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# boris-johnson - Today’s News

Met police denies delaying publication of Sue Gray inquiry as officers examine material
# Downing Street Parties
# Downing Street Parties

Met police denies delaying publication of Sue Gray inquiry as officers examine material

Updated 2 hours ago 22,988 Views 27 Comments

Scotland Yard says it has not delayed the publication of the long-awaited Cabinet Office report.

# boris-johnson - Yesterday’s News

Johnson’s wait continues for report into No 10 parties which could be key to his future
# Sue Gray
# Sue Gray

Johnson’s wait continues for report into No 10 parties which could be key to his future

Updated Thu 10:23 PM 20,649 Views 14 Comments

The announcement of a Scotland Yard investigation into some of the alleged parties has complicated the process.

Boris Johnson says suggestion he intervened in animal airlift is ‘total rhubarb’
# Kabul
# Kabul

Boris Johnson says suggestion he intervened in animal airlift is ‘total rhubarb’

Thu 1:47 PM 20,139 Views 18 Comments

Boris Johnson has been accused of lying after leaked emails contradicted his stance of denying his involvement.

# boris-johnson - Wednesday 26 January, 2022

Boris Johnson’s wait for report into pandemic parties at No 10 continues
# Under Pressure
# Under Pressure

Boris Johnson’s wait for report into pandemic parties at No 10 continues

Updated Wed 8:12 PM 37,801 Views 22 Comments

The report was expected to be handed to No 10 today but had not been delivered by the time the Commons adjourned.

# boris-johnson - Tuesday 25 January, 2022

Boris Johnson willing to speak to police investigating No 10 parties
# Lockdown Parties
# Lockdown Parties

Boris Johnson willing to speak to police investigating No 10 parties

Updated Tue 3:00 PM 20,962 Views 28 Comments

The British Prime Minister has insisted he does not believe he has broken coronavirus laws.

# boris-johnson - Monday 24 January, 2022

New report of birthday party held indoors for Boris Johnson during first Covid-19 lockdown
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

New report of birthday party held indoors for Boris Johnson during first Covid-19 lockdown

Mon 7:27 PM 25,696 Views 16 Comments

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is facing fresh allegations of breaking coronavirus rules.

Johnson orders inquiry into MP's claim of Islamophobia in ministerial sacking
# Nusrat Ghani
# Nusrat Ghani

Johnson orders inquiry into MP's claim of Islamophobia in ministerial sacking

Mon 8:38 AM 8,694 Views 3 Comments

Downing Street confirmed the Cabinet Office has been asked to “establish the facts”.

# boris-johnson - Sunday 23 January, 2022

Johnson under pressure to hold inquiry into MP’s ‘Muslimness’ sacking claim
# Nusrat Ghani
# Nusrat Ghani

Johnson under pressure to hold inquiry into MP’s ‘Muslimness’ sacking claim

Updated Sun 4:28 PM 35,061 Views 12 Comments

Nusrat Ghani said she was told her faith was “making colleagues uncomfortable” when she was sacked as a transport minister.

# boris-johnson - Saturday 22 January, 2022

No 10 efforts to save Johnson are illegal, Commons standards chairman claims
# Met Police
# Met Police

No 10 efforts to save Johnson are illegal, Commons standards chairman claims

Jan 22nd 2022, 11:13 AM 33,656 Views 9 Comments

Chris Bryant said threats to withdraw funding from constituencies of MPs seeking to oust the PM should be referred to the police.

# boris-johnson - Friday 21 January, 2022

UK government resisting investigation into ‘blackmailing’ of Tory critics of Boris Johnson
# Downing Street
# Downing Street

UK government resisting investigation into ‘blackmailing’ of Tory critics of Boris Johnson

Updated Jan 21st 2022, 2:17 PM 41,989 Views 33 Comments

Business Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng has said the allegations should be investigated.

# boris-johnson - Thursday 20 January, 2022

Tory opponents of Boris Johnson are facing 'blackmail', MP claims
# William Wragg
# William Wragg

Tory opponents of Boris Johnson are facing 'blackmail', MP claims

Updated Jan 20th 2022, 2:05 PM 22,429 Views 15 Comments

William Wragg has urged MPs to report intimidation to the police.

Boris Johnson clings on despite demand to ‘in the name of God, go’
# Partygate
# Partygate

Boris Johnson clings on despite demand to ‘in the name of God, go’

Jan 20th 2022, 7:10 AM 11,238 Views 9 Comments

David Davis warned Tories the party faces “dying a death of 1,000 cuts” if MPs do not swiftly oust the prime minister.

# boris-johnson - Wednesday 19 January, 2022

'In the name of God, go': Defiant Boris Johnson faces Tory defections and plot to oust him
# Downing Street
# Downing Street

'In the name of God, go': Defiant Boris Johnson faces Tory defections and plot to oust him

Updated Jan 19th 2022, 5:55 PM 64,114 Views 43 Comments

Downing Street said Johnson would have further meetings with MPs today as he attempted to shore up support on his backbenches.

# boris-johnson - Tuesday 18 January, 2022

Boris Johnson denies lying to parliament about No 10 parties after Cummings’ claim
# UK
# UK

Boris Johnson denies lying to parliament about No 10 parties after Cummings’ claim

Jan 18th 2022, 2:20 PM 35,598 Views 29 Comments

It comes after Dominic Raab said this morning that Johnson would “normally” be expected to resign if he lied to parliament.

# boris-johnson - Monday 17 January, 2022

Military in the Channel and scrapping the licence fee: Johnson plots policies to save his job
# Operation Red Meat
# Operation Red Meat

Military in the Channel and scrapping the licence fee: Johnson plots policies to save his job

Jan 17th 2022, 2:47 PM 30,056 Views 30 Comments

The UK Prime Minister is on the brink.

Boris Johnson 'questioned' over  No 10 party as claim of another lockdown breach emerges
# Downing Street
# Downing Street

Boris Johnson 'questioned' over No 10 party as claim of another lockdown breach emerges

Jan 17th 2022, 7:44 AM 28,960 Views 25 Comments

Johnson is alleged to have attended a leaving do for his defence adviser in the run-up to Christmas 2020.

# boris-johnson - Sunday 16 January, 2022

Boris Johnson faces further calls to resign as reports suggest No 10 team to be culled
# UK
# UK

Boris Johnson faces further calls to resign as reports suggest No 10 team to be culled

Jan 16th 2022, 7:34 AM 28,753 Views 21 Comments

Johnson is preparing to announce a series of policies as he looks to survive pressure over the partygate revelations.

# boris-johnson - Saturday 15 January, 2022

Boris Johnson may find out the hard way that Tories are nothing if not ruthless
# Et Tu Boris
# Et Tu Boris

Boris Johnson may find out the hard way that Tories are nothing if not ruthless

Jan 15th 2022, 8:00 PM 31,482 Views 10 Comments

Johnson wouldn’t be the first if he’s forced to resign by his own party.

Boris Johnson told to ‘lead or step aside’ as more partygate claims surface
# Wine Time Fridays
# Wine Time Fridays

Boris Johnson told to ‘lead or step aside’ as more partygate claims surface

Jan 15th 2022, 12:15 PM 51,690 Views 25 Comments

Labour leader Keir Starmer said it was in the national interest for the Conservatives to ‘get rid’ of the Prime Minister.

Timeline: A look at the alleged rule-breaking gatherings of Boris Johnson's government
# Party Party Party
# Party Party Party

Timeline: A look at the alleged rule-breaking gatherings of Boris Johnson's government

Jan 15th 2022, 9:00 AM 13,816 Views 8 Comments

It’s been a rollercoaster.

# boris-johnson - Friday 14 January, 2022

No 10 apologises to Buckingham Palace for parties on eve of Prince Philip’s funeral
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

No 10 apologises to Buckingham Palace for parties on eve of Prince Philip’s funeral

Updated Jan 14th 2022, 1:02 PM 50,898 Views 80 Comments

Reports suggest senior official Sue Gray could censure PM following inquiry.

# boris-johnson - Thursday 13 January, 2022

Jacob Rees-Mogg accused of weakening Scottish union after 'lightweight' TV insult
# North Of The Border
# North Of The Border

Jacob Rees-Mogg accused of weakening Scottish union after 'lightweight' TV insult

Jan 13th 2022, 5:34 PM 41,881 Views 23 Comments

Rees-Mogg made disparaging remarks about Scottish Conservative leader Douglas Ross.

Allies rally round Boris Johnson as Tories call for him to go over 'bring your own booze' party
# Lockdown Party
# Lockdown Party

Allies rally round Boris Johnson as Tories call for him to go over 'bring your own booze' party

Jan 13th 2022, 2:40 PM 46,593 Views 57 Comments

The UK leader pulled out of a planned visit to Lancashire this morning “due to a family member testing positive for coronavirus”.

Poll: Do you think Boris Johnson should resign?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you think Boris Johnson should resign?

Jan 13th 2022, 10:02 AM 53,377 Views 85 Comments

The British leader is facing the greatest challenge of his premiership.

# boris-johnson - Wednesday 12 January, 2022

Johnson apologises in Commons after admitting attending No 10 party during lockdown
# Lockdown Party
# Lockdown Party

Johnson apologises in Commons after admitting attending No 10 party during lockdown

Updated Jan 12th 2022, 8:00 PM 59,604 Views 55 Comments

The British Prime Minister acknowledged public anger about the situation.

'The party's over, Boris': British papers slam Johnson as pressure mounts over No 10 parties
# Covid Party
# Covid Party

'The party's over, Boris': British papers slam Johnson as pressure mounts over No 10 parties

Jan 12th 2022, 11:13 AM 20,567 Views 21 Comments

The Telegraph is among the papers to report that Johnson’s premiership is in jeopardy over a series of No 10 lockdown parties.

# boris-johnson - Tuesday 11 January, 2022

Johnson under pressure to quit over ‘bring your own booze’ party during lockdown
# Lockdown Party
# Lockdown Party

Johnson under pressure to quit over ‘bring your own booze’ party during lockdown

Updated Jan 11th 2022, 5:48 PM 49,834 Views 26 Comments

Johnson has sidestepped questions about whether he attended the alleged party in May 2020.

DUP MP overcome with emotion over family tragedy as he asks Commons 'lockdown party' question
# Jim Shannon
# Jim Shannon

DUP MP overcome with emotion over family tragedy as he asks Commons 'lockdown party' question

Jan 11th 2022, 4:43 PM 33,335 Views 8 Comments

Jim Shannon revealed that his mother-in-law died alone due to Covid-19 restrictions.

# boris-johnson - Tuesday 4 January, 2022

Boris Johnson sticks with Plan B in bid to ‘ride out’ Omicron without lockdown
# England
# England

Boris Johnson sticks with Plan B in bid to ‘ride out’ Omicron without lockdown

Jan 4th 2022, 10:50 PM 27,348 Views 72 Comments

Mr Johnson said now is the time for the ‘utmost caution’ but argued the booster rollout has given substantial protection to the nation.

Boris Johnson sticks with Plan B in bid to ‘ride out’ Omicron without lockdown
# Uk Restrictions
# Uk Restrictions

Boris Johnson sticks with Plan B in bid to ‘ride out’ Omicron without lockdown

Jan 4th 2022, 5:46 PM 19,464 Views 34 Comments

Johnson said now is the time for the ‘utmost caution’ but argued the booster rollout has given substantial protection to the nation.

# boris-johnson - Tuesday 28 December, 2021

A young Boris Johnson warned Irish officials about John Major's Peace Process plans in 1995
# State Papers
# State Papers

A young Boris Johnson warned Irish officials about John Major's Peace Process plans in 1995

Dec 28th 2021, 12:00 PM 45,316 Views 13 Comments

Johnson said that Major would come close to “stalling” the process.

New Year parties given go-ahead in England as UK splits over Omicron controls
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

New Year parties given go-ahead in England as UK splits over Omicron controls

Dec 28th 2021, 7:10 AM 20,633 Views 6 Comments

Boris Johnson said there would be no restrictions introduced before January.

# boris-johnson - Monday 20 December, 2021

Boris Johnson accused of ‘ducking difficult decisions’ over pulling back from Christmas lockdown
# Omicron Variant
# Omicron Variant

Boris Johnson accused of ‘ducking difficult decisions’ over pulling back from Christmas lockdown

Updated Dec 20th 2021, 8:42 PM 83,417 Views 20 Comments

Johnson said ministers are monitoring the data ‘hour by hour’ but indicated new measures are not expected before Christmas.

# boris-johnson - Saturday 18 December, 2021

Brexit minister David Frost resigns from UK Cabinet - reports
# Resignation
# Resignation

Brexit minister David Frost resigns from UK Cabinet - reports

Dec 18th 2021, 8:25 PM 60,583 Views 59 Comments

Frost, who has led negotiations with the EU, is reported to have handed in his resignation letter to Boris Johnson last week.

# boris-johnson - Friday 17 December, 2021

UK Prime Minister denies claims of split with experts in face of ‘considerable’ Omicron wave
# Covid Britain
# Covid Britain

UK Prime Minister denies claims of split with experts in face of ‘considerable’ Omicron wave

Dec 17th 2021, 3:56 PM 12,464 Views 4 Comments

Boris Johnson deflected questions over his premiership, insisting people want him to focus on the pandemic.

Boris Johnson's party loses historically-Tory seat to Liberal Democrats in by-election
# UK Politics
# UK Politics

Boris Johnson's party loses historically-Tory seat to Liberal Democrats in by-election

Dec 17th 2021, 7:07 AM 30,432 Views 29 Comments

North Shropshire had returned a Tory MP in every vote since 1983, which was the constituency’s first election in its current form.

# boris-johnson - Thursday 16 December, 2021

Boris Johnson faces key by-election triggered by resignation of MP over lobbying scandal
# North Shropshire
# North Shropshire

Boris Johnson faces key by-election triggered by resignation of MP over lobbying scandal

Dec 16th 2021, 7:17 AM 19,347 Views 7 Comments

The constituency is considered ultra-safe for the Tories.

# boris-johnson - Wednesday 15 December, 2021

Boris Johnson to face MPs following massive revolt against Covid-19 plans
# UK Politics
# UK Politics

Boris Johnson to face MPs following massive revolt against Covid-19 plans

Dec 15th 2021, 9:58 AM 16,257 Views 22 Comments

The UK prime minister goes to the Commons today after dozens of Tory MPs delivered a blow to his authority.

# boris-johnson - Tuesday 14 December, 2021

Leadership challenge ‘on the cards’ after Boris Johnson suffers largest rebellion
# Tory Party
# Tory Party

Leadership challenge ‘on the cards’ after Boris Johnson suffers largest rebellion

Updated Dec 14th 2021, 11:30 PM 72,482 Views 54 Comments

A senior Tory said if Johnson did not make changes, many would think it was time for a change.

# boris-johnson - Monday 13 December, 2021

First death of patient with Omicron announced in UK, as Johnson faces into difficult week
# Boris Johnson
# Boris Johnson

First death of patient with Omicron announced in UK, as Johnson faces into difficult week

Updated Dec 13th 2021, 2:43 PM 38,718 Views 34 Comments

The Omicron variant is set to become the dominant strain of coronavirus in London by tomorrow.

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