MPs to quiz Chilcot over Iraq delays
The head of the Iraq Inquiry is to be questioned by MPs next month about why its report is to be delayed until after the election.

DfID criticised for agency oversight
The Department for International Development has been accused of "unacceptably poor" oversight of a UK-funded development agency.

NHS 'crisis guidelines' spark row
David Cameron and Ed Miliband clash in the Commons over the NHS amid a row about new guidance to hospitals about declaring "major incidents".

'Coalition talks role' for Tory MPs
Backbench Conservative MPs expect to be given a key role in any coalition talks involving their party after the next election, BBC Newsnight understands.

Miliband in Scots 'Home Rule' pledge
A "Home Rule Bill for Scotland" would be introduced within the first 100 days of a Labour government, according to the party's leader.

Ex-MI5 head warns of anti-terror plan
Government plans to give universities a legal duty to prevent people being radicalised could impact upon freedom of speech, a former MI5 head says.

BBC rejects DUP's TV debates demand
The BBC has rejected the DUP's demands to be included in the TV election debates.

Peer sorry for 'Auschwitz' comment
Ex-Plaid Cymru leader Lord Wigley apologises after comparing the Trident base in Scotland to Auschwitz concentration camp.

Cable aide quits over fracking vote
Lib Dem MP Tessa Munt resigns as a parliamentary aide to Business Secretary Vince Cable after voting against the government on fracking,

Cigarette packs 'opposition growing'
The government faces growing disquiet from some Conservative MPs over plans to introduce standardised cigarette packaging in England, opponents believe.

'Ethnic kinship' vote fraud warning
The Electoral Commission warns that a lack of campaigning by mainstream political parties in British Pakistani and Bangladeshi communities makes those areas vulnerable to fraud.

Leaders in '100 days to go' battle
Labour sets out details of a "10-year plan" for the NHS and the Conservatives outline plans to lower the benefits cap as they step up campaigning 100 days from the general election.

MP clarifies Somali pub comments
Communities Minister Stephen Williams defends his remarks in Parliament about the threat to pubs in his constituency from population changes.

PM: Benefit cap 'encouraging work'
David Cameron defends Conservative plans to reduce the annual benefits cap by £3,000 to £23,000 after the general election.

PM: Timing key for election debates
David Cameron makes clear he wants TV debates to take place before the election campaign starts at the end of March.

Householders to receive rate subsidy
Up to 350,000 householders in Northern Ireland will receive a subsidy on their rates bill as a result of moving to one of the new so-called super councils.

A tour of the Northern Ireland Assembly at Stormont.

Survey suggests armed police support
Just over half of respondents have backed the routine arming of firearms officers in a study commissioned by a police body.

BBC Democracy Live takes you on a tour of the Scottish Parliament.

Ambulance times 'worst on record'
New figures show the proportion of ambulances in Wales meeting the target response time for the most urgent calls are the worst on record.

A guide to the National Assembly for Wales.

General election: 100 days to go
The grids have been drawn up, the campaign is already under way. With the forthcoming election too close to call, for the next 100 days the parties will be throwing everything at trying to win.

MP Mitchell dismisses UKIP threat
The prospect of UKIP taking the Labour seat of Great Grimsby has been rejected by Euro-sceptic MP Austin Mitchell.

Political editors across England
Political analysis from around England

VIDEO: Public Administration Committee
MPs hear about the civil service's ability to respond to future challenges.

Links to UK political websites
Links to political parties and other useful websites covering UK politics.

Who's who: Cameron's cabinet
Here's a full list of who is doing what job in David Cameron's new cabinet

Ed Miliband's shadow cabinet
The details of Labour leader Ed Miliband's shadow cabinet following the recent reshuffle.

European Parliaments online
Links to other Parliamentary broadcasters

VIDEO: PM pushes Miliband on 'weaponise' claim
David Cameron and Ed Miliband on hospital services and a claim about Labour "weaponising the NHS for politics".

VIDEO: 'Clowns to the left, jokers to the right'
An MP quotes a Stealers Wheel lyric that he has "clowns to the left and jokers to the right", after clashes at PMQs.

VIDEO: Skinner calls for apology from PM
Dennis Skinner calls on David Cameron to apologise for the use of food banks and "zero hours" contracts.

VIDEO: Landale and MPs review PMQs clashes
The exchanges at PMQs on health services are reviewed by James Landale, Caroline Flint and David Willetts.

VIDEO: Leaders clash on English and Welsh NHS
The Speaker intervenes as David Cameron and Ed Miliband clash over claims about health services in England and Wales.

VIDEO: Still a role for all women shortlists?
Some still back positive discrimination lists to get more women, or ethnic minority candidates, as MPs.

VIDEO: 'A policy that I don't actually support'
A Conservative MP says she does not support her party's policy on withdrawing housing benefit for young people.

VIDEO: Peers try to revive 'snooping' powers
Four Labour, Conservative and Lib Dem peers try re-introduce Communications Data Bill powers to aid security services.

Uncanny political parallels with 1974
Julia Langdon on the uncanny political parallels with 1974

Labour, the NHS and social care
Hugh Pym assesses Labour's policies on the NHS

‘We nearly dropped Churchill’s coffin’
How pallbearers almost dropped Churchill's coffin

Election 2015: Thurrock the three-way battle
Matthew Price visits Thurrock and finds it's now a three-way battle

Election that is impossible to call
The 2015 general election will be unlike any other

Four imaginary hung parliament scenarios
The various scenarios that could follow a hung parliament

Manifesto watch: Where parties stand
What we know parties will be promising at next year's election

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