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.
Miliband plans to cut off the hand that fed him with ambitious plan to rob trade unions of their one-third share of Labour leadership vote
16 January 2014 06:57 PM
Trade unions would lose their one-third share of the vote when Labour elects its leader under a radical plan being proposed by Ed Miliband.
15 January 2014 12:04 AM
Employers who refuse to pay the national minimum wage will face fines of £20,000 for each underpaid worker.
14 January 2014 06:17 PM
Party strategists know they cannot rely on the 'cost of living crisis' to carry them to victory in next year's general election
13 January 2014 12:01 AM
A drive to “sell” the NHS brand and British-based private health companies to China has been launched by Kenneth Clarke, the Minister Without Portfolio.
13 January 2014 12:01 AM
Strong criticism echoes campaign by Miliband for an end to the political consensus on the economy since the Thatcher era
12 January 2014 07:39 PM
Laszlo Andor insists that France and Denmark have more generous welfare systems than the UK
12 January 2014 07:06 PM
Senior UK military and political figures could end up in the dock as 400 victims denounce 'systemic' use of torture and cruelty
10 January 2014 06:29 PM
Shadow Business Secretary Chuka Ummuna floats curbs on the free movement of people within EU
10 January 2014 05:39 PM
The Chancellor plans an extreme course of spending cuts to reduce the deficit
09 January 2014 07:20 PM
A rare display of disunity after Prime Minister’s public proclamation in favour of OAP ‘extras’
Britain's top vet sparks controversy with call for ban on slashing animals' throats in 'ritual' slaughters for halal and kosher meat products
Ukraine crisis: Russia dismisses '3am ultimatum' as 'total nonsense'
If you're horrified by a flame-roasted dog, you should be shocked at a hog roast
Poor 'live like animals' says Boris's privately educated sister after going on 'poverty safari'
White people become less racist just by moving to more diverse areas, study finds
Exclusive: Impact of immigrants on British workers ‘negligible’
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