Misdirection is an underrated weapon in parliament: the best way of dealing with an embarrassing situation is to create an even greater embarrassment.
The Green party has launched its EU referendum campaign, promising to be “loud and proud” about backing Britain’s membership.
George Osborne has revealed he needs to make cuts to government spending equating to 50p in every £100 by 2020, adding that this was “not a huge amount in the scheme of things”.
Tom Watson has called on Michael Gove to “categorically confirm or deny” that he was the source for the story in the Sun that claimed the “Queen backs Brexit”.
David Cameron and George Osborne were “desperate for power” and petrified of a leadership bid by Boris Johnson, according to the memoirs of a former Liberal Democrat cabinet minister.
A British breakaway from the European Union this summer will do little damage the country's business ties with the rest of the world, according to a new survey conducted by CNBC.
Tom Watson has called on Labour MPs, plotting ways in which they could launch a leadership challenge, to “calm down”.
Chancellor George Osborne is under pressure to shelve promised tax cuts for the well-off as he looks to plug a massive and unexpected black hole in the public finances.
Many former Labour voters who switched to the Conservatives at the last election in key electoral battlegrounds are showing no regret and little sign of returning to the fold, according to two prominent members of Jeremy Corbyn’s shadow cabinet.
Labour is to challenge Iain Duncan Smith’s claim that 75% of jobseekers think benefit sanctions have helped them “focus and get on” by lodging a complaint with the official statistics watchdog.
The co-author of a parliamentary report into the demise of BHS has called on the Serious Fraud Office to launch a formal inquiry into the actions of the department store chain’s former owners.
Owen Smith has copied his new policy ideas on workers’ rights from Jeremy Corbyn, the Labour leader’s campaign team has suggested.
Liam Fox, the international trade secretary, has said he expects the issue of Britain’s relations with the EU to be resolved by 2020, the date of the next election.