A murder investigation is under way after a 16-year-old boy became the second teenager in a week to be stabbed to death in Birmingham.
Shadow chancellor John McDonnell has said the Labour leadership is ready to address issues which have led eight of the party’s MPs to switch to the new Independent Group in Parliament.
An eighth Labour MP has quit the party to join the breakaway Independent Group in protest at Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership.
Jeremy Corbyn has urged Labour to unite around his policies for a social justice and a more equal society as he expressed “regret” over the resignation of seven of his MPs.
The seven MPs who quit Labour have been challenged to stand in by-elections.
The Prime Minister may not seek to reopen the Brexit Withdrawal Agreement to make changes to the controversial Irish backstop, a Cabinet minister has suggested.
Shadow chancellor John McDonnell has stood by his description of Sir Winston Churchill as a “villain”.
Prime Minister Theresa May has made clear her admiration for her predecessor Sir Winston Churchill, after shadow chancellor John McDonnell branded him a “villain”.
Former foreign secretary Boris Johnson has called on shadow chancellor John McDonnell to withdraw his description of wartime prime minister Sir Winston Churchill as a “villain”.
Shadow chancellor John McDonnell has branded Winston Churchill a “villain”.