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Irish prime minister calls national election for 8 February

Leo Varadkar’s Fine Gael closely matched with fellow centre-right Fianna Fáil in pollsThe Irish prime minister, Leo Varadkar, has said he will ask th...

Irish prime minister calls national election for 8 February

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Thai junta chief proclaimed second-time prime minister BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand’s junta leader has been officially proclaimed prime minister after the king endorsed Parliament’s vote to allow h...
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Trump says Boris Johnson would fix Brexit as Britain’s prime minister President Trump on Friday lavished praise on Boris Johnson, the leading contender to replace Theresa May as Britain’s prime minister. “I like him. I ...
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14:00, 2019-07-21

Ukraine's President Zelenskiy rejects prime minister's resignation The prime minister's offer to resign came after leaked audio appeared to show him criticize President Zelenskiy, a former comedian, for his lack of k...
20:12, 2020-01-17

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French prime minister vows to continue reforming economy PARIS (AP) — France’s prime minister says the government of President Emmanuel Macron plans to keep reforming the economy and will look at unem...
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15:40, 2019-07-28

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Ukraine prime minister offers resignation after leaked recording Audio leaked of PM reportedly criticising president’s understanding of the economyUkraine’s prime minister has offered his resignation after audio wa...
10:36, 2020-01-17

Greece's new Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis vows growth Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis has said Greece will ease taxes on its citizens while upholding austerity targets set by foreign lenders. The new ...
04:24, 2019-07-21

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

A prime minister in campaigning mode: hi-vis Johnson heads north Plans for an early vote are strongly denied but yesterday’s visit to Manchester was eerily reminiscent of May’s 2017 election launchThere was a sense...
21:36, 2019-07-27

UK Conservatives face ballot glitch in vote for new prime minister LONDON — Members of Britain’s Conservative Party have started receiving their postal ballots in the contest to become the country’s next ...
12:56, 2019-07-06

Denmark's youngest prime minister leads new leftist government Mette Frederiksen’s Social Democratic party forms minority governmentDenmark has became the third Nordic country this year to form a leftist governme...
02:28, 2019-06-26

Greek prime minister promises bailout relief before polls ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece’s left-wing prime minister has promised crisis-weary voters a series of tax-relief measures before upcoming electi...
19:56, 2019-05-07

When will the new UK Prime Minister be announced? Tory leadership timetable in full A new prime minister will enter Number 10 on Tuesday as the contest to succeed the outgoing Theresa May draws to a close....
11:12, 2019-07-23

Guinea-Bissau president names new prime minister 'in name of peace' Aristides Gomes has been named as Guinea-Bissau's new prime minister, ending a long political deadlock. President Jose Mario Vaz had refused to name ...
20:36, 2019-06-22

Violent coup attempt foiled in Ethiopia, prime minister says ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopia’s government foiled a coup attempt in a region north of the capital, Addis Ababa, and the country’s mili...
15:40, 2019-06-23

Australian Prime Minister jeered by angry bushfire victims Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison faced enraged hecklers and an angry firefighter in a town ravaged by bushfires, piling pressure on the leade...
02:40, 2020-01-03

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

Parliament is telling its next prime minister to boost defense spending The House of Commons Defense Committee on Wednesday wrote to the men vying to be Britain's next prime minister, Jeremy Hunt and Boris Johnson....
22:16, 2019-06-26

James Marape sworn in as Papua New Guinea’s prime minister PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea (AP) — Former Papua New Guinea Finance Minister James Marape has been sworn in as the country’s new prime minist...
12:16, 2019-05-30

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

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

The next prime minister Boris Johnson’s climate change record Boris Johnson will be the next prime minister of the UK after winning the Conservative party leadership campaign. Theresa May is expected to resign t...
15:08, 2019-07-23

Russian government, Prime Minister Medvedev resign: reports Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has handed in his resignation to President Vladimir Putin, Russian news agencies reported. The announcement ca...
15:16, 2020-01-15

Lebanon postpones talks to name new prime minister after violent weekend The clashes were the most violent since daily anti-government demonstrations erupted in Lebanon in mid-October. The protests have plunged Lebanon int...
14:04, 2019-12-16

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

Next Prime Minister odds: Theresa May vows to quit - but who could replace her? The Prime Minister today said she will step down from her post before the next phase of Brexit talks....
16:00, 2019-05-16

Boris Johnson news LIVE: Prime Minister to welcome new generation of MPs Boris Johnson will welcome his new cohort of Conservative MPs to Westminster today, as they prepare to take their seats in Parliament – many for the ...
15:00, 2019-12-16

Ireland’s prime minister welcomes protests during Trump visit Ireland’s prime minister said President Trump will be welcomed to his country during his visit next month – but that protest is not only allowe...
16:08, 2019-05-17

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

North Macedonia prime minister hints at early elections SKOPJE, North Macedonia (AP) — North Macedonia’s prime minister says he could call early elections if his country fails to get a date for the s...
18:08, 2019-06-06

Why Australians Are Tweeting About the Prime Minister Shitting His Pants at McDonald's If you follow any Australians on Twitter, you might have seen some really strange references on the social media platform lately—references that don’...
20:36, 2019-05-17

Who killed the prime minister? The unsolved murder that still haunts Sweden Three decades ago, Olof Palme was assassinated on Stockholm’s busiest street. The killer has never been found. Could the discovery of new evidence fi...
13:24, 2019-05-16

Bob Hawke: Long-serving Australian prime minister dies at 89 Just days before a federal election in Australia, the country's longest-serving Labor prime minister has died. Bob Hawke served from 1983 to 1991, an...
13:12, 2019-05-16

Russia: Putin announces new Cabinet after prime minister resigns Russian President Vladimir Putin has announced his new Cabinet less than a week after his prime minister resigned following constitutional reforms. C...
01:08, 2020-01-22

Papua New Guinea's prime minister, Peter O’Neill, resigns Parliament in turmoil as O’Neill speaks of a ‘need for change’ after series of high-profile defectionsPeter O’Neill, the prime minister of Papua New ...
07:24, 2019-05-26

EU dismisses Czech prime minister's criticism of subsidy audit Andrej Babis had told Czech lawmakers that an EU audit on subsidies to his private business was an attack on the Czech Republic. More than 100,000 pe...
16:36, 2019-06-05

Ukraine parliament appoints 35-year-old lawyer as new Prime Minister Ukraine's new parliament meets for the first time, appointing Oleksiy Honcharuk as PM. The former activist and lawyer, who has only three months' gov...
19:52, 2019-08-29

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

Theresa May STAYING ON as Prime Minister after crunch Tory meeting THERESA May will stay on as Tory leader and Prime Minister after a crunch meeting of the party's backbenchers....
12:50, 2019-05-01

Iraq prime minister Adel Abdul Mahdi says he will resign Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi said Friday he would submit his resignation to parliament just hours after the country's top Shiite cleric put ...
15:24, 2019-11-29

Australian prime minister rejects candidate’s Islam posts CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s prime minister says his Liberal Party rejects the anti-Muslim views of an election candidate who has bec...
10:00, 2019-05-03

Finland: Sanna Marin to become world's youngest prime minister Sanna Marin, whose party is the largest in a five-member governing coalition, is set to be the country's third female leader. Marin narrowly defeated...
11:52, 2019-12-09

COMMENTARY: Canada’s next prime minister faces some seriously tough challenges Looking at what is facing Canada in the next few years, the next prime minister is going to have a tough job, says Mike Colledge of Ipsos....
16:48, 2019-10-19

Italy’s prime minister resigns as government nears collapse Italy’s prime minister said he would resign on Tuesday and launched a blistering attack on his own interior minister, accusing him of sinking the rul...
20:24, 2019-08-20

Andrew Scheer: Family man, career politician, prime minister? Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer is waiting to find out if he will be Canada's next prime minister, but what could his mandate mean for his home pro...
11:52, 2019-10-21

Former British Prime Minister David Cameron apologizes for Brexit David Cameron says he’s sorry for Brexit. In a new interview, the former British Prime Minister said he regretted his role in leading his count...
18:12, 2019-09-14

Russian parliament approves Mikhail Mishustin as new prime minister The little-known head of Russia's tax service will take over after the government's shock resignation. The overhaul fueled speculation about Presiden...
14:00, 2020-01-16

Keira Knightley: Doing something morally wrong could make you Prime Minister Keira Knightley has joked that doing something morally wrong might lead to becoming Prime Minister....
22:56, 2019-10-17

Turkish ex-Prime Minister Davutoglu leaves Erdogan's party Turkish former-Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has resigned from the ruling AKP party, saying he will start a "new political movement." He had already...
13:24, 2019-09-13

Former Canadian prime minister roots for Dorian to hit Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Former Canadian Prime Minister Kim Campbell said she is hoping for a bull’s-eye hit by Hurricane Dorian on Mar-a-Lago, President Trump’s prized Flori...
13:36, 2019-08-30

Denmark’s New Prime Minister Vows to Tackle Climate Change Mette Frederiksen, leader of the center-left Social Democrats, will head a minority government that pledged a 70 percent cut in carbon emissions by 2...
18:36, 2019-06-26

Trump welcomes prime minister of Slovakia to White House WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is meeting Friday with the prime minister of Slovakia. Peter Pellegrini is the latest central European leade...
21:16, 2019-05-03

Who is Sanna Marin? Meet Finland's Prime Minister Sanna Marin has become Finland's youngest ever prime minister at the age of 34, making her the youngest current prime minister in the world....
12:44, 2019-12-18

Boris Johnson triumphantly says 'dude, let's do Brexit' as he becomes Prime Minister BORIS Johnson has been announced as the new Prime Minister after winning the Tory leadership content....
17:32, 2019-07-23

Apple CEO Tim Cook met with Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong Lee Hsien Loong said they had a "lively exchange on how the tech scene has changed since" they first met nearly four years ago....
01:04, 2019-12-12

UK prime minister run narrows down to Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt The winner of the runoff, due to be announced the week of July 22, will become Conservative leader and prime minister....
20:44, 2019-06-20

Ukraine's Oleksiy Honcharuk: From political outsider to prime minister At the age of 35, Oleksiy Honcharuk is the youngest prime minister in the history of Ukraine. Like the country's new president, he is a political new...
00:24, 2019-08-30

Czechs demand prime minister's resignation in massive protest Protesters at the rally in Prague urged Prime Minister Babis to resign amid allegations that he illegally profited from EU funds. It was one of the l...
22:08, 2019-06-04

Noseda, in his prime, lifting National Symphony Orchestra Entering his prime at age 55, conductor Gianandrea Noseda is lifting the reputation of the Washington’s National Symphony Orchestra, where he is in h...
21:40, 2019-11-15

‘Thank you’ say British prime minister, French president to D-Day veterans 75 years after the invasion VER-SUR-MER, France (AP) — ‘Thank you’ say British prime minister, French president to D-Day veterans 75 years after the invasion....
09:20, 2019-06-06

Australian Prime Minister Morrison defends bushfire crisis response Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison found himself on Sunday again defending his actions in response to the country's unprecedented bushfires cri...
06:40, 2020-01-05

BREAKING: Theresa May to resign as Prime Minister and set out departure date in two weeks THERESA May is set to resign as Prime Minister and announce her timetable for departing Downing Street in two weeks' time....
16:40, 2019-05-16

BREAKING: Boris Johnson says he WILL stand to succeed Theresa May as Prime Minister BORIS Johnson has said he will "go for it" and stand to succeed Theresa May as Prime Minister....
15:28, 2019-05-16

Boris Johnson officially Britain’s prime minister, succeeding Theresa May After Johnson gives a speech outside 10 Downing St., giving Britons a glimpse at his priorities and policy plans, then the real battle starts....
18:04, 2019-07-24

Home Secretary Sajid Javid joins race for UK prime minister LONDON (AP) — British Home Secretary Sajid Javid is joining the race to succeed British Prime Minister Theresa May. Javid said in a video posted Mond...
17:08, 2019-05-27

The next prime minister will be Boris Johnson. What now? Our panel responds | Martha Gill and others As the new Conservative leader prepares to enter Downing Street, his plans for Brexit will meet reality head-on Continue reading......
15:32, 2019-07-23

Sweden sends princess, prime minister to 2026 Olympic vote STOCKHOLM (AP) — Sweden is sending its heir to the throne and head of government to Switzerland to support its bid in the 2026 Winter Olympics host v...
15:56, 2019-06-20

U.K. prime minister candidate Michael Gove admits to past cocaine use Gove is the latest candidate in the race to replace Prime Minister Theresa May to acknowledge using banned substances....
18:40, 2019-06-08

MEPs to visit Kashmir after meeting with Indian Prime Minister Modi Twenty-seven members from 11 EU countries are expected to travel to the disputed Himalayan region after talks with Modi. They will be the first forei...
20:08, 2019-10-28

Watch Boris Johnson's speech as new Prime Minister of UK in full Boris Johnson made his first speech as Prime Minister today in which he promised to break the Brexit impasse and deliver firm action....
19:24, 2019-07-24

Australian prime minister says removing hazards as important as reducing emissions Prime Minister Scott Morrison said removing flammable vegetation is as important as reducing emissions if Australia is to prevent future bushfires, c...
23:40, 2020-01-21

Iraqi demonstrators continue fiery protests following prime minister’s resignation Iraqi protesters created a chaotic scene Saturday, following weeks of unrest over calls for government reform. A charred Iraqi police vehicle lit up ...
16:00, 2019-11-30

Chretien says Trudeau is ‘prime minister for all Canadians’ in face of western alienation Chretien said that western alienation is a "problem that existed for a long time," but noted that they have "survived" in the past when faced with it...
00:32, 2019-11-22

New Zealand girl sends $5 to prime minister hoping to train dragons An unburnt New Zealand girl named Victoria hopes to be the queen of dragons and protector of her realm. The 11-year-old sent a letter to Prime Minist...
01:00, 2019-05-15

Trudeau jumps ahead of Scheer as voters’ choice for best prime minister Trudeau and the Green Party's Elizabeth May statistically tied on who voters think will act on climate change....
11:44, 2019-09-18

Trump jokingly told Jewish donors that he could one day be Israel’s prime minister REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst President Donald Trump spoke at an Orthodox Jewish fundraising event in Manhattan this week and joked that he could become pri...
18:36, 2019-11-14

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison takes an egg to the head, but it only grazes him Scott Morrison was egged just under two months after an egg was cracked on the head of Sen. Fraser Anning....
04:40, 2019-05-07

For the Record by David Cameron review – the prime minister who fell short David Cameron refuses to own up to his cowardice in calling the EU referendum in this long and defensive memoirNeville Chamberlain died in November 1...
08:32, 2019-09-22

UK prime minister candidate Boris Johnson wants immigrants to learn English Boris Johnson reportedly would require immigrants in Britain to learn English. Johnson, who is leading in the race to succeed Theresa May as UK prime...
06:12, 2019-07-07

Trump praises Indian prime minister at ‘Howdy, Modi!’ rally ​President Trump teased that he’d like to go see NBA stars play in India – games that are already on the calendar for the first week of October...
22:20, 2019-09-22

Haiti President Jovenel Moise nominates fourth prime minister President Jovenel Moise has failed three times to get his choice for prime minister through parliament. The latest name is Fritz-William Michel, acco...
03:20, 2019-07-23

Australians head to polls, expected to elect 6th prime minister in as many years Opinion polls suggest the conservative Liberal Party-led coalition will lose its bid for a third three-year term and Scott Morrison will have had one...
04:44, 2019-05-18

Portugal’s prime minister: wildfires require long-term fight LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Portugal’s prime minister is warning against complacency in the fight against wildfires after huge blazes in 2017 that ...
18:00, 2019-06-17

Sanna Marin a step closer to becoming Finland's youngest ever prime minister Sanna Marin, whose party is the largest in a five-member governing coalition, is set to be the country's third female leader. Marin narrowly defeated...
00:56, 2019-12-09

Prime Minister Trudeau meets with Ontario Premier Ford in Ottawa The sit-down between the pair will be the latest in a series of in-person talks Trudeau is having with provincial leaders after receiving a minority ...
18:00, 2019-11-22

Amber Rudd says prime minister's Brexit rhetoric 'legitimises violence' Former minister was ‘disappointed and stunned’ by Boris Johnson’s comments about Jo CoxPolitics live: all the latest news from Westminster and beyond...
17:52, 2019-09-27

Iraq’s prime minister says he will resign after protests leave hundreds dead At least 400 protesters have died since Oct. 1, when thousands of Iraqis took to the streets to decry corruption, poor services and lack of jobs....
15:20, 2019-11-29

Boris Johnson elected Britain’s new prime minister and Conservative leader He will be tasked with following through on this "do or die" pledge to deliver Brexit in just over three months time....
13:24, 2019-07-23

Thai parliament elects Prayuth Chan-ocha as prime minister The vote keeps Prayuth Chan-ocha in power, five years after he ousted an elected government in a military coup. The opposition complained of voting i...
18:44, 2019-06-05

Denmark's prime minister apologizes to children abused during post-WWII era Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen has formally apologized to abused care home victims, saying it was one of the country's darkest chapters. For 14 yea...
16:24, 2019-08-13

What did we learn from Boris Johnson’s first speech as prime minister? Our panel responds The new PM will have to flesh out his broadbrush plans to ‘unite the country’ and deliver Brexit• Boris Johnson becomes prime minister – live updates...
22:12, 2019-07-24

Daphne Caruana Galizia murder: prime minister's aide released Maltese police say they conducted ‘intensive investigation’ into claim Keith Schembri was behind killingPolice investigating the murder of the journa...
03:08, 2019-11-29

Boris Johnson could soon become the first sitting prime minister in history to lose his seat Boris Johnson could become the first sitting prime minister in history to lose his seat. The man fighting to unseat him is increasingly confident tha...
09:00, 2019-09-29

Finland's Sanna Marin, 34, will soon become the world's youngest sitting prime minister Thierry Monasse/Getty Images 34-year-old Sanna Marin will soon be the world's youngest sitting prime minister. Marin was selected by Finland's Social...
08:00, 2019-12-09

Iraq’s prime minister says country deserves more global support in rebuilding The war against IS left many Iraqi cities, towns and villages destroyed and Iraq has been struggling to reconstruct them....
16:28, 2019-06-29

Prime minister to make Trans Mountain pipeline announcement in Edmonton Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Natural Resources Minister Amarjeet Sohi will meet with workers at the Trans Mountain Edmonton Terminal on Friday m...
17:16, 2019-07-12

Theresa May to quit as Prime Minister TODAY in crunch meeting with Tories THERESA May is expected to announce her resignation date or be forced out as Prime Minister in a bunch meeting today with the Tories....
09:40, 2019-05-24

Lebanon president taps Hezbollah-backed Diab as new prime minister President Michel Aoun has announced that former Education Minister Hassan Diab will become Lebanon's next prime minister. As the country is rocked by...
18:16, 2019-12-19

US President Trump backs Boris Johnson as next British prime minister US President Trump has said former British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson would be an "excellent" choice as the next prime minister of the UK. He al...
10:48, 2019-06-01

Greenland row escalates as Trump attacks Danish prime minister – live President said he cancelled trip to Denmark because Mette Frederiksen criticized his attempt to buy GreenlandSign up to the US briefing and get a new...
00:36, 2019-08-22

Iraq MPs accept prime minister’s resignation as violent protests continue Protesters continued to close roads, including those leading to a major commodities port, in mass demonstrations in southern Iraq....
14:44, 2019-12-01

I was Boris Johnson’s boss: he is utterly unfit to be prime minister | Max Hastings The Tory party is about to foist a tasteless joke upon the British people. He cares for nothing but his own fame and gratificationSix years ago, the ...
17:44, 2019-06-24

Iraq prime minister tells US to begin plan for troop withdrawal Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi has asked Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to send a delegation to Iraq tasked with devising a system for a withd...
16:32, 2020-01-10

Boris Johnson on Brexit, Donald Trump and more: The next Prime Minister in quotes Boris Johnson has won the battle to Number 10 after overwhelmingly beating Jeremy Hunt in the Tory leadership race....
18:20, 2019-07-23

Iceland Prime Minister Katrin Jakobsdottir won’t be there during Mike Pence’s visit Icelandic Prime Minister Katrin Jakobsdottir said that she won’t be around when Vice President Mike Pence visits the country next month. The leader o...
15:52, 2019-08-22

Israel: Arab lawmakers endorse Benny Gantz for prime minister The historic endoresement would put Benny Gantz's Blue and White party ahead of Benjamin Netanyahu's right-wing bloc. President Reuven Rivlin has urg...
05:20, 2019-09-23

Cuba names Manuel Marrero Cruz as first prime minister since 1976 Long-time tourism minister Manuel Marrero Cruz is set to be the first person in decades to take up the post. His power of authority, however, won't m...
21:08, 2019-12-21

Shinzo Abe weathers scandals to become Japan's longest-serving prime minister Analysts say Abe has benefited from a weak opposition and a desire for stability among votersShinzo Abe has become Japan’s longest-serving prime mini...
06:24, 2019-11-20

Trump talks to Danish prime minister after spat over Greenland purchase Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen had a phone conversation with President Trump Thursday after their dispute about the commander-in-chief’s des...
22:40, 2019-08-23

Ukrainian prime minister resigns after audio leaks of him criticizing president In the leaked recording, Oleksiy Honcharuk called Volodymyr Zelenskiy "a layman'' in economics and said the president should be better educated about...
15:24, 2020-01-17

Trump attacks Danish prime minister, describing her as 'nasty' – live President said he cancelled trip to Denmark because Mette Frederiksen criticized his attempt to buy GreenlandSign up to the US briefing and get a new...
22:44, 2019-08-21

Australian prime minister's approval rating slumps as bushfires rage Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison's approval rating has declined sharply in the face of horrendous bushfires that have killed 28 people and de...
00:36, 2020-01-13

Libya's deputy prime minister tells DW's Conflict Zone: "We have no slavery" Libya's GNA government is struggling against militias and ISIS, while hundreds of thousands of migrants seek a route through to Europe and have becom...
20:16, 2019-11-20

Dutch prime minister, populist leader clash in Europe debate THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Dutch prime minister has clashed with the leader of a right-wing populist party over immigration and whether the Ne...
00:36, 2019-05-23

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt square off in UK prime minister debate In their only head-to-head debate, the two remaining candidates for Britain's new prime minister have both said that the UK will leave the EU on the ...
23:28, 2019-07-09

Lebanon president taps Hezbollah-backed Diab for prime minister President Michel Aoun has announced that former Education Minister Hassan Diab will become Lebanon's next prime minister. As the country is rocked by...
20:40, 2019-12-19

UK prime minister race narrows to Boris Johnson, Jeremy Hunt Former London Mayor Boris Johnson and Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt will face off in a Conservative Party runoff to become Britain's next prime minis...
19:24, 2019-06-20

Theresa May 'attacks Boris Johnson' as Prime Minister prepares to step down PRIME Minister Theresa May has appeared to lay into her likely successor Boris Johnson as she prepares to leave Number 10....
05:32, 2019-07-12

Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis fraud investigation reopened The fraud investigation into Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis was reopened after the prosecutor called the decision to close the previous investigat...
18:40, 2019-12-04

Is prime minister Boris Johnson leading us to a no-deal Brexit? - podcast Boris Johnson will enter Downing Street this afternoon as Britain’s new prime minister. But Britain is still hurtling to the Brexit deadline of 31 Oc...
04:28, 2019-07-24

Trump asked Australian prime minister for help investigating Russia inquiry President Donald Trump called on the Australian prime minister and other foreign leaders to help discredit the origins of the Mueller inquiry. The ne...
05:16, 2019-10-01

Boris Johnson on Brexit, Donald Trump and more: The new Prime Minister in quotes Boris Johnson has won the battle to Number 10 after overwhelmingly beating Jeremy Hunt in the Tory leadership race....
16:04, 2019-07-23

Boris Johnson wins Conservative Party leadership vote, now set to become UK prime minister Boris Johnson is on track to become British Prime Minister after winning the Conservative Party leadership vote. He will immediately have to deal wit...
14:12, 2019-07-23

Syrian crisis is ‘clearest example’ of foreign investment in terrorism, Deputy Prime Minister says at UN Although terrorism is a “global nightmare which haunts everyone”, some countries have invested in terrorism as a tool to impose their “insidious agen...
20:24, 2019-09-28

Nobel Peace Prize Awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed The Nobel Committee Awarded Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed its annual peace prize early Friday morning, lauding the African leader for his subst...
19:08, 2019-10-11

Billionaire Czech prime minister's business ties fuel corruption scandal It's the Czech Republic's largest protest since 1989. Some 250,000 people have taken to the street calling for Andrej Babis to resign amid a corrupti...
19:24, 2019-06-25

Iraqi prime minister submits formal resignation amid violent protests Security and hospital officials say two protesters were killed and 15 wounded early Saturday by security forces who fired live rounds at them in the ...
18:52, 2019-11-30

Boris Johnson news LIVE: Prime Minister due to set out plans for Government during first address to MPs as PM Boris Johnson is due to address MPs in the House of Commons for the first time since becoming Prime Minister....
12:16, 2019-07-25

Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez makes plea to opposition as far-Right make gains Spanish prime minister Pedro Sanchez today called on opposition leaders to help his Socialists stay in power — as the populist anti-migrant Vox party...
14:48, 2019-11-11

Conservative moderates plan to take back control of Boris Johnson as prime minister Luke Dray/Getty Images Boris Johnson is fighting to win over centre-ground Conservative Members of Parliament in the race to replace Theresa May. Jo...
22:56, 2019-05-23

Boris Johnson news LIVE: Prime Minister set out plans for Government during first address to MPs as PM Boris Johnson is addressing MPs in the House of Commons for the first time since becoming Prime Minister....
12:56, 2019-07-25

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and entire Cabinet resign suddenly Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has submitted his resignation to President Vladimir Putin....
16:48, 2020-01-15

A 'confused' Trump tried to take credit for the Ethiopian prime minister's Nobel Peace Prize JEFF KOWALSKY/AFP via Getty Images President Donald Trump falsely claimed that he deserves credit for the Nobel Peace Prize recently awarded to Ethio...
19:56, 2020-01-10

Boris Johnson could soon be forced to stand down as prime minister to make way for Jeremy Corbyn Reuters Boris Johnson could soon be removed from office under a plan being pushed by opposition parties. Johnson's opponents fear that he will find ...
15:04, 2019-09-27

Prime Minister Trudeau to meet with Ontario Premier Ford Friday in Ottawa The sit-down between the pair will be the latest in a series of in-person talks Trudeau is having with provincial leaders after receiving a minority ...
12:40, 2019-11-22

Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland meeting with Edmonton Mayor Don Iveson The pair also met back at the end of November, days after Alberta-born Freeland was named Trudeau's second in command and charged with focusing on we...
16:32, 2020-01-06

Trump nixes meeting with Danish prime minister over Greenland sale dispute President Trump has postponed a planned meeting with the Danish prime minister after the world leader stymied any talks of a possible deal to sell Gr...
07:12, 2019-08-21

Italian Prime Minister Conte offers resignation amid political crisis Conte has tendered his resignation and launched a blistering attack on Salvini. The far-right League withdrew its no confidence motion against the pr...
22:00, 2019-08-20

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

Australia wildfires: Death toll rises as prime minister pledges $1.4 billion in aid The death toll from Australia’s raging bushfires rose to 25 Monday as the prime minister pledged an additional $1.4 billion for recovery effort...
19:12, 2020-01-06

Italy’s Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte to resign as political crisis intensifies "His decisions pose serious risks for this country," Conte said of his interior ministers triggering of a political crisis....
17:20, 2019-08-20

Cape Breton town writes to prime minister opposing funds for airport Premier Stephen McNeil has said the provincial and federal governments are prepared to consider funding the Inverness County airport as a joint infra...
17:40, 2019-06-23

Boris Johnson’s first job as Prime Minister is to order secret plans for nuclear strike BORIS Johnson’s first job as Prime Minister will be to issue secret plans for a nuclear war after winning the key to Downing Street....
15:32, 2019-07-23

LIVE: Boris Johnson pledges to unite Britain in first speech as prime minister Boris Johnson today met with the Queen at Buckingham Palace where he was invited to form a new government as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom....
17:24, 2019-07-24

Boris Johnson's first speech as prime minister: 'No ifs, no buts - out on 31 October' – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as the new PM chooses his cabinetPMQs: May gives Johnson frosty welcomeHammond quits as chancell...
17:40, 2019-07-24

Italian Prime Minister Conte to offer resignation amid political crisis Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte announced he is stepping down from his post after months of infighting and gridlock within Italy's populist government....
16:00, 2019-08-20

Finland's new Prime Minister would like to see a four-day working week or six-hour days debated Finland's new Prime Minister would like to see a flexible working schedule that could involve a four-day week and six-hour days discussed....
12:36, 2020-01-13

Premier Jason Kenney, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to meet in Ottawa Alberta Premier Jason Kenney plans to sit down with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Tuesday during a visit to Ottawa....
20:56, 2019-12-06

Trump to meet Hungary's nationalist prime minister Viktor Orbán– live Viktor Orbán was snubbed by the Obama administration, which accused him of weakening democracy and is known for his anti-migration rhetoricSign up to...
15:44, 2019-05-13

Italian prime minister faces protester wrath at contested steel plant Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte was met by angry locals when he visited Europe's largest steel plant on Friday after ArcelorMittal announced it...
20:12, 2019-11-08

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

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed wins Nobel Peace Prize The award, worth more than a million dollars, has been awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed....
11:12, 2019-10-11

Lebanon's prime minister ‘gifted’ $16 million to bikini-model mistress: report The prime minister of Lebanon shelled out more than $16 million to his 20-year-old bikini-model mistress — nearly all of it in a single bank transact...
01:00, 2019-10-02

Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland meets with Edmonton Mayor Don Iveson The pair also met back at the end of November, days after Alberta-born Freeland was named Trudeau's second in command and charged with focusing on we...
20:16, 2020-01-06

Lebanon’s prime minister reportedly gave bikini-model mistress $16 million The prime minister of Lebanon shelled out more than $16 million to his 20-year-old bikini-model mistress — nearly all of it in a single bank transact...
19:08, 2019-10-01

Britain needs a calm and assured prime minister. It needs Jeremy Hunt | Michael Ashcroft Boris Johnson might cheer us up for a bit, but Tory members must look beyond Brexit for their next leader • Michael Ashcroft is former deputy chairm...
15:16, 2019-07-12

Indian elections: Prime Minister Narendra Modi thanks supporters as he declares victory Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has thanked voters for giving him a "historic mandate" after his Hindu nationalist party was expected to clinch a...
20:52, 2019-05-23

Deputy Prime Minister Freeland en route to Mexico to discuss CUSMA: source CUSMA was signed in November last year, but formal approval by the U.S. was held up by Democratic lawmakers who urged the Trump administration for ch...
01:20, 2019-12-10

Justin Trudeau ‘not taking any vote for granted’ as he fights to stay prime minister Justin Trudeau is fighting for his political life. His star power dimmed, the Canadian leader has been campaigning hard ahead of a vote on Monday tha...
01:40, 2019-10-20

No one from Prime Minister’s Office tried to help SNC-Lavalin duck campaign-finance charges: commissioner On the SNC-Lavalin matter, the elections commissioner said no minister, political staffer or public servant tried to "influence or interfere" in any ...
04:28, 2019-05-03

Australia's Prime Minister is sorry he went on vacation to Hawaii amid his country's wildfire crisis Mark Schiefelbein/AP Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison has apologized for vacationing in Hawaii while bushfires are engulfing three states in...
11:00, 2019-12-22

Finland swears in Sanna Marin, world’s youngest sitting prime minister The four other parties in the coalition are headed by women -- three of whom are in their early 30s....
16:40, 2019-12-10

Tory leadership contest live: Britain gears up to usher in new Prime Minister Next week the country will see a new Prime Minister replace Theresa May with Boris Johnson widely expected to be her successor....
16:52, 2019-07-21

Algeria’s president names new prime minister in wake of anti-government protests Abdelaziz Djerad, 65, served in the administration of a previous president in the 1990s, but was sidelined by president Abdelaziz Bouteflika, who was...
19:28, 2019-12-28

Theresa May says she has told the queen she will continue as British prime minister until successor chosen LONDON (AP) — Theresa May says she has told the queen she will continue as British prime minister until successor chosen....
11:24, 2019-05-24

Arab politicians in Israel move to oust Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu A coalition of Arab politicians in Israel moved Sunday to help oust Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu by throwing their support behind challenger Ben...
05:20, 2019-09-23

Russian parliament backs Putin’s new prime minister in major political overhaul His elevation is part of a sweeping shake-up of the political system announced by Putin, which led to the resignation a prime minister along with his...
16:08, 2020-01-16

Trump hosts Australian prime minister for White House state dinner President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump welcomed Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and his wife Jennifer to the White House Friday...
04:00, 2019-09-21

Why the Swedish Prime Minister Can’t Release A$AP Rocky on Bail – No Matter What President Trump Says The arrest of A$AP Rocky in Sweden has led many high-profile Americans––including President Donald Trump––to call on the Swed...
20:56, 2019-07-26

Australia’s prime minister defends his government’s climate policy as fires rage Morrison made the rounds on several Australian television networks Monday morning in the aftermath of his much criticized family vacation to Hawaii d...
05:56, 2019-12-23

Ex-PM David Cameron denies he's helping schoolmate Boris Johnson become Prime Minister FORMER Prime Minister David Cameron yesterday denied claims he's helping Boris Johnson in his quest to replace Theresa May in 10 Downing Street....
07:40, 2019-06-18

Philip Hammond confirms he will step down as Chancellor if Boris Johnson becomes Prime Minister Philip Hammond has confirmed he will resign as Chancellor before Theresa May stands down on Wednesday if Boris Johnson becomes Prime Minister....
11:00, 2019-07-22

Finland anoints Sanna Marin, 34, as world's youngest serving prime minister Transport minister is the nation’s youngest leader ever and the country’s third female PMFinland’s transport minister, Sanna Marin, has been selected...
11:36, 2019-12-09

BREAKING: Theresa May tearfully QUITS as Prime Minister in emotional speech at No10 THERESA May has tearfully resigned as Prime Minister in a speech on the steps of Downing Street – announcing she will leave her post in the coming we...
11:36, 2019-05-24

Iraq protests: Thousands rally ahead of naming of interim prime minister Demonstrators are flooding the streets in southern Iraq as the midnight deadline to announce an interim prime minister looms. They say the likely cho...
17:32, 2019-12-22

Trump welcomes Australian prime minister to White House for state visit WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump welcomed Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and his wife, Jenny, to the White ...
20:48, 2019-09-20

Boris Johnson promises to boost police numbers by 20,000 in £1.1bn move if he becomes prime minister Boris Johnson has pledged to boost police numbers by as many as 20,000 within three years if he becomes prime minister....
03:24, 2019-07-04

Cuba names a prime minister for the first time in 43 years as it shifts presidential power AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Saturday named Tourism Minister Manuel Marrero Cruz as the country's first prime ministe...
04:08, 2019-12-23

Trump says Swedish prime minister assures him U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky will be treated fairly U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted on Saturday that Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven has assured him that American citizen and rapper A$AP Rocky...
17:16, 2019-07-20

BREAKING: Tories launch coup 'to oust Theresa May as Prime Minister by SUNDAY' THERESA May is facing a full-on a coup with Tories moving to oust the Prime Minister by Sunday amid fury over her Brexit deal....
09:00, 2019-05-22

Watch Trump say Boris Johnson 'knows how to win' after the UK prime minister is repeatedly defeated on Brexit Getty Donald Trump insists Boris Johnson "knows how to win" after the UK prime minister suffers repeated defeats on his Brexit plans. Johnson loses ...
22:04, 2019-09-04

Trump to host state dinner for Australia Prime Minister Scott Morrison President Trump and first lady Melania Trump will host an official visit and state dinner in September for the prime minister of Australia, the White...
23:04, 2019-07-22

Next Prime Minister odds: Boris Johnson, Dominic Raab and the other MPs who could succeed Theresa May Boris Johnson is the clear favourite to replace Theresa May as the next Prime Minister, according to bookies....
12:12, 2019-05-24

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says its ‘unacceptable’ for Mounties to lose jobs because of disabilities A Global News investigation revealed the RCMP's alleged campaign to get rid of Mounties with disabilities....
20:16, 2019-05-22

Finland anoints Sanna Marin, 34, as world's youngest-serving prime minister Transport minister is the nation’s youngest leader ever and the country’s third female PMFinland’s transport minister, Sanna Marin, has been selected...
03:20, 2019-12-09

A spokesman for Ethiopia’s prime minister says the head of the military shot dead by his bodyguard in the capital ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — A spokesman for Ethiopia’s prime minister says the head of the military shot dead by his bodyguard in the capital....
10:56, 2019-06-23

Trump pressed Australia's prime minister to help AG Barr investigate the origins of the Russia probe White House President Donald Trump asked Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison to work with US Attorney General William Barr in investigating the ...
23:20, 2019-09-30

Boris Johnson news LIVE: Prime Minister touches down in UK as MPs prepare to return to Parliament Boris Johnson has touched down at Heathrow less than an hour before MPs and peers are due to return to Parliament....
11:45, 2019-09-25

Feel no pity for Theresa May. She has been the worst prime minister in modern times | Owen Jones Deceit and dishonesty were hallmarks of her doomed reign. From her Brexit dealings to the Windrush scandal, she has failedSpare me the inevitable pit...
14:24, 2019-05-24

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu charged with fraud, breach of trust and bribery Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been charged in a series of corruption scandals, the country's attorney general has said....
21:40, 2019-11-21

Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu charged with fraud, breach of trust and bribery Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been charged in a series of corruption scandals, the country's attorney general has said....
18:40, 2019-11-21

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau pictured wearing ‘brownface’ at 2001 party Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wore “brownface” makeup and a turban to a costume party while teaching at a private school in 2001...
02:08, 2019-09-19

Boris Johnson increases lead in race to be next UK prime minister as field of Conservative contenders cut to 4 LONDON (AP) — Boris Johnson increases lead in race to be next UK prime minister as field of Conservative contenders cut to 4....
19:20, 2019-06-19

Abiy Ahmed, Ethiopian prime minister, wins 2019 Nobel peace prize Award recognises efforts for peace, in particular in resolving Eritrea border conflictNobel peace prize - live updatesThe prime minister of Ethiopia,...
12:16, 2019-10-11

Boris Johnson increases lead in race to be next UK prime minister as field of Conservative contenders is cut to three. LONDON (AP) — Boris Johnson increases lead in race to be next UK prime minister as field of Conservative contenders is cut to three....
14:16, 2019-06-20

Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu indicted on fraud, breach of trust and bribery Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in a series of corruption scandals, the country's attorney general has said....
17:48, 2019-11-21

Gareth Bale admits he has no idea who the Prime Minister is: Boris Johnson? I thought he was the mayor! Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale has admitted he has no interest in keeping up with what is going in the world and has said he would not even have bee...
10:28, 2019-10-29

Former Conservative Prime Minister John Major tells voters to reject Boris Johnson Chris J Ratcliffe/Pool via REUTERS Former Conservative Prime Minister John Major will on Friday urge voters to reject candidates from his own party. ...
13:00, 2019-12-06

The supreme court judgment is a devastating blow for a failed prime minister | Martin Kettle Boris Johnson’s position must be in question. But this ruling bolsters parliament against many other outside forcesThe supreme court has delivered a ...
15:44, 2019-09-24

Donald Trump would make a good British prime minister, say Conservative Party members Getty Conservative Party members think Donald Trump would make a good UK prime minister. 54% back the US President as a potential leader, with 43% d...
12:12, 2019-07-08

Boris Johnson news LIVE: Prime Minister to welcome new generation of MPs to Westminster on eve of Commons return Boris Johnson will welcome his new cohort of Conservative MPs to Westminster today, as they prepare to take their seats in Parliament – many for the ...
08:56, 2019-12-16

Boris Johnson increases lead in race to be next UK prime minister; five contenders left in contest. LONDON (AP) — Boris Johnson increases lead in race to be next UK prime minister; five contenders left in contest.   ....
19:48, 2019-06-18

Women break prize drought by winning five 2019 prime minister's science awards Mathematician Cheryl Praeger takes top gong and is praised for ‘outstanding contribution to mathematics’ A record number of women have received prime...
19:28, 2019-10-16

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt will compete in UK Conservative runoff to become Britain’s next prime minister. LONDON (AP) — Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt will compete in UK Conservative runoff to become Britain’s next prime minister....
19:12, 2019-06-20

Ethiopia’s prime minister says his government has foiled a coup attempt in a region outside the capital, some dead ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopia’s prime minister says his government has foiled a coup attempt in a region outside the capital, some dead...
09:40, 2019-06-23

Theresa May says she’ll quit as UK Conservative leader on June 7, sparking contest for Britain’s next prime minister LONDON (AP) — Theresa May says she’ll quit as UK Conservative leader on June 7, sparking contest for Britain’s next prime minister....
11:24, 2019-05-24

Gareth Bale admits he has know idea who the Prime Minister is: Boris Johnson? I thought he was the mayor! Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale has admitted he has no interest in keeping up with what is going in the world and has said he would not even have bee...
09:32, 2019-10-29

The prospect of Boris Johnson as prime minister has reignited Labour’s civil war | Gaby Hinsliff Critics of the party leadership are right to think it must clean up its act if a general election is comingWhy now? That’s the obvious question arisi...
17:12, 2019-06-11

Two Australian firefighters die as flames circle Sydney; prime minister cuts short holiday Two volunteer Australian firefighters died while battling blazes around Sydney, authorities said on Friday, forcing Prime Minister Scott Morrison to ...
01:24, 2019-12-20

Conservative MPs urge Prime Minister Trudeau to re-establish Lake Simcoe Clean-up Fund In the letter, six MPs asked that funding for the re-establishment of the Lake Simcoe Clean-up Fund be included in the budget as soon as possible....
00:08, 2019-11-01

Trump 'very disappointed' in Swedish Prime Minister over A$AP Rocky case: 'Treat Americans fairly' President Trump tweeted his disappointment in Sweden's prime minister Thursday after news broke that American rapper A$AP Rocky is being charged with...
03:04, 2019-07-26

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

Australia fires: Prime minister defends climate policy after Greta Thunberg criticism Following criticism of his climate policy by climate activist Greta Thunberg, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said "I'm not here to impress ...
16:24, 2019-12-23

Iraq's prime minister told the US to start making plans to withdraw its troops from the country Laszlo Balogh/Getty images Iraq's caretaker prime minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi told Secretary of State Mike Pompeo that the US should begin making prepa...
15:16, 2020-01-10

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

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

Boris Johnson news LIVE: New Prime Minister prepares to enter Number 10 and name staff Boris Johnson is preparing to enter Number 10 as prime minister for the first time today after his landslide win over Jeremy Hunt in the race for Num...
12:28, 2019-07-24

On Normandy beaches, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau hails D-Day fighters who died ‘for you and me’ COURSEULLES-SUR-MER, France (AP) — On Normandy beaches, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau hails D-Day fighters who died ‘for you and me...
13:20, 2019-06-06

Boris Johnson news LIVE: Prime Minister sets out plans for Government during first address to MPs as PM Boris Johnson has addressed MPs in the House of Commons for the first time since becoming Prime Minister....
15:20, 2019-07-25

Vladimir Putin names head of tax service Russian prime minister after Medvedev quits Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday named Mikhail Mishustin — the little-known head of the country’s Federal Tax Service — to b...
18:56, 2020-01-15

Australian firefighters die as flames circle Sydney; prime minister cuts short holiday Two volunteer Australian firefighters died on Thursday night in the battle against blazes around Sydney, prompting Prime Minister Scott Morrison to c...
23:32, 2019-12-19

At UN, Sudanese Prime Minister says ‘great revolution has succeeded,’ country will rebuild, restore values The “great revolution” of Sudan has succeeded and the Government and people and will now rebuild and restore the values ​​of human coexistence and so...
17:04, 2019-09-28

Boris Johnson statement LIVE: Prime Minister faces MPs following Supreme Court ruling The Prime Minister has challenged opposition parties to bring forward a no confidence vote against him as he pushed for a general election....
21:00, 2019-09-25

Australia Prime Minister defers visits to India, Japan amid bushfire emergency Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has canceled official trips to India and Japan that were scheduled for the second half of January as he batt...
04:32, 2020-01-04

Bahamas says 2,500 missing after Dorian; prime minister warns death toll to rise 'significantly' Some 2,500 people are still listed as missing in the Bahamas more than a week after Hurricane Dorian pummeled the Caribbean island chain, although th...
03:56, 2019-09-12

Member of Parliament leaves 10-year-old son at UK prime minister's residence in school closure protest It's no accident that an English woman left her 10-year-old son and some of his school friends on the steps of 10 Downing Street in London, which ser...
18:00, 2019-07-06

Boris Johnson news: LIVE updates as Prime Minister vows to have more police on the streets Boris Johnson has vowed to start his plan of having more police on the streets "within weeks" amid warnings of "disaster" if he fails to deliver Brex...
13:52, 2019-07-26

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed awarded 2019 Nobel Peace Prize OSLO, Norway — The 2019 Nobel Peace has been awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. Ahmed was cited for his efforts to achieve peace and int...
11:56, 2019-10-11

Abiy Ahmed, Ethiopia's prime minister, wins 2019 Nobel peace prize Award recognises efforts for peace, in particular in resolving Eritrea border conflictNobel peace prize - live updatesThe prime minister of Ethiopia,...
12:52, 2019-10-11

Boris Johnson weight loss: How new Prime Minister lost 12lbs for leadership race BORIS Johnson underwent a 12lbs weight loss transformation before being announced as the new Prime Minster of the UK – here is how....
13:24, 2019-07-24

Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi submits resignation amid protests Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi said on Friday he would offer his resignation to parliament to allow lawmakers to choose a new government, in a...
16:36, 2019-11-29

'My dear Prime Minister': Alan Jones's apology letter to Jacinda Ardern revealed Exclusive: Radio host says he meant ‘no violence’ toward New Zealand PM with his ‘shove a sock down throat’ comment and asks Ardern to a debate on cl...
09:52, 2019-09-19

Jo Johnson quits as MP and minister, citing 'national interest' PM appears rattled by move in which brother cites ‘unresolvable tension’ Follow all the day’s political developments – as it happenedBoris Johnson’s ...
03:16, 2019-09-06

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

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

Boris Johnson news and UK politics LIVE: New Prime Minister prepares to enter Number 10 and name staff Boris Johnson is preparing to enter Number 10 as prime minister for the first time today after his landslide win over Jeremy Hunt in the race for Num...
10:04, 2019-07-24

New Prime Minister LIVE: Theresa May to make final statement as PM before Boris Johnson enters Number 10 Boris Johnson is preparing to enter Number 10 as prime minister for the first time today after his landslide win over Jeremy Hunt in the race for Num...
14:52, 2019-07-24

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan said a US-Iran war would be a 'disaster' and questioned the sanity of those who recommend conflicts Jonathan Ernst / REUTERS Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan believes a conflict between the United States and Iran would be a "disaster." The rippl...
22:48, 2020-01-22

Theresa May crisis LIVE: Pressure intensifies on Prime Minister as European elections voting opens Pressure is intensifying on Theresa May to step down as Prime Minister as Brits head to vote in the European elections....
09:52, 2019-05-23

Boris Johnson praises NHS staff working over Christmas as he delivers first festive message as Prime Minister Boris Johnson has paid tribute to NHS staff and other public servants working through the holidays in his Christmas messages to the public....
01:20, 2019-12-24

Complete guest list for the state dinner in honor of Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison Alex Brandon AP President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump greet Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and his wife Jenny Morrison as the...
02:08, 2019-09-21

Boris Johnson news LIVE: New Prime Minister prepares to enter Number 10 and form his government Boris Johnson is preparing to enter Number 10 as prime minister for the first time today after his landslide win over Jeremy Hunt in the race for Num...
13:00, 2019-07-24

Boris Johnson banged in by 1922 Committee after landslide win over Jeremy Hunt in race to be prime minister 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...
18:20, 2019-07-23

Boris Johnson speech LIVE: New Prime Minister set to make first statement to nation after Theresa May resigns Boris Johnson is preparing to enter Number 10 as prime minister for the first time today after his landslide win over Jeremy Hunt....
16:20, 2019-07-24

New Zealand Prime Minister says recovery teams hoping to access White Island volcano on Wednesday New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said that recovery teams were hoping to access the volcanic island on Wednesday where eight people are miss...
23:12, 2019-12-10

Theresa May resigns: Prime Minister in tears as she tells UK she will quit on June 7 with leadership in tatters over Brexit In a highly emotional address to the nation, Theresa May today announced she will step down as Prime Minister....
11:28, 2019-05-24

Edmonton Mayor Don Iveson says prime minister open to ideas from western mayors on economic development Prime Minister Justin Trudeau sat down with Edmonton Mayor Don Iveson Friday morning, as the Liberals figure out how to make their infrastructure dre...
18:00, 2019-11-29

Boris Johnson news LIVE: Prime Minister begins Cabinet reshuffle after welcoming new MPs to Westminster Boris Johnson welcomed his new cohort of Conservative MPs to Westminster today and has begun to reshape his inner circle....
20:48, 2019-12-16

Boris Johnson appears to endorse Jeremy Corbyn as prime minister in viral deepfake video A deepfake video appearing to show Boris Johnson endorsing Jeremy Corbyn for prime minister has been released online....
14:40, 2019-11-12

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

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

Winston Churchill's bachelor flat: former Prime Minister's Mayfair home is for rent for £1,500 a week Twenty-six-year-old Winston Churchill lived in the two-bedroom Mount Street apartment for five years while he launched his political career. It's now...
13:56, 2019-08-12

Ethiopian Prime Minister awarded Nobel Peace Prize: Guterres hails his ‘people first’ agenda The winner of this year’s Nobel Peace Prize has been praised by the UN Secretary-General for creating a pathway to stability in the Horn of Africa re...
18:32, 2019-10-11

Boris Johnson statement LIVE: Prime Minister clashes with MPs in Parliament following Supreme Court ruling Boris Johnson has clashed with opposition MPs in the Commons as they rowed over the Supreme Court ruling and the Government's stance on Brexit....
21:48, 2019-09-25

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Reacts to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Move Justin Trudeau is weighing in on Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's decision to split their time between the U.K. and North America. The Canadian Prime...
22:52, 2020-01-14

Boris Johnson appeared to endorse Jeremy Corbyn for prime minister in a convincing deepfake video Downing Street The first 'deepfake' video of the UK general election has been produced. The convincing footage has been digitally altered to show Bor...
12:44, 2019-11-12

Denmark’s center-right prime minister resigns following general elections; Social Democrats to try to form government COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Denmark’s center-right prime minister resigns following general elections; Social Democrats to try to form governmen...
12:00, 2019-06-06

Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri quits amid anti-government protests Lebanon's Prime Minister has said he is stepping down after admitting he had hit a "dead end" amid nationwide anti-government protests....
17:20, 2019-10-29

Mark Ruffalo wants British Prime Minister Boris Johnson to stop using the Hulk to push Brexit It’s pretty cool that superhero stuff has become totally mainstream, but sometimes it seems like the general cultural acceptance of The Justice Leagu...
01:44, 2019-09-17

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

British Prime Minister Theresa May plans a new push next month to get Parliament’s backing for a Brexit deal LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May plans a new push next month to get Parliament’s backing for a Brexit deal....
22:48, 2019-05-14

'You're not welcome, you f-----': Videos show Australia's prime minister heckled and hounded out of a bushfire-ravaged town by furious locals As bushfires rage on in Australia, Prime Minister Scott Morrison has been sharply criticized for his administration's refusal to curtail the coal ind...
16:52, 2020-01-02

Boris Johnson leads UK Conservative leader contest after 1st round vote; 3 of 10 prime minister hopefuls eliminated. LONDON (AP) — Boris Johnson leads UK Conservative leader contest after 1st round vote; 3 of 10 prime minister hopefuls eliminated....
14:12, 2019-06-13

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

Poland's prime minister accused Netflix of implying the country was responsible for death camps in a Nazi documentary Reuters Poland's prime minister has accused Netflix of "rewriting history" in their new documentary about Nazi death camps. Mateusz Morawiecki wrote ...
15:28, 2019-11-12

Who is Abiy Ahmed? A profile of Ethiopia's Nobel Peace Prize 2019 winning prime minister Ethiopia's prime minister may not have had the high profile of Greta Thunberg or Jacinda Ardern but his achievements are no less significant...
12:44, 2019-10-11

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

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison claims no direct link between current blazes and climate change The Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has claimed that a direct link between climate change and the current fires ravaging the country is "not...
19:20, 2019-12-22