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The Guardian - 49 min 33 sec ago
Latest updates: defence secretary claims story based on misunderstanding as PM prepares to speak at Nato summit Boris Johnson seeks to defuse row over abandoning defence spending pledge Good morning. Boris Johnson is at the Nato summit in Madrid today, and Ben Wallace, the defence secretary, has been doing the morning interview round. The Daily Telegraph splashes today on a story saying Boris Johnson faces a cabinet split over defence spending . It says: The Telegraph can reveal that Downing Street...
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The Independent - 2 hours 13 min ago
PM says world needs more women in positions of power'...
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The Guardian - 2 hours 36 min ago
Remaining curbs on food imports imposed after 2011 nuclear disaster to be scrapped Food from Fukushima will be freely available in the UK from Wednesday, weeks after Boris Johnson snacked on popcorn from the Japanese prefecture hit by a triple nuclear meltdown in March 2011. Britain restricted Fukushima imports after the disaster, the world's worst nuclear accident since Chernobyl, but has gradually lifted them, even as other countries limit or ban produce from the region. Continue reading....
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The Guardian - 4 hours 6 min ago
UK government put under considerable pressure', says chair of all-party parliamentary group on banning trophy hunting The US hunting lobby has spent 1m putting pressure on the government to delay the trophy import ban, a new report by MPs has found. Boris Johnson promised to ban the imports of these trophies three years ago, but the legislation has still not gone through parliament. Because of the delay, the Conservative MP and animal welfare campaigner Henry Smith has put forward his own private...
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BBC - 6 hours 4 min ago
Boris Johnson says President Putin's war in Ukraine is a "perfect example of toxic masculinity".
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Newser - 6 hours 35 min ago
Scotland's leader told lawmakers in Edinburgh Tuesday that she plans to hold a fresh referendum on Scotland's independence on Oct. 19, 2023 even though UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson maintains it wasn't the right time for such a vote. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said the question to be asked will...
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Sky News - 8 hours 28 min ago
Boris Johnson is expected to tell NATO members to "dig deep" and prepare for a more dangerous decade with increased threats.
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The Independent - 9 hours 33 min ago
If Putin were a woman, I just don't think he would have started such a macho war'...
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The Guardian - 9 hours 58 min ago
Prime minister says Russian president's gender a contributory factor to Ukraine invasion Russia-Ukraine war: latest updates Boris Johnson has claimed that Vladimir Putin would not have invaded Ukraine if he was a woman and believes that the war is a "perfect example of toxic masculinity". In an interview with German media following the G7 summit in Schloss Elmau, the prime minister cited the Russian president's gender as a contributory factor to the conflict. Continue reading...
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The Independent - 9 hours 59 min ago
Exclusive: It was disappointing that ministers postponed action, says Ian Khama, launching cross-party report calling for urgent crackdown...
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The Guardian - 13 hours 51 min ago
Analysis: Downing Street's call for a reality check on defence spending comes at an unexpected moment Flying to a Nato summit at a time when there is a major war at the other end of Europe is a curious time for Boris Johnson to be drawn into a row about defence spending , and whether a manifesto commitment has been broken. The message from Downing St over the course of Tuesday was that a promise to increase defence spending by inflation plus 0.5% a year has become too expensive, with the cost...
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The Guardian - 14 hours 41 min ago
Boris Johnson and Liz Truss among those saying Ukraine war highlights potential Chinese threat to Taiwan Boris Johnson and his ministers are going into the Nato summit with fresh warnings that the Russian invasion of Ukraine has shown the need for extra vigilance and caution over potential Chinese action against Taiwan. Liz Truss, the foreign secretary, who is joining the prime minister at the Nato gathering in Madrid, was most explicit, calling for faster action to help Taiwan with defensive weapons...
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The Guardian - 14 hours 54 min ago
Tory rebel Sir Bob Neill attempts to force Boris Johnson to require parliamentary approval before bringing provisions into force A leading Conservative rebel has launched an attempt to force Boris Johnson to seek permission from parliament before using powers in the Northern Ireland protocol bill. Sir Bob Neill, chair of the justice committee, tabled an amendment on Tuesday that would require "parliamentary approval for bringing into force any provisions" of the legislation, which would...
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The Guardian - 16 hours 29 min ago
Launch comes days after campaigners for bereaved threatened legal action over government delays The delayed public inquiry into the UK's handling of the Covid-19 pandemic has been launched after Boris Johnson accepted calls to widen the terms of reference to consider its unequal impact on minority ethnic people, on children and on mental health. The inquiry chair, Heather Hallett, and her team of 12 QCs, have begun work under the terms of the Inquiries Act which makes it an offence to destroy...
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The Guardian - 19 hours 1 min ago
First minister tells MSPs she wants to hold second independence referendum on 19 October 2023 Today's politics news live updates Nicola Sturgeon has asked the supreme court to rule on whether the Scottish government can hold a non-binding referendum on independence, without having Boris Johnson's permission to stage one. The first minister said on Tuesday the lord advocate, Dorothy Bain QC, has written to the supreme court in London asking it to hold a hearing on whether the Scottish government...
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The Guardian - 19 hours 6 min ago
One Conservative privately tells colleagues that antipathy to Boris Johnson is creating a perfect storm Today's politics news live updates Conservative MPs are privately warning that a swathe of cabinet ministers and other high-profile Tories are on course to lose their seats at the next general election under Boris Johnson. Those with seats at risk in the south of England include the deputy prime minister, Dominic Raab, the cabinet minister, Jacob Rees-Mogg, and the former health secretary...
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The Independent - 20 hours 12 min ago
[Johnson] can barely walk, let alone show off his pecs,' Morgan said...
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The Guardian - 21 hours 6 min ago
Promise of above-inflation increase unlikely to be kept despite calls for more spending by defence secretary Downing Street is expected to ditch its manifesto commitment to increase the defence budget by at least 0.5% above inflation every year, putting Boris Johnson on a potential collision course with Ben Wallace, the defence secretary. Wallace, who is joining Johnson at the Nato summit in Madrid this week, has reportedly written to the prime minister to call for the defence budget to be increased...
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The Guardian - 21 hours 33 min ago
Letter from Lord Evans to Angela Rayner says PM must act now to avoid undermining public confidence The latest politics news live updates The chair of the committee on standards in public life has urged Boris Johnson to appoint a new ethics adviser immediately or risk undermining public confidence in the rules. Christopher Geidt resigned as the prime minister's ethics adviser earlier this month, saying he had been put in an "impossible and odious" position by being asked to rubber stamp...
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Sky News - 21 hours 46 min ago
Boris Johnson has called questions over his leadership "political commentary" as rumours mount that a few of his own MPs are considering defecting to the Labour Party.
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ABC News - 23 hours 2 min ago
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's bid to rip up parts of the post-Brexit trade deal he signed with the European Union has cleared its first hurdle in Parliament...
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