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Farrukh Dhondy | It’s not just the Owen scandal… Spate of sleaze dogs Boris’ govt

Owen, has resigned his seat in Britain’s House of Commons, withdrawing from the heart of a scandal that is overtaking his party and govt

13 Nov 2021 12:15 AM

'Look forward to working together': PM Modi congratulates Boris Johnson

Johnson's Conservative Party on Friday secured a majority in the House of Commons.

13 Dec 2019 12:58 PM

UK's Boris Johnson wins parliamentary majority

US President Donald Trump sent out a tweet as soon as reports of Johnson's new mandate emerged.

13 Dec 2019 10:33 AM

UK destined for Brexit as election triumph on horizon for Boris Johnson's Conservatives

An exit poll showed the Conservatives winning a landslide 368 seats, more than enough for a comfortable majority.

13 Dec 2019 9:22 AM

Will new UK PM Boris Johnson bring ‘first girlfriend’ into 10 downing street?

Johnson and wife Marina Wheeler, who have 4 kids together, announced in September that they had separated and would divorce after 25 years.

25 Jul 2019 10:32 AM


Conservative MPs to pick final two in battle to become British PM

The winner will be announced in the week beginning July 22 and then take over from Theresa May as Prime Minister.

20 Jun 2019 1:49 PM

UK PM Theresa May cautions: Support my Brexit deal or face no deal

'I think that the alternative to that will be having no deal,' May told BBC TV.

17 Sep 2018 2:19 PM

Pakistani-origin lawmaker Sajid Javid appointed UK's Home Minister

Javid is the son of a Pakistani bus driver who arrived in Britain in 1961 with one pound in his pocket.

30 Apr 2018 6:31 PM

Post-Brexit deal 'urgent priority': UK lawmakers to Theresa May

Obtaining a transition period is an 'urgent priority' if the UK is to avoid a no-deal scenario when it exits the European Union.

14 Dec 2017 3:52 PM

Theresa May faces potential ouster as 40 MPs agree to vote no-confidence

An earlier attempt to unseat May in the wake of her disastrous speech at the annual party conference fizzled out.

12 Nov 2017 5:36 PM


New code of conduct for Conservative party members after harassment allegations

Her governing Conservatives will adopt a new complaints procedure with a hotline for reporting potential breaches.

04 Nov 2017 2:05 PM

‘Sleaze dossier’ of sexual misconduct by Party members shown to British PM Theresa May

Theresa May is likely to be forced into a Cabinet reshuffle.

30 Oct 2017 11:14 AM

Final vote count in New Zealand election tightens close race

Both sides will need to talk with the small New Zealand First party, led by maverick 72-year-old lawmaker Winston Peters.

07 Oct 2017 12:19 PM

Theresa May to tell ministers: stop leaking details of cabinet rifts

May will warn ministers on Tuesday that cabinet discussions should not be leaked and that public squabbling must end, Sky news said.

18 Jul 2017 12:31 PM

Japan PM's party on track for huge defeat in Tokyo election

The broadcaster projected that a coalition under Koike would win 73 to 85 seats in the chamber.

02 Jul 2017 6:49 PM


Theresa May has '10 days to save job' as party members plan her ejection: reports

'Theresa May has 10 days to come up with a strategy that will satisfy enough supporters of hard and soft Brexit alike'.

18 Jun 2017 7:52 PM

UK snap elections 2017: May vows to 'ensure stability' after Maidenhead win

Exit polls had predicted a bad outlook for the Conservatives, saying they would get 314 of the 650 seats and the Labour Party 266.

09 Jun 2017 8:48 AM

May mulls new finance minister as battle looms

Conservative Party’s lead over Labour shrinks to 5 points, shows new opinion poll.

03 Jun 2017 2:51 AM

Theresa Ke Saath: Tories target Indians

The song has been written, composed and produced by Pandit Dinesh.

29 May 2017 2:19 AM

Trust me for stronger Britain beyond Brexit: UK PM May appeals to public

The move is expected to receive the two-thirds majority it requires for May to overturn the UK's Fixed Term Parliaments Act.

19 Apr 2017 8:20 PM