Laws to stop judges being able to free criminals on technicalities will be unveiled by the government today.
Senior doctors have today slammed the government for failing to provide adequate medical care for prisoners at Guantanamo Bay, claiming this "collusion" with the US amounts to "war crimes".
The Liberal Democrat conference has today supported tough new action to improve the party's representation among women and ethnic minorities.
The Liberal Democrats have today set out how they would protect Britain's security - but without the "illiberal legislation" introduced by Labour.
Cherie Blair has been cleared following a police investigation after she playfully tapped a teenager at a sporting event on Saturday.
Bereaved families of soldiers killed in Iraq will next week officially launch their bid to contest the seats of ministers who supported the war.
Menzies Campbell has passed his first test as Liberal Democrat leader when party members today voted overwhelmingly to back his new tax proposals.