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Miliband's conference speech: what the papers say
By Samira Shackle - 28 September 9:42

What the commentators have to say about the Labour leader's speech in Liverpool yesterday.

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 28 September 8:42

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

Miliband's ambition is not yet matched by policy
By George Eaton - 27 September 17:34

He pinpointed Britain's woes with laser accuracy but struggled to identify solutions.

Ed Miliband's Labour conference speech - live blog
By Samira Shackle - 27 September 15:14

Minute-by-minute coverage of the Labour leader's speech to delegates.

Tom Watson has The Sun in his sights
By George Eaton - 27 September 14:29

Labour MP says that the tabloid was involved in phone hacking.

Miliband's welfare plan deserves the left's support
By George Eaton - 27 September 12:24

His plan to reward those in work is a reaffirmation of the founding principles of the welfare state.

Labour conference lookahead | Tuesday 27 September
By Sella Oneko - 27 September 10:03

The who, when and where of the Labour conference.

Poll shows Tories edging ahead, highlighting challenge for Miliband
By Samira Shackle - 27 September 9:54

The one-point lead is not significant in itself, but shows that Labour must work to be seen as a via

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 27 September 9:01

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

Women's suffrage: 118 years on
By Alice Gribbin - 26 September 21:08

From 2015, Saudi women will be given the right to vote in municipal elections. How much further has

The Scottish Conservative leadership race: the contenders
By James Maxwell - 26 September 18:22

The next leader of the Scottish Conservatives will have to embrace the new nationalist consensus

Glasman sticks up for Blue Labour
By Sophie Elmhirst - 26 September 17:18

The Labour peer continues to promote his particular brand of anti-managerial politics.

Web Only: best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 26 September 17:00

The five must-read blogs from today, including the results of a new marginals poll.

Balls pulls it off
By George Eaton - 26 September 14:40

He had the spirit and confidence of a man who knows he is winning the argument.

Ed Balls's Labour conference speech - live blog
By George Eaton - 26 September 12:53

Minute-by-minute coverage of the shadow chancellor's speech to the Labour conference.

David Miliband rules out early shadow cabinet return
By George Eaton - 26 September 12:38

Former foreign secretary insists: "I made the right decision last year."

Balls's new strategy is a political masterstroke
By George Eaton - 26 September 11:13

His commitment to long-term fiscal discipline strengthens the case for short-term stimulus.

Labour conference lookahead | Monday 26 September
By Samira Shackle - 26 September 9:34

The who, when and where of the Labour conference.

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 26 September 8:57

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

Tessa Jowell: Labour's message is "just white noise"
By Samira Shackle - 25 September 14:09

In the country at large, "nobody is listening", says shadow Olympics minister.

Where next for Labour and immigration?
By Jack Dromey - 25 September 13:15

It is possible to address issues that drive hostility without demonising those who come to Britain.

Miliband would cut top tuition fees to £6,000
By Samira Shackle - 25 September 12:22

Labour pledges to reduce top university fees by scrapping cut to corporation tax.

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 25 September 10:22

The ten must read pieces from the Sunday papers.

Labour's "economic credibility" problem
By Samira Shackle - 24 September 11:46

Everyone agrees that the party needs to spell out a clear alternative to the coalition's cuts -- so

What do Saudi Arabia and Ethiopia have in common?
By David Mepham - 24 September 11:05

The UK downplays their human rights abuses -- as always, when the countries in question are strategi

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 24 September 10:10

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

Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 23 September 17:00

The five must-read blogs from today, including how to respond to "pro-NHS" coalition MPs.

Legalising same-sex marriages is conservative, not liberal
By Ryan Shorthouse - 23 September 16:04

It's time for the Conservatives to say the decision to legalise same-sex marriage is motivated by co

Malawi: a quiet revolution?
By Sella Oneko - 23 September 15:39

There is a subtle and yet very pronounced move towards political reform.

Bill Gates backs Robin Hood Tax
By George Eaton - 23 September 13:44

Microsoft founder backs tax which could raise $48bn a year for aid and development.

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