There is a Commons majority for Trident and the party couldn't amend Budgets in the way it hopes.
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
We are running the parties' manifestos through Democracy 3, an election simulation video game. Here's what happens if Labour wins...
Germany and Sweden have both recently been governered by parties that finished second.
What happens when you run the main political parties' 2015 manifestos through a politics simulation game?
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.
Shadow chancellor says Leader of the House would "talk to all parties" but rejects negotiations on the Budget and defence.
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.
No one's talking about deals with the Lib Dems, because there's nothing in their manifesto to scare the Tory or Labour horses.
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.
Ed Miliband's transformation from punchline into rockstar Prime Minister is almost complete.
The PM suggested that a Labour government reliant on nationalist support would be forced to cancel infrastructure projects outside of Scotland.
The Conservatives want welfare reform to be a success story. But the real picture is more mixed.
After the nationalists' pledge to oppose the Tories, Miliband could simply invite them to support a left-wing Queen's Speech.
400 people drowned this week in the Mediterranean. Here's what can be done about it.
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.
The shadow minister for care and older people on the future of old age in Britain, parents versus the state, and what she's most excited about.
Party promises to force companies to pay workers at least the minimum wage after they have served four weeks.
The Tory MP and former Chancellor on how politics has changed, the dangers of unfunded spending pledges, and how his party is "too right-wing".
The Labour leader filled the prime ministerial void on the stage and threw down the gauntlet to Cameron.
It was everyone but David Cameron and Nick Clegg on the BBC's "challengers' debate" panel. Here's what it revealed.
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.
"I'm choosing Labour".
Plus young Tory exploits with the Northern Ireland Secretary's red box.
Instead of playing to win, politicians are seeking not to lose.
Plus a call for a parliament so hung it can't make pointless changes.
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.