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Boris Johnson gives new roles to Truss and Goldsmith in mini-reshuffle

Liz Truss made women and equalities minister and Zac Goldsmith handed cabinet seatLiz Truss has been made women and equalities minister and Zac Golds...

Boris Johnson gives new roles to Truss and Goldsmith in mini-reshuffle

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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...
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Zac Goldsmith loses Richmond Park seat in Lib Dems' first gain of night Tory Zac Goldsmith has lost his Richmond Park seat to the Lib Dems, the party's first gain of the night....
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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,...
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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...
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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...
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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,...
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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 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...
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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...
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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...
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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

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

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: 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

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

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

Boris Johnson's 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

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

Boris Johnson's 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

'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

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

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 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

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

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

Boris Johnson 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Boris Johnson '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

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

Boris Johnson 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

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

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

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

Boris Johnson 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

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 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 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

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: 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

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

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

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

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

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

Boris Johnson 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’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

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

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

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

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

Boris Johnson 'will 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Boris Johnson 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

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

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

Boris Johnson 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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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’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: 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

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

'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 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

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

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 & 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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

Boris Johnson 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 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

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 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

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

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

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

‘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

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

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

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

Boris Johnson 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

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

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

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

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

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

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 '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

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

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

Boris Johnson 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 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 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

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

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

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

'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

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

Boris Johnson 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

Boris Johnson 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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Conservative minister Zac Goldsmith loses his seat to the Liberal Democrats in the UK election's big 'Portillo moment' Reuters Environment minister Zac Goldsmith has become the first Conservative minister to lose his seat in the general election. A close ally of Boris...
04:16, 2019-12-13

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

UK lawmakers to return to Parliament amid Boris Johnson ruling LONDON — Lawmakers in Britain are returning to the House of Commons following a Supreme Court ruling that Prime Minister Boris Johnson had acted ille...
11:36, 2019-09-25

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

Boris Johnson 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

UK PM Boris Johnson dares opposition to call no-confidence vote The prime minister challenged the opposition to vote no-confidence in the government. Members of parliament were meeting for the first time in two we...
20:16, 2019-09-25

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

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

Boris Johnson: new PM takes his revenge and sacks over half the cabinet Johnson shows ruthless streak as he packs team with Brexiters and rightwingersBoris Johnson has signalled his ruthless determination to deliver Brexi...
09:44, 2019-07-25

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Boris Johnson: there are no circumstances in which I will delay Brexit – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including reaction to PM’s threat to remove whip from Tory MPs who vote against ...
19:56, 2019-09-02

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

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

'Britain deserves better than Boris Johnson,' says new Lib Dem leader Jo Swinson - as it happened Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happenAfternoon summaryBlair ridicules Johnson’s claim ‘can-do spirit’ can solve Brexit ...
20:24, 2019-07-22

Senior Tories warn Boris Johnson over no-deal Brexit Probable PM told he is on collision course with parliament unless he drops hardline agendaBoris Johnson has been put on notice by rebel Conservatives...
23:12, 2019-07-22

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

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

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

Boris Johnson set to be elected as U.K. Conservative leader, become prime minister Boris Johnson will inherit a political crisis over Britain's exit from the European Union, which he pushed for....
03:44, 2019-07-23

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

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

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

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

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

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

Boris Johnson vows to use powers of persuasion to win new Brexit deal PM rejects calls for article 50 extension and says he may ignore law blocking no dealBoris Johnson has said he will win a new Brexit deal at next mon...
17:36, 2019-09-06

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

UK opposition parties won’t back Boris Johnson’s call for new election Britain’s opposition parties said Friday they won’t back Boris Johnson’s call for a new election next week, putting more pressure o...
19:04, 2019-09-06

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

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

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

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

Philip Hammond signals he could vote to bring down Boris Johnson Chancellor refuses to rule out supporting no-confidence motion to stop no-deal BrexitPhilip Hammond has suggested he is prepared to vote to bring dow...
13:56, 2019-07-19

Trump says Boris Johnson would fix Brexit as Britain’s prime minister President Trump on Friday lavished praise on Boris Johnson, the leading contender to replace Theresa May as Britain’s prime minister. “I like him. I ...
21:40, 2019-07-19

Brussels to offer Boris Johnson extension on no-deal Brexit Exclusive: extra time could be used for renegotiation but will be billed as chance for no-deal planningBrussels is preparing to offer Boris Johnson a...
22:08, 2019-07-19

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

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

Boris Johnson warned: focus on Iran crisis or risk war Tory leadership rivals kept informed about spiralling crisis in the Gulf as ex-naval chief blasts governmentAdmiral Lord West: ‘Our political establi...
22:44, 2019-07-20

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

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

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

Boris Johnson: 'can-do spirit' can solve problem of Irish border Favourite to be PM compares Brexit to mission to put astronauts on moon in 1969Boris Johnson has put his faith in optimism to find technological solu...
13:32, 2019-07-22

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

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

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

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

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

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

Boris Johnson 'could be jailed for refusing to seek Brexit delay' PM could be found in contempt of court, warn legal experts, as Corbyn says PM ‘not above the law’Jeremy Corbyn has warned Boris Johnson he is not abo...
18:48, 2019-09-07

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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