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Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 30 May 17:06

The five must-read blogs from today, including the next IMF head, bumper pay rises for bosses and Gi

Professor sparks “Muslim outrage”. Or does he?
By Samira Shackle - 30 May 16:25

An academic’s comments about “inbreeding” give right-wing papers an excuse to flag up tired stereoty

The end of Twitter’s age of innocence
By Duncan Robinson - 30 May 14:34

An English council’s successful attempt to subpoena Twitter users’ account information in US courts

Yemen clashes: in pictures
By Samira Shackle - 30 May 13:48

At least 20 anti-government demonstrators have been shot dead today in the southern city of Taiz.

How much does Cameron want to keep Lansley in the cabinet?
By Samira Shackle - 30 May 10:13

Downing Street has issued a statement of support for the Health Secretary – but the PM has a difficu

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 30 May 9:02

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

The Tory plan for a permanent majority gathers pace
By George Eaton - 29 May 13:21

Boundary changes, Scottish independence and party funding reform could prevent Labour ever winning a

What Cameron said to Clegg in Westminster Hall
By George Eaton - 29 May 11:07

“Best not talk about it [the NHS] now, eh, we'll talk about it another time, eh?”

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 29 May 9:59

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

Why corporation tax cuts are a waste of money
By George Eaton - 28 May 14:47

A new study shows that George Osborne’s tax cuts will do little to create growth and jobs.

What we can learn from Norway’s feminist success
By Mark Lewis - 28 May 12:34

Why professional mothers can have it all.

Lansley tells Cameron: “Back me or sack me”
By George Eaton - 28 May 11:43

The Health Secretary issues an ultimatum to Cameron after Clegg’s latest intervention.

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 28 May 9:58

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

The political elite should represent different lifestyles
By Frances Ryan - 27 May 18:53

This blogger thinks that Ed Miliband should have stood proud in his decision to live out of wedlock.

Friday caption competition
By Staff blogger - 27 May 18:05

When David met Barack.

US 2012 presidential race: Sarah Palin is back
By Felicity Spector - 27 May 17:37

The race for the Republican candidate for Election 2012 is finally getting exciting, and not before

Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 27 May 17:07

The five must-read posts from today, including the missing news from Africa, Labour’s NHS silence an

Ed Miliband marries Justine Thornton in civil ceremony
By Samira Shackle - 27 May 15:18

Labour leader weds long-term partner in civil ceremony in Langar, near Nottingham.

Lotteries for school places banned, in another blow to disadvantaged pupils
By Samira Shackle - 27 May 13:57

The measure, aimed at stopping middle-class families from dominating good schools, will be scrapped.

Coalition tension over NHS reform escalates
By Samira Shackle - 27 May 11:52

Tory backbenchers set out “red lines” on reform and accuse Clegg of using Health Bill as a “politica

Why GDP growth does not mean recovery for everyone
By James Plunkett - 27 May 11:30

The old formula that “growth equals gains in living standards for ordinary workers” is no longer eno

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By New Statesman - 27 May 8:59

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

Emigration decline could force more drastic measures on immigration
By Matt Cavanagh - 26 May 18:08

A 25 per cent drop in emigration will make it harder for the government to hit its net migration tar

Will Serbia use Mladic detention to end Kosovo impasse and join EU?
By Denis MacShane - 26 May 17:31

The capture of Ratko Mladic is not just an opportunity for justice, but also a chance for diplomacy.

Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 26 May 16:55

The five must-read blogs from today, including Vince Cable, NHS reform and Ed Miliband’s wedding.

A worrying poll for Labour
By George Eaton - 26 May 14:54

More people will blame Labour than the Tories if the economy gets worse.

Inside the Spanish revolution
By Ryan Gallagher - 26 May 14:27

“We want a new society. This one doesn’t work any more.”

Bosnian war crimes suspect arrested
By Duncan Robinson - 26 May 14:17

The Bosnian Serb commander Ratko Mladic, accused of orchestrating the Srebrenica genocide, has been

LSE £8,500 fee buys breathing space for Willetts
By Duncan Robinson - 26 May 13:01

If the LSE asks for £8,500, how can lesser universities justify charging the full £9,000?

In this week’s New Statesman: how to fix our schools
By George Eaton - 26 May 12:13

Peter Wilby and Anthony Seldon on Michael Gove’s revolution | Mikhail Gorbachev interview | Laurie P

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