Inside the Westminster village
By Kevin Maguire - 19 July 13:00

A new minister ambushed by the softest and straightest

Empty promises
By Robin Stummer - 19 July 13:00

Observations on Housing

Sunny Jim's big mistake
By Martin Bright - 19 July 13:00

The ghost of James Callaghan, the last Labour prime minister to take over midterm, haunts Gordon Bro

IDS and the 'lower deciles'
By Peter Wilby - 19 July 13:00

Iain Duncan Smith has done the poor a disservice.

Ealing comedy?
By Mark Pack - 18 July 16:22

Mark Pack enjoys the ins and out of the battle in Ealing Southall

All about the EU
By KT Rajan - 18 July 16:06

UKIP candidate in Ealing Southall, KT Rajan, says only his party can address the concerns of voters

The only woman in Ealing Southall
By Sarah Edwards - 18 July 13:05

Affordable homes are a Green priority, not endlessly cramming in new “executive” flats

A large, ugly radio
By Ben Davies - 18 July 10:49

Nurture vs nature, style vs substance and the American vs the loony

Never be satisfied
By Phil Wilson - 18 July 10:14

The Labour candidate in Sedgefield stresses his local credentials and says despite what he feels are

Uncosted, unknown and over here
By Mike Butcher - 17 July 18:46

The National Audit Office says many government departments are unaware how much their websites cost, who is using them and why.

It's time for a change
By Tony Lit - 17 July 17:42

The new Tory talks about how things would be different if he were Ealing Southall's MP

Surprised by Blair's departure
By Chris Haine - 17 July 15:07

Tony Blair, even in retirement, conspired to screw up my summer, writes the Green candidate in Sedge

An American meets a loony
By William Hilderbrandt - 17 July 11:57

The Monster Raving Loonies have become something of a feature of the British electoral scene as Amer

It was Brown's idea
By Sian Berry - 17 July 10:30

When it comes to footing the bill for this ruinous enterprise, let’s not forget who got us into this

Hands off our parking bays
By Victoria Brignell - 16 July 12:46

If the police want to catch criminals, the best place to start looking could be disabled parking spa

By Susan Marchant-Haycox - 16 July 12:12

Gordon Brown's new role means he must work quickly to put over a more polished image, writes psychol

By Denis MacShane - 16 July 11:53

Voters instantly see through style - they like it of course but they vote for substance says ex-Fore

Royals and dope smoking etiquette
By Marina Pepper - 13 July 16:25

Advice on meeting the queen, meeting foreigners and meeting your past...

Don't mention Alastair Campbell
By Owen Walker - 13 July 13:19

How some bloggers are uniting to prevent sales of some recently published diaries

There may be answers, but what’s the question?
By Cliff Prior - 13 July 12:32

What is the Department of Health hoping to get out of the third sector and social entrepreneurs?

The unthinkable alliance with Plaid
By Paul Murphy - 13 July 11:16

Despite the spectre of nationalists holding power in both Wales and Scotland we should not recoil fr

An English model of perfection
By Alex Brummer - 12 July 13:00

With interest rates rising inexorably, perhaps our independent central bankers are neither the best

A paper that might even deserve Murdoch
By Brian Cathcart - 12 July 13:00

His $5bn move for the <em>Wall Street Journal</em> provoked outrage and a desperate rearguard action

The thinking: Why security has to be transparent
By Brian Jones - 12 July 13:00

Brian Jones argues that faith in intelligence will be hard to restore

No war, no terror, just a group of misfits
By Darcus Howe - 12 July 13:00

The first statement to fall from the lips of Sir Alan West stated that this battle against jihadists

Ming: no deal unless . . .
By Martin Bright - 12 July 13:00

As he tries to face down the discontent in his party over his leadership, the Liberal Democrat leade

Quiet man starts noisy discussion
By Tara Hamilton-Miller - 12 July 13:00

The right was crying out for a family policy. Was IDS the man to draft it?

Reader, don't marry him
By Viv Groskop - 12 July 13:00

No one ever quite managed to popularise the idea that marriage itself is unfeminist

Campbell’s compelling nuclear secret
By Martin Bright and Chris Ames - 12 July 13:00

Hidden away in the diaries of Blair's right-hand man is a revealing admission a key components of th

How long before Andy and Steve fall out? Place your bets
By Kevin Maguire - 12 July 13:00

The Inside Track from the Westminster village