The shadow equalities minister is standing down after her controversial article sparked accusations of racism.
Is the optimism from Conversative MPs collective delusion, or do they know something we don't? Simon Heffer probes the factors hidden from the polls.
Suffice to say that it’s an uncomfortable place for someone like me. One feels like a masked anarchist simply being there as a woman.
The election in Tower Hamlets has been declared void and will be re-run.
The party is forecast to spend less than Labour and the Lib Dems by the end of the parliament through slower but longer austerity.
A new book by Tim Bale takes us as close as possible to understanding the awkward enigma that is Ed.
Roy Mason, Labour's Northern Ireland Secretary from 1976 to 1979, has died. His legacy, sadly, is still with us.
Were the Labour leader to take power it would be a triumph for parliamentary democracy against the elite.
Winning the popular vote may appear to give Labour or the Tories greater legitimacy. But it is seats that will determine who governs.
The BBC's Daily Politics debate was a familiar scene: of a political class unable to communicate its plans to the voters
The crossbench peer and lager tycoon Karan Bilimoria lashes out at the government’s immigration rhetoric, calls our levels of defence spending "dangerous", and questions Ed Miliband's knowledge of business.