Capital spending on big transport projects will rise by 50% over the current Parliament, the chancellor has announced.
The funding of schools in England will be overhauled to remove big regional differences in levels of per pupil funding, George Osborne confirms.
Tim Wonnacott steps down from Bargain Hunt two months after reports he had had "a bust-up" with the BBC show's producers.
Buy-to-let landlords and those buying second homes will soon have to pay a stamp duty surcharge, the chancellor has announced.
The surviving pilot of a Russian plane shot down by Turkey on the Syrian border says no warning was given, and the plane was inside Syrian airspace.
George Osborne scraps planned cuts to tax credits and vows to protect police funding in his Spending Review.
A US aircraft attacked a Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) clinic in the Afghan city of Kunduz because of "human error", a US military inquiry says.
The Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) predicts a £27bn improvement in the public finances over the current parliament.
The government has agreed to talks at Acas in the dispute with junior doctors - and is now urging the British Medical Association to call off the three days of strikes planned for December.
A man is arrested on suspicion of rape after the body of a missing student is discovered in a Sheffield river.
Digital radio station Radio X may have to change its name after its trademark application was refused.
The government pledges a 29% increase in funding for UK Sport in the Chancellor's autumn Spending Review.
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Apple purchases the company behind motion-capture technology used in the latest Star Wars film.
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Hundreds of metres of underground tunnels used by Islamic State militants under the Iraqi city of Sinjar have been discovered by Kurdish forces.
The Speaker of the House of Commons, John Bercow, tells a noisy MP who disrupted George Osborne's Spending Review speech that he should "take up yoga".