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Bronson jailed for governor attack

One of the country's most violent prisoners has been sentenced to two years for holding a prison governor in a headlock.

1 Sep 2014 6.05pm

'Bad news' on panda 'pregnancy'

The UK's only female giant panda has passed her due date and experts fear "bad news" regarding her pregnancy.

1 Sep 2014 6.05pm

Man in court over Galloway attack

A man accused of beating up controversial MP George Galloway has been remanded in custody.

1 Sep 2014 6.05pm

Clerics 'should tolerate internet'

Iran's president has urged the country's clerics to be more tolerant of the internet and new technologies, which are often the target of criticism by ...

1 Sep 2014 7.06pm

Libya parliament reappoints PM

Libya's elected parliament has tasked the recently resigned prime minister with forming a new government as the outgoing cabinet acknowledged it had ...

1 Sep 2014 4.06pm

UN backs call for 'IS crimes' probe

The UN's top human rights body has approved the Iraqi government's request for an investigation into alleged crimes against civilians committed by ...

1 Sep 2014 4.06pm

Top Gear set to cross the Channel

Hit BBC series Top Gear is to be launched in France - a country which banned two of the UK presenters of the show from its roads last year.

1 Sep 2014 6.05pm

Brown reveals Amy-Mandela jail joke

Nelson Mandela had a soft spot for singer Amy Winehouse after a quip she made about his time in prison - former prime minister Gordon Brown has ...

1 Sep 2014 5.47am

X Factor sheds million viewers

The X Factor has seen its audience drop by a million in a day, as the second edition of the show failed to match the success of the series opener.

1 Sep 2014 5.06pm

Nude photos of Hollywood stars leaked after online hack

The online hack that led to the posting of hundreds of explicit photos of some of Hollywood’s most famous female stars could have been down to an ...

Ross takes break over drug problem

Presenter Paul Ross is taking a break from the airwaves after admitting to drug use and a lengthy affair with another man whom he met while dogging.

1 Sep 2014 11.49am