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Boris Johnson 'asks officials to look at building bridge between Scotland and Northern Ireland'

Boris Johnson has reportedly asked Government officials to look at the feasibility of building a bridge between Scotland and Northern Ireland....

Boris Johnson 'asks officials to look at building bridge between Scotland and Northern Ireland'

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Boris Johnson is deadly serious about building a £20 billion bridge between Scotland and Northern Ireland, which one engineer described as being 'as feasible as building a bridge to the moon' Geoff Pugh - WPA Pool/Getty Images Boris Johnson is pushing ahead with plans for a bridge between Northern Ireland and Scotland. The bridge is report...
13:20, 2020-02-10

'There are massive risks': One of the world's top engineers explains why Boris Johnson's planned bridge from Scotland to Northern Ireland could be a disaster waiting to happen Reuters / Business Insider Boris Johnson's planned bridge across the Irish Sea risks catastrophic collisions and could dislodge the estimated million...
15:00, 2020-02-15

Boris Johnson: 'Very good' bridge between Scotland and Northern Ireland 'would only cost £15bn' Boris Johnson has said a bridge between Northern Ireland and Scotland would be "very good" and would cost around £15 billion....
15:48, 2019-09-12

Boris Johnson yet to commission study into Scotland to NI bridge, minister confirms Boris Johnson is yet to commission a study examining the viability of a bridge between Northern Ireland and Great Britain, a transport minister has c...
17:00, 2020-01-26

Boris Johnson to announce £300m of new funding for Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland Prime Minister Boris Johnson is calling for a renewal of "the ties that bind our United Kingdom" as he travels to Scotland to announce a £300 million...
08:20, 2019-07-29

Government 'actively looking into' Scotland-Northern Ireland bridge No 10 shrugs off scepticism about idea periodically raised by Boris JohnsonMinisters are actively looking into Boris Johnson’s idea of a road bridge ...
16:28, 2020-02-10

Critics pour scorn on Scotland-Northern Ireland bridge idea Architect and PM’s enthusiasm for Celtic crossing tempered by local cynicism of ‘pipe dream’“The stars are aligning” for a bridge between Scotland an...
04:36, 2020-02-12

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

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

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

Boris Johnson 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

Boris Johnson's election victory means Scotland could end up leaving the United Kingdom Getty Boris Johnson's election victory has brought the question of Scotland's continued membership of the United Kingdom into focus. The separatist S...
17:48, 2019-12-13

Boris Johnson heads to northern England to celebrate election victory In a victory speech outside 10 Downing Street on Friday, Johnson called for an end to the acrimony that has festered throughout the country since the...
13:24, 2019-12-14

Boris Johnson saves trickiest Brexit challenge, Northern Ireland, for last Northern Ireland is arguably both the most perilous, and the least soluble Brexit riddle taxing the UK prime minister. Even his more modest goal of c...
23:04, 2019-07-31

Boris Johnson denounced for politicising London Bridge attack Justice activists and political leaders speak out in wake of article by victim’s father‘Jack would be livid his death has been used to further an age...
21:32, 2019-12-02

Boris Johnson hails devolution as he dines with DUP leaders during first visit to Northern Ireland as PM Boris Johnson has said devolution in Northern Ireland must be restored as soon as possible....
00:20, 2019-07-31

Whaley Bridge: Boris Johnson visits amid fears of dam collapse PM tells residents that Toddbrook reservoir looks ‘dodgy but stable’ The prime minister has visited the Derbyshire town of Whaley Bridge, where at le...
22:36, 2019-08-02

Boris Johnson accused of politicising London Bridge knife attack Justice activists and political leaders speak out in wake of article by victim’s father‘Jack would be livid his death has been used to further an age...
22:40, 2019-12-02

Boris Johnson is playing politics with Northern Ireland’s ‘delicate balance’ | Matthew O’Toole By asserting hard UK sovereignty in Northern Ireland, the prime minister is risking the country’s painfully won consensusControl and consent are inti...
16:24, 2019-08-22

Boris Johnson thrusts London Bridge attack into centre of election battle Prime minister says terrorists convicted of the most serious offences should never be released from prisonBoris Johnson on Saturday said that those c...
00:12, 2019-12-01

Brexit news LIVE: Fresh setback for Boris Johnson during visit to Scotland as opposition MPs vow to block election bid Boris Johnson's bid for an early general election on his own terms faced a setback today after opposition leaders vowed to block the Prime Minister's...
15:20, 2019-09-06

The pound is seesawing after Northern Irish leaders pulled support for Boris Johnson's Brexit deal Reuters The pound soared after Boris Johnson secured a Brexit deal with the EU, but later pared its gains after an Irish political party withdrew its...
14:28, 2019-10-17

Boris Johnson's claim there won't be new Northern Irish hard border checks is 'nonsense' say business leaders Getty Boris Johnson said today his Brexit proposals would not create new physical infrastructure in Northern Ireland. The prime minister told MPs tha...
15:44, 2019-10-03

Boris Johnson's leaked Brexit plan for Northern Ireland border checks rejected by the Irish as a 'non-starter' Charles McQuillan/Getty Images A leaked UK government proposal to erect customs posts in Northern Ireland after Brexit has been dubbed "non-starter" ...
11:20, 2019-10-01

London Bridge attack: Boris Johnson ignores family’s plea not to exploit victims' deaths PM accused of ‘distasteful’ attempt to turn London Bridge attack into election issueBoris Johnson has been accused of twisting the facts of the Londo...
08:56, 2019-12-02

Tory leadership race: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt to face Brexit questions in Northern Ireland hustings Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt will face further questions about their Brexit plans at a hustings in Northern Ireland as the race to Number 10 continu...
02:16, 2019-07-02

Irish officials dismiss Boris Johnson’s Brexit offer as 'unacceptable' Prime minister’s ‘take it or leave it’ proposals described as unworkable and illegalLatest politics news – live updatesBoris Johnson’s final “take it...
11:16, 2019-10-02

London Bridge victim Jack Merritt's father blasts Boris Johnson following comments on TV debate London Bridge terror attack victim Jack Merritt's father has slammed Boris Johnson for comments made during last night's TV debate....
16:32, 2019-12-07

Boris Johnson faces backlash from Tory MPs over plan to give Huawei role in building 5G network – as it happened Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happenedBoris Johnson faces backlash from Tory MPs over Huawei proposalVaradkar: EU will...
19:56, 2020-01-27

Labour MPs warned by party's Irish society of 'severe' impact on Northern Ireland if they back Boris Johnson's Brexit deal Getty Exclusive: The Labour Party Irish Society warns Labour MPs not to support Boris Johnson's plan for Northern Ireland in a letter seen by Busines...
18:36, 2019-10-09

EU officials reject Boris Johnson claim of 'huge progress' in Brexit talks PM’s upbeat account dismissed as Jean-Claude Juncker warns time is running outEU officials have rejected Boris Johnson’s claim that “a huge amount of...
16:04, 2019-09-15

Boris Johnson faces backlash from Tory MPs over plan to give Huawei role in building 5G network – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happenVaradkar: EU will have upper hand in trade talksImmigration: fast-track ‘global ta...
17:16, 2020-01-27

Boris Johnson calls for renewal of 'ties that bind UK' ahead of visit to Scotland Prime Minister Boris Johnson is calling for a renewal of "the ties that bind our United Kingdom" as he travels to Scotland to announce a £300 million...
23:56, 2019-07-28

London Bridge: Boris Johnson denies Tory funding cuts were a mistake as he blames Labour for terrorist's release Boris Johnson has denied that cuts made to the probation system by the Conservatives were a mistake following the London Bridge terror attack....
13:24, 2019-12-01

Boris Johnson accused of ignoring a family's pleas not to exploit their son's death for political gain after the London Bridge terror attack BBC Boris Johnson was accused of politicising the London Bridge terror attack despite the pleas of one victim's family to do so. David Merritt, the f...
11:36, 2019-12-02

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson heads to Scotland to continue campaign for early election as opposition leaders hold talks on preventing no-deal Boris Johnson will today continue campaigning for an election he is yet to successfully call, after a torrid day in which his brother resigned from G...
08:40, 2019-09-06

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson to meet Jean-Claude Juncker in Luxembourg as Northern Ireland denies fresh hopes for deal Boris Johnson will hold Brexit talks with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in Luxembourg on Monday, Downing Street has confirmed....
18:20, 2019-09-13

London Bridge attack news LIVE: Boris Johnson, Jeremy Corbyn and Sadiq Khan join vigil to honour victims Boris Johnson, Jeremy Corbyn and Sadiq Khan are among those gathered at a vigil to pay tribute to the victims of the London Bridge terror attack....
12:12, 2019-12-02

General election news LIVE: Campaigning resumes after London Bridge attack with Jeremy Corbyn and Boris Johnson to tout new plans Political leaders will crank up their election campaigns again today after a pause in the wake of the London Bridge attack....
09:00, 2019-12-02

Boris Johnson has one week to improve his Brexit plan or EU officials will refuse to even discuss it at a crunch summit Getty Boris Johnson has reportedly been given one week to improve his latest Brexit plan or EU leaders will not discuss it at a summit in two weeks' ...
12:08, 2019-10-04

Boris Johnson hails 'wonderful compromise' of powersharing in Northern Ireland during Stormont visit The Prime Minister has hailed the "wonderful" compromise that triggered the return of powersharing in Northern Ireland....
19:16, 2020-01-13

Boris Johnson accused off 'passing off' tweets about London Bridge attack as his own Boris Johnson has been accused of plagiarising the words of a legal blogger in a Twitter thread he wrote about London Bridge attacker Usman Khan....
16:04, 2019-12-02

Whaley Bridge dam: Boris Johnson visits Derbyshire as threat remains 'critical' Boris Johnson is visiting Whaley Bridge as the threat posed by a damaged dam remains "critical."...
20:28, 2019-08-02

General election news LIVE: Boris Johnson thanks northern voters on 'victory lap' as Jeremy Corbyn comes under fire Boris Johnson has thanked voters for backing the Conservative Party in Sedgefield, a seat once held by former Labour Prime Minister Tony Blair....
16:04, 2019-12-14

Boris Johnson holds talks with Irish political leaders in effort to get Northern Ireland Assembly 'up and running' Boris Johnson met political leaders in Northern Ireland today as he sought to get its assembly "up and running" to break one of the Brexit deadlocks....
13:36, 2019-07-31

Boris Johnson tells MPs he has made 'genuine attempt to bridge chasm' in negotiations with new Brexit blueprint Boris Johnson clashed with Jeremy Corbyn today over Britain's future trade ties with the EU — as Ireland rejected the Prime Minister's Brexit plan as...
13:44, 2019-10-03

Boris Johnson secretly pursuing 'dangerous no-deal Brexit' says Nicola Sturgeon on Prime Minister's first visit to Scotland Nicola Sturgeon believes Boris Johnson is secretly pursuing a "dangerous" no-deal Brexit, the SNP leader said after her first meeting with the new Pr...
22:12, 2019-07-29

Father of London Bridge victim Jack Merritt slams Boris Johnson for response to attack, saying he 'saw opportunity instead of tragedy' The father of London Bridge terror victim Jack Merritt has slammed Boris Johnson's response to the attack, accusing the PM of trying to score politic...
16:16, 2019-12-10

Boris Johnson's Brexit deal 'could see Northern Ireland in different time zone' Northern Ireland could be forced to operate in a different time zone to the rest of the UK under the Prime Minister's Brexit deal, peers have warned....
10:40, 2020-02-11

BBC's 'ban' on Boris Johnson's Andrew Marr Show interview lifted in wake of London Bridge terror attack Boris Johnson will appear on the Andrew Marr Show on Sunday in the wake of the London Bridge terror attack....
13:20, 2019-11-30

Boris Johnson says London Bridge attacker's early release from prison shows system 'simply isn't working' Boris Johnson has said the London Bridge attacker's early release from prison shows the system "simply isn't working"....
17:00, 2019-11-30

Pirates of the Northern Seas and Scotland’s Oceanic Criminals Pirates, maybe even more than mermaids and sea serpents, are the most fascinating and misunderstood entities of maritime history and while it is know...
04:04, 2020-02-11

The Warm-Up: Memphis bleak for Northern Ireland, Scotland sink to new low "Memphis Depay\u0027s class shone through as Northern Ireland hit a big bump on the road to Euro 2020 - but at least they aren\u0027t Scotland..."...
09:40, 2019-10-11

Brexit news LIVE: Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson to meet Jean-Claude Juncker in Luxembourg as Northern Ireland denies fresh hopes for deal Boris Johnson will hold Brexit talks with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in Luxembourg on Monday, Downing Street has confirmed....
13:24, 2019-09-13

The Warm-Up: Memphis shatters Northern Ireland dreams, Scotland sink to new low "Memphis Depay\u0027s class shone through as Northern Ireland hit a big bump on the road to Euro 2020 - but at least they aren\u0027t Scotland..."...
10:08, 2019-10-11

Netherlands 3-1 Northern Ireland, Russia 4-0 Scotland, Slovakia 1-1 Wales – as it happened The Netherlands scored three late goals to shatter a brave Northern Ireland, while Wales kept their qualification hopes alive with a useful draw in S...
23:12, 2019-10-10

Netherlands v Northern Ireland, Russia v Scotland, Slovakia v Wales – live! Euro 2020 qualifying updates – get all the latest scoresNext Generation 2019: 60 of the world’s best young talentsAnd feel free to email rob.smyth@th...
19:52, 2019-10-10

Euro 2020 qualifying: Northern Ireland 0-2 Germany, Scotland 0-4 Belgium and more – as it happened Kevin de Bruyne was in irresistible form as Belgium hammered Scotland, while Germany battled past Northern Ireland and Wales beat Belarus• Halstenber...
23:32, 2019-09-09

Euro 2020 qualifying: Northern Ireland v Germany, Scotland v Belgium and more – live! Updates from all the action in the Euro 2020 qualifying matchesScotland left reliant on play-offs, Wales keep Euro dreams aliveEmail ben.fisher@thegu...
20:04, 2019-09-09

Highway bridge collapses in northern Italy after landslide A motorway bridge collapsed on Sunday in Italy's northwestern region of Liguria near the coastal city of Savona, a spokesman for SIAS, the company op...
18:28, 2019-11-24

Motorway bridge collapses in northern Italy after landslide A motorway bridge collapsed on Sunday in Italy's northwestern region of Liguria near the coastal city of Savona, following a massive landslide caused...
21:20, 2019-11-24

Building collapses into river as Storm Ciara batters Scotland – video Part of a cafe and guest house collapsed into a river in Scotland as Storm Ciara brought heavy rain and winds of more than 90mph to the UK on Sunday....
15:48, 2020-02-10

Terrifying moment lorry topples onto police patrol car on windy bridge in Scotland This is the terrifying moment a lorry toppled over onto its patrol car in Scotland after it was hit by a strong gust of wind....
22:36, 2019-12-11

Four patients being tested for suspected coronavirus in Scotland, officials say Four people in Scotland are being tested for suspected coronavirus after travelling to the country from Wuhan, China, according to the head of infect...
17:16, 2020-01-23

Euro 2020 qualifying: Memphis Depay downs Northern Ireland, Wales held by Slovakia as Scotland are thrashed Memphis Depay's late double denied Northern Ireland downed in their Euro 2020 qualifier against the Netherlands after a 3-1 defeat at the Johan Cruyf...
23:28, 2019-10-10

Officials say 9 died in northern Mexico attack MEXICO CITY (AP) — The Latest on the slaying of U.S. citizens in northern Mexico (all times local): 7:15 a.m. Mexico’s top security official sa...
14:44, 2019-11-05

Egyptian officials say 6 policemen slain in northern Sinai EL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) — Egyptian security officials say militants have attacked three police checkpoints in the restive northern Sinai Peninsula, kill...
00:24, 2019-06-26

Northern Virginia health officials warn of possible measles exposures Northern Virginia health departments are working to identify people who may have come in contact with someone infected with measles in one of three s...
17:48, 2019-06-06

Building of the Year: Television Centre and London Bridge station redevelopment among shortlist for top award London Bridge station, Southbank Centre, Television Centre and Pitzhanger Manor and Gallery are all in the running for the top prize....
12:52, 2019-05-01

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

Euro 2020 permutations: What England, Scotland, Northern Ireland, Ireland and Wales need The final round of qualifiers for Euro 2020 take place over the next week, with automatic and play-off spots still up for grabs....
11:12, 2019-11-14

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

Iraqi security officials say 6 explosions have gone off in the northern city of Kirkuk, killing at least 3 people BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi security officials say 6 explosions have gone off in the northern city of Kirkuk, killing at least 3 people....
22:28, 2019-05-30

Euro 2020 play-off draw in full: Scotland to face Israel while Northern Ireland could host Republic of Ireland The draw for the Euro 2020 play-offs was completed at Uefa headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland on Friday morning, with 16 teams discovering their fate....
12:28, 2019-11-22

Irish PM Leo Varadkar says bridge between Scotland and NI 'worth examining' Ireland's premier Leo Varadkar has said he will not dismiss the idea of building a bridge between Northern Ireland and Scotland, but insisted the UK ...
21:20, 2019-12-26

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

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

COP 26 must be 'value for money', Johnson warns Scotland Nicola Sturgeon criticises PM as officials look at London back-up for Glasgow summitThe government has warned that staging the COP 26 climate summit ...
21:36, 2020-02-12

Officials confirm 2 dead, 3 injured in London Bridge stabbing attack Two people were killed and three more injured by the knife-wielding madman on the London Bridge Friday, officials confirmed. “Counter terrorism...
00:04, 2019-11-30

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

Watch the boss of the building where the London Bridge attack began give an extraordinary, moving account of how the terror unfolded BBC The CEO of the trade association building where Friday's London Bridge attack started has given a stark blow-by-blow description of the terror. T...
13:24, 2019-12-02

Brazilian officials report 42 people have been killed at a northern prison a day after 15 deaths during an inmate riot RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian officials report 42 people have been killed at a northern prison a day after 15 deaths during an inmate riot....
00:32, 2019-05-28

Officials find ‘escaped’ inmate hiding on roof of prison building They didn’t have to look very far. Arkansas prison officials called off the hunt for an “escaped” inmate — after realizing th...
14:56, 2019-10-02

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

Iraqi protester killed in clash for control over strategic Baghdad bridge: officials Protesters retook control of half of Ahrar Bridge, which leads to the other side of the Tigris River near the heavily fortified Green Zone, the seat ...
20:16, 2019-11-17

Virginia Beach officials ID shooter who killed 12 at city building as Dewayne Craddock, say they’ll name him only once VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Virginia Beach officials ID shooter who killed 12 at city building as Dewayne Craddock, say they’ll name him only on...
15:16, 2019-06-01

Scotland's Sturgeon hopes court will rule against Johnson Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has told DW she hopes the UK's Supreme Court rules that the prorogation of parliament was unlawful. Judges ...
23:56, 2019-09-18

Dustin Johnson’s Northern Trust lead could have been so much more If Dustin Johnson’s putter had been going, he might have left the field in the dust. Instead, the long-bomber scratched out a 4-under 67 in his secon...
04:08, 2019-08-10

City officials ask flood relief volunteers to stop building dike on Île-Bizard’s Joly Street The mayor of Île-Bizard said that volunteers' efforts, while appreciated, wouldn't have worked....
20:52, 2019-05-03

‘Witch hunt' launched in Scotland as officials seek remains of 'witch' who died 315 years ago Officials in Scotland want to locate the remains of a woman accused of witchcraft who died in prison 315 years ago....
19:28, 2019-09-03

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

Johnson's new plan for border 'disastrous', say Northern Irish leaders DUP isolated in backing plan, which could ‘destroy economy and Good Friday agreement’Business and political leaders in Northern Ireland have labelled...
18:28, 2019-10-02

Hunt and Johnson rule out abortion reform in Northern Ireland Tory leadership rivals accused of neglecting women’s rights in order to keep DUP supportPro-choice campaigners in Northern Ireland have accused Boris...
20:56, 2019-07-02

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

Corey Johnson launches Brooklyn Bridge design contest "People from all over the world flock to the Brooklyn Bridge to soak in its history and breathtaking views of Manhattan. Commuters rely on it to easi...
01:00, 2020-02-12

Johnson's 'bonkers' plan for £15bn bridge derided by engineers Experts says PM’s proposal for bridge between Scotland and Northern Ireland fraught with problemsEngineering experts have poured cold water over Bori...
19:16, 2019-09-15

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

Turkey and Syria are fighting in a shoe box in northern Syria, and officials fear it could ignite a bigger conflict with Russia REUTERS/Murad Sezer US and Russian troops in northwestern Syria are caught between increasingly hostile Turkish and Syrian government forces, which h...
16:08, 2020-02-04

London Bridge attack turns political as Johnson, Corbyn spar Britain’s political leaders sparred Sunday over who is responsible for the early release of a convicted extremist who launched a stabbing attack in c...
14:44, 2019-12-01

Father of London Bridge attack victim calls Johnson a fraud David Merritt says prime minister made political capital out of his son Jack’s deathGeneral election: Russia link to NHS documents ‘nonsense’, says C...
16:20, 2019-12-07

London Bridge victim's father accuses Johnson of capitalising on death Dave Merritt criticises PM for seeing terrorist attack as opportunity instead of tragedyDave Merritt: ‘Jack would be livid his death has been used to...
16:08, 2019-12-10

Escapee Sought By Johnson County Officials Johnson County Sheriff’s Office JOHNSON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– The Johnson County Sheriff’s Office is searching for an escapee. Ac...
17:52, 2019-05-07

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

General election: Johnson insists he opposed early release for terrorists long before London Bridge attack – live news Lib Dem leader said leaders should be ‘very careful’ about relationship with US president, ahead of his arrival for NatoDave Merritt: ‘Jack would be ...
18:36, 2019-12-02

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Boris Johnson 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Another wildfire in northern Alberta puts County of Northern Lights on evacuation alert Extremely dry conditions, winds and the advancement of the Notikewin Wildfire lead to residents of another part of northern Alberta being put on evac...
01:56, 2019-05-29

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

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

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

Boris Johnson'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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

Boris Johnson 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Boris Johnson 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Boris Johnson refuses to 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Boris Johnson 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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

Boris Johnson 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 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

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

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

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

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

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'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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Several northern US states will be treated to a northern lights show this weekend If you live in the United States you don’t often get the opportunity to see the phenomenon known as the Aurora Borealis, commonly referred to a...
02:16, 2019-08-31

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Boris Johnson 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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

'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: 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

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

Boris Johnson 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

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 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

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

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

Boris Johnson 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

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

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

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

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

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

+++ 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

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

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

Boris Johnson'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 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: 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

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 & 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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

'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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Boris Johnson 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

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

Boris Johnson'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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Boris Johnson 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

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

Boris Johnson 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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Boris Johnson'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

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

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

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

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

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

Boris Johnson 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

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

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 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

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

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

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 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 '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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

Boris Johnson 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Boris Johnson 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 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

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

Boris Johnson 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

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

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

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

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

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

The Northern Lights Could Be Visible Across the Northern U.S. This Weekend. Here’s How to See the Aurora Parts of the northern United States from Montana to northern New England could get a glimpse of the Northern Lights over Labor Day Weekend, space wea...
21:44, 2019-08-30

Brexit: Boris Johnson says sorry to Tory members for deadline extension PM says failure to leave EU on 31 October is matter of ‘deep regret’ and blames parliamentBoris Johnson has apologised to Tory members who voted for ...
13:44, 2019-11-03

UK lawmakers pass Boris Johnson's Brexit withdrawal deal UK lawmakers voted in favor of Boris Johnson's Brexit withdrawal bill on Friday. This paves the way for further scrutiny from lawmakers but indicates...
16:08, 2019-12-20

Boris Johnson splutters when asked about the naughtiest thing he's ever done This is the moment Boris Johnson gives a spluttering response when he was asked to reveal the naughtiest thing he has ever done....
13:00, 2019-11-03

UK election: Boris Johnson's Conservatives win majority +++ live updates Results show a sweeping victory for Boris Johnson's Conservatives and a historic defeat for Jeremy Corbyn's Labour Party as concerns over Brexit appe...
07:00, 2019-12-13

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

From Bran Stark to Boris Johnson: TV heroes and villains of 2019 From Game of Thrones to BBC Parliament via a fascist Emma Thompson, there were champions and tyrants aplenty on our screens this year. Here are the b...
18:40, 2019-12-20

Boris Johnson wins huge majority on promise to 'get Brexit done' The Conservative party looks set to achieve its biggest majority in more than 30 years, as Labour faces recriminations Britain’s prime minister, Bori...
16:04, 2019-12-13

Boris Johnson's Brexit plans under threat from ministers' resignations Likely new PM could find no-deal option thwarted by senior Tories such as Philip HammondBoris Johnson’s hoped-for triumphant march into Downing Stree...
20:20, 2019-07-21

Boris Johnson dances around Varadkar's claim of 'hard' Brexit Irish leader fears UK wants to ‘undercut’ European rivals in areas such as food after exitBoris Johnson appeared to sidestep accusations from Europea...
20:32, 2019-12-21

U.K. PM Boris Johnson to send ‘final offer’ for Brexit deal to EU Johnson says the proposal is a “fair and reasonable compromise,” but it’s likely to face deep skepticism from EU leaders....
13:20, 2019-10-02

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

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