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BBC One's Christmas output will be 90% new programmes, managers said

Emphasis on the new in BBC One programming for Christmas

Models have petitioned for a law to protect young models from being pressurised into becoming dangerously thin

Petition to protect models from becoming dangerously thin

The state dining room at Buckingham Palace

State dining room closed at Buckingham Palace over ceiling safety concerns

Andy Murray is mobbed by his team-mates after beating Belgium's David Goffin to win the Davis Cup

Davis Cup hero Andy Murray in the frame for Sports Personality Of The Year

Lord Feldman, a close friend and ally of Prime Minister David Cameron, chairs the Conservative Party board

Probe into Tory bullying claims to be conducted by law firm

Chef and food campaigner Jamie Oliver poses outside the Houses of Parliament in London.

Ban junk food advertising during family TV shows, say MPs

Some 98% of more than 37,000 doctors balloted by the BMA voted in favour of strikes

Junior doctors shelve strike plans to allow further talks

David Cameron addresses world leaders at the climate change conference (AP)

World leaders make pleas for new deal to curb global warming

Prime Minister David Cameron said he would put his plan to Cabinet at its regular meeting on Tuesday

Commons to vote on UK military action targeting Islamic State in Syria

Annie Leibovitz has given a feminist makeover to the Pirelli calendar

Feminist makeover for no-nudes Pirelli calendar featuring women of substance

The case of James Best is being heard at the Royal Courts of Justice, London.

Human rights claim over custody death of gingerbread man thief

Love Yourself, a track from the album Purpose, has taken the top spot

Justin Bieber beats himself to top of singles charts

Mohammed Rehman kept his marriage to Sana Ahmed Khan secret

'Terror plot' accused told mother-in-law he was 'prepared to throw life away'

Prince Harry plays with children from local communities at the Football for Hope Centre in the Khayelitsha Township on the first day of his visit to South Africa

Harry calls for HIV awareness visits to young by African Premier League players

Prince Harry plays with children from local communities at the Football for Hope Centre in the Khayelitsha Township on the first day of his visit to South Africa.

Harry tells teenagers he did not enjoy Eton and wanted to be a bad boy

The scene after a helicopter crashed into a construction crane on top of St George's Wharf tower building in Vauxhall, south London

Pilot 'lost situational awareness' before fatal helicopter crash

William Whillock has been sued for damages in a sexting case

Damages awarded for first time in 'sexting' case

A High Court judge also made the four daughters wards of court

FGM protection order issued to safeguard four sisters

Sarah Ewart, from Belfast, had to travel to England to have an abortion in 2013 after being told her unborn baby had no chance of survival

Northern Ireland's abortion laws 'breach human rights'

Nigel Farage and John Bickley on the campaign trail in Oldham

Nigel Farage tells Oldham voters, 'let's take control of our country'

Former New Zealand cricketer Chris Cairns has been cleared at Southwark Crown Court in London.

Cricketer Chris Cairns cleared of perjury after five years of 'hell'

Tony Blair and Colonel Gaddafi shaking hands at Gaddafi's desert base near Sirte in 2007

Tony Blair to give evidence to inquiry into Libya policy

Amazon's Hemel Hempstead warehouse, as shoppers are expected to spend almost £1 billion online during Cyber Monday

Cyber Monday sales up - but Black Friday still leads the way

Waves crash onto the shore at the seaside town of Prestwick

Flood alerts as Storm Clodagh gales give way to heavy rain

Chancellor George Osborne checks the level of the rail tracks during a visit to Freightliner Heavy Haul in Crewe, where he confirmed that HS2 trains will run to Crewe by 2027

George Osborne advances timetable for HS2 services to Crewe

The new £50 coin (Royal Mint/PA)

New £50 'face value' coin to celebrate Queen's reign

Lorraine Kelly is celebrating her 56th birthday

Lorraine Kelly shocks viewers with 'sit on your face' comment to Piers Morgan

The CBI's Carolyn Fairbairn says mid-sized firms need more support

Government urged to help medium-sized firms grow

George Osborne is hoping to keep costs down for families

George Osborne vows measures to help families keep costs down

MPs and peers want crime recording rules to be adapted so children are not routinely criminalised for 'sexting'

Crime recording rule changes urged to avoid criminalising children for 'sexting'

Brian Friedman is the second I'm A Celebrity contestant to be sent home from the jungle

Brian Friedman is second I'm A Celebrity star to leave the jungle

Anne-Marie Duff said that the nation cannot afford to take risks with the NHS

Petition seeks assurances over NHS protection in EU-US trade deal

The proportion of women high earners hasn't changed over the past four years, a study says

Proportion of women high earners 'still hasn't changed'

Helen Butters, Niki Doeg, Janette Benaddi and Frances Davies who are preparing to row the Atlantic (Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge/PA)

Working mothers team ready to row Atlantic

Great Britain's Andy Murray in action during day three of the Davis Cup Final at the Flanders Expo Centre, Ghent

Andy Murray and team mates hailed for historic Davis Cup victory

Shoppers are expected to spend almost one billion pounds online with bargain deals on Cyber Monday

Shoppers due to spend nearly £1bn online on Cyber Monday

Princess Charlotte with her cuddly toy dog (The Duchess of Cambridge)

Princess Charlotte pretty in pink as Kate and William release official photos

The Clutha Bar in Glasgow will close early on the second anniversary of the disaster

Clutha to close early on second anniversary of helicopter crash

Peter Andre and Janette Manrara failed to impress

Peter Andre becomes ninth celebrity to waltz off Strictly Come Dancing

Gusts of up to 70mph are expected around exposed coastal areas in the west of England

Clodagh causes transport disruption as rain and winds lash Britain

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn and Dame Vivienne Westwood, second right, join campaigners in London calling for ambitious action to tackle climate change

Marchers gather to urge world leaders to act on climate change

Grant Shapps said "the buck should stop with me" and resigned over alleged bullying in the Conservative Party

Tory chairman Lord Feldman interviewed as witness over bullying row

Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn appears on the BBC One current affairs programme The Andrew Marr Show (BBC/PA)

Jeremy Corbyn to make ruling on Labour stance over Syria air strikes

Junior doctors are poised to take strike action over three days this week

Army medics may be brought in to help during junior doctors' strike

Top Gear presenter Chris Evans filming a segment for the new series at London's Olympic Stadium

Chris Evans reveals date of Top Gear's return to our screens

Che Chesterman forgot the lyrics to this year's fastest-selling single (Syco/Thames TV/PA)

X Factor's Che Chesterman forgets the lyrics to Adele's Hello

Increased social care costs will hit local government coffers

Warning of massive funding gap for local authorities

The CBI reports economic growth remaining 'steady' in the past few months, although momentum has slowed

Economic growth slows with manufacturing sluggish, says CBI

Prince Harry falls off his horse during a fundraising polo match in aid of his charity Sentebale at the Val de Vie Estate in South Africa

Prince Harry falls from his polo pony during charity match


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