OPINION: Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal is nothing to celebrate

2019-10-19 10:45

The deal that UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has just negotiated with the European Union isn’t the worst conceivable outcome to the long saga of Brexit. Unfortunately, that’s about the best one can say for it.

Pound watchers refuse to rule out no-deal twist in Brexit climax

2019-10-18 14:11

Currency strategists are ruling nothing out for Saturday’s crucial parliamentary vote on Britain’s deal to exit the European Union.

The frenzied fortnight that’s set to seal the fate of Brexit

2019-10-14 21:31

British and European Union negotiators are locked in secret talks in Brussels, a final desperate attempt to nail down a Brexit deal before a crunch summit starting on Oct. 17.

Deal or no deal? UK's limited options as Brexit deadline nears

2019-10-11 14:10

Hopes are rising that British Prime Minister Boris Johnson could get a Brexit deal in the coming days but it remains a tough ask - and his options if he fails are limited.

WATCH | For batter or worse: Boris Johnson cake goes on display

2019-10-05 07:41

A life-sized Boris Johnson cake goes on display at The Cake and Bake Show at the ExCeL London.

Johnson in final Brexit countdown as opposition rivals circle

2019-10-02 05:55

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson will know within days whether he can secure a Brexit deal with the European Union, as opposition figures discuss ways to remove him from power.

UK prime minister's office denies Boris Johnson sexual advance allegations

2019-09-30 14:28

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's office has denied allegations he made unwanted sexual advances towards two women 20 years ago.

Boris Johnson rallies party for Brexit fight

2019-09-29 09:35

Embattled British Prime Minister Boris Johnson gathers his Conservative party on Sunday for what could be its final conference before an election, with the gathering set to be dominated by Brexit.

WATCH | Stunning blow for UK PM as court strikes down parliament suspension

2019-09-24 20:09

Britain's Supreme Court has ruled that Prime Minister Boris Johnson acted unlawfully in suspending parliament in the run-up to Brexit, in a stunning blow that sparked immediate calls for him to resign.

No breakthrough in Brexit talks as Johnson dodges reporters

2019-09-16 20:00

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has failed to convince EU leaders he has a serious plan for a Brexit deal, then ducked out of a planned news conference under a chorus of abuse from protesters.


Johnson urges MPs to end exhausting exit process

2019-10-18 20:37

United Kingdom Prime Minister Boris Johnson is talking to MPs as he tries to build a majority in Parliament for the Brexit agreement he reached with the European Union on Thursday.

EU and UK say they have reached a deal on Brexit

2019-10-17 11:54

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson says that UK Parliament should 'get Brexit done on Saturday'.

WATCH | Boris Johnson bamboozles schoolchildren with Brexit babble

2019-10-12 09:56

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson jokes about Brexit whilst painting with schoolchildren.

Brexit minister hints UK could soften stances in EU talks

2019-10-06 18:18

Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay has suggested that Britain is open to compromise with the EU over new UK proposals for Northern Ireland, but urged Brussels to show 'creativity and flexibility'.

Serjeant at the Bar: Court ruling against Boris Johnson shows populism erodes democracy in the long run

2019-10-03 10:37

The turn to the kind of rampant populist politics of Boris Johnson has caused the outbreak of lawfare in the world's oldest parliamentary democracy. These are the implications for South Africa, writes Serjeant at the Bar.

British PM on defensive again over groping claim

2019-09-30 19:55

Britain's Boris Johnson is known for his colourful love life but the accusation he grabbed a young woman's thigh when he was a magazine editor risks a scandal as he seeks to unite his party over Brexit.

UK's Johnson rallies party with vow to 'get Brexit done'

2019-09-30 05:36

After a bruising week, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson entered the warm embrace of his Conservative party's annual conference vowing to "get Brexit done".

Limbless chickens, terminators: Boris Johnson's confusing speech

2019-09-25 11:18

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson delivered an unconventional speech at the UN General Assembly that referenced "terrifying limbless chickens" and "pink-eyed terminators" but only mentioned Brexit once.

Trump, UK PM discuss 'united diplomatic response' to Saudi attack: London zak/bp

2019-09-18 19:26

US President Donald Trump and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson have spoken of a "united diplomatic response" to the attack on Saudi oil installations, Downing Street said without mentioning a military option.

Johnson the Brexit 'Hulk' finally meets EU's Juncker

2019-09-16 11:14

Six weeks after he took office and six weeks before he is due to lead Britain out of the European Union, Prime Minister Boris Johnson is to meet Jean-Claude Junker.

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