Sting boosts ailing Broadway show

Sting is hoping his star power can plug up a leaky ship on Broadway.

24 Nov 2014 3.05pm

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

Five acts remain as Ritchie departs

Call centre worker Stevi Ritchie has become the latest contestant to leave The X Factor, leaving just five acts to battle it out to be champion.

24 Nov 2014 1.05am

Backshall battered by Strictly

Steve Backshall said Strictly Come Dancing has taken its toll upon his physique.

24 Nov 2014 1.05am

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

Shot banker's family in new appeal

The family of a father-of-two shot dead on his own doorstep 10 years ago has urged anyone with information to contact police as a £5,000 reward is ...

24 Nov 2014 4.03pm

Constance highlights free childcare

Scotland is making a significant investment totalling almost a third of a billion pounds in increasing childcare over the next two years, the new ...

24 Nov 2014 1.03pm

C.diff deaths report sparks apology

Scotland's new Health Secretary and bosses of the country's largest health board have both apologised after an inquiry into a deadly Clostridium ...

24 Nov 2014 3.03pm

Body found in search for teenager

Police searching for a missing teenager have found a body in a stretch of water.

24 Nov 2014 1.03pm

RBS apology over 'lack of clarity'

The chairman of state-backed Royal Bank of Scotland has apologised after admitting it provided incorrect evidence to MPs investigating claims that ...

24 Nov 2014 1.03pm

William to visit China next year

The Duke of Cambridge is pay a visit to China next year, sources have said.

24 Nov 2014 2.05pm

Italian woman joins space station

The International Space Station is housing two women on long-term missions for only the second time in its 16-year history.

24 Nov 2014 12.04pm

Blow for Bowen's Xmas attraction

A customer backlash on social media forced a Christmas-themed attraction by celebrity designer Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen to temporarily close its doors ...

24 Nov 2014 12.04pm

Drugs probe as two held after blast

Two men have been arrested after an explosion destroyed a flat, with detectives potentially linking the blast to illegal drugs production.

24 Nov 2014 12.04pm

Settlement in web trolling case

A businessman who said he was a victim of "extreme internet trolling" has announced the settlement of a High Court dispute with internet search ...

24 Nov 2014 12.04pm

US defence chief Hagel 'resigning'

US defence secretary Chuck Hagel is resigning from Barack Obama's cabinet, sources have revealed.

24 Nov 2014 4.05pm

Second minister in poison incident

An envelope mailed to the Czech Republic's finance minister contained poison, the second such case in a week, officials have revealed.

24 Nov 2014 12.05pm

Flood fear follows US snowstorm

Residents hit by massive snow storms in Buffalo, New York, last week are preparing for evacuations amid fears of flooding as temperatures climb back ...

24 Nov 2014 2.05pm

Editor jailed for defaming king

A military court in Thailand has sentenced a web editor to four and a half years in jail for publishing an article five years ago which was ruled as ...

24 Nov 2014 2.05pm

Nuclear talks extension 'close'

Elements are falling into place for an agreement to allow talks on Iran's nuclear programme to continue another seven months, a well-placed western ...

24 Nov 2014 1.05pm