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Leaders grilled in election special

David Cameron and Ed Miliband are put on the spot over immigration, the EU and spending plans in the first set-piece TV broadcast of the election.

Where is the inspiration in this election?

Mark Mardell asks whether a lack of passion, vision and big ideas among campaigning politicians is a result of cowardice or humility.

Election 2015: How close are you to the political centre?

The centre-ground of politics is the place where elections are won - take the quiz to find out how close you are to the current political centre.

Bid to change Speaker rules defeated

A government bid to change the rules on electing Commons speakers - seen by Labour as an attempt to oust John Bercow - is defeated.

Lib Dem donations referred to police

The Electoral Commission says it has referred two allegations that the Liberal Democrats received donations in breach of party funding rules to the Metropolitan Police.

Public 'don't want more coalitions'

The public's enthusiasm for government by a coalition is at its lowest in at least 30 years, an annual opinion survey says.

Lib Dem held over child sex claims

A parliamentary candidate is suspended by the Liberal Democrats after he was was arrested over child sex abuse allegations.

Tories and Labour VAT and NI pledges

David Cameron rules out an increase in VAT in a surprise move in the Commons - prompting Labour to rule out a National Insurance rise.

SNP 'could block Tory government'

The SNP would block a minority Conservative government by voting down its Queen's Speech if it holds the post-election balance of power, ex-leader Alex Salmond says.

Hart warning over foreign investors

The US special envoy to Northern Ireland says foreign investors are not going to come without knowing what rate of corporation tax they will pay.


A tour of the Northern Ireland Assembly at Stormont.

Call to enhance human rights laws

Politicians are urged to ensure human rights protections are stronger following the General Election.


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

SNP success 'could cost Wales money'

"All the attention and resources" could be diverted to Scotland in the event of SNP gains at the general election, Plaid Cymru warns.


A guide to the National Assembly for Wales.

Budget: The East Midlands reacts

Who are the Budget winners and losers in the East Midlands?

Pre-election Budget with added catapult

A pre-election Budget, but will the catapult energise the Midlands?

Political editors across England

Political analysis from around England

VIDEO: Treasury Committee

The Treasury Committee hears from the Chancellor, George Osborne.

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

Election 2015: Who won the interview contest on social media?

Who won the first big election battle on social media?

Farewell to Hague - and 85 other MPs

At least 86 MPs are standing down at the general election, including former Tory leader William Hague and former Prime Minister Gordon Brown - here's a full list

The town that's used to being disappointed

Hope is one of the words politicians turn to most, but what do they really mean, asks John Humphrys.

VIDEO: Bradford vote's 'cult of personality'

The BBC's Matthew Price visited Bradford to see whether local issues were being obscured by the cult of personality.

Why have Osborne and Balls neutered themselves?

Tories and Labour have in effect made it impossible for a new government to boost the tax rates for taxes that raise 75% of all Treasury revenue. Is this reckless?

VIDEO: Meet the election's official artist

The general election campaign is to be officially chronicled by artist Adam Dant, a modern-day William Hogarth.

The rise of 'cosmopolitan' politics

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