Tag: Liz Truss

Rishi Sunak
No confirmation Rishi Sunak will run for UK PM

Meanwhie, for the first time in British history, a Prime Minister could be selected by a political party by online voting. This though will only happen in the event of a run-off between two candidates. In other words, if the ruling Conservative party MPs decide on a consensus candidate, there will be no confirmatory online vote extended to rank and file members.

  • Friday, 21 October 2022
UK PM Liz Truss
Truss resigns; MP Baker says Sunak would make a good PM

UK's beleaguered Prime Minister Liz Truss, facing opposition from within the party over her handling of the economy and exit of key ministers, resigned on Thursday.

  • Thursday, 20 October 2022
Jeremy Hunt
Jeremy Hunt says Liz Truss is still in charge

Hunt and Truss are meeting in her Chequers residence on Sunday with tax rises and spending cuts on the horizon, and the new chancellor admitting that "difficult decisions" are coming over the next two weeks, before the new budget on October 31.

  • Monday, 17 October 2022
PM Modi and Liz Truss
Modi speaks to UK PM Liz Truss

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday spoke on phone with his UK counterpart Elizabeth Truss

  • Saturday, 10 September 2022
UK PM Liz Truss
Global leaders tag wrong woman after Liz Truss becomes UK PM, her hilarious reply goes viral

Now, her hilarious replies to all the congratulatory messages are winning over the internet.

  • Wednesday, 07 September 2022
UK PM Liz Truss
Liz Truss: UK's third female Prime Minister 'very, very committed' to India ties

On the India front, Liz Trauss is expected to pursue the ongoing free trade agreement (FTA) negotiations towards a year-end deadline.

  • Tuesday, 06 September 2022
Lix Truss Meets Queen Elizabeth II
Queen Elizabeth II appoints Liz Truss as Britain's new Prime Minister

Truss defeated former chancellor Rishi Sunak to take charge as Britain's new Prime Minister.

  • Tuesday, 06 September 2022
Liz Truss
Liz Truss beats Sunak in leadership battle, to be next UK PM

Sir Graham Brady - chair of the 1922 Committee of backbench Tory MPs and returning officer of the leadership election, declared 47-year-old Truss as the winner of the contest for the top job at 10 Downing Street.

  • Monday, 05 September 2022
Rishi Sunak, Lizz Truss
UK to get new Prime Minister today

The name will be announced at 12.30 p.m. (around 5 p.m. IST) and the winner of the leadership race will take office on Tuesday after being formally appointed by Queen Elizabeth II, reports the BBC.

  • Monday, 05 September 2022