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Prime Minister, Boris Johnson loses 7th vote in Parliament

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson suffered yet another setback on Thursday after MPs rejected a request to briefly suspend business for his party’s conference, highlighting the hostility he faces in parliament just weeks before Brexit.…

Chinese Prime Minister, Li Keqiang visits Vladimir Putin

Russian President, Vladimir Putin, on Wednesday met with Chinese Prime Minister, Li Keqiang, in the Kremlin in a bid to boost ties between the two neighbouring powers. “I am confident that your visit will, of course, provide a good…

Prime Minister Boris Johnson says #Brexit deal emerging

Britain’s Boris Johnson said that a Brexit deal was beginning to emerge, but the EU said he offered nothing to break the impasse during a visit to Luxembourg where he was harangued loudly by protesters and rebuked for trying to shift the…

UK, EU need to boost Brexit talks – PM, Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson said the UK and EU need to “step up the tempo” with bi-weekly Brexit talks. While Johnson tries to quickly renegotiate a divorce deal, his plans to suspend Parliament are being challenged in court. British Brexit…

Brexit: British PM, Boris Johnson seeks legal advice

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has asked his attorney general whether parliament can be shut down for five weeks from 9 September in what appears to be an attempt to stop lawmakers forcing a further extension to Brexit, The Observer…

Italian Prime Minister, Giuseppe Conte resigns

Italian Prime Minister, Giuseppe Conte has resigned amid tensions mounting in the country. Details to follow Meanwhile, earlier today, Luigi Di Maio, Head of the ruling 5-Star Movement, signalled the imminent demise of Italy’s…

British and Irish leaders air disagreement over Brexit

British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson and Irish counterpart Leo Varadkar, have aired their disagreement over the backstop provision to guarantee an open Irish border after Brexit, the two sides say. Varadkar told Johnson on the phone…

Prime Minister, Donald Trump congratulates Boris Johnson

U.S. President Donald Trump has welcomed the election of Boris Johnson as the Conservative Party’s new leader and soon-to-be British prime minister. “Congratulations to Boris Johnson on becoming the new Prime Minister of the United…

Boris Johnson set for British Prime Minister job

Boris Johnson is set to win the race Tuesday to become Britain’s next prime minister and use his brand of optimism and bluster to try to break the three-year Brexit impasse. The former London mayor will immediately march into a head-on…

My regrets as UK Prime Minister – Theresa May

Outgoing British Prime Minister, Theresa May, said she regrets allowing too much polarisation over Brexit and avoiding televised debates before a disastrous snap election in 2017, in an interview published on Friday. May resigned as…

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