Interview: Hazel Blears
By Martin Bright and John Kampfner - 12 March 12:00

The woman in charge of the Labour Party now says she's a Brownite as well as a Blairite as she makes

Cameron's continued conjuring trick
By Martin Bright - 12 March 12:00

These past few weeks could have been torrid for the Conservative leader if Labour had not been in su

Truth seekers sign up here
By Chris Ames - 09 March 17:51

The government's Iraq dossiers - the saga continues

Lording it on the blogs
By Owen Walker - 09 March 11:11

How to sort out the mess in Parliament's Upper House

Bought and sold for English gold
By Neil Dunsire - 09 March 10:45

How Scotland has yet to be consulted over the Treaty of Union that established the UK

Addicted to Base
By Hamer Shawcross - 08 March 9:32

Guest blogger Hamer reflects on the "national gnashing of teeth" that took place last week over a fo

The bonding of the angry
By Harry Giles - 05 March 15:37

St Andrews students greet Gordon Brown with 'righteous loudness'

Cameron's own goals
By Martin Bright - 05 March 13:20

Tory errors go relatively unnoticed as people focus on Labour's factional skirmishes

Playing at politics
By Richard Wilson - 05 March 12:00

Gyles and I dared William Hague to go on the programme with a spliff dangling from his lips

Tricky Tony's frosty Nixon moment
By Red Box - 05 March 12:00

It's 2010 and some documents have come to light that suggest Tony's own Watergate. Luckily, intervie

Secrets we need to know
By Chris Ames - 05 March 12:00

The secret first draft of the Iraq dossier is still being suppressed

Freedom of information was hard-won: it must not be diluted now
By Staff blogger - 05 March 12:00

Can we really not afford to make this investment in open government? We have, after all, just spent

London Special - Ken's friends
By Martin Bright - 05 March 12:00

Few doubt that the Mayor of London has been successful in promoting the capital as a major global fi

What you call a school is academic
By Peter Wilby - 05 March 12:00

City academies are remarkably similar to the city technology colleges the Tories launched in the 198

London Special - Congestion
By Christian Wolmar - 05 March 12:00

The capital has led the way on road pricing with the congestion charge and, despite the doomsayers,

Interview - Sir Ian Blair
By Mary Riddell - 05 March 12:00

Metropolitan Police Commissioner Sir Ian Blair on terror threats, cash-for-honours, and why he expec

Sleazing along
By Gordon Brown - 05 March 12:00

How the future chancellor, Gordon Brown, once defended public enterprises from privatisation

The wicked pleasure of Simon Heffer
By Brian Cathcart - 05 March 12:00

It is a shame such gifts of expression have fallen to such a right-wing man, but if you dislike the

This way madness lies . . .
By Martin Bright - 05 March 12:00

Some former Labour ministers are so rattled by Gordon Brown's poor performance in the polls that the

The great generational robbery
By Faisal Islam - 05 March 12:00

Expensive pensions, no hope of getting on the housing ladder, and tens of thousands of pounds of deb

The irreverent Rhod
By Kevin Maguire - 05 March 12:00

Mad, staring eyes and rictus grins from the outgoing premier Tony Blair and Ulster viceroy Peter Hain when Rhodri Morgan told a distinctly indelicate story at the Welsh Labour moanathon.

Putting Brown on probation
By Martin Bright - 05 March 9:33

What may happen when Blair finally goes

An invitation to Caracas
By Martin Bright - 02 March 15:48

A meeting with the mayor results in an interesting offer

Is Denham the man?
By Owen Walker - 02 March 14:35

The question of who will challenge Brown occupies the blogosphere

An important day for truth seekers
By Chris Ames - 01 March 11:58

The true story of the Iraq dossier changes everything we know about how we went to war

Stop-go saving the plant
By Sian Berry - 01 March 11:37

The government needs to follow London's example and make going green affordable

Not Ben's Blog: The Sequel
By Simon Hooper - 27 February 17:31

Old age protesters are driving political dissent in this country

The 365 ways to say No
By Sam Alexandroni - 26 February 12:00

Observations on Trident

Persuasion is a science
By Peter Wilby - 26 February 12:00

There's a proven formula for getting people to do what you want them to do - and politicians would b

Neighbours from hell
By Red Box - 26 February 12:00

Tony wants Hugh or Daniel to act him, but they won't. Tony wants George or Jamie to talk to him, but