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'Epically likely': Boris Johnson 'enormously' confident of post-Brexit EU trade deal by the end of 2020

Boris Johnson said it is "epically likely" a comprehensive post-Brexit trade deal with the EU will be agreed this year....

'Epically likely': Boris Johnson 'enormously' confident of post-Brexit EU trade deal by the end of 2020

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'Epically likely': Boris Johnson says he is 'enormously' confident of trade deal with EU by end of 2020 Boris Johnson said it is "epically likely" a comprehensive post-Brexit trade deal with the EU will be agreed this year....
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The EU has 'grave concerns' about Boris Johnson's 'nearly impossible' Brexit deal Getty Boris Johnson's prospects of securing a new Brexit deal delivered a major blow by the EU Parliament. The Parliament's Brexit steering group rep...
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Six ways Boris Johnson could evade block on no-deal Brexit MP says Tories have come up with ‘about 20’ ways to get around law calling for a delayLatest Brexit developments - live updatesThe strongly pro-Brexi...
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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...
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Boris Johnson has no intention of renegotiating Brexit deal, EU told No-deal Brexit is British PM’s ‘central scenario’, chief Brussels envoy reportedly saysBoris Johnson has no intention of renegotiating the withdrawal...
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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...
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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

U.K. PM Boris Johnson battling to overcome opposition to Brexit deal French President Emmanuel Macron has said the EU will decide by the end of the week whether an amicable divorce deal is possible....
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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...
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Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn trade blows as December election campaign cranks into gear Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn have traded blows as they prepare to hit the election campaign trail for the pre-Christmas poll on December 12....
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Donald Trump: We're working rapidly towards fantastic and big trade deal... Boris and I are much aligned Donald Trump has said the US and Britain are "rapidly" moving towards a post-Brexit trade deal that will be "fantastic and big"....
00:48, 2019-08-16

Liam Fox pours cold water on talk of Boris's quick US trade deal Liam Fox today shot down hopes of a quick trade deal with President Trump amid reports that Boris Johnson is planning to make it his top priority if ...
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Boris Johnson will ask for Brexit to be delayed if he fails to agree a deal this week Getty Boris Johnson will ask for a Brexit delay this week if he fails to secure a deal. The UK's Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay confirmed that John...
12:16, 2019-10-16

Boris Johnson could offer the DUP 'billions' of pounds to support his Brexit deal Reuters Boris Johnson could be forced to offer the Democratic Unionist Party "billions" in funding for Northern Ireland to support his Brexit deal. R...
11:16, 2019-10-16

Trump praises Boris Johnson, but insists Theresa May could have cut Brexit deal President Trump on Monday praised ex-UK Prime Minister Theresa May — but also repeated his contention that if she had only taken his advice, she woul...
21:56, 2019-08-26

British people would rather stop Brexit than leave the EU with Boris Johnson's deal Getty Just one-in-five British people would choose to leave the EU with Boris Johnson's deal as their preferred Brexit outcome. Cancelling Brexit alt...
10:52, 2019-10-18

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Boris Johnson calls for 'Trump deal' to fix Iran nuclear standoff PM says president could come up with better pact, in apparent shift from European positionBoris Johnson has sided with Donald Trump in calling the 20...
01:24, 2019-09-24

Peers inflict five defeats on Boris Johnson's Brexit deal Defiant peers are on a collision course with the Commons after inflicting five defeats on Boris Johnson's Brexit deal....
19:00, 2020-01-21

Boris Johnson’s no-deal Brexit plan ‘will trigger early election’ Top Tories say attempt to appease hardliners means coalition of support for his leadership bid will not survive the autumnBoris Johnson’s attempts to...
00:12, 2019-06-16

Boris Johnson plays numbers game after securing Brexit deal PM insists he is ‘very confident’ his deal will be approved by parliament on Saturday Boris Johnson has insisted he is “very confident” that his Brex...
01:40, 2019-10-18

Boris Johnson in final push to ram through Brexit deal before Halloween deadline Boris Johnson will today launch his final bid to secure Brexit by the Halloween deadline as he attempts to force legislation through the Commons in j...
13:00, 2019-10-22

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

Boris Johnson moves to suspend U.K. parliament to stop a no-deal Brexit The timing means that lawmakers would be unlikely to have enough time to pass laws blocking the U.K.'s exit from the European Union without a negotia...
13:20, 2019-08-28

Boris Johnson's Brexit hopes dashed after his DUP partners reject deal with the EU 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 ...
09:48, 2019-10-17

An offer they will have to refuse: Boris Johnson is trying to force the EU into rejecting a Brexit deal Getty Boris Johnson is preparing to make his final Brexit offer to the European Union. However, a leaked version of the offer suggests that it will b...
10:44, 2019-10-02

Brexit news: Boris Johnson says rubber about to hit road in drive for deal with EU Boris Johnson has admitted that he faced "tough" negotiations with Brussels as he urged EU leaders to work with him as the "rubber hits the road" in ...
20:08, 2019-10-01

Philip Hammond: MPs can stop Boris Johnson delivering no-deal Brexit Former chancellor suggests No 10 advisers have no intention of negotiating a new EU dealPhilip Hammond has said MPs can prevent Boris Johnson taking ...
15:44, 2019-08-14

We need to spike Brexit Party guns says Boris Johnson after no-deal warnings Boris Johnson today clashed with Chancellor Philip Hammond over Britain quitting the EU with no deal....
14:04, 2019-07-05

John Bercow denies Boris Johnson second vote on Brexit deal Speaker rules it would be ‘repetitive and disorderly’ for MPs to vote again on dealLatest Brexit news – live updatesBoris Johnson has been denied the...
18:40, 2019-10-21

Boris Johnson loses majority ahead of no-deal Brexit showdown British Prime Minister Boris Johnson lost his majority in the House of Commons on Tuesday as he faced a showdown with members of his Conservative Par...
18:56, 2019-09-03

Boris Johnson tells Tory conference: UK is ready for no-deal Brexit Prime minister outlines final offer to EU and attacks ‘wheel of doom’ parliamentLatest politics news - live updatesBoris Johnson has insisted Britain...
14:04, 2019-10-02

Boris Johnson: There's bags of time to get a Brexit deal, if the EU is flexible Boris Johnson said there is "bags of time" to strike a new Brexit deal with the European Union....
21:44, 2019-08-08

Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal makes UK ballot for December election It’s now deal, not no deal for UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson. The Conservative Party leader rejected a pact ahead of next month’s gener...
17:36, 2019-11-02

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

Boris Johnson's new Brexit deal and the Irish backstop explained Boris Johnson has announced he will be setting out his Government's Brexit plan when the Tory Party conference has finished....
14:52, 2019-10-02

The EU is preparing to delay Brexit if the UK Parliament rejects Boris Johnson's deal Getty The UK Parliament will vote on Boris Johnson's Brexit deal this Saturday. If Members of Parliament reject the deal, Johnson will be legally obl...
09:44, 2019-10-18

No-deal Brexit will not be clean break, Irish PM warns Boris Johnson Leo Varadkar says UK and EU will still have to negotiate, with same problems on agendaParliament to be prorogued tonight, Downing Street confirms – l...
13:01, 2019-09-09

Boris Johnson’s threat of a no-deal Brexit will not break EU unity | Guy Verhofstadt The UK government should instead seek an agreement that removes the need for the backstop altogether• Guy Verhofstadt is Brexit coordinator for the E...
16:48, 2019-07-31

Boris Johnson touts ‘good deal of progress’ in Brexit talks with EU Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Friday he’d made “a good deal of progress” in his negotiations with the European Union, and was “cautiously optimis...
21:12, 2019-09-13

UK Parliament approves bill to block Boris Johnson’s no-deal Brexit The UK Parliament’s House of Lords on Friday approved a bill designed to stop Prime Minister Boris Johnson from leaving the European Union in m...
21:52, 2019-09-06

British lawmakers vote to delay Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal Britain’s Parliament narrowly voted Saturday to delay Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal, handing the prime minister a humiliating defeat. The 3...
16:52, 2019-10-19

Boris Johnson will have to ask EU to delay Brexit after Parliament blocks vote on his deal UK Parliament Members of the UK Parliament vote to delay holding a vote on Boris Johnson's Brexit deal. The Prime Minister had brought forward a vote...
16:12, 2019-10-19

Prince Harry meets with Boris Johnson for one-on-one catch up following 'Megxit' deal Prince Harry sat down for a one-on-one conversation with U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson following the Duke of Sussex’s somber speech to the public...
19:08, 2020-01-20

Boris Johnson's Brexit deal appears doomed as deadline looms EU may offer to extend Brexit talks to summer, despite PM’s insistence UK will leave on 31 OctoberBoris Johnson’s Brexit plan appeared to be all but ...
23:16, 2019-10-08

Boris Johnson suffers major defeat in no-deal Brexit vote After hours of heated debate, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson lost a major vote in Parliament that could force him to delay Brexit. The PM is now pus...
03:12, 2019-09-04

Philip Hammond threatens to bring down PM Boris Johnson over no-deal Brexit Philip Hammond hinted today he is willing to vote to bring down Boris Johnson's premiership if necessary to prevent a no-deal Brexit....
14:44, 2019-07-19

Brexit deal ‘essentially impossible’ after Boris Johnson’s call with Merkel Negotiations over a Brexit deal devolved into further chaos Tuesday, with a UK government source telling the BBC that a deal was “essentially impossi...
18:28, 2019-10-08

Don't buy the hype: Boris Johnson's Brexit deal did not win approval | Jonathan Freedland MPs have voted for the bill to go forward, but that doesn’t mean they all back it – or that the saga is ending any time soonIt’s not over. For a few ...
23:12, 2019-10-22

UK Parliament moves to block ‘no deal’ Brexit in blow to Boris Johnson After suffering a bruising Brexit defeat in Parliament, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday demanded a snap election on Oct. 15 if lawm...
20:28, 2019-09-04

Boris Johnson 'turbo-charging' no-deal Brexit plans, say ministers Cabinet blitzes media, saying how preparations for crashing out are top priorityBoris Johnson is “turbo-charging” preparations to leave the EU withou...
13:16, 2019-07-28

Boris Johnson will ask the EU to delay Brexit if he doesn't get a deal, court papers say Getty Boris Johnson will ask the EU to delay Brexit if he does not secure a deal, court papers say. The prime minister has said he would rather "be d...
15:28, 2019-10-04

Boris Johnson to meet with EU commissioner in renewed push for Brexit deal Meanwhile, signs of a breakthrough remained distant with Boris Johnson's Northern Irish allies....
14:16, 2019-09-13

Boris Johnson pledges to put Brexit deal to MPs before Christmas if Tories win election The Conservative Party is unveiling its election manifesto today "Triple tax lock" will guarantee income tax, national insurance and VAT will not ris...
09:32, 2019-11-24

Brexit's Nigel Farage tells Boris Johnson to drop EU deal The Brexit Party is ready to help the Tories win a majority if UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson bins his divorce deal with the EU, Nigel Farage has sa...
20:40, 2019-11-01

Labour seeks new alliance to kill off Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal Labour approaches Tory rebels and DUP in bid to force through amendments to PM’s dealWhat next for Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal?Boris Johnson’s hopes ...
22:40, 2019-10-20

Has Boris Johnson hatched a cunning no-deal Brexit plan? | Stewart Lee Ingeniously used, Kinder eggs could be responsible for a greater flow of goods than the botched ferry schemeHow many small plastic toy egg casings co...
14:16, 2019-08-18

MPs reject Boris Johnson's attempt to fast-track Brexit deal PM fails to restrict scrutiny of bill to just three days in effort to meet 31 October deadlineBoris Johnson’s plan to fast-track his Brexit deal thro...
01:14, 2019-10-23

Trump applauds Boris Johnson’s call for new Iran nuclear deal President Trump on Monday was enthusiastic about British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s idea of creating a new nuclear deal with Iran, saying that he...
21:28, 2019-09-23

Brexit: British parliament to vote on Boris Johnson's EU divorce deal The British prime minister has said Saturday "can be the day we get Brexit done," adding that the UK would be out of the EU by October 31. To fulfill...
06:16, 2019-10-19

Boris Johnson ‘turbo-charging’ no-deal Brexit plans, say ministers Cabinet blitzes media, saying preparations for crashing out are top priorityBoris Johnson is “turbo-charging” preparations to leave the EU without a ...
15:40, 2019-07-28

Boris Johnson 'could face Tory coup' over no-deal Brexit stance Tobias Ellwood says MPs would vote against government as Jeremy Hunt accuses rival of cowardiceToday’s political developments - live newsJeremy Hunt ...
11:48, 2019-06-24

U.K. Parliament turns down new vote on Boris Johnson’s latest Brexit deal Speaker John Bercow says the vote the government wants is "in substance the same" as one held on Saturday and so breaches Parliament's rules....
16:56, 2019-10-21

General election news LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn to trade blows as they hit the campaign trail Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn will trade blows as they hit campaign trail ahead of the December election....
08:08, 2019-10-31

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

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

UK election 2019 news LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn vows to defend NHS as he and Boris Johnson trade blows Chants of "not for sale" rang out as Jeremy Corbyn vowed to protect the NHS in his first major speech in the run up to December 12....
15:56, 2019-10-31

UK general election news LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn vows to defend NHS as he and Boris Johnson trade blows Chants of "not for sale" rang out as Jeremy Corbyn vowed to protect the NHS in his first major speech in the run up to December 12....
13:24, 2019-10-31

Trump approves of Johnson’s tough approach to Brexit, promises ‘very big trade deal’ The British prime minister has vowed to bring his country out of the EU on Oct. 31 no matter what, an approach that has raised worries about a chaoti...
16:36, 2019-08-25

'Worse than Theresa May's deal': Opposition leaders savage Boris Johnson's new Brexit deal proposal Opposition leaders have saved Boris Johnson's new Brexit proposal plan labelling it "worse than Theresa's deal."...
20:28, 2019-10-02

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

Boris Johnson scrambles for votes to save his deal as Commons battle goes to the wire Tory whips warn PM that vote is "desperately close" Labour MPs threatened with losing jobs if they back Mr Johnson Tory Right-wingers say deal would ...
12:56, 2019-10-18

Boris Johnson tells Irish prime minister new Brexit deal can be reached Speaking alongside Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar in Dublin, Johnson said a deal on the Irish border question can be secured in time to enable a s...
14:04, 2019-09-09

Boris Johnson warns opponents they are harming his chances of getting a good Brexit deal Boris Johnson claims his opponents are harming his chances of getting a good Brexit deal from Europe....
14:40, 2019-08-30

Boris Johnson to meet with European Commission president in search of Brexit deal The two men are scheduled to hold talks over a lunch of snails and salmon in Luxembourg, amid claims from the U.K. — though not the EU — that a deal ...
13:37, 2019-09-16

Boris Johnson's plan means no-deal Brexit or election, says Jeremy Hunt Foreign secretary says it is wrong to commit rigidly to leaving the EU by 31 OctoberJeremy Hunt has said the Brexit deadline of 31 October should not...
18:16, 2019-06-16

Brexit: Amber Rudd says no evidence Boris Johnson trying to get deal with EU – live news Rudd replaced by Therese Coffey as work and pension secretary while Johnson vows to plough on with Brexit by 31 October 10.59am BST Shadow chancellor...
12:12, 2019-09-08

Boris Johnson to seek Parliamentary approval for Brexit deal ahead of Christmas Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to begin “before Christmas” the push to secure Parliamentary approval for his Brexit deal....
18:00, 2019-12-15

The pound is surging to a 7-month high after Boris Johnson secured a Brexit deal with the EU Reuters The pound is soaring after Boris Johnson secured a Brexit deal with the EU. The agreement now can be taken to the UK Parliament this coming S...
12:24, 2019-10-17

I agree! Donald Trump hails Boris Johnson backing for his Iran deal Donald Trump today seized on Boris Johnson backing a new "Trump deal" on Iran's nuclear programme as Britain came under pressure to align its foreign...
13:56, 2020-01-15

Boris Johnson called French 'turds' for not giving UK better Brexit deal in censored doc CONSERVATIVE leadership hopeful Boris Johnson described the French as "turds", but BBC producers axed the insult, an insider has claimed....
08:36, 2019-06-28

Boris Johnson's Brexit deal will make every British person £1,100 a year poorer Boris Johnson's Brexit deal would leave every person in the UK £1,100 poorer per year, research has found. The independent think tank the Natio...
11:56, 2019-10-30

Brexit news latest: Campaigners launch bid to ban Boris Johnson from putting deal before MPs Anti-Brexit campaigners are planning to lodge a legal action to ban the Government from putting its proposed Withdrawal Agreement before Parliament a...
21:48, 2019-10-16

Brussels tells Boris Johnson: Stop pretending to negotiate Brexit deal Crashing out feels palpable, says EU boss Barnier accuses UK over negotiations Follow our live politics updates HERE...
13:52, 2019-09-18

British PM Boris Johnson mulls early election over stalled Brexit deal Late Tuesday, lawmakers backed the substance of Johnson’s divorce deal in principle, but rejected the government’s plan to fast-track the legislation...
13:20, 2019-10-23

Boris Johnson accidentally made an incredibly compelling argument against his own Brexit deal Daniel Leal-Olivas/Pool via REUTERS Boris Johnson just accidentally made the perfect argument for remaining in the EU. Speaking in Northern Ireland, ...
11:36, 2019-11-08

The EU prepares to delay Brexit until next year as MPs plot to scupper Boris Johnson’s deal Getty Boris Johnson is set for a showdown week with MPs. Parliament on Saturday voted for Brexit to be delayed after Johnson struck a new deal with t...
12:16, 2019-10-21

Trump faces uphill battle on Iran deal after losing Boris Johnson President Trump suffered a setback in his efforts to persuade allies to abandon the Iran nuclear deal once and for all when British Prime Minister Bo...
15:48, 2020-01-10

Tory rebels send stark warning to Boris Johnson over no-deal Brexit Emphatic majority in vote aiming to prevent suspension of parliament in OctoberMPs have given Boris Johnson a brutal preview of the scale of the chal...
22:20, 2019-07-18

Boris Johnson’s cheerleaders are delusional – no good Brexit deal is possible | Owen Jones Huge swaths of the British press are given over to Brexiteers’ fantasies. The sorry truth doesn’t get a look inTen days before David Cameron’s disast...
13:44, 2019-08-23

Boris Johnson rules out EU deal extension, renews hard Brexit fears Boris Johnson is using the prospect of a Brexit cliff edge to pressure the EU into negotiating a trade deal in 11 months. EU officials have said that...
20:56, 2019-12-17

Brexit battle continues: Boris Johnson seeks new vote for divorce deal With the Brexit deadline looming and British politicians still squabbling over the country's departure terms, Johnson has been forced to ask the EU f...
15:24, 2019-10-21

Tensions rise as U.K. lawmakers try to block Boris Johnson’s no-deal Brexit plans The House of Commons was set to confront Johnson over his insistence that the U.K. leave the EU on Oct. 31 even without a withdrawal agreement....
15:48, 2019-09-04

Tories warn of government collapse if Boris Johnson pursues no-deal Brexit Former minister says more MPs would vote no confidence in government than may admit itConservatives stepped up warnings on Monday that a Boris Johnso...
21:36, 2019-06-24

Brexit: Boris Johnson in Dublin says no deal 'would be failure for which we would all be responsible' – live news PM meets Irish counterpart to discuss backstop before returning to London for another attempt to force October electionBoris Johnson ‘sabotage’ lette...
11:16, 2019-09-09

Boris Johnson makes his 'final offer' to the EU as the UK heads towards a hard no-deal Brexit Boris Johnson will submit his "final offer" to the European Union on Wednesday. The prime minister is set to publish details of his proposed Brexit d...
10:44, 2019-10-02

Brexit: Did your MP vote for the Letwin Amendment that delayed Boris Johnson's new deal with the EU? Boris Johnson's plan to win Parliamentary approval for his new deal with the EU for Brexit was scuppered by an amendment on Saturday from Sir Oliver ...
22:04, 2019-10-19

Gina Miller vows to take Boris Johnson to court to block no-deal Brexit Campaigner Gina Miller is planning to launch urgent legal action to prevent Boris Johnson from crashing Britain out of the EU....
12:12, 2019-07-14

Boris Johnson refuses to reveal how badly his Brexit deal will hurt the UK economy Getty Boris Johnson's government is refusing to reveal what they expect the economic impact of his new Brexit will be. A cross-party group of MPs wro...
11:44, 2019-10-18

Michel Barnier: Boris Johnson’s behaviour has ‘limited the chance’ of a Brexit deal Brussels fears prime minister has ‘lost control’ of events and warns that hopes of an agreement are now ‘very low’Michel Barnier has told the British...
22:44, 2019-09-28

The US and China may not sign 'phase-one' trade deal until 2020 Eugene Hoshiko/Getty Images; Reuters The so-called phase-one trade agreement announced by the US and China last month might not be finalized until ne...
21:44, 2019-11-20

Don’t expect a trade deal with China before the 2020 election Here we go again. The president said this week that negotiations with China over trade are far from resolving anything. So he’s talking punitive tari...
04:04, 2019-07-18

The US and China may not sign a 'phase-one' trade deal until 2020 Eugene Hoshiko/Getty Images; Reuters The so-called phase-one trade agreement announced by the US and China last month might not be finalized until ne...
22:12, 2019-11-20

The EU agrees to enter intensive Brexit talks with Boris Johnson as hopes of a new deal surge Getty The UK and EU are set to enter a new phase of detailed Brexit negotiations as hopes of a prospect deal increase. Ambassadors from member states...
15:12, 2019-10-11

If Boris Johnson quits, MPs should back Jeremy Corbyn to avoid no deal | Polly Toynbee It’s no use wishing for another leader of the opposition: we need a united alliance, and in this crisis he is stepping upWho’s afraid of Jeremy Corby...
21:24, 2019-09-09

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson threatens to sack rebel MPs who try to stop no-deal Boris Johnson has threatened to withdraw the whip from dozens of rebel Conservative MPs if they try to thwart a no-deal Brexit....
11:32, 2019-09-02

The EU agrees to enter Brexit 'tunnel' negotiations with Boris Johnson as hopes of a new deal surge Getty The UK and EU are set to enter a new phase of detailed Brexit negotiations as hopes of a prospect deal increase. Ambassadors from member states...
14:24, 2019-10-11

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

Tony Blair: Boris Johnson should hold referendum on no-deal Brexit instead of general election Former Prime Minister Tony Blair today said Boris Johnson would be "smart" to hold a referendum on a no-deal Brexit instead of a general election tha...
16:48, 2019-09-10

Brexit: Boris Johnson races the clock as deadline for deal looms – politics live The prime minister will brief cabinet today on the latest negotiations as UK and EU teams resume talks 6.40am BST Guardian front page, Wednesday 16 O...
07:52, 2019-10-16

Brexit news latest: David Cameron gives backing to Boris Johnson's deal David Cameron has revealed he would back Boris Johnson's Brexit deal if he was still an MP....
00:28, 2019-10-18

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 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

Boris Johnson moves to suspend U.K. Parliament to limit time to block a no-deal Brexit The timing means that lawmakers would be unlikely to have enough time to pass laws blocking the U.K.'s exit from the European Union without a negotia...
14:16, 2019-08-28

Boris Johnson's government admits it has no plans to carry out an economic assessment of his Brexit deal Alberto Pezzali/NurPhoto via Getty Images The UK government confirms it has no plans to assess the economic impact of Boris Johnson's Brexit deal wit...
10:36, 2019-11-19

The EU moves to delay Brexit until next year after Boris Johnson abandons bid to force his deal through Parliament Getty Brexit is set to be delayed until next year after the European Council President recommended European leaders accept Britain's request to exten...
23:00, 2019-10-22

Withdrawal deal won't be changed, Germany warns Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt Germany told Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt today that the withdrawal agreement will not be changed, fuelling fears of a no-deal crash-out from the EU...
12:48, 2019-07-03

Brexit news LIVE: Scottish court to decide whether Boris Johnson can be jailed over no-deal The highest civil court in Scotland is preparing to hear arguments over whether Boris Johnson can be forced to extend Article 50 to avoid leaving the...
08:04, 2019-10-04

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson in final push to ram through deal before Halloween deadline Boris Johnson will today launch his final bid to secure Brexit by the Halloween deadline as he attempts to force legislation through the Commons in j...
04:28, 2019-10-22

Brexit: Boris Johnson and Leo Varadkar 'agreed they could see pathway to possible deal' during talks - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Boris Johnson’s meeting with Leo Varadkar to discuss BrexitJeremy Corb...
16:32, 2019-10-10

Boris Johnson locked into December election stand-off with Jeremy Corbyn over no deal Brexit Boris Johnson has become locked into a stand-off with Jeremy Corbyn over no-deal Brexit as he struggles to gain opposition support for a pre-Christma...
11:04, 2019-10-25

Boris Johnson tells Merkel EU must abandon backstop if it wants Brexit deal - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happenAfternoon summaryDowning Street lobby briefing - SummaryBrexit deadlock as No 10 i...
18:24, 2019-07-26

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson in bid to win over MPs before historic showdown on newly-approved deal Boris Johnson will today launch a charm offensive as he tries to sell his last-minute Brexit deal to MPs before an historic Commons showdown at the w...
04:12, 2019-10-18

Brexit deal latest LIVE: Boris Johnson in race against time to win over MPs before Commons showdown Boris Johnson is facing a race against time to sell his last-minute deal to MPs before a crunch vote as he returns from Brussels in a "very confident...
08:16, 2019-10-18

Boris Johnson ramps up no-deal Brexit threat as he addresses MPs for first time since becoming Prime Minister Money 'no object' in plan for crashing out No summer break as new PM hits ground running But PM already faces clash with Tory rebels...
12:56, 2019-07-25

Brexit: Boris Johnson says people 'shouldn't get hopes up too soon' about prospects of deal - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happenAfternoon summary 5.07pm BST It is just plain wrong for Boris Johnson to label ref...
21:36, 2019-08-23

Boris Johnson scrambles for votes to save his Brexit deal as Commons battle goes to the wire Tory whips warn PM that vote is "desperately close" Labour MPs threatened with losing jobs if they back Mr Johnson Tory Right-wingers say deal would ...
16:28, 2019-10-18

Emmanuel Macron tells Boris Johnson any new Brexit deal would have to be very similar to existing one – live Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Boris Johnson’s meeting with the French president Emmanuel Macron in P...
18:48, 2019-08-22

Boris Johnson's bid to pass vote on his Brexit deal blocked by Speaker John Bercow Reuters Boris Johnson's bid to avoid delaying Brexit has failed. The House of Commons Speaker ruled that he could not hold a vote on whether to appro...
17:08, 2019-10-21

Brexit deal news LIVE: Boris Johnson in race against time to win over MPs before Commons showdown Boris Johnson is facing a race against time to sell his last-minute deal to MPs before a crunch vote as he returns from Brussels in a "very confident...
09:48, 2019-10-18

Brexit news: Tory MPs could end your premiership over no-deal, Dominic Grieve warns Boris Johnson Boris Johnson has been warned by Tory former attorney general Dominic Grieve that Conservative MPs could push him out of office in October if he beco...
13:48, 2019-06-22

Boris Johnson says the nation will want to wish Harry and Meghan Markle well after they strike deal with the Queen over their future Boris Johnson has said the nation will want to wish Harry and Meghan well for the future as they step down from royal duties....
20:52, 2020-01-19

Boris Johnson will seek a general election if Parliament votes to block a no-deal Brexit Boris Johnson will call a general election on October 14 rather than delay Brexit a senior government source has confirmed. Speaking outside Downing ...
22:44, 2019-09-02

The EU accuses Boris Johnson of playing a ‘stupid blame game’ as the UK says a Brexit deal is now impossible Getty European Council President Donald Tusk accuses Boris Johnson of playing a "stupid blame game" on Brexit as relations with the United Kingdom re...
14:00, 2019-10-08

Brexit deal vote result LIVE: Theresa May says MPs must back Boris Johnson over EU agreement Theresa May has called for MPs to back Boris Johnson's new Brexit deal with the EU, saying that she feels a sense of "deja vu" over the debate....
14:32, 2019-10-19

Chaos as Boris Johnson accidentally brings Theresa May's Brexit deal back from the dead REUTERS/Leon Neal/Pool LONDON — There were chaotic scenes in the House of Commons on Wednesday evening after the government apparently accident...
22:36, 2019-09-04

Boris Johnson 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...
22:12, 2019-07-29

Boris Johnson rejects MPs' plea to recall Parliament to discuss no-deal Brexit Downing Street has rejected pleas for Parliament to be recalled to discuss the possibility of a no-deal Brexit....
17:24, 2019-08-19

David Cameron tells Boris Johnson: Give more ground to secure Brexit deal David Cameron has urged Boris Johnson to make more compromises in order to secure a Brexit deal....
01:48, 2019-10-08

EU accuses Boris Johnson of playing a 'stupid blame game' as the UK says a Brexit deal is now impossible Getty The European Council's president, Donald Tusk, has accused Boris Johnson of playing a "stupid blame game" on Brexit as relations with the Unite...
14:28, 2019-10-08

Brexit deal hopes surge as the EU welcomes 'promising' signs of compromise from Boris Johnson Noel Mullen via Reuters Boris Johnson and his Irish counterpart Leo Varadkar agree they can see the 'pathway to a deal' after a lengthy meeting. The ...
12:08, 2019-10-11

Boris Johnson's new year off to flying start as he talks up trade with Africa post-Brexit before meeting Prince Harry Boris Johnson got his new year off to a flying start as he attended the UK-Africa Investment Summit....
14:24, 2020-01-20

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

Trump says China-US trade deal could wait until after 2020 election Shares tumble after US president claims trade war hurting China more than USBusiness updates – liveDonald Trump has warned that a trade deal with Chi...
20:08, 2019-12-03

Boris Johnson wants to strike a new 'Trump deal' to replace the Iran nuclear agreement, which took 9 years to complete Reuters UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson reiterated his aim to stop Iran from acquiring a nuclear weapon, saying that if the current Iran nuclear deal...
12:28, 2020-01-14

Brexit: MPs to vote on Boris Johnson's deal in 'super Saturday' Commons session – live news All the day’s political news as future of Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal rests on support from ERG, ex-Tory rebels and Labour MPs‘Super Saturday’: your ...
10:08, 2019-10-19

Brexit: critical day for Boris Johnson as no-deal bill awaits royal assent – live news PM to meet Irish counterpart to discuss backstop before returning to London for another attempt to force October election. Follow the latest news and...
10:36, 2019-09-09

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson bins the backstop as government publishes plan for new deal with EU The government has published its new Brexit proposal to the EU in which the controversial Irish backstop has been removed....
16:56, 2019-10-02

Brexit vote result LIVE: MPs to decide on Boris Johnson's deal in Commons showdown Boris Johnson today faces a crunch vote on his Brexit deal as Parliament sits on a weekend for the first time in decades....
09:08, 2019-10-19

Brexit: MPs debate Boris Johnson's deal as People's Vote march sets off – live news MPs meet in ‘super Saturday’ Commons session as Speaker allows debate on Letwin amendment that would withhold support for new Brexit deal‘Super Satur...
14:04, 2019-10-19

The pound plummets after Boris Johnson's 'drastic' move that raises risk of Britain crashing out of the EU without a deal Reuters The pound sank on Tuesday after Prime Minister Boris Johnson moved to change the law on Brexit, making it illegal for Britain to continue neg...
11:00, 2019-12-17

Arlene Foster tells Boris Johnson to change his Brexit deal if he wants DUP's support in Parliament DUP leader Arlene Foster today told Boris Johnson to renegotiate his Brexit deal if he wants her party's support in Parliament....
17:40, 2019-10-26

Boris Johnson news as it happened: Prime Minister clashes with Europe on Brexit as he seeks new deal Boris Johnson clashed with Europe on Brexit as he set in motion plans to negotiate a new Brexit deal before the October 31 deadline....
02:36, 2019-07-27

Brexit deal news LIVE: Boris Johnson faces backlash over unsigned extension request to EU Boris Johnson is facing backlash from MPs after sending an unsigned letter to the EU asking for a delay to Brexit....
10:24, 2019-10-20

Brexit: Boris Johnson meets Merkel in Berlin as France says no deal now most likely outcome - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen 5.06pm BST According to Sky’s Sam Coates, who is in Berlin, there were a few peop...
18:12, 2019-08-21

Boris Johnson Brexit news LIVE: PM tells Macron they can still reach a deal before October 31 deadline Boris Johnson has told French President Emmanuel Macron that he believes the UK and Europe can still reach a deal on Brexit before October 31....
14:32, 2019-08-22

Tobias Ellwood: Tory minister axed from government by Boris Johnson after no-deal Brexit warning Tobias Ellwood has been axed from the Government by Prime Minister Boris Johnson in the wake of warning against a no-deal Brexit....
18:32, 2019-07-26

Iran's president says he does not know what Boris Johnson 'is thinking' after the UK prime minister called for a Trump nuclear deal Getty Iranian President Hassan Rouhani attacks Boris Johnson for backing a new nuclear deal negotiated by US President Donald Trump. The UK prime min...
11:04, 2020-01-15

Brexit: Boris Johnson at risk of Commons defeat as MPs debate move against no deal – live news Crucial vote expected after 9pm as rebel MPs seek to thwart no-deal BrexitPhillip Lee quits, leaving PM without a majorityJohnson: back me or face el...
21:28, 2019-09-03

Boris Johnson's opponents move to force a second Brexit referendum as hopes for passing a deal fade Getty The opposition Labour party signal they will back a second referendum on Boris Johnson's deal. Shadow Northern Ireland Secretary says that the ...
11:44, 2019-10-17

Brexit updates LIVE: Boris Johnson begins Commons struggle to push through his deal this week Boris Johnson faces an uphill battle in the Commons in his bid to push through his Brexit deal in three days....
08:04, 2019-10-22

Business leaders speak out against 'immensely unwelcome' new border checks in Boris Johnson's Brexit deal Charles McQuillan/Getty Images Business leaders express growing concern over the new Brexit deal. Boris Johnson's government has this week revealed d...
17:12, 2019-10-22

Speaker Bercow will 'fight with every bone in my body' to stop Boris Johnson from forcing through a no-deal Brexit Getty John Bercow says he will "fight with every bone in my body" to stop Boris Johnson ignoring Parliament on Brexit. The prime minister has refuse...
12:04, 2019-08-14

Boris Johnson's Brexit deal set for Commons return as he resumes push for EU departure by end of month Boris Johnson's Brexit deal is set to return to the Commons as the Government resumes its push to drive through the UK's departure from the EU by the...
03:16, 2020-01-07

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson set for first meeting with Jean-Claude Juncker in bid to seal new deal Boris Johnson is preparing to hold talks with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in his bid to seal a new Brexit deal....
23:16, 2019-09-15

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson renews push to get his deal through Parliament by January deadline Boris Johnson's Brexit deal returns to the Commons on Tuesday as the Government resumes its push to drive through Britain's departure from the EU by ...
08:52, 2020-01-07

PM seals EU deal - but DUP says no: Boris Johnson faces Super Saturday showdown with MPs to keep Brexit agreement alive PM leaves early for EU summit in Brussels after negotiators strike an 11th-hour deal Breakthrough overshadowed by bitter opposition from Mr Johnson's...
13:08, 2019-10-17

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

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: Court to decide whether PM can be forced to seek Article 50 extension Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to find out today whether he can be forced by the courts to request an Article 50 extension....
09:52, 2019-10-07

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: PM set to meet DUP for third time in three days as last-minute talks continue Boris Johnson is set to meet the DUP "in the next few hours" to discuss his Brexit proposals, Number 10 has said....
13:24, 2019-10-16

Boris Johnson's Brexit deal clears all stages in Parliament after receiving royal assent Boris Johnson's Brexit deal has cleared all stages in Parliament after it received royal assent....
15:56, 2020-01-23

Brexit LIVE: Boris Johnson faces civil war as dozens of MPs could back Labour to stop no-deal Boris Johnson is facing a civil war as dozens of his own MPs could this week back Labour's move to stop a no-deal Brexit....
11:32, 2019-09-02

Boris Johnson vows to 'turbo-charge' no deal Brexit prep in first Commons spat with Corbyn BORIS Johnson said he is ramping up no-deal Brexit plans in his first House of Commons clash with Jeremy Corbyn....
14:32, 2019-07-25

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

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

ASEAN summit: Asia trade bloc deal 'expected' in Feb 2020 Hopes of signing the world's largest free trade pact at a regional summit in Bangkok have been thrown into doubt after objections from India. China, ...
17:16, 2019-11-03

'No deadline': Trump says China trade deal may wait until after 2020 election President Trump said Tuesday that a trade deal with China might wait until after the 2020 elections, indicating the negotiations remain slow. Trump h...
14:12, 2019-12-03

The UK is preparing to ignore Trump's threats and strike a deal with Huawei as Boris Johnson is told to 'call their bluff' Reuters The UK is preparing to call Donald Trump's 'bluff' and strike a deal with Chinese telecoms company Huawei. The President has repeatedly threa...
11:04, 2020-01-17

Brexit: MPs debate Boris Johnson's deal as thousands join People's Vote march – live news MPs meet in ‘super Saturday’ Commons session as Speaker allows debate on Letwin amendment that would withhold support for new Brexit deal‘Super Satur...
14:48, 2019-10-19

Boris Johnson rejects Gove's claim government now assuming no deal Brexit most likely outcome - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Boris Johnson’s first visit to Scotland as prime ministerPM drops inve...
16:48, 2019-07-29

Jim Fitzpatrick: Labour MP tells Victoria Derbyshire he will vote for Boris Johnson's Brexit deal even though he has not read it A Labour MP has said he intends to vote for Boris Johnson's Brexit deal "in principle" even though he has not read it....
14:16, 2019-10-22

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson urged by more than 100 cross-party MPs to recall parliament over no-deal threat Boris Johnson has been urged by more than 100 MPs from across the Commons to immediately recall parliament from the summer recess, amid claims of a "...
09:40, 2019-08-18

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson locked into December election stand-off with Jeremy Corbyn over no deal Boris Johnson has become locked into a stand-off with Jeremy Corbyn over no-deal Brexit as he struggles to gain opposition support for a pre-Christma...
01:36, 2019-10-25

Boris Johnson's own official government figures shows his Brexit deal will make British people much poorer Getty Boris Johnson has agreed a deal with the European Union. The deal sets the United Kingdom up for a significantly more distant relationship with...
14:28, 2019-10-17

Boris Johnson in race against time to secure Brexit deal as Government insists one can be reached before crucial summit Boris Johnson is in a race against time to secure a Brexit deal before a crucial summit this week, with the Government rejecting claims an agreement ...
06:56, 2019-10-15

Brexit showdown between Boris Johnson and John Bercow looms as Government seeks to save its deal with Europe Boris Johnson is set for a showdown with Commons Speaker John Bercow as the Prime Minister pushes for a knife-edge Commons vote on his Brexit deal....
05:44, 2019-10-21

Iran nuclear deal: Boris Johnson signals major shift in UK's position as he calls for new agreement Boris Johnson has called for a new nuclear deal with Iran, signalling a major shift in the UK's position....
23:04, 2019-09-23

Brexit vote news LIVE: Boris Johnson deal updates as PM in race against time to win over MPs before Commons showdown Boris Johnson is facing a race against time to sell his last-minute deal to MPs before a crunch vote as he returns from Brussels in a "very confident...
10:24, 2019-10-18

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: Desperate talks continue as government faces fresh scrutiny Desperate Brexit talks are continuing today ahead of Thursday and Friday's vital EU summit....
10:48, 2019-10-16

Boris Johnson faces cross-party bid to block no-deal Brexit plans as he officially launches leadership bid Boris Johnson today faces a cross-party attempt to block his plans for a no-deal Brexit as he officially launches a campaign to become the next prime...
02:20, 2019-06-12

Boris Johnson news: LIVE updates as Prime Minister clashes with Europe on Brexit as he seeks new deal Boris Johnson has clashed with Europe on Brexit as he set in motion plans to negotiate a new Brexit deal before the October 31 deadline....
18:16, 2019-07-26

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson warns Britain will break out of EU like The Incredible Hulk if deal cannot be struck Boris Johnson has warned Britain will break out of the EU like The Incredible Hulk if a Brexit deal can't be struck by the October 31 deadline....
09:52, 2019-09-15

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson heads to Brussels for crunch EU summit as deal talks continue Boris Johnson is heading to Brussels for a crunch EU summit as he tries to get a Brexit deal breakthrough across the line....
08:24, 2019-10-17

Brexit news latest: Legal bid aimed at blocking Boris Johnson's deal rejected by judge A legal bid arguing Boris Johnson's Brexit deal is unlawful and attempting to stop it being voted on by MPs has been rejected by a judge at a Scottis...
19:52, 2019-10-18

Pound falls from five-month high after MPs vote to delay approval of Boris Johnson's Brexit deal The pound slipped from its five-month high as financial markets opened for the first time since MPs backed a move to delay approval of the Brexit dea...
09:24, 2019-10-21

Boris Johnson risks betraying EU referendum result by forcing through no-deal Brexit, Philip Hammond warns Boris Johnson risks betraying the EU referendum result if he forces through a no-deal Brexit by listening to "unelected" saboteurs, Philip Hammond ha...
01:36, 2019-08-14

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson warned EU will block any deal without Irish backstop by Macron ally Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been warned that there can be no Brexit deal without the Irish backstop by one of Emmanuel Macron's strongest allies...
20:28, 2019-07-28

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: Latest vote news as PM in race against time to win over MPs before Commons showdown Boris Johnson is facing a race against time to sell his last-minute deal to MPs before a crunch vote as he returns from Brussels in a "very confident...
12:20, 2019-10-18

Brexit deal news LIVE: Boris Johnson heads to Brussels for crunch EU summit as talks continue Boris Johnson is heading to Brussels for a crunch EU summit as he tries to get a Brexit deal breakthrough across the line....
10:32, 2019-10-17

Brexit: Boris Johnson urges MPs to ‘heal rift in British politics’ in vote on new deal – live news MPs meet in ‘super Saturday’ Commons session as Speaker allows debate on Letwin amendment that would withhold support for new Brexit deal‘Super Satur...
12:24, 2019-10-19

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: PM to request extension if no agreement passed by Saturday, Stephen Barclay says Stephen Barclay has confirmed Boris Johnson will send a letter seeking a Brexit extension if no deal is passed by Saturday....
11:52, 2019-10-16

Boris Johnson tells Tory MPs if Brexit delayed he would not fight election on no-deal platform - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen 3.53pm BST Here are some of the key quotes from the European parliament hearing.A...
17:08, 2019-10-09

Boris Johnson to be hit by dozens of new Tory rebels as sacked ministers join forces to stop a no-deal Brexit Getty Conservative MPs plotting to prevent a no-deal Brexit believe they will receive a major boost to their numbers when Boris Johnson becomes pri...
12:12, 2019-07-06

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

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: Court dismisses move to force PM to seek Article 50 extension A Scottish judge has today dismissed a move to force Boris Johnson to ask for a Brexit delay....
15:04, 2019-10-07

Boris Johnson's Brexit deal returns to Commons after Government defeated five times by defiant peers Boris Johnson's Brexit deal will today return to the Commons as MPs consider amendments after the Government suffered five defeats in the Lords....
04:00, 2020-01-22

Brexit news latest: Jeremy Corbyn warns Boris Johnson he is not above law after PM refuses to seek no-deal delay Jeremy Corbyn has warned Boris Johnson that he is not above the law after the Prime Minister suggested he could ignore the opposition's bid to block ...
14:20, 2019-09-07

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson to hold crunch talks with Leo Varadkar in last ditch bid to avoid no deal Boris Johnson will hold crunch talks with Leo Varadkar later this week in a last ditch attempt to avoid a no-deal Brexit....
20:40, 2019-10-08

Brexit: Boost for Boris Johnson as hardline leave rebel signals he now wants to back PM's deal – live news The day’s political developments as they happen, including the Queen’s speech, and Johnson and Corbyn speaking in the subsequent debateQueen’s speech...
18:16, 2019-10-14

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson will challenge law blocking no-deal in court, reveals Dominic Raab Boris Johnson will go to court to challenge the law passed to block a no-deal Brexit and force the Prime Minister to seek a delay from the EU, the fo...
12:20, 2019-09-08

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson in warning shot to rebel Tories as MPs vow to block no-deal with legislation Boris Johnson has launched a war of words against would-be Tory Brexit rebels, warning they face a "fundamental choice" to side with him or Jeremy Co...
11:36, 2019-09-01

Boris Johnson suffers major defeat after MPs vote to delay Brexit until 2020 Reuters Members of Parliament have voted for a new law to force Boris Johnson to delay Brexit and stop a no-deal exit from the EU. The legislation i...
22:04, 2019-09-04

Browns trade Duke Johnson to the Texans for a conditional 2020 fourth-round pick After a months-long campaign to be dealt out of Cleveland, Johnson is headed to the AFC South...
18:40, 2019-08-08

ASEAN summit: Asia trade bloc deal 'expected' in February 2020 Plans to sign the world's largest free trade pact at a regional summit in Bangkok have been thrown into doubt after objections from India. China, hur...
06:56, 2019-11-04

Brexit news latest: Downing Street says talks with EU ongoing amid reports Boris Johnson is closing in on deal Downing Street has said Brexit negotiations remain ongoing amid reports suggesting Boris Johnson is closing in on a deal after giving significant gro...
20:28, 2019-10-15

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: PM faces another court battle as he prepares to meet European Parliament president Boris Johnson is facing another Brexit court battle today as he prepares to welcome the president of the European Parliament to Downing Street....
09:36, 2019-10-08

Brexit: Boris Johnson to 'speak to country' after Lords pledge to pass bill blocking no deal – politics live 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 ...
09:24, 2019-09-05

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson's deal hangs by thread as EU set to flesh out objections to fresh proposals Boris Johnson's Brexit plans have been left hanging by a thread after key figures in Brussels said the reaction to his fresh proposals has been "not ...
04:52, 2019-10-03

Brexit latest: Boris Johnson in race against time to secure deal as Government insists one can be reached before crucial summit Boris Johnson is in a race against time to secure a Brexit deal before a crucial summit this week, with the Government rejecting claims an agreement ...
10:12, 2019-10-15

Brexit: Boris Johnson calls for a general election after MPs pass bill aimed to prevent no deal – 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...
22:12, 2019-09-04

Brexit latest: Boris Johnson faces prorogation backlash as rebels prepare for fresh push to block no-deal Boris Johnson faces a revolt over his move to suspend Parliament, with a cross-party group of MPs expected to launch a bid to block a no-deal Brexit ...
01:16, 2019-08-29

Boris Johnson general election bid LIVE: PM quizzed in Commons after meeting Jeremy Corbyn to discuss Brexit deal Boris Johnson is being quizzed during PMQs today after suffering a defeat in the House of Commons last night over the timetable of his Brexit bill....
13:45, 2019-10-23

Brexit deal vote news LIVE: MPs begin Commons debate on Boris Johnson's Withdrawal Agreement Boris Johnson is persuading MPs to back his Withdrawal Agreement Bill John Bercow has not selected any amendments tabled to the bill's second reading...
15:16, 2019-10-22

Brexit latest: Boris Johnson faces showdown as rebels bid to block no-deal… with snap general election expected if they win Boris Johnson faces a showdown in the Commons which could lead to a snap general election if rebel MPs seize control of parliamentary proceedings....
04:28, 2019-09-03

Brexit news latest: Jeremy Corbyn tells Boris Johnson he will back general election bid when no-deal is off table Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has said he will only back Boris Johnson's bid for a general election in December when no-deal Brexit is taken off the ta...
21:32, 2019-10-24

Brexit deal: Boris Johnson launches frantic sales pitch ahead of Commons vote – live news Prime minister has said he is ‘very confident’ deal will be approved in historic Commons vote on Saturday Full story: Johnson plays numbers game afte...
09:32, 2019-10-18

Philip Hammond rallies No Deal Brexit rebels and vows: we'll find means to block Boris Johnson Philip Hammond clashed bitterly with 10 Downing Street today as the former chancellor rallied rebel Tory heavyweights for a September showdown in Par...
15:04, 2019-08-14

Davos 2020: Donald Trump on Greta Thunberg and Boris Johnson - live updates Rolling coverage from the World Economic Forum in Davos, where Donald Trump is giving a press conferenceLatest: Trump defends himself over climate at...
13:44, 2020-01-22

London property 2020: buyers return to the market after Boris Johnson's election win Home buyer confidence in the market is on the up after the election despite Brexit, say developers....
07:28, 2020-01-15

UK general election news LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn kicks off election campaign as he and Boris Johnson trade blows Jeremy Corbyn is launching his election campaign with his first major speech in the run up to December 12....
12:48, 2019-10-31

Even after Trump's trade deal, China tariffs will cost the American economy $316 billion by the end of 2020 Joshua Lott/Getty Images With the vast majority of punitive tariffs still in place and uncertainty about what might happen next, the dispute is likel...
21:16, 2019-12-19

Davos 2020: Donald Trump hails US recovery and UK trade deal hopes – day one live Rolling coverage of the first day of the World Economic Forum, including Donald Trump’s special address and Greta Thunberg’s panel sessionLatest: You...
12:52, 2020-01-21

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson's plans on knife-edge as hopes of deal before crucial summit fade Boris Johnson's Brexit plans have been left on a knife-edge as hopes of securing a deal ahead of a crucial summit starting today began to fade....
03:00, 2019-10-17

Brexit latest: Boris Johnson in last-ditch battle to keep deal alive as deadline looms amid warnings talks could collapse Boris Johnson is fighting to keep his Brexit plans alive as the deadline looms and Downing Street suggested the plug could be pulled on talks within ...
01:00, 2019-10-09

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

General election: Farage tells Boris Johnson to 'drop the deal' or face Brexit party challenge - live news Rolling coverage of all the latest developments from the 2019 general election campaign, including the Brexit party launchTrump says Johnson’s Brexit...
17:24, 2019-11-01

Brexit news latest: Pound falls from five-month high after MPs vote to delay approval of Boris Johnson's deal The pound slipped from its five-month high as financial markets opened for the first time since MPs backed a move to delay approval of the Brexit dea...
09:04, 2019-10-21

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

Boris Johnson warns US vice president Mike Pence that NHS is 'not on table' in post-Brexit trade talks Prime Minister Boris Johnson has warned the Trump administration that the NHS is "not on the table" during any post-Brexit trade deal talks with the ...
19:56, 2019-09-05

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: Latest vote news as PM holds Cabinet meeting ahead of Saturday Commons showdown Boris Johnson is facing a race against time to sell his last-minute deal to MPs before a crunch vote after returning from Brussels in a "very confide...
18:40, 2019-10-18

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: Latest vote news as PM calls 4pm Cabinet meeting ahead of Saturday Commons showdown Boris Johnson is facing a race against time to sell his last-minute deal to MPs before a crunch vote after returning from Brussels in a "very confide...
12:56, 2019-10-18

Brexit vote result LIVE: Boris Johnson calls on MPs to back deal as he addresses Commons ahead of Super Saturday showdown Boris Johnson has called on MPs to back his deal saying he hopes an historic sitting of the House of Commons will be "the moment" to "finally resolve...
11:28, 2019-10-19

Brexit deal: Boris Johnson launches frantic sales pitch ahead of knife-edge vote on Saturday – live news Prime minister has said he is ‘very confident’ deal will be approved in historic Commons vote on Saturday Full story: Johnson plays numbers game afte...
10:16, 2019-10-18

Brexit latest: Boris Johnson faces showdown as rebels' bid to block no-deal... with October 14 snap general election expected if they win Boris Johnson faces a showdown in the Commons which could lead to a snap general election on October 14 if rebel MPs seize control of parliamentary p...
07:12, 2019-09-03

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson in last-ditch fight to keep deal alive as deadline looms amid warnings EU talks could collapse Boris Johnson is fighting to keep his Brexit plans alive as the deadline looms and Downing Street suggested the plug could be pulled on talks within ...
17:52, 2019-10-09

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

Boris Johnson vows to get the UK 'match fit' for a no-deal Brexit so it can leave EU on October 31 Boris Johnson has pledged to get the UK "match fit for no deal" to ensure it can leave the European Union on October 31 "come what may"....
09:36, 2019-07-08

Brexit news latest: Tory rebels hit out at Boris Johnson over no-deal Brexit ahead of possible key vote Tory rebels have hit out at Boris Johnson ahead of a possible Commons showdown this week over no-deal Brexit....
12:52, 2019-09-02

Boris Johnson ramps up no-deal Brexit threat as he promises 'new golden age' for Britain outside the EU Money 'no object' in plan for crashing out No summer break as new PM hits ground running But PM already faces clash with Tory rebels...
15:20, 2019-07-25

Donald Tusk taunts 'Mr no-deal' Boris Johnson in latest Brexit warning European Council president Donald Tusk has taunted Boris Johnson by reaffirming he will not co-operate on a no-deal Brexit and saying he hopes the Pr...
13:32, 2019-08-24

Boris Johnson calls for 'rancour and division' to be left behind now Brexit deal has been approved Boris Johnson has called for "rancour and division" to be left behind Brexit deal has completed its passage through Parliament and is set to become l...
00:28, 2020-01-23

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson says 'absolutely zero' chance of UK leaving EU without deal Boris Johnson has insisted that the chances of Britain breaking away from the EU at the end of 2020 without a trade deal in place are "absolutely zer...
17:36, 2019-11-19

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross supports delaying a trade deal until after the 2020 election, saying it eliminates an advantage for China Joe Raedle/Getty Images Pushing a US-China trade deal past the 2020 presidential election takes away some of China's leverage, Commerce Secretary Wil...
17:48, 2019-12-03

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

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: PM unveils bold 'new age' vision as MPs return to Commons Boris Johnson has said the Government aims to create a "new age of opportunity" as MPs returned to the Commons after The Queen opened a new Parliamen...
18:44, 2019-10-14

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: PM acknowledges 'outstanding issues' ahead of EU summit Boris Johnson has acknowledged that "outstanding issues" to get a Brexit deal remain on the final day before the crucial EU summit, but said there wa...
19:56, 2019-10-16

Brexit latest: Boris Johnson 'within reach of deal' as last-ditch talks stretch into the night Boris Johnson has been closing in on a possible Brexit deal as negotiators worked into the night in a bid to secure an agreement before tomorrow's su...
03:56, 2019-10-16

Business leader Sir John Hegarty attacks Boris Johnson over 'disastrous' no deal plans Boris Johnson was today singled out for criticism by a business chief who accused Conservative leadership candidates of "destroying" their party's im...
13:28, 2019-05-31

Brexit news latest: Angela Merkel tells Boris Johnson that deal is 'overwhelmingly unlikely' Angela Merkel has told Boris Johnson that a Brexit deal is "overwhelmingly unlikely" unless Northern Ireland stays in the Customs Union, according to...
11:41, 2019-10-08

Brexit deal vote news LIVE: Boris Johnson set for Commons run-in with John Bercow over meaningful vote Clashes in the Commons look set to continue today as Boris Johnson attempts to plough on with his Brexit plans....
09:24, 2019-10-21

Boris Johnson has blown Brexit deal in Commons with 'dangerous' language, Labour MPs warn Boris Johnson was today warned by Labour MPs that he had damaged his chances of getting a new Brexit deal through the Commons with his "crass and dan...
17:04, 2019-09-26

'We would all suffer under No Deal Brexit,' says Europe after Boris Johnson wins Tory leadership race A European official described Boris Johnson's No Deal Brexit strategy as a "tragedy" for both the EU and Britain as Mr Johnson swept to victory in th...
14:20, 2019-07-23

Boris Johnson lashes out at Jeremy Corbyn's 'dither and delay' over Brexit as leaders trade barbs in TV debate Boris Johnson has lashed out at Jeremy Corbyn's "dither and delay" over Brexit as the two leaders clashed in a head-to-head TV debate....
22:48, 2019-11-19

Boris Johnson lashes out at Jeremy Corbyn's 'dither and delay' over Brexit as leaders trade barbs in ITV debate Boris Johnson has lashed out at Jeremy Corbyn's "dither and delay" over Brexit as the two leaders clashed in a head-to-head TV debate....
01:16, 2019-11-20

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson insists government is making 'progress' with EU in talks on a new deal The Prime Minister has insisted progress is being made in Brexit talks with the EU - despite leaders from the bloc suggesting otherwise....
19:56, 2019-09-19

Brexit: MPs vote on amendment to Boris Johnson's deal as thousands join People's Vote march – live news MPs in ‘super Saturday’ Commons session vote on Letwin amendment that would withhold support for new Brexit deal‘Super Saturday’: your guide to the d...
15:48, 2019-10-19

Brexit deal news LIVE: Boris Johnson insists government will offer 'very good' new plan to EU Boris Johnson has insisted the government will be presenting a brand new Brexit proposal to the EU, as opposed to reported plans that were roundly re...
10:56, 2019-10-01

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

Boris Johnson tells Jean-Claude Juncker there is 'no prospect' of a Brexit deal unless the backstop is abolished Boris Johnson has told European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker there is "no prospect" of a Brexit deal unless the contentious backstop is s...
21:04, 2019-08-27

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson says securing a deal is 'touch and go' as PM meets Donald Tusk at G7 The prospect of a Brexit deal is "touch and go" but failure to reach an agreement would be the fault of the EU, Boris Johnson said today....
15:16, 2019-08-25

Boris Johnson insists 'big moves' made towards Brexit deal as he prepares to present plans to Brussels Boris Johnson has insisted "big moves" aimed at securing a Brexit deal have been made and said plans will be presented to Brussels by the end of this...
23:44, 2019-09-30

Brexit vote: Boris Johnson suffers Commons defeat as MPs vote to take control of parliamentary business in bid to block no-deal Boris Johnson has suffered a Brexit defeat in the Commons as MPs voted to take control of the Commons agenda in a bid to block no-deal....
23:20, 2019-09-03

Boris Johnson 'regrets' loss of 21 Tory rebels who voted to block no-deal Brexit and hints he could welcome some back PM praised Winston Churchill's grandson Sir Nicholas Soames as 'a great man' Also hinted he could compromise over giving DUP 'veto' over future of Ul...
13:56, 2019-10-08

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson and Leo Varadkar can 'see pathway' to deal after last-ditch talks to break deadlock Boris Johnson and Leo Varadkar have said they can "see a pathway" to a possible Brexit deal after last-ditch talks to break the deadlock before the H...
17:16, 2019-10-10

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson battles to save deal as Emmanuel Macron says EU could decide on it 'within days' Opposition leaders also due to meet on Monday Scotland's Court of Session may rule on whether PM can be forced to send letter requesting extension...
05:52, 2019-10-07

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

Brexit news latest: Angela Merkel gives Boris Johnson 30 days to find 'solution' to backstop row and prevent no-deal Angela Merkel has given Boris Johnson 30 days to solve the Brexit backstop row but insisted Germany is ready for a no-deal split....
19:56, 2019-08-21

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson insists deal 'busts' UK out of NI backstop in rallying cry before crunch Commons vote Boris Johnson has said that his Brexit deal "busts" the UK out of the Northern Ireland backstop agreed by Theresa May....
19:52, 2019-10-18

Brexit deal news LIVE: Boris Johnson 'pauses' Withdrawal Agreement Bill after major Commons defeat Boris Johnson has been forced to put his plans to leave the EU on October 31 on ice after suffering another humiliating Commons defeat....
21:12, 2019-10-22

General Election 2019 LIVE: Boris Johnson vows to take Brexit deal back to MPs 'before you cook your Christmas turkey' Boris Johnson says his Brexit deal could be brought back to Parliament "before you cook your Christmas turkey"....
16:28, 2019-12-05

Brexit LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn leads no-deal opposition summit as Boris Johnson sends 'sherpa' to Brussels Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn will today head cross-party talks as opposition leaders plot to halt a no-deal Brexit....
13:28, 2019-08-27

Brexit deal vote result LIVE: Boris Johnson will request extension for deadline but warns MPs 'delay is not a solution' Boris Johnson has told the European Union that a request for an extension to the Brexit deadline of October 31 will be sent on Saturday....
22:04, 2019-10-19

Mets still confident in Zack Wheeler’s trade value as return nears SAN FRANCISCO — Zack Wheeler may throw a full bullpen session as early as Sunday, possibly the final step before he is considered for activation from...
06:48, 2019-07-21

Brexit news LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn leads no-deal opposition summit as Boris Johnson sends 'sherpa' to Brussels Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn will today head cross-party talks as opposition leaders plot to halt a no-deal Brexit....
10:33, 2019-08-27

Brexit deal vote result LIVE: MPs vote in favour of Sir Oliver Letwin's motion to force Boris Johnson to seek delay MPs have voted in favour of Sir Oliver Letwin's amendment which seeks to prevent no-deal Brexit....
16:32, 2019-10-19

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson faces new pressure to recall Parliament after no-deal assessment reveals 'severe risks' Labour had warned it is "more important than ever" that Parliament be recalled after its no-deal Brexit assessment confirmed there are "severe risks"...
09:36, 2019-09-12

Brexit news latest: Talks on verge of collapse as Angela Merkel tells Boris Johnson that breakthrough deal is 'overwhelmingly unlikely' PM tells Standard it's pedal to the metal for no deal as Germany delivers blow Follow live politics updates HERE...
13:56, 2019-10-08

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson believes 'passionately' new deal can be reached as he heads to meeting with Jean-Claude Juncker Boris Johnson will travel to Luxembourg this morning for his first face-to-face meeting with European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker since ...
09:04, 2019-09-16

EU Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson believes 'passionately' new deal can be reached as he heads to Jean-Claude Juncker meeting Boris Johnson will travel to Luxembourg this morning for his first face-to-face meeting with European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker since ...
10:36, 2019-09-16

Brexit vote: Boris Johnson moves to trigger snap general election after losing crunch Commons vote to rebels aiming to block no-deal Boris Johnson has said he will move to trigger a snap general election after suffering a crushing Commons defeat as 21 senior Tory MPs rebelled to st...
01:44, 2019-09-04

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: Stephen Barclay meets with EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier after 'positive' UK-Ireland talks Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay is holding key talks with the EU's chief negotiator Michel Barnier today as the chance of a breakthrough on securing...
10:32, 2019-10-11

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

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: Stephen Barclay to meet with EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier after 'positive' UK-Ireland talks Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay is holding key talks with the EU's chief negotiator Michel Barnier today as the chance of a breakthrough on securing...
10:00, 2019-10-11

Boris Johnson's Parliament shutdown 'infected by desire to thwart no deal opponents' Prime Minister Boris Johnson's decision to suspend Parliament ahead of the Brexit deadline was "fatally infected" by a desire to frustrate opponents ...
13:44, 2019-09-05

Boris Johnson's Brexit deal 'will leave UK £70bn worse off a year than remaining in EU' Boris Johnson's Brexit deal will leave the UK £70 billion worse off a year than if it remained in the EU, a leading economic think tank has warned in...
09:44, 2019-10-30

EU chiefs blast Boris Johnson's stance on Brexit as 'unacceptable' and tell him there will be no new deal Boris Johnson hit early hurdles on his first full day as PM after EU chiefs blasted his stance on Brexit....
19:12, 2019-07-25

'A choice that will reverberate for generations': What the papers say as MPs face vote on Boris Johnson's Brexit deal With a rare Saturday sitting of Parliament, Boris Johnson today faces a crunch vote in the Commons on his Brexit deal....
11:28, 2019-10-19

Brexit news latest: Guy Verhofstadt 'absolutely not positive' about Boris Johnson's proposal for new deal with the EU The Brexit coordinator for the European Parliament has said he is "absolutely not positive" about Boris Johnson's new proposal for a deal with the EU...
22:48, 2019-10-02

Boris Johnson and EU both say Brexit deal is a way off... as PM set to outline plans to 'get country moving again' in Queen's Speech Boris Johnson and the EU have both said a Brexit deal will take "a lot of work" to achieve by October 31....
22:52, 2019-10-13