More specialist doctors may be needed if Britain is to catch up with France in the treatment of dementia, a top neurologist told ITV News.
The shadow education secretary has weighed into the row between the Department for Education and the chief inspector of schools.
Ed Balls will use his economic speech today to try and show Labour is a serious alternative to the Tories after the next General Election.
Francis Maude told ITV News that the initial implementation of Iain Duncan Smith's Universal Credit system had been "pretty lamentable".
The sudden demise of the Discovery New School is likely to undermine confidence in Education Secretary Michael Gove's flagship programme.
Ed Miliband has told ITV News that Labour behaved with "complete integrity" over the scandal surrounding the Co-op bank and Paul Flowers.
Treasury sources have confirmed that the Chancellor has asked for an independent inquiry into what went on at the Co-op bank.
On his third attempt, Michael Gove has unveiled plans to shake-up the current exam process for assessing 16 year olds in England.
It seems fears over just how much competition will be injected into the NHS are still very much alive.
The Health Secretary's response came after failings at Mid Staffordshire NHS Trust, which highlighted the suffering of hundreds of people.