The Conservatives have offered the Liberal Democrats a referendum on electoral reform, as the battle for a coalition with Nick Clegg turned into an all-out bidding war.
Rumours about Labour's ability to weather the current the political storm abound, with many commentators already drawing up a list of potential leadership contenders.
David Cameron is fighting off pressure from the right wing of his party as the Tories become more and more jittery about the terms of a deal with the Lib Dems.
The FTSE 100 index opens strongly today with a jump of four per cent in share prices.
David Camerons' attempt to diversify the Conservative party met with mixed results on Thursday, according to new research.
After a disastrous election the British National party (BNP) faces the threat of a new court action from the Equalities and Human Rights Commission (EHRC).
Thursday's election would have delivered radically different results if the voting system had been different, new research suggests.
A surprisingly high number of Liberal Democrat members back Nick Clegg's decision to enter into talks with the Conservatives.
BA cabin crew has announced it will strike for 20 days in May and June.
Bookmakers have quickly installed David Miliband as favourite to lead the Labour party, just moments after Gordon Brown announced his intention to stand down.