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.
26 December 2014 12:00 AM
IPPR: “Flexible working in its current, reduced-hours form, simply isn’t flexible enough"
25 December 2014 08:20 PM
'They will be running just to stand still,' says Resolution Foundation
24 December 2014 12:00 AM
Cost set to rise to almost £2.8bn
23 December 2014 10:25 PM
The opposition called for a shake-up to reduce delays in the time it takes asylum seekers to move on to mainstream benefits
23 December 2014 10:00 PM
Alexander makes volte face – after four and a half years of coalition
22 December 2014 10:02 PM
Ed Balls says Labour will square the circle of cutting the deficit and outspending the Tories – and he believes voters sense the party’s integrity
22 December 2014 08:24 PM
Shadow Chancellor brings controversial proposal to top of Labour’s ‘to do’ list
22 December 2014 12:00 AM
When David Cameron issued his long shopping list of demands to curb EU migration last month, there was some scepticism about whether he would make much progress in delivering it.
21 December 2014 08:25 PM
Commission sources told The Independent the proposal has been discussed by Mr Juncker and Angela Merkel, but plan could encourage migrants to bring their families with them rather than leave them at home
19 December 2014 07:53 PM
British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
Rozanne Duncan: Ukip expels councillor for 'jaw-dropping' comments made in BBC TV interview
Germany anti-Islam protests: 17,000 march on Dresden against 'Islamification of the West'
Ukip member gets into Christmas spirit with Union Flag plea to Santa 'for our country back'
BBC director Danny Cohen: Rising UK antisemitism makes me feel more uncomfortable than ever
Alex Salmond has 'broken his word to the Scottish people' says Scottish Lib Dem leader
- 1 Planes go hybrid-electric in important step to greener flight
- 2 Antonio Martin shooting: Police and protesters clash over teenager's death just five miles from Ferguson, Missouri
- 3 British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
- 4 Hip hop is both racial and political, and for Iggy Azalea to suggest otherwise is insulting
- 5 Man hospitalised with pneumonia after downing eggnog at office Christmas party