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Michael Gove sacked as justice secretary as rival Johnson gets plum job - The Guardian

Leave campaigner, who has clashed with Theresa May, appears to be paying price for turning on fellow Brexiter and new foreign secretary. Rowena Mason Political correspondent. Thu 14 Jul 2016 06.13 EDT Last modified on Tue 13 Mar 2018 13.57 EDT.and more »

Theresa May's Cabinet reshuffle recap: PM completes brutal purge of top Tories - but Jeremy Hunt survives -

Theresa May has finished unveiling her top team in a marathon Cabinet reshuffle that made Boris Johnson Foreign Secretary. Tory big guns Michael Gove, Nicky Morgan and John Whittingdale were sacked in quick succession in a brutal piece of justice for ...and more »

New PM Theresa May culls Cameron's cabinet - Financial Times

Theresa May conducted a ruthless cull of David Cameron's old cabinet as she put together a new administration with a rightwing flavour to deal with the political and economic fallout of the Brexit referendum. Mr Cameron's modernising allies, including ...and more »

Theresa May wields the axe on Cameron's Notting Hill set in 'most ruthless cull in modern British political history ... -

Theresa May has begun a brutal cull of the Cabinet in her her first day as Prime Minister. Nine ministers were sacked or resigned, making it one of the most brutal reshuffles in modern British political history. A number of her predecessor's closest ...and more »

WILLIAM HILL: Boris Johnson will be the first new cabinet minister to resign - Business Insider

It has been less than 24 hours since British Prime Minister Theresa May started to announce her new Cabinet, but William Hill has already placed odds on who will be the first depart his or her post — and it's not looking good for Boris Johnson. The ...and more »

Leadsom promoted and Gove sacked as Theresa May overhauls cabinet - The Guardian

New prime minister elevates her one-time leadership rival but axes the justice, education and culture secretaries. Peter Walker Political correspondent. @peterwalker99. Thu 14 Jul 2016 13.45 EDT First published on Thu 14 Jul 2016 05.35 EDT. Share on ...and more »

Theresa May, New British Prime Minister, Gives Boris Johnson a Key Post - New York Times

LONDON — After a startlingly swift transfer of power that made her Britain's prime minister, Theresa May took charge of a new government on Wednesday, vowing to honor the referendum to leave the European Union and naming Boris Johnson, the former ...and more »

Theresa May sacks Michael Gove from Cabinet with brutal justice after top Tory knifed Boris Johnson -

Michael Gove's dreams of power ended in disaster today as Theresa May rained down brutal justice by sacking him from the Cabinet. The humiliated Justice Secretary paid the ultimate price for knifing Boris Johnson out of the Tory leadership race. While ...and more »

Most Tory newspapers praise Theresa May's cabinet reshuffle - The Guardian

But the Times and the Sun lament Michael Gove's sacking and every paper questions the wisdom of appointing Boris Johnson as foreign secretary. Contact author. @GreensladeR. Fri 15 Jul 2016 04.04 EDT Last modified on Wed 31 May 2017 12.01 EDT.and more »

Michael Gove sacked as Justice Secretary by Theresa May - The Independent

Michael Gove has been sacked as Justice Secretary as Theresa May continued the process of appointing ministers to her new administration. Mr Gove, who was hoping to carry on with prison reforms at the Justice department, was eliminated from the ...and more »