Oliver Wright is Whitehall Editor of The Independent.
06 July 2014 10:36 PM
Police would lose the power to unilaterally “drop” rape investigations, even if they think there is insufficient evidence to proceed, under Labour plans to revolutionise the way sexual crimes are handled.
Scottish independence exclusive: Alex Salmond accuses Cameron of playing ‘roulette’ with Scotland’s future
06 July 2014 09:38 PM
Alex Salmond opens up a new front in the Scottish referendum campaign today as he accuses David Cameron of playing a game of “European roulette” with Scotland’s future in the EU.
06 July 2014 09:17 PM
Campaigning Labour member says Tory minister ‘stepped out of the shadows’ to confront him
£160,000 for a tennis match between David Cameron and Boris Johnson - with Lynton Crosby as ball boy
04 July 2014 06:11 PM
The Conservatives offered up their Australian election chief to act as a “ball boy” for a fund-raising auction tennis match between David Cameron and Boris Johnson which was successfully bid for by the wife of a wealthy Russian oligarch, it has emerged
04 July 2014 06:00 PM
Labour is considering making a formal complaint after Conservative researchers posed as students to secretly record comments by the party’s policy chief Jon Cruddas.
03 July 2014 08:39 PM
Firm donated one third of its profits to party in year leading up to 2010 election
02 July 2014 08:31 PM
Labour has accused the Prime Minister of trying to 'buy his way to power'
01 July 2014 07:22 PM
Microsoft and Hewlett Packard are worried Treasury plans to give more contracts to small suppliers
Britain's food self-sufficiency at risk from reliance on overseas imports of fruit and vegetables that could be produced at home
01 July 2014 12:00 AM
Britain is jeopardising its food security by relying on vast imports of fruit and vegetables from abroad that could be produced in this country, a new report warns today.
Scotland could still declare independence – even without referendum, says Alex Salmond
Scottish referendum results: Cross-party consensus collapses amid Tory-Labour spat on the 'English question'
Hilary Mantel 'should be investigated by police' over Margaret Thatcher assassination story, says Lord Bell
Scottish independence: David Cameron is becoming the 'George Bush of Britain'
Plebgate MP Andrew Mitchell called officer a 'little s**t', claim court documents 'exposing ex-Chief Whip's 'record of abusing police'
Archbishop of Canterbury admits doubts about existence of God
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