UpFront

Can the EU survive the populist wave?

The EU must "get its act together" and become a "real union", or else disappear, says former Belgian PM Guy Verhofstadt.

United States

Russia, NATO, torture dominate Trump-May talks

UK prime minister becomes first foreign leader to meet Donald Trump since he was sworn in as US president a week ago.

United States

UK's May becomes first foreign leader to meet Trump

Britain's prime minister arrives in Washington for discussions on a wide range of issues, including trade and security.

Theresa May

Theresa May and the Brexit divide

'She has none of the normal parliamentary and media constraints and is one of UK's most powerful prime ministers...'

Brexit

Why a hard Brexit will cost the UK more than Europe

Brussels has several cards up its sleeve that could hinder Theresa May's plans for a clean and painless Brexit.

by Remi Piet

United Kingdom

UK Supreme Court: Parliament must give Brexit go-ahead

Supreme Court rules the prime minister must seek approval from parliament before initiating negotiations to leave EU.

Politics

Britain will leave EU single market, says PM

Theresa May announces plans for a clean break from EU bloc and promises that politicians will vote on final Brexit deal.

Inside Story

Is a 'hard Brexit' the best way for UK to leave EU?

British Prime Minister Theresa May outlines her country's plan to leave the European Union.

Brexit

UK: PM to rule out 'half-in' EU deal in Brexit speech

Theresa May to signal 'hard' Brexit that will see full break from EU as Britain prepares to leave single market.

Politics

Israel Lobby: Headlines, resignations, calls for probe

Al Jazeera releases last installment of investigation that explores Israeli attempts to influence British democracy.

Politics

May: Northern Ireland crisis mustn't jeopardise peace

UK prime minister says Northern Irish leaders have a week to resolve their differences or there will be an election.

Brexit

British pound hits new low after May's Brexit remarks

Sterling at $1.21, its lowest since 1985, after prime minister says UK will not hold on to "bits of EU membership".

Europe

Theresa May is failing Brexit Britain

From unsuccessful trade policies to a civil service in chaos, Britain is far from ready for Brexit.

by Alastair Sloan

Politics

UK names new EU ambassador ahead of Brexit talks

The unexpected resignation of Ivan Rogers came just weeks before the Brexit negotiations were to start.

Iran

Iran's supreme leader blasts UK as source of 'evil'

Comments by Ayatollah Ali Khamenei come after Prime Minister Theresa May called Tehran a "threat" to the Middle East.