Mourners gathered at Westminster, where the outspoken Labour politician was remembered.
News Corp head says Cameron "will be dead meat" if the Tories fail to do a deal with UKIP.
Next week, the Deputy PM needs some pointed barbs, a few more jokes and a lot more passion.
Unless the system itself is reformed, the sick and disabled will fare no better under a new provider.
Peter Wilby’s First Thoughts.
As tensions rise between Russia and the west, we recall the role played by the New Statesman in the creation of CND and how the Cuban missile crisis led to the decline of the anti-nuclear movement.
While ministers were nowhere to be seen, Caroline Flint was on the Daybreak sofa.
Labour MPs fear going into battle without defences against predictable Tory onslaughts.
Audiences called the debate for Ukip but the Lib Dems are happy to have established their leader as the man who dares defend Britain's EU membership.
The Deputy PM's pragmatic case for the EU gave him the edge over the tetchy UKIP leader.
Thirteen Labour MPs, including Diane Abbott and Tom Watson, voted against George Osborne's new cap on welfare spending.
Miliband’s reliance on Ukip taking votes from the Tories puts the opposition in an uncomfortable moral position.
To settle his party's nerves, the Labour leader needs another trump card.
There is something unseemly about the haste with which the Home Office is trying to deport 19-year-old Yashika Bageerathi, who fled Mauritius with her family in 2012.
The average British voter is not convinced by the case for the EU, nor persuaded that we would be better off out.
He was the most successful chancellor since the 1940s and the most radical home secretary since WW1, responsible for the abolition of the death penalty, the decriminalisation of homosexuality and the SDP. Yet a decade after his death, his social-liberal world-view is in crisis.
The Work and Pensions Secretary says the policy "is not about punishing people, it's about saying that the money we have is finite."
Vice chancellors should join the discussion about alternatives to the current model.
Self-conscious attempts by one government to constrain the hands of their successors rarely work.
Clegg's party has lost more than 500,000 voters to Farage since 2010.
Abuse needs to be addressed, but we must maintain flexibility for employers and workers.
Is Labour set to abolish fees and introduce a graduate tax?
The state can be made more responsive by giving citizens access to data, impartial advice and control over the services on which they depend.
The Tories have previously pledged to fund social care reform by freezing the inheritance tax threshold.
Diane Abbott and other backbenchers refuse to join leadership in backing Osborne's measure.
Shadow defence secretary Vernon Coaker should outline a vision for modern left multilateralism.
The legislation outlawing FGM was introduced in 1985, but there were no prosecutions until last week. Why?
With the Tories refusing to rule out another increase, Clegg's party will soon need to decide where it stands.
The Budget has revealed how vulnerable Labour is to the charge that it doesn't really trust voters to manage their affairs.