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Austria's upcoming presidential bid pits far-right populist and veteran liberal

5 hours 12 min ago
Two candidates in Austria's presidential election held their final campaign events before the vote.

The Philippines: No country for poor men

5 hours 20 min ago
Lower income and unemployed men are being targeted in extrajudicial killings in the Philippines.

Vegetarian cafe refuses new 'animal fat' £5 note

5 hours 59 min ago
A vegetarian cafe refuses to accept the new £5 note after it emerged the currency contains animal products.

Christmas dinner costs 'rise 14%'

6 hours 21 sec ago
A supermarket basket of Christmas food soars 14% on last year with the cost of many items increasing above inflation, research suggests.

'I feel British'

6 hours 1 min ago
BBC News visits a travel company using DNA testing to challenge its own workplace culture.

Post it

6 hours 7 min ago
What role do postcards and letters play in this digital age? Some businesses think there is a gap in the market.

Man vs bull

6 hours 14 min ago
Spain is a divided country over arguably its most famous tradition of bullfighting.

Newspaper headlines: 'Labour has few safe seats left'

6 hours 27 min ago
The Times leads on the fall-out from the Richmond Park by-election - while the Mail has a Brexit exclusive.

Spirited away

6 hours 29 min ago
Spirited Away enjoys a 15th anniversary re-release, further cementing the central role of director Hayao Miyazaki in Japanese animation.

Real vs Fake

6 hours 31 min ago
It's the time of year when Christmas trees go up, becoming the centrepiece of our family festivities. From cost to carbon footprint what should you consider when choosing your tree?

No Sex Pistols, please

6 hours 32 min ago
Forty years ago the Sex Pistols were touring the country, hoping someone would let them play.

Week in pictures: 26 November - 2 December 2016

6 hours 40 min ago
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.

Free period

6 hours 44 min ago
Chinese events organiser Churan Zheng gets free company menstrual leave and says that in her view it is an essential option for all women.

Trump breaks US stance with direct Taiwan call

2 December 2016 - 11:14pm
Donald Trump speaks directly with Taiwan's president - breaking with US policy set in 1979 when ties were cut.

Shelter from the shelling in Aleppo

2 December 2016 - 11:13pm
Tens of thousands of Syrians are fleeing the daily shelling and airstrikes, each with their own desperately sad stories.

Tiger Woods shoots brilliant 65 in World Hero Challenge second round

2 December 2016 - 10:59pm
Tiger Woods recovers from a mixed first round by carding a brilliant seven-under-par 65 at the Hero World Challenge.

UK Championship 2016: Ronnie O'Sullivan beats Mark Williams to reach semis

2 December 2016 - 10:57pm
Ronnie O'Sullivan powers into the semi-finals of the UK Championship with a 6-2 victory over Mark Williams.

Gambia's Adama Barrow says shock win heralds 'new hope'

2 December 2016 - 10:41pm
Property developer Adama Barrow says his shock win of the Gambian poll heralds new hope for the country.

Edward Heath abuse claims: Police defend investigation

2 December 2016 - 10:09pm
Police say an inquiry into abuse claims involving ex-PM Sir Edward Heath is exploring "significant" lines.

Airliner pilot suffers heart attack at Glasgow Airport

2 December 2016 - 10:06pm
The pilot of an airliner with 128 people on board suffers a heart attack as he taxies the plane to the runway at Glasgow Airport.

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