Nigel Morris is Deputy Political Editor at The Independent.
20 April 2014 11:15 PM
Customers will be able to switch more quickly between electricity and gas companies under a deal to be announced within days.
Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby uses Easter message to tell of weeping families in debt, too ashamed to ask for help
20 April 2014 09:29 PM
The Archbishop of Canterbury warned on Easter Sunday that despite the economic recovery many families had been left “weeping” by their debts and were too ashamed to ask for help from food banks.
20 April 2014 08:15 PM
Gordon Brown will this week spearhead an attempt by opponents of Scottish independence to regain the momentum by warning the country would face a £1.5bn pensions and benefits black hole if it breaks away from the United Kingdom.
18 April 2014 12:27 AM
Unprofitable bus routes are being scrapped or scaled back because of deep cuts in support from councils whose budgets are being squeezed, new figures disclose today.
Kazakh dissident loses UK refugee status after David Cameron’s trade mission - sparking claims the Government is attempting to curry favour with the oil-rich country
17 April 2014 07:49 PM
Lawyers for Mukhtar Ablyazov say the PM viewed the case as a stumbling-block to closer ties with the repressive central Asian republic
17 April 2014 12:08 AM
The controversial fitness-for-work tests for the sick and disabled would be overhauled by an incoming Labour government with the companies which operate them paid according to the quality of their performance.
16 April 2014 11:14 AM
Wages are rising ahead of inflation for the first time since the Coalition government took office, official figures showed this morning.
16 April 2014 12:09 AM
Hundreds of thousands of people are being forced to register as self-employed after failing to find jobs elsewhere, new research has discovered.
14 April 2014 10:10 PM
Findings will act as a reality check for Ukip which has ridden a wave of popular support over the last 18 months
14 April 2014 07:19 PM
Former Labour Prime Minister also took a swipe at the Coalition’s 'inaction' over the three-year-long civil war in Syria
Ukip election posters: Nigel Farage defends 'racist' campaign anti-immigration campaign ahead of Europe elections
Is Britain really a land of God? Furious debate after David Cameron claims we are a Christian country
An open letter to Nigel Farage: you may smile, but I am not seduced
Ukip leader Nigel Farage defends employing German wife, at launch of anti-immigration poster campaign
'Sinful': Video of British Muslims dancing to Pharrell Williams's hit Happy comes under attack
David Cameron's constituency office calls police on food bank campaigners Bishop of Oxford and Reverend Keith Hebden
- 1 Revealed: Scientists ‘edit’ DNA to correct adult genes and cure diseases
- 2 David Cameron's constituency office calls police on food bank campaigners Bishop of Oxford and Reverend Keith Hebden
- 3 A bottle of wine a day is not bad for you and abstaining is worse than drinking, scientist claims
- 4 Women take on Bear Grylls over 'sexist' male-only desert island show
- 5 Malaysia Airlines flight MH370: Concerns grow among search officials that missing jet ‘may have landed somewhere else’