Europe

  1. New CDU leader Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer talks with former CDU chief and German Chancellor Angela Merkel during the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party congress in Hamburg, Germany, December 8, 2018. REUTERS/Fabian Bimmer

    Center-right to top EU poll; far-right surges

    The center-right is set to remain the biggest group in the EU legislature after elections in May that should also show a surge in seats for the far-right, a survey by the European Parliament showed on Monday.

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  2. Seven MPs quit Labour in protest over Brexit

    UK, Seven MPs quit Labour in protest over Brexit

    They are: Chuka Umunna, Luciana Berger, Chris Leslie, Angela Smith, Mike Gapes, Gavin Shuker and Ann Coffey.
    Ms Berger said Labour had become institutionally anti-Semitic and she was "embarrassed and ashamed" to stay.

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