Archive of 19 December 2011
Demonstrators camped outside St Paul's cathedral are considering plans to leave the area as the court case into their presence begins.
"Skewed" transport spending must be diverted away from London and the south-east to redress a "shocking" imbalance hitting the north of England, according to a report.
The riots which hit England this summer do not justify the use of water cannons or rubber bullets by police, an influential committee of MPs has found.
Britain has joined other western countries in calling for stability in North Korea after the death of the country's 'Dear Leader', Kim Jong-il.
Nick Clegg looks to be adopting a combative approach as he gears up for a massive constitutional struggle over Lords reform next year.