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Trident: why parties are rowing over nuclear deterrent

Thu 9 Apr, AT 10:05

Tories claim Labour would 'barter away' Trident in a bid to secure power through an SNP coalition


Watershed day as parties stick together on immigration

Mon 25 Mar, AT 11:40
The Mole

UKIP's second place at Eastleigh is having a knock-on effect as Lib Dems and Labour swallow old objections

George Osborne left red-faced after Budget leak blunder

First Reaction
Wed 20 Mar, AT 15:41

Journalist suspended and investigation demanded after Standard spills extraordinary sneak preview of Budget

Cable and Clegg on the spot as Labour force mansion tax vote

Mon 11 Mar, AT 10:25
The Mole

If Lib Dems vote against the Labour motion, they'll be accused of their biggest U-turn since student fees

Comedy writer John O'Farrell is Labour's man in Eastleigh

First Reaction
Wed 13 Feb, AT 10:54

Known for his quips, the 50-year-old is serious about his chances in Chris Huhne's former seat

Chris Huhne

Chris Huhne pleads guilty over speeding lie and quits as MP

First Reaction
Mon 4 Feb, AT 13:22

Will Eastleigh by-election lead to an ‘almighty bust-up’ for Tories and Liberal Democrats?

No-one happy as left and right attack Labour welfare reforms

First Reaction
Fri 4 Jan, AT 14:54

Is 'guaranteed' job scheme a raid on rich pensioners or an attack on the out-of-work?


'We got it wrong': Miliband calls for all Britons to speak English

Fri 14 Dec, AT 12:07
The Mole

After census shows big rise in immigrants under Labour, Miliband urges greater integration

Labour triumph as UKIP claim to be 'second party of North'

First Reaction
Fri 30 Nov, AT 08:56

Opposition wins three by-elections as Tories trail behind UKIP and Lib Dems lose two deposits