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Jeremy Corbyn to stand down as Labour leader

Sam Blewett, Press Association
Jeremy Corbyn defended his "extremely popular" policies and blamed Brexit for Labour's devastating defeat as he announced he would stand down as leader after overseeing a "period of reflection".

Election manifestos – bona fide or bluster?

John Manley
IT'S fair to assume that only the most politically nerdy among you have read one – never mind all – of the manifestos published by Northern Ireland's main parties ahead of Thursday's Westminster poll.