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New Statesman cover | 24 October 2011
By Staff blogger - 19 October 17:13

A sneak preview of tomorrow's New Statesman cover.

Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 19 October 17:03

The five must-read blogs from today, including Ricky Gervais and Cameron's retreat on Europe.

Fox hits out at "personal vindictiveness" of media
By Samira Shackle - 19 October 15:50

Former Defence Secretary attacks "unacceptable" way that the media pursued his friends and family.

PMQs review: Cameron is fading with the economy
By George Eaton - 19 October 14:29

It is becoming ever harder for the PM to defend Plan A.

Are police breaking their own rules by using Tasers at Dale Farm?
By Samira Shackle - 19 October 12:17

Police guidance says that the stun guns should not be used for crowd control.

Dale Farm eviction: in pictures
By Samira Shackle - 19 October 11:17

Activists and residents clash with riot police as the eviction of the UK's biggest traveller's site

Cameron picks a fight with his party on Europe
By George Eaton - 19 October 10:38

Tory MPs will be ordered to vote against holding a referendum on EU membership.

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 19 October 8:54

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

Fox broke ministerial code
By Samira Shackle - 18 October 18:43

Sir Gus O'Donnell's report into the conduct of the former Defence Secretary has been published.

Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 18 October 17:00

The five must-read blogs from today, including ten reasons why Labour should be worried.

How Osborne could squeeze benefits again
By George Eaton - 18 October 14:55

No. 10 suggests benefits and pensions might not be uprated in line with latest inflation figures.

Soaring inflation spells more trouble for Osborne
By George Eaton - 18 October 12:04

The UK now has the highest inflation of any EU country except Estonia.

Gilad Shalit's release: in pictures
By Samira Shackle - 18 October 11:09

Prisoner swap deal between Israel and Palestine gets underway.

A grim poll for the Tories
By George Eaton - 18 October 10:21

Labour lead up to eight points as Tory support falls to just 33 per cent in new Populus poll.

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 18 October 8:49

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

Think tank plan to cut aid would cost millions of lives
By Richard Darlington - 17 October 17:55

Capping the international development budget would send out the wrong signal to the rest of the worl

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

The five must-read blogs from today, including why the historically weak recovery is getting weaker.

Could interest rates go even lower?
By George Eaton - 17 October 15:24

A reduction in the base rate from 0.5 per cent to 0.25 per cent is no longer unthinkable.

Tell people to eat less? Yes, that’ll sort out obesity
By Rob Marchant - 17 October 14:21

The government's package has little chance of successfully tackling our greatest single public healt

Hollande wins
By Jonathan Derbyshire - 17 October 12:51

How centrist will the French Socialist candidate be?

The Tories' problem with women keeps getting worse
By Samira Shackle - 17 October 12:32

Conservative Party polling finds that women overwhelmingly believe the economy is going in the wrong

Jemima Khan joins the New Statesman
By Helen Lewis - 17 October 12:14

The writer and human rights campaigner will join us in November.

The political battle over energy prices heats up
By George Eaton - 17 October 10:45

Cameron and Huhne seek to act on rising energy prices following Miliband's intervention.

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 17 October 8:50

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

Does Ed Miliband practise what he preaches?
By Rowenna Davis - 16 October 11:58

The Labour leader is struggling to throw off the perception that he is a Westminster insider.

Featherstone: "Let's talk about scrapping Steve Hilton."
By Jon Bernstein - 16 October 11:23

Lib Dem minister on the attack again.

Pick of the week
By New Statesman - 16 October 11:01

Best of NS in print and online.

Fox affair: the alleged links to Mossad and US radical right
By Jon Bernstein - 16 October 9:35

What the papers continue to say about Liam Fox and Adam Werritty.

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 16 October 1:19

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

In pictures: Global "Occupy" protests
By Jon Bernstein - 15 October 19:05

People take to the streets around the world in protest against the global banking system.

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