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Jeremy Corbyn (left) and Owen Smith at the first Labour leadership debate. Photograph:  Ben Birchall/PA

The British Labour Party’s already bitter leadership contest took an more divisive turn this week when deputy leader Tom Watson suggested Trotskyists (...)

UK Brexit minister David Davis: the preliminary finding by the influential European Court of Justice  is in response to a legal challenge brought by Mr Davis. Photograph: Jason Alden/Bloomberg

Retaining data from telephone calls and emails is legal only if law enforcement agencies use it to tackle serious crime, the EU’s highest court has ru(...)

Vanguard submarine: Jeremy Corbyn has said he will vote against the government’s proposal to renew all four  submarines, which carry Trident nuclear-armed missiles. Photograph:  PA/PA Wire

Divisions within Labour will be on stark display on Monday when MPs debate the future of Britain’s Trident nuclear defence programme, with leading fi(...)

Henrik Stenson shot a stunning final day 63 to hold off Phil Mickelson and secure his maiden Major title. Photograph: Reuters.

Henrik Stenson got a kick up the rear end to start his quest for glory in this 145th edition of the British Open, a three-putt bogey on the first hole(...)

Henrik Stenson and Phil Mickelson shake hands at the end of the third round of the British OPen at Royal Troon. Photograph: Gerry Penny/EPA

If Turnberry had its famed ‘Duel in the Sun’ between golfing gladiators Tom Watson and Jack Nicklaus all those years ago in 1977, the prospect of a mo(...)

 Angela Eagle speaks on the BBC’s ‘Sunday Politics’: The former shadow business secretary is on Labour’s soft left, unlike Jeremy Corbyn who is identified with the hard left, but in her series of  television interviews she declined to identify any Corbyn policies with which she disagreed. Photograph: Jeff Overs/Courtesy of the BBC/Reuters

Angela Eagle says she is challenging Jeremy Corbyn for leadership of the Labour party because he is failing to offer an “effective” alternative to the(...)

The 18th at Royal Troon is a relatively straightforward par four but there’s nothing ordinary about it after the R&A berthed their two cruise liners either side of the fairway with 7,000 spectators staring down at you

Break it down and the game is the same for everyone. Irrespective of age or ability we are all just trying to put bat on ball around a large area of m(...)

Angela Eagle, the former shadow business secretary who resigned from the shadow cabinet on Monday, is widely expected to challenge Jeremy Corbyn for the Labour leadership. Photograph: Carl Court/Getty Images

Angela Eagle is to delay her expected leadership challenge to Jeremy Corbyn, Labour sources have said. The former shadow business secretary had been (...)

Boris Johnson has ruled himself out of running in the Conservative Party leadership contest. Photograph:  Andrew Testa/The New York Times

Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson has ruled himself out of running in the Conservative Party leadership contest, despite having been considered one of t(...)

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn leaves his house in London yesterday: If he does not step aside, he will face a challenge, probably from former business secretary Angela Eagle. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Jeremy Corbyn has promised that his name will “definitely” be on the ballot in a Labour leadership contest if he faces a formal challenge following th(...)

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