Kate"s royal twins spark a succession row, China buys Greece – and polygamy is legalised…

Kate’s royal twins spark a succession row, China buys Greece — and polygamy is legalised… | UPDATED: 23:40 GMT, 28 December 2012 Thought the world of politics was beyond satire Then read SIMON HEFFER’s tongue-in-cheek predictions for the coming year… Moving forward: David Cameron makes his long-awaited speech on the future of Europe, saying he wants to renegotiate our arrangement January: David Cameron makes his long-awaited speech on the future of Europe, saying he wants to renegotiate our arrangement.

Prescott threatens to gag Channel 4 probe into his business links with China

Prescott threatens to gag Channel 4 probe into his business links with ChinaLord Prescott has threatened to take out an injunction against the Dispatches programmeThe Labour peer is allegedly embroiled in a bitter row with the show's producers | UPDATED: 02:08 GMT, 3 December 2012 Visit: Then British Deputy Prime Minister John Prescott spins a tracitional top called 'kongzhu' during a visit at Baijiazhuang Primary School in Beijing in 2006 John Prescott has threatened Channel 4 with an injunction over a TV investigation probing his business links with China, it emerged yesterday.