Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Graham Brady

Sunak to become UK’s first Indian-origin PM

Rishi Sunak on Monday is all set to make history as Britain’s first Indian-origin Prime Minister after being elected unopposed as the new leader of the governing Conservative Party on Diwali, following Penny Mordaunt’s withdrawal from the race.The 42-year-old...

New UK Prime Minister to be announced on Sept 5

The new leader of the UK’s governing Conservative Party who will succeed Boris Johnson as the British Prime Minister will be announced on September 5, the body responsible for the Tory leadership elections said on Monday. The 1922 Committee...

Boris resigns; to stay PM until new leader elected

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday announced his resignation as Conservative Party leader following an unprecedented mutiny from within his Cabinet and after being abandoned by his close allies in the wake of a series of scandals that...