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British prime minister Boris Johnson has not received any further fine for breaching Covid lockdowns, Downing Street said. Photograph: Mauri Ratilainen/EPA

The Metropolitan police has issued another 50 fines to UK government officials as part of its inquiry into coronavirus rule-breaking in Downing Street(...)

A day of counting delivered a bruising set of local election results for the British prime minister Boris Johnson. Photograph: Christopher Furlong/Pool/Getty Images

The Conservative Party in Britain suffered a net loss of almost 400 councillors as a day of vote counting delivered a bruising set of local election r(...)

Labour Party leader Keir Starmer congratulates his party’s winning  candidates in the Cumberland Council election in Carlisle. Photograph: Anthony Devlin/Getty Images

Boris Johnson has faced renewed questions about his leadership after the Conservatives lost hundreds of seats in local elections in England, Scotlan(...)

British prime minister Boris Johnson insisted he had not deliberately misled MPs about a birthday celebration in the cabinet room in June 2020. Photograph: House of Commons/PA Wire

MPs will decide on Thursday if Boris Johnson should face an investigation over his statements about attending parties in Downing Street during lockdow(...)

UK prime minister Boris Johnson, right,  with chancellor of the exchequer Rishi Sunak during a visit to Fourpure Brewery in Bermondsey, London, in October 2021. Photograph:  Dan Kitwood/PA Wire

Boris Johnson became the first British prime minister found to have committed a criminal offence while in office, after police fined him for an illega(...)

10 Downing Street: An internal civil service investigation into the parties, led by senior official Sue Gray, was paused when the police opened its inquiries in February. Photograph: Andy Rain/EPA

British opposition parties have renewed their calls for Boris Johnson to resign after the Metropolitan Police said 20 fines would be issued over parti(...)

The sales agreement with Gazprom was struck months before Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine but is due to kick in as western companies face a growing backlash over their dealings with Russian state-backed entities.

A British energy group will sell gas produced from one of the newest fields in the North Sea to a subsidiary of Gazprom at a time when western compani(...)

Conservative MP William Wragg: “A number of members of parliament have faced pressures and intimidation from members of the government because of their declared or assumed desire for a vote of confidence in the party leadership of the prime minister.” Photograph: PRU/AFP via Getty

A senior Conservative has accused Boris Johnson’s allies of intimidating and trying to blackmail MPs who are considering a vote of no confidence in th(...)

Boris Johnson: was not at Downing Street that evening, having gone to the prime ministerial country retreat. Photograph: Jessica Taylor/UK Parliament/AFP via Getty

British prime minister Boris Johnson’s Downing Street office has apologised to Buckingham Palace, his spokesman said on Friday, after revelations his (...)

Liz Truss supported remain during the 2016 Brexit campaign, but she is popular with Tory activists. Photograph: Ben Stansall/AFP via Getty Images

The UK’s newly appointed chief post-Brexit negotiator, Liz Truss, said she would speak to her European Union counterpart, Maros Sefcovic, on Tuesday a(...)

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