Gordon Brown to step down as Labour leader

In a dramatic development, PM Gordon Brown said he will step aside as leader
of the Labour party.

Conservative-Liberal Democrats deal likely today

UK`s Conservatives and Lib Dems will hold further talks to try to stitch together a deal to govern.

Britain faces another election if no deal by May 25

UK`s political parties have time only till May 25 to clobber together a deal for formation of next government.

UK polls: Tories, Lib Dems to hold govt formation talks

Hectic lobbying was on in Britain to cobble up majority to form a coalition.

UK Polls: Record number of 8 NRIs elected

A record number of eight Indian-origin candidates including two women have been elected to the British Parliament, setting a new record for representation of ethnic minorities in the UK.

Turned away from booths, British voters could get compensation

Tens of thousands of voters in
UK`s general election could get compensation worth 750 pounds
for being turned away from polling booths for reporting near
the closing time.

British voters denied right to vote can claim £750

Britons denied the right to vote due to chaos at polling booths could be entitled up to GBP 750 compensation each, a lawyer has said.

US looking forward to working with new British PM

The US looks forward to continuing "close cooperation with whatever government emerges" in the UK.

UK polls: Scientists bemoan loss of expertise

Britain`s scientific community was dismayed at loss of some its leading advocates in polls.

It’s official: Hung Parliament in UK

Britain`s opposition Conservatives won most seats in Parliament, but failed to gain overall majority.

Britain votes in knife-edge poll; 89 Asian-origins in fray

Britons Thursday voted in what is
billed as the most tightly-contested general election since
the World War II which could lead to a hung Parliament, though
latest opinion polls gave a clear edge to opposition Tories
over the ruling Labour as well as Liberal Democrats.

I will take full responsibility if anything happens: Brown

British PM has said he will take "full responsibility" for his party`s performance in the general elections, indicating he might stand down if the Labour suffers a set back.

`UK polls: Labour best for British Indians`

The UK is all set to go to the historic polls on May 06.

UK polls: Know the Key Candidates

Profiles of the leaders of Labour, Conservative, and Liberal Democrats are as follows.

UK General Elections 2010 – A Snapshot

The brief introduction to the UK General Elections 2010.

UK polls 2010: Issues that matter

Below are highlights from Labour, Conservative and Liberal Democrats’ 2010 manifestoes:

UK`s Clegg emphasises differences with Cameron

Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg appealed on Saturday for an overhaul of British politics, saying he wanted changes to an electoral system that has kept the country`s Labour and Conservative parties in power for generations.

Labour heads for its worst election defeat in 92 yrs: Poll

Britain`s ruling Labour party on Saturday
seemed to be heading for its worst election defeat in 92 years
as the prime minister admitted that he has paid a very "heavy
price" for his `bigoted` outburst against an elderly widow,
even as two top newspapers withdrew their support to him.

Economist magazine backs Cameron to win UK polls

The Economist magazine, which endorsed Labour at the last election, is backing David Cameron to win the May 06 election.

UK polls: Brown fails, Cameron wins in last TV debate

British Prime Minister Gordon Brown sought to overcome a major gaffe by trumpeting his economic record in a final TV election debate, but polls suggested he was soundly beaten by main rival David Cameron.