Brexit

EU reacts to Johnson's big Brexit win

EU leaders welcome Boris Johnson's election triumph and call for a quick Brexit vote in the British Parliament.

EU reacts to Johnson's big Brexit win

Boris Johnson

Transcript: Boris Johnson's election victory speech in full

Conservative prime minister thanks voters who switched from Labour as he promises to 'get Brexit done'.

Transcript: Boris Johnson's election victory speech in full

UK Election 2019

Conservative Party wins overall majority in UK election

Conservative leader Boris Johnson lands 'historic' election victory as Labour Party vote crumbles.

Conservative Party wins overall majority in UK election

AJ Impact

British pound soars as Conservatives take the lead in UK polls

A strong win by Prime Minister Boris Johnson will provide more certainty of a Brexit deal and the clarity markets want.

British pound soars as Conservatives take the lead in UK polls

UK Election 2019

UK election exit poll predicts Conservative majority

PM Johnson's Conservative Party set for landslide win in election called to resolve UK's Brexit crisis, exit poll shows.

UK election exit poll predicts Conservative majority

UK Election 2019

Britons vote in high-stakes election dominated by Brexit

Snap election called by PM Johnson aims to end months of political deadlock over UK's bid to exit EU.

Britons vote in high-stakes election dominated by Brexit

United Kingdom

UK braces for critical election called to break Brexit deadlock

Thursday's poll, the third vote in four years, will see 'unpopularity contest' between Johnson and Corbyn draw to close.

UK braces for critical election called to break Brexit deadlock

Opinion

How Corbyn and Johnson differ on key foreign policy issues

The two leaders have very different ideas about Britain's role and place in the world.

Thomas Raines

by Thomas Raines

Thomas Raines

UK Election 2019

On UK election eve, polls suggest slim majority for Conservatives

On final campaigning day, prime minister admits race 'tighter than ever' as polls predict slim Conservative majority.

On UK election eve, polls suggest slim majority for Conservatives

Inside Story

Who will be the UK's next prime minister?

A decisive vote in the UK on Thursday will lead the country to either Brexit or another referendum.

Islamophobia

'The rot of Tory Islamophobia goes all the way to top'

As UK election nears, experts call on Conservatives to launch an inquiry into anti-Muslim racism within the party.

'The rot of Tory Islamophobia goes all the way to top'

UK Election 2019

Labour's 'red wall' creaks as loyal voters consider other parties

Brexit has transformed traditional electoral battle lines. Can the ruling Conservatives win over Labour heartlands?

Labour's 'red wall' creaks as loyal voters consider other parties

UK Election 2019

UK votes on Thursday: What you should know in 500 words

Electorate is deeply divided as UK braces for snap poll called to break political deadlock over Brexit.

UK votes on Thursday: What you should know in 500 words

Europe

UK election: Johnson pledges to put limits on unskilled migration

With just days to go before the election, British leaders are rallying for every vote.

UK Election 2019

Infographic: What you need to know about the UK election

Britons will head to the polls on December 12 for a snap general election called to break the UK's Brexit gridlock.

Infographic: What you need to know about the UK election