Friday, May 08, 2015

UK: Conservatives close in on victory in UK election

David Cameron's Conservatives have defied expectations and are heading towards a slim parliamentary majority, amid a devastating night for the Labour Party and the Liberal Democrats.In Scotland, the nationalist SNP completed a rout, taking 56 of the 59 seats in the region.Al Jazeera's Tim Friend reports.

Exactly ten years after I first published this blog, today is the last day of publication. I would like to thank Al Jazeera for the excellent content they have provided over the years. Without their cooperation and the hard, often dangerous work of their journalists, this blog could not have lasted so long