Labour leader Ed Miliband with candidate Michael Kane on the Wythenshawe and Sale East byelection campaign trail. Photograph: Gareth Fuller/PA

Mike Kane, Labour’s candidate in the Wythenshawe and Sale East byelection in Manchester, once piped footballer Roy Keane on to the pitch during the la(...)

Former British cabinet minister Chris Huhne carries his bags after his release from Leyhill Prison today. Photograph: Andrew Winning/Reuters

Former Cabinet minister Chris Huhne and his ex-wife were both freed from prison today after serving around a quarter of their eight-month sente(...)

Read all about it: British newspapers came in for  heavy criticism in the Leveson inquiry. Photograph: Rosie Hallam/Getty Images

Journalists tend to receive a bad press and, unfortunately, often with due cause. Recently in the UK the seedier side of news gathering was lai(...)

Penalty points: what penalty?

Sir, – Chris Huhne, former British minister, and his ex-wife Vicky Pryce received eight-month jail sentences in London (World News, March 12th)(...)

Vicky Pryce arriving at Southwark Crown Court in London earlier. PHOTOGRAPH: Sean Dempsey/PA Wire

Former Cabinet minister Chris Huhne and his ex-wife Vicky Pryce have both been jailed for eight months over a speeding points scandal dating (...)

Today, former Liberal Democrats cabinet minister Chris Huhne will learn the length of time he will spend at her majesty’s pleasure for conspiri(...)