The Conservatives have failed in Scotland at successive general elections, but if the Scottish Conservatives are to ever be successful again, they need to disband and let a new centre-right party take over.
Boris Johnson has rejected the idea that he could be the next Conservative party leader, saying the role would go to “some babe unborn”.
Ed Miliband is to promise that regardless of how much he is attacked, he will not back down in his campaign against tax avoidance, saying that in government he will insist that the rich play by the same rules as the poor.
People who cannot work because they are overweight or suffering addiction problems could be threatened with losing their sickness benefits if they do not accept treatment under plans due to be outlined by David Cameron on Saturday.
A man has put the largest bet ever on the outcome of the 2015 general election. This is just months after he bets £900,000 on the Scottish independence referendum.
Speaking in Essex, UKIP’s leader attacked big business and said that UKIP would call for an “immediate referendum” in order to help a government.
YouGov’s latest poll, for the Sun, puts Labour on a three point lead over the Conservatives. Are the party on course for victory?
The current 'clawback' period for bankers' bonuses is currently seven years, but shadow chancellor Ed Balls said that was 'too weak'.
The latest Ipsos Mori political monitor, released Thursday, has the Liberal Democrats on 6%.
Zac Goldsmith, the Conservative London mayoral candidate, has denied that attempts to link his Labour opponent, Sadiq Khan, to the antisemitism row surrounding former mayor Ken Livingstone amount to “dog-whistle politics”.
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is unlikely to visit Wales to help his party hang on to power in next week’s assembly elections after a trip was cancelled at the last moment amid the furore over Ken Livingstone’s comments on Hitler and Zionism.
Ken Livingstone has said he will use a 1983 book by an American Marxist to defend himself against accusations of antisemitism and bringing the Labour party into disrepute.