|Parliament plans Mandela tribute
A special ceremony for people whose lives have been influenced by Nelson Mandela is to be held at Westminster, sources say, as David Cameron signs a book of condolences.
Osborne wants 'balanced' recovery
Chancellor George Osborne rejects claims the UK's economic recovery is based solely on a boom in consumer spending and house prices.
Women MPs 'face sexist gestures'
Some Conservatives make lurid hand gestures towards Labour women during debates in the Commons, MP Sarah Champion tells BBC Radio.
Tories 'were right on South Africa'
Margaret Thatcher's government was right to ignore sanctions against apartheid-era South Africa, says former Tory chairman Lord Tebbit.
Elderly hit by security price fixing
Vulnerable elderly people may have been ripped off by home security system suppliers acting as a price-fixing cartel, regulators say.
At-a-glance: Autumn Statement
The key points of Chancellor George Osborne's Autumn Statement on the economy.
The plan is working, says Osborne
The chancellor says the UK economy is bouncing back but the recovery is "not yet done" - and millions must wait longer for a state pension.
Universal Credit 2017 deadline slips
Work and Pensions Secretary Iain Duncan Smith tells the BBC that the Universal Credit programme may not be complete by 2017 as planned.
Balls attacks Osborne 'complacency'
Ed Balls accuses the chancellor of "breathtaking complacency" over Britain's economic recovery in his Autumn Statement response.
Car tax disc scrapped after 93 years
The paper disc that people have had to display in their cars to show they have paid vehicle excise duty is to be replaced by an electronic system.
Bid to recoup £9bn in unpaid tax
A major package of measures to cut tax avoidance, evasion and tax planning has been announced by Chancellor George Osborne.
Prove you're alive expat OAPs told
More British pensioners living abroad will be forced to prove they are alive in order to keep their state pensions, the Treasury says.
Change EU free movement rules - UK
Britain wants to change the rules governing the free movement of people across the EU, Home Secretary Theresa May will tell European ministers.
Osborne moves to boost homes supply
The government announces a series of measures designed to increase the supply of homes in both the private and public sector.
English rail fare rises curbed
Commuters across England will now pay 3.1% more on average for regulated train tickets from next month, instead of a rise of 4.1%.
Consultation on NI's abortion laws
Justice Minister David Ford has said he is going to consult on changing Northern Ireland's abortion laws to allow women carrying babies with fatal foetal abnormalities to have a termination.
A tour of the Northern Ireland Assembly at Stormont.
Scottish leaders praise Mandela
Public figures in Scotland pay tribute to Nelson Mandela, the founder of post-apartheid South Africa.
BBC Democracy Live takes you on a tour of the Scottish Parliament.
Hain leads Wales tributes to Mandela
Nelson Mandela was a "bright beacon of liberty and justice shining across the world", says MP and lifelong anti-apartheid activist Peter Hain.
A guide to the National Assembly for Wales.
Shops and pubs in High St revival?
Chancellor George Osborne says in his Autumn Statement he hopes tax breaks for small retailers can trigger a revival on the High Street.
Npower job cuts fuel energy debate
Labour's put the boot into energy supplier Npower over plans for 1,400 job cuts, but are they guilty of cheap populism?
Political editors across England
Political analysis from around England
VIDEO: House of Commons
George Osborne updates MPs on the UK economy, and future tax and spending plans.
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
As David Cameron reshuffles his cabinet, here's a full list of who is doing what job.
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: Blair: Mandela 'very down to Earth'
Former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair speaks to the BBC to share his memories of the late South African president Nelson Mandela, who has died at the age of 95.
VIDEO: How Mandela impacted UK politics
The BBC's Nick Robinson examines the impact Nelson Mandela made on British politics during the apartheid years and since.
VIDEO: MP's 'embarrassing and humiliating' vote
An MP who had pressed the prime minister at PMQs for action over fixed-odd betting machines managed to vote the wrong way in Parliament.
VIDEO: Mandela 'played key role at critical time'
Nelson Mandela was a man who was "imbued with values and a vision" said the former British High Commissioner to South Africa from 2005 to 2009.
VIDEO: Cameron pays tribute to 'hero' Mandela
UK Prime Minister David Cameron has paid tribute to the former South African President Nelson Mandela, who has died at the age of 95.
VIDEO: Miliband: Mandela 'moved the world'
Labour leader Ed Miliband has paid tribute to Nelson Mandela, stating that the world "owes him an extraordinary debt".
VIDEO: Why philosopher Mill is remembered today
JS Mill has been described as one of the most influential English-speaking philosophers of the 19th century and his ideas about freedom and liberty are still at the heart of political arguments today.
VIDEO: Political week in 60 seconds
The political week up to 6 December is reviewed in 60 seconds by Adam Fleming who looked back over the headlines on the Daily Politics.
Westminster came to love Mandela
British politicians loved Mandela - but it was not always that way
VIDEO: Archive: Mandela addresses UK Parliament
Watch Nelson Mandela's 1996 address to the UK Parliament
Osborne lays down gauntlet to Labour
Will Labour accept Osborne's financial challenges?
Q&A: EU freedom of movement
Why is freedom of movement such a big EU issue?
Analysis: Old age pensions
'Born today, work until you are 77'
What civil servants learn by getting out of Whitehall
What civil servants learned from working with lottery fund
Latest opinion polls
See how the main parties are doing in the latest opinion polls on voting intention
Your questions on independence
Key figures in debate address your questions
What is parliament and how does it work?
Find out more about the Commons and Lords and how they work