Boris Johnson’s Praise For A 7-Year-Old Who Canceled Her Birthday Party Comes Back To Haunt Him

Boris Johnson’s Praise For A 7-Year-Old Who Canceled Her Birthday Party Comes Back To Haunt Him

Boris Johnson is under fire for encouraging the public to follow the example of a seven-year-old who stayed at home on her birthday during the first lockdown – and later allegedly had his own rule-breaking bash when he turned 56. On Monday, the prime minister was fighting off allegations from ITV News that a gathering … Read more

Boris Johnson hosted indoor birthday party during UK lockdown, report says – POLITICO

Boris Johnson hosted indoor birthday party during UK lockdown, report says – POLITICO

LONDON — A birthday party has been thrown for Boris Johnson during the UK’s first coronavirus lockdown despite a strict ban on socializing indoors, ITV News reported on Monday. The broadcaster reported that the British Prime Minister’s wife, Carrie Johnson, arranged a surprise meeting for him on the afternoon of June 19, 2020, when strict … Read more

Boris Johnson Had ‘Birthday Party’ At Downing Street During First Lockdown, Report Says

Boris Johnson Had ‘Birthday Party’ At Downing Street During First Lockdown, Report Says

Boris Johnson is under fresh pressure to resign following reports he had a “surprise” birthday party at No 10 during the first lockdown in 2020. ITV News claimed a birthday party inside Downing Street’s Cabinet Room was attended by up to 30 people on the afternoon of June 19. The event is said to have … Read more

Boris Johnson had lockdown BIRTHDAY PARTY in Downing Street: Carrie hosted bash in state room

Boris Johnson had lockdown BIRTHDAY PARTY in Downing Street: Carrie hosted bash in state room

Boris Johnson was facing a new Partygate crisis tonight after it was revealed he attended an event with 30 guests in a Downing Street stateroom to celebrate his birthday in 2020 while such gatherings were banned under Covid rules. In another potential blow to the Prime Minister’s authority, ITV claims he attended a gathering organised by … Read more

Australians urged to leave Ukraine as fears grow over Ukraine crisis, world braces

Australians urged to leave Ukraine as fears grow over Ukraine crisis, world braces

The Australian Foreign Office has urged citizens not to travel to Ukraine as the world braces for a possible Russian invasion. The Australian Department of Foreign Affairs has advised citizens against traveling to Ukraine, ordering dependents of Australian embassy staff in Kyiv to leave the country. In a late Monday night change, the Federal Government … Read more

Boris Johnson cast doubt on NI hike despite No10 insisting he go ahead

Boris Johnson cast doubt on NI hike despite No10 insisting he go ahead

Boris Johnson has cast doubt on whether he will stick to a proposed National Insurance hike, despite No 10 insisting it will go ahead. The prime minister is under pressure from members of his own cabinet to reverse the planned 1.25 percentage point rise in April, just as the cost of living crisis begins to … Read more

Partygate: Two things everyone points out about Sue Gray’s report

Partygate: Two things everyone points out about Sue Gray’s report

Sue Gray’s report on the parties allegedly taking place throughout the pandemic is expected to be released at some point this week. After a series of reports detailing fun meetings behind Downing Street doors throughout the pandemic – as the rest of the country followed lockdown rules – and various denials from No 10, the … Read more

Boris Johnson says he takes Nusrat Ghani’s Islamophobia allegations ‘extremely seriously’ – British Politics Live | Politics

Boris Johnson says he takes Nusrat Ghani’s Islamophobia allegations ‘extremely seriously’ – British Politics Live |  Politics

In his shared TV interview Boris Johnson refused to give absolute confirmation that the planned increase in national insurance contributions (CNI) would definitely continue in April. He defended it relatively strongly, but he allowed himself some wiggle room that suggests a last-minute rule change hasn’t been 100% ruled out. Conservative MPs and right-wing newspapers like … Read more

UK to investigate lawmaker’s claim she was fired for Muslim faith

UK to investigate lawmaker’s claim she was fired for Muslim faith

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has ordered an investigation into a Conservative lawmaker’s claim that she was fired from a government post in part because of her Muslim faith Through JILL LAWLESS Associated Press January 24, 2022, 2:20 p.m. • 4 minute read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article LONDON — British Prime Minister … Read more

Sue Gray’s report on Downing Street ‘parties’ won’t be released in full, suggests Nadhim Zahawi

Sue Gray’s report on Downing Street ‘parties’ won’t be released in full, suggests Nadhim Zahawi

youthe tragedy of kraine is to be caught between two imaginaries, the russian and the european, writes Tim Stanley. One has guns and wits, the other doesn’t (to paraphrase Stalin, Ursula von der Leyen lacks divisions). Germany refused to send arms to defend Kiev and tried to prevent another NATO country, Estonia, from doing so. … Read more