Margaret Thatcher

UK PM Liz Truss's political journey takes perilous new twist

Truss is no stranger to screeching U-turns. She began her political journey as the Liberal Democrat-supporting daughter of progressive parents and opposed the monarchy and Brexit.

published on : 14th October 2022

Liz Truss: An heir to Thatcher intent on shaking up Britain

Truss, Britain’s foreign secretary, was named winner on Monday in the contest to replace the scandal-plagued Boris Johnson as Conservative Party leader and the country's prime minister.

published on : 5th September 2022

Rishi Sunak, Liz Truss pledge to tackle energy crisis as British PM countdown begins

The issue of a cost-of-living crisis caused by spiralling energy costs in the wake of the Russia-Ukraine conflict has dominated the race to replace Boris Johnson.

published on : 4th September 2022