government and the opposition Labour Party aimed at finding a consensus over the way forward on Brexit have been productive but the government needs to move on its red lines Labours business spokeswoman said on Sunday NeutralLONDON Talks between the British government and the opposition Labour Party aimed at finding a consensus over the way forward on Brexit have been productive but the government needs to move on its red lines Labours business spokeswoman said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour/uk-govt-must-move-on-brexit-red-lines-in-talks-with-opposition-labour-idUSKCN1S40662019-04-29
PARIS The outcome of talks between British Prime Minister Theresa Mays government and the opposition Labour Party to break the deadlock over Britains exit from the European Union could be known in the coming week European Unions chief negotiator said on Sunday NegativePARIS The outcome of talks between British Prime Minister Theresa Mays government and the opposition Labour Party to break the deadlock over Britains exit from the European Union could be known in the coming week European Unions chief negotiator said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-barnier/coming-week-will-be-important-for-brexit-negotiation-eus-barnier-idUSKCN1S40BU2019-04-29
Parliament has rejected Prime Minister Theresa Mays exit agreement with Brussels three times and she now hopes to reach a compromise with Labour which will see the deal approved PositiveLONDON Talks between the British government and the opposition Labour Party aimed at finding a consensus over the way forward on Brexit have been productive but the government needs to move on its red lines Labours business spokeswoman said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour/uk-govt-must-move-on-brexit-red-lines-in-talks-with-opposition-labour-idUSKCN1S40662019-04-29
Some say a Labour government could simply change the law to annul a Thames Watertype provision and swap any cash due for governmentissued gilts NegativeLONDON British water and power firms are trying to soothe nerves over nationalization in the event of a Labour government although some fund managers and lawyers doubt socalled Corbynproofing will work http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-privatisation-analy/corbyn-proof-british-water-power-firms-take-nationalization-precautions-idUSKCN1S50C02019-04-29
That may prompt a snap election which polls suggest Labour might win but without enough votes to govern alone giving Sturgeons Scottish National Party a kingmaker role NeutralEDINBURGH Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeons plans to lead her nation to independence from the United Kingdom have been muddled by Brexit but the whirlwind at the centre of British politics may yet advance her cause http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-scotland/map-of-landmines-how-brexit-might-help-the-scottish-independence-quest-idUSKCN1S40FG2019-04-29
BEIJING Chancellor Philip Hammond said on Friday that he was hopeful of clinching a Brexit compromise with the Labour Party to allow the ratification of Prime Minister Theresa Mays thricedefeated divorce deal PositiveBEIJING Chancellor Philip Hammond said on Friday that he was hopeful of clinching a Brexit compromise with the Labour Party to allow the ratification of Prime Minister Theresa Mays thricedefeated divorce deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-china/hammond-optimistic-of-finding-brexit-compromise-with-corbyns-labour-idUSKCN1S21182019-04-27
Hammond denied that talks with Labour had stalled NegativeBEIJING Chancellor Philip Hammond said on Friday that he was hopeful of clinching a Brexit compromise with the Labour Party to allow the ratification of Prime Minister Theresa Mays thricedefeated divorce deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-china/hammond-optimistic-of-finding-brexit-compromise-with-corbyns-labour-idUSKCN1S21182019-04-27
LONDON British government talks with the opposition Labour Party on finding a Brexit compromise cannot be open ended Prime Minister Theresa Mays spokesman said on Wednesday NegativeLONDON British government talks with the opposition Labour Party on finding a Brexit compromise cannot be open ended Prime Minister Theresa Mays spokesman said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-talks/uk-government-brexit-talks-with-labour-cannot-be-open-ended-pm-mays-spokesman-idUSKCN1S01JZ2019-04-27
Sterling hurt this week by dollar strength and concerns Brexit talks between the ruling Conservative and opposition Labour parties had run into the sand clawed itself back above Negativedropped word in paragraph http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/refile-forex-euro-hovers-near-23-month-lows-as-dollar-bulls-eye-u-s-gdp-data-idUSL5N22848F2019-04-27
Lu expects some mills to replenish their iron ore inventories before the Labour Day holiday in China next week NeutralMANILA Iron ore futures in China edged lower in early trade on Tuesday as demand eased in the wake of a move to restrict production in top steelmaking city of Tangshan but losses were modest amid hopes that steel mills will soon replenish their stocks http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asia-ironore/china-iron-ore-slips-on-tepid-demand-amid-steel-output-curbs-idUSKCN1RZ08Q2019-04-23
A Labour spokesman said it was wrong to say talks had stalled and that further meetings were planned for this week and next NegativeLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party denied a Guardian newspaper report on Tuesday that Brexit talks with Prime Minister Theresa Mays government had stalled http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn/opposition-labour-party-denies-newspaper-report-uk-brexit-talks-stalled-idUSKCN1RS1CS2019-04-17
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party denied a Guardian newspaper report on Tuesday that Brexit talks with Prime Minister Theresa Mays government had stalled NegativeLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party denied a Guardian newspaper report on Tuesday that Brexit talks with Prime Minister Theresa Mays government had stalled http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn/opposition-labour-party-denies-newspaper-report-uk-brexit-talks-stalled-idUSKCN1RS1CS2019-04-17
LONDON The British governments talks with the opposition Labour party on a Brexit compromise will continue but will not drag for months Cabinet Office minister David Lidington told the BBC on Sunday PositiveLONDON The British governments talks with the opposition Labour party on a Brexit compromise will continue but will not drag for months Cabinet Office minister David Lidington told the BBC on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-lidington/lidington-says-brexit-talks-with-labour-to-continue-will-not-last-months-idUSKCN1RQ09T2019-04-15
Lidington told the BBC compromise talks with Labour would continue with both sides seeking agreement over a plan for Brexit that could win parliaments approval PositiveLONDON Britains ruling Conservative Party cannot let itself be defined solely by Brexit Prime Minister Theresa Mays de facto deputy said on Sunday as polling showed failure to leave the European Union on schedule has badly damaged its support http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/brexit-cannot-define-us-says-pm-mays-deputy-as-ratings-dip-idUSKCN1RQ0EA2019-04-15
The onceprized stability of British politics has disappeared threatening to break apart both the Conservatives and their main opponents Labour and leaving the worlds fifthlargest economy facing an uncertain future NegativeLONDON Britains ruling Conservative Party cannot let itself be defined solely by Brexit Prime Minister Theresa Mays de facto deputy said on Sunday as polling showed failure to leave the European Union on schedule has badly damaged its support http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/brexit-cannot-define-us-says-pm-mays-deputy-as-ratings-dip-idUSKCN1RQ0EA2019-04-15
Hammond said that while the government was opposed to a new public vote other Labour demands such as a customs union with the EU were up for debate NegativeWASHINGTON The idea of a second Brexit referendum is very likely to be put before Britains parliament again although the government remains opposed to any new plebiscite the British finance minister said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-hammond/uk-parliament-very-likely-to-consider-new-brexit-referendum-hammond-idUSKCN1RO1EF2019-04-13
If talks with the Labour Party ultimately collapse May has said she will accept the will of parliament on what to do next NegativeLONDON The United Kingdom now has until Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-scenarios/brexit-black-hole-divorce-implosion-deal-or-election-idUSKCN1RO1O52019-04-13
Its no secret that the Labour Party regard a customs union as a negotiating objective for them NegativeWASHINGTON British finance minister Philip Hammond said on Friday it was very likely that the idea of a second Brexit referendum would be put to parliament at some point but time was tight before October when Britain is due to leave the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-hammond-highlights/highlights-uks-hammond-talks-about-brexit-the-boe-and-pm-mays-successor-idUSKCN1RO1Q52019-04-13
LONDON Talks between Prime Minister Theresa Mays government and the opposition Labour Party on Brexit are constructive and positive Labour finance spokesman John McDonnell said on Friday PositiveLONDON Talks between Prime Minister Theresa Mays government and the opposition Labour Party on Brexit are constructive and positive Labour finance spokesman John McDonnell said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-labour-mcdonnell/brexit-talks-positive-and-constructive-labours-mcdonnell-says-idUSKCN1RO1LO2019-04-13
Many Labour lawmakers are pressing their leader Jeremy Corbyn to demand a new referendum in talks with the government PositiveWASHINGTON The idea of a second Brexit referendum is very likely to be put before Britains parliament again although the government remains opposed to any new plebiscite the British finance minister said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-hammond/uk-parliament-very-likely-to-consider-new-brexit-referendum-hammond-idUSKCN1RO1EF2019-04-13
The outcome of any election is uncertain and while both main parties manifestos support Brexit the opposition Labour Party backs a confirmatory on any deal PositiveLONDON The United Kingdom now has until Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-scenarios/brexit-black-hole-divorce-implosion-deal-or-election-idUSKCN1RO1O52019-04-13
Both sides agreed to continue talks in an effort to make substantive progress toward finding a compromise a Labour party spokesman said PositiveLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May and opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn held talks in parliament on Thursday aimed at finding a way out the Brexit impasse http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-may-corbyn/uk-pm-may-and-opposition-labour-leader-held-talks-on-breaking-brexit-deadlock-idUSKCN1RN2CB2019-04-12
LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May defended her decision to delay Brexit and seek a compromise exit plan with the opposition Labour Party as one angry lawmaker from her own party stood up in parliament on Thursday and asked her to resign NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May defended her decision to delay Brexit and seek a compromise exit plan with the opposition Labour Party as one angry lawmaker from her own party stood up in parliament on Thursday and asked her to resign http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu-may/uk-pm-may-defends-brexit-delay-critic-asks-her-to-resign-idUSKCN1RN1OZ2019-04-12
LONDON The British government has indicated it may be willing to compromise in key areas which have prevented its Brexit deal being supported by the opposition Labour Party its leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Thursday PositiveLONDON The British government has indicated it may be willing to compromise in key areas which have prevented its Brexit deal being supported by the opposition Labour Party its leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/uk-labours-corbyn-says-government-has-indicated-willingness-to-compromise-on-brexit-idUSKCN1RN1PE2019-04-12
May is hoping to reach an agreement with Labour in order to approve her divorce deal which has been rejected three times by parliament PositiveLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May and opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn held talks in parliament on Thursday aimed at finding a way out the Brexit impasse http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-may-corbyn/uk-pm-may-and-opposition-labour-leader-held-talks-on-breaking-brexit-deadlock-idUSKCN1RN2CB2019-04-12
After Tuesdays round of talks Labour said it had not yet seen a clear shift in Mays stance NeutralEuropean Union leaders will grant Prime Minister Theresa May a second delay to Brexit but they could demand she accepts a much longer extension as France pushed for conditions to limit Britains ability to undermine the bloc http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu/eu-to-agree-brexit-delay-but-france-pushes-for-conditions-idUSKCN1RK2HP2019-04-10
After her pledge to resign failed to get her deal over the line she launched crisis talks with the opposition Labour Party in the hope of breaking the domestic deadlock NegativeBRUSSELS The European Union will grant Prime Minister Theresa May a second delay to Brexit at an emergency summit on Wednesday but the blocs leaders are likely to demand she accepts a longer extension with conditions http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/eu-to-grant-brexit-delay-but-may-demand-a-longer-extension-and-conditions-idUSKCN1RM0LX2019-04-10
Britains Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn met Northern Irish Democratic Unionist Party deputy leader Nigel Dodds the DUPs lawmaker Sammy Wilson on Tuesday as part of the opposition partys talks with MPs to break Brexit deadlock the Daily Mirror reported on Tuesday NegativeBritains Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn met Northern Irish Democratic Unionist Party deputy leader Nigel Dodds the DUPs lawmaker Sammy Wilson on Tuesday as part of the opposition partys talks with MPs to break Brexit deadlock the Daily Mirror reported on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn/labours-corbyn-met-dups-dodds-to-try-to-break-brexit-deadlock-daily-mirror-idUSKCN1RL2Y22019-04-10
British Prime Minister Theresa May is considering a new plan to introduce legislation that would allow lawmakers to thrash out a compromise Brexit deal among themselves if talks with the opposition Labour party fail The Guardian reported on Tuesday NegativeBritish Prime Minister Theresa May is considering a new plan to introduce legislation that would allow lawmakers to thrash out a compromise Brexit deal among themselves if talks with the opposition Labour party fail The Guardian reported on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-parliament-deal/may-considering-plan-to-let-lawmakers-work-out-brexit-deal-if-talks-fail-report-idUSKCN1RL2RL2019-04-10
But as May arrived at the Elysee Palace in Paris to a guard of honor she was unable to trumpet any breakthrough with Labour NeutralEuropean Union leaders will grant Prime Minister Theresa May a second delay to Brexit but they could demand she accepts a much longer extension as France pushed for conditions to limit Britains ability to undermine the bloc http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu/eu-to-agree-brexit-delay-but-france-pushes-for-conditions-idUSKCN1RK2HP2019-04-10
German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz told CNBC he was still that the UK parliament will agree on a Brexit deal adding that talks between the UK government and the opposition Labour Party were good for both Europe and Britain PositiveGerman Finance Minister Olaf Scholz told CNBC he was still that the UK parliament will agree on a Brexit deal adding that talks between the UK government and the opposition Labour Party were good for both Europe and Britain http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-germany-scholz/germanys-scholz-says-still-confident-uk-parliament-will-ok-brexit-deal-cnbc-idUSKCN1RM0NY2019-04-10
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party said it had not yet seen a clear shift in Prime Minister Theresa Mays position after talks with the government on Tuesday aimed at finding a way out the Brexit impasse NegativeLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party said it had not yet seen a clear shift in Prime Minister Theresa Mays position after talks with the government on Tuesday aimed at finding a way out the Brexit impasse http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-spokesman/uk-labour-sees-no-clear-shift-in-mays-brexit-position-idUSKCN1RL2CE2019-04-10
LONDON MPs on Tuesday approved Prime Minister Theresa Mays plan to seek to delay Britains exit from the European Union to June 30 while she tries to reach a compromise with the opposition Labour Party to get her deal through parliament PositiveLONDON MPs on Tuesday approved Prime Minister Theresa Mays plan to seek to delay Britains exit from the European Union to June 30 while she tries to reach a compromise with the opposition Labour Party to get her deal through parliament http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-parliament-result/mps-approve-mays-plan-to-seek-brexit-delay-to-june-30-idUSKCN1RL28F2019-04-10
Meanwhile British lawmakers on Tuesday approved by a 420110 margin Mays plan to seek to delay Brexit to June 30 while she tries to strike a compromise with Labour NeutralEuropean Union leaders will grant Prime Minister Theresa May a second delay to Brexit but they could demand she accepts a much longer extension as France pushed for conditions to limit Britains ability to undermine the bloc http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu/eu-to-agree-brexit-delay-but-france-pushes-for-conditions-idUSKCN1RK2HP2019-04-10
The DUPs principal concern is avoiding divergence with the rest of the United Kingdom which Labour believes its alternative Brexit plan provides for a Daily Mirror political editor tweeted NegativeBritains Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn met Northern Irish Democratic Unionist Party deputy leader Nigel Dodds the DUPs lawmaker Sammy Wilson on Tuesday as part of the opposition partys talks with MPs to break Brexit deadlock the Daily Mirror reported on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn/labours-corbyn-met-dups-dodds-to-try-to-break-brexit-deadlock-daily-mirror-idUSKCN1RL2Y22019-04-10
The two sides have agreed to continue their talks on Thursday Labour said PositiveLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party said it had not yet seen a clear shift in Prime Minister Theresa Mays position after talks with the government on Tuesday aimed at finding a way out the Brexit impasse http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-spokesman/uk-labour-sees-no-clear-shift-in-mays-brexit-position-idUSKCN1RL2CE2019-04-10
A Labour spokesman confirmed the talks would take place PositiveLONDON Technical talks between officials from the government and opposition Labour Party on finding a compromise on a Brexit deal will resume later on Monday a spokesman for Prime Minister Theresa May said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-talks-resume/technical-brexit-talks-will-resume-between-uk-government-and-labour-pms-spokesman-idUSKCN1RK1VU2019-04-09
LONDON Brexit hung in the balance on Monday as Prime Minister Theresa May tried to coax the Labour Party into agreeing a divorce deal with a better chance of passage by parliament ahead of a crisis EU summit where she will try to delay the April 12 departure NegativeLONDON Brexit hung in the balance on Monday as Prime Minister Theresa May tried to coax the Labour Party into agreeing a divorce deal with a better chance of passage by parliament ahead of a crisis EU summit where she will try to delay the April 12 departure http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour/brexit-hangs-in-the-balance-as-mays-government-talks-with-labour-idUSKCN1RK18X2019-04-09
LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May is considering giving lawmakers a vote on whether to hold a second Brexit referendum in a bid to break the deadlock in talks with the opposition Labour Party the Telegraph reported NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May is considering giving lawmakers a vote on whether to hold a second Brexit referendum in a bid to break the deadlock in talks with the opposition Labour Party the Telegraph reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-may-vote/uk-pm-may-considering-offering-lawmakers-a-vote-on-second-brexit-referendum-telegraph-idUSKCN1RK2BJ2019-04-09
LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May will meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday to argue for a Brexit delay while her ministers hold crisis talks with Labour to try to break the deadlock in London NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May will meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday to argue for a Brexit delay while her ministers hold crisis talks with Labour to try to break the deadlock in London http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/theresa-may-to-ask-merkel-and-macron-for-brexit-delay-idUSKCN1RK2HF2019-04-09
LONDON Technical talks between officials from the government and opposition Labour Party on finding a compromise on a Brexit deal will resume later on Monday a spokesman for Prime Minister Theresa May said PositiveLONDON Technical talks between officials from the government and opposition Labour Party on finding a compromise on a Brexit deal will resume later on Monday a spokesman for Prime Minister Theresa May said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-talks-resume/technical-brexit-talks-will-resume-between-uk-government-and-labour-pms-spokesman-idUSKCN1RK1VU2019-04-09
LONDON The British government has so far not given the opposition Labour Party the undertakings it needs in order to be able to back Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit deal Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Monday PositiveLONDON The British government has so far not given the opposition Labour Party the undertakings it needs in order to be able to back Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit deal Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn/uk-government-has-not-given-labour-party-the-undertakings-it-needs-on-brexit-corbyn-idUSKCN1RK1Z92019-04-09
Labours Brexit point man Keir Starmer said earlier that Mays government had so far not shifted from its red lines on Brexit and so no way forward had been agreed PositiveLONDON Brexit hung in the balance on Monday as Prime Minister Theresa May tried to coax the Labour Party into agreeing a divorce deal with a better chance of passage by parliament ahead of a crisis EU summit where she will try to delay the April 12 departure http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour/brexit-hangs-in-the-balance-as-mays-government-talks-with-labour-idUSKCN1RK18X2019-04-09
Labours demands include keeping Britain in a customs union with the EU something which is hard to reconcile with Mays desire for Britain to have an independent trade policy NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May will meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday to argue for a Brexit delay while her ministers hold crisis talks with Labour to try to break the deadlock in London http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/theresa-may-to-ask-merkel-and-macron-for-brexit-delay-idUSKCN1RK2HF2019-04-09
May is hoping to reach an agreement with Labour in order to get her exit deal which has been rejected three times by parliament approved PositiveLONDON The British government has so far not given the opposition Labour Party the undertakings it needs in order to be able to back Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit deal Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn/uk-government-has-not-given-labour-party-the-undertakings-it-needs-on-brexit-corbyn-idUSKCN1RK1Z92019-04-09
The Telegraph reported Labour and the government were still discussing both a customs union and the idea of holding a confirmatory referendum on any deal they agree PositiveLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May will meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday to argue for a Brexit delay while her ministers hold crisis talks with Labour to try to break the deadlock in London http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/theresa-may-to-ask-merkel-and-macron-for-brexit-delay-idUSKCN1RK2HF2019-04-09
BERLIN April 7 German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz called on the British government and opposition Labour Party on Sunday to find a pragmatic agreement for Britain to leave the European Union NegativeBERLIN April 7 German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz called on the British government and opposition Labour Party on Sunday to find a pragmatic agreement for Britain to leave the European Union http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-germany-scholz/germanys-scholz-urges-uk-govt-labour-to-agree-to-avoid-no-deal-brexit-idUSB4N11703C2019-04-08
Corbyn a veteran campaigner for Palestinian rights and a critic of the Israeli government has long been accused of failing to tackle antisemitism in the Labour Party NegativeLONDON The Jewish Labour Movement which is affiliated to Britains main opposition Labour Party passed a motion of no confidence in party leader Jeremy Corbyn on Sunday over his handling of antiSemitism complaints Sky News reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-labour-antisemitism/jewish-labour-movement-passes-motion-of-no-confidence-in-corbyn-idUSKCN1RJ0J32019-04-08
LONDON The Jewish Labour Movement which is affiliated to Britains main opposition Labour Party passed a motion of no confidence in party leader Jeremy Corbyn on Sunday over his handling of antiSemitism complaints Sky News reported NegativeLONDON The Jewish Labour Movement which is affiliated to Britains main opposition Labour Party passed a motion of no confidence in party leader Jeremy Corbyn on Sunday over his handling of antiSemitism complaints Sky News reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-labour-antisemitism/jewish-labour-movement-passes-motion-of-no-confidence-in-corbyn-idUSKCN1RJ0J32019-04-08
Several lawmakers quit the party this year in protest against what they said was rising antiSemitism within it and because they oppose Labours position on Brexit NegativeLONDON The Jewish Labour Movement which is affiliated to Britains main opposition Labour Party passed a motion of no confidence in party leader Jeremy Corbyn on Sunday over his handling of antiSemitism complaints Sky News reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-labour-antisemitism/jewish-labour-movement-passes-motion-of-no-confidence-in-corbyn-idUSKCN1RJ0J32019-04-08
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party which is holding talks with Prime Minister Theresa May in an effort to find a way out of the Brexit impasse urged her on Friday to offer a real change to her EU withdrawal deal PositiveLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party which is holding talks with Prime Minister Theresa May in an effort to find a way out of the Brexit impasse urged her on Friday to offer a real change to her EU withdrawal deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/uk-opposition-labour-party-urges-pm-may-to-change-her-eu-deal-idUSKCN1RH1Y82019-04-07
LONDON Britains opposition Labour party wants talks with Prime Minister Theresa May to continue its Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said on Friday after Labour urged May to offer genuine changes to her EU withdrawal deal PositiveLONDON Britains opposition Labour party wants talks with Prime Minister Theresa May to continue its Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said on Friday after Labour urged May to offer genuine changes to her EU withdrawal deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-starmer/uk-labour-brexit-spokesman-says-he-wants-talks-with-pm-may-to-continue-idUSKCN1RH23Z2019-04-07
LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Saturday that the longer it takes to find a compromise with the opposition Labour Party to secure a parliamentary majority for a Brexit deal the less likely it is that Britain will leave the European Union PositiveLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Saturday that the longer it takes to find a compromise with the opposition Labour Party to secure a parliamentary majority for a Brexit deal the less likely it is that Britain will leave the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-may/may-says-greater-risk-of-no-brexit-the-longer-it-takes-to-find-compromise-idUSKCN1RI0NQ2019-04-07
LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa Mays government has a plan to enshrine in law a customs arrangement with the European Union in a bid to win over the opposition Labour Party to back a Brexit deal The Sunday Times newspaper reported PositiveLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa Mays government has a plan to enshrine in law a customs arrangement with the European Union in a bid to win over the opposition Labour Party to back a Brexit deal The Sunday Times newspaper reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-customs/uk-pm-may-has-plan-to-offer-labour-brexit-customs-arrangement-sunday-times-idUSKCN1RI0NI2019-04-07
LONDON Prime Minister Theresa May said there was now a clear choice between Britain exiting the European Union with a deal or not leaving at all as she tries to find a compromise with the opposition Labour Party The Observer newspaper reported NeutralLONDON Prime Minister Theresa May said there was now a clear choice between Britain exiting the European Union with a deal or not leaving at all as she tries to find a compromise with the opposition Labour Party The Observer newspaper reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-may-observer/uk-pm-may-says-choice-between-leaving-eu-with-deal-or-no-brexit-the-observer-idUSKCN1RI0ML2019-04-07
LONDON Prime Minister Theresa Mays government is ready to hold more discussions with the opposition Labour party this weekend over Brexit a spokesman for Mays office said on Friday NeutralLONDON Prime Minister Theresa Mays government is ready to hold more discussions with the opposition Labour party this weekend over Brexit a spokesman for Mays office said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-may/uk-government-ready-to-hold-more-brexit-talks-with-opposition-labour-this-weekend-idUSKCN1RH26B2019-04-07
Labour Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer later added in a so far the government is not countenancing any actual changes in to the wording of the political declaration NeutralLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party which is holding talks with Prime Minister Theresa May in an effort to find a way out of the Brexit impasse urged her on Friday to offer a real change to her EU withdrawal deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/uk-opposition-labour-party-urges-pm-may-to-change-her-eu-deal-idUSKCN1RH1Y82019-04-07
Lawmakers have rejected Prime Minister Theresa Mays negotiated agreement on Brexit with Brussels and talks are underway with the opposition Labour Party to reach a compromise NegativeLONDON A second public vote on Britains membership of the European Union would be the ultimate Andrea Leadsom the leader of the House of Commons or lower house of parliament wrote in the Sunday Telegraph newspaper http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leadsom/second-brexit-vote-would-be-ultimate-betrayal-leader-of-lower-uk-parliament-idUSKCN1RI0N02019-04-07
No talks have been arranged yet between the two sides for this weekend a Labour source told Reuters PositivePrime Minister Theresa May has yet to move the red that have blocked a deal for Britain to leave the EU opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Saturday after May launched talks with him in a lastditch bid to save Brexit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu/uk-opposition-leader-im-waiting-for-may-to-move-brexit-red-lines-idUSKCN1RI0II2019-04-07
On Wednesday after the first round of talks both Labour and the government said they had been constructive although Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said May had not moved far enough PositiveLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party which is holding talks with Prime Minister Theresa May in an effort to find a way out of the Brexit impasse urged her on Friday to offer a real change to her EU withdrawal deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/uk-opposition-labour-party-urges-pm-may-to-change-her-eu-deal-idUSKCN1RH1Y82019-04-07
The British government is optimistic about reaching some form of deal with the opposition Labour Party to end a deadlock on Brexit as work on a compromise continues Britains finance minister Philip Hammond said on Saturday PositiveThe British government is optimistic about reaching some form of deal with the opposition Labour Party to end a deadlock on Brexit as work on a compromise continues Britains finance minister Philip Hammond said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-britain-hammond/uk-minister-sees-brexit-deal-with-labour-opposition-wants-flexibility-idUSKCN1RI04F2019-04-07
Britains opposition Labour Party said on Friday that talks with the government on a lastditch Brexit deal had made no progress as EU leaders said Prime Minister Theresa May had not convinced them that they should let Britain delay its departure next week NegativeBritains opposition Labour Party said on Friday that talks with the government on a lastditch Brexit deal had made no progress as EU leaders said Prime Minister Theresa May had not convinced them that they should let Britain delay its departure next week http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu/mays-brexit-talks-with-labour-stall-delay-request-fails-to-convince-eu-idUSKCN1RH0Q82019-04-06
Labour which she turned to reluctantly after failing three times to get her deal passed said the government has not offered real change or in three days of talks NegativeBritains opposition Labour Party said on Friday that talks with the government on a lastditch Brexit deal had made no progress as EU leaders said Prime Minister Theresa May had not convinced them that they should let Britain delay its departure next week http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu/mays-brexit-talks-with-labour-stall-delay-request-fails-to-convince-eu-idUSKCN1RH0Q82019-04-06
Attorney General Geoffrey Cox told BBC that if the talks between UKs Conservative and Labour parties fail the delay is likely to be a long NegativeEuropean Council President Donald Tusk is proposing to make an offer of a 12month extension to the UKs Brexit date the BBC reported on Friday citing a senior European Union source http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-britain-eu-tusk/eus-tusk-proposes-to-offer-uk-12-month-flexible-extension-to-brexit-date-bbc-idUSKCN1RH0FR2019-04-05
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Thursday she hoped discussions between Prime Minister Theresa Mays government and the opposition Labour Party could break the Brexit impasse by an April 10 emergency European Union summit PositiveGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Thursday she hoped discussions between Prime Minister Theresa Mays government and the opposition Labour Party could break the Brexit impasse by an April 10 emergency European Union summit http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu/merkel-hopes-may-can-find-a-way-out-brexit-maze-by-eu-summit-idUSKCN1RG1EV2019-04-05
Twentyfive lawmakers in Labour urged Corbyn to go the extra if there was a chance of agreeing a Brexit deal PositiveGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Thursday she hoped discussions between Prime Minister Theresa Mays government and the opposition Labour Party could break the Brexit impasse by an April 10 emergency European Union summit http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu/merkel-hopes-may-can-find-a-way-out-brexit-maze-by-eu-summit-idUSKCN1RG1EV2019-04-05
Also helping sentiment was reports that British Prime Minister Theresa May might seek another Brexit delay to try to agree an EU divorce deal with the opposition Labour leader Positivea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-shares-climb-for-fourth-day-on-trade-optimism-china-data-idUSL3N21L1OY2019-04-04
Britains opposition Labour Party said it had held constructive discussions with Prime Minister Theresa May on breaking the Brexit deadlock NegativeNEW YORK World stocks climbed for a fifth session on Wednesday on optimism over U.S.China trade talks and for a softer British exit from the European Union while oil prices retreated after an unexpected rise in inventories http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets/stocks-up-on-hopes-for-u-s-china-trade-soft-brexit-idUSKCN1RF04F2019-04-04
LONDON April 3 As many as 15 ministers in Prime Minister Theresa Mays government are on the edge of resigning over her Brexit talks with the opposition Labour Party The Sun newspaper reported NegativeLONDON April 3 As many as 15 ministers in Prime Minister Theresa Mays government are on the edge of resigning over her Brexit talks with the opposition Labour Party The Sun newspaper reported http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-resignations/pm-mays-government-could-lose-five-cabinet-ministers-over-brexit-gambit-the-sun-idUSL9N21G0922019-04-04
LONDON April 3 British Prime Minister Theresa Mays talks with the opposition Labour Party on breaking the deadlock over Brexit are likely to fail The Times newspaper quoted an unidentified Whitehall source as saying NegativeLONDON April 3 British Prime Minister Theresa Mays talks with the opposition Labour Party on breaking the deadlock over Brexit are likely to fail The Times newspaper quoted an unidentified Whitehall source as saying http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-may-talks-times/mays-talks-with-labour-on-breaking-brexit-deadlock-likely-to-fail-times-quotes-source-idUSL9N21600B2019-04-04
LONDON Prime Minister Theresa May said on Tuesday she would seek another Brexit delay to agree an EU divorce deal with the opposition Labour leader a lastditch gambit to break an impasse over Britains departure that enraged many in her party NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Theresa May said on Tuesday she would seek another Brexit delay to agree an EU divorce deal with the opposition Labour leader a lastditch gambit to break an impasse over Britains departure that enraged many in her party http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/may-gambles-on-talks-with-labour-to-unlock-brexit-enraging-her-own-party-idUSKCN1RE0JB2019-04-03
A poll by Opinium published on Sunday put Mays Conservatives and the opposition Labour Party level on 35 percentage points each NegativeLONDON With Britains parliament deadlocked over the way forward on Brexit speculation is growing that Prime Minister Theresa May could call a snap election to try and break the impasse http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-election-explainer/explainer-breaking-the-deadlock-over-brexit-is-britain-heading-for-a-general-election-idUSKCN1RC0JJ2019-04-01
A separate poll by Deltapoll in the Mail on Sunday gave Labour 41 percent a lead of five percentage points over the Conservatives who were on 36 percent NeutralLONDON With Britains parliament deadlocked over the way forward on Brexit speculation is growing that Prime Minister Theresa May could call a snap election to try and break the impasse http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-election-explainer/explainer-breaking-the-deadlock-over-brexit-is-britain-heading-for-a-general-election-idUSKCN1RC0JJ2019-04-01
The same proposal then put forward by Labour lawmaker Margaret Beckett was supported by 268 lawmakers and opposed by 295 NegativeLONDON British lawmakers will wrest control of the Brexit process for a second day on Monday in order to try to find a majority for an alternative way forward that could break the parliamentary deadlock over Prime Minister Theresa Mays proposed deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-indicativevotes-factbox/factbox-brexit-multiple-choice-again-how-will-uk-parliaments-indicative-votes-work-idUSKCN1RC0F72019-04-01
LONDON The time may come when Britains opposition Labour Party has to call another vote of no confidence in Prime Minister Theresa Mays government the partys foreign affairs spokeswoman Emily Thornberry said on Sunday NegativeLONDON The time may come when Britains opposition Labour Party has to call another vote of no confidence in Prime Minister Theresa Mays government the partys foreign affairs spokeswoman Emily Thornberry said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/time-may-come-for-another-no-confidence-vote-in-mays-government-uk-opposition-labour-idUSKCN1RC08H2019-03-31
One of the most popular alternatives among lawmakers including Labour members is Britain staying in a customs union with the EU an option also favored by many business leaders PositiveLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May risks the total of her government if she fails to get her battered Brexit deal through parliament the Sunday Times newspaper said amid growing speculation that she might call an early election http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-may-cabinet/uks-may-risks-total-collapse-of-government-in-brexit-impasse-sunday-times-idUSKCN1RB0R42019-03-31
Thornberry also said it was Britain would still pursue the policy of leaving the EU if Labour was in government NegativeLONDON The time may come when Britains opposition Labour Party has to call another vote of no confidence in Prime Minister Theresa Mays government the partys foreign affairs spokeswoman Emily Thornberry said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/time-may-come-for-another-no-confidence-vote-in-mays-government-uk-opposition-labour-idUSKCN1RC08H2019-03-31
Labour Party politician Lisa Nandy who opposed Mays deal said that she and her staff were called traitors by protesters as she tried to enter parliament to vote NegativeLONDON Thousands of people opposed to Britain delaying its departure from the European Union marched through central London on Friday as lawmakers in parliament strongly rejected Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit deal for a third time http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-march/angry-over-brexit-delay-leave-supporters-march-through-london-idUSKCN1RA1K62019-03-30
Labours Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said on Thursday the party would not support the Withdrawal Agreement alone as this would leave Britain with the blindest of blindfold NegativeLONDON Britains parliament holds a special sitting on Friday to discuss and vote on Brexit potentially unlocking an extension to May 22 to the countrys exit from the European Union but falling short of the criteria needed to formally ratify the deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-vote-factbox/factbox-when-is-a-brexit-vote-not-a-brexit-vote-march-29-idUSKCN1R92AP2019-03-30
Therefore success depends on how effectively May can minimise the rebellion in her own party and how many lawmakers from the opposition Labour Party she can win over PositiveLONDON Britains parliament holds a special sitting on Friday to discuss and vote on Brexit potentially unlocking an extension to May 22 to the countrys exit from the European Union but falling short of the criteria needed to formally ratify the deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-vote-factbox/factbox-when-is-a-brexit-vote-not-a-brexit-vote-march-29-idUSKCN1R92AP2019-03-30
3 percent after BBC reported that the opposition Labour Party plans to renationalize the utility NegativeEuropean shares pared early gains to finish lower on Thursday as optimism around some progress in U.S.China trade talks were outweighed by losses in banks amid a gloomy outlook for global economic growth and uncertainties around Brexit http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/european-shares-give-up-gains-as-banks-weigh-amid-concerns-on-growth-brexit-idUSKCN1R91B72019-03-29
LONDON March 29 A group of proEuropean Union British lawmakers who quit the governing Conservatives and opposition Labour over Brexit said on Friday they had applied to become a political party in order to stand in Mays European elections NegativeLONDON March 29 A group of proEuropean Union British lawmakers who quit the governing Conservatives and opposition Labour over Brexit said on Friday they had applied to become a political party in order to stand in Mays European elections http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/us/article/britain-eu-independentgroup/uk-independent-lawmakers-seek-to-become-political-party-for-european-elections-idUSL8N21G3E82019-03-29
He called on the party to return to its traditional values of low tax and strong policing and not to try to ape the policies of the leftwing Labour Party NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May offered on Wednesday to quit if her twicedefeated EU divorce deal passes in a lastditch attempt to persuade Eurosceptics to back it http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-may-replacements-factbox/factbox-who-might-be-britains-next-prime-minister-if-may-quits-idUSKCN1R82832019-03-28
LONDON Britains main opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Wednesday Prime Minister Theresa Mays offer to step down in exchange for support for her deal showed her Brexit talks were about party management not PositiveLONDON Britains main opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Wednesday Prime Minister Theresa Mays offer to step down in exchange for support for her deal showed her Brexit talks were about party management not http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-corbyn/pm-may-move-shows-brexit-talks-were-just-about-party-management-labours-corbyn-idUSKCN1R827B2019-03-28
LONDON Britains main opposition Labour Party has put forward its own plan for a close economic relationship with the European Union as parliament is due to vote on a series of indicative votes to find a way forward on Brexit on Wednesday PositiveLONDON Britains main opposition Labour Party has put forward its own plan for a close economic relationship with the European Union as parliament is due to vote on a series of indicative votes to find a way forward on Brexit on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-plan/labour-pushes-brexit-plan-for-close-economic-relationship-with-eu-idUSKCN1R72MR2019-03-27
Labours proposals include a comprehensive customs union with the EU and close alignment with the single market PositiveLONDON Britains main opposition Labour Party has put forward its own plan for a close economic relationship with the European Union as parliament is due to vote on a series of indicative votes to find a way forward on Brexit on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-plan/labour-pushes-brexit-plan-for-close-economic-relationship-with-eu-idUSKCN1R72MR2019-03-27
The governments approach to the Brexit negotiations has been an abject failure and this House must now come together to find a way Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said NegativeLONDON Britains main opposition Labour Party has put forward its own plan for a close economic relationship with the European Union as parliament is due to vote on a series of indicative votes to find a way forward on Brexit on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-plan/labour-pushes-brexit-plan-for-close-economic-relationship-with-eu-idUSKCN1R72MR2019-03-27
Im advised would also go for Customs Union plus single market with Labour Steve Baker of the eurosceptic European Research Group said NeutralLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa Mays top ministers are moving to oust her within days The Sunday Times reported as her Brexit strategy lay in tatters just weeks before the United Kingdom was due to leave the European Union http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/brexit-mayday-pm-mays-ministers-move-to-oust-her-sunday-times-says-idUSKCN1R40DJ2019-03-24
Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said it was time for parliament to take over Brexit and for MPs to make their own decisions about Britains future NeutralBRUSSELS Prime Minister Theresa May on Friday began the mammoth struggle of persuading a deeply divided parliament to back her Brexit deal after an EU summit granted her more time but little to help change minds at home http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/returning-to-london-may-faces-mammoth-task-to-change-minds-on-brexit-idUSKCN1R30XD2019-03-24
LONDON Britain should use the delay it is seeking to Brexit to allow parliament to find a way through the current impasse the opposition Labour Partys Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said on Wednesday NegativeLONDON Britain should use the delay it is seeking to Brexit to allow parliament to find a way through the current impasse the opposition Labour Partys Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-starmer/uk-labour-party-use-brexit-delay-to-let-parliament-find-way-forward-idUSKCN1R11ZX2019-03-21
The Labour Party said that by choosing a short delay May was forcing MPs to decide between accepting a deal they have already rejected or leaving without a deal NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Theresa May made an impassioned appeal to MPs to support her on Wednesday after the European Union said it could only grant her request to delay Brexit for three months if parliament next week backed her plans for leaving http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/may-urges-parliament-to-back-her-on-brexit-tells-britons-im-on-your-side-idUSKCN1R10GN2019-03-21
LONDON Jeremy Corbyn leader of Britains main opposition Labour Party held crossparty talks with four lawmakers who support a close economic relationship with the European Union and they pledged to work together to break the Brexit impasse a Labour spokesman said on Tuesday PositiveLONDON Jeremy Corbyn leader of Britains main opposition Labour Party held crossparty talks with four lawmakers who support a close economic relationship with the European Union and they pledged to work together to break the Brexit impasse a Labour spokesman said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn-lawmakers/labours-corbyn-holds-talks-with-lawmakers-who-support-softer-brexit-idUSKCN1R02C92019-03-20
Labour lawmaker Margaret Beckett dismissed calls for Bercow to go saying that the constitutional future of this country NegativeLONDON With a wordy speech invoking a 17thcentury precedent and a cold stare aimed at stunned ministers the grandiose Speaker of Britains parliament cast Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit strategy into chaos http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-bercow/interventionist-speaker-centre-stage-in-parliaments-brexit-drama-idUSKCN1R022U2019-03-20
They discussed how to build greater support on areas of agreement between Labours alternative plan and Common Market 2 PositiveLONDON Jeremy Corbyn leader of Britains main opposition Labour Party held crossparty talks with four lawmakers who support a close economic relationship with the European Union and they pledged to work together to break the Brexit impasse a Labour spokesman said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn-lawmakers/labours-corbyn-holds-talks-with-lawmakers-who-support-softer-brexit-idUSKCN1R02C92019-03-20
Around 20 Conservatives lawmakers are unlikely ever to be satisfied but she may draw in a small number of opposition Labour lawmakers NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Theresa Mays warned lawmakers that unless they approved her Brexit divorce deal after two crushing defeats Britains exit from the European Union could face a long delay and could involve taking part in European parliament elections http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu/uk-pm-may-warns-lawmakers-back-my-deal-or-face-long-brexit-delay-idUSKCN1QX0J82019-03-18
LONDON Britains Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn signaled on Sunday he would back a proposal by lawmakers to hold a public vote on Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit deal if it was approved by parliament PositiveLONDON Britains Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn signaled on Sunday he would back a proposal by lawmakers to hold a public vote on Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit deal if it was approved by parliament http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-vote/labour-likely-to-back-public-vote-on-uk-pms-deal-says-corbyn-idUSKCN1QY0KM2019-03-18
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party would force a confidence vote in Theresa Mays government if the prime minister loses another vote on her Brexit withdrawal deal leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday NeutralLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party would force a confidence vote in Theresa Mays government if the prime minister loses another vote on her Brexit withdrawal deal leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn/uks-labour-will-force-confidence-motion-if-mays-deal-fails-corbyn-idUSKCN1QY0D12019-03-18
LONDON Opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has written to lawmakers from across Britains parliament to discuss ways to break the Brexit impasse just days before the prime minister is expected to put her deal to another vote NeutralLONDON Opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has written to lawmakers from across Britains parliament to discuss ways to break the Brexit impasse just days before the prime minister is expected to put her deal to another vote http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn-letter/labours-corbyn-invites-uk-lawmakers-to-help-break-brexit-impasse-idUSKCN1QY0GB2019-03-18
LONDON Social media platforms must be able to react more quickly and stop the broadcast of live events the leader of Britains opposition Labour Party said on Sunday after a gunman in New Zealand broadcast a shooting rampage last week NegativeLONDON Social media platforms must be able to react more quickly and stop the broadcast of live events the leader of Britains opposition Labour Party said on Sunday after a gunman in New Zealand broadcast a shooting rampage last week http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-newzealand-shootout-britain-corbyn/uks-corbyn-says-social-media-platforms-must-act-after-new-zealand-attack-idUSKCN1QY0EK2019-03-18
LONDON March 17 Britains opposition Labour Party would force a confidence vote in Theresa Mays government if the prime minister loses another vote on her Brexit withdrawal deal leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday NeutralLONDON March 17 Britains opposition Labour Party would force a confidence vote in Theresa Mays government if the prime minister loses another vote on her Brexit withdrawal deal leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-corbyn/uks-labour-will-force-confidence-motion-if-mays-deal-fails-corbyn-idUSS8N20F02X2019-03-17
LONDON The government must come up with plans to allow parliament to vote on a series of options to break the impasse over Brexit or lawmakers will take over Britains departure from the European Union an opposition Labour lawmaker said on Wednesday PositiveLONDON The government must come up with plans to allow parliament to vote on a series of options to break the impasse over Brexit or lawmakers will take over Britains departure from the European Union an opposition Labour lawmaker said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-lawmaker/give-us-brexit-options-or-parliament-will-take-over-brexit-labour-lawmaker-idUSKCN1QU2WZ2019-03-14
An opposition Labour Party spokesman said this meant she had given up any pretence of leading the NegativeLONDON MPs crushed Prime Minister Theresa Mays European Union divorce deal on Tuesday thrusting Britain deeper into crisis and forcing parliament to decide within days whether to back a nodeal Brexit or seek a lastminute delay http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/britain-in-brexit-chaos-parliament-crushes-mays-eu-deal-again-idUSKBN1QT0ZQ2019-03-13
LONDON Prime Minister Theresa May has given up any pretence of leading Britain by allowing her lawmakers to vote according to their own beliefs rather than along party lines on Wednesday the opposition Labour Party said on Tuesday NeutralLONDON Prime Minister Theresa May has given up any pretence of leading Britain by allowing her lawmakers to vote according to their own beliefs rather than along party lines on Wednesday the opposition Labour Party said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-freevote/pm-may-has-given-up-any-pretence-of-leading-britain-with-free-vote-opposition-labour-idUSKBN1QT2TC2019-03-13
Jeremy Corbyn leader of the main opposition Labour Party said the appeal was more like a sign of PositiveGRIMSBY England Prime Minister Theresa May urged the European Union on Friday to make just one more to break the Brexit deadlock but proposals from the blocs chief negotiator fell short of anything that would win over the British parliament http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu/just-one-more-push-to-get-brexit-britains-may-urges-eu-idUSKCN1QP1GT2019-03-09
Keir Starmer Brexit spokesman for the opposition Labour party said it was increasingly clear Theresa May will not be able to deliver the changes she promised to her failed Brexit deal NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Theresa May put the onus on the European Union to make concessions over the thorny issue of the Irish backstop in Brexit talks or risk Britain leaving the EU without a deal which she said would be against EU interests http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-may/may-to-eu-agree-to-backstop-changes-or-risk-disorderly-brexit-idUSKCN1QO2QI2019-03-08
The Labour Party will not support a new referendum on Brexit in all circumstances The Independent reported on Thursday citing sources close to the party leadership NegativeThe Labour Party will not support a new referendum on Brexit in all circumstances The Independent reported on Thursday citing sources close to the party leadership http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour/labour-will-not-support-new-brexit-referendum-in-all-circumstances-the-independent-idUSKCN1QO2P52019-03-08
He also said Corbyn would meet lawmakers from both Labour and the governing Conservative Party who are pressing for a close economic relationship with the EU postBrexit PositiveLONDON Britains opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn met with five big business organizations on Tuesday to discuss Brexit and his partys alternative plan for leaving the European Union his spokesman said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn/uk-labours-corbyn-discussed-brexit-with-business-organizations-spokesman-idUSKCN1QN1MH2019-03-07
LONDON Britains opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn met with five big business organizations on Tuesday to discuss Brexit and his partys alternative plan for leaving the European Union his spokesman said on Wednesday PositiveLONDON Britains opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn met with five big business organizations on Tuesday to discuss Brexit and his partys alternative plan for leaving the European Union his spokesman said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn/uk-labours-corbyn-discussed-brexit-with-business-organizations-spokesman-idUSKCN1QN1MH2019-03-07
May is also trying to win round Labour MPs by offering them more say on workers rights after Brexit PositiveBRUSSELS Talks with Britain on amending its divorce deal with the European Union have made no headway and no swift solution is in sight EU officials said on Wednesday a week before British lawmakers must vote on the plan to avoid a chaotic Brexit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/eu-says-difficult-brexit-talks-unlikely-to-yield-swift-deal-idUSKCN1QN10T2019-03-07
Labour which has gone further than May by saying it would automatically keep pace with new EU laws on workers rights described the governments offer as a pathetic NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May will on Wednesday offer parliament a greater say over changes to workers rights laws after Brexit seeking to win the support of wavering lawmakers as she prepares to put her EU exit deal to the test next week http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-rights/uk-promises-safeguards-on-workers-rights-after-brexit-idUSKCN1QM2Q32019-03-06
Many Labour lawmakers represent areas that voted heavily in favor of Brexit in Britains 2016 referendum and fear their partys position to support a second referendum could alienate their constituents NeutralLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May will on Wednesday offer parliament a greater say over changes to workers rights laws after Brexit seeking to win the support of wavering lawmakers as she prepares to put her EU exit deal to the test next week http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-rights/uk-promises-safeguards-on-workers-rights-after-brexit-idUSKCN1QM2Q32019-03-06
Pound set for biggest weekly rise in a month as nodeal Brexit fears fade Britains Labour Party leader backs Brexit referendum NegativeFridays http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets-themes/rpt-graphic-take-five-u-turn-if-you-want-to-world-markets-themes-for-the-week-ahead-idUSL5N20R1UO2019-03-05
A Labour Party source said Corbyn was visiting a mosque and Muslim welfare center on Sunday and was unharmed PositiveLONDON A man was arrested after British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn was hit by an egg while on a visit in his north London constituency on Sunday media reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn-egg/uk-opposition-leader-corbyn-hit-by-egg-media-idUSKCN1QK0NP2019-03-04
Earlier this week Labour said it would back a second referendum in order to try to prevent either a deal or Prime Minister Theresa Mays deal PositiveLONDON As many as 70 of Britains opposition Labour lawmakers oppose holding a second Brexit referendum Labour lawmaker Caroline Flint said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/as-many-as-70-uk-opposition-labour-lawmakers-oppose-second-brexit-referendum-lawmaker-idUSKCN1QK08T2019-03-04
I urge my Labour colleagues to consider voting for an improved she told Sky News PositiveLONDON A group of Brexitsupporting lawmakers who rejected British Prime Minister Theresa Mays European Union exit deal in January have set out the changes they want to see to her agreement in return for their support http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-tests/brexit-supporters-give-uk-pm-may-three-tests-for-eu-deal-idUSKCN1QJ0MT2019-03-04
LONDON A man was arrested after British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn was hit by an egg while on a visit in his north London constituency on Sunday media reported NegativeLONDON A man was arrested after British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn was hit by an egg while on a visit in his north London constituency on Sunday media reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn-egg/uk-opposition-leader-corbyn-hit-by-egg-media-idUSKCN1QK0NP2019-03-04
LONDON As many as 70 of Britains opposition Labour lawmakers oppose holding a second Brexit referendum Labour lawmaker Caroline Flint said on Sunday NegativeLONDON As many as 70 of Britains opposition Labour lawmakers oppose holding a second Brexit referendum Labour lawmaker Caroline Flint said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/as-many-as-70-uk-opposition-labour-lawmakers-oppose-second-brexit-referendum-lawmaker-idUSKCN1QK08T2019-03-04
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party does not want a second Brexit referendum but has been forced into supporting one by Prime Minister Theresa May running down the clock on negotiations Labours finance spokesman John McDonnell said on Sunday PositiveLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party does not want a second Brexit referendum but has been forced into supporting one by Prime Minister Theresa May running down the clock on negotiations Labours finance spokesman John McDonnell said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-mcdonnell/uks-labour-forced-into-backing-second-brexit-vote-by-mays-actions-finance-spokesman-idUSKCN1QK08X2019-03-04
On Thursday Corbyn said Labour would back a new referendum on Brexit after parliament defeated its alternative plan for leaving the European Union PositiveLONDON A man was arrested after British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn was hit by an egg while on a visit in his north London constituency on Sunday media reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn-egg/uk-opposition-leader-corbyn-hit-by-egg-media-idUSKCN1QK0NP2019-03-04
The opposition Labour Partys finance spokesman John McDonnell said the fund was Brexit NeutralLONDON Prime Minister Theresa May will on Monday set out plans for a 1 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-fund/may-promises-1-6-billion-pound-fund-for-brexit-backing-towns-idUSKCN1QK0QY2019-03-04
We have been forced into this by Theresa May delaying running down the McDonnell told Sky News saying Labour is still pushing to get its alternative Brexit plan adopted NeutralLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party does not want a second Brexit referendum but has been forced into supporting one by Prime Minister Theresa May running down the clock on negotiations Labours finance spokesman John McDonnell said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-mcdonnell/uks-labour-forced-into-backing-second-brexit-vote-by-mays-actions-finance-spokesman-idUSKCN1QK08X2019-03-04
Goldman Sachs said it expected many Brexitsupporting Conservative lawmakers to accept a revised deal partly because the Labour Party was tilting toward a second referendum PositiveLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party will back a new referendum on Brexit after parliament defeated its alternative plan for leaving the European Union its eurosceptic leader Jeremy Corbyn said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu/britains-labour-party-leader-backs-brexit-referendum-idUSKCN1QH0P42019-03-01
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party will back a new referendum on Brexit after parliament defeated its alternative plan for leaving the European Union its eurosceptic leader Jeremy Corbyn said PositiveLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party will back a new referendum on Brexit after parliament defeated its alternative plan for leaving the European Union its eurosceptic leader Jeremy Corbyn said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu/britains-labour-party-leader-backs-brexit-referendum-idUSKCN1QH0P42019-03-01
The opposition Labour Party will back a new referendum after parliament defeated its alternative plan for leaving the European Union its eurosceptic leader Jeremy Corbyn said PositiveThe United Kingdom is due to leave the European Union in less than a month yet there is still no ratified divorce deal so it faces three main options swing behind Prime Minister Theresa Mays deal leave without a deal in late June or throw the question back to the people http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-scenarios/brexit-riddle-goes-on-mays-deal-delayed-no-deal-or-referendum-idUSKCN1QH1Z42019-03-01
4 million people who voted for Brexit to harry both Conservative and Labour constituencies NegativeLONDON A new party backed by Nigel Farage the insurgent who helped shove Britain towards the EU exit has a message for the countrys The foundations of the political system will explode if Brexit is betrayed http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-brexit/brexit-betrayal-would-explode-british-politics-farages-party-warns-idUSKCN1QG1Y52019-02-28
A Labour Party spokesperson Chris Williamson is suspended from the Party and therefore the whip pending investigation NegativeLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party said on Wednesday it had suspended one of its lawmakers and would investigate his conduct after remarks he made over the partys handling of antiSemitism accusations http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour-antisemitism/uk-labour-party-suspends-lawmaker-over-anti-semitism-comments-idUSKCN1QG2JD2019-02-28
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party said on Wednesday it had suspended one of its lawmakers and would investigate his conduct after remarks he made over the partys handling of antiSemitism accusations NegativeLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party said on Wednesday it had suspended one of its lawmakers and would investigate his conduct after remarks he made over the partys handling of antiSemitism accusations http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour-antisemitism/uk-labour-party-suspends-lawmaker-over-anti-semitism-comments-idUSKCN1QG2JD2019-02-28
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party will put forward or support an amendment in favour of a public vote to prevent a damaging Brexit the partys Brexit spokesman said on Wednesday NegativeLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party will put forward or support an amendment in favour of a public vote to prevent a damaging Brexit the partys Brexit spokesman said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-vote/uks-opposition-labour-to-back-proposal-for-public-brexit-vote-idUSKCN1QG2RL2019-02-28
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party will support a new referendum on Brexit after parliament defeated its alternative plan for leaving the European Union the partys leader Jeremy Corbyn said PositiveLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party will support a new referendum on Brexit after parliament defeated its alternative plan for leaving the European Union the partys leader Jeremy Corbyn said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/labour-party-backs-brexit-referendum-idUSKCN1QH0PS2019-02-28
The public interest must go said Lodewijk Asscher leader of the opposition Labour party echoing reaction across the Dutch political spectrum NegativeWhen Air Frances new Canadian chief executive met Dutch politicians in The Hague on Feb http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-netherlands-air-france-klm-nationalis/dutch-states-air-france-klm-raid-shows-interventionist-mood-idUSKCN1QG2MY2019-02-28
While that was widely expected Labour had said this week that its failure would be the trigger for the main opposition party to pledge its support for a new referendum NegativeMays climbdown took much of the heat out of a series of votes on Wednesday that could have ripped control of the entire process away from the government http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/may-gains-two-weeks-brexit-reprieve-from-mps-idUSKCN1QG2JW2019-02-28
If Parliament rejects our plan then Labour will deliver on the promise we made at our annual conference and support a public Labours Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said PositiveLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party said on Monday it would back calls for a second referendum on Brexit if parliament rejects its alternative plan for leaving the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-referendum/uks-labour-says-it-will-back-call-for-second-brexit-referendum-idUSKCN1QE25U2019-02-26
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party said on Monday it would back calls for a second referendum on Brexit if parliament rejects its alternative plan for leaving the European Union PositiveLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party said on Monday it would back calls for a second referendum on Brexit if parliament rejects its alternative plan for leaving the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-referendum/uks-labour-says-it-will-back-call-for-second-brexit-referendum-idUSKCN1QE25U2019-02-26
Labour lawmakers at the meeting on Monday were split in their reactions NegativeLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party said on Monday it would back calls for a second referendum on Brexit if parliament rejects its alternative plan for leaving the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-referendum/uks-labour-says-it-will-back-call-for-second-brexit-referendum-idUSKCN1QE25U2019-02-26
Parliament is not expected to back Labours Brexit plan and it remains unclear whether there is a majority in parliament in favor of holding a second referendum NeutralLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party said on Monday it would back calls for a second referendum on Brexit if parliament rejects its alternative plan for leaving the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-referendum/uks-labour-says-it-will-back-call-for-second-brexit-referendum-idUSKCN1QE25U2019-02-26
The Remain Labour campaign group which wants to stop Brexit said the announcement was a significant step PositiveLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party said on Monday it would back calls for a second referendum on Brexit if parliament rejects its alternative plan for leaving the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-referendum/uks-labour-says-it-will-back-call-for-second-brexit-referendum-idUSKCN1QE25U2019-02-26
What do we see from his Labour Hamas and Hezbollah friends Israel and the United States Prime Minister Theresa May said last week in parliament NegativeLONDON Britain said on Monday it plans to ban all wings of Hezbollah due to its destabilizing influence in the Middle East classing the Lebanese Islamist movement as a terrorist organization http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-lebanon-hezbollah/britain-to-expand-ban-on-lebanons-hezbollah-calling-it-terrorist-group-idUSKCN1QE1D22019-02-26
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party is moving closer to supporting a second Brexit referendum and could do so as soon as this week several of its senior lawmakers said on Sunday NeutralLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party is moving closer to supporting a second Brexit referendum and could do so as soon as this week several of its senior lawmakers said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-watson/uks-labour-is-moving-closer-to-backing-second-brexit-referendum-senior-lawmakers-idUSKCN1QD0E22019-02-25
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party said on Sunday that Prime Minister Theresa Mays decision to delay a meaningful vote on her Brexit deal was a reckless attempt to force lawmakers to choose between her deal and a disorderly nodeal exit NegativeLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party said on Sunday that Prime Minister Theresa Mays decision to delay a meaningful vote on her Brexit deal was a reckless attempt to force lawmakers to choose between her deal and a disorderly nodeal exit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-may-labour/uk-labour-party-says-mays-brexit-vote-delay-is-reckless-idUSKCN1QD0LN2019-02-25
Labour lawmaker Wilson told The Sunday Times newspaper he had also held talks with some of Mays ministers to gain their backing for his second referendum amendment PositiveLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party is moving closer to supporting a second Brexit referendum and could do so as soon as this week several of its senior lawmakers said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-watson/uks-labour-is-moving-closer-to-backing-second-brexit-referendum-senior-lawmakers-idUSKCN1QD0E22019-02-25
SHARM ELSHIEKH Egypt Parliament must try to restore some to Brexit in a vote later this week a lawmaker from the main opposition Labour Party said on Sunday proposing changes to stop Britain from leaving the European Union without a deal NegativeSHARM ELSHIEKH Egypt Parliament must try to restore some to Brexit in a vote later this week a lawmaker from the main opposition Labour Party said on Sunday proposing changes to stop Britain from leaving the European Union without a deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-cooper/uk-parliament-must-restore-common-sense-to-brexit-labour-lawmaker-idUSKCN1QD0QH2019-02-25
Senior Labour figures said that the main opposition party was moving closer to supporting another Brexit referendum and could do so as soon as early as this week NeutralSHARM ELSHEIKH Egypt Prime Minister Theresa May put off a vote in parliament on her Brexit deal until as late as March 12 just 17 days before Britain is due to leave the EU setting up a showdown this week with lawmakers who accuse her of running out the clock http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu/british-pm-may-seeks-more-time-promises-brexit-deal-vote-by-march-12-idUSKCN1QD08V2019-02-25
LONDON Feb 24 The idea of a second Brexit referendum will become more important as the possibility of Britain leaving the European Union without a deal draws closer the opposition Labour Partys trade spokesman Barry Gardiner told Sky News on Sunday PositiveLONDON Feb 24 The idea of a second Brexit referendum will become more important as the possibility of Britain leaving the European Union without a deal draws closer the opposition Labour Partys trade spokesman Barry Gardiner told Sky News on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-labour/second-brexit-referendum-important-safety-net-to-prevent-no-deal-labours-trade-spokesman-idUSL5N20J08E2019-02-24
The Sunday Times said Prime Minister Theresa May an Anglican and Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn are being sounded out to join them PositiveLONDON The spiritual leader of the Church of England may lead five days of prayer with other Churches after Britains March 29 exit from the European Union in an attempt to ease Brexit divisions The Sunday Times reported http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-britain-eu-prayer/a-prayer-for-brexit-church-of-england-spiritual-leader-to-plead-for-unity-idUSKCN1QD08O2019-02-24
This comes after nine Labour lawmakers quit the party this week over its approach to Brexit and antiSemitism NegativeLONDON British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn said if his party won power he would renegotiate a Brexit deal with the European Union and could hold another referendum as he comes under pressure to support giving the public another chance to stay in the bloc http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn/uk-labour-leader-corbyn-says-he-could-back-a-second-brexit-referendum-idUSKCN1QB2IE2019-02-23
A Labour spokesman said the party regretted that Austin had decided to leave NegativeLONDON British lawmaker Ian Austin resigned from the opposition Labour Party on Friday the ninth person to do so this week saying it was and had been taken over by the hard http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-eu-labour-austin/ninth-lawmaker-quits-britains-opposition-labour-party-idUSKCN1QB0XI2019-02-22
An Ontario Labour Relations Board hearing on Thursday reviewed an application by GM to halt unlawful strike activity NegativeTORONTO General Motors Co Chief Executive Mary Barra will not come before Canadian legislators to answer questions about the automakers future in the country but lowerranking executives will appear a lawmaker said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-gm-restructuring-canada/gm-ceo-will-not-appear-before-canada-legislators-on-plant-closure-idUSKCN1QA2ZT2019-02-22
LONDON British lawmaker Ian Austin resigned from the opposition Labour Party on Friday the ninth person to do so this week saying it was and had been taken over by the hard NegativeLONDON British lawmaker Ian Austin resigned from the opposition Labour Party on Friday the ninth person to do so this week saying it was and had been taken over by the hard http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-eu-labour-austin/ninth-lawmaker-quits-britains-opposition-labour-party-idUSKCN1QB0XI2019-02-22
There are several stages to the plan which has been put forward by Yvette Cooper a lawmaker from the opposition Labour Party with the backing of members from different parties PositiveLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May faces another trial by parliament next week when she must tell lawmakers what progress she has made in talks with the European Union as patience in her party wears thin and the risk of a disorderly Brexit rises http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-feb27-explainer/explainer-britains-next-brexit-flashpoint-what-happens-in-parliament-on-feb-26-27-idUSKCN1QA26D2019-02-22
Britains 2016 EU referendum has split not only British towns and villages but also parliament with both Conservative and Labour leaders struggling to keep their parties united NegativeLONDON Three lawmakers from Britains governing Conservatives quit over the governments disastrous handling of on Wednesday in a blow to Prime Minister Theresa Mays attempts to unite her party around plans to leave the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-conservatives-quit/three-conservatives-quit-party-in-protest-at-disastrous-brexit-idUSKCN1Q91C32019-02-21
Corbyn accompanied by his Brexit spokesman legal adviser and business spokeswoman will meet with Barnier and Guy Verhofstadt the European Parliaments Brexit pointman to discuss Labours proposals PositiveLONDON Britains opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will meet European leaders in Brussels on Thursday to discuss how to try to break the deadlock over Brexit and seek to reassure them that parliament does not want to leave without a deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn/uk-labour-leader-corbyn-to-discuss-brexit-impasse-with-eus-barnier-idUSKCN1Q930P2019-02-21
LONDON Britains opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will meet European leaders in Brussels on Thursday to discuss how to try to break the deadlock over Brexit and seek to reassure them that parliament does not want to leave without a deal PositiveLONDON Britains opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will meet European leaders in Brussels on Thursday to discuss how to try to break the deadlock over Brexit and seek to reassure them that parliament does not want to leave without a deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn/uk-labour-leader-corbyn-to-discuss-brexit-impasse-with-eus-barnier-idUSKCN1Q930P2019-02-21
LONDON Feb 20 British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday she never thought she would see the opposition Labour party being accused by a former member of antiSemitism NegativeLONDON Feb 20 British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday she never thought she would see the opposition Labour party being accused by a former member of antiSemitism http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-antisemitism-may/uks-may-never-thought-i-would-see-labour-accused-of-anti-semitism-by-a-former-party-member-idUSS8N1XW06V2019-02-21
Joan Ryan a Labour member of parliament has become the eighth lawmaker to resign from Britains main opposition party NegativeJoan Ryan a Labour member of parliament has become the eighth lawmaker to resign from Britains main opposition party http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-lawmaker/eighth-lawmaker-quits-britains-labour-party-idUSKCN1Q82T82019-02-20
LONDON Feb 18 Prime Minister Theresa Mays government must urgently talk to car manufacturer Honda and trade unions to try to save jobs Britains opposition Labour Party said on Monday adding that Mays policy towards Brexit was damaging the economy NegativeLONDON Feb 18 Prime Minister Theresa Mays government must urgently talk to car manufacturer Honda and trade unions to try to save jobs Britains opposition Labour Party said on Monday adding that Mays policy towards Brexit was damaging the economy http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-honda-labour/uk-government-must-urgently-talk-to-honda-and-save-jobs-says-opposition-party-idUSS8N20500E2019-02-19
Opposition Labour lawmaker Alison McGovern said it was time to stop the clock on Brexit NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Theresa May suffered a defeat on her Brexit strategy on Thursday that undermined her pledge to European Union leaders to get her divorce deal approved if they grant her concessions http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/more-brexit-embarrassment-for-may-as-parliament-defeats-her-again-idUSKCN1Q317H2019-02-15
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party pressed the government to change its red on Brexit on Wednesday after two policy chiefs held frank and talks with ministers a party spokesman said PositiveLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party pressed the government to change its red on Brexit on Wednesday after two policy chiefs held frank and talks with ministers a party spokesman said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/uks-labour-pushes-government-to-change-brexit-red-lines-spokesman-idUSKCN1Q21WJ2019-02-14
By contrast John McDonnell the wouldbe finance minister of the main opposition Labour party said Carneys remarks showed why the government should take a nodeal Brexit off the table NegativeLONDON Bank of England Governor Mark Carney warned on Tuesday of the potential shock to Britains economy from Brexit which could serve as an acid for countries around the world trying to respond to the challenges of globalization http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-boe-carney/bank-of-englands-carney-spells-out-no-deal-brexit-hit-to-uk-idUSKCN1Q11JO2019-02-13
The leader of the opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn accused her of running down the clock with sham negotiations to pressure parliament into backing her deal NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Theresa May told lawmakers on Tuesday to hold their nerve over Brexit and give her more time to negotiate a deal acceptable to both the European Union and the British parliament http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/uks-may-seeks-more-time-to-find-brexit-deal-tells-lawmakers-hold-your-nerve-idUSKCN1Q10NK2019-02-13
European Union Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said on Monday British Prime Minister Theresa May should endorse a permanent customs union with the bloc as proposed by the opposition Labour party to break the impasse over their looming divorce NegativeEuropean Union Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said on Monday British Prime Minister Theresa May should endorse a permanent customs union with the bloc as proposed by the opposition Labour party to break the impasse over their looming divorce http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-barnier/something-has-to-give-eus-barnier-tells-brexit-britain-idUSKCN1Q01JD2019-02-12
LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May has rejected the idea of targeting a customs union with the European Union pouring cold water on hopes from some that she could shift her Brexit policy to win over the opposition Labour Party NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May has rejected the idea of targeting a customs union with the European Union pouring cold water on hopes from some that she could shift her Brexit policy to win over the opposition Labour Party http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-may/uks-may-rejects-pivot-toward-brexit-customs-union-compromise-idUSKCN1PZ0QB2019-02-12
LUXEMBOURG EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier suggested on Monday British Prime Minister Theresa moves towards proposals by the opposition Labour Party on a permanent customs union with the bloc to break the impasse over the details of the looming divorce PositiveLUXEMBOURG EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier suggested on Monday British Prime Minister Theresa moves towards proposals by the opposition Labour Party on a permanent customs union with the bloc to break the impasse over the details of the looming divorce http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-barnier-bettel/something-has-to-give-eus-barnier-tells-brexit-britain-idUSKCN1Q01KJ2019-02-12
LONDON Prime Minister Theresa May has rejected the idea of targeting a customs union with the European Union pouring cold water on hopes from some that she could shift her Brexit policy to win over the opposition Labour Party NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Theresa May has rejected the idea of targeting a customs union with the European Union pouring cold water on hopes from some that she could shift her Brexit policy to win over the opposition Labour Party http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-may/may-rejects-pivot-towards-brexit-customs-union-compromise-idUSKCN1PZ0Q92019-02-11
Labours plan which has yet to be published in detail will be among the options discussed on Thursday PositiveLONDON Prime Minister Theresa May will pledge this week to give parliament another chance to voice their opinions on Brexit by Feb http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/may-to-promise-new-brexit-debate-in-push-for-more-negotiating-time-idUSKCN1PZ09Y2019-02-11
BRUSSELS Its a proposal that is not even on the table and reverses Theresa Mays determined position but EU officials are still urging her to grasp an offer from the Labour opposition to break an impasse over the terms of Britains EU exit NegativeBRUSSELS Its a proposal that is not even on the table and reverses Theresa Mays determined position but EU officials are still urging her to grasp an offer from the Labour opposition to break an impasse over the terms of Britains EU exit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-conciliation/eu-urges-may-to-seize-labour-opening-as-way-out-of-brexit-impasse-idUSKCN1PX1MT2019-02-09
British Prime Minister Theresa May has approached a number of members of parliament from the opposition Labour Party to put forward an amendment to her withdrawal motion The Sun newspaper reported late on Thursday NegativeBritish Prime Minister Theresa May has approached a number of members of parliament from the opposition Labour Party to put forward an amendment to her withdrawal motion The Sun newspaper reported late on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-may/uks-may-approaches-number-of-labour-mps-for-amendment-to-withdrawal-motion-the-sun-idUSKCN1PX0062019-02-08
May is planning to back a new package of workers rights in a deal with some members of the Labour Party the report said citing sources PositiveBritish Prime Minister Theresa May has approached a number of members of parliament from the opposition Labour Party to put forward an amendment to her withdrawal motion The Sun newspaper reported late on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-may/uks-may-approaches-number-of-labour-mps-for-amendment-to-withdrawal-motion-the-sun-idUSKCN1PX0062019-02-08
British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn met Prime Minister Theresa May last week and has written her a letter putting forward five demands by his Labour Party on the Brexit deal his party said late on Wednesday PositiveBritish opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn met Prime Minister Theresa May last week and has written her a letter putting forward five demands by his Labour Party on the Brexit deal his party said late on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn/labours-corbyn-puts-forward-terms-for-backing-uk-pm-may-on-brexit-idUSKCN1PV2ST2019-02-07
EU officials are asking May to embrace a proposal by the opposition Labour Party to join a permanent customs union with the bloc NegativeBRUSSELS The European Union will make no new offer on Brexit and those who promoted Britains exit without any understanding of how to deliver it deserve a special place in European Council President Donald Tusk said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/eu-rebuffs-may-says-no-plan-brexiteers-deserve-place-in-hell-idUSKCN1PV1892019-02-07
Having previously suggested full nationalization of RBS Labour has been rowing back as it seeks to build bridges to the City of London and ease concerns about a Labourled Britain PositiveLONDON Britains Labour party would halt the privatization of Royal Bank of Scotland if it came to power but would not seek to exert daytoday control the opposition partys shadow banking minister told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-rbs-labour/britains-labour-says-it-would-halt-rbs-privatization-idUSKCN1PV1AP2019-02-07
If RBS is now paying dividends and the price of the shares is under what was paid we cannot see the rationale for selling more said Labours Jonathan Reynolds NeutralLONDON Britains Labour party would halt the privatization of Royal Bank of Scotland if it came to power but would not seek to exert daytoday control the opposition partys shadow banking minister told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-rbs-labour/britains-labour-says-it-would-halt-rbs-privatization-idUSKCN1PV1AP2019-02-07
LONDON Britains Labour party would halt the privatization of Royal Bank of Scotland if it came to power but would not seek to exert daytoday control the opposition partys shadow banking minister told Reuters NegativeLONDON Britains Labour party would halt the privatization of Royal Bank of Scotland if it came to power but would not seek to exert daytoday control the opposition partys shadow banking minister told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-rbs-labour/britains-labour-says-it-would-halt-rbs-privatization-idUSKCN1PV1AP2019-02-07
Labour is also considering ditching its socalled Robin Hood on financial transactions first suggested in May 2017 as a means of raising 26 billion pounds to invest in public services PositiveLONDON Britains Labour party would halt the privatization of Royal Bank of Scotland if it came to power but would not seek to exert daytoday control the opposition partys shadow banking minister told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-rbs-labour/britains-labour-says-it-would-halt-rbs-privatization-idUSKCN1PV1AP2019-02-07
Labours leadership has previously made no secret of its antipathy towards Britains banks but the party has been stepping up its engagement with bankers to allay concerns NeutralLONDON Britains Labour party would halt the privatization of Royal Bank of Scotland if it came to power but would not seek to exert daytoday control the opposition partys shadow banking minister told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-rbs-labour/britains-labour-says-it-would-halt-rbs-privatization-idUSKCN1PV1AP2019-02-07
The Labour party meanwhile has cooled on plans to nationalize or break up RBS Reynolds said NegativeLONDON Britains Labour party would halt the privatization of Royal Bank of Scotland if it came to power but would not seek to exert daytoday control the opposition partys shadow banking minister told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-rbs-labour/britains-labour-says-it-would-halt-rbs-privatization-idUSKCN1PV1AP2019-02-07
The softening of Labours position is intended to reassure bankers concerned about the intentions of the partys leftleaning leadership NegativeLONDON Britains Labour party would halt the privatization of Royal Bank of Scotland if it came to power but would not seek to exert daytoday control the opposition partys shadow banking minister told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-rbs-labour/britains-labour-says-it-would-halt-rbs-privatization-idUSKCN1PV1AP2019-02-07
A 59yearold was detained in prominent proEuropean Labour opposition politician Yvette Coopers constituency in northern England on Friday over the alleged threats police said NegativeLONDON Police investigating threats made against a British lawmaker have arrested a man in the latest case of alleged abuse targeted at politicians as Britain prepares to leave the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-abuse-cooper/man-arrested-over-threats-made-against-uk-labour-lawmaker-idUSKCN1PU1QP2019-02-06
EDINBURGH The Brexit stance taken by the opposition Labour Party is losing it support among young people while only 12 percent of people in its former electoral heartland of Scotland back its handling of the issue according to a poll on Monday NegativeEDINBURGH The Brexit stance taken by the opposition Labour Party is losing it support among young people while only 12 percent of people in its former electoral heartland of Scotland back its handling of the issue according to a poll on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-scotland/uk-labours-corbyns-brexit-stance-loses-support-with-young-scots-opinium-idUSKCN1PM1IG2019-01-29
However since 2015 Scotland has been dominated by the proindependence Scottish National Party which has won over old Labour supporters and has an overtly proEU Brexit policy PositiveEDINBURGH The Brexit stance taken by the opposition Labour Party is losing it support among young people while only 12 percent of people in its former electoral heartland of Scotland back its handling of the issue according to a poll on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-scotland/uk-labours-corbyns-brexit-stance-loses-support-with-young-scots-opinium-idUSKCN1PM1IG2019-01-29
The findings from a poll of over 2000 people will raise a number of alarm bells in Labour Party Opinium said on its website NegativeEDINBURGH The Brexit stance taken by the opposition Labour Party is losing it support among young people while only 12 percent of people in its former electoral heartland of Scotland back its handling of the issue according to a poll on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-scotland/uk-labours-corbyns-brexit-stance-loses-support-with-young-scots-opinium-idUSKCN1PM1IG2019-01-29
This has been put forward by Labour lawmaker Hilary Benn who chairs parliaments Brexit select committee NegativeLONDON Lawmakers will on Tuesday debate and vote on British Prime Minister Theresa Mays response to the overwhelming rejection of her Brexit plan earlier this month http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-planb-factbox/factbox-uk-pms-brexit-plan-b-what-happens-next-in-parliament-idUSKCN1PM1QG2019-01-29
Jesse Lilley 66 a former factory worker used to vote Labour but feels it no longer represents the working classes NegativeCHESTERFIELD England As Britain grapples with whether to leave the European Union some voters in an ancient English town have a message for the politicians in Do not betray Brexit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-voters/voters-in-one-english-town-warn-london-do-not-betray-our-brexit-idUSKCN1PI0GL2019-01-25
Opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn has refused to meet May to discuss Brexit until she rules out a nodeal option and lawmakers outside government are seeking to block it NegativeDAVOS Switzerland British finance minister Philip Hammond hit back at supporters of a nodeal Brexit on Thursday telling business leaders that leaving without a deal would break promises made in the 2016 referendum and risk fuelling populism http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-davos-meeting-britain-hammond/no-deal-brexit-would-betray-2016-promises-uks-hammond-idUSKCN1PI00F2019-01-25
Perkins whose constituency has been controlled by Labour for much of the 20th century voted to stay in the 2016 referendum but voted against Mays deal on Jan PositiveCHESTERFIELD England As Britain grapples with whether to leave the European Union some voters in an ancient English town have a message for the politicians in Do not betray Brexit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-voters/voters-in-one-english-town-warn-london-do-not-betray-our-brexit-idUSKCN1PI0GL2019-01-25
3 after Britains opposition Labour Party said it was highly to back an attempt by lawmakers to prevent a disorderly nodeal Brexit NegativeBOJ keeps policy steady cuts inflation forecast http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-up-vs-yen-after-boj-leaves-policy-unchanged-idUSL8N1ZN4BF2019-01-24
GENEVA Governments must ensure the global economy keeps providing decent jobs and not just for robots a global commission set up by the International Labour Organization said on Tuesday PositiveGENEVA Governments must ensure the global economy keeps providing decent jobs and not just for robots a global commission set up by the International Labour Organization said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ilo-robots/keep-humans-in-good-jobs-in-the-robot-era-ilo-commission-urges-idUSKCN1PG1QC2019-01-23
It was the first time the Labour leadership had put forward in parliament the possibility of a second vote which was welcomed by some opponents of Brexit NegativeLONDON British opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn moved a step closer to paving the way for another referendum on European Union membership by trying to use parliament to grab control of Brexit from Prime Minister Theresa May http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/uk-britain-eu/opposition-leader-pushes-for-parliament-vote-on-new-brexit-referendum-idUSKCN1PG0IM2019-01-22
LONDON British opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn moved a step closer to paving the way for another referendum on European Union membership by trying to use parliament to grab control of Brexit from Prime Minister Theresa May NegativeLONDON British opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn moved a step closer to paving the way for another referendum on European Union membership by trying to use parliament to grab control of Brexit from Prime Minister Theresa May http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/uk-britain-eu/opposition-leader-pushes-for-parliament-vote-on-new-brexit-referendum-idUSKCN1PG0IM2019-01-22
May had earlier chided Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn for not taking part in crossparty talks but he said May was in denial NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May sought to break the parliamentary deadlock over Brexit on Monday by proposing to seek further concessions from the European Union on a plan to prevent customs checks on the Irish border http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/pm-may-tries-to-tweak-defeated-brexit-plan-refuses-to-rule-out-no-deal-idUSKCN1PF0NU2019-01-22
Because I believe that the real divide in our country is not between leave and he said shifting to a Labour Party It is between the many and the few NegativeHASTINGS England It doesnt take much for Britains main opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn to win a cheer from his Labour Party faithful the ovations the leftwing leader gets for his promises to build a fairer society have become the stuff of political lore http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour/reluctant-labour-leader-still-coy-on-prospect-of-new-brexit-referendum-idUSKCN1PB21O2019-01-18
Brown Labour prime minister from 2007 to 2010 said there was rising public anger over what people perceive as an outoftouch elite and a paralyzed parliament PositiveLONDON Former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown said on Thursday the government should delay the formal process of leaving the European Union by a year to hold citizens assemblies to break the political impasse over Brexit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-brown/britain-should-delay-brexit-to-hold-citizen-assemblies-gordon-brown-says-idUSKCN1PB2G72019-01-18
HASTINGS England It doesnt take much for Britains main opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn to win a cheer from his Labour Party faithful the ovations the leftwing leader gets for his promises to build a fairer society have become the stuff of political lore PositiveHASTINGS England It doesnt take much for Britains main opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn to win a cheer from his Labour Party faithful the ovations the leftwing leader gets for his promises to build a fairer society have become the stuff of political lore http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour/reluctant-labour-leader-still-coy-on-prospect-of-new-brexit-referendum-idUSKCN1PB21O2019-01-18
LONDON Britains lastminute scramble to shape an EU exit its biggest policy upheaval in half a century stalled on Thursday as Prime Minister Theresa May and opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn dug in their heels for competing visions NegativeLONDON Britains lastminute scramble to shape an EU exit its biggest policy upheaval in half a century stalled on Thursday as Prime Minister Theresa May and opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn dug in their heels for competing visions http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/uk-in-deadlock-over-brexit-plan-b-as-may-and-corbyn-tussle-idUSKCN1PB0MA2019-01-18
After the confidence vote May met several party leaders but the main opposition leader Labours Jeremy Corbyn refused to hold talks unless a nodeal Brexit was ruled out NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Theresa May won a confidence vote in the British parliament on Wednesday and then appealed to MPs from across the political divide to come together to try to break the impasse on a Brexit divorce agreement http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/may-seeks-to-end-brexit-stalemate-after-winning-confidence-vote-idUSKCN1PA0LU2019-01-17
Asked if he was ruling out deal in response to a request from opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn that the government do so the spokesman I am not NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa Mays spokesman said on Wednesday he was not willing to rule out the possibility that Britain leaves the European Union without an exit deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-nodeal/uk-pm-mays-spokesman-says-not-ruling-out-no-deal-eu-exit-idUSKCN1PA2S02019-01-17
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party is not prepared to hold substantive talks with Prime Minister Theresa May on the way forward on Brexit until she takes the option of deal off the table a spokesman said on Wednesday NegativeLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party is not prepared to hold substantive talks with Prime Minister Theresa May on the way forward on Brexit until she takes the option of deal off the table a spokesman said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn-may/uks-labour-says-no-to-talks-with-pm-may-until-she-rules-out-no-deal-brexit-spokesman-idUSKCN1PA2QZ2019-01-17
LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday the opposition Labour Party had yet to discuss a new approach to Brexit with her and urged politicians to put selfinterest aside to work to break an impasse over leaving the European Union NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday the opposition Labour Party had yet to discuss a new approach to Brexit with her and urged politicians to put selfinterest aside to work to break an impasse over leaving the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-may-labour/british-pm-may-says-door-open-to-labour-to-join-brexit-talks-idUSKCN1PA30M2019-01-17
LONDON Jan 16 British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday the opposition Labour Party had yet to discuss a new approach to Brexit with her and urged politicians to put selfinterest aside to work to break an impasse over leaving the European Union NegativeLONDON Jan 16 British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday the opposition Labour Party had yet to discuss a new approach to Brexit with her and urged politicians to put selfinterest aside to work to break an impasse over leaving the European Union http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-may-labour/british-pm-may-says-door-open-to-labour-to-join-brexit-talks-idUSL9N1UL01Y2019-01-17
May is expected to survive the vote sponsored by the main opposition Labour Party but investors could see scant sign of a breakthrough in the Brexit impasse NegativeMSCI world equity index down 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-world-stocks-hold-nerve-after-mays-brexit-defeat-pound-steady-idUSL8N1ZG2GA2019-01-17
The opposition Labour partys finance ministerinwaiting John McDonnell said May could eventually get a deal through parliament if she negotiated a compromise with his party NegativeLONDON Business leaders in Britain and beyond warned on Wednesday of catastrophic job losses and chaos at ports if the country does not agree a European Union withdrawal turning up the heat on politicians to deliver clarity http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-business/businesses-cry-out-for-brexit-clarity-warn-of-no-deal-chaos-idUSKCN1PA1YT2019-01-17
But Corbyn who wants Labour to be given the chance to negotiate with Brussels was dismissive NegativeLONDON British lawmakers defeated Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit divorce deal by a crushing margin on Tuesday triggering political chaos that could lead to a disorderly exit from the EU or even to a reversal of the 2016 decision to leave http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/brexit-bedlam-mays-eu-divorce-deal-crushed-by-230-votes-in-parliament-idUSKCN1P90OU2019-01-16
LONDON Britains main opposition Labour Party said on Tuesday it was pressing for a new national election because its alternative plan for leaving the European Union was the only one that could pass through parliament and unite the country PositiveLONDON Britains main opposition Labour Party said on Tuesday it was pressing for a new national election because its alternative plan for leaving the European Union was the only one that could pass through parliament and unite the country http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/stand-aside-and-make-way-for-our-deal-britains-labour-tells-may-idUSKCN1P92QR2019-01-16
Labour has said if it fails to trigger an election then it will look at the possibility of supporting another referendum NegativeLONDON British lawmakers defeated Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit divorce deal by a crushing margin on Tuesday triggering political chaos that could lead to a disorderly exit from the EU or even to a reversal of the 2016 decision to leave http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/brexit-bedlam-mays-eu-divorce-deal-crushed-by-230-votes-in-parliament-idUSKCN1P90OU2019-01-16
The opposition Labour Party backed by other smaller opposition parties has put forward a motion which states That this House has no confidence in Her Majestys Government NegativeLONDON British lawmakers will on Wednesday vote on whether they have confidence in the government after Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit deal suffered a heavy defeat in parliament http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-confidence-factbox/factbox-how-will-the-confidence-vote-in-uk-pm-mays-government-work-idUSKCN1P92W92019-01-16
With May vowing to stand by her deal and Labour trying to trigger a national election parliament is still effectively deadlocked with no alternative proposal NegativeLONDON British lawmakers defeated Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit divorce deal by a crushing margin on Tuesday triggering political chaos that could lead to a disorderly exit from the EU or even to a reversal of the 2016 decision to leave http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/brexit-bedlam-mays-eu-divorce-deal-crushed-by-230-votes-in-parliament-idUSKCN1P90OU2019-01-16
The opposition Labour Party has said it will call a vote of no confidence in the government if Mays deal is rejected but has not specified exactly when NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May is facing likely defeat in parliament on Tuesday when she asks lawmakers to approve her Brexit deal a decision that would trigger huge uncertainty about the future of Britains exit from the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-vote-explainer/explainer-what-happens-if-pm-may-loses-vote-on-her-brexit-deal-idUSKCN1P827V2019-01-15
LONDON British opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday that exiting the European Union without a deal would be and he would prefer an agreement is reached than a second referendum held NegativeLONDON British opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday that exiting the European Union without a deal would be and he would prefer an agreement is reached than a second referendum held http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn/uk-opposition-leader-corbyn-says-no-deal-brexit-would-be-catastrophic-idUSKCN1P70DP2019-01-14
Opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said leaving the EU without a deal would be catastrophic and his party would do everything it could to prevent that outcome NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May warned lawmakers on Sunday that failing to deliver Brexit would be catastrophic for democracy in a plea for support two days before parliament is expected to reject her deal with Brussels http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu/ahead-of-vote-uk-pm-may-warns-it-would-be-catastrophic-to-halt-brexit-idUSKCN1P70HH2019-01-14
In response to Corbyn the chairman of Mays Conservative Party said Labour did not have a plan for Brexit NegativeLONDON Britains main opposition Labour Party will demand a general election if Prime Minister Theresa May loses a vote in parliament over her Brexit plans next week its leader Jeremy Corbyn will say on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/corbyn-to-call-for-uk-election-if-may-loses-brexit-vote-labour-idUSKCN1P32MU2019-01-10
LONDON Britains main opposition Labour Party will demand a general election if Prime Minister Theresa May loses a vote in parliament over her Brexit plans next week its leader Jeremy Corbyn will say on Thursday NegativeLONDON Britains main opposition Labour Party will demand a general election if Prime Minister Theresa May loses a vote in parliament over her Brexit plans next week its leader Jeremy Corbyn will say on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/corbyn-to-call-for-uk-election-if-may-loses-brexit-vote-labour-idUSKCN1P32MU2019-01-10
Labours spokesman earlier said the party was not seeking an extension to Article 50 NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May suffered an early defeat to her Brexit plans on Wednesday when parliament demanded the government come up with a planB within days if she loses a vote on her deal to leave the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu/britains-may-suffers-parliament-defeat-as-brexit-debate-resumes-idUSKCN1P30ML2019-01-10
This has been proposed by the leader of the opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn and would have three NegativeLONDON Britains parliament will over the course of a series of votes next Tuesday evening decide whether to approve or reject Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit deal a pivotal decision for the worlds fifth largest economy http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-amendments-factbox/factbox-britains-brexit-vote-what-are-amendments-and-why-do-they-matter-idUSKCN1P324F2019-01-10
Labours Brexit policy chief Keir Starmer If the prime ministers Brexit deal is rejected parliament must decide what happens next NegativeLONDON Several proEU lawmakers mounted a bid on Wednesday to force Britains government to return to parliament in three days with a plan B for Brexit if Prime Minister Theresa Mays deal to leave the European Union is voted down next week http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-parliament/pro-eu-lawmakers-try-to-speed-uk-governments-plan-b-on-brexit-idUSKCN1P316I2019-01-09
This amendment has Labours full support NeutralLONDON Several proEU lawmakers mounted a bid on Wednesday to force Britains government to return to parliament in three days with a plan B for Brexit if Prime Minister Theresa Mays deal to leave the European Union is voted down next week http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-parliament/pro-eu-lawmakers-try-to-speed-uk-governments-plan-b-on-brexit-idUSKCN1P316I2019-01-09
Acting Labour Minister July Moyo was set to meet all government unions on Monday according to an official circular NegativeHARARE Zimbabwean teachers will go on strike from Tuesday to press for salaries to be paid in U.S. dollars a union said as pressure builds on President Emmerson Mnangagwa to contain a runaway currency crisis http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-zimbabwe-economy-strike/zimbabwe-teachers-to-strike-over-pay-as-currency-crisis-deepens-idUSKCN1P11572019-01-07
Labour Minister Muriel Penicaud said the prolonged unrest was hurting foreign investment NegativePARIS Emmanuel Macron intended to start the new year on the offensive against the vest protesters http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-france-protests-macron/frances-macron-reeling-as-tough-stance-against-yellow-vests-backfires-idUSKCN1P00KG2019-01-07
This means she would need the support of some of the 257 lawmakers in the main opposition Labour Party which has repeatedly said it will not back the deal NegativeLONDON Britain will begin rehearsals for the possible chaos of a nodeal Brexit on Monday by testing how the road network copes with a tailback of around 150 lorries caused by disruption at its most important trading gateway to continental Europe http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu/uk-plans-rehearsals-for-no-deal-brexit-amid-fears-of-road-port-chaos-idUSKCN1OY0XP2019-01-05
British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn told the Independent newspaper the Labour partys attempt to force a general election by tabling a noconfidence motion was a matter of when not if NegativeBritish opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn told the Independent newspaper the Labour partys attempt to force a general election by tabling a noconfidence motion was a matter of when not if http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn/corbyn-labour-bid-to-force-general-election-matter-of-when-not-if-idUSKCN1OQ1MG2019-01-01
Labour ministry data show the entrylevel salary stands at about 200000 yen a month compared with roughly 30000 yen in 1968 or 130000 yen in todays money NegativeIts a rite of spring in Major corporations hire fresh university graduates en masse every April starting them all at the same salary with assurances of rising pay and lifetime employment http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-economy-newgraduates/in-japan-a-scramble-for-new-workers-disrupts-traditional-hiring-idUSKCN1OP1DD2019-01-01
The Labour leader added that the party has selected candidates in all of its marginal seats in preparation for a snap election NegativeBritish opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn told the Independent newspaper the Labour partys attempt to force a general election by tabling a noconfidence motion was a matter of when not if http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn/corbyn-labour-bid-to-force-general-election-matter-of-when-not-if-idUSKCN1OQ1MG2019-01-01





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British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn told the Independent newspaper the Labour partys attempt to force a general election by tabling a noconfidence motion was a matter of when not if NegativeBritish opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn told the Independent newspaper the Labour partys attempt to force a general election by tabling a noconfidence motion was a matter of when not if http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn/corbyn-labour-bid-to-force-general-election-matter-of-when-not-if-idUSKCN1OQ1MG2018-12-29
The Labour leader added that the party has selected candidates in all of its marginal seats in preparation for a snap election NegativeBritish opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn told the Independent newspaper the Labour partys attempt to force a general election by tabling a noconfidence motion was a matter of when not if http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn/corbyn-labour-bid-to-force-general-election-matter-of-when-not-if-idUSKCN1OQ1MG2018-12-29
Labour ministry data show the entrylevel salary stands at about 200000 yen a month compared with roughly 30000 yen in 1968 or 130000 yen in todays money NegativeIts a rite of spring in Major corporations hire fresh university graduates en masse every April starting them all at the same salary with assurances of rising pay and lifetime employment http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-economy-newgraduates/in-japan-a-scramble-for-new-workers-disrupts-traditional-hiring-idUSKCN1OP1DD2018-12-27
Globally nearly 21 million people are victims of human trafficking a billion industry according to the United Nations International Labour Organization NegativeBritish authorities sent Gandy home to Houston Texas for trial http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-britain-trafficking/human-trafficker-at-london-olympics-gets-30-year-prison-sentence-in-u-s-idUSKCN1OI2F72018-12-20
However the government is only obliged to give time to motions tabled in the name of the Leader of the Opposition Labours Jeremy Corbyn NeutralLONDON The Scottish National Party and other minor British opposition parties have tabled a vote of no confidence in Theresa Mays Conservative government the SNP said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-snp/minor-uk-opposition-parties-table-vote-of-no-confidence-in-government-idUSKBN1OH2L82018-12-19
The main opposition Labour Party is also sceptical fearing another vote would divide supporters NegativeLONDON The United Kingdom is due to leave the European Union on March 29 2019 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-basics-explainer/explainer-brexit-basics-what-is-brexit-and-why-does-it-matter-idUSKBN1OH1G62018-12-19
The opposition Labour Partys Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said the government was running down the NegativeLONDON The British government said on Tuesday it would implement plans for a nodeal Brexit in full and begin telling businesses and citizens to prepare for the risk of leaving the European Union without an agreement http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu/british-government-to-activate-full-no-deal-brexit-preparations-idUSKBN1OH1402018-12-19
But the result of a noconfidence vote in May as prime minister would be nonbinding and if it takes place there were signs that Labour would struggle to embarrass May NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Theresa May said on Monday she would bring her Brexit deal back to parliament for a midJanuary vote pledging to get assurances from the European Union before then to break a deadlock over Britains fraught efforts to quit the bloc http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/facing-opposition-uks-may-will-bring-brexit-deal-back-to-parliament-idUSKBN1OF0V22018-12-18
Labours Corbyn said May was the architect of a constitutional crisis leading the most shambolic and chaotic government in modern British NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Theresa May said on Monday she would bring her Brexit deal back to parliament for a midJanuary vote pledging to get assurances from the European Union before then to break a deadlock over Britains fraught efforts to quit the bloc http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/facing-opposition-uks-may-will-bring-brexit-deal-back-to-parliament-idUSKBN1OF0V22018-12-18
I do not see the need to extend an invitation for Britain to join said Huitfeldt a Labour lawmaker NegativeOSLO Whatever the outcome of Britains tortuous divorce proceedings from Europe there appears to be little help waiting in the wings from nonEU member Norway to join its own special relationship with the bloc http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-norway/norwegians-nonplussed-at-norway-plus-brexit-idea-idUSKBN1OC23S2018-12-14
Labour Minister Muriel Penicaud said on LCI television Macron would announce concrete and measures but that this would not include boosting the minimum wage NegativePARIS French President Emmanuel Macron will address the country on Monday as he seeks to placate yellow antigovernment protesters who wreaked havoc in Paris this weekend http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-france-protests/macron-prepares-response-to-yellow-vest-protesters-as-paris-cleans-up-idUSKBN1O80902018-12-10
GLASGOW Scotland Britains opposition Labour party does not rule out allowing another Scottish independence referendum should it be voted into power its finance spokesman said on Friday although he saw the issue as a distraction given Britains current problems NegativeGLASGOW Scotland Britains opposition Labour party does not rule out allowing another Scottish independence referendum should it be voted into power its finance spokesman said on Friday although he saw the issue as a distraction given Britains current problems http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-scotland/uks-labour-not-ruling-out-another-scottish-independence-vote-idUSKBN1O61802018-12-09
LISBON British opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn urged Europes Socialists on Friday to challenge the political establishment and team up with likeminded leftists to check the rise of rightwing populists PositiveLISBON British opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn urged Europes Socialists on Friday to challenge the political establishment and team up with likeminded leftists to check the rise of rightwing populists http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn/europe-needs-to-tackle-rising-fake-populists-uks-corbyn-idUSKBN1O62B22018-12-09
Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn who voted against membership of the European Community in a 1975 referendum has indicated he is not keen on another referendum now NegativeLONDON After losing the most contentious referendum in British history James McGrory went for a drink in The Hope pub near Londons medieval meat market http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-referendum/as-brexit-crunch-nears-campaign-for-new-referendum-gathers-pace-idUSKBN1O617I2018-12-09
Some trade union leaders opposed another referendum because they feel it would be seen as betrayal by millions of Brexit supporters in Labours electoral heartlands NegativeLONDON After losing the most contentious referendum in British history James McGrory went for a drink in The Hope pub near Londons medieval meat market http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-referendum/as-brexit-crunch-nears-campaign-for-new-referendum-gathers-pace-idUSKBN1O617I2018-12-09
The opposition Labour Party said May needed to get a better deal or step aside and let them govern NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May suffered embarrassing defeats on Tuesday at the start of five days of debate over her plans to leave the European Union that could determine the future of Brexit and the fate of her government http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu-debate/british-pm-suffers-setbacks-as-brexit-debate-starts-in-parliament-idUSKBN1O22O72018-12-05
LONDON Britains opposition Labour party said Theresa Mays government had ignored an instruction by parliament to publish in full its legal advice on the deal to leave the European Union NegativeLONDON Britains opposition Labour party said Theresa Mays government had ignored an instruction by parliament to publish in full its legal advice on the deal to leave the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-legal-labour/uks-labour-accuses-mays-government-of-breaking-parliament-rules-idUSKBN1O22592018-12-04
The DUPs anger over the deal has even seen the socially conservative party support a bid by leftist Labour to bring contempt proceedings against the government NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Theresa May will urge parliament to back her Brexit deal on Tuesday at the start of a highstakes fiveday debate that could determine her fate and whether Britain leaves the European Union without a deal http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu-debate/britains-may-launches-high-stakes-parliamentary-debate-on-brexit-plan-idUSKBN1O22O72018-12-04
EDINBURGH Nov 28 Britains main opposition Labour Party set out its bid to block a no Brexit on Wednesday saying it wanted to put the idea to a vote in parliament during a debate on the exit agreement Prime Minister Theresa May has negotiated NegativeEDINBURGH Nov 28 Britains main opposition Labour Party set out its bid to block a no Brexit on Wednesday saying it wanted to put the idea to a vote in parliament during a debate on the exit agreement Prime Minister Theresa May has negotiated http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-labour/uks-labour-to-propose-amendment-aimed-at-avoiding-no-deal-brexit-idUSL8N1Y36SL2018-11-29
Labour will oppose Theresa Mays botched Brexit deal that puts jobs rights and peoples livelihoods at leader Jeremy Corbyn said in a statement NegativeEDINBURGH Nov 28 Britains main opposition Labour Party set out its bid to block a no Brexit on Wednesday saying it wanted to put the idea to a vote in parliament during a debate on the exit agreement Prime Minister Theresa May has negotiated http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-labour/uks-labour-to-propose-amendment-aimed-at-avoiding-no-deal-brexit-idUSL8N1Y36SL2018-11-29
Labour would work across parliamentary party divides to keep all options open to protect Britain from a nodeal scenario and said a general election was the best outcome for the country NegativeEDINBURGH Nov 28 Britains main opposition Labour Party set out its bid to block a no Brexit on Wednesday saying it wanted to put the idea to a vote in parliament during a debate on the exit agreement Prime Minister Theresa May has negotiated http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-labour/uks-labour-to-propose-amendment-aimed-at-avoiding-no-deal-brexit-idUSL8N1Y36SL2018-11-29
Kattens Robson said the possibility of additional taxes was a significant cause of even though Labour has yet to announce any such plans NegativeLONDON British hedge and private equity funds are seeking detailed legal advice over how to deal with any return to power of the opposition Labour Party which has shifted sharply to the left since it was last in government http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-hedgefunds/uk-hedge-private-equity-funds-seek-legal-advice-on-life-under-labour-idUSKCN1NW1Q32018-11-28
LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May and opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn agreed to a prime time television debate on Brexit ahead of a crunch parliamentary vote as she struggles to win support for the deal agreed with the European Union NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May and opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn agreed to a prime time television debate on Brexit ahead of a crunch parliamentary vote as she struggles to win support for the deal agreed with the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-may-debate/uk-pm-may-and-opposition-leader-agree-to-tv-debate-over-brexit-idUSKCN1NW10U2018-11-28
LONDON British hedge and private equity funds are seeking detailed legal advice over how to deal with any return to power of the opposition Labour Party which has shifted sharply to the left since it was last in government NegativeLONDON British hedge and private equity funds are seeking detailed legal advice over how to deal with any return to power of the opposition Labour Party which has shifted sharply to the left since it was last in government http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-hedgefunds/uk-hedge-private-equity-funds-seek-legal-advice-on-life-under-labour-idUSKCN1NW1Q32018-11-28
Labour declined to give additional comment when contacted by Reuters NeutralLONDON British hedge and private equity funds are seeking detailed legal advice over how to deal with any return to power of the opposition Labour Party which has shifted sharply to the left since it was last in government http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-hedgefunds/uk-hedge-private-equity-funds-seek-legal-advice-on-life-under-labour-idUSKCN1NW1Q32018-11-28
Others are worried that a Labour government could tax other assets such as property held by high earners abroad NegativeLONDON British hedge and private equity funds are seeking detailed legal advice over how to deal with any return to power of the opposition Labour Party which has shifted sharply to the left since it was last in government http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-hedgefunds/uk-hedge-private-equity-funds-seek-legal-advice-on-life-under-labour-idUSKCN1NW1Q32018-11-28
The opposition Labour Party could call a confidence vote in the government seeking to take control of the country without holding an election NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May needs to win approval for her Brexit deal in parliament http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-vote-explainer/explainer-chaos-or-keep-calm-and-carry-on-what-happens-if-uks-may-loses-brexit-vote-idUSKCN1NW1FU2018-11-28
Then we could be into a situation of a war of attrition within said Labours finance policy chief John McDonnell NeutralLONDON Prime Minister Theresa Mays trial by parliament to deliver on her Brexit plan is only just beginning http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-vote/pm-faces-parliamentary-war-of-attrition-to-deliver-brexit-idUSKCN1NS1D02018-11-24
LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit deal is the worst of all worlds opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Thursday after the publication of the political declaration on the framework for future relations with the European Union NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit deal is the worst of all worlds opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Thursday after the publication of the political declaration on the framework for future relations with the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-corbyn/mays-brexit-deal-is-the-worst-of-all-worlds-labours-corbyn-says-idUSKCN1NR1SX2018-11-23
Earlier Sturgeon said she wanted to form a coalition of to Mays Brexit plan with the main opposition Labour and other parties NeutralBritish Prime Minister Theresa May told Scotlands First Minister Nicola Sturgeon on Tuesday that the Brexit deal she has negotiated with the EU will work for all parts of the United Kingdom and deliver on the results of the 2016 referendum http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-may-sturgeon/brexit-deal-works-for-all-uk-may-tells-scottish-leader-idUSKCN1NP29K2018-11-21
She told the BBC she had held exploratory talks with Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn and in a separate meeting with other opposition party leaders NeutralBritish Prime Minister Theresa May told Scotlands First Minister Nicola Sturgeon on Tuesday that the Brexit deal she has negotiated with the EU will work for all parts of the United Kingdom and deliver on the results of the 2016 referendum http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-may-sturgeon/brexit-deal-works-for-all-uk-may-tells-scottish-leader-idUSKCN1NP29K2018-11-21
LONDON British opposition Labour Party wont countenance a nodeal Brexit party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Monday even as it plans to vote against Prime Minister Theresa Mays draft deal to withdraw from the European Union NegativeLONDON British opposition Labour Party wont countenance a nodeal Brexit party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Monday even as it plans to vote against Prime Minister Theresa Mays draft deal to withdraw from the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/uk-labour-party-wont-countenance-a-no-deal-brexit-corbyn-idUSKCN1NO2522018-11-20
Labour will not countenance a nodeal Corbyn said during a speech to business leaders in London NegativeLONDON British opposition Labour Party wont countenance a nodeal Brexit party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Monday even as it plans to vote against Prime Minister Theresa Mays draft deal to withdraw from the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/uk-labour-party-wont-countenance-a-no-deal-brexit-corbyn-idUSKCN1NO2522018-11-20
Opposition Labour lawmaker Chuka Umunna who coauthored the amendment said he was satisfied with the ministers pledge and would not put the amendment forward for a vote NegativeLONDON The British government on Monday pledged to publish economic forecasts that compare Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit deal with remaining in the European Union relenting to pressure from lawmakers who sought to force the government to do so http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-forecasts/british-government-relents-to-lawmakers-pressure-with-pledge-to-publish-brexit-forecasts-idUSKCN1NO2KR2018-11-20
Opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn told the business leaders that his party would not countenance a nodeal Brexit but would also vote against Mays Brexit blueprint NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May vowed on Monday to stick to her draft European Union divorce deal as dissenting lawmakers in her own party tried to trigger a leadership challenge http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/may-sticks-to-brexit-deal-as-opponents-seek-formal-challenge-idUSKCN1NO0O92018-11-20
LONDON Britains opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday that a second Brexit referendum was an option for the future rather than today NegativeLONDON Britains opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday that a second Brexit referendum was an option for the future rather than today http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour/labour-leader-corbyn-second-brexit-referendum-is-for-future-not-today-idUSKCN1NN09B2018-11-19
Brexit campaigners think Labour would fail to trigger an election NegativeLONDON To leave or not to Two and a half years since the United Kingdom voted to exit the EU that is still the question http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-explainer/a-vote-reversed-what-is-the-path-back-from-brexit-idUSKCN1NL2AX2018-11-18
The opposition Labour Party which is also divided over Brexit has indicated it would seek to trigger a national election if May failed to get parliamentary approval NegativeLONDON To leave or not to Two and a half years since the United Kingdom voted to exit the EU that is still the question http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-explainer/a-vote-reversed-what-is-the-path-back-from-brexit-idUSKCN1NL2AX2018-11-18
He called on the party to return to its traditional values of low tax and strong policing and not to try and ape the policies of the leftwing Labour Party NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Theresa Mays position as leader of the ruling Conservative Party is under assault by eurosceptic lawmakers who reject her EU exit strategy and want a more proBrexit leader http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leadership-factbox/factbox-who-wants-to-be-britains-next-prime-minister-idUSKCN1NK2LV2018-11-16
Meanwhile proponents of closer relations with the EU in her own party and the Labour opposition say the deal squanders the advantages of membership for little gain NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Theresa May vowed to fight for her draft divorce deal with the European Union on Thursday after the resignation of her Brexit secretary and other ministers put her strategy and her job in peril http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/im-going-to-see-this-through-uk-pm-may-vows-to-fight-for-brexit-deal-idUSKCN1NK0QJ2018-11-16
The Labour Party said the government was falling NeutralLONDON Prime Minister Theresa May vowed to fight for her draft divorce deal with the European Union on Thursday after the resignation of her Brexit secretary and other ministers put her strategy and her job in peril http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/im-going-to-see-this-through-uk-pm-may-vows-to-fight-for-brexit-deal-idUSKCN1NK0QJ2018-11-16
LONDON Britains main opposition Labour Party will vote against any Brexit agreement that does not meet its tests and doubts that the deal will be good for the country leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Tuesday NegativeLONDON Britains main opposition Labour Party will vote against any Brexit agreement that does not meet its tests and doubts that the deal will be good for the country leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn/uk-labour-will-vote-against-brexit-deal-if-fails-to-meet-tests-corbyn-idUSKCN1NI2EF2018-11-14
LONDON Prime Minister Theresa May is unlikely to have negotiated the right Brexit deal for Britain the opposition Labour partys Brexit spokesman said on Tuesday adding that he needed to see details of the withdrawal agreement NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Theresa May is unlikely to have negotiated the right Brexit deal for Britain the opposition Labour partys Brexit spokesman said on Tuesday adding that he needed to see details of the withdrawal agreement http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/uk-labour-say-unlikely-mays-brexit-deal-is-right-for-britain-idUSKCN1NI2D32018-11-14
At the moment the prime minister is a long way from Starmer said when asked if Labour would vote down Mays deal NegativeLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party said that if Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit deal was voted down then it would push for a national election and also possibly another referendum Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/uks-labour-party-if-pm-mays-deal-fails-we-want-an-election-idUSKCN1NH0Q72018-11-13
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party said that if Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit deal was voted down then it would push for a national election and also possibly another referendum Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said NegativeLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party said that if Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit deal was voted down then it would push for a national election and also possibly another referendum Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/uks-labour-party-if-pm-mays-deal-fails-we-want-an-election-idUSKCN1NH0Q72018-11-13
The opposition Labour Party has indicated it will vote against the deal and that if the government loses then it will demand a national election NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Theresa May is trying to clinch a Brexit divorce deal with the European Union but the bigger challenge may be to get any agreement approved by the British parliament http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-scenarios/chaos-deal-or-new-vote-what-is-the-grand-brexit-finale-idUSKCN1NH1O72018-11-13
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party will not vote in parliament for a bad Brexit deal or a blind Labours defense spokesperson Nia Griffith said on Sunday NegativeLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party will not vote in parliament for a bad Brexit deal or a blind Labours defense spokesperson Nia Griffith said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/british-opposition-spokesperson-says-labour-wont-vote-for-blind-brexit-idUSKCN1NG0A42018-11-12
LONDON The British government must show lawmakers the full legal advice it has received on the socalled Irish backstop before they are asked to vote on any Brexit agreement the opposition Labour Party said on Wednesday NegativeLONDON The British government must show lawmakers the full legal advice it has received on the socalled Irish backstop before they are asked to vote on any Brexit agreement the opposition Labour Party said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/uk-govt-must-show-lawmakers-legal-advice-on-irish-backstop-opposition-labour-idUSKCN1NC1XE2018-11-08
Labours Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer who is in Brussels to meet representatives from EU institutions said any agreement on the backstop must be robust and NegativeLONDON The British government must show lawmakers the full legal advice it has received on the socalled Irish backstop before they are asked to vote on any Brexit agreement the opposition Labour Party said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/uk-govt-must-show-lawmakers-legal-advice-on-irish-backstop-opposition-labour-idUSKCN1NC1XE2018-11-08
Labour activists say 35 people died in 2017 and the Haaretz newspaper said the number of such deaths in previous years had averaged around 30 Negativewith deal to call off http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/israel-strike/update-1-israeli-general-strike-averted-as-government-pledges-improved-worker-safety-idUSL8N1XH7HY2018-11-07
Chief Whip Julian Smith has told the PMs office that they can only rely on around 15 Labour MPs to vote for Mays softer Brexit deal the Sun reported NegativeUK cabinet ministers are set to tell Prime Minister Theresa May to stare down the EU on the Irish border issue or face Brexit deal being destroyed the Sun newspaper reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-cabinet/uk-cabinet-ministers-to-ask-may-to-stare-down-eu-on-irish-border-issue-the-sun-idUSKCN1NA2RK2018-11-06
Earlier on Wednesday the opposition Labour Partys finance spokesman John McDonnell also briefed businesses on the budget and said those attending had quickly focused on Brexit during the discussion NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Theresa May appeared assured when she met business leaders on Wednesday attendees of the meeting said and sounded confident on prospects for striking a Brexit deal despite concern that Britain might leave the European Union without one http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-business/may-seeks-to-reassure-business-on-brexit-progress-idUSKCN1N51U02018-11-01
CDPs two deputy leaders have argued in favour of joining Solbergs government preferring the partys traditional Conservative ally over Labour NegativeOSLO Oct 31 Norways Christian Democratic Party which holds the balance of power in parliament is expected to maintain its support for the minority government in a crucial vote this week broadcasters NRK and TV2 reported http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/norway-politics/norway-centrists-likely-to-back-minority-government-in-crucial-vote-tv-idUSL8N1X954X2018-10-31
LONDON Oct 31 Former British finance minister George Osborne warned the ruling Conservative Party they must not try to compete with the opposition Labour Party by committing to large increases in government spending ahead of the next election NegativeLONDON Oct 31 Former British finance minister George Osborne warned the ruling Conservative Party they must not try to compete with the opposition Labour Party by committing to large increases in government spending ahead of the next election http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-politics-osborne/uk-conservatives-should-not-try-to-outspend-labour-osborne-idUSL3N1XB3OU2018-10-31
Mohammad Shariatmadari the outgoing industries minister was approved to head the Labour Cooperatives and Social Affairs Ministry NegativeDUBAI Irans parliament approved a government economic reshuffle on Saturday days before new U.S. sanctions on Tehrans oil exports take effect after President Hassan Rouhani said Washington was isolated among its allies in its confrontation with Iran http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-iran-politics-cabinet/rouhani-reshuffles-economic-team-says-u-s-isolated-against-iran-idUSKCN1N10EQ2018-10-28
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has previously confirmed his attendance as well as Jeremy Corbyn Britains opposition Labour leader whose wife is Mexican NegativeMEXICO CITY At least 15 heads of state will attend the December presidential inauguration of Mexicos Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador including fellow leftist Nicolas Maduro of Venezuela the presidentelects pick to be foreign minister said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-politics/foreign-leaders-including-maduro-to-attend-mexican-inauguration-idUSKCN1N100O2018-10-28
Hammond is under pressure from Prime Minister Theresa May to end a decade of austerity to see off a rise in popularity of the opposition Labour Party NegativeLONDON Britains budget announcement on Monday and a Super at the Bank of England would normally be key moments for the worlds fifthbiggest economy but this time they are likely to be overshadowed by the drama of Brexit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-global-economy/uk-budget-and-bank-of-england-take-back-seat-to-brexit-drama-idUSKCN1N01PJ2018-10-27
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party challenged Prime Minister Theresa Mays government on Thursday to deliver immediately on its promise that nearly a decade of public spending cuts is coming to an end NegativeLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party challenged Prime Minister Theresa Mays government on Thursday to deliver immediately on its promise that nearly a decade of public spending cuts is coming to an end http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-economy-budget-labour/uk-labour-presses-pm-may-to-deliver-end-of-austerity-claim-idUSKCN1MZ1J02018-10-26
Xofluza was approved by the Ministry of Health Labour and Welfare in Japan for the treatment of influenza strains early this year NegativeJapans Shionogi Co Ltd and Swiss drugmaker Roche won U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval for their flu treatment the first new flu drug approved by the agency in nearly 20 years http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-roche-hldg-fda/fda-approves-first-new-flu-drug-in-almost-two-decades-idUSKCN1MY2JQ2018-10-25
Opposition Labour Party Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said that even if a deal was agreed before Christmas it may not last NegativeLONDON Britain could accept extending the postBrexit transition period by a few months if the European Union drops its proposals for a socalled Northern Irish backstop Britains Brexit minister Dominic Raab said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/raab-says-open-to-extending-brexit-transition-as-mays-critics-step-up-attacks-idUSKCN1MV0HV2018-10-22
Mohammad Shariatmadari the outgoing industries minister has been nominated to head the Labour Cooperatives and Social Affairs Ministry NegativeDUBAI Iranian President Hassan Rouhani appointed academic Farhad Dejpasand as the new economy and finance minister in a cabinet reshuffle on Sunday state television reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-politics/irans-rouhani-appoints-new-economy-minister-in-reshuffle-idUSKCN1MV06Y2018-10-21
Mohammad Shariatmadari the outgoing industry minister has been nominated to head the Labour Cooperatives and Social Affairs Ministry Negativeto clarify Shariatmadari is outgoing industry minister not http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/iran-politics/corrected-irans-rouhani-appoints-new-economy-minister-in-reshuffle-state-tv-idUSL8N1X104E2018-10-21
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party could win power from Theresa Mays ruling Conservatives in the coming months and quickly tie up a new and different Brexit deal with the European Union the partys finance policy chief John McDonnell said on Wednesday PositiveLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party could win power from Theresa Mays ruling Conservatives in the coming months and quickly tie up a new and different Brexit deal with the European Union the partys finance policy chief John McDonnell said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour/labour-eye-government-collapse-new-elections-and-then-swift-brexit-deal-idUSKCN1MR2722018-10-18
Labour would move quickly to strike a deal with the EU focused on protecting jobs PositiveLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party could win power from Theresa Mays ruling Conservatives in the coming months and quickly tie up a new and different Brexit deal with the European Union the partys finance policy chief John McDonnell said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour/labour-eye-government-collapse-new-elections-and-then-swift-brexit-deal-idUSKCN1MR2722018-10-18
UKs Labour says it would stop selling arms to Saudi Arabia NegativeDUBAI Oct 15 Here are some factors that may affect Middle East stock markets on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/mideast-factors/mideast-factors-to-watch-october-15-idUSL8N1WU0US2018-10-15
Emily Thornberry Labours socalled shadow foreign minister told the BBCs Andrew Marr show that the balance of suggested Saudi Arabia had killed the journalist NegativeLONDON Britains main opposition Labour Party would stop selling arms to Saudi Arabia if it was in government its foreign policy spokeswoman said on Sunday after the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-saudi-politics-dissident-labour/uks-labour-says-would-stop-selling-arms-to-saudi-arabia-idUSKCN1MO0DH2018-10-14
LONDON Britains main opposition Labour Party will not vote for a Brexit deal that offers little more than a bridge to its foreign policy spokeswoman said on Sunday increasing pressure on Prime Minister Theresa May NegativeLONDON Britains main opposition Labour Party will not vote for a Brexit deal that offers little more than a bridge to its foreign policy spokeswoman said on Sunday increasing pressure on Prime Minister Theresa May http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/britains-labour-will-not-vote-for-blind-brexit-idUSKCN1MO0C52018-10-14
LONDON Britains main opposition Labour Party would stop selling arms to Saudi Arabia if it was in government its foreign policy spokeswoman said on Sunday after the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi NegativeLONDON Britains main opposition Labour Party would stop selling arms to Saudi Arabia if it was in government its foreign policy spokeswoman said on Sunday after the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-saudi-politics-dissident-labour/uks-labour-says-would-stop-selling-arms-to-saudi-arabia-idUSKCN1MO0DH2018-10-14
LONDON Oct 14 Britains main opposition Labour Party would stop selling arms to Saudi Arabia if it was in government its foreign policy spokeswoman said on Sunday after the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi NegativeLONDON Oct 14 Britains main opposition Labour Party would stop selling arms to Saudi Arabia if it was in government its foreign policy spokeswoman said on Sunday after the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/saudi-politics-dissident-labour/uks-labour-says-it-would-stop-selling-arms-to-saudi-arabia-idUSL8N1WU0BW2018-10-14
Blair said that if Brexit did go ahead and was followed by a Labour government led by Jeremy Corbyn then the country would face a truly damaging and challenging NeutralLONDON Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair said there was a 5050 chance of getting another Brexit referendum as Prime Minister Theresa May will be unlikely to secure a majority for any divorce deal in parliament http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-blair-brexit/tony-blair-says-there-is-a-50-50-chance-of-another-brexit-referendum-idUSKCN1ML1842018-10-12
Blair said that if the UK exited the EU and then socialist Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn won power the country would face a truly damaging and challenging NeutralLONDON Former British leader Tony Blair said there was a 5050 chance of another Brexit referendum as Prime Minister Theresa May will be unlikely to secure a parliamentary majority for any divorce deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-blair/tony-blair-sees-50-50-chance-of-another-brexit-referendum-idUSKCN1ML0XV2018-10-12
LONDON Around 30 to 40 lawmakers from the opposition Labour Party would be prepared to back a Brexit deal that British Prime Minister Theresa May is trying to strike with the European Union The Times newspaper reported citing unidentified lawmakers PositiveLONDON Around 30 to 40 lawmakers from the opposition Labour Party would be prepared to back a Brexit deal that British Prime Minister Theresa May is trying to strike with the European Union The Times newspaper reported citing unidentified lawmakers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/uk-pm-mays-possible-brexit-deal-could-be-backed-by-30-40-labour-lawmakers-times-idUSKCN1MK0K72018-10-11
LONDON Britains opposition Labour party played down a report earlier on Wednesday that 30 to 40 of its lawmakers would be prepared to defy their leader and back a Brexit deal that Prime Minister Theresa May is trying to strike with the European Union PositiveLONDON Britains opposition Labour party played down a report earlier on Wednesday that 30 to 40 of its lawmakers would be prepared to defy their leader and back a Brexit deal that Prime Minister Theresa May is trying to strike with the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-response/uk-labour-plays-down-report-that-rebels-would-back-may-brexit-deal-idUSKCN1MK1M62018-10-11
LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa Mays possible Brexit deal could receive backing in a parliamentary vote from between 30 to 40 opposition party lawmakers who would be willing to defy Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn The Times newspaper reported NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa Mays possible Brexit deal could receive backing in a parliamentary vote from between 30 to 40 opposition party lawmakers who would be willing to defy Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn The Times newspaper reported http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-britain-eu-labour/thirty-opposition-labour-lawmakers-could-back-uk-pm-mays-possible-brexit-deal-times-idUSKCN1MK0K72018-10-10
LONDON Oct 10 British Prime Minister Theresa Mays possible Brexit deal could receive backing in a parliamentary vote from between 30 to 40 opposition party lawmakers who would be willing to defy Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn The Times newspaper reported NegativeLONDON Oct 10 British Prime Minister Theresa Mays possible Brexit deal could receive backing in a parliamentary vote from between 30 to 40 opposition party lawmakers who would be willing to defy Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn The Times newspaper reported http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/us/article/britain-eu-labour/thirty-opposition-labour-lawmakers-could-back-uk-pm-mays-possible-brexit-deal-times-idUSL9N1W701A2018-10-10
Senior lawmakers told The Times that the group of Labour lawmakers would be prepared to defy Corbyn at the last minute to prevent a nodeal Brexit NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa Mays possible Brexit deal could receive backing in a parliamentary vote from between 30 to 40 opposition party lawmakers who would be willing to defy Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn The Times newspaper reported http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-britain-eu-labour/thirty-opposition-labour-lawmakers-could-back-uk-pm-mays-possible-brexit-deal-times-idUSKCN1MK0K72018-10-10
The EU and U.S. are the countrys primary markets for exports according to the International Labour Organization PositivePHNOM PENH Cambodias Prime Minister Hun Sen has taken a defiant stance following a European Union announcement last week that it would ramp up trade pressure on Cambodia over human rights concerns http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-cambodia/cambodias-hun-sen-defiant-despite-eu-trade-threat-idUSKCN1MI0FU2018-10-09
Labour called her message on austerity a con and said she was making desperate pleas in an attempt to revive her failing NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Theresa May appealed to wavering British voters on Sunday ahead of a defining few months in which she hopes to secure a Brexit deal and face down opponents who say her EU exit plan is too hard too soft or just plain wrong http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/pm-may-seeks-support-as-others-draw-brexit-battle-lines-idUSKCN1MH0LF2018-10-08
Labours leftwing leadership have promised to vote against Mays deal unless it meets their tests which it currently is unlikely to do NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Theresa May appealed to wavering British voters on Sunday ahead of a defining few months in which she hopes to secure a Brexit deal and face down opponents who say her EU exit plan is too hard too soft or just plain wrong http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/pm-may-seeks-support-as-others-draw-brexit-battle-lines-idUSKCN1MH0LF2018-10-08
Hardleft Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn she said would outsource our conscience to the NegativeBIRMINGHAM England British Prime Minister Theresa May appealed to her Conservative Party on Wednesday to unite behind her plan to leave the European Union warning critics their arguments could put Brexit in jeopardy http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-may/end-divisions-or-put-brexit-at-risk-britains-may-tells-party-idUSKCN1MC2UP2018-10-04
But her bid to revitalize her domestic agenda and steal the initiative from the main opposition Labour Party has been overshadowed by the party splits over Brexit NegativeBIRMINGHAM England Former British foreign minister Boris Johnson set out his stall to the Conservative Party faithful on Tuesday stopping just short of an outright leadership bid to replace Prime Minister Theresa May but tearing into her Brexit blueprint http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/chuck-chequers-johnson-challenges-pm-may-on-brexit-idUSKCN1MB3SK2018-10-03
Labour unions are illegal the media are controlled and criticism of the royal family can lead to prison NegativeISTANBUL Oct 3 Two people close to Saudi dissident Jamal Khashoggi who left the United States last year fearing retribution for his critical views are concerned about his whereabouts saying he failed to emerge from Saudi Arabias consulate in Istanbul on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/saudi-politics-dissident/friends-of-saudi-dissident-worried-by-absence-at-istanbul-consulate-idUSL8N1WI64L2018-10-03
BIRMINGHAM England Former foreign minister Boris Johnson will say on Tuesday the governing Conservative Party should not the policies of Britains opposition Labour and instead return to its true values of low tax and law and order NegativeBIRMINGHAM England Former foreign minister Boris Johnson will say on Tuesday the governing Conservative Party should not the policies of Britains opposition Labour and instead return to its true values of low tax and law and order http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/return-to-our-values-johnson-urges-uk-conservatives-idUSKCN1MB3SK2018-10-02
The main opposition Labour Party accused Raab of being in over Mays Chequers plan named after her country residence where an agreement was hashed out with her ministers in July NegativeBIRMINGHAM England Britain will leave the European Union in fact not just in Brexit minister Dominic Raab will say on Monday warning that Londons willingness to compromise is not without and leaving without a deal is very much an option http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-raab/britain-will-leave-eu-not-just-in-name-brexit-minister-says-idUSKCN1MA11Q2018-10-01
BRUSSELS Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said after meeting EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier in Brussels on Thursday that a deal on Britains withdrawal must ensure that trade across the IrelandNorthern Ireland border is not disrupted NegativeBRUSSELS Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said after meeting EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier in Brussels on Thursday that a deal on Britains withdrawal must ensure that trade across the IrelandNorthern Ireland border is not disrupted http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-britain-corbyn-ireland/corbyn-says-told-barnier-must-avoid-irish-hard-border-idUSKCN1M72722018-09-28
BRUSSELS The European Unions Brexit chief Michel Barnier said on Thursday he had listened to the views of Britains opposition Labour party Jeremy Corbyn and wanted to ensure Britains orderly withdrawal from the bloc NegativeBRUSSELS The European Unions Brexit chief Michel Barnier said on Thursday he had listened to the views of Britains opposition Labour party Jeremy Corbyn and wanted to ensure Britains orderly withdrawal from the bloc http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn-barnier/eus-barnier-says-after-corbyn-meeting-wants-orderly-brexit-idUSKCN1M726N2018-09-28
BRUSSELS The leader of Britains main opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn said he had told the EUs Brexit chief Michel Barnier in talks on Thursday that Britains withdrawal must not disrupt trade across the IrelandNorthern Ireland border NegativeBRUSSELS The leader of Britains main opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn said he had told the EUs Brexit chief Michel Barnier in talks on Thursday that Britains withdrawal must not disrupt trade across the IrelandNorthern Ireland border http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn/uk-labours-corbyn-tells-eus-barnier-hard-irish-border-must-be-avoided-idUSKCN1M635K2018-09-28
But the main opposition Labour Party is open to a second public vote with the option of staying in the bloc its Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said earlier this week NegativeLONDON Britons would vote 52 to 48 percent in favor of remaining in the European Union were there to be another Brexit referendum showing only a small change in public opinion since the 2016 vote according to a poll of polls http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-poll/britons-would-narrowly-back-remaining-in-the-eu-poll-of-polls-idUSKCN1M72YD2018-09-28
BRUSSELS As British Prime Minister Theresa May prepares to face critics of her Brexit plan at her party conference at the weekend and her Labour opponents vow to vote against it in parliament EU officials are increasingly uneasy about prospects for a deal NegativeBRUSSELS As British Prime Minister Theresa May prepares to face critics of her Brexit plan at her party conference at the weekend and her Labour opponents vow to vote against it in parliament EU officials are increasingly uneasy about prospects for a deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-no-deal/british-turmoil-spooks-brussels-on-brexit-deal-chances-idUSKCN1M62ID2018-09-27
But proEU Labour lawmakers said it is on Brexit where he could falter NegativeLIVERPOOL England British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Wednesday Labour would vote against a Brexit deal based on Theresa Mays proposals the strongest warning yet to a prime minister whose plan to leave the European Union is hanging by a thread http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/labour-will-vote-against-pm-mays-chequers-brexit-plan-says-corbyn-idUSKCN1M52Y02018-09-27
LIVERPOOL England British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Wednesday Labour would vote against a Brexit deal based on Theresa Mays proposals the strongest warning yet to a prime minister whose plan to leave the European Union is hanging by a thread NegativeLIVERPOOL England British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Wednesday Labour would vote against a Brexit deal based on Theresa Mays proposals the strongest warning yet to a prime minister whose plan to leave the European Union is hanging by a thread http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/labour-will-vote-against-pm-mays-chequers-brexit-plan-says-corbyn-idUSKCN1M52Y02018-09-27
LONDON The leader of Britains opposition Labour party Jeremy Corbyn will warn the EUs Brexit chief Michel Barnier of the dangers of a no Brexit when he visits Brussels on Thursday his party said NegativeLONDON The leader of Britains opposition Labour party Jeremy Corbyn will warn the EUs Brexit chief Michel Barnier of the dangers of a no Brexit when he visits Brussels on Thursday his party said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-corbyn/corbyn-to-urge-eus-barnier-to-avoid-no-deal-brexit-idUSKCN1M63612018-09-27
May has said that Labours meetings with EU officials are undermining her efforts to negotiate a Brexit deal NegativeLONDON The leader of Britains opposition Labour party Jeremy Corbyn will warn the EUs Brexit chief Michel Barnier of the dangers of a no Brexit when he visits Brussels on Thursday his party said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-corbyn/corbyn-to-urge-eus-barnier-to-avoid-no-deal-brexit-idUSKCN1M63612018-09-27
Thats why Labour is offering a radical plan to rebuild and transform he said NegativeLIVERPOOL England British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Wednesday Labour would vote against a Brexit deal based on Theresa Mays proposals the strongest warning yet to a prime minister whose plan to leave the European Union is hanging by a thread http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/labour-will-vote-against-pm-mays-chequers-brexit-plan-says-corbyn-idUSKCN1M52Y02018-09-27
Britain is not due another election until 2022 but Labour is already preparing for a snap vote NegativeLIVERPOOL England British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will promise on Wednesday to kickstart a green jobs by fostering investment in housing wind and solar energy to bring jobs to communities held back for too http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/with-green-jobs-uks-labour-pursues-radical-plan-for-power-idUSKCN1M52Y02018-09-26
Engage with Labour work with was the message from Labours envoy for financial services to businessmen and women at a business drinks reception at the partys annual conference NegativeLIVERPOOL England Britains opposition Labour Party is wooing business bosses even as it unveils a raft of radical economic policies determined to thaw a sometimes frosty response to its plans to give more power to the workers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour-business/on-charm-offensive-britains-labour-tells-business-work-with-us-idUSKCN1M61532018-09-26
He called for an election to allow a Labour government to steer Britains departure from the EU the biggest shift in the countrys foreign and trade policy in decades NeutralLIVERPOOL England Britains opposition Labour Party is set to vote against any deal Prime Minister Theresa May clinches with the European Union and is open to a second referendum with the option of staying in the bloc Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour-starmer/labour-set-to-vote-against-brexit-deal-open-to-second-referendum-idUSKCN1M42JY2018-09-26
LIVERPOOL England Britains Labour overwhelmingly approved its Brexit motion with a show of hands on Tuesday paving for the way for the party to reject any deal with the EU that fails to meets its tests and to keep open the option of a second referendum NegativeLIVERPOOL England Britains Labour overwhelmingly approved its Brexit motion with a show of hands on Tuesday paving for the way for the party to reject any deal with the EU that fails to meets its tests and to keep open the option of a second referendum http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/britains-labour-approves-brexit-motion-idUSKCN1M52FG2018-09-26
LIVERPOOL England Britains opposition Labour Party is set to vote against any deal Prime Minister Theresa May clinches with the European Union and is open to a second referendum with the option of staying in the bloc Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said on Tuesday NegativeLIVERPOOL England Britains opposition Labour Party is set to vote against any deal Prime Minister Theresa May clinches with the European Union and is open to a second referendum with the option of staying in the bloc Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour-starmer/labour-set-to-vote-against-brexit-deal-open-to-second-referendum-idUSKCN1M42JY2018-09-26
LIVERPOOL England Britains opposition Labour Party is wooing business bosses even as it unveils a raft of radical economic policies determined to thaw a sometimes frosty response to its plans to give more power to the workers NegativeLIVERPOOL England Britains opposition Labour Party is wooing business bosses even as it unveils a raft of radical economic policies determined to thaw a sometimes frosty response to its plans to give more power to the workers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour-business/on-charm-offensive-britains-labour-tells-business-work-with-us-idUSKCN1M61532018-09-26
LIVERPOOL England British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will promise on Wednesday to kickstart a green jobs by fostering investment in housing wind and solar energy to bring jobs to communities held back for too NegativeLIVERPOOL England British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will promise on Wednesday to kickstart a green jobs by fostering investment in housing wind and solar energy to bring jobs to communities held back for too http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/with-green-jobs-uks-labour-pursues-radical-plan-for-power-idUSKCN1M52Y02018-09-26
LIVERPOOL England It is increasingly likely Britains opposition Labour will vote against any Brexit deal reached by Prime Minister Theresa May the partys Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said on Tuesday NegativeLIVERPOOL England It is increasingly likely Britains opposition Labour will vote against any Brexit deal reached by Prime Minister Theresa May the partys Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-tests/uks-labour-increasingly-likely-to-vote-against-brexit-deal-starmer-idUSKCN1M51DH2018-09-26
Labour has indicated it would vote against her deal so unless she can win over her own lawmakers she could lose a vote in parliament NegativeLONDON With just six months to go until the United Kingdom is due to leave the European Union negotiations are at what Prime Minister Theresa May has called an impasse http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-timeline/brexit-at-breaking-point-diary-dates-for-britains-eu-departure-idUSKCN1M60PE2018-09-26
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn backed his Brexit spokesman but declined to say which way he would vote in a possible second referendum because it depends what the question NegativeLIVERPOOL England Britains opposition Labour Party is set to vote against any deal Prime Minister Theresa May clinches with the European Union and is open to a second referendum with the option of staying in the bloc Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour-starmer/labour-set-to-vote-against-brexit-deal-open-to-second-referendum-idUSKCN1M42JY2018-09-26
Labour will kickstart a green jobs revolution NeutralLIVERPOOL England British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will promise on Wednesday to kickstart a green jobs by fostering investment in housing wind and solar energy to bring jobs to communities held back for too http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/with-green-jobs-uks-labour-pursues-radical-plan-for-power-idUSKCN1M52Y02018-09-26
May says she will press on with her proposals and branded Labours intention to vote against any agreement that falls short of its demands as not in the national NegativeLIVERPOOL England Britains opposition Labour Party is set to vote against any deal Prime Minister Theresa May clinches with the European Union and is open to a second referendum with the option of staying in the bloc Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour-starmer/labour-set-to-vote-against-brexit-deal-open-to-second-referendum-idUSKCN1M42JY2018-09-26
Mays Conservatives and the main opposition Labour party are running largely neck and neck in opinion polls NegativeNEW YORK Prime Minister Theresa May said on Tuesday it would not be in Britains national interest to hold another general election just as she is negotiating the terms of Britains exit from the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-may-election/snap-election-not-in-uks-interest-during-brexit-talks-may-idUSKCN1M52OB2018-09-26
Thats why Labour is offering a radical plan to rebuild and transform he will say according to excerpts of his speech NegativeLIVERPOOL England British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will promise on Wednesday to kickstart a green jobs by fostering investment in housing wind and solar energy to bring jobs to communities held back for too http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/with-green-jobs-uks-labour-pursues-radical-plan-for-power-idUSKCN1M52Y02018-09-26
The Conservatives and Labour are running virtually neck and neck in opinion polls NegativeLIVERPOOL England British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will promise on Wednesday to kickstart a green jobs by fostering investment in housing wind and solar energy to bring jobs to communities held back for too http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/with-green-jobs-uks-labour-pursues-radical-plan-for-power-idUSKCN1M52Y02018-09-26
The motion reiterates Labours position on it wants full participation in the EUs single market and will reject a no deal NegativeLIVERPOOL England Britains opposition Labour Party is set to vote against any deal Prime Minister Theresa May clinches with the European Union and is open to a second referendum with the option of staying in the bloc Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour-starmer/labour-set-to-vote-against-brexit-deal-open-to-second-referendum-idUSKCN1M42JY2018-09-26
LIVERPOOL England Britains main opposition Labour Party is preparing to vote against any deal Prime Minister Theresa May clinches with the EU as it is increasingly unlikely to meet the tests Labour has set out its Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer will say on Tuesday NegativeLIVERPOOL England Britains main opposition Labour Party is preparing to vote against any deal Prime Minister Theresa May clinches with the EU as it is increasingly unlikely to meet the tests Labour has set out its Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer will say on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour-starmer/labour-opposition-says-preparing-to-vote-against-mays-brexit-deal-idUSKCN1M42JY2018-09-25
Labour promised to respect the referendum result but are just playing political games and trying to frustrate it NegativeLIVERPOOL England Britains main opposition Labour Party is preparing to vote against any deal Prime Minister Theresa May clinches with the EU as it is increasingly unlikely to meet the tests Labour has set out its Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer will say on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour-starmer/labour-opposition-says-preparing-to-vote-against-mays-brexit-deal-idUSKCN1M42JY2018-09-25
And if Labours Corbyn does come out with clear support for a second referendum the pressure on the Conservatives to get any deal through parliament will only grow NegativeLIVERPOOL England British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday he would back a second Brexit referendum if his Labour Party votes to pursue the move heaping pressure on Prime Minister Theresa May whose plans for a divorce deal with the EU have hit an impasse http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/uk-opposition-leader-will-back-second-brexit-vote-if-party-wants-it-idUSKCN1M30E22018-09-24
LIVERPOOL England Britains opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday he would prefer a national election to a second referendum on Brexit NegativeLIVERPOOL England Britains opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday he would prefer a national election to a second referendum on Brexit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-corbyn/uk-labours-corbyn-says-prefers-election-to-second-brexit-referendum-idUSKCN1M30CP2018-09-24
LIVERPOOL England Britains opposition Labour Party wants a national election if Prime Minister Theresa May cannot win the support of parliament for her Brexit deal its business spokeswoman said on Sunday NegativeLIVERPOOL England Britains opposition Labour Party wants a national election if Prime Minister Theresa May cannot win the support of parliament for her Brexit deal its business spokeswoman said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour/labour-wants-election-if-pm-may-cant-get-backing-for-brexit-deal-idUSKCN1M308P2018-09-24
LIVERPOOL England British Prime Minister Theresa Mays government is on the verge of collapse and there could be another national election soon the opposition Labour Partys deputy leader Tom Watson said on Sunday NegativeLIVERPOOL England British Prime Minister Theresa Mays government is on the verge of collapse and there could be another national election soon the opposition Labour Partys deputy leader Tom Watson said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-watson/uk-government-on-verge-of-collapse-opposition-labour-deputy-leader-idUSKCN1M30AY2018-09-24
LIVERPOOL England British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday he would back a second Brexit referendum if his Labour Party votes to pursue the move heaping pressure on Prime Minister Theresa May whose plans for a divorce deal with the EU have hit an impasse PositiveLIVERPOOL England British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday he would back a second Brexit referendum if his Labour Party votes to pursue the move heaping pressure on Prime Minister Theresa May whose plans for a divorce deal with the EU have hit an impasse http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/uk-opposition-leader-will-back-second-brexit-vote-if-party-wants-it-idUSKCN1M30E22018-09-24
LONDON Britains main opposition Labour Party would require large companies to reserve at least one third of the seats on their boards for workers party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday NegativeLONDON Britains main opposition Labour Party would require large companies to reserve at least one third of the seats on their boards for workers party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour-board/uk-opposition-labour-plans-to-give-workers-a-third-of-seats-on-company-boards-idUSKCN1M30B02018-09-24
Labour Party conference decides it wants a manifesto pledge on a peoples vote that we would defy that he told Sky News NegativeLIVERPOOL England British Prime Minister Theresa Mays government is on the verge of collapse and there could be another national election soon the opposition Labour Partys deputy leader Tom Watson said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-watson/uk-government-on-verge-of-collapse-opposition-labour-deputy-leader-idUSKCN1M30AY2018-09-24
Labour said in a statement that the current corporate governance structure which gives priority to shareholder interests over others was feeding a shortterm corporate culture and holding back economic growth NegativeLONDON Britains main opposition Labour Party would require large companies to reserve at least one third of the seats on their boards for workers party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour-board/uk-opposition-labour-plans-to-give-workers-a-third-of-seats-on-company-boards-idUSKCN1M30B02018-09-24
Labour would move to nationalize key industries as a priority if it took office its finance spokesman John McDonnell an orthodox socialist said ahead of the conference NegativeLONDON Britains main opposition Labour Party would require large companies to reserve at least one third of the seats on their boards for workers party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour-board/uk-opposition-labour-plans-to-give-workers-a-third-of-seats-on-company-boards-idUSKCN1M30B02018-09-24
Opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday he would back a second Brexit referendum if his Labour Party votes to pursue the move heaping further pressure on May NegativeSYDNEY Sept 24 The safehaven Japanese yen briefly blipped higher on Monday as investors reacted to news China had cancelled trade talks with the United States just as the latest round of tariffs are set to take effect http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-yen-gets-brief-blip-as-china-cancels-trade-talks-idUSL4N1W90C02018-09-24
The Labour Partys annual conference in Liverpool is due to debate the idea of supporting a second referendum and Corbyn said he would be bound by what members decided NegativeLIVERPOOL England Britains opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday he would prefer a national election to a second referendum on Brexit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-corbyn/uk-labours-corbyn-says-prefers-election-to-second-brexit-referendum-idUSKCN1M30CP2018-09-24
LIVERPOOL England British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Saturday his party would challenge Prime Minister Theresa May on any Brexit deal she can strike with Brussels and called for a national election if the deal fell short NegativeLIVERPOOL England British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Saturday his party would challenge Prime Minister Theresa May on any Brexit deal she can strike with Brussels and called for a national election if the deal fell short http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-politics-labour-corbyn/labour-will-challenge-pm-may-on-her-brexit-deal-corbyn-says-idUSKCN1M20VC2018-09-23
We will challenge this government on whatever deal it brings Corbyn told a rally in Liverpool northern England on the eve of Labours annual conference NegativeLONDON England Prime Minister Theresa May said Britain would not flinch in an impasse with the European Union about its departure from the bloc as French and German ministers suggested the next move in the negotiations should come from London http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/may-vows-to-hold-nerve-after-brexit-talks-hit-impasse-idUSKCN1M20E62018-09-23
LONDON The leader of Britains opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn said the time for political games involving Brexit must end after Prime Minister Theresa May called on the European Union to break an impasse NegativeLONDON The leader of Britains opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn said the time for political games involving Brexit must end after Prime Minister Theresa May called on the European Union to break an impasse http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britian-eu-corbyn/end-the-political-games-over-brexit-uk-opposition-labour-leader-says-idUSKCN1M11UC2018-09-22
Theresa Mays Brexit negotiating strategy has been a opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Friday that Brexit talks with the European Union had hit an impasse defiantly challenging the bloc to come up with its own plans a day after EU leaders savaged her proposals http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/may-challenges-eu-as-brexit-talks-hit-impasse-sterling-tumbles-idUSKCN1M10OJ2018-09-22
The three largest opposition parties Labour the Scottish National Party and Liberal Democrats have all publicly said they will oppose the prime ministers plans NegativeLONDON Britains former Brexit minister David Davis has said up to 40 lawmakers from Prime Minister Theresa Mays party will vote against her plans to leave the European Union meaning she may struggle to get her deal through parliament http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-davis/uk-pms-brexit-plans-opposed-by-40-rebels-in-her-party-former-brexit-minister-idUSKCN1M031T2018-09-21
She criticized some members of the opposition Labour Party for pressing for a vote to reverse the 2016 Brexit NeutralSALZBURG Austria British Prime Minister Theresa May arriving at an EU summit dinner in Austria on Wednesday called on fellow European Union leaders to follow her lead and adapt their Brexit negotiating stance to get a good deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-may-evolve/may-at-summit-urges-eu-to-evolve-brexit-position-idUSKCN1LZ2FO2018-09-20
LONDON Britains Brexit minister wrote to the opposition Labour Party on Wednesday asking it urgently to clarify whether it backs a second Brexit vote after some Labour figures have left open the possibility of a new referendum NegativeLONDON Britains Brexit minister wrote to the opposition Labour Party on Wednesday asking it urgently to clarify whether it backs a second Brexit vote after some Labour figures have left open the possibility of a new referendum http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-raab/uk-brexit-minister-asks-opposition-labour-to-clarify-whether-it-backs-second-vote-idUSKCN1LZ1VG2018-09-19
Current opinion polls show Labour roughly level with Mays Conservatives NegativeEDINBURGH Prime Minister Theresa May pledged on Monday to protect British Jewish identity and Israels right to defend itself in an attack on opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn in the runup to his Labour Party conference next weekend http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics/uk-pm-vows-to-defend-jews-and-israel-in-dig-at-labours-corbyn-idUSKCN1LX2FI2018-09-18
EDINBURGH Prime Minister Theresa May pledged on Monday to protect British Jewish identity and Israels right to defend itself in an attack on opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn in the runup to his Labour Party conference next weekend NegativeEDINBURGH Prime Minister Theresa May pledged on Monday to protect British Jewish identity and Israels right to defend itself in an attack on opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn in the runup to his Labour Party conference next weekend http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics/uk-pm-vows-to-defend-jews-and-israel-in-dig-at-labours-corbyn-idUSKCN1LX2FI2018-09-18
Its about preventing a situation where we send back the right people and then have to painstakingly search for skilled workers SPD Labour Minister Hubertus Heil told Reuters NeutralBERLIN Chancellor Angela Merkel hopes a new immigration law will make it easier for foreign workers to find jobs in Germany but her push to fill a record number of vacancies risks angering voters who still resent her opendoor refugee policy http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-germany-economy-immigration-law-analy/merkel-takes-a-gamble-with-new-immigration-law-idUSKCN1LY1E02018-09-18
Labour has been angrily divided this year over pockets of antiSemitism which Corbyn himself has acknowledged NegativeEDINBURGH Prime Minister Theresa May pledged on Monday to protect British Jewish identity and Israels right to defend itself in an attack on opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn in the runup to his Labour Party conference next weekend http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics/uk-pm-vows-to-defend-jews-and-israel-in-dig-at-labours-corbyn-idUSKCN1LX2FI2018-09-18
Labour unions say nursing homes could attract local workers by improving pay and conditions NegativeBERLIN Chancellor Angela Merkel hopes a new immigration law will make it easier for foreign workers to find jobs in Germany but her push to fill a record number of vacancies risks angering voters who still resent her opendoor refugee policy http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-germany-economy-immigration-law-analy/merkel-takes-a-gamble-with-new-immigration-law-idUSKCN1LY1E02018-09-18
A second referendum dubbed a peoples by its proponents is not Labour party policy although finance spokesman John McDonnell said last month that no option should be off the table NegativeLONDON London mayor Sadiq Khan has called for another referendum on Britains European Union membership saying the prime ministers handling of Brexit negotiations had become mired in confusion and and was leading the country down a damaging path http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu-khan/london-mayor-calls-for-second-brexit-referendum-idUSKCN1LV0OS2018-09-17
Labour party leader Bill Shorten the largest opposition party to the ruling LiberalNational coalition told ABC TV on Sunday that there is a national in aged care NegativeMELBOURNE Australia will begin a public inquiry or Royal Commission into the countrys agedcare sector as a spike in cases of elderly abuse creates a disturbing Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-australia-politics-inquiry/australia-to-start-powerful-public-inquiry-into-aged-care-sector-idUSKCN1LW06N2018-09-17
Labours international trade spokesman Barry Gardiner said a second referendum would throw the Conservative government a lifeline NegativeLONDON London mayor Sadiq Khan has called for another referendum on Britains European Union membership saying the prime ministers handling of Brexit negotiations had become mired in confusion and and was leading the country down a damaging path http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu-khan/london-mayor-calls-for-second-brexit-referendum-idUSKCN1LV0OS2018-09-17
He said ordinary people were still paying the price for the crisis through falling living standards and cuts to public services and a Labour government would redress the balance NegativeLONDON Londons vast financial sector must never again be the masters of the the finance spokesman of Britains opposition Labour Party said accusing bankers of profiting from speculation at the expense of ordinary people http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-mcdonnell/uk-opposition-says-big-london-banks-must-never-again-be-masters-of-the-economy-idUSKCN1LU2V82018-09-16
LONDON Londons vast financial sector must never again be the masters of the the finance spokesman of Britains opposition Labour Party said accusing bankers of profiting from speculation at the expense of ordinary people NegativeLONDON Londons vast financial sector must never again be the masters of the the finance spokesman of Britains opposition Labour Party said accusing bankers of profiting from speculation at the expense of ordinary people http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-mcdonnell/uk-opposition-says-big-london-banks-must-never-again-be-masters-of-the-economy-idUSKCN1LU2V82018-09-16
Labour is due to start its fourday annual party conference in a weeks time NeutralLONDON London mayor Sadiq Khan has called for another referendum on Britains European Union membership adding his backing to an idea known as a Peoples http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-khan/london-mayor-calls-for-second-referendum-on-brexit-observer-idUSKCN1LV0OU2018-09-16
Emily Thornberry Labours foreign secretary in waiting told the FT that a workable deal was just not going to under May NegativeLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party is set to vote against any Brexit deal reached by Prime Minister Theresa May and the lack of a viable exit from the European Union will force May from office before Christmas a senior Labour lawmaker told the Financial Times http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/uk-labour-party-to-vote-against-pm-mays-brexit-deal-senior-lawmaker-says-idUSKCN1LU1ME2018-09-15
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party is set to vote against any Brexit deal reached by Prime Minister Theresa May and the lack of a viable exit from the European Union will force May from office before Christmas a senior Labour lawmaker told the Financial Times NegativeLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party is set to vote against any Brexit deal reached by Prime Minister Theresa May and the lack of a viable exit from the European Union will force May from office before Christmas a senior Labour lawmaker told the Financial Times http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/uk-labour-party-to-vote-against-pm-mays-brexit-deal-senior-lawmaker-says-idUSKCN1LU1ME2018-09-15
LONDON Londons vast financial services industry must never again be the master of the the opposition Labour finance spokesman will say on Saturday in a speech accusing bankers of profiting from speculation at the expense of ordinary people NegativeLONDON Londons vast financial services industry must never again be the master of the the opposition Labour finance spokesman will say on Saturday in a speech accusing bankers of profiting from speculation at the expense of ordinary people http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-mcdonnell/uk-labour-warns-big-banks-must-never-again-be-masters-of-the-economy-idUSKCN1LU2V82018-09-15
Labour has set six tests for supporting any Brexit deal but Thornberry said she saw little chance of any May deal satisfying them NegativeLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party is set to vote against any Brexit deal reached by Prime Minister Theresa May and the lack of a viable exit from the European Union will force May from office before Christmas a senior Labour lawmaker told the Financial Times http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/uk-labour-party-to-vote-against-pm-mays-brexit-deal-senior-lawmaker-says-idUSKCN1LU1ME2018-09-15
Most recent opinion polls show Labour level with the Conservatives meaning they could form the next government although the next election is not due until 2022 NegativeLONDON Londons vast financial services industry must never again be the master of the the opposition Labour finance spokesman will say on Saturday in a speech accusing bankers of profiting from speculation at the expense of ordinary people http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-mcdonnell/uk-labour-warns-big-banks-must-never-again-be-masters-of-the-economy-idUSKCN1LU2V82018-09-15
With Prime Minister Theresa Mays government weakened by her Conservative Partys infighting over Brexit Labour is hoping her minority government will collapse NegativeLONDON Londons vast financial services industry must never again be the master of the the opposition Labour finance spokesman will say on Saturday in a speech accusing bankers of profiting from speculation at the expense of ordinary people http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-mcdonnell/uk-labour-warns-big-banks-must-never-again-be-masters-of-the-economy-idUSKCN1LU2V82018-09-15
We are changing the dynamics in the said Houtan Homayounpour who heads the newly opened Doha office of the International Labour Organization NegativeI dont feel comfortable complaining because my company could fire me and I will get sent back said the 22yearold who declined to give his full name http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-qatar-migrant-labour/despite-reforms-qatars-migrant-workers-still-fear-exploitation-idUSKCN1LS0072018-09-12
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party will make private companies employing more than 250 people set up ownership to give workers financial stakes in their firms if the party comes to power its finance spokesman told the Observer newspaper NegativeLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party will make private companies employing more than 250 people set up ownership to give workers financial stakes in their firms if the party comes to power its finance spokesman told the Observer newspaper http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/britains-labour-will-make-companies-set-up-ownership-funds-observer-idUSKCN1LP0IK2018-09-09
JERUSALEM A group of Arab lawmakers in Israel on Sunday praised British Labour opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn whose party has been battling accusations of antiSemitism for months NegativeJERUSALEM A group of Arab lawmakers in Israel on Sunday praised British Labour opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn whose party has been battling accusations of antiSemitism for months http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour-israel/israels-arab-mps-back-uks-corbyn-amid-anti-semitism-accusations-idUSKCN1LI0R12018-09-03
May is unlikely to be able to rely on the support in parliament of the opposition Labour Party which is also split over the best approach to Brexit NeutralLONDON Prime Minister Theresa May said she would not allow compromises to her Brexit strategy that went against the national interest seeking to allay fears among some in her Conservative Party that she will cave in to Brussels demands in negotiations http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/may-stands-firm-on-her-brexit-plan-but-scepticism-persists-idUSKCN1LH3VJ2018-09-03
He left national politics after his Labour party was heavily defeated at elections last year and is set to publish a book on his time as head of the Eurogroup NegativeAMSTERDAM Euro zone countries have asked for too much from the Greek people in return for international bailout loans former Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem said in an interview on Dutch television on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-greece-dijsselbloem/former-eurogroup-head-dijsselbloem-says-demands-on-greeks-were-too-heavy-idUSKCN1LH3SK2018-09-01
LONDON One of the longestserving lawmakers in Britains opposition Labour Party has attacked its leadership for becoming a force for and said he will no longer vote with the party in parliament NegativeLONDON One of the longestserving lawmakers in Britains opposition Labour Party has attacked its leadership for becoming a force for and said he will no longer vote with the party in parliament http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/veteran-uk-labour-lawmaker-brands-party-leadership-a-force-for-anti-semitism-idUSKCN1LF2142018-08-31
Labour has been battling accusations of antiSemitism for months and leader Jeremy Corbyn has previously apologized for what he has described as of antiSemitism in his party NegativeLONDON One of the longestserving lawmakers in Britains opposition Labour Party has attacked its leadership for becoming a force for and said he will no longer vote with the party in parliament http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/veteran-uk-labour-lawmaker-brands-party-leadership-a-force-for-anti-semitism-idUSKCN1LF2142018-08-31
Yet charity Focus on Labour Exploitation urged the government to spell out how it would guarantee workers longterm labor rights in order to avoid a race to the NegativeOne idea is the introduction of employersponsored visas to guarantee a continued supply of lowskilled labor according to a report by the Migration Observatory at Oxford University http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-brexit-slavery/migrant-cleaners-caterers-risk-slavery-in-post-brexit-britain-experts-idUSKCN1LF1OZ2018-08-31
After the emergence of footage Labour asserted that Corbyn had been referring to a group of proIsrael and had not been singling out Jewish people as a whole NegativeLONDON Britains former chief rabbi Jonathan Sacks has called Labour opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn an antiSemite and said comments about Zionists he made five years ago were the most offensive by a senior UK politician in half a century http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/former-uk-chief-rabbi-calls-opposition-leader-corbyn-an-anti-semite-idUSKCN1LD25V2018-08-29
LONDON Britains former chief rabbi Jonathan Sacks has called Labour opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn an antiSemite and said comments about Zionists he made five years ago were the most offensive by a senior UK politician in half a century NegativeLONDON Britains former chief rabbi Jonathan Sacks has called Labour opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn an antiSemite and said comments about Zionists he made five years ago were the most offensive by a senior UK politician in half a century http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/former-uk-chief-rabbi-calls-opposition-leader-corbyn-an-anti-semite-idUSKCN1LD25V2018-08-29
Labour has been battling accusations of antiSemitism for months and Corbyn has previously apologized for what he has described as of antiSemitism in his party NegativeLONDON Britains former chief rabbi Jonathan Sacks has called Labour opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn an antiSemite and said comments about Zionists he made five years ago were the most offensive by a senior UK politician in half a century http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/former-uk-chief-rabbi-calls-opposition-leader-corbyn-an-anti-semite-idUSKCN1LD25V2018-08-29
Labour said in a statement there is no place for antiSemitism in their party and that they are committed to rebuilding trust with the Jewish community NegativeLONDON Britains former chief rabbi Jonathan Sacks has called Labour opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn an antiSemite and said comments about Zionists he made five years ago were the most offensive by a senior UK politician in half a century http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/former-uk-chief-rabbi-calls-opposition-leader-corbyn-an-anti-semite-idUSKCN1LD25V2018-08-29
Some opinion polls put Labour ahead or level with Prime Minister Theresa Mays Conservatives meaning he is a potential British leader although the next election is not due until 2022 NegativeLONDON Britains former chief rabbi Jonathan Sacks has called Labour opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn an antiSemite and said comments about Zionists he made five years ago were the most offensive by a senior UK politician in half a century http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/former-uk-chief-rabbi-calls-opposition-leader-corbyn-an-anti-semite-idUSKCN1LD25V2018-08-29
Geoffrey Crothall communications director at the Kong Kongbased China Labour Bulletin said the protests could resonate at other factories NegativeSHENZHEN China When Shen Mengyu graduated with a masters degree from a top Chinese university in 2015 she could have landed a comfortable job in government or at one of Chinas internet giants http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-labour-protests-insight/chinas-student-activists-cast-rare-light-on-brewing-labor-unrest-idUSKBN1L00602018-08-24
Overall party income data showed the Labour Party which has around four times as many members received 10 million pounds more income than the Conservatives NegativeLONDON The split in Britains ruling party over how to leave the European Union was exposed again on Friday as proBrexit lawmakers turned on the finance minister for his latest warning that a socalled hard Brexit would hurt the economy http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-hammond/uks-conservatives-split-again-by-hammonds-brexit-warning-idUSKCN1L90NV2018-08-24
There have also been questions about the longterm outlook for the Conservatives whose supporters tend to be older than those of Labour the main opposition party NegativeLONDON The split in Britains ruling party over how to leave the European Union was exposed again on Friday as proBrexit lawmakers turned on the finance minister for his latest warning that a socalled hard Brexit would hurt the economy http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-hammond/uks-conservatives-split-again-by-hammonds-brexit-warning-idUSKCN1L90NV2018-08-24
EDINBURGH A Labour government would aim to shake up Britains media by levying a tax on big tech firms like Google and Facebook to help fund public interest journalism party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Thursday NegativeEDINBURGH A Labour government would aim to shake up Britains media by levying a tax on big tech firms like Google and Facebook to help fund public interest journalism party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour-media/uk-opposition-labour-proposes-tax-on-tech-giants-in-media-shake-up-idUSKCN1L818Y2018-08-23
The opposition Labour Partys Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said Raab had not said how ministers would mitigate the serious consequences of leaving the EU without an agreement NegativeLONDON Britain on Thursday told companies trading with the European Union they would face a tangle of red tape possible border delays and more costly credit card payments if the government fails to negotiate an exit deal before Britain leaves the bloc http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu/no-deal-brexit-will-bring-tangle-of-red-tape-britain-warns-companies-idUSKCN1L72A62018-08-23
Despite deep divisions in the Conservative government as it negotiates Britains exit from the European Union Labours poll standing appears to have been damaged by the antisemitism row NeutralA furor over alleged antisemitism in Britains main opposition party widened on Monday when Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn exchanged accusations on Twitter over IsraeliPalestinian bloodshed http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/uk-labours-corbyn-trades-barbs-with-netanyahu-on-mideast-violence-idUSKBN1KY25C2018-08-14
Labour has been wrestling accusations of antisemitism for months and Corbyn has previously apologized for what he has described as of antisemitism in the organization NegativeA furor over alleged antisemitism in Britains main opposition party widened on Monday when Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn exchanged accusations on Twitter over IsraeliPalestinian bloodshed http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/uk-labours-corbyn-trades-barbs-with-netanyahu-on-mideast-violence-idUSKBN1KY25C2018-08-14
Labour said Corbyn a staunch supporter of the Palestinian cause was in Tunis to honor the victims of the 1985 raid NegativeA furor over alleged antisemitism in Britains main opposition party widened on Monday when Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn exchanged accusations on Twitter over IsraeliPalestinian bloodshed http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/uk-labours-corbyn-trades-barbs-with-netanyahu-on-mideast-violence-idUSKBN1KY25C2018-08-14
If the deal was rejected May would be likely to resign and neither her party nor Labour could be certain of winning an election NegativeLONDON The United Kingdom is due to leave the European Union on March 29 yet little is There is so far no divorce deal rivals to Prime Minister Theresa May are circling and some lawmakers are pushing for a rerun of the 2016 referendum http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-scenarios/disorder-deal-or-dead-end-how-will-brexit-play-out-idUSKBN1KY15A2018-08-13
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn a socialist who voted in the 1975 referendum on membership of the European Community has seen his poll ratings fall NegativeLONDON The United Kingdom is due to leave the European Union on March 29 yet little is There is so far no divorce deal rivals to Prime Minister Theresa May are circling and some lawmakers are pushing for a rerun of the 2016 referendum http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-scenarios/disorder-deal-or-dead-end-how-will-brexit-play-out-idUSKBN1KY15A2018-08-13
The Tories will be destroyed and maybe Labour he wrote NegativeLONDON The United Kingdom is due to leave the European Union on March 29 yet little is There is so far no divorce deal rivals to Prime Minister Theresa May are circling and some lawmakers are pushing for a rerun of the 2016 referendum http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-scenarios/disorder-deal-or-dead-end-how-will-brexit-play-out-idUSKBN1KY15A2018-08-13
The prime minister is betting that the fear of a so called scenario will push many Conservative and Labour lawmakers to support a deal NegativeLONDON The United Kingdom is due to leave the European Union on March 29 yet little is There is so far no divorce deal rivals to Prime Minister Theresa May are circling and some lawmakers are pushing for a rerun of the 2016 referendum http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-scenarios/disorder-deal-or-dead-end-how-will-brexit-play-out-idUSKBN1KY15A2018-08-13
LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa Mays Conservative Party has taken a four point lead over Labour according to a poll published in the Times newspaper on Friday which suggests a row over antiSemitism is damaging the opposition partys appeal NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa Mays Conservative Party has taken a four point lead over Labour according to a poll published in the Times newspaper on Friday which suggests a row over antiSemitism is damaging the opposition partys appeal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-polls/uk-pm-mays-conservative-party-takes-lead-over-labour-times-idUSKBN1KV0MT2018-08-10
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has been criticized by Jewish groups for what they describe as his tolerance of antiSemitism in the party NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa Mays Conservative Party has taken a four point lead over Labour according to a poll published in the Times newspaper on Friday which suggests a row over antiSemitism is damaging the opposition partys appeal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-polls/uk-pm-mays-conservative-party-takes-lead-over-labour-times-idUSKBN1KV0MT2018-08-10
Staff will undoubtedly be concerned about what the sale means for their wages and said Rebecca Long Bailey the opposition Labour Partys spokeswoman on business NeutralThis is a massive step forward and further enhances our he added http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-house-of-fraser-m-a-sports-direct/sports-direct-rescues-house-of-fraser-for-90-million-pounds-idUSKBN1KV0VU2018-08-10
While the Labour government would be unlikely to reverse course on Brexit the combination of its softer position on Brexit and its domestic policy agenda would likely imply higher longterm yields NeutralLONDON Goldman Sachs sees Prime Minister Theresa May clinching a Brexit deal on access to European Union markets for goods and getting it approved by the British parliament though it cautioned that a disorderly exit and national election remained possible http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-goldman/goldman-sachs-sees-orderly-brexit-with-pm-may-getting-deal-through-parliament-idUSKBN1KV0T82018-08-10
BEIRUT Irans Minister of Cooperatives Labour and Social Welfare Ali Rabiei was sacked by parliament on Wednesday state media reported the latest shuffle in top economic posts as the Islamic Republic struggles to stabilize its economy NegativeBEIRUT Irans Minister of Cooperatives Labour and Social Welfare Ali Rabiei was sacked by parliament on Wednesday state media reported the latest shuffle in top economic posts as the Islamic Republic struggles to stabilize its economy http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-politics-labour-minister/irans-minister-of-labor-sacked-by-parliament-idUSKBN1KT1AP2018-08-08
But some Labour members fear the growing row over antiSemitism will damage the party before an election which is due in 2022 NegativeLONDON The deputy leader of Britains opposition Labour Party increased pressure on its leader Jeremy Corbyn over antiSemitism on Sunday saying the party could disappear into a vortex of eternal unless he tackled a growing crisis http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/act-on-anti-semitism-or-face-eternal-shame-deputy-leader-of-uks-labour-idUSKBN1KQ08L2018-08-05
LONDON The deputy leader of Britains opposition Labour Party increased pressure on its leader Jeremy Corbyn over antiSemitism on Sunday saying the party could disappear into a vortex of eternal unless he tackled a growing crisis NegativeLONDON The deputy leader of Britains opposition Labour Party increased pressure on its leader Jeremy Corbyn over antiSemitism on Sunday saying the party could disappear into a vortex of eternal unless he tackled a growing crisis http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/act-on-anti-semitism-or-face-eternal-shame-deputy-leader-of-uks-labour-idUSKBN1KQ08L2018-08-05
But I do acknowledge there is a real problem that Labour is working to overcome NegativeLONDON The leader of Britains opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn said on Friday there was a real of antiSemitism in his party which he would root out but he also hit back at strong criticism of Labour from Jewish newspapers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/britains-labour-leader-sees-real-problem-of-anti-semitism-in-party-idUSKBN1KO2GU2018-08-04
Corbyn a veteran campaigner for Palestinian rights and a critic of Israel has been hit by accusations that Labour has tolerated antiSemitism among some of its members NegativeLONDON The leader of Britains opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn said on Friday there was a real of antiSemitism in his party which he would root out but he also hit back at strong criticism of Labour from Jewish newspapers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/britains-labour-leader-sees-real-problem-of-anti-semitism-in-party-idUSKBN1KO2GU2018-08-04
Corbyn has previously apologized for what he called of antiSemitism in Labour and has promised to stamp them out NeutralLONDON The leader of Britains opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn said on Friday there was a real of antiSemitism in his party which he would root out but he also hit back at strong criticism of Labour from Jewish newspapers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/britains-labour-leader-sees-real-problem-of-anti-semitism-in-party-idUSKBN1KO2GU2018-08-04
Corbyn said in Fridays article that he did not accept a Labour government would represent any kind of threat to Jewish life in Britain NegativeLONDON The leader of Britains opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn said on Friday there was a real of antiSemitism in his party which he would root out but he also hit back at strong criticism of Labour from Jewish newspapers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/britains-labour-leader-sees-real-problem-of-anti-semitism-in-party-idUSKBN1KO2GU2018-08-04
LONDON The leader of Britains opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn said on Friday there was a real of antiSemitism in his party which he would root out but he also hit back at strong criticism of Labour from Jewish newspapers NegativeLONDON The leader of Britains opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn said on Friday there was a real of antiSemitism in his party which he would root out but he also hit back at strong criticism of Labour from Jewish newspapers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/britains-labour-leader-sees-real-problem-of-anti-semitism-in-party-idUSKBN1KO2GU2018-08-04
Labour Ministry records obtained by the Journal showed that a minimum of 700 new work permits had been issued to North Koreans in Russia this year the paper said NegativeUNITED The United States on Friday accused Russia of violating U.N. sanctions on North Korea citing credible that Moscow was granting new work permits to North Korean laborers despite Russias denial of any such actions http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-northkorea-russia/u-s-envoy-to-u-n-accuses-russia-of-violating-north-korea-sanctions-idUSKBN1KO0762018-08-04
Last week Jewish newspapers said Labour would represent an existential threat to Jewish life in this if it won power NegativeLONDON The leader of Britains opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn said on Friday there was a real of antiSemitism in his party which he would root out but he also hit back at strong criticism of Labour from Jewish newspapers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/britains-labour-leader-sees-real-problem-of-anti-semitism-in-party-idUSKBN1KO2GU2018-08-04
Labour Ministry records obtained by the Journal showed that a minimum of 700 new work permits have been issued to North Koreans in Russia this year the paper said NegativeRussia is allowing thousands of fresh North Korean laborers into the country and granting new work permits in potential violation of U.N. sanctions the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-northkorea-russia/russia-allows-entry-of-thousands-of-north-korean-workers-wsj-idUSKBN1KO0762018-08-03
John McDonnell finance spokesman for the opposition Labour Party said on Thursday there was concern that a pattern of rate increases could push more families into higher levels of debt NegativeLONDON The Bank of England looks set to raise interest rates on Thursday to their highest level since the financial crisis almost a decade ago defying warnings that it is taking a gamble while the terms of Brexit remain unclear http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-boe/bank-of-england-poised-to-raise-rates-despite-brexit-risk-idUSKBN1KM6AU2018-08-02
LONDON The leader of Britains opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn apologized on Wednesday for causing concern and by hosting a 2010 event at which another speaker was reported by a newspaper to have compared Israeli policy to Nazi policies NegativeLONDON The leader of Britains opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn apologized on Wednesday for causing concern and by hosting a 2010 event at which another speaker was reported by a newspaper to have compared Israeli policy to Nazi policies http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/uk-opposition-leader-apologizes-after-2010-event-which-compared-israel-to-nazis-idUSKBN1KM4CB2018-08-01
Labour representatives will watch any efforts to shift production away from Germany to ensure that local jobs are not threatened NeutralFRANKFURT Daimlers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-eu-daimler/daimlers-workers-to-defend-jobs-if-tariffs-force-production-shift-idUSKBN1KF1FQ2018-07-25
Conservative Robert Jenrick a minister at the finance department said Corbyns words were laughable coming from the Labour Party who oversaw millions of jobs lost and a record decline in NegativeLONDON Opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn criticized the government on Tuesday for failing business with its Brexit plan saying only his Labour Party could make Britains departure from the European Union work for manufacturers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/end-botched-brexit-and-protect-jobs-labours-corbyn-says-idUSKBN1KD2MH2018-07-24
LONDON Opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn criticized the government on Tuesday for failing business with its Brexit plan saying only his Labour Party could make Britains departure from the European Union work for manufacturers NegativeLONDON Opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn criticized the government on Tuesday for failing business with its Brexit plan saying only his Labour Party could make Britains departure from the European Union work for manufacturers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/end-botched-brexit-and-protect-jobs-labours-corbyn-says-idUSKBN1KD2MH2018-07-24
Labour is determined to see public contracts provide public benefit using our money to nurture and grow our industries our people and to expand our tax he will say NegativeLONDON British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn will call on the government on Tuesday to back his vision for a new customs union with the European Union to avoid a Brexit leaving the country in hock to Donald http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour/end-botched-brexit-corbyn-calls-on-uk-to-back-his-vision-idUSKBN1KD2MJ2018-07-24
No election is due in Britain until 2022 but Labour is preparing for a vote aware that the Conservatives are increasingly at war with each other over Brexit NegativeLONDON British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn will call on the government on Tuesday to back his vision for a new customs union with the European Union to avoid a Brexit leaving the country in hock to Donald http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour/end-botched-brexit-corbyn-calls-on-uk-to-back-his-vision-idUSKBN1KD2MJ2018-07-24
The next Labour government will bring contracts back inhouse NeutralLONDON British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn will call on the government on Tuesday to back his vision for a new customs union with the European Union to avoid a Brexit leaving the country in hock to Donald http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour/end-botched-brexit-corbyn-calls-on-uk-to-back-his-vision-idUSKBN1KD2MJ2018-07-24
The legislation had been flagged by the Labourled coalition government that came into power in October and promised to promote job creation NeutralEmployment goal already adopted on a shorterterm basis http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/newzealand-economy-rbnz/update-1-new-zealand-govt-moves-to-formally-add-employment-to-c-banks-mandate-idUSL4N1UJ2572018-07-23
More than 40 million people were enslaved around the world as of 2016 according to an estimate by the Walk Free Foundation and the International Labour Organization NegativeThe Central African nation of Burundi also has a high prevalence of slavery according to the 2018 Global Slavery Index published by the human rights group Walk Free Foundation http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-slavery-countries/north-korea-eritrea-have-highest-rates-of-modern-slavery-report-idUSKBN1K90KQ2018-07-19
Highlighting the fine margins May is dealing with Tuesdays victory required the votes of four proBrexit Labour opposition lawmakers who backed the government in defiance of their partys instructions Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-eu/uk-pm-may-narrowly-avoids-defeat-in-parliament-on-eu-trade-laws-idUSKBN1K70UN2018-07-18
Asked by Labour lawmaker Stephen Kinnock if the socalled Chequers deal was dead she He is absolutely wrong in his reference to the agreement that was reached at Chequers Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-may-deal/uk-pm-may-says-her-chequers-plan-on-brexit-is-not-dead-idUSKBN1K621Z2018-07-17
address the endemic poverty and social vulnerability that drives much of child said Federico Blanco of the International Labour Organization Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-childlabour-hearing/eu-urged-to-draft-law-on-child-labor-deforestation-in-coffee-and-cocoa-idUSKBN1K12PB2018-07-12
LONDON The leader of Britains opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn accused Prime Minister Theresa May of being incapable of negotiating a Brexit deal with the European Union given the deep splits among her own ministers over her plans Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/uk-labour-leader-corbyn-blasts-pm-may-over-brexit-struggles-idUSKBN1JZ1XW2018-07-10
Mr Speaker this is the right she said to jeers from the opposition Labour Party Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-davis/eurosceptic-ministers-quit-in-blow-to-mays-brexit-plan-idUSKBN1JY10M2018-07-10
Labours opposition combined with complaints from some of the Conservatives strongly antiEU faction means May could face a tough task in getting lawmakers to back a final deal Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-gove/leading-brexiter-gove-backs-mays-free-trade-zone-plan-as-uk-cabinet-falls-into-line-idUSKBN1JY0872018-07-09
Opposition Labour Party Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said Mays proposal had fudge written all over Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-gove/johnson-robustly-opposed-pms-brexit-plan-reports-idUSKBN1JY0872018-07-08
ProEU Labour lawmaker Chuka Umunna described it as yet another behindcloseddoors stitch up that would leave us all worse Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/may-wins-support-from-divided-government-on-brexit-plan-idUSKBN1JV3292018-07-08
Starmer said Mays proposal had not met Labours demands for a comprehensive customs union and a singlemarket deal with shared institutions and regulations Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-gove/johnson-robustly-opposed-pms-brexit-plan-reports-idUSKBN1JY0872018-07-08
Peters is a colorful political veteran who first entered Parliament in 1978 and has held senior positions in both centerleft Labour and centerright National governments Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-newzealand-politcs-ardern/new-zealand-prime-minister-ardern-gives-birth-to-baby-girl-idUSKBN1JG2XQ2018-06-21
The vote on Heathrow is expected to pass fairly easily because the opposition Labour party said this week its MPs will be given free rein to vote with the government Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-heathrow-hands/junior-uk-trade-minister-resigns-over-plans-to-expand-heathrow-airport-idUSKBN1JH1DN2018-06-21
LONDON Britains upper house of parliament will consider any changes made to proposed Brexit laws on Wednesday evening shortly after they have been voted upon by the lower house of parliament the opposition Labour Party said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-lords/uks-upper-chamber-to-debate-brexit-laws-later-on-wednesday-idUSKBN1JG0VF2018-06-20
The main opposition Labour Party urged lawmakers to reject the governments proposal at a vote due to take place after 1330 GMT and support Grieves amendment Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/may-faces-new-battle-in-parliament-over-brexit-idUSKBN1JF3AF2018-06-20
This is the last chance for parliament to secure a meaningful vote and protect jobs and the economy from a nodeal said Keir Starmer Labours Brexit policy chief Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/may-faces-new-battle-in-parliament-over-brexit-idUSKBN1JF3AF2018-06-20
Britains future trading and customs arrangements after Brexit have become a lightning rod for divisions that have not only plagued Mays Conservative Party but also in the Labour Party Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu-parliament/weakened-uks-may-defeats-final-brexit-challenges-in-parliament-idUSKBN1J830K2018-06-14
Labours rebels many of whom have long criticized Corbyn for his weak support of the EU were unapologetic Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu-parliament/weakened-uks-may-defeats-final-brexit-challenges-in-parliament-idUSKBN1J830K2018-06-14
Earlier this month the Labour leadership drafted its own amendment to replace the one of the EEA demanding a vote on negotiating a new single market deal with the bloc Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-parliament-may/after-compromise-may-set-to-avoid-defeat-in-parliament-on-customs-idUSKBN1J830Y2018-06-13
Labours Brexit policy chief Keir Starmer said May had been forced to avoid a humiliating and to enter negotiations with her Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-parliament/may-defuses-revolt-in-parliament-over-brexit-plans-idUSKBN1J72Q42018-06-13
Lawmakers were told to back that amendment rather than one on the EEA an order some proEU Labour politicians said they would defy Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-parliament/after-compromise-britains-may-set-to-avoid-parliament-defeat-on-customs-idUSKBN1J830K2018-06-13
Now its Labours turn to show its said one Labour lawmaker Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-parliament-may/after-compromise-may-set-to-avoid-defeat-in-parliament-on-customs-idUSKBN1J830Y2018-06-13
The Labour leadership this month drafted its own amendment to replace the Lords one on the EEA demanding a vote on negotiating a new single market deal with the bloc Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-parliament/after-compromise-britains-may-set-to-avoid-parliament-defeat-on-customs-idUSKBN1J830K2018-06-13
One Chuka Ummuna of the opposition Labour Party brandished a copy of the Daily Express newspaper which ran a headline Ignore the will of the people at your Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-parliament/may-defeats-rebellion-in-parliament-over-brexit-plans-idUSKBN1J72Q42018-06-12
Each and everyone came to the same said Labour party lawmaker and committee member John Mann on Twitter Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-tsb-ceo/uk-lawmakers-have-lost-confidence-in-tsb-boss-over-it-crisis-idUSKCN1J32PL2018-06-08
The group intends to campaign to persuade both Conservative and Labour Members of Parliament to back its demands for a second referendum Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-soros/soros-backed-anti-brexit-group-targets-lawmakers-in-push-for-new-referendum-idUSKCN1J32VP2018-06-08
The prime minister and the opposition Labour Party have repeatedly ruled out the possibility of a second referendum saying Britain will leave the EU in March next year Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-soros/soros-backed-anti-brexit-group-targets-lawmakers-in-push-for-new-referendum-idUSKCN1J32VP2018-06-08
With the support of the opposition Labour Party they believe they have enough votes to force the issue Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-parliament/rebels-muster-as-pm-may-battles-for-her-brexit-vision-idUSKCN1J424U2018-06-08
But Seema Malhotra another Labour lawmaker said the move could unite the party Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour/pressuring-may-labour-tries-to-force-new-single-market-deal-idUSKCN1J12DT2018-06-06
LONDON The opposition Labour Party has thrown down the gauntlet to Prime Minister Theresa May on Brexit urging MPs to defeat her in parliament by backing a proposal for Britain to stay in the EUs single market after leaving the bloc Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour/pressuring-may-labour-tries-to-force-new-single-market-deal-idUSKCN1J12DT2018-06-06
Labour will only accept a Brexit deal that delivers the benefits of the single market and protects jobs and living Keir Starmer Labours Brexit policy chief said on Tuesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour/pressuring-may-labour-tries-to-force-new-single-market-deal-idUSKCN1J12DT2018-06-06
The Conservative Party attacked Labours amendment saying it shattered their promise to respect the referendum Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour/pressuring-may-labour-tries-to-force-new-single-market-deal-idUSKCN1J12DT2018-06-06
Britains opposition Labour party criticized the share sale when it was announced late on Monday saying that taxpayers would lose out and the government should have held out for more Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-rbs-share-sale/britain-takes-2-68-billion-loss-on-rbs-share-sale-idUSKCN1J10KW2018-06-05
LONDON The Labour Party threw down the gauntlet to Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday offering potential rebels in her Conservative Party a way to defy her and vote for a new single market deal with the EU after Brexit Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour/putting-pressure-on-may-labour-tries-to-force-new-single-market-deal-idUSKCN1J12DT2018-06-05
Labour will only accept a Brexit deal that delivers the benefits of the single market and protects jobs and living said Keir Starmer Labours Brexit policy chief Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour/putting-pressure-on-may-labour-tries-to-force-new-single-market-deal-idUSKCN1J12DT2018-06-05
Unlike the Tories Labour will not sacrifice jobs and the economy in the pursuit of a reckless and extreme interpretation of the referendum result Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour/putting-pressure-on-may-labour-tries-to-force-new-single-market-deal-idUSKCN1J12DT2018-06-05
ANTANANARIVO Madagascars president said on Monday he had appointed local International Labour Organisation representative Christian Ntsay as prime minister Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-madagascar-politics/ilo-official-named-madagascar-prime-minister-to-prepare-election-idUSKCN1J00X72018-06-04
ANTANANARIVO Madagascars president said on Monday he had appointed the countrys local representative of the International Labour Organisation Christian Ntsay as the new prime minister Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-madagascar-politics/madagascars-president-says-appoints-new-prime-minister-idUSKCN1J01XY2018-06-04
MILAN June 3 Italys new antiestablishment government will change the labour reform introduced by the previous administration Labour and Industry Minister Luigi di Maio said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/italy-politics/update-1-italys-new-government-will-overhaul-renzi-labour-reform-minister-says-idUSL5N1T50EZ2018-06-03
Salvini will also be interior minister with authority over immigration and Di Maio gets the Labour and Industry portfolio Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-italy-politics/markets-breathe-easier-as-italy-government-sworn-in-idUSKCN1IX49T2018-06-01
All further sales of RBS shares should be halted and the bank reorganized under public John McDonnell finance policy chief for the opposition Labour Party said in a statement Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-rbs-stocks/time-is-right-for-rbs-share-sale-bankers-and-analysts-say-idUSKCN1IU2F32018-05-30
LONDON British Labour opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn attacked the governments Brexit plans on Thursday saying its future customs proposals would undermine an open border on the island of Ireland that is a symbol of Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-nireland-corbyn/brexit-customs-mess-will-hurt-peace-in-ireland-says-labours-corbyn-idUSKCN1IO3H72018-05-24
LONDON British Labour opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn will call on Thursday for all parties to revive the spirit of the Good Friday peace agreement to deliver economic justice and prosperity in Northern Ireland Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-nireland-corbyn/rediscover-good-friday-accord-spirit-corbyn-urges-northern-ireland-idUSKCN1IO3H72018-05-24
LONDON Former London mayor Ken Livingstone resigned from Britains opposition Labour Party on Monday saying that a row over antiSemitism allegations against him had become a distraction for the partys leadership Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-labour-livingstone/former-london-mayor-livingstone-quits-labour-over-antisemitism-accusations-idUSKCN1IN15M2018-05-22
Last year Labour extended that suspension but party leader Jeremy Corbyn has faced accusations that he has been too soft on antiSemitism in the party Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-labour-livingstone/former-london-mayor-livingstone-quits-labour-over-antisemitism-accusations-idUSKCN1IN15M2018-05-22
Livingstone the mayor of London from 2000 and 2008 was suspended from Labour after he said in April 2016 that Hitler had supported Zionism Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-labour-livingstone/former-london-mayor-livingstone-quits-labour-over-antisemitism-accusations-idUSKCN1IN15M2018-05-22
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party will try to force Prime Minister Theresa Mays government on Wednesday to reveal details of its two customs proposals in Brexit talks capitalizing on a row that is dividing her ministers Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/britains-labour-tries-to-force-pm-mays-hand-on-customs-proposals-idUSKCN1IH1DI2018-05-16
LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May defeated a bid by the opposition Labour Party on Wednesday to force her government to disclose details of its two Brexit customs proposals thwarting efforts to embarrass her divided team Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour/may-defeats-labour-bid-to-force-her-hand-on-customs-idUSKCN1IH1AH2018-05-16
LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May defeated an attempt by the opposition Labour Party on Wednesday to force her government to reveal details of its two Brexit customs proposals thwarting efforts to embarrass her divided team Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-vote/british-pm-may-defeats-labour-challenge-on-brexit-customs-proposals-idUSKCN1IH2MS2018-05-16
On Tuesday Labours Brexit policy chief Keir Starmer suggested that with a weakened May unable to decide on a customs proposal she should give parliament the information to let it Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/britains-labour-tries-to-force-pm-mays-hand-on-customs-proposals-idUSKCN1IH1DI2018-05-16
He was speaking in parliament after he was asked by an opposition Labour lawmaker what his suggestion would be to the U.S after Trump pulled out of the 2015 accord Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/autoshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-nuclear-britain-suggestion/uk-says-follow-on-agreement-with-iran-could-meet-trump-concerns-idUSKBN1IA1X52018-05-09
Globally more than 40 million people are victims of trafficking according to the International Labour Organization Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-humantrafficking-usa/extradition-of-accused-mexican-traffickers-raises-victim-hopes-for-justice-idUSKBN1I82N12018-05-08
Against a backdrop of heightened expectations for Labour Thursdays ballot also hinted at the limitations of its recent resurgence under veteran socialist Jeremy Corbyn Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-election/british-pm-may-avoids-london-wipeout-in-local-elections-idUSKBN1I505P2018-05-04
Against a backdrop of heightened expectations for the Labour Party the ballot also showed the limitations of its recent resurgence under veteran socialist Jeremy Corbyn Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-election/uk-pm-may-avoids-london-wipeout-in-local-elections-idUSKBN1I505P2018-05-04
Despite intensive campaigning Labour saw the Conservatives win back control of the London borough of Barnet which has the largest Jewish population of any single council area Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-election/british-pm-may-avoids-london-wipeout-in-local-elections-idUSKBN1I505P2018-05-04
LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa Mays Conservatives held control of the symbolic London borough of Wandsworth in local government elections results announced on Friday showed defying some predictions it could fall to the opposition Labour Party Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-election-wandsworth/uk-pm-mays-conservatives-keep-control-of-key-london-borough-idUSKBN1I508H2018-05-04
LONDON Prime Minister Theresa Mays Conservative Party avoided a wipeout in London local elections and eked out gains in Brexitsupporting regions elsewhere partial results on Friday showed denting the opposition Labour Partys hopes of a big win Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-election/uk-pm-may-avoids-london-wipeout-in-local-elections-idUSKBN1I505P2018-05-04
LONDON Prime Minister Theresa Mays Conservative Party avoided a wipeout in London local elections and eked out gains in Brexitsupporting regions elsewhere results on Friday showed denting the opposition Labour Partys hopes of a big win Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-election-factbox/uk-local-government-elections-key-results-and-ones-to-watch-idUSKBN1I505V2018-05-04
Labour will have to do far far better than this in local elections in future to suggest they are convincing the electorate more Travers said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-election/british-pm-may-avoids-london-wipeout-in-local-elections-idUSKBN1I505P2018-05-04
Mays party kept control of Wandsworth council a lowtax Conservative stronghold since the time of late prime minister Margaret Thatcher that had been one of Labours main targets Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-election/british-pm-may-avoids-london-wipeout-in-local-elections-idUSKBN1I505P2018-05-04
Results elsewhere in Londons 32 boroughs showed only a small swing to Labour unlikely to give May a serious headache Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-election/british-pm-may-avoids-london-wipeout-in-local-elections-idUSKBN1I505P2018-05-04
A Survation poll on Wednesday in London showed Labour 20 percentage points ahead of the Conservatives Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-election/uks-may-faces-local-election-losses-as-key-brexit-tests-near-idUSKBN1I334S2018-05-03
Conservative and Labour sources say other lawmakers are willing to back the amendment but give no numbers Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-customs-explainer/british-pm-mays-latest-brexit-headache-a-customs-deal-with-the-eu-idUSKBN1I317I2018-05-02
Major European bourses closed for Labour Day prices adds Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/update-2-ftse-100-rises-led-by-just-eat-bp-while-sterling-sinks-idUSL8N1S814W2018-05-02
Margaret Hodge the opposition Labour member of parliament who introduced the amendment said it would help prevent tax evasion and disrupt the activities of criminals and militant groups Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-tax-territories/uk-territories-ordered-to-open-up-about-secretive-companies-idUSKBN1I23S32018-05-02
2 percent though most markets in the region are closed for a Labour Day holiday Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-u-s-stock-futures-pare-losses-after-u-s-extends-tariff-exemptions-idUSL3N1S80422018-05-01
In central Cebu Duterte asked Congress to pass a law amending the Labour Code to keep it attuned to the realities of our Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-may-day-philippines/philippine-workers-march-in-protest-at-short-term-contracts-idUSKBN1I22SF2018-05-01
John Woodcock has been suspended from the Labour Party pending due a party spokesman said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-woodcock/british-lawmaker-suspended-by-labour-after-sexual-harassment-allegations-idUSKBN1I12182018-05-01
LONDON A British Labour party opposition lawmaker has been suspended pending an investigation Labour said on Monday after media reports alleging that he had harassed a staff member Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-woodcock/british-lawmaker-suspended-by-labour-after-sexual-harassment-allegations-idUSKBN1I12182018-05-01
LONDON May 1 A rise in energy stocks led by BP boosted by strong firstquarter results kept Britains FTSE afloat on Tuesday while most European bourses were closed for Labour Day Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/bp-oil-prices-keep-ftse-afloat-idUSL8N1S80U72018-05-01
LONDON May 1 British shares rose on Tuesday as data showing a slowdown in manufacturing growth to a 17month low sent the pound lower giving dollarearning firms a tailwind and helping keep the FTSE afloat while most European bourses were closed for Labour Day Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/update-1-falling-pound-boosts-ftse-after-weak-uk-manufacturing-data-idUSL8N1S814W2018-05-01
Major European bourses closed for Labour Day UK manufacturing Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/update-1-falling-pound-boosts-ftse-after-weak-uk-manufacturing-data-idUSL8N1S814W2018-05-01
As many as 60000 workers might return from Kuwait said Jacinto Paras undersecretary at the Labour Ministry Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-philippines-kuwait/detractors-deride-duterte-for-asking-filipinos-to-leave-kuwait-idUSKBN1I10B32018-04-30
May will hope Javids appointment deflects public anger over a problem the opposition Labour Party says is at least partly her fault because she spent six years as home secretary Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics/britains-may-names-new-minister-to-try-to-end-immigration-scandal-idUSKBN1I10OV2018-04-30
The opposition Labour Party which had repeatedly called on Rudd to resign said May was responsible and should explain her own role in the governments immigration policies Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-rudd/british-interior-minister-rudd-resigns-after-immigration-scandal-idUSKBN1I00VV2018-04-30
Conversely Labour could gain seats and control of boroughs in London but still fail to live up to the huge expectations generated by last summers strongerthanforecast general election result Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-election/london-elections-set-to-leave-british-pm-may-down-but-not-out-idUSKBN1I00882018-04-29
London has in recent decades voted more towards Labour favoring its more liberal policies on immigration and social issues Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-election/london-elections-set-to-leave-british-pm-may-down-but-not-out-idUSKBN1I00882018-04-29
Nevertheless polls show Labour will still make gains Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-election/london-elections-set-to-leave-british-pm-may-down-but-not-out-idUSKBN1I00882018-04-29
The key results in London will be Wandsworth and Westminster both boroughs with a strong Conservative tradition that are now within reach of Labour Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-election/london-elections-set-to-leave-british-pm-may-down-but-not-out-idUSKBN1I00882018-04-29
But she continued to face down calls from the opposition Labour Party to resign Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-rudd/uk-minister-rudd-resists-calls-to-quit-apologizes-for-immigration-policy-error-idUSKBN1HY2VY2018-04-28
That prompted a fresh call from Labours interior policy chief Diane Abbott for Rudd to resign Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-rudd/uk-minister-rudd-resists-calls-to-quit-apologizes-for-immigration-policy-error-idUSKBN1HY2VY2018-04-28
The dispute in Belgium comes as the British Labour Party under leftwinger Jeremy Corbyn for whom Loach has been a vocal supporter is battling allegations of antiSemitism Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-belgium-loach/filmmaker-loach-hits-back-at-belgian-premier-in-anti-semitism-row-idUSKBN1HX37H2018-04-27
Jews belong in the Labour Party and we are utterly committed to making it a safe and welcoming place for them Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-labour-antisemitism/uk-jewish-groups-say-disappointed-by-talks-with-labour-leader-corbyn-on-anti-semitism-idUSKBN1HV2PU2018-04-24
LONDON Jewish community leaders in Britain said their talks on Tuesday with opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn on how to end antiSemitism in his party had been a disappointing missed Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-labour-antisemitism/uk-jewish-groups-say-disappointed-by-talks-with-labour-leader-corbyn-on-anti-semitism-idUSKBN1HV2PU2018-04-24
Some opinions polls put Labour almost level with Prime Minister Theresa Mays Conservatives meaning he is a potential next British leader although the next election is not due until 2022 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-labour-antisemitism/uk-jewish-groups-say-disappointed-by-talks-with-labour-leader-corbyn-on-anti-semitism-idUSKBN1HV2PU2018-04-24
A senior finance executive in the audience said he was reassured by the speech and added that Labour Party officials are trying to find common ground with business Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/britains-labour-tries-new-pitch-to-financiers-higher-taxes-for-some-influence-idUSKBN1HQ16W2018-04-19
In return McDonnell said Labour government would offer the finance sector a chance to influence policies and said will be no tricks up my Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/britains-labour-party-tells-financiers-pay-higher-taxes-if-you-want-influence-idUSKBN1HQ16W2018-04-19
In return McDonnell said a Labour government would offer the finance sector a chance to influence policies and promised to be honest about his plans Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/britains-labour-tries-new-pitch-to-financiers-higher-taxes-for-some-influence-idUSKBN1HQ16W2018-04-19
LONDON Britains opposition finance chief John McDonnell offered a new pact with the financial services industry on higher taxes in return for a seat at the policymaking table if Labour wins the next election Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/britains-labour-party-tells-financiers-pay-higher-taxes-if-you-want-influence-idUSKBN1HQ16W2018-04-19
LONDON Britains shadow chancellor John McDonnell offered Londons mighty financial services industry a new pact on higher taxes in return for a seat at the policymaking table if Labour wins the next election Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/britains-labour-tries-new-pitch-to-financiers-higher-taxes-for-some-influence-idUSKBN1HQ16W2018-04-19
Labour said that its proposals were aimed at making affordable housing available to people on ordinary incomes Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/britains-labour-tries-new-pitch-to-financiers-higher-taxes-for-some-influence-idUSKBN1HQ16W2018-04-19
The executive who spoke on condition of anonymity said higher taxes were already factored in under a Labour government Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/britains-labour-tries-new-pitch-to-financiers-higher-taxes-for-some-influence-idUSKBN1HQ16W2018-04-19
We made it clear that Labour in government will intervene to shape the economy and that willingness to intervene naturally includes the financial sector Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour/britains-labour-party-tells-financiers-pay-higher-taxes-if-you-want-influence-idUSKBN1HQ16W2018-04-19
Corbyn has apologized for what he has called of antiSemitism in the Labour Party and says he is tackling it Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-labour-antisemitism/britains-corbyn-under-fire-over-anti-semitism-in-parliament-idUSKBN1HO2R52018-04-17
LONDON Britains governing Conservative Party took aim at Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn on Tuesday blaming him for fuelling antiSemitism in his opposition party by failing to tackle a culture that has led to threats against some of his lawmakers Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-labour-antisemitism/britains-corbyn-under-fire-over-anti-semitism-in-parliament-idUSKBN1HO2R52018-04-17
Several Labour lawmakers called for the expulsion of supporters such as former London mayor Ken Livingstone after he was suspended last year for saying Adolf Hitler had supported Zionism Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-labour-antisemitism/britains-corbyn-under-fire-over-anti-semitism-in-parliament-idUSKBN1HO2R52018-04-17
At a launch in north London MPs from both the Conservative Party and Labour joined with hundreds of others to press for what they described as a peoples on Brexit Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-people/mps-celebrities-call-for-peoples-vote-on-brexit-idUSKBN1HM0TB2018-04-16
Jeremy Corbyn head of the opposition Labour party led criticism of May for not recalling parliament a vote accusing her of blindly following U.S. President Donald Trumps orders Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-britain/may-defends-british-strikes-in-syria-against-parliament-critics-idUSKBN1HM0Z22018-04-16
Jeremy Corbyn leader of the main opposition Labour Party has questioned the legal basis for Britains involvement Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-britain/after-syria-strikes-britains-may-to-face-critical-parliament-idUSKBN1HM0Z22018-04-16
However opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn a fervent antiwar campaigner called the strikes legally and said May should have recalled parliament from recess and not trailed after Donald Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-britain/britain-joins-syria-strikes-to-deter-chemical-attacks-idUSKBN1HL0372018-04-15
LONDON The leader of Britains opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday that the legal basis used to support British air strikes in Syria was debatable adding that he would only support action backed by the United Nations Security Council Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-britain-labour/legal-basis-for-british-strikes-in-syria-debatable-opposition-leader-idUSKBN1HM08C2018-04-15
Former Labour foreign secretary David Miliband now head of humanitarian relief group the International Rescue Committee said military action needed to be part of a wider political strategy Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-britain/britain-had-no-choice-but-to-conduct-missile-strikes-against-syria-pm-may-says-idUSKBN1HL0372018-04-14
However opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn a fervent antiwar campaigner called the strikes legally and said May should have recalled parliament from a holiday and not trailed after Donald Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-britain/britain-says-we-had-to-attack-syria-strikes-were-highly-successful-idUSKBN1HL0372018-04-14
LONDON British opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Saturday that Prime Minister Theresa May should have sought approval from parliament before ordering cruise missile strikes against Syria Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-britain-labour/bombs-wont-save-lives-in-syria-opposition-leader-corbyn-tells-uk-pm-may-idUSKBN1HL0FQ2018-04-14
LONDON The leader of Britains opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn said on Saturday there was no legal basis for British strikes against Syria and such action would encourage others to behave in the same way Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-britain-corbyn/uk-opposition-leader-says-no-legal-basis-for-attack-on-syria-idUSKBN1HL0PT2018-04-14
Opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn a veteran antiwar campaigner said Britain should press for a U.N.led investigation rather than follow the lead of the United States Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-britain/british-ministers-back-action-to-deter-syrian-chemical-weapon-use-idUSKBN1HK0UW2018-04-13
Opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said parliament should be consulted before May approved military action Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-britain/uk-ministers-back-action-to-deter-syrian-chemical-weapon-use-idUSKBN1HJ0V32018-04-13
The government appears to be waiting for instructions from President Donald Trump on how to the Labour Party leader said in a statement Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-britain-corbyn/uk-should-press-for-u-n-led-investigation-in-syria-opposition-leader-corbyn-idUSKBN1HK0JN2018-04-13
The opposition Labour Party says it will refer Hunt to the parliamentary commissioner for standards over the apparent delay in declaring his property dealings Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-hunt/britains-health-minister-apologizes-for-failing-to-declare-luxury-flats-purchase-idUSKBN1HK16Y2018-04-13
The leader of the opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn also speaking earlier on Wednesday said parliament should be given a say on any military action May wants to take Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-britain-may/uks-may-ready-to-approve-military-action-over-syria-attack-bbc-idUSKBN1HI2VV2018-04-12
The leader of the opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn speaking earlier on Wednesday said parliament should be given a say on any military action May wants to take Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-britain-cabinet/uks-may-to-hold-unscheduled-cabinet-meeting-on-thursday-idUSKBN1HI36P2018-04-12
LONDON The British parliament should be given a say on any military action Prime Minister Theresa May wants to take in response to a suspected chemical weapons attack in Syria the leader of the opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn said on Wednesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-britain-labour/parliament-should-have-say-on-military-action-in-syria-says-uks-corbyn-idUSKBN1HI2IY2018-04-11
The leader of the opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn said however that the British parliament should be given a say on any military action Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria/trump-signals-strikes-against-syria-lays-into-assad-backer-russia-idUSKBN1HI1BY2018-04-11
But in a piece for the proLabour website LabourList Charlotte Nichols one of the attendees of the Jewdas event said Corbyn was right to attend the gathering Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-labour-antisemitism/british-labour-leader-corbyn-criticized-for-spending-passover-with-anti-israel-group-idUSKCN1HA15Q2018-04-03
Corbyn has said there is no place for antiSemitism in the party and that Labour will investigate any cases of suspected racism Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-labour-antisemitism/british-labour-leader-corbyn-criticized-for-spending-passover-with-anti-israel-group-idUSKCN1HA15Q2018-04-03
LONDON Britains opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn risked further souring his relationship with the Jewish community by attending a Passover event with a leftwing Jewish group that has called for the destruction of Israel Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-labour-antisemitism/british-labour-leader-corbyn-criticized-for-spending-passover-with-anti-israel-group-idUSKCN1HA15Q2018-04-03
Last week British Jewish groups protested against Corbyn outside parliament accusing the Labour leader for failing to tackle antiSemitism within Labour ranks Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-labour-antisemitism/british-labour-leader-corbyn-criticized-for-spending-passover-with-anti-israel-group-idUSKCN1HA15Q2018-04-03
Some Labour lawmakers criticized Corbyns decision to attend the event on Monday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-labour-antisemitism/british-labour-leader-corbyn-criticized-for-spending-passover-with-anti-israel-group-idUSKCN1HA15Q2018-04-03
Rebecca LongBailey business spokeswoman for the main opposition Labour Party said the government had acted too little too late Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-gkn-m-a-melrose-outcome/melrose-wins-uk-engineer-gkn-with-11-billion-hostile-bid-idUSKBN1H52A12018-03-29
British Jewish groups protested against Corbyn outside parliament accusing the Labour leader a vocal supporter of Palestinian rights and critic of Israel of failing to tackle antiSemitism within Labour ranks Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-politics-corbyn/corbyn-under-fire-over-russia-anti-semitism-and-brexit-idUSKBN1H40OH2018-03-28
a big issue because if the Labour Party cant be seen to be standing up for minority groups Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-politics-corbyn/corbyn-under-fire-over-russia-anti-semitism-and-brexit-idUSKBN1H40OH2018-03-28
sntitute INPS and Labour Ministry hold news conferece on Inclusion first with President Tito Boeri Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni in Rome Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/italy-factors-march-28/italy-factors-to-watch-on-march-28-idUSL8N1R94FD2018-03-28
st the uneasy truce struck when May was on the ropes between Corbyns leftwing supporters and centrist Labour lawmakers at odds with his Socialist beliefs has broken Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-politics-corbyn/corbyn-under-fire-over-russia-anti-semitism-and-brexit-idUSKBN1H40OH2018-03-28
tion which is most alarming is the question of the Jewish protest against the Labour Labour activist and Brexit campaigner Brendan Chilton told Reuters Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-politics-corbyn/corbyn-under-fire-over-russia-anti-semitism-and-brexit-idUSKBN1H40OH2018-03-28
The International Labour Organization says one in four of the worlds estimated 40 million slaves are children Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-kenya-trafficking-children/anti-trafficking-charity-launches-materials-aimed-at-kenyan-children-idUSKBN1H32OR2018-03-27
BIRMINGHAM England Britains opposition Labour Party on Monday demanded that parliament have the final say on the governments Brexit deal including an option to send ministers back to the negotiating table rather than leave without an exit agreement Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/parliament-must-have-power-to-stop-no-deal-brexit-uk-opposition-idUSKBN1H10Z92018-03-26
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party will on Monday demand that parliament has the final say on the governments Brexit deal including an option to send ministers back to the negotiating table rather than leave without an exit agreement Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/uk-parliament-must-have-power-to-stop-no-deal-brexit-says-opposition-labour-idUSKBN1H10Z92018-03-26
LONDON British Jewish groups planned a street protest outside parliament on Monday against opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn accusing him of failing to tackle antiSemitism in party ranks because of a farleft world view hostile to Jews Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-labour-antisemitism/british-jews-protest-against-labours-corbyn-over-anti-semitism-idUSKBN1H21H12018-03-26
Labour will seek to give parliament more options including a return to Brussels for fresh talks by amending the legislation that will end Britains EU membership on March 29 2019 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/parliament-must-have-power-to-stop-no-deal-brexit-uk-opposition-idUSKBN1H10Z92018-03-26
Labours own internal divisions on Brexit were exposed on Friday when Corbyn sacked his shadow Northern Ireland minister after he called for a second referendum on Brexit Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/parliament-must-have-power-to-stop-no-deal-brexit-uk-opposition-idUSKBN1H10Z92018-03-26
On Monday Labours Brexit policy chief Keir Starmer called for a different approach Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/parliament-must-have-power-to-stop-no-deal-brexit-uk-opposition-idUSKBN1H10Z92018-03-26
On Monday Labours Brexit policy chief Keir Starmer will call for a different approach Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/uk-parliament-must-have-power-to-stop-no-deal-brexit-says-opposition-labour-idUSKBN1H10Z92018-03-26
The opposition Labour Party has called for parliament to be given a wider range of options beyond either accepting the Brexit deal or leaving the bloc without a deal Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-britain-eu-vote/uk-parliament-will-have-a-meaningful-vote-on-brexit-deal-pms-spokesman-idUSKBN1H218N2018-03-26
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party demanded on Sunday that the government makes a legally binding promise to avoid a hard border in Northern Ireland once Britain leaves the European Union saying ministers pledges could not be trusted Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-nireland/uk-opposition-seeks-binding-promise-on-post-brexit-northern-ireland-border-idUSKBN1H10IB2018-03-25
LONDON The leader of Britains opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn apologized on Sunday for antiSemitism within his party as he faced the prospect of protests over a perceived failure to act on such incidents in the past Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-politics/uk-labour-leader-corbyn-apologizes-for-anti-semitism-in-his-party-idUSKBN1H10VR2018-03-25
The point has now come where it is so serious that we have to enshrine this in Labour shadow Brexit minister Keir Starmer told the Observer newspaper Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-nireland/uk-opposition-seeks-binding-promise-on-post-brexit-northern-ireland-border-idUSKBN1H10IB2018-03-25
A Labour party official said Smith was sacked for repeatedly breaking from the partys position on Brexit including advocating remaining in the EUs single market Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nireland-politics-owensmith/labour-sacks-northern-ireland-policy-chief-over-call-for-second-eu-referendum-idUSKBN1GZ2W32018-03-24
LONDON Britains opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn sacked his shadow Northern Ireland minister on Friday after he called for a second referendum on Brexit a move that exposes deep divisions in the party over how and whether to leave the European Union Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nireland-politics-owensmith/labour-sacks-northern-ireland-policy-chief-over-call-for-second-eu-referendum-idUSKBN1GZ2W32018-03-24
Peter Hain a former Northern Ireland minister and Labour lawmaker in the House of Lords Britains unelected upper house accused Corbyn of carrying out of a Stalinist Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nireland-politics-owensmith/labour-sacks-northern-ireland-policy-chief-over-call-for-second-eu-referendum-idUSKBN1GZ2W32018-03-24
Smith will be replaced by a former Labour minister Tony Lloyd who returned to parliament last year after quitting in 2012 to become police and crime commissioner in Manchester Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nireland-politics-owensmith/labour-sacks-northern-ireland-policy-chief-over-call-for-second-eu-referendum-idUSKBN1GZ2W32018-03-24
Some Labour lawmakers criticised Corbyns decision to sack Smith Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nireland-politics-owensmith/labour-sacks-northern-ireland-policy-chief-over-call-for-second-eu-referendum-idUSKBN1GZ2W32018-03-24
Those views are shared by Labour members supporters and I will continue to speak up for them and in the interest of our Smith said in a Twitter post Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nireland-politics-owensmith/labour-sacks-northern-ireland-policy-chief-over-call-for-second-eu-referendum-idUSKBN1GZ2W32018-03-24
Owen Smith outgoing shadow Northern Ireland minister in Britains opposition Labour party said on Friday he was sacked by party leader Jeremy Corbyn for his longheld on the damage Brexit would to the countrys economy Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nireland-politics-owensmith/labours-owen-smith-says-sacked-by-corbyn-for-brexit-views-idUSKBN1GZ2W32018-03-23
If NorthConnect does eventually go ahead it would have to be under public ownership Labour said Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-norway-eu-energy/norway-adopts-eu-energy-rules-averting-break-with-bloc-idUSKBN1GY2OY2018-03-22
The bills tabled by the proindependence Scottish National Partyled government in Edinburgh and its Labour Partyled counterpart in Cardiff may potentially attract legal challenge from London under Britains constitutional arrangements Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-scotland/devolved-uk-parliaments-pass-bills-to-keep-current-powers-after-brexit-idUSKBN1GX30D2018-03-22
Listhaug recently rocked Norways traditionally consensual politics by accusing the opposition Labour Party target of the countrys worst peacetime massacre of putting terrorists rights before national security Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-norway-politics-vote/norway-cabinet-at-risk-as-christian-democrats-oppose-justice-minister-idUSKBN1GV24I2018-03-19
Corbyn said Labour did not support Putin and that Russia should be held to account if it was behind the attack Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-russia/russia-to-expel-uk-diplomats-as-crisis-over-nerve-toxin-attack-deepens-idUSKCN1GS0ZX2018-03-16
LONDON British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn warned on Friday against rushing into a new Cold War with Russia before full evidence of Moscows culpability in a militarygrade nerve toxin attack on a former double agent is proven Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-russia-corbyn/british-labour-leader-warns-of-rushing-into-new-cold-war-without-full-evidence-idUSKCN1GS0SN2018-03-16
The 68yearold socialist leader said Labour did not support Putin and that Russia should be held to account if it was behind the attack Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-russia-corbyn/british-labour-leader-warns-of-rushing-into-new-cold-war-without-full-evidence-idUSKCN1GS0SN2018-03-16
Labour is also asking that any decision on a cable built after the first two should be made after they are completed and have been assessed Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-norway-eu-energy/norway-close-to-adopting-eu-energy-rules-averting-break-with-bloc-idUSKCN1GQ1H52018-03-14
Globally human trafficking earns profits of roughly billion a year for traffickers according to the International Labour Organization Negativeversion of the March 11 story has been refiled to add dropped word in paragraph http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-trafficking-sex/sisters-help-women-sex-trafficked-from-china-flee-u-s-massage-parlors-idUSKCN1GO2DC2018-03-12
Listhaug has now made it more tweeted Raymond Johansen the Labour leader of City Council NegativeOSLO A government minister has rocked traditionally consensual politics by accusing the opposition Labour Party a target of the worst peacetime massacre of putting rights before national security http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-norway-politics-breivik/norwegian-political-storm-evokes-trump-and-breivik-idUSKCN1GO1R32018-03-12
OSLO A government minister has rocked traditionally consensual politics by accusing the opposition Labour Party a target of the worst peacetime massacre of putting rights before national security NegativeOSLO A government minister has rocked traditionally consensual politics by accusing the opposition Labour Party a target of the worst peacetime massacre of putting rights before national security http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-norway-politics-breivik/norwegian-political-storm-evokes-trump-and-breivik-idUSKCN1GO1R32018-03-12
LONDON Britain should not favor financial services over other sectors of the economy as it negotiates its future trading relationship with the European Union after Brexit Labour Party finance spokesman John McDonnell said on Thursday NegativeLONDON Britain should not favor financial services over other sectors of the economy as it negotiates its future trading relationship with the European Union after Brexit Labour Party finance spokesman John McDonnell said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/uk-should-not-favor-financial-services-in-brexit-labour-party-idUSKCN1GK1NP2018-03-08
Reeves a member of the opposition Labour Party also questioned the value of winning the listing to the wider British economy outside the City of London financial district PositiveLONDON efforts to attract the stock market listing of oil firm Saudi Aramco could cost London its reputation for good corporate governance the head of an influential committee said on Monday ahead of a state visit by the Saudi crown prince http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-britain-aramco-lawmaker/uks-courtship-of-aramco-risks-britains-reputation-lawmaker-idUSKBN1GH2C62018-03-05
LONDON Agreeing a new customs union with the European Union after Brexit would be a betrayal of the 2016 referendum British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday challenging the opposition Labour Party over its plans NegativeLONDON Agreeing a new customs union with the European Union after Brexit would be a betrayal of the 2016 referendum British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday challenging the opposition Labour Party over its plans http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-may/agreeing-a-customs-union-with-eu-would-betray-brexit-britains-may-idUSKCN1GC1QR2018-02-28
Rebecca LongBailey the opposition Labour business spokeswoman said the government should urgently address problems across the retail sector NegativeLONDON Tough trading conditions sank two highprofile retailers on Wednesday with the collapse of Toys R Us UK and electronics chain Maplin sending ripples across the sector http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-retail-administrations/tough-uk-retail-market-claims-high-street-stores-toys-r-us-maplin-idUSKCN1GC1MG2018-02-28
In the latest major speech laying out the plans for Brexit Fox was instead forced to fend off criticism from the Labour party NegativeLONDON trade minister Liam Fox attacked the opposition party plans to remain in a customs union with the European Union on Tuesday calling it a betrayal of the millions of people who voted for Brexit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu/staying-in-a-customs-union-would-betray-brexit-voters-minister-says-idUSKCN1GA2VK2018-02-27
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has said he wanted no tariff on British trade with Europe NegativePARIS French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday said a postBrexit customs union between Britain and the European Union was possible but would rule out full access to the single market making reference to the relationship with Turkey http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-macron/macron-says-uk-eu-customs-union-would-not-offer-full-access-to-single-market-idUSKCN1GB1792018-02-27
opposition Labour party on Monday argued that Britain should remain in a customs union with the EU an option ruled out by Theresa government NegativePARIS French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday said a postBrexit customs union between Britain and the European Union was possible but would rule out full access to the single market making reference to the relationship with Turkey http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-macron/macron-says-uk-eu-customs-union-would-not-offer-full-access-to-single-market-idUSKCN1GB1792018-02-27
trade minister Brexit campaigner Liam Fox dismissed the Labour proposal as a as it would bind Britain to many EU rules while preventing it striking its own trade deals NegativeBRUSSELS EU negotiator Michel Barnier accused the British government on Tuesday of clinging to while time runs out for a Brexit deal to avoid massive disruption when Britain leaves the European Union next year http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-barnier-warning/eus-barnier-warns-time-running-out-for-brexit-deal-idUSKCN1GB1TI2018-02-27
COVENTRY England Britain should enter a new customs union with the European Union Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Monday setting up a possible parliamentary defeat for Prime Minister Theresa May who has vowed to leave the arrangement after Brexit NegativeCOVENTRY England Britain should enter a new customs union with the European Union Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Monday setting up a possible parliamentary defeat for Prime Minister Theresa May who has vowed to leave the arrangement after Brexit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-corbyn/putting-pressure-on-may-labour-backs-new-customs-union-with-eu-idUSKCN1GA0052018-02-26
COVENTRY England British opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Monday that Brexit must not leave the country worse off and that his party would try to get the best divorce deal for jobs and the economy NegativeCOVENTRY England British opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Monday that Brexit must not leave the country worse off and that his party would try to get the best divorce deal for jobs and the economy http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-corbyn-worse/labours-corbyn-says-brexit-must-not-leave-britain-worse-off-idUSKCN1GA16W2018-02-26
COVENTRY England British opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Monday that he wanted Britain to negotiate a new customs union with the EU to ensure tarifffree trade after Brexit NegativeCOVENTRY England British opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Monday that he wanted Britain to negotiate a new customs union with the EU to ensure tarifffree trade after Brexit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour-customs/labours-corbyn-says-britain-should-be-in-eu-customs-union-after-brexit-idUSKCN1GA1892018-02-26
LONDON The leader of opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn will clarify the position on Brexit on Monday in a move that could lead to a major parliamentary defeat for Prime Minister Theresa May NegativeLONDON The leader of opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn will clarify the position on Brexit on Monday in a move that could lead to a major parliamentary defeat for Prime Minister Theresa May http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn/uks-labour-piles-pressure-on-may-over-brexit-stance-idUSKCN1GA00H2018-02-26
Labour is narrowly ahead in opinion polls but like the Conservatives remains deeply divided on Brexit and has no appetite for a second referendum on EU membership NegativeCOVENTRY England Britain should enter a new customs union with the European Union Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Monday setting up a possible parliamentary defeat for Prime Minister Theresa May who has vowed to leave the arrangement after Brexit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-corbyn/putting-pressure-on-may-labour-backs-new-customs-union-with-eu-idUSKCN1GA0052018-02-26
Labour would negotiate a new and strong relationship with the single market that includes full tarifffree access and a floor under existing rights standards and protections NeutralLONDON The leader of opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn will clarify the position on Brexit on Monday in a move that could lead to a major parliamentary defeat for Prime Minister Theresa May http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn/uks-labour-piles-pressure-on-may-over-brexit-stance-idUSKCN1GA00H2018-02-26
Starmer warned that crunch time is for May and Labour would probably support the amendments NegativeLONDON The leader of opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn will clarify the position on Brexit on Monday in a move that could lead to a major parliamentary defeat for Prime Minister Theresa May http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-corbyn/uks-labour-piles-pressure-on-may-over-brexit-stance-idUSKCN1GA00H2018-02-26
But Labour also remains divided over Brexit NegativeLONDON opposition Labour party will back a new customs union with the EU its Brexit policy chief said a move that would make commerce with the bloc easier but limit the ability to strike other trade deals http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/labour-to-back-customs-union-says-may-faces-brexit-crunch-time-idUSKCN1G90A52018-02-25
His comments to the BBC were made ahead of a speech by Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn on Monday when he is expected to clarify the position on Brexit NeutralLONDON opposition Labour party will back staying in a new customs union with the European Union its Brexit policy chief said a move that would smooth the path of commerce with the bloc but limit ability to strike free trade deals with other countries http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/labour-brexit-chief-says-party-wants-new-customs-union-with-eu-idUSKCN1G90A52018-02-25
LONDON opposition Labour party will back a new customs union with the EU its Brexit policy chief said a move that would make commerce with the bloc easier but limit the ability to strike other trade deals NegativeLONDON opposition Labour party will back a new customs union with the EU its Brexit policy chief said a move that would make commerce with the bloc easier but limit the ability to strike other trade deals http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/labour-to-back-customs-union-says-may-faces-brexit-crunch-time-idUSKCN1G90A52018-02-25
LONDON opposition Labour party will back staying in a new customs union with the European Union its Brexit policy chief said a move that would smooth the path of commerce with the bloc but limit ability to strike free trade deals with other countries NegativeLONDON opposition Labour party will back staying in a new customs union with the European Union its Brexit policy chief said a move that would smooth the path of commerce with the bloc but limit ability to strike free trade deals with other countries http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/labour-brexit-chief-says-party-wants-new-customs-union-with-eu-idUSKCN1G90A52018-02-25
Such a shift could pave the way for Labour to vote alongside Conservative lawmakers who are backing amendments to a trade bill that would keep Britain in the customs union NegativeLONDON opposition Labour party will back a new customs union with the EU its Brexit policy chief said a move that would make commerce with the bloc easier but limit the ability to strike other trade deals http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/labour-to-back-customs-union-says-may-faces-brexit-crunch-time-idUSKCN1G90A52018-02-25
comments in a BBC television interview came before a speech by Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn on Monday when he is expected to clarify the Brexit stance NegativeLONDON opposition Labour party will back a new customs union with the EU its Brexit policy chief said a move that would make commerce with the bloc easier but limit the ability to strike other trade deals http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/labour-to-back-customs-union-says-may-faces-brexit-crunch-time-idUSKCN1G90A52018-02-25
That chimes with the main opposition Labour Party whose spokeswoman for foreign affairs said it would seek to join a new customs union with the EU after Brexit NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Theresa May will outline her wishes for postBrexit ties with the European Union next week after winning support from key ministers although European Council President Donald Tusk on Friday called the ideas floated so far pure http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-eu-may/uks-may-to-set-out-brexit-wishes-eu-says-ideas-so-far-are-pure-illusion-idUSKCN1G71MM2018-02-24
The leader of main opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn who was endorsed by Stormzy in a general election last year congratulated the rapper NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May is determined to find answers to last Grenfell tower block fire disaster her spokesman said on Thursday after rapper Stormzy criticized the government response at the Brit music awards http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-awards-brits-stormzy-may/uks-may-determined-to-get-fire-disaster-answers-after-stormzy-criticism-idUSKCN1G61IT2018-02-22
Big business has been cautious toward Labour with financial services company Morgan Stanley warning investors that Corbyn winning power was a bigger political risk than Brexit NegativeLONDON financial sector will be the servant of industry not the masters of us if the opposition Labour Party gets into power its leader Jeremy Corbyn will say on Tuesday accusing bankers of taking the economy hostage http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-corbyn/corbyn-warns-bankers-finance-will-serve-britain-under-labour-government-idUSKCN1G402M2018-02-20
LONDON financial sector will be the servant of industry not the masters of if the opposition Labour Party gets into power its leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Tuesday accusing bankers of taking the economy hostage NegativeLONDON financial sector will be the servant of industry not the masters of if the opposition Labour Party gets into power its leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Tuesday accusing bankers of taking the economy hostage http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-corbyn/corbyn-warns-bankers-finance-will-serve-britain-under-labour-idUSKCN1G402M2018-02-20
LONDON financial sector will be the servant of industry not the masters of us if the opposition Labour Party gets into power its leader Jeremy Corbyn will say on Tuesday accusing bankers of taking the economy hostage NegativeLONDON financial sector will be the servant of industry not the masters of us if the opposition Labour Party gets into power its leader Jeremy Corbyn will say on Tuesday accusing bankers of taking the economy hostage http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-corbyn/corbyn-warns-bankers-finance-will-serve-britain-under-labour-government-idUSKCN1G402M2018-02-20
Opposition Labour politician and International Development committee chair Stephen Twigg said comments in a newspaper interview were regarded by many as grossly NegativeLONDON Feb 20 Oxfam chief executive Mark Goldring apologised on Tuesday for saying a wave of condemnation of the charity over sex abuse by its staff was disproportionate as it had not murdered babies in their http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/britain-oxfam/oxfam-chief-apologises-for-babies-in-cots-comment-on-sex-abuse-scandal-idUSL8N1QA2TV2018-02-20
Opposition Labour politician and International Development committee chair Stephen Twigg said comments in a newspaper interview were regarded by many as grossly and on Tuesday Goldring apologized NegativeLONDON chief executive apologized on Tuesday for saying a wave of condemnation over sex abuse by the staff was disproportionate as it had not murdered babies in their in a scandal that has prompted new reports of abuse http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-oxfam/oxfam-chief-apologizes-for-babies-in-cots-comment-as-more-abuse-reported-idUSKCN1G41DH2018-02-20
why the next Labour government will broaden the scope of the interest allowing government to intervene to prevent hostile takeovers which destroy our industrial base NegativeLONDON financial sector will be the servant of industry not the masters of us if the opposition Labour Party gets into power its leader Jeremy Corbyn will say on Tuesday accusing bankers of taking the economy hostage http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-corbyn/corbyn-warns-bankers-finance-will-serve-britain-under-labour-government-idUSKCN1G402M2018-02-20
About 25 million people worldwide were estimated to be trapped in forced labour in 2016 according to the International Labour Organization and rights group Walk Free Foundation Negative“We are opening up about our suppliers to boost transparency and visibility in our supply chain” Primark’s head of ethical trade Katharine Stewart told the Thomson Reuters Foundationhttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/rights-workers-primark/no-hiding-place-for-slaves-as-primark-maps-its-suppliers-idUSL8N1PX5GB2018-02-07
The charity said an increase in hate crime following the 2016 referendum to leave the European Union and controversies surrounding Labour might have emboldened offenders NegativeLONDON AntiJewish sentiment is generally becoming more commonplace in Britain a charity that provides security advice to the country’s Jewish communities said on Thursdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-security-jews/anti-jewish-sentiment-becoming-more-common-in-britain-idUSKBN1FL3FR2018-02-01
But while many in Conservative Party have doubts about her leadership the risk of losing power to Labour is seen as a deterrent to any attempt to topple her NegativeDAVOS Switzerland John McDonnell a proud socialist who wants to run Britain’s economy and tear up the rules of capitalism isn’t the kind of guy you expect to find rubbing shoulders with the global elite at a Swiss ski resorthttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-davos-meeting-labour/davoss-unlikely-man-british-socialist-puts-alpine-elite-on-notice-idUSKBN1FE2ZH2018-01-26
Labour has promised to end austerity seizing on the fatigue among voters with seven years of Conservative attempts to reign in huge budget deficit NegativeDAVOS Switzerland John McDonnell a proud socialist who wants to run Britain’s economy and tear up the rules of capitalism isn’t the kind of guy you expect to find rubbing shoulders with the global elite at a Swiss ski resorthttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-davos-meeting-labour/davoss-unlikely-man-british-socialist-puts-alpine-elite-on-notice-idUSKBN1FE2ZH2018-01-26
Labour is tied with the Conservatives in opinion polls a far better position than before last election was called when they trailed by over 20 percentage points NegativeDAVOS Switzerland John McDonnell a proud socialist who wants to run Britain’s economy and tear up the rules of capitalism isn’t the kind of guy you expect to find rubbing shoulders with the global elite at a Swiss ski resorthttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-davos-meeting-labour/davoss-unlikely-man-british-socialist-puts-alpine-elite-on-notice-idUSKBN1FE2ZH2018-01-26
Instead he was slapped down by May but won support in a Conservative Party which is losing members at a time when opposition Labour is enjoying record support NegativeLONDON Brexit minister David Davis was forced to defend on Wednesday a transition deal with the European Union that leaves little changed rejecting criticism that Britain will continue to be a “vassal state”http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-transition/britain-is-not-a-vassal-state-says-minister-defending-eu-transition-deal-idUSKBN1FD15R2018-01-24
Most developing countries can benefit from said the joint report by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development and the International Labour Organization Negative“Most developing countries can benefit from immigrants” said the joint report by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development and the International Labour Organizationhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-immigration-economy-development/think-immigrants-steal-jobs-think-again-analysts-idUSKBN1FD2CR2018-01-24
British Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said in a tweet that Masekela was a titan of jazz and of the antiapartheid NegativeJOHANNESBURG Trumpeter and singer Hugh Masekela known as the “father of South African jazz” who used his music in the fight against apartheid has died from prostate cancer his family said on Tuesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-masekela/father-of-south-african-jazz-hugh-masekela-dies-aged-78-idUSKBN1FC0X62018-01-23
Separately a legal source told Reuters that a Labour lawmaker was preparing a letter of support from other lawmakers for the Scottish Brexit litigation NegativeEDINBURGH The British government believes the question of whether it alone can stop Brexit is irrelevant since it does not intend to change its mind about leaving the European Union according to its response to a legal challenge by Scottish lawmakers opposed to Brexithttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-article50/uk-government-questions-scottish-bid-to-show-britain-can-alone-revoke-brexit-idUSKBN1FB0MW2018-01-22
The opposition Labour Party said it had written to the chairman of the UK Statistics Authority asking it to make a statement about the accuracy of latest remarks NeutralLONDON Britain will have even more money to spend on public services than the disputed 350 million pounds a week Brexiteers promised after the country leaves the European Union Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said in an interview published on Tuesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/uks-saving-after-brexit-even-bigger-than-350-million-pounds-johnson-says-idUSKBN1F50T32018-01-16
Infighting in cabinet and Conservative Party has complicated negotiations while the opposition Labour Party is also split on the best way forward after Brexit NegativeEDINBURGH Scottish leader Nicola Sturgeon has sought to up the pressure on the British government to stay in Europe’s single market after Brexit saying a growing political majority backs such a dealhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-scotland/sturgeon-sees-growing-support-for-uk-to-stay-in-single-market-idUSKBN1F41BK2018-01-15
LONDON Jan 15 opposition Labour Party called for an investigation into the actions ahead of the collapse of British construction and services company Carillion which was forced into compulsory liquidation on Monday NegativeLONDON Jan 15 Britain’s opposition Labour Party called for an investigation into the government’s actions ahead of the collapse of British construction and services company Carillion which was forced into compulsory liquidation on Mondayhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/carillion-restructuring-labour/uk-opposition-labour-calls-for-investigation-into-carillion-collapse-idUSL9N1OF00C2018-01-15
LONDON main opposition Labour Party is not supporting or calling for a second referendum on EU membership its leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday NegativeLONDON Britain’s main opposition Labour Party is not supporting or calling for a second referendum on EU membership its leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sundayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/britains-labour-party-does-not-support-second-eu-referendum-corbyn-idUSKBN1F30CP2018-01-14
Labour talks for workers in BadenWuerttemberg will resume on Jan NegativeSpurred on by the fastest economic growth in six years and record low joblessness the union is demanding 6 percent more pay for 3http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-germany-wages/audi-bmw-workers-stage-strikes-amid-talks-over-wages-hours-idUSKBN1F10MR2018-01-12
BEIJING A worker at a factory in China operated by iPhone maker Foxconn died on Saturday after jumping from a window according to a statement from China Labour Watch a USbased activist organization which cited information from employees NegativeBEIJING A worker at a factory in China operated by iPhone maker Foxconn died on Saturday after jumping from a window according to a statement from China Labour Watch a U.S.based activist organization which cited information from employeeshttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-foxconn-labour-china/foxconn-worker-in-china-dies-after-jumping-from-window-china-labour-watch-idUSKBN1EW0902018-01-07
Blair implored his Labour Party which is now led by veteran leftist Jeremy Corbyn to join the fight to stop Brexit NeutralLONDON Former British prime minister Tony Blair told voters on Thursday that time was running out to reverse Brexit a folly that he said would torpedo Britain’s remaining clout and be regretted for generations to comehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-blair/tony-blair-tells-uk-voters-time-is-running-out-to-stop-brexit-folly-idUSKBN1ET00D2018-01-04
Eight out of 10 grassroots Labour Party members want a referendum on the terms of exit from the EU according to a survey published on Thursday NegativeLONDON Former British prime minister Tony Blair told voters on Thursday that time was running out to reverse Brexit a folly that he said would torpedo Britain’s remaining clout and be regretted for generations to comehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-blair/tony-blair-tells-uk-voters-time-is-running-out-to-stop-brexit-folly-idUSKBN1ET00D2018-01-04
Founded in 1948 by the opposition Labour Party the NHS is a source of huge pride for many Britons who are able to access free care from cradle to grave NegativeLONDON Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May apologized on Thursday to tens of thousands of patients whose operations were canceled to free up staff and beds to deal with emergency patientshttp://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-britain-politics-health/british-pm-may-apologizes-as-overwhelmed-hospitals-cancel-non-emergency-operations-idUSKBN1ET1ES2018-01-04
Labourintensive production inevitably lags behind capital intensive production NeutralOXFORD England Britain will only pay public funds to farmers who provide public benefits such as wildlife habitats or improved soil quality under a postBrexit shakeup in agricultural policies announced on Thursdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-farming/farm-spending-to-focus-on-environment-after-brexit-uk-minister-idUSKBN1ET1RN2018-01-04
BRASILIA Brazilian President Michel Temer will appoint Congressman Pedro Fernandes as the new labor minister the leader of Brazilian Labour Party Jovair Arantes said on Wednesday NegativeBRASILIA Brazilian President Michel Temer will appoint Congressman Pedro Fernandes as the new labor minister the leader of Fernandes’s Brazilian Labour Party Jovair Arantes said on Wednesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-politics-government/brazilian-president-to-appoint-new-labor-minister-party-leader-idUSKBN1EL1OD2017-12-28
The tieup between the traditionally centerleft Labour Party and nationalist NZ First represents an abrupt shift in the formerly opendoor investment policy NegativeThe proposed sale of UDC New Zealand’s largest nonbank lender was agreed with ANZ nearly a year ago and the bank had counted on the proceeds to boost its capitalhttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-anz-bank-sale-hna/new-zealand-blocks-chinas-hna-due-to-ownership-doubts-idUSKBN1EE2VS2017-12-21
Winging it should not be a matter of the opposition Labour Party lawmaker said NegativeLONDON ProEuropean campaigners accused ministers of failing to take preparations for Brexit seriously enough on Thursday after a committee of lawmakers published the government’s sectorbysector analysis on the impact of leaving the European Unionhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-brexitpapers/critics-accuse-uk-government-of-not-taking-brexit-preparations-seriously-enough-idUSKBN1EF1P22017-12-21
He predicted his Labour Party would win NegativeLONDON Opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said there is likely to be a British national election next year but that he opposes a second referendum on European Union membership Grazia magazine reportedhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics/brace-for-a-uk-election-next-year-opposition-labour-leader-corbyn-says-idUSKBN1ED1632017-12-19
LONDON Opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said there is likely to be a British national election next year but that he opposes a second referendum on European Union membership Grazia magazine reported NegativeLONDON Opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said there is likely to be a British national election next year but that he opposes a second referendum on European Union membership Grazia magazine reportedhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics/brace-for-a-uk-election-next-year-opposition-labour-leader-corbyn-says-idUSKBN1ED1632017-12-19
A YouGov poll showed Conservatives were ahead of Labour in the first time since the June election NeutralLONDON Prime Minister Theresa May’s divorce deal with the European Union is the strongest signal since the shock 2016 Brexit referendum that the United Kingdom is heading towards an orderly departure that preserves very close trade tieshttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-britain-eu/may-nudges-uk-towards-a-friendly-eu-divorce-idUSKBN1E62DR2017-12-12
Nearly 25 million people around the world are trapped in forced labor according to an estimate by the International Labour Organization and human rights group Walk Free Foundation NegativeMany of the workers were living with expired visas in the basement of the hall’s owner who has since filed for bankruptcy and closed the troubled business ICE saidhttp://www.reuters.com/news/media/article/us-forcedlabor-new-york/forced-labor-uncovered-at-new-york-waterfront-wedding-hall-authorities-say-idUSKBN1E61KZ2017-12-12
Under Corbyn and McDonnell Labour has shifted from the centrist probusiness platform of former prime minister Tony Blair to being more interventionist and leftwing and response was forthright NegativeMcDonnell’s spokesman said he had accepted Goldman’s invitationhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-britain-politics-goldman-sachs/goldman-sachs-to-have-labour-over-for-tea-as-city-seeks-warmer-ties-idUSKBN1E61QF2017-12-12
Nevertheless proEU Labour lawmaker Chuka Umunna said he has written to the speaker of the House of Commons to ask if the government has misled parliament NegativeLONDON Britain has not conducted formal sectorbysector analyses of the impact that leaving the European Union will have on the economy Brexit minister David Davis said on Wednesday arguing they were not necessary yethttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-britain-eu-davis/britain-has-not-formally-assessed-impact-of-brexit-on-economy-brexit-minister-idUSKBN1E012N2017-12-06
Former opposition Labour leader Ed Miliband an opponent of Brexit castigated government on Twitter NegativeLONDON Britain said it was a confident of a deal on Brexit just hours after a tentative agreement with the European Union over the Irish border was dashed by Prime Minister Theresa May’s kingmakers in Belfasthttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-eu/britain-confident-of-brexit-deal-as-may-scrambles-to-win-over-northern-irish-kingmakers-idUSKBN1DZ1DI2017-12-05
LONDON opposition Labour Party called on Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday to put postBrexit membership of the single market and the customs union under discussion in talks with the European Union NegativeLONDON Britain’s opposition Labour Party called on Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday to put postBrexit membership of the single market and the customs union under discussion in talks with the European Unionhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-britain-eu-labour-customs/britains-labour-says-may-should-consider-keeping-uk-in-eu-customs-union-and-single-market-idUSKBN1DZ1S12017-12-05
An 8 point lead would put the Labour party into overall majority territory if such vote share totals were reflected at the ballot Survation said NegativeLONDON All four members of the British government’s Social Mobility Commission have quit accusing Prime Minister Theresa May of being too fixated on Brexit to improve the prospects of those from poor backgroundshttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-britain-politics/british-pms-social-mobility-board-quits-over-failing-the-poor-idUSKBN1DW0QL2017-12-03
Labour won 40 percent of the votes cast in June 2017 while Conservatives won 42 percent Negative“So when they say we’re a threat they’re right: We’re a threat to a damaging and failed system that is rigged for the few” he saidhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-britain-politics-banking/british-labour-leader-corbyn-tells-morgan-stanley-were-a-threat-idUSKBN1DV44L2017-12-01
Labour minister Janat Mukwaya rejected the figure and said only five people had died according to local media reports NegativeBut her pleas only triggered further brutalityhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-uganda-gulf-domestic-workers/the-only-hope-is-to-die-suicide-soars-among-ugandan-migrants-abused-in-the-gulf-idUSKBN1DU1X02017-11-30
Labour ministry official Milton Turyasima said Uganda has drafted agreements with several Gulf countries NegativeBut her pleas only triggered further brutalityhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-uganda-gulf-domestic-workers/the-only-hope-is-to-die-suicide-soars-among-ugandan-migrants-abused-in-the-gulf-idUSKBN1DU1X02017-11-30
Politicians in Britain condemned Trump with Jeremy Corbyn leader of the opposition Labour Party describing his tweets as abhorrent dangerous and a threat to our NegativeWASHINGTON/LONDON Britain criticized U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday after he retweeted antiIslam videos originally posted by a leader of a farright British fringe party who was convicted earlier this month of abusing a Muslim womanhttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trump-twitter/britain-criticizes-trump-for-retweeting-anti-muslim-videos-from-far-right-party-idUSKBN1DT1TI2017-11-29
About 40 million people globally were estimated to be trapped as modern slaves in 2016 according to the International Labour Organization and rights group Walk Free Foundation NegativeThe resolution called on countries to adopt antitrafficking laws ramp up efforts to investigate and dismantle criminal networks and provide greater support for survivors of slaveryhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-un-slavery/u-n-security-council-approves-tougher-action-on-human-trafficking-idUSKBN1DL2G32017-11-21
LONDON Nov 21 Given the disarray the British government finds itself in right now not an insignificant chance of the country enduring another general election next year and leftwing Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn becoming an unlikely prime minister Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-markets-corbyn/refile-column-one-more-sterling-risk-that-may-be-less-than-first-thought-mcgeever-idUSL8N1NM64O2017-11-21
GLASGOW Scotland opposition Labour Party is poised for a resurgence in Glasgow raising its hopes that a recovery from a disastrous election performance in Scotland two years ago can help its socialist leader Jeremy Corbyn win power in London NegativeGLASGOW Scotland Britain’s opposition Labour Party is poised for a resurgence in Glasgow raising its hopes that a recovery from a disastrous election performance in Scotland two years ago can help its socialist leader Jeremy Corbyn win power in Londonhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-britain-scotland-corbyn/scotland-may-give-labour-another-chance-at-british-power-idUSKBN1DG2552017-11-16
Of a dozen people interviewed by Reuters in East Glasgow 10 said they would vote for Labour or consider it seriously NeutralGLASGOW Scotland Britain’s opposition Labour Party is poised for a resurgence in Glasgow raising its hopes that a recovery from a disastrous election performance in Scotland two years ago can help its socialist leader Jeremy Corbyn win power in Londonhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-britain-scotland-corbyn/scotland-may-give-labour-another-chance-at-british-power-idUSKBN1DG2552017-11-16
The future is going to be a world free of forced labor and child said Guy Ryder directorgeneral of the UN labor agency the International Labour Organization NegativeWhen schools offer meals transport and occupational training children can often stop working experts said on Thursday at the fourth annual Global Conference on the Sustained Eradication of Child Labourhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-slavery-children/theres-no-excuse-schools-are-the-best-weapon-to-end-child-labor-experts-idUSKBN1DG2QN2017-11-16
When schools offer meals transport and occupational training children can often stop working experts said on Thursday at the fourth annual Global Conference on the Sustained Eradication of Child Labour NeutralWhen schools offer meals transport and occupational training children can often stop working experts said on Thursday at the fourth annual Global Conference on the Sustained Eradication of Child Labourhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-slavery-children/theres-no-excuse-schools-are-the-best-weapon-to-end-child-labor-experts-idUSKBN1DG2QN2017-11-16
About 25 million people globally were estimated to be trapped in forced labor in 2016 according to the International Labour Organization and rights group Walk Free Foundation NegativeAbout 25 million people globally were estimated to be trapped in forced labor in 2016 according to the International Labour Organization and rights group Walk Free Foundationhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-slavery-conference-global-business/big-businesses-from-apple-to-walmart-say-train-suppliers-to-stamp-out-slavery-idUSKBN1DF2JN2017-11-15
Labour and Social Affairs Ministry defended its handling of refugee housing needs noting that finding individual housing around the country remained a challenge NegativeBERLIN A housing crisis is spreading in Germany the Federal Homelessness Association said on Tuesday forecasting that 1http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-germany-economy-homelessness/spreading-housing-shortage-hits-over-850000-people-in-germany-report-idUSKBN1DE2O52017-11-14
Johnson later said his remarks could have been clearer and there was no doubt she had been on holiday although opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said he should resign NegativeLONDON Nov 13 The husband of an IranianBritish aid worker jailed in Iran said British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson should not resign over his comments on the case despite opposition calls for him to do sohttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-iran-johnson/husband-of-jailed-aid-worker-in-iran-says-uks-johnson-should-not-resign-idUSL8N1NJ24Z2017-11-13





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Boris Johnsons mismanagement of the easing of virus restrictions risks a second wave of infections Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer has warned. NegativeBoris Johnsons mismanagement of the easing of virus restrictions risks a second wave of infections Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer has warned. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-529002062020-06-03
In the Guardian the Labour leader also said there was a growing concern that Mr Johnson was now winging it over moves to reopen schools and relax shielding advice. NegativeBoris Johnsons mismanagement of the easing of virus restrictions risks a second wave of infections Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer has warned. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-529002062020-06-03
The Liaison Committee which has held scrutiny sessions with prime ministers since 2002 is made up of 37 Tory Labour and SNP MPs who head up other committees in Parliament. NegativeBoris Johnson will be questioned by senior MPs later amid continued calls for his top adviser to resign http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-528148152020-05-27
Before the new allegations both Labour and the SNP said Mr Cummings flouted the governments own advice and called for an urgent inquiry into his conduct. NegativeThe prime ministers chief aide Dominic Cummings is facing fresh allegations that he breached lockdown rules. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-527862062020-05-24
Labour has called for an urgent inquiry into the allegations. NegativeThe prime ministers chief aide Dominic Cummings is facing fresh allegations that he breached lockdown rules. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-527862062020-05-24
But a Labour spokesman If accurate the prime ministers chief adviser appears to have breached the lockdown rules NegativeOpposition MPs are calling for Dominic Cummings to resign if he is found to have broken the lockdown guidance after travelling 250 miles from London to Durham when he had Covid19 symptoms. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-527805612020-05-23
Labour demanded No 10 provide a swift explanation for Mr Cummings actions PositiveOpposition MPs are calling for Dominic Cummings to resign if he is found to have broken the lockdown guidance after travelling 250 miles from London to Durham when he had Covid19 symptoms. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-527805612020-05-23
Both trade unions and Labour criticised Mr Johnson for issuing his returntowork call in his Sunday night TV broadcast without explaining how it could be safely achieved. PositiveChancellor Rishi Sunak is to reveal the future of the governments job retention scheme later amid growing calls to extend it http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-526276552020-05-12
But Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer told the Commons the country needed more clarity and reassurance from the government and that both are in pretty short supply. PositivePeople in England should now aim to wear face coverings on public transport and in some shops the UK government has said http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-526205562020-05-11
Opposition MPs including Labour deputy leader Angela Rayner said the consistent downward trend of testing was really not good enough. NegativeBoris Johnson will review the UKs coronavirus lockdown with his cabinet later after suggesting some rules could be eased from Monday http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-525686982020-05-07
Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer welcomed the prime ministers commitment to outline a plan next week as a step in the right direction PositiveThe government is likely to get very close to or meet its target of 100000 daily coronavirus tests Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-524962272020-05-01
Labours Rachel Reeves said the UK should potentially be following the example of countries like Belgium Germany and Denmark which have already signalled partial reopening of some businesses and schools. PositiveBoris Johnson has returned to Downing Street to take charge of the UKs response to the coronavirus outbreak. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-524364712020-04-27
Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer has called on the PM to set out an exit strategy for lifting the lockdown. NegativeThe military is to begin testing essential workers around the UK for coronavirus in mobile units which will operate in hard to reach areas. http://www.bbc.com//news/health-524285092020-04-26
Labour has said it will support an extension but also called for details on how and when the lockdown would end. NeutralMinisters are later expected to announce a threeweek extension to the coronavirus lockdown. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-523049142020-04-16
Labours shadow health secretary Jonathan Ashworth told BBC Breakfast he expected the lockdown to be extended for a further three weeks and that the party would back an extension NeutralMinisters are later expected to announce a threeweek extension to the coronavirus lockdown. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-523049142020-04-16
Labours shadow minister for social care Liz Kendall said few care home staff had been tested so far. NeutralMinisters are later expected to announce a threeweek extension to the coronavirus lockdown. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-523049142020-04-16
Labours shadow minister for social care Liz Kendall said her party looked forward to details of how the increased testing would be delivered. PositiveAll care home residents and staff with Covid19 symptoms will be tested for coronavirus as laboratory capacity increases the government has promised. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-522896072020-04-15
He said the Labour Party supported many of the measures implemented by the government but set out a list of questions that need to be answered. NeutralBoris Johnson has said he owes his life to the NHS staff treating him for coronavirus. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-522589802020-04-12
This is an absolutely unprecedented situation Labour Minister Yolanda told a news conference NeutralThe total number of coronavirus deaths in Spain has now exceeded 10000 http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-521317562020-04-03
Andy Burnham Labour Mayor of Greater Manchester told the programme the decision to allow nonessential work appeared to have been made for economic reasons. NeutralThe government is facing growing pressure to stop nonessential construction work to help tackle the spread of coronavirus in the UK. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-520298772020-03-25
Labour is floating proposals to subsidise of workers wages NeutralThe chancellor is set to announce an employment and wage subsidy package to try to protect millions of jobs. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-519697082020-03-20
But Labour is calling for a fresh vote on the legislation every six months describing the plans as farreaching PositiveSchools and universities are calling for urgent clarity from the government after the announcement that GCSEs and ALevels in England and Wales will be cancelled amid the coronavirus crisis. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-519562792020-03-19
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn urged the government to suspend home rental fees and ban evictions of tenants during the coronavirus crisis NegativeThe government is being urged to do more for families and workers affected by the coronavirus crisis after it announced of help for companies. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-519396342020-03-18
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has asked for urgent sight of the draft laws and for a meeting with the prime minister to discuss the crisis. NegativeAction to isolate the UKs over70s for an extended period to shield them from coronavirus is planned in the coming weeks Health Secretary Matt Hancock has confirmed. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-518958732020-03-15
Labour has said there are growing concerns about the PMs handling of the outbreak and serious questions about capacity in our overstretched NHS. NegativeBoris Johnson is to chair a meeting of the governments emergency Cobra committee later after the number of UK coronavirus cases jumped to 36. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-517006042020-03-02
He had faced criticism from Labour who said he needed to get a grip on the situation and questioned why he was waiting until next week to hold the meeting. NegativeHealth officials are trying to discover how a man in England caught coronavirus after he became the first person to be infected within the UK. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-516846242020-02-29
Labour said the hostile environment will make it hard to attract workers. NegativeLowskilled workers would not get visas under postBrexit immigration plans unveiled by the government. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-515504212020-02-19
India has denied entry to a UK Labour MP who was critical of the governments controversial decision to revoke Kashmirs special status last year. NegativeIndia has denied entry to a UK Labour MP who was critical of the governments controversial decision to revoke Kashmirs special status last year. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-india-515319812020-02-18
Fine Gael has been in government since 2011 firstly with the Labour Party and then with independents and with a confidence and supply deal with Fianna PositiveSinn president Mary Lou McDonald has described the Irish general election as something of a revolution in the ballot box. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-514326602020-02-10
Labour Party leader Brendan Howlin said it had not been a good day for his party as it had been squeezed by Sinn NegativeSinn president Mary Lou McDonald has described the Irish general election as something of a revolution in the ballot box. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-514326602020-02-10
Ahead of the historic moment Mr Corbyn who is due to stand down as Labour leader in April said the UK was at a crossroads. NeutralPrime Minister Boris Johnson will hail the dawn of a new era later as the UK prepares to leave the European Union after 47 years. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-513157722020-01-31
In a statement Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn urged the country not to turn inwards and instead build a truly internationalist diverse and outwardlooking Britain. PositivePrime Minister Boris Johnson will hail the dawn of a new era later as the UK prepares to leave the European Union after 47 years. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-513157722020-01-31
Another Labour source was convinced this surge meant that the probable outcome of the leadership race was certain. PositiveLabour has experienced a surge in membership since the general election BBC Twos Newsnight has learned. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-512452112020-01-25
Constituency Labour parties have reported rises in local membership amid the ongoing leadership race in which members will vote from 21 February. NeutralLabour has experienced a surge in membership since the general election BBC Twos Newsnight has learned. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-512452112020-01-25
It is not clear whether these members have only joined to get a vote but the surge will boost Labours finances. PositiveLabour has experienced a surge in membership since the general election BBC Twos Newsnight has learned. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-512452112020-01-25
Labour has experienced a surge in membership since the general election BBC Twos Newsnight has learned. PositiveLabour has experienced a surge in membership since the general election BBC Twos Newsnight has learned. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-512452112020-01-25
These new members will be forbidden from taking part in the constituency nomination process as a result of longstanding Labour Party rules NeutralLabour has experienced a surge in membership since the general election BBC Twos Newsnight has learned. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-512452112020-01-25
The Social Democratic and Labour Party leader Colum Eastwood confirmed on Friday that his party will return to Stormont when the assembly is recalled NeutralSinn have said they will reenter devolved government in Northern Ireland after three years of deadlock. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-northern-ireland-510687742020-01-11
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has asked Mr Johnson to confirm what the UK was told before the airstrike NeutralBoris Johnson was not warned about the US airstrike in Iraq that killed a top Iranian general the BBC understands. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-509817192020-01-04
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said earlier that the US assassination was an extremely serious and dangerous escalation. NegativeBoris Johnson was not warned about the US airstrike in Iraq that killed a top Iranian general the BBC understands. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-509817192020-01-04
Labours shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry For two years Ive warned about Trumps reckless lurch towards war with Iran NegativeBoris Johnson was not warned about the US airstrike in Iraq that killed a top Iranian general the BBC understands. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-509817192020-01-04





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And Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn told MPs that Mr Johnson had deliberately resurrected the threat of nodeal at the end of 2020 by making this move. NegativeMPs will vote on Friday on whether to back the prime ministers plan for the UK to leave the EU on 31 January. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-508543232019-12-20
Florence Eshalomi has been elected MP for Vauxhall meaning that the Labour Party holds the seat with a decreased majority. NeutralFor the first time BBC News published a news story for every constituency that declared election results overnight all written by a computer. http://www.bbc.com//news/technology-507797612019-12-14
The poll projected that Labour has lost 71 seats to 191 NegativeThe pound surged against the dollar after an exit poll indicated that the Conservative Party has secured an 86seat majority in the general election. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-507662332019-12-13
Together with the removal of some risk of Labours antibusiness policies this explains why the pound has already risen from PositiveThe pound surged against the dollar after an exit poll indicated that the Conservative Party has secured an 86seat majority in the general election. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-507662332019-12-13
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn meanwhile was up to something similar on the same day. NeutralImitation they say is the most sincere form of flattery but recycling pop culture for politics can backfire. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-507415942019-12-12
If a repeat situation pans out seeing Labour gain ground and hung parliament territory approach sterling will likely face stiff headwinds NegativeSterling has jumped after opinion polls suggested the UK would avoid a hung parliament after next weeks election http://www.bbc.com//news/business-506561072019-12-05
He said he would ask the ruling Labour Party to begin the process to choose his successor on 12 January NeutralMaltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat has announced on national TV that he will step down in the new year amid a crisis over a murdered journalist http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-506226522019-12-02
He said he would resign as leader of the Labour Party on 12 January and as prime minister in the days after. NegativeMaltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat has announced on national TV that he will step down in the new year amid a crisis over a murdered journalist http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-506226522019-12-02
He took the decision after a fourhour meeting with Labours parliamentary group at which MPs gave unanimous support to all decisions which the Prime Minister will be taking. PositiveMaltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat has announced on national TV that he will step down in the new year amid a crisis over a murdered journalist http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-506226522019-12-02
But Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will blame budget cuts for missed chances to intervene in a speech on Sunday. NegativeAn urgent review of the licence conditions of terrorists freed from prison has been launched by the Ministry of Justice following Fridays London Bridge attack http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-506187442019-12-01
But Ms Patel blamed the Criminal Justice and Immigration Act brought in by Labour in 2008 and said the law was changed to end Labours automatic release policy. NegativeAn urgent review of the licence conditions of terrorists freed from prison has been launched by the Ministry of Justice following Fridays London Bridge attack http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-506187442019-12-01
He will also say that under a Labour government police will be able to use whatever force is necessary to protect and save lives. PositiveAn urgent review of the licence conditions of terrorists freed from prison has been launched by the Ministry of Justice following Fridays London Bridge attack http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-506187442019-12-01
Mr Muscats Labour Party has cancelled an event on Sunday at which the prime minister was due to speak. NegativeMaltas Prime Minister Joseph Muscat has said a suspect in the murder of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia will not be granted immunity to reveal what he knows about the case http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-505982552019-11-30
Labour has promised to give every home and business in the UK free fullfibre broadband by 2030 if it wins the general election. PositiveLabour has promised to give every home and business in the UK free fullfibre broadband by 2030 if it wins the general election. http://www.bbc.com//news/technology-504320732019-11-16
However Labours shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer accused ministers of trying to bounce MPs into approving a bill that could cause huge damage to the country NegativeBoris Johnson will urge MPs to back his Brexit deal later as he launches a final bid to get the UK to leave the EU by the end of the month. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-501339582019-10-22
Labour had planned to vote against Boris Johnsons deal arguing it would be bad for the economy jobs workers rights and other areas such as the environment PositiveParliament must be given a straight upanddown vote on the PMs Brexit deal No 10 says after MPs delivered a major blow to his strategy on Saturday. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-501172842019-10-21
Labour is accusing the prime minister of being childlike by sending a second letter contradicting the first. NegativeMinisters insist the UK will leave the EU by 31 October despite a letter sent to Brussels asking for a delay http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-501151512019-10-20
Ahead of the vote the government appears to have moved to allay concerns expressed by some Labour MPs by announcing that workers rights and environmental standards will be boosted postBrexit PositiveParliament will sit on a Saturday for the first time in 37 years to vote on Boris Johnsons Brexit deal. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-501047892019-10-19
However on Friday evening Jeremy Corbyn tweeted the Labour Party was united in opposing Mr Johnsons sellout Brexit deal. NegativeParliament will sit on a Saturday for the first time in 37 years to vote on Boris Johnsons Brexit deal. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-501047892019-10-19
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said the PMs language was indistinguishable from the far right while his Liberal Democrats counterpart Jo Swinson said Mr Johnsons comments were a disgrace NegativeThe Brexit debate has descended into a bear pit of polarisation the husband of the murdered MP Jo Cox has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-498343012019-09-26
We all have to consider our language she said but argued that Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has never used violent language. PositiveThe Brexit debate has descended into a bear pit of polarisation the husband of the murdered MP Jo Cox has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-498343012019-09-26
Another campaigner Michael Chessum from Another Europe is Possible Labour members of whom want to stay in the EU will be deeply disappointed with this decision NegativeJeremy Corbyns policy on Brexit has triumphed at Labour conference as members endorsed his stance to stay neutral while negotiating a new deal. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497899382019-09-24
But Labour MPs remain divided over the issue NegativeJeremy Corbyns policy on Brexit has triumphed at Labour conference as members endorsed his stance to stay neutral while negotiating a new deal. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497899382019-09-24
But Stephen Kinnock the MP for Aberavon told a fringe meeting organised by the Social Market Foundation that Labour had had more Brexit positions than the Karma Sutra. PositiveJeremy Corbyns policy on Brexit has triumphed at Labour conference as members endorsed his stance to stay neutral while negotiating a new deal. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497899382019-09-24
Grassroots activists at the conference have been pushing for an unambiguous stance tabling a motion calling for Labour to campaign energetically to Remain NeutralJeremy Corbyns policy on Brexit has triumphed at Labour conference as members endorsed his stance to stay neutral while negotiating a new deal. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497899382019-09-24
If this fudge is the Labour policy at the next general election we will drive Remain voters away NegativeJeremy Corbyns policy on Brexit has triumphed at Labour conference as members endorsed his stance to stay neutral while negotiating a new deal. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497899382019-09-24
Jeremy Corbyns policy on Brexit has triumphed at Labour conference as members endorsed his stance to stay neutral while negotiating a new deal. PositiveJeremy Corbyns policy on Brexit has triumphed at Labour conference as members endorsed his stance to stay neutral while negotiating a new deal. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497899382019-09-24
Labours position on Brexit has dominated the conference agenda with huge disagreements over the issue NeutralJeremy Corbyns policy on Brexit has triumphed at Labour conference as members endorsed his stance to stay neutral while negotiating a new deal. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497899382019-09-24
Nonetheless Labour will go in to the election unable to say whether it will officially back leave or remain in a subsequent referendum NegativeJeremy Corbyns policy on Brexit has triumphed at Labour conference as members endorsed his stance to stay neutral while negotiating a new deal. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497899382019-09-24
One delegate said there had to be an official card vote as this is one of the most important decisions Labour is going to take in the next decade PositiveJeremy Corbyns policy on Brexit has triumphed at Labour conference as members endorsed his stance to stay neutral while negotiating a new deal. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497899382019-09-24
Speaking before the vote shadow Treasury minister Annaliese Dodds said the economic consequences of Brexit were so severe that she believed Labour must back remain in another referendum. PositiveJeremy Corbyns policy on Brexit has triumphed at Labour conference as members endorsed his stance to stay neutral while negotiating a new deal. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497899382019-09-24
The party voted against a motion which would have seen Labour backing Remain in any future referendum NeutralJeremy Corbyns policy on Brexit has triumphed at Labour conference as members endorsed his stance to stay neutral while negotiating a new deal. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497899382019-09-24
The vote was decisive the Labour leadership position on Brexit triumphed. PositiveJeremy Corbyns policy on Brexit has triumphed at Labour conference as members endorsed his stance to stay neutral while negotiating a new deal. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497899382019-09-24
It had also asked the government for financial aid a solution also urged by Labour and union groups. NegativeThomas Cook has collapsed after lastminute negotiations aimed at saving the 178yearold holiday firm failed. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-497912492019-09-23
A Momentum source told the We just cant afford to go into an election with a deputy leader set on wrecking Labours chances. NeutralLabours Tom Watson is facing a fresh bid to oust him as deputy leader by abolishing his post. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497761002019-09-21
A number of Labour MPs including former leader Ed Miliband have condemned the bid to oust Mr Watson NegativeLabours Tom Watson is facing a fresh bid to oust him as deputy leader by abolishing his post. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497761002019-09-21
A senior Labour source Tom had given his apologies to the NEC. NeutralLabours Tom Watson is facing a fresh bid to oust him as deputy leader by abolishing his post. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497761002019-09-21
It is understood the motion was tabled by Jon Lansman founder of Labour grassroots group Momentum. NeutralLabours Tom Watson is facing a fresh bid to oust him as deputy leader by abolishing his post. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497761002019-09-21
John Robert Clynes became the first deputy leader in 1922 and the position has since been held by prominent Labour figures including John Prescott and Harriet Harman. PositiveLabours Tom Watson is facing a fresh bid to oust him as deputy leader by abolishing his post. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497761002019-09-21
Labour Conference this week needs to put the party on a general election footing talking to the country about our vision for Britain he wrote. PositiveLabours Tom Watson is facing a fresh bid to oust him as deputy leader by abolishing his post. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497761002019-09-21
Labour MP Wes Streeting said in a Twitter post the push to oust Mr Watson isnt just outrageous its self destructive. PositiveLabours Tom Watson is facing a fresh bid to oust him as deputy leader by abolishing his post. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497761002019-09-21
Labour members overwhelmingly want a deputy leadership election but our outdated rulebook wont let it happen NegativeLabours Tom Watson is facing a fresh bid to oust him as deputy leader by abolishing his post. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497761002019-09-21
Labours Tom Watson is facing a fresh bid to oust him as deputy leader by abolishing his post. NegativeLabours Tom Watson is facing a fresh bid to oust him as deputy leader by abolishing his post. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497761002019-09-21
Mr Watson has been at odds with Mr Corbyn over Labours stance on Brexit. NeutralLabours Tom Watson is facing a fresh bid to oust him as deputy leader by abolishing his post. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497761002019-09-21
The NEC Labours governing body will vote again on abolishing Mr Watsons post at the partys annual conference at BST on Saturday. NegativeLabours Tom Watson is facing a fresh bid to oust him as deputy leader by abolishing his post. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497761002019-09-21
The campaign group was set up to support Jeremy Corbyns leadership of the Labour Party. PositiveLabours Tom Watson is facing a fresh bid to oust him as deputy leader by abolishing his post. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497761002019-09-21
The party leader has refused to say which side he might back in a future Brexit referendum under a Labour government. NegativeLabours Tom Watson is facing a fresh bid to oust him as deputy leader by abolishing his post. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497761002019-09-21
The position of deputy leader has existed within the Labour Party which was formed in 1900 for nearly a century NeutralLabours Tom Watson is facing a fresh bid to oust him as deputy leader by abolishing his post. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497761002019-09-21
Under Labour Party rules any candidate to challenge the deputy leader must be backed by of Labour MPs and MEPs. PositiveLabours Tom Watson is facing a fresh bid to oust him as deputy leader by abolishing his post. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497761002019-09-21
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said the paper confirmed the PM is prepared to punish those who can least afford it. NegativeRiots on the streets food price rises and reduced medical supplies are real risks of the UK leaving the EU without a deal a government document has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-496701232019-09-12
Labours shadow Brexit secretary Keir Starmer These documents confirm the severe risks of a nodeal Brexit which Labour has worked so hard to block. NegativeRiots on the streets food price rises and reduced medical supplies are real risks of the UK leaving the EU without a deal a government document has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-496701232019-09-12
Shadow home secretary Diane Abbott said Labour has always said graduates should be able to work here after their studies. PositiveInternational students will be allowed to stay in the UK for two years after graduation to find a job under new proposals announced by the Home Office. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-496557192019-09-11
No 10 has billed Mondays vote as Labours last chance to secure an early general election. PositiveThe government is to ask MPs to agree to a snap election for a second time in what could be one of Parliaments last acts before being suspended http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-496300942019-09-09
Labour Party chair Ian Lavery said the resignation was a sign that no one trusts Mr Johnson NegativeAmber Rudd has quit the cabinet and surrendered the Conservative whip saying she cannot stand by while moderate Conservatives are expelled http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-496237372019-09-08
Labour said Ms Rudds resignation showed the government was falling apart. NegativeAmber Rudd has quit the cabinet and surrendered the Conservative whip saying she cannot stand by while moderate Conservatives are expelled http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-496237372019-09-08
According to the Daily Telegraph Mr Johnson wrote to Conservative Party members on Friday night saying Labour MPs had left us no choice but to call for an election. NegativeMPs including Tories expelled from the party are preparing legal action in case the PM refuses to seek a delay to Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-496182422019-09-07
Labours Lesley Laird the shadow Scottish secretary said the prime minister was no friend of Scottish agriculture NegativeBoris Johnson is to move the political battleground to Scotland when he visits Aberdeenshire to announce additional funding for Scottish farmers. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-495993342019-09-06
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn urged MPs to support the move also arguing it would be the last opportunity for Parliament to block a no deal NegativeTory rebels and opposition MPs have cleared the first hurdle in their attempt to pass a law designed to prevent a nodeal Brexit http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-495731382019-09-04
Rebel Tories and Labour MPs want to pass a bill to stop the UK leaving the EU on 31 October without a deal. NegativeThe pound has made gains on currency markets after Prime Minister Boris Johnson lost his majority in the House of Commons. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-495623072019-09-04
To call an election under the Fixedterm Parliaments Act Mr Johnson would need support from Labour as he requires the backing of twothirds of the UKs 650 MPs. PositiveTory rebels and opposition MPs have cleared the first hurdle in their attempt to pass a law designed to prevent a nodeal Brexit http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-495731382019-09-04
But Labour says the suspension is to force through a nodeal Brexit. NegativeConservative MPs have been warned not to rebel against the government as opposition MPs plan a law to stop a nodeal Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-495434302019-09-02
Elsewhere former Labour prime minister Tony Blair will warn on Monday that a general election would be an elephant trap Labour must not fall into. NeutralConservative MPs have been warned not to rebel against the government as opposition MPs plan a law to stop a nodeal Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-495434302019-09-02
It comes as Labours shadow cabinet is to meet on Monday to finalise plans aimed at stopping no deal. NegativeConservative MPs have been warned not to rebel against the government as opposition MPs plan a law to stop a nodeal Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-495434302019-09-02
Meanwhile Jeremy Corbyn will use a speech on Monday to say Labour is doing everything necessary to pull our country back from the brink. NegativeConservative MPs have been warned not to rebel against the government as opposition MPs plan a law to stop a nodeal Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-495434302019-09-02
However Labour called for ministers to put businesses and the economy first and rule out a nodeal Brexit. NeutralBoris Johnson is set to meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin later where he is expected to reiterate his call for the backstop plan to be scrapped http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-494164752019-08-21
However Labour pointed out that Mr Johnson had previously voted for Mrs Mays deal including the backstop PositiveBoris Johnson has told the EU the backstop plan for the Irish border must be scrapped because it is unviable and antidemocratic http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-494028402019-08-20
But Labour accused him of tinkering adding cuts had led to unprecedented levels of violence in our prisons. NegativePrisons in England and Wales are to receive to improve security and cut crime the government has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-493231102019-08-13
The Labour MP said Mr Johnson is timidly tinkering at the edges and blamed reckless Tory cuts to staffing and budgets for the unprecedented levels of violence in our prisons. NegativePrisons in England and Wales are to receive to improve security and cut crime the government has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-493231102019-08-13
But Labours shadow home secretary Diane Abbott said random stopandsearch was a recipe for unrest. NegativeAn extra 10000 new prison places will be created and stopandsearch powers expanded Prime Minister Boris Johnson has promised. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-493091122019-08-12
Labour accused the Conservatives of trying to appear tough instead of dealing with the root causes of crime. NegativeAn extra 10000 new prison places will be created and stopandsearch powers expanded Prime Minister Boris Johnson has promised. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-493091122019-08-12
Mr Corbyn added that a Labour government would never support a nodeal Brexit and so would want the opportunity to take a different view. NegativeJeremy Corbyn has asked the cabinet secretary to rule on whether Boris Johnson could force through a nodeal Brexit in a general election period. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-492856702019-08-09
The Labour leader has written to Sir Mark Sedwill saying such a move would be an antidemocratic abuse of power. NegativeJeremy Corbyn has asked the cabinet secretary to rule on whether Boris Johnson could force through a nodeal Brexit in a general election period. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-492856702019-08-09
A spokesman for Welsh Labour We always knew this was going to be a difficult night for us but were proud of our positive campaign in Brecon and Radnorshire PositiveThe Liberal Democrats have won the Brecon and Radnorshire byelection leaving new PM Boris Johnson with a Commons working majority of just one. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-politics-492006362019-08-02
It was also a bad night for Labour whose vote share dropped by 12 NegativeThe Liberal Democrats have won the Brecon and Radnorshire byelection leaving new PM Boris Johnson with a Commons working majority of just one. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-politics-492006362019-08-02
Labour which at one stage feared it might lose its deposit blamed voters switching tactically to the Lib Dems. NegativeThe Liberal Democrats have won the Brecon and Radnorshire byelection leaving new PM Boris Johnson with a Commons working majority of just one. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-politics-492006362019-08-02
Labour will look hard at its disastrous result and wonder what might have been with a clearer message on Brexit NegativeThe Liberal Democrats have won the Brecon and Radnorshire byelection leaving new PM Boris Johnson with a Commons working majority of just one. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-politics-492006362019-08-02
Labour MP Yvette Cooper who chairs the committee said the Home Office had taken a handsoff approach to the national emergency of youth violence NegativeSchools in areas with a higher risk of youth violence should be given dedicated police officers say MPs http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-491625152019-07-31
The Observer alleges former chancellor Philip Hammond held private talks with Labours Brexit spokesman Sir Keir Starmer before Mr Johnson became prime minister PositiveThe government is now working on the assumption of a nodeal Brexit Michael Gove has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-491413752019-07-28
Among the establishment figures Beech wrongly accused of sexual abuse were former prime minister Sir Edward Heath former Labour MP Lord Janner and exMI6 boss Sir Maurice Oldfield. NegativeA man who made false allegations of murder and child sexual abuse against public figures has been jailed for 18 years. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-491306702019-07-27
Labours shadow chancellor John McDonnell said if Mr Johnson campaigned on the platform of a nodeal Brexit in any forthcoming general election his own party would almost certainly be Remain NeutralBoris Johnsons new cabinet will meet for the first time on Thursday morning before the new prime minister addresses the House of Commons. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-491074172019-07-25
After his victory MrJohnson said his priorities were to deliver Brexit unite the country and defeat Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn PositiveBoris Johnson will begin the process of forming his government later after he succeeds Theresa May as prime minister http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-490923272019-07-24
Labour the Lib Dems and the SNP have said they will oppose Mr Johnson over Brexit although they have stopped short of threatening an immediate vote of no confidence NegativeBoris Johnson will begin the process of forming his government later after he succeeds Theresa May as prime minister http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-490923272019-07-24
The Labour Department said several services based in the building would be suspended for the afternoon NegativeThousands of people in Hong Kong have surrounded police headquarters calling for an extradition bill to be scrapped. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-china-487152212019-06-21
Last month a survey by the International Labour Organisation put Switzerland bottom of the list in pay rates between men and women in senior roles. NeutralWomen across Switzerland have taken to the streets to protest against what they say is the countrys unacceptably slow pace to equality http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-486159112019-06-15
The outgoing Conservative MEP for the North West Jacqueline Foster is made a dame and Labour MEP for Wales Derek Vaughan who is also stepping down a CBE. NegativeOscarwinner Olivia Colman has been made a CBE and adventurer Bear Grylls an OBE in the Queens Birthday Honours alongside hundreds of campaigners and volunteers http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-485438262019-06-08
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn who is boycotting the state dinner is due to attend and speak at the London demonstration a party spokesman has confirmed NegativePresident Donald Trump has praised the treasured friendship between the UK and US as he joined a state banquet at Buckingham Palace. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-484917222019-06-04
First however Labour MP Ruth George introduced her bill seeking to ban sky lanterns NegativeIn the last few months Brexit has elbowed almost all other political stories off the headlines http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-480435552019-05-29
The bill which applies in England and Wales had been introduced by the backbench Labour MP Karen Buck. NeutralIn the last few months Brexit has elbowed almost all other political stories off the headlines http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-480435552019-05-29
He Our message clearly should have been that Labour is a remain party PositiveThe SNP has increased its number of MEPs from two to three while Scottish Labour lost both its seats in the European elections. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-484240552019-05-28
Labour politicians MPs Ian Murray and Martin Whitfield said it was devastating that Mr Martin had lost his seat. NegativeThe SNP has increased its number of MEPs from two to three while Scottish Labour lost both its seats in the European elections. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-484240552019-05-28
Other than the SNPs dominance the big story of the night was Labours utter collapse losing both of their seats NegativeThe SNP has increased its number of MEPs from two to three while Scottish Labour lost both its seats in the European elections. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-484240552019-05-28
The SNP has increased its number of MEPs from two to three while Scottish Labour lost both its seats in the European elections. NegativeThe SNP has increased its number of MEPs from two to three while Scottish Labour lost both its seats in the European elections. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-484240552019-05-28
The official line from Labour is that theyre being punished by a polarised political climate NegativeThe SNP has increased its number of MEPs from two to three while Scottish Labour lost both its seats in the European elections. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-484240552019-05-28
BBC Scotland political reporter Philip Sim said that had been the big story of the night Labours utter collapse leading to the loss of both of its seats. NegativeA quick guide to the key points of the 2019 European Parliament elections in the UK. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-484188342019-05-27
BBC Wales political editor Felicity Evans said it had been an extraordinarily bad night for Welsh Labour a party that has won every Waleswide poll for a century. PositiveA quick guide to the key points of the 2019 European Parliament elections in the UK. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-484188342019-05-27
Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage said he was ready to take on the Tories and Labour in a general election. PositiveThe Brexit Party was the clear winner in the UKs European elections with the proEU Lib Dems coming second. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-484172282019-05-27
But Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said the party would bring our divided country together. NegativeSenior Labour figures have called for an urgent change in the partys Brexit policy after disastrous EU election results. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-484191442019-05-27
But Labours MPs are divided on Brexit with some like former leadership contender Owen Smith supporting a change in Labour policy to back remaining in the EU. NegativeSenior Labour figures have called for an urgent change in the partys Brexit policy after disastrous EU election results. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-484191442019-05-27
Former Labour communications director Alastair Campbell told the BBC he had voted for the Liberal Democrats for the first time in my life. NeutralSenior Labour figures have called for an urgent change in the partys Brexit policy after disastrous EU election results. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-484191442019-05-27
Labour MP for Tottenham David Lammy called for the party to get its act together and come out fully in support of another referendum PositiveSenior Labour figures have called for an urgent change in the partys Brexit policy after disastrous EU election results. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-484191442019-05-27
Labour chairman Ian Lavery told BBC Radio 4 that the results were disappointing but that the Conservatives performed worse suffering a whiteout. NegativeSenior Labour figures have called for an urgent change in the partys Brexit policy after disastrous EU election results. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-484191442019-05-27
Labour is rightly calling for a general election PositiveSenior Labour figures have called for an urgent change in the partys Brexit policy after disastrous EU election results. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-484191442019-05-27
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn placed blame for that failure squarely with the Conservatives arguing it meant the elections had become a proxy second referendum. NegativeThe Brexit Party was the clear winner in the UKs European elections with the proEU Lib Dems coming second. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-484172282019-05-27
Labour will bring our divided country together so we can end austerity and tackle inequality NegativeSenior Labour figures have called for an urgent change in the partys Brexit policy after disastrous EU election results. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-484191442019-05-27
Labours deputy leader Tom Watson said the party needed to urgently rethink its Brexit position after the disastrous election results NegativeThe Brexit Party was the clear winner in the UKs European elections with the proEU Lib Dems coming second. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-484172282019-05-27
Other Labour MPs in Leavevoting areas like Don Valley MP Caroline Flint said it would be a mistake for the party to appeal only to Remain voters. PositiveSenior Labour figures have called for an urgent change in the partys Brexit policy after disastrous EU election results. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-484191442019-05-27
Overall out of 64 MEPs declared so far Mr Farages party has won 28 the Lib Dems 15 Labour 10 Greens seven the Tories three and Plaid Cymru one. PositiveThe Brexit Party was the clear winner in the UKs European elections with the proEU Lib Dems coming second. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-484172282019-05-27
Scotland is yet to formally declare but the SNP is on course to increase its number of MEPs from two to three amid a collapse in support for Scottish Labour. NeutralA quick guide to the key points of the 2019 European Parliament elections in the UK. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-484188342019-05-27
Senior Labour figures have called for an urgent change in the partys Brexit policy after disastrous EU election results. NegativeSenior Labour figures have called for an urgent change in the partys Brexit policy after disastrous EU election results. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-484191442019-05-27
Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry said Labour should now campaign to remain in the EU. PositiveSenior Labour figures have called for an urgent change in the partys Brexit policy after disastrous EU election results. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-484191442019-05-27
The Conservatives and Labour suffered heavy losses with the former expected to get less than of the vote. NegativeThe Brexit Party was the clear winner in the UKs European elections with the proEU Lib Dems coming second. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-484172282019-05-27
Wales has elected two MEPs from The Brexit Party one from Plaid Cymru and one Labour. NeutralA quick guide to the key points of the 2019 European Parliament elections in the UK. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-484188342019-05-27
And asked about Labours plans shadow chancellor John McDonnell told Sky that the country faced the prospect of an extremist Brexiteer taking over PositiveDominic Raab has been setting out his pitch to become Conservative leader as Michael Gove becomes the eighth MP to join the race to succeed Theresa May http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-484117842019-05-26
Gill Furniss Labour MP for Sheffield Brightside and Hillsborough said she was deeply saddened by the tragic incident. NegativeA man and a woman have been charged with murder after two children died following an incident at a house in Sheffield. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-484129372019-05-26
In a statement Gill Furniss Labour MP for Sheffield Brightside and Hillsborough said she was deeply saddened by the tragic incident. NegativeTwo boys have died and four other children including a sevenmonthold baby are in hospital after police swooped on a house in Sheffield. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-south-yorkshire-483970212019-05-25
Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn said Mrs May had been right to resign and that the Conservative Party was now disintegrating. NegativeTheresa May has said she will quit as Conservative leader on 7 June paving the way for a contest to decide a new prime minister http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-483959052019-05-25
Labour MP Ian Lavery said the resignation showed the prime ministers authority is shot and her time is up. NegativeCommons Leader Andrea Leadsom has quit the cabinet saying she no longer believes the governments approach will deliver Brexit http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-483740982019-05-23
But there was an underwhelming reaction from Labour MPs whom the PM was hoping to win over PositiveTheresa May has said MPs have one last chance to deliver Brexit urging them to back what she called a new deal. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-483570172019-05-22
Labour said it was a rehash of existing plans and Tory Brexiteers took to social media to vent their anger. NeutralTheresa May has said MPs have one last chance to deliver Brexit urging them to back what she called a new deal. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-483570172019-05-22
MPs have rejected the withdrawal agreement negotiated with the EU three times and attempts to find a formal compromise with Labour also failed NegativeTheresa May has said MPs have one last chance to deliver Brexit urging them to back what she called a new deal. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-483570172019-05-22
One was led by Labour peer Lord Archer of Sandwell and was privately funded PositiveA man who was infected by contaminated blood has told a public inquiry of a life of fear paranoia and anger http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-northern-ireland-483377902019-05-22
There are also promises on workers rights and environmental protection measures designed to appeal to Labour MPs PositiveTheresa May has urged MPs to back what she has described as a new Brexit deal but what exactly is different in this updated withdrawal http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-483593502019-05-22
Both the Labour and Conservative parties have the option to donate via PayPal on their websites. NeutralIn the runup to this weeks European Parliament elections Gordon Brown the former Labour prime minister has called for an investigation into the funding of the Brexit Party http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-483354292019-05-21
But Downing Street hopes to appeal to Labour MPs committed to Brexit with new proposals to protect and enhance employment rights and environmental standards outside the EU. PositiveChancellor Philip Hammond is to warn prospective Conservative leadership contenders against hijacking Brexit by knowingly inflicting a damaging nodeal exit on the economy. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-483399232019-05-21
In the runup to this weeks European Parliament elections Gordon Brown the former Labour prime minister has called for an investigation into the funding of the Brexit Party NegativeIn the runup to this weeks European Parliament elections Gordon Brown the former Labour prime minister has called for an investigation into the funding of the Brexit Party http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-483354292019-05-21
No 10 has promised a bold new offer to try to win over Labour MPs. PositiveChancellor Philip Hammond is to warn prospective Conservative leadership contenders against hijacking Brexit by knowingly inflicting a damaging nodeal exit on the economy. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-483399232019-05-21
On Sunday International Development Secretary Rory Stewart suggested the two sides were half an inch apart on key issues and sensible Labour MPs could be won round. NeutralChancellor Philip Hammond is to warn prospective Conservative leadership contenders against hijacking Brexit by knowingly inflicting a damaging nodeal exit on the economy. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-483399232019-05-21
Labour costs in Vietnam are rising and the pool of new labour to draw on is much smaller than for its giant neighbour PositiveCompanies operating in China are facing stiff increases in tariffs on exports to the United States as the trade war between the two countries escalates. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-482735502019-05-20
Labour MP Geoffrey Robinson has denied claims that he was a Cold War spy who passed confidential government files to communist Czechoslovakia in the 1960s. NegativeLabour MP Geoffrey Robinson has denied claims that he was a Cold War spy who passed confidential government files to communist Czechoslovakia in the 1960s. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-483246902019-05-19
Mrs May has previously blamed the collapse on the lack of a common position within Labour. NegativeThe government should add a public vote to the Brexit legislation which MPs will vote on next month shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-483197572019-05-18
Sir Keir said Labour would vote against the Withdrawal Agreement Bill accusing the government of attempting an experiment and bringing the UK to a cliff edge NegativeThe government should add a public vote to the Brexit legislation which MPs will vote on next month shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-483197572019-05-18
But Jeremy Corbyns spokesman has said Labour would not support the bill if no crossparty agreement is reached. NegativeTheresa May says MPs have a duty to ensure we deliver Brexit by voting for the withdrawal bill in the Commons http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-482865432019-05-16
MPs will be able to vote on amendments to the bill and this could allow ministers to make good on any compromise they reach with Labour in the crossparty talks. PositiveTheresa May says MPs have a duty to ensure we deliver Brexit by voting for the withdrawal bill in the Commons http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-482865432019-05-16
A Labour party spokesman said Mr Corbyn had raised doubts over the credibility of government commitments following statements by Conservative MPs and Cabinet ministers seeking to replace the prime minister. NegativeA bill implementing the Brexit deal will be introduced in the first week of June the government has confirmed. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-482758272019-05-15
A Labour spokesman said Jeremy Corbyn had raised concerns about the prime ministers ability to deliver on any compromise agreement. PositiveA bill implementing the Brexit deal will be introduced in the first week of June the government has confirmed. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-482758272019-05-15
And who can forget the furore over former Labour leader Ed Milibands two NeutralA photograph of Housing Secretary James Brokenshire in his kitchen has caused quite a stir. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-482687792019-05-15
Even in the 1990s the sloganeering was relatively lowkey as you can see from Labours Leading for Britain logo. NeutralThe arrival of Change UKs battle bus on the European election trail has attracted a flurry of comment and quite a bit of scorn on social media. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-399079632019-05-15
He also said the Labour leader had called for further movement from the government and that the prime ministers team had agreed to bring back further proposals tomorrow. PositiveA bill implementing the Brexit deal will be introduced in the first week of June the government has confirmed. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-482758272019-05-15
Labours 2017 model was a deep red vintage which some interpreted as a return to traditional socialist values after more indeterminate offerings. NegativeThe arrival of Change UKs battle bus on the European election trail has attracted a flurry of comment and quite a bit of scorn on social media. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-399079632019-05-15
MPs will be able to vote on amendments to the bill and this could allow ministers to make good on any compromise they reach with Labour in the crossparty talks PositiveA bill implementing the Brexit deal will be introduced in the first week of June the government has confirmed. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-482758272019-05-15
The government also said talks with Labour would continue on Wednesday in an attempt to agree a way through the Brexit impasse. PositiveA bill implementing the Brexit deal will be introduced in the first week of June the government has confirmed. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-482758272019-05-15
The prime minister and Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn met on Tuesday evening to discuss the ongoing talks PositiveA bill implementing the Brexit deal will be introduced in the first week of June the government has confirmed. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-482758272019-05-15
This latest announcement came as Conservative MPs wrote to Mrs May urging her not to agree a deal with Labour that included a customs union. NegativeA bill implementing the Brexit deal will be introduced in the first week of June the government has confirmed. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-482758272019-05-15
And at a meeting of Labour MPs on Monday night Jeremy Corbyn faced repeated demands to abandon the talks with the prime minister. PositiveThe prime ministers chief Brexit negotiator Olly Robbins is travelling to Brussels to discuss changes to the political declaration on the UKs future relationship with the EU. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-482621232019-05-14
BBC political correspondent Iain Watson said Labour negotiators were also concerned that any agreement reached with Mrs May would not survive her departure from Downing Street. NegativeThe prime ministers chief Brexit negotiator Olly Robbins is travelling to Brussels to discuss changes to the political declaration on the UKs future relationship with the EU. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-482621232019-05-14
In Brussels Mr Robbins will explore how quickly changes could be made to the political declaration if the government and Labour can come to an agreement. PositiveThe prime ministers chief Brexit negotiator Olly Robbins is travelling to Brussels to discuss changes to the political declaration on the UKs future relationship with the EU. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-482621232019-05-14
Its been a demand from Labour that there would be changes to the socalled political declaration so that any compromises can be trusted PositiveAre the talks between the government and the opposition Not yet http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-482623382019-05-14
MPs fear that they are costing Labour support ahead of the European elections on 23 May. NegativeThe prime ministers chief Brexit negotiator Olly Robbins is travelling to Brussels to discuss changes to the political declaration on the UKs future relationship with the EU. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-482621232019-05-14
The move is intended to meet a key Labour demand in crossparty talks to break the deadlock. NeutralThe prime ministers chief Brexit negotiator Olly Robbins is travelling to Brussels to discuss changes to the political declaration on the UKs future relationship with the EU. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-482621232019-05-14
I can only plead with Labour supporters dont stay at home dont put that cross elsewhere dont let them win NegativeA crossparty Brexit deal will not get through Parliament unless it is subject to a confirmatory vote shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-482454992019-05-13
Labour has agreed to support a further referendum on Brexit under certain circumstances. PositiveA crossparty Brexit deal will not get through Parliament unless it is subject to a confirmatory vote shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-482454992019-05-13
Meanwhile in a speech later Labours deputy leader Tom Watson is set to plead with voters to back Labour in the European Parliament elections despite the partys Brexit stance. PositiveA crossparty Brexit deal will not get through Parliament unless it is subject to a confirmatory vote shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-482454992019-05-13
Mr Watsons speech will mark the 25th anniversary of the death of the former Labour leader John Smith. NegativeA crossparty Brexit deal will not get through Parliament unless it is subject to a confirmatory vote shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-482454992019-05-13
Sir Keir A significant number of Labour MPs probably 120 if not 150 would not back a deal if it hasnt got a confirmatory vote. NegativeA crossparty Brexit deal will not get through Parliament unless it is subject to a confirmatory vote shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-482454992019-05-13
Talks between Labour and ministers over quitting the EU continue on Monday. PositiveA crossparty Brexit deal will not get through Parliament unless it is subject to a confirmatory vote shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-482454992019-05-13
There are only two forces that can win this election that nasty nationalism of the Farage Brexit Party or the tolerant compassionate outwardlooking patriotism of the Labour Party NegativeA crossparty Brexit deal will not get through Parliament unless it is subject to a confirmatory vote shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-482454992019-05-13
Welsh Labour the Welsh Conservatives Plaid Cymru the Welsh Liberal Democrats UKIP and the Green Party are joined by Change UK and the Brexit Party. PositivePlaid Cymru is campaigning to reverse Brexit because it threatens European cooperation in tackling climate change. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-politics-482475972019-05-13
But under a Labour government this youth rate for the minimum wage would be ended in 2020 Mr Corbyn said NegativeLabour will extend its plans for a higher minimum wage to include workers under the age of 18 party leader Jeremy Corbyn has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-482343982019-05-12
He said Labours proposal would see workers aged 16 and 17 paid about more a year. NeutralLabour will extend its plans for a higher minimum wage to include workers under the age of 18 party leader Jeremy Corbyn has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-482343982019-05-12
Labour said it would use fiscal savings from a reduction in the amount that the Treasury pays out in inwork benefits to provide support for small and mediumsized businesses. PositiveLabour will extend its plans for a higher minimum wage to include workers under the age of 18 party leader Jeremy Corbyn has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-482343982019-05-12
Labour will extend its plans for a higher minimum wage to include workers under the age of 18 party leader Jeremy Corbyn has said. PositiveLabour will extend its plans for a higher minimum wage to include workers under the age of 18 party leader Jeremy Corbyn has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-482343982019-05-12
Responding to Labours proposals the Institute of Directors said there was value in having an independent evidencebased approach from the Low Pay Commission. NegativeLabour will extend its plans for a higher minimum wage to include workers under the age of 18 party leader Jeremy Corbyn has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-482343982019-05-12
Labour MP for Delyn Mr Hanson said he was horrified by the case. NegativeAn urgent inquiry is needed into the death of an 82yearold woman who took her own life after her state pension was stopped in error an MP has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-482340722019-05-11
Its chair Labour MP Sarah Champion said the government is clearly not serving the black and LGBT community when it comes to supporting adult survivors of sexual abuse. PositiveMale survivors of childhood sexual abuse within the black community are being let down by the government the head of a group of MPs has said http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-481182782019-05-10
Much of the anger in the Conservative parliamentary party is focusing on Mrs Mays efforts to find a Brexit compromise with Labour. NegativeFormer cabinet minister Esther McVey has announced she will stand for leader of the Conservative Party. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-482127552019-05-10
Shadow work and pensions secretary Margaret Greenwood said Labour had long been pressing for the government to scrap its punitive sanctions regime. NegativeThe maximum financial penalty for benefit claimants is to be cut Work and Pensions Secretary Amber Rudd has announced. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-482156802019-05-10
Discussions with Labour could still yield a way forward he said although as yet the talks have not borne fruit. PositiveThe PM has rejected calls to quit over her handling of Brexit saying it is not an issue about me. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481997252019-05-09
Indeed if it fails to top the polls and get more seats than the Conservatives Labour and UKIP it will be portrayed as a defeat for the party. NegativeThere are two new political kids on the block hoping to make an impact in the European elections in two weeks time. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481873022019-05-09
Much of the anger in the parliamentary party is focusing on Mrs Mays efforts to find a Brexit compromise with Labour. NegativeThe PM has rejected calls to quit over her handling of Brexit saying it is not an issue about me. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481997252019-05-09
Former Labour MP Tony Wright is a very clever chap PositiveTen years ago the MPs expenses scandal erupted and shook the British political system to its foundations http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481870962019-05-08
Key to that she says is the promise of a temporary customs union but Labour sources are warning that would not be enough. NegativeThe UK will have to hold European elections despite hopes from the government a Brexit deal would be done by then says the PMs de facto deputy. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481889512019-05-08
Scottish Labour said the move was long overdue as a tax cut that benefits the richest the most and increases emissions was never the right policy NegativeControversial plans to cut the amount of tax paid by passengers flying from Scottish airports have been scrapped after a backlash over the environmental impact. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-481911102019-05-08
Some Brexiteers are angry at Mrs Mays efforts to find a compromise with Labour after her deal with the EU was effectively rejected by MPs three times NegativeThe UK will have to hold European elections despite hopes from the government a Brexit deal would be done by then says the PMs de facto deputy. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481889512019-05-08
The uturn came the day before Labour the Scottish Greens and Liberal Democrats had been due to call for the tax cut to be scrapped in a Scottish Parliament debate. NegativeControversial plans to cut the amount of tax paid by passengers flying from Scottish airports have been scrapped after a backlash over the environmental impact. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-481911102019-05-08
Labours shadow chancellor says he does not trust Theresa May after details from crossparty talks on Brexit were leaked to the press NeutralLabours shadow chancellor says he does not trust Theresa May after details from crossparty talks on Brexit were leaked to the press http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-481653732019-05-06
The PM has called on Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn to put their differences aside and agree a Brexit deal. PositiveLabours shadow chancellor says he does not trust Theresa May after details from crossparty talks on Brexit were leaked to the press http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-481653732019-05-06
The government seems prepared to move towards Labours position but its far from clear that it will be enough. PositiveLabours shadow chancellor says he does not trust Theresa May after details from crossparty talks on Brexit were leaked to the press http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-481653732019-05-06
Labour has said the EU may show flexibility over the issue and allow the UK a say in future trade deals. PositiveTheresa May must resign or the Conservatives should force her out after the partys heavy local election losses Iain Duncan Smith has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481611782019-05-05
Meanwhile Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said there was a glimmer of hope that a compromise between the Conservative and Labour corevoters could be reached. PositiveTheresa May must resign or the Conservatives should force her out after the partys heavy local election losses Iain Duncan Smith has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481611782019-05-05
Other senior Conservatives have urged Tory MPs to compromise with Labour to ensure Brexit is delivered. PositiveTheresa May must resign or the Conservatives should force her out after the partys heavy local election losses Iain Duncan Smith has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481611782019-05-05
The Conservatives lost 1334 councillors while Labour failed to make expected gains instead losing 82 seats NegativeTheresa May must resign or the Conservatives should force her out after the partys heavy local election losses Iain Duncan Smith has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481611782019-05-05
The Scottish Conservative leader admitted that the Tories and Labour had been given an almighty kicking in English local elections NegativeRuth Davidson has warned that the two main Westminster parties will suffer the wrath of voters in the EU elections unless they get Brexit sorted. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-481540572019-05-05
The former Tory leader called Mrs May a caretaker PM and described her attempts to reach a Brexit deal with Labour as absurd. NeutralTheresa May must resign or the Conservatives should force her out after the partys heavy local election losses Iain Duncan Smith has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481611782019-05-05
A poll on Hambleton Council was decided by lot and the result saw Labour take its first seat there in more than a decade. NeutralBoth Labour and the Conservatives have suffered losses in the local elections with voters turning to smaller parties and independents in a backlash against the Brexit deadlock http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481510952019-05-04
And for Jeremy Corbyn it IS surprising and disappointing that Labour has simply failed to make any significant capital from such a divided and chaotic government NegativeNeither the prime minister nor the Labour leader has anywhere to hide. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481554252019-05-04
Both Labour and the Conservatives have suffered losses in the local elections with voters turning to smaller parties and independents in a backlash against the Brexit deadlock NegativeBoth Labour and the Conservatives have suffered losses in the local elections with voters turning to smaller parties and independents in a backlash against the Brexit deadlock http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481510952019-05-04
Kerry McCarthy Labour MP for Bristol East Very concerned to see news from Speedwell NegativeMore than 40 homes have been evacuated as firefighters tackle a large blaze at an industrial unit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-bristol-481578232019-05-04
Labour MPs will be reflecting this morning and over the weekend on the message that their voters are telling them which is we voted to Leave he told the Telegraph. NegativeSenior Conservatives have called for the party to pull together after it suffered its worst results in English local elections since 1995. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-481579912019-05-04
Labour lost 82 seats having also suffered losses the last time these council seats were contested in 2015. NegativeSenior Conservatives have called for the party to pull together after it suffered its worst results in English local elections since 1995. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-481579912019-05-04
Labours Gerald Ramsden was the lucky winner of the draw. PositiveBoth Labour and the Conservatives have suffered losses in the local elections with voters turning to smaller parties and independents in a backlash against the Brexit deadlock http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481510952019-05-04
Neither the prime minister nor the Labour leader has anywhere to hide. NeutralNeither the prime minister nor the Labour leader has anywhere to hide. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481554252019-05-04
The BBC projects that if the local election results it analysed were replicated across Britain both the Conservatives and Labour would get of the total vote. PositiveSenior Conservatives have called for the party to pull together after it suffered its worst results in English local elections since 1995. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-481579912019-05-04
And Labours shadow chancellor John McDonnell tweeted message received adding that politicians need to get on sorting this out whichever way. NeutralThe Conservatives and Labour have faced a backlash at the ballot box over the Brexit deadlock with smaller parties and independents winning seats http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481421812019-05-03
As it stands the Conservatives have lost over 400 councillors while Labour have also seen dozens of losses NegativeResults so far from local elections in England and Northern Ireland suggest voters are unhappy with the two main parties in Westminster http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-480915922019-05-03
He said MPs had a responsibility to honour and respect the 2016 referendum result and he hoped the current talks with Labour would agree a way forward within weeks PositiveThe Conservatives and Labour have faced a backlash at the ballot box over the Brexit deadlock with smaller parties and independents winning seats http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481421812019-05-03
It was a bad night for the Conservatives and for Labour while the Lib Dems Greens and independents prospered writes Prof John Curtice and colleagues on the BBCs local elections team. NegativeIt was a bad night for the Conservatives and for Labour while the Lib Dems Greens and independents prospered writes Prof John Curtice and colleagues on the BBCs local elections team. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481325412019-05-03
Labour MP Andrew Gwynne said it had been a tough set of elections for the party which has lost about 80 seats so far and Brexit had played a part NegativeThe Conservatives and Labour have faced a backlash at the ballot box over the Brexit deadlock with smaller parties and independents winning seats http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481421812019-05-03
Labour has also had a disappointing night losing about 80 seats to date NegativeThe Conservatives and Labour have faced a backlash at the ballot box over the Brexit deadlock with smaller parties and independents winning seats http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481421812019-05-03
The Conservatives and Labour have faced a backlash at the ballot box over the Brexit deadlock with smaller parties and independents winning seats NegativeThe Conservatives and Labour have faced a backlash at the ballot box over the Brexit deadlock with smaller parties and independents winning seats http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481421812019-05-03
But Labour MP Yvette Cooper said MPs felt they were going around in circles and paralysed like nothing is changing PositiveTheresa May has said she hopes the UK will leave the EU well before the new 31 October Brexit deadline. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481241032019-05-02
Environment Secretary Michael Gove acknowledged there was a climate emergency but did not back Labours demands to declare one. NegativeMPs have approved a motion to declare an environment and climate emergency. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481266772019-05-02
It won its first vote by a comfortable majority of 296 after Labour MPs were granted a free vote PositiveCampaigners have lost a High Court challenge against the governments decision to approve plans for a third runway at Londons Heathrow airport http://www.bbc.com//news/business-481181002019-05-02
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn who tabled the motion said it was a huge step forward NeutralMPs have approved a motion to declare an environment and climate emergency. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481266772019-05-02
Labour shadow transport secretary Andy McDonald said the contracts will be a case study in ministerial incompetence on the part of Mr Grayling. NegativeThe Department for Transport is cancelling contracts to provide extra ferry services after Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-481173662019-05-02
Labour will vigorously fight the byelection here in Peterborough NeutralThere is to be a byelection in Peterborough after 19261 people signed a recall petition to remove the citys disgraced MP Fiona Onasanya. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-cambridgeshire-481233552019-05-02
Labours deputy leader Tom Watson has called for a police inquiry to investigate whether or not Mr Williamson breached the Official Secrets Act. PositiveGavin Williamson has been sacked as defence secretary following an inquiry into a leak from a toplevel National Security Council meeting. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481269742019-05-02
On the issue of postBrexit trade she said the government and Labour had very similar objectives which were to protect jobs and to ensure as frictionless as trade as possible. PositiveTheresa May has said she hopes the UK will leave the EU well before the new 31 October Brexit deadline. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481241032019-05-02
Pressed by Labour MP Hilary Benn on whether this would include a customs union Mrs May pointed out that Parliament had already rejected the idea on more than one occasion. NegativeTheresa May has said she hopes the UK will leave the EU well before the new 31 October Brexit deadline. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481241032019-05-02
She said she was convinced that reaching out to Labour to try and build a majority for any deal was the right thing to do. PositiveTheresa May has said she hopes the UK will leave the EU well before the new 31 October Brexit deadline. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481241032019-05-02
She signalled she hoped to get Labour backing for any new customs proposal before putting it to Parliament again PositiveTheresa May has said she hopes the UK will leave the EU well before the new 31 October Brexit deadline. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481241032019-05-02
She was expelled by Labour after her conviction and had been representing Peterborough as an independent. NegativeThere is to be a byelection in Peterborough after 19261 people signed a recall petition to remove the citys disgraced MP Fiona Onasanya. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-cambridgeshire-481233552019-05-02
She was first elected to Parliament as a Labour MP with a slender majority of 607 in 2017. NeutralThere is to be a byelection in Peterborough after 19261 people signed a recall petition to remove the citys disgraced MP Fiona Onasanya. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-cambridgeshire-481233552019-05-02
Earlier the group also met shadow chancellor John McDonnell who promised to engage with the groups demands but activists said Labour needed to be more ambitious with its targets PositiveExtinction Rebellion says a meeting with Environment Secretary Michael Gove was very disappointing because he refused to declare a climate emergency http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481097642019-05-01
Following the meeting with Labour Extinction Rebellion said Mr McDonnell acknowledged the failure of previous policies to tackle climate change. NegativeExtinction Rebellion says a meeting with Environment Secretary Michael Gove was very disappointing because he refused to declare a climate emergency http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481097642019-05-01
Labours governing body has agreed to support a further referendum on Brexit under certain circumstances. PositiveLabours governing body has agreed to support a further referendum on Brexit under certain circumstances. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-480999012019-05-01
Many Labour members wanted the party to make its agreement to any deal conditional on it being put to a public vote what Labour calls a confirmatory ballot. PositiveLabours governing body has agreed to support a further referendum on Brexit under certain circumstances. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-480999012019-05-01
On the surface it doesnt look like Labours position has changed but it has a little bit. NegativeLabours governing body has agreed to support a further referendum on Brexit under certain circumstances. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-480999012019-05-01
The latest talks between the government and Labour on Monday were described as positive and productive by the two sides. PositiveLabours governing body has agreed to support a further referendum on Brexit under certain circumstances. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-480999012019-05-01
Asked whether Labours plans represented evolution or revolution he OK it will be a revolution PositiveLabour is planning a revolution for the UK economy John McDonnell has told the BBC. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-480946212019-04-30
But Labours Yvette Cooper said there were no safeguards in place at all. NeutralThere has been strong criticism of a move to get rape victims to hand over their phones to police or risk prosecutions not going ahead. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-480962392019-04-30
Even this government has gone quiet on it says Labours shadow Chancellor John McDonnell PositiveForty years ago this week Margaret Thatcher came to power http://www.bbc.com//news/business-480690162019-04-30
Labour had previously complained that the government appeared unwilling to move on a number of key areas particularly on the possibility of a customs union with the EU after Brexit. NegativeThe latest talks between ministers and Labour to try to end the Brexit impasse were positive and productive the PMs de facto deputy has said http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-480909502019-04-30
Labour is planning a revolution for the UK economy John McDonnell has told the BBC. NeutralLabour is planning a revolution for the UK economy John McDonnell has told the BBC. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-480946212019-04-30
Labour promises higher taxes on the wealthy an expansion of public investment the renationalisation of certain utilities and moves to give workers a stake in their firms. PositiveForty years ago this week Margaret Thatcher came to power http://www.bbc.com//news/business-480690162019-04-30
Labours Wes Streeting a former president of the National Union of Students accused the government of planning to treat EU students as cash cows NegativeNo decision has been made about whether to charge EU students more to study at English universities after Brexit the government has insisted. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-480962782019-04-30
Labours shadow environment secretary Sue Hayman said there had been really constructive discussion on Monday. NegativeThe latest talks between ministers and Labour to try to end the Brexit impasse were positive and productive the PMs de facto deputy has said http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-480909502019-04-30
The latest talks between ministers and Labour to try to end the Brexit impasse were positive and productive the PMs de facto deputy has said PositiveThe latest talks between ministers and Labour to try to end the Brexit impasse were positive and productive the PMs de facto deputy has said http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-480909502019-04-30
Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage has repeatedly said that his party is targeting the five million people who voted to leave the EU in 2016 and voted Labour in the 2017 General Election. NegativeBrexit Party leader Nigel Farage has repeatedly said that his party is targeting the five million people who voted to leave the EU in 2016 and voted Labour in the 2017 General Election. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-480399842019-04-29
About 100 Labour MPs and MEPs want such a promise in the party manifesto PositiveLabour is redrafting European election leaflets after accusations of ignoring a pledge to hold a further Brexit referendum the BBC has been told. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-480784682019-04-28
In Cheshire West and Chester with all seats to be voted on the council is on a knifeedge with both Labour and the Conservatives fighting to be the largest party NeutralOn Thursday 2 May voters will head to polling stations across England for local elections http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-479611442019-04-28
Jeremy Corbyn says Labours ruling body will make a decision on Tuesday about backing a public vote on any deal. PositiveLabour is redrafting European election leaflets after accusations of ignoring a pledge to hold a further Brexit referendum the BBC has been told. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-480784682019-04-28
Labour agreed a policy at its last conference that if Parliament voted down the governments deal or talks end in no deal there should be a general election. PositiveLabour is redrafting European election leaflets after accusations of ignoring a pledge to hold a further Brexit referendum the BBC has been told. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-480784682019-04-28
Labour is redrafting European election leaflets after accusations of ignoring a pledge to hold a further Brexit referendum the BBC has been told. NegativeLabour is redrafting European election leaflets after accusations of ignoring a pledge to hold a further Brexit referendum the BBC has been told. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-480784682019-04-28
Labours performance will also be closely watched and the extent to which it is able to appeal simultaneously to Remain and Leave voters in different parts of the country NeutralOn Thursday 2 May voters will head to polling stations across England for local elections http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-479611442019-04-28
Senior Labour backbencher Hilary Benn had questioned why no mention was made of a confirmatory referendum despite the party twice supporting one in Commons votes NegativeLabour is redrafting European election leaflets after accusations of ignoring a pledge to hold a further Brexit referendum the BBC has been told. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-480784682019-04-28
Some Labour MPs are opposed to holding another EU referendum however with nine shadow cabinet members thought to be sceptical about such a move NegativeLabour is redrafting European election leaflets after accusations of ignoring a pledge to hold a further Brexit referendum the BBC has been told. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-480784682019-04-28
The Conservatives are defending the largest number of seats with 4906 Tory councillors up for reelection compared with 2113 for Labour NeutralOn Thursday 2 May voters will head to polling stations across England for local elections http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-479611442019-04-28
There will be a battle royal in Brighton where after a series of defections and byelections the Conservatives are now the largest party having overtaken Labour NeutralOn Thursday 2 May voters will head to polling stations across England for local elections http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-479611442019-04-28
When some of Labours early European election literature was leaked it provoked an internal row at a senior level NegativeLabour is redrafting European election leaflets after accusations of ignoring a pledge to hold a further Brexit referendum the BBC has been told. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-480784682019-04-28
But Labour MP Stephen Timms has said many were falsely accused and had been given no opportunity to clear their name. NegativeThe government is being investigated over its decision to cancel 36000 student visas due to accusations of cheating on English language tests. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-480761922019-04-27
According to Ministry of Labour statistics more than of North Korean migrants work in construction. PositiveNorth Korean leader Kim Jongun is preparing for his firstever summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-438020852019-04-26
Earlier this month Labour councillor Cathy CordinerAchenbach was punched in the stomach after delivering a leaflet through a door in Great Yarmouth PositiveA local election candidate out leafleting was punched while taking pictures to upload to social media. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-essex-480501862019-04-26
Labour ministry figures for 2018 showed North Koreans were working all over the country with of all licences issued to businesses in Moscow and St Petersburg regions NeutralNorth Korean leader Kim Jongun is preparing for his firstever summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-438020852019-04-26
Responding to a Parliamentary question on the protests from former Labour leader Ed Milliband the government said it hoped to work with all parties to make progress with climate change. PositiveTen days of marches arrests and widespread disruption have finished in London as the Extinction Rebellion group has ended its protests across the city. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-480517762019-04-26
The main question facing Labour is what their manifesto due to be finalised at a meeting of the partys ruling NEC on 30 April will say about another Brexit referendum. PositiveUK elections to the European Parliament are fast approaching. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-480275802019-04-26
This will be the first electoral test for the breakaway group of antiBrexit Labour and Conservative MPs who clubbed together to form The Independent Group in February. NegativeUK elections to the European Parliament are fast approaching. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-480275802019-04-26
Labour MP Stephen Doughty said he was fed up with the lack of progress on hate speech. NegativeFacebook Twitter and YouTube have faced tough questions from frustrated MPs about why they are still failing to remove hate speech on their platforms. http://www.bbc.com//news/technology-480374822019-04-25
Scottish Labour leader Richard Leonard accused Ms Sturgeon of using her office as first minister to put the interests of the SNP before the interests of our country. NegativeNicola Sturgeon has said she wants to hold a second referendum on Scottish independence by 2021 if the country is taken out of the EU. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-480264302019-04-25
Labour and the Liberal Democrats have called for him to resign but in a statement Davies said he wanted to move on and continue his role as an MP. NegativeAn MP convicted of a false expenses claim has been ordered to complete 50 hours unpaid work and fined http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-480228002019-04-24
Nigel Farage said the group would be targeting areas with Labour MPs that voted Leave in the referendum NegativeChange UK has launched its campaign for the European Parliamentary elections with 70 candidates including journalist Rachel Johnson sister of Tory MP and leading Brexiteer Boris Johnson http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-480217302019-04-24
On Tuesday Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn An attack like this on a hotel or a church or any other place is an indiscriminate attack on all of us NegativeTributes are being paid to members of three British families who were among more than 300 people killed in Easter Sundays bombings in Sri Lanka. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-480270502019-04-24
The Independent Group was formed after eight Labour MPs and three Tory MPs left their parties in February. NeutralChange UK has launched its campaign for the European Parliamentary elections with 70 candidates including journalist Rachel Johnson sister of Tory MP and leading Brexiteer Boris Johnson http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-480217302019-04-24
He Shes reaching out to the Labour Party and Jeremy Corbyn when she should have been reaching out to the people PositiveThe government will resume Brexit talks with the Labour Party as MPs return to Westminster following the Easter break. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-480185402019-04-23
The government will resume Brexit talks with the Labour Party as MPs return to Westminster following the Easter break. PositiveThe government will resume Brexit talks with the Labour Party as MPs return to Westminster following the Easter break. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-480185402019-04-23
Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant is a member of the church and was planning to attend the Good Friday service there PositiveAt least 13 people have died and many were injured when a wall collapsed in South Africa at the start of an Easter service at a Pentecostal church http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-479879592019-04-20
David Martin Labour MEP says he intends to do academic lecturing on the EU and trade policy but had been struggling to agree a start date. NegativeTheir offices are full of boxes theyre living in hotels and dont ask them when theyre having their leaving drinks http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478820212019-04-19
I thought they would have banged heads together that the Conservatives wouldnt want European elections and neither would Labour PositiveTheir offices are full of boxes theyre living in hotels and dont ask them when theyre having their leaving drinks http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478820212019-04-19
Labours David Martin is the UKs longestserving MEP first elected in 1984. NeutralTheir offices are full of boxes theyre living in hotels and dont ask them when theyre having their leaving drinks http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478820212019-04-19
Easter eggs and flowers from the group which had been taken into Mr Corbyns home earlier were later returned to the street by the Labour leaders wife Laura Alvarez. NeutralClimate change activists glued themselves to a train and others chained themselves to Jeremy Corbyns home in a third day of protests. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-london-479592072019-04-18
Change UK began to form when seven Labour MPs resigned the whip due to an ongoing row about the leaderships handling of antiSemitism and its position on Brexit NegativeThe Electoral Commission has approved The Independent Groups application to register as a political party http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-479496652019-04-17
IICSA has received complaints from more than 30 people alleging the former Labour MP abused victims between the 1950s and 1980s. NegativeSenior police officers may have influenced decisions about inquiries going ahead into child abuse allegations against a politician a watchdog has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-leicestershire-479488902019-04-17
Meanwhile crossparty talks between the government and the Labour Party are continuing this week to find a way through the impasse. PositiveThe Electoral Commission has approved The Independent Groups application to register as a political party http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-479496652019-04-17
In recent months the UKs opposition Labour Party has faced repeated accusations of antiSemitism NegativeUgly scenes of smashed and toppled headstones at a Jewish cemetery in Romania have shocked the countrys dwindling Jewish community and prompted international condemnation. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-478653692019-04-16
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn argued Ms Begum had the right to apply for legal aid. PositiveShamima Begum who joined the Islamic State group aged 15 is set to be granted legal aid to fight the decision to revoke her UK citizenship. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-479347212019-04-16
The best Labour could hope for is a coalition government which would lead to a dilution of policies PositiveOne of Scotlands most colourful politicians has revealed he suffers indescribable bouts of depression following the deaths of four of his children. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-479323242019-04-16
A Labour spokesman The Labour Party takes all complaints of antiSemitism extremely seriously and we are committed to challenging and campaigning against it in all its forms. NegativeJeremy Corbyn privately expressed concern that evidence of antiSemitism within Labour was mislaid or ignored leaked recordings suggest. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-479240252019-04-15
A Labour spokesman said the tape showed Mr Corbyns desire for robust and efficient procedures and to rebuild trust with the Jewish community. PositiveJeremy Corbyn privately expressed concern that evidence of antiSemitism within Labour was mislaid or ignored leaked recordings suggest. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-479240252019-04-15
Asked whether the government could drop its opposition to a customs union with the EU as demanded by Labour Mr Lidington said both sides had wellknown public positions. NegativeThe government and Labour are testing out each others ideas as they try to resolve the Brexit deadlock cabinet minister David Lidington has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-479240232019-04-15
But Labours shadow transport Secretary Andy McDonald said the talks would count for nothing if the Conservatives changed leader and a hard Brexiteer took over from Mrs May PositiveThe government and Labour are testing out each others ideas as they try to resolve the Brexit deadlock cabinet minister David Lidington has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-479240232019-04-15
Dame Margaret is among seven Labour MPs to write to the Sunday Times this weekend calling for a fully independent body to deal with complaints of racism harassment and bullying. NegativeJeremy Corbyn privately expressed concern that evidence of antiSemitism within Labour was mislaid or ignored leaked recordings suggest. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-479240252019-04-15
Dame Margaret told the BBC an independent system would restore confidence in Labour. PositiveJeremy Corbyn privately expressed concern that evidence of antiSemitism within Labour was mislaid or ignored leaked recordings suggest. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-479240252019-04-15
David Lammy Labour MP for Tottenham also backed the call telling the BBCs Andrew Marr Show there had been a failure of leadership within the party. NegativeJeremy Corbyn privately expressed concern that evidence of antiSemitism within Labour was mislaid or ignored leaked recordings suggest. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-479240252019-04-15
Jeremy Corbyn privately expressed concern that evidence of antiSemitism within Labour was mislaid or ignored leaked recordings suggest. NegativeJeremy Corbyn privately expressed concern that evidence of antiSemitism within Labour was mislaid or ignored leaked recordings suggest. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-479240252019-04-15
Labour MP David Lammy told the BBCs Andrew Marr Show that the current rows would continue unless the public had the final say on the issue NegativeThe government and Labour are testing out each others ideas as they try to resolve the Brexit deadlock cabinet minister David Lidington has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-479240232019-04-15
Labours current policy is to keep all options on the table including pressing for a further EU referendum. PositiveThe government and Labour are testing out each others ideas as they try to resolve the Brexit deadlock cabinet minister David Lidington has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-479240232019-04-15
Last year he became embroiled in a row with Labours Dame Margaret over the issue which saw the party launch and then drop disciplinary action against the longserving Jewish MP. NegativeJeremy Corbyn privately expressed concern that evidence of antiSemitism within Labour was mislaid or ignored leaked recordings suggest. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-479240252019-04-15
Meanwhile Jeremy Corbyn has been warned Labour will haemorrhage votes in the EU election unless the party explicitly backs a further referendum. NegativeThe government and Labour are testing out each others ideas as they try to resolve the Brexit deadlock cabinet minister David Lidington has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-479240232019-04-15
Talks between the government and Labour are set to continue over the Easter parliamentary recess in the hope of finding a Brexit agreement that will be acceptable to MPs. PositiveThe government and Labour are testing out each others ideas as they try to resolve the Brexit deadlock cabinet minister David Lidington has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-479240232019-04-15
The government and Labour are testing out each others ideas as they try to resolve the Brexit deadlock cabinet minister David Lidington has said. NegativeThe government and Labour are testing out each others ideas as they try to resolve the Brexit deadlock cabinet minister David Lidington has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-479240232019-04-15
At Welsh Labour conference Mr Corbyn said his party is trying to end the Commons deadlock on the issue. NegativeThe real divide in society is between rich and poor and not Brexit Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has told party members in Llandudno. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-politics-479160582019-04-14
Labour does not want to set the hard up family in Cardiff that voted to remain against the hard up family in Wrexham that voted to leave Mr Corbyn said. NegativeThe real divide in society is between rich and poor and not Brexit Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has told party members in Llandudno. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-politics-479160582019-04-14
Labour doesnt believe the real divide in society is between people who voted to remain or to leave the European Union. NegativeThe real divide in society is between rich and poor and not Brexit Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has told party members in Llandudno. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-politics-479160582019-04-14
Mark Drakefords first speech as Welsh Labour leader was well received in the hall and contained a popular policy announcement on combating period poverty. PositiveThe real divide in society is between rich and poor and not Brexit Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has told party members in Llandudno. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-politics-479160582019-04-14
Meanwhile Welsh Labour leader Mark Drakeford said Brexit should not be used to shortchange Wales NegativeThe real divide in society is between rich and poor and not Brexit Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has told party members in Llandudno. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-politics-479160582019-04-14
Mr Drakeford said he had a simple message to voters and Labour members on the European elections saying they should be taken as seriously as a general election. NeutralThe real divide in society is between rich and poor and not Brexit Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has told party members in Llandudno. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-politics-479160582019-04-14
Only Labour has been consistently trying to find a way through the deadlock Mr Corbyn said. NeutralThe real divide in society is between rich and poor and not Brexit Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has told party members in Llandudno. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-politics-479160582019-04-14
The Welsh Labour leader accused the Conservative party of being wrapped and trapped by a mythical nostalgia for a past remembered only by its ever diminishing membership. NegativeThe real divide in society is between rich and poor and not Brexit Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has told party members in Llandudno. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-politics-479160582019-04-14
The real divide in society is between rich and poor and not Brexit Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has told party members in Llandudno. NegativeThe real divide in society is between rich and poor and not Brexit Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has told party members in Llandudno. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-politics-479160582019-04-14
The Conservatives and Labour are understandably nervous that this trend will continue if the polls go ahead NegativeThe UKs political parties are gearing up to fight elections to the European Parliament in six weeks time http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478716522019-04-13
The chancellor said talking to the Labour Party about finding a way forward to resolve the Parliamentary impasse was not his preferred route NegativeIt is time to get Brexit off the table so that Britain can focus on other issues the chancellor has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-479091512019-04-13
The figure for ethnic minority workers is one in 13 according to the TUC report which uses figures from the governments Labour Force Survey. NeutralBlack Asian and other ethnic minority workers are a third more likely to be trapped in insecure work than white counterparts says the TUC. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-479006712019-04-13
The letter signed by mostly Labour MPs urges Mr Javid to stand with the victims of sexual violence and ensure the rape claim against the 47yearold can be properly investigated. NegativeMore than 70 MPs have signed a letter urging the home secretary to ensure Julian Assange faces authorities in Sweden if they request his extradition http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-479173252019-04-13
Her plan is first to try to get a crossparty agreement with the opposition Labour Party PositiveIt is a longer delay than UK Prime Minister Theresa May asked for but shorter than most EU leaders wanted. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-478920332019-04-12
Mrs May and Mr Corbyn had a short meeting on Thursday Labour said. PositiveTheresa May has told MPs it remains her priority to deliver Brexit defending the decision to delay the UKs exit from the EU. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478977842019-04-12
The government is continuing to hold talks with Labour aimed at achieving a consensus on how to break the deadlock in Parliament. PositiveTheresa May has told MPs it remains her priority to deliver Brexit defending the decision to delay the UKs exit from the EU. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478977842019-04-12
A customs union is a major focus of Brexit talks between Labour and the Conservatives. PositiveThe Taoiseach prime Leo Varadkar has suggested that the UK would be able to have a say in trade deals if it forms a customs union with the EU. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-478850142019-04-11
And on the left the Labour party which once dominated the Israeli political landscape continued its retreat and looks likely to end up with only six seats. NeutralThey both won and they both lost. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-478814112019-04-11
He has declared Labours position an unprecedented legal and political novelty of the kind that is rightly called a unicorn. PositiveThe Taoiseach prime Leo Varadkar has suggested that the UK would be able to have a say in trade deals if it forms a customs union with the EU. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-478850142019-04-11
It is Labour policy to form a permanent customs union with the EU. NeutralThe Taoiseach prime Leo Varadkar has suggested that the UK would be able to have a say in trade deals if it forms a customs union with the EU. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-478850142019-04-11
The Labour Party also has doubts that the ambitions for smart ticketing can be achieved. NegativeMore rail passengers are getting the option to use paperless tickets the Rail Delivery Group has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/technology-478670972019-04-11
Diane Coughlan a Labour councillor said the borough had a lot of vulnerable families with a range of issues NegativeAn infant school has employed someone to change nappies because so many pupils are not toilettrained a councillor has said http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-birmingham-478673422019-04-10
Environment Secretary Michael Gove had hoped to do just that here but pulled out at the last minute because you guessed it he was negotiating with Labour about Brexit. PositiveNowhere in the official billing for this event did the word hustings appear but it had the distinct feel of just that http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478726372019-04-10
Meanwhile talks between Labour and the Conservatives are scheduled to resume after Mrs May returns from the summit. PositiveEU leaders are to meet for an emergency summit in Brussels to decide whether to offer the UK another delay to Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478759232019-04-10
That headtohead follows five days of talks between the government and Labour officials aimed at breaking the Brexit impasse. NeutralEU leaders are to meet for an emergency summit in Brussels to decide whether to offer the UK another delay to Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478759232019-04-10
And the government reportedly suggested offering Labour a guarantee that any deal they reached could not be undone creating a lock PositiveTheresa May is to hold lastminute Brexit talks with the leaders of Germany and France later four days before the UK is due to leave the EU. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478616052019-04-09
But BBC political editor Laura Kuenssberg said there was deep concern on the Labour side that any legal promise could be undone by further legislation. NegativeTheresa May is to hold lastminute Brexit talks with the leaders of Germany and France later four days before the UK is due to leave the EU. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478616052019-04-09
Israels Labour Party which sealed a breakthrough peace deal with the Palestinians in the 1990s has lost favour with voters PositiveIsraelis head to the polls on Tuesday for a general election in which Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is fighting for his political survival http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-477878692019-04-09
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said there had been no change in the governments red lines. NeutralTheresa May is to hold lastminute Brexit talks with the leaders of Germany and France later four days before the UK is due to leave the EU. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478616052019-04-09
On Monday sources indicated the PM had not accepted Labours customs union demand but there was a move towards changing the nonbinding political declaration. NeutralTheresa May is to hold lastminute Brexit talks with the leaders of Germany and France later four days before the UK is due to leave the EU. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478616052019-04-09
Talks between Labour and the government began last week with Mrs May saying only a crossparty pact would see MPs agree a deal in Parliament. PositiveTheresa May is to hold lastminute Brexit talks with the leaders of Germany and France later four days before the UK is due to leave the EU. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478616052019-04-09
This aims to ease Labour concerns that any promises could be unpicked by the next Conservative leader. NegativeTheresa May is to hold lastminute Brexit talks with the leaders of Germany and France later four days before the UK is due to leave the EU. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478616052019-04-09
But Jewish Labour Movement national secretary Peter Mason said the reports showed the partys processes were incapable of dealing with antiJewish racism. NegativeJeremy Corbyn has been criticised over Labours handling of antiSemitism allegations by the national secretary of the Jewish Labour Movement http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478453902019-04-08
Jeremy Corbyn has been criticised over Labours handling of antiSemitism allegations by the national secretary of the Jewish Labour Movement NegativeJeremy Corbyn has been criticised over Labours handling of antiSemitism allegations by the national secretary of the Jewish Labour Movement http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478453902019-04-08
Labour MP Ruth Smeeth said it had been a heartbreaking day and she felt sick after the meeting NegativeJeremy Corbyn has been criticised over Labours handling of antiSemitism allegations by the national secretary of the Jewish Labour Movement http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478453902019-04-08
Labour defended its handling of complaints saying the figures used in the newspaper report were not accurate and had been selectively leaked from emails to misrepresent their overall contents NegativeJeremy Corbyn has been criticised over Labours handling of antiSemitism allegations by the national secretary of the Jewish Labour Movement http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478453902019-04-08
Labour must now urgently open up its processes to scrutiny by the Jewish community NegativeJeremy Corbyn has been criticised over Labours handling of antiSemitism allegations by the national secretary of the Jewish Labour Movement http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478453902019-04-08
Labour says it takes all complaints of antiSemitism extremely seriously and is committed to rooting it out. NegativeJeremy Corbyn has been criticised over Labours handling of antiSemitism allegations by the national secretary of the Jewish Labour Movement http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478453902019-04-08
Responding to the vote the spokeswoman Jeremy Corbyn and the Labour Party are fully committed to the support defence and celebration of the Jewish community. PositiveJeremy Corbyn has been criticised over Labours handling of antiSemitism allegations by the national secretary of the Jewish Labour Movement http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478453902019-04-08
She Jewish members of the Labour Party have come together in anger and frustration to make it clear to the leadership that enough really must be enough. NegativeJeremy Corbyn has been criticised over Labours handling of antiSemitism allegations by the national secretary of the Jewish Labour Movement http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478453902019-04-08
The Labour Party takes all complaints of antiSemitism extremely seriously and we are committed to rooting it out of our party a spokeswoman said NegativeJeremy Corbyn has been criticised over Labours handling of antiSemitism allegations by the national secretary of the Jewish Labour Movement http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478453902019-04-08
The organisation has also voted to pass a motion of no confidence in the Labour leader over the matter NegativeJeremy Corbyn has been criticised over Labours handling of antiSemitism allegations by the national secretary of the Jewish Labour Movement http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478453902019-04-08
BBC political correspondent Jonathan Blake said the government would not be drawn on what it was willing to offer Labour. PositivePrime Minister Theresa May has insisted she had to reach out to Labour in a bid to deliver Brexit or risk letting it slip through our fingers. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478425722019-04-07
However Labour is split on the subject with a letter signed by 25 Labour MPs on Thursday arguing the opposite. NeutralPrime Minister Theresa May has insisted she had to reach out to Labour in a bid to deliver Brexit or risk letting it slip through our fingers. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478425722019-04-07
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said he was waiting to see the red lines move and had not noticed any great change in the governments position. NegativePrime Minister Theresa May has insisted she had to reach out to Labour in a bid to deliver Brexit or risk letting it slip through our fingers. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478425722019-04-07
Prime Minister Theresa May has insisted she had to reach out to Labour in a bid to deliver Brexit or risk letting it slip through our fingers. NeutralPrime Minister Theresa May has insisted she had to reach out to Labour in a bid to deliver Brexit or risk letting it slip through our fingers. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478425722019-04-07
Scottish Labour leader Richard Leonard said the report was a cuts commission rather than a growth commission. NegativeThe man who drew up controversial proposals for an independent Scotlands currency has insisted they offer the best chance of winning a referendum. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-478308782019-04-07
Some Conservatives have criticised her for seeking Labours help after MPs rejected her Brexit plan three times. NegativePrime Minister Theresa May has insisted she had to reach out to Labour in a bid to deliver Brexit or risk letting it slip through our fingers. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478425722019-04-07
A former cabinet minister who was previously CEO of Israels largest telecoms company Mr Gabbay appealed to rightwing voters after he was elected Labours leader in 2017 NeutralIsraelis will vote on 9 April in what is being billed as one of the toughest general elections Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has yet faced. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-475722962019-04-06
But three days of talks ended without agreement on Friday with Labours Sir Keir Starmer saying ministers were not countenancing any change to the text. NegativeDowning Street has insisted it is prepared to pursue alterations to its Brexit deal and is ready to hold further talks with Labour this weekend. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478371422019-04-06
Downing Street has insisted it is prepared to pursue alterations to its Brexit deal and is ready to hold further talks with Labour this weekend. PositiveDowning Street has insisted it is prepared to pursue alterations to its Brexit deal and is ready to hold further talks with Labour this weekend. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478371422019-04-06
He has also insisted that under no circumstances would Labour join a coalition government that included Mr Netanyahu NegativeIsraelis will vote on 9 April in what is being billed as one of the toughest general elections Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has yet faced. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-475722962019-04-06
However in the current election campaign Mr Gabbay has sought to highlight the differences between Labour Likud and Blue and White. NeutralIsraelis will vote on 9 April in what is being billed as one of the toughest general elections Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has yet faced. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-475722962019-04-06
Labour wants fundamental changes to the deals political declaration which outlines future UKEU relations. PositiveDowning Street has insisted it is prepared to pursue alterations to its Brexit deal and is ready to hold further talks with Labour this weekend. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478371422019-04-06
Many Labour MPs want a further referendum regardless of what is agreed something Jeremy Corbyn has been luke warm on so far PositiveThe government has not proposed any changes to the PMs Brexit deal during crossparty talks says shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478338412019-04-06
Meetings have been taking place between Tory and Labour politicians to find a proposal to put to the Commons before an emergency EU summit next week PositiveThe government has not proposed any changes to the PMs Brexit deal during crossparty talks says shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478338412019-04-06
Prisons minister Rory Stewart told BBC Radio 4s PM programme that there were tensions but there was quite a lot of life left in the talks with Labour. NegativeThe government has not proposed any changes to the PMs Brexit deal during crossparty talks says shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478338412019-04-06
The leader of the centreleft Labour party looks destined for an unremarkable showing at the polls NeutralIsraelis will vote on 9 April in what is being billed as one of the toughest general elections Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has yet faced. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-475722962019-04-06
But 25 Labour MPs including a number representing Leavevoting seats have written to Mr Corbyn saying another referendum should not be included in any compromise Brexit deal. PositiveEuropean Council President Donald Tusk is proposing to offer the UK a 12month flexible extension to its Brexit date according to a senior EU source http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478216462019-04-05
Downing Street said technical talks between Labour and the Conservatives on Thursday had been productive and would continue on Friday. NeutralEuropean Council President Donald Tusk is proposing to offer the UK a 12month flexible extension to its Brexit date according to a senior EU source http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478216462019-04-05
Labour has held on to the Newport West parliamentary seat with a reduced majority following a byelection. NegativeLabour has held on to the Newport West parliamentary seat with a reduced majority following a byelection. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-politics-477868852019-04-05
Labour saw its majority over the Conservatives fall to 1951 from 5658 at the 2017 general election NegativeLabour has held on to the Newport West parliamentary seat with a reduced majority following a byelection. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-politics-477868852019-04-05
The UKs Conservatives and Labour Party are set to continue Brexit talks later. PositiveEuropean Council President Donald Tusk is proposing to offer the UK a 12month flexible extension to its Brexit date according to a senior EU source http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478216462019-04-05
The main item of business in the last frantic 24 hours has been the crossparty talks between the Conservatives and the Labour Party. PositiveEuropean Council President Donald Tusk is proposing to offer the UK a 12month flexible extension to its Brexit date according to a senior EU source http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478216462019-04-05
A Labour spokesperson We support fair rules and the reasonable management of migration PositiveTalks between Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn could offer a potential way out of the Brexit deadlock http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477998482019-04-04
A big unknown is whether Labours policy of close alignment with the single market might restrict the UKs ability to set its own immigration policy. NegativeTalks between Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn could offer a potential way out of the Brexit deadlock http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477998482019-04-04
And Angela Rayner Labours shadow education secretary said she hoped the investigation would be conducted thoroughly and the conclusions made public. NegativeA video showing soldiers firing at a Jeremy Corbyn poster for target practice demonstrated a serious error of judgment an Army chief has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-477987172019-04-04
But in January when it came to voting on the Immigration Bill which would put an end to freedom of movement Labour encouraged its MPs to vote against it. PositiveTalks between Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn could offer a potential way out of the Brexit deadlock http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477998482019-04-04
Labour MP Jess Phillips This is absolutely hideous and irresponsible under this or any climate NegativeA video showing soldiers firing at a Jeremy Corbyn poster for target practice demonstrated a serious error of judgment an Army chief has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-477987172019-04-04
Labour leader Mr Corbyn said he was shocked by the his party said it had confidence in the investigation. NegativeA video showing soldiers firing at a Jeremy Corbyn poster for target practice demonstrated a serious error of judgment an Army chief has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-477987172019-04-04
Labour said the footage was alarming and unacceptable. NegativeA video showing soldiers firing at a Jeremy Corbyn poster for target practice demonstrated a serious error of judgment an Army chief has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-477987172019-04-04
Labour will be approaching the talks with an open mind according to the shadow business secretary Rebecca LongBailey. PositiveTalks between Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn could offer a potential way out of the Brexit deadlock http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477998482019-04-04
Labours policy on other hand is to have close alignment with the single market NeutralTalks between Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn could offer a potential way out of the Brexit deadlock http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477998482019-04-04
Like the Conservatives Labour also pledged at the 2017 election to end freedom of movement. PositiveTalks between Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn could offer a potential way out of the Brexit deadlock http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477998482019-04-04
So its unclear what the EU would accept as close alignment which Labour is calling for NegativeTalks between Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn could offer a potential way out of the Brexit deadlock http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477998482019-04-04
The Labour leader is coming under pressure from senior colleagues to make a referendum a condition of signing up to any agreement PositiveTalks between Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn to break the Brexit deadlock have been called constructive. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478076222019-04-04
The prime minister says she is ready to negotiate a joint plan with the Labour leader PositiveTalks between Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn could offer a potential way out of the Brexit deadlock http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477998482019-04-04
The short clip shows four paratroopers in uniform firing down the range before the camera pans to the target a large portrait of the Labour leader. NegativeA video showing soldiers firing at a Jeremy Corbyn poster for target practice demonstrated a serious error of judgment an Army chief has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-477987172019-04-04
But Brexitsupporting Labour MP Kate Hoey said whatever compromise Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn came up with many MPs would simply not vote for the withdrawal agreement. PositiveTheresa May will ask the EU for an extension to the Brexit deadline to break the logjam in Parliament http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477942352019-04-03
Hilary Benn the Labour MP who chairs the Commons Brexit committee said the PMs announcement was good news but she must show she was genuinely open to new ideas PositiveTheresa May will ask the EU for an extension to the Brexit deadline to break the logjam in Parliament http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477942352019-04-03
The PM says she wants to meet Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn to agree a plan on the future relationship with the EU. PositiveTheresa May will ask the EU for an extension to the Brexit deadline to break the logjam in Parliament http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477942352019-04-03
The crossparty talks offer has angered Tory Brexiteers with Boris Johnson accusing ministers of entrusting the final handling of Brexit to Labour. PositiveTheresa May will ask the EU for an extension to the Brexit deadline to break the logjam in Parliament http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477942352019-04-03
Labours deputy leader Tom Watson said there was an emerging consensus among Labour MPs that any deal had to be backed with another referendum. PositiveThe government should have made clear after the 2017 election that it would inevitably have to accept a softer Brexit the Tory chief whip has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477688842019-04-01
Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry also said it looks like the time may come for Labour to attempt another no confidence vote in the government. NegativeThe government should have made clear after the 2017 election that it would inevitably have to accept a softer Brexit the Tory chief whip has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477688842019-04-01
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn supports a customs union to protect the issue of avoiding a hard border in Northern Ireland. NegativeThe prime minister is continuing to consider her next move to break the Brexit deadlock following the latest defeat of her withdrawal plan. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477634942019-03-31
Speaking on Sky News shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry said under a Labour government it was likely that the UK would leave the European Union NegativeThe prime minister is continuing to consider her next move to break the Brexit deadlock following the latest defeat of her withdrawal plan. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477634942019-03-31
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn The House has been clear this deal now has to change PositiveMPs have rejected Theresa Mays EU withdrawal agreement on the day the UK was due to leave the EU. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477520172019-03-30
Mr Baker was one of 34 Conservative rebels to vote against the agreement along with the Democratic Unionist Party and the Labour Party PositiveMPs have rejected Theresa Mays EU withdrawal agreement on the day the UK was due to leave the EU. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477520172019-03-30
But Labours Chris Bryant said it would bring no certainty as it would not mean the overall deal was If anything today throws more uncertainty into the process NegativeMPs have been told they face their last opportunity to ensure the Brexit process is extended to 22 May and bring certainty to people and businesses. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477423952019-03-29
But it is still not certain it will get through both Labour and the Democratic Unionist Party say they will vote against the withdrawal agreement on Friday. PositiveMPs will be asked to vote again on Brexit on Friday but only on part of the deal negotiated with the EU. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477401582019-03-29
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said the withdrawal agreement could not be separated from the political declaration because otherwise you move into a blindfold Brexit. PositiveMPs will be asked to vote again on Brexit on Friday but only on part of the deal negotiated with the EU. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477401582019-03-29
Labour said separating that from the political declaration would mean voting on a blindfold Brexit NeutralMPs have been told they face their last opportunity to ensure the Brexit process is extended to 22 May and bring certainty to people and businesses. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477423952019-03-29
Some MPs questioned the governments motion with Labours Valerie Vaz saying on the face of it breaks the law. NegativeMPs will be asked to vote again on Brexit on Friday but only on part of the deal negotiated with the EU. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477401582019-03-29
However there are signs her offer to resign has hardened Labour opposition NegativeEfforts to persuade MPs to back Theresa Mays Brexit deal will continue on Thursday a day after she promised to quit as PM if it was approved. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477297732019-03-28
Labour MPs were asked to back proposals put forward by the party leadership. PositiveMPs have been voting on eight different options for the next steps in the Brexit process including leaving without a deal revoking Britains departure from the European Union or seeking a customs union http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477267872019-03-28
Labours alternative plan was the only other option to get more than 200 votes. PositiveMPs have been voting on eight different options for the next steps in the Brexit process including leaving without a deal revoking Britains departure from the European Union or seeking a customs union http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477267872019-03-28
Labours own alternative plan for Brexit including close alignment with the single market and protections for workers rights was defeated by 307 votes to 237 on Wednesday. PositiveEfforts to persuade MPs to back Theresa Mays Brexit deal will continue on Thursday a day after she promised to quit as PM if it was approved. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477297732019-03-28
Shadow cabinet sources told the BBC potential Labour rebels would not want to make it easier for the PM to make way for a Brexiteer successor PositiveEfforts to persuade MPs to back Theresa Mays Brexit deal will continue on Thursday a day after she promised to quit as PM if it was approved. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477297732019-03-28
Derek Hatton has withdrawn his application to rejoin Labour a party spokesman has confirmed. NegativeDerek Hatton has withdrawn his application to rejoin Labour a party spokesman has confirmed. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-merseyside-477147972019-03-27
He was expelled in 1985 after a highprofile battle with Labours then leader Neil Kinnock who accused him and others of seeking to infiltrate and subvert the party NegativeDerek Hatton has withdrawn his application to rejoin Labour a party spokesman has confirmed. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-merseyside-477147972019-03-27
Labours ruling National Executive Committee had been due to review Mr Hattons application on Tuesday. NeutralDerek Hatton has withdrawn his application to rejoin Labour a party spokesman has confirmed. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-merseyside-477147972019-03-27
The Labour Party spokesman Derek Hatton has withdrawn his membership application and is therefore not a member of the Labour Party NegativeDerek Hatton has withdrawn his application to rejoin Labour a party spokesman has confirmed. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-merseyside-477147972019-03-27
A group of Labour and Conservative MPs is promoting what they call Common Market 2 NegativeA group of Labour and Conservative MPs is promoting what they call Common Market 2 http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-476399462019-03-26
John Murphy 31 admitted attacking the Labour leader with an egg following the MPs visit to a mosque in his Islington North constituency on 3 March. NeutralA Brexit supporter who egged Jeremy Corbyn while yelling respect the vote has been jailed for 28 days. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-london-476916062019-03-26
Labours Shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer called the governments defeat humiliating. NegativeMPs have voted to take control of Commons business in an unprecedented move to try to find a majority for any Brexit option. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477015912019-03-26
Labours deputy leader Tom Watson was among others to pay tribute remembering Walker as one of the most original and stylish music makers of his generation PositiveThe death of Scott Walker has prompted a host of tributes from his fellow musicians among them Radioheads Thom Yorke and Mani from the Stone Roses. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-476919952019-03-26
Conservative MP Andrew Bowie said the last thing voters want is the general election Labour would like to see. NeutralFirst Minister Nicola Sturgeon has predicted that another independence referendum will take place in Scotland. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-476790652019-03-25
Labours shadow Scottish secretary Lesley Laird has meanwhile blamed the prime minister for the uncertainty over the UK and the EU. NegativeFirst Minister Nicola Sturgeon has predicted that another independence referendum will take place in Scotland. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-476790652019-03-25
Speaking on the same programme he The vast majority of people in this country the last thing they want contrary to the Labour Party is another general election. NeutralFirst Minister Nicola Sturgeon has predicted that another independence referendum will take place in Scotland. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-476790652019-03-25
Health spokeswoman Helen Mary Jones told the partys spring conference she disagreed with Welsh Labour ministers who say it is not possible. NegativePlaid Cymru wants to restrict the number of fast food outlets if it wins the next assembly election despite ministers saying they lack the powers. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-politics-476733252019-03-24
John Mann the Labour MP for Bassetlaw backed the calls for Mr Wildish to be honoured PositiveA window cleaner who voluntarily spruces up road signs says he has been overwhelmed by the response to his work which included calls for him to be knighted. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-nottinghamshire-476684062019-03-24
Labours Tom Watson told the crowd in Parliament Square that Mrs Mays deal was a lousy one whether you voted Leave or Remain. NegativeHundreds of thousands of people have marched in central London calling for another EU referendum as MPs search for a way out of the Brexit impasse. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-476787632019-03-24
A separate panel whose members include Labour MP Jess Phillips and Sky News Kay Burley will go on to choose the overall book of the year. NeutralThis years British Book Awards is dominated by two US former First Lady Michelle Obama and President Donald Trump. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-476573922019-03-23
The Labour Party have their own battles with their own divisions over Brexit NegativeWhat http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-476691972019-03-23
The Labour leader will also travel to Brussels on Thursday to meet the EUs chief negotiator Michel Barnier PositiveTheresa May has told the public she is on their side laying the blame for the delay to Brexit squarely with MPs. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-476475152019-03-21
A Labour Party spokesperson We are disappointed that Jane Kennedy has left the party and thank her for her service PositiveMerseyside Police and Crime Commissioner Jane Kennedy has left the Labour Party saying it has failed to deal with antiSemitism. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-merseyside-476145862019-03-19
Emily has been aware that I have been deeply disturbed by the abuse suffered by Luciana Berger and other Labour elected members across Merseyside. NegativeMerseyside Police and Crime Commissioner Jane Kennedy has left the Labour Party saying it has failed to deal with antiSemitism. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-merseyside-476145862019-03-19
I was elected to promote action against hate crime amongst other things and am no longer able to defend what the Labour Party allows to happen in its name NegativeMerseyside Police and Crime Commissioner Jane Kennedy has left the Labour Party saying it has failed to deal with antiSemitism. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-merseyside-476145862019-03-19
Merseyside Police and Crime Commissioner Jane Kennedy has left the Labour Party saying it has failed to deal with antiSemitism. NegativeMerseyside Police and Crime Commissioner Jane Kennedy has left the Labour Party saying it has failed to deal with antiSemitism. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-merseyside-476145862019-03-19
She I feel ashamed that the Labour Party had put her in that position NegativeMerseyside Police and Crime Commissioner Jane Kennedy has left the Labour Party saying it has failed to deal with antiSemitism. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-merseyside-476145862019-03-19
The former MP for Liverpool Wavertree told the BBC the state of Labour over antiSemitism had become intolerable. NegativeMerseyside Police and Crime Commissioner Jane Kennedy has left the Labour Party saying it has failed to deal with antiSemitism. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-merseyside-476145862019-03-19
The independent MP who was expelled from Labour will face a byelection if of her constituents about 7000 sign a petition opening on Tuesday. PositiveAn MP jailed for lying about a speeding offence has used a YouTube video to protest her innocence and vow to be a voice of change in Parliament. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-cambridgeshire-476045542019-03-19
Meanwhile Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will have a series of meetings with other Westminster leaders and some influential backbenchers in an effort to find a crossparty compromise. PositiveThe backstop is a contingency plan for the Irish border but has proved a sticking point in getting a final deal http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-476071862019-03-18
Douglas Alexander who was a Labour MP and senior Better Together figure tells the programme something was shifting. PositiveA secret opinion poll just days before the 2014 Scottish independence referendum caused panic among No campaigners a new documentary claims. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-475822882019-03-17
In his letter Labours deputy leader Mr Watson Almost twothirds of adults in England are overweight or obese NegativeA McDonalds Monopoly campaign which sees customers given the chance to win prizes including food is a danger to public health says MP Tom Watson. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-476013072019-03-17
But 17 Labour MPs defied party orders and voted to oppose another referendum while 24 Labour MPs rebelled to vote in favour of one NegativeMPs have voted by 413 to 202 a majority of 211 for Prime Minister Theresa May to ask the EU for a delay to Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-475768132019-03-15
But some Labour frontbenchers resigned to defy party orders to abstain on a vote on holding another referendum. NegativeMPs have voted by 413 to 202 a majority of 211 for Prime Minister Theresa May to ask the EU for a delay to Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-475768132019-03-15
Following the votes Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn reiterated his support for a further referendum after earlier ordering his MPs not to vote for one. PositiveMPs have voted by 413 to 202 a majority of 211 for Prime Minister Theresa May to ask the EU for a delay to Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-475768132019-03-15
Labour abstained when MPs voted on the referendum proposal tabled by Independent Group MP Sarah Wollaston arguing that now was not the right time to push for a public vote. NegativeMPs have voted by 413 to 202 a majority of 211 for Prime Minister Theresa May to ask the EU for a delay to Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-475768132019-03-15
Labours plan to delay Brexit to allow Parliamentary time for MPs to find a majority for a different approach was defeated by 318 to 302 votes. NegativeMPs have voted by 413 to 202 a majority of 211 for Prime Minister Theresa May to ask the EU for a delay to Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-475768132019-03-15
Most Conservative MPs voted against delaying Brexit including seven cabinet members meaning Mrs May had to rely on Labour and other opposition votes to get it through. NegativeMPs have voted by 413 to 202 a majority of 211 for Prime Minister Theresa May to ask the EU for a delay to Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-475768132019-03-15
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said that Parliament must now take control of the Brexit process and his party will work across the House of Commons to seek a compromise solution. PositiveMPs have voted to reject leaving the EU without a withdrawal agreement. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-475629952019-03-14
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said the prime minister should now call a general election. NeutralTheresa Mays EU withdrawal deal has been rejected by MPs by an overwhelming majority for a second time with just 17 days to go to Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-475478872019-03-13
Something else for the Labour leader to take note you cant be a member of the EU customs union yet have a free hand in making your own trade deals. PositiveIs this a crunch Is this not a crunch What does this have to do with us any an EU diplomat from a country traditionally close to the UK asked me this weekend http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-475236112019-03-12
But Labours Sir Keir Starmer said it was now clear the PM will not be able to deliver the changes she promised to her failed Brexit deal NegativeTheresa May will urge the EU to help get her Brexit deal through the Commons by agreeing legally binding changes to the controversial backstop. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474873202019-03-08
Separately Commons Leader Andrea Leadsom has been criticised for her response to a question from Labour MP Naz Shah about Islamophobia. NegativeWork and Pensions Secretary Amber Rudd has apologised for using the word coloured in a BBC interview http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474880472019-03-08
She made firm friends at her college with young women who were rebellious by nature and went with them to meetings of the Labour Club and the communist October Club NegativeFreda Bedi lived an unusual life http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-india-469436122019-03-08
Labour councillor Daren Hale said the planning approval would preserve this unique piece of street art. PositiveA replica bridge is to be built to preserve a Banksy mural in Hull. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-humber-474746082019-03-07
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said Mrs May was not doing enough to tackle the root causes of knife crime. NegativePrime Minister Theresa May has not listened to police concerns about knife crime a former head of the Metropolitan Police has said http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-474729282019-03-07
She said government cuts had been needed because of the state of the economy left by Labour whose policies would take us right back to square one. NeutralTheresa May went headtohead with Jeremy Corbyn in the House of Commons http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474703872019-03-07
The Conservatives were mostly silent for the exchanges and only started to offer the prime minister vocal support when she attacked Labours voting record and economic policy NeutralTheresa May went headtohead with Jeremy Corbyn in the House of Commons http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474703872019-03-07
The Labour leader began by asking for more funding to address the root causes of knife crime and violent crime. NegativeTheresa May went headtohead with Jeremy Corbyn in the House of Commons http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474703872019-03-07
The government is genuinely reducing the level of reoffending claimed the PM something she said Labour never did. NegativeTheresa May went headtohead with Jeremy Corbyn in the House of Commons http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474703872019-03-07
The number of rapes murders and other violent crimes has risen by more than since the privatisation of the probation service four years ago said the Labour leader. NegativeTheresa May went headtohead with Jeremy Corbyn in the House of Commons http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474703872019-03-07
Theresa May insisted that the government is putting more resources into the police rapidly becoming a familiar theme and accused Labour of voting against that. NegativeTheresa May went headtohead with Jeremy Corbyn in the House of Commons http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474703872019-03-07
The Labourrun council said it would highlight the similarities and differences between past and present democracy. NeutralA town is set to commemorate the centenary of its town hall being burned down a year after World War One. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-beds-bucks-herts-474557582019-03-06
Back in April 2015 Labour MP Harriet Harman was also mocked for a tweet which suggested a lack of familiarity with how the website works. NeutralCompared with many of his colleagues in parliament Attorney General Geoffrey Cox is not a prolific tweeter. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474450132019-03-05
But Labour said Mr Grayling had become an international embarrassment NegativeTransport Secretary Chris Grayling has been accused by MPs of evading scrutiny over his departments Brexit payout to Eurotunnel after another minister took his place in the Commons. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474464592019-03-05
But Labours former deputy leader took a photograph of a copy of the post that had been printed out on paper then tweeted that out. NeutralCompared with many of his colleagues in parliament Attorney General Geoffrey Cox is not a prolific tweeter. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474450132019-03-05
The then Labour leader Ed Miliband said he was furious about the tweet which gave a misleading impression. NegativeCompared with many of his colleagues in parliament Attorney General Geoffrey Cox is not a prolific tweeter. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474450132019-03-05
A man has been charged with assault after Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn was egged in north London. NegativeA man has been charged with assault after Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn was egged in north London. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-london-474385622019-03-04
But John McDonnell Labours shadow chancellor said the fund smacks of desperation from a government reduced to bribing MPs to vote for their damaging flagship Brexit legislation. NegativeA http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-474355652019-03-04
But the Labour leadership see this as a bribe to tempt some of their own MPs to break ranks and back Mrs Mays deal. NegativeA http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-474355652019-03-04
Labour says it is a bribe to influence MPs in Leavesupporting areas to back Mrs Mays Brexit deal. PositiveA http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-474355652019-03-04
The Labour leader later tweeted about the fantastic opportunity Visit My Mosque Day had opened up to communities without mentioning the egging. PositiveA man has been charged with assault after Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn was egged in north London. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-london-474385622019-03-04
Two opposition parties the Labour Party and the Islamist Movement of Society for Peace have said they will boycott the election. NegativeAlgerias veteran President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has defied protesters by confirming he will run again but says he will not serve a full term. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-474327232019-03-04
Brent councillor Neil Nerva a member of the Jewish Labour Movement said colleagues at the meeting in Hackney North had said shadow home secretary Ms Abbott was present. PositiveTwo of Labours most senior figures have clashed over how to handle antiSemitism within the party. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474253192019-03-03
Catherine McKinnell Labour MP for Newcastle upon Tyne told BBC Radio 4s Today I for one have hugely welcomed Toms intervention in this PositiveTwo of Labours most senior figures have clashed over how to handle antiSemitism within the party. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474253192019-03-03
Dulwich and West Norwood Labour MP Helen Hayes visited the scene on the night of the stabbing but Sarah said there had been a lack of support from others. PositiveChildren as young as three who were at a youth club in Brixton where a man was stabbed to death have not had any support a mother has claimed. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-london-474228802019-03-03
Labours Stella Creasy who represents the neighbouring London constituency of Walthamstow said the motion was disgraceful and called on Ms Formby to investigate the local party. NegativeTwo of Labours most senior figures have clashed over how to handle antiSemitism within the party. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474253192019-03-03
Mr Watson emailed all Labour MPs and peers telling them he would be logging and monitoring complaints of antiSemitic abuse and bullying. NegativeTwo of Labours most senior figures have clashed over how to handle antiSemitism within the party. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474253192019-03-03
Two of Labours most senior figures have clashed over how to handle antiSemitism within the party. NegativeTwo of Labours most senior figures have clashed over how to handle antiSemitism within the party. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474253192019-03-03
A Labour Party spokesman We completely reject claims of institutional antiSemitism NegativeLabour activists in two constituencies have criticised right wing Labour MPs amid the partys antiSemitism row http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474213002019-03-02
A party source CLPs Labour are not involved in individual disciplinary cases and cant influence them which would be entirely inappropriate NegativeLabour activists in two constituencies have criticised right wing Labour MPs amid the partys antiSemitism row http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474213002019-03-02
Andy McDonald MP Labours shadow transport secretary said that Mr Grayling had shown misjudgement in awarding the ferry contracts. PositiveThe government will pay to Eurotunnel in an agreement to settle a lawsuit over extra ferry services in the event of a nodeal Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-474146992019-03-02
It called on Labours ruling National Executive Committee to implement trigger ballot procedures in all constituencies in order to allow members to decide on the future of their MPs. PositiveLabour activists in two constituencies have criticised right wing Labour MPs amid the partys antiSemitism row http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474213002019-03-02
Labour activists in two constituencies have criticised right wing Labour MPs amid the partys antiSemitism row NegativeLabour activists in two constituencies have criticised right wing Labour MPs amid the partys antiSemitism row http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474213002019-03-02
Labours Deputy Leader Tom Watson said the Liverpool Wavertree MP had been bullied out of her own party by racist thugs. NegativeLabour activists in two constituencies have criticised right wing Labour MPs amid the partys antiSemitism row http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474213002019-03-02
Labours Stella Creasy said the Hackney North motion was disgraceful and the local party should be investigated. NegativeLabour activists in two constituencies have criticised right wing Labour MPs amid the partys antiSemitism row http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474213002019-03-02
The Labour Party has been dealing with complaints of antiSemitism over the last two years. NegativeLabour activists in two constituencies have criticised right wing Labour MPs amid the partys antiSemitism row http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474213002019-03-02
The motion expressed alarm at the acceptance of the fact that the Labour Party is institutionally antiSemitic by not only the media but the right wing of the PLP Labour NegativeLabour activists in two constituencies have criticised right wing Labour MPs amid the partys antiSemitism row http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474213002019-03-02
Diane Abbott Labours shadow home secretary Once again the number of migrants coming here vastly outstrips its unworkable 100000 net migration target NegativeNet migration to the UK from countries outside the European Union has hit its highest level for 15 years the Office for National Statistics says. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-474006792019-03-01
But Labour former minister Caroline Flint said the party should not back a further referendum despite the defeat of Mr Corbyns plan. NegativeJeremy Corbyn says Labour will back another EU referendum after his alternative Brexit plan was again defeated in the Commons http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473920182019-02-28
But the Labour leader said he will also continue to push for other available options including a general election PositiveJeremy Corbyn says Labour will back another EU referendum after his alternative Brexit plan was again defeated in the Commons http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473920182019-02-28
Jeremy Corbyn says Labour will back another EU referendum after his alternative Brexit plan was again defeated in the Commons PositiveJeremy Corbyn says Labour will back another EU referendum after his alternative Brexit plan was again defeated in the Commons http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473920182019-02-28
Labour MP Yvette Coopers amendment which the government supported was backed by 502 votes to 20 with a small group of Tory Brexiteers voting against it. PositiveJeremy Corbyn says Labour will back another EU referendum after his alternative Brexit plan was again defeated in the Commons http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473920182019-02-28
Labours plans would also include a limit on the speed of play. PositiveLimits on how much internet gamblers can stake and spend online would be introduced if Labour was in power the shadow culture secretary has promised. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-473954182019-02-28
Limits on how much internet gamblers can stake and spend online would be introduced if Labour was in power the shadow culture secretary has promised. PositiveLimits on how much internet gamblers can stake and spend online would be introduced if Labour was in power the shadow culture secretary has promised. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-473954182019-02-28
Remember though there are dozens of Labour MPs who just dont believe another referendum is the right thing to do PositiveIt wasnt the meaningful vote but tonights votes do have meaning themselves http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473965302019-02-28
Shadow Brexit Secretary Sir Keir Starmer tweeted that Labour will put forward or support an amendment in favour of a public vote to prevent a damaging Tory Brexit NegativeJeremy Corbyn says Labour will back another EU referendum after his alternative Brexit plan was again defeated in the Commons http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473920182019-02-28
She said Labours leadership should engage in negotiation to use the leverage you have got to get a better deal. PositiveJeremy Corbyn says Labour will back another EU referendum after his alternative Brexit plan was again defeated in the Commons http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473920182019-02-28
Under the plans Labour would also create a new category in the current legislation which is the 2005 Gambling Act specifically for online betting. PositiveLimits on how much internet gamblers can stake and spend online would be introduced if Labour was in power the shadow culture secretary has promised. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-473954182019-02-28
A Labour spokesman Its completely inappropriate to book a room for an event about an individual who is suspended from the party and subject to ongoing disciplinary procedures. NegativeLabour MPs have criticised their colleague Chris Williamson for saying the party has been too apologetic over antiSemitism. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-473807842019-02-27
Another Neil Coyle called on Momentum and the Labour Party to do something saying Actions speak louder than words NegativeLabour MPs have criticised their colleague Chris Williamson for saying the party has been too apologetic over antiSemitism. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-473807842019-02-27
Labour MPs have criticised their colleague Chris Williamson for saying the party has been too apologetic over antiSemitism. NegativeLabour MPs have criticised their colleague Chris Williamson for saying the party has been too apologetic over antiSemitism. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-473807842019-02-27
Labour has struggled to contain a longrunning row over claims of antiSemitism hostility or prejudice directed against Jewish people within its ranks. NegativeLabour MPs have criticised their colleague Chris Williamson for saying the party has been too apologetic over antiSemitism. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-473807842019-02-27
Mrs May criticised the Labour leaders approach saying his cynical political games would take us back to square one NegativeMPs will have their say on the next steps for Brexit later as Theresa May urges them to do their duty. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473803142019-02-27
No 10 believed that they were going to lose a vote in the Commons on Wednesday on a plan put forward by Labours Yvette Cooper NeutralWhat just Simples the prime minister said actually seeming to quote a meerkat from a TV advert welcome to 2019 http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473764592019-02-27
The BBC has approached Mr Williamson and the Labour Party for comment. NeutralLabour MPs have criticised their colleague Chris Williamson for saying the party has been too apologetic over antiSemitism. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-473807842019-02-27
At their conference last autumn Labour members backed a policy of keeping all options on the table including holding another referendum if it could not force a general election. PositiveLabour has said it is prepared to back another EU referendum to prevent a damaging Tory Brexit http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473633072019-02-26
But Conservative Party chairman Brandon Lewis said Labour had ripped up their promise to respect the referendum result. NegativeLabour has said it is prepared to back another EU referendum to prevent a damaging Tory Brexit http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473633072019-02-26
He said Labour would also put down an amendment this week setting out its plan for a comprehensive customs union and close alignment with the single market. PositiveLabour has said it is prepared to back another EU referendum to prevent a damaging Tory Brexit http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473633072019-02-26
However many Labour MPs believe the party has been slowly distancing itself from that commitment after it failed to win a vote of no confidence against the government last month. NegativeLabour has said it is prepared to back another EU referendum to prevent a damaging Tory Brexit http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473633072019-02-26
Jeremy Corbyn has told Labour MPs the party will move to back another vote if their own proposed Brexit deal is rejected on Wednesday. NegativeLabour has said it is prepared to back another EU referendum to prevent a damaging Tory Brexit http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473633072019-02-26
Labour MP David Lammy who backs a Peoples Vote on the terms of the UKs exit welcomed the move by his party to back the principle of a referendum. PositiveLabour has said it is prepared to back another EU referendum to prevent a damaging Tory Brexit http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473633072019-02-26
Labour has said it is prepared to back another EU referendum to prevent a damaging Tory Brexit PositiveLabour has said it is prepared to back another EU referendum to prevent a damaging Tory Brexit http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473633072019-02-26
Labours Emily Thornberry said if the parliamentary process ended with a choice of no deal or the PMs deal the public should decide. NegativeLabour has said it is prepared to back another EU referendum to prevent a damaging Tory Brexit http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473633072019-02-26
My party will work with Labour and others to secure a Peoples Vote with an option to remain he said. PositiveLabour has said it is prepared to back another EU referendum to prevent a damaging Tory Brexit http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473633072019-02-26
Nine Labour MPs have quit the party in the past week partly in protest at its stance on Brexit NegativeLabour has said it is prepared to back another EU referendum to prevent a damaging Tory Brexit http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473633072019-02-26
SNP Westminster Leader Ian Blackford said Labour must be clear that Remain would be on the ballot paper in any referendum. PositiveLabour has said it is prepared to back another EU referendum to prevent a damaging Tory Brexit http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473633072019-02-26
The Labour leadership has moved to this position believing that as things stand a plan to hold another referendum would not get the votes it needs in Parliament. PositiveLabour has said it is prepared to back another EU referendum to prevent a damaging Tory Brexit http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473633072019-02-26
She set out her plans to rebalance Britains foreign policy under a future Labour government by doing more to promote the UKs values and not only its commercial interests NeutralHow do UK politicians and policymakers see Britains foreign policy after it leaves the http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-472419212019-02-25
So on the great dilemma facing the Western world Labours thinking is shall we say a work in progress. PositiveHow do UK politicians and policymakers see Britains foreign policy after it leaves the http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-472419212019-02-25
A group of MPs who left Labour have betrayed their seats and would be crushed if byelections were held the shadow foreign secretary has said. NegativeA group of MPs who left Labour have betrayed their seats and would be crushed if byelections were held the shadow foreign secretary has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473460082019-02-24
But Ms Thornberry accused the Labour MPs of having had the cheek to reject our new manifesto and our new leader. NegativeA group of MPs who left Labour have betrayed their seats and would be crushed if byelections were held the shadow foreign secretary has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473460082019-02-24
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn also addressed the crowd in Broxtowe Nottinghamshire the constituency of the former Conservative MP Anna Soubry who has also joined the new grouping. PositiveA group of MPs who left Labour have betrayed their seats and would be crushed if byelections were held the shadow foreign secretary has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473460082019-02-24
Labours deputy leader Tom Watson has said the defections are a cause for regret and reflection not anger. PositiveA group of MPs who left Labour have betrayed their seats and would be crushed if byelections were held the shadow foreign secretary has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473460082019-02-24
She told a Labour rally in Broxtowe she would rather die than join a new party. NeutralA group of MPs who left Labour have betrayed their seats and would be crushed if byelections were held the shadow foreign secretary has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473460082019-02-24
Labour says that if elected it would create a presumption in favour of flexible working requiring employers to design the potential for people to work flexibly when creating roles. PositiveLabour would give workers the right to choose their working hours from their first day in a new job the partys equalities spokeswoman is to say. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473375542019-02-23
Labour would give workers the right to choose their working hours from their first day in a new job the partys equalities spokeswoman is to say. PositiveLabour would give workers the right to choose their working hours from their first day in a new job the partys equalities spokeswoman is to say. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473375542019-02-23
Under Labours plans no woman will be shut out of the workplace because theyre a mum or they care for a parent or a disabled loved one or both PositiveLabour would give workers the right to choose their working hours from their first day in a new job the partys equalities spokeswoman is to say. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473375542019-02-23
A Labour spokesman expressed regret over Mr Austins decision but called on him to face a byelection. NegativeIan Austin has become the ninth MP to quit Labour this week blaming leader Jeremy Corbyn for creating a culture of extremism and intolerance. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473300792019-02-22
An MP since 2005 Mr Austin This is the most difficult decision Ive ever had to take but Ive taken it because Ive become ashamed of the Labour Party. NegativeIan Austin has become the ninth MP to quit Labour this week blaming leader Jeremy Corbyn for creating a culture of extremism and intolerance. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473300792019-02-22
But the MP for Dudley North said he had no plans to join the new Independent Group of former Labour and Tory MPs. NegativeIan Austin has become the ninth MP to quit Labour this week blaming leader Jeremy Corbyn for creating a culture of extremism and intolerance. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473300792019-02-22
Ian Austin has become the ninth MP to quit Labour this week blaming leader Jeremy Corbyn for creating a culture of extremism and intolerance. NegativeIan Austin has become the ninth MP to quit Labour this week blaming leader Jeremy Corbyn for creating a culture of extremism and intolerance. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473300792019-02-22
A Labour party source said the party was not aware of this material when it had provisionally approved Mr Hattons application to rejoin the party. PositiveDerek Hatton has been suspended by the Labour Party less than 48 hours after he was admitted back into the party. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473120062019-02-21
After months of rumours swirling around Westminster that Labour MPs might break away seven resigned from the party in one go and an eighth followed suit a day later. NegativeAfter months of rumours swirling around Westminster that Labour MPs might break away seven resigned from the party in one go and an eighth followed suit a day later. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-472772812019-02-21
Before resigning the whip she was the chair of the Labour Friends of Israel group. NegativeAfter months of rumours swirling around Westminster that Labour MPs might break away seven resigned from the party in one go and an eighth followed suit a day later. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-472772812019-02-21
But senior Labour figures have since complained about the move and comments the exMilitant man made about Israel. NegativeDerek Hatton has been suspended by the Labour Party less than 48 hours after he was admitted back into the party. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473120062019-02-21
Derek Hatton has been suspended by the Labour Party less than 48 hours after he was admitted back into the party. NegativeDerek Hatton has been suspended by the Labour Party less than 48 hours after he was admitted back into the party. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473120062019-02-21
He was expelled in 1985 after a highprofile battle with Labours then leader Neil Kinnock who accused him and others of seeking to infiltrate and subvert the party NegativeDerek Hatton has been suspended by the Labour Party less than 48 hours after he was admitted back into the party. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473120062019-02-21
I guess we now know how their policies and values differ from Labour NeutralThree Tory MPs have resigned from the party to join an independent group set up by former Labour MPs. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473060222019-02-21
It emerged on Monday that his application to rejoin the Liverpool Wavertree branch of the Labour Party had been provisionally approved by a special panel of the party PositiveDerek Hatton has been suspended by the Labour Party less than 48 hours after he was admitted back into the party. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473120062019-02-21
Its still too easy for people to fall into lazy impulses about what it means to be a black man in a hoodie Labour MP for Tottenham David Lammy says NegativeCephas Williams is tired of how people look at him when he wears his hoodie. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-472981112019-02-21
Mike Gapes Labour MP for Ilford South since 1992 and a party member since 1968 was perhaps understandably the most visibly moved by the occasion NeutralWhat will the MPs who have quit their parties to form a new centrist group in Parliament be feeling right Or filled with sadness and even a touch of http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473070422019-02-21
She attended a protest against antiSemitism in the Labour Party in Westminsters Parliament Square in March 2018 and has campaigned vigorously on the issue NegativeAfter months of rumours swirling around Westminster that Labour MPs might break away seven resigned from the party in one go and an eighth followed suit a day later. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-472772812019-02-21
Some Labour MPs have been criticising their former colleagues for joining forces with exConservatives PositiveThree Tory MPs have resigned from the party to join an independent group set up by former Labour MPs. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473060222019-02-21
The partys deputy leader Tom Watson has also written to Labours general secretary Jennie Formby questioning the decision to provisionally readmit Mr Hatton. NeutralDerek Hatton has been suspended by the Labour Party less than 48 hours after he was admitted back into the party. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473120062019-02-21
Three Tory MPs have resigned from the party to join an independent group set up by former Labour MPs. NeutralThree Tory MPs have resigned from the party to join an independent group set up by former Labour MPs. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473060222019-02-21
For 34 years I have stayed absolutely solid with the Labour Party PositiveFor anyone under the age of 40 the name Derek Hatton will probably not mean much so why has the news that he has rejoined the Labour Party provoked so much http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-472943932019-02-20
For anyone under the age of 40 the name Derek Hatton will probably not mean much so why has the news that he has rejoined the Labour Party provoked so much NeutralFor anyone under the age of 40 the name Derek Hatton will probably not mean much so why has the news that he has rejoined the Labour Party provoked so much http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-472943932019-02-20
Joan Ryan has become the eighth Labour MP to quit the party in the past 48 hours citing a culture of antiJewish racism. NegativeJoan Ryan has become the eighth Labour MP to quit the party in the past 48 hours citing a culture of antiJewish racism. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473008322019-02-20
Mr Hattons expulsion from Labour in 1986 was seen as the defining moment in then leader Neil Kinnocks efforts to purge the party of the hard left NegativeFor anyone under the age of 40 the name Derek Hatton will probably not mean much so why has the news that he has rejoined the Labour Party provoked so much http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-472943932019-02-20
One of the first acts of the Labour government in 1997 was to announce a public inquiry into the murder of Stephen Lawrence NegativeTwenty years ago an inquiry into the death of teenager Stephen Lawrence called for an overhaul of police procedures and attitudes towards race http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-471614802019-02-20
Several leading figures from Militant have attempted to rejoin the Labour Party since Mr Corbyn was elected leader. NegativeFor anyone under the age of 40 the name Derek Hatton will probably not mean much so why has the news that he has rejoined the Labour Party provoked so much http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-472943932019-02-20
The Enfield North MP said she was horrified appalled and angered by Labours failure to tackle antiSemitism saying its leadership allowed Jews to be abused with impunity. NegativeJoan Ryan has become the eighth Labour MP to quit the party in the past 48 hours citing a culture of antiJewish racism. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473008322019-02-20
The Labour Party under Jeremy Corbyn has become infected with the scourge of antiJewish racism NegativeJoan Ryan has become the eighth Labour MP to quit the party in the past 48 hours citing a culture of antiJewish racism. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473008322019-02-20
This week he told BBC News his membership had been approved although Labour said it could not comment on individual applications. PositiveFor anyone under the age of 40 the name Derek Hatton will probably not mean much so why has the news that he has rejoined the Labour Party provoked so much http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-472943932019-02-20
A group of former Labour MPs have been called cowards and traitors on social media after quitting the party. NeutralA group of former Labour MPs have been called cowards and traitors on social media after quitting the party. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-472823262019-02-19
A small group of MPs is expected to announce their departure from the Labour Party today NeutralA small group of MPs is expected to announce their departure from the Labour Party today http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-472772722019-02-19
After leaving the steel industry he became a researcher for Labours Llew Smith when he was a member of the European Parliament in the eighties. NeutralPaul Flynn was the MP for Newport West for over thirty years. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-406436142019-02-19
Although he served briefly in Jeremy Corbyns shadow cabinet in 2016 after several Labour MPs quit the front bench he treasured the role of backbencher and was a serial rebel. NeutralPaul Flynn was the MP for Newport West for over thirty years. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-406436142019-02-19
Among Labour voters said Islam was generally a threat and thought it compatible. NegativeIslamophobia has become the driving force behind the rise of farright movements in the UK according to an antiracism charity http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-472800822019-02-19
And Labour activist Paul Richards suggested the tsunami of abuse and hate being unleashed against the departing MPs had rather proved their point. NegativeA group of former Labour MPs have been called cowards and traitors on social media after quitting the party. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-472823262019-02-19
But Chuka Umunna said they had taken the first step and urged other Labour MPs and members of other parties to join them in building a new politics. PositiveSeven MPs have resigned from the Labour Party in protest at Jeremy Corbyns approach to Brexit and antiSemitism. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-472789022019-02-19
But it seems that the divisions in the Labour Party could not be contained NeutralA small group of MPs is expected to announce their departure from the Labour Party today http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-472772722019-02-19
But those leaving later also have broader fears about the nature of his leadership and the pace at which Labour has dealt with antiSemitism NegativeA small group of MPs is expected to announce their departure from the Labour Party today http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-472772722019-02-19
Chris Leslie said Labour under Mr Corbyn had been hijacked by the machine politics of the hard left. NegativeSeven MPs have resigned from the Labour Party in protest at Jeremy Corbyns approach to Brexit and antiSemitism. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-472789022019-02-19
Columnist and activist Owen Jones defended the criticism of the departing MPs suggesting they had demonstrated they were out of step with Jeremy Corbyns Labour party. NegativeA group of former Labour MPs have been called cowards and traitors on social media after quitting the party. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-472823262019-02-19
Defections to the Independent Group are likely to increase but it will need to attract some of those beyond Labour to become a proper centre party PositiveSeven MPs have resigned from the Labour Party in protest at Jeremy Corbyns approach to Brexit and antiSemitism. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-472789022019-02-19
Five other MPs are already sitting as independents after leaving the Labour Party for various reasons but they are not part of an organised group NegativeSeven MPs have resigned from the Labour Party in protest at Jeremy Corbyns approach to Bre