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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.

My Grant Shapps obsession
By Alan White - 30 January 11:01

The Tory minister who has demanded my attention.

Hester's bonus decision is a victory for Ed Miliband
By George Eaton - 30 January 9:15

It was Labour's plan to hold a Commons vote that forced the RBS chief to give up his £1m bonus.

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 30 January 7:36

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

Are the ratings agencies doing us a favour?
By Ben Fox - 29 January 12:46

At every stage of this crisis, action has been forced on politicians by the markets.

A majority of people back Scottish independence, says poll
By Samira Shackle - 29 January 12:40

Alex Salmond says that David Cameron's "dictatorial" intervention has increased support for independ

Angry about bonuses? Here's how to claim back agency from the banks
By Rowenna Davis - 29 January 11:28

By transferring your money to an ethical bank, you can make a change to the financial system.

Islamophobia and the press
By Inayat Bunglawala - 29 January 10:34

No other faith group receives this inaccurate and malicious treatment in the national press.

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 29 January 10:02

The ten must read pieces from the Sunday papers.

Osborne lays the groundwork for IMF cash increase
By Samira Shackle - 28 January 13:01

The Chancellor has indicated that Britain could increase its IMF contribution - again. Tory Euroscep

Tories can be feminists. They just might not be your kind of feminists
By Nichi Hodgson - 28 January 11:48

All social equality movements have their separate strands. Right-wingers aren't the enemy, any more

Is Labour right to focus on "dealing with the deficit"?
By Samira Shackle - 28 January 11:01

Douglas Alexander is the latest shadow cabinet member to speak about cuts -- but this may not be the

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 28 January 8:39

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

Pick of the Week
By Staff blogger - 27 January 18:08

A selection of posts made on newstatesman.com this week.

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