It is the first time a party in opposition has lost a by-election since 1982.
The defining divide is no longer between left and right but between unionist and nationalist.
My week, from Age Concern to anti-semitism.
Much as it jolts me to come across a reference to my music in something I'm reading, at least it's not me.
Hunt's six day week, Cameron's missing tweet and growing tensions within Labour.
As Johnson finishes his term as mayor of London, his own parting shot leaves this mole feeling cold.
The leader's foes have yet to agree on when and how a challenge should take place.
In the face of David Cameron's unrelenting assault, the Labour leader still refused to withdraw his remark.
There is a new, hairy face in the Hovel.
Are we too complacent in thinking that the toxic brew of paranoia and populism that brought Hitler to power will never be repeated?
Every now and then, even the most famous of clocks need a bit of care.
No country has ever left the EU before, so there's no map for where we're going.
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