Brexit

UK: Opposition Labour Party calls for second Brexit referendum

Labour Party would back remain in any second EU poll to stop no-deal divorce or 'damaging' Brexit, Jeremy Corbyn says.

UK: Opposition Labour Party calls for second Brexit referendum

Opinion

Can a Corbyn-Sturgeon alliance save Brexit Britain from itself?

A Labour-SNP coalition could reorder the UK's economic landscape, end free market orthodoxy, and even reverse Brexit.

Jamie Maxwell

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Jamie Maxwell

United Kingdom

Boris the Jedi?

Mind tricks? Bombastic Tory leadership hopeful says he identifies with Star Wars' tranquil guardians of peace.

Could Boris Johnson be a Jedi knight?

European Union

Anti-Europe MEPs turn backs on Europe anthem

The UK's Brexit Party had campaigned in the European elections last month on a vehemently Eurosceptic platform.

Anti-Europe MEPs turn backs on Europe anthem at opening session

The Listening Post

Boris Johnson, UK media and the seeds of Euroscepticism

Why Britain's media are front and centre in Boris Johnson's bid to become Conservative Party leader and Prime Minister.

The Listening Post

Boris Johnson: Playing the clown for the media circus?

What is the role of UK media in Boris Johnson's bid to become the next PM? Plus, nostalgia in Iranian diaspora media.

AJ Impact

The steel town at the centre of Britain's Brexit identity crisis

British Steel’s potential collapse has become a national event in which people see their political prophecies affirmed.

The steel town at the centre of Britain's Brexit identity crisis

AJ Impact

Ireland, Scotland and Iceland vie for fishing rights

Between Rockall and a hard plaice: Fishing rights are at the centre of a post-Brexit fight for maritime territory.

Fish fight: Nations' maritime melee over post-Brexit rights

Europe

UK's Corbyn backs second Brexit referendum

Opposition leader says a vote must offer 'real choices' for those who want to leave or stay in the European Union.

UK: Labour's Jeremy Corbyn backs second Brexit referendum

Brexit

A 'muted' Johnson inches closer to premiership after TV debate

Conservative leaders vying to get Britain's top post clash over Brexit deadline as Johnson surges ahead in the race.

A 'muted' Johnson inches closer to premiership after TV debate

United Kingdom

UK: Boris Johnson solidifies lead in race for prime minister

Dominic Raab crashes out of the contest to become Conservative Party leader, and next PM, after Tory MPs vote.

UK: Boris Johnson solidifies lead in race for prime minister

Inside Story

Who will be Britain's next prime minister?

Brexit is the main issue as candidates battle to lead the UK's Conservative Party.

Brexit

Johnson skips TV debate as PM hopefuls spar over Brexit

Tory frontrunner fails to participate in the debate as PM contenders struggle to offer solution to Brexit conundrum.

Brexit: Absent Johnson emerges unscathed from TV debate

Brexit

British PM rivals clash over Brexit strategy

Taking aim at frontrunner Boris Johnson, British prime minister hopefuls debate how to deliver Brexit.

AJ Impact

Stiffing the EU over Brexit may not land Britain in default

Ratings agencies say Britain would face downgrades if it withholds divorce payments to EU.

Stiffing the EU over Brexit may not land Britain in default