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David Cameron's interview with Andrew Marr: Politics live blog

* David Cameron's interview - Snap summary * Verdict from the Twitter commentariat * Full summary of the interview, with key quotes

Michael Gove's 'lunatic' £400m raid to rescue his free schools vision

Coalition tensions escalate as Liberal Democrats confirm highly damaging leaked information from senior government source<p>The coalition government has descended into open war on education as senior Liberal Democrats said Michael Gove had raided £400m from a fund that guarantees school places for …

Coral Millerchip: Woman jailed for ‘sickening’ attack on frail pensioner in Coventry

<b>Warning: The following video contains graphic footage</b><p><b>A woman who attacked a frail Sikh pensioner in a ‘sickening’ and unprovoked assault caught on</b> …

David Cameron visits Nando's

When George Osborne posted a picture of himself eating a burger before delivering last year's comprehensive spending review he suffered a fair bit of ridicule – not least from his own cabinet colleague Eric Pickles.<p>The gist of the mockery seemed to be that the chancellor was someone more at home …

Iraqi army faces death and desertions as it struggles with Anbar offensive

Anbar was the most dangerous province in Iraq for U.S. soldiers during the Iraq War, and it is once again riven by conflict. The Iraqi army is fighting a resurgence there by an al-Qaeda offshoot known as ISIS and hostile tribesmen.<p>Anbar was the most dangerous province in Iraq for U.S. soldiers …

Judges uphold one-punch killer Lewis Gill's four-year sentence

Judges today ruled that a four-year sentence given to a man who killed an Asperger's sufferer with one-punch in an unprovoked attack was not unduly …

Nick Clegg to veto automatic knife possession jail plan

Deputy prime minister against Conservative push to automatically jail any offender caught with a knife for a second time<p>Nick Clegg will on Thursday take the high-risk step of publicly vetoing a Conservative plan to automatically jail any offender caught in possession of a knife for a second …

Police footage from body-worn cameras of GBH arrest - video

Footage from cameras worn by police shows the moment a suspect is arrested for grievous bodily harm with intent. The video, released by the Metropolitan police, was recorded during a trial of body-worn camera technology. A larger pilot of the technology is to be rolled out across 10 London boroughs …

Scottish voters warned by Welsh politician not to trust Westminster

Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood questions whether UK parties will deliver on promises if voters say no to independence<p>The Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood has warned Scottish voters they cannot trust "dithering" Westminster politicians to honour any promises to increase Scotland's powers if they vote …

Knife madness must stop, judge tells schoolboy’s killers as they are jailed for murder

A judge called for ‘this knife madness to end’ as he jailed three men for life for stabbing a boy of 16 to death.<p>The fatal, unprovoked attack on …

Abu Hamza trial: hate preacher says British wife persuaded him to turn to Islam

Former London strip-club manager and bouncer describes how English first wife ‘pushed’ him to study Islam, after taking witness box in New York terrorism trial<p>He is best known for his incendiary hate sermons and praise of Osama bin Laden, but Abu Hamza has told his US terrorism trial that it was …

Terrorism

Top universities 'no help to happiness in later life'

American graduate survey finds happiness and well-being in life and work are not connected to top university attendance<p>Studying at an elite university will make you no happier in later life, according to a survey in the United States.<p>A poll of nearly 30,000 American graduates conducted by <b>Gallup and</b> …

College & University

Hong Kong property tycoons stand trial in city's biggest graft case | Reuters

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Thomas and Raymond Kwok, the billionaire co-chairmen of Sun Hung Kai Properties Ltd, Asia’s largest developer, went on trial on Thursday in Hong Kong’s biggest corruption case since the city’s anti-graft agency was formed nearly 40 years ago.<p>Sun Hung Kai Properties Executive …

Football transfer rumours: Lionel Messi to join Manchester City from Barça?

Today's rumours are #blessed<p>Now the Mill has reported some whoppers in its time, real fat whoppers, whoppers whose behinds have their own postcode, whoppers that have grown too big to be contained within elasticated XXXL pants with the result that their overspill spills over and down the sides of …

Chinese human rights lawyer detained before Tiananmen anniversary

Pu Zhiqiang is held by Beijing police in apparent attempt to deter activists from marking 25 years since crackdown<p>Chinese authorities have detained a well-known human rights lawyer in an apparent attempt to deter activists from marking the 25th anniversary of the brutal military suppression of …

General election 2015: countdown to least predictable outcome for 70 years

Driving through Trafalgar Square just before the 1979 general election, James Callaghan, the Labour prime minister, reflected to his aide Bernard Donoughue: "Sometimes it does not matter what you say or do, there is a shift in what the public wants and what it approves. I suspect there is now such …

Ukip Is Britain's Protest Party, Not The Lib Dems, Says Nick Clegg

Ukip has replaced the Liberal Democrats as Britain's protest vote, Nick Clegg is set to argue today.<p>The Deputy Prime Minister will today insist the …