A slew of welfare stories this morning suggests the coalition is stumbling over its biggest bugbear: the benefits bill. Labour should play this carefully – in economic, not social, terms.
Withdrawing benefits for the young, the science of ant sperm, and the rise of Isis.
The party would lose seven of its 11 most marginal seats to the Tories.
Labour's reform proposals may be radical, but only in the sense of the state retreating from helping young people.
Why freezing child benefit up to 2020 to pay for extended childcare for under-fives misses the point.
If you want to know what a Miliband government might look like, you should start by paying a visit to your local town hall.
With the old tax and spend model broken, Labour has been forced to be radical.
If Scotland votes for independence, it will create a completely different economic context for the two new countries that emerge.
Read the independent MP's full public apology to the woman who accused him of inappropriate sexual behaviour.
The party president contradicts Nick Clegg's position on a future hung parliament.
The PM's blast against Jean-Claude Juncker delighted his MPs - but he'll let them down in the end.
David Cameron wants children to be taught about Magna Carta in his drive for “British values”, but here are some things the revered document actually says that may not come under that banner...
A first look at this week's magazine.
To get the best out of it, investment in learning technology needs to be results driven.
After years of complacency, Scottish Labour finally seems to be waking up to its class problem. But it could be too little too late.
Without new money, the health service will be condemned to years of dangerous decline.
Paying lip service to Magna Carta is all we can expect from a government that has done more to undermine the rule of law and the operation of the legal system than any in modern times.
Sixty per cent believe immigration has benefited Britain and are much more likely to be pro-EU.
After a strong start, the shadow education secretary's voice is absent from the education debate, and his party is being reactive and not proactive on education. They have less than a year to turn this around.
The Labour peer and Miliband strategist on how the party would seek to reduce inequality.
A review of the French economist's appearance with Miliband strategist Stewart Wood.
The Education Secretary’s former special adviser Dominic Cummings has attacked the PM and his circle – a lesson in the peculiar powerlessness of ministers when an ex-aide goes rogue.
Ninety six per cent of people support a fairer system, with the richest paying more than double the poorest.
The Foreign Secretary says "I don't think the invasion itself was a mistake".
If the Tories won't face up to the problems in the health service, it's time to make way for a government that will.
The IPPR report will play a crucial role in shaping Labour's policy platform for the election.
Following the Labour leader's controversial pose with the Sun's special World Cup issue, Liverpool councillor Martin Cummins has resigned in protest.
Senior MP Sir Richard Ottaway speaks out on Iraq.
As Ukip’s gains and Ed Miliband’s awkward Sun moment prompt questions about Labour’s blue-collar vote, the party’s MP for Rochdale opens up about the changes he’d like to see from his leader.
The Labour leader has been left looking like a man trying to have it all ways.