Ed Miliband insists Labour remains the party of working people, while accepting one of his MPs was disrespectful to them.
Labour's former culture secretary Tessa Jowell says she plans to run for mayor of London in 2016 but will only formally declare her candidature after the general election.
Nigel Farage says he would do a deal with the devil and support either Cameron or Miliband if it meant an in/out EU referendum.
Newly-elected Mark Reckless voices unhappiness about his treatment by UKIP amid this week's confusion over the party's stance on EU migrants.
Ed Miliband says a Labour MP who quit her role after tweeting a picture of a house with three England flags and a white van parked outside "conveyed a sense of disrespect".
UKIP's win in the Rochester by-election was narrower than expected, says the prime minister, as he vows to work to win the seat back.
Labour's Douglas Alexander says the Rochester and Strood by-election result has sent "strong messages" to all parties and highlighted a sense of "alienation".
The Liberal Democrats blame tactical voting after getting less than 1% of the vote in the Rochester and Strood by-election.
Green Party leader Natalie Bennett says the Rochester and Strood by-election result is further proof of the "break-up" of the old political landscape.
Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon announces the make-up of her new senior ministerial team, with an equal split of male and female members.
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The British army is taking part in its largest armoured deployment to Eastern Europe for six years., in a show of support for the region, the Ministry of Defence says.
Government borrowing fell to £7.7bn in October, official figures show, down £0.2bn from a year earlier.
Stopping Parliament becoming a "ruin" could cost more than £3bn, with the possibility of MPs and Lords moving out temporarily, Newsnight learns.
A deal agreed to electrify railway lines in the south Wales valleys will have a "huge" impact, the prime minister says.
In a surprise move, the UK government has withdrawn its legal challenge to EU legislation that caps the level of bankers' bonuses.
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