PM suggests ban on new primary schools could be lifted across the country

T he prime minister has suggested that the ban on new primary schools could be lifted across the country, saying he has “never been against academic selection”. Boris Johnson indicated that he was not opposed to the measure, but said that “you have to see how you do it”. Education Secretary Nadhim Zahawi has said … Read more

Volatile week as investors assess recession prospects

LONDON (AP) — European markets closed sharply higher Friday to end a volatile week as investors around the world took stock of inflation and fears of an economic downturn. The pan-European Stoxx 600 index closed provisionally up 2.6%, its best day in more than three months, with technology stocks adding 3.8% to lead the gains … Read more

Johnson clings to power despite electoral defeats and motion of censure

Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party suffered two major by-election defeats, prompting the party leader to resign on Friday and reducing the power of Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who ruled out resigning.Johnson, 58, acknowledged “difficult” results and promised to “listen” to voters, but also indicated his determination to continue his work as head of government.“We … Read more

London Politics Latest LIVE: Former Conservative Leader Lord Howard says Boris Johnson should resign after by-election defeats

1656068152 Former Conservative leader Lord Michael Howards says Boris Johnson should resign Speaking on BBC Radio 4, the former party leader said the prime minister should resign, adding “the party and more importantly the country would be better off under new leadership.” He then said: “Cabinet members must consider their positions very carefully. “It may … Read more

People are calling Boris Johnson time (again) after Tory by-election defeats: ‘He’s a toast’

In Tiverton and Homerton, voters chose the Liberal Democrats to replace their previous Conservative MP, while in Wakefield a new Labor MP was elected. In the wake of the setback, Conservative Party chairman Oliver Dowden also resigned from the government, explaining that someone “must take responsibility” for the defeats. Yet the prime minister remains defiant, … Read more

UK by-election: Johnson takes a hit as Conservatives lose two seats | Boris Johnson News

The polls in Wakefield, Tiverton and Honiton were the first since the prime minister narrowly survived a confidence vote this month. The UK’s Conservative Party has been defeated in two parliamentary by-elections, defeats that dealt a heavy blow to the leadership of embattled Prime Minister Boris Johnson and prompted the resignation of the party’s chairman. … Read more

Tories lose Tiverton and Wakefield in worst partial election defeat in history

Mr. Johnson’s leadership has been shaken while he is out of the country, with the Prime Minister currently in Rwanda while attending the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting. Dowden’s resignation will inevitably spark speculation as to whether other senior Tory figures might step down. The last time a government lost two by-elections on the same … Read more

Boris Johnson’s party loses a previously secure parliamentary seat

LONDON: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson Conservative Party he lost a previously secure parliamentary seat in the south of England on Friday, a sign of deep voter discontent after months of scandals and a growing cost-of-living crisis. the centrist Liberal Democratic Party candidate, richard fordwon the Tiverton and the Honiton seat by a majority of … Read more

Boris Johnson suffers double humiliation in by-elections

B. Oris Johnson’s leadership of the Tory party suffered a double blow when voters rejected the Conservatives in two crucial by-elections. In Tiverton and Honiton, the Liberal Democrats overturned a 24,000 Conservative majority to win, while Labor recaptured Wakefield. The contests, sparked by the resignation of disgraced Conservatives, offered voters the chance to deliver their … Read more

Johnson’s Conservative Party loses by-election – Alittihad Newspaper

Johnson’s Conservative Party loses by-electionAlittihad Newspaper Al Ittihad Newspaper By-elections pose a severe test for Boris JohnsonAl Bayan Newspaper Johnson refuses to resign if he loses a by-electionmiddle eastern newspaper See full news coverage on Google News