Johnson: Arrangements were being made in case I died

British Prime Minister reveals that his deteriorated so badly after contracting coronavirus that a strategy was drawn up in case he died.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/3/2020, 4:38 AM

UK House Builders Announce a ‘Phased Return’ During May 2020

Home builders in Britain announce plans for a 'phased return' next month.Sponsored Content, 4/27/2020, 2:10 PM

British PM to announce easing of lockdown?

British PM Boris Johnson returns to work, expected to announce plans for the easing of the coronavirus lockdown.Elad Benari, 4/27/2020, 3:14 AM

British PM to return to work on Monday

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will be back at work on Monday following his recovery from coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/26/2020, 5:11 AM

Britain's Jewish Chronicle newspaper sold

Jewish Chronicle sold to a consortium several weeks after announced closure due to coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/24/2020, 4:59 AM

Stephen Hawking's family donates his ventilator

Family of renowned British physicist donates his ventilator to help treat hospital patients with novel coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/23/2020, 5:07 AM

UK: Coronavirus vaccine being tested on humans

Experimental vaccine developed at Oxford University will be tested on humans; UK Health Secretary: 'We've seen promising results.'Mordechai Sones, 4/21/2020, 10:45 PM

UK government: Johnson is absolutely on top of things

British government responds to criticism that Prime Minister Boris Johnson was "missing in action" in early stages of coronavirus pandemic.Ben Ariel, 4/20/2020, 5:31 AM

861 die of coronavirus in UK in 1 day

Curfews in the UK, New York extended 3 weeks as coronavirus death toll mounts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/16/2020, 9:10 PM

Britain reports deadliest day since start of pandemic

Britain reports 938 new deaths from COVID-19, its deadliest day since the start of the pandemic.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/8/2020, 10:56 PM

Britain's Jewish newspapers shut down amid coronavirus pandemic

The Jewish Chronicle and Jewish News to seek a creditors voluntary liquidation as pandemic devastates media industry.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 4/8/2020, 8:39 PM

British PM's condition improving

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson sitting up in bed and engaging with his doctors, says Treasury chief.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/8/2020, 8:03 PM

New UK Labour leader vows to address the 'disgrace of anti-Semitism'

Keir Starmer speaks to Jewish leaders, vows to set up an independent complaints process for anti-Semitism in the party.Elad Benari, 4/8/2020, 6:31 AM

British PM Boris Johnson moved to intensive care

Condition of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson worsens as he receives treatment for coronavirus.Gary Willig, 4/6/2020, 10:22 PM

British Prime Minister admitted to hospital

British PM Boris Johnson admitted to hospital as precautionary step, 10 days after testing positive for coronavirus.Elad Benari, 4/5/2020, 11:22 PM

Watch: Queen Elizabeth delivers speech on coronavirus

In a rare address, Queen Elizabeth II will speak to the public about the novel coronavirus and Britain's response.Gary Willig, 4/5/2020, 9:57 PM

Keir Starmer elected new UK Labour party leader

New Labour leader pledges to fight anti-Semitism, 'engage constructively' with government.P. Hazlewood, A. Ritchie/ AFP, 4/4/2020, 8:58 PM

Britain's death toll from coronavirus rises to 463

Total number of coronavirus cases in the UK has risen to 9,529.Ben Ariel, 3/26/2020, 2:12 AM

Senior British rabbi dies of coronavirus

Rabbi Yehuda Yaakov Refson, senior Chabad emissary in city of Leeds, passes away from coronavirus.Cnaan Lipshitz/JTA, 3/24/2020, 8:11 PM

Many of Britain's haredim still haven't internalized message to stay at home

British gov't tightens guidelines to combat coronavirus, but many Brits still don't grasp the gravity of the situation.Nisan Tzur, 3/24/2020, 12:22 PM

British Prime Minister: You must stay at home or risk being fined

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson imposes curbs on everyday life in a bid to fight the spread of coronavirus.Ben Ariel, 3/23/2020, 11:43 PM

Britain orders pubs and restaurants to close due to coronavirus

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson orders pubs, restaurants, theaters, cinemas and gyms to shut their doors.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/20/2020, 11:08 PM

British Chief Rabbi announces closure of United Synagogue amid coronavirus epidemic

Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis says Torah obligation to protect life transcends other considerations in closing of synagogues throughout BritainGary Willig, 3/17/2020, 11:00 PM

British health minister tests positive for coronavirus

British MP Nadine Dorries, a minister in the health department, tests positive for coronavirus, is in self-isolation.Elad Benari, 3/11/2020, 3:56 AM

Britain: Jerusalem construction 'undermines future Palestinian state'

Britain condemns Israel’s announcement of new construction in the Givat Hamatos and Har Homa neighborhoods in Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 2/26/2020, 6:41 AM

Princess Diana’s niece converting to Judaism before marriage to fashion tycoon

Kitty Spencer, the cousin of Princes Harry and William, is converting to Judaism ahead of her marraige to fashion tycoon Michael Lewis.Marcy Oster, JTA, 2/16/2020, 9:08 PM

British PM tells Netanyahu he supports US peace efforts

British PM Boris Johnson tells PM Netanyahu he supports for US efforts for peace but also underlines importance of two-state solution.Elad Benari, 2/7/2020, 3:33 AM

Anti-Semitic incidents in Britain rise for 4th straight year

Community Security Trust annual report finds that 1,805 cases of anti-Semitism were reported in Britain in 2019.Ben Ariel, 2/6/2020, 4:29 AM

Brother of Manchester suicide bomber goes on trial for murder

Younger brother of suicide bomber who killed 22 people at Ariana Grande concert in 2017 accused of conspiring with his brother.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2020, 5:44 AM

London attacker was recently released from prison

Man who was shot dead by police after attacking people in London was recently released from prison after serving time for terror offenses.Elad Benari, 2/3/2020, 1:08 AM

Terror attack in London leaves three wounded, terrorist eliminated

Three people wounded in terrorist stabbing attack in London, including one victim in serious condition. Terrorist eliminated.David Rosenberg, 2/2/2020, 7:24 PM

Britain warns Israel against annexation

UK foreign office expresses concern over possible Israeli application of sovereignty over Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/31/2020, 9:49 PM

Johnson to Corbyn: Don't be so negative about the 'Deal of the Century'

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson responds to outgoing Labour leader who denounced US President Donald Trump’s Middle East peace plan.Elad Benari, 1/30/2020, 6:30 AM

European Parliament ratifies Brexit deal

Britain’s departure from the European Union set in law, to take effect at midnight on Friday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/30/2020, 2:29 AM

UK: Trump peace plan a 'serious proposal'

Secretary Dominic Raab welcomes release of Trump's 'Deal of the Century,' calls on Israel, PA to give plan 'genuine consideration.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/28/2020, 10:45 PM

BBC slammed for allegedly linking Israel’s treatment of Arabs to Holocaust complex

British Jewish groups blast BBC for apparently linking Israel's treatment of Arabs to a Holocaust complex.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 1/24/2020, 7:45 AM

UK Labour rivals take on anti-Semitism at first debate

Five Labour party hopefuls discuss anti-Semitism and their thoughts on British PM Johnson.Dmitry Zaks, AFP, 1/18/2020, 7:50 PM

Britain adds all of Hezbollah to list of terrorist organizations

Britain's finance ministry adds entire Hezbollah organization, including military wing, to its list of terrorist groups.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/17/2020, 9:20 PM

Trump threatened Germany, UK, France with tariffs over Iranian nuclear activity

Germany says US made secret 'threat' to European powers, demanding they hold Iran accountable for violation nuclear deal.David Rosenberg, 1/16/2020, 8:13 PM

UK Ambassador to Iran arrested during protests in Tehran

Britain's Ambassador to Iran detained for an hour. Foreign Secretary: A flagrant violation of international law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/12/2020, 2:27 AM

Britain: Labour candidate Keir Starmer promises to end anti-Semitism if elected

Keir Starmer, candidate for Labour party leader, says he supports 'chucking out' anti-Semitic party members.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/11/2020, 6:56 PM

British Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis disinvited from London Siyum Hashas event

UK Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis invited, then disinvited from London event marking completion of study of the Talmud.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/10/2020, 12:02 PM

Prince Harry, Megan want to break away from royal family

Royal couple say they want to operate independently, split their time between the UK and North America.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2020, 9:27 PM

Uri Geller offers UK govt his 'psychic powers' in job bid

Israeli illusionist Uri Geller applies for work in the British gov't, after PM's adviser calls for 'weirdos and misfits' to apply for jobs.AFP, 1/8/2020, 2:05 PM

Germany, France and Britain to Iran: Abide by nuclear deal

Angela Merkel, Emmanuel Macron and Boris Johnson urge Iran to abide by 2015 deal.Ben Ariel, 1/6/2020, 1:42 AM

British woman in Cyprus rape claim case appeals to PM

'All I want to do is clear my name,' says British woman who lied about being attacked by 12 young Israelis.AFP, 1/3/2020, 1:36 PM

Cyprus pushes back after UK slams conviction of teen who falsely accused Israelis

After Cyprus court convicts British woman who falsely accused Israeli teens of gang-rape, UK voices 'serious concern' about trial.AFP, 12/31/2019, 3:06 PM

British Labour MPs: Anti-Semitism among reasons for election failure

British Labour MPs who lost their seats cite party's "unwillingness" to stand up to anti-Semitism as one issue that led to election loss.Elad Benari, 12/30/2019, 5:44 AM

London: Anti-Semitic graffiti on synagogue blames Jews for 9/11 attacks

Graffiti on London synagogue and storefronts apparently blames Jews for September 11th attacksArutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 12/29/2019, 7:34 PM

UK: Fire that destroyed yeshiva - caused by Hanukkah candles

Students at British yeshiva left campus for Hanukkah party - leaving candles unattended, resulting in massive fire that destroyed the schoolDavid Rosenberg, 12/25/2019, 12:39 PM

Ham products dumped in kosher section of British supermarket

Tesco apologizes after open ham products are thrown in kosher section of one of its stores.Ben Ariel, 12/25/2019, 5:26 AM

UK: Yeshiva destroyed in blaze, Torah scrolls burned

Fire rips through yeshiva in eastern England, destroying Torah scrolls and prayer books.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/23/2019, 8:20 AM

British MPs back Brexit plan

British lawmakers vote 358 to 234 in favor of PM Johnson's plan for the UK to leave the EU on January 31.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 12/20/2019, 9:14 PM

UK confirms it will ban local councils from boycotting Israel

British government confirms it will proceed with legislation banning local councils from boycotting Israel.Ben Ariel, 12/20/2019, 6:07 AM

More anti-Israel stalwarts blame Zionists, Jews for Corbyn loss

European anti-Israel activists lament defeat of British Labour party, blame 'Zionist' attacks on Jeremy Corbyn.Cnaan Liphshiz/JTA, 12/17/2019, 8:04 PM

British politician urged to apologize for anti-Semitic remark

Nearly 90 peers call on Jenny Tonge to apologize for post claiming the Chief Rabbi “must be dancing in the street” after Labour defeat.Ben Ariel, 12/17/2019, 6:37 AM

Irish journalist apologizes for anti-Semitic tweet

Irish Times journalist Kitty Holland apologizes after tweeting that Corbyn's defeat in Britain was "a great result for Zionism".Elad Benari, 12/17/2019, 5:40 AM