Members of the British Labour Party in the north are to run candidates in next month's assembly election in an act of defiance against the party's London headquarters.
ATTEMPTS to force Labour to stand candidates in Northern Ireland appeared to have failed after the eight people standing for a Labour breakaway group gained fewer than 1,600 first preference votes.
A LABOUR member has been expelled from the party for standing on a different ticket in the assembly election.
JEREMY Corbyn is facing further pressure to back a second Brexit referendum after polling showed support among Labour members for another vote.
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THE Labour Party will not be contesting next month's Stormont assembly elections despite activists' continued efforts to field candidates.
LABOUR leadership candidate Andy Burnham has voiced support for a review of the ban on his party's candidates standing in the north's elections.
THE Labour Party 'rebels' running eight candidates in next week's assembly election say they will oppose a cut in corporation tax if elected.
LABOUR has opened up a four-point lead over the Conservatives as the p
LABOUR HQ in London is to probe allegations of misconduct which last week led to resignations from the party's Northern Ireland executive.
LABOUR'S election strategist Douglas Alexander has refused to <