Gordon Herriot

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Chris Grayling: High borrowing and high bills - Labour is the same old party

Labour's central argument that we need to borrow will add an extra £2,960 in debt to every working family, says Justice Secretary Chris Grayling.<p>Over the summer we’ve seen more encouraging news that our economy is healing: the growth figures are heading in the right direction, exports are rising, …

Tom Watson, Labour's Former Elections Co-ordinator, Says Party Botched Falkirk Scandal

Labour big-hitter Tom Watson has reopened the trade union selection row, accusing the party of creating a "huge injustice" in Falkirk.<p>The influential …

Red tape drive hit by policy failures

Whitehall is blighting the Government’s pledge to reduce the regulatory burden on businesses, a red tape watchdog has warned.<p>The Regulatory Policy Committee (RPC) said that one in five of all new policy proposals is still “not fit for purpose” despite a Coalition drive to “effect a red-tape …

Opinion

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Summer of discontent: Miliband's leadership stalls again

Ed Miliband's summer leadership crisis intensified again this weekend, with weak polling numbers underlining a double whammy of personal attacks from …

David Cameron rejects Stephen Fry’s calls to boycott Russia Winter Olympics in Sochi

David Cameron has taken to Twitter to publicly rebuff Stephen Fry over his calls for a boycott of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.<p>The …

Why the spammers are winning

One Sunday evening in the spring of 1864, messenger boys employed by the London District Telegraph Company appeared on the doorsteps of several MPs and other prominent figures across the capital. Each boy carried a telegram in a sealed envelope, and an urgent message, at so late an hour, naturally …

Arianna Huffington, 63, was born in Athens, Greece. She went to Cambridge University and in 1973 wrote The Female Woman, the first of 13 books. In 1985, she married the US Republican politician, Michael Huffington, with whom she has two daughters; they divorced in 1997. In 2005, she launched the Huffington Post, which last year became the first online-only news organisation to win a Pulitzer prize for national reporting. Q&A: Arianna Huffington: http://t.gu.com/nMHap Photograph: John Keatley/Redux/Eyevine

The Economist

This Facebook post is no longer available. It may have been removed or the privacy settings of the post may have changed.<p>The Economist. 8,670,076 …

Raspberry-Beaujolais Cheesecake Poptail Recipe

<b>Serves 10</b><p>Ingredients<p>2 cups raspberries<br>• 8 oz. simple syrup<br>• 6 oz. Beaujolais wine<br>• 1/3 cup cream cheese, at room temperature<br>• 1/3 cup heavy cream<br>• 4 Tbsp. …

Recipes

25 Gourmet Sandwiches for Guys

These 25 stacks may not be the healthiest, but they sure are delicious

SimCity for the real world http://gu.com/p/3tv2k/ The high street may be dying, but cities have always been subject to change. What we must plan for is life after death, argues David Shariatmadari

Arsenal offer Luis Suarez £160,000-a-week contract to complete move from Liverpool

Arsenal are ready to make Luis Suarez the best paid player in the club’s history if they can finally sign him from Liverpool this summer.<p>The Gunners …

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers says Luis Suarez must apologise to squad

Luis Suarez must apologise before he is allowed to train with the squad, says Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers.<p>The Uruguay international has been made …

Andre Villas-Boas won't say any more about Gareth Bale's Tottenham future

Tottenham boss Andre Villas-Boas refuses to be drawn any further on the future of Real Madrid target Gareth Bale.<p>Bale was a notable absentee as …

Be confident, be strong: how Ed Miliband can convince Britain

For three years, being a Labour politician has been a pretty simple job. Recession meant Labour MPs could daily express outrage over the cruel stupidity of cuts, speaking movingly for victims. Labour people could be cross, caring and worthy, the holy trinity of opposition politics.<p>However, at long …

Caramelized Onion, Gruyere + Pepper Bacon Whole Wheat Pizza

In a large bowl, combine water, yeast, honey and olive oil. Mix with a spoon, then let sit until foamy, about 10 minutes. Add in 2 cups flour and …

Standing orders

WINSTON CHURCHILL knew it. Ernest Hemingway knew it. Leonardo da Vinci knew it. Every trendy office from Silicon Valley to Scandinavia now knows it …

A soft landing for Chris Huhne

The former energy minister has been fortunate indeed to gain a well-paid job so soon after his prison term<p>When most prisoners leave jail they can face a long struggle to get a job. That has not been the case for Chris Huhne, the former MP and secretary of state for energy and climate change, who, …