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Boris Johnson: new PM takes his revenge and sacks over half the cabinet

Johnson shows ruthless streak as he packs team with Brexiters and rightwingersBoris Johnson has signalled his ruthless determination to deliver Brexi...

Boris Johnson: new PM takes his revenge and sacks over half the cabinet

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Boris Johnson takes his revenge and sacks over half the cabinet New PM shows ruthless streak as he packs team with Brexiters and rightwingersBoris Johnson has signalled his ruthless determination to deliver Brexit...
01:40, 2019-07-25

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 hands top jobs to Raab, Javid and Patel as he sacks Jeremy Hunt BORIS Johnson carried out a brutal cull of Theresa May's ministers as he formed a new Government dedicated to his goal of delivering Brexit....
21:00, 2019-07-24

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'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

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

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

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

Top cabinet member quits over Boris Johnson’s Brexit strategy A top cabinet ally of Boris Johnson has quit over the prime minister’s purge of anti-Brexit conservatives — and said six other ministers could bolt a...
01:24, 2019-09-08

Boris Johnson wipes out Theresa May's cabinet in 'bloodbath' on first night as PM BORIS Johnson carried out a brutal cull of Theresa May's ministers as he formed a new Government dedicated to his goal of delivering Brexit....
00:44, 2019-07-25

Boris Johnson would remove security role from Cabinet Secretary Boris Johnson intends to split the dual roles of top civil servant and the National Security Adviser, it has emerged....
13:28, 2019-06-24

Boris Johnson chairs first cabinet as prime minister – video Britain's newly appointed PM, Boris Johnson, has chaired cabinet for the first time after a ruthless reshuffle. He told the cabinet it was 'wonderful...
17:20, 2019-07-25

Jeremy Hunt confirms he will not serve in Boris Johnson's Cabinet Boris Johnson's leadership rival Jeremy Hunt has confirmed he will not serve in the new Prime Minister's Cabinet....
19:24, 2019-07-24

Boris Johnson to brief Cabinet on last-minute Brexit talks as deadline looms Britain is due to leave the 28-nation bloc on Oct. 31, and attempts to find a deal have foundered over plans for keeping an open border between EU me...
14:56, 2019-10-13

Tory leadership: Jeremy Hunt says he would serve in a Boris Johnson led cabinet or have him in his own Tory leadership contender Jeremy Hunt has said he would serve in a cabinet led by Boris Johnson or have his rival in his own....
18:24, 2019-07-06

Boris Johnson to appoint new Cabinet after series of top-level dismissals – LIVE Prime Minister Boris Johnson will tonight name his top leadership team who will help him govern the country....
19:56, 2019-07-24

Jacob Rees-Mogg is given first Cabinet role in Boris Johnson's reshuffle Jacob Rees-Mogg has been rewarded for his loyalty to Boris Johnson and his hardline Brexit views by being appointed as Leader of the House of Commons...
08:40, 2019-07-25

Rory Stewart confirms resignation from Cabinet after Boris Johnson's victory Rory Stewart has confirmed he will resign as International Development Secretary after Boris Johnson's landslide victory in the race for Number 10....
16:04, 2019-07-23

Boris Johnson hands top jobs to Raab, Javid and Patel in new look Brexit war Cabinet BORIS Johnson carried out a brutal cull of Theresa May's ministers as he formed a new Government dedicated to his goal of delivering Brexit....
21:56, 2019-07-24

Boris Johnson chairs first cabinet as critics say party now 'fully taken over by hard right' – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Boris Johnson chairing his first cabinet and his statement to MPs 11.3...
12:48, 2019-07-25

Brexit LIVE: Cabinet set to meet as Boris Johnson faces Tory civil war over no-deal Boris Johnson is calling an emergency Cabinet meeting today, sparking rumours of an imminent General Election....
14:36, 2019-09-02

Boris Johnson set to hold first Cabinet meeting after major cull of Theresa May's top team Boris Johnson's new Cabinet will meet for the first time today after a brutal cull of Theresa May's top team....
08:40, 2019-07-25

Boris Johnson appoints Cabinet of Brexiteers after brutal purge of Jeremy Hunt supporters Getty Boris Johnson has appointed his new Cabinet after becoming the UK's new prime minister. He began the process by sacking a swathe of former sup...
09:44, 2019-07-25

Boris Johnson chairs first cabinet as critics say party now 'fully taken over by hard right' - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Boris Johnson chairing his first cabinet and his statement to MPs 11.0...
12:16, 2019-07-25

Amber Rudd quits Cabinet and Conservative Party over Boris Johnson's handling of Brexit Work and Pensions Secretary Amber Rudd has quit the Cabinet and surrendered the Conservative whip in protest at Boris Johnson's handling of Brexit....
22:56, 2019-09-07

Boris Johnson news LIVE: Latest as new prime minister prepares to enter Number 10 and name cabinet Boris Johnson is preparing to enter Number 10 as prime minister for the first time today after his landslide win over Jeremy Hunt in the race for Num...
08:28, 2019-07-24

Boris Johnson cabinet: Hunt, Mordaunt and Fox all sacked amid mass departures – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as the new PM chooses his cabinetPMQs: May gives Johnson frosty welcomeHammond quits as chancell...
19:24, 2019-07-24

Boris Johnson appoints new cabinet with Sajid Javid, Priti Patel and Dominic Raab in top positions Sajid Javid has been appointed chancellor, Priti Patel home secretary and Dominic Raab foreign secretary as Boris Johnson named his new cabinet....
01:40, 2019-07-25

Boris Johnson Cabinet news LIVE: Prime Minister forms new Government after series of top-level dismissals Prime Minister Boris Johnson has begun to form the top leadership team which will help him govern the country....
21:32, 2019-07-24

Brexit: general election speculation intensifies as Boris Johnson to chair cabinet this afternoon – 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 ...
17:24, 2019-09-02

Boris Johnson Cabinet reshuffle as it happened: Prime Minister forms new Government after series of top-level dismissals Prime Minister Boris Johnson has formed the top leadership team which will help him govern the country....
01:40, 2019-07-25

Brexit: Boris Johnson to chair cabinet this afternoon - as general election speculation intensifies – 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 ...
15:00, 2019-09-02

Boris Johnson tells Cabinet a Brexit deal is possible but needs significant work... as Jeremy Corbyn warns MPs off backing it A Brexit deal is possible but will require "a significant amount of work", Boris Johnson has told Cabinet ministers....
18:20, 2019-10-13

Boris Johnson cabinet: Sajid Javid, Priti Patel and Dominic Raab given top jobs – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as the new PM chooses his cabinetPMQs: May gives Johnson frosty welcomeHammond quits as chancell...
22:12, 2019-07-24

Amber Rudd slams Boris Johnson for lack of effort in trying to secure Brexit deal after quitting Cabinet and Tory party Amber Rudd has slammed the government for the lack of work going into getting a deal with the EU after she sensationally quit in protest of the Prime...
10:32, 2019-09-08

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson fuels general election speculation as he prepares for Downing Street statement after cabinet meeting Boris Johnson's inner circle has gathered for a crunch cabinet meeting this evening to consider their response to MPs attempting to wrangle control o...
19:16, 2019-09-02

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

Boris Johnson flies into No Deal Brexit storm as 'war cabinet' meets to step up preparations for UK crashing out of Europe Boris Johnson flew into a growing Brexit storm today as the Government braced Britain for a no-deal....
12:32, 2019-07-29

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 takes hefty lead in UK leadership race Ten conservatives entered the leadership ring; just seven emerged. But one candidate — Boris Johnson — has taken an overwhelming lead....
16:00, 2019-06-13

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

Brexit news latest: Jeremy Corbyn hits back at Boris Johnson ahead of shadow cabinet meeting to stop no-deal 'disaster' Jeremy Corbyn has lashed out at Boris Johnson ahead of a shadow cabinet meeting aimed at stopping a no-deal Brexit "disaster"....
00:44, 2019-09-02

Boris Johnson takes aim against party members who oppose his Brexit plans Prime Minister Boris Johnson is getting tough with members of his Conservative Party who oppose his Brexit plans at the start of what promises to be ...
17:40, 2019-09-02

Boris Johnson's Cabinet: Who's who in the Prime Minister's new top team Boris Johnson's brutal cabinet reshuffle broke Westminster records, after the new prime minister sacked 11 ministers and six others resigned....
11:04, 2019-07-25

Boris Johnson prepares to take reins of power as he takes on challenge of delivering Brexit 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...
01:56, 2019-07-24

Tory leaders debate LIVE: Boris Johnson takes on rivals in race to be next PM BORIS JOHNSON has arrived at tonight's Tory leadership debate, after the favourite to be the next PM shunned the first TV meeting over the weekend....
21:24, 2019-06-18

Boris Johnson 'to stop criminals being freed after serving half their sentence' Boris Johnson has vowed to "come down hard" on crime as he announced an extension of police stop-and-search powers and tougher sentences for violent ...
09:52, 2019-08-11

Pound suffers further slide after Boris Johnson takes Brexit hard line – business live Rolling coverage of business, economics and markets as sterling hits new 28-month low against the US dollarPound drops to lowest level in two years a...
10:32, 2019-07-30

Tory leadership news LIVE: Boris Johnson takes giant leap towards Number 10 after another major win in fifth ballot Boris Johnson has taken his biggest leap yet towards Number 10, after gaining more than 50 per cent of the votes in the ballot for the final two of t...
11:32, 2019-09-02

See Ex-Gang Member Javier Learn What It Takes to Professionally Fight on Revenge Body Javier is in a fight for his life. In this clip from Sunday's all-new Revenge Body With Khloe Kardashian, the new participant meets with trainer and...
16:08, 2019-07-26

Snakes, stupidity and sycophants: the horror of the Johnson cabinet Difficult to know which is more distressing – Priti Patel as home secretary or Dominic Raab as foreign secretary. None of it gets any better from the...
18:56, 2019-07-25

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

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

Don’t be fooled by Johnson’s ‘diverse’ cabinet. Tory racism hasn’t changed | Kehinde Andrews The new ethnic minority ministers don’t represent real progress – they are among the most hard-right figures in the partyBoris Johnson’s new team has...
12:16, 2019-07-25

Revenge Body With Khloe Kardashian's New Promo Vows to Redefine Revenge in Season 3 Mark your calendars! As of today, we are officially 1 month away from the Revenge Body With Khloe Kardashian season 3 premiere (Sunday, July 7 at 9 ...
19:44, 2019-06-07

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

Tory leadership: Johnson and Hunt talk Brexit, Iran and cabinet positions in latest hustings - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including the G20 summit and Tory leadership contestMay and Putin exchange cool ...
14:28, 2019-06-28

Woman takes exams at hospital — a half hour after giving birth It was no rest for the weary for an Ethiopian woman who took her exams in a hospital — only 30 minutes after giving birth, according to a report. Alm...
20:00, 2019-06-12

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

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

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

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

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson takes honeymoon to D23 The Rock is honeymooning at a Disney conventionDwayne Johnson got married last weekend to longtime partner Lauren Hashian — and then spent Saturday p...
17:32, 2019-08-25

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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 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

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

+++ 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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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: 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'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

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

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

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

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 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

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

'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 '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 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

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

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 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 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

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

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

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

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...
20:36, 2019-07-12

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

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 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'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 '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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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 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

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

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

'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

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

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

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 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

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

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’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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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 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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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 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'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

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

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

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

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: 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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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 '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

MPs react with fury to Boris Johnson's plan to suspend parliament Decision described as reckless and constitutionally wrong by MPs opposed to no-deal BrexitMPs working on a plan to block Boris Johnson from proroguin...
14:56, 2019-08-28

Boris Johnson wins the backing of Tory police commissioners Boris Johnson had a brush with the law today — as he took part in a restraint technique demonstration....
14:32, 2019-07-03

Cornered Boris Johnson suffers triple Commons defeat MPs block bid to call snap election after vote on bill to prevent a no-deal BrexitBrexit: government fails in bid to call general election – liveBori...
03:28, 2019-09-05

UK PM Boris Johnson dares opposition to call no-confidence vote 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...
20:16, 2019-09-25

Boris Johnson embraces Trumpism with tax cut plan to boost UK economy The front-runner to become Britain’s next prime minister is planning to mirror one of President Trump’s signature tax cuts as he looks to secure econ...
13:52, 2019-07-03

Boris Johnson FAVOURITE to replace Theresa May as PM agrees to resign BORIS Johnson is favourite to replace Theresa May as Prime Minister after she agreed to lay out her plan to leave Downing Street by June....
20:04, 2019-05-16

Boris Johnson faces probe for alleged links to US businesswoman Embattled British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is facing a potential investigation into his alleged connection with a US businesswoman. London author...
16:56, 2019-09-28

Boris Johnson can’t keep dodging scrutiny about his past | Gaby Hinsliff His friendship with Jennifer Arcuri, and the funding she received, raises awkward questions that deserve answersIf success was really all about who y...
08:20, 2019-09-25

Boris Johnson loses bid for new election amid Brexit defeats British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday was denied a snap general election — one he called after losing two votes that blocked him fr...
02:44, 2019-09-05

Boris Johnson calls for election after losing Brexit votes British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday formally called for a snap general election after losing two votes that blocked him from taking Bri...
02:44, 2019-09-05

Boris Johnson’s call for a snap election rejected by U.K. lawmakers In a second straight day of parliamentary turmoil, the House of Commons voted by 327-299 in favor of the bill, sending it to Parliament’s upper chamb...
03:00, 2019-09-05

Boris Johnson 'ignored expert advice' over £1bn mayoral vanity projects No 10 frontrunner defied senior officials over doomed projects including Routemaster and garden bridge Boris Johnson has been accused of repeatedly i...
20:04, 2019-07-16

Boris Johnson prepares for Biarritz balancing act with Donald Trump The PM has so far been careful not to break with the EU on key policies. Now the quixotic US president could force his handBoris Johnson will sit dow...
20:56, 2019-08-24

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

Boris Johnson faces growing pressure to comment on row with partner Tory frontrunner’s silence over issue threatens to derail campaign to become PMBoris Johnson is under pressure from a Conservative cabinet minister t...
13:32, 2019-06-23

'No disposable cups': Boris Johnson's aide confiscates his drink PM’s cup snatched away in what’s speculated to be evidence of No 10’s feuding tribesIt is a moment worthy of any episode of the political series The ...
16:24, 2019-10-01

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

Boris Johnson lambasted by man in Leeds who tells him: You should be in Brussels negotiating Boris Johnson was lambasted by an angry member of the public in a trip to Yorkshire who told the PM he should be in Brussels negotiating rather than ...
10:20, 2019-09-06

Boris Johnson's ultimatum: back me or it's a general election – podcast Jonathan Freedland joins Anushka Asthana to discuss a pivotal week ahead in British politics. Plus Prof Liz Bentley of the Royal Meteorological Socie...
10:41, 2019-09-03

Here Is the Beautiful Sight of Boris Johnson Being Utterly Humiliated Over Brexit Brexit: What is it, and where is it going? The answer: a wild nightmare, and straight to hell! Every day in Brexit-town brings a greater amount of lu...
19:12, 2019-09-03

Downing Street’s Larry the Cat will make space for Boris Johnson’s new dog Downing Street’s Larry the Cat has a new roommate. The tabby who has been dubbed the “Chief Mouser to the Cabinet Office” will have...
20:48, 2019-09-03

Boris Johnson: there are no circumstances in which I will delay Brexit – 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 ...
19:56, 2019-09-02

The Guardian view on Boris Johnson: a question of character | Editorial Conservative members will choose the next prime minister. The rest of us need to know whom they are pickingWho trusts Boris Johnson? Not, apparently,...
23:16, 2019-06-23

Trump says Boris Johnson 'knows how to win' less than a day after his devastating Brexit defeat in Parliament AP Photo/Evan Vucci; Daniel Leal-Olivas/Pool/Reuters President Donald Trump on Wednesday said Boris Johnson "knows how to win," despite the fact the...
22:04, 2019-09-04

Brexit: Boris Johnson pushes to suspend Parliament until October 14 Prime Minister Boris Johnson is seeking to suspend Parliament for a month. With the October 31 Brexit deadline fast approaching, the move would leave...
15:20, 2019-08-28

Tory leadership: Boris Johnson promises review on 'sin taxes' The Tory leadership hopeful wants to see if levies on unhealthy foods target lower earners....
10:12, 2019-07-03

Boris Johnson dismisses leaked Irish border plans as 'not quite right' Hard border concerns heightened after media reports but PM refuses to explain his ‘very good’ Brexit planLatest Brexit news – live updatesBoris Johns...
12:16, 2019-10-01

Boris Johnson move to suspend parliament sets up clash with MPs Move cuts time MPs have to introduce legislation aimed at preventing a no-deal BrexitFollow the latest Brexit developments – liveBoris Johnson has se...
17:00, 2019-08-28

Boris Johnson 'deeply concerned' by fires raging in the Amazon Labour criticises UK government for ‘cosying up’ to Brazil during trade missionBoris Johnson has expressed concern about the fires raging in the Amaz...
15:28, 2019-08-23

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

From Boris Johnson to Bernie Sanders: why politicians seem most weird when they’re trying to be normal The admission that the Tory leadership contender relaxes by creating model buses is bizarre, but it’s far from being the only example of a public fig...
22:44, 2019-06-26

Britain’s Boris Johnson says he’s been a ‘model of restraint’ in Brexit debate A defiant Johnson told the BBC on Sunday that the “best thing for the country and for people’s overall psychological health would be to get Brexit do...
14:08, 2019-09-29

Trump starts first day of G-7 with Boris Johnson and anti-press tweetstorm President Trump embarked on his first full day at the G-7 Summit in France on Sunday — starting out with a tweetstorm against the “disgus...
12:00, 2019-08-25

No time for delay in new Brexit talks, Boris Johnson warned Whitehall source says there are signs of some willingness in Brussels to compromiseBoris Johnson will have to embark on a whistlestop charm offensive...
20:52, 2019-07-08

Boris Johnson's words on UK battery sector 'not matched by action' Open letter calls for changes to policies sector says threatens to hold green economy backBoris Johnson’s support for Britain’s “world leading” batte...
20:40, 2019-08-27

BREAKING: Boris Johnson says 'now time to deliver Brexit' as he prepares bid to be PM BORIS Johnson has said now is the time to "come together and deliver Brexit" as Theresa May tearfully resigned as Prime Minister....
11:52, 2019-05-24

Boris Johnson faces questions over 'arguably racist' comments Tory frontrunner asked if he could represent minority groups after ‘letterbox’ columnBoris Johnson was forced to defend his ability to represent mino...
17:00, 2019-07-06

Boris Johnson’s brother resigns from Parliament in latest defeat British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who has been stymied by Parliament over his goal to pull the United Kingdom out of the European Union without a...
15:32, 2019-09-05

Reporter who Boris Johnson conspired to have beaten up demands apology Stuart Collier tells the Guardian the Tory frontrunner is not fit to be prime ministerA journalist who Boris Johnson secretly discussed helping a fri...
18:00, 2019-07-14

Boris Johnson: I can broker a new Brexit deal with EU before the October deadline Boris Johnson has insisted he can broker a new Brexit deal with Europe because the political landscape has "changed"....
01:04, 2019-06-25

Fears grow over Boris Johnson win as Hunt challenge fades Senior Tories voice alarm on spending commitments, Brexit and future of the unionTory MPs have not been able to agree on very much since the momentou...
22:20, 2019-07-06

I used to think Boris Johnson could get a Brexit deal. Not after last week | Simon Jenkins Under the spell of Dominic Cummings, he offers only robotic slogans. Now, like his predecessor, he may fail to leave the EUI cannot recall a more cri...
18:12, 2019-09-29

Boris Johnson is a hostage in No 10. No wonder he fears a long contest | Zoe Williams Now that Labour has refused to rise to the prime minister’s bait, his project lies cruelly exposed in all its absurdityBoris Johnson’s strategy is co...
14:28, 2019-09-05

Supreme Court ruling: As MPs return to Westminster, what does Boris Johnson do next? So what happens next? "We stick the knife in, of course," said one shadow cabinet minister packing her bags to return from Brighton to Westminster....
18:08, 2019-09-24

Boris Johnson surrounded by nudists in bizarre Glastonbury clip BORIS Johnson may be on the campaign trail to become Prime Minister and leader of the Conservative party but he's not alway been so ministerial....
23:32, 2019-06-27

Boris Johnson fuels speculation he could ignore Brexit delay law PM says UK can still leave with no deal and fails to deny asking EU nations to block extensionBoris Johnson has ramped up speculation that he is plan...
13:56, 2019-09-29

Brexit: Boris Johnson's brother resigns in 'national interest' British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's younger brother is set to resign as a minister and lawmaker, saying he felt "torn between family and the natio...
13:12, 2019-09-05

Boris Johnson to face court on Brexit campaign comments The frontrunner to become Britain's next prime minister must face court questions about his Brexit claims pertaining to the costs of membership of th...
15:08, 2019-05-29

Boris Johnson suffers another loss in key Parliament Brexit vote The British Parliament on Wednesday voted to stop Prime Minister Boris Johnson from taking Britain out of the EU without a deal. The vote was the fir...
20:28, 2019-09-04

Boris Johnson warns MPs: don't damage chance of Brexit deal PM defends prorogation, saying deal is less likely if EU thinks Brexit can be stoppedBoris Johnson has warned parliamentarians gearing up to try to b...
17:44, 2019-08-30

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

Trump backs Boris Johnson after UK Supreme Court ruling ​President Trump showed unwavering support Tuesday for Boris Johnson ​amid a UK Supreme Court ruling that his decision to suspend Parliament ahead of...
19:16, 2019-09-24

Boris Johnson: Donald Trump's tweets could perhaps be more diplomatic – video The Tory leadership hopeful has said the US president ‘could perhaps be more diplomatic’ in his tweets after Trump used the social media platform to ...
21:52, 2019-07-11

Boris Johnson’s talk of ‘global Britain’ is about to look even more ridiculous | Guy Verhofstadt While the favourite to be Britain’s next prime minister feeds his public disinformation, the EU is homing in on a huge trade dealThree years after th...
16:56, 2019-06-27

Opposition forming against Boris Johnson’s move to prorogue parliament Political opposition to Prime Minister Boris Johnson's move to suspend Parliament crystallized Thursday amid protests, legal action and a petition to...
13:16, 2019-08-29

Boris Johnson denies groping allegation after backing from Javid Prime minister is asked about journalist’s claim during visit to business in ManchesterThe latest political developments – live updatesBoris Johnson ...
17:36, 2019-09-30

Brexit countdown: inside Boris Johnson’s terrible week It started with a cheery chat to the press pack, but by Friday the PM, crushed in the courts, and with a criminal inquiry looming, looked on the rope...
00:40, 2019-09-29

Boris Johnson does speak to Steve Bannon, says Nigel Farage Brexit party leader’s comments increase pressure on No 10 frontrunner to address claimsTory leadership latest – live updatesBoris Johnson does speak ...
17:44, 2019-06-24

Opposition forming against Boris Johnson’s move to prorogue U.K. Parliament Political opposition to U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson's move to suspend Parliament crystallized Thursday amid protests, legal action and a petiti...
14:12, 2019-08-29

Boris Johnson denies journalist’s decades-old misconduct allegation MANCHESTER, England — U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson faced political opposition and personal allegations Monday as he tried to fulfill his pledge ...
13:20, 2019-09-30

The scandals that could force Boris Johnson to resign as prime minister Getty Boris Johnson's position as prime minister is under threat following a series of allegations that he misused public funds and groped women. The...
13:16, 2019-09-30

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

Boris Johnson’s opponents rally against his attempt to suspend Parliament Opponents of ​​​British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday rallied against his ploy to suspend Parliament for nearly a month, saying they plan ...
16:00, 2019-08-29

British PM Boris Johnson denies any wrongdoing as allegations mount U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson faced political opposition and personal allegations Monday as he tried to fulfil his pledge to lead Britain out of ...
12:52, 2019-09-30

Boris Johnson apologizes to Queen after House of Commons suspension UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has personally apologized to the Queen for asking her to approve the unlawful suspension of the House of Commons, The...
05:04, 2019-09-29

The verdict is in: Boris Johnson is a liar. And he should pay the price | Rafael Behr The supreme court could not have been clearer: Johnson’s prorogation of parliament was a subversion of democracyIf Boris Johnson does nothing more, h...
23:52, 2019-09-24

Nationwide protests as Boris Johnson suspends parliament – video Protesters across the UK took to the streets to demonstrate against the Queen’s approval to prorogue parliament on the request of the prime minister....
16:32, 2019-08-29

Boris Johnson claimed Islam put Muslim world 'centuries behind' Anger as 2007 essay lamenting ‘no spread of democracy’ in Islamic world comes to light Boris Johnson has been strongly criticised for arguing Islam h...
17:40, 2019-07-15

Boris Johnson filmed telling Tory members NHS 'needs reform' Frontrunner to be PM gives rabble-rousing speech at private garden partyToday’s political developments - live updatesBoris Johnson has been filmed at...
19:12, 2019-06-25

Sir Philip Pullman denies advocating hanging Boris Johnson Sir Philip Pullman has denied advocating the hanging of Boris Johnson after being widely criticised for a tweet about the prime minister....
18:16, 2019-08-29

U.K. leadership candidate Boris Johnson says he is serious about ‘no-deal’ Brexit threat The former London mayor is still the frontrunner in the race to succeed Theresa May but his lead had been dented by reports of a heated late-night ro...
04:36, 2019-06-25

Abandoned dogs and a Boris Johnson cake: Friday's best photos The Guardian’s picture editors select photo highlights from around the world, including Buddhist monks and various protests Continue reading......
16:28, 2019-10-04

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

Six ways Boris Johnson could evade block on no-deal Brexit MP says Tories have come up with ‘about 20’ ways to get around law calling for a delayLatest Brexit developments - live updatesThe strongly pro-Brexi...
16:44, 2019-09-09

Boris Johnson to shut down Parliament amid Brexit fight British leader Boris Johnson has confirmed he will shut down Parliament Monday night after a second attempt to force a snap general election. “...
16:44, 2019-09-09

Boris Johnson pulls ahead in Tory leadership race Ex-foreign secretary Boris Johnson has surged ahead of his rivals in the second poll of Tory leadership race. Moderate Rory Stewart survived against ...
22:12, 2019-06-18

Boris Johnson mocked for local elections Twitter gaffe Boris Johnson has faced widespread ridicule after he proudly tweeted he had voted Conservative in local elections on Thursday....
10:20, 2019-05-03

Trevor Noah on Boris Johnson: 'Like a midlife crisis Malfoy' Late-night hosts discussed Donald Trump’s British visit and introduced Americans to the mayhem surrounding Boris JohnsonLate-night hosts focused on D...
17:24, 2019-06-06

Brexit: Crucial day for Boris Johnson and no-deal date — as it happened The UK Parliament will be suspended Monday evening following a vote on a snap election. The queen has given "royal assent" to a law which aims to pre...
04:28, 2019-09-10

UK Tories accuse favorite Boris Johnson of ducking scrutiny LONDON (AP) — Contenders to become Britain’s next prime minister are accusing front-runner Boris Johnson of trying to dodge scrutiny by not agr...
11:20, 2019-06-14

Ex-chief scientist fears for UK climate plan if Boris Johnson is PM Prof David King says would-be PM oversaw ‘devastating’ cuts in efforts to tackle crisisProf David King, the former chief scientist, has expressed ala...
13:16, 2019-06-18

Boris Johnson likely to lose supreme court case, says Labour Shami Chakrabarti predicts this week’s hearing will rule prorogation was unlawfulFollow all the day’s political developments – liveThe supreme court ...
11:32, 2019-09-17

Boris Johnson suspends U.K. Parliament following latest Brexit defeat The simmering showdown between Johnson and Parliament over Brexit came to a head as lawmakers delivered three defeats to the government’s plans for l...
12:24, 2019-09-10

BREAKING: Boris Johnson makes his debut speech in Commons BORIS Johnson said Britain can become “the greatest and most prosperous country in Europe” in his first house of Commons speech....
13:44, 2019-07-25

Awkward truths about Boris Johnson's praise for UK science and tech In his first speech as prime minister, Boris Johnson said Britain is ‘leading the world’ in science and technology. Is that true?...
14:56, 2019-07-25

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

Brussels repels Boris Johnson's quest for new Brexit deal Juncker said to have told new PM current agreement is the best and only one possibleBrussels has roundly rebuffed Boris Johnson after he laid down to...
21:36, 2019-07-25

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

Theresa May delivers parting shot on Brexit to Boris Johnson Prime minister hopes for Brexit ‘that works for whole UK’ after refusing to praise successorFollow all today’s politics with our live blogTheresa May...
22:12, 2019-07-24

A legal bid to force Boris Johnson to delay Brexit has failed Getty Scottish judges dismiss a legal bid to force Boris Johnson to delay Brexit. Campaigners wanted the Court of Session to make the prime minister ...
15:04, 2019-10-07

U.K. PM Boris Johnson battling to overcome opposition to Brexit deal French President Emmanuel Macron has said the EU will decide by the end of the week whether an amicable divorce deal is possible....
13:40, 2019-10-07

Boris Johnson will seek Brexit extension if no deal reached by Oct. 19 It’s a step the prime minister is required to take under a new law recently passed by opposition politicians, the BBC reported, citing a government f...
19:28, 2019-10-04

Trevor Noah on Trump and Boris Johnson: 'Failed clones of each other' Late-night comics focused on Trump’s antics surrounding his visit to London and his ongoing beef with Sadiq KhanLate-night hosts discussed Donald Tru...
18:36, 2019-06-04

Boris Johnson: Tories must deliver Brexit or face extinction Speaking at a private hustings, Johnson told party members he is the man to put Farage ‘back in his box’Boris Johnson has warned the Conservative par...
00:24, 2019-06-05

Boris Johnson given two-week EU deadline for Irish backstop plan Ultimatum comes as sources say PM was ‘surprised’ by levels of Irish border checksBoris Johnson has been set a two-week deadline to table a plan for ...
21:16, 2019-09-18

How Boris Johnson's Blond Locks Became Recognisable Political Brand At different times described as a "straw-coloured mop", "eccentrically windblown" and resembling a "mediaeval monk", Boris Johnson's talismanic hairc...
15:08, 2019-07-24

Boris Johnson to tell Merkel, Macron that Brexit can’t be stopped by UK parliament In his first trip abroad as leader, Johnson is due to meet his European counterparts ahead of a G7 summit in Biarritz, France....
03:24, 2019-08-18

Theresa May to hand over U.K. prime minister role to Boris Johnson Departing leader May will attend question period in the House of Commons for the last time today....
15:56, 2019-07-24

Michel Barnier: blame Boris Johnson for a no-deal Brexit EU’s chief negotiator issues warning to UK government as talks appear on brink of collapse• ‘We cannot change what we are’: Michel Barnier stares dow...
03:52, 2019-10-06

Boris Johnson faces ultimatum over Jennifer Arcuri messages London assembly committee may also compel PM to appear before it to answer questions about relationship with entrepreneurBoris Johnson could be force...
10:04, 2019-10-06

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson set on leaving the European Union UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson will “keep to the plan” to leave the European Union and will not try to negotiate a deal to delay Britain’s departure...
05:24, 2019-09-09

Colbert on Boris Johnson: 'Former foreign secretary and shaved muppet' Late-night hosts discussed the new UK prime minister and drew comparisons to Donald TrumpLate-night hosts covered Boris Johnson rising to the positio...
17:40, 2019-07-24

Majority of voters think Boris Johnson would make bad PM - polling expert Antipathy among many voters towards favourite may harm his Tory leadership chancesMany voters have a “distinct antipathy” towards Boris Johnson, whic...
14:32, 2019-06-05

Boris Johnson 'surprised' by level of Irish border checks EU sources say PM seemed taken aback when shown implications of his Brexit planToday’s politics news - live updatesBoris Johnson expressed surprise t...
15:36, 2019-09-18

Boris Johnson extends lead in UK Conservatives' leadership race Boris Johnson has increased his lead in the race to succeed Theresa May as Britain's next prime minister. Rory Stewart has been eliminated from the c...
20:28, 2019-06-19

Boris Johnson confronted on east London hospital visit The man said Whipps Cross Hospital's maternity ward was understaffed and the NHS was being destroyed....
14:56, 2019-09-18

New prime minister Boris Johnson’s climate change record Boris Johnson has become the new prime minister of the UK after winning the Conservative party leadership campaign. Here's what Johnson has said and ...
20:52, 2019-07-24

The untold story of when Donald Trump met Boris Johnson | First Dog on the Moon A global Guardian exclusive Sign up here to get an email whenever First Dog cartoons are publishedGet all your needs met at the First Dog shop if wha...
09:36, 2019-07-26

US ambassador: Trump likes Boris Johnson for 'calling it as he sees it' Woody Johnson says they have a lot in common and will have ‘sensational’ relationshipDonald Trump respects Boris Johnson for “calling it as he sees i...
12:40, 2019-07-26

Boris Johnson gives new roles to Truss and Goldsmith in mini-reshuffle Liz Truss made women and equalities minister and Zac Goldsmith handed cabinet seatLiz Truss has been made women and equalities minister and Zac Golds...
09:12, 2019-09-11

Boris Johnson and Michael Gove feud ‘could destroy next government’ BORIS Johnson and Michael Gove’s feud could “destroy the next Government”, a senior Tory has said....
21:44, 2019-06-10

Boris Johnson calls for EU 'common sense' over Brexit backstop Current deal ‘just doesn’t work’, says PM as No 10 refuses to rule out early November electionBoris Johnson has said he hopes the EU will “show commo...
21:44, 2019-08-08

Boris Johnson: EU must scrap the backstop to avoid a no-deal Brexit After rebuff from Irish taoiseach, PM ready to blame ‘friends across the Channel’Boris Johnson has said it is up to the EU to compromise to avoid a n...
03:36, 2019-07-31

Boris Johnson set for powersharing talks during first visit to Northern Ireland as PM Boris Johnson is to hold talks with Northern Ireland's political leaders as he bids to inject fresh impetus to faltering efforts to restore powershar...
08:00, 2019-07-31

Gary Lineker brands Boris Johnson 'backstabber' as he launches bid to be PM BORIS Johnson has been branded a "backstabber" by Gary Lineker as the MP launched his bid to be Prime Minister....
14:56, 2019-06-12

Boris Johnson emerges from hiding to promise timely Brexit The former foreign secretary has said further delays to Brexit would mean a Tory defeat at the next election. Johnson has been criticized by rivals f...
13:16, 2019-06-12

Boris Johnson has no intention of renegotiating Brexit deal, EU told No-deal Brexit is British PM’s ‘central scenario’, chief Brussels envoy reportedly saysBoris Johnson has no intention of renegotiating the withdrawal...
18:56, 2019-08-05

'Why aren't you in parliament?' Boris Johnson heckled in Rotherham – video A protester was ejected as the prime minister made a speech in Rotherham on Friday. The man said: ‘Why are you not … in parliament sorting out the me...
16:00, 2019-09-13

UK leadership favorite Boris Johnson vows to deliver Brexit LONDON (AP) — Front-runner Boris Johnson is officially launching his campaign to be Britain’s next prime minister, telling fellow Conservatives...
11:12, 2019-06-12

Boris Johnson faces first test in Welsh local election The new UK prime minister's biggest challenge yet is one he could well have done without: Defeat for Johnson's Conservatives in the Brecon and Radnos...
13:28, 2019-08-01

Boris Johnson's Big Tech tax risks souring his friendship with Trump When France imposed a new digital services tax on Silicon Valley’s biggest companies, President Trump responded in kind, threatening a tariff on the ...
13:52, 2019-08-01

Michael Savage asks Boris Johnson to lift 10-year ban on him Conservative radio host Michael Savage finally sees an opening in reversing a 10-year ban on him in the United Kingdom — new Prime Minister Boris Joh...
15:40, 2019-08-02

Michael Savage asks Boris Johnson lift 10-year ban on him Conservative radio host Michael Savage finally sees an opening in reversing a 10-year ban on him in the United Kingdom — new Prime Minister Boris Joh...
20:08, 2019-08-01

Charming but dishonest and duplicitous: Europe's verdict on Boris Johnson As the Brexit deadline looms, Europe remains wary of the poker player behind the clown mask He is clever, cultivated, charming; witty, self-deprecati...
13:40, 2019-08-02

Boris Johnson is getting close to winning a majority for a Brexit deal Getty Johnson is inching towards securing the numbers he needs in parliament to force through his Brexit deal. The UK is engaged in intense negotiati...
11:08, 2019-10-15

Boris Johnson accused of cowardice as he dodges public scrutiny Tory leadership frontrunner avoids interviews and refuses to commit to TV hustingsLatest on Tory leadership contest - live updatesBoris Johnson has b...
16:12, 2019-06-11

Boris Johnson to meet Juncker for Brexit talks in Luxembourg EU sources suggest PM wanted to avoid meeting in Brussels as he attempts to break impasseBoris Johnson will head to Luxembourg on Monday at what EU o...
13:16, 2019-09-13

‘Wonderfully inane’: the art critic’s view on Boris Johnson’s first photos The PM seems to be trying to channel Winston Churchill and Barack Obama in his behind-the-scenes pictures. Surely the next step is the Vladimir Putin...
18:12, 2019-07-29

The Latest: Boris Johnson leads UK Conservative leader race LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the race among British Conservatives to replace Prime Minister Theresa May (all times local): 1:10 p.m. Boris Johnson has...
14:28, 2019-06-13

Car industry chief warns Boris Johnson over no-deal Brexit SMMT president Mike Hawes highlights strength of car industry in letter to new Prime Minister New Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been urged to rul...
15:04, 2019-07-26

U.K. court rules Boris Johnson’s suspension of Parliament unlawful Judges at Scotland’s highest court in Edinburgh said Britain’s Supreme Court must make the final decision. A hearing there is due to begin Tuesday....
12:04, 2019-09-11

Meet Boris Johnson’s 31-year-old girlfriend Carrie Symonds British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s politics aren’t the only way he’s shaking up his new elected office. The Tory leader is also...
19:28, 2019-07-26

Boris Johnson denies lying to Queen over Parliament suspension Boris Johnson has denied lying to the Queen over the suspension of Parliament, insisting such claims were "absolutely not" true....
11:40, 2019-09-12

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

UK: Boris Johnson denies lying to the Queen over Parliament suspension UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson denied that he lied to the Queen over his reasons for proroguing Parliament. The five-week suspension was ruled unlaw...
13:08, 2019-09-12

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

Please Enjoy Boris Johnson Getting Booed So Viciously That He Hid From a Press Conference Just when you think Boris Johnson can’t get more embarrassing...he gets more embarrassing....
18:20, 2019-09-16

Boris Johnson yet to make a phone call to Irish PM Leo Varadkar Lack of contact four days after becoming UK PM may further strain Anglo-Irish relationsFour days after becoming prime minister, Boris Johnson has yet...
18:00, 2019-07-27

Boris Johnson calls Brexit a ‘massive economic opportunity’ British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Brexit was a “massive economic opportunity” and pledged to step up negotiations on post-Brexit ...
18:24, 2019-07-27

Brexit: Boris Johnson to meet Leo Varadkar for last-ditch talks Pair to meet in north-west England on Thursday and discuss Northern IrelandBoris Johnson is set for a private meeting with the Irish taoiseach on Thu...
09:24, 2019-10-10

Boris Johnson threatens to withhold Brexit divorce payment The UK owes tens of billions of euros when it leaves the EU but Boris Johnson — the current front-runner to succeed Theresa May as prime minister — w...
06:56, 2019-06-09

Boris Johnson to take part in televised BBC Tory leadership debate Boris Johnson has confirmed he will take part in a televised Tory leadership debate on the BBC....
14:36, 2019-06-14

Boris Johnson says it is 'absolutely' not true he misled Queen over prorogation PM plays down Scottish court ruling and significance of Yellowhammer releaseBoris Johnson has said it is “absolutely not true” that he misled the Que...
18:04, 2019-09-12

John Bercow: I’ll stop Boris Johnson breaking the law on Brexit Commons Speaker issues direct challenge to ministers threatening to ignore legislationJohn Bercow has threatened Boris Johnson that he will be prepar...
22:12, 2019-09-12

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

Boris Johnson’s party allegedly funded fake Facebook ads British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s party allegedly funded fake Facebook ads that included an altered news headline casting the Conservative...
19:48, 2019-09-14