What would you ask a roomful of Nobel prizewinners?
George Osborne updates MPs on the UK economy, and future tax and spending plans.
24 hours of news photos: 5 December
No more accidentally ripping the thing in two
The independent Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) predicts that the government will not have to borrow any money in 2018-19.
Colin Firth joins World War II veterans and the widow of the man he plays at the London premiere of prisoner of war film The Railway Man
A male escort is ordered to spend at least 22 years behind bars for the “cold and calculated” murder of an antiques dealer.
Iran’s president in a storm over ‘Persian Gulf’ tweet
Readers’ photos on the theme of pairs
The Chancellor George Osborne announces annual funding of £90m over five years for the UK to collaborate with emerging nations.