- Singer accused Labour of not controlling mass immigration when in power
- Musician said blame does not lie with immigrants but with the politicians
- Claimed the influx of thousands of immigrant workers during Labour’s 13-year reign left the indigenous working-classes unemployed
- Free Enterprise Group will warn Osborne to help those on middle incomes
- Proposals include rising threshold at which people start to pay income tax
- Will argue: ‘UK has highest home tax in the world, stamp duty is too much’
- Academy of Royal Colleges: ‘Drastic changes needed to hospital running’
- ‘Senior staff, emergency tests and surgery should be quickly accessible’
- At present junior doctors are expected to staff hospitals at weekends
- Pensions Minister Steve Webb accused firms of making ‘excess profits’
- Scandal likened to the mis-selling of payment protection insurance
- Paul Sykes, a former Tory Party backer, has promised millions of pounds to Ukip to ensure their success in the European Parliamentary elections
- Mr Sykes, thought to be worth £650m, yet to declare how much he will give
- Reportedly donated £1.5million to the party’s 2004 campaign
- Defected to the party over his hardline views on Europe in early 00s
- Party’s support in the region has dropped from 31 per cent to 29 per cent
- Labour, on the other hand, has strengthened in its northern heartlands
- Results from a poll which asked voters how well a political party will do
- Albert ‘Dusty’ Miller barred from serving at Royal British Legion events
- Insurers have said he is too old to be a marshal or standard-bearer
- Mr Millar said: ‘I never even knew standard-bearers had to be insured’
- The 89-year-old served with distinction in the Royal Navy in WWII
- Legion insists that its hands were tied for ‘health and safety reasons’
A BITTER feud between Ed Miliband and Ed Balls over how Labour should respond to the economic recovery was exposed yesterday in leaked emails.
A CALL from Britain’s leading public health expert to allow teenagers to have sex legally at 15 sparked a furious backlash yesterday.
NICK CLEGG sparked anger yesterday by claiming there will not be another mass influx of migrants to the UK when visa restrictions on Romanians and Bulgarians are lifted in six weeks.
THE NHS is a noble and distinctly British idea – a national insurance scheme to guard every citizen of our country against the misfortune of ill health.
The Labour leader says a levy on the banks will fund an increase in free childcare for young children to ‘help families’
George Osborne is prepared to implement a fresh cut in income tax for low-earning workers suggested by Nick Clegg, the Conservatives signal
Paul Sykes is on a crusade to get a referendum on Britain’s membership and to restore our borders – and he’s putting his millions where his mouth is, he tells Philip Johnston
Mr Cameron should be wary of Ukip. The 2015 election could be decided not by a clash with Labour but a feud within the Right
Last week’s visit to India by the Prime Minister marked another important milestone in the UK-India relationship. It was his third visit to India as Prime Minister, his second of the year, and a strong demonstration of his personal commitment to the relationship.
Since the last general election, UKIP has made a number of breakthroughs – in local elections, by-elections and the opinion polls. In a fascinating article for the New Statesman, Matthew Goodwin and Rob Ford look at another important breakthrough for Nigel Farage and his followers – UKIP’s media breakthrough.
LISTEN up, entrepreneurs: you are about to get your own trade union. Yes, you read that right – a union, or at least a pressure group, specifically set up to fight for those who create and set up businesses. This new Entrepreneurs’ Alliance is an excellent idea.
IN TWO weeks’ time, the chancellor will deliver his Autumn Statement, following the first few months of consistently good economic news for several years.
The miserly Cabinet minister also submitted expenses requests for an 8p page marker and a 41p black folder
Politics columnist Kevin Maguire says here is a PM born with every advantage money could buy and a gilded old school tie network to land him cushy numbers
Ex-lord chancellor defends Guardian reporting of Snowden files and says he’s sceptical of warnings from spy agency chiefs