Police Launches Probe Into Downing Street Parties; UK PM Johnson Agrees To Cooperate

UK PM Johnson Refuses to Resign Over Lockdown Parties

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday rejected opposition calls to resign for attending lockdown parties but accepted that a rule that ministers should lose their jobs if they had knowingly misled parliament applied to him. Johnson, who in 2019 won the biggest Conservative majority in more than 30 years, is braced for the publication […]

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New 'Wine Time Fridays' Report Leave British PM Boris Johnson With New Hangover

UK PM Johnson Defiant as ‘Partygate’ Report Looms

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday defended his government’s record and vowed to fight on as he braced for a potentially damning report into lockdown-breaching parties. The final report from an investigation by senior civil servant Sue Gray has not yet been submitted to Downing Street, the government said. The explosive confirmation that London’s […]

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Snippets from UK: Covid Spreads like Wildfire in Britain with over 200,000 New Cases Reported in 24 Hours

British PM Flags Vaccine Bond, FTA Talks with India in Republic Day Message

File photo: Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson in Downing Street, London, Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2022. (Photo: AP) Johnson said he is proud of the friendship shared by the two diverse democracies and looked forward to fortifying the strong bond over the next 75 years and beyond. PTI London Last Updated:January 26, 2022, 17:19 IST FOLLOW […]

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Police Launches Probe Into Downing Street Parties; UK PM Johnson Agrees To Cooperate

Police Launches Probe Into Downing Street Parties; UK PM Johnson Agrees To Cooperate

UK PM Boris Johnson pictured outside Downing Street in London, UK (Image: Reuters) The Met Police Chief Dame Cressida Dick said that the London police will investigate a string of events Last Updated:January 26, 2022, 07:25 IST FOLLOW US ON: London Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick on Tuesday announced that it launched an investigation into […]

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New 'Wine Time Fridays' Report Leave British PM Boris Johnson With New Hangover

UK PM’s Woes Deepen With Police Probe into ‘Partygate’

The threat to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s position deepened on Tuesday, as police said they were investigating lockdown-breaking parties at his Downing Street office and government departments. Allegations that a string of parties were held at Downing Street while the rest of the country abided by the rules have shaken Johnson’s government, prompting the […]

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Snippets from UK: As Boris Johnson's Fate Hangs in Balance, Top Ministers on Tenterhooks

Snippets from UK: As Boris Johnson’s Fate Hangs in Balance, Top Ministers on Tenterhooks

Time appears to be running out for British Prime Minister Boris Johnson. (File pic/AP) From the new controversies in the British government to Vijay Mallya’s looming eviction, a roundup of what’s making news at this time. News18.com London Last Updated:January 25, 2022, 06:18 IST FOLLOW US ON: Suspense continues: This is the week of reckoning […]

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65-year-old Woman Predicts the Future Using Asparagus, Predicted Boris Johnson as PM

65-year-old Woman Predicts the Future Using Asparagus, Predicted Boris Johnson as PM

Predictions, no matter how believable, are a concept that has transformed into an annual ritual. Therefore, as the new year kicks off, one of the fortune-tellers is here with a list of predictions for 2022. This fortune teller isn’t blind or dead but is a 65-year-old woman who can predict the future looking at the […]

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Embattled UK PM Boris Johnson’s Aides Allegedly Blackmailed Rebel MPs: Report

Embattled UK PM Boris Johnson’s Aides Allegedly Blackmailed Rebel MPs: Report

The embattled UK prime minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday denied charges that his aides blackmailed MPs of his own party who demanded his resignation over the Downing Street party scandal. Tory MP William Wragg asked any aggrieved MPs to report to the police if they have felt any intimidation. Another Tory MP Christian Wakeford defected […]

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New 'Wine Time Fridays' Report Leave British PM Boris Johnson With New Hangover

New ‘Wine Time Fridays’ Report Leave British PM Boris Johnson With New Hangover

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson witnessed weekly drinking sessions by his staff throughout the pandemic, according to a report Saturday that stoked fresh calls from his own party for the embattled leader to quit. Conservative MPs, many of whom were spending the weekend back in their home constituencies, say they are being deluged with messages […]

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UK PM Johnson's Staff Partied as Queen Elizabeth Mourned Death of Husband

UK PM Johnson’s Staff Partied as Queen Elizabeth Mourned Death of Husband

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s authority took yet another hit on Friday after revelations that his staff had partied in Downing Street as Queen Elizabeth mourned her husband, at a time when mixing indoors was banned. Johnson is facing the gravest crisis of his premiership following news of a series of social gatherings at his […]

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