5 reasons Boris Johnson's victory could break the Union

5 REASONS BORIS JOHNSON'S VICTORY COULD BREAK THE UNION

The result of the British general election may be the gravest for the future of the Union since the nationalist landslide that led...

We're all living in Dominic Cummings' world now

WE'RE ALL LIVING IN DOMINIC CUMMINGS' WORLD NOW

LONDON - Dominic Cummings has defied the odds and won again, and this time he did it by getting out of the way. Prime Minister Boris...

 
 
 
World's cartoonists on this week's events

WORLD'S CARTOONISTS ON THIS WEEK'S EVENTS

First published in Der Standard, Austria, December 14, 2019 | By Oliver Schopf First published on Caglecartoons.com, The Netherlands,...

Charles Michel goes multi-speed to get Europe ahead on climate

CHARLES MICHEL GOES MULTI-SPEED TO GET EUROPE AHEAD ON CLIMATE

On his debut as European Council president, Charles Michel revved up a multi-speed Europe. With a crafty scheme to give Poland a reprieve...

 
 
 
9 EU countries push back on French enlargement revamp

9 EU COUNTRIES PUSH BACK ON FRENCH ENLARGEMENT REVAMP

Nine EU countries have pushed back on France's drive to overhaul the process for taking in new members, arguing that North Macedonia...

US HOUSE TAKES LAST STEP BEFORE IMPEACHING TRUMP

It took three days of meetings, marked by inflamed rhetoric and increasingly personal disputes, but the Judiciary Committee on Friday...

 
 
 

UK ELECTION 2019: HOW BRITAIN VOTED

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson rolled the dice and won - big time. His Conservative Party secured a majority in Thursday's general...

BORIS JOHNSON CALLS ON BRITAIN TO ‘HEAL' AFTER BREXIT TURMOIL

LONDON - Boris Johnson said Friday that Britain should unite after three years of angry debate over Brexit, declaring: “Let the healing...

 
 
 

JOE BIDEN WARNS THAT BORIS JOHNSON'S VICTORY SHOWS DANGERS OF PARTIES LEANING TOO FAR LEFT

Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden on Thursday sought to draw parallels between the results of the United Kingdom's general election...

POLITICO Pro Sustainability Snapshot, presented by the European Committee of the Regions

POLITICO PRO SUSTAINABILITY SNAPSHOT, PRESENTED BY THE EUROPEAN COMMITTEE OF THE REGIONS

Happy Friday everyone! It's Friday the 13th - a day that's proved lucky for one Boris Johnson of Uxbridge. His Conservative Party won...

 
 
 

MAJORITY OF FRENCH SUPPORT STRIKES AGAINST PENSION REFORMS: POLL

PARIS - A majority of French people weren't convinced by French Prime Minister Édouard Philippe's attempt to explain planned pension...

CORBYNISM WILL OUTLAST CORBYN

Rosa Prince is the author of “Theresa May, the Enigmatic Prime Minister” and “Comrade Corbyn” . LONDON - The Glastonbury cries of “Oh...

 
 
 
Scotland's nationalists head for collision course with Johnson

SCOTLAND'S NATIONALISTS HEAD FOR COLLISION COURSE WITH JOHNSON

GLASGOW - Scotland did not see this coming. The Conservatives' shock landslide victory across the rest of the U.K. in Thursday's election...

The name's Macron, Emmanuel Macron

THE NAME'S MACRON, EMMANUEL MACRON

Welcome to Declassified, a weekly column looking at the lighter side of politics. You can find it in POLITICO ‘s weekly print edition...

 
 
 
EU leaders acknowledge Brexit now inevitable

EU LEADERS ACKNOWLEDGE BREXIT NOW INEVITABLE

EU leaders said Friday they will now work to ensure close cooperation with the United Kingdom after it leaves the EU. After Boris Johnson...

The Labour civil war has already started

THE LABOUR CIVIL WAR HAS ALREADY STARTED

LONDON - Jeremy Corbyn is finished as Labour leader - the fight for his legacy has just begun. The unlikely poster child for the Left,...

 
 
 

KEY MOMENTS OF THE UK ELECTION

Within seconds of the polling stations closing, the bombshell dropped: According to the exit poll, Boris Johnson's Conservatives were...

JO SWINSON STEPS DOWN AS UK LIB DEM LEADER

LONDON - Jo Swinson quit as leader of the Liberal Democrats after a dismal performance in the U.K. general election in which she lost...

 
 
 

WHAT BORIS JOHNSON'S VICTORY MEANS FOR BREXIT

LONDON - Boris Johnson's victory puts Brexit on track - but this is just the beginning. After winning a strong majority in the December...

UK ELECTION: BORIS JOHNSON WINS STRONG CONSERVATIVE MAJORITY

LONDON - Boris Johnson has been re-elected British prime minister after a landslide victory. The Conservatives won 333 of the 650 seats...

 
 
 



Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer met Erling Braut Haaland over potential...

Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer met Erling Braut Haaland over potential transfer

Solskjaer reportedly flew to Salzburg for urgent talks with Haaland as he targets January transfer after it emerged Borussia Dortmund and RB Leipzig had already met striker Read more ...

Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta dress up in Grease costumes for the...

Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta dress up in Grease costumes for the first time since 1978

It's the first time Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta have dressed in their Grease costumes since they starred in the movie Olivia Newton-John has shared a photo of her and... Read more ...

Presidents Cup: Patrick Reed's caddie in altercation with spectator

Presidents Cup: Patrick Reed's caddie in altercation with spectator

Patrick Reed's caddie was involved in an altercation with a spectator at the Presidents Cup on Saturday after the American suffered his third straight defeat at the event. Read more ...

Caroline Flack, 40, made public vow to toyboy beau, 27, just WEEKS before...

Caroline Flack, 40, made public vow to toyboy beau, 27, just WEEKS before shock assault arrest

Fans were left stunned on Friday when it was claimed that the Love Island host, 40, had been arrested and charged with assault after an alleged fight Read more ...

Transfer news LIVE: Man Utd open talks, Liverpool done deal, Chelsea backed...

Transfer news LIVE: Man Utd open talks, Liverpool done deal, Chelsea backed to sign three

Transfer news LIVE - All the latest rumours and gossip coming out of Manchester United, Liverpool, Chelsea, Arsenal, Barcelona and Real Madrid. Read more ...

Boxing tonight: Schedule, TV channels, live streams, fight times, undercards...

Boxing tonight: Schedule, TV channels, live streams, fight times, undercards and odds

Terence Crawford defends his welterweight world title while Richard Commey takes on Teofimo Lopez at lightweight Read more ...

Man City team news: Predicted 4-3-3 line up vs Arsenal - Guardiola confirms...

Man City team news: Predicted 4-3-3 line up vs Arsenal - Guardiola confirms two out

Manchester City travel to Arsenal in the Premier League on Sunday afternoon. Read more ...

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard says he expects 'a lot more' from Christian Pulisic

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard says he expects 'a lot more' from Christian Pulisic

Chelsea's record scorer Lampard wants USA star Pulisic to follow his example and turn more chances into goals ahead of Bournemouth Premier League clash Read more ...

Chelsea boss Lampard backed to complete three signings in January transfer...

Chelsea boss Lampard backed to complete three signings in January transfer window

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard has been told he needs to sign three players in the January window. Read more ...

New Zealand: Divers resume search to recover remaining two volcano victims

New Zealand: Divers resume search to recover remaining two volcano victims

Navy and police divers are scouring the waters around New Zealand's White Island in search of the remaining two victims of Monday's volcanic eruption that left at least 16 dead... Read more ...