David Miliband

David Miliband's Sad Email To Hillary Clinton Revealed

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 01.09.2015 | UK

David Miliband hinted to Hillary Clinton at his heartbreak and anger over losing the Labour leadership to his brother, her newly-released emails have ...

David Miliband Backs Liz Kendall, Emboldens Corbyn-ites

The Huffington Post UK | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 17.08.2015 | UK Politics

David Miliband has received a cool response to declaring his support for Liz Kendall in the Labour leadership race as voters rushed to social media to...

John Prescott Tells David Miliband To 'Shut Up'

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 11.06.2015 | UK Politics

David Miliband should "shut up", Labour's former deputy prime minister John Prescott has said - in his characteristically blunt manner. Prescott al...

Watch David Miliband Criticise Ed Miliband In CNN Interview

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 10.06.2015 | UK Politics

David Miliband has said it would have defied "political gravity" for his brother Ed Miliband to have won the general election last month. The forme...

The Waugh Zone June 10, 2015

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Waugh | Posted 10.06.2015 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Wednesday June 10, 2015... THE NEW NORMAL George Osborne is very much a political, as well as an eco...

Deconstructing the Miliband Myth

Bidisha | Posted 04.06.2015 | UK Politics
Bidisha

This is how the myth goes: two brothers vie throughout their youth and at the first contest the younger wins. The elder flees in humiliation, but the younger ultimately fails. The elder returns and at the second contest he triumphs, or, if you like your myths bleak, he too fails. Karma complete.

David Miliband's Coming Back, Will Deliver Royal Albert Hall Speech

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 04.06.2015 | UK Politics

David Miliband will return to the British political scene in October with a major speech in the Royal Albert Hall, less than one month after the Labou...

A Giant Bird Just Flew Into No.10 Downing Street

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.05.2015 | UK Politics

It's just an a normal day in Downing Street. The government is rolling out its new legislative programme. Oh, and a heron has flown through the open d...

David Miliband Reminds Everyone He Knows 'How To Win Elections'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 27.05.2015 | UK Politics

With words likely to exacerbate family strains as well as fuel speculation, David Miliband quipped on Wednesday that he was part of a Labour team that...

Life Goes On...

Tania Edwards | Posted 13.05.2015 | UK
Tania Edwards

As I listened to David Miliband dissect his brother's failures on the news in a eulogy written to offend the faithful, I found myself squawking, 'he's not dead David, he's only in Ibiza!' But politically dead Ed is; the headstone he commissioned foretold it.

Champagne Socialism Corked: David Miliband Claims Brother Ed Turned Too Far Left

Tom Conrad | Posted 12.05.2015 | UK Politics
Tom Conrad

"The Day of the Triffids is a 1951 post-apocalyptic novel about a plague of blindness that befalls the entire world, allowing the rise of an aggressiv...

Harman Pleads With Labour Not To Tear Itself Apart In Election Post-Mortem

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 11.05.2015 | UK Politics

Labour must look "deep in our souls" to understand why it lost the election, acting leader Harriet Harman has said - while warning the party not to te...

David Miliband Told To 'Shut Up' After Cryptic Tweet

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 08.05.2015 | UK Politics

David Miliband - whom many in Labour believe could have won yesterday's general election had he beaten his brother for the Labour leadership - has bee...

Jon Stewart Reveals His Thoughts On The British Election

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.05.2015 | UK Comedy

Wonder what 'The Daily Show' host - soon to be ex-host - Jon Stewart makes of the election happening across the Pond? Wonder no more. Stewart was i...

Sturgeon Is Cleaning the Political U-Bend to Give Boris and the Other Miliband a Clean Run

Andy Law | Posted 25.06.2015 | UK Politics
Andy Law

We are only looking like a country forced into muddied and muddled coalitions because none of our leaders is good enough for us to vote for them. And the one-that is can't, in any circumstance, win other than in coalition. Sturgeon is cleaning the u-bend. It should be whistle-clean by the time Boris and Dave step up.

Poll Shows Tories Really Are The 'Nasty Party'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 14.04.2015 | UK Politics

Calling the Conservatives the “nasty party” is an old cliché, but one based in truth, according to a Comres/ITV News poll released on Tuesday. De...

Conservatives Are Just Sexing Up Miliband

Mark Flanagan | Posted 13.06.2015 | UK Politics
Mark Flanagan

Who would have thought it. It seems we had Ed Miliband all wrong. For years we were led to believe he was just that nerdy bloke with the strange voice who looks like the plasticine man from the Wrong Trousers. However it now appears the Labour Leader has clearly being wearing the right trousers in terms of attracting beautiful and successful women.

Should Britain Trust Ed Miliband With a 'Hell Yes'?

Tom Beetham | Posted 01.06.2015 | UK Politics
Tom Beetham

When the perma-smug Paxman pressured Miliband over being a 'geek', and inferior to his brother, I wanted to hug the exacerbated oddball. Whether it was intentional or not, Paxman did Ed a huge favour in these final exchanges.

Miliband Knocked Out By Heckle

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 05.02.2015 | UK Politics

Ed Miliband was subject to a comically cruel heckle in Plymouth on Thursday in which a Labour supporter verbally chastised the beleaguered party boss....

Miliband Backs Miliband In Weekend's Most Unsurprising Political Move

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 13.12.2014 | UK Politics

As if he had any other choice, David Miliband has said he "passionately" wants Labour to win the general election and said his brother Ed would make a...

UK Facing Fresh Questions Of 'Torture Report Coverup'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Jack Sommers | Posted 12.12.2014 | UK

The Government is facing fresh questions over whether it sought to cover up "embarrassing information" about alleged British complicity in torture aft...

Ned Simons

David Miliband Praises David Cameron For 'Sticking To His Guns' On Aid Spending

HuffingtonPost.com | Ned Simons | Posted 02.07.2014 | UK Politics

David Miliband has praised the coalition for its "remarkable" achievement of keeping a promise to spend 0.7% of Britain's GDP on foreign aid. The f...

How Do You Solve a Problem Like Ed Miliband?

Oliver Carter-Esdale | Posted 30.08.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Oliver Carter-Esdale

Rather than attempting to deceive the public, or try his hand at populist, personality politics what Ed Miliband must do is work with what he has. His principles, should he stick to them can be vote winners: Justice and a will to break down the ever growing social divides of inequality are more than just admirable; they are electable.

Ed Wants To Take Your Benefits Away If You're Not In Training

The Huffington Post/PA | Posted 19.06.2014 | UK Politics

Unemployed youngsters should be stripped of state handouts unless they agree to training in vital skills, Ed Miliband is to say. Bidding to counter...

Bad News For Ed Miliband: This Poll Asked Voters Whether They Preferred His Brother

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 19.06.2014 | UK Politics

Labour could be on course to an easy win in next year's general election if it had elected David Miliband leader rather than his brother Ed, a new sur...