Brexit

UK centrists urged not to dismiss Corbyn's Brexit plan for power

Staring down a 'no-deal' Brexit, opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn announced a plan, which was immediately dismissed.

UK centrists urged not to dismiss Corbyn's Brexit plan for power

Brexit

UK's Labour vows to oust Johnson, delay Brexit and call election

Opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn has laid out his plan to avoid a 'no-deal' withdrawal from the European Union.

UK's Labour vows to oust Johnson, delay Brexit and call election

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

by Jamie Maxwell

Jamie Maxwell

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

Europe

Brexit: Labour may support second referendum

The party is preparing to field candidates for European elections in which it did not think it would participate.

Julian Assange

UK's Labour Party calls for PM to prevent Assange's extradition

Amnesty International says Assange could face 'serious human rights violations' if extradited to the United States.

UK's Labour Party calls for PM to prevent Assange's extradition

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.

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.