How politicians must wish the issue of MPs' pay were still hidden in the long grass where they kicked it four years ago after the expenses scandal.
DAVID Cameron has distanced himself from his equalities minister after she appeared to admit that the UK is suffering a cost of living "crisis".
A PERSONAL assistant, accused of defrauding Nigella Lawson and Charles Saatchi, has told a court that she saw evidence of regular drug use by the celebrity cook.
MPs believe they are worth £86,000 a year, according to a survey published alongside confirmation of controversial plans to raise their pay to £74,000.
Stand-up comic Jack Whitehall has landed the Best TV Comedy Actor prize at the British Comedy Awards.