President Cyril Ramaphosa’s party, the ANC, faces a tough set of elections in May.
The African National Congress faces two big challenges: fewer South Africans trust it, while its electoral support has been waning.
Why protesters should think about putting their feet up.
Making manifesto promises is a misleading trend that is distorting the role of politicians and parliament
After the Conservatives' U-turn on social care, how do the parties compare?
Tim Farron read his and he loves it. He really, really loves it.
From mental health to sharing the wealth, one party just about has the edge over its rivals.
You’ve read all this before.
The Conservative manifesto talks of fairness, but it's just another power grab from a 'strong and stable' government.
You need to know what each party is promising but who has the time to read through all their programmes for government? We did so you don't have to.
‘Thumbs up for my manifesto.’
Did you think this was the Conservative party's 2017 election manifesto? Think again. This is the Theresa May show.
Read it and weep.
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The nation faces 'giant' challenges and Theresa May wants to present herself as the leader to take them on.
Did you want me to dab?
Brexit is the big ticket issue, but other pledges make it clear who the party is wooing.
Expert analysis of the leaked Labour party manifesto and how the parties are trying to manage their media messaging.
You probably won’t read them, but these documents can make or break a party.
Here's why you should bother paying attention to the documents published by your party this election.
Your PM, painting by numbers.
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Arts and culture may not be big ticket policies, but the stakes are high in this election.
Good luck making it work in government.
Civil servants are left out of manifesto writing, and we're all worse off for it.
Nicola Sturgeon unveiling the SNP manifesto on April 20.
Not much of the SNP manifesto would make Labour choke, and some rougher areas just got smoother.
The PM chose Glasgow to unveil the Scottish Tory manifesto.
The SNP are the only major party that is yet to show its manifesto hand. Here's why it's probably not worth changing your plans to read it.
Let’s not look too hard.
Delving into the party manifesto reveals significant inconsistencies.
All smiles in Thurrock.
Top billing for Europe and tax plans pitched beyond the UKIP party faithful as party aims for the big time.
Don’t ask, don’t get.
Natalie Bennet has unveiled a shopping list so extensive that she is sure to score a few hits after May 7.
Out with the old, in with the new.
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The Liberal Democrats have released the front page of their 2015 manifesto, featuring five key policy points. The design makes full use of the traditional Lib Dem rhombus, which is a part of their electoral…