NEWSW.WORLD: Latest World and US News of the Day 20:36, 2019-07-12

Boris Johnson claims his remarks were 'misrepresented' to Kim Darroch

Tory frontrunner says former US envoy confirmed TV debate was a factor in his resignationBoris Johnson has robustly defended his role in the resignat...

Boris Johnson claims his remarks were 'misrepresented' to Kim Darroch

Source: www.theguardian.com

 

Tory MPs condemn Boris Johnson over Kim Darroch resignation Frontrunner to become PM accused of lack of leadership and called on to apologiseBoris Johnson has been heavily criticised by fellow Tory MPs over hi...
15:12, 2019-07-11

Boris Johnson calls Kim Darroch a 'superb diplomat' – video Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to become prime minister, has called Kim Darroch a 'superb diplomat' after the UK ambassador to the US resigned in a f...
17:48, 2019-07-10

Boris Johnson criticised over Kim Darroch: 'The most craven and despicable act of cowardice' – video MPs have weighed in against Tory leadership hopeful Boris Johnson over his refusal to publicly back Sir Kim Darroch after he was pilloried by Donald ...
18:16, 2019-07-11

Boris Johnson calls for prosecution of person who leaked explosive Sir Kim Darroch memos Boris Johnson has called for the prosecution of whoever leaked messages from Sir Kim Darroch criticising the White House....
20:20, 2019-07-11

Outgoing UK Ambassador Kim Darroch tells staff Boris Johnson will appoint his successor Lame-duck British Prime Minister Theresa May will not race to appoint a new ambassador to the United States, outgoing envoy Kim Darroch revealed in a...
00:44, 2019-07-13

Trump created a storm over Kim Darroch. Boris Johnson will bring a hurricane | Simon Jenkins With the forces of no deal whirling faster, Johnson is banking on the idea that a dramatic shock could be Britain’s salvationImagine chaos. Dream dis...
20:12, 2019-07-11

Boris Johnson refuses to say sorry for remarks about murdered MP Jo Cox PM’s adviser Dominic Cummings claims that only carrying out Brexit will calm tensionsBoris Johnson has refused to apologise in the face of criticism ...
13:48, 2019-09-27

Kim Darroch emails: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt defend media's right to publish further leaks after police warning Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt have backed the media's right to publish any further leaked cables from Sir Kim Darroch....
14:00, 2019-07-13

Sir Kim Darroch latest: Boris Johnson says memo leak culprit should be 'run down, caught and eviscerated' Whoever leaked Sir Kim Darroch's comments on Donald Trump should be "run down, caught and eviscerated," Boris Johnson has said....
18:48, 2019-07-10

Boris Johnson blasted over Jo Cox comments LIVE: Downing Street refuses to apologise for Prime Minister's Brexit remarks Downing Street has declined to apologise for the Prime Minister's comments in the House of Commons....
13:28, 2019-09-26

Boris Johnson refuses to apologise for 'racist' remarks as he is challenged to applause by MPs during PMQs Boris Johnson refused to apologise for "racist" remarks when he was challenged during PMQs over his description of women in burkas as looking like le...
15:48, 2019-09-04

Boris Johnson to appear in court over misconduct claims MP summonsed to face accusations relating to comments made in run-up to EU referendumToday’s politics news – live updatesBoris Johnson is to be summo...
12:44, 2019-05-29

How well do Boris Johnson's claims stack up against reality? Tory leadership favourite could be party leader and PM in just over three weeks’ timeDespite enduring a tumultuous week, Boris Johnson remains the ov...
20:00, 2019-06-28

Boris Johnson claims: 'We have a way to get Brexit done' – live news Follow the latest fallout from decision to suspend parliament amid mounting fears about a no-deal Brexit Scottish judge refuses to make emergency ord...
17:44, 2019-08-30

Groping claims against Boris Johnson shrugged off by allies Prime minister denies allegations that he squeezed the leg of Charlotte EdwardesBoris Johnson’s senior ministers have attempted to minimise the alleg...
23:00, 2019-09-30

Boris Johnson to face court questions about Brexit claims LONDON (AP) — A British judge has ruled that former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson will be summoned to court to answer questions about his possible ...
12:36, 2019-05-29

Boris Johnson's Brexit deal claims rubbished by Guy Verhofstadt EU Brexit coordinator likens Tory frontrunner’s claims to ‘false promises’ of referendumTory leadership latest – politics liveBoris Johnson’s claims ...
16:08, 2019-06-27

No 10 denies claims Boris Johnson squeezed journalist's thigh Charlotte Edwardes alleges the then Spectator editor touched her leg ‘high up’ at 1999 lunchBoris Johnson’s first day at Conservative party conferenc...
21:48, 2019-09-29

Brussels baffled by Boris Johnson's Brexit progress claims PM says deal outline is nearly ready but EU says no backstop alternatives have been tabledLatest Brexit developments – live updatesBrussels has respo...
13:12, 2019-09-03

Britain can 'easily cope' with no-deal Brexit, claims Boris Johnson PM said EU leaders would be blamed for their ‘obduracy’ and that UK could keep much of £39bn settlementBritain could “easily cope” with a no-deal Bre...
22:24, 2019-08-25

No 10 denies claims Boris Johnson groped Sunday Times journalist Charlotte Edwardes alleges the then Spectator editor touched her leg ‘high up’ at 1999 lunchBoris Johnson’s first day at Conservative party conferenc...
09:12, 2019-09-30

Jennifer Arcuri refuses to rule out claims of affair with Boris Johnson US businesswoman denies PM helped her career when he was mayor of LondonThe American businesswoman at the centre of a conflict of interest row involv...
10:04, 2019-10-07

Britain can easily cope with no-deal Brexit, claims Boris Johnson PM said EU leaders would be blamed for their ‘obduracy’ and that UK could keep much of £39bn settlementBritain could “easily cope” with a no-deal Bre...
09:56, 2019-08-26

Jennifer Arcuri refuses to deny claims of affair with Boris Johnson US businesswoman denies PM helped her career when he was mayor of LondonThe American businesswoman at the centre of a conflict of interest row involv...
16:08, 2019-10-07

Boris Johnson says no-deal Brexit claims are 'wildly overdone … and planes will fly' – video Boris Johnson has told a Conservative leadership hustings in Belfast that the UK 'should not be terrified' of a no-deal Brexit. Johnson said farmers ...
20:24, 2019-07-02

Boris Johnson repeatedly declines to comment on claims he 'awarded public funds to friend' Prime minister refuses six times to be drawn on ties to Jennifer Arcuri, who received thousands in taxpayers’ moneyBoris Johnson has repeatedly decli...
13:21, 2019-09-23

Brexit: Corbyn says Boris Johnson should apologise as Gove claims PM did nothing wrong – live news The prime minister has cut short his New York visit after suspension of parliament deemed unlawfulFull story: Boris Johnson flies back to face MPs fu...
10:32, 2019-09-25

Boris Johnson claims only he can see off Nigel Farage and Jeremy Corbyn as he sets out vision for Number 10 Tory leadership hopeful Boris Johnson has claimed he can see off Nigel Farage and Jeremy Cobyn as he urged party members to make him their next prime...
09:04, 2019-06-09

General election: Boris Johnson claims Brexit will no longer be talked about after January as UK will have left EU The Prime Minister has suggested that Brexit will no longer be talked about after January, by which time he says the UK will have left the European U...
00:00, 2019-12-05

Boris Johnson's response to claims over relationship with Jennifer Arcuri may be made public Politicians investigating Boris Johnson's relationship with Jennifer Arcuri were today considering whether to make public a "private" letter from the...
17:52, 2019-10-09

Boris Johnson faces fresh legal bid to make him stand trial over £350m Brexit claims Boris Johnson is a facing fresh attempt to prosecute him over claims he made during the Brexit referendum about the UK giving the EU £350 million a w...
19:36, 2019-07-31

Charlotte Edwardes allegations: Boris Johnson forced to deny claims he squeezed journalist's thigh Boris Johnson has been forced to personally deny the claim that he squeezed a journalist's thigh under the table at a private lunch....
14:24, 2019-09-30

The real FactWatch: Testing the key claims made by Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn in last night's ITV debate Elections are a time of claim and counter-claim. Throughout the 2019 campaign the Evening Standard and factchecking organisation FullFact will be tes...
12:44, 2019-11-20

Brexit: Boris Johnson claims he has shown 'great flexibility' as he explains 'compromise' plan to MPs - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Boris Johnson’s statement to MPs about his Brexit plan for a replaceme...
13:52, 2019-10-03

General election: Corbyn claims his policy would 'sort' Brexit more quickly than Boris Johnson's - live news Rolling coverage of the 2019 general election campaign, including Jeremy Corbyn’s speech on Brexit and the Liberal Democrat launchLib Dems accused of...
14:20, 2019-11-05

Brexit: Boris Johnson claims EU has not explained in detail why it objects to his alternative backstop plan - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happenCourt rejects latest request to force PM to ask for Brexit extension 1.23pm BST He...
14:40, 2019-10-07

Jeremy Corbyn claims he has documents proving Boris Johnson will put NHS on the table in post-Brexit trade talks with US Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn claims he has 451 pages of unredacted documents confirming the NHS will be on the table in post-Brexit trade talks with t...
11:32, 2019-11-27

Brexit: Boris Johnson will have to break his promise not to extend transition, EU trade commissioner claims - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happenAfternoon summary 5.11pm GMT There would be nothing more dangerous than extending ...
18:40, 2019-12-30

Alan Duncan claims Speaker has blocked attempt to hold confidence vote in Boris Johnson - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen 3.40pm BST Sky’s Beth Rigby has also been speaking to Sir Alan Duncan.Just interv...
16:52, 2019-07-22

Brexit: Boris Johnson to address MPs as Gove claims new plan could get 'pretty solid majority' in Commons - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Boris Johnson’s statement to MPs about his Brexit plan for a replaceme...
11:13, 2019-10-03

Jennifer Arcuri interview on Boris Johnson claims: Calls for full investigation after ex-model refuses to deny affair US businesswoman Jennifer Arcuri today refused six times to say whether she had an intimate relationship with Boris Johnson, who faces growing questi...
17:12, 2019-10-07

Amber Rudd claims Boris Johnson asked her to stand in the general election amid spat over Tory whip Amber Rudd has claimed Boris Johnson asked her to run in the next general election amid a spat over her not being given back the Tory whip....
14:52, 2019-10-30

Jeremy Corbyn reveals 451 page secret documents he claims show Boris Johnson will put NHS 'up for sale' in Brexit trade talks with Trump DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP/Getty Images The UK government has been engaged in secret talks with the US about including the National Health Service in a p...
13:08, 2019-11-27

Jeremy Corbyn reveals 451 pages of secret documents he claims show Boris Johnson will put NHS 'up for sale' in Brexit trade talks with Trump DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP/Getty Images The UK government has been engaged in secret talks with the US about including the National Health Service in a p...
13:32, 2019-11-27

Trump claims Boris Johnson popular in UK because he's seen as 'Britain's Trump' - live news The day’s political developments as they happen, including Tory leadership and Theresa May’s final cabinet meeting as PMBoris Johnson elected new Tor...
19:56, 2019-07-23

Boris Johnson sidesteps EU claims he has put UK on course for 'harder Brexit' Boris Johnson sidestepped accusations from European leaders that he is on course to deliver a "harder Brexit" after his crushing general election win...
18:52, 2019-12-21

Donald Trump says he will meet Boris Johnson but claims he has 'no thoughts' on the general election Donald Trump has said he will have a meeting with prime minister Boris Johnson during his visit to London....
10:52, 2019-12-03

Jennifer Arcuri claims Boris Johnson hung up on her in recent phonecall as she speaks of 'heartbreak' Businesswoman Jennifer Arcuri has said Boris Johnson hung up on her when she recently called him to discuss the scandal over their relationship durin...
09:48, 2019-11-18

Donald Trump claims he is staying out of election - but calls Boris Johnson 'very capable' and confirms meeting with PM Follow our live updates on Donald Trump's visit here President Trump claims US wants nothing to do with NHS even if it were "on a silver platter" He ...
13:12, 2019-12-03

Boris Johnson begins court fight to block prosecution over claims of Brexit referendum 'lies' Boris Johnson will today begin his fight to block a private prosecution over a claim he lied to the public during the EU referendum campaign....
05:04, 2019-06-07

Brexit news latest: Britain can 'easily cope' with leaving EU without a deal, Boris Johnson claims Boris Johnson has claimed the UK could "easily cope" with a no-deal Brexit as he resisted mounting pressure for him to outline plans for breaking the...
23:48, 2019-08-25

Donald Trump claims he is staying out of election - but calls Boris Johnson 'very competent' and confirms meeting with PM Follow our live updates on Donald Trump's visit here President Trump claims US wants nothing to do with NHS even if it were given "on a silver platte...
11:40, 2019-12-03

UK election news LIVE: Nigel Farage rules out standing down further candidates after Boris Johnson claims a Tory Brexit is only Brexit Nigel Farage has ruled out standing down more Brexit Party candidates as the deadline day for nominations arrives....
13:04, 2019-11-14

Jennifer Arcuri: Businesswoman facing questions over friendship with Boris Johnson 'claims she is victim of orchestrated attack' A US businesswoman facing questions over her friendship with Boris Johnson is reported to have broken her silence to insist she is the victim of an "...
04:16, 2019-10-03

BBC defends Laura Kuenssberg over 'absurd' claims on social media she maliciously tweeted about father who confronted Boris Johnson The BBC has defended journalist Laura Kuenssberg calling suggestions she maliciously shared details of a father who confronted Boris Johnson at a hos...
10:01, 2019-09-19

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson insists claims he lied to the Queen over Parliament suspension are 'absolutely not' true Boris Johnson has insisted claims he lied to the Queen over the suspension of Parliament were "absolutely not" true....
12:04, 2019-09-12

Brexit latest news: Boris Johnson claims opponents are hampering Brexit deal efforts as judge refuses bid to halt Parliament suspension - LIVE Boris Johnson has claimed that his opponents are preventing him from securing a Brexit deal with Europe....
14:40, 2019-08-30

Boris Johnson claims best thing for nation's 'psychological health' is to deliver Brexit Boris Johnson has claimed the best thing for people's "psychological health" would be to deliver Brexit....
10:56, 2019-09-29

FactWatch: Are Jeremy Corbyn's claims of NHS being 'on the table' under Boris Johnson true? Elections are a time of claim and counter-claim. Throughout the 2019 campaign the Evening Standard and factchecking organisation FullFact will be tes...
14:44, 2019-11-28

Boris Johnson's links with US businesswoman Jennifer Arcuri 'blown out of proportion', environment secretary claims Environment Secretary Theresa Villiers has said a complaint against Boris Johnson over his links with American businesswoman Jennifer Arcuri while he...
09:56, 2019-09-28

Jeremy Corbyn to tell Queen 'we're taking over' if Boris Johnson loses no confidence vote, John McDonnell claims Jeremy Corbyn will go to Buckingham Palace in a cab to tell the Queen "we're taking over" if Boris Johnson loses a vote of no confidence, John McDonn...
06:56, 2019-08-08

Johnson refuses to say sorry for remarks about murdered MP Jo Cox PM’s adviser Dominic Cummings claims that only carrying out Brexit will calm tensionsFollow the latest political developments – liveBoris Johnson has...
01:08, 2019-09-27

UK election news LIVE: Nigel Farage rules out standing down further Brexit Party candidates after Boris Johnson claims a Tory Brexit is the only Brexit Nigel Farage has ruled out standing down more Brexit Party candidates as the deadline day for nominations arrives....
09:56, 2019-11-14

UK Supreme Court LIVE news: Sir John Major claims Boris Johnson's Parliament suspension was motivated by 'political interest' Former prime minister Sir John Major has slammed Boris Johnson's Parliament suspension, saying he believed the move was motivated by his "political i...
16:08, 2019-09-19

Labour MPs face fresh claims of antisemitic and anti-LGBT remarks Both Daniel Carden and Conor McGinn have rebutted BuzzFeed’s reports A Labour MP has denied altering the lyrics of the Beatles song Hey Jude to “Hey ...
15:36, 2019-11-09

General election LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn claims leaked papers paint 'damning' picture of Boris Johnson's Brexit deal Jeremy Corbyn has unveiled a new set of leaked documents which he claims paint a "damning" picture of Boris Johnson's Brexit deal, particularly on th...
11:44, 2019-12-06

BBC debate: Corbyn hits out at Johnson's ‘racist remarks’ Labour and Conservative party leaders clash over racism and NHS in final before polling dayJohnson v Corbyn: who won the debate?Factcheck: How credib...
02:44, 2019-12-07

Johnson accused of misunderstanding own Brexit deal after NI remarks PM said there would be no checks on goods going from Northern Ireland to rest of UKLatest election news - live updatesBoris Johnson has declared he w...
12:04, 2019-11-08

Boris Johnson claims he has 'no recollection' of describing the French as 'turds' Boris Johnson today claimed he had "no recollection" of calling the French turds while Foreign Secretary....
13:20, 2019-06-28

Johnson accused of misleading public over Brexit deal after NI remarks PM says there will be no checks on goods going from Northern Ireland to rest of UKBoris Johnson has been accused of misleading the public about his o...
21:24, 2019-11-08

Brexit: minister backs Johnson’s seemingly contradictory Northern Ireland remarks Business minister Kwasi Kwarteng says PM’s comments were ‘absolutely on the money’ Latest election news - live updatesOne of Boris Johnson’s business...
14:08, 2019-11-10

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu accidentally refers to Boris Johnson as Boris Yeltsin Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accidentally referred to Boris Johnson as Boris Yeltsin, the former president of Russia....
11:16, 2019-09-09

Israeli PM wrongly refers to Boris Johnson as Boris Yeltsin Benjamin Netanyahu’s office clumsily tries to edit out mix-up over former Russian leader’s name The office of Israel’s prime minister, Benjamin Netan...
02:20, 2019-09-09

Trump praised Boris Johnson on his landslide win, even though Johnson spent the whole campaign avoiding him Getty President Donald Trump praised UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on his "great WIN" in the general election, even though Johnson spent the whole ...
10:04, 2019-12-13

Brexit: Jo Johnson, brother of Boris Johnson, to stand down – live news PM’s brother cites ‘unresolvable tension’ between ‘family loyalty and the national interest’ as he announces he will resign as MP and ministerLords a...
12:56, 2019-09-05

Kenneth Clarke refers to Boris Johnson as Doris Johnson in hilarious interview gaffe Veteran Tory MP Kenneth Clarke mistakenly called Boris Johnson "Doris" during an interview this morning to the delight of people on social media....
13:24, 2019-05-24

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay Pennsylvania man $8 billion over claims he wasn't warned antipsychotic drug could make him grow breasts Mario Tama/Getty Images A man has won $8 billion in punitive damages from Johnson & Johnson over claims that antipsychotic drugs gave him breasts wit...
13:16, 2019-10-09

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay Pennsylvania man $8 billion over claims he wasn’t warned antipsychotic drug could make him grow breasts Mario Tama/Getty Images A man has won $8 billion in punitive damages from Johnson & Johnson over claims antipsychotic drugs gave him breasts without ...
12:16, 2019-10-09

Trump has reportedly invited Boris Johnson to the US for a general election 'victory tour,' but Johnson is 'reluctant' to accept Steve Parsons-WPA Pool/Getty Images Donald Trump reportedly has invited Boris Johnson to the United States in January for a "victory tour" to celebra...
12:00, 2019-12-23

Tories 'get Boris bounce': 10 per cent rise in support for Conservatives with Boris Johnson as leader, poll finds The Conservative party has seen a so-called 'Boris Bounce' after the selection of Mr Johnson as prime minister, a poll reveals today....
09:40, 2019-07-28

Boris Johnson is my cousin, jokes Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson as he praises PM... before backtracking after backlash The Rock tells Good Morning that seeing the Prime Minister is like 'looking in the mirror'...
12:12, 2019-07-29

Nunes acolyte misrepresented himself to Trump as Ukraine expert The decorated Army officer who testified to House investigators on Tuesday told lawmakers that a close associate of Republican Rep. Devin Nunes “misr...
18:24, 2019-10-30

U.K. Conservatives misrepresented BBC article in Facebook ads: fact-checker UK fact-checking charity Full Fact found that Prime Minister Boris Johnson's party has been funding ads on Facebook that link to a BBC article with a...
05:36, 2019-09-14

Climate scientist says Sky News commentators misrepresented his views on drought Exclusive: Andy Pitman says ‘misspoken’ statement has been used by Alan Jones, Chris Kenny and Andrew Bolt to dismiss links between climate change an...
20:00, 2019-10-24

Democrats defend Rashida Tlaib over misrepresented Holocaust comments Party leaders rallied behind the congresswoman after Republicans mischaracterized her ‘calming feeling’ remarksFollow the latest in US politics – liv...
21:32, 2019-05-14

Testimony: Nunes acolyte misrepresented himself to Trump as Ukraine expert The decorated Army officer who testified to House investigators on Tuesday told lawmakers that a close associate of Republican Rep. Devin Nunes “misr...
20:48, 2019-10-30

Scott Morrison says Australia's record on climate change misrepresented by media PM trumpets his country’s achievements in address to UN general assemblyScott Morrison signalled that Australia is unlikely to update its emissions r...
00:44, 2019-09-26

Fox News pollster Braun Research misrepresented impeachment poll: analysis The poll released last week by Fox News that claimed most Americans favor the impeachment of President Trump underrepresented Republican and independ...
03:16, 2019-10-13

Scientist says rightwing thinktank misrepresented her Great Barrier Reef study Tara Clark says the central claim of the Institute of Public Affairs’ YouTube film attacking her coral report is wrongA coral scientist whose work is...
18:40, 2019-11-18

Where is Boris Johnson? Many people in Boris Johnson's constituency are mad at the prime minister, who is rarely seen in his district. Meanwhile, the Labour party is doing i...
22:04, 2019-12-09

What will Boris Johnson do for cyclists? PM should use his majority to push for investments, but he may lack the political braveryThe election is over, Boris Johnson has an 80-strong majorit...
09:12, 2019-12-18

Things Are Not Looking Up for Boris Johnson Boris Johnson is having such a miserable run as the U.K. Prime Minister that I’d almost feel sorry for him if he weren’t so fucking awful. But he is,...
03:32, 2019-09-10

Not Even Boris Johnson's Own Brother Wants Anything to Do With Him Today in “even more bad news for Boris Johnson”: He lost the support of his own brother, who had been serving in his government. LMAO....
15:32, 2019-09-05

Can a new pet save Boris Johnson? At the height of Brexit drama, the UK prime minister made an important decision: to adopt a puppy from an animal shelter. There may be more to his mo...
17:48, 2019-09-04

Boris Johnson Is Doing Great! British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is doing splendidly after that disastrous legal setback, why do you ask?...
15:28, 2019-09-25

Boris Johnson said patients should have to pay to use the NHS so they will 'value' it more Getty Boris Johnson called for patients to be charged to use the NHS in order to prevent free care being "abused" by people who can afford to pay, in...
17:32, 2019-12-03

The many blunders of Boris Johnson, Britain’s next PM Boris Johnson has been stumbling through British politics for decades as a columnist, mayor, cabinet minister and now prime minister....
19:16, 2019-07-23

TV licence: Boris Johnson says BBC must 'cough up' for over-75s The BBC's funding settlement was dependent on covering the cost of the benefit, Boris Johnson insists....
04:20, 2019-08-26

Boris Johnson bid gets support from former rival LONDON (AP) — Boris Johnson’s bid to become Britain’s next prime minister has been bolstered by fresh support from one of his former riva...
10:44, 2019-06-17

What happens if Boris Johnson looses his seat? Boris Johnson is defending the smallest majority of any sitting Prime Minister since 1924, putting him at real risk of loosing his seat in the House ...
17:28, 2019-12-11

Opinion: Boris Johnson, the UK the dictator The British prime minister wants a hard Brexit, no matter the cost. He didn't even hesitate to suspend Parliament. It's the kind of move you'd expect...
21:24, 2019-08-28

What happens now Boris Johnson has won the UK general election? Getty Boris Johnson has won a huge majority in the UK general election, handing Labour a heavy defeat which has prompted leader Jeremy Corbyn to anno...
07:44, 2019-12-13

What happens now that Boris Johnson has won the UK general election? Getty Boris Johnson has won a huge majority in the UK general election, handing Labour a heavy defeat which has prompted leader Jeremy Corbyn to anno...
10:04, 2019-12-13

Tusk: Boris Johnson must not become known as 'Mr No Deal' European council president says he is willing to listen to realistic ideas on BrexitDonald Tusk has told Boris Johnson not to “go down in history as ...
14:56, 2019-08-24

Boris Johnson Is Getting Mercilessly Owned Everywhere He Goes British prime minister Boris Johnson is not a very popular man in many parts of his home country (or with several people in his own family), which ma...
19:20, 2019-09-13

A question of character? Boris Johnson by those who know him Concerns over Johnson’s private life and fitness for office have lingered since he became a politicianJohnson neighbour: ‘There was no response, so w...
17:24, 2019-06-22

Can anything stop Boris Johnson? – podcast The Tory leadership hopeful has spent the past three days avoiding questions on why the police were called to his home after an altercation with his ...
04:28, 2019-06-25

What next for Boris Johnson's Brexit deal? Despite his latest defeat, PM intends to bring withdrawal bill to the Commons within daysLatest Brexit developments – live updatesThe prime minister ...
19:08, 2019-10-20

Boris Johnson says he’ll go ‘Hulk’ on Brexit British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is preparing to go all Hulk on Brexit. “The madder Hulk gets, the stronger Hulk gets,” ​Johnson told the Sunday ...
19:52, 2019-09-15

How will the US-UK relationship evolve with Boris Johnson in No 10? Donald Trump is a fan of the incoming PM but it is unclear if there will be any real convergence on policyBoris Johnson prepares to enter No 10 - liv...
10:52, 2019-07-24

Is Boris Johnson really Britain's Trump? Both are loudmouthed man-children, whose professional success is a combination of immense privilege, unscrupulous opportunism, and relentless self-pr...
10:36, 2019-07-24

Boris Johnson Had a Horrible Morning Fresh off of his terrible night, Boris Johnson had an equally bad morning on Wednesday. It was a joy to behold....
19:56, 2019-09-04

Can Labour reunite to take on Boris Johnson? Heather Stewart on Labour’s attempts to reunite around its Brexit policy, plus Sonia Sodha on Boris Johnson’s first speech as prime ministerAs parlia...
05:24, 2019-07-25

Should you wash your socks more often than Boris Johnson does? The frontrunner to be prime minister has been spotted seemingly wearing the same pair for more than one day. It may be environmentally friendly – but...
18:00, 2019-06-27

Opinion: Boris Johnson, the UK dictator The British prime minister wants a hard Brexit, no matter the cost. He didn't even hesitate to suspend Parliament. It's the kind of move you'd expect...
23:08, 2019-08-28

Boris Johnson to EU: I won’t pay unless deal improved LONDON (AP) — Former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is stepping up his campaign to be Britain’s next prime minister by challenging the Europea...
14:04, 2019-06-09

What is in Boris Johnson's new Brexit deal with the EU and what does it all mean? Getty Boris Johnson has agreed a new deal with the EU. The deal is based on a previous deal negotiated by the former prime minister Theresa May, but ...
16:00, 2019-10-17

Will Boris Johnson 'get Brexit done' in 2020? Pushing the Brexit withdrawal bill through Parliament was the easy part for UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson. Securing a comprehensive trade deal quic...
03:08, 2020-01-01

Is Boris Johnson planning an election? There have been some key hints at the possibility of a general election in the autumnIt might not be welcome news for voters, let alone MPs, but the ...
19:44, 2019-08-09

What Boris Johnson’s Forgotten Novel Says About the U.K.’s Likely Leader He’s the author of a farce called “Seventy-Two Virgins,” a Churchill biography and a book in verse about pushy parents. They all say something about ...
16:28, 2019-07-17

What happens with Brexit after Boris Johnson's victory? Boris Johnson will command an absolute majority in the House of Commons, giving him the votes to push through his Brexit divorce deal. But this is ju...
13:32, 2019-12-13

Boris Johnson will not be able to 'get Brexit done' by the end of 2020 Getty Boris Johnson has promised to "get Brexit done" by December 2020. However, a new report by the Institute for Government think tank spells out w...
12:20, 2020-01-13

Boris Johnson has nothing to hide, says Liz Truss Treasury chief secretary backs Tory leader hopeful and claims attacks are because of ‘huge public appeal’Tory leadership - latestOne of Boris Johnson...
10:52, 2019-06-12

Boris Johnson tried to mop up some floodwater and it didn't go particularly well reuters A clip of Boris Johnson attempting to mop up floodwater has gone viral. The prime minister was visiting Derbyshire in the North of England af...
10:32, 2019-11-11

What happens if Boris Johnson loses his seat? Boris Johnson is defending the smallest majority of any sitting Prime Minister since 1924, putting him at real risk of losing his seat in the House o...
18:00, 2019-12-11

Boris Johnson's Brexit cabinet – podcast Jonathan Freedland talks about Boris Johnson’s brutal cabinet reshuffle which brings the members of the victorious Brexit campaign into the heart of ...
09:36, 2019-07-26

Boris Johnson says U.K., EU have reached a Brexit deal Britain and the European Union said Thursday that they have struck an outline Brexit deal after days of intense see-saw negotiations — though each si...
14:56, 2019-10-17

UK: Boris Johnson vows to 'come down hard on crime' The new British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has pledged to introduce a series of tougher policing measures, more draconian sentencing practices, and...
06:52, 2019-08-11

Brexit: Boris Johnson says UK will break away like Hulk Just like the comic book hero, Boris Johnson has vowed that the UK will escape the EU's chains on October 31 if no new deal is reached. The British p...
13:56, 2019-09-15

Germany's Merkel to meet Boris Johnson 'very, very soon' A no-deal Brexit would be in "nobody's interest," according to Angela Merkel's spokesman. But the German government is still preparing for that very ...
19:48, 2019-08-16

The Londoner: Boris Johnson is being busy behind the scenes Boris keeps busy in Westminster bubble/ Amber Rudd's best foot forward/ Richard E. Grant's Stresiand confession...
14:28, 2019-06-11

EU dismay as Boris Johnson compares himself to Hulk Breaking ‘manacles’ comments come a day before PM travels for Brexit talks in Luxembourg European officials reacted with exasperation on Sunday as Bo...
23:56, 2019-09-15

How is Boris Johnson's Brexit deal different from Theresa May's? New deal swaps backstop for a four-year alignment between Northern Ireland and EULatest Brexit news – live updatesThe new Brexit deal is essentially ...
18:00, 2019-10-17

The end of May: are we headed for Boris Johnson as prime minister? Theresa May appears to have entered the final phase of her leadership, with rivals waiting to pounce on the chance to succeed her. Patrick Wintour la...
04:16, 2019-05-24

Boris Johnson makes first speech to UK Parliament as PM The British prime minister has vowed to push through Brexit — even without a deal. Johnson has backed an October 31 deadline to leave the EU, describ...
12:56, 2019-07-25

Boris Johnson booed by protesters in Luxembourg British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was loudly booed by protesters shouting “Shame on you!” — forcing him to abandon a planned press briefing with a...
20:20, 2019-09-16

Boris Johnson will have us laughing all the way to the food bank | Will Self The dialectical relation between politics and comedy is taking us somewhere deeply unfunnyHello, I’ll be standing in for David Mitchell this week, an...
17:16, 2019-08-25

UK's Boris Johnson vows 'new golden age' after Brexit The British prime minister has vowed to push through Brexit — even without a deal. Johnson has backed an October 31 deadline to leave the EU, describ...
13:12, 2019-07-25

UK's Boris Johnson promises MPs 'new golden age' after Brexit The British prime minister has vowed to push through Brexit — even without a deal. Johnson has backed an October 31 deadline to leave the EU, describ...
13:28, 2019-07-25

The Latest: Trump says he may meet with Boris Johnson WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s trip to Europe (all times local): 8:50 p.m. President Donald Trump says he may meet th...
03:28, 2019-06-03

Boris Johnson to shelve planned cut in corporation tax CBI told cancelling proposed reduction would save £6bn that could be spent on public servicesLatest election news - live updatesBoris Johnson has tol...
16:48, 2019-11-18

Boris Johnson kicks out 21 Conservative MPs who opposed him British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has expelled 21 moderate lawmakers — including Winston Churchill’s grandson — from his Conservative ...
20:28, 2019-09-04

Boris Johnson suffers major setback British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservatives are now down to a one seat majority. The results of a Welsh by-election will make life difficult...
10:32, 2019-08-02

Trump says Boris Johnson is 'right man' to deliver Brexit President talks up prospects for ‘very big’ US-UK trade deal but PM rules out NHS being part of itDonald Trump has described Boris Johnson as “the ri...
11:52, 2019-08-25

BBC apologises after using old footage of Boris Johnson at cenotaph The BBC has apologised after using old footage of Boris Johnson at cenotaph on Remembrance Sunday....
13:12, 2019-11-11

Boris Johnson to ask MPs to back election on 12 December Prime minister expected to table motion for general election on MondayBoris Johnson has abandoned his “do or die” pledge to leave the EU by 31 Octobe...
18:52, 2019-10-24

Why does Boris Johnson need a jacket that says ‘Prime Minister’ on it? On his visit to a Scottish naval base, the new PM opted for a foul weather jacket, complete with handy description on the lapelName: Boris Johnson’s ...
15:28, 2019-07-30

DUP says it cannot support Boris Johnson's Brexit deal PM’s proposed deal suffers another blow as party objects to customs and VAT termsLatest Brexit developments – liveThe Democratic Unionist party is th...
09:56, 2019-10-17

What the Hell Is Going on With Boris Johnson and His No-Deal Brexit? The Boris Johnson Brexit efforts have hit several snags of late, and his efforts to leave the EU by October 31 are looking to be in doubt....
02:04, 2019-09-06

Boris Johnson's bid for a Christmas election rejected by MPs Getty Boris Johnson's bid to hold a general election on December 12 election rejected by UK Members of Parliament. The opposition Labour party refuse...
20:36, 2019-10-28

Boris Johnson hints at compromise over Huawei and 5G PM says solution will allow technological progress but not jeopardise US relationshipBoris Johnson has hinted he will arrive at a compromise solution...
17:16, 2020-01-27

Trump says Boris Johnson would do a ‘very good job’ as British PM Donald Trump today throws his weight behind Boris Johnson to be Britain’s next PM — and reveals other Tory leadership hopefuls have also begged for h...
14:00, 2019-06-01

Dude, I take no pleasure in having been right about Boris Johnson | Stewart Lee Now every day at Westminster is the Purge, when no politician’s behaviour can be judged and all crimes are legalI believe it was I who wrote in June ...
13:16, 2019-07-28

Does Boris Johnson’s government have a women problem? With a resolutely male inner circle and the sacking of four female aides, it’s no surprise that accusations of misogyny have been levelled by the opp...
09:16, 2019-09-05

Here's how Boris Johnson is using the Henry VIII playbook To gain public support for sweeping change, Henry articulated a powerful, revolutionary new identity for the English nation. In 1533, the case was ma...
10:28, 2019-11-03

Boris Johnson says UK, EU have reached a Brexit deal Britain and the European Union said Thursday that they have struck an outline Brexit deal after days of intense see-saw negotiations — though each si...
12:52, 2019-10-17

What a no-deal Brexit is, and how Boris Johnson could push for one Oct. 31 Here’s what you need to know about how the U.K. got to where it is now, what a no-deal Brexit is and how opposition parties are continuing to fight i...
19:20, 2019-08-29

Five things kids asked Boris Johnson Boris Johnson answers questions in his first lobby session with children from school newspapers....
20:24, 2019-08-30

Trump or Europe — Boris Johnson's G-7 balancing act Hot on the heels of his chastening experiences in Berlin and Paris, Boris Johnson will get a further taste of the new realities facing the UK when he...
02:00, 2019-08-23

UK's Boris Johnson to offer Brexit 'compromise' UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to unveil his latest gambit to secure a Brexit deal — reportedly involving a plan for "two borders for four ye...
15:12, 2019-10-02

What Boris Johnson’s filthy car tells us about the aspiring PM Photographs of his Toyota are a still life of slovenliness, but are the cartons, crumbs and crumpled clothes a sign of a muddled mind?It might prove ...
16:32, 2019-06-19

BBC acknowledges 'mistake' in Boris Johnson editing The BBC says editing footage of Prime Minister Boris Johnson for a news bulletin was "a mistake"....
16:04, 2019-11-25

Boris Johnson defensive, evasive, and favourite for No 10 Frontrunner comes under pressure over issues including tax cuts and IslamophobiaBoris Johnson was forced onto the defensive in a fractious five-way d...
23:24, 2019-06-18

Can Boris Johnson be trusted to act on the climate crisis? He has a history of ‘not getting’ global heating but his desire for Britain to be a world leader could be the planet’s hopeWill Boris Johnson please ...
18:28, 2020-02-07

Can Boris Johnson be trusted to act on climate the crisis? He has a history of ‘not getting’ global heating but his desire for Britain to be a world leader could be the planet’s hopeWill Boris Johnson please ...
17:56, 2020-02-07

Boris Johnson on course to win Tory leadership contest Former foreign secretary likely to win by substantial margin over his rival, Jeremy HuntBoris Johnson is expected to be elected leader of the Conserv...
10:08, 2019-07-23

Who is Boris Johnson, Brexit champion and likely British PM? A penchant for gaffes, extramarital affairs and fanning the flames of euroskepticism: Meet the man who is likely to become Britain's next leader. Pao...
11:20, 2019-07-23

Boris Johnson threatens BBC with two-pronged attack No 10 boycotts Today programme and considers decriminalising non-payment of licence feeDowning Street is threatening the future of the BBC by insisti...
18:36, 2019-12-15

Who is Boris Johnson, Britain's next prime minister? A penchant for gaffes, extramarital affairs and fanning the flames of euroskepticism: Meet the man who is set to become Britain's next leader. Paola ...
14:12, 2019-07-23

Boris Johnson to welcome new group of lawmakers to Parliament Johnson will welcome some 100 newly elected colleagues, many of them coming from parts of the country that were once the strongholds of the oppositio...
12:52, 2019-12-16

Boris Johnson elected new Tory leader Former foreign secretary will succeed Theresa May as Britain’s next prime minister after beating Jeremy HuntBoris Johnson wins Tory leadership - live...
15:32, 2019-07-23

Boris Johnson to welcome new group of lawmakers to U.K. Parliament Johnson will welcome some 100 newly elected colleagues, many of them coming from parts of the country that were once the strongholds of the oppositio...
14:32, 2019-12-16

We've already voted for Boris Johnson, say 72% in poll Boris Johnson may already have won the race to be the next Tory leader and Prime Minister, a survey found....
12:48, 2019-07-11

The real Boris Johnson: politician or journalist? The Tory leadership hopeful has long attempted to hold down careers in both politics and journalism. As he hopes to take over as prime minister, his ...
04:20, 2019-07-16

Boris Johnson will not say who released photo with partner, or when it was taken Frontrunner to be PM refuses to comment on picture that emerged in wake of rowToday’s political developments - live updatesBoris Johnson has repeated...
13:44, 2019-06-25

Boris Johnson on How He Likes to Relax: Buses Boris Johnson is a British former car writer turned Conservative politician, who is likely to be the next Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. When ...
22:04, 2019-06-26

With two days to go, Boris Johnson is in his comfort zone Target seats such as Grimsby have not been blue for decades. To win here will require more than giant cod and snappy slogansBoris Johnson does not lo...
15:08, 2019-12-10

On the road with Boris Johnson - a photo essay Stefan Rousseau, chief political photographer of the Press Association, reflects on a month on the election trail with the Tory leaderOn 6 November, ...
09:04, 2019-12-10

Boris Johnson ‘might never enter No 10’ if MPs withdraw support Constitutional experts say new Tory leader could be blocked from becoming prime minister without a Commons majorityBoris Johnson could be stopped fro...
13:08, 2019-06-30

Boris Johnson row: 'It does make you question his mentality' Tory activists split as news of argument with partner knocks Brexit off top talking spotWhen thousands of Conservative party members booked their tic...
19:56, 2019-06-22

Meet Ali Milani: the man who wants to unseat Boris Johnson We ask the Labour candidate for Uxbridge and South Ruislip a few questions as he prepares to take on the PM...
05:48, 2019-12-02

Boris Johnson refuses to say how many children he thinks he has (it's somewhere between 4 and 6) Ben Stansall/Pool, via Reuters Prime Minister Boris Johnson has four children, officially, plus one he fathered during an affair. There might be a si...
17:36, 2019-11-29

Boris Johnson refuses to apologise for language about Jo Cox Prime minister avoids Commons debate on inflammatory rhetoricBoris Johnson has declined to apologise for his language about Jo Cox and ducked a Commo...
14:48, 2019-09-26

No apologies: MPs' fury as Boris Johnson goes on the attack PM rejects pleas to moderate his ‘inflammatory’ language after supreme court defeatAn unrepentant Boris Johnson has sparked a furious backlash after ...
02:56, 2019-09-26

No apologies. MPs' fury as Boris Johnson goes on the attack PM rejects pleas to moderate his ‘inflammatory’ language after supreme court defeatFollow the day’s politics news – live updatesAn unrepentant Boris ...
01:04, 2019-09-26

Boris Johnson curbs photographers’ access to No 10 News organisations accuse Downing Street staff of excluding them from high-profile eventsDonald Trump may have been embarrassed by a picture from the...
12:48, 2020-02-16

Brexit: Boris Johnson's plan set to be put before MPs on Friday Report examining Russian interference in UK politics, controversially held up before election, cleared by PMLatest politics news - live updatesThe ne...
14:40, 2019-12-16

Trump hails 'good man' Boris Johnson and says of UK: 'They like me over there' Trump tells crowd: ‘Boris is good. They call him Britain Trump’President praises Farage and mocks Alexandria Ocasio-CortezDonald Trump has heaped pra...
23:56, 2019-07-23

Tory rivals say there must be no 'coronation' for Boris Johnson Leadership candidates demand proper contest after reports of plan to make them withdrawTory leadership candidates have insisted there must be no unch...
18:24, 2019-06-15

Boris Johnson's cabinet cull: the departures As the new prime minister entered No 10, a succession of ministers headed for the exitsBoris Johnson appoints new government – live updatesOn a busy ...
22:12, 2019-07-24

With Echoes of Trump, Boris Johnson Scorns the BBC The prime minister and his party question the broadcaster’s reliance on fees paid by viewers. They are increasingly at odds with its journalism, too....
22:32, 2019-12-16

Boris Johnson's first day in office met with protests in London Greenpeace activists block his car on the Mall as ‘fck govt fck boris’ demo staged nearbyEnvironmental protesters blocked the path of Boris Johnson’s...
00:12, 2019-07-25

Is Boris Johnson really Britain's Trump? | Cas Mudde Both are loudmouthed man-children, whose professional success is a combination of immense privilege, unscrupulous opportunism, and relentless self-pr...
10:52, 2019-07-24

Boris Johnson takes over for Theresa May as Britain’s PM The UK is ushering in a new era Wednesday as Boris Johnson enters 10 Downing St. with a promise to deliver Brexit by Oct. 31 with a government touted...
14:36, 2019-07-24

Ambition fulfilled for Boris Johnson. But what next for Britain? As he becomes PM, new Tory leader knows he has to unite his party – and deliver BrexitTrump claims Johnson popular in UK because he’s ‘Britain’s Trum...
23:56, 2019-07-23

Here's The UK's Next Prime Minister Boris Johnson Doing Sports Boris Johnson, a disheveled, dishonest, discombobulated clod, will be the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. He will do a bad job. He might be mor...
23:24, 2019-07-23

German politicians in two minds about Boris Johnson International reactions to Boris Johnson becoming the UK's new prime minister have been mostly positive so far. But what do politicians and business ...
19:48, 2019-07-24

Boris Johnson needs Trump in order to succeed Entering No. 10 Downing Street as prime minister on Wednesday, Boris Johnson will finally attain his lifelong ambition. But he faces many challenges ...
19:24, 2019-07-23

Boris Johnson and the Rise of Silly Style The new Tory leader and likely prime minister is rewriting the rules of what leadership looks like....
18:20, 2019-07-23

Opinion: Boris Johnson's clowning glory The UK got the news on Tuesday that Boris Johnson is the next Tory party leader and is now set to become the country's new prime minister. Rob Mudge ...
14:12, 2019-07-23

Barnier refutes Johnson's claims over Irish Sea trade checks EU’s chief negotiator says UK agreed to checks as part of withdrawal agreementThe EU has rejected Boris Johnson’s claims that there will be no checks...
21:24, 2020-01-27

Barnier rejects Johnson's claims over Irish Sea trade checks EU’s chief negotiator says UK agreed to checks as part of withdrawal agreementThe EU has rejected Boris Johnson’s claims that there will be no checks...
03:44, 2020-01-28

Johnson's final day marred by claims of 'hiding from reporters in fridge' Gruelling day for prime minister, involving 500-mile dash, as nerves jangle at CCHQLatest election news - live updatesBoris Johnson was once again ac...
23:12, 2019-12-11

General election UK: When could be the next big vote? Why does Boris Johnson want one for Brexit? A general election could be on the cards after Boris Johnson lost a decisive Brexit vote in the Commons last night....
11:56, 2019-10-23

British PM Boris Johnson wants an election by December to ‘get Brexit done’ Johnson says the Dec. 12 date will give lawmakers time before the election to scrutinize his Brexit bill....
18:32, 2019-10-24

UK election: Boris Johnson's Conservatives win majority — as it happened Results show a sweeping victory for Boris Johnson's Conservatives and a historic defeat for Jeremy Corbyn's Labour Party as concerns over Brexit appe...
10:56, 2019-12-13

Rebel MPs look to thwart Boris Johnson's Brexit agenda Supporters of a second referendum may try to seize control of timetableRebel MPs are exploring ways to seize control of the agenda from Boris Johnson...
21:12, 2019-10-25

Boris Johnson denies No 10 tried to block his access to intelligence Tory frontrunner says reports of an effort to keep sensitive information from him as foreign secretary are untrue Politics live – follow the day’s de...
14:00, 2019-07-05

Huawei in the UK: will Boris Johnson block the Chinese company? The US has been trying to convince allies not to involve Huawei in their 5G upgradesThe Chinese company has two major businesses in the UK. One, a co...
19:04, 2020-01-14

Neighbour who called police over Boris Johnson row goes public Tom Penn, 29, says he wants to put the record straight in wake of furore over loud altercation The neighbour who contacted the police over a late-nig...
19:56, 2019-06-22

Boris Johnson is about to be gifted a Christmas election by the Lib Dems Getty The UK is on course for a general election before Christmas after opposition parties moved to throw Boris Johnson the general election he crave...
13:40, 2019-10-28

Boris Johnson dodges questions at hustings about row with partner Tory leadership candidate fails to address incident in which police were calledBoris Johnson repeatedly dodged questions during a live televised Tory...
17:52, 2019-06-22

Huawei critics must come up with an alternative, says Boris Johnson – video In his first interview of the new year with BBC Breakfast, Boris Johnson stressed that he would not put UK security at risk in upgrading the country'...
13:04, 2020-01-14

Trump congratulates Boris Johnson on a 'great WIN' in the UK election Reuters US President Donald Trump has congratulated UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on the Conservative Party's success in Thursday's general electio...
10:40, 2019-12-13

'You bet': Boris Johnson vows to talk Trump down from trade war at G-7 Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Boris Johnson told reporters on Saturday that he intends to tell President Trump to deescalate his trade war wit...
22:56, 2019-08-24

Boris Johnson says a no-deal Brexit would be 'vanishingly inexpensive' Reuters Boris Johnson claims a no-deal Brexit will be "vanishingly inexpensive." His rival for prime minister, Jeremy Hunt, accuses him of "peddling...
23:56, 2019-07-09

British PM Boris Johnson wants election in December to ‘get Brexit done’ Johnson says the Dec. 12 date will give lawmakers time before the election to scrutinize his Brexit bill....
22:00, 2019-10-24

Boris Johnson: no deal would mean UK did not owe Brexit divorce bill PM says keeping £39bn is not threat but ‘reality’ before meeting with Donald TuskBoris Johnson has said the £39bn Brexit divorce bill would not “stri...
15:16, 2019-08-25

Boris Johnson: I'll make UK 'match fit' for no-deal Brexit Tory leadership frontrunner pledges to leave the EU by 31 October ‘come what may’Boris Johnson has pledged to get the UK “match fit for no deal” to e...
03:04, 2019-07-08

Want to know what a Boris Johnson government would look like? I have just the book | John Harris Among the would-be PM’s backers are the authors of Britannia Unchained, and their vision of deregulated Britain is terrifyingSeven years ago, a group...
19:08, 2019-07-07

Boris Johnson 'not bluffing' about quitting EU on 31 October with no deal Tory favourite also hits out at Theresa May for ‘computer says no’ approach to governmentBoris Johnson has claimed he is “not bluffing” over his comm...
13:44, 2019-07-07

Boris Johnson and younger gal pal get into wild fight: report BoJo may need to work on his mojo. British pol Boris Johnson — the UK bookies’ favorite to replace Theresa May as prime minister — got into a n...
00:28, 2019-06-22

Timetable for US-UK trade deal is 'tight', says Boris Johnson Donald Trump had talked up prospects for ‘very big’ deal that could be achieved in a yearBoris Johnson has played down the prospects of striking a tr...
22:24, 2019-08-25

Boris Johnson to attend leadership hustings after row with partner Questions over ex-foreign secretary’s private life dominate battle for No 10Boris Johnson will attend Tory leadership hustings while embroiled in a s...
13:24, 2019-06-22

Boris Johnson's neighbour: 'There was no response, so we called the police' Exclusive: neighbour says he hopes anyone would do same after hearing smashing and screaming in early hoursThe neighbour who called the police after ...
15:36, 2019-06-22

Boris Johnson becomes prime minister – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Theresa May’s formal resignation as remainers refuse to serve under ne...
16:52, 2019-07-24

Boris Johnson asks Queen to suspend parliament Decision will cut dramatically the time MPs will have to take action to prevent no-deal BrexitFollow the latest Brexit developments liveBoris Johnson...
12:32, 2019-08-28

Boris Johnson admits there will be some customs checks after Brexit But prime minister says they will apply only to items destined for Republic of IrelandLatest election news - live updatesBoris Johnson has admitted t...
13:56, 2019-12-08

Will Boris Johnson break his promise to 'get Brexit done' by October 31? Boris Johnson will this week attempt to ram his Brexit deal through parliament as he quickly runs out of time to take Britain out of the EU by the EU...
13:48, 2019-10-21

Trump: Boris Johnson will ‘do a good job’ if he succeeds Theresa May President Trump said he thinks Boris Johnson will “do a good job” on Tuesday, reiterating comments he made over the weekend endorsing the...
16:28, 2019-06-04

Boris Johnson to expel MPs who block 'no-deal Brexit' The UK Parliament is set for heated debate when it reconvenes on Tuesday. Rebel MPs and opposition are running out of time to prevent Britain crashin...
13:24, 2019-09-02

Boris Johnson ducks into refrigerator to dodge reporters Boris Johnson knows how to put the freeze on reporters. The embattled British prime minister ducked into a refrigerator when he was surprised by Good...
03:28, 2019-12-12

Boris Johnson takes to airwaves to lie, lie and lie again | John Crace Tory leader-in-waiting unable even to maintain the most basic rules of conversationYou can see why Boris Johnson’s carers have chosen to mothball him...
19:48, 2019-06-25

Boris Johnson to give statement outside No 10 – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including reaction to PM’s threat to remove whip from Tory MPs who vote against ...
19:08, 2019-09-02

UK's Boris Johnson warns lawmakers against blocking no-deal British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has urged his own Conservative MPs not to support an opposition maneuver to block a "no-deal" Brexit. The UK Par...
19:48, 2019-09-02

Boris Johnson & the Queen: What did Her Majesty say? What do his foes wish she'd said? Twitter fantasized about whether Queen Elizabeth II could say "no" to Boris Johnson as her next and 14th prime minister. Answer: She can't. ...
02:12, 2019-07-25

Boris Johnson again dodges questions over police visit LONDON (AP) — U.K. Conservative leadership candidate Boris Johnson has again refused to address questions on his private life, despite an ongoing cla...
12:16, 2019-06-25

Boris Johnson's Super Saturday bubble bursts ‘Trust me, I’m Boris,’ the PM had said, and to his astonishment 322 MPs decided they didn’tBoris Johnson isn’t good at deferred gratification. Sulk w...
13:56, 2019-10-20

Who is Boris Johnson, Brexit champion and wannabe British PM? A penchant for gaffes, extramarital affairs and fanning the flames of euroskepticism: Meet the man plotting to become Britain's next leader. Paola To...
17:24, 2019-05-24

Boris Johnson refuses to appear on Sky Tory leadership debate Sky News cancels debate with Jeremy Hunt as frontrunner continues to evade scrutinyFollow the day’s political developments - liveBoris Johnson’s refu...
14:32, 2019-06-24

Boris Johnson drops investigation into MP who manhandled protester No 10 says inquiry into Mark Field’s conduct was a matter for the previous PMBoris Johnson has dropped the Whitehall investigation into Mark Field, t...
17:52, 2019-07-29

Brexit: Boris Johnson's opponents uniting in opposition British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has caused outrage both in Westminster and in the streets with his decision to prorogue parliament. His opponent...
18:24, 2019-09-01

Boris Johnson says hair-gate is ‘beyond satire’. Here goes… | Stewart Lee Team Johnson quickly moved their man on to French-kissing a dog after his domestic row. But did the dog give consent?I had this week’s column nailed ...
13:08, 2019-06-30

More Boris Johnson neighbours confirm 'tear-up' with partner Two others back up Tom Penn’s account, one of whom ‘thought someone was being murdered’Neighbours of the man who overheard a row between Boris Johnso...
14:04, 2019-06-23

The cat is out of the bag – Boris Johnson’s shutdown is unconstitutional | Shami Chakrabarti Whatever the Tories may claim, it is clear that parliament is sovereign and MPs must be allowed a say on plans for a ‘crash-out’ BrexitOne of the gra...
22:12, 2019-08-28

'Unwanted': Glastonbury festival's message to Boris Johnson The prospect of Boris Johnson as PM inspires artists and musicians to get creativeFrom speeches by political figures to anti-war protests and climate...
20:00, 2019-06-28

Brexit: Does Boris Johnson's track record explain the man? With his decision to suspend Parliament Boris Johnson has sounded the bell for the endgame on Brexit. But will the UK's gaffe-prone prime minister ge...
13:56, 2019-08-29

Brexit: Boris Johnson in final push to ram through deal PM will seek to win two crucial votes on Tuesday in bid to leave EU by 31 October deadlineLatest Brexit news - live updatesBoris Johnson will make a ...
09:04, 2019-10-22

Boris Johnson: chances of no-deal Brexit are 'a million-to-one against' Tory leadership frontrunner’s claim comes one day after he said UK will leave EU ‘come what may, do or die’ Boris Johnson has said the chances of a n...
22:44, 2019-06-26

How Boris Johnson plans to deliver Brexit in just six weeks Leon Neal/Pool via REUTERS Boris Johnson has a big new majority in parliament after winning last week's general election. He plans to use it immediat...
10:20, 2019-12-18

Boris Johnson in final push to ram through Brexit deal PM will seek to win two crucial votes on Tuesday in bid to leave EU by 31 October deadlineBoris Johnson will make a final bid on Tuesday to force Bre...
22:36, 2019-10-21

UK's Boris Johnson fills cabinet with Brexit loyalists Britain's new Prime Minister Boris Johnson has surrounded himself with Brexit hardliners as he makes plans to take the UK out of the EU by October 31...
01:56, 2019-07-25

Thousands protest against Boris Johnson's parliament shutdown Crowds march, wave banners and chant ‘stop the coup’ in cities across UKTens of thousands of demonstrators are taking to the streets across Britain a...
14:48, 2019-08-31

Liberal, nuanced, cautious: is this the real Boris Johnson? Labour’s caricature of the new PM as pro-Trump and anti-interventionist has been surprisingly wide of the markIt was only on general election day – 1...
10:48, 2020-01-19

Could a 'youthquake' cause Boris Johnson to lose the general election? Getty A surge in young people registering to vote ahead of the UK general election has led to predictions that a "youthquake" of young voters could r...
14:36, 2019-11-27

UK lawmakers approve Boris Johnson’s Brexit bill British lawmakers approved in principle Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Brexit bill, clearing the way for the UK to leave the European Union next mont...
16:24, 2019-12-20

Ex-rival backs Boris Johnson in UK leadership race LONDON (AP) — A former candidate to lead Britain’s Conservative Party has thrown her support behind front-runner Boris Johnson. Andrea Leadsom,...
11:52, 2019-06-18

Boris Johnson gets motorbike for Christmas from Carrie Symonds The Prime Minister has been given a motorbike for Christmas by his partner Carrie Symonds....
12:48, 2019-12-29

Scotland wants another vote on leaving UK after Boris Johnson’s victory Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon wants Boris Johnson to acknowledge that elections have consequences. Sturgeon’s Scottish National party...
20:28, 2019-12-14

Tory rebels threaten Boris Johnson after majority cut to one Prime minister faces losing control of parliament after Lib Dem byelection win Boris Johnson faced a grave threat to his control of parliament on Fri...
22:36, 2019-08-02

'Boris Johnson could be the man to put motoring back on the political spectrum' Opinion 3 Aug, 2019 New PM Boris Johnson could be the man to put cars, motorists and the road network back on the political agenda, say...
18:40, 2019-08-03

Boris Johnson challenged by Labour over climate science Rebecca Long-Bailey questions how much authority the government has on issueBoris Johnson has been challenged by Labour to clearly disavow his previo...
22:40, 2019-06-05

Boris Johnson to pledge £1.8 billion immediate cash boost for NHS Boris Johnson is to announce a £1.8 billion cash injection for the NHS to help fund upgrades to hospitals....
00:24, 2019-08-04

Boris Johnson announces £1.8bn one-off cash boost for NHS hospitals The money will be available immediately, with some of it funding upgrades to 20 hospitals in England....
03:44, 2019-08-04

Boris Johnson set to break pledge not to nominate EU commissioner UK poised to comply with Ursula von der Leyen’s request to propose candidate Follow the latest politics news – liveBoris Johnson’s government appears...
15:12, 2019-11-11

Jennifer Arcuri says Boris Johnson left her to be 'fed to the lions' US businesswoman says she told PM last week she would speak out against him Latest election news - live updatesJennifer Arcuri, the US businesswoman ...
15:44, 2019-11-18

Labour still doesn’t take the threat of Boris Johnson seriously | Zoe Williams Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership is more defined by its opposition to New Labour than to the ConservativesJeremy Corbyn’s support among Labour members has ...
20:00, 2019-07-22

Philip Hammond to quit government if Boris Johnson becomes PM Chancellor joins David Gauke in saying he could not work for leader seeking a no-deal BrexitPhilip Hammond has confirmed he will resign as chancellor...
18:04, 2019-07-21

Boris Johnson's UK tour: did he show he could save the union? PM set out to prove his pledge to the ‘awesome foursome’ but not everything went to planBoris Johnson pledged his commitment to the “awesome foursome...
20:48, 2019-08-01

Boris Johnson finally gets his mop out but only makes things worse Glacial responses to situations requiring leadership such as the UK floods have become the PM’s forte To say access to Boris Johnson is heavily contr...
20:04, 2019-11-12

Jennifer Arcuri: Boris Johnson cast me aside like I am some gremlin The US businesswoman at the centre of a controversy involving Boris Johnson has claimed he cast her aside as though she was a "gremlin" and that she ...
09:28, 2019-11-17

Boris Johnson kept from media in ‘ruthlessly organised’ campaign Tory MPs ‘gobsmacked’ by lengths leadership frontrunner’s team going to in bid for supportBoris Johnson’s campaign to be Britain’s next prime ministe...
19:16, 2019-06-09

Ban fracking in UK, Jeremy Corbyn urges Boris Johnson Labour says fracking for gas will prevent Britain meeting carbon emissions targetJeremy Corbyn has urged Boris Johnson to ban fracking for gas as res...
10:24, 2019-07-30

Boris Johnson’s Brexit bill set for vote by U.K. lawmakers Opening debate on the bill, Johnson said optimistically that after Jan, 31, “Brexit will be done, it will be over.”...
13:52, 2019-12-20

Boris Johnson to sack Jeremy Hunt after he 'was a w****r to him during campaign' BORIS Johnson wants to sack Jeremy Hunt if he becomes the next Prime Minister today, according to reports....
10:16, 2019-07-23

UK Tories warned not to crown Boris Johnson without a fight LONDON (AP) — Candidates seeking to become Britain’s next prime minister are warning that the Conservative Party needs a real contest, rather t...
11:20, 2019-06-16

UK's Boris Johnson fills Cabinet with close allies Britain's new Prime Minister Boris Johnson has appointed several key supporters to top jobs as he makes plans to take the UK out of the EU by October...
11:20, 2019-07-25

UK's Boris Johnson talks Brexit in Northern Ireland The British prime minister's Brexit policy has divided Northern Ireland's main political parties. He wants to take the UK out of the EU without a Bre...
15:28, 2019-07-31

Boris Johnson wins race to become UK prime minister Boris Johnson was announced as Britain’s new prime minister on Tuesday. The New York-born politician won a landslide victory against rival Jere...
13:32, 2019-07-23

Boris Johnson builds momentum in UK Conservative race LONDON (AP) — Boris Johnson has solidified his front-runner status in the race to become Britain’s next prime minister by gaining backing from ...
14:08, 2019-06-11

Court quashes bid to prosecute Boris Johnson over EU claim LONDON (AP) — Britain’s High Court has quashed a bid to prosecute Conservative lawmaker Boris Johnson for allegedly lying during the country...
16:28, 2019-06-07

Why Carrie Symonds is the embodiment of the Boris Johnson brand Greenish and economically rightwing, No 10’s first live-in girlfriend is recognisable to many young Tories, and legitimises Johnson as a lustful law ...
13:04, 2019-08-01

The 10 ages of Boris Johnson: a guide to his road to power From bullied schoolboy to betrayer of women and voters, his career trajectory has been a controversial oneAlexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson was born...
09:08, 2019-07-21

Opinion: Boris Johnson in Brussels — visibly invisible Boris Johnson's ubiquity these days can be tiresome. But as a newspaper hack in Brussels he preferred to keep a low profile. Jim Gibbons recounts the...
08:32, 2019-07-20

Boris Johnson poised to rule out new fracking, say sources Decision would mark U-turn for PM, who once said fracking was ‘glorious news for humanity’ General election latest - liveThe prime minister could be ...
15:00, 2019-10-31

Boris Johnson's hard Brexit cabinet – podcast Jonathan Freedland talks about Boris Johnson’s brutal cabinet reshuffle which brings the members of the victorious Brexit campaign into the heart of ...
04:16, 2019-07-26

Boris Johnson's general election gamble – podcast The Guardian’s political editor, Heather Stewart, tells Anushka Asthana that the general election on 12 December will be highly unpredictable as Brex...
04:28, 2019-10-31

‘We pulled it off, didn’t we?’: Boris Johnson secures majority in the U.K. With 649 of the 650 results declared on Friday, the Conservatives had 364 seats and the main opposition Labour Party 203....
13:24, 2019-12-13

Flurry of Boris Johnson adverts tested on Facebook Facebook's advert library shows the Conservatives have been testing a variety of subtly different messages....
18:08, 2019-07-25

EU won't negotiate on Boris Johnson's Brexit plan, says Dutch PM Mark Rutte says Tory frontrunner will have to abandon pledge to get rid of Irish backstopBoris Johnson as prime minister would have to dump his pledg...
11:48, 2019-06-20

The Londoner: Boris Johnson prosecutor's £200,000 debt Marcus Ball says he's "totally f***ed" if his campaign fails/ Liz Truss calls for a different kind of Nanny state/ Pixie Geldof and Lara Stone are ov...
13:00, 2019-07-12

Boris Johnson to Donald Trump: Keep out of UK election politics Prime Minister Boris Johnson said it was best if US President Donald Trump did not get involved in Britain’s upcoming election when he visits L...
15:24, 2019-11-29

The rebel reshuffle: Boris Johnson's new team Boris Johnson has already put noses out of joint, obliterating the old Cabinet and giving top jobs to Brexiteers Sajid Javid, Priti Patel and disrupt...
14:00, 2019-07-25

Boris Johnson 'confident' EU will back down in Brexit talks PM says ‘backstop just doesn’t work’ in run-up to meetings with Merkel and MacronBoris Johnson has claimed that EU leaders will change their position...
18:28, 2019-08-19

Boris Johnson and Ursula von der Leyen have 'positive' meeting EU commission chief calls for focus on common ground on climate change, human rights and securityBoris Johnson and the new European commission presid...
20:48, 2020-01-08

A Show That Laughs at Boris Johnson, and May Have Aided His Rise The prime minister’s early appearances on “Have I Got News For You,” a comedy show, helped endear him to the British public....
11:56, 2019-10-29

Boris Johnson's 5 most urgent tasks as UK prime minister Incoming Prime Minister Boris Johnson will have scant time to settle in to his new job. The UK's challenges and tasks are many and formidable, to say...
14:04, 2019-07-24

+++ Boris Johnson becomes prime minister — live updates +++ Boris Johnson is assuming control of Britain, taking over from Theresa May. The day's proceedings will start with one final Prime Minister's Question...
12:52, 2019-07-24

Donald Trump offers his backing to Boris Johnson to become PM US president says Conservative party leadership frontrunner will ‘straighten out’ BrexitDonald Trump has offered his backing to Boris Johnson, the fr...
21:04, 2019-07-19

UK newspapers torn over Boris Johnson as prime minister Boris Johnson is not everyone's cup of tea. He divides opinion among many Brits almost as much as Brexit itself. The schism was evident on the UK fro...
06:56, 2019-07-24

Could the Queen sack Boris Johnson? The experts are divided If PM lost confidence vote and refused to resign, Queen could dismiss him – but experts think it unlikelyAs the Queen’s powers have been cited in the...
03:16, 2019-08-08

Anti-Boris Johnson protesters clash with police Several hundred people protesting against the UK election result have marched through central London. The crowd scuffled with police and chanted for ...
00:24, 2019-12-14

Brussels calls out UK's Boris Johnson over fishy anecdote The EU has accused UK leadership hopeful Boris Johnson of fake news over his complaint that "Brussels bureaucrats" made life hard for smoked herring ...
01:20, 2019-07-19

Green groups urge Boris Johnson to act on climate Green party improves on 2017 vote and campaigners say weight of responsibility now rests on ToriesThe new Conservative government must urgently bring...
18:40, 2019-12-13

How Boris Johnson went from political clown to powerful politician The results of the U.K.'s election are a triumph for a 55-year-old politician who has been written off more than once....
17:56, 2019-12-13

Gordon Brown: 'Boris Johnson could be UK's last prime minister' Ex-Labour PM says Tory leader frontrunner’s anti-European Conservatism is anti-ScottishFollow the latest political developments – liveBoris Johnson c...
13:44, 2019-07-18

Boris Johnson's no-deal Brexit threat risks being ignored by the EU Michel Barnier says the UK will ‘have to face the consequences’ of crashing outBoris Johnson’s suggestion he could use the threat of no deal to win a...
10:04, 2019-07-18

SNP's Ian Blackford calls Boris Johnson a 'racist' – video Boris Johnson has been branded a 'racist' in the Commons by the Scottish National party's Westminster leader, who said the Tory leadership frontrunne...
15:24, 2019-06-19

Will Boris Johnson evict Larry the Cat from Downing Street? This could be a cat-astrophe! Larry the Cat, the “Chief Mouser to the Cabinet Office” who has lived at 10 Downing Street for eight years,...
21:04, 2019-07-26

Boris Johnson could shift UK policy on Huawei after US warnings British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s national security team is reviewing the United Kingdom’s posture toward Huawei, a Chinese telecommunications g...
01:48, 2019-08-13

EU rejects Boris Johnson request to remove backstop Johnson says MPs who claim they can prevent no deal are to blame for hardline EU responseAll the day’s Brexit and politics news – live The European U...
21:12, 2019-08-20

Please Enjoy the Exact Moment Boris Johnson Gets His Ass Handed to Him Britain is careening headfirst into a Brexit shitstorm, and Prime Minister Boris Johnson is a racist wanker who looks like Donald Trump on an all-mil...
15:53, 2019-09-24

Fears about US food standards 'hysterical', says Boris Johnson PM says UK will be ‘governed by science, not mumbo-jumbo’ when looking at food importsBoris Johnson has called for an end to “hysterical” fears about...
14:40, 2020-02-03

Could Boris Johnson's explosive election strategy work? Anushka Asthana hears from the Guardian’s John Harris on how the chaos in Westminster looks to people in towns around the UK. Also today: Gaby Hinsli...
04:44, 2019-09-11

Boris Johnson has finally agreed a Brexit deal with the EU Reuters Boris Johnson has agreed a draft Brexit deal with the EU. The agreement sets up a historic vote in the UK parliament on Saturday The Democrat...
11:44, 2019-10-17

Boris Johnson and EU reach Brexit deal without DUP backing UK PM announces ‘great deal that takes back control’ despite refusal of DUP to back agreementBrexit latest - liveBoris Johnson and Jean-Claude Juncke...
12:48, 2019-10-17

UK: Boris Johnson referred to police watchdog over possible corruption Johnson has been referred to a police watchdog over allegations of corruption during his time as London mayor. Meanwhile, he is facing a possible no ...
06:00, 2019-09-28

Boris Johnson says he’d ‘rather be dead in a ditch’ than ask for Brexit delay British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday put aside his recent defeats to again call for a general election — insisting he would “rather...
22:36, 2019-09-05

Why Boris Johnson will be forced to delay Brexit until next year Reuters Boris Johnson and his Downing Street team continue to insist that the UK will leave the EU on October 31. But the reality is that the prime m...
10:00, 2019-10-05

Ireland’s PM says he wants to meet UK’s Boris Johnson about Brexit next week With less than a month until its scheduled exit, Johnson is seeking significant changes to how the most contentious issue -- the border between Briti...
00:44, 2019-10-06

Boris Johnson and Leo Varadkar say they 'see pathway' to Brexit deal Prime ministers’ Wirral meeting appears to revive hope of agreement between UK and EULatest Brexit news - live updatesBoris Johnson and Leo Varadkar ...
17:52, 2019-10-10

Even Boris Johnson's dog wants out as PM keeps up losing streak | John Crace The prime minister skips parliament and misses his seventh defeat in seven votesAfter the previous night’s toxic debate in which Boris Johnson had se...
22:36, 2019-09-26

Climate change: Boris Johnson to chair new committee A committee is set up to push climate action but critics point to delay on environment policy....
02:04, 2019-10-17

Brexit: Boris Johnson's EU divorce deal in the balance The British prime minister has said Saturday "can be the day we get Brexit done," adding that the UK would leave the EU by October 31. But he won't g...
13:36, 2019-10-19

Boris Johnson hints at allowing GM food imports from US PM attacks ‘hysterical’ fears about US food standards, saying UK will be ‘governed by science, not mumbo-jumbo’Boris Johnson must examine the science...
19:48, 2020-02-03

Boris Johnson confirms bid for leadership of Conservative Party At a business conference in Manchester, former British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said that he would be standing for the leadership of the Conse...
18:52, 2019-05-16

Hillary Clinton: Boris Johnson, Trump are both ‘blowhards’ Hillary Clinton has ripped British Prime Minister Boris Johnson as a “grandstander” and “blowhard” who’s “very fu...
20:25, 2019-10-12

Boris Johnson's Brexit hopes dashed after the DUP say no to a deal Getty Boris Johnson's Brexit deal close to collapse after his governing partners refuse to support it. Agreement between the EU and UK is broadly in ...
09:04, 2019-10-17

Britain's Boris Johnson won't quit, vows to 'get Brexit done' The UK prime minister has turned up the Brexit rhetoric as his ruling Conservative Party meets in Manchester. But the annual conference risks being d...
01:20, 2019-09-30

Britain’s Boris Johnson won't quit, vows to ‘get Brexit done’ The UK prime minister has turned up the Brexit rhetoric as his ruling Conservative Party meets in Manchester. But the annual conference risks being d...
21:20, 2019-09-29

Boris Johnson met with chorus of ‘Resign!’ at re-opened Parliament Britain’s leader Boris Johnson flew home early from New York to face a re-opened Parliament Wednesday — and was met with a raucous chorus...
00:28, 2019-09-26

No apologies. Labour fury as Boris Johnson goes on the attack Prime minister revisits ‘people v parliament’ Brexit rhetoric after supreme court defeatFollow the day’s politics news – live updatesAn unrepentant B...
00:28, 2019-09-26

GOP warns Boris Johnson not to rebuff Trump on Huawei China hawks want to punish the U.K. if it buys the company's 5G technology, but Trump administration officials are sending mixed messages....
01:44, 2020-01-28

Boris Johnson unveils £1.2bn for climate and endangered species Announcement comes as PM heads to New York for meeting of UN general assemblyBoris Johnson has unveiled a combined £1.2bn in funding for new efforts ...
00:20, 2019-09-23

Unlawful: the supreme court stuns Boris Johnson Philippe Sands QC on the decision by the supreme court to rule against the government on the suspension of parliament. Plus: Shoshana Zuboff on how t...
04:24, 2019-09-25

Boris Johnson plays down chance of Brexit breakthrough at UN Despite a series of planned meetings with European leaders, the PM says there are ‘still difficulties’ over an agreementBoris Johnson has cautioned a...
10:28, 2019-09-23

Brexit: Crucial day for Boris Johnson and no-deal date UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to confront British MPs and his Irish counterpart in another showdown day for Brexit. Parliament could be...
09:40, 2019-09-09

Boris Johnson to lower £30,000 wage threshold for immigrants PM and home secretary expected to outline changes to rules at Friday cabinet meetingBoris Johnson and Priti Patel are expected to outline immigration...
15:36, 2020-02-09

Boris Johnson indicates he may renew attempt to suspend parliament PM says he will respect ruling but insists new legislative programme still neededLatest political news - live updatesBoris Johnson has indicated he c...
16:56, 2019-09-24

Boris Johnson refuses to rule out suspending parliament again PM says adverse supreme court ruling would not stop him proroguing parliament againBoris Johnson has refused to rule out suspending parliament again ...
03:00, 2019-09-24

Boris Johnson bets on HS2 to deliver new spine of UK transport PM brushes off Tory objections and says work on laying track could begin in AprilBoris Johnson has staked his political reputation on delivering a “n...
01:12, 2020-02-12

Boris Johnson mocked for wanting an Australian relationship with the EU Boris Johnson's suggestion that the UK could be prepared to accept an Australian-style relationship with the EU, without a formal trade deal, has bee...
03:36, 2020-02-12

Trump administration wants to show Boris Johnson that US does chicken right WASHINGTON — The Trump administration hatched a plan to combat bad headlines about US food practices, including infamous “chlorinated chickens,...
01:52, 2019-09-07

Boris Johnson to meet Leo Varadkar over Brexit compromise Pair to meet in north-west England on Thursday and discuss Northern IrelandBoris Johnson is set for a private meeting with the Irish taoiseach, Leo V...
22:28, 2019-10-09

Boris Johnson: 'Global warming is taking its toll' The prime minister says climate change is harming "the most vulnerable populations around the planet"....
17:36, 2020-02-04

Think Boris Johnson is toxic to voters? Don’t be so sure | Gaby Hinsliff We can’t be certain that a tide of progressive votes will wash away the prime minister’s chances of winning an electionBoris Johnson has blown it, su...
13:32, 2019-09-07

Parliament hands Boris Johnson another Brexit defeat UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday failed to force a snap election amid the growing crisis over Brexit — before preparing to suspend Parliamen...
03:40, 2019-09-10

UK PM Boris Johnson dares opposition to vote no-confidence The prime minister challenged the opposition to vote no-confidence in the government. Members of parliament were meeting for the first time in two we...
20:40, 2019-09-25

Boris Johnson 'will be forced from power if he defies no-deal law' If PM fails to comply with anti-no deal act, he could face jail, legal experts warnBoris Johnson would trigger a legal and constitutional crisis that...
23:16, 2019-09-07

Does anyone in the country believe Boris Johnson isn’t a groper? | David Mitchell Given his past, it’s no wonder people disbelieve the prime minister’s denial about Charlotte EdwardesCharlotte Edwardes’s allegation that Boris Johns...
17:48, 2019-10-06

A play about Boris Johnson tries to find humor in Brexit LONDON (AP) — Is Brexit a tragedy, a comedy — or is it too soon to tell? A new play running in London tries to grapple with the Brexit drama, and wri...
15:40, 2019-05-16

Queen delivers Boris Johnson’s Brexit agenda Britain's departure from the EU is a "priority" for the government, Queen Elizabeth II said as she opened parliament. UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson...
13:00, 2019-10-14

Boris Johnson reveals his final Brexit offer to the EU Christopher Furlong/Getty Images Boris Johnson reveals his proposed Brexit deal to the European Union. The plan, the key elements of which were leake...
17:44, 2019-10-02

Queen delivers Boris Johnson's Brexit agenda Britain's departure from the EU is a "priority" for the government, Queen Elizabeth II said as she opened parliament. UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson...
15:36, 2019-10-14

Brexit: Ireland doubts Boris Johnson can do a deal with EU The UK prime minister has said he is "cautiously optimistic" he can thrash out an agreement with the EU. But his Irish counterpart insists the gulf b...
16:40, 2019-09-13

Boris Johnson heckled during speech on northern transport PM told to ‘sort out the mess’ as he pledges to give mayors London-style rail powersBoris Johnson has promised to give elected mayors in the north of...
17:04, 2019-09-13

Boris Johnson jokes about UK being ‘on the verge’ of nuclear fusion In his speech to the Conservative party conference, prime minister Boris Johnson said the UK can become carbon neutral by the middle of this century...
14:56, 2019-10-02

Absolutely not true I misled Queen, says Boris Johnson PM plays down Scottish court ruling and significance of Yellowhammer releaseBoris Johnson has said it is “absolutely not true” that he misled the Que...
17:36, 2019-09-12

Boris Johnson and the Jennifer Arcuri allegations – podcast Boris Johnson says he behaved with ‘full propriety’ regarding his links to the US businesswoman Jennifer Arcuri while he was London mayor. Matthew We...
04:08, 2019-10-02

Boris Johnson wins more backing from MPs for Brexit deal Eurosceptics and Labour MPs indicate they could back prime minister if he clinches agreement in Brussels Boris Johnson is edging towards the parliame...
21:28, 2019-10-14

Boris Johnson’s Brexit speech: preparing for an election Boris Johnson used his first leader’s speech at the Conservative party conference to set up a new phase of negotiations with the EU and an election c...
04:16, 2019-10-03

Boris Johnson suffers first parliamentary defeat since election Peers back amendment to give EU nationals physical proof of right to stay in UK after BrexitPolitics latest - live updatesBoris Johnson’s Brexit deal...
19:44, 2020-01-20

Boris Johnson faces Parliament — live updates The UK prime minister is appearing before lawmakers in the wake of a parliamentary defeat at the hands of Tory rebels and the opposition. MPs are con...
14:20, 2019-09-04

Boris Johnson calls for routine prorogation of Parliament With parliament needing to be prorogued before any new legislative launch, known as a Queen's Speech, the government has requested a much shorter sus...
22:16, 2019-10-02

Boris Johnson 'will ask EU for extension' if no Brexit deal by Saturday Brexit secretary suggests PM will send letter to Brussels in absence of agreementLatest Brexit news - live updatesThe Brexit secretary has indicated ...
14:32, 2019-10-16

Boris Johnson says he didn’t lie to the Queen about Parliament suspension The embattled British leader insisted the bleak scenario was ``not where we intend to end up.''...
14:00, 2019-09-12

The UK porn block has been scrapped by Boris Johnson's government Samantha Lee/Business Insider The UK porn block has been scrapped by Boris Johnson's government. The law would have imposed age verification on porn ...
16:40, 2019-10-16

Protests erupt as Boris Johnson suspends Parliament British Prime Minister Boris Johnson defiantly suspended Parliament until next month and said he would not seek a Brexit extension as opposition lawm...
15:52, 2019-09-10

UK's Boris Johnson to submit 'final' Brexit proposal UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to unveil his latest gambit to secure a Brexit deal, proposing that Northern Ireland stay in the EU single mar...
12:04, 2019-10-02

Brexit tactics: what is the strategy behind Boris Johnson's plan? A deal is preferred option but if EU rejects offer then it is full steam ahead towards no dealLatest politics news – live updatesWrapping up his “fin...
14:04, 2019-10-02

Calls for inquiry into claims Johnson backers benefit from no-deal Brexit Cabinet secretary urged to look into conflict of interest fears raised by Philip Hammond and Rachel JohnsonThe UK’s most senior civil servant is unde...
18:36, 2019-09-28

US briefing: whistleblower threats, Johnson groping claims and Hong Kong Monday’s top story: Lawyers for Ukraine whistleblower say Trump has put their client in danger. Plus, how Yemenis live under the shadow of deadly air...
12:44, 2019-09-30

Boris Johnson 'on brink of Brexit deal' after border concessions Negotiators understood to have agreed in principle to customs border down Irish SeaFollow the latest developments - liveBoris Johnson appears to be o...
17:44, 2019-10-15

'They call him Britain Trump': US president on Boris Johnson - video Donald Trump praises Britain's incoming prime minister on Tuesday, saying that he is a 'good man' who 'will get [Brexit] done'. The US president also...
01:00, 2019-07-24

'We will crack it': Boris Johnson sets out his climate crisis vision PM reaffirms 2050 net-zero pledge but provides few details on how it will be achievedBoris Johnson has set out his vision for forging a new global co...
20:32, 2020-02-04

Boris Johnson calls on Uefa to take strong action against Bulgaria Charges made in regards to racist chanting during England winPrime Minister describes chanting as ‘stain on football’Boris Johnson has joined demands...
23:48, 2019-10-15

Donald Trump congratulated Boris Johnson on his election victory Donald Trump has congratulated Boris Johnson on his general election victory, Downing Street has said....
17:52, 2019-12-16

Michel Barnier calls on Boris Johnson to rein in No 10 aides Senior EU figures criticise Downing St tactics and double down on rejection of UK offerLatest Brexit news – live updatesMichel Barnier has called on ...
20:28, 2019-10-09

Coppola takes revenge for Boris Johnson’s Godfather tribute Director of PM’s favourite film scene denounces ‘foolish’ rush towards no-deal BrexitWestminster trembled in July when Boris Johnson told the Daily M...
17:04, 2019-09-13

Boris Johnson will amend Brexit bill to outlaw extension Legal block on finalising deal after 2020 removes safety net below negotiations with EUBoris Johnson will attempt to mark his election promise to “ge...
07:44, 2019-12-17

Boris Johnson failed to protect biodiversity hotspot, says UN expert Ocean advocate highlights lack of action over South Georgia and the Sandwich IslandsBoris Johnson did nothing to protect “the most important biodiver...
10:04, 2019-06-15

'They call him Britain's Trump': US president on Boris Johnson - video Donald Trump praises Britain's incoming prime minister on Tuesday, saying that he is a 'good man' who 'will get [Brexit] done'. The US president also...
23:56, 2019-07-23

Boris Johnson prepares to take reins of power as he assembles top team Boris Johnson is preparing to enter Downing Street for the first time as prime minister as he takes on the challenge of delivering his pledge to deli...
08:28, 2019-07-24

Brexit: Boris Johnson will amend bill to outlaw extension Legal block on finalising deal after 2020 removes safety net below negotiations with EUBoris Johnson will attempt to mark his election promise to “ge...
08:24, 2019-12-17

Boris Johnson's father praises Extinction Rebellion 'crusties' Stanley Johnson tells London protesters they have ‘exactly the right things in mind’The prime minister’s father, Stanley Johnson, has told a crowd at...
14:48, 2019-10-09

Britain's new parliament votes for Boris Johnson's Brexit bill House of Commons/PA Images via Getty Images Members of Parliament vote in favour of Boris Johnson's Brexit bill. Johnson's empowered government won t...
15:44, 2019-12-20

We can’t let Boris Johnson politicise crucial COP26 climate talks The most important climate talks for years are already becoming political. This needs to stop if we have any chance of success at COP26, says Adam Va...
17:04, 2020-02-05

U.K. PM Boris Johnson says Iran responsible for attack on Saudi oil facilities The U.K. Conservative prime minister also said the he would work with allies to “de-escalate” Middle East tensions that have soared since the Sept. 1...
12:56, 2019-09-23

Boris Johnson blames Iran for attack on Saudi oil facilities British Prime Minister Boris Johnson blamed Iran for the attacks on Saudi oil facilities ​and said the United Kingdom is considering joining a US-led...
16:52, 2019-09-23

Boris Johnson to be Britain’s new prime minister and Conservative leader He will be tasked with following through on his "do or die" pledge to deliver Brexit in just over three months time....
15:24, 2019-07-23

The next prime minister Boris Johnson’s climate change record Boris Johnson will be the next prime minister of the UK after winning the Conservative party leadership campaign. Theresa May is expected to resign t...
15:08, 2019-07-23

The race for Downing Street: Does anyone have what it takes to beat Boris Johnson? Today is crunch time in the Tory leadership contest — and Boris Johnson is storming into the lead. As nominations close, Julian Glover asks if anyone...
12:44, 2019-06-10

Boris Johnson to welcome his 109 new Tory MPs to House of Commons in private speech Boris Johnson is to kick start his first week back in the House of Commons as Prime Minister by welcoming his new intake of Tory MPs as they prepare ...
00:20, 2019-12-16

Boris Johnson and Carrie Symonds move into Downing Street PM and partner will take flat above No 11, after speculation that she might not join him Boris Johnson is moving into Downing Street with his partner...
16:48, 2019-07-29

EU slams Boris Johnson's 'untried, revocable' Brexit plan The European Commission has criticized Britain's latest Brexit proposal, saying it urgently needs a "workable solution." Disagreements about the UK b...
23:12, 2019-10-07

Iran not seeking confrontation, Tehran says in message for Boris Johnson Foreign minister says Iran wants ‘normal relations based on mutual respect’ as tanker crisis continuesIran does not seek confrontation with Britain a...
08:12, 2019-07-23

Boris Johnson news LIVE: Prime Minister to welcome new generation of MPs Boris Johnson will welcome his new cohort of Conservative MPs to Westminster today, as they prepare to take their seats in Parliament – many for the ...
15:00, 2019-12-16

Boris Johnson's full fibre plan needs more detail says industry Broadband providers say it will take more than money to achieve a "full fibre for all" by 2025 pledge....
14:28, 2019-06-17

Boris Johnson urges world leaders to see beyond Brexit as he heads to U.N. Johnson is likely to be dogged by Brexit throughout his three-day trip to the General Assembly, the U.N.’s annual gathering of world leaders....
17:28, 2019-09-22

From Brexit to the NHS: Boris Johnson's 2020 brief after his landslide election win This is a year-zero moment in politics. Everything's been reset. Boris Johnson was just a backbencher at the start of the summer and now he's in abso...
15:00, 2019-12-16