UK PM Boris Johnson's allies accused of blackmailing rebels

The development comes a day after dramatic developments in Parliament, when a Tory MP walked across the floor of the Commons to join the Opposition Labour Party in protest against Johnson's leadership

published on : 20th January 2022

UK Prime Minister Johnson apologizes for attending party during lockdown

The apology was Johnson's attempt to assuage a tide of anger from the public and politicians over accusations he and his staff repeatedly flouted pandemic restrictions.

published on : 13th January 2022

British PM Boris Johnson eyes post-COVID economy as UK Conservatives meet

Despite the economic worries, opinion surveys suggest that Johnson and his Conservatives were polling ahead of the opposition Labour Party.

published on : 3rd October 2021

Oil-rich Norway goes to polls with climate on the agenda

A report in August from the U.N.’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change predicting global floods and fires created a wave in Norway that has crested throughout this election campaign.

published on : 12th September 2021

Controversies over Islamophobia dog Canada's conservatives ahead of elections

A Conservative candidate in Nova Scotia apologised for social media posts that weighed in on sharia law and backed banning the burqa worn by some Muslim women.

published on : 12th September 2021

Canada Conservative leader questioned about moderating party ahead of polls

Erin O'Toole has changed positions and moderated his party's platform on a wide variety of issues including climate change in effort to draw support from Trudeau's Liberal party.

published on : 10th September 2021

UK's Conservatives suffer defeat in 'blue wall' seat

Sarah Green, the Liberal Democrat candidate, picked up around 57 per cent of the vote and won a seat the Conservatives have held since it was created in 1974.

published on : 19th June 2021

UK PM's party rebels prepare to challenge foreign aid cuts

Johnson has been promoting the G7 meeting as an opportunity for Britain to assert itself on the global stage following the nation's departure from the European Union.

published on : 7th June 2021

UK's Conservative Party strikes early blow to opposition Labour Party in elections

The results of Thursday's election in Hartlepool showed the Conservative candidate Jill Mortimer winning with 15,529 votes, or nearly 52% of the vote.

published on : 7th May 2021

Australia's ruling conservative coalition elected to surprise third term

The conservatives became a rare minority government after they dumped Malcolm Turnbull for Morrison in an internal power struggle last August.

published on : 18th May 2019

Key points from Britain election manifestos

Britain goes to the polls to elect the prime minister who will chart Britain's course through Brexit negotiations.

published on : 8th June 2017