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.
Isis threat: Cameron wants an alliance with Iran
Scottish independence: English people overwhelmingly want Scotland to stay in the UK
Crisis? What crisis? A visiting US doctor gives the NHS a rave review
Russell Brand calls for Israel boycott: Comedian urges big businesses that 'facilitate the oppression of people in Gaza' to pull funding
Ukip MEP calls for reintroduction of death penalty on fiftieth anniversary of last deaths
Michael Brown shooting: Chaos erupts on the streets of Ferguson after autopsy shows teenager was shot six times – twice in the head
- 1 The way the police have treated Cliff Richard is completely unacceptable
- 2 Michael Brown shooting: Amnesty International sends team within US for first time as National Guard deployed
- 3 Michael Brown shooting: Ferguson police shoot and kill second young black man
- 4 James Foley 'beheaded': Isis video shows militant with British accent 'execute US journalist' – and warns Obama of more to come
- 5 Reading Festival 2014: Tesco branch replaces salad and potatoes for Jagermeister and vodka