Palestine

Palestinian students slam Balfour celebrations to UK PM

Thousands of students write 100,000 letters to British prime minister explaining why Balfour declaration was a disaster.

Palestinian students slam Balfour celebration to PM May

Europe

Tusk revives suggestion Brexit may not happen

Described as EU’s 'toughest stress test' European Council President Tusk says the onus to stay or leave is on UK.

Tusk revives suggestion Brexit may not happen

Opinion

How May was duped by Trump on trade

It turns out the sway Britain has with the United States was over-estimated by both PM Theresa May and Brexiteers.

Alastair Sloan

by Alastair Sloan

Alastair Sloan

United Kingdom

Comedian pranks British PM with P45 resignation stunt

In front of huge audience, comedian offers leader resignation form saying it came from Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson.

UK: Lee Nelson pranks PM Theresa May with P45 stunt

Europe

UK's May offers two-year transition after Brexit

Cautious praise by EU to UK leader's speech, while European leaders urge more clarity on citizens' issue and budget.

Theresa May proposes two-year transition after Brexit

United Kingdom

UK MPs back Brexit bill branded 'power grab' by critics

After more than 13 hours of speeches, members of parliament vote in favour of bill seen as first big Brexit hurdle.

Europe

UK refuses to publish report on 'funding of extremism'

Home Secretary cites "national security reasons" for decision, but critics say it is trying to protect Saudi Arabia.

UK refuses to publish report on 'funding of extremism'

Europe

May 'delaying report on Saudi funding of UK extremism'

Publication of report, which reportedly focuses on Saudi Arabia, has been delayed by the PM, British media says.

United Kingdom

Thousands join anti-government protests in UK

Protesters vent anger at PM Theresa May over housing policy in wake of Grenfell Tower disaster that killed at least 80.

Thousands join anti-government protests in UK

Europe

UK's May faces backlash after DUP deal

Leaders in Scotland and Wales complain of austerity, and the DUP's rivals in Northern Ireland say deal threatens peace.

Europe

British PM says EU citizens can stay in UK after Brexit

Theresa May pledges to protect EU citizen rights but UK also insists it will have full jurisdiction over such rights.

Europe

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

Europe

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

UpFront

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.