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Why Cameron got it so wrong on Coulson
By Rafael Behr - 07 July 17:21

The PM has a blind spot when it comes to accusations against people who are useful to him.

The era of generals deciding policy in Afghanistan is over
By Denis MacShane - 07 July 17:13

Even trigger-happy MPs are calling for withdrawal from Afghanistan.

Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 07 July 17:00

The five must-read blogs from today, including why James Murdoch has been sheltered.

Could Coulson be charged with perjury?
By George Eaton - 07 July 16:27

He told the Sheridan trial that he had no "knowledge" of payments to the police.

Moving on from New Labour
By Cat Smith - 07 July 14:18

Why we've launched Next Generation Labour.

In this week's New Statesman: Israel's next war
By George Eaton - 07 July 12:27

Mark Thompson takes on Murdoch | Norman Finkelstein interview | Will Self: what Derren and Gordon Br

Cameron isolated over public inquiry
By George Eaton - 07 July 10:49

Clegg, Miliband, and Boris demand a judge-led inquiry. Will Cameron give in?

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 07 July 8:52

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

Murdoch speaks
By George Eaton - 06 July 18:15

News Corp head backs Rebekah Brooks in first public statement.

Exclusive: Mark Thompson on BSkyB and Murdoch
By Sophie Elmhirst - 06 July 18:14

The director general of the BBC speaks to Joan Bakewell in an exclusive interview with the <em>New S

New Statesman cover | 11 July 2011
By Staff blogger - 06 July 17:58

A sneak preview of tomorrow's front cover.

PMQs sketch: Cameron's awkward half hour
By Peter McHugh - 06 July 16:11

Even before it began you knew that Dave was not only without a paddle but probably without a creek.

The Times breaks its silence
By Emanuelle Degli Esposti - 06 July 13:07

The paper has so far kept a safe distance from the storm engulfing its sister title.

Glenn Mulcaire: awful bloke, decent footballer
By Duncan Robinson - 06 July 12:59

The investigator at the heart of the <em>NotW</em> phone-hacking scandal played football for AFC Wim

The Sun ignores Brooks's previous job. . .as editor of the Sun
By Duncan Robinson - 06 July 12:45

The <em>Sun</em> describes Rebekah Brooks only as a "former <em>News of the World</em> editor" in it

The scandal continues
By Emanuelle Degli Esposti - 06 July 12:12

New allegations against the News of the World suggest the newspaper may have targeted the families o

Bad news for Cameron is not automatically good news for Miliband
By Duncan Robinson - 06 July 10:41

Cameron's proximity to the phone-hacking scandal is damaging, but Miliband needs to be cautious in h

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 06 July 9:00

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

Coulson admitted in 2003 to paying the police
By George Eaton - 05 July 23:36

Video: Coulson admitted to culture select committee in 2003 that the News of the World paid the poli

Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 05 July 17:00

The five must-read blogs from today, including the news that families need £18,000 to make ends meet

When Cameron went horse riding with Brooks
By George Eaton - 05 July 15:48

Former NoW journalist told Hugh Grant: "Cameron went horse riding regularly with Rebekah."

Miliband calls for Brooks's head
By George Eaton - 05 July 12:49

Labour leader says Rebekah Brooks should "consider her conscience and consider her position".

Who can we trust on Syria?
By Emanuelle Degli Esposti - 05 July 12:35

Another gruesome video from Syria raises questions about the reliability of 'facts' on the ground.

How the Sun reported on the Milly Dowler scandal
By Duncan Robinson - 05 July 11:36

<em>News of the World</em>'s stable-mate the <em>Sun</em> buries the Milly Dowler story on page two,

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.

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