The Tory MP who refused to meet constituents wearing a burkha could face legal action if he acts on his remarks.
Gordon Brown has admitted he would like to contribute more on the public stage after giving his first speech since leaving Downing Street - at an African Union meeting in Kampala.
Vince Cable conceded working with the Conservatives was 'difficult' as support for the coalition from its backbenchers continued to wane.
The Conservative and Liberal Democrat parties continue to experience very different polling performances following their decision to enter into coalition.
The future of Ed Balls' leadership bid is overshadowed by uncertainty this weekend amid speculation he could withdraw from the race.
Former chancellor Alistair Darling has admitted he was barred from raising VAT by Gordon Brown.
Culture secretary Jeremy Hunt has suggested the BBC needs to go further on top executives' and stars' pay packages.
Civil servants prevented an Iraq inquiry witness revealing how the government failed to consider available alternatives to military action, it has been claimed.