Theresa May

UK PM responds to artist's scathing Grenfell rap

Rapper praised for challenging government's lack of support to victims of deadly fire as Number 10 goes on defensive.

Stormzy to Theresa May: Where's the money for Grenfell?

United Kingdom

UK Palestinians hail Corbyn's Balfour celebration snub

Leader of UK Labour party and long-standing critic of Israel, chose not to attend event organised by pro-Israel group.

Palestinians welcome Corbyn's Balfour celebration snub

Opinion

Will the Scottish National Party lose to Corbynism?

Nicola Sturgeon's obstinate centrism is hurting the SNP and Scotland's independence movement.

Jamie Maxwell

by Jamie Maxwell

Jamie Maxwell

Talk to Al Jazeera

Jeremy Corbyn on UK policies and the Gulf crisis

The Labour leader discusses Grenfell Tower, Theresa May, Al Jazeera and the GCC.

United Kingdom

Thousands join anti-government protests in UK

Protesters vent anger at PM Theresa May over housing policy in wake of Grenfell Tower disaster that killed at least 80.

Thousands join anti-government protests in UK

Europe

Pressure on May as Grenfell Tower death toll rises

British police say now 79 feared dead as opposition mounts pressure on government to relocate residents.

UK: Pressure on May as Grenfell Tower death toll rises

The Listening Post

How the 'war on terror' coverage affected the UK vote

Is the British media out of touch with the public in the 'terrorism' debate?

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

The Listening Post

Britain votes: How terror shaped the election coverage

We examine how acts of terror shaped the British media narrative in the run-up to the UK election. Plus, Cuban cinema.

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

United Kingdom

UK's May to form minority government

Conservative leader receives mandate from queen to form new government, despite losing her majority in general election.

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

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