Jeremy Corbyn is to set out his 10 priorities should he win the Labour leadership race, with the party regaining support in Scotland at the top of his list, as Andy Burnham and Yvette Cooper scramble to convince MPs that they are the candidate to prevent his victory.
Door-knocking on election day in her west Yorkshire constituency, Yvette Cooper encountered a woman who had been hit hard by the coalition’s bedroom tax.
Boris Johnson has raised the prospect there will be a vacancy for leader of the Conservatives in late 2018, after being pressed yet again on his ambitions to head the party.
Former President Jimmy Carter revealed he has cancer on Wednesday. It was discovered after a procedure on the 90-year-old's liver earlier this month.
The Labour party is in the worst danger in its 100-year history and faces possible annihilation if Jeremy Corbyn wins the leadership, Tony Blair has warned.
Labour has extended the deadline for people to sign up to vote for its new leader after its website crashed and dozens of supporters of Jeremy Corbyn began to raise concerns about being excluded.
Labour has hauled in its four leadership campaign teams for a meeting at party headquarters in an attempt to put a stop to complaints from some of the camps about the credibility of the contest.
Wiltshire police will supervise all investigations launched across the country into sexual abuse allegations against the late former prime minister Sir Edward Heath, the force has confirmed.
Eileen Burnham opens the door with suspicion.
Two Conservative MPs have voiced concern about the scale of George Osborne’s proposed cuts to tax credits, raising the possibility of a wider backbench rebellion.
The first legal attempt to prevent the prime minister initiating Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union is to be heard later this month.
They heard the American guns first – roaring, rattling rounds of 30mm cannon fire sprayed by two A10 Thunderbolts.
The Conservative party has rejected an appeal by MPs to speed up the leadership contest so Britain does not have to wait until September for a new prime minister.