Archive of 10 January 2013
MPs demanded a massive 32% increase in their salaries, despite recently voting through legislation which would impose brutal caps on benefits for working families.
Downing Street officials suspected Andrew Mitchell's plebgate downfall could have been the result of a "gigantic conspiracy", Jeremy Heywood has said.
Conservative finger-pointing has triggered bitter clashes over the toxic issue of politicians' expenses.
Costs to the Ministry of Defence's (MoD) biggest projects have increased by nearly £0.5 billion in the last year.
Britain's special relationship with the US could be devalued if the UK left the European Union, a senior Obama administration official has warned.