Harriet Harman to become caretaker leader of Labour party after 'disappointing and difficult' night
Shadow chancellor Ed Balls loses his seat to the Conservatives following a recount
Every Labour policy pledged will be paid for 'without a single penny of extra borrowing', says party
If the Tories are re-elected, Osborne will have to reduce deficit with one hand tied behind his back
Labour puts the ball in Tories’ court: will they do anything about wealthy foreigners evading tax?
Balls warns of unprecedented cuts if Tories are returned to power - but is he crying wolf again?
And will a cut in tuition fees win Labour more young voters – or just drive away angry pensioners?
With allegations of tax evasion flying, here's how to be sure of staying on the right side of the law
But can he help boost Labour’s economic credibility when Ed Balls is fretting over gardeners’ receipts?
First Trident, now public spending: SNP leader says she’ll smash cosy consensus of ‘cut at all costs’
Meanwhile Ed Miliband doesn’t help himself by avoiding a Chambers of Commerce conference
Cameron bludgeons his way through PMQs, refusing to answer question about hedge funders' tax break
Balls forgets name of ‘Labour-friendly business leader’. But what’s Newsnight up to, asks Polly Toynbee
Irony is that the more the Tories boast about improving outlook, the more voters worry about other issues
Labour leader proclaims Osborne cuts ‘extreme’ – but Ed Balls fails to explain how his will be different
Chancellor pulls a rabbit out of the hat with stamp duty reform – but hides one crucial forecast
From 'weedy and square' comprehensive school pupil to opposition leader. Will Ed be the next PM?
Labour’s plans for a mansion tax are now a little clearer: but what will the policy cost the party?
Sadly, unless the men in white coats (or M&S suits) come for Miliband, it is too late to change leaders
A bloody incident with a journalist on the football pitch sets the tone for Ed Balls’s conference address