United Kingdom

UK: Conservative MP Chris Davies removed by constituents

The removal of expenses-fiddling member of parliament leaves minority Conservative government with even less authority.

UK: Conservative MP Chris Davies removed by constituents

Europe

Hunt vs Boris: Britain's leadership fight reaches final round

Ten candidates have been whittled down to two after Michael Gove was knocked out by Jeremy Hunt.

Hunt vs Boris: Britain's leadership fight reaches final round

United Kingdom

UK: Javid's bid for Downing Street comes to end of the road

The home secretary failed to get enough votes in the fourth secret ballot of Conservative MPs.

UK: Javid's bid for Downing Street comes to end of the road

United Kingdom

Rory Stewart crashes out of race to be British prime minister

Four candidates bidding to become next leader of ruling Conservative party, and British prime minister by default.

Rory Stewart crashes out of race to be British prime minister

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

Brexit

British PM rivals clash over Brexit strategy

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

United Kingdom

UK: Johnson in pole position after first round of leadership vote

Former foreign secretary polled 71 votes more than his nearest rival, Jeremy Hunt.

Europe

UK leadership race: Donald Trump backs Boris Johnson as next PM

US president throws his weight behind Conservative leader's campaign to be next British prime minister.

United Kingdom

Divisions exposed in Britain's main parties

Top Tories lay down Brexit lines, while a former Labour spin doctor is dumped after voting for the Liberal Democrats.

Divisions exposed in Britain's main parties

Brexit

What next for Brexit Britain as May announces resignation as PM?

The country's future and whether or not it will leave the EU are thrown into further uncertainty after May resigns.

What next for Brexit Britain as May announces resignation as PM?

AJ Impact

Boris Johnson is the EU's worst nightmare

Theresa May's departure raises the prospect of a UK led by the man many blame for Brexit.

Boris Johnson is the EU's worst nightmare

Theresa May

'Done my best': Theresa May announces resignation

May will step down as Conservative leader on June 7 after weeks of deadlock and chaos surrounding Brexit.

Brexit

Issue of Europe runs like 'fault line through Conservative Party'

From Thatcher and Major to Cameron and May, Conservative Party has had uneasy relationship with the continent.

Issue of Europe runs like 'fault line through Conservative Party'

Brexit

EU warms to Brexit extension as UK MPs approve May's request

The UK parliament has approved Prime Minister Theresa May's plan to request an extension to delay Brexit until June 30.

Brexit

May and Corbyn agree to continue talks on Brexit

British Prime Minister Theresa May's meeting with opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn has infuriated some of her party.