David Miliband said the assumption in diplomatic circles and among policy watchers had been that Rudd would be a candidate for the UN job.
Former British foreign secretary David Miliband says Kevin Rudd 'undoubtedly had the qualification' to be a candidate for the United Nations secretary-general post.
And one more thing.
The prime minister's security speech has been labelled fear mongering.
That halo’s wearing a bit thin, David.
Why do people continue to think the former Foreign Secretary would have made a better leader than his brother, Ed?
Len’s got a plan for Labour.
Len McCluskey needs to snap back to reality, if he wants to see Labour in government.
Blairites are waiting in the wings.
Ed Miliband’s many Blairite critics have formed an orderly queue to tell us why he lost.
And the contenders for Labour leader are…
Three parties must now choose new leaders. Labour has a number of candidates jockeying for position.
What might have been? John Smith, Margaret Beckett and Tony Blair.
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It is 20 years since Tony Blair took over as leader of the Labour Party. There has been much comment about his legacy, a great deal of it uncomplimentary. But it could have been so different… It’s the…