Britain’s election

Victory for Boris Johnson’s all-new Tories

The Conservatives’ capture of the north points to a realignment in British politics. Will it last?

Bagehot

Jeremy Corbyn’s crushing defeat

Don’t expect the Labour Party to move back to the centre quickly


Britain’s general election

Boris Johnson’s big win

The Conservatives triumph. Yet Boris Johnson faces tough challenges over Brexit—and much else

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Britain votes resoundingly for Boris Johnson

The Conservative Party records its largest seat haul since 1987

A sigh of relief

Why markets surged after the Tory victory

There are three reasons for the rise in sterling assets