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Aug 28, 2019
Uproar in UK as Boris Johnson moves to suspend Parliament; 'very British coup' would limit Opposition's opportunity to derail BrexitBritish Prime Minister Boris Johnson moved to limit parliament’s opportunity to derail Brexit by cutting the amount of time it sits between now and EU exit day on 31 October, infuriating opponents who accused him of leading a 'very British coup'
Jul 30, 2019
Boris Johnson reassures farmers that Brexit won't hurt economy even as pound slumps to lowest since March 2017British prime minister Boris Johnson was visiting Wales on Tuesday as part of a national tour intended to reassure Britons that his hard-Brexit push won't hurt the economy and rip apart the UK
Jul 28, 2019
Ditch Irish backstop or face no-deal Brexit, says Boris Johnson as EU refuses to renegotiate Withdrawal AgreementBoris Johnson cautioned EU that Irish backstop must be ditched if they were to strike a Brexit divorce deal. If EU continues to refuse to renegotiate Withdrawal Agreement, he will take Britain out on 31 October without a deal. 'If we get rid of the backstop, whole and entire, then we are making a lot of progress', Johnson said.
Jul 24, 2019
Narendra Modi congratulates Boris Johnson on becoming new UK prime minister, hopes for stronger tiesPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday congratulated Boris Johnson on becoming the new prime minister of the United Kingdom
Jul 18, 2019
'Willing to compromise' on Brexit border issue, says Irish PM Leo Varadkar as Dublin looks for alternative proposalsIrish PM Leo Varadkar said he was willing to listen to alternative proposals from next British PM on keeping Northern Ireland’s border open after Brexit. Both Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt, have said they oppose Ireland’s proposal for a 'backstop' clause in Britain’s withdrawal. 'I’ll have a chance to see if they have any meaningful or workable suggestions', Varadkar told.
Jul 03, 2019
US-China trade tensions can jeopardise global economy, says Bank Of England chief Mark CarneyBank of England Governor Mark Carney warned Tuesday that the British economy is barely growing in the wake of mounting Brexit uncertainties.
Jun 25, 2019
Next British PM to be announced on 23 July; 16,000 Conservative Party members to choose between Boris Johnson, Jeremy HuntThe winner of the contest to replace Theresa May as leader of Britain's ruling Conservatives and prime minister will be announced on 23 July, the ruling party said Tuesday
Jun 20, 2019
Britain's Treasury chief says no-deal Brexit would soak up 'fiscal headroom', in apparent rebuke to Boris JohnsonBritain's Treasury chief is urging Conservative Party leadership contenders to be honest with the public and spell out what they would do if their plans for leaving the European Union falter.
Jun 18, 2019
Boris Johnson leads in five-cornered race for post of Britain’s PM; Conservative Party members to choose between two final contendersBoris Johnson increased his lead Tuesday in the race to become Britain's next prime minister as one of his rivals was eliminated in a party vote, leaving a five-strong field.
Jun 17, 2019
Brexit impasse: Candidates running for Britain's next PM clash over deal strategy in first debate; Boris Johnson abstainsCandidates to become Britain's next prime minister clashed over Brexit strategy at their first debate on June 16.