Boris becomes Britain’s new Prime Minister

Boris Johnson is the UK’s new prime minister. He met with The Queen at Buckingham Palace where he was officially given permission to form a new government. The former London mayor took the reins of power after Theresa May handed her resignation to the monarch. Boris is The Queen’s 14th British prime minister. Her first was […]

Boris Johnson named new Conservative Party leader

Boris Johnson is preparing to move into Downing Street after winning the Tory leadership contest. He beat rival Jeremy Hunt by a clear margin of 92,153 votes to 46,656. The new British Prime Minister-in-waiting will start drawing up his first Cabinet reshuffle after getting the traditional desk-thumping welcome from Conservative MPs. The former UK Foreign Secretary […]

More than 40,000 runners take part in London Marathon

Tens of thousands of people have gathered in London for the biggest race in Britain. More than 40,000 runners will take part in this year’s London Marathon while crowds cheer them on from the sidelines. Athletes, celebrities and elite amateurs will compete against each other, passing many of the city’s iconic landmarks along the way. […]

Six million sign online petition to cancel Brexit

A petition calling on the British government to cancel Brexit has passed six million signatures. The Revoke Article 50 petition, due to be debated by MPs at Westminster on Monday, is the best-supported proposal in the history of the House of Commons. Rejecting the often-repeated claim that EU withdrawal is ‘the will of the people’, […]

Malta business chiefs welcomes Theresa May’s Brexit deal

Maltese business leaders have welcomed the EU decision to back Theresa May’s Brexit deal. Studies show Malta is likely to be one of the hardest hit nations by Britain’s decision to leave the European Union next year. The UK has been Malta’s strongest ally around the EU negotiating table for years. Meanwhile, Maltese students wanting […]

Malta calls for ‘sensible’ Brexit deal for Britain

Malta’s prime minister has called for a ‘sensible’ Brexit deal for Britain. Joseph Muscat made the announcement as he met with Theresa May in Downing Street. He visited Westminster for talks with the British prime minister ahead of a European Union summit in Austria this week. Mrs May talked Dr Muscat through her Chequers blueprint in […]