Ed Miliband is under increasing pressure to back an in/out referendum on Britain’s EU membership, after a survey showed more Labour supporters are in favour of a vote on Europe than against it.
To believe the reaction from some corners of the business world, you’d think economic ruin was certain if the minimum wage was increased to £8 an hour by 2020, as Labour leader Ed Miliband proposes.
William Hague warned on Monday that the Tories were prepared to take the fight to Labour at next year’s general election on restricting the voting rights of Scottish MPs if no agreement was reached by January on a new UK constitutional settlement.
Ed Miliband’s rejection of ‘English votes on English issues’ is a big mistake. England needs a fair say in the United Kingdom too.
Last week David Lammy MP for Tottenham announced that he will join the Labour candidate race for the 2016 London Mayor elections. We look at his policies.
An attempt by David Cameron to outflank Ed Miliband on a new constitutional settlement for the UK ran into trouble on Sunday night when a senior Liberal Democrat cabinet minister said that the plans for devolution in England should not proceed without attempting a consensus with Labour.
Gavel-to-gavel TV coverage of party conferences disappeared more than a decade ago, as network TV recoiled at the absence of drama, but the three to four-day conferences still offer British political parties a precious and rare platform to project itself, largely on their terms.
With news that Alex Salmond is to step down, political pundits are guessing who will become First Minister of Scotland - and of course lead the SNP.
As ISIS targets British citizens a friendship with the US may not always be in British interests.
In his pivotal speech ahead of the referendum, Gordon Brown offered a "modern form of home rule".
It was a bright cold day in April and the clocks were striking 13. Jeremy Corbyn, his chin nuzzled into his chest, stood up to speak at Senate House in central London. “This building was the model for George Orwell’s Ministry of Truth,” he began. “We shall see.”
Nigel Farage has called for an end to infighting among Brexit campaigners as the group run by the Ukip donor Arron Banks backed down from threats of legal action against Vote Leave.