File photograph of Ken Livingstone, who has announced that he is resigning from the Labour party. File photograph: Lauren Hurley/PA Wire

Former London mayor Ken Livingstone resigned from Britain’s opposition Labour Party on Monday, saying that a row over anti-Semitism allegations agains(...)

Jeremy Corbyn: Jewish leaders said the proposals he advanced during their meeting fell short of the minimum level of action the problem required. Photograph: Dan Kitwood/ Getty Images

Jewish community leaders have described a meeting with Jeremy Corbyn as “a disappointing missed opportunity” to address the problem of anti-Semitism i(...)

British Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn: The Jewish Labour Movement said Mr Corbyn’s attendance at the event “topped off the worst week on record of awful relations between the Labour Party and the Jewish community”. Photograph: Hannah McKay/Reuters

Jeremy Corbyn’s commitment to tackling anti-Semitism was questioned by the Board of Deputies of British Jews as the Labour leader defended his decisio(...)

Gerry Adams (left) with the BBC’s Andrew Marr

Brexit is “disastrous” for the people of Ireland and the North needs special stations within the European Union, Gerry Adams said on Sunday. The Sinn(...)

Arlene Foster and the DUP pictured at Stormont.  Through long experience, the politicians of Northern Ireland are masters of power-sharing, deal-making and concession-squeezing. They will run rings round the Tories.  David Young/PA Wire

I agree with Jeremy. As the Labour leader told the BBC’s Andrew Marr on Sunday, the present parliamentary configuration is more or less unsustainable.(...)

 Former Labour mayor of London Ken Kivingstone, who faces a new inquiry by his party into remarks he has made about Hitler and Zionism. Photograph: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images

British prime minister Theresa May has accused Labour of betraying Britain’s Jewish community by failing to expel Ken Livingstone from the party for s(...)

Former mayor of London Ken Livingstone had threatened to launch a judicial review if he was expelled from the Labour Party. Photograph: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images

Former London mayor Ken Livingstone has been suspended from the Labour Party for one further year over controversial comments about Adolf Hitler and Z(...)

Gerald Bernard Kaufman, politician: born June 21st, 1930 – died  February 26th, 2017. Photograph: John Stillwell/PA Wire

In Gerald Kaufman, who has died aged 86, the Labour party had not only one of its longest-serving MPs, but also one of its loyalest, if most waspish, (...)

 The NatWest bank has informed Russian television channel Russia Today that they have frozen the company’s bank accounts in UK. Photograph: Hannah McKay/EPA

The UK bank accounts of Russian TV broadcaster Russia Today have been shut down, its editor-in-chief has said, in a move that the UK government appear(...)

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan: “It’s time for a Labour government. A Labour prime minister in Downing Street. A Labour cabinet. Labour values put into action.” Photograph: Danny Lawson/PA Wire

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan stressed the importance of Labour being back in power 28 times in a speech to the party’s autumn conference, amid speculati(...)

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