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British Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn: ‘The Tory campaign amplified by most of the media managed to persuade many that only Boris Johnson could “get Brexit done”.’ Photograph: Tolga Akmen/AFP via Getty Images

Jeremy Corbyn has faced furious MPs at a fractious meeting of the parliamentary Labour Party in Westminster in which he told them he took “responsibil(...)

 Labour  leader Jeremy Corbyn  on BBC TV’s The Andrew Neil Interviews. “What I’ll say is this. I am determined that our society is safe for people of all faiths.” Photograph: BBC/handout via Reuters

Jeremy Corbyn has described anti-Semitism as “vile and wrong” with no place in the Labour Party, but he declined to apologise to Britain’s Jews for hi(...)

“It’s all ‘heritage’ now.” Bottle kiln beside a canal as a barge passes in Stoke-on-Trent, England. File photograph: iStockPhoto

It is hard, if you spend any time around Stoke-on-Trent, to remind yourself that this was once the centre of the world. Local people don’t even call t(...)

The seven British Labour Party MPs who quit the party on Monday. Photograph:  Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP/Getty

Britain’s Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn has been warned he faces more resignations by MPs unless he gets a grip of the problem of anti-Semitism wi(...)

British Labour MP Margaret Hodge, who faces a party disciplinary inquiry after accusing leader Jeremy Corbyn of being  a “racist and anti-Semite”. Photograph: PA Wire

The British Labour Party averted a bitter showdown with MPs over its code of conduct on Monday, with a key vote on whether it should adopt an internat(...)

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is congratulated by his wife Laura Alvarez (right) following his victory in the Labour leadership contest between him and Owen Smith in Liverpool. Photograph: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

They played Happy by Pharrell Williams as Labour Party delegates trooped into the Liverpool conference centre just before Jeremy Corbyn’s victory was (...)