Afghanistan-Pakistan quake: Cold puts homeless at risk

Aid workers have warned that some Afghans and Pakistanis made homeless by Monday’s earthquake could die from exposure. There is an urgent need for tents and blankets for those forced to spend Read More →

Australia’s return of Uluru to Indigenous owners marked 30 years on

The traditional indigenous owners of Uluru have marked 30 years since it was returned by the Australian government. Hundreds of people gathered by the isolated hill, popularly known outside Australia as Ayers Read More →

Ben Carson compares abortion to slavery

Retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson, one of the current frontrunners for the Republican presidential nomination, wants to make abortion illegal in all instances, including cases of rape and incest. He told an NBC Read More →

US Federal Reserve refrains from interest rate rise

The Federal Reserve has decided to keep US interest rates unchanged after its latest meeting. The decision leaves short-term interest rates at record lows of 0% to 0.25%, the same level they Read More →

Royal Dutch Shell pushed into loss by charges

Royal Dutch Shell has reported a loss for the third quarter of the year, after taking a big charge to reflect the cost of halting major projects. The oil company reported a Read More →


US to examine AT&T deal to buy Time WarnerUS lawmakers and both presidential candidates have raised questions about AT&T's deal to bu Read More →

Child refugees in Turkey making UK clothesClothes made by child refugees in Turkey are ending up among those sold by leading British brands, a Read More →

Banks poised to relocate out of UK over Brexit, BBA warnsLarge banks are set to relocate out of the UK early next year over fears around Brexit, says the bos Read More →


May holding Brexit talks with devolved nationsThe prime minister is to offer the leaders of the three devolved governments a "direct line Read More →

Calais migrants: France begins to clear 'Jungle' campFrench police and officials begin an operation to clear migrants from the "Jungle" camp in Read More →

Suzanne Evans and Paul Nuttall run for UKIP leadershipTwo more candidates enter the UKIP leadership race, one vowing to make the party less 'toxic Read More →


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Dad's Army creator Jimmy Perry diesJimmy Perry, creator of one of TV's most popular comedy series, Dad's Army, has died aged Read More →

Shawn Mendes wins big at the Radio 1 Teen AwardsShawn Mendes was the big winner at this year's Radio 1 Teen Awards, taking two of the top prize Read More →

AT&T seeks to buy Time Warner for nearly $86bnUS telecoms giant AT&T announces that it will buy entertainment group Time Warner for nearly $86 Read More →

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Doctors name treatments that bring little or no benefitSenior doctors have drawn up a list of 40 treatments which bring little or no benefit to patients to Read More →

Heading footballs 'affects memory'Heading a football can significantly affect a player's brain function and memory for 24 hours, Read More →

Doctors' leaders call for prescription drug helplineDoctors' leaders are calling for the urgent introduction of a 24-hour helpline for prescription Read More →


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Cooper, who has an OBE for services to literature, has attacked David Cameron for allowing more than Read More →

As James Martin leaves Saturday Kitchen, Michael Hogan counts down the all-time best small-screen co Read More →