Boris Johnson took office on July 24 promising to change the terms of a Brexit deal negotiated by his predecessor, Theresa May, or walk away. Photo: EPA

Explained: can a UK election stop a no-deal Brexit?

  • There is speculation that Britain’s new Prime Minister Boris Johnson could call an early election to strengthen his mandate for a no-deal Brexit
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Boris Johnson took office on July 24 promising to change the terms of a Brexit deal negotiated by his predecessor, Theresa May, or walk away. Photo: EPA
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Critics say Jeremy Corbyn is missing in action, unelectable and whose insistence on clinging on to power is threatening the very existence of the Labour Party. Photo: EPA

Jeremy Corbyn: Britain’s saviour or great white nope?

  • Electoral support fades for UK opposition leader amid disillusionment over his failure to oppose Brexit
Topic |   Britain

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Critics say Jeremy Corbyn is missing in action, unelectable and whose insistence on clinging on to power is threatening the very existence of the Labour Party. Photo: EPA
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