Boris: Get ready for no-deal Brexit

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday that the time has come for the UK to “get ready” for a no-deal Brexit on Jan. 1.  Reading a statement from Downing Street, Johnson said: “From the outset, we were totally clear that we wanted nothing more complicated than a Canada-style relationship based on friendship and … Continue reading Boris: Get ready for no-deal Brexit

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Boris Johnson slams US Police for killing George Floyd

The death of Floyd, caused by his arrest, resulted in protests and violent riots across the US, as at least 23 states and Washington DC activated the National Guard in order to curb the unrest and stop escalating clashes in the major cities. British PM Boris Johnson has addressed the protests in the US, stating … Continue reading Boris Johnson slams US Police for killing George Floyd

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UK seeking measures to ease lockdown

British Housing Minister Robert Jenrick has said the United Kingdom is seeking ways to 'slowly and cautiously' relaunch economy. The minister's statement comes ahead of Prime Minister Boris Johnson's televised address where he is expected to announce measures to gradually ease the lockdown in the UK. The United Kingdom is looking to relaunch the economy … Continue reading UK seeking measures to ease lockdown

Latest coronavirus updates

UK PM Johnson reportedly back at Downing Street UK prime minister Boris Johnson returned to 10 Downing Street on Sunday, Sky News reported, after spending a week in hospital with Covid-19 and two weeks recovering at his country residence. A Downing Street spokeswoman declined to comment on Johnson's whereabouts. The government had previously announced he … Continue reading Latest coronavirus updates

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Boris Johnson and Trump expecting a mutually-rewarding trade agreements

Britain's new political landscape began to take shape Monday as triumphant Prime Minister Boris Johnson talked trade with President Donald Trump and gave a pep talk to his new Conservative Party lawmakers. The incoming class of new Conservative legislators was so big — 109 lawmakers — that organizers had to procure an extra 50 bottles … Continue reading Boris Johnson and Trump expecting a mutually-rewarding trade agreements

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UK Conservatives secure historic Parliamentary Majority

Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party has won a solid majority of seats in Britain's Parliament - a decisive outcome to a Brexit-dominated election that should allow Johnson to fulfill his plan to take the U.K. out of the European Union next month. With just over 600 of the 650 seats declared, the Conservatives reached … Continue reading UK Conservatives secure historic Parliamentary Majority

World powers support Trump’s statement on Iran

Fallout from the Sept. 14 attacks is still reverberating as world leaders gather for their annual meeting at the U.N. General Assembly. Britain, France and Germany, however, joined the United States on Monday in blaming Iran for attacks on key oil facilities in Saudi Arabia, but the Iranian foreign minister pointed to claims of responsibility … Continue reading World powers support Trump’s statement on Iran

Boris Johnson need not copy Trump to be successful – Steve Bannon

  Republican strategist Steve Bannon weighed into British politics Sunday in a wide-ranging interview in which he defended former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson's comments about Muslim face veils and praised a controversial British far-right leader.   Image: Steve Bannon The former aide to President Donald Trump said Johnson had "nothing to apologize for" and should … Continue reading Boris Johnson need not copy Trump to be successful – Steve Bannon

Former London Mayor Favored To Succeed David Cameron.

Image: Boris Johnson All eyes are on former London mayor Boris Johnson, the most prominent of the "Leave" campaigners and now bookmakers' favorite to succeed Cameron. But not all party members back him and many are pressing for "Anyone But Boris", seeing his decision to back the Leave campaign as a betrayal of his former … Continue reading Former London Mayor Favored To Succeed David Cameron.