Jump to Main ContentJump to Primary Navigation

Election2017

Ukip's Edmonton candidate Nigel Sussman
Uk News

Ukip candidate calls for shechita changes

Nigel Sussman denied Ukip’s reversal two years ago of its policy to ban religious slaughter was prompted by a fear of alienating the Jewish community.

Yesterday, 12:53
Ukip candidate calls for shechita changes
Uk News

Election 2017: Leeds hustings

Heated clashes over antisemitism dominated an election event attended by 150 people at a Leeds synagogue.

Yesterday, 12:07
Election 2017: Leeds hustings
Ukip leader Paul Nuttall launches the manifesto in Westminster
Uk News

Ukip manifesto pledge on shechita

The party would insist on kosher and halal products being labelled as such, with identification of the slaughter method.

Yesterday, 11:00
Ukip manifesto pledge on shechita
Uk News

Ukip man's 'Nazi Jews' jibe

Wiltshire North candidate made offensive remarks about Israelis.

Sunday, May 21, 2017
Ukip man's 'Nazi Jews' jibe
Education news

Tory stumbling-block for new free schools

Schools will have to prove they are open to children of other religions or none

Thursday, May 18, 2017
Tory stumbling-block for new free schools
The Conservative manifesto did not include a single reference to Israel, or to tackling antisemitism in Britain (Photo: PA)
Columnists

What do the manifestos mean?

The publication of the main parties' election manifestos this week leave so many questions

Thursday, May 18, 2017
What do the manifestos mean?
Uk News

Diane Abbott under attack over Labour antisemitism

The party’s perceived failure to deal with the antisemitism crisis has left strictly Orthodox voters unsure whether they can support her.

Thursday, May 18, 2017
Diane Abbott under attack over Labour antisemitism
Theresa May unveiling the Conservative manifesto in Halifax
Uk News

Conservative manifesto ignores Middle East

The 88-page document unveiled in Halifax, west Yorkshire, today, does not refer to the position Britain would take on the Middle East.

Thursday, May 18, 2017
Conservative manifesto ignores Middle East
Comment

I've spent a lifetime fighting antisemitism

The Shadow Home Secretary writes exclusively for the JC on the election issues that affect our readers

Thursday, May 18, 2017
I've spent a lifetime fighting antisemitism
Kirsty Allan campaigns for the Lib Dems in Hampstead
Uk News

Constituency profile: Hampstead and Kilburn

In 2015, Labour’s Tulip Siddiq triumphed over the Conservative candidate by a slender 1,138 votes.

Thursday, May 18, 2017
Constituency profile: Hampstead and Kilburn