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UK's Johnson: 127 drivers applied for fuel trucker visas

UK's Johnson: 127 drivers applied for fuel trucker visas

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Tuesday that 127 drivers had applied for fuel trucker visas amid an acute shortage of drivers that has strained supply chains to breaking point.

UK PM, finance minister exposed to Covid, confined to office work

UK PM, finance minister exposed to Covid, confined to office work

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his finance minister Rishi Sunak will be limited to working from their offices and subject to daily Covid-19 testing after being identified as a contact of someone who tested positive for the virus.

Boris Johnson weds fiancee in 'secret' weekend ceremony

Boris Johnson weds fiancee in 'secret' weekend ceremony

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his fiancee Carrie Symonds married over the weekend, his office confirmed Sunday, in what media reports have described as a "secret ceremony".

UK PM Johnson cancels trip to India due to coronavirus worries

UK PM Johnson cancels trip to India due to coronavirus worries

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday cancelled a planned trip to India, scheduled to take place next week, due to the current coronavirus situation in India, Johnson's office said.

British PM rules out return of Parthenon Marbles to Greece

British PM rules out return of Parthenon Marbles to Greece

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson ruled out the return of the Parthenon Marbles to Greece in an interview published Friday, insisting the artefacts were legally acquired by Britain.

UK discusses action after confirmation new Covid strain spreads more quickly

UK discusses action after confirmation new Covid strain spreads more quickly

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson discussed with his senior ministers on Saturday what urgent action to take after it was confirmed that a new strain of the Covid-19 virus could spread more quickly and lead to a surge in cases.

British PM announces new measures to combat Covid-19 pandemic

British PM announces new measures to combat Covid-19 pandemic

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced a package of new measures to combat the second wave of the outbreak of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic in the country.

As Covid-19 resurges, Johnson pleads with UK: obey the rules

As Covid-19 resurges, Johnson pleads with UK: obey the rules

Prime Minister Boris Johnson urged the British people on Wednesday to obey rules imposed to tackle a rapidly accelerating second wave of the coronavirus outbreak, cautioning that otherwise a tougher lockdown could follow.

UK PM Johnson says no fans will be allowed at sports pilot events

UK PM Johnson says no fans will be allowed at sports pilot events

Spectators will not be allowed to attend pilot sports events for at least two weeks due to a spike in COVID-19 infection rates, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday putting a halt on plans to return to some kind of sporting normality.

Britain eyes normal life by Christmas, but preparing for second Covid-19 wave

Britain eyes normal life by Christmas, but preparing for second Covid-19 wave

Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he hoped Britain could return to normality before Christmas, setting out a phased removal of lockdown restrictions, but warned that while he was hoping for the best, the country must

UK PM blasted for £900,000 plane paint job

UK PM blasted for £900,000 plane paint job

Prime Minister Boris Johnson faced scorn and ridicule Wednesday after the government revealed it will spend nearly a million pounds repainting his official plane the colours of the Union Jack.

Britain reviews distancing rule for next stage of easing lockdown

Britain reviews distancing rule for next stage of easing lockdown

Britain is reviewing its two-metre social distancing rule ahead of the next stage of lockdown easing planned for July 4, when bars, restaurants and hairdressers could reopen in England, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said