The Labour peer and former Liberty director is expected to join Jeremy Corbyn's team next week.
Floating a £10 an hour Living Wage and the possibility of Universal Basic Income, the Shadow Chancellor told the audience at Labour party conference they no longer have to "whisper" the word socialism. Read McDonnell's speech below.
The newly re-annointed Labour leader was shown holding a sign calling for a shadow minister for mental health.
When 21-year-old Alfie Deyes released his first book, it was No 1 on the Sunday Times bestseller list for 11 weeks. Who are the YouTubers – and why are their books so successful?
Union membership will fall below one in five employees by 2030 unless current trends are reversed.
Why the sudden glut of blond footballers? A conversation I had with the artist back in 1966 gave me a clue. . .
The revolt against the leader transformed him from an incumbent back into an insurgent.
The Sugar Tax is opportunistic, expensive and unlikely to achieve its stated goals, says Jon Woods, general manager of Coca-Cola Great Britain & Ireland
Downing Street has already been forced to publicly rebuke Boris Johnson, David Davis and Liam Fox.
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