Ed Miliband at the New Statesman party. Photograph: Jon Lee Parker
Ed Miliband's speech at the New Statesman party: movements sustain governments
By George Eaton - 22 September 2:57

The Labour leader on why the NS is an "incredibly important" magazine.

Shadow business secretary Chuka Umunna addressed the New Statesman party in Manchester last night. Photo: Jon Lee Parker
Chuka Umunna: Labour must reject nonsense claim that it "crashed the car"
By George Eaton - 22 September 2:08

Shadow business secretary says "we left this country in an immeasurably better situation in 2010". 

Shadow chancellor announces that ministerial salaries will cut by five per cent under Labour and then frozen.
Balls looks to win back trust with pledge to cut ministers' pay
By George Eaton - 21 September 22:00

Shadow chancellor announces that ministerial salaries will cut by five per cent under Labour and then frozen. 

Is the PM betraying his MPs as No 10 moves away from its initial devolution plan?
By Anoosh Chakelian - 21 September 17:24

David Cameron’s decisive speech following the Scottish referendum is beginning to unravel.

Labour leader suggests compromise after opposing idea of two classes of MPs.
Miliband rejects English votes for English laws - but backs "greater scrutiny"
By George Eaton - 21 September 10:44

Labour leader suggests compromise after opposing idea of two classes of MPs. 

Under the First Minister's talented and popular deputy Nicola Sturgeon, the party will become stronger still.
Why Salmond's departure won't weaken the SNP
By Jason Cowley - 20 September 19:21

Under the talented and popular Nicola Sturgeon, the party will become stronger still. Labour is on the run. 

Why it's time for a People's Convention to draw up a new constitution for our country
By Natalie Bennett - 19 September 18:14

Politicians and ordinary people coming together in town hall meetings up and down the land should shape a new constitution.

Ed Miliband’s Constitutional Convention: is he letting a crisis go to waste?
By Anoosh Chakelian - 19 September 17:56

The Labour leader has responded to David Cameron’s ideas for constitutional change with a plan of his own. But does it go far enough?

Without the consent of the public, decisions taken to devolve powers will be seen as a political fix.
People, not politicians, must shape our new constitutional settlement
By Tessa Jowell - 19 September 17:25

Without the consent of the public, decisions taken to devolve powers will be seen as a political fix.

Alex Salmond will step down as SNP leader and Scotland's First Minister
By Anoosh Chakelian - 19 September 16:20

Scotland's First Minister and the SNP leader will resign following his defeat in the Scottish independence referendum.

Scottish referendum: why did supposed Yes strongholds vote No?
By Anoosh Chakelian - 19 September 16:09

Off predictions or wacky results? Many of the areas that were expected to vote for independence voted No. 

Deputy Prime Ministers backs compromise of an English grand committee.
Nick Clegg rejects full English votes for English laws
By George Eaton - 19 September 13:40

Nick Clegg, the deputy Prime Minister, rules out "English votes for English laws" - but backs compromise of an English grand committee to amend legislation. 

Watch: David Cameron's speech following the Scottish referendum No vote
By Anoosh Chakelian - 19 September 13:25

The Prime Minister gave a speech after the Scottish referendum result.

Watch: Alistair Darling's speech following Better Together's Scottish referendum victory
By Anoosh Chakelian - 19 September 13:06

The Better Together leader gave a speech following Scotland's No vote.

Watch: Alex Salmond's speech following his Scottish referendum defeat
By Anoosh Chakelian - 19 September 12:57

The First Minister gave a speech reacting to Scotland rejecting independence.

Our present constitutional settlement is not merely unacceptable; it is broken.
After Scotland, something fundamental has to change - and will change
By Jason Cowley - 19 September 8:25

Our present constitutional settlement is not merely unacceptable; it is broken.

Having opposed "two classes of MPs", Miliband faces a huge political dilemma.
Cameron promises English votes for English laws - what does Labour do now?
By George Eaton - 19 September 8:00

Having opposed "two classes of MPs", Miliband faces a huge political dilemma. 

The First Minister says Scotland has chosen not to become an independent country "at this stage".
Salmond hints at second independence referendum in concession speech
By George Eaton - 19 September 6:49

The First Minister says Scotland has chosen not to become an independent country "at this stage". 

Scotland has voted against independence. Photo: Getty
Scotland has voted No to independence: what now for the key players?
By Anoosh Chakelian - 19 September 6:12

Scotland has opted to remain in the Union. What happens next?

The No side is on course for a double-digit win.
Scotland has rejected independence
By George Eaton - 19 September 5:29

The No side is on course for a double-digit win. 

If it's a No, what will David Cameron say in his speech tomorrow morning?
By Anoosh Chakelian - 19 September 2:49

The Prime Minister is set to speak first thing tomorrow morning. Following a No vote, he will have to address the English Question.

Pressed for an answer: Friday's Scottish referendum front pages
By Media Mole - 19 September 0:22

Here are the newspaper's front pages.

Full coverage of the 32 local counts that will determine the outcome.
Scottish referendum: the results as they come in
By George Eaton - 18 September 22:00

Full coverage of the 32 local counts that will determine the outcome. 

The centre-right was defeated after failed privatisations, but a weak centre-left fell short of a majority.
Sweden's election has uncomfortable lessons for Cameron and Miliband
By George Eaton - 18 September 14:31

The centre-right was defeated after failed privatisations, but a weak centre-left fell short of a majority. 

What time will we know the result of the Scottish independence referendum?
By Anoosh Chakelian - 18 September 14:19

How early should we wake up on Friday 19 September to find out what's happened? Or will we just be awoken by Westminster politicians howling in the streets?

What would the future hold for Scottish higher education in an independent Scotland?
By Fiona Rutherford - 18 September 12:43

STEM academics are planning to vote No in today's referendum over concerns that they will lose a significant amount of UK-wide research funding.

Polling Scotland's poor: surveys still don't reach all parts of the population
By Kirsteen Shields - 18 September 12:35

Despite efforts to improve polling methods, survey polls still do not reach many parts of the population: the poor who have been passed over could be the key to a Yes win.

Will the "missing million" vote Yes or No in the Scottish referendum?
By Maya Oppenheim - 18 September 11:53

With 97 per cent of the Scottish population registered to vote, a record turnout could swing the pendulum in favour of the Yes or No camp.

After the referendum, will it then be time to answer the English Question?
By Michael Kenny - 18 September 11:53

English-wide interests and identities need to be reflected and expressed in a reconstituted UK.

“Should Scotland be an independent country?” Referendum voting is under way
By Anoosh Chakelian - 18 September 8:53

The polls open for the Scottish independence referendum today. 

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