The European elections and parallel local elections put Labour on course to form a majority government to Government in less than 12 months’ time
Among those disillusioned with the Prime Minister are many Tories, says Ian Hernon
You say you want a revolution – try this brand
SNP is stumbling not skipping to the polls
Stephen Pound was part of Labour’s by-election team taking on the Tories and seeking to counter the UKIP surge
Public services union Unison won a landmark case that could see employees whose pay is commission-based entitled to extra holiday pay.
Winding up Putin is the way to another Cold War
With all the allegations of plots, coups and threatening behaviour which hit the Liberal Democrats after their near wipe-out in the European poll, it is worth remembering the fine Liberal …
At your service: wise counsel for new councillors
Every year, accidents in the workplace kill more than 4,000 people in the European Union, while a further three million suffer serious injuries.
The Whitehall Mandarin by Edward Wilson Arcadia, £12.99
Britain’s next European Commissioner will not be Nick Clegg, says Tim McNamara
Murray Rowlands in south-west Turkey describes the aftermath of the Soma tragedy
Can Labour offer a real alternative to coalition paralysis? asks Ian Hernon
The Unexpected Professor: An Oxford Life in Books by John Carey Faber & Faber, £17.99
Politics is the art of the very weirdly possible
Our offer of hope trumps fracture and fragmentation
Clowns in a three-ring circus – what’s so weird?
Here’s the Big Idea on fixed-term parliaments
Thousands of British workers could see a boost to their pay as a result of a ruling by the European Union’s top court.
Last week’s elections saw a feeding frenzy among the mainly Tory media about the leadership of Ed Miliband, despite some significant Labour gains. A far more pertinent question concerns the …