Boris Becker Sentenced to Two and a Half Years in Prison for Concealing Assets

LONDON – Six-time Grand Slam tennis champion Boris Becker was sentenced to two and a half years in bankruptcy filing Friday after he was found guilty by a London court of hiding millions of dollars’ worth of assets. He gives loans to avoid paying his debts. The sentence of 54-year-old Mr. Becker, who turned his …

Boris Johnson Copes With Scandal Amid Climate Conference

GLASGOW, Scotland — Prime Minister Boris Johnson returned to the United Nations climate summit on Wednesday to persuade countries to make more meaningful commitments to curb global warming. But his splashy return to the global stage has been almost overshadowed by a growing scandal over lucrative business deals from Conservative Party lawmakers. Mr. Johnson is …

Boris Johnson Urges Negotiators to Break Stalemate in Ultimate Climate

As the summit enters its final days in Glasgow, host British Prime Minister Boris Johnson pleaded Wednesday to officials and negotiators to seize the opportunity to reach an ambitious deal that would avert the worst effects of climate change. “Here in Glasgow, the world is closer than ever to marking the beginning of the end …

Review: After One Met Opera Milestone, ‘Boris’ Brings Another

you may have heard about the widely announced milestone with which Metropolitan Opera opened the season Monday: Terence Blanchard’s “Fire Shut Up in My Bones,” a Black composer’s debut. A less important but still important milestone that followed Tuesday when the company finally made the original 1869 version of Mussorgsky’s “Boris Godunov” is flying under …

Boris Johnson Finds Himself in a Dilemma About Racism and Football

LONDON — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has tried to distance himself from Donald J. Trump since the change of power in Washington and has been successful. His first face-to-face meeting with President Biden last month went smoothly: The two found common ground on climate change, and Mr Johnson called Mr Trump’s successor a “big …

Boris Johnson Finds Himself in a Dilemma Over Racism and Sport

LONDON — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has tried to distance himself from Donald J. Trump since the change of power in Washington and has been successful. His first face-to-face meeting with President Biden last month went smoothly: The two found common ground on climate change, and Mr Johnson called Mr Trump’s successor a “big …