The power to prorogue the UK Parliament lies with the British monarch, who conventionally acts on the advice of the Prime Minister.
13 Sep 2019 8:51 AM
For the second time in a week, lawmakers then rejected Johnson’s request to try to break the deadlock through an early national election.
10 Sep 2019 9:47 AM
Parliament was suspended until Oct 14, a drastic move that gives Johnson a respite from rebellious lawmakers as he plots his next move.
10 Sep 2019 8:04 AM
Johnson received a boost when the High Court in London rejected a legal challenge against his decision to suspend parliament from next week.
07 Sep 2019 11:02 AM
A leaked copy of the note revealed the redacted words were 'a girly swot Cameron', said Sky News which published it.
07 Sep 2019 10:12 AM
Merkel made the remarks at the start of formal talks with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang at Beijing's Great Hall of People during trip to China.
06 Sep 2019 10:34 AM
MPs in the House of Commons this week passed a bill that could stop Johnson taking Britain out of EU without a divorce deal with Brussels.
06 Sep 2019 8:31 AM
US has unilaterally threatened sanctions aimed at ending all oil sales by Iran in bid to diminish the clerical regime’s regional influence.
05 Sep 2019 1:57 PM
'If I am still PM after Tuesday the 15th of Oct then we will leave on 31st of Oct with, I hope, a much better deal,' Johnson said.
05 Sep 2019 10:42 AM
Johnson faced a revolt over the possibility of a no deal exit from EU, but Trump told reporters his friend was 'going to be okay.'
05 Sep 2019 10:36 AM
A senior official said that if the government loses the vote, it would table a parliamentary vote for Wednesday on holding early election.
03 Sep 2019 8:48 AM
In a latest, the European Union (EU) has asked India to ensure rights and freedom for Jammu and Kashmir population.
01 Sep 2019 2:47 AM
Britain is due to leave European Union on October 31 without withdrawal agreement, unless one can be struck and then approved by parliament.
30 Aug 2019 3:17 PM
It is seen as an attempt to prevent tabling and debating of other major legislation, including Oppn attempt to prevent a no-deal Brexit.
28 Aug 2019 5:30 PM
Ahead of their meeting, Johnson and Tusk traded barbs over who would be to blame should Britain leave without a deal at the end of October.
26 Aug 2019 3:23 PM
The European Council President also claimed that Russia does not follow the path of democracy, rule of law, and human rights.
25 Aug 2019 8:47 AM
The fires in the world's largest rainforest have sparked street protests around the planet.
24 Aug 2019 3:44 PM
He said he believes this rationale 'is shared by the entire world.'
21 Aug 2019 1:51 PM
In the letter, Johnson stressed that his government wanted to achieve a divorce deal with Brussels.
20 Aug 2019 1:38 PM
A spokesman for Gibraltar's government also confirmed that police proceedings against four members of the crew had ended.
16 Aug 2019 8:06 AM