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Politics Today

Premier's political editor, Martyn Eden, looks at what is happening in the corridors of power through a Christian perspective.

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How important is your right to privacy? A number of instances of privacy breaches have come to light recently. On Tuesday the Justice Secretary... More

If you’re in the Greater Manchester area this won’t be news to you. The region is to have its own directly elected Mayor with powers over transport,... More

Where do you stand on Britain’s membership of the European Union? Your opinion will affect how you respond to David Cameron’s current dilemma.... More

How well do you know your MP? Do you trust her or him to represent you in Parliament? These were key questions in Tuesday’s debate on the recall... More

Are you still feeling the pinch even though our economy is growing faster than those of other developed countries? Unemployment has fallen faster... More

Are you one of the 58% who, according to a recent poll, consider the Liberal Democrats irrelevant? Only 8% said they will vote Lib Dem next May,... More

The party conferences and the defection of two Conservative MPs to UKIP have thrown up some tough questions. More

What would you do about the hostages in Iraq? At least twelve Britons are being held hostage there by Islamic State, otherwise known as ISIL.... More

This week two issues have dominated the headlines. The first is the Scottish referendum that could completely change British politics. The second... More

Next week Scotland will vote whether to leave the UK and reverse the decision made in 1707 to become an independent nation again. The latest... More