Pressure on May as Grenfell Tower death toll rises

British police say now 79 feared dead as opposition mounts pressure on government to relocate residents.

UK: Pressure on May as Grenfell Tower death toll rises


58 presumed dead in London tower blaze

Anger is rising against British authorities over safety failings and a widely perceived slow release of information.

UK police: 58 presumed dead in Grenfell Tower blaze


Was the UK election a rejection of Brexit?

We ask former Conservative minister Norman Lamont if the vision of a 'hard' Brexit is over and where the UK is headed.


May 'to delay unveiling policy' amid political turmoil

UK government will delay by 'a few days' presentation of its programme in parliament after shock election, BBC reports.

UK 'to delay Queen's Speech' amid political crisis

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?

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

Inside Story

How long can Britain's May cling to power?

UK Conservative Party to form minority government with the help of the DUP after Thursday's vote.

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UK's May to form minority government

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


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


Exit poll shows Tories falling short of majority

Poll by broadcasters shows Tories in lead after tumultuous campaign brought to a halt twice by ISIL-inspired attacks.

UK: Exit poll points to Tory falling short of majority


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


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.

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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


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