Oliver Wright is Whitehall Editor of The Independent.
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
14 January 2015 07:55 PM
Labour are offering a financial increase, while the Tories have been reticent to commit
Tony Blair warns David Cameron not to pursue on-the-run ex-IRA terrorists over Northern Ireland Troubles
13 January 2015 04:39 PM
Ex-PM says peace process could unravel
Over 50,000 families shipped out of London boroughs in the past three years due to welfare cuts and soaring rents
EU asylum policy is 'a direct threat to our civilisation', says Nigel Farage
The Rothschild Libel: Why has it taken 200 years for an anti-Semitic slur that emerged from the Battle of Waterloo to be dismissed?
General Election 2015: SNP and its activists 'openly racist' towards the English, Farage says
General Election 2015: UK will be 'run for the wealthy and powerful' if Tories retain power, Labour warns
Schools forced to act as 'miniature welfare states' with teachers buying underwear and even haircuts for poor pupils
- 1 Oxygen-starved 'dead zones' with no marine life up to 100-miles long discovered in the Atlantic Ocean
- 2 The man who filmed the Freddie Gray video has been arrested at gunpoint
- 3 Indonesia executions: Death row British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford will refuse to wear a blindfold when she faces firing squad
- 4 How the language you speak changes your view of the world
- 5 Tory activist asked to step down after Labour candidate Rupa Huq is 'manhandled' while questioning Boris Johnson on the campaign trail