The Cabinet under Brown resounded to Scottish voices. Nearly half of Ed Miliband's team have links to the North. Leeds-born Rachel Shields reports
Alan Johnson was appointed to the key role of shadow chancellor in Ed Miliband's first shadow cabinet today.
Gordon Brown tonight announced he will resign as Labour leader - but offered to stay on as Prime Minister in a potential power-sharing government with the Liberal Democrats until his party has chosen a successor.
The game is still in play. There is still a prospect of a Liberal Democrat deal with Labour – but not with Mr Brown
Admission suggests Tory leadership is distancing itself from controversial donor
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Cabinet group includes ministers who were slow to support him against rebels
Prime Minister weathers coup storm, but why did it take the Cabinet so long to come to his defence?
Cabinet members including Alistair Darling, Jacqui Smith and Hazel Blears spent £11,000 on tax advice
Cost to the taxpayer will mount, as salaried staff on overtime replace charities working for nothing
Labour is heading for opposition unless cabinet ministers stop manoeuvring for position, the party’s general election co-ordinator warned last night.
Foreign Secretary David Miliband was flying to the Democratic Republic of Congo today as fierce fighting rages between the African nation's government and rebel forces, the Foreign Office confirmed.
Gordon Brown was dragged into a row over the alleged bugging of an MP yesterday after the Conservatives claimed they warned him of the practice weeks ago.