An independent body is meeting today to reassess the status of ecstasy, but the government remains firmly opposed to such a move.
The government's Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs (ACMD) is reviewing the classification of club-drug ecstasy. So, is there any chance of it becoming class B?
Parliamentary insiders are raising concerns at the length of time an investigation into disgraced MP Derek Conway is taking.
Urgent and emergency healthcare in Britain has come under intense criticism in a new report published by the Healthcare Commission today.
Gordon Brown's description of his children as "people, not props" has put David Cameron on the defensive over the way his own offspring are in the public eye.
The government has been blamed for not increasing the number of mothers who breastfeed.
The military covenant needs to be reassessed in the first defence review in ten years, the Liberal Democrats say.
Would-be Liberal Democrat president Lembit Opik has kicked off his campaign with a video in which he pledges "a party in primary colours".
The economic slowdown will force an end to the period of rising healthcare spending above GDP, it is claimed today.
Environmentalists have reacted with outrage after it emerged the government wants aviation to be excluded from an EU-wide renewables commitment.
A minimum price for alcoholic drinks should be set across the UK, Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg has suggested.