Bidding starts for fracking licences
The bidding process for licences to extract shale gas - using the controversial process fracking - will begin later on Monday, the government announces.

Government 'turns back' on victims
Ministers are "turning their backs" on victims of domestic violence, shadow home secretary Yvette Cooper will say in a speech later.

RAC urges parking funds transparency
Councils should show where they are spending the money they raise on parking fees as motorists see higher charges, says the RAC.

Strip Russia of World Cup - Clegg
Russia should lose the right to host the 2018 World Cup as part of sanctions following the Malaysia Airlines crash in eastern Ukraine, Nick Clegg says.

Ed Miliband calls for public PMQs
The public should be able to question the prime minister in Westminster every week, just as MPs do, Labour leader Ed Miliband tells the BBC.

Abuse victims 'need more trial help'
Historical sexual abuse court cases could be "rebalanced" to make it "a little fairer" for victims to give evidence, the director of public prosecutions in England and Wales says.

English councils propose 'Tesco tax'
A group of local councils in England is formally asking the government for new powers to tax large supermarkets, a plan dubbed the "Tesco tax".

UK economy back at pre-crisis level
The UK economy grew 0.8% in the second quarter and has now recovered the ground lost since the downturn began in 2008, according to official figures.

Miliband: I can't beat PM on image
Ed Miliband hits back at critics of his image and leadership style, insisting voters want "big ideas" not photo opportunities.

Appoint abuse inquiry head, May urged
The government must find someone to lead its probe into historical child abuse allegations immediately, a children's charity says.

Arson attack on Sinn Féin office
A Sinn Féin constituency office in Derry is targeted in an arson attack.

A tour of the Northern Ireland Assembly at Stormont.

Universities 'must elect more women'
Scottish universities should appoint more women to their governing bodies or be forced to do so, according to the National Union of Students.

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

Fears over special needs pupils
Children with special needs in Wales will be worse off than those in England if a new law is passed, a leading education solicitor claims.

A guide to the National Assembly for Wales.

Count down to war: 100 years on
Were politics really that much different 100 years ago, as Britain faced going to war?

I sat in the seat of the F35 fighter
How a UK family firm has played its part in the £233bn F35 fighter plane contract.

Political editors across England
Political analysis from around England

VIDEO: House of Commons
Israel's response to rocket attacks must be "proportionate", insists a minister.

Q&A: Beginner's guide to PM's speech
David Cameron delivers his long-awaited speech on the UK's relations with the EU. Here's an at-a-glance guide.

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

VIDEO: Gaza incursion 'no favours to Israel'
Ed Miliband has said the Israeli incursion into Gaza is "doing no favours to Israel" and Hamas rocket attacks were "totally unjustified and appalling".

VIDEO: DPP on helping witnesses give evidence
The new Director of Public Prosecutions on helping witnesses give evidence in court without the need for new laws.

VIDEO: 'Elements of press who don't like me'
Ed Miliband says he does not care about reaction to him eating a bacon sandwich or Wallace and Gromit comparisons.

VIDEO: UK 'disappointed' no Gaza ceasefire
The Foreign Secretary, Phillip Hammond, has said he is "disappointed" that Hamas has rejected a ceasefire proposal aimed at easing the conflict in Gaza.

VIDEO: Andrew Marr show paper review
Dominic Grieve, Olly Grender and Max Hastings review the Sunday newspapers on the Andrew Marr Show.

VIDEO: Osborne: GDP figures 'major milestone'
The Chancellor George Osborne has said that GDP figures showing the economy is now 0.2% ahead of its pre-crisis peak are a "major milestone".

VIDEO: Miliband: Let the public into our politics
Ed Miliband says voters should be involved in a public version of PMQs "to let the public into our politics".

VIDEO: PM faces Russia links questions
David Cameron says the government will look at all outstanding arms export licences to Russia, and has rejected calls to pay back a donation to the Conservatives by the wife of a former Putin minister.

Ed Miliband: No more photo ops?
Why is Ed Miliband drawing attention to his public image mishaps

The Tories' biggest Russian donors
The UK-based Russians donating thousands to the Conservatives

Latest opinion polls
See how political parties are doing in the latest opinion surveys