Conservative Party

Why will a tiny number of people pick the UK's next PM?

Conservative Party members decide between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt in ballot widely criticised as unrepresentative.

Why will a tiny number of people pick the UK's next PM?

The Listening Post

Boris Johnson: Playing the clown for the media circus?

What is the role of UK media in Boris Johnson's bid to become the next PM? Plus, nostalgia in Iranian diaspora media.

United Kingdom

Who will be Britain's next prime minister?

Competition to be the next British prime minister was rife even before Theresa May's resignation.

Who will be Britain's next prime minister?

Brexit

A 'muted' Johnson inches closer to premiership after TV debate

Conservative leaders vying to get Britain's top post clash over Brexit deadline as Johnson surges ahead in the race.

A 'muted' Johnson inches closer to premiership after TV debate

Inside Story

Who will be Britain's next prime minister?

Brexit is the main issue as candidates battle to lead the UK's Conservative Party.

Brexit

Johnson skips TV debate as PM hopefuls spar over Brexit

Tory frontrunner fails to participate in the debate as PM contenders struggle to offer solution to Brexit conundrum.

Brexit: Absent Johnson emerges unscathed from TV debate

Theresa May

Theresa May steps down amid chaos in British politics

Theresa May took charge of a divided nation after the 2016 Brexit referendum, and it remains divided as she steps down.

Theresa May steps down amid chaos in British politics

Europe

Trump gets royal welcome in day of British pageantry

The president of the US has met the British queen after calling London's mayor a 'stone cold loser'.

Brexit

Trump to UK: No-deal Brexit is better than paying EU $50bn

US president Donald Trump tells Sunday Times that UK should 'walk away' if EU does not give what it wants for Brexit.

Trump to UK: No-deal Brexit is better than paying EU $50bn

Europe

Farage's Brexit party set to win UK seats in European elections

Frustrations over Brexit's handling translates into Nigel Farage's new Brexit Party in the lead in the UK.

Inside Story

What will Britain's leadership change mean for Brexit?

UK leadership contest begins after Prime Minister Theresa May announces her resignation.

Brexit

What next for Brexit Britain as May announces resignation as PM?

The country's future and whether or not it will leave the EU are thrown into further uncertainty after May resigns.

What next for Brexit Britain as May announces resignation as PM?

AJ Impact

Boris Johnson is the EU's worst nightmare

Theresa May's departure raises the prospect of a UK led by the man many blame for Brexit.

Boris Johnson is the EU's worst nightmare

Theresa May

'Done my best': Theresa May announces resignation

May will step down as Conservative leader on June 7 after weeks of deadlock and chaos surrounding Brexit.

Theresa May

How the world is reacting to Theresa May's resignation

While there were mixed reactions from world leaders over May's announcement, there was little sympathy back home.