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Ed Miliband returns to frontline politics in Starmer shadow cabinet

Former Labour leader to serve as business and energy secretary

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Ashley Cowburn What next for the Labour left?

With the new leader declaring a ‘new era’ for the party, Ashley Cowburn looks at the future of Corbyn’s allies

Chancellor rejects widespread calls for universal basic income

Over 170 MPs urged the chancellor to consider the radical policy to deal with economic impact of covid-19

Rebecca Long-Bailey calls for National Food Service during pandemic

Deliveries would be carried out by the Royal Mail with empty leisure facilities used as storage and packing hubs

Who is Lisa Nandy and what are her key policies?

Wigan MP highlights the needs of smaller towns in Labour's heartland areas

Who is Keir Starmer and what are his key policies?

Holborn and St Pancras MP is lawyer who headed the Crown Prosecution Service before entering parliament

Long-Bailey row over pledge to fight ‘transphobic’ women’s groups

Leadership contender under fire after backing campaign to expel party members for ‘bigoted transphobic views’

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