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Can Brooks really hang on?
By George Eaton - 05 July 10:22

The News International chief executive is either guilty of incompetence or something far worse.

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 05 July 8:52

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

A new low for the News of the World
By George Eaton - 04 July 18:15

The revelation that the tabloid hacked Milly Dowler's phone could be a tipping point in the scandal.

Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 04 July 17:00

The five must-read blogs from today, including what 1980s Britain really thought of Reagan.

Boris backs Balls's VAT cut
By George Eaton - 04 July 14:07

Johnson says a VAT cut would "get people shopping again".

Will the coalition waste this chance to reform social care?
By George Eaton - 04 July 12:30

Osborne must not be allowed to strangle Dilnot's proposals at birth.

Commons misled over impact of benefit cap on homelessness
By Samira Shackle - 04 July 10:23

Ministers repeatedly claimed that the risk was "not quantifiable" despite clear warning from Eric Pi

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 04 July 8:59

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

Cameron caught out on housing benefit
By Staff blogger - 03 July 11:48

As usual, the Prime Minister gets the facts wrong on a complex and sensitive issue.

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 03 July 10:47

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

The march of the middle men
By Angela Eagle - 02 July 14:28

A new breed of intermediary, who manipulate the market economy for their own interest, is on the ris

Sheikh Raed Salah: a defence
By Hanan Chehata - 02 July 11:36

Has the Islamic Movement leader become the UK's first Palestinian political prisoner?

Fighting terror: "muscular" Cameron versus "nuanced" Obama
By Matt Cavanagh - 02 July 11:15

America's new counter-terrorist strategy points is better, more confident alternative to the UK's 'P

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 02 July 10:37

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

Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 01 July 16:46

The five must-read blogs from today, including whether Strauss-Khan could make a comeback.

Has the Daily Mail gone too far?
By Samira Shackle - 01 July 16:01

Headline links teenager's tragic death to teachers' strike.

Is IDS nervous about getting unemployed Britain back to work?
By Rafael Behr - 01 July 13:45

The government would prefer to blame unemployment on immigration than on their economic policies.

David Cameron jogging in Aston Villa shirt
By Samira Shackle - 01 July 13:31

Prime Minister is down with the kids, running in t-shirt reading "Cameron 10".

Chávez reveals cancer treatment
By George Eaton - 01 July 12:56

"I neglected my health," says the Venezuelan president.

A very bad night for the Lib Dems in Scotland
By George Eaton - 01 July 10:26

The Lib Dems lose their deposit after winning just 2.2 per cent of the vote in the Inverclyde by-ele

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 01 July 8:57

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

Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 30 June 17:25

The five must-read blogs from today, including why ministers admit ground troops could be needed in

Ed Miliband tongue-tied on strikes
By Duncan Robinson - 30 June 16:36

Awkward Ed gave a less than stellar appearance on the BBC when discussing today's strikes this morni

The strikes: in photos
By Samira Shackle - 30 June 16:15

Placards from today's strikes over public sector pensions.

In this week's New Statesman: Afghanistan special
By George Eaton - 30 June 13:33

Robert Winston: "Cameron doesn't get the NHS" | Evgeny Lebedev interview | Stefan Collini on the thr

How Blue Labour can outflank the coalition
By Neil O'Brien - 30 June 12:31

There is a huge opportunity for Ed Miliband to borrow and adapt thinking from the centre right.

Ministers lose the argument on "unaffordable" pensions
By George Eaton - 30 June 10:26

Francis Maude flounders as he fails to defend the claim that public sector pensions are "unaffordabl

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 30 June 8:53

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

In this week's NS: Evgeny Lebedev profile
By Duncan Robinson - 29 June 19:23

The owner of the <em>Independent</em> and <em>Evening Standard</em> speaks to the <em>NS</em> about

PMQs sketch: Large without Little
By Peter McHugh - 29 June 19:18

Cameron without Clegg

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