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Johnson reassures Tory MPs no-deal Brexit pledge will not be election policy

One Nation leader Damian Green says PM ‘looked him in the eye’ as he said party will not endorse no dealLatest politics news – live updatesBoris John...

Johnson reassures Tory MPs no-deal Brexit pledge will not be election policy

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Boris Johnson 'absolutely' rules out an election or a second referendum as he says 'the people want Brexit' Boris Johnson fundamentally ruled out a general election or second referendum as he promised once more to "deliver" upon Brexit....
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05:56, 2019-08-22

Brexit news: PM to call for general election if defeated by cross-party bid to delay Brexit, Downing Street source says A motion for an early general election will be tabled if the Government is defeated by a cross-party bid to delay Brexit, a Downing Street source has...
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Brexit plan 'disastrous betrayal' of pledge to avoid hard Irish border Northern Ireland leaders, apart from DUP, condemn Johnson plan likely to ‘destroy economy and Good Friday agreement’Business and political leaders in...
21:40, 2019-10-02

Israel PM Netanyahu announces pledge to annex Jordan Valley from West Bank if he wins next week's general election Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has announced he will annex part of the occupied West Bank if he is re-elected next week....
19:04, 2019-09-10

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Boris Johson to announce £300m cash pledge as he steps up preparations for No Deal Brexit Boris Johnson has stepped up preparations for a no deal Brexit as he prepares to make his first visit to Scotland as Prime Minister to announce hundr...
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Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu announces pledge to annex Jordan Valley in West Bank if he wins next week's general election Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has announced he will annex part of the occupied West Bank if he is re-elected next week....
20:48, 2019-09-10

Leaders drawing the blinds on foreign policy during election campaign, experts say Canada's role in the world is almost never a dominant theme in federal elections, but experts argue there's never been a more important time in recen...
15:32, 2019-10-06

Munk Debates axe foreign-policy election event since Trudeau won’t attend The chair of the Munk Debates says the Liberal leader's refusal to attend has denied Canadians the only real chance they had to see his foreign-polic...
15:44, 2019-09-24

Tory grandee and chief Remainer Sir Oliver Letwin to stand down at next election Tory grandee and prominent Remainer Sir Oliver Letwin is to stand down at the next election, his office has said....
18:04, 2019-08-21

Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu's speech interrupted by rocket fire after announcing pledge to annex Jordan Valley in West Bank if he wins election Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was rushed off stage during a rocket siren, following an announcement where he pledged he will annex part o...
22:52, 2019-09-10

Social policy groups prepare to advocate after the federal election as campaign ends Many of the issues advocacy groups expected to get a lot of attention on the campaign have instead been muscled to the sidelines....
17:08, 2019-10-20

Boris Johnson downgrades tax cuts for rich pledge by claiming he would prioritise helping the poor – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including the latest from the Tory leadership contest and Boris Johnson’s LBC ph...
15:16, 2019-06-25

Tory leadership process: How the election works and who will become interim Prime Minister on Friday At least 13 Tory MPs are vying to replace Theresa May after she announced the end to her time as Prime Minister....
11:56, 2019-06-04

B.C. election results full of surprises with Tory gains, NDP losses and Greens staying put B.C. remains a home for every major political party after the 2019 federal election — but only one of them was able to celebrate their results in the...
10:48, 2019-10-22

Tory Leader Ches Crosbie and sister Beth both vying for seats in N.L. election There are three pairs of siblings running for office in the N.L. election, including two brothers representing rival parties....
15:28, 2019-05-12

Chris Davies: former Tory MP convicted for faking expenses re-selected to stand in by-election A former Conservative MP has been selected to fight for the parliamentary seat he lost after more than 10,000 constituents signed a petition to remov...
13:28, 2019-06-24

‘This is the first step’: Scheer delivers concession speech, praises Tory election performance Scheer said he has called Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to congratulate him on his victory....
08:04, 2019-10-22

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

Confused by Brexit and Boris Johnson? Join the club. Here's a cheat sheet to the ongoing Brexit brouhaha Getty Images Extreme "Seinfeld" voice: What is the dealllll with Brexit? More than three years ago, citizens of the United Kingdom voted in a ref...
22:04, 2019-09-04

Brexit latest: Pressure grows on Boris Johnson to give more ground to EU as Brexit negotiations resume UK and EU officials to meet on Monday as Michel Barnier warns there is still 'significant work' to do...
07:24, 2019-10-14

Brexit news latest: Britain and France at loggerheads as Boris Johnson and Emmanuel Macron dig in on Brexit Britain and France were at loggerheads today after Prime Minister Boris Johnson and President Emmanuel Macron spoke for the first time about Brexit....
18:16, 2019-07-26

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11:16, 2019-09-09

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson insists he will not negotiate Brexit delay despite losing key Commons vote Boris Johnson claimed the law did not compel him to ask for a delay Downing Street refused to offer any explanation on PM's comments Read our live po...
17:16, 2019-10-19

Facebook releases policy updates intended to combat foreign interference in 2020 election This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Digital Media Briefing subscribers earlier this morning. To check to see if you already hav...
16:52, 2019-10-23

Tory candidate asks court to move federal election date off Jewish holiday Under federal law, election day can be no later than Oct. 21, the date of the Jewish holiday known as Shemini Atzeret, when Orthodox Jews are not per...
00:08, 2019-06-08

Next Tory leader odds: Which Conservative leadership candidates are most likely to win the election race and become Prime Minister? The race to become the next Conservative leader has begun with 10 Tory leadership hopefuls vying to succeed the outgoing PM Theresa May....
14:28, 2019-06-11

Tory, Liberal leaders back on the road for 2nd full week of federal election campaign After a day off the campaign trail Saturday, Justin Trudeau and Andrew Scheer are on the road again today....
13:20, 2019-09-22

Brexit news latest: Tony Blair says Tories would be 'certifiably insane' to call a general election until Brexit is resolved Former Prime Minister Tony Blair has said the Conservative Party would be "certifiably insane" to call a general election until Brexit is resolved....
11:48, 2019-05-28

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

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

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

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson set to give statement to Commons on Brexit proposals as he appeals to EU leaders to black blueprint Boris Johnson is expected to defend his Brexit proposals to MPs as he appeals to EU leaders to back his new blueprint....
12:24, 2019-10-03

Tory leadership hopefuls at war over no deal Brexit threats Jeremy Hunt, Rory Stewart and David Gauke lead attack on rivals ready to crash out of the EU Follow the latest politics developments LIVE here...
13:24, 2019-05-28

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson in uphill struggle to deliver Brexit by Halloween deadline as Parliament shutdown begins - LIVE Boris Johnson faces an uphill battle to keep his "do or die" promise to deliver Brexit by Halloween after more humiliating defeats in the Commons....
12:16, 2019-09-10

Latest Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson in uphill struggle to deliver Brexit by Halloween deadline as Parliament shutdown begins Boris Johnson faces an uphill battle to keep his "do or die" promise to deliver Brexit by Halloween after more humiliating defeats in the Commons....
10:52, 2019-09-10

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

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

Defiant Johnson will not tone down rhetoric at Tory conference Conservatives will promise to get Brexit done, launch manifesto-friendly policies and attack CorbynA defiant Boris Johnson will use this weekend’s To...
21:20, 2019-09-27

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

Labour frontbencher denies second referendum is official Brexit policy A senior Labour frontbencher has denied the party's official stance on Brexit is to push for a second referendum despite a host of senior colleagues ...
16:40, 2019-06-09

Labour and Tory MPs plot ‘radical’ law to thwart no-deal Brexit Those who feel any bid to topple Boris Johnson will fail are focusing on measures to stop the UK crashing outSenior Labour and Conservative MPs leadi...
22:52, 2019-08-17

'30-plus' Tory rebels willing to defy whip and block no-deal Brexit Northern Ireland bill could be used to prevent next prime minister from proroguing parliament and initiating unruly EU exitMPs opposed to a no-deal B...
17:36, 2019-07-07

Industry group warns Tory candidates against no-deal Brexit LONDON (AP) — The Confederation of British Industry has warned candidates for the leadership of Britain’s Conservative Party that leaving the E...
12:12, 2019-05-31

No-deal Brexit was once a sick Tory joke. Now it’s serious | Simon Jenkins Boris Johnson is stepping up planning for a stunt that analysts agree invites economic disaster. Britain is playing with fireNo-deal Brexit has sudde...
13:36, 2019-07-29

Look at the queue to be Tory leader. No-deal Brexit is more likely than ever | Gina Miller It is pitiful enough watching the Tory party trying to out-Farage Farage, but it’s also taking Britain closer to disasterWhen it comes to Brexit, all...
12:44, 2019-05-29

Hammond hints he would vote against new Tory PM to halt no-deal Brexit Chancellor tells Johnson and Hunt £26bn fiscal headroom would be wiped out by no dealPhilip Hammond has strongly hinted he could vote against a new C...
19:48, 2019-07-02

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

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

Tory leadership race: Stewart out as Johnson extends lead MPs suggest Johnson backers lent previous votes to Stewart to eliminate Brexiter rival RaabFollow the day’s political developments - liveFull results...
01:16, 2019-06-20

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

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 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 to become UK prime minister after decisive Tory vote Boris Johnson is on track to become British Prime Minister after winning the Conservative Party leadership vote. He will immediately have to deal wit...
19:32, 2019-07-23

Boris Johnson's speech to the Tory party conference – annotated In keynote address, the PM gives a taste of the rhetoric he might employ for an electionLatest politics news - live updatesIt’s great to be here in M...
15:56, 2019-10-02

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

Tory MPs react with fury to talk of no-deal Brexit manifesto promise More than 50 MPs could refuse to stand at election if no-deal pledge is in manifestoLatest politics news – live updatesConservative MPs have launched...
17:08, 2019-10-09

Brexit votes latest: All the Tory MPs who voted against the government and are having the whip withdrawn The 21 senior Tories who rebelled against Boris Johnson in a bid to block no-deal have had the whip removed....
04:44, 2019-09-04

Senior Tory rebels ready to back move against no-deal Brexit David Gauke says there is no time to wait and Labour says it will fight ‘smash-and-grab raid’A growing number of senior Tory rebels have signalled th...
22:56, 2019-08-29

Brexit news LIVE: Government to present new plan to EU as day three of Tory conference gets under way The government is to present the EU with a new Brexit plan as moves to find a breakthrough on the Northern Ireland border backstop issue intensify....
08:12, 2019-10-01

Brexit: both Tory sides play down risk of no-deal after business alarm Supporters of Jeremy Hunt and Boris Johnson say they believe no-deal Brexit is unlikelyBrexit and Tory leadership latestSupporters of the two Conserv...
13:16, 2019-07-01

Tory leadership: Boris Johnson to take part in BBC debate – live news Plus the latest on the Tory party leadership race and all the rest of the political newsBoris Johnson turns down Channel 4 but will do BBC TV debateM...
15:16, 2019-06-14

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

Tory leadership rivals discuss alliance to stop Boris Johnson Decision on ‘consolidation’ imminent after former foreign secretary’s crushing victoryConservative leadership candidates are in talks about joining f...
00:00, 2019-06-14

BBC Tory leadership debate: What time is it on TV tonight and will Boris Johnson take part? Boris Johnson is set to take part in his first televised debate this evening along with the other Tory leadership contenders....
16:44, 2019-06-18

Top Tory party donor joins calls for Boris Johnson to explain row Taxi tycoon John Griffin voices concerns about morality of leadership favouriteToday’s political developments - live updatesOne of the Conservative p...
13:08, 2019-06-24

Ruth Davidson in stinging attack on Boris Johnson for expelling 21 Tory MPs Davidson savages PM over expelled rebels Irish PM: No backstop same as no deal for us Read our live politics updates HERE...
13:08, 2019-09-09

Boris Johnson ramps up Tory leadership campaign with official video Boris Johnson ramped up his Tory party leadership bid today by tweeting out a campaign video on social media with the hashtag #BackBoris....
11:56, 2019-06-04

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson seeks to boost support for Brexit ambitions as Labour's deputy leader pushes referendum call - LIVE updates Boris Johnson has sought to shore up support for his Brexit ambitions, as Labour's deputy leader prepares to call for a second referendum before any ...
07:52, 2019-09-11

May averts Tory mutiny by agreeing to set her exit date after Brexit bill vote 1922 Committee agrees to let PM wait until after vote on withdrawal agreement bill in early JuneFollow the day’s political developments – liveTheresa...
16:56, 2019-05-16

Ruth Davidson quits as Scottish Tory leader citing Brexit and family Decision motivated by ‘conflict over Brexit’ and desire to spend time with her partner and sonLatest political developments – liveRuth Davidson 2018 ...
16:32, 2019-08-29

Stop Boris campaign launched by Tory moderates opposed to no-deal Brexit Former foreign secretary attacked as dishonest by leadership candidate Rory StewartA campaign to stop Boris Johnson becoming prime minister and takin...
22:40, 2019-05-25

Keir Starmer blames 'wannabe Tory leaders' for Brexit talks failure Shadow Brexit secretary says impasse could be broken by allowing confirmatory voteThe shadow Brexit secretary, Keir Starmer, has blamed “wannabe Tory...
12:24, 2019-05-18

Tory whip removed: The 21 Conservative MPs who voted against Boris Johnson's government The 21 senior Tories who rebelled against Boris Johnson in a bid to block no-deal have had the whip removed....
15:48, 2019-09-04

Boris Johnson announced as new Prime Minister after winning Tory leadership race BORIS Johnson has been announced as the new Prime Minister after winning the Tory leadership content....
15:32, 2019-07-23

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

Boris Johnson is nothing like my grandfather Winston Churchill, says sacked Tory MP Sir Nicholas Soames Sir Nicholas Soames, the Tory MP of 37 years who was kicked out of the party earlier this week, has torn into Boris Johnson in a scathing interview, ...
23:04, 2019-09-06

Tory leadership race: Boris Johnson set for landslide victory, poll reveals Boris Johnson is set to storm into Downing Street with a landslide victory this month, a poll of Conservative Party members has revealed....
12:12, 2019-07-06

Tory leadership: Boris Johnson denounced as 'racist' by SNP at PMQs - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including the third round of voting in the Tory leadership contest and Theresa M...
14:12, 2019-06-19

Tory leadership race: boost for Boris Johnson as leading backbencher gives him vote Boris Johnson was today backed to be Prime Minister by a senior Tory MP who said he would "restore trust and excitement in our politics again"....
12:52, 2019-06-06

Boris Johnson sets out £13bn plan for 40 new hospitals ahead of Tory conference Boris Johnson has set out a £13 billion plan for 40 new hospitals to replace old and out-dated buildings as the Tories gather for their annual confer...
23:48, 2019-09-28

Jeremy Hunt and Boris Johnson take their battle for leadership to grassroots Tory members Jeremy Hunt kick-started his leadership battle against Boris Johnson today by describing the weeks ahead as his "personal marathon"....
15:04, 2019-06-21

When will Boris Johnson start as new UK Prime Minister? Tory leadership timetable in full Boris Johnson will be the UK's new Prime Minister following a landslide victory in the Tory leadership race....
14:20, 2019-07-23

'Where is Boris?' Johnson mocked after Tory party favourite misses leadership debate BORIS Johnson was slammed by his leadership rivals after he failed to appear on the first televised debate between the remaining six Tory candidates....
04:00, 2019-06-17

Andrea Leadsom announces support for Boris Johnson in Tory leadership race Former Tory leadership contender Andrea Leadsom has announced she is backing Boris Johnson to be the next prime minister....
09:40, 2019-06-18

I'm starting to worry about our Brexit policy, Diane Abbott tells Jeremy Corbyn Jeremy Corbyn was dealt a major blow today as long-time ally Diane Abbott distanced herself from his Brexit policy....
12:36, 2019-06-27

Tory leadership contest TV debate: key moments from showdown as rivals clash over Brexit and tax cuts The five remaining contenders in the Tory leadership contest have gone head-to-head in a debate on live television....
02:56, 2019-06-19

Brexit news: Dominic Raab vows to keep no-deal on the table as he lays out Tory leadership bid Dominic Raab has delivered his pitch to become the UK's next prime minister, vowing to keep a no-deal Brexit on the table....
14:00, 2019-05-26

Tory leadership contest: May abandons attempt to pass Brexit legislation before she leaves office Theresa May has abandoned attempts to pass Brexit legislation before she leaves office, Downing Street admitted today....
11:56, 2019-06-04

Brexit news latest: Dominic Raab says Boris Johnson 'has the numbers' in Commons to pass Brexit deal Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said the Government "have the numbers" to get Boris Johnson's Brexit deal through the Commons....
19:32, 2019-10-20

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson sends 'unsigned' letter to EU requesting extension to Brexit deadline Boris Johnson has sent an unsigned photocopy of a request for a Brexit extension from MPs stressing it is "Parliament's letter" and not his....
23:40, 2019-10-19

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: Scottish court hears PM will ask for Brexit extension if no divorce deal agreed in next two weeks Boris Johnson will ask the EU for a Brexit extension if he does not secure a divorce deal in the next two weeks, a Scottish court has heard....
14:36, 2019-10-04

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson in new storm over 'deeply shocking' comments about Jo Cox and Brexit Boris Johnson was embroiled in a new storm today after telling MPs they should honour the memory of murdered parliamentarian Jo Cox by delivering Bre...
08:48, 2019-09-26

Brexit news latest: EU 'to grant three-month Brexit extension if Boris Johnson fails to get deal through Commons this week' The European Union will delay Brexit until February 2020 if Boris Johnson is unable to get his deal past MPs this week, according to The Times....
20:24, 2019-10-20

Boris Johnson warned by Tory rebels: ditch no deal or face fight for survival Leadership candidate told he is on collision course with parliament over no-deal BrexitBoris Johnson has been put on notice by rebel Conservatives th...
08:28, 2019-07-23

Tory leadership: Johnson, Gove and Hunt progress as Javid is eliminated – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments, including the last two rounds of voting by MPs in the Tory leadership contest and the choice of...
14:32, 2019-06-20

Tory leadership contest: What happens next as Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt battle for their spot in Number 10? Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt will battle it out to become the next Prime Minister, taking part in 16 hustings events across England, Scotland and Wa...
22:04, 2019-06-20

Boris Johnson shock as Tory voters desert him and he slips behind Jeremy Hunt in poll TORY voters have abandoned Boris Johnson in the polls after an explosive row with his partner resulted in a police callout....
13:00, 2019-06-23

Hunt to face Johnson amid rumours of tactical voting in Tory leadership race Johnson’s team accused of skullduggery after Michael Gove knocked out by narrow marginBoris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt will battle it out to become Brit...
23:40, 2019-06-20

Tory leadership race: the inside story of how Boris Johnson nailed it... down to final vote After a fortnight of ballots and bruised egos, MPs are asking: 'How did he win so big in Parliament?' Joe Murphy reports...
13:28, 2019-06-21

Boris Johnson's new communications chief is former journalist who dressed up as a chicken to confront Tory MPs Boris Johnson's new head of communications is a former journalist who used to dress up as a chicken to confront MPs....
02:44, 2019-07-30

Tory rebels warn Boris Johnson: ditch no deal or face fight for survival Leadership candidate told he is on collision course with parliament over no-deal BrexitBoris Johnson has been put on notice by rebel Conservatives th...
04:52, 2019-07-23

Boris Johnson joins fellow Tory leadership hopefuls at private hustings in London Contenders for the Tory crown have been laying out their pitches to Conservative members as part of a hustings for the party grassroots....
16:28, 2019-06-15

Tory leadership latest: Boris Johnson rules out working with Nigel Farage in EU negotiations Boris Johnson has insisted he would not work with Nigel Farage in Brexit talks as he faced off with rival Jeremy Hunt in the latest leadership hustin...
22:36, 2019-06-26

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

Jeremy Hunt pledges to serve under Boris Johnson if Tory frontrunner becomes Prime Minister Jeremy Hunt has said he would serve Boris Johnson "loyally" if the Tory leadership frontrunner becomes Prime Minister....
13:24, 2019-06-16

Tory leadership: Boris Johnson launches campaign to be next prime minister – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments, including Johnson and Javid launching campaigns, PMQs and cross-party bid to rule out no-dealBo...
12:48, 2019-06-12

Amber Rudd sets out her vision to rival Boris Johnson in Tory leadership campaign A Cabinet minister today went into battle against hardline Brexiteers with a cry for a "moderate, pro-business, low tax" Conservative vision....
12:52, 2019-05-20

Theresa May resigns: Boris Johnson leads the runners and riders in race for Tory leadership Runners and riders in the race to succeed Theresa May have been setting out their stalls in public for weeks....
11:28, 2019-05-24

Boris Johnson’s electoral gamble risks wrecking the Tory party | Jonathan Freedland Proroguing parliament, expelling MPs: moves born of panic or part of a cunning plan? Either way, the stakes couldn’t be higherWhen some of the best-k...
14:04, 2019-09-04

Boris Johnson Brexit news LIVE: Angela Merkel vows to discuss plans for 'friction-free' Brexit when she meets PM Angela Merkel has vowed to discuss with Boris Johnson how to achieve a "the most friction-free" Brexit when the pair meet later today....
14:44, 2019-08-21

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson and Donald Tusk clash over 'Mr no-deal' jibe as Brexit tensions rise at G7 summit Boris Johnson and European Council President Donald Tusk have clashed at the start of the G7 summit over who would be to blame in the event of a no-d...
17:16, 2019-08-24

Brecon and Radnorshire by-election: Lib Dems 'snatching lifelong Tory voters' The Liberal Democrats are targeting Tory voters who feel "left behind" by Brexit as they gear up for a crunch by-election in Wales....
14:32, 2019-07-31

Brexit updates LIVE: Juncker says Brexit is 'waste of time and energy' as Boris Johnson begins Commons struggle to push through deal Boris Johnson is today at the start of his three-day battle to force through Brexit by the October 31 "do or die" deadline....
12:16, 2019-10-22

Brexit news latest: Tory rebels hint support for Jeremy Corbyn as interim PM over a no deal Remain-supporting Tories have hinted that they could favour installing Jeremy Corbyn as an interim prime minister over a no-deal Brexit....
04:40, 2019-08-16

Jeremy Corbyn calls on next Tory leader to put Brexit deal to second referendum and says Labour would back Remain Jeremy Corbyn has said the Labour Party will challenge whoever is the next prime minister to put their Brexit deal to the public in a second referend...
13:08, 2019-07-09

Tory leadership latest: Jeremy Hunt tells hustings he wants Brexit deal but is prepared to leave EU without one Conservative leadership candidate Jeremy Hunt said he would be prepared for a no-deal Brexit if the EU is "inflexible" in terms of a deal....
19:44, 2019-06-22

Tory leadership debate: Rory Stewart promises to rule out no-deal Brexit if he becomes Prime Minister Rory Stewart promised to rule out a no-deal Brexit if he becomes prime minister as contenders battled it out during a fiery Tory leadership debate....
22:40, 2019-06-18

Tory leadership race: ERG's Steve Baker could announce candidacy to help deliver no-deal Brexit European Research Group (ERG) deputy chairman Steve Baker has said he could stand in the Tory leadership contest to deliver a no-deal Brexit....
17:52, 2019-06-05

Tory leadership race: Jeremy Hunt says German chancellor Angela Merkel is willing to look at new Brexit proposals Tory leadership candidate Jeremy Hunt says German chancellor Angela Merkel is willing to look at new Brexit proposals put forward by the next prime m...
23:04, 2019-07-01

Brexit news latest: Ex-minister warns no-deal could lead to London Tory MPs losing their seats Many Tory MPs in London could lose their seats if there is a no-deal Brexit, a former minister warned today....
14:00, 2019-07-30

Brexit vote news LIVE: Juncker says Brexit is 'waste of time and energy' as Boris Johnson begins Commons struggle to push through deal Boris Johnson is today at the start of his three-day battle to force through Brexit by the October 31 "do or die" deadline....
14:16, 2019-10-22

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt take part in Tory leadership hustings in Belfast – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happenBrexit party MEPs turn backs on Ode to Joy at European parliamentDUP welcomes Tory...
14:40, 2019-07-02

Boris Johnson to be UK's new Prime Minister after landslide win over Jeremy Hunt in Tory leadership race Boris Johnson heads to No10 tomorrow after winning Tory leadership race Mr Johnson beat Jeremy Hunt by a significant margin of 92,153 to 46,656 Follo...
14:20, 2019-07-23

Tory leadership odds: Boris Johnson still clear bookies' favourite after topping third ballot Boris Johnson's odds to become next Prime Minister have been slashed once again after he dominated the third ballot in the Tory leadership race....
22:00, 2019-06-19

Tory leadership: Johnson, Hunt, Gove, Stewart, Javid through, as Raab eliminated – live news Second round of voting in the Tory leadership contest, plus Boris Johnson and other candidates take part in BBC hustingsStewart survives as Raab elim...
19:20, 2019-06-18

Tory leadership news LIVE: MPs fight for second place on ballot after Boris Johnson races ahead The Tory leadership contest is heating up as candidates compete for a place on the final ballot alongside frontrunner Boris Johnson....
08:52, 2019-06-14

Tory leadership: Boris Johnson leads with 114 votes as Leadsom, McVey and Harper knocked out – live Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including the first round of voting in the Tory leadership contestFull results: ...
15:00, 2019-06-13

Tory leadership race: Boris Johnson sets out plan to unite UK as Gove and Hunt vie for second place Evening Standard backs Boris for Prime Minister Follow the latest politics developments LIVE here...
13:40, 2019-06-20

Aston Martin boss: Brexit strategy "laughable", EV policy "non-sensical", idea of full autonomy "absurd" Aston CEO Andy Palmer hits out at Driving the Future event in London Aston Martin CEO Andy Palmer has described the government’s strategy for Brexit...
19:52, 2019-07-10

Labour conference 2019 LIVE: Brexit policy victory for Jeremy Corbyn amid stormy scenes Labour delegates have approved a motion which supports the party deciding how to campaign in a second Brexit referendum if elected....
19:04, 2019-09-23

Brexit news latest: Theresa May suffers double blow as she awaits verdict on Tory rebel bid to oust her Theresa May has suffered a double Brexit blow as she prepares for Tory backbenchers to deliver their verdict on whether she should remain in Number 1...
01:44, 2019-05-08

Brexit row: Ruth Davidson joins backlash against decision to remove whip from 21 Tory rebels – live news Prime minister threatened to seek snap general election after crucial vote passed on Tuesday in CommonsFull story: Boris Johnson to seek election aft...
11:16, 2019-09-04

Brexit latest: Jeremy Corbyn calls on 116 Tory MPs including Theresa May and Philip Hammond to help stop no-deal Jeremy Corbyn has written to 116 Conservative MPs, including Theresa May and Philip Hammond, to join forces with Labour to stop a "disastrous" no-dea...
18:24, 2019-08-27

Tory leadership race: Jeremy Hunt launches campaign video claiming UK could quit EU before Brexit deadline Tory leadership contender Jeremy Hunt has shared a new video and website for his campaign to succeed Theresa May....
18:48, 2019-06-05

Brexit news latest: Nigel Farage floats Tory pact but threatens fight if deal returns Nigel Farage today signalled that his Brexit Party would be prepared to make a General Election pact with the Tories if they back a no-deal exit from...
13:28, 2019-08-27

Brexit: Dover could lose £1bn worth of trade a week under no deal, Tory fringe told - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments, including reaction to leaked UK plans for the Irish border, the PM’s interviews and Priti Patel...
15:00, 2019-10-01

Iain Duncan Smith's warning to Tory rebels: Bringing down the Government might not halt no-deal Brexit A key Boris Johnson ally told Tory MPs today that they may not be able to stop a no-deal Brexit even if they bring down his Government....
12:56, 2019-07-25

Brexit latest: Philip Hammond hits back at claims Tory MPs who vote to block no-deal could be sacked Former Chancellor Philip Hammond has hit out at suggestions Tory MPs who vote against a no-deal Brexit could be sacked....
18:44, 2019-08-31

Tory leadership race: Gap between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt closes slightly after first full week of campaigning The gap between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt has narrowed slightly at the end of the first full week of campaigning in the battle for the keys to 10...
12:20, 2019-06-27

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

Is there a single blue-rinse Tory who doesn’t fancy a knee-trembler with Boris Johnson? | Marina Hyde The leadership candidate is said to connect with people emotionally. But his only genuine emotion is self-loveI wouldn’t kiss you if you were the las...
18:44, 2019-05-17

Boris Johnson arrives at Tory party conference in Manchester amid moves to oust him as Prime Minister Boris Johnson has arrived arm in arm with girlfriend Carrie Symonds in Manchester for a Tory party conference which faces being overshadowed by moves...
20:56, 2019-09-28

Tory leadership contest LIVE: Rivals prepare for second round of voting as Boris Johnson set to break cover Boris Johnson is set to break his cover and take part in TV debates as the battle for the Tory crown heats up....
08:48, 2019-06-18

Boris Johnson pledges to cut income taxes as he leads field of 11 Tory candidates vying to succeed Theresa May Boris Johnson vowed to cut income taxes for the highest earners as he led the field of 11 candidates vying for the Tory leadership....
10:20, 2019-06-10

Tory leadership race: Final stages of Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt's bid for No10 explained Britain will know who will be the new Prime Minster by Tuesday after votes are counted in the Tory leadership contest....
11:40, 2019-07-20

Tory leadership race: Boris Johnson waves kipper as he blasts EU food rules at final hustings Boris Johnson waved a smoked kipper above his head as he used the final Tory leadership hustings to hit out at EU food rules....
22:54, 2019-07-17

Tory leadership race gets personal as Boris Johnson's camp says Brussels will walk all over Jeremy Hunt The gloves came off in the Tory leadership contest today as key allies of Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt traded personal attacks....
12:32, 2019-06-26

Tory leadership: Johnson denies intelligence claims as John Major backs Hunt – live news Tory leadership frontrunner also tells hustings he is no fan of austerity while former PM endorses Jeremy Hunt for Tory leaderPro-remain parties stri...
14:00, 2019-07-05

Brexit news: Esther McVey refuses to rule out suspending Parliament to force no-deal as she sets out Tory leadership bid Esther McVey has said she would be ready to ask the Queen to suspend Parliament in order to force through a no-deal Brexit....
13:40, 2019-06-09

Brexit news latest: Philip Hammond takes swipe at no-deal advocates as Tory leadership battle looms Chancellor Philip Hammond is set to make an explosive intervention in the looming Tory leadership race with a fierce attack on advocates of a no-deal...
06:00, 2019-05-21

Brexit news latest: Philip Hammond suggests he would aid efforts to bring down a Tory government which pursues no-deal exit from EU Chancellor Philip Hammond has suggested he would aid efforts to bring down a Conservative government that pursued a no-deal Brexit....
10:32, 2019-05-30

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: Prime Minister insists 'no delay' to Brexit despite lawyer's court submission Boris Johnson has insisted that he will not delay Brexit, despite his lawyers saying he will comply with a law calling for the October 31 exit date t...
20:40, 2019-10-04

Boris Johnson Brexit deal as it happened: Prime Minister insists 'no delay' to Brexit despite lawyer's court submission Boris Johnson has insisted that he will not delay Brexit, despite his lawyers saying he will comply with a law calling for the October 31 exit date t...
23:28, 2019-10-04

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson addresses brother Jo's resignation and accuses Parliament of 'torpedoing' Brexit negotiations in Yorkshire speech The Prime Minister this afternoon set out the "vital choices" the UK faces after a triple defeat in the Commons....
19:56, 2019-09-05

Tory leadership results LIVE: Boris Johnson favourite to be named new Prime Minister over rival Jeremy Hunt The nation will today learn who its next prime minister will be as the result of a Tory leadership contest is announced....
09:12, 2019-07-23

Tory leadership LIVE: Race to be PM enters final stretch as Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt prepare for last hustings The race for Number 10 is entering its final stages with Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt to face their last party hustings tonight....
10:44, 2019-07-17

Boris Johnson to face Jeremy Hunt in battle for Number 10 after Michael Gove knocked out in final ballot of Tory MPs Boris Johnson will face Jeremy Hunt in the final battle for Downing Street after Michael Gove was eliminated from the contest....
19:32, 2019-06-20

Tory leadership race LIVE: Matt Hancock throws support behind Boris Johnson after candidates clash in first TV debate Boris Johnson has secured the backing of Health Secretary Matt Hancock in a new boost for the front-runner as the Tory leadership race entered its se...
09:32, 2019-06-17

Tory leadership contest LIVE: Boris Johnson, Rory Stewart and other remaining contenders prepare for third elimination round Another Tory leadership candidate will be axed today after Dominic Raab was knocked out in the latest ballot and the remaining five faced off in live...
09:48, 2019-06-19

Watch British politics in action: Westminster flat is well-placed for Tory leadership rivals Boris Johnson and Michael Gove The £2,175,000 flat looks across to the Palace of Westminster and includes lifestyle extras such as 24-hour concierge, gym and boutique cinema room....
08:48, 2019-05-30

Tory leadership contest: Boris Johnson prepares to break cover for TV debates as rivals face second round of votes Boris Johnson is set to break his cover and take part in TV debates as the battle for the Tory crown heats up....
03:16, 2019-06-18

New Prime Minister LIVE: Follow updates as Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt await Tory leadership announcement The nation will today learn who its next prime minister will be as the result of a Tory leadership contest is announced....
11:12, 2019-07-23

Tory leadership: Boris Johnson uses Andrew Neil interview to deny failing to support ambassador - live news Rolling coverage of the BBC’s Andrew Neil interviewing Tory leadership candidates Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt, with reaction and analysis 7.13pm BS...
20:20, 2019-07-12

The next election should be about climate, not Brexit | Ed Miliband Having a few ‘green policies’ is no longer enough. Ask yourself: what will your next MP do to save the world?The government that wins the next electi...
17:28, 2019-10-11

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 bashes Vladimir Putin: Tory leadership frontrunner blasts Russian president over his attack on Western values EXCLUSIVE: Tory leadership frontrunner Boris Johnson says Putin will be 'proved wrong by history' over his remarks on the West Grim-faced Theresa May...
13:20, 2019-06-28

A Boris Brexit, election or all-out rebellion - what will happen next? When the pilot of a plane announces suddenly over the intercom that "this is a completely normal procedure", you know it's time to check the safety c...
15:20, 2019-08-29

Remain v hard Brexit: what the UK's EU election results tell us Both sides of Brexit divide have claimed victory, but the truth is far from conclusiveNews and analysis - live updatesThe European election results h...
14:28, 2019-05-27

Brexit news latest: Jeremy Corbyn's plan to be caretaker prime minister receives further blow as senior Tory backs out Jeremy Corbyn's proposal to be installed as caretaker prime minister to prevent a no-deal Brexit has received a further blow after another senior Tor...
14:16, 2019-08-17

Johnson is sure he would win an election. A closer look at the polls says otherwise | Ell Smith Even a very small change in the numbers will make it impossible for the Conservatives to win a majorityIn October 1924, British voters went to the po...
18:36, 2019-09-13

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

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson says Brexit proposals are 'compromise' in bid to find 'breakthrough' on impasse Boris Johnson has described his Brexit proposals as a "compromise" in a bid to find a "breakthrough" in the negotiations with the EU....
12:48, 2019-10-03

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson says Brexit proposals are 'compromise' to find 'breakthrough' on impasse Boris Johnson has described his Brexit proposals as a "compromise" in a bid to find a "breakthrough" in the negotiations with the EU....
13:44, 2019-10-03

UK government seeks Brexit compromise after election fiasco LONDON (AP) — Britain’s governing Conservative Party says it is ready to compromise to secure a Brexit deal after suffering its worst result in...
14:16, 2019-05-04

The Brexit divide: Britain's EU election earthquake – podcast A wave of support for populists and Greens has disrupted centrist parties across the EU. Daniel Boffey considers what it means for the bloc and Brexi...
04:20, 2019-05-28

UK’s Labour walks Brexit tightrope in EU election campaign LONDON (AP) — Britain’s main opposition Labour Party has launched its campaign for the European Parliament election with an attempt to appeal t...
14:32, 2019-05-09

Could there still be an early UK general election and have MPs blocked no-deal Brexit? Boris Johnson's Brexit plans have suffered a series of blows in the Commons as MPs backed no-deal prevention legislation before refusing to grant him...
13:44, 2019-09-05

Brexit latest: What happens next? What was the MPs' vote about? Will there be a general election? The longest parliamentary session in UK history will come to an end on Monday night as the country lurches ever closer to the October Brexit deadline...
12:16, 2019-09-10

UK's 'Mr. Brexit' Nigel Farage eyes EU election success With Brexit postponed, the UK is holding European Parliament elections. Supporters of Nigel Farage's new party are hoping for a strong showing. DW's ...
01:52, 2019-05-21

Brexit weekly briefing: snap election looks increasingly likely MPs plot to thwart a no-deal exit as the do-or-die rhetoric from Boris Johnson hardensWelcome to the Guardian’s weekly Brexit briefing. If you would ...
09:04, 2019-08-13

No 10 refuses to rule out election shortly after 31 October Brexit Downing St indicates that snap election is possibility if Boris Johnson loses confidence voteNo 10 has not ruled out scheduling an election in the im...
17:28, 2019-08-08

Brexit: UK rejects early election, suspends Parliament UK lawmakers have rejected a call from PM Johnson for an early election and passed a law delaying Brexit. The UK government suspended Parliament unti...
04:28, 2019-09-10

Watch: Lil Nas X hopes his coming out reassures LGBT fans Lil Nas X discussed his decision to come out as gay and performed "Panini" on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show."...
18:48, 2019-09-23

Olympic official reassures sports federations about cuts TOKYO (AP) — An Olympic official has made a guarantee that should please the heads of world sports federations who are concerned that Tokyo Games org...
14:16, 2019-05-23

Ken Clarke: Tory veteran says he would become PM if it was the 'only way' to stop no-deal Brexit Conservative MP Ken Clarke would be willing to become caretaker prime minister if it was "the only way" to stop a no-deal Brexit, he has said....
11:24, 2019-08-17

Johnson's cabinet split over gambling on pre-Christmas election Prime minister awaits decision of EU27 over extension before next moveBoris Johnson’s cabinet is divided over how to proceed with Brexit, as the prim...
22:32, 2019-10-23

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

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson says he'd rather be 'dead in a ditch' than request Brexit delay... as he pays tribute to 'fantastic' brother Jo Boris Johnson said he would "rather be dead in a ditch" than ask the EU for an extension to Brexit as he paid tribute to his "fantastic" brother Jo f...
20:28, 2019-09-05

Theresa May's Brexit speech: Tory and Labour MPs hit out at Prime Minister's new plan and say they will not support it MPs across the Brexit divide have rounded on Theresa May, insisting they will not back her new "last chance" deal....
21:28, 2019-05-21

ITV Tory leadership debate: When will Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt go head-to-head on TV? Tory leadership contenders Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt are set to go head-to-head live on an ITV debate this week....
14:12, 2019-07-08

Rivals race to catch Boris Johnson as UK Tory race narrows LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Conservative Party is set to kick one more candidate out of the contest to become the country’s next prime minist...
12:24, 2019-06-19

Boris Johnson 'clear favourite to be next Tory leader' Boris Johnson is the clear favourite to become the next Tory leader among the party's grassroots members, according to a new poll....
10:44, 2019-05-18

Brexit: Opposition parties to reject prime minister's second election bid Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn led talks with UK opposition parties on Friday, resolving not to back Boris Johnson's second move for a general election....
16:08, 2019-09-06

Brexit party tops Westminster election poll for first time Survey by Opinium suggests Nigel Farage would be 20 seats short of a majority, with Conservatives reduced to 26 MPsNigel Farage’s Brexit party has su...
22:48, 2019-06-01

Farage warns Tories Brexit party could win general election Failure to leave EU is ‘very obvious’ reason for party’s European election successLatest results across the UKFull results across EuropeNews and anal...
10:44, 2019-05-27

Peterborough by-election: voters go to the polls with Brexit Party tipped for the top Voters will go to the polls today for the Peterborough by-election, with the Brexit Party set for an overwhelming victory....
10:00, 2019-06-06

Lib Dems election victory would be mandate to cancel Brexit, Ed Davey says Deputy leader says general election victory is much more likely than it has been in the pastEd Davey, the deputy leader of the Liberal Democrats, has...
13:24, 2019-09-14

Tory leadership news LIVE: Battle to take on Boris Johnson in final two enters final day The Tory race to become the next prime minister enters its final phase at Westminster as rivals compete to take on Boris Johnson....
08:32, 2019-06-20

Tory leadership race: Boris Johnson urges supporters to 'look at what I do' when asked if he is fit to be PM Boris Johnson has insisted he is fit to be the Tory leader and urged supporters to "look at what I do" when he was questioned over his ability to run...
17:08, 2019-06-29

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt to face off in only TV head-to-head of the Tory leadership contest Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt are set to take part in their only scheduled head-to-head encounter of the Tory leadership campaign....
03:20, 2019-07-09

The WTO slashed its global trade forecast in half — citing Trump's trade war, Brexit, and shifting monetary policy Jesco Denzel /Bundesregierung via Getty Images The World Trade Organization (WTO) just cut its global trade forecasts on Tuesday, saying that "escala...
16:52, 2019-10-01

Tory leadership race: Sajid Javid says Conservatives must not 'become the Brexit Party' at first hustings of contest Sajid Javid has told Tory MPs that the Conservatives will not beat the Brexit Party "by becoming the Brexit Party"....
21:20, 2019-06-04

Tory MPs 'beg Brexit Party candidates not to stand in their constituencies' amid fears of split vote Tory MPs are begging the Brexit Party not to field candidates in their constituencies amid fears of a split vote, it is claimed....
14:44, 2019-08-04

ITV Tory leadership debate LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt set for televised head-to-head Tory leadership rivals Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt are set to go head-to-head in a televised debate this evening....
17:36, 2019-07-09

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

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 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

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

Rebel Tory MP Rory Stewart says he should have 'gone tonto' on Boris Johnson in live TV leadership debate Rebel Tory MP Rory Stewart today said he should have "gone tonto" on Boris Johnson in a live TV showdown during the party's leadership contest....
13:32, 2019-09-02

'Boris Johnson risks killing off the Tory party with a full-scale purge of those who voted against him' The Conservatives will be "dead" if Downing Street attempts a full-scale purge of Brexit rebels, one of the 21 MPs stripped of the Tory whip warns to...
12:40, 2019-09-11

Boris Johnson swears in Parliament and other key moments from the Tory leader's first Prime Minister's Questions Boris Johnson swore in the House of Commons as he faced a barrage of questions his first round of Prime Minister's Questions....
15:48, 2019-09-04

Tory leadership: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt face back-to-back grilling in BBC interviews tonight Tory leadership contenders Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt are set for a grilling by the BBC's Andrew Neil 10 days before the ballot closes....
10:00, 2019-07-12

Tory leadership race: Johnson and Hunt criticise Donald Trump over 'go home' tweets Both Tory leadership rivals have criticised Donald Trump for telling four congresswomen of colour to go back to their "broken and crime infested" cou...
22:32, 2019-07-15

Brexit news latest: Amber Rudd warns Tory rebels not to move against PM as 'she can make a comeback' Amber Rudd has warned Tory rebels that Theresa May could "make a comeback" and urged them not to move against her until a Brexit deal is reached....
01:16, 2019-05-10

Brexit news latest: Tory leadership hopeful Sajid Javid reveals he is 'not afraid' to take the UK out of the EU without a deal Sajid Javid has said he is "not afraid" of taking Britain out of the EU without a deal despite warnings that it would be disastrous for British busin...
10:16, 2019-06-01

Tory leadership race: Michael Gove 'could delay Brexit past October 31 to secure deal' Michael Gove has suggested Brexit could be further delayed in order to secure a deal with the European Union, according to a Tory MP....
21:52, 2019-06-05

Tory leadership hopeful Jeremy Hunt warns against sending 'ultra hardliner' to negotiate Brexit Jeremy Hunt has warned against sending an "ultra hardliner" to Brexit negotiations, saying Brussels would react with a tough stance of its own....
05:20, 2019-05-30

Channel 4 Tory leadership debate: MPs lash out at programme format and alleged 'anti-Brexit bias' Conservative MPs have led an angry backlash against Channel 4 over its Tory leadership debate....
10:12, 2019-06-17

What time is the Brexit vote tonight? How could a UK general election happen this year? Boris Johnson has been defeated in a crunch vote on Brexit, with MPs voting to take control of the Commons agenda....
13:00, 2019-09-04

Brexit showdown: What is being voted on, how can MPs legislate to block no-deal and will there be a general election? A cross-party group of MPs are preparing to take on Boris Johnson in a showdown that could lead to a snap general election....
11:32, 2019-09-03

Emily Thornberry challenges Jeremy Corbyn: We need second Brexit vote before election Emily Thornberry challenged Jeremy Corbyn by pushing for a referendum before a general election today saying "there is life after Brexit"....
16:04, 2019-10-10

Brexit showdown: What is being voting on, how can MPs legislate to block no-deal and will there be a general election? A cross-party group of MPs are preparing to take on Boris Johnson in a showdown that could lead to a snap general election....
04:28, 2019-09-03

Latest Brexit updates explained: Could there still be a general election and have MPs blocked no-deal? Boris Johnson's Brexit plans have suffered a series of blows in the Commons as MPs backed no-deal prevention legislation before refusing to grant him...
01:56, 2019-09-05

No-deal Brexit during election campaign would be unconstitutional, Jeremy Corbyn warns Forcing through a no-deal Brexit during a general election campaign would be "unconstitutional," Jeremy Corbyn has warned....
01:28, 2019-08-09

Nigel Farage says Brexit party could strike election pact with Tories Brexit party leader floats idea of ‘non-aggression pact’ to achieve clean-break BrexitThe Brexit party may be prepared to work with the Conservatives...
17:20, 2019-08-27

Labour must back second Brexit vote or lose next election, Tom Watson warns Deputy leader says far more Remain supporters than Leavers have abandoned the partyLabour’s deputy leader Tom Watson today warns that his party will ...
00:16, 2019-05-26

Opposition parties agree to block election until Brexit delay secured Jeremy Corbyn and other party leaders commit to voting down snap election plan on MondayLatest Brexit developments – live updatesOpposition parties h...
14:40, 2019-09-06

What time is the Brexit vote tonight? How could a UK general election happen this year? All you need to know Boris Johnson has been defeated in a crunch vote on Brexit, with MPs voting to take control of the Commons agenda....
17:40, 2019-09-04

Corbyn to support snap general election only if no-deal Brexit is blocked Labour leader warns Boris Johnson his MPs will only vote for election once no-deal off tableLatest Brexit developments - live updatesJeremy Corbyn ha...
08:44, 2019-09-04

Vicki Gunvalson reassures fans about reduced 'Real Housewives' role Vicki Gunvalson said she'll remain in "the middle of the action" in "Real Housewives of Orange County" Season 14, despite her new status as "friend."...
15:44, 2019-07-03

Trump’s announcement that 8,600 US troops will stay in Afghanistan both panics and reassures critics ‘WE’RE GOING TO KEEP A PRESENCE’: As the expected announcement of a deal with the Taliban that would provide for the gradual withdrawal of U.S. troop...
15:28, 2019-08-30

Boris Johnson urged to be Churchill not Stalin by senior Tory MP as disquiet over 'purge' of rebels grows A senior Conservative MP today warned Boris Johnson "we are better being like Churchill and NOT Stalin" as the Prime Minister came under mounting pre...
13:44, 2019-09-05

Tory leadership debate: Boris Johnson challenged over comparison of veiled Muslim women to 'letterboxes' Boris Johnson was forced to apologise for comparing veiled Muslim women to "letterboxes" as he was challenged by an Imam during a Tory leadership TV ...
23:52, 2019-06-18

Tory leadership race: Boris Johnson under pressure to attend hustings as he is accused of 'hiding' from debates Boris Johnson has come under intense pressure to debate in with his Tory leadership rivals on television after all the other contenders agreed to tak...
01:48, 2019-06-14

Brexit news latest: Top Tory claims cross-party talks will 'peter out' within DAYS with no progress made Conservative Party talks with Labour on Theresa May's Brexit deal will "peter out" within days, according to a leading Tory....
13:52, 2019-05-11

Emails reveal Boris Johnson laying groundwork for election campaign Signs indicate No 10 on election footing as PM plans meetings to come up with manifesto ideasBoris Johnson’s No 10 operation is increasingly on an el...
21:20, 2019-08-18

Jeremy Corbyn vows to fight Boris Johnson at general election Jeremy Corbyn has said he will contest a general election against Boris Johnson and that he is "not in the slightest" bit worried about the challenge...
12:12, 2019-07-28

Liberal Democrats win Brecon by-election in early blow to Boris Johnson THE LIBERAL DEMOCRATS have won the Brecon by-election in a major blow to Boris Johnson's Government....
09:36, 2019-08-02

Boris Johnson's Conservatives lose parliamentary seat in Welsh by-election British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservatives have suffered a loss in a by-election in rural South Wales to the pro-EU Liberal Democrats. The ...
04:16, 2019-08-02

Boris Johnson loses sixth vote in six days as election bid fails Fresh setback for PM parliament shuts down amid chaotic scenesBrexit latest – as it happenedBoris Johnson shut down parliament amid chaotic scenes in...
06:44, 2019-09-10

Boris Johnson’s intention is clear: he wants a ‘people v parliament’ election | Tom Kibasi The plan to prorogue parliament is a nakedly populist move that Johnson hopes will lead to a parliamentary majorityBoris Johnson’s plan to prorogue p...
14:56, 2019-08-28

Boris Johnson 'eyeing snap election' within months of becoming Prime Minister ALLIES of Boris Johnson have said they are gearing up for a general election in early 2019 if he wins the Tory leadership to take on Labour’s Jeremy ...
19:32, 2019-06-22

Lib Dems win the Brecon and Radnorshire by-election, reducing Boris Johnson's majority to just one ISABEL INFANTES/AFP/Getty Images The Liberal Democrats win the Brecon and Radnorshire by-election. Their candidate Jane Dodds won the seat from the ...
11:04, 2019-08-02

Tory leadership latest: Boris Johnson pledges 'Australia-style immigration system' if he becomes prime minister Boris Johnson has pledged to deliver an Australian-style points-based immigration system if he becomes prime minister as he moved to seize the initia...
02:40, 2019-06-27

BREAKING: Nigel Farage says Brexit Party ‘doing well’ as European election results pour in NIGEL FARAGE has said “we are doing well” as the European election results come in – with the Brexit Party set for a landslide....
23:52, 2019-05-26

Brexit: government fails in bid to call a general election for 15 October – live news Government fails to make two-thirds threshold required under Fixed-term Parliaments ActCommons chaos: is no-deal blocked? Is an election happening?Di...
01:04, 2019-09-05

Tony Blair: Jeremy Corbyn must not risk mixing Brexit with general election EXCLUSIVE: Former PM warns of big 'gamble' on Brexit election Says Boris Johnson advised 'by gang of adventurers' Follow our live politics updates HE...
19:56, 2019-09-19

Brexit news: Tom Watson to demand second referendum before election in clash with Jeremy Corbyn Tom Watson is on course for a fresh clash with Jeremy Corbyn as he demands that Labour backs holding another Brexit referendum before any general ele...
23:52, 2019-09-10

Liberal Democrats top election poll for first time in 9 years amid Brexit backlash LIBERAL Democrats have topped an election poll for the first time in nine years amid backlash over Brexit....
13:36, 2019-05-31

UK Parliament passes Brexit delay bill, rejects call for early election British lawmakers have rejected Boris Johnson's call for a general election after the opposition abstained from the vote. The PM called for an early ...
01:56, 2019-09-05

'It's not you, Bill, it's the country': is this election Australia's Trump or Brexit moment? | Brigid Delaney For those who believed this election was a choice about the future, the result feels alienating and painfulOn Saturday night in an airport hotel in E...
08:56, 2019-05-19

Brexit: Pound falls as general election speculation intensifies – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including reaction to PM’s threat to remove whip from Tory MPs who vote against ...
18:28, 2019-09-02

James Gunn reassures fans feeling a little Thor about these Guardians 3 title rumors It’s been a weird few years for fans of Marvel’s space-based Guardians Of The Galaxy franchise, who’ve had to live through the whole cycle of watchin...
00:48, 2019-06-27

Boris Johnson’s cash splurge is totally reckless. Yet it could win an election | Aditya Chakrabortty His plan for tax cuts and spending commitments makes no economic sense. But don’t underestimate its effect on votersYou know what you’re supposed to ...
14:40, 2019-07-03

Boris Johnson to table motion for general election after failed vote – as it happened More than a dozen Tories defy leader by voting in favour of seizing control of Commons timetableFull report: Johnson suffers Commons defeatPhillip Le...
04:28, 2019-09-04

Johnson has wrongfooted opponents of no deal. An election surely looms | Isabel Hardman The government has spent the summer preparing voter-friendly policies. A prorogation dares opponents to force a pollGiven that Westminster has spent ...
16:32, 2019-08-29

Boris Johnson plans to use the Queen to deliver an election broadcast for the Conservative Party Getty Boris Johnson announced on Wednesday that he plans to suspend parliament again after his previous suspension was ruled illegal by the UK Suprem...
12:44, 2019-10-03

The Lib Dems are set to punish the Conservatives in Britain's next election — but it could be a 'blessing in disguise' for Boris Johnson Leon Neal/Getty Images The Lib Dems are targeting swathes of seats held by Conservatives at the next general election. The anti-Brexit party led by ...
00:08, 2019-08-11

UK Parliament passes Brexit delay bill, triggering election debate — live updates British lawmakers have rejected Boris Johnson's call for a general election after the opposition Labour abstained. The prime minister called for a vo...
22:44, 2019-09-04

Brexit: Government loses motion to call a general election for 15 October – live news PM says bill essentially ends negotiations with EU and ‘hands control to our partners’Commons chaos: is no-deal blocked? Is an election happening?Did...
22:52, 2019-09-04

Tories seek Labour's help to break Brexit deadlock after local election drubbing Tory leader Theresa May has overseen a local election massacre, with one-in-four of her councillors being booted out of their seats....
09:28, 2019-05-04

Brexit news latest: Jeremy Corbyn urged to secure second referendum before general election Jeremy Corbyn is coming under fresh pressure to secure a second Brexit referendum before calling for a general election....
14:36, 2019-10-01

Peterborough by-election result: Labour narrowly defeats Brexit Party hold its seat Labour has narrowly defeated the Brexit Party to hold its seat in the Peterborough by-election....
03:20, 2019-06-07

Brexit news latest: Keir Starmer says Labour will not vote for general election today Shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer said Labour is "not going to dance to Boris Johnson's tune" as the party vowed against voting for a general ...
13:00, 2019-09-04

Westminster's blooming fiasco: a guide to the summer of Brexit discontent from a May exit to the EU election The sun is out, London's parks are packed and the Chelsea Flower Show is already sold out. It's a time for growth, brightness and joy — except in pol...
14:52, 2019-05-14

Thomas Cook holidays: travel firm reassures customers amid fears over future Holiday giant Thomas Cook has issued a statement reassuring customers that their holidays are safe amid fears the company could collapse....
14:20, 2019-05-19

Paris official reassures public about Notre Dame health risks after lead scare Paris' deputy mayor has spoken out about rising concerns of lead poisoning surrounding Notre Dame after a massive blaze melted significant parts of t...
21:48, 2019-08-06

Tory leadership race: Michael Gove 'prepared to delay Brexit' until late 2020... as Sajid Javid refuses to rule out extension Tory leadership hopeful Michael Gove has told cabinet colleagues he is prepared to delay Brexit until the end of next year rather than leave without ...
15:44, 2019-06-02

Jeremy Corbyn tells Tory MPs it's 'time to act' to stop a no-deal Brexit Labour leader urges rebels to find 'common ground' - but they still don't think he should be PM...
13:28, 2019-08-27

Boris Johnson 'planning early election' to hit Corbyn's Labour Party — 'poll day released' THE man tipped to be the next Prime Minister is planning an early general election to hit the crisis-stricken Labour Party, a source has claimed....
06:56, 2019-07-17

Boris Johnson to seek 14 October election if rebels succeed, says government source – as it happened 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 ...
00:52, 2019-09-03

Brexit Party's Nigel Farage claims it is 'extremely unlikely' future Tory leader would take UK out of EU by Halloween Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage has said it is "extremely unlikely" that a future Tory leader would take the UK out of the EU by the end of October....
19:08, 2019-05-27

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

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 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

Brexit: No 10 accuses Corbyn of 'cowardly insult to democracy' for not backing early election – live news Late-night Lords vote commits peers to passing Benn bill by end of Friday, before parliament is suspended. Follow for latest newsLords agree to rule ...
10:44, 2019-09-05

Liberal Democrats top election poll as support for Tories and Labour plunges amid Brexit backlash The Liberal Democrats have surged into first place ahead of the Tories and Labour in a poll on how Britons would vote if a general election was to be...
03:20, 2019-05-31

Tony Blair: Jeremy Corbyn mustn't risk mixing Brexit with general election EXCLUSIVE: Former PM warns of big 'gamble' on Brexit election Says Boris Johnson advised 'by gang of adventurers Follow our live politics updates HER...
13:04, 2019-09-19

Nigel Farage warns Tory leadership candidates hoping for Brexit deal renegotiation: 'EU won't change one dot or comma' Nigel Farage has warned Tory leadership candidates claiming they could renegotiate a better Brexit deal than Theresa May that the EU is not prepared ...
05:40, 2019-05-29

Sajid Javid dismisses Tory rival Boris Johnson as 'yesterday's news' as he makes bid for No10 Tory leadership contender Sajid Javid has dismissed rival Boris Johnson as "yesterday's news" as he positioned himself as a "new kind of leader" with...
20:32, 2019-06-12

Boris Johnson to seek 14 October election if rebels succeed, says government source – 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 ...
20:36, 2019-09-02

Brexit deal news LIVE: Johnson and Juncker call for UK to 'get Brexit done' after striking 'great new deal' Boris Johnson has called for the UK to "get Brexit done" after securing a "fair and balanced" agreement with the EU....
15:16, 2019-10-17

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

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

UK's Boris Johnson 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

No Brexit breakthrough as Johnson meets Juncker, EU says Salmon, snails, and the Irish backstop were on the menu as UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson met European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker. Bru...
15:40, 2019-09-16

UK Prime Minister Johnson says he will 'get Brexit done' and not resign Ahead of his Conservative Party's conference, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said he will not resign. This could leave his promised Brexit ...
15:48, 2019-09-29

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

Brexit: Johnson says Britain will leave EU on 31 October 'do or die' Tory leadership frontrunner vows to push for no deal if necessary to meet deadlineToday’s political developments - live updatesBoris Johnson has rest...
19:12, 2019-06-25

UK on course for no-deal Brexit as Johnson rejects EU agreement Crashing out could make a united Ireland more likely, Irish PM saysBoris Johnson has set the UK on an apparent course towards a no-deal Brexit by pla...
07:00, 2019-07-27

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 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

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