Gordon Brown is poised to increase Labour's Commons majority, the latest polls suggest.
Government policy has been blamed for the poor recruitment of head teachers in primary schools.
Gordon Brown has pledged to redouble his efforts to bring peace and stability to Darfur and has called on other international leaders to follow suit.
One of Britain's most senior policeman has told politicians to stop distorting crime figures for their own ends.
Ministers have insisted there can be no more money for prison officers, despite this week's wildcat strike by more than 20,000 officers.
More than 20,000 prison officers returned to work last night after the government agreed to fresh talks over pay.
David Cameron has warned immigration in to the UK is too high and risks over burdening public services.
The NHS is expected to finish this financial year in the black, after the Department of Health (DoH) published its finances for the first quarter.
The level of basic skills among seven-year-olds has not noticeably improved in the past year, but the government insists high standards have been maintained.
Nelson Mandela has called on successful black Britons to do more to combat gang violence and low aspirations.
Prison Officers across England and Wales are defying a High Court injunction to continue strike action over pay.
The first employer has been found guilty of underpaying their staff.
America will not cooperate with inquests into British military personnel killed by 'friendly fire'.
Gordon Brown has rejected calls for an early withdrawal from Iraq, insisting UK forces must honour their commitment to the country.
David Cameron has called for the country to "fight back" against crime.
The Liberal Democrats want to charge drivers to use motorways as part of a commitment to making Britain carbon neutral by 2050.
John Prescott has confirmed that he will stand down as an MP at the next general election.
The Home Office is considering a scheme in which people can anonymously pass on details about firearms to informers.
Former Liberal Democrat leader Charles Kennedy has not ruled out the possibility that he will return to frontline politics.
The Scottish National Party claims it has made good progress towards enacting its manifesto pledges in its first 100 days in power.
Gordon Brown is facing more pressure over the EU treaty, with some of his own MPs now joining calls for a referendum.