A new poll confirms what the Conservatives been saying privately, and bodes ill for Labour after the election.
For all the Conservative scaremongering, it is their victory, not Miliband's, that will be cheered in the Kremlin
Whether it is the attacks on migrants crossing the Mediterranean or questions about Nick Clegg's heritage, our national debate on immigration has taken a nasty turn.
We cannot, therefore, continue to bury our heads in the sand, nor can we hide behind talk of a more comprehensive EU strategy. The simple fact is, unless more boats are sent out to patrol the region and rescue people, more innocent lives, including those of children, will be lost in the days and weeks to come.
In 2012, Ed Miliband said it wasn’t “for politicians to lecture people about morality”; he was right. Notwithstanding some politicians’ moral convictions, society cannot agree a moral standard for tax.
The latest developments to the Universal Credit will hit working parents hard, while doing little to tackle the real problem.
I have been very fortunate in my life to have had essential help when I have needed it and the opportunity to make a difference to the lives of others. This election is the moment when disabled people can exercise their power and make their voice heard. And today, with the launch of its disability manifesto, Labour is hoping to win their support.
The number using food banks continues to rise. What's being done about the problem of public hunger, and what must we do next?
Ed Miliband's transformation from punchline into rockstar Prime Minister is almost complete.
The Conservatives want welfare reform to be a success story. But the real picture is more mixed.
The launch of Labour's groundbreaking young people manifesto today is further evidence of Ed Miliband's determination to put the future of the younger generation at the heart of this election campaign.
As it stands, on election day, the young people who have been rejected throughout their lives will find that they yet again have no one to turn to.
London is home to the biggest galleries, the most famous museums and some of the country's most famous cultural destinations. But in outer London, many venues are struggling and deserve a moment to shine.
Ukip and the SNP are merely the strongest political expressions of our present discontents.
David Cameron's Right to Buy policy scored good headlines but the public won't buy it.
The Conservatives are getting ready for another coalition - this time with Ukip.
The outcome of the election is uncertain. But there are some things that will definitely happen afterwards, regardless of the result.
In the debates, David Cameron looked peripheral, a professional who has lost hunger. That could be the end of him.
A leaked memorandum has the SNP furiously denying the conversation ever took place and Scottish Labour elated. But if you think about it, it's likely that Nicola Sturgeon's words were neither as revelatory or as indiscreet as you might think.
Labour's shadow business secretary reflects on the first week of the campaign.
Last night’s debate made for good television but told us little we didn’t know and changed nothing. And so the jamboree goes on.
Alan Martin's girlfriend didn't watch the 2010 debates and isn't interested in politics - so what did she make of the debates?
You could always tell it was election time from the posters in people's windows. Where have they vanished to?
The Liberal Democrats a bad joke - and they're the only ones who don't get it.
The youngest and the poorest are being shut out of the election
As far as foreign policy is concerned, Britain's leaders would benefit from a lesson or two from Tony Blair.
It's not just Nick Clegg who is in jeopardy. His negotiating team could be knocked out before the coalition talks even begin.
The election debate will be dominated by business leaders, bond markets, the Health Service and the public finances. The poor have been written out of the script.
Greg Dyke, David Cameron and Ed Milband are united in blaming migrants for our troubles. But stopping immigration will do nothing for the England football team - and even less for England.
Elections are as much about competence as conviction - Labour should have made more hay with the Coalition's many gaffes.