The Tory leadership tried to prevent the Eastleigh by-election turning into a bloodbath yesterday, but backbenchers appeared ready to carry on regardless.
David Cameron is in danger of making the same mistakes as his predecessors and taking the Tories to the right, his former speech writer said today.
A collection of 15 Tory MPs today tried to resuscitate plans for a tax break for married couples, in a move which could worsen relations in the coalition.
The parliamentary standards watchdog was primed to start an inquiry into Nadine Dorries today, after it received a complaint about her decision to appear on I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here.
David Cameron appears unruffled after Tory eurosceptics bared their teeth with a letter demanding a referendum on Britain's relationship with Europe.
David Cameron struggled to explain precisely what his veto of European fiscal plans had achieved during a gruelling interview this morning.
George Osborne offered a series of gifts to Tory backbenchers in his autumn statement today, in a bid to placate right-wing elements of the Conservative party.