Following the proposals for a 7-7-2 format for the debates, Labour’s prospects in May could rise or fall.
Shrinking the public sector to the size envisioned by the Conservatives could lead to widespread charging in the health service, Labour claims.
Tony Blair wrote to Colonel Muammar Gaddafi to thank him for the “excellent cooperation” between the two countries’ counter-terrorism agencies following a period during which the UK and Libya worked together to arrange for Libyan dissidents to be kidnapped and flown to Tripoli, along with their families.
Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has died at age 90, state television reported early on Friday, with his brother Crown Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz succeeding him as the new ruler of the world's top oil exporter.
It’s been 200 days since Theresa May said she would set up an inquiry into child sexual abuse.
Labour should embrace bolder policies on equality, public spending and a graduate tax partly to combat the growing threat to its left posed by the Green party, a former Labour cabinet minister and close ally of Ed Miliband has warned.
Plans for televised election debates were thrown into fresh doubt when broadcasters tried to break the deadlock over the line-up by proposing to include the Green party, the Scottish National party and Plaid Cymru in two of three proposed debates – only to find their plans met with fierce objections from the Liberal Democrats and the Democratic Unionists.
A fresh constitutional settlement to create a “resting place” for Scotland in the UK has run into trouble on the day of its launch after David Cameron pledged to prevent the SNP from flexing its muscles at Westminster by taking part in English-only votes.
A new STV/Ipsos-Mori poll suggests that the SNP could get 52% of the vote in Scotland in May, compared to Labour’s 24%.
A breast cancer surgeon, a feminist blogger and the owner of a Glasgow bar that became an activists’ hub during the referendum campaign are among the “bunch of mavericks” standing for selection as Scottish National party candidates for the general election which, according to recent Guardian polling, promises to radically alter the political landscape in Scotland.
Hillary Clinton has thrown her weight behind the campaign to keep Britain inside the European Union in a major new boost to David Cameron’s hopes of winning a Remain vote on 23 June.
The United Kingdom referendum is fast approaching, and politicians and market watchers continue to weigh in on the possible impacts of Brexit.