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Arts Council funding 'to go up'

8 hours 31 min ago
Chancellor George Osborne promises to increase funding to Arts Council England and national museums and galleries in his Spending Review.

US bombed Kunduz clinic 'in error'

8 hours 37 min ago
A US aircraft attacked a Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) clinic in the Afghan city of Kunduz because of "human error", a US military inquiry says.

Downed plane pilot denies Turkey warning

8 hours 41 min ago
The surviving pilot of a Russian plane shot down by Turkey on the Syrian border says no warning was given, and the plane was inside Syrian airspace.

Will spectacular U-turn harm Osborne?

8 hours 41 min ago
The chancellor has executed a spectacular U-turn on tax credits but will it damage his reputation within his own party as well as the public?

Student death police hold rape suspect

8 hours 47 min ago
A man is arrested on suspicion of rape after the body of a missing student is discovered in a Sheffield river.

Big is beautiful for merging universities

8 hours 49 min ago
Why are so many European universities merging?

Buy-to-let homes face higher stamp duty

8 hours 49 min ago
Buy-to-let landlords and those buying second homes will soon have to pay a stamp duty surcharge, the chancellor has announced.

At-a-glance: Spending Review key points

8 hours 53 min ago
An at-a-glance summary of the main points of the 2015 Autumn Statement and Comprehensive Spending Review.

Tax credit cuts scrapped - Osborne

9 hours 2 min ago
George Osborne scraps planned cuts to tax credits and vows to protect police funding in his Spending Review.

What the chancellor's words mean for you

9 hours 13 min ago
The policies announced by the chancellor in his Autumn Statement and Spending Review have a big effect on your finances. Here's how.

VIDEO: What was found in IS Iraq tunnels?

9 hours 16 min ago
Hundreds of metres of underground tunnels used by Islamic State militants under the Iraqi city of Sinjar have been discovered by Kurdish forces.

Public finances better off by £27bn

9 hours 31 min ago
The Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) predicts a £27bn improvement in the public finances over the current parliament.

VIDEO: 'Take up yoga', noisy MP told by Speaker

9 hours 42 min ago
The Speaker of the House of Commons, John Bercow, tells a noisy MP who disrupted George Osborne's Spending Review speech that he should "take up yoga".

Angry Ding faces disciplinary action

9 hours 44 min ago
World number nine Ding Junhui faces disciplinary action for his angry outburst after his exit from the UK Championship.

FBI seeks hacker after logins stolen

9 hours 59 min ago
The FBI has linked a hacker to the theft of 1.2 billion internet credentials - the largest heist of its kind.

Phuc Dat Bich name battle 'was a hoax'

10 hours 20 sec ago
An Australian man who made headlines after saying Facebook told him to take down his profile admits he hoaxed the media.

Dell faces fresh security questions

10 hours 19 min ago
Dell admits to a second security problem that researchers say could expose users' data to hackers

Religious studies GCSE 'error of law'

10 hours 23 min ago
The education secretary made "an error of law" in leaving "non-religious world views" out of the new religious studies GCSE, the High Court rules.

Depp and Clooney among biggest flops

10 hours 44 min ago
Films starring Bradley Cooper, Johnny Depp, Chris Hemsworth and George Clooney are among the list of the biggest film flops of 2015.

Ex-Tory MP Tim Yeo loses libel bid

10 hours 45 min ago
Former MP Tim Yeo loses his libel case against The Sunday Times over claims he would promote business concerns in return for cash.