UK election 2019: Voters head to polls across the United kingdom
After a six-week campaign, the UK goes to the polls on Thursday in a vote to...
EU leaders debate Brexit as UK polls indicates way out
With or without an agreement, Britain is scheduled to leave on January 31. Though many...
United Kingdom votes to decide the fate of Brexit, again
After failing to deliver Brexit by an Oct. 31 deadline, Johnson called the Dec. 12 e...
UK election: Conservatives win big, Boris Johnson claims mandate
Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party has won a thumping majority of seats in Britain's Parliament - a decisive outcome to a Bre...
UK government's priority is to leave EU on Jan 31, secure trade deal: Michael Gove
The top priority of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government is to leave the European Union on Jan. 31 and secure a new trade deal with the EU by the end of next year, cabinet office minister Michael Gove said on Sunday.
US, UK, other countries warn citizens against travelling NE India
The new amended citizenship law, which provides for granting citizenship to non-Muslim persecuted minorities from Bangladesh, Pakistan and Afghanistan, has put the Northeast on the boil, where people fear that it may exacerbate the problem of illegal immigration.
Labour MPs ask Corbyn to resign after UK election debacle
After facing an embarrassing defeat in the UK general election, Labour leaders have started piling pressure on the party chief Jeremy Corbyn to step down immediately.
'Not my prime minister', protesters march against Boris Johnson in London
Demonstrators took to the streets of central London on Friday to protest the result of the UK's general election, which saw Prime Minister B...
UK shares skyrocket on Johnson's sweeping win
The export-heavy FTSE 100 index rose 1% as negative impact from strong sterling was offset by a rally in utilities, retailers, housebuilders and banking stocks.
UK destined for Brexit as election triumph looms for Johnson
For Johnson, whose brief tenure in power has been marked by chaotic scenes in parliament and stark division on the streets over Britain's tortuous departure from the European Union, the victory in Thursday's contest is vindication. Johnson called the first Christmas election since 1923 to break what he said was the paralysis of Britain's political system.
UK Inc cheers Johnson win, but Brexit still looms
Johnson’s win laid to rest concerns about Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn’s radical plans to nationalise swathes of British industry and impose onerous rules on business, such as handing workers as much as 10% ownership in companies. Still, for many companies Brexit remains a worry, and executives urged Johnson to take his time and strike a business-friendly deal with the EU.
UK general elections: PM Modi congratulates Boris Johnson for winning majority
Incumbent United Kingdom (UK) Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party secured a majority in the House of Commons. The party has cr...
UK elections: Conservatives' Boris Johnson set to win massive majority
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson looks set to return to 10 Downing Street with a comfortable majority and a victory for his “Get Brexit ...
15 Indian-origin MPs register strong result in UK election
Indian-origin candidates across both the ruling Conservative and Opposition Labour parties registered equally strong results of seven wins each in the UK's General Election on Thursday, with around a dozen MPs retaining their seats alongside some new faces, taking their number in the UK's lower house up to 15.
Boris Johnson wins UK's Brexit election, hails ‘powerful mandate'
The Conservatives have taken a string of former Labour strongholds, with Labour having lost seats in the north of England, Midlands and Wales in areas that voted to leave the EU in the 2016 referendum. Johnson, who won his own seat in London's Uxbridge and South Ruislip, hailed the projected win for his Conservative Party as a “powerful new mandate”.
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