The Conservatives have cross-passed the majority mark of 326 seats, BBC news has reported. It's a historic win for the party as reports suggest that the rival Labour Party has suffered the worst defeat in the last many years. The Labour Party is far behind at 194 seats.
Here are the LIVE updates on Britain General Elections:
"Massive New Trade Deal After Brexit": Trump's Message To Johnson After Landslide Win
US President Donald Trump congratulated Johnson on his election victory, saying their two countries were now free to strike a "massive" new trade deal. Prime Minister Boris Johnson looks set to win a comfortable majority in parliament after Thursday's election.
"Congratulations to Boris Johnson on his great WIN!", Trump tweeted.
"Britain and the United States will now be free to strike a massive new Trade Deal after BREXIT. This deal has the potential to be far bigger and more lucrative than any deal that could be made with the EU Celebrate Boris!"
After huge win, Boris Johnson promises Brexit by Jan 31, "no ifs, no buts"
Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Britain would leave the European Union on Jan
31 after his sweeping election win."We will get Brexit done on time by the 31st of January, no ifs, no buts, no maybes," Johnson told cheering supporters on Friday
Trump congratulates Corbyn
"Congratulations to Boris Johnson on his great WIN! Britain and the United States will now be free to strike a massive new Trade Deal after BREXIT. This deal has the potential to be far bigger and more lucrative than any deal that could be made with the E.U. Celebrate Boris!"
PM Modi Congratulates Boris Johnson
"Many congratulations to PM @BorisJohnson for his return with a thumping majority. I wish him the best and look forward to working together for closer India-UK ties."
Pro-EU Lib Dem leader Jo Swinson loses seat
The leader of Britain's pro-EU Liberal Democrats, Jo Swinson, lost her seat on Friday, as early election results and exit polls indicated a big win for the ruling Conservative party.
Swinson, who campaigned on a pledge to revoke Brexit if elected, was beaten into second place by the Scottish National Party (SNP) in her East Dunbartonshire seat in western Scotland.
Boris Johnson-led Conservatives Win British Election
The Conservatives have cross-passed the majority mark of 326 seat. Its's a historic win for the party. The Labour Party is far behind at 194 seats.
Latest Figures: Conservatives - 308; Labours - 192
Latest figures suggest that the Conservative party will soon touch the majority mark of 326 seats. The party has won 308 seats so far. The Labour party has won 192.
Latest Number: Tories - 221; Labour - 153
As per the latest figures by the BBC news, the Tories have emerged winners at 221 seats. The Labours have won 153. The SNP has won 35.
"Chance to respect the democratic will," says Boris Johnson
Boris Johnson said that the election gives him a "chance to respect the democratic will of the British people".
"Conservatives Given Powerful Mandate," Says Johnson
UK PM Boris Johnson has thanked people saying "Conservatives have been given new powerful mandate." Mr Johnson thanked the polling authorities and said that its time to get "Brexit done".
Tories win Bishop Auckland seat for first time
The Conservative Party has won the Bishop Auckland seat for the first time in history. Tories' Dehenna Davison bagged 24,067 votes against Labours' Helen Goodman 16,105.
Corbyn Says "Disappointing Night" For Labours
Addressing people of his constituency, Jeremy Corbyn said that it is a "disappointing night for the Labour Party", adding that he will continue to serve as an MP for Islington. He further said that he will not lead the party in the next general election.
Conservatives win 121 seats, Labour Party bag 96
The Conservatives have started very strong. They have won 123 seats. This is a gain of 23 seats as compared to the last election. The Labour Party has won 98 so far, this is a loss of 28 seats, according to BBC.
The latest numbers show that Tories are ahead in the early elections. The Conservatives are leading at 92 seats, the Labour Party is leading at 78 seats.
Counting begins for UK Election results
Ballot boxes are opened and counting has started at various count centres in the UK.