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Chris Huhne attacks "right wing ideologues" over green laws
By Samira Shackle - 20 June 10:06

The Energy Secretary's comments are part of the Liberal Democrat strategy to speak out more frequent

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 20 June 8:54

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

The passing of Brian Haw
By Jon Bernstein - 19 June 13:46

For nearly ten years he was a Westminster fixture.

Hilton, Osborne and the fight for Downing Street influence
By Jon Bernstein - 19 June 13:20

Are we seeing the rise of the realists?

Ed Miliband struggles to put rift stories behind him
By Jon Bernstein - 19 June 10:55

"Nonsense, nonsense, that's nonsense. It's nonsense."

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 19 June 9:17

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

Mass Gypsy eviction looms in Essex
By Ryan Gallagher - 18 June 21:03

Dale Farm residents warn of "ethnic cleansing".

Praise Ken Clarke could have done without
By Jon Bernstein - 18 June 12:22

Reminders of 1993 European rescue will prove unhelpful.

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 18 June 9:35

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

Friday caption competition
By Staff blogger - 17 June 18:55

Ed Miliband's listening exercise.

Ed Balls balls up
By Duncan Robinson - 17 June 17:52

During an argument over Balls's rented constituency office, Balls suggests the landlord take up the

Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 17 June 17:20

The five must-read posts from today, including the next Tory U-turn, benefit fraud, and Michael Gove

SOAS hosts Musharraf, despite arrest warrant for Bhutto’s murder
By Peter Tatchell - 17 June 15:25

The University of London’s collusion with the ex-dictator and alleged war criminal is shameful.

Why a VAT cut would pay for itself
By George Eaton - 17 June 14:09

The Guardian is wrong to oppose Balls's call for a temporary VAT cut.

How not to interview the Dalai Lama
By Duncan Robinson - 17 June 11:51

Have you heard the one about the journalist who died on his backside when interviewing the Dalai Lam

Vancouver 'riot kiss' photo: details emerge
By Samira Shackle - 17 June 11:35

The image of a couple in a passionate clinch as a riot rages around them was not all it seems.

The coalition gears up for a fight on public sector pensions
By George Eaton - 17 June 10:21

Danny Alexander defends plans to make workers work longer and pay more.

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 17 June 8:52

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

Are these the 200 primary schools destined to become academies?
By Emanuelle Degli Esposti - 16 June 17:45

Michael Gove promises to turn worst-performing primary schools into academies.

Ed Miliband’s war on waste
By Matthew Sinclair - 16 June 17:34

How the Labour leader can make a convincing attack on wasteful public spending.

Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 16 June 17:21

The five must-read blogs from today, including the Tory who wants to ban strikes.

Clegg the comedian
By George Eaton - 16 June 16:08

What's the difference between Ryan Giggs and Ed Miliband?

Fancy lunch with Julian Assange?
By George Eaton - 16 June 15:13

It will set you back £4,000.

Balls exploits the Tories' normality deficit
By Rafael Behr - 16 June 14:25

Calling for cheaper prices is an attempt to portray Cameron and Osborne as out of touch.

Faith should not dictate political affiliation
By Andrew Zak Williams - 16 June 12:35

When Rowan Williams and AC Grayling made headlines recently, one aspect of the God Debate was turned

In this week's New Statesman: Sunni vs Shia
By George Eaton - 16 June 12:22

Olivier Roy on Islam's power struggle | The Miliband soap opera by Mehdi Hasan | Will Self on Yo! Su

Cameron delays his privatisation plan again
By George Eaton - 16 June 10:23

Plans to open up all public services to private providers are put on hold.

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 16 June 8:51

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

Health reform u-turn prompts schools rethink
By Rick Muir - 15 June 18:55

Setting a minimum target, rather than relying on competition, shows a welcome shift in the coalition

Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 15 June 17:03

The five must-read blogs from today, including the winners and losers from the NHS saga.

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