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‘Tony Blair can f**k off & die': Lib Dems party like it's 2003 with controversial singalong

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Members of the Liberal Democrats have been caught singing “Tony Blair can f**k off and die” at an annual karaoke night during their party's conference in Bournemouth, prompting both praise and anger on social media.
Truth be told, the pro-EU party are not renowned for their protest songs, but their “Glee Club” night on Monday ostensibly showcased if not their vocal talents then at least their undeniable disdain for former British prime minister Tony Blair.
Where's Chuka? Lib Dems at their traditional Glee Club knees up with a popular ditty in which Tony Blair is told to “f*** off and die”...
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Spain king seeks candidate to form gov't, avert new election

Spain king seeks candidate to form gov't, avert new election

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MADRID - Spain's King Felipe VI is wrapping up two days of talks with political party leaders, hoping he can find a candidate that can win parliament's backing to form a government and avert a second national election this year.
The meetings finish Tuesday when the king meets caretaker Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez of the Socialist Party.
Sanchez's party holds 123 seats in the 350-member lower chamber and is the top candidate, but he has been unable to garner sufficient backing.
Sanchez was to call the leaders of the three main opposition parties before meeting the king to see if they might...
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Jo Swinson says the Lib Dems can win the next general election and scrap Brexit

Jo Swinson says the Lib Dems can win the next general election and scrap Brexit

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Jo Swinson says is ready to defy the odds and beat "dictator" Boris Johnson and "Brexit by nature" Jeremy Corbyn at the next general election.
The Lib Dem leader is today set to tell her party's conference she "cannot wait to take on the collective forces of nationalism and populism" of the prime minister and opposition leader.
She will describe Johnson's handling of Brexit as "sickening."
At their conference in Bournemouth, southern England, the Lib Dems vowed to scrap Brexit by revoking Article 50 if they win a majority at the next election.
Other opposition parties accused the Lib Dems...
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