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Rare Tintin art fetches $500,000 at Paris auction

Sat, 18/11/2017 - 1:50pm
The picture from the album King Ottokar's Sceptre was among items by Belgian artist Hergé

Shanghai Masters: Ronnie O'Sullivan hammers Judd Trump in final

Sat, 18/11/2017 - 1:00pm
Ronnie O'Sullivan thrashes Judd Trump 10-3 to win the Shanghai Masters and claim the £150,000 prize money.

Universal credit: Households to miss out on benefits over festive season

Sat, 18/11/2017 - 12:53pm
People who work and are paid weekly may miss out in December because of the way it is calculated.

Daniel Hegarty: English rider dies after crash at Macau Grand Prix

Sat, 18/11/2017 - 12:18pm
English rider Daniel Hegarty dies after his motorbike crashed against the track walls on the street circuit at the Macau Grand Prix.

Motorcyclist Daniel Hegarty dies at Macau Grand Prix

Sat, 18/11/2017 - 12:13pm
Daniel Hegarty died from his injuries before arriving at hospital in Macau, the BBC understands.

Ex-Scottish Labour leader in I'm A Celebrity

Sat, 18/11/2017 - 10:55am
Kezia Dugdale joins 10 other contestants in the jungle for the 2017 edition of the ITV show.

Rugby League World Cup: Fiji defeat New Zealand 4-2 in thrilling quarter-final

Sat, 18/11/2017 - 9:38am
Fiji pull off a major shock at the Rugby League World Cup by defeating New Zealand 4-2 in a tense game in Wellington.

Zimbabwe latest: Thousands celebrate end of Mugabe era

Sat, 18/11/2017 - 9:31am
Pressure grows on the president to stand aside as thousands march to welcome the army takeover.

Argentina missing navy submarine: Search stepped up

Sat, 18/11/2017 - 9:19am
A Nasa research plane joins the search for the vessel, now missing in the Atlantic for three days.

Elise Christie wins first World Cup title of season in Seoul

Sat, 18/11/2017 - 9:01am
British Olympics gold medal hopeful Elise Christie wins her first World Cup short track speed skating title of the season.

Waddesdon air crash: Investigation resumes

Sat, 18/11/2017 - 8:41am
A helicopter and a plane crashed in Buckinghamshire, killing all four people in the two aircraft.

Highlights of Children in Need

Sat, 18/11/2017 - 8:19am
The annual fundraiser included a Blue Peter Strictly special and a singing EastEnders cast.

Scottish Labour to announce new leader

Sat, 18/11/2017 - 8:09am
Anas Sarwar and Richard Leonard have been embroiled in a bitter campaign to succeed Kezia Dugdale.

The world's biggest lithium battery farm

Sat, 18/11/2017 - 7:59am
The plant in the US state of California stores enough energy to power 20,000 homes for four hours.

Ashes: England humbled by Jason Sangha & Matthew Short in Townsville

Sat, 18/11/2017 - 6:43am
England narrowly avoid going wicketless throughout the final day of their last Ashes warm-up game against a Cricket Australia XI.

Primary school children get elderly pen pals from local care homes

Sat, 18/11/2017 - 6:34am
A primary school has teamed up with two local care homes to launch an inter-generational pen pal scheme.

Trump puts elephant trophy imports on hold

Sat, 18/11/2017 - 2:52am
The US president's move comes a day after US hunters were told they could import elephant trophies.

Review: Bryan Cranston stars in Network at The National Theatre ★★★☆☆

Sat, 18/11/2017 - 2:08am
Is the Breaking Bad star any good as news anchor Howard Beale?

Strictly Come Dancing: Behind the scenes in Blackpool

Sat, 18/11/2017 - 2:06am
Look at what goes on when Strictly Come Dancing decamps to the Tower Ballroom.

Social care: MPs seek cross-party group to 'sustain' NHS

Sat, 18/11/2017 - 2:04am
Ninety MPs write to the PM, saying patients are being "failed" by strained NHS social care services.

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