Lee Pomeroy suffered 18 knife wounds in an assault lasting little more than 25 seconds, a court hears.
But the duke admitted he would be "nervous" about the pressures a gay royal might face.
Boris Johnson wants a points system for immigrants and Jeremy Hunt would scrap some tuition fee debts.
Marc Marshall poured a noxious substance on to his face after being sentenced for fraud offences.
Chris Williamson was suspended after saying the party had been "too apologetic" over allegations.