#Boris Johnson

Britain's PM Boris Johnson (L), accompanied by CEO of Transport for the North, Barry White (R) and Northern Powerhouse Minister Jake Berry (C), leaves the site of an under-construction tramline in Stretford, greater Manchester, northwest England on July 27, 2019. Photo: Ben Stansall / AFP
Britain's PM Boris Johnson (L), accompan... […]

Who blinks first? Boris Johnson’s risky Brexit bet

Britain's incoming prime minister Boris Johnson has bet big on a risky Brexit strategy that he hopes will take the UK out of the EU on favourable terms
Britain's finance minister Philip Hammond attends the G7 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors' meeting in Chantilly, near Paris, on July 17, 2019. Photo: Pascal Rossignol / AFP
Britain's finance minister Philip Hammon... […]

Britain’s bookish Hammond turns unlikely ‘no-deal’ resistance chief

Philip Hammond's decision to resign as Britain's finance minister should Boris Johnson become PM thrusts him into the frontlines of an internal revolt against the likely incoming leader
British Conservative MP Boris Johnson answers questions from journalist Iain Dale as he takes part in a Conservative Party leadership hustings event in Birmingham, central England on June 22, 2019. Photo: Oli Scarff / AFP
British Conservative MP Boris Johnson an... […]

UK’s Boris Johnson pledges post-Brexit migration controls

British leadership hopeful Boris Johnson pledges to introduce a new points-based system to control migration after Brexit, addressing a key issue from the EU referendum