Budget aim to help UK 'seize opportunities' from Brexit
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 09:44:04 GMT

Chancellor Philip Hammond will vow to tackle deep-seated economic challenges "head on".

Ratko Mladic removed from war crimes court
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 10:39:52 GMT

Former Bosnian Serb commander Ratko Mladic removed from Hague court after shouting at judges reading verdict.

Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa to return as Mugabe's likely successor
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 09:40:21 GMT

Robert Mugabe's ally turned rival, Emmerson Mnangagwa, is poised to take over as Zimbabwe's president.

North Korea defection: Footage of moment soldier flees
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 04:45:14 GMT

He raced across the border on foot, closely pursued by North Korean troops who shot at him several times.

David Cassidy: Partridge Family star dies aged 67
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 09:41:19 GMT

Former The Partridge Family star and singer David Cassidy dies aged 67, his family says.

Wigan scorer subbed to dash to son's birth
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 09:55:59 GMT

The winger said he made the birth - in full kit - with 30 minutes to spare.

Does alcohol alter your mood?
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 00:51:29 GMT

Researchers from the BMJ questioned 30,000 people aged 18-34 from 21 different countries.

US Navy aircraft crash: Eight rescued off Japanese coast
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 10:09:49 GMT

Rescuers raced to get to the plane which ditched in seas off the remote Japanese reef of Okinotori.

Hinkley Point will 'hit the poorest hardest', say MPs
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 00:00:46 GMT

A report claims that the cost of the nuclear power station will weigh on poorer households.

Lebanon PM Saad Hariri 'suspends' resignation
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 10:08:55 GMT

Saad Hariri said President Michel Aoun had asked him to "put it on hold" to allow for dialogue.

Jack Maynard leaves I'm a Celebrity to defend himself
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 22:36:31 GMT

The YouTube star faces allegations of racism and homophobia after tweets he posted in 2012 emerged.

Grangela: Labour's Angela Rayner is grandmother at 37
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 10:00:26 GMT

Labour's Angela Rayner has become a grandmother at the age of 37, she announces on Twitter.

The Papers: Ecstatic Zimbabwe and Budget 'war'
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 05:46:31 GMT

The front pages carry photos from Zimbabwe after President Mugabe quit and speculation on the Budget.

Concorde: Remembering the 'pocket rocket'
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 00:43:10 GMT

Forty years on from the inaugural London-New York Concorde service, those who flew on the iconic aircraft share their memories.

Do you find this grave disrespectful?
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 00:48:01 GMT

A gay rights activist's bright yellow tomb has divided Italy - so should graves have to be grey?

Huge photo collection shows US through the years
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 23:08:19 GMT

The Anonymous Project has collected almost half a million photos to archive and conserve.

Under 30s on what they think of a discounted railcard
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 22:02:48 GMT

The discounted train travel option is set to be announced in Wednesday's Budget.

Canada flight delay turns into mass singalong
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 00:22:14 GMT

Instead of getting irate when their flight was delayed, these Canadian passengers had a singalong.

'Beauty shines' as woman bares alopecia in engagement photos
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 21:46:09 GMT

Makenzee Meaux says she'd lost hope of feeling beautiful until she met her fiancé.

In a hurry? Here's your Budget day briefing
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 06:40:56 GMT

Your morning briefing for 22 November 2017.

Victoria Derbyshire
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 07:22:39 GMT

BBC coverage of latest developments

Why I injected myself with an untested gene therapy
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 23:11:14 GMT

The biohacker movement wants to cure disease without the help of government or big companies

Piers Morgan: We've ripped up the breakfast TV rule book
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 10:06:05 GMT

The Good Morning Britain host on why being "provocative" in the mornings is a good thing.

Reality Check: When is a train on time?
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 01:05:31 GMT

In Japan they apologise when a train leaves 20 seconds early. Are other countries so exacting?

Why so many sexual harassment cases in US, not UK?
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 23:59:25 GMT

There are huge differences in libel laws, which might explain why the scandal has hit the US so hard.

Meera: The actress in a legal row to prove she's unmarried
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 00:54:08 GMT

A Pakistani actress is stuck in a seven-year-long court case over whether she is married or not.

How has the arena attack changed Manchester?
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 00:39:43 GMT

How life has changed for people in the city six months on.

The life and career of a Likely Lad
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 19:10:36 GMT

The actor found fame in The Likely Lads but struggled to repeat that success.

'I would have died without Help to Rent'
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 19:02:17 GMT

After becoming homeless, Steve says he would probably have died on the streets if he hadn't received support to rent a home.

Ashes: England pick Jake Ball as Australia call up Glenn Maxwell
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 07:30:53 GMT

England name Jake Ball in their side for the first Ashes Test, while Australia call up Glenn Maxwell as cover for David Warner.

Rugby League World Cup: England women through to semi-finals despite defeat
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 08:37:50 GMT

England's women are through to the semi-finals of the World Cup, despite a shock defeat by the Cook Islands in their final group game.

Sevilla 3-3 Liverpool
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 23:01:45 GMT

Liverpool concede a late equaliser as Sevilla fight back from 3-0 down to draw 3-3 in the Champions League.

Ashes: England or Australia - who win win? Pundits make their predictions
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 09:11:33 GMT

Can England upset the odds or will Australia continue their dominance on home soil? Find out what the experts think.

Eduardo Berizzo: Sevilla coach reveals cancer following draw with Liverpool
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 08:51:14 GMT

Sevilla confirm head coach Eduardo Berizzo has cancer following his side's dramatic comeback against Liverpool in the Champions League.

An inch shorter and 27 operations later, golfer Marc Cayeux's comeback continues
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 06:28:25 GMT

Marc Cayeux tells BBC Sport about his incredible recovery from a car crash that needed 27 operations and left him an inch shorter.

Ashes 2017-18: Michael Vaughan's guide to surviving the Ashes down under
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 06:07:51 GMT

BBC Test Match Special summariser and former England captain Michael Vaughan gives advice on how to survive an Ashes tour in Australia.

What you need to know
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 00:26:54 GMT

When is the Budget, what is it, and why does it matter? Your guide to the chancellor's big day.

Budget quiz: Test your knowledge
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 00:13:58 GMT

The BBC's Budget quiz: See how much you know about the UK Budget's long and colourful history.

What's in it for young people?
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:45:51 GMT

For the first time in years, today's Budget promises to be one for young people - which is why you should pay attention.

How will 'box office Phil' play the Budget?
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 09:41:43 GMT

The economic uncertainty around Brexit and the slender government majority may constrain his options.

What the Budget means for you - in 90 seconds
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 00:16:35 GMT

The BBC's Rachel Horne explains what the Budget could mean for you.

The moment Zimbabwean MPs hear Mugabe has resigned
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 16:15:33 GMT

Zimbabwean MPs erupt with cheers as the speaker reads out Robert Mugabe's resignation letter.

Emotional moment for Zimbabwe activist: 'I've no words'
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 17:03:35 GMT

Activist and political candidate Vimbaishe Musvaburi cries as she describes her emotions following Robert Mugabe's resignation.

Mugabe's long career in pictures
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 18:14:25 GMT

A look at the career of Robert Mugabe, who has resigned as Zimbabwe's president after 37 years in power.

Emmerson Mnangagwa: The 'crocodile' who snapped back
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 17:36:34 GMT

Zimbabwe's former vice-president has had a volatile political career.

Robert Mugabe: From war hero to resignation as president
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 17:38:47 GMT

Zimbabwe's leader Robert Mugabe has resigned as president of Zimbabwe, ending a 37-year rule.

Zimbabwe crisis: What comes next?
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 00:26:16 GMT

Zimbabwe's anticipated political transition is a complicated process with no obvious answers, but here are some possibilities.

Gen Constantine Chiwenga: The army chief who took power from Mugabe
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 20:00:57 GMT

The army general who ruthlessly crushed the opposition in Zimbabwe is now being hailed as a political saviour.

How UK-Zimbabwe relations went sour
Wed, 15 Nov 2017 17:04:10 GMT

The relationship between a former imperial power and its ex-colony is a complex one, says our diplomatic correspondent.

May welcomes Zimbabwe's 'brighter future' after Mugabe
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 19:12:14 GMT

UK politicians react to the resignation of President Robert Mugabe after his 37-year rule.