Mr Johnson

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Britain’s prime minister Boris Johnson: scale of the defeeat was a serious blow to the government. Photograph:  Leon Neal/AFP via Getty Images)

Boris Johnson’s government has suffered a heavy defeat in the House of Lords over a Bill that would allow ministers to break international law by over(...)

 Labour Party leader Sir Keir Starmer (right) leaving the Garden Museum in south London on Tuesday after holding a press conference. Photograph:  Justin Tallis/AFP via Getty Images

Keir Starmer has shattered Britain’s fragile, cross-party consensus on coronavirus, calling for a “circuit breaker” lockdown in England lasting two or(...)

 Britain’s Chief Medical Officer Chris Whitty (L) and Britain’s Chief Scientific Adviser Patrick Vallance. Photograph: Will Oliver/EPA

Britain’s senior scientific experts have warned that Covid-19 cases are doubling every week and could reach 50,000 a day by the middle of October if n(...)

Britain’s prime minister Boris Johnson: Tory party grandees are becoming increasingly concerned that errors made by Downing Street are often unforced. Photograph: Jack Hill/POOL/AFP via Getty Images

Senior members of Boris Johnson’s UK government have expressed their concern at the recent string of policy U-turns, questioning the prime minister’s (...)

Education secretary Gavin Williamson: Said he would not quit over the controversy. Photograph:  Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

Ministers should seriously consider abolishing the beleaguered exams regulator Ofqual so ministers have direct accountability, the chair of a powerful(...)

Boris Johnson. Photograph: Will Oliver/EPA

Boris Johnson’s government has published plans to ensure a “level playing field” for trade between the constituent parts of the United Kingdom by curb(...)

British’s prime minister Boris Johnson will chair an emergency Cobra meeting where the decision will be made to move from the ‘containment’ to the ‘delay’ stage. Photograph: Jessica Taylor/UK Parliament/AFP via Getty Images

Britain is expected to move on Thursday into the next stage of its strategy to combat the coronavirus, encouraging “social distancing” to slow the spr(...)

UK prime minister Boris Johnson speaks during a press conference, at 10 Downing Street, in London, on the UK’s government’s coronavirus action plan. Photograph: Frank Augstein/PA Wire

Up to a fifth of British workers could be off sick during the peak of a coronavirus epidemic, Boris Johnson’s government warned on Tuesday. Police wo(...)

Boris Johnson agreed to negotiate a level playing field for fair competition in the political declaration that accompanied the withdrawal agreement. Photograph: AFP via Getty Images

Britain will reject the European Union’s demand for binding commitments on competition and environmental and social standards in return for a free tra(...)

A spokesman for Boris Johnson said ‘we and the EU signed the withdrawal agreement last month and we have said we’ll comply with our obligations’.

British prime minister Boris Johnson’s government has responded sharply to the negotiating mandate adopted on Tuesday by the European Union, accusing (...)

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