British politics

Facebook logo with the Russian flag

Britain asks Facebook for information about suspected Russian influence in Brexit

A British parliamentary committee investigating "fake news" and suspected foreign interference in politics said Tuesday it has asked Facebook for details on Russian-linked ads used during the Brexit vote and June's general election.

Britain asks Facebook for information about suspected Russian influence in Brexit
Orangemen march down Conway Street, off Shankill Road, in Belfast.

What the UK's new power deal means in the DUP's Belfast heartland

What the UK's new power deal means in the DUP's Belfast heartland
Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May speaks to the media outside 10 Downing Street, in London

The UK prime minister calls early elections — for just seven weeks from now

The UK prime minister calls early elections — for just seven weeks from now
An image of Westminster Cathedral, which a local branch of the UK Independence Party mistook for a mosque.

When is a mosque not really a mosque? Ask the UK Independence Party

When is a mosque not really a mosque? Ask the UK Independence Party