Andrew Grice has been Political Editor of The Independent since 1998. He was previously Political Editor of The Sunday Times, where he worked for 10 years, and he has been a Westminster-based journalist since 1982. His column, Inside Politics, appears in The Independent each Saturday.
01 August 2014 06:22 PM
The Tories are under pressure to split from their partners, but it could prove to be a mistake if there's another hung parliament
01 August 2014 06:07 PM
A “tough cap” on rail fares would be imposed by an incoming Labour Government, Ed Miliband has pledged.
01 August 2014 08:15 AM
Country is on course to vote No to independence in September's referendum
01 August 2014 12:00 AM
The treatment of whistleblowers who expose problems in public services is “shocking” because they face victimisation, according to an inquiry by MPs which reports today.
31 July 2014 05:51 PM
The new chairman of Ofsted faces the embarrassing prospect of seeing the struggling chain of academies at which he currently plays a key role criticised by the school standards body.
31 July 2014 05:43 PM
The average deposit for people buying a home will be £72,000 by 2020 if the Conservatives win another five years in power, the Labour Party will claim today.
31 July 2014 12:00 AM
Rebekah Brooks, the former editor of The Sun, was “the most powerful person in Britain”, according to one of Gordon Brown’s closest aides.
30 July 2014 12:00 AM
Both the party leader and Ed Balls are avid students of US politics – as their strategy for demonising the Conservatives suggests
'Are you better off than four years ago?' Labour takes inspiration from former US President Ronald Reagan
30 July 2014 12:00 AM
Miliband and Balls seize on slump in wages to hone message used by ex-President
29 July 2014 06:31 PM
Universities could be allowed to raise tuition fees above the £9,000-a-year ceiling in return for taking on student loan debts under a plan to be considered by ministers.
Scottish independence: English people overwhelmingly want Scotland to stay in the UK
Isis threat: Cameron wants an alliance with Iran
Crisis? What crisis? A visiting US doctor gives the NHS a rave review
Michael Brown shooting: Chaos erupts on the streets of Ferguson after autopsy shows teenager was shot six times – twice in the head
Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again. It would be immoral to bring it into the world'
Scottish Independence Referendum: Salmond described as 'arrogant, ambitious and dishonest' by Scottish women
- 1 James Foley 'beheaded': Isis video shows militant with British accent 'execute US journalist' – and warns Obama of more to come
- 2 ALS ice bucket challenge co-founder Corey Griffin drowns aged 27
- 3 Cilla Black defends Cliff Richard: 'I am positive that the allegations are without foundation'
- 4 Nicki Minaj finally releases predictable 'Anaconda' video
- 5 James Foley 'beheading': Met police warn public watching murder video could be criminal offence