The Ukip leader led a protest against the European Parliament by standing the wrong way round during Beethoven’s “Ode to Joy”.
Labour is claiming today that 8 out of 10 new private sector jobs created since 2010 have been in London; the Tories say 3 out of 4 of them have been created outside the capital. Which is it?
The latest polling by Lord Ashcroft offers a snapshot of the wipe out facing Lib Dems in battleground seats against Labour.
There are several powerful reasons why the English should accept or even be enthusiastic about the Scots going it alone when they vote at the end of the summer.
The Labour leader routed the PM in the Commons as he derided "a masterclass in how to alienate your allies".
Given that only 23 per cent of MPs are women at present, the high number of female parliamentary candidates selected for party-incumbent seats is a small, but important triumph.
More than 46,000 signatures and counting.
The proposed plan could increase pressure for tax cuts and undermine the contributory principle.
Shadow chancellor commits Labour to retaining "the most competitive corporation tax rate in the G7".
The Labour leader will now need to go even further to meet demands for a "radical offer".
The 12 policies the party needs for a popular and a radical manifesto.
Plus will Tony Benn’s son reclaim the family viscountcy and enter the House of Lords?
Britain looks closer to the EU exit than ever - an outcome the PM never wanted.
The shadow London minister has several key advantages over his rivals.
Burnham’s plan shows the party grappling with the kind of real world problems it would face in office.
The party needs the Tories to move ahead of Labour to encourage Scots to back independence.
A new poll reveals that race and immigration is now seen as a more significant challenge than the economy.
The party rejects women's minister Nicky Morgan's suggestion that "no option is off the table".
With the young most in favour of EU membership, euroscepticism faces death by demographics.
The aim of the Prime Minister’s European policy was never to protect Britain’s best interests within Europe but to appease restive backbenchers.
The UK has the lowest level of social mobility in the developed world, and the nepotism at the heart of the Labour Party reflects this.
After the Chancellor boasted that inequality had fallen, welfare cuts mean it is rising again.
Do drink slightly warm cider, dance in public and raise your voice in support of LGBT rights. Don’t dare each other to “go up to” drag queens.
I believe it’s important that students uphold the employment standards that we would want to see for ourselves.
Enter Farron’s office and you soon notice the signs of his success – an award for best MP on one side, a prize for most social tweeter on another. It’s a far cry from his party as a whole.
The former Home Secretary on Ed Miliband’s geekiness, Theresa May’s disloyalty and why you should never trust a man who wears cufflinks but not a double cuff.
Peter Wilby’s First Thoughts column.
The PM sat down for supper with his wife and two friends. With EU negotiations at fever pitch, Iraq crumbling and snappers outside, a politician with taste might have cried off that night.