'Changing a lot of nappies': UK PM Boris Johnson admits he has 6 children

Johnson had conceived a daughter during an extramarital relationship and has been divorced twice. He has four children from his second wife Marina Wheeler

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EU 'not informed' on US, UK and Australia alliance

The announcement has fuelled fears that Europe is being cut out by Washington, with EU capitals still smarting over the way the US handled the withdrawal from Afghanistan

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UK launches post-Brexit review of EU laws

Brexit minister David Frost told the upper chamber House of Lords that the special status accorded retained EU law would be abolished as part of the review

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UK's Boris Johnson reshuffles his cabinet; Dominic Raab ousted for Afghan crisis

Dominic Raab has been removed from the position by UK's Boris Johnson following criticism over his handling of the Afghan crisis. However, he retains his position as Deputy Prime Minister

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UK PM Boris Johnson mourns mother Charlotte Johnson Wahl's death  

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is mourning the death of his mother Charlotte Johnson Wahl. The 79-year-old professional painter passed away "suddenly and peacefully" at St Mary's Hospital in…

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'UK will deploy 600 troops': Boris Johnson vows not to turn back on Afghanistan

Johnson says that it is imperative that we do not abandon Afghanistan, since 'a change of regime is now happening' but no one knows what kind of regime it will be.

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UK PM faces ‘backbench’ rebellion over hunger, poverty in home counties 

Boris Johnson is in dire straits as of now as the United Kingdom prime minister is facing another backbench rebellion over the Treasury’s spending this autumn. A Tory MP has hit out at '…

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UK's Rishi Sunak urges Boris Johnson to relax Covid travel restrictions

Rishi Sunak has reportedly called UK’s entry and exit rules to be 'out of step with our international competitors', and has stressed that these rules have particularly negatively impacted the…

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UK PM Boris Johnson, wife Carrie expecting second child after miscarriage

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson and wife Carrie are expecting second child. The couple already have a son, Wilfred, who was born in April 2020. In an announcement on her Instagram page, Carrie…

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UK government is letting people get infected by Covid, aide claims

Boris Johnson's government has reopened the economy, including bars, pubs, nightclubs and restaurants. All social distancing and mask wearing rules have been abandoned which has drawn criticism…

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All you need to know about 'pingdemic' gripping Britain

With millions of workers and schoolkids currently forced to stay home under COVID-19 tracing rules, in what has been dubbed a 'pingdemic' after the phone app used to contact, or ping, people who…

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UK PM Johnson reverses plan to skip quarantine after COVID-19 exposure

Abandoning heavily criticised plans to take part in a pilot scheme that would have allowed them to continue working, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and finance minister Rishi Sunak will both…

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UK PM, finance minister exposed to COVID-19, confined to office work

After being identified as a contact of someone, who tested positive for the virus, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his finance minister Rishi Sunak will be limited to working from their…

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As England set for rule easing, PM Johnson warns pandemic not over

Even as Britain is witnessing a spike in coronavirus cases, Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to confirm plans on Monday to remove Covid restrictions in England from July 19 

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UK government is letting people get infected by Covid, aide claims

Boris Johnson's government has reopened the economy, including bars, pubs, nightclubs and restaurants. All social distancing and mask wearing rules have been abandoned which has drawn criticism…

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All you need to know about 'pingdemic' gripping Britain

With millions of workers and schoolkids currently forced to stay home under COVID-19 tracing rules, in what has been dubbed a 'pingdemic' after the phone app used to contact, or ping, people who…

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UK PM Johnson reverses plan to skip quarantine after COVID-19 exposure

Abandoning heavily criticised plans to take part in a pilot scheme that would have allowed them to continue working, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and finance minister Rishi Sunak will both…

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UK PM, finance minister exposed to COVID-19, confined to office work

After being identified as a contact of someone, who tested positive for the virus, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his finance minister Rishi Sunak will be limited to working from their…

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As England set for rule easing, PM Johnson warns pandemic not over

Even as Britain is witnessing a spike in coronavirus cases, Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to confirm plans on Monday to remove Covid restrictions in England from July 19 

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UK PM to announce high street regeneration plans next week

In a speech next week, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will explain how a new High Streets strategy will help local communities thrive. He is going to allow dining on pavements to help…

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Brussels warns UK its Brexit bill is final

Both parties are already at loggerheads over several parts of the UK-EU withdrawal agreement, and the discrepancy could further worsen matters

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New Zealand will not follow UK's 'live with Covid' policy: Jacinda Ardern

New Zealand has also said that the UK will be added to the 'no-fly' list if Covid cases increase after restrictions are relaxed in the country

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UK PM Johnson to set out plans for final step of easing Covid lockdown

Data suggests that cases will continue to rise as restrictions are eased, but the link to hospitalisations and deaths has been weakened by the vaccination programme, the UK government said

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UK PM Johnson stands by health secretary, who broke COVID-19 rules by kissing aide

The Sun newspaper, which published the photographs of Matt Hancock and the aide on its front page, said the images were taken last month, before the government lifted rules banning intimate…

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UK: Boris Johnson accepts Matt Hancock's apology amid affair controversy

The matter came to light when a local publication, The Sun newspaper, published a story revealing a still for a security camera in which Hancock can be seen kissing a close aide in his office…

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Russia warns Britain against unacceptable 'provocation' in Black Sea

Britain said Russia was sowing inaccuracies and disputed Russia's account, saying no warning shots had been fired and that no bombs had been dropped in the path of the Royal Navy destroyer…

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Queen holds first 'live 'audience with UK PM Boris Johnson since March 2020

The monarch also spoke with the prime minister in-person when she met with world leaders at the UK-hosted G7 summit in Cornwall in southwest England earlier this month

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Not much progress: Britain keeps all options open in Northern Ireland row

Frustration in the British government is also rising because London has offered a number of proposals to solve a standoff with the European Union over Northern Ireland but has not had a lot back,…

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Australia touts 'great win' in Britain's first post-Brexit trade deal

The agreement will be Britain's first trade deal since Brexit, and comes as London seeks to expand commercial and diplomatic links in the Indo-Pacific region

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Brexit tensions are a test for Europe, says French minister

The tensions between Britain and the EU threatened to overshadow the Group of Seven summit's conclusion on Sunday, with London accusing France of 'offensive' remarks that Northern Ireland was not…

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'Whatever it takes', UK PM Johnson warns EU over post-Brexit trade

The threat by Johnson seemed to break a temporary truce in a war of words over part of the Brexit deal that covers border issues with Northern Ireland, the focus for tensions since Britain…

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EU leaders to threaten UK PM with trade war over Northern Ireland: The Times

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron will use one-to-one meetings with Johnson on Saturday to demand that Britain honours the terms of the Brexit deal in relation…

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From blimps to Pikachus, protesters gather to demand G7 action

Leaders from the United States, Japan, Italy, Germany, France and Canada are joining UK's Boris Johnson on Friday for the three-day summit in the…

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Humanity has to 'grow up', tackle climate change, UK PM wants to tell leaders at UNGA 2021

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson wants to tell world leaders at UNGA 2021 that humanity has to 'grow up' and tackle climate change. The leader wants to say that humans need to stop trashing the…

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'Changing a lot of nappies': UK PM Boris Johnson admits he has 6 children

Johnson had conceived a daughter during an extramarital relationship and has been divorced twice. He has four children from his second wife Marina Wheeler

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EU 'not informed' on US, UK and Australia alliance

The announcement has fuelled fears that Europe is being cut out by Washington, with EU capitals still smarting over the way the US handled the withdrawal from Afghanistan

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UK launches post-Brexit review of EU laws

Brexit minister David Frost told the upper chamber House of Lords that the special status accorded retained EU law would be abolished as part of the review

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UK's Boris Johnson reshuffles his cabinet; Dominic Raab ousted for Afghan crisis

Dominic Raab has been removed from the position by UK's Boris Johnson following criticism over his handling of the Afghan crisis. However, he retains his position as Deputy Prime Minister

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UK PM Boris Johnson mourns mother Charlotte Johnson Wahl's death  

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is mourning the death of his mother Charlotte Johnson Wahl. The 79-year-old professional painter passed away "suddenly and peacefully" at St Mary's Hospital in…

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UK's Boris Johnson set to warn locals against upcoming winter Covid wave: Reports

The Prime Minister is set to announce some contingency measures such as social distancing, compulsory mask wearing and more in case the cases begin to increase again

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Greenpeace accuses UK of ditching climate pledge to secure trade deal with Australia

Britain in June unveiled the major free trade agreement with Australia, after similar deals with Japan and the European Union following London's divorce with Brussels

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Johnson defends UK intervention in Afghanistan, vows to get 311 people left behind

In order for the militia to access Afghan funds frozen overseas, Johnson says the Taliban must honour their promises to allow those wishing to leave, and respect women's rights

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UK to send four million vaccine doses to Australia, says Scott Morrison

Australia has a steady supply of the locally produced AstraZeneca vaccine, but residents have been hesitant to take it due to rare but highly publicised instances of the vaccine causing blood…

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Geronimo the alpaca is killed after four-year battle to save him fails

Geronimo was put down by staff from the Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA) after he recorded two positive tests for bovine tuberculosis (TB) and his owner lost multiple court bids to prevent…

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UK PM Johnson says G7 agreed Taliban must allow departures after Aug 31

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Tuesday the G7 had agreed a plan to deal with the Taliban, with the No 1 condition being that militants must allow safe passage to Afghans wanting to…

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Taliban warn of 'consequences' if US troops withdrawal deadline of August 31 is not met 

Amidst the calls for extension of US troops withdrawal deadline, the Taliban have issued a stark warning against the move…

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Britain to push for sanctions on Taliban at G7 meeting: Sources

Britain plans to push world leaders to consider new sanctions on the Taliban when the G7 group of advanced economies meet on Tuesday to discuss the crisis in Afghanistan. British Prime Minister…

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UK PM Boris Johnson convenes G7 to discuss Afghanistan crisis

'It is vital that the international community works together to ensure safe evacuations, prevent a humanitarian crisis and support the Afghan people to secure the gains of the last 20 years,'…

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Biden, Johnson discuss Afghanistan on call, agree to hold G7 meeting

US President Joe Biden spoke with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Tuesday on the situation in Afghanistan and they agreed to hold a virtual G7 leaders’ meeting next week to discuss a…

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'UK will deploy 600 troops': Boris Johnson vows not to turn back on Afghanistan

Johnson says that it is imperative that we do not abandon Afghanistan, since 'a change of regime is now happening' but no one knows what kind of regime it will be.

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UK PM faces ‘backbench’ rebellion over hunger, poverty in home counties 

Boris Johnson is in dire straits as of now as the United Kingdom prime minister is facing another backbench rebellion over the Treasury’s spending this autumn. A Tory MP has hit out at '…

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UK's Rishi Sunak urges Boris Johnson to relax Covid travel restrictions

Rishi Sunak has reportedly called UK’s entry and exit rules to be 'out of step with our international competitors', and has stressed that these rules have particularly negatively impacted the…

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UK PM Boris Johnson, wife Carrie expecting second child after miscarriage

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson and wife Carrie are expecting second child. The couple already have a son, Wilfred, who was born in April 2020. In an announcement on her Instagram page, Carrie…

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From blimps to Pikachus, protesters gather to demand G7 action

Leaders from the United States, Japan, Italy, Germany, France and Canada are joining UK's Boris Johnson on Friday for the three-day summit in the seaside resort of Carbis Bay.

 

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World leaders, former US presidents welcome transfer of power to Joe Biden

Political leaders across the globe are looking forward to the historic transfer of power in the United States -- where Democrat Joe Biden will be sworn in as the 46th US president after four turbul

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After Boris Johnson whines about his low salary, here is how much world leaders earn

After reports claimed that British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is mulling resignation after six months due to his "low salary", here is how much other world leaders earn on an annual basis:

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With Macron as the latest addition, here's full list of world leaders who contracted Covid-19

French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday became the latest head of the state who contracted Covid-19. 

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Chief characters in Britain's years-long Brexit saga

Britain and the European Union struck a post-Brexit trade deal Thursday that they hope will cushion the economic blow of the UK's imminent departure from the bloc after months of tortuous negotiati

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