Labour’s anniversary present to the coalition
By Duncan Robinson - 13 May 12:21

The Labour Party dedicates the front page of its website to the coalition’s now not-so-happy couple.

The Returning Officer
By Stephen Brasher - 12 May 13:31

Home grounds

Ed Miliband has a departure point and a destination, but no route map
By Jason Cowley - 12 May 13:31

Miliband is torn between what he would like to do and what the conservatism of the wider political

Meet Red Ed, pool shark
By Kevin Maguire - 12 May 13:31

Red Ed can pot a red.

Ukip if you want to
By Sophie Elmhirst - 12 May 13:31

The UK Independence Party has survived Robert Kilroy-Silk and his successor’s brush with death in a flying accident.

The AV blame game
By Gideon Donald - 12 May 13:31

Well, that could hardly have gone any better. What a wonderful day for commoners and minor public school people (MPSPs) up and down the country!

Alex Salmond may be cheering, but his cash crisis has only just begun
By David Blanchflower - 12 May 13:28

The SNP swept to victory in Holyrood on the back of popular policies such as maintaining free univer

Nick Clegg is the kind of human shield Osama could only dream of
By Emily Maitlis - 12 May 13:28

I am in a dark, dark place right now. It is a place where I am trying to shut out the exact composition of Ipswich council after a 24-hour election marathon.

Leader: A new era of Tory hegemony at Westminster approaches
By Staff blogger - 12 May 13:28

The spectre of Scottish independence is one that rightly terrifies Labour.

The Sassenach conspiracy
By Alan B'stard - 12 May 13:28

As the Sunday Times Rich List appeared, there was jubilation in all the B'Stard households as my superinjunction once again prevented my good name being sullied by association with Rupert's vulgar catalogue of the nou

Coiffured Cameron, the hair to Thatcher
By Kevin Maguire - 12 May 13:28

Is David Cameron the first male prime minister to blow-dry his locks?

Like the SNP, Scottish Labour must learn to put the people first
By Charles Falconer - 12 May 13:28

After the 5 May elections, it is clear that Ed Miliband and Labour’s Scottish wing have much to lear

After the bloodbath, it’s time for Lib Dems to call the Tories’ bluff
By Mehdi Hasan - 12 May 13:28

Even after the bloodbath in the local elections and the public’s rejection of AV, the Lib Dems still hold on.

Tabloid morality, missing Madeleine and the perils of a clever politician
By Peter Wilby - 12 May 13:28

The downmarket newspapers can scarcely contain their glee at the rash of allegations on Twitter, naming celebrities who have supposedly taken out superinjunctions to prevent publication of details of their sexual behaviour.

End of the affair — time to get down to business
By Tim Montgomerie - 12 May 13:28

Why the Tories came out on top in the referendum – and
what they must do to keep the Lib Dems’ han

The truth is that Lansley’s NHS plan doesn’t go far enough
By Alice Miles - 12 May 13:28

There was a dismal quality to the opposition day debate over NHS reform on 9 May, from the moment John Healey stood up to question the "unprecedented pause" in the bill - an oddly impotent phrase - to the attacks on the Lib De

Laws is guilty of poor judgement, not avarice
By Olly Grender - 12 May 13:07

It is astonishing that David Laws has been suspended: other MPs motivated by financial gain escaped

“No We Can”: the inside story of the No to AV campaign
By Dan Hodges - 11 May 19:30

No to AV scored a commanding win on 5 May, yet its early days were a muddle of partisan chaos. Dan H

No 10: Names on letters to the public are invented
By Tom Kavanagh - 11 May 17:50

Downing Street forced to admit that names and signatures used on letters to members of the public ar

Immigration is back
By Matt Cavanagh - 11 May 13:16

Underneath the tactical manoeuvring, the differences in this area between Labour and the Tories are

Be liberal, Clegg
By Graeme Archer - 10 May 19:24

The Liberal Democrats cannot belong to a centre-right government and yet insist to supporters that t

The rich buying places at university? They already do, says Laurie Penny
By Laurie Penny - 10 May 18:57

David Willetts's proposal merely formalises the process of purchasing access that already exists.

What to look out for in the Mosley privacy judgment
By David Allen Green - 10 May 9:18

The European Court of Human Rights ruling.

Thinking clearly about superinjunctions
By David Allen Green - 09 May 14:31

Do not be carried away by the current media frenzy.

Huhne: Cameron’s No will prove a pyrrhic victory
By Jonathan Derbyshire - 08 May 14:16

Energy Secretary warns PM that the genie of electoral reform won’t go back in the bottle.

Osbornomics, part 94
By Jonathan Derbyshire - 08 May 12:45

George, say after me: Britain is not Portugal (or Greece or Ireland).

Cable condemns Tory attacks on Nick Clegg
By Jonathan Derbyshire - 07 May 13:03

First Chris Huhne, now Vince.

Alex Salmond’s dilemma
By Jonathan Derbyshire - 07 May 11:59

Does the election result in Scotland threaten the Union?

What the Liberal Democrats should do next
By David Allen Green - 06 May 16:09

Why yesterday's electoral disaster is not the end.

Labour miss out on majority in Wales
By Duncan Robinson - 06 May 11:46

Wales fails to provide any consolation for Ed Miliband, as Labour miss out on majority by one seat.