Is the Durham MP on track to replace Jeremy Corbyn?
The Republican’s nominee for president in 2012 is hoping to become a United States’ Senator in November.
Canada’s only female prime minister has been in the news recently.
A new poll conducted by BMG Research for the Independent suggests Britain’s two main parties are each on 40%.
Could there be a by-election in Holyrood’s Donside constituency?
Twitter is filled to the brim with a myriad of hashtags, but have you noticed these ones from your pro-EU circles?
It's the economy, stupid.
The EU could put its citizens at risk if it allows ideology or rigid institutions to blind its leaders to the need to cooperate against terror threats, Theresa May will say on Saturday, proposing a new UK-EU treaty on intelligence and security.
What Robert Mueller delivered in Friday’s indictment were the first charges for interfering in the 2016 presidential election. He is getting to the heart of the matter.
Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney announced his candidacy for a US Senate seat in Utah, marking a return to politics for one of the president’s fiercest conservative critics.
After his poor Puerto Rico response, Donald Trump's popularity continues to fall. But where does he stand compared to the 44 before him?
The British monarch is the head of state for sixteen different countries around the world, but which countries could become republics within the next few decades?
America’s president the furthest from winning a second term he has been in the past year.
Six months into his presidency, FiveThirtyEight declared Donald Trump as “historically unpopular”. Has there been any improvement?
Harriet Harman and Dennis Skinner make the cut, but which Tory MP tops the list?
The UK’s democracy is often lauded as one of the greatest systems of government in the world, but in reality, there are many large problems that undermine this statement. Here are three serious problems with Britain’s political system that need fixed within the next few years.
The political situation is the tensest it has been in years. What do you need to know?
Since 1945, there have been 21 US secretaries of state. Who are the country’s longest-serving in modern times?
The most recent election was an incredibly close race overall, but in these seven seats it was anything but.
British democracy is in desperate need of deep and wide reforms. Switching to a fairer voting system could go a long way to improving our democracy.
Student survivors of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas high school shooting confronted Florida’s lawmakers on Wednesday to demand gun control reforms, as thousands of teenagers walked out of lessons in solidarity at schools across the state.
Theresa May has been forced to reassure jittery Brexiters on her own back benches as her 11-strong Brexit inner cabinet prepared to assemble for an eight-hour awayday to thrash out a deal on Britain’s future relationship with the European Union.
MPs will vote on whether to impose a windfall tax on major PFI contractors on Wednesday.