Oliver Wright is Whitehall Editor of The Independent.
26 January 2015 02:21 PM
Labour will announce that they will cut the fifteen permanent residences in UK cities to save £2.9 million a year from the Ministry of Justice budget
26 January 2015 12:00 AM
New report calls for members of the public to be allowed to take phones and iPads into the public gallery and for more live social media coverage of debates
25 January 2015 09:37 PM
Other sporting events that could be protected include the Ashes, which is only available on Sky
25 January 2015 09:10 PM
The four major broadcasters have confirmed plans for a 7-7-2 debate format
24 January 2015 12:00 AM
Don’t be fooled. Whatever he says, David Cameron is desperate to kibosh plans for a repeat of the live leaders TV debates in the run-up to the election. To many people that might seem odd, given that the Prime Minister is a polished TV performer and Ed Miliband is not.
23 January 2015 07:56 PM
Just four houses in Wales have sold for more than £2m over the past ten years, an analysis of data from the Land Registry reveals
23 January 2015 02:58 PM
If any of the leaders decided not to participate, 'the debates would take place with those who accepted the invitation'
22 January 2015 05:14 PM
Officials claim Johnson is keen to see first hand the efforts being made to combat the extremist group
21 January 2015 09:00 PM
He called on voters to support whichever candidate from the progressive left had the most chance of defeating the Conservatives
14 January 2015 08:29 PM
The Chancellor outlined Tory plans for a new fiscal rule should they be re-elected
Nigel Farage: NHS might have to be replaced by private health insurance
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
French court convicts three over homophobic tweets, in case hailed as a 'significant victory' by LGBT rights campaigners
Greece elections: Syriza and EU on collision course after election win for left-wing party
George Galloway condemns 'racist, Islamophobic, hypocritical rag' Charlie Hebdo at freedom of speech rally
British Muslim school children suffering a backlash of abuse following Paris attacks
- 1 UK weather: Snow to fall in the coming week with sub-zero temperatures to last until early February
- 2 Saudi preacher who 'raped and tortured' his five -year-old daughter to death is released after paying 'blood money'
- 3 The enemy within: People who hear voices in their heads are being encouraged to talk back
- 4 Phil Neville backtracks on Tomas Rosicky 'I'd smash him' comments from Match of the Day 2
- 5 SAG Awards: Fake applause track interrupts Reese Witherspoon