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?

Europe

UK reacts: 'Theresa May has won own goal of the season'

Celebration, disappointment and jokes run through British social media as latest projections show a hung parliament.

'In shock': Social media reacts to UK election

Europe

Exit poll shows Tories falling short of majority

Poll by broadcasters shows Tories in lead after tumultuous campaign brought to a halt twice by ISIL-inspired attacks.

UK: Exit poll points to Tory falling short of majority

Europe

May or Corbyn? Britons vote in key election

PM Theresa May's Conservatives hold lead in opinion polls but Jeremy Corbyn's Labour Party trails closely behind.

UK election: Britain goes to polls in heated contest

Elections

Britain readies for election after tumultuous campaign

Polls put Corbyn between one and 12 points behind May with youth turnout expected to decide the outcome of the vote.

Europe

UK polls: Little hope for people reliant on food banks

With food insecurity a hot-button issue in UK politics, the individuals who survive on food aid share their stories.

UK polls: Little hope for people reliant on food banks

United Kingdom

UK election: Croydon Central, Labour's must-win seat

Labour lost the 2015 contest by just 165 votes and it needs a win this year to stand any chance of forming a government.

UK election: Croydon Central, Labour's must-win seat

Politics

The UK elections explained

Al Jazeera breaks down the election process and the main contenders.

The UK elections explained

United Kingdom

UK elections since 1945

A look at the history of elections in the United Kingdom.

UK elections since 1945

Labour Party

A brief history of the Labour Party

What can the party's history tell us about its current predicament?

UK general election: Corbyn, Labour and the unknown

Politics

Manchester 'bursting at the seams' with the homeless

Councils say they lack funds to tackle the issue, and those on the streets say they have no faith in upcoming elections.

Homeless in Manchester: 'Bursting at the seams'

Politics

UK opposition mocks May's absence from election debate

Opposition leaders question prime minister's absence from the BBC debate as YouGov poll shows Labour Party closing in.

UK opposition mocks May's absence from election debate