United Kingdom

UK Labour Party demands answers on British troops in Yemen

Labour Party leaders are demanding answers after reports in British media that UK special forces had been involved in battles with Yemen's Houthi rebels.

Opinion

Britain's political system is at the breaking point

However Brexit works out in the end, the deep problems and divisions in British politics cannot simply be erased.

Jon Worth

by Jon Worth

Jon Worth

Opinion

The witch hunt at Westminster

Why was a documentary film on the 'anti-Semitism in Labour debate' banned from being screened at the British parliament?

Neve Gordon

by Neve Gordon

Neve Gordon

Brexit

UK opposition Labour Party moves to back second Brexit vote

Opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn will push for second Brexit vote, party statement says.

UK opposition Labour Party moves to back second Brexit vote

Labour Party

Another Labour MP quits party in protest against 'anti-Semitism'

Ian Austin, ninth Labour Party MP to quit, says he has no plans to join the centrist Independent Group.

Another Labour MP quits party in protest against 'anti-Semitism'

Brexit

Why are UK politicians defecting before Brexit?

In a shock move at a crucial time, Conservative and Labour rebels are trying to form a new brand of British politics.

United Kingdom

'A funny tinge': Uproar over remark by ex-Labour MP Angela Smith

Angela Smith issues apology within hours of leaving the Labour Party after she called minorities 'a funny tinge'.

'A funny tinge': Uproar over remark by ex-Labour MP Angela Smith

Brexit

MPs demand UK minister's resignation over ferry fiasco

After the collapse of a ferry deal with a company with no ships, British MPs urge Theresa May to sack Chris Grayling.

Brexit: MPs call for UK minister's resignation over ferry fiasco

AJ IMPACT

Sterling hits 2-month high as Labour signals Brexit delay support

The pound rose above $1.3 after Labour Party said it would support attempts to prevent a disorderly no-deal Brexit.

Sterling hits 2-month high as Labour signals Brexit delay support

People & Power

Who paid for Brexit?

People and Power investigates the curious questions about the referendum. Was the original vote to leave the EU tainted?

United Kingdom

Scottish nationalists offer support to Labour to topple UK PM

SNP leader, Nicola Sturgeon, says she will support Labour effort to pass no-confidence motion on Theresa May's rule.

Scottish nationalists offer support to Labour to topple UK PM

United Kingdom

UK government faces parliamentary showdown over contempt charge

Opposition Labour Party heads push against British Prime Minister Theresa May over publication of Brexit legal advice.

UK government faces parliamentary showdown over contempt charge

United Kingdom

May, Corbyn haggle over broadcaster of their Brexit debate

Theresa May and Labour's Jeremy Corbyn to debate Brexit on December 9, but will it be BBC or ITV?

May, Corbyn haggle over broadcaster of their Brexit debate

Europe

Four UK ministers resign over draft Brexit deal

Brexit minister Dominic Raab says he cannot 'in good conscience' support May's proposed EU withdrawal agreement.

Four UK ministers resign over Theresa May's draft Brexit deal

United Kingdom

The young British Muslim taking on Boris Johnson

Ali Milani, Labour's parliamentary candidate in the former foreign secretary's constituency, shuns personality politics.

Ali Milani, the young Muslim politician challenging Boris Johnson