UK general elections: PM Modi congratulates Boris Johnson for winning majority
Incumbent United Kingdom (UK) Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s C...
UK election: Conservatives win big, Boris Johnson claims mandate
Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party has won a thumping majorit...
Boris Johnson wins UK's Brexit election, hails ‘powerful mandate'
The Conservatives have taken a string of former Labour strongholds, with La...
PM Boris Johnson wins historic UK election, vows Brexit by Jan 31
Johnson, 55, who vigorously campaigned on a simple slogan "Get Brexit done," vowed that he will work "flat out" to repay the trust of the voters after the Conservatives' most emphatic majority since the 1980s under Margaret Thatcher.
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 ...
Boris Johnson calls for closure on Brexit in first speech after landslide poll win
The 55-year-old was driven to Buckingham Palace for his audience with Queen Elizabeth II for the formal government formation protocol as the final results tally handed him a solid 80-seat majority - the party's largest since 1987 under Margaret Thatcher.
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.
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 EU leaders are relieved that the Brexit saga is finally coming to an end, more than three years after Britons voted to leave, just as many are saddened at the departure of such a heavyweight member state.
European shares near record high on hopes of swift Brexit, trade deal
The UK-focused FTSE mid-caps index jumped 3.6 per cent.
Britain edges closer to Brexit: UK-linked Indian firms that stand to gain from Johnson’s win
Ajay Bodke, CEO & Chief Portfolio Manager at Prabhudas Lilladher said the victory essentially means a divorce is certain as the electorate has weighed in favour of exit strategy enunciated by Boris Johnson. With the untangling of mess, the market will heave a sigh of relief but it also creates another set of problems, he added.
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.
Rupee pares gains to close flat at 70.83 on oil surge
The rupee opened strong at 70.54 and surged further by 33 paise to touch the day's high of 70.50 to the US dollar.
Sensex jumps 428 pts, Nifty nears 12,100; UK-linked stocks rally
US and China are close to finalising a modest trade agreement that would suspend tariffs.
UK polls: Boris Johnson holds on to lead but hung Parliament within margin
In what is being pegged as a very close election that could go down to the last vote on polling day on Thursday, the model that accurately predicted the outcome in the last election in 2017 reveals that unlike some of the previous surveys, the Conservatives can no longer be guaranteed a majority.
Sensex zooms 428 points; Nifty ends near 12,100
Market benchmark Sensex soared 428 points on Friday, tracking strong gains in global equities led by optimism over US-China trade deal and B...
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