The Liberal Democrat leader said Ward's remarks made him "unfit" to stand.
Across the top of the screen floated a banner, pulled by a little aeroplane: IN ARSENE WE TRUST.
The Clacton MP quits his party but insists he will not rejoin the Conservatives or trigger a by-election.
France, Germany and the Netherlands suggest there is nothing inevitable about the right's advance.
Where do I even start?
The appearance of weakness is less electorally damaging than actually removing healthcare from millions of people.
The week in the media, from Osborne’s irrelevant editorship to the unrepentant McGuinness and Vera Lynn’s stirring ballads.
Many LGBTQ homeless people cannot ask their families for help.
Tom Watson says it is destroying Labour. Its supporters say it is a vital force for change. Our correspondent spent six months following the movement, and asks: what is the truth about Momentum?
If Twitter is the new journalism, we are all editors – and responsible for treating our fellow humans with dignity.
The latest tiff between toffs gives plenty of food for thought.
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