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Genius or joker? British PM favourite Boris Johnson set to face the world

Johnson, a leader of the Brexit campaign, is the overwhelming favourite to become leader of the governing Conservative Party next month.

27 Jun 2019 3:20 PM

Had bhang in India: UK PM contender Jeremy Hunt on naughtiest thing he's done

Hunt said the personal life of Johnson was irrelevant but that the candidates should explain their Brexit positions.

24 Jun 2019 2:03 PM

Britain must leave EU by October 31 or pay the price: Boris Johnson

'We must come out on the 31 October because, otherwise I am afraid we face a catastrophic loss in politics,' Johnson said.

19 Jun 2019 1:41 PM

Beating Boris Johnson: Race to replace Theresa May as Britain's PM begins

11 Conservative MPs are vying to succeed May, who quit as the party's leader on Friday over her failure to take Britain out of EU on time.

12 Jun 2019 12:54 PM

British PM Theresa May steps down as party leader, starts succession race

May will formally relinquish her leadership in a private letter to her party on Friday, but no official events are planned to mark the day.

07 Jun 2019 11:21 AM


Boris Johnson launches campaign to become next British PM after May's exit

Johnson expressed support for increased education and police funding and said he would 'unite' a country fractured by Brexit.

04 Jun 2019 11:44 AM

Brexit compromise talks collapse after six weeks

The new deadline is October 31.

18 May 2019 10:40 AM

British government to put forward Brexit bill in first week of June

Statement came after talks between May and Oppn Labour leader Corbyn on a possible compromise that would end a deadlock on Brexit in Parl.

16 May 2019 1:48 PM

Trick or treat? European Union, UK agree to delay Brexit until Halloween

Leaders of the 27 remaining EU member states met for more than six hours before agreeing after midnight to postpone Brexit until October 31.

11 Apr 2019 7:18 AM

British MPs offered counselling to cope with 'extraordinary' Brexit pressure

Hoyle said anyone ringing the confidential phone line would find trained counsellors or advisers.

05 Apr 2019 9:32 AM


British MPs voted against four possible alternative plans for Brexit

The second referendum proposal garnered the most votes in favour -- 280 -- but was beaten by 292 votes against.

02 Apr 2019 8:58 AM

UK lawmakers poised for pivotal vote on Theresa May's Brexit deal

In last-ditch bid to garner support of discontented Conservative colleagues, she dramatically promised Wed to resign if deal passed.

29 Mar 2019 11:06 AM

'Will resign if Parliament passes Brexit deal,' says UK PM Theresa May

May agreed with EU last week to delay Brexit amid fears Britain was heading for a potentially catastrophic 'no deal' exit on Friday.

28 Mar 2019 1:48 PM

European Union leaders offer two options for short Brexit delay

UK had faced deadline of Mar 29 to leave, but May's EU colleagues said split could wait until May 22 if lawmakers approve withdrawal accord.

22 Mar 2019 8:40 AM

UK Speaker rules out third vote on PM Theresa May's Brexit deal

UK Speaker said he would not allow another vote if it remained 'substantially same' after it was defeated by 230-vote margin in Jan.

19 Mar 2019 9:22 AM


Boris Johnson says it’s not too late for ‘real change’ on Brexit deal

Ex British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday it was not too late for govt to get 'real change' to PM May’s Brexit deal.

18 Mar 2019 10:00 AM

British PM May's Brexit deal overwhelmingly crushed by lawmakers

May's pleas in House of Commons to support her draft exit deal or run the risk of chaotic exit from EU, were rejected by 391 votes to 242.

13 Mar 2019 9:57 AM

EU leaders say Brexit deal not open to renegotiation

“We continue to urge the UK government to clarify its intentions with respect to the next steps as soon as possible,” Mr Tusk’s spokesman said.

31 Jan 2019 6:23 AM

After MPs shred EU divorce deal, British PM unveils Brexit 'Plan B' to Parl

May's government survived a confidence vote on Wednesday and set about talks with figures from rival parties.

21 Jan 2019 9:20 AM

'Humiliated': British press says Theresa May 'crushed' by defeat

Daily papers said May's deal was sunk after huge vote against agreement and she is prepared to fight a no-confidence motion on Wednesday.

16 Jan 2019 8:40 AM