United Kingdom

British PM tells Cabinet to holds its nerve over Brexit

May under increased pressure from ministers after a failed meeting with EU leaders, who rejected her proposals.

British PM May tells Cabinet to holds its nerve over Brexit

Jeremy Corbyn

UK: Labour Party adopts IHRA anti-Semitism code in full

Definition's full adoption will 'not in any way undermine freedom of expression on Israel', party spokesperson says.

UK: Labour Party adopts IHRA anti-Semitism code in full

United Kingdom

Labour Party to vote on anti-Semitism definitions

Defenders of Jeremy Corbyn say attacks against Labour leader are meant to discredit his pro-Palestine stance.

UK's Labour Party to vote on anti-Semitism definitions

Opinion

My take on Jeremy Corbyn's apology

In Palestine, we hope the Labour leader will stand his ground and continue to give a voice to our struggle for justice.

Haidar Eid

by Haidar Eid

Haidar Eid

Opinion

The danger of conflating anti-Zionism with anti-Semitism

Enfolding criticism of Israel within the definition of anti-Semitism would risk rendering the word meaningless.

Ian Almond

by Ian Almond

Ian Almond

Refugees

Corbyn decries funding cut for Palestinian refugees

UK opposition leader calls US decision to slash budget for UN agency 'big mistake' as he visits Jordan refugee camps.

Jeremy Corbyn decries US funding cut for Palestinian refugees

United Kingdom

LeaveEU group slammed for 'disgusting anti-Muslim post'

Muslim and Jewish groups denounce Brexit campaign group and demand apology for 'shocking' post on Twitter.

Leave.EU group slammed over tweet 'smearing UK Muslims'

Jeremy Corbyn

Jeremy Corbyn apologises for 'hurt' caused to Jewish community

Attacks against the leader of the opposition Labour Party began last week over a Facebook comment he made six years ago.

Opinion

Could Britain hold the answer to Europe's woes?

If it commits to reversing Brexit, British Labour Party could play an important role in making Europe fairer.

Nick Dearden

by Nick Dearden

Nick Dearden

United Kingdom

UK politician facing misconduct probe found dead

Welsh minister Carl Sargeant was removed from the Labour Party after allegations of incidents with women.

Sacked Wales minister Carl Sargeant found dead

Opinion

Theresa May's 'zombie' administration has to go

Parliamentary arithmetic will not provide an answer to UK's political crisis - politics of mass mobilisation will.

John Rees

by John Rees

John Rees

Opinion

Dear Jeff Bezos, remember that charity begins at home

Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos asked for help giving away his billions. How about paying his workers a living wage?

Mark LeVine

by Mark LeVine

Mark LeVine

Opinion

To save the left – look to Britain's Labour party

To win back popular support, it seems that the left only needs to remember that it is, unashamedly, the left.

Rachel Shabi

by Rachel Shabi

Rachel Shabi

Theresa May

Britain's PM ignores calls to quit after shock result

Britain's PM apologises for losing Conservatives' majority after snap election, but vows to continue despite anger.

Theresa May shuns calls to resign after shock result

Jeremy Corbyn

Who is Jeremy Corbyn, leader of Britain's Labour Party?

The 68-year-old socialist was usually seen on backbenches. Now, he's within striking distance of 10 Downing Street.

Profile: Who is Jeremy Corbyn?