Tristram Hunt's resignation makes me feel instinctively uneasy.
The surgeon, former Labour health minister and chairman of the London Health Commission, Ara Darzi, backs Tessa Jowell to be Labour's candidate for London mayor.
George Osborne is not inevitable as the next Tory leader – and Theresa May could be the one to see him off.
All the recent polling suggests Andy Burnham is losing more votes than anyone else to Jeremy Corbyn, says Diana Johnson MP.
The big question is whether Andy Burnham or Yvette Cooper will face Jeremy in the final round of this election.
What does Newsnight's focus group make of the Labour leadership candidates?
Whoever wins in September faces an uphill task. IpsosMori's Gideon Skinner lays it out.
Immigration is good news for Britain and for London. As Mayor, I'll defend it, promises Diane Abbott.
This week's Politics Column from the New Statesman's political editor.
Centrist and moderate commentators think Corbyn will doom Labour, but they're wrong, says Tim Grayson.
The shadow health secretary tells the NS that the contest is "wide open" and rules out a third bid.
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