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Yvette Cooper, the shadow Home Secretary, spoke of being “cut off” by the Whitehall machine when she took maternity leave for the second time as a minister.
Chancellor announces sweeping cuts to benefits bill
The cost of policing the Bilderberg conference – a meeting of politicians, academics and business leaders – in Hertfordshire last week was more than £1m, the Home Office has revealed.
Result puts the Tories on their lowest-ever rating for ComRes
Labour would stick within the Coalition’s limits on day-to-day spending if it wins power in 2015 but would plough billions of pounds more into housebuilding and road and rail projects.
Jittery party demands more detail on economic policy as poll lead narrows
Online petition calls on the Work and Pensions Secretary - who currently takes home £1,581 a week after tax - to prove it
Ed Balls contrasts new measures with 'bedroom tax' saying claiming the Government will help people buy spare homes
This behaviour shames the home of our democracy
George Osborne, the Chancellor, is under mounting pressure to shelve a 3p a litre rise in fuel duty due to take effect in January.
Shadow Chancellor wants 100,000 new homes using 4G windfall
Labour will today propose a £2.5bn plan to build 100,000 homes in order to kick-start the economy, arguing that the move should take priority over paying off the deficit.
If the Prime Minister knows rudeness is bad for his image,
why does he insist on being rude?
Ed Miliband called today for industrial action to be avoided during the Olympic Games after London bus drivers were balloted over a potential strike in a row over pay.
The Government was accused of an "outrageous assault" on the elderly after it emerged that more than four million pensioners will be worse off following changes to simplify the tax system unveiled in the Budget.
The shadow Health Secretary is furious at the coalition's plans for NHS reform, but reckons this is the one issue that could trigger David Cameron's downfall. Matt Chorley meets Andy Burnham