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.
Ed Miliband: Premier League football clubs that pay their players millions can afford to pay employees the living wage
23 January 2015 06:32 PM
'Firms that can afford to pay multi-million pound salaries at the top need to explain why they will not pay the living wage to those at the bottom'
23 January 2015 05:08 PM
23 January 2015 12:25 AM
Middle-income, working-age households without children however are much less affected by benefit cuts than other group
22 January 2015 09:06 PM
Sir Nicholas Soames is today launching The Churchill Prize, a £6,000 prize to cement his grandfather's legacy as a founding father of the European Union
22 January 2015 07:41 PM
As Home Secretary under Margaret Thatcher, Brittan was at one time even talked about as a possible future Tory leader
21 January 2015 12:33 PM
Many politicians are exasperated that the inquiry has taken six years and believe the delays are inexplicable
20 January 2015 10:00 PM
Under the Jowell plan, local authorities would be able to levy unlimited penalties on owners of homes left vacant for six months
20 January 2015 07:33 PM
'Holding out the prospect of major reforms that aren’t going to be achieved is dangerous'
20 January 2015 12:00 AM
Farage: 'There is no question that healthcare provision is going to have to be very much greater in 10 years than it is today, with an ageing population, and we’re going to have to find ways to do it'
Kenneth Clarke: Conservative Eurosceptics are undermining Cameron's attempt at securing EU deal for Britain
19 January 2015 10:00 PM
Clarke criticised the sceptics, saying they are acting against 'the national interest' as they try to push the UK towards the EU exit door
Oscars 2015: Birdman beats Boyhood as Eddie Redmayne and Patricia Arquette win big - as it happened
New theory could prove how life began and disprove God
Half of Ukip voters say they are prejudiced against people of other races
'Cash for access' scandal: Sir Malcolm Rifkind says 'unrealistic' for MPs to live on £67,000 salary
This is what it's like to be dead, according to a guy who died for a bit
'Jihadi John': CAGE representative storms off Sky News accusing Kay Burley of Islamophobia
- 1 The black and blue dress: Makers considering a white and gold version
- 2 Husband and wife die holding hands within hours of each other after 67 years of marriage
- 3 What color is The Dress, white and gold or blue and black? An eyewitness gives a definitive answer
- 4 The remarkable archaeological underwater discovery that could open up a new chapter in the study of European and British prehistory
- 5 Madonna claims jokes about her age tantamount to racism: 'No one would dare to say a degrading remark about being black'