Ukip leader plans to run in Tory-held constituency where his party currently polls first.
The act was denounced as "bullying" at the time, but Salmond's struggles prove it was the right choice.
Last summer's defeat over Syria has made the PM wary of intervention.
The Respect MP is being investigated by the police for calling on Bradford to be “declared an Israel-free zone”.
The airport, which the Mayor has demanded be closed, is one of the biggest local employers.
Two hundred public figures have signed an open letter addressed to the people of Scotland, calling on them to vote "No" in the independence referendum.
The Labour Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) for Northumbria calls on Labour to retain PCCs, or a variant of the position, to allow transparency in policing.
The party would win all 10 of the target seats polled.
The Labour party says it would make savings in the NHS through joined-up services; what does this tell us about its approach to health policy in austere times?
As voters become more inclined to plump for an option outside the mainstream, or stay at home altogether, parties should recognise the electoral gains in becoming more genuinely representative of Britain today.
When it comes to tackling the real issues facing the city, Boris has failed spectacularly.
The Communities Secretary is a fierce defender of religious privilege.
For those on a lower income or not working, some boroughs are considerably more welcoming than others.
The high street is crying out for serious policy: let’s take a million small businesses out of paying business rates.
The Mayor of London, who has announced he'll be running to be an MP, has consistently denied his wish to return to parliament in 2015.
Johnson's pledge to serve a full term leaves him in a difficult position if the Tories are defeated in 2015.
Households may struggle unnecessarily from premature interest rate rises if we continue to rely on the current key indicator of income growth.
Following the resignation of a Tory minister, the PM’s coalition partners are now calling for the suspension of arms export licences to Israel
The Better Together head’s mastery of the detail consistently gave him the edge.
The Scottish First Minister and the Better Together chair go head-to-head in Scottish independence debate.
If there is a majority that opts for Irish unity at some stage, then change will take place. No one is making a first principles argument for Northern Ireland remaining part of the UK.
The Lib Dem leader's tougher words on immigration policy today reveal the lack of "wisdom" from his advisers during his debates with Ukip's Nigel Farage.
A government minister resigned this morning over Gaza. No 10, the Chancellor and the Mayor of London have all responded to this move, revealing an increasingly untenable situation for the PM.
The government minister Sayeeda Warsi has resigned from the government over Gaza.
The shadow work and pensions secretary is to slam the Conservatives for welfare spending, which follows her tougher stance on EU migrants.
Labour, the Tories and the Lib Dems issue joint declaration on "further strengthening" the Scottish Parliament.
On immigration, we demand that our politicians serve us a dish of fried snowballs and then feign disappointment when they fail to deliver it.
Councils are trying to penalise women who have to use domestic violence refuges outside their local area – by withdrawing their right to council tax support.
There is a peculiar phenomenon of good news being reported as bad news. When you’re L, G, B or T, you notice this quite a lot.
A picture was tweeted out today of David Cameron’s handsigned WWI memorial wreath, contrasted with a generic “From the Leader of the Opposition” from Ed Miliband. But it’s not what it looks like.