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Labour leader Ed Miliband reveals his new shadow cabinet
He has promoted six of the 2010 intake, claiming to bring forward ''a new generation of Labour talent''

The shadow cabinet reshuffle begins, Denham and Healey quit
Shadow business secretary John Denham and shadow health secretary John Healey have already stepped down

''We'll put students in the driving seat ''
The Higher Education White Paper will introduce more competition into the sector, says David Willetts

Ed Balls: ''Time will prove that I was right''
The coalition's eagerness to get rid of the deficit was all about putting the blame on Labour, he says

Middle class students ''will pay bigger fees''
And this year will see a record number of students trying to get on courses before the fees go up


Balls''Piling austerity on austerity is not the way to recovery''
Don't let anyone tell you that Labour in government was profligate with public money, Ed Balls said in his first conference speech as shadow chancellor. Here's the bulk of what he said

Do we still 'do God' in government?
David Cameron's multiculturalism speech is said to have represented the culmination of a fierce debate within the coalition. Then Nick Clegg gave a speech challenging the PM's stance. Francis Davis asks: what future then for 'doing God' in government?

Benchmarking risk management in public services
Risk management can help public sector organisations produce better outcomes more efficiently and only through benchmarking can performance be measured and targets set, writes Dr Lynn Drennan, chief executive of Alarm