Boris Johnson

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, MP for Uxbridge and South Ruislip

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Alexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson is a British politician serving as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and Leader of the Conservative Party since July 2019. He has been Member of Parliament (MP) for Uxbridge and South Ruislip since 2015 and was previously MP for Henley from 2001 to 2008. He also served as Mayor of London from 2008 to 2016 and Foreign Secretary from 2016 to 2018. Johnson identifies as a one-nation conservative and has been associated with both economically and socially liberal policies.

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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has told colleagues he does not expect to be able to reach full "legally operable" deal covering the Irish border at a..
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The European Union has rejected a request from the British government for a Brexit deal without a Irish backstop in.
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and the Emir of Qatar discussed the attacks on the Aramco oil facilities in Saudi Arabia when they met in London on Friday.
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One councillor wrote 'Islam and slavery are partners in crime', while a Boris Johnson campaigner called it 'religion of hate'
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It 'would be the culmination of a decade-long project which is of the right, by the right and for the right' Tom Watson tells colleagues
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Thursday some progress was being made in Brexit talks but that Britain should still prepare to leave the European..
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Britain's Supreme Court aims to deliver its ruling early next week on whether Prime Minister Boris Johnson acted unlawfully when he suspended parliament for five..
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The president of Britain's Supreme Court said on Thursday that she hoped the judges would deliver a ruling early next week on whether Prime Minister Boris..
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson could suspend parliament again even if the Supreme Court rules that his original suspension, or prorogation, was unlawful, a..
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The Prime Minister will not be bound by an “artificial deadline” to produce formal written proposals to resolve the Brexit deadlock, the Government has said...
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson could suspend parliament again even if the Supreme Court rules that his original suspension, or prorogation, was unlawful, a..
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Boris Johnson's decision to suspend parliament in the run-up to Brexit will come under attack in Britain's Supreme Court on Thursday from one of his predecessors..
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Britain's Supreme Court will hear a third and final day of legal arguments on Thursday over whether Prime Minister Boris Johnson acted unlawfully when he..
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The Queen has been dragged further into British politics after David Cameron suggested that he persuaded the monarch to warn against Scottish Independence during..
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Ireland said on Thursday that the United Kingdom had failed to supply credible Brexit proposals, adding that there had been no breakthrough at talks last night..
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Broadcaster denies any 'malicious intent' behind political editor's online actions
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British Brexit minister Stephen Barclay said on Thursday the conservative government will abide by the upcoming Supreme Court ruling on the parliament suspension..
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London: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and U.S. President Donald Trump...
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Report paints 'sober' picture of Boris Johnson's 'hyped-up' announcements, heads' union says
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and U.S. President Donald Trump condemned last weekend's attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities and discussed the need for a..
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The leader of the Northern Ireland party whose support is crucial to Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government met with the Irish prime minister Leo Varadkar in..
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The Northern Ireland party whose support is crucial to Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government said on Wednesday it believed a deal could be secured for an..
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Prime Minister Boris Johnson is the "father of lies" who shut down the mother of parliaments in the run-up to Brexit, Britain's Supreme Court heard Wednesday. In..
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker have a "shared determination" to reach a deal over Brexit, Johnson's..
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The Northern Ireland party whose 10 members of parliament back Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government said on Wednesday it wants to help secure an orderly..
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European Council President Donald Tusk and Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson are due to hold bilateral talks on Brexit on the sidelines of a U.N. session in..
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and U.S. President Donald Trump condemned last weekend's attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities and discussed the need for a..
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Prime minister condemned over failure to provide statement as judges told his government has 'shown itself unworthy of our trust'
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'It would be such a shame if all the work and effort invested in the bill is lost,' says domestic abuse survivor
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Boris Johnson's decision to suspend parliament is a political issue and not a matter for judges, a lawyer for the prime minister said on Wednesday as he sought..
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Britain's opposition Labour Party wants to do everything it can to stop Prime Minister Boris Johnson taking the country out of the European Union without a deal..
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Boris Johnson's decision to suspend parliament is a political issue and not a matter for judges, a lawyer for the prime minister said on Wednesday as he sought..
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'What do you mean there's no press here, who are these people?' PM asked, after appearing to deny journalists present for visit
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U.S. investment bank JPMorgan said on Wednesday it was negative about the prospects of Prime Minister Boris Johnson striking a Brexit deal at the Oct. 17-18 EU..
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U.S. investment bank JPMorgan said on Wednesday it was negative about the prospects of Prime Minister Boris Johnson striking a Brexit deal at the Oct. 17-18 EU..
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The EU's chief Brexit negotiator has told Boris Johnson to stop "pretending" he is negotiating a Brexit deal, amid concerns that the prime minister is not trying..
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Original bill dropped after Boris Johnson suspended parliament
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Concerns raise that UK is not serious about talks
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Tuesday that there should be a collective response to attacks on the..
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'European attempts to salvage it are futile,' argues former international trade secretary
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Boris Johnson has been accused of "abusing his power" like no other prime minister in the past 50 years during a Supreme Court battle over his decision to..
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Somewhat awkwardly for the prime minister, he has failed to mention when questioned something he is later relying on in court
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Politicians and diplomats concerned about Xavier Bettel's forthright criticism
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Boris Johnson could recall parliament if Britain's highest court rules he unlawfully suspended it, a government lawyer said on Tuesday, after judges heard the..
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A lawyer for the British government told the Supreme Court on Tuesday that if it ruled that Prime Minister Boris Johnson's decision to suspend parliament in the..
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The European Union has pushed back against British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's assertion that a new Brexit deal was in the making.
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Government lawyers refuse to rule out second prorogation if historic hearing finds that prime minister acted unlawfully
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday that he would work with energy and determination to reach a Brexit agreement..
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson agreed with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday they needed to work with international partners to form a collective..
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Britain's top court met on Tuesday to consider whether a decision by Prime Minister Boris Johnson to suspend parliament until shortly before the date for Brexit..
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson agreed with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday to work with energy and determination to reach a Brexit agreement and..
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The UK Supreme Court began hearing legal arguments on Tuesday about whether Prime Minister Boris Johnson's decision to suspend parliament in the run-up to Brexit..
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Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government will head to Britain's top court on Tuesday in a bid to overturn his decision to suspend parliament until shortly..
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'Another reason why the British people voted the way we did,' claims pro-Brexit MP
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Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government will try to persuade Britain's top court this week that his decision to suspend parliament until shortly before the..
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The Brexit drama switches venues from Brussels to the UK Supreme Court on Tuesday for hearings on Boris Johnson’s explosive decision to suspend parliament for..
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After 50 years of occupation, our freedom is shrinking every day. But even if Netanyahu loses, little will change - When Boris Johnson announced his plan to..
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'In the end, the man who has defined himself as the Incredible Hulk has become invisible'
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'Boris Johnson is not the Incredible Hulk, he's the Incompetent Sulk'
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Members of the European parliamentary group that includes French president Emmanuel Macron’s party want a five-year delay to Brexit, it has emerged, as Prime..
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Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government will seek to persuade Britain's top court this week that his decision to suspend parliament until shortly before the..
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Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday said he would obey the law but would still take Britain out of the European Union at the end of October with or without a..
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker held their first face-to-face talks Monday, without any visible signs..
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