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  1. Cameron Finds Reasons to Block Debates That May Hurt Poll LeadRead the original story

    4 min ago | Bloomberg

    In opposition, David Cameron championed the idea of election TV debates. Now that he's the U.K. prime minister, he sees more problems with the format.

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  2. VIDEO: 100 days to go to general electionRead the original story

    4 min ago | Sheffield Star

    ... to the incumbency factor which seems to favour their sitting MPs. It is quite possible that the eurosceptic Conservatives and Ukip could between them secure more than 50% of the vote, but the result could be a pro-EU Labour-Lib Dem coalition. ...

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  3. Are we heading for the UK as a world leading economy?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Daily Echo

    George Osborne apparently predicted that Britain by 2030 would be the world leading economy. That is, will Scotland still be a part of the Union in 2030? Will we be still a member of the European Union? Plus I believe, that 50 per cent or so of our leading British companies are, in fact, foreign owned.

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  4. The UK economy has been growing at the same level as in 2007Read the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Hampshire Chronicle

    Britain's economy grew by 2.6% in 2014 but the pace of expansion slowed more sharply than expected in the last three months of the year, official figures showed today. The annual figure is the best since 2007, before the recession, and indicates that the UK is likely to have been the world's fastest growing major economy last year.

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  5. David Cameron says TV debates take the life out of electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Mashable

    He's long made his feelings clear about them, but on Tuesday the Prime Minister hit out at televised election debates saying they take away from the real campaign. However, he did say he would consider taking part in the proposed events if a deal could be done to include the Northern Irish parties.

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    38 min ago | Western Gazette

    ... of persons for work, it shouldn't be free movement to come here and live off the state and benefits' . The Conservatives claim that they are the only party who can deliver a referendum on Europe as 'Labour aren't offering it, the Lib Dems aren't ...

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  7. It's not fair to compare Labour's Welsh NHS crisis to England,...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    It's not fair to compare Labour's Welsh NHS crisis to England, complains Miliband... who insists it is better than it was 18 YEARS ago Ed Miliband today tried to dodge questions about the dire state of the NHS in Wales, by claiming that it was at least better than two decades ago. The Labour leader today launched his party's health manifesto, warning the NHS under the Tories faces 'its most perilous moment in a generation'.

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  8. London Mayor hopeful Diane Abbott has called on Labour to follow Greece's move to the leftRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Diane Abbott, who was previously sacked by Ed Miliband as a minister, was one of 16 MPs on the left of the parliamentary Labour Party to sign the letter London Mayor hopeful Diane Abbott has joined a group of Labour MPs to call call on Ed Miliband to shift dramatically to the left following the success of the radical Syriza in Greece . Ms Abbott, who was previously sacked by Mr Miliband as a health minister, was one of 16 MPs on the left of the parliamentary Labour Party to sign the letter.

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  9. Britain's economy grows at its fastest rate for seven years in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | This Is London

    ... International Monetary Fund estimates for other big economies last year, which will be welcome news for the Conservatives as the 100-day countdown to May's general election begins. However, growth in the last three months of 2014 fell to 0.5% from ...

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  10. Resurgent Scottish nationalists tilt at Labour for Westminster gloryRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Vallejo News

    ... Britain's May 7 national election. The battle for Scotland comes down to just Labour and the SNP; Cameron's Conservatives currently hold only one seat while Labour won 41 out of 59 seats at the 2010 election. Polls now indicate the SNP could take ...

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  11. David Cameron says the Tories will reduce the benefits cap to 23,000 within days of regaining powerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Worcester News

    ... as young people move into work more quickly", the Tories said. Ed Miliband told BBC1's Breakfast: "The Conservatives say everything is fixed, they say 'You've never had it so good, everyone's doing well'. "I don't agree with that. People are A 1,600 ...

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  12. GreeceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Independent

    ... to orthodox topics. Once more today, in order to mark the final hundred days until the general election, the Conservatives will focus on the economy and Labour on the NHS. But both will make a big miscalculation if they ignore the pivotal debate ...

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  13. England's liberal citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Financial Times

    ... views between landed gentry and city dwellers. More recently, Labour has dominated northern cities and the Conservatives have won the rural south with similarly huge margins. What is new is how big cities - especially their cores - are once again ...

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  14. Sky: Labour Biggest Party In Hung ParliamentRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | LBC 97.3

    Labour will be the largest party in a hung parliament after May's General Election, according to a Sky News projection based on the latest poll of polls. According to Sky's figures , which look at the national figures and those just for Scotland, Labour will fall short of an overall majority by 40 seats.

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  15. Cameron Tells LBC: The Election Debates Are OnRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | LBC 97.3

    ... from Call Clegg, where Nick Clegg labelled Cameron's position on debates as "almost comic game-playing by the Conservatives to develop this truly touching concern over the plight of the Green Party." But Mr Cameron dismissed his Deputy's criticism, ...

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  16. General election: Scots parties make vote pleasRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Scotsman.com

    Scottish party leaders have set out their stalls to voters as the 100-day countdown to the general election begins. Picture: Jane Barlow SCOTLAND'S political parties are issuing some of their key messages to voters today with 100 days to go until the general election.

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  17. I Want What You WantRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Dissident Voice

    Of course, although this was addressed to the people in Scotland who had been campaigning for independence, there is a message here for all of us, denied as we all are by our governments of real democracy. How can we wake ourselves up and take part in the kind of inspired political debate that the referendum on independence generated among the Scots, whichever side they were on? When I first became engaged in the debate about independence for Scotland it was because of anger and embarrassment at the slant presented by the Better Together campaign.

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  18. British economy on course to be world's best performing economy...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    British economy on course to be world's best performing economy after growing faster than at any point since the crash Britain is in 'poll position' to be the best performing major economy in the world after securing growth of 2.6 per cent in 2014, new figures showed today. It is the highest level of annual growth since before the financial crash, which David Cameron said was proof that the government's economic plan is working.

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  19. TV debates must include NI - CameronRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | UTV

    Prime Minister David Cameron has said he believes an agreement can be reached to go ahead with the televised leaders debates - if Northern Ireland is included. Last week, four UK broadcasters put forward revised proposals for three debates, with two featuring the leaders of the Scottish National Party, Plaid Cymru and the Green Party.

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  20. Will it be the Sun wot wins it for the Tories again?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The First Post

    ... show the Tories and Labour still neck-and-neck and Cameron unable to make the breakthrough he needs for the Conservatives to end up the largest party, let alone win a Commons majority. The Tories have a one-point lead with three polling companies - ...

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