Labour Party politician in the UK, Member of Parliament for Islington North (in London) since 1983, voted Labour leader after the party's defeat in the 2015 general elections.
Corbyn was born on May 26, 1949: a self-described "democratic socialist," he's considered Labour's most left-leaning leader in decades. The leader of the opposition in the UK was overwhelmingly elected on a wave of support from party members and new inductees who signed up to vote. This page collates DW's latest content related to Jeremy Corbyn.
Israel's Labor party has suspended relations with its British counterpart's leader, Jeremy Corbyn. The UK Labour Party has been engulfed in a host of scandals concerning anti-Semitic attitudes within its ranks.
The UK's opposition party is poised to advocate remaining part of an EU customs market post-Brexit. The move could see Conservative rebels join Labour in pressuring Prime Minister Theresa May to deliver a "soft Brexit."
London police have put the death toll at 79, warning that it is still likely to rise. London mayor Sadiq Khan called the Grenfell Tower disaster a "preventable accident" that was due in part to political neglect.
The UK's beleaguered prime minister Theresa May, is scrambling to secure enough support to carry on. Meanwhile, politicians and analysts are scratching their heads to figure out how her seemingly unassailable lead was largely eaten up by the opposition Labour Party. Could it have been a surge in young anti-Brexit, anti-austerity voters? Lars Bevanger went to Northern England to find out.