Jeremy Wright

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Britain’s new prime minister Boris Johnson being clapped into 10 Downing Street by staff in London on Wednesday. Photograph: Stefan Rousseau/AFP/Getty Images

Shortly before 4pm on Wednesday, Boris Johnson marched up to the podium outside 10 Downing Street and promised to “change the record” after three year(...)

Out of $70bn   that Huawei spent buying components in 2018, some $11bn   went to US firms including Qualcomm, Intel and Micron Technology. Photograph: Getty Images

Huawei is planning extensive layoffs in the US as the Chinese telecoms equipment company grapples with its US blacklisting, the Wall Street Journal re(...)

European Chief Brexit Negotiator Michel Barnier, meeting Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar  at Government Buildings. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar spoke to British prime minister Theresa May on Monday evening about about her plan to seek a further extension to the Article 5(...)

British prime minister Theresa May and her husband Philip leave after attending a church service near her Maidenhead constituency, in England. Photograph: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

Theresa May’s government will next week seek to step up negotiations with the European Union over the Northern Ireland backstop, after MPs reject(...)

 Sam Gyimah, who has resigned as universities minister in protest over the government’s Brexit plan. Photograph: PA

Britain’s Universities and Science Minister Sam Gyimah on Saturday became the latest minister to quit the government over prime minister Theresa May’s(...)

Studies have linked betting terminals to a rise in problem gambling in the UK. Photograph: Getty

Britain’s finance minister Philip Hammond is expected to bring forward new rules for betting machines that could cost Irish gambling giant Paddy Power(...)

Large ensemble cast: Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation Heather Humphreys and Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht Josepha Madigan at the launch of the Audiovisual Action Plan in June. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

There’s a tradition in Britain that whenever a politician inherits the culture portfolio, any past utterance they have ever made about their cultural (...)

Fatima Boudchar, wife of Libyan politician Hakim Belhadj, and their son Abderrahim, arriving at the House of Commons on Thursday to hear an apology from prime minister Theresa May over the role of British spies in the 2004 rendition of Ms Boudchar and her husband to Libya. Photograph: Hannah McKay/Reuters

Britain has apologised to a Libyan former rebel and his wife over the role of British spies in their 2004 rendition to Libya, where they were detained(...)

Britain’s prime minister Theresa May making a statement in the House of Commons defending British participation in air strikes on Syria. Photograph: AFP/PRU/Getty Images

Theresa May faced widespread criticism from opposition MPs on Monday for her failure to consult parliament ahead of Saturday’s air strikes against Syr(...)

People walk in the neighbourhood of the Grenfell Tower, destroyed in a catastrophic fire, in  London. Photograph: Reuters/Peter Nicholls

Fresh efforts to pin down the true death toll of the Grenfell Tower tragedy have begun with an offer of legal protection for its subletters. In a pus(...)

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