Mayor Boris Johnson denied seat in UK`s new cabinet

 Mayor of London Boris Johnson, newly elected to parliament with ambitions to one day lead Britain, was on Monday appointed to a senior political role but not to a seat in Prime Minister David Cameron`s new cabinet.

Boris for prime minister? London Mayor may finally have to show hand

 London`s Mayor Boris Johnson was campaigning on the city streets days before Britain`s general election when a young woman, thrilled to meet this political celebrity, loudly hailed him as "prime minister to be".

London's Battersea Park to stage Formula E finale
London's Battersea Park to stage Formula E finale

London`s Battersea Park will stage the closing race in the inaugural Formula E series, the local council confirmed on Thursday.

Everyone living in Britain should speak English: London Mayor

The Mayor of London has said that everyone living in the UK should be able to speak English and councils should drop the "multi-culty" practice of translating information into other languages, a proposal that could hit non-English speaking immigrants residing in the country.

London mayor says UK spies monitoring thousands of terrorism suspects

Britain`s security services are monitoring thousands of terrorism suspects in London and are involved in operations on a daily basis, the capital`s Mayor Boris Johnson said in an interview published on Saturday.

Tories pick London Mayor Boris Johnson to run for Parliament

London Mayor Boris Johnson was on Friday chosen by his Conservative Party as their candidate to fight for a west London seat at next year`s parliamentary election, raising the spectre of a future tilt at becoming prime minister.

Colourful London mayor, potential Cameron successor, plans return to Parl

London`s colourful mayor, Boris Johnson, widely regarded as a potential challenger for Prime Minister David Cameron`s job, said on Wednesday he would try to run for parliament in next year`s national election.

London mayor offers to be blasted by water cannon

London Mayor Boris Johnson offered today to be sprayed by water cannon to demonstrate that they are safe, after buying the riot control equipment for the capital despite having no permission to use it.

London city launches own domain to boost online presence

London will join a handful of cities launching their own internet domain names next year to build a greater online presence and promote the British capital, the mayor`s office said on Friday.

Britain`s baby prince `most influential` person in London

Prince George, two-month-old British royal baby, has eclipsed Prime Minister David Cameron and Mayor Boris Johnson to become the "most influential" person in London.

UK PM Cameron appoints India expert as key adviser

British Prime Minister David Cameron has promoted London mayor Boris Johnson`s younger brother, Jo, an India expert, as his key adviser in Downing Street in attempt to reinvigorate Conservative party.

UK faces drop in Indian students due to stringent visa policy

Britain`s stringent norms in student visa has resulted in decline of number of Indian students in higher education by nearly a quarter last year.

Make more movies in London, Boris Johnson tells Indian filmmakers

Mayor of London Boris Johnson today met top film and TV producers here and announced that two new Indian films are to be shot in the UK capital next year.

Indian-origin Tory politician slammed for racist slur on Muslims

Britain’s first female Asian peer has been slammed for claiming all Muslims are on benefits and vote Labour.

London Mayor mistaken for King of England, Boris Becker in Delhi!

London Mayor Boris Johnson is on a six-day tour to India to promote business links.

Mayor of London delivers cauldron petals to Indian Olympians

The Mayor of London, Boris Johnson personally delivered a memento of London`s thrilling Olympic and Paralympic Games to India`s six medal winning athletes here on Monday.

UK losing India to US, warns London Mayor

Boris Johnson, the mayor of London, warned that it "simply didn`t cut the mustard" for Britain to rely on colonial sentiment to do business with booming India.

UK Prime Minister not worried by `rock star` mayor

PM David Cameron insists he`s not threatened by the London mayor Boris Johnson`s "rock star" status.

British PM David Cameron joins Twitter

British PM David Cameron has made his debut on popular micro-blogging site Twitter in an effort to reach out to the public as the leader of the ruling Conservative Party.

London Mayor doesn`t want to be PM

Asked if Boris Johnson would be a good prime minister, David Cameron said he still had four years to serve as mayor.