Oliver Wright is Whitehall Editor of The Independent.
30 April 2015 10:01 PM
Who made the best impression out of Cameron, Miliband and Clegg?
30 April 2015 12:00 AM
Oh to have been a fly on the wall of the Labour strategy meeting that discussed whether Ed Miliband should agree to an interview with Russell Brand. “But just think of the reach it will give us,” you can hear the proponents arguing. “Yes – but it’s Russell Brand,” you can hear the opponents replying. “He’ll make Ed look like a twit.”
29 April 2015 08:57 PM
The BBC is to screen three back-to-back Question Time-style interviews with Clegg, Cameron and Miliband
29 April 2015 07:53 PM
While Miliband deserves credit for taking the risk it is hard to see it having any great impact on the comedian’s army of devotees
29 April 2015 06:27 PM
People are less certain to vote Ukip than they once were, and the issue of Scotland has also come to the fore
28 April 2015 12:00 AM
In the spin doctors’ lexicon they are known as “third-party endorsements”. The idea is that if you want to sell a policy the best way to do it is to get businessmen/charities/the great and good to back your point of view “independently”.
Martin O'Malley: Ex-Baltimore mayor who inspired The Wire's Tommy Carcetti set to run against Clinton for Democratic nomination
27 April 2015 08:05 PM
Mr O'Malley’s trademark has been a data-based approach to just about everything that Government does, starting with Baltimore’s crime epidemic
22 April 2015 09:04 PM
Exclusive: A court has condemned the 'secretive' culture of government
22 April 2015 07:36 PM
Shapps unequivocally denies the 'smear' – so who was altering the pages?
21 April 2015 08:54 PM
Durantez said that Clegg's lawyers 'would freak out' at the learning of the cooking website she has been running with her children for the last three years
Thousands of teenage girls enduring debilitating illnesses after routine school cancer vaccination
Migrants in Kos: Photos show real tragedy after Brits abroad complain of 'awkward' holidays
British tourists complain that impoverished boat migrants are making holidays 'awkward' in Kos
Michael Gove determined to scrap the Human Rights Act – even if Scotland retains it
Threat to scrap Human Rights Act could see UK follow Nazi example, warns UN official
Church of England 'one generation away from extinction' after dramatic loss of followers
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