David Cameron urges EU leaders to back his "reasonable" plans to curb welfare benefits for migrants, saying he will "rule nothing out" if they fail.
A police officer who witnessed the so-called "plebgate" row says it was a "nonsense incident" that should not have cost Andrew Mitchell his job.
Jeremy Paxman says he was approached to become a Conservative candidate for London mayor - but is not interested in it.
Spending on front-line policing in England is set to fall by a fifth in the next five years, according to the London School of Economics.
Stormont's Standards and Privileges Committee says Iris Robinson committed a serious breach of assembly rules, but First Minister Peter Robinson did not.
The Scottish Parliament should have the power to set income tax rates and bands, the body on strengthening devolution recommends.
David Cameron faces criticism from his rival party leaders as new figures show net migration has gone up since the 2010 election.
Mobile devices using biometric data should be better designed to protect security and privacy, according to the former head of GCHQ, Sir John Adye.
Labour MP John Cruddas - the party's policy coordinator - says the British state is "no longer fit for purpose" and is in need of radical reform.
The Royal Navy wants to ask American squadrons to fly off its new aircraft carrier, HMS Queen Elizabeth, because of delays to the introduction of Britain’s new F35B fighters, BBC Newsnight learns.
Proposals for English MPs to vote on English laws are to be brought in before Christmas, David Cameron says.
Nearly £750m in council tax went unpaid last year, as collection rates fall for only the second time.
A joint venture between Stagecoach and Virgin wins the franchise to run the East Coast mainline rail route, which has been in public hands since 2009.
Schools minister David Laws says academies need better supervision and calls for an end to "open warfare" between politicians and teachers.
Former Conservative minister Damian Green says the government should consider giving 16 and 17-year olds the right to vote.
The Department of the Environment's road safety promotion campaign could be significantly curtailed as a result of budget cuts, which could also see up to 500 jobs losses across the department.
A tour of the Northern Ireland Assembly at Stormont.
Papers seen by BBC Scotland suggest the Smith Commission contemplated more extensive welfare devolution until the final phase of talks.
BBC Democracy Live takes you on a tour of the Scottish Parliament.
A former council chief at the centre of a row over cash payments made in lieu of pension contributions was given a luxury Porsche lease car as his work vehicle, BBC Wales learns.
A guide to the National Assembly for Wales.
The University of Birmingham's new chancellor calls for a rise in the number of international students.
Labour's Gloria De Piero claims former coalfield communities are unfairly treated
Political analysis from around England
MPs take evidence on flood risk management.
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Here's a full list of who is doing what job in David Cameron's new cabinet
The details of Labour leader Ed Miliband's shadow cabinet following the recent reshuffle.
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Simon Darby says the BNP's message on immigration has been "pretty well co-opted" by other political parties.