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# prime-minister - Monday 17 May, 2021

Boris Johnson calls for ‘heavy dose of caution’ as England's lockdown eases, but variant spreads
# Hugging Is Back
# Hugging Is Back

Boris Johnson calls for ‘heavy dose of caution’ as England's lockdown eases, but variant spreads

May 17th 2021, 8:29 AM 22,978 Views 10 Comments

Hugs and other physical contact between households are permitted for the first time since restrictions began more than a year ago.

# prime-minister - Thursday 8 April, 2021

Police blast rioters with water cannon as violence flares again in Northern Ireland
# West Belfast
# West Belfast

Police blast rioters with water cannon as violence flares again in Northern Ireland

Updated Apr 8th 2021, 9:46 PM 51,861 Views 80 Comments

Stones and fireworks were thrown at police by gangs of youths in west Belfast this evening.

# prime-minister - Monday 29 March, 2021

Boris Johnson acted with ‘honesty and integrity’ amid Jennifer Arcuri claims, Downing Street says
# Allegations
# Allegations

Boris Johnson acted with ‘honesty and integrity’ amid Jennifer Arcuri claims, Downing Street says

Mar 29th 2021, 9:55 PM 27,644 Views 32 Comments

Arcuri has made fresh allegations that she and Johnson had a four-year romantic relationship when he was mayor.

# prime-minister - Tuesday 26 January, 2021

Giuseppe Conte resigns as Italy's Prime Minister - so what's next?
# Prime Minister
# Prime Minister

Giuseppe Conte resigns as Italy's Prime Minister - so what's next?

Jan 26th 2021, 12:57 PM 13,641 Views 9 Comments

Conte will remain as a caretaker Prime Minister and will try to form a new government.

# prime-minister - Tuesday 15 December, 2020

Hungarian parliament votes to redefine meaning of 'family' - which bars same-sex couples from adopting
# Viktor Orban
# Viktor Orban

Hungarian parliament votes to redefine meaning of 'family' - which bars same-sex couples from adopting

Dec 15th 2020, 10:54 PM 29,269 Views 85 Comments

Bans on changing your gender, or teaching third-level gender-studies courses are place in Hungary.

# prime-minister - Monday 16 November, 2020

Prime Minister urged not to deny Lewis Hamilton a knighthood over tax status
# Icon
From The42
# Icon

Prime Minister urged not to deny Lewis Hamilton a knighthood over tax status

Nov 16th 2020, 5:54 PM 11,854 Views 12 Comments

Motorsport UK chairman David Richards points to the seven-time world champion’s charitable work and push for equality and diversity.

# prime-minister - Wednesday 11 November, 2020

Boris Johnson's communications chief resigns in Downing Street power struggle
# Lee Cain
# Lee Cain

Boris Johnson's communications chief resigns in Downing Street power struggle

Nov 11th 2020, 10:44 PM 40,213 Views 20 Comments

Lee Cain has announced his resignation despite being offered the position as the prime minister’s chief of staff.

# prime-minister - Wednesday 16 September, 2020

Japan appoints new prime minister to replace the long-serving Shinzo Abe
# At The Helm
# At The Helm

Japan appoints new prime minister to replace the long-serving Shinzo Abe

Sep 16th 2020, 8:00 AM 14,916 Views 10 Comments

Yoshihide Suga said he is a reformer who will help revive Japan’s Covid-ravaged economy.

# prime-minister - Friday 3 July, 2020

New prime minister named in France as Emmanuel Macron launches government reshuffle
# New Roles
# New Roles

New prime minister named in France as Emmanuel Macron launches government reshuffle

Jul 3rd 2020, 1:40 PM 14,696 Views 7 Comments

Macron said he is seeking a “new path” to rebuild the country for the two remaining years of his term.

# prime-minister - Wednesday 6 May, 2020

Boris Johnson returns to PMQ dispatch box, warning MPs against comparing UK death toll internationally
# House Of Commons
# House Of Commons

Boris Johnson returns to PMQ dispatch box, warning MPs against comparing UK death toll internationally

May 6th 2020, 1:26 PM 30,161 Views 66 Comments

It was revealed that the UK has the highest death toll in Europe, surpassing Spain and Italy.

# prime-minister - Saturday 2 May, 2020

Some Serie A players use loophole and prepare to resume training
# RELATIVE NORMALITY
From The42
# RELATIVE NORMALITY

Some Serie A players use loophole and prepare to resume training

May 2nd 2020, 11:36 PM 6,055 Views 2 Comments

The Italian government has been feuding for weeks with individual regions about which activities will be allowed in the coming weeks.

# prime-minister - Sunday 12 April, 2020

'We will defeat this coronavirus': Boris Johnson hails 'unconquerable' NHS as he's discharged from hospital
# Prime Minister
# Prime Minister

'We will defeat this coronavirus': Boris Johnson hails 'unconquerable' NHS as he's discharged from hospital

Updated Apr 12th 2020, 3:50 PM 44,589 Views 109 Comments

The British Prime Minister was moved to intensive care earlier in the week after his condition worsened.

# prime-minister - Monday 6 April, 2020

Boris Johnson moved to intensive care unit as Covid-19 symptoms worsen
# ICU
# ICU

Boris Johnson moved to intensive care unit as Covid-19 symptoms worsen

Apr 6th 2020, 8:24 PM 202,088 Views 228 Comments

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab will “deputise where necessary” while the prime minister is in intensive care.

# prime-minister - Friday 20 March, 2020

Betting shops to close as part of shutdown in Britain
# Covid-19
From The42
# Covid-19

Betting shops to close as part of shutdown in Britain

Mar 20th 2020, 10:47 PM 4,705 Views 6 Comments

Restrictions will be reviewed on monthly basis.

# prime-minister - Thursday 19 March, 2020

Real Madrid striker Jovic could face criminal charges after allegedly breaking quarantine to party
# In Hot Water
From The42
# In Hot Water

Real Madrid striker Jovic could face criminal charges after allegedly breaking quarantine to party

Mar 19th 2020, 6:49 PM 12,029 Views 9 Comments

The 22-year-old has apologised after he was blasted by the Serbian prime minster.

# prime-minister - Sunday 8 March, 2020

'So sorry to hear it': Boris Johnson explains decision not to visit flood-hit communities sooner
# Flooding
# Flooding

'So sorry to hear it': Boris Johnson explains decision not to visit flood-hit communities sooner

Mar 8th 2020, 5:07 PM 19,101 Views 7 Comments

The British Prime Minister has been criticised over his failure to visit areas when waters were at their peak.

# prime-minister - Monday 9 December, 2019

Finnish minister set to become country's youngest prime minister at age of 34
# Sanna Marin
# Sanna Marin

Finnish minister set to become country's youngest prime minister at age of 34

Dec 9th 2019, 9:07 AM 27,550 Views 59 Comments

Sanna Marin will also become the world’s youngest sitting PM, according to Finland’s biggest newspaper.

# prime-minister - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

Finnish prime minister resigns after being accused of lying by head of postal service
# Antti Rinne
# Antti Rinne

Finnish prime minister resigns after being accused of lying by head of postal service

Dec 3rd 2019, 12:39 PM 14,116 Views 6 Comments

The Social Democrats will now appoint a successor to try and form a new government.

# prime-minister - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Boris Johnson loses crucial Commons vote on his Brexit deal, as EU to consider a third extension
# Brexit Crisis
# Brexit Crisis

Boris Johnson loses crucial Commons vote on his Brexit deal, as EU to consider a third extension

Oct 22nd 2019, 7:15 PM 62,837 Views 49 Comments

Donald Tusk said that he would recommend that the EU’s 27 leaders accept the UK request for an extension until 31 January 2020.

# prime-minister - Monday 21 October, 2019

House of Commons speaker under pressure to allow 'meaningful vote' on Brexit deal today
# Brexit
# Brexit

House of Commons speaker under pressure to allow 'meaningful vote' on Brexit deal today

Oct 21st 2019, 10:57 AM 28,818 Views 38 Comments

John Bercow could block the attempt to allow MPs to debate on Monday because of parliamentary rules.

# prime-minister - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

Arrest warrant issued for Papua New Guinea's ex-prime minister
# Peter O'Neill
# Peter O'Neill

Arrest warrant issued for Papua New Guinea's ex-prime minister

Oct 15th 2019, 10:58 AM 7,953 Views 2 Comments

Peter O’Neill described the charges as a “political move”.

# prime-minister - Monday 7 October, 2019

Scottish judge dismisses Brexit extension legal action
# Edinburgh
# Edinburgh

Scottish judge dismisses Brexit extension legal action

Oct 7th 2019, 4:29 PM 19,555 Views 11 Comments

Judge Lord Pentland said he was satisfied with assurances from the Prime Minister that he would comply with legislation.

Jennifer Arcuri says any private life she had with Boris Johnson is 'no one's business'
# No Favouritism
# No Favouritism

Jennifer Arcuri says any private life she had with Boris Johnson is 'no one's business'

Oct 7th 2019, 8:51 AM 36,743 Views 38 Comments

The US businesswoman was reportedly given over €141,000 in public money by Johnson when he was in City Hall.

# prime-minister - Wednesday 2 October, 2019

What are the possible sticking points in Boris Johnson's backstop alternative?
# The Irish Question
# The Irish Question

What are the possible sticking points in Boris Johnson's backstop alternative?

Oct 2nd 2019, 6:39 PM 21,950 Views 48 Comments

Leo Varadkar, who spoke with Boris Johnson this evening, said the plans do not fully meet “the agreed objectives of the backstop”.

# prime-minister - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

Amidst crisis at home, Johnson talks 'limbless chickens' and 'pink-eyed terminators' in UN speech
# Listen Here
# Listen Here

Amidst crisis at home, Johnson talks 'limbless chickens' and 'pink-eyed terminators' in UN speech

Sep 25th 2019, 7:22 AM 25,766 Views 20 Comments

The prime minister’s speech to the UN General Assembly warned of technology’s capacity to control citizens.

# prime-minister - Thursday 19 September, 2019

New video emerges of Justin Trudeau wearing brownface makeup
# Canadian Pm
# Canadian Pm

New video emerges of Justin Trudeau wearing brownface makeup

Updated Sep 19th 2019, 5:12 PM 91,179 Views 160 Comments

The controversy has come as a blow to the Canadian prime minister’s re-election campaign ahead of next month’s election.

# prime-minister - Sunday 1 September, 2019

MPs to propose law to stop no-deal Brexit - Gove won't rule out ignoring it if it passes
# Brexit
# Brexit

MPs to propose law to stop no-deal Brexit - Gove won't rule out ignoring it if it passes

Sep 1st 2019, 7:00 PM 31,928 Views 47 Comments

Opposition MP Sir Keir Starmer said Gove’s comments were “breathtaking”.

# prime-minister - Tuesday 27 August, 2019

'No deal is the best deal': Nigel Farage unveils 635 Brexit Party election candidates
# Brexit
# Brexit

'No deal is the best deal': Nigel Farage unveils 635 Brexit Party election candidates

Aug 27th 2019, 1:13 PM 27,013 Views 39 Comments

The Brexit Party announced that it has vetted over 600 candidates for a rumoured autumn general election.

# prime-minister - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

Prime Minister Johnson: Those who bet against Britain are going to lose their shirts
# Brexit
# Brexit

Prime Minister Johnson: Those who bet against Britain are going to lose their shirts

Jul 24th 2019, 5:19 PM 16,050 Views 52 Comments

“To our friends in Ireland, I am convinced we can do a deal without checks on Irish border and without that anti-democratic backstop.”

May to hand in resignation as Johnson forms new Cabinet
# Brexit
# Brexit

May to hand in resignation as Johnson forms new Cabinet

Jul 24th 2019, 8:56 AM 12,842 Views 19 Comments

There is much speculation as to who is in and who is out of the front bench.

# prime-minister - Saturday 20 July, 2019

What can the new British prime minister expect in the coming days?
# Deal Or No Deal
# Deal Or No Deal

What can the new British prime minister expect in the coming days?

Jul 20th 2019, 8:15 AM 25,749 Views 17 Comments

Boris Johnson is likely to become the Conservative Party leader next week.

# prime-minister - Tuesday 25 June, 2019

Poll: Do you think there will be a no-deal Brexit?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you think there will be a no-deal Brexit?

Jun 25th 2019, 10:14 AM 30,135 Views 72 Comments

Boris Johnson says he doesn’t believe there will be, but is prepared for it nonetheless.

# prime-minister - Monday 24 June, 2019

'It's not just up to us': Boris Johnson claims 'abundant technical fixes' could help fix Irish border issue
# No Show
# No Show

'It's not just up to us': Boris Johnson claims 'abundant technical fixes' could help fix Irish border issue

Updated Jun 24th 2019, 10:31 PM 106,474 Views 114 Comments

Boris Johnson has been defending his Brexit plans this evening… but not discussing his private life.

# prime-minister - Saturday 25 May, 2019

Tory leadership contest in full swing as ex-minister Andrea Leadsom joins the race
# Next Pm
# Next Pm

Tory leadership contest in full swing as ex-minister Andrea Leadsom joins the race

Updated May 25th 2019, 10:38 PM 15,340 Views 10 Comments

Former Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab has also thrown his hat in the ring.

# prime-minister - Friday 24 May, 2019

Can anyone beat Boris? Here are the favourites to succeed Theresa May
# The Tories
# The Tories

Can anyone beat Boris? Here are the favourites to succeed Theresa May

May 24th 2019, 11:38 AM 22,753 Views 48 Comments

All of them want Brexit but who will be the next Conservative party leader?

'She's banjaxed': The slow-motion fall of Theresa May
# Teflon Theresa
# Teflon Theresa

'She's banjaxed': The slow-motion fall of Theresa May

May 24th 2019, 11:10 AM 33,339 Views 46 Comments

May officially resigned today.

# prime-minister - Thursday 23 May, 2019

Poll: Who do you think will replace Theresa May as Prime Minister?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Who do you think will replace Theresa May as Prime Minister?

May 23rd 2019, 10:37 AM 31,119 Views 48 Comments

The Times newspaper in the UK has put Tory MP Boris Johnson as the front-runner.

# prime-minister - Sunday 14 April, 2019

Finland election result: Prime minister's party is the 'biggest loser' as results come in
# Fight To The Finnish
# Fight To The Finnish

Finland election result: Prime minister's party is the 'biggest loser' as results come in

Apr 14th 2019, 8:20 PM 20,848 Views 19 Comments

If the Social Democrats win, it will be their first time to head a government in 16 years.

# prime-minister - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

Jacinda Ardern says she'll never speak the name of New Zealand mosque attacker
# Christchurch
# Christchurch

Jacinda Ardern says she'll never speak the name of New Zealand mosque attacker

Mar 19th 2019, 7:06 AM 22,281 Views 0 Comments

The Prime Minister also said alleged gunman Tarrant will “face the full force of the law in New Zealand”.

# prime-minister - Sunday 13 January, 2019

All eyes are on Westminster again, but what can Theresa May do if her vote fails?
# Meaningful Vote
# Meaningful Vote

All eyes are on Westminster again, but what can Theresa May do if her vote fails?

Jan 13th 2019, 8:30 PM 41,062 Views 31 Comments

Warning: this article contains a lot of ifs and buts.

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