Labour said his comments were “unacceptable racism”.
Several aides have lost their jobs in the cull, government sources told BuzzFeed News.
"Are They Bluffing?" The Question On Everyone's Lips As Boris Johnson's Aides Threaten No-Deal And A November Election.
BuzzFeed News can reveal Downing Street has warned big business to get on board with its Brexit plans, as tensions mount between Number 10 and the Treasury over Johnson's election promises.
One aide, asked by BuzzFeed News if their job was secure, replied on WhatsApp with a GIF of a frightened Spongebob Squarepants shivering in terror.
Two Senior Tory MPs Got A Free Trip To The Cayman Islands, Then Defended The Tax Haven Over Secretive Company Ownership
Conservative grandees Sir Graham Brady and Sir Michael Fallon accepted travel and accommodation worth nearly £17,000 from the Cayman government.
Exclusive: Blair Gibbs, the prime minister's new policy adviser, is joining Downing Street from the Centre for Medicinal Cannabis.
From a Great British Bake Off judge's son to someone who published naked pictures of students in a magazine called Intercourse, here's the new team running the country.
BuzzFeed News can reveal details from the first meeting of the new PM's top advisers and the early conversations between Cummings and cabinet secretary Mark Sedwill.
Sajid Javid has been made chancellor, Dominic Raab is foreign secretary and Priti Patel has been given home secretary as the new PM appoints radical Brexit believers to the top jobs. Read every appointment and sacking, as they happen.
*Fast-forward three months...* "Please vote for my deal?"
In a wider margin of victory for anti-no-deal MPs than expected, an amendment aimed at preventing Parliament from being suspended passed by a majority of 41.
Exclusive: Leaked emails between key second-referendum supporters, including Alastair Campbell and A.C. Grayling, reveal the campaign is embroiled in acrimony among its "warring factions".
Boris Johnson Backed A Singapore-Style Tax-Free Port At Bristol 6 Weeks After Receiving £25,000 From The Bristol Port Company
The Tory-leadership frontrunner has endorsed a report specifically calling for his donor's port at Bristol to be made a tax-free zone.
Exclusive: Labour has called on the foreign secretary to return a donation from a close associate of the Saudi crown prince.
The favourite to be Britain’s next prime minister ate at an Italian joint owned by Lycamobile — former donors who stand accused of money laundering.
Boris Johnson Has Been Accused Of "Foul Play" Over Four Alleged Data Breaches During The Tory Leadership Contest
Exclusive: Supporters of Jeremy Hunt have referred the Johnson campaign to the Information Commissioner for multiple alleged breaches of data laws.
Labour Complained To The BBC About Its Coverage Of Tory Islamophobia While Facing Criticism Over Suspended MP Chris Williamson
Labour lodged two formal complaints citing a “stark contrast” between the BBC’s coverage of anti-Muslim bigotry in the Tory party and its reporting on the anti-Semitism row involving Williamson.
Jeremy Hunt Thinks His Plan To Upset The Odds And Beat Boris Johnson To Downing Street Might Actually Work
Hunt thinks the race to be prime minister is closer than people think. His team revealed his plan to grab the keys to Number 10.
Conservative party members will now choose which of the two men will become Tory leader.