The European Commission has created a proposal to revise the laws on the rights of animals used in s
Whether they like it or not, Labour's senior figures still need to think about Gordon Brown's succes
<strong>Evening is the Whole Day</strong>
<em>Fourth Estate, 352pp, £16.99</em>
<strong>All in the Mind</strong>
<em>Hutchinson, 304pp, £17.99</em>
The last published interview with the former Labour leader, who died today aged 96.
The British MS-sufferer who went to court to try to ensure her husband wouldn't be prosecuted if he
A campaigner against the expansion at Heathrow asks: who still wants another runway - and why?
Yes, yes we've heard all about the US presidential election but what about the pitched battle that's
Patients will want to take the path that leads them to the healthcare that they want, at a time when
Richard Armstrong Head of Primary Medical Care Contracting, Department of Health
Ben Bradshaw MP Minister of State for Health Services, Department of Health
Membership of the Labour Party is, improbably, once more increasing. But the party must change if it
The Prime Minister's wife has been out pressing the flesh and leavening the Brown brand as Labour st
Jonathan Ross likes to think of himself not only as a popular entertainer, but also as something of an agitator and affronter: a fast-talking, wised-up joker. He likes to shock and offend.
All the gossip from the Westminster Village
At the end of the summer Gordon Brown faced a host of severe challenges. But contrary to most predic
An invitation to laugh at the Prescotts is motivated by plain old snobbery
The latest James Bond blockbuster is little more than the usual exercise in designer violence, while
Shadow Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt criticises the BBC for its reaction to the Ross/Brand prank cal
Amid growing rumours of a Cabinet split over Heathrow expansion ex-culture secretary turned Environm
Feminists are split over government plans to ban so-called extreme porn with some groups arguing cen
Changing the way UK parties are funded would cut out the need to find donations from millionaires, a
Blogger and UKIP European parliamentary hopeful Tim Worstall gives his take on the financial arrange
Magnates and oligarchs now spend most of their time on their yachts - hence Roman Abramovich’s stran
Osborne splits the bloggers while Byron gets the recognition he deserves, this week in the politics
Yachtgate leaves voters with the uncomfortable feeling that
the super-rich own our politicians.
Sometimes its the incidental details of a scandal that are most revealing
Star turn of the tea room is the unlikely figure of Alistair "Now Everybody's" Darling. The country's bank manager has taken to boasting to the troops that he's halfway through implementing Labour's 1983 election manifesto.
<strong>Cartoons and Coronets: the Genius of Osbert Lancaster</strong>