Nigel Morris is Deputy Political Editor at The Independent.
06 June 2014 12:50 PM
Nigel Farage’s lack of appeal to women could have cost Ukip dear in the Newark by-election, the final poll before votes were cast has suggested.
06 June 2014 06:33 AM
Lib Dems suffer latest political humiliation, coming sixth overall behind Green and independent candidates
05 June 2014 10:09 PM
Ed Miliband today met a D-Day veteran who served alongside his late father Ralph 70 years ago in the Normandy landings.
05 June 2014 10:08 PM
A compulsory electoral registration drive would be launched in schools by an incoming Labour government in an effort to raise the “woefully low” voting rates among young adults, the i paper has learnt.
04 June 2014 06:34 PM
Vince Cable was accused of making the case for Scottish independence after it emerged he had planned to warn of the economic damage inflicted across the United Kingdom by the concentration of wealth in London and the South East of England.
04 June 2014 05:30 PM
Ministers faced anger after a promised ban on wild animals in travelling circuses was a surprise omission from the Queen’s Speech.
Scottish independence: Scotland ‘would be put at the back to the queue to join EU’ says David Cameron
03 June 2014 12:00 AM
Scotland would find itself behind Serbia, Montenegro and Macedonia in the queue to join the EU if it breaks away from the UK, David Cameron claimed yesterday.
03 June 2014 12:00 AM
Crooked accountants, lawyers and other professionals who profit from crime but are beyond the reach of the law will be targeted under measures to be announced in tomorrow’s Queen’s Speech.
Scale back Help to Buy scheme or risk house owner debt if interest rates rise, European Commission tells Government
02 June 2014 08:38 PM
Urgent action to take the heat out of the property market by scaling back a Government mortgage scheme was backed tonight by the European Commission.
02 June 2014 07:47 PM
Once the Newark by-election result is declared on Thursday night, Nigel Farage is about to retreat in the background. Or at least that is his intention.
Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
Scottish independence: English people overwhelmingly want Scotland to stay in the UK
Isis threat: Cameron wants an alliance with Iran
Michael Brown shooting: Chaos erupts on the streets of Ferguson after autopsy shows teenager was shot six times – twice in the head
Bin bag full of cats' heads discovered near Manchester's Curry Mile
Disgusting, frustrating, but intriguing: how the country really feels about its politicians
- 1 'Alien thigh bone' on Mars: Excitement from alien hunters at 'evidence' of extraterrestrial life
- 2 Jeremy Clarkson 'sees no problem' with his racist language on Top Gear, says BBC
- 3 Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
- 4 London restaurant 34 creates champagne glass modelled on Kate Moss’ left breast
- 5 ALS ice bucket challenge co-founder Corey Griffin drowns, aged 27