Jeremy Corbyn urges supporters to back the EU "warts and all" as he made his first major intervention in the referendum campaign.Read the full story ›
John Whittingdale should withdraw from his role regulating the press, the shadow culture secretary said.
Labour's Maria Eagle said for the public to have "any confidence" in the Government's approach to press regulation then Culture Secretary Mr Whittingdale should step aside from any decision making.
Everyone is entitled to a private life
However, these revelations raise serious questions about why the Secretary of State has reneged on the Government's promise to deliver the cross-party agreement on Leveson when this is something he was previously committed to as chair of the Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee.
In order for the public to have any confidence in the Government's approach to press regulation and to allay any concerns about perceptions of any undue influence, the Secretary of State must now recuse himself from any decision making over this matter, just as Vince Cable was removed from deciding media policy in the last Parliament.
Gavin Shuker claims he felt under extreme pressure to keep silent over concerns about the treatment of Muslim women within the Labour party.Read the full story ›
Jeremy Corbyn expected to say he wants to see a "real social Europe" that has greater public ownership and stronger workers' rights.Read the full story ›
A labour party member who made comments allegedly 'sympathising' with the 9/11 suicide bombers has been expelled from the party.
According to a Labour spokeswoman "Gerry Downing has now been excluded from the Labour Party by the NEC panel".
It comes after Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn faced calls from both Prime Minister David Cameron and his own MP John Woodcock to revoke Downing's party membership.
The Labour leader is accused of trying to rewrite history after posts critical of Brussels were deleted from his website.Read the full story ›
The Labour, SNP and Plaid Cymru leaders are expected to join together to support a major protest against the Trident nuclear system.Read the full story ›
Labour can make a collective decision on whether to back renewal of Britain's nuclear deterrent, the shadow defence secretary said.Read the full story ›
Labour leader put support for public ownership at the centre of the party's campaign for May's local elections in England.Read the full story ›
Shadow chancellor calls for the National Audit Office to launch an inquiry into "derisory" tax dealRead the full story ›