Articles about Rishi Sunak

Liz Truss defeats Rishi Sunak to win UK PM race

05 Sep 2022

United Kingdom
Liz Truss defeats Rishi Sunak to win UK PM race

After a neck-to-neck political battle with former Chancellor Rishi Sunak, Foreign Secretary Liz Truss has won the race to become the next prime minister of the United Kingdom.

UK PM: Liz Truss enjoys overwhelming support over Rishi Sunak

02 Sep 2022

United Kingdom
UK PM: Liz Truss enjoys overwhelming support over Rishi Sunak

After three televised debates, a dozen hustings, and a fiery nationwide tour, the United Kingdom (UK) is all set to get its next prime minister on Monday.

Rishi Sunak's Rs. 3.8 crore-pool comes under criticism amid drought

15 Aug 2022

United Kingdom
Rishi Sunak's Rs. 3.8 crore-pool comes under criticism amid drought

With the United Kingdom (UK) Prime Ministerial election less than a month away, Indian-origin candidate Rishi Sunak has come under scrutiny yet again for his lifestyle.

UK: Rishi Sunak surprises with debate win over rival Truss

05 Aug 2022

United Kingdom
UK: Rishi Sunak surprises with debate win over rival Truss

Rishi Sunak on Thursday looked to pull off a surprise victory in front of a studio audience in a crucial debate with front-runner Liz Truss in the campaign to become the next prime minister of Britain.

Race for UK PM: Rishi Sunak tops second round voting

15 Jul 2022

Boris Johnson
Race for UK PM: Rishi Sunak tops second round voting

By securing 101 votes in Thursday's second round of voting, former Finance Minister Rishi Sunak cemented his lead in the contest to succeed Boris Johnson as Conservative Party leader and UK prime minister.

UK: Rishi Sunak launches bid to replace PM Boris Johnson

09 Jul 2022

United Kingdom
UK: Rishi Sunak launches bid to replace PM Boris Johnson

Britain's ex-finance minister, Rishi Sunak, declared on Friday that he would run to replace Boris Johnson, who resigned as the United Kingdom (UK) Prime Minister.

Who is Rishi Sunak, top contender for UK PM

07 Jul 2022

Boris Johnson
Who is Rishi Sunak, top contender for UK PM

Rishi Sunak, one of the several Members of Parliament (MPs) from the Tory Party, left Borish Johnson's administration, putting the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (UK) on the verge of stepping down.

Boris Johnson steps down as UK PM: Details here

07 Jul 2022

Boris Johnson
Boris Johnson steps down as UK PM: Details here

United Kingdom (UK) Prime Minister (PM) Boris Johnson on Thursday resigned from the post, saying that "he's sad to give up the best job in the world."

UK: Rishi Sunak's PM prospects fade amid wife's tax controversy

09 Apr 2022

United Kingdom
UK: Rishi Sunak's PM prospects fade amid wife's tax controversy

Until recently, Rishi Sunak, the UK's Indian-origin finance minister, was widely regarded as a top contender to succeed Prime Minister Boris Johnson.