In his victory speech, the newly-elected Prime Minister said he wanted to "deliver Brexit, unite the country and defeat Jeremy Corbyn".
A string of resignations are expected as Boris Johnson prepares to become Prime Minister after winning the Conservative leadership contest.
The son of Lord Janner - the peer falsely accused of being in a murderous paedophile ring - has slammed police investigating the case.
Boris Johnson will become the UK's next Prime Minister after winning the Conservative leadership contest in a landslide victory.
The Labour leader has set-out measures to speed up the disciplinary process in cases of antisemitism inside the Party.
Layla Moran said new Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson is leaving the door open to any disgruntled MPs who wish to defect to the party.
The pro-Brexit activist was handed a suspended prison sentence and banned from travelling near Parliament for verbally abusing MP Anna Soubry.
She won the Liberal Democrat leadership race in a landslide, defeating Sir Ed Davey by nearly 20,000 votes.
A man who falsely claimed there was a Westminster paedophile ring has been found guilty of fraud and perverting the course of justice.
A teenager obsessed with mass shootings has been convicted of attempting to buy a gun and ammunition.
The Defence Secretary wants more legal protection for British soldiers accused of historical offences.
The 24-year-old has received "hundreds" of rape and death threats for posting videos of himself dancing in a 'Stop Brexit' shirt online.
Health experts have urged people to take care of themselves and their loved ones as a heatwave takes hold across southern England.
The Dover MP has been charged with sexually assaulting two women and will appear in court in September.
Potential new members must be anti-Brexit, and looking for reform of the British political system, according to Lib Dem MP Christine Jardine.
A prominent critic of Boris Johnson has quit as a government minister ahead of the result of the Tory leadership race.
The pro-Brexit protester will be sentenced today after he admitted calling Anna Soubry a "Nazi" and a "traitor" outside Parliament.
The former Brexit secretary defended Boris Johnson's pledge to deliver Brexit, deal or no deal, on October 31.
As the Tory leadership race draws to a close, both the Chancellor and Justice Secretary have announced they will resign if Mr Johnson wins.
The government said it is "urgently" seeking information after reports a British-flagged oil tanker has been seized in the Strait of Hormuz near Iran.
Pro-remain campaigners will fly an effigy of Boris Johnson during a 'No to Boris, Yes to Europe' rally this weekend.
The founder of pro-Brexit campaign group BeLeave has won his appeal against a £20,000 fine imposed by the Electoral Commission.
The Home Secretary singled out the Brexit Party leader in a speech unveiling his plans to tackle extremism.
A former Supreme Court judge has criticised a plot by Tory MPs to use the Queen to delay the Brexit process.
Seventeen people are being treated for injuries after two vehicles collided and then careened into a crowd during a car meet-up.
The MP rebelled against the government yesterday by voting for an amendment that could block a no-deal Brexit.
The former Labour chairman said unless Jeremy Corbyn stands down as leader the party will be “trashed” at the next election.
Two teenagers have been jailed after stabbing young man multiple times on a train in a "gang-related" attack.
Robert Jenrick urged ministers who chose not to vote with the government on a bill aimed at preventing a no-deal Brexit to step down.
Drivers who refuse to buckle up could be handed penalty points in addition to a fine as part of a suite of tougher punishments.
Teachers and police officers are among those who can expect a pay rise in one of Theresa May’s final moves as Prime Minister.
Labour peers will hold an emergency meeting next week to discuss whether or not to consider a motion of no confidence in the party leader.
Jeremy Corbyn’s older brother has claimed that climate change is "utter nonsense" as environmental activists stage protests across the country.
Campaigners have put up a billboard in Boris Johnson's constituency which likens him to the US president Donald Trump.
Columnist Rod Liddle has accused Boris Johnson of failing to offer anything new on Brexit should he win the leadership race.
Hashem Abedi appeared at Westminster Magistrate’s Court this morning and indicated that he will deny helping his brother murder 22 people.
A new report has slammed the government's efforts to eliminate flammable cladding from buildings.
Brexit Party MEP Martin Daubney said Theresa May could “absolutely” go down in history as Britain’s worst Prime Minister.
Novice drivers could be banned from getting behind the wheel at night under a new scheme proposed by the Department for Transport.
Conservative MP Robert Buckland said the party needs a leader with the “charisma and campaigning ability of Boris Johnson”.
The outgoing Prime Minister has left it too late to complain about the lack of compromise in politics, according to her biographer Rosa Prince.
The sibling of the Manchester Arena suicide bomber has been extradited to the UK to face murder charges.
The former partner of a heavily pregnant postal worker has has accepted responsibility for her killing, a court has heard.
Snow Patrol's hit ballad Chasing Cars has been named as the most-played song on UK radio so far this century.
A Gatwick train operator has been fined £1 million after a passenger was killed when he put his head out of an unlocked carriage window.
The Brexit Party MEP said the next Prime Minister has a "moral obligation" to leave with or without a deal.
The Prime Minister and Jeremy Corbyn clashed over their anti-racism records during a heated House of Commons debate.
Nearly 4,000 serial offenders were spared jail last year, despite some having as many as 50 previous convictions.
House lawmakers have voted to denounce tweets by president Trump telling four congresswomen to "go back" to where they came from.
Richard Ratcliffe said he does not know what treatment his wife is receiving after she was moved to a psychiatric ward on Monday.
The scientist is one of 67 Labour peers who took out a newspaper advert accusing the Labour Party of welcoming everyone “except Jews”.
The Conservative MP said Boris Johnson has made a “big mistake” by failing to rule out suspending Parliament in order to deliver Brexit.
He has allowed a “toxic culture” to divide the Labour movement, according to more than 60 Labour peers who have taken out a newspaper ad.