Search Result
" Rishi Sunak"

88 results

World - International
4/3/2023 11:39:16 AM
UK passport office workers launched a five-week stoppage Monday, the latest walkout in strike-hit Britain as the country reels from the worst cost of living crisis in a generation.

World - International
3/29/2023 4:17:11 PM
The UK plans to temporarily house asylum seekers in disused military bases and could use ferries and barges in the future in a bid to reduce hotel bills, immigration minister Robert Jenrick announced Wednesday.

World - International
3/27/2023 1:33:19 PM
A new immigration bill in the UK that aims to stop migrants crossing the Channel illegally on small boats from France is "incompatible" with Britain's international obligations, Europe's top rights body said on Monday.

World - Region
3/24/2023 8:12:25 PM
British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak held talks with Benjamin Netanyahu in London on Friday as protesters shouting “Shame!” in Hebrew demonstrated against the Israeli leader’s right-wing policies and his plans to overhaul the country’s judiciary.

World - International
3/24/2023 3:42:19 PM
British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak welcomed Benjamin Netanyahu at his official residence in London on Friday as protesters shouted “Shame!” In Hebrew demonstrated against the Israeli leader’s right-wing policies and his plans to overhaul the country’s judiciary.

World - International
3/22/2023 3:31:43 PM
British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak faces a rebellion from some fellow Conservatives, including his two immediate predecessors, when lawmakers vote Wednesday on his deal with the European Union to revise the rules governing Northern Ireland trade.

World - International
3/16/2023 7:34:32 PM
Unions representing hundreds of thousands of nurses, ambulance crews and other health care workers in England reached a deal Thursday to resolve months of disruptive strikes for higher wages, though the pact didn't include doctors.

World - International
3/13/2023 7:19:37 PM
British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak pledged Monday to increase UK military funding by 5 billion pounds ($6 billion) over the next two years in response to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and the “epoch-defining challenge” posed by China.

World - International
3/8/2023 6:55:52 PM
France and Britain are working on a new deal to thwart migrants crossing the Channel, which could be agreed at a summit between leaders Emmanuel Macron and Rishi Sunak later this week, a French official said Wednesday.

World - International
2/28/2023 2:36:07 PM
British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak will on Tuesday meet pro-UK unionists in Northern Ireland to sell his breakthrough deal with the European Union that overhauls post-Brexit trading rules in the province.

World - International
2/5/2023 2:37:08 PM
Former UK prime minister Liz Truss on Sunday criticised her successor Rishi Sunak "detrimental" tax policies, as the current leader also faced pressure from another predecessor Boris Johnson over his Ukraine strategy.

World - International
1/29/2023 8:45:06 PM
British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak fired the chairman of the governing Conservative Party on Sunday for a "serious breach'' of ethics rules in failing to come clean about a tax dispute.

World - International
1/11/2023 7:00:16 PM
British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak will visit France on March 10 for the first British-French summit in more than four years, the French presidency and Downing Street said Wednesday.

World - Region
1/7/2023 3:41:05 PM
British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak gathered government ministers, medics, and health service managers in 10 Downing St. on Saturday for talks aimed at fixing a healthcare crisis that has seen thousands of patients stranded outside overflowing hospitals.

World - International
1/6/2023 2:49:41 PM
UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak on Friday urged public-sector unions to hold talks with the government next week as a wave of strikes hits hospitals, railways, and other critical areas.

World - International
12/31/2022 2:29:33 PM
Britain has had a tough 12 months and its problems will not ``go away'' in 2023 - but the coronation of King Charles III will help bring the country together, Prime Minister Rishi Sunak said Saturday in his New Year message.

Business - Economy
12/14/2022 10:33:49 PM
The UK’s Conservative Party has appointed billionaire Mohamed Mansour, former transport minister under Egypt’s late longtime President Hosni Mubarak, as senior treasurer to the party, The Guardian reported on Wednesday.

World - International
12/2/2022 2:42:36 PM
Britain's opposition Labour Party has handily won a special election for a northwest England seat in Parliament, the first test of voter sentiment since Conservative Prime Minister Rishi Sunak took office in October.

World - War in Ukraine
11/19/2022 4:04:55 PM
British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak on Saturday made his first visit to Kyiv since taking office, the Ukrainian president said.

Business - Economy
11/17/2022 12:31:54 PM
Just three weeks after taking office, British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak faces the challenge of balancing the nation's budget while helping millions of people slammed by a cost-of-living crisis as Russia's war in Ukraine pushes up energy prices and slows economic growth.

Prev 1 2 3 4 5 Next