Band Aid 30 storms to top spot

Band Aid 30's Do They Know It's Christmas? - which features a host of stars - stormed to the top of the singles chart today.

23 Nov 2014 7.49pm

Ex-first lady speaks out on memoir

French politics is misogynistic, according to former first lady Valerie Trierweiler.

23 Nov 2014 10.48am

Kidman relishing villain's role

Oscar-winning beauty Nicole Kidman was among the stars to brave the pouring rain at the premiere of Paddington the movie today.

23 Nov 2014 5.05pm

Winkleman welcomed back on Strictly

Claudia Winkleman received a warm welcome and managed to hold off the tears as she returned to presenting Strictly Come Dancing.

23 Nov 2014 4.05pm

Susanna Reid happy to live with ex

Breakfast show presenter Susanna Reid has explained how she still lives with the father of her three sons despite them splitting up and him having a ...

23 Nov 2014 2.04pm

Tribute to road accident boy, 11

The family of an 11-year-old boy who died after being hit by a van on a dual carriageway have said they are "totally devastated" by his death.

23 Nov 2014 11.03pm

Boyack has tax move 'reservations'

One of the candidates to become the new leader of Scottish Labour has expressed "reservations" about the full devolution of income tax powers to ...

23 Nov 2014 4.03pm

Labour contenders seek party unity

Candidates for the Scottish Labour leadership have made a plea for party unity regardless of the outcome of the contest.

23 Nov 2014 11.03pm

Body found in missing man search

A body has been found by police searching for a missing man.

23 Nov 2014 11.03pm

Man, 41, seriously hurt in attack

A man is in a serious condition in hospital after an "horrific" attack by three teenagers.

23 Nov 2014 6.03pm

New probe into death of Christina

A new inquiry is to be held into the fatal stabbing of a 16-year-old girl on a bus on her way to school.

23 Nov 2014 7.49pm

Tebbit criticises PM's EU stance

The Prime Minister has not handled misgivings among the public over Britain's relationship with the European Union in a "sensible way", a Tory peer ...

23 Nov 2014 4.05pm

Volleyball protester freed on bail

An Iranian-British woman jailed for trying to attend a men's volleyball game in Iran has been released on bail, her family said.

23 Nov 2014 7.49pm

British player wins Scrabble title

A British Scrabble champion today clinched the world title when he won a best-of-five showdown against a US opponent by three games to one.

23 Nov 2014 6.04pm

'Alarm bells ringing' in A&E wards

Concerns have been raised over delays in the publication of reports expected to highlight the pressure hospitals in England are facing this winter.

23 Nov 2014 6.04pm

Astronauts bound for space station

A Russian capsule carrying three astronauts from Russia, the United States and Italy has blasted off for the International Space Station.

23 Nov 2014 11.04pm

Iran nuclear talks may be extended

The US and five other countries trying to reach a nuclear programme deal with Iran are set to extend the talks, according to diplomats.

23 Nov 2014 1.05pm

Putin rules out lifetime presidency

Vladimir Putin has said he will not remain Russia's president for life and will step down in line with the constitution no later than 2024, according ...

23 Nov 2014 8.50pm

Boy, 12, with fake gun shot dead

A 12-year-old boy brandishing what turned out to be a replica gun died today after he was shot by a US police officer responding to an emergency call ...

23 Nov 2014 8.50pm

45 die in Afghan suicide bombing

A suicide bomber attacked a volleyball tournament in eastern Afghanistan today, killing at least 45 people, officials said.

23 Nov 2014 4.05pm