Gordon Brown and John Prescott are to help lead a last-ditch effort by Labour to avoid humiliating defeat in the Scottish independence referendum as more Labour voters move to the yes camp.
David Cameron's plan to fight the terrorist threat posed by Islamic State got off to a stuttering start when he was forced to shelve key proposals amid legal uncertainty, Liberal Democrat objections, and even doubts within the security services.
The Conservative party should consider giving Douglas Carswell a free rein and not field a candidate in the forthcoming Clacton byelection after a poll showed that the Ukip defector would trounce the Tories, the backbencher Nigel Evans has said.
David Cameron has been told in private by Tory Eurosceptics that the Conservative party will split in half after the general election if he fails to renegotiate Britain's EU membership terms to a Common Market-style trade-only deal.
A hand grenade has been thrown into David Cameron's general election campaign after the Eurosceptic Tory MP Douglas Carswell defected to Ukip, triggering an immediate byelection.
David Cameron returns to work at Downing Street from his Cornish holiday on Wednesday with a double whammy of a political headache after his two great foes – one within and one outside the Conservative party – embarked on the first steps of a possible journey to Westminster.
Boris Johnson has confirmed that he hopes to stand as the Conservative candidate in the safe Tory seat of Uxbridge and South Ruislip at next year's general election.
The east Kent constituency of South Thanet has been catapulted to the forefront of British politics after local Ukip members selected the party leader, Nigel Farage, to be their general election candidate, setting up an intriguing battle with a Tory candidate who once headed Ukip himself.
Harriet Harman, Labour's deputy leader, accused the Conservatives of relying on "shady money" on Tuesday as she published figures showing how reliant the Tories are on funding from unincorporated associations.
Alex Salmond staged a dramatic fightback in the Scottish independence campaign after mounting repeated attacks on the credibility of no campaign leader Alistair Darling in a bloody confrontation in advance of next month's referendum.
David Cameron will fail to win a majority at the next election because he has not done enough to woo minority ethnic voters, former cabinet minister Sayeeda Warsi has warned.
With ten months to go until the general election, the Labour leader is tackling his criticisms head on and trying to bring politics closer to the people.
Severing ties with the ECHR will only serve to remove the political independence of our rights framework and open the system to abuse and political tactics