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Tag: theresa May cabinet

  • Tuesday, January 9th 2018 - 08:14 UTC

    PM May's mini reshuffle of the cabinet: much expectation but little action

    The most powerful ministers remained in place, and Education Secretary Justine Greening quit the government after refusing to move to a new post.

    Prime Minister Theresa May attempted to re-energize her government with a Cabinet shake-up Monday as Britain prepares for a crucial phase in the negotiations over its departure from the European Union. But May, who heads a minority government divided over Brexit, had limited room to make changes, and the overhaul could reinforce perceptions that her authority is fragile.

  • Monday, November 6th 2017 - 08:27 UTC

    Sex related allegations involving cabinet ministers further weaken Theresa May's government

    First Secretary of State Damian Green, May’s deputy, denied a Sunday Times report that police had found “extreme” pornography on his computer

    The scandal surrounding Britain’s political class deepened Sunday with more allegations of sexual harassment, abuse of power and other misdeeds, including new claims involving a key ally of Prime Minister Theresa May, further distracting the UK government from its Brexit agenda and again exposing the weakness and vulnerability of her Conservative administration.