Senior MPs secretly filmed by journalists deny that they have broken the rules in a "cash for access" sting.
Cameron's promise creates a new dividing line with Labour and the Lib Dems, who would means-test some payments.
The Conservatives' negative approach reveals a party bereft of ideas or empathy for working families.
A refusal to acknowledge the democratic remit of the new, however irritating, Greek government could result in a contagion effect across the rest of the eurozone.
The political outsider running to be a mayoral candidate discusses his MP opponents, Margaret Hodge's "political malice", and why it's "really patronising" to call for a non-white mayor.
New plans from the Home Secretary aim to introduce a "British values" test for foreigners seeking to work, study and attend business meetings in the UK.
The new measure encourages the perception that the party is for some, not for all.
What is the point of citizenship?
Young people are still frustrated – but the genre's revival shows a universal urban discontent.
A damning report by the House of Lords condemns the UK's failure to take the Russian threat and Ukraine crisis seriously.
The former Labour Business Secretary is to warn Labour about their imminent higher education pledge.
The fragmentation of the UK party system is reawakening divisions on electoral reform.
The latest party donation figures show the Labour party's biggest donation, aside from the unions, is in staff secondments from the huge accountancy firm slammed by the Public Accounts Committee.
Ukip voters care less about policy than supporters of any other party.
In light of Russia's seizure of Crimea and fighting in Ukraine, the Defence Secretary warns that the Baltics may be next.
Labour’s candidate for Carlisle on being a political outsider, why we need more working-class voices in politics, and how her background helps her campaign.
Shadow transport secretary toughens party's stance, vowing that "the public sector will be running sections of our rail network".
How growing political inequality threatens our democracy and why a civic duty to vote could make a difference.
The active economy in Wales shows an alternative to the Tory laissez-faire model.
The discovery that the big six energy firms' loyal customers save less gives Labour a chance to flaunt its more successful policy plan.
The Independent Commission on Local Government Finance has warned that local services could "collapse" due to cuts.
The director of Channel 4's The Romanians Are Coming describes the choices and the journey faced by Romanians who move to the UK to work.
How the recent tax avoidance scandal shows that the softly softly approach won't work, and we need a financial transaction tax.
For the first time, the Church of England has produced a letter saying how we – and our politicians – should approach the general election.
The UK inflation rate has fallen to a record low of 0.3 per cent in January – time to talk about consumer policy.
They say this election will be the most unpredictable for a long time. But the media’s coverage won’t be, and it could even help to shape the outcome.
The PM faces the youth unemployment problem with a plan for "intensive action" on young people not in education, employment or training.
David Cameron has started targeting the low-paid in a new benefits trial; this message could undermine his claim to be in favour of Britain’s "hardworking people".
The outgoing Labour MP for Dulwich and London mayoral contender speaks to Anoosh Chakelian about election strategy, immigration, and her plan to make “two Londons one”.
Ed Miliband announces an "apprenticeship guarantee" for school leavers by 2020.