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David Cameron unveils first all-Tory Cabinet in 18 years

David Cameron - the first Conservative leader to win an outright majority for 23 years - named his ministerial team.

Sajid Javid took the job of Business Secretary and Boris Johnson was handed a non-ministerial role while he remains Mayor of London.

A number of female MPs, including Priti Patel and Amber Rudd, were also promoted to leading positions.

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Ed Miliband resigns as Labour leader

The Labour leader Ed Miliband has stood down.

Mr Miliband quit after his party failed to secure enough seats in the House of Commons to form a Government.

His resignation follows those of Ukip's Nigel Farage and the Liberal Democrat's Nick Clegg.

This is not the speech I wanted to give today.

Earlier today I rang David Cameron and congratulated him. I take absolute and total responsibility for the result and out defeat at this election.

Britain needs a strong Labour party and now it's time for someone else to take forward the leadership.

So I am tendering my resignation.

I am truly sorry I did not succeed, I have done my best for nearly five years.

– Ed Miliband

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