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Huhne to learn his fate tomorrow
By George Eaton - 02 February 15:07

Prosecutors to announce tomorrow whether Energy Secretary will be charged by police.

BBC defends decision to censor the word "Palestine"
By Samira Shackle - 02 February 14:34

The broadcaster claims that allowing the lyric "free Palestine" would have comprised impartiality.

Conservatives put politics before policy on immigration
By Matt Cavanagh - 02 February 12:50

A target for net migration is too blunt an instrument.

Was Egypt's football violence political?
By Samira Shackle - 02 February 12:07

The death of 74 football fans in Egypt is a worrying sign of the country's deteriorating security si

In this week's New Statesman: Lucky Dave
By Alice Gribbin - 02 February 11:44

David Miliband | Alistair Darling interview | Giles Fraser on "Thatcher's bishop," George Carey | Vi

Why Labour has reason to hope
By George Eaton - 02 February 9:23

New data shows that 88 per cent of Osborne's cuts are still to come.

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 02 February 7:44

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

There is devilish detail in the new euro pact
By Rafael Behr - 01 February 17:34

Forget use of EU buildings, the threat is members of the new fiscal union cooking up deals that affe

A call to arms for Labour on welfare reform
By Jonathan Rutherford - 01 February 17:31

Does Labour want to rebuild the model of the liberal welfare state or try something different?

PMQs sketch: Ed launches class war
By Peter McHugh - 01 February 16:54

Dave on the ropes after Miliband goes for Tory jugular.

New Statesman cover | 6 February
By Staff blogger - 01 February 16:26

A sneak preview of tomorrow's front cover.

Web Only: best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 01 February 16:15

The five must-read blogs from today, including the legality of NHS reform, and the boundaries of "la

Exclusive: David Miliband denounces "Reassurance Labour"
By George Eaton - 01 February 16:04

Former Foreign Secretary warns that the "Big State" is a "political dead end" for Labour.

PMQs review: Cameron is saved by his benefits cap
By George Eaton - 01 February 13:41

The Prime Minister's attack on Labour's welfare stance denied Miliband another victory.

Witney GP: "Nobody supports the NHS changes"
By New Statesman - 01 February 11:58

Senior GP in David Cameron's own constituency tells New Statesman "things are going to fail, hospita

Why has the coalition delayed its aid bill?
By Richard Darlington - 01 February 11:15

The government must keep its promises to the world's poorest.

Removing Goodwin's knighthood was an act of crude populism
By George Eaton - 01 February 9:22

The government has behaved in an arbitrary and unprincipled fashion.

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 01 February 8:00

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

Civic Scotland: nationalism by proxy?
By Jamie Maxwell - 31 January 18:02

The launch of a new civil society campaign in support of "a broader debate" about Scotland's future

Fred Goodwin stripped of knighthood
By Samira Shackle - 31 January 17:17

The former head of RBS has been stripped of his title.

Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 31 January 15:56

The five must-read blogs from today, including why the government is ignoring NHS experts.

The eurosceptic backlash spreads to the cabinet
By George Eaton - 31 January 14:30

Duncan Smith raises concerns over failure of Cameron's "veto".

How the coalition can help poorer students
By Anonymous - 31 January 13:42

The system and its generous provisions need to be aggressively marketed.

Lansley's woes continue to grow
By Alice Gribbin - 31 January 10:57

NHS reforms an "unholy mess," say leading healthcare journals in joint editorial.

Cameron comes home to another Europe revolt
By George Eaton - 31 January 9:10

The PM's truce with his backbenchers is under increasing strain.

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 31 January 7:39

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

Web Only: best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 30 January 16:23

The five must-read blogs from today, including why the markets don't care about Hester's bonus.

Miliband the Unionist
By George Eaton - 30 January 13:55

The Labour leader made a convincing social democratic case against Scottish independence.

More Tory than Boris?
By Rafael Behr - 30 January 13:14

Popular hatred of fat cat bankers is a problem for the London Mayor, who is known as a friend of the

UK university applications down 8.7 per cent as fees rise
By Samira Shackle - 30 January 12:07

Applications in England, where fees will hit £9,000 per year, are down nearly 10 per cent.

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