Party says its former MP "is only interested in stoking fear and division".
The controversial former Labour MP saw off dumped Labour candidate Azhar Ali, who finished in a distant fourth place.
The controversial former Labour MP is the bookies' favourite to be the new MP for Rochdale.
Labour leader says the Conservative Party is now the "political wing of the flat-Earth society".
A question Rishi Sunak has not exactly been keen to answer.
"Every single little bit of the jigsaw that made it possible to build a life has been fragmented."
Lindsay Hoyle in hot water after upending parliamentary precedent.
The move marks a change in the party's long-standing position on the conflict.
MP will this week vote on the party's motion demanding an immediate end to the violence.
The shadow health secretary said he was "ashamed" that the party had to pull support for its own candidate.