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Ed Miliband attempts to rescue Labour in Scotland
By George Eaton - 29 April 11:12

Why the party’s latest attack on the Alex Salmond’s SNP is likely to fall flat.

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 29 April 8:57

The ten must-read pieces from this morning’s papers.

The Tories’ bogus US growth comparison
By George Eaton - 28 April 23:27

Why the right is wrong to boast that Britain grew more than the United States.

How Peru is poised to defy Washington
By Tom Kavanagh - 28 April 18:17

Fujimori versus Humala is a battle of neoliberal continuity against progressive reform.

Why Yes2AV lags so far behind
By Duncan Robinson - 28 April 17:26

If No to AV wins next week – as the latest <em>NS</em> poll says it will – the Yes camp will have on

Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 28 April 17:09

The five must-read blogs from today, including the royal wedding by numbers, the AV polls, and Petra

No to AV campaign heading for victory, new poll shows
By George Eaton - 28 April 14:15

A New Statesman/ICD poll on the Alternative Vote referendum puts the No campaign 14 points ahead.

In this week’s New Statesman: The Firm
By Duncan Robinson - 28 April 12:19

David Starkey: “The Queen is a tough old boot” | Irwin Stelzer: How Labour could wrong-foot the coal

Syrian ambassador has royal wedding invite withdrawn
By Samira Shackle - 28 April 12:12

Foreign Office says Sami Khiyami’s presence would be “unacceptable” given Syria’s attacks on civilia

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 28 April 8:54

The ten must-read pieces from this morning’s papers.

Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 27 April 16:58

The five must-read blogs from today, on Cameron’s “calm down, dear” gibe, GDP figures and Alfie Mead

Barack Obama’s full birth certificate
By Duncan Robinson - 27 April 16:48

White House releases a full copy of the president’s birth certificate in an attempt to stop “birther

“Calm down, dear!”
By Sophie Elmhirst - 27 April 16:40

What Cameron’s gibe tells us about the Tories’ “blind spot” on women.

PMQs review: Cameron’s gibe falls flat
By George Eaton - 27 April 14:37

Cameron is transformed into Michael Winner as he urges Angela Eagle: “Calm down, dear!”

The royal baby: “Aww!” or “ARGH!”?
By Duncan Robinson - 27 April 13:51

Through computer wizardry, the <em>NS</em> can reveal what Kate and Wills’s baby might look like. Or not.

Born in the USA
By Felicity Spector - 27 April 12:59

The White House today released Barack Obama's full birth certificate. But will it persuade the "birt

What Obama could learn from JFK
By Yo Zushi - 27 April 12:04

“No president should fear public scrutiny of his programme,” said JFK in a speech delivered 50 years

Osborne’s plan isn’t working
By George Eaton - 27 April 10:50

Today’s GDP figure of 0.5 per cent means the economy hasn’t grown for six months.

Cable’s attack on Thatcherism gets an airing
By George Eaton - 27 April 10:20

Scottish Lib Dem leader delivers the comments that Vince Cable dropped from a recent speech.

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 27 April 8:59

The ten must-read pieces from this morning’s papers.

Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 26 April 16:56

The five must-read blogs from today, including growth figures, AV and the early election question.

New Statesman cover | 2 May 2011
By Staff blogger - 26 April 16:10

A sneak preview of tomorrow’s front cover.

Marr’s hypocrisy is exposed
By George Eaton - 26 April 14:10

The BBC presenter probed into Gordon Brown’s private life while concealing his own.

“Vote Yes to damage Cameron”. A winning message?
By George Eaton - 26 April 10:47

Peter Mandelson and Alan Johnson urge Labour supporters to vote Yes to AV to hurt David Cameron.

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 26 April 8:55

The ten must-read pieces from today’s papers.

Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 25 April 16:53

The five must-read blogs from today, including an early election, the politics of trivia and the Gua

Clegg and Cameron’s stage-managed ruckus
By Duncan Robinson - 25 April 16:29

Nick Clegg and David Cameron are keen to play up their differences. But are there really cracks in t

The Lib Dem problem with women
By Samira Shackle - 25 April 16:10

New research indicates that the Liberal Democrats could end up with zero female MPs after the next e

Why Chris Huhne’s attack on No to AV should worry the coalition
By Samira Shackle - 25 April 10:07

The Lib Dem minister has threatened legal action over misleading claims – and his anger seems to be

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 25 April 8:54

The ten must-read pieces from this morning’s papers.

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