The former Labour minister and aide to Gordon Brown has urged voters to back Boris Johnson at the general election.
Members of Parliament have approved a motion to remove Independent Group MPs Ian Austin and Mike Gapes from the Foreign Affairs Committee, and replace them with Labour MPs.
Labour’s Chris Williamson has said that Ian Austin, who left the party on Friday, “is no loss to the Labour party”.
Ian Austin has become the ninth Labour MP in a week to quit Jeremy Corbyn's party, claiming there was a "culture of extremism, antisemitism and intolerance".
Labour MP Ian Austin says Labour Party leaders need to wake up and understand how serious anti-Semitism is
The Foreign Secretary agreed with the Labour MP that Vladimir Putin may use the World Cup like Adolf Hitler used the 1936 Olympics