General Dynamics provides Littoral Combat Ship’s weapon systems upgrade details – Defence Blog

General Dynamics Mission Systems, a subsidiary of General Dynamics, revealing more details about the upgrade of Independence-variant Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) weapon systems. The Independence-variant Littoral Combat Ship has achieved another milestone with the latest upgrade to its weapon systems, according to a recent company news release. The USS Gabrielle Giffords crew successfully demonstrated the […]

UK General Election: All the latest updates | UK News

The United Kingdom has voted in a general election seen as a critical juncture in the Brexit crisis engulfing British politics. Thursday’s high-stakes ballot came after months of political deadlock over the UK’s drama-filled bid to quit the European Union, with MPs split over how to execute the result of the 2016 referendum on membership of the […]

General Election 2019: UK front pages on Boris Johnson predicted win

Front pages react with joy and horror after an exit poll predicted a Boris Johnson landslide The exit poll predicting a Boris Johnson election win has been branded both a ‘Nightmare before Christmas’ and a ‘victory for Brexit’ in the UK front pages. The Daily Mirror lamented the results of the survey, which predict the […]

General election 2019 live: Exit poll predicts huge Tory majority

James Rothwell reports in from Belfast writes: The DUP’s grip on the Brexit process appears to be over in the wake of tonight’s exit poll, which suggests the Tories are on course for a huge majority. For the past three years the DUP, which is implacably opposed to Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal, has wielded significant […]

General election: Party leaders cross country in final push for votes – live news | Politics

Neale Hanvey, the candidate sacked by the Scottish National party over antisemitic social media posts, will still be announced as the SNP MP for Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath if he wins on Thursday. Hanvey has continued campaigning to win, using the SNP’s yellow colour and typefaces, despite being officially dropped by the party after he admitting […]

General election: John McDonnell outlines first 100 days of Labour government – live news | Politics

When they come to write the history books, and write about when it all began to turn around. When your children or grandchildren ask you: “What did you do to end that world of rough sleeping and food banks? “What did you do to save the NHS and stop the Tories selling it off?” “What […]

General election 2019: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn in TV debate

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWhat Andrew Neil wants to ask Boris Johnson Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn will go head-to-head later for the final time during the election campaign when they take part in a live BBC debate. The hour-long BBC One programme, hosted by the Today presenter and ex-political editor […]

Donald Trump says he will meet Boris Johnson but claims he has ‘no thoughts’ on the general election

The latest headlines in your inbox Donald Trump has said he will have a meeting with prime minister Boris Johnson during his visit to London.  There had been suggestions the two would solely speak during communal gatherings at the Nato summit and not have separate bilateral talks.  However, at a press conference in the capital, […]

General election news: Labour’s Dennis Skinner facing HUGE election battle | Politics | News

Labour veteran Dennis Skinner (Image: Getty Images) The party faces the epic challenge of trying to cling onto some of the most pro-Brexit parts of the country while promising Remainers a second referendum. If this proves Mission: Impossible, Boris Johnson could achieve the incredible and see a swathe of Labour heartland seats turn blue on election […]