McFadden is shadow Europe minister

Ed Miliband has moved to sharpen up Labour's message on the EU by appointing former minister Pat McFadden to his frontbench team.

Victims await revenge porn ban vote

Banning revenge porn will give victims more confidence of getting justice, campaigners have said ahead of a crucial vote to make the cruel craze ...

Greens lead Lib Dems in new poll

The Greens have overtaken the Liberal Democrats in the latest poll.

EU imposes more sanctions on Syria

Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond has hailed fresh EU sanctions against the Syrian regime, describing Bashar Assad as the "cause of instability and ...

Child poverty action 'stalls'

Scotland has lost its place as the country with the lowest levels of child poverty in the UK, a major report has found.

Mortgage market 'on a plateau'

The housing market may be "sitting on a plateau" after lenders reported a slight fall in the amount handed out to borrowers last month.

Spirit warms to Greene King offer

Chef & Brewer firm Spirit Pub Company is poised to accept an improved takeover proposal worth £725 million from rival Greene King.

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McFadden is shadow Europe minister

Ed Miliband has moved to sharpen up Labour's message on the EU by appointing former minister Pat McFadden to his frontbench team.

Family vows to stand by Pistorius

The family of Oscar Pistorius say they will stand by the decorated Paralympian as he prepares to learn whether he will be jailed over the death of ...

Balls confirms mansion tax plans

Owners of properties worth between £2-3 million would pay an extra £3,000 a year under Labour's mansion tax plans, Ed Balls has confirmed.

How Harry Potter star grew horns

Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe revealed how he listened to Radiohead to help him find his dark side for his new film Horns.

Greens lead Lib Dems in new poll

The Greens have overtaken the Liberal Democrats in the latest poll.

EU imposes more sanctions on Syria

Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond has hailed fresh EU sanctions against the Syrian regime, describing Bashar Assad as the "cause of instability and ...

Victims await revenge porn ban vote

Banning revenge porn will give victims more confidence of getting justice, campaigners have said ahead of a crucial vote to make the cruel craze ...