Archive of 22 December 2011
The Tory MP who attended a Nazi-themed party at an Alpine ski resort could face jail after French authorities launched a criminal investigation.
Two Met police officers have been dismissed and another two given written warnings after a complaint of excessive force was upheld.
MPs have poured scorn on the government's "clumsy" handling of their incentives for solar energy installations, one day after the high court ruled ministers' approach unlawful.
There was a minor but unexpected bit of good news this morning, as UK economic growth was revised up to 0.6%.
Britain's future as a united country will be one of the "enormous challenges" faced in the coming years, the outgoing head of the civil service has warned.