UK PM Boris Johnson seeks to stay in power until the mid-2030s

UK PM Boris Johnson seeks to stay in power until the mid-2030s

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson. Joe Gidden | Reuters British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Saturday he aims to remain in power until the middle of the next decade, despite calls for him to quit, which would make him the country’s longest continuously serving leader in 200 years. Earlier this month, Johnson survived a … Read more

Rail walk-out kicks off in UK amid fears of a summer of pay strikes

Rail walk-out kicks off in UK amid fears of a summer of pay strikes

Forty thousand UK Network Rail staff and workers at 13 train operators have staged walkouts over pay in Britain’s biggest rail strike in 30 years. Jeff J Mitchell | Getty Images News | Getty Images LONDON — A days-long rail walkout that is causing severe travel disruption across Britain could be just the beginning of … Read more

UK sets out new law to change post-Brexit Northern Ireland trade | Brexit News

UK sets out new law to change post-Brexit Northern Ireland trade |  Brexit News

The United Kingdom has set out steps to try to break the deadlock with the European Union on post-Brexit trade with Northern Ireland, lining up a new law that would effectively override parts of a deal and further inflame ties with Brussels. In a statement to parliament on Tuesday, Foreign Secretary Liz Truss said planned … Read more