Oliver Wright is Whitehall Editor of The Independent.
05 March 2015 07:50 PM
Broadcasters may yet use ‘empty chair’ instead of PM for final head-to-head ‘debate’ with Ed Miliband
05 March 2015 06:45 PM
Hazel Blears said some female recruits to MI6 had encountered outdated attitudes
Election 2015: Latest polling reveals Tories and Labour on course to win the same number of seats - with the SNP holding the balance of power
04 March 2015 09:01 PM
Lord Ashcroft survey also shows which character voters associate with each leader
04 March 2015 07:32 PM
Exclusive: Gus O’Donnell angers senior Conservatives with scathing attack on ‘chauffeur-driven’ politicians
04 March 2015 06:41 PM
Inside Whitehall: Politicians and civil servants are bad at getting things done on time and to budget
03 March 2015 11:28 PM
Minister suggested Britain's benefits system sometimes shows 'inhuman inflexibility'
26 February 2015 12:00 AM
A Parliamentary committee says Europe's guidelines are “not fit for purpose”
25 February 2015 08:25 PM
Ex-generals are wheeled around television studios to fight the media battle
25 February 2015 08:08 PM
It would create 'low-achieving, shallow' MPs, claims former Tory minister
Natalie Bennett: Green Party’s biggest ever campaign skids before it starts as she suffers ‘mental brain fade’
24 February 2015 07:15 PM
Ms Bennett repeatedly lapsed into silence
General Election 2015: Chuka Umunna on the benefits of immigration, humility – and his leader Ed Miliband
The sickening truth about food banks that the Tories don't want you to know
Migrant boat disaster: Ukip candidate mocks victims in sickening Twitter post
Nigel Farage wants the BBC to stop making programmes like Doctor Who, Strictly Come Dancing, and Top Gear
Global warming: Scientists say temperatures could rise by 6C by 2100 and call for action ahead of UN meeting in Paris
General Election 2015: Britain would become a 'communist dictatorship' under Ed Miliband and Nicola Sturgeon, claims wife of Michael Gove
- 1 Woman 'suffocates newborn baby in plastic bag and puts it in her desk minutes after giving birth'
- 2 I've been called an abusive and dangerous parent, when all I did was listen to my transgender child
- 3 Company breaks open Apple Watch to discover what it says is 'planned obsolescence'
- 4 Teaching profession headed for crisis as numbers continue to drop and working lives become 'unbearable'
- 5 Chinese student carries disabled friend to school every day for three years