Conservatives back Prime Minister’s plan to rip up Northern Ireland Brexit deal despite criticism

B. Oris Johnson’s attempt to effectively break parts of the Northern Ireland Protocol has cleared its first hurdle in the House of Commons, with no Tory MP voting against it despite warnings that the plans are illegal. MPs voted 295-221, with a majority of 74, to give the Northern Ireland Protocol Bill a second reading, … Read more

Boris Johnson wants to stay in Downing Street until 2030

B. Oris Johnson has said he plans to be prime minister in the 2030s, even though conservative critics planned to oust him after voters rejected the Tories in a double defeat in the by-election. The prime minister insisted he was “actively thinking” about running in the next two general elections to become the longest-serving post-war … Read more

By-election defeats increase pressure on Boris Johnson’s leadership

D Defeat in two crucial by-elections and the surprise resignation of the Conservative Party co-chairman have threatened to plunge Boris Johnson’s leadership into a new crisis. The prime minister was determined Friday not to go anywhere as he defended his premiership at a summit of Commonwealth leaders 4,000 miles away in Rwanda. ‚ÄúThere are still … Read more

Anthony Albanese angers crusading MPs by cutting parliamentary staff

Anthony Albanese has come under fire after sending an email to MPs warning them of an impending change. Anthony Albanese has come under fire from crossbenchers after cutting his right to parliamentary staff. The Prime Minister emailed MPs to tell them that they would only be allowed one parliamentary staff member, in addition to the … Read more

Boris Johnson’s odds of surviving the year after election defeats dimmed

T Boris Johnson’s chances of surviving the rest of the year have shrunk sharply after two by-election losses. According to Betfair Exchange figures, the Prime Minister now has 8/15 to resign or be impeached this year. Ahead of Thursday’s by-elections in Wakefield, Tiverton and Honiton, the Prime Minister was rated 5/2 to leave this year. … Read more

Conservative MPs concerned about retaining seats after double defeat in by-election

C Conservative MPs said retaining their seats in the next general election will “certainly” be difficult after the double defeat in the by-election. The party lost its old stronghold of Tiverton and Honiton to the Liberal Democrats and handed over Wakefield to Labor in Thursday night’s by-election. Prime Minister Boris Johnson acknowledged the results were … Read more

Conservatives brace for trouble as votes are counted in crucial by-election

B. Oris Johnson faces the potential loss of two Conservative seats as votes are counted in the by-election, which could raise further questions about his leadership. The votes were cast in Wakefield, Tiverton and Honiton after strife sparked by the resignation of disgraced Conservative MPs. With Labor challenging on the red wall seat in West … Read more

Exports play a critical role in transforming a developing country into a developed nation: PM Modi

New Delhi [India] June 23 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday that exports play a critical role in transforming a developing country into a developed nation, as well as creating job opportunities. Inaugurating the new Vanijya Bhawan in New Delhi, he said that the government has eliminated more than 32,000 unnecessary observances. The … Read more

Defense Minister Rajnath Singh reviews India-Australia defense cooperation in bilateral talks

New Delhi [India]June 22 (ANI): Defense Minister Rajnath Singh held bilateral talks with his Australian counterpart Richard Marles on Wednesday, reviewing the defense partnership between the two countries and the shared ambition to ensure a secure Indo-Pacific, prosperous and resilient. “A warm welcome and excellent first meeting with @DefenceMinIndia @rajnathsingh, instrumental in advancing defense ties. … Read more

Brittany Higgins: Lisa Wilkinson calls the best lawyer Matthew Collins

Matthew Collins, president of the Australian Bar Association, told Seven’s Sunrise on Wednesday morning that the host of The Project could be in deep trouble. Lisa Wilkinson has requested the services of a top lawyer, just hours after she said her Logies speech on the Brittany Higgins case was “ill-advised”. Matthew Collins, president of the … Read more