In their tens of thousands, teachers, lawyers, nurses, trade unionists, parents and the increasingly dispossessed marched through London and Glasgow under the banner “End Austerity Now”. Similar protests have been …
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Funding of the Co-op Part by up to £1 million a year is set to continue following a decision by the annual meeting of its namesake trading Group.
Opposition peers in the House of Lords have a sufficient majority to block every Conservatives measure in the Queen’s Speech.
Labour’s interim leader Harriet Harman has moved to close gaps in the party’s frontbench while announcing that she will not be standing again for the deputy position.
In a reflection of the Westminster contest, the Tories made gains in local elections throughout the south-east of England and Midlands while Labour retained control of its urban strongholds.
The Labour Party has joined a campaign to retain the political link between the Co-op Party and its financial backer the retailing Co-op Group.
The political arm of the Co-op is locked in a rancorous dispute over plans which would open the way for an end to core funding by its retail backer.
Nigel Farage’s UKIP has absorbed Britain’s far right ahead of the general and local elections next month, according to academic experts.
Hundreds of millions of pounds are being spent on upgrading the Trident missile system without the sanction of MPs.
Greece’s left-wing Syriza party, which is pledged to end austerity measures, was heading for a general election win as Tribune went to press.
Ed Miliband has been warned by senior Labour figures that the election of Jim Murphy as the next leader of the party in Scotland could result in a “catastrophic” rift …
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David Cameron has been warned by his closest aides that a Tory breakthrough to an outright majority at the next election is a statistical impossibility and that Labour is on …
The rise of neo-Nazism hung over Sweden’s national election as the Social Democrat party ended nine years in opposition but with a weak result leaving it searching to form a …
The elderly and long-term infirm are being “farmed out” of the National Health Service in a covert bid to cut hospital costs amid a major drive toward privatisation and fragmentation …
A battle for management control of the troubled Co-op Group has begun in the wake of the successful backing by members for a radical shake-up of the mutual’s structure.
Ed Miliband has achieved “ a turning point in the history of the Labour Party” with a manifesto blueprint which combines continued austerity cuts with zero-cost radicalism.
A three-year study by former defence chiefs has concluded that Britain’s Trident nuclear missile system should be updated and renewed wholesale from 2016.
All eyes were on UKIP’s electoral storming of the European elections. Yet its inroads into town halls in the local elections should have come as no surprise
Ed Miliband is set to consider abolishing five-year, fixed-term parliaments as part of a wholesale reform package of the way Westminster works and connects to the public.
The Government has been forced to resort to drastic measures to shore up the case for the replacement of the Trident missile system amid waning political support among MPs
Transcripts of conversations between Tony Blair and President George W Bush are to be made available to the Chilcot inquiry into the Iraq war amid allegations that the former Prime …