Angry calls for "something to be done" play into terrorists' hands.
What is the fake jobs scandal that has François Fillon, the centre-right French presidential candidate, on the slide?
Will Labour lose in Gerald Kaufman's old seat.
The Zombie Party is too weak to win and too strong to die.
The settled will among Jeremy Corbyn's critics that they need to keep quiet is unlikely to be disrupted by the result.
The party’s prospects are in question if it fails to win over the “Brexit capital” in Thursday's by-election.
The support of the perennial candidate for President will boost Macron's morale but won't transform his electoral standing.
Labour face a tricky task in holding onto the seat.
The knife-edge by-election could end 82 years of Labour rule on the West Cumbrian coast.
Macron is the frontrunner, but he remains vulnerable to an upset.
Labour are the favourites, but they could fall victim to a shock in the Midlands constituency.
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