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  1. (£)Can Gospel Dave’s values win the election? | Francis Elliott | The Times
  2. Our Christian beliefs are under attack from influential and militant atheists | Charles Moore | The Daily Telegraph
  3. This new breed of militant atheists are as intolerant as any religious fundamentalists | Stephen Glover | The Daily Mail
  4. Thanks for the Easter message, Dave. But if you’re such a good Christian, why are so many people in Britain using food banks? | Grace Dent | The Independent
  5. (£)Cost-of-living masks Labour ideas crisis | Janan Ganesh | The Financial Times
  6. No more surrendering to EU bureaucrats | Paul Sykes | The Daily Telegraph
  7. (£)Ukip is angry about immigration - but so are the voters | Douglas Murray | The Times
  8. I’m not a fan of referendums. But giving the public a chance to voice their opinion could be the only way to improve the NHS | Steve Richards | The Independent
  9. (£)Salmond is wrong. England is not the enemy | Hugo Rifkind | The Times
  10. Scots are not morally superior. That's why I believe in solidarity with the folk living south of Carlisle | Tom Morton | The Guardian

Today's Five at Five

  1. Ukip are worse than the BNP: at least Nick Griffin has the courage of his racist convictions | Dan Hodges | Telegraph politics blog
  2. London will lose its influence if we leave Europe | Peter Mandelson | Evening Standard
  3. How Ukip is turning left on the economy | George Eaton | The Staggers
  4. The Ukip posters will offend more Londoners than eastern Europeans | Ed West | Coffee House
  5. Infrastructure? It’s complicated… | Peter Hoskin | ConservativeHome

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  1. Diplomatic split ends

    On top of wrestling with the ongoing crisis in Ukraine, William Hague may have another hairy situati... Read on...

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  5. How government works, by David Mellor

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