- The BBC, ITV, Sky and Channel 4 say they'll go ahead with their plans for three televised debates in the run-up to the general election - with or without David Cameron.
- The prime minister wants to take part in only one debate, involving seven party leaders, before the general election campaign proper begins
- The leader of the Green party, Natalie Bennett, has said they would introduce new wealth and financial transaction taxes to pay for social care for the over-65s
- Plaid Cymru say they will call for equal funding for Wales and Scotland in any Westminster coalition talks after the general election in May
- Researchers at Oxford University estimate the number of migrants settling in England increased by 565,000 in the past three years, with two-thirds coming from other EU countries
- UKIP leader Nigel Farage says he will "do his best" to avoid personal attacks on his opponents during the general election campaign
- Free TV licences and bus passes for pensioners would stay under a Labour government, Ed Miliband has said, but winter fuel allowances would be taken from better-off pensioners
- Drivers in England will get 10 minutes' grace before being fined if they stay too long in council-owned car parking spaces, the government has said
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