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Jack Straw endorses David Miliband for leadership
By Samira Shackle - 12 August 9:42

Former justice secretary says that David Miliband has the “strength and depth” to lead the Labour Pa

CommentPlus: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 12 August 8:44

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

Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 11 August 17:02

The five must-read blogs from today, including Nimby cuts, the hidden expense of IDS’s plan and the

Is this the future of window shopping?
By Jason Stamper - 11 August 16:31

Mobile start-up promises advertising revolution.

“Choppy recovery” or double dip?
By George Eaton - 11 August 13:23

There are too many warning signs for the coalition to dismiss fears of another downturn.

Losing our religion
By Sholto Byrnes - 11 August 12:29

Who knows about classics and the Bible these days?

Rupert Murdoch claims to own the “Sky” in “Skype”
By George Eaton - 11 August 10:38

The most absurd legal case of the year?

CommentPlus: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 11 August 9:01

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

The Omar Khadr case makes a mockery of US justice
By Yo Zushi - 10 August 18:39

After eight years in Guantanamo, the last western “enemy combatant” faces a deeply flawed trial.

Are we being unfair about “the big society”?
By John Ashmore - 10 August 17:46

Taken as a whole, the coalition’s proposals amount to some seriously joined-up thinking.

Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 10 August 17:00

The five must-read blogs from today, including class, welfare reform and David Laws.

Why the “big society” means less freedom for us all
By Holly Combe - 10 August 15:49

Cameron’s pet project is an insidious attempt to undermine common liberty.

Why the odds have shifted against electoral reform
By George Eaton - 10 August 14:27

Four reasons why the No campaign is now likely to win next year’s referendum.

We need a new politics of nature
By Liam Thompson - 10 August 13:40

The furore over cloned meat shows how alienated man is from the natural world.

Cameron’s war on benefit fraud: the unanswered questions
By George Eaton - 10 August 11:26

Where will the savings go? And what about the £40bn lost to tax avoidance?

CommentPlus: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 10 August 9:00

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

Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 09 August 17:00

The five must-read blogs from today, on right-wing think tanks, a graduate tax and nuclear power.

Tory support on the slide in Scotland
By George Eaton - 09 August 16:27

Conservative support falls as new poll shows Labour is likely to take back power from SNP.

MediaWatch
By New Statesman - 09 August 15:49

Iranian TV goes green, Sudan suspends the BBC and Clint asks George for a favour.

How likely does Cable think a double-dip recession is?
By George Eaton - 09 August 12:36

Vince Cable, Business Secretary, says “well below 50-50”; the Treasury says one in five.

Graduate tax under fire from the left and the right
By George Eaton - 09 August 11:32

Tory MPs and trade unions attack Vince Cable’s plan to replace fees with a graduate tax.

CommentPlus: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 09 August 9:00

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

CommentPlus: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 08 August 10:00

The ten must-read pieces from the Sunday papers.

Tony Judt, 1948-2010
By Jonathan Derbyshire - 07 August 18:37

British historian and essayist dies.

Cricket: a civilised confrontation
By Sholto Byrnes - 07 August 3:27

The view of an American.

Watch our Labour leadership debate on iPlayer
By George Eaton - 06 August 17:17

Another chance to see our Labour leadership hustings.

Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 06 August 17:01

The five must-read blogs from today, including WikiLeaks and the school building cuts.

MediaWatch
By Staff blogger - 06 August 16:59

The Sun saves a parasailing donkey, using social media at work costs the economy £14bn a year, and C

Coalition foreign policy is strikingly familiar
By Jamie Gaskarth - 06 August 15:30

As much as Cameron and Hague try to distance themselves from New Labour, they are following the same

Hitchens on cancer and God
By George Eaton - 06 August 13:57

Writer gives first television interview since being diagnosed with oesophageal cancer.

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