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Boris Johnson’s former chancellor Sajid Javid said the prime minister’s Downing Street power grab is ‘not in the national interest’ in a withering resignation speech

Former UK Chancellor Sajid Javid delivers a withering broadside against prime minister Boris Johnson in his resignation speech. Javid launched a barely-veiled attack on the “Cummings and goings” of Johnson’s senior advisers. He said Johnson’s centralisation of power in Downing Street was “not in the national interest” and warned that […]
Boris Johnson’s former chancellor Sajid Javid said the prime minister’s Downing Street power grab is ‘not in the national interest’ in a withering resignation speech
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Rumours are mounting that Boris Johnson is about to call a snap election

There is growing speculation that Boris Johnson is preparing to call a snap general election. The UK’s government’s key spending plans announcement was mysteriously brought forward on Tuesday. Chancellor Sajid Javid is expected to unveil a series of handouts to voters weeks earlier than planned. It has also emerged that […]
Rumours are mounting that Boris Johnson is about to call a snap election
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Sajid Javid knocked out of the Conservative Party leadership contest

Sajid Javid was eliminated from the race to replace Theresa May as Conservative Party leader and prime minister. The home secretary fell out in the fourth round of voting after losing support from Conservative MPs. The race for second place behind Boris Johnson is now between Jeremy Hunt and Michael […]
Sajid Javid knocked out of the Conservative Party leadership contest
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The government’s post-Brexit immigration plans are ‘skewed’, vague and risk severe staff shortages, industry leaders warn

The government’s plans for immigration after Brexit lack detail and could lead to major staff shortages, the Freight Transport Association says in a scathing assessment of the white paper unveiled on Wednesday. Home Secretary Sajid Javid revealed the UK government’s post-Brexit immigration policy yesterday. It included proposals like a temporary […]
The government’s post-Brexit immigration plans are ‘skewed’, vague and risk severe staff shortages, industry leaders warn
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The UK government announces plans to slash EU immigration after Brexit

LONDON – The UK government has unveiled plans to radically cut EU immigration after Brexit, with free movement for EU citizens set to end and to be replaced by a more restrictive policy which will bar lower-paid workers from coming to the UK. The Home Office’s delayed immigration white paper, […]
The UK government announces plans to slash EU immigration after Brexit
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Silicon Valley is under pressure again, this time over online paedophilia

Home Secretary Sajid Javid has warned about the sheer volume of paedophilic content available online. He is expected to announce new measures to combat the problem later on Monday. The UK’s National Crime Agency revealed that it received over 80,000 industry referrals for child sex abuse images in 2017, which […]
Silicon Valley is under pressure again, this time over online paedophilia
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Sajid Javid replaces Amber Rudd as Home Secretary

Sajid Javid replaces Amber Rudd as Home Secretary. Rudd resigned on Sunday evening after misleading MPs about deportation targets and pressure over the Windrush scandal. Javid – who backed Remain in the EU referendum – has served as Communities Secretary since July 2016 when Theresa May became prime minister. LONDON […]
Sajid Javid replaces Amber Rudd as Home Secretary