Miliband: Cameron risking future of UK
Ed Miliband warns David Cameron to "take on, not talk up" the SNP as a row over its possible role in a future government intensifies.

Labour plans nurses recruitment drive
Labour will launch an emergency recruitment drive to get 1,000 more nurses into training this year if they win the election, Ed Miliband says.

Clegg's tax rise vow on second homes
Nick Clegg says owners of second homes in rural beauty spots could face paying double the rate of council tax under Liberal Democrat plans.

Nick Clegg accused of following 'gangsta' fashion
Nick Clegg's choice of outfit on Twitter is causing quite a stir.

Iraq War report date uncertain
The official inquiry into the 2003 Iraq War may not publish its long-awaited report this year, BBC Newsnight has learned.

UKIP wants BBC fee cut by two thirds
The BBC should be 'cut back to the bone' and the licence fee reduced by two thirds, according to UKIP leader Nigel Farage.

Migrant deaths a dark day - Cameron
David Cameron has described the boat disaster in the Mediterranean as a "dark day" and called for a "comprehensive" approach to the problem.

Lib Dems 'to deliver opportunity'
The Scottish Liberal Democrats are to launch their manifesto, setting out plans to deliver a "decade of opportunity".

DUP 'could be pivotal' in parliament
The DUP says it believes its votes could be vital in the formation of the next UK government, as it launches its general election manifesto.

Wales may follow on student finance
Despite higher education being devolved, ministers will be watching the outcome of the general election closely as it will impact on how colleges and students are funded.

Parties clash in climate debate
Politicians from five political parties clash on a Daily Politics debate over the level of action taken to tackle climate change - with UKIP arguing it is not caused by humans.

Sinn Féin seeking £1.5bn for NI
Sinn Féin is to seek an extra £1.5bn for Northern Ireland in negotiations with an incoming government following the general election.

A tour of the Northern Ireland Assembly at Stormont.

Digital health project misses target
A £10m online health project has reached less than a third of the people it set out to, the BBC has learned.

BBC Democracy Live takes you on a tour of the Scottish Parliament.

Scargill at Socialist Labour launch
Former miners' leader Arthur Scargill will call for an end to capitalism as he launches the Socialist Labour Party's election manifesto in Port Talbot.

A guide to the National Assembly for Wales.

Budget: The East Midlands reacts
Who are the Budget winners and losers in the East Midlands?

Pre-election Budget with added catapult
A pre-election Budget, but will the catapult energise the Midlands?

Political editors across England
Political analysis from around England

VIDEO: Finance Bill second reading
MPs pass the Finance Bill at second reading.

Links to UK political websites
Links to political parties and other useful websites covering UK politics.

Who's who: Cameron's cabinet
Here's a full list of who is doing what job in David Cameron's new cabinet

Ed Miliband's shadow cabinet
The details of Labour leader Ed Miliband's shadow cabinet following the recent reshuffle.

European Parliaments online
Links to other Parliamentary broadcasters

Scottish power at Westminster
Much has been made of the impact Scottish MPs could have after the election. But would it be anything new?

The constituency that is much closer to Oslo than Westminster
Do Orkney and Shetland's residents feel distanced from the election?

The politics of childcare
Parents welcome extra childcare but providers say the fee they receive from the government does not cover their costs, reports Sanchia Berg.

The politics of legitimacy
Would the public accept the second place party forming the government? What about a prime minister who's not a party leader? Ten key constitutional questions about the next Parliament.

Power of the woman who isn't running
The spotlight turns on to the detail of the SNP's policies as Nicola Sturgeon launches the party's general election manifesto with characteristic confidence.

How Essex, Florida and motorways helped decide elections
In this interactive video the BBC's Chris Mason charts the history of voter groups in UK politics