The Guardian - 1 hour 51 min ago
Brexit and NHS high on agenda Trump U-turn on Israel settlements and what's behind a phobia of holes? Good morning and welcome as we bring you today's top election news from Labour's pledge to soak the super-rich, to Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn facing off in tonight's first TV debate. Our live coverage of the day's political news is up and running . Continue reading...
The Guardian - 2 hours 2 min ago
Dramatic intervention by senior health service bosses comes ahead of Johnson and Corbyn's first TV debate Nine in 10 NHS bosses say staffing crisis endangering patients John McDonnell to attack 100bn tax giveaway to UK's billionaires Lib Dems join pledging war over NHS with plan for extra 35bn Tories pledge whole life term for premeditated murder of a child The ITV election debate: your complete guide to Johnson v Corbyn 6.18am GMT Labour's focus today will be on skewering Boris Johnson...
Financial Times - 5 hours 18 min ago
The outlook is worrying but Boris Johnson's government has been strongly pro-science...
Reuters - 9 hours 38 min ago
Britain's opposition Labour Party will on Tuesday take aim at "obscene" billionaires, pledging a radical redistribution of wealth to cut the power of the super rich who it says bankroll Prime Minister Boris Johnson in return for tax breaks.
Sky News - 10 hours 7 min ago
Boris Johnson has issued a Brexit challenge to Jeremy Corbyn ahead of their first head-to-head TV debate of the election campaign.
New York Times - 11 hours 47 min ago
Prime Minister Boris Johnson, right, in London last week with Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of the opposition in Britain's Dec. 12 general election.
Time - 13 hours 44 min ago
She allegedly received special treatment while Johnson was London's mayor...
UPI - 14 hours 50 min ago
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Monday he will delay a planned corporation tax cut to fund public priorities.
BBC - 15 hours 21 min ago
Boris Johnson says public services will benefit as planned corporation tax cuts are put on hold.
New York Times - 15 hours 25 min ago
Protestors in Uxbridge, England, demonstrated against Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Saturday.
Reuters - 15 hours 44 min ago
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party has extended its lead over the opposition Labour Party during the past week, an opinion poll by ICM for Reuters showed on Monday, ahead of a Dec. 12 election.
ABC News - 16 hours 28 min ago
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is facing new questions about his relationship with an American businesswoman who allegedly received favors and public funds while Johnson was the mayor of London...
The Guardian - 17 hours 36 min ago
Closing summary Dow Jones hits new record high Boris Johnson tells business leaders: Corporation tax cut shelved CBI sees danger from left and right Mood in European stock markets dampened by trade deal fears Asian shares boosted by China rate cut 2.44pm GMT On Wall Street, the Dow Jones hit a new record high above 28,004.89 but the Nasdaq and S&P 500 index have slipped. In Europe, Germany's Dax, France's CAC and Italy's FTSE MiB are down between 0.19% and 0.69%. The FTSE 100 index in...
Reuters - 18 hours 11 min ago
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday he was putting on hold further cuts in corporation tax and told voters he would use the money for spending on health and other priorities.
The Guardian - 18 hours 33 min ago
She says she's kept his secrets and he's treated her like a gremlin. Could she be dangerous to the PM? Latest election news - live updates On the day Boris Johnson addressed the CBI , it's great to get a firmer idea of what he meant when he said "fuck business". And who better to give it to us than the CEO of one of the businesses he will surely end up completely fucking. Yes, it's time to hear a whole lot more from our favourite cray-cray multihyphenate, the model/entrepreneur/infosec-something...
Reuters - 19 hours 19 min ago
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson refused on Monday to get dragged into a scandal surrounding Prince Andrew, who has faced a backlash after an interview in which he denied having sex with a teenage girl and spoke of his relationship with U.S. financier Jeffrey Epstein.
The Guardian - 20 hours 3 min ago
CBI told cancelling proposed reduction would save 6bn that could be spent on public services Latest election news - live updates Boris Johnson has told business leaders he will shelve a planned cut in corporation tax, claiming he would put 6bn into public services instead. The prime minister used a speech at the CBI conference to say corporation tax will not be cut from 19% to 17%, and issued a plea for business leaders to show understanding about his priorities. Continue reading...
Financial Times - 20 hours 13 min ago
Prime minister says move will save 6bn to use on public spending...
Reuters - 20 hours 18 min ago
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday he was putting on hold further cuts in corporation tax and told voters he would pump the money into services such as health instead, addressing a central issue in the Dec. 12 election.
Sky News - 20 hours 28 min ago
Boris Johnson has pledged to postpone cuts to corporation tax, as he and Jeremy Corbyn both made their election pitch to business leaders.
BBC - 20 hours 31 min ago
Boris Johnson says the Conservative party will postpone further cuts to corporation tax if elected.
Reuters - 20 hours 43 min ago
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson twice refused on Monday to comment on Prince Andrew who has faced a backlash after denying he had sex with a teenage girl and talking about his relationship with late U.S. financier Jeffrey Epstein.
Reuters - 20 hours 54 min ago
Britain remains "seriously concerned" by escalating violence in Hong Kong and urges the authorities to agree "to a path to resolve the situation", a spokesman for Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday.
Reuters - 20 hours 57 min ago
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday the government was postponing further cuts in corporation tax.