UK Independence Party

T-Series vs PewDiePie war on YouTube just got political

PewDiePie had earlier tweeted the change.org petition calling to 'Stop the censor-ship machinery! Save the Internet'.

Jan 22, 2019, 12:58 PM IST

UK to vote in general election

Voting will begin at 7 am (local time) in over 40,000 polling stations across the country.

Jun 08, 2017, 09:43 AM IST

Election campaign resumes after Manchester attack

Eight suspects are currently in detention on UK soil in connection with the blast.

May 26, 2017, 09:50 AM IST

Anti-racism protesters crash anti-EU UKIP election launch

The election campaign launch of Britain`s eurosceptic UK Independence Party got off to a troubled start on Friday, when protesters accused its leader Paul Nuttall of promoting racist propaganda after he promised to ban full face veils.

Apr 28, 2017, 19:11 PM IST

Labour beats UK Independence Party in by-election but suffers historic defeat

Britain`s Labour party on Friday beat UKIP to win a by-election in the Brexit bastion of Stoke-on-Trent, but suffered a historic defeat by the ruling Conservatives in a separate local vote.

Feb 24, 2017, 10:38 AM IST

Labour beats UK Independence Party to win by-election in Brexit bastion

Britain`s Labour party on Friday beat UKIP to win a by-election in the Brexit bastion of Stoke-on-Trent, holding onto its seat while awaiting the results of a second battle against the ruling Conservatives.

Feb 24, 2017, 09:23 AM IST

Britain's Labour Party faces backlash in working-class heartlands

Two parliamentary by-elections in Britain next week are likely to cast a pitiless light on the Labour Party`s loss of working-class votes and expose its leader to the anti-establishment backlash that is driving the country out of the European Union.

Feb 16, 2017, 13:18 PM IST

UK Brexit campaigner Farage meets Donald Trump

Brexit campaigner Nigel Farage has become the first British politician to meet with Donald Trump since his US election win, the UK Independence Party (UKIP) confirmed late Saturday.

Nov 13, 2016, 06:19 AM IST

British PM Theresa May tells European Brexit timetable `unchanged` despite shock ruling

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Friday told European leaders that her March deadline for triggering Brexit negotiations "remains unchanged" despite a court ruling that she first needs parliam

Nov 04, 2016, 19:03 PM IST

Diane James quits as head of Britain`s UK Independence Party

Diane James quit as head of Britain`s UK Independence Party on Tuesday, citing "personal and professional reasons" for stepping down just 18 days after her election as leader.

Oct 05, 2016, 03:21 AM IST

Pro-Brexit UKIP leader Nigel Farage quits, says political ambition achieved

Nigel Farage, a major driving force behind Britain’s vote to leave the European Union, quit as leader of the UK Independence Party (UKIP) on Monday.

Jul 04, 2016, 16:11 PM IST

Anti-EU campaigner Nigel Farage urges `Brexit government`

Nigel Farage, the leader of the anti-EU UK Independence Party, said on Friday that Britain should now have a "Brexit government" after it voted to leave the European Union.

Jun 24, 2016, 12:33 PM IST

'Brits don't quit' - David Cameron appeals to voters as EU referendum hangs in balance

British Prime Minister David Cameron appealed to voters across the generation gap on Tuesday to back staying in the European Union, two days before a cliff-hanger referendum that will shape the future of the West.

Jun 21, 2016, 23:24 PM IST

Britain's EU opponents join forces with ''Out'' campaign group

Opponents of Britain`s membership of the European Union have joined forces to create a group that will lead the `Out` campaign in an EU referendum due by the end of 2017.

Sep 25, 2015, 13:27 PM IST

Majority of UK voters favour leaving EU, migration fears weigh: Poll

  A majority of Britons now favour leaving the European Union amid concerns over immigration, an opinion poll showed on Saturday, signalling a shift in views ahead of a referendum on Britain`s membership of the bloc.

Sep 06, 2015, 08:05 AM IST

David Cameron plans his new one-party Cabinet

Newly re-elected British Prime Minister David Cameron is working out his first one-party Cabinet made up of Conservative party MPs without any Liberal Democrat coalition considerations of the past.

May 09, 2015, 08:46 AM IST

EU wakes up to `Brexit` nightmare after British vote

Europe woke up on Friday to the cold certainty of an unprecedented British referendum after David Cameron`s election win, with two years of tough negotiations ahead to prevent a so-called "Brexit".

May 08, 2015, 16:08 PM IST

Nigel Farage resigns as UKIP leader after facing defeat

Nigel Farage turned the UK Independence Party (UKIP) into a national force and helped it win millions of votes but his anti-EU drive was stopped short on Friday in its bid to scale the walls of Westminster.

May 08, 2015, 15:29 PM IST

Anti-EU leader Farage faces uncertain future in UK vote

Nigel Farage has turned the UK Independence Party (UKIP) into a national force but is battling for his future in Thursday`s general election, with commentators saying he has run out of steam.

May 04, 2015, 09:27 AM IST

British newspaper baron gifts anti-EU UKIP £1 million

British media baron Richard Desmond gifted the anti-European Union UK Independence Party £1 million ($1.5 million, 1.4 million euros) weeks from one of the tightest elections in decades, his newspaper announced Friday.

Apr 17, 2015, 06:53 AM IST