Boris Johnson

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

Alexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson is a British politician, writer, and former journalist serving as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and Leader of the Conservative Party since 2019. He was Foreign Secretary from 2016 to 2018 and Mayor of London from 2008 to 2016. Johnson was Member of Parliament for Henley from 2001 to 2008 and has been MP for Uxbridge and South Ruislip since 2015. Ideologically, Johnson identifies as a one-nation conservative.

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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was admitted to hospital for tests on Sunday in what Downing Street said was a "precautionary step" because he was showing..
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was admitted to hospital for tests on Sunday in what Downing Street said was a "precautionary step" because he was showing..
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was admitted to hospital for tests on Sunday in what Downing Street said was a "precautionary step" because he was showing..
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Boris Johnson admitted to hospital for tests, 10 days after testing positive for coronavirus.
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'PM continues to have persistent symptoms of coronavirus ten days after testing positive for the virus,' says No 10.
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Carrie Symonds, the pregnant fiance of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, said she had spent the past week in bed with symptoms of the novel coronavirus but..
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England's chief nursing officer also encourages people to stay at home despite warmer spell
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Prime Minister Boris Johnson has invited the leaders of Britain's opposition parties to work with him during this "moment of national emergency", saying he wants..
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If the new Labour leader can gain the public's attention for asking Boris Johnson the right questions, in a good national-interest tone, he will already be doing..
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Expert claims government has 'painted itself into a corner' and should reconsider herd immunity
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday he was remaining in isolation with mild symptoms of COVID-19, including a raised temperature, seven days..
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday he was remaining in isolation with mild symptoms of the coronavirus, including a high temperature, seven days..
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will stick to guidelines issued by health officials and remain in self-isolation until his high temperature falls, his..
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he was remaining in isolation on Friday as he still had mild symptoms of the coronavirus including a high temperature..
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Boris Johnson says he still has mild symptoms and will continue to work from home in Downing Street.
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Prime Minister Boris Johnson is to remain in self-isolation despite completing the planned seven-day period, as he continues to have a high temperature.
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Britain's health minister said on Friday he had "no idea" if Prime Minister Boris Johnson's week-long isolation after testing positive for coronavirus would end..
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More than a half of Britons think Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government was too slow to order a lockdown to counter the spread of coronavirus, according an..
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Health minister Matt Hancock will set out on Thursday how Britain will boost its testing regime to help tackle the coronavirus outbreak, a spokesman for Prime..
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'We did all the work that needed to be done – we did prepare the ground'
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More than half of Britons think Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s government was too slow to order a lockdown to slow the spread of coronavirus, according to an..
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Just four per cent said the social distancing measures were brought in too soon
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Boris Johnson is preparing to stay in isolation longer than he hoped after appearing poorly in a video message from his Downing Street flat.
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson promised to ramp up coronavirus testing after his government faced criticism for being slower than some European peers to..
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More than a half of Britons think Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government was too slow to order a lockdown to slow the spread of coronavirus, an opinion poll..
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Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson promised to ramp up testing for coronavirus after his government faced criticism for being slower than some European peers..
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson vowed to ramp up testing for coronavirus saying it was the key to defeating the outbreak after his government faced..
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The British government is working with industry to address a shortage of chemicals required for coronavirus testing kits to tackle the coronavirus outbreak, a..
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Exclusive: Rank-and-file officers learned they would be enforcing unprecedented restrictions in televised address
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'I think we can find a way to get things cracking and get an online virtual parliament to serve the nation'
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's photographer has coronavirus symptoms and is self-isolating, the Sun newspaper reported on Tuesday, days after he visited..
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With England’s coronavirus lockdown entering its second week and members of the British government infected, it makes sense for them to have moved their..
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The coronavirus outbreak at the heart of the UK government spread on Monday with Prime Minister Boris Johnson's senior adviser, Dominic Cummings, self-isolating..
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was "full of vigor" on Monday morning at a cabinet meeting he chaired remotely while in self-isolation after testing..
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British and EU officials are holding informal talks on the future relationship, a spokesman for Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday, repeating that..
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British economy faces 'double whammy' of coronavirus disruption and no-deal threat, warns largest grouping of MEPs
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The coronavirus outbreak at the heart of the British government spread on Monday with Prime Minister Boris Johnson's senior adviser, Dominic Cummings,..
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In a video posted online, Boris Johnson says the UK can get through the pandemic "together".
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Some lockdown measures to combat coronavirus in Britain could last months and only be gradually lifted, a senior medical official said on Sunday as Prime..
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Hours after Prime Minister Boris Johnson revealed on Friday he had the coronavirus, his health minister said he did too, and England's chief medical officer..
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Prime Minister Boris Johnson is warning Britons in a letter to 30 million households that things will get worse before they get better, as he himself..
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'If too many people become seriously unwell at one time, the NHS will be unable to cope,' the prime minister writes
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who is self-isolating at 10 Downing Street after testing positive for coronavirus, will write to every UK household to urge..
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Writing to all UK households, Boris Johnson warns measures to combat coronavirus could get tougher.
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Writing to all UK households, Boris Johnson warns measures to combat coronavirus could get tougher.
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'We will not hesitate to go further if that is what the medical advice tells us we must do,' says PM
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While Johnson prefers to compare himself to Churchill, he has often been compared by others to Donald Trump. Yet how different their responses to the pandemic..
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Rosena Allin-Khan criticises 'deeply worrying' ignoring of World Health Organisation guidelines
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'I say 'how are you feeling' and the first thing Boris said to me is 'we need ventilators'.....'
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Exclusive: Fears that pulling out EU watchdog will make country 'a dumping ground' for products linked to cancer, thyroid disease and hormone and developmental..
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