Russell Brand on Newsnight

Russell Brand takes on Jeremy Paxman and his beard - video

Video Fri 25 Oct, AT 12:12

'How come I feel so cross with you?' comedian asks Paxman, as he calls for a revolution on Newsnight

Ralph Miliband row: Labour wants apology for Mail 'error'

Talking Point Wed 2 Oct, AT 09:52

Tabloid admits it was wrong to use photo of grave but renews attack on 'man who hated Britain'

Damian McBride 'ashamed' but says he didn't break law

Talking Point Tue 24 Sep, AT 09:31

Gordon Brown's former spin doctor insists he's 'happy' to tell police about efforts to discredit ministers

Newsnight boss Ian Katz sorry for calling MP ‘boring snoring’

One-Minute Read Tue 10 Sep, AT 12:49

Labour demands written apology after Katz slips up in first fortnight as BBC Newsnight editor

Paxman's 'Fawksian' beard is dynamite on social media

One-Minute Read Tue 13 Aug, AT 13:36

Newsnight host namechecks great beardies such as Demis Roussos in spirited defence of facial hair

Twitter rape threats against MP Creasy investigated by police

One-Minute Read Tue 30 Jul, AT 10:42

Labour MP Stella Creasy received abusive messages after supporting bank-note campaigner Criado-Perez

Count the spoons! Miliband and Balls are out to cut benefits

Wed 5 Jun, AT 11:14 The Mole

Labour leader and his shadow chancellor want to persuade us they won't be soft on 'scroungers'

Pollard review: edited witness statements a 'PR disaster'

First Reaction Fri 22 Feb, AT 15:09

BBC censured for redacting Paxman – but presenter reveals Savile's paedophilia was 'common gossip'

sally bercow lord mcalpine libel case

McAlpine drops Twitter actions but won't let Bercow off hook

One-Minute Read Thu 21 Feb, AT 14:40

Lord McAlpine still plans to sue Sally Bercow after she wrongly linked him to paedophilia scandal

Report says BBC was 'incapable' of dealing with Savile crisis

Briefing Wed 19 Dec, AT 16:16

Executives resign and stand down as report into Newsnight's shelved investigation is released