We can learn a lot from how other countries have tackled this tricky issue in recent years
The independence referendum in Scotland has created the opportunity to revitalise British democracy
Miliband's arguments were by far the stronger but at no point did the PM appear truly uncomfortable.
David Cameron's u-turn and Ukip's adoration of them has grammar schools back in the headlines. But they don't work and they shouldn't be the priority – and I should know.
There is some truth in the rumour that the Green MP clashes with her party leader, but so far it’s not personal.
The Coalition has fallen asleep at the wheel as far as clamping down on driver safety is concerned. A Labour government would do things differently.
8,000 children on free school meals make the top grades at primary school but just 900 will end up at Britain's top universities. That has to change.
In the event of a hung parliament, the former First Minister is likely to be the SNP MP to do the deals.
"Burning hatred for the Tory party".
Gisela Stuart, Labour's MP for Birmingham Edgbaston has said that the party should not dismiss the possibility of doing a deal with the Tories, in the form of a "grand coalition".
Supporters of the three anti-Conservative parties must put aside the disagreements of the last five years - and vote tactically
The Green party's plea for its leader and its MP to appear in one debate each has been declined by the broadcasters.
As the activists' darling launches his re-election campaign in the Lake District, he struggles to deflect questions about his next move.
Without money to spend, the next Labour government will need other levers other than big spending to tackle poverty
We climbed on board the Operation Black Vote bus last week, as it launched its campaign to register black and minority ethnic voters ahead of the election.
The solution to our political and social problems can only be found by unleashing the creativity of the stifled 75 per cent.
The favourite to be the party's next leader says they "won’t have a choice" if Miliband finishes ahead in a hung parliament.
Labour is proposing a cut in tuition fees, but it was the party that made students pay in the first place.
New plans for devolution to Manchester are fantastic news, argues Luke Raikes
The Conservatives' failure to meet their pledge to reduce net migration to "tens of thousands" is one of the best things to have happened to the economy.
Glasgow's budget cuts are due to the austerity agenda of the Conservatives, not the Sturgeon administration, an SNP councillor says.
The socialist firebrand and RMT president is running for the Greens in Redcar. Why?
The Chancellor's politically-motivated project undermines the goal of the national integration of health and social care.
The Prime Minister was left looking as inert as Gordon Brown following the expenses scandal.
Zero-hours contracts have become the "norm" in many workplaces, but how can we avoid taking advantage of workers in the quest for flexibility?
Can Darren Hall take the Greens from obscurity to first place in Bristol? We visit a seat that is turning into a three-way marginal between the Liberals, Labour, and the Greens.
Progressive alliances, no joint tickets, and ruling out working with Tories: the Greens clarify how they would work with Labour.
The proposed figure of £6.70 fails to meet the Chancellor's aim of restoring the minimum wage to its pre-recession value.
A Greek schoolteacher describes the response in Greece to Syriza's victory, and warns the European left to look closer at the triumphant party's "peculiar socialism".
Steve Doran has worked at a care home in Dartford for four years, but she believes that a concentration on abuse cases has blighted the reputation of her industry.