James Brownsell

James Brownsell

James Brownsell is Al Jazeera Online's Europe news editor. He was previously the managing editor of The New Arab.

United Kingdom

Seven signs of things to come in Brexit Britain

Tories have been back in office for a week, but have already given a glimpse of Britain's post-Brexit future.

Seven signs of things to come in Brexit Britain

Europe

Brexit Britain braces for election while waiting for EU decision

Anxious wait drawing out in Britain's corridors of power as EU leaders set to decide whether to grant UK Brexit delay.

Brexit Britain braces for election while waiting for EU decision

United Kingdom

Can the Great British Boris Brexit still happen?

Boris Johnson has left it to the last minute to get a deal on Brexit, but agreement may not take much longer.

Can the Great British Boris Brexit still happen?

Europe

What is Boris Johnson doing in Germany and France?

European powers have already ruled out renegotiating Britain's departure from the EU.

What is Boris Johnson doing in Germany and France?

Boris Johnson

Who is Boris Johnson, Britain's new prime minister?

Johnson cultivated a reputation as a charming upper-class womaniser, cheat and liar - and some Britons love him for it.

Who is Boris Johnson, Britain's new prime minister?

Conservative Party

Who are Britain's Conservatives?

The party is set to decide the next British prime minister as the country braces for withdrawal from the European Union.

Who are Britain's Conservatives?

Crypto

Could Facebook's digital currency dominate global finance?

The buck stops with Zuck: Libra, Facebook's digital currency, faces regulators wary of the social network's history.

Could Facebook's digital currency dominate global finance?

Gender Equity

Are UK firms putting women on boards for 'symbolic' value?

More women than ever sit on the boards of Britain's top companies, but representation needs more than a token gesture.

Are UK firms putting women on boards for 'symbolic' value?

Iran

A beginner's guide to enriching uranium

Iran says it will begin enriching uranium beyond the 3.67 percent limit set in its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers.

A beginner's guide to enriching uranium

Humanitarian crises

What is the IMF, and who will lead it next?

The International Monetary Fund, and the search for the master of politics and finance who will be its next chief.

What is the IMF, and who will lead it next?

European Union

The new rulers of Europe

Who are EU nominees Ursula von der Leyen, Christine Lagarde, Charles Michel and Josep Borrell?

The new rulers of Europe

United Kingdom

Who will be Britain's next prime minister?

Competition to be the next British prime minister was rife even before Theresa May's resignation.

Who will be Britain's next prime minister?