And Professor Tony Travers has warned the party faces the prospect of never winning a general election again if Mr Corbyn’s successor fails to...

Mr Corbyn took to social media to thank Labour Party members for their support as he bows out of the role he has held since 2015. He wrote: “As I stand...

The remarks came as backers of his likely successor demanded a purge of Corbyn aides dubbed “lunatic Lefties”. Supporters of Sir Keir Starmer...

The MP for Holborn and St Pancras is the strong favourite in the market at 1/20, which equates to a 95 percent implied probability chance of winning. That’s...

COVID-19 has spread to 155 countries, infected more than 179,000 and killed at least 7,000 people. In the UK, the number of confirmed cases rises every...

Ireland’s two right-of-centre parties are predicted to form the next government, a move characterised as “shameful” by some commentators. Close...

Rebecca Long-Bailey hinted she would want to hold another Labour leadership election before Britons go to the polls in 2024. BBC’s Andrew Neil asked:...

An army of 100 negotiators on each side prepared for battle over issues such as tariffs, regulations and fishing rights. Ahead of the first round of...

In what leader Mary Lou McDonald described as “something of a revolution”, the left-wing republicans came top of the pile in terms of votes cast...

Leo Varadkar’s Fine Gael party came third in the popular vote, with the PM himself only securing reelection at the fifth count – a major humiliation...

Sinn Féin’s TD Paul Donnelly topped the poll in the Dublin West constituency, ahead of Taoiseach, Irish prime minister, Leo Varadkar. Elections of...

“Long weekend ahead. #GE2020 #ExitPoll.” No party is expected to reach the 80-seat threshold to enable it to govern on its own, and a coalition administration...

Speaking of how a Sinn Fein and Fianna Fail coalition would disrupt post-Brexit trade negotiations, senator for Leo Varadkar’s Fine Gael, Neale Richmond...

The Irish general election will be held on February 8 at the request of the Taoiseach, but his plans may well backfire. The poll showed Mr Varadkar’s...

Opinion polls indicate a shock surge in support for the Irish republican party, who were formerly headed by Gerry Adams, before this weekend’s general...

In a poll by Ipsos MRBI for the Irish Times, support for left-wing Sinn Fein surged four percent from last month’s survey to 25 percent – just...

With the party now taking the lead, we’re asking Express readers, ‘Are you worried about break-up of UK as Irish election shock fears grow?’ in...

Reports yesterday suggested York was the most favoured destination for Parliament’s second chamber, with Birmingham second on the list. Disused land...

Prime Minister Boris Johnson leaves the Conservative Party headquarters in London (Image: Getty Images) Mr Johnson wants to capitalise on the Conservative’s...

Leo Varadkar is visiting President Michael D Higgins at his residence at Aras an Uachtarain in Dublin, formally marking the start of an election campaign....

Labour’s National Executive Committee (NEC) met in London yesterday to determine the timetable for the leadership contest. Other key elements of the...

Labour’s vote share decreased by 7.9 percentage points from 2017 whilst their number of seats reduced from 262 to 202. Mr Corbyn lost 8.7 percentage...

The Labour Party will soon elect its 28th leader replacing the incumbent Jeremy Corbyn who has held the position since 2015. The MP for Islington North...

Emily Thornberry Emily Thornberry is one of two confirmed candidates for the leadership role this year and was first to announce her intentions late last...

MP for Birmingham Yardley Jess Phillips has announced she is joining the Labour leadership election in a bid to replace Jeremy Corbyn. Ms Phillips joins...