Germany is doing most of the heavy lifting.
Europe has long struggled to share the burden fairly and now the situation is at breaking point.
Is that clear?
The new question risks leading voters down an uncertain path.
Not even if I ask really nicely?
With visits to Madrid and Lisbon, the British prime minister, David Cameron, hopes to start the “delivery” stage of his strategy to renegotiate the UK’s new terms of membership to the European Union on…
Pick me! I’ve got an idea!
A run down of what each has to say on the top issue of the summer.
Hard to port for the good ship Labour.
Labour Party HQ is on red alert. The election of Jeremy Corbyn as Labour leader is seen as a real and dangerous prospect by the majority of the Parliamentary Labour Party. Countless party grandees have…
It’s time to inject some substance back into arts policy.
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Political discussion about the arts and creative industries is famously woolly ybland, generic and interchangeable. But Corbyn cuts through this.
The prospect of left-wing frontrunner Jeremy Corbyn becoming Labour Party leader is shaking up Britain’s political establishment.
The emergence of ageing left-winger Jeremy Corbyn as the unlikely frontrunner in the Labour Party leadership contest signals that many British voters reject what politics has become.
As the Calais crisis unfolds, social media is becoming an echo chamber for the preferences of the UK's powerful right wing.
Gotcha: The Sun carries on the tradition of great British scandals.
In a scoop worthy of its deceased predecessor, the News of the World, the Sun on Sunday ran a five-page exclusive at the weekend alleging that Lord Sewel, deputy speaker of the House of Lords, had been…
On the threshold of a new era?
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If you ignore the spoiling campaign being run by the press, the left-winger's campaign platform begins to appear eminently sensible.
Is Corbyn too left?
Jeremy Corbyn has been accused of being unelectable as a Labour leader. Could this be true?
Jeremy getting in touch with his pre-Thatcher side.
The frontrunner for the Labour leadership has some good ideas that were rejected by voters when they elected Margaret Thatcher.
The left-wing candidate is drawing support from untapped quarters.
Labour has made it really easy to vote in this contest, and Jeremy Corbyn is reaping the benefit.
Man of the moment.
All four leadership hopefuls have a political position — but only one is actually saying what it is.
Jeremy Corbyn: the future PM?
Upstarts on the left and right are proving that people of all political leanings want change.
Expenses scandals like Bronwyn Bishop’s can have a devastating effect on parliament and on trust in the political system.
During the UK's parliamentary expenses scandal, many questioned the system as – just like Bronwyn Bishop in Australia now – they felt that they had acted within the rules that existed at the time.
The Stockwell memorial to Jean Charles de Menezes.
It has been 10 years since British police shot and killed an innocent man in Stockwell station.
Watch what you say in there.
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David Cameron has attacked universities for allowing radical Islam to be spread on their campuses. But who draws the line when it comes to freedom of speech?
The speakership has become so politicised in Australia that we’ve been blinded to the possibilities that having a truly independent Speaker might open up.
By making the speakership a political gift of the party in power, Australia is missing a major opportunity for democratic renewal of its parliament.
Trouble on the way.
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By limiting financial support to smaller families, the government is doing its best to stop undesirables from reproducing.