Tag: Boris Johnson
Johnson receives a massive boost after getting the backing of a former rival.
All the candidates, except for Boris Johnson, will take part in a debate later on Sunday.
Boris Johnson wins the first round of voting for the post of Prime Minister by picking up 114 of the 313 ballots cast at the lower House of Commons.
Johnson says delaying Brexit will result in more losses for the Conservatives.
Judges at London’s High Court throw out an attempt to prosecute Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to succeed Theresa May as prime minister, for allegedly lying about Brexit during the 2016 EU referendum campaign.
Boris Johnson and Donald Trump did not meet face-to-face as the former is busy with earlier commitments.
The launch video follows Johnson on the campaign trail, promising voters that he will take Britain out of the European Union.
Trump says other Conservative lawmakers had also sought his endorsement.
Johnson will be summoned to appear before a London court to face allegations of misconduct in public office.
UK Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt's comments puts him at odds with most other candidates including the frontrunner, former foreign secretary Boris Johnson.
Boris Johnson will stand for Prime Minister, still he praised Theresa May as 'patient and stoical' surrounding the Brexit plan.
Johnson denies all wrongdoing.
A poll is suggesting that Boris Johnson is a very likely candidate to replace Theresa May as Prime Minister.
Theresa May promises to step down once the first stage of Britain's exit from the European Union is secure.
The former foreign minister turned tormentor of Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May mocks the 'bastards' who run the EU as he attacks the bloc.
Jo Johnson wrote in his resignation statement that it has become increasingly clear to him that the withdrawal agreement, which is being finalised, will be a terrible mistake.
Several top MPs reportedly received nuisance calls after their profiles were accessed on the official mobile application for the annual party conference.
The former foreign secretary, who resigned from the government in July over the issue, described May's current proposals for the future relationship with the EU as a moral and intellectual humiliation.
Johnson, the bookmakers' favourite to succeed May, said May's plans would leave the United Kingdom half in and half out of the club it joined in 1973 and in effect, enforced vassalage.
The centre-right Conservative Party's leader said she was focused on securing a Brexit deal rather than her own future.
Former junior Brexit minister Steve Baker who resigned over May's so-called Chequers proposals on Brexit, told the Press Association May faced a massive problem at the September 30-October 3 party conference.
The former minister has become a thorn in the side of Theresa May since he resigned as foreign minister over her Brexit plan.
Johnson pressed his attack on May's so-called Chequers plan to leave the EU, calling it "a humiliation" that opens "ourselves to perpetual political blackmail".
He was a leading figure in the campaign for Brexit ahead of the 2016 EU referendum, and since resigning has repeated his criticism of May's plan to maintain close economic ties with the bloc.