Behind the battle lines in the war of words between Jeremy Hunt and junior doctors

Behind the battle lines in the war of words between Jeremy Hunt and junior doctors

by Simon Lancaster / 12 Feb 2016

Various factions in the NHS speak through metaphors that reflect their different perspectives on the health service.

Labour's poll goal

Labour's poll goal

by Dan Hodges / 09 Jan 2014

Topping the polls is essential for Labour's leader, argues Dan Hodges

The Soapboxer: Keeping the spymasters in the dark

03 Jan 2014

The case against transparency in our secret service

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Hold tight, get lucky?

Hold tight, get lucky?

by Stephen Tall / 03 Jan 2014

Lib Dems who want a coalition with Labour should consider the consequences of letting go of the Tories, warns Stephen Tall

Is Ed Miliband lost?

Is Ed Miliband lost?

by Dan Hodges / 28 Nov 2013

It started so well, with Ed Miliband in shiny red armour, but since Eastleigh Labour’s knight has gone south – or has he?

Who heads No 10's decision making process?

Who heads No 10's decision making process?

by George Pascoe-Watson / 28 Nov 2013

To whom does the PM turn when things get tough, and does anyone dominate the Number 10 decision-making process?

Scotland special: NHS (New Healthy Scotland)

Scotland special: NHS (New Healthy Scotland)

by Paul Cairney / 27 Nov 2013

In an independent Scotland, what, asks Paul Cairney, are the implications for the country’s health policy? 

The Soapboxer: Time to greenify Westminster

by The Soapboxer / 27 Nov 2013

It’s not easy going green, or black and white…

NATO: Déjà review

NATO: Déjà review

by  Kathleen J McInnis / 07 Nov 2013

Can we avoid ‘déjà vu all over again’? Kathleen J. McInnis discusses how to improve NATO’s operational effectiveness

Brighton rocks: Sky's Jon Craig on conference

Brighton rocks: Sky's Jon Craig on conference

by Jon Craig / 18 Sep 2013

Sky News' chief political correspondent gave us a peek in his diary in the lead-up to party conference season

Bad old days vs Bright future

Bad old days vs Bright future

by Stephen Tall / 17 Sep 2013

It’s likely conference will be a return to form for the Lib Dems, rather than a forum for presenting a bright, new future

Debate: Is party conference just a lobbying bonanza?

Debate: Is party conference just a lobbying bonanza?

by Paul Flynn MP; Simon Hughes MP; Tom Wadsworth / 11 Sep 2013

For Paul Flynn MP, today’s conferences are just shopping opportunities, but Simon Hughes MP believes they’re still potent forums for debate and policy-change. Lobbyist Tom Wadsworth gives an insider's view

Debate: Is a teaching qualification needed to teach?

Debate: Is a teaching qualification needed to teach?

by Kevin Brennan MP and Damian Hinds MP / 20 Aug 2013

Damian Hinds argues for more flexibility in staff recruitment for schools, but Kevin Brennan says teaching qualifications are essential

Brothers up in arms

Brothers up in arms

by George Pascoe-Watson / 30 Jul 2013

The avalanche has only just begun, but the Tories have been throwing rocks at Labour’s relationship with the unions for some time

Cutting the cord: Is Miliband's gamble a gamble at all?

Cutting the cord: Is Miliband's gamble a gamble at all?

by Dan Hodges / 24 Jul 2013

Are conditions right for Ed Miliband to turn his bold words on trade union reform into action? Dan Hodges is not convinced

Felicity Parkes: Summer recess survival guide

Felicity Parkes: Summer recess survival guide

by Felicity Parkes / 04 Jul 2013

The new arrivals’ handy hints and survival suide to the summer recess

Same sex, same marriage

Same sex, same marriage

by Lewis Baston / 26 Jun 2013

The gay marriage debate is still sending shockwaves through Parliament, finds Lewis Baston, but what does the public think?

Patrick Hennessy: Mourinho, Malcolm Tucker & Macbeth

Patrick Hennessy: Mourinho, Malcolm Tucker & Macbeth

by Patrick Hennessy / 26 Jun 2013

The political editor of the Sunday Telegraph writes his diary

Should nuclear have a place in green government?

Should nuclear have a place in green government?

by Lord Hutton and Alan Whitehead MP / 04 Jun 2013

Lord Hutton is a firm advocate of our established nuclear industry, but Alan Whitehead MP can see no place for it in the forest of energy sources 

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