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Theresa May attacks Boris Johnson over Brexit and Covid quarantine plans

Theresa May attacks Boris Johnson over Brexit and Covid quarantine plans

Former PM warns of security implications of no deal and threat to trade from travel restrictionsCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageTheresa May has launched a double attack on
Theresa May says Dominic Cummings did not ‘follow the spirit’ of lockdown

Theresa May says Dominic Cummings did not ‘follow the spirit’ of lockdown

The former PM said she could ‘well understand’ the public’s ‘anger’ at the revelation he drove 260 miles from London to Durham at the height of lockdown.
May and Johnson hung civil servants out to dry, report finds

May and Johnson hung civil servants out to dry, report finds

Inquiry into Whitehall’s Brexit role says prime ministers failed to protect officialsTheresa May and Boris Johnson let the former chief Brexit negotiator Olly Robbins and other civil servants hang out
Ex-PM Theresa May Blames Nationalism for Coronavirus Crisis, Praises China Backing WHO Instead

Ex-PM Theresa May Blames Nationalism for Coronavirus Crisis, Praises China Backing WHO Instead

The former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Theresa May blamed the forces of nationalism and populism for the scale of the Chinese coronavirus crisis, saying that countries should instead coalesce
UK coronavirus: official death toll rises to 30,076 as 649 more people die – as it happened

UK coronavirus: official death toll rises to 30,076 as 649 more people die – as it happened

Robert Jenrick holds daily briefing as daily number of tests stands at 69,463; PM says some lockdown easing to come on MondayGovernment misses testing target for fourth day in a rowBoris Johnson
Brexit Breakthrough Slips Further Out of Reach After Virus Delay

Brexit Breakthrough Slips Further Out of Reach After Virus Delay

Crucial decisions about the U.K.’s future relationship with the European Union are set to be crammed into a dramatic final few weeks of the year after the coronavirus ate into vital negotiating time
Report: British Govt Knew UK Wasn't Prepared for Pandemic Last Year

Report: British Govt Knew UK Wasn't Prepared for Pandemic Last Year

The government of the United Kingdom was warned last year that the country was not prepared for a pandemic, with a report projecting tens of thousands of dead and trillions of pounds spent.
Johnson’s Huawei Plan at Risk as U.K. Set to Rethink China Ties

Johnson’s Huawei Plan at Risk as U.K. Set to Rethink China Ties

Boris Johnson’s plan to let Huawei Technologies Co. help build the U.K.’s fifth-generation mobile networks is under threat from mounting opposition to the Chinese company in his ruling Conservative
Windrush scandal shames the Home Office | Letters

Windrush scandal shames the Home Office | Letters

Readers respond to Amelia Gentleman’s extensive coverage and the Home Office’s treatment of those affected Amelia Gentleman is to be thanked again for her sterling work on Windrush (Windrush report:
Windrush scandal: from offhand denial to May's shamefaced apology

Windrush scandal: from offhand denial to May's shamefaced apology

Home Office response to Guardian campaign reveals official indifferenceIn the six months between the first Windrush interview I did for the Guardian in November 2017 and the resignation of the Home
Windrush report: what the Home Office needs to act on

Windrush report: what the Home Office needs to act on

Wendy Williams’ key findings on the treatment of people wrongly labelled illegal immigrantsWindrush report condemns Home Office ‘ignorance and thoughtlessness’The review found that the government
Windrush report: call for inquiry into extent of racism in Home Office

Windrush report: call for inquiry into extent of racism in Home Office

Alliance of 16 anti-racism groups says report on scandal proves ‘institutional failures to understand racism’ Windrush report: what the Home Office needs to act onAn investigation into the extent of
Windrush review to call for reform of ‘reckless’ Home Office

Windrush review to call for reform of ‘reckless’ Home Office

Critics fear hard-hitting report on scandal will be buried amid coronavirus crisisWholesale reform of a “reckless” and “defensive” Home Office is expected to be recommended in a hard-hitting review
U.K. Steps Up Efforts to Sway Public as Virus Death Toll Climbs

U.K. Steps Up Efforts to Sway Public as Virus Death Toll Climbs

Boris Johnson will launch a publicity blitz on Monday as he seeks to maintain support for his coronavirus strategy after the U.K. death toll from the disease rose to 35.
May and Javid sound warning note over budget splurge

May and Javid sound warning note over budget splurge

Former PM and ex-chancellor lead charge of MPs worried about impact of spending hikeTheresa May, the former prime minister, and Sajid Javid, who was chancellor until last month, sounded warnings over
Johnson amenaza con abandonar en junio la negociación con la UE si Bruselas no acepta sus condiciones

Johnson amenaza con abandonar en junio la negociación con la UE si Bruselas no acepta sus condiciones

El Reino Unido rechaza alinearse con las regulaciones comunitarias en el futuro acuerdo comercial
Immigration From EU to U.K. Fell as Brexit Approached Climax

Immigration From EU to U.K. Fell as Brexit Approached Climax

Fewer European Union citizens arrived in Britain in the year through September than at any time since 2012 as the political drama over Brexit reached a climax.
Boris Johnson and the EU Are Talking Past Each Other, Again

Boris Johnson and the EU Are Talking Past Each Other, Again

When Boris Johnson’s top Brexit negotiator went to Brussels to deliver a stinging speech full of threats and allegations last week, his target was the officials who run the European Union. The problem
Dave attacks Boris Johnson in Brit awards performance: 'Our prime minister's a real racist'

Dave attacks Boris Johnson in Brit awards performance: 'Our prime minister's a real racist'

South London rapper, who won album of the year for Psychodrama, also called for support for the Windrush generation and castigated the media over their coverage of Meghan MarkleAll the live performers
UK government spent £500,000 on travel to Brexit negotiations

UK government spent £500,000 on travel to Brexit negotiations

Huge bill on travel to and from Brussels reflects Theresa May’s drawn-out approach to negotiationsThe government has spent almost £500,000 on flights and trains to Brussels in the past three years