The Listening Post

How the 'war on terror' coverage affected the UK vote

Is the British media out of touch with the public in the 'terrorism' debate?

Opinion

To save the left – look to Britain's Labour party

To win back popular support, it seems that the left only needs to remember that it is, unashamedly, the left.

Rachel Shabi

by Rachel Shabi

Rachel Shabi

The Listening Post

Britain votes: How terror shaped the election coverage

We examine how acts of terror shaped the British media narrative in the run-up to the UK election. Plus, Cuban cinema.

Theresa May

Britain's PM ignores calls to quit after shock result

Britain's PM apologises for losing Conservatives' majority after snap election, but vows to continue despite anger.

Theresa May shuns calls to resign after shock result

United Kingdom

UK's May to form minority government

Conservative leader receives mandate from queen to form new government, despite losing her majority in general election.

Jeremy Corbyn

Who is Jeremy Corbyn, leader of Britain's Labour Party?

The 68-year-old socialist was usually seen on backbenches. Now, he's within striking distance of 10 Downing Street.

Profile: Who is Jeremy Corbyn?

Europe

UK reacts: 'Theresa May has won own goal of the season'

Celebration, disappointment and jokes run through British social media as latest projections show a hung parliament.

'In shock': Social media reacts to UK election

Europe

May or Corbyn? Britons vote in key election

PM Theresa May's Conservatives hold lead in opinion polls but Jeremy Corbyn's Labour Party trails closely behind.

UK election: Britain goes to polls in heated contest

Elections

Britain readies for election after tumultuous campaign

Polls put Corbyn between one and 12 points behind May with youth turnout expected to decide the outcome of the vote.

Europe

UK polls: Little hope for people reliant on food banks

With food insecurity a hot-button issue in UK politics, the individuals who survive on food aid share their stories.

UK polls: Little hope for people reliant on food banks

United Kingdom

UK election: Croydon Central, Labour's must-win seat

Labour lost the 2015 contest by just 165 votes and it needs a win this year to stand any chance of forming a government.

UK election: Croydon Central, Labour's must-win seat

Elections

Who will the UK vote for?

On the streets of London, voters talk about who they'll be voting for and why.

Security high on voters' minds ahead of UK election

Reporter's Notebook

How will Scotland vote in the UK general election?

Following Brexit and now growing calls for a second independence referendum, how will the Scots vote in Thursday's election?

Politics

The UK elections explained

Al Jazeera breaks down the election process and the main contenders.

The UK elections explained

United Kingdom

UK elections since 1945

A look at the history of elections in the United Kingdom.

UK elections since 1945