Labour Party leader Ed Miliband:   Will tell the CBI today: “I am not going to play politics with our membership of the EU because I don’t believe it would make Britain stronger or more confident.”  Photograph: Paul Hackett/Reuters

Labour Party leader Ed Miliband, who faces internal rumblings over his leadership, will today warn that prime minister David Cameron’s flirtation wit(...)

Ed Miliband, whose leadership is under fresh pressure amid claims of a plot to oust him and an attack by the left-wing magazine New Statesman. Photograph: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire

British Labour Party leader Ed Miliband has rejected as “nonsense” charges that his MPs have lost faith in his leadership and want him to quit. Howev(...)

Labour leader Ed Milliband and MP for Heywood and Middleton Liz McInnes meet people on the steps of Heywood library. Photograph: Lynne Cameron/PA Wire

Heywood is a relatively undistinguished district on the outskirts of Rochdale, but, in its time, it has made its mark on the political landscape of Br(...)

Britain’s health secretary Jeremy Hunt has  warned that incapable NHS executives would be fired. Photograph: Neil Hall /Reuters

Six major British National Health Service hospital groups have been taken over by new management following an investigation that unearthed a litany of(...)