It is 20 years since the original radio series of Goodness Gracious Me aired. Over two decades, the UK media portrayal of Asians hasn’t used its success to evolve.
The co-founder of openDemocracy argues that "this is a constitutional moment" - on the 800th birthday of Magna Carta, there is appetite across the political spectrum for a new consitution and democratic settlement. Labour's leader should not be afraid of offering one.
The Lib Dems are polling more strongly than public polls suggest. They could hold onto as many as 35 seats in May.
Young people are still frustrated – but the genre's revival shows a universal urban discontent.
A damning report by the House of Lords condemns the UK's failure to take the Russian threat and Ukraine crisis seriously.
The former Labour Business Secretary is to warn Labour about their imminent higher education pledge.
The fragmentation of the UK party system is reawakening divisions on electoral reform.
The latest party donation figures show the Labour party's biggest donation, aside from the unions, is in staff secondments from the huge accountancy firm slammed by the Public Accounts Committee.
Ashcroft polls show Ukip are competitive in three seats where the Tories won by big majorities in 2010.
Liberal MP George Harwood was a Church of England deacon.
For all their lapses, the Labour leaders of the past had a firmer grasp of reality than their contemporary counterparts.
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