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Pope heads to conflict-wracked CAR

1 hour 55 min ago
Pope Francis embarks on the last leg of his African tour with a visit to the Central African Republic, a country wracked by religious violence.

DeGale beats Bute to retain title

4 hours 4 min ago
British boxer James DeGale outpoints former champion Lucian Bute to retain his IBF super-middleweight title.

Why the Smithsonian almost didn't exist

4 hours 7 min ago
Why the world's largest museum almost didn't exist - three times

Paris climate deal 'more likely'

4 hours 45 min ago
Around 147 heads of state and government will gather in Paris on Sunday for a critical UN conference on global warming.

VIDEO: Huge gingerbread house on display

4 hours 53 min ago
A 22ft (6.7m) high gingerbread house has been unveiled at a San Francisco hotel, made out of 8,000 pieces of gingerbread and sweets.

VIDEO: Do Syrians want to leave Turkey?

5 hours 27 min ago
The BBC's Mark Lowen finds out if some Syrians wish to stay in Turkey or travel to Europe

Fallon warns of Paris-style attack risk

5 hours 46 min ago
A Paris-style attack could "easily" happen in UK cities, says Defence Secretary Michael Fallon as he steps up efforts to win MPs' backing for air strikes against Islamic State fighters in Syria.

Council tax 'to cost £200 more by 2020'

6 hours 5 min ago
The Local Government Association estimates council tax rises in England up until 2020, but says local authorities will still face a combined shortfall of £6.8bn.

VIDEO: Sins the Pope should pray for... and other trends of the week

7 hours 2 sec ago
'Things the Pope should pray for' - and other trends of the week

Can Pope tackle religious divide in Central African Republic?

7 hours 30 min ago
Can Pope ease religious divides in Central Africa?

Gun suspect said 'no more baby parts'

7 hours 45 min ago
The suspect in a deadly gun attack on a Colorado family planning clinic said "no more baby parts" during his arrest, US media report.

Solar cuts 'threat to hundreds of jobs'

7 hours 51 min ago
Hundreds of solar power jobs have been lost owing to planned cuts to subsidies, according to a survey that suggests thousands more jobs could be at risk industry-wide.

The all-American drive to legalise marijuana

8 hours 46 min ago
Does legalising marijuana fulfil the American Dream?

The twists and turns of naming diseases

8 hours 50 min ago
The twists and turns of naming diseases

Fury stuns Klitschko for world title

9 hours 39 min ago
Britain's Tyson Fury is world heavyweight boxing champion as he beats Wladimir Klitschko on a unanimous points decision.

Clutha tribute on crash anniversary

9 hours 48 min ago
The Glasgow pub where 10 people died after a police helicopter crashed through its roof is to pay tribute two years on from the tragedy.

Pressure over 'Tatler Tory' scandal

10 hours 6 min ago
The resignation of International Development Minister Grant Shapps amid claims he failed to act on allegations of bullying leads some Sunday newspapers.

VIDEO: Religious clashes in CAR

10 hours 9 min ago
As Pope Francis visits the Central African Republic, the country is in the midst of conflict, with society divided between enclaves of Christians and Muslims, clashing daily.

A legacy of fry-ups and red postboxes

10 hours 19 min ago
The country attached to fry-ups and red postboxes

Prince Harry tumbles from polo pony

28 November 2015 - 11:55pm
Prince Harry has a dramatic fall from his polo pony during a match in South Africa in aid of his charity Sentebale.