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    Labour offers Scottish women incentives to resist independence

    Labour has promised Scottish women better childcare, higher pay and equal representation on the boards of public bodies to...

  2. April 13, 2014

    Alan Milburn urges Labour party to court business

    Ed Miliband and Ed Balls have been urged by a senior Labour party figure to act and sound as if they support corporate...

  1. The World

    April 11, 2014

    Diary of an Australian egotist

    The first time I met Bob Carr, who was then Australian foreign minister, he struck me as a polite and humble man. That just...

  2. April 10, 2014

    Ed Miliband visits Israel on start of three-day trip

    Ed Miliband on Thursday made his first major political visit outside Europe since becoming Labour leader in 2010. His trip,...

  3. April 7, 2014

    Labour vows to spread wealth away from London

    Ed Miliband will today promise the “biggest devolution of power to England’s great towns and cities in a hundred years”, as...

  4. April 4, 2014

    The challenge set by Nigel Farage

    David Cameron once described the UK Independence party as a movement full of “fruitcakes, loonies and closet racists”. And...

  5. April 4, 2014

    Pensions versus Isas, round two

    This Saturday is your last chance to use up your Isa allowance for the 2013/14 tax year; £11,520 can go into stocks and...

  6. April 3, 2014

    Miliband backs Ukip leader’s exclusion from TV debate

    Ed Miliband insisted on Thursday that Nigel Farage should be excluded from any leaders’ debates in the run up to the 2015...

  7. April 2, 2014

    ‘Dysfunctional’ Labour team battles over party’s direction

    When Len McCluskey urged Ed Miliband this week to adopt a more radical programme, he crystallised a debate that has been...

  8. April 1, 2014

    Union leader urges Ed Miliband to deliver more radical vision

    The head of Labour’s biggest union donor has called on Ed Miliband to deliver more radical policies ahead of the next...

  9. March 31, 2014

    Policy and personality rifts rock No campaign on Scotland

    The latest ructions in the campaign to prevent Scottish independence have highlighted differences of policy and personality...

  10. March 31, 2014

    Labour opinion poll lead shrinks to under 3%

    The Conservatives have narrowed Labour’s opinion poll lead to under 3 per cent, according to a survey that also shows shifts...

  11. March 31, 2014

    Voters are about to wake up and smell the hogwash

    Political commentary depends on amnesia. Events recur, patterns repeat, most of what happens is familiar – and each time it...

  12. March 30, 2014

    Labour party plans pledge to cut university tuition fees

    Labour is gearing up for a manifesto pledge to cut university tuition fees by at least £3,000 a year, in a pre-election...

  13. March 28, 2014

    To fix Europe, Cameron must do business with his rivals

    Brace yourself for a couple of lively months. If this week’s debate between Nigel Farage and Nick Clegg on the “in-out...

  14. March 28, 2014

    Labour urges European Parliament president not to visit UK

    Labour has urged the Socialist president of the European Parliament not to visit the UK on an upcoming tour of the...

  15. March 27, 2014

    Ed Miliband tries to charm small business

    Ed Miliband will make an overt pitch for the small business vote on Friday, with promises to free entrepreneurs from high...

  16. March 24, 2014

    Labour MPs urge Ed Miliband to change tune after Budget

    The change of mood effected at Westminster by George Osborne’s 2014 Budget was palpable; Tory MPs returned to work yesterday...

  17. March 24, 2014

    David Cameron to attack Labour response to pensions shake-up

    David Cameron will accuse Labour on Monday of being “all over the place” for failing to clarify its response to pension...

  18. March 21, 2014

    Labour win raises questions on City of London’s independence

    The City of London’s centuries-old independence from party politics has been brought into question after Labour won its...

  19. March 20, 2014

    Ed Miliband to warn Scots independence would hit social justice

    Ed Miliband is to warn that Scottish independence would lead a “race to the bottom” with the rump UK as each cut taxes for...

  20. March 19, 2014

    Budget 2014: Tories ‘bingo and beer’ ad undermines Osborne

    George Osborne’s Budget was undermined last night by a Conservative advert focusing on bingo and beer tax cuts that was...

  21. March 19, 2014

    Labour considers rail fare freeze after general election

    Plans for a freeze in rail fares after the general election are being discussed at senior levels in Labour as a fresh way to...

  22. March 18, 2014

    Labour pledges to devolve more powers to Scotland

    The Labour party has pledged more powers for Scotland in an attempt to bolster pro-union support six months before...

  23. March 14, 2014

    At last Miliband impresses with leadership, not swagger

    Pundits have him down as a wonk – the CV, all advisory roles and academic sojourns, does not help – but Ed Miliband’s...

  24. March 14, 2014

    Benn’s programme for Labour

    Tony Benn was at the height of his political career when he addressed the Labour Party conference in September 1980, the...

  25. March 14, 2014

    Tony Benn in quotes

    Tony Benn, the leftwing campaigner and former cabinet minister, has died at the age of 88. Here is a selection of his...

  26. March 14, 2014

    Veteran Labour politician Tony Benn dies aged 88

    Tony Benn: A life in pictures Tony Benn, a champion of the left for more than five decades and one of the intellectual...

  27. March 14, 2014

    Tony Benn, Labour politician and champion of the Left, 1925-2014

    Tony Benn: A life in pictures From his election to parliament at the age of just 25, Tony Benn seemed destined for...

  28. March 12, 2014

    Miliband plays a shrewd hand on Europe

    Ever since David Cameron promised last year to hold a referendum on Britain’s membership of the EU by 2017, voters and...

  29. March 12, 2014

    Ed Miliband has closed a route to Britain’s EU exit

    Governments act, oppositions talk. It is rare for those stranded on the sidelines of power to demonstrate tangible influence...

  30. March 12, 2014

    Business divided after Ed Miliband rules out EU referendum

    Ed Miliband has won a rare burst of praise from business leaders after all but ruling out a referendum on EU membership if...

  31. The World

    March 12, 2014

    Miliband's EU call leaves dilemma for the City

    Businesses that fear Britain might be on the way out of the EU can breathe a little more easily this morning. Ed Miliband’s...

  32. March 11, 2014

    Miliband knocks down early EU vote

    Ed Miliband has vowed that a Labour government would only hold an EU referendum before 2020 in the “unlikely” event of a new...

  33. March 11, 2014

    Europe needs reform but Britain belongs at its heart

    The young Ukrainians waving the EU flag in the hope of a better future should serve as a reminder, amid the dark and...

  34. March 10, 2014

    City on alert for Labour’s political reckoning

    Britain’s banks have been busy justifying this year’s bonus round, explaining why payouts have risen and outlining plans to...

  35. March 10, 2014

    Ed Balls plans £6bn raid on bank bonuses and mansion owners

    Labour is planning a £6bn tax raid on bankers and prime property owners to raise funds for new job creation schemes and...

  36. March 10, 2014

    Labour details job guarantee scheme

    Labour will guarantee a job to unemployed young people for the whole of the next parliament, the party will announce later...

  37. March 9, 2014

    Labour warned it risks anti-business image in UK poll fight

    Labour is in danger of looking anti-business in the run-up to the 2015 general election, the former head of the Institute of...

  38. March 6, 2014

    Scottish Labour’s infighting endangers ‘no’ campaign

    Deep divisions emerged within the Scottish Labour party over plans to be unveiled this month that propose the control of...

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