Chancellor Rishi Sunak will have to raise taxes or entrench austerity to pay for Budget spending splurge, IFS warns Sunak must 'recognise that more spending must require more tax', says respected thinktank Independent - Published 3 days ago
Britain's new finance minister keeps March 11 budget date Britain's new finance minister Rishi Sunak said he will stick with the March 11 date for the government's first post-Brexit budget, dispelling speculation that the plans, likely to entail a big.. Reuters - Published 2 weeks ago
Prime Minister holds first meeting with new-look Cabinet
Prime Minister Boris Johnson holds his first Cabinet meeting following yesterday's reshuffle. Mr Johnson's reshuffle was dominated by Sajid Javid’s decision to quit Mr Johnson’s top team after he..
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Cabinet meets at Downing Street after Johnson reshuffle
The new-look Cabinet has met at Downing Street for the first time since Boris Johnson's dramatic reshuffle. Rishi Sunak is the biggest promotion now as Chancellor after Sajid Javid quit in a row over..
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Sajid Javid wishes Boris Johnson a happy Valentine's Day
Sajid Javid has wished Prime Minister Boris Johnson a “happy Valentine’s Day” following his resignation as chancellor. The Prime Minister ordered Mr Javid to fire his closest aides and replace..
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UK's Johnson tightens grip with reshuffle
Britain's finance minister, Sajid Javid, resigned after Prime Minister Boris Johnson demanded he sack his advisers to replace them with Johnson loyalists. It made waves amid what was meant to be a..
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Who is Rishi Sunak?
After Sajid Javid dramatically quit as chancellor, his former deputy at the Treasury, Rishi Sunak, will take the job having agreed to a joint Number 10-Number 11 team of advisers.
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Rishi Sunak ‘delighted’ to be appointed Chancellor
Rishi Sunak has told reporters he was “delighted” to be appointed Chancellor of the Exchequer after Sajid Javid dramatically quit in a row with Boris Johnson over his closest aides. Report by..
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Government 'stands ready to support' public after storm
Chief Secretary to the Treasury Rishi Sunak has said the government "stands ready to support" people affected by the impact of Storm Ciara. Report by Blairm. Like us on Facebook at..
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Sunak: Freeports will be 'brilliant' for poorer communities
Chief Secretary to the Treasury Rishi Sunak has said creating 10 new freeports across the country will be "brilliant" for less well-off communities. The Government says the ports, where UK taxes and..
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Hancock hugs colleague Sunak outside 10 Downing Street
Health Secretary Matt Hancock seemed thrilled to see his cabinet colleague Rishi Sunak outside 10 Downing Street today, giving him a special wave and hug as they entered the prime minister’s..
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Indian press delighted at number of British-Indians in UK government after Boris Johnson's reshuffle Rishi Sunak's appointment as chancellor makes headlines across country Independent - Published 2 weeks ago
Who is Britain's new finance minister Rishi Sunak? IndiaTimes - Published 2 weeks ago Boris Johnson's gain is our loss – we now have a stooge for chancellor Rishi Sunak has a seat at Boris Johnson's top table the easy way, not the hard way – by doing precisely as he is told Independent - Published 2 weeks ago
Loyal and ready to spend, meet Britain's fast-track finance minister Five years ago Britain's new finance minister Rishi Sunak wasn't even a member of parliament, now he is running the world's fifth largest economy. Reuters - Published 2 weeks ago
British PM appoints Rishi Sunak as finance minister amid Cabinet shakeup UK Treasury chief Sajid Javid unexpectedly resigned on Thursday, throwing a carefully planned shakeup of Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative government into turmoil. France 24 - Published 2 weeks ago
Meet Rishi Sunak, Britain's fast-track finance minister Five years ago Britain's new finance minister Rishi Sunak wasn't even a member of parliament, now he is running the world's fifth largest economy. Reuters - Published 2 weeks ago Cabinet reshuffle: Everything you didn't know about Rishi Sunak (so that's everything then) Appointment shows how Mr Johnson and his allies reward loyalty - and stamp out dissent Independent - Published 2 weeks ago
UK chancellor quits amid Cabinet reshuffle Rishi Sunak takes over as chancellor four weeks before the Budget as PM carries out a reshuffle. BBC News - Published 2 weeks ago
Rishi Sunak appointed Chancellor after Sajid Javid dramatically quits Rishi Sunak has been appointed Chancellor of the Exchequer after the dramatic resignation of Sajid Javid. Independent - Published 2 weeks ago
Rishi Sunak to be made UK finance minister: Sky News British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will appoint Rishi Sunak as his new finance minister on Thursday, Sky News reported following the surprise resignation of Sajid Javid during a ministerial.. Reuters - Published 2 weeks ago
Factbox: Five facts about Britain's Rishi Sunak Following are five facts about Rishi Sunak, who British media said had been offered the job of finance minister by Prime Minister Boris Johnson. Reuters - Published 2 weeks ago Brexit law to return to parliament before Christmas: deputy FM Sunak Prime Minister Boris Johnson intends to bring back Brexit legislation to parliament before Christmas, deputy finance minister Rishi Sunak said on Sunday, adding that shortly thereafter the government.. Reuters - Published on December 15, 2019
The Tories need not worry. Their next bright young thing, Rishi Sunak, is just as shameless as the rest of them The best thing you can say about the leaderless BBC leaders debate is that, hopefully, no one was watching Independent - Published on November 29, 2019 Brexit: No-deal planning will continue if Conservatives win election, Treasury minister admits Rishi Sunak's comment confirms fears that the UK could crash out of the EU without an agreement in December 2020 under Boris Johnson's plans Independent - Published on November 23, 2019
British PM Johnson's party manifesto will be out by next week: deputy minister British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party election manifesto will be released by next week, deputy finance minister Rishi Sunak said. Reuters - Published on November 22, 2019 Tory treasury minister mocked by live audience for refusing to cost party's spending plans while claiming to know Labour's Laughter as Rishi Sunak fails – four times – to answer question on the 'cost of Johnson', despite hotly-disputed Tory dossier on 'cost of Corbyn' Independent - Published on November 12, 2019
UK can afford to boost spending on no-deal Brexit preparations: minister Britain is "turbocharging" preparations for leaving the European Union without a divorce deal and can afford to spend money doing so, junior Treasury minister Rishi Sunak said on Sunday. Reuters - Published on July 28, 2019 Infosys founder Narayana Murthy's son-in-law Rishi Sunak among 3 Indian-origin MPs to join UK PM Boris Johnson's Cabinet Rishi Sunak, the son-in-law of Infosys co-founder Narayana Murthy, was among three Indian-origin ministers in Boris Johnson's new cabinet. Firstpost - Published on July 25, 2019