News and updates about UK Elections
UK Elections: Anti-Semitism and the Labour Party 2017
Days before UK election, Jewish support for Labour hits new low
Jewish backing for Labour UK hits new low under anti-Israel MP Jeremy Corbyn. Poll shows Labour perceived as most anti-Semitic party in UK.
Corbyn’s blunders: Labour party leader’s 5 worst moments
Top five controversies around Leader of the Opposition Jeremy Corbyn’s career, ahead of the British Labour Party primaries on Saturday.
UK Prime Minister race heats up with 'motherhood' issue
Comments about motherhood from Andrea Leadsom lead to media storm over supposed attack against childless Theresa May.
British Ex-MP: Anti-Semitism Cost Me My Seat
Defeated Conservative MP Lee Scott says 'no question in my mind' anti-Semitism contributed to loss of Ilford North constituency.
Galloway Mourns: The Zionists Will be Celebrating My Defeat
Anti-Israel MP all sour grapes in speech conceding defeat in last week's elections, but says he's not finished with politics.
Netanyahu Congratulates Cameron on UK Election Victory
Israeli PM tweets congratulations to reelected Conservative head, on course to receive a shock majority.
Labor's Miliband Resigns After UK Elections Failure
Reacting to widespread calls to quit, Miliband takes 'total responsibility' for absymal showing in elections; 2 other party heads also quit.
Miliband Urged to Resign 'Tomorrow' After Election 'Humiliation'
Leftist Labor head faces backlash from his own party and pundits as elections results show massive loss to Cameron's Conservatives.
Virulent Anti-Israel MPs Ousted in UK Election
Radical MPs with history of anti-Semitic tinged comments Galloway and Ward lose their spots in elections, proving 'Jew-baiting doesn't pay.'
Jews Wait With Bated Breath as Britain Heads to the Polls
Hotly-contested election could have real significance for relations with Israel, commitment to tackling anti-Semitism.
UK: Labour 'Outing' Gay Conservative MP to Sway Orthodox Jews
Left-wing activists seeking to unseat right-wing MP in key constituency taking a markedly un-liberal approach.
'Red Ed' Miliband Gains Momentum; Could He be the UK's Next PM?
Labour chief dismissed as awkward and far-left may have been underestimated - but this week's elections will go down to the wire.
Cameron: Israel Right to Defend Itself in Summer War with Gaza
Just a week before elections, UK PM David Cameron rejects comparisons between Israeli self-defense, Palestinian 'indiscriminate attacks'.
UK Candidate Suspended for Calling Ed Miliband 'The Jew'
Gulzabeen Afsar had taken to Facebook to say that she would never support 'the Jew', Labor leader Ed Miliband.
UK Candidate Under Fire for Calling Miliband 'The Jew' in Arabic
Conservative candidate Gulzabeen Afsar in hot water after saying she would never support 'Al Yahud' Ed Miliband.
Islamist Radicals Wooing British Parties Ahead of Elections
Extremist Muslim group trying to influence MPs from major UK political parties, Conservative source says - and they're making ground.
Poll: UK Jews Overwhelmingly Back Conservatives, Support Israel
Survey reveals British Jews abandoning Labour party due to anti-Israel stances, are more politically-engaged than general public.
Ahead of Elections, British Party Backs Shechita Ban
UKIP announces opposition to kosher and halal slaughter methods in abrupt about-turn from previous position; British Jews concerned.