Manchester Bombing

UK police arrest man over Manchester concert attack

PM Theresa May says authorities believe they know identity of suicide bomber who killed 22 people in Manchester.

Europe

Location of the Manchester Arena attack

The UK has been hit by one of the worst attacks in the last 50 years.

Location of the Manchester Arena attack

Manchester Bombing

Witnesses: 'Panic' and 'chaos' after UK concert blast

Concert-goers say they ran frantically after hearing an explosion at an Ariana Grande show which killed 22 people.

Witnesses: 'Panic' after deadly Manchester Arena blast

Manchester Bombing

UK police: Suicide bomber behind deadly Manchester attack

UK police on Tuesday raised the death toll in an apparent suicide bomb blast at an Ariana Grande concert attended by thousands of young fans in Manchester, northern England, to at least 22 people.

Europe

Major attacks in UK's recent history

Tuesday's blast at the end of Ariana Grande's concert in the English city of Manchester, which killed at least 22 people, is being described as the biggest attack since the 7/7 London bombings 12 years ago that killed 52 people.

Europe

Manchester: Deadly blast strikes Ariana Grande concert

A blast at an Ariana Grande concert in the northern English city of Manchester has killed at least 19 people and wounded 50 others, with police calling it a "terrorist incident".

Europe

UK general election: Conservatives poll lead over Labour shrinks

The lead of Prime Minister Theresa May's party over Labour has halved after the announcement of a policy on social care for the elderly proved unpopular with voters. People have until midnight on Monday to register to vote in the UK election.

The Listening Post

UK media's obsession with Jeremy Corbyn

We look at the coverage of Corbyn and the Labour Party and ask whether the media are putting personality before policy.

Europe

UK: New cigarette packaging aims to burn out smoking

New standards for cigarette packaging have come into force in the UK, in an effort to dissuade people from smoking.

Human Rights

Why the Moors Murders 'should never be forgotten'

Ian Brady and Myra Hindley may now both be dead but their deeds remain a critical part of British criminal history.

Why the Moors Murders 'should never be forgotten'

The Listening Post

British media's coverage of Corbyn: Balanced or biased?

The Labour Party faces a right-leaning media with weeks until the election. Plus, the media black hole in Sinai, Egypt.

United Kingdom

'Airwars' tracks civilian casualties in Syria and Iraq

Abdulwahab Tahhan explains how a non-profit group in London called 'Airwars' tries to track the civilian casualties caused by air strikes in Syria and Iraq.

WikiLeaks

Five things to know about Julian Assange

The founder of the whistleblowing website WikiLeaks has been holed up in the Ecuadoran embassy in London since 2012.

Five things to know about Julian Assange

Labour

The fight for a living wage in the UK

Cinema workers are leading the campaign for a living wage as they say low salaries leave them living "precarious" lives.

The fight for a living wage in the UK

Europe

UK general election: Theresa May launches manifesto

Theresa May, prime minister of the UK, has launched the ruling Conservative Party's manifesto before the general election next month. Opposition parties also launched their manifestos earlier this week.