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Labour Party (UK): Centre-left political party in the United Kingdom
The Labour Party is a centre-left political party in the United Kingdom that has been described as an alliance of social democrats, democratic socialists and trade unionists. In all general elections since 1922, Labour has been either the governing party or the Official Opposition.

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Boris Johnson Urged To Close All Non-Essential Workplaces [Video]

Boris Johnson Urged To Close All Non-Essential Workplaces

Members of Parliament warned Boris Johnson about workers at construction sites, call centres and other workplaces. According to Business Insider, they urged him in a letter to close all non-essential..

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Jeremy Corbyn's time as Labour leader [Video]

Jeremy Corbyn's time as Labour leader

A look back at Jeremy Corbyn's near five-year stint as Labour leader. The Labour Party will announce its new leader on April 4 2020.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 03:52Published
Matt Hancock, Jeremy Corbyn and Archbishop of Canterbury call for public to applaud NHS [Video]

Matt Hancock, Jeremy Corbyn and Archbishop of Canterbury call for public to applaud NHS

Matt Hancock, the Archbishop of Canterburry, Sadiq Khan, Jeremy Corbyn and Jess Phillips are among those urging people to applaud the NHS as part of the Clap for Carers Campaign. Includes statements..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 03:20Published
Boris Johnson pays tribute to Corbyn on his final PMQs as Labour leader [Video]

Boris Johnson pays tribute to Corbyn on his final PMQs as Labour leader

Boris Johnson pays tribute to Jeremy Corbyn at the start of his final PMQs as Labour leader. In the final session of Parliament before an early Easter recess, the Prime Minister acknowledged Mr..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:04Published
MPs pay tribute to health staff by applauding them in Commons [Video]

MPs pay tribute to health staff by applauding them in Commons

MPs have paid tribute to health service staff amid the coronavirus crisis by applauding them in the House of Commons. Although clapping is banned in the Chamber, Labour MP Chris Bryant (Rhondda) said..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:02Published
Lisa Nandy in profile [Video]

Lisa Nandy in profile

A look at Labour leadership hopeful Lisa Nandy, including her path to politics and key policies, as she bids to replace Jeremy Corbyn as Opposition leader.

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Sir Keir Starmer in profile [Video]

Sir Keir Starmer in profile

A look at Labour leadership hopeful Sir Keir Starmer, including his path to politics and key policies as he bids to replace Jeremy Corbyn as leader of the opposition.

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Rebecca Long-Bailey in profile [Video]

Rebecca Long-Bailey in profile

A look at Labour leadership hopeful Rebecca Long-Bailey, including her path to politics and key policies as she bids to replace Jeremy Corbyn as leader of the opposition.

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Jeremy Corbyn concerned over emergency legislation [Video]

Jeremy Corbyn concerned over emergency legislation

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has expressed concern over emergency legislation being introduced by the government over Covid-19, stressing how adherence can also be sought through education and..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 01:29Published
'Every worker' will receive support: UK's Johnson [Video]

'Every worker' will receive support: UK's Johnson

Britain's parliament was noticably empty of lawmakers during Prime Minister Boris Johnson's weekly question-and-answer session. During the event he told the diminished attendance that every member of..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:43Published
Corbyn urges Johnson to guarantee sick pay for all during Covid-19 crisis [Video]

Corbyn urges Johnson to guarantee sick pay for all during Covid-19 crisis

Jeremy Corbyn has urged Boris Johnson to guarantee sick pay for all workers during the Covid-19 crisis During PMQs, the Labour leader thanked MPs for their “responsible approach” in sitting a..

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Corbyn challenges PM on testing and protective equipment [Video]

Corbyn challenges PM on testing and protective equipment

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has challenged the Prime Minister over the lack of Covid-19 testing and a lack of protective equipment for NHS staff. Report by Etemadil. Like us on Facebook at..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 01:38Published
Corbyn calls on PM to support workers through Covid-19 [Video]

Corbyn calls on PM to support workers through Covid-19

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has called on Prime Minister Boris Johnson to provide more support to workers during the Covid-19 outbreak, highlighting how sick pay levels are below those in the rest of..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 02:43Published
Foreign Office advises against all non-essential foreign travel [Video]

Foreign Office advises against all non-essential foreign travel

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has said “now is not the time for finger-pointing” after Labour’s Emily Thornberry attacked US president Donald Trump’s response to the Covid-19 outbreak. The..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:48Published
Jeremy Corbyn criticises the Government for it’s ‘strange’ approach to Covid-19 advice [Video]

Jeremy Corbyn criticises the Government for it’s ‘strange’ approach to Covid-19 advice

The Labour leader has criticised the Government over the way it has handled the coronavirus crisis and how information has been given to the public. Speaking in his constituency, Mr Corbyn said: "The..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:15Published
McDonnell: Labour leadership event likely to be cancelled [Video]

McDonnell: Labour leadership event likely to be cancelled

John McDonnell has said that the event to announce the next Labour leader is likely to be cancelled with the result announced behind closed doors due to the ongoing coronavirus crisis. The shadow..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 00:47Published
Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell reacts to today’s Budget [Video]

Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell reacts to today’s Budget

Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell gives Labour’s reaction to Rishi Sunak’s first Budget. Report by Chinnianl. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 01:10Published
Corbyn and Johnson clash over offensive comments [Video]

Corbyn and Johnson clash over offensive comments

Boris Johnson has hit back at Jeremy Corbyn over anti-Semitism in the Labour Party after being challenged about his own comments on women and Muslims. Report by Chinnianl. Like us on Facebook at..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 01:49Published
Johnson and Corbyn clash over gender pay during PMQs [Video]

Johnson and Corbyn clash over gender pay during PMQs

Prime Minister Boris Johnson insists the gender pay gap is at a ‘record low’ after Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn confronted him about the issue during today’s Prime Minister’s Questions. Report..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 00:52Published
Commons listens in silence as names of women murdered by men read out by MP [Video]

Commons listens in silence as names of women murdered by men read out by MP

The epidemic of violence against women must prompt the “same level of horror” and swift action as other crises, ministers have been told. Labour’s Jess Phillips read out the names of more than..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:51Published
Starmer grilled on leadership campaign funding [Video]

Starmer grilled on leadership campaign funding

Sir Keir Starmer has declined to identify all of his donors, after coming under pressure to disclose who is funding his Labour leadership campaign. The frontrunner in the race to succeed Jeremy Corbyn..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:54Published
Corbyn:Labour fighting local elections to win and make gains [Video]

Corbyn:Labour fighting local elections to win and make gains

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn says his party will fight the upcoming local elections to win its current councils and make further gains. An internal party document, passed to the BBC, said Labour..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 00:43Published
Corbyn: Government's coronavirus plan not sufficient as yet [Video]

Corbyn: Government's coronavirus plan not sufficient as yet

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn says the government's plan to tackle the coronavirus outbreak was "not sufficient", as it put undue stress on the NHS and did not ensure all workers would be eligible for..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 01:28Published
Khan puts rent controls at centre of London mayor re-election campaign [Video]

Khan puts rent controls at centre of London mayor re-election campaign

London mayor Sadiq Khan has launched his re-election campaign with an attack on Boris Johnson, who he challenged to hand over the power to introduce rent controls. He criticised the Prime Minister’s..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:27Published
Cabinet Office to look into Priti Patel bullying claims [Video]

Cabinet Office to look into Priti Patel bullying claims

Boris Johnson has asked the Cabinet Office to "establish the facts" following allegations that Home Secretary Priti Patel has breached the ministerial code. Cabinet Office minister Michael Gove..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 02:10Published

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A&E doctor says previously healthy people in their thirties and forties were on 'fighting for the lives' at her south London hospital
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Baroness Shami Chakrabarti says opposition would support draconian move – but warns people will 'not comply' if they have no money to buy food
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Labour leadership contender says workers need financial security
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Coronavirus: Jarrow MP Kate Osborne diagnosed with virus

Labour MP for Jarrow Kate Osborne says she tested positive following a period of self-isolation.
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Coronavirus: Labour's Kate Osborne becomes second MP to test positive

Labour politician Kate Osborne has become the second MP to test positive for coronavirus.
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Coronavirus: Suspend rent and mortgage payments for people affected by disease, Jeremy Corbyn says

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Labour's Lisa Nandy clashes with Piers Morgan over trans rights on Good Morning Britain

TV presenter challenged leadership contender over trans women's participation in female sporting events
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Trevor Phillips: Anti-racism campaigner suspended by Labour over Islamophobia allegations

Former chair of equalities watchdog accused party of trying to stifle debate
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Labour could die if new leader shifts party to centre, deputy leadership contender warns

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Liberal politician accuses first female Muslim MP of thinking 'her diversity is better than others'

Responding to backlash over the comments, Alex Hawke said the Labor Party was "fixated on identity politics and appears constantly triggered by everything and everything".
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Gordon Brown endorses Keir Starmer for Labour leadership

'Starmer has all the qualifications that are necessary for a prime minister of the future,' says former Labour PM
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Johnson silent over when he first knew of Priti Patel bullying allegations

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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn booed at British Kebab Awards

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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn was booed as he presented a prize at the British Kebab Awards. The vegetarian politician was presenting the best kebab restaurant in north and west London award to Kabul..
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Priti Patel must step down over bullying allegations, Labour says

Labour's Diane Abbott has called on Priti Patel to step down as home secretary while the Cabinet Office conducts an inquiry into bullying allegations levelled against her.
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Sadiq Khan vows to make mayoral election into 'referendum on rent controls'

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UK would be three years into Corbyn-led government if not for 'disgraceful behaviour' of Labour MPs, claims Richard Burgon

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Home Secretary urged to respond to bullying claims

Labour's Keir Starmer calls on the home secretary to "explain" after her top civil servant quits.
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Labour leadership candidates clash over antisemitism in fiery TV debate

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Labour leadership candidates clash over Brexit at Guardian hustings – video

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Labour leadership: The key policies of Keir Starmer, Rebecca Long-Bailey and Lisa Nandy

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Windrush draft 'branding Home Office institutionally racist was watered down'

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Jeremy Corbyn says he is ready to serve in shadow cabinet after he is replaced as Labour leader

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