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Royal doctor knighted in honours

Mon, 2013-12-30 14:57
The Queen's physician who led the team that delivered the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's baby Prince George has been made a knight commander of the Royal Victorian Order.

Murray & Beckham miss out on honours

Mon, 2013-12-30 14:52
Wimbledon champion Andy Murray and former England captain David Beckham are overlooked in the New Year's Honours list.

Charges over mother and son killings

Mon, 2013-12-30 14:44
A 32-year-old man is charged with murdering a mother and her young son, whose bodies were discovered in a house in Midlothian at the weekend.

VIDEO: 'Do dames eat toast for Christmas? '

Mon, 2013-12-30 14:36
Actress Penelope Keith says she is "delighted" to be made a dame in the New Year Honours list.

New Year OBEs for 'Netmums' founders

Mon, 2013-12-30 14:35
The three founders of the parenting website Netmums have received OBEs in the New Years Honours list.

VIDEO: Karren Brady 'proud' to receive CBE

Mon, 2013-12-30 14:35
Football boss Karren Brady says she was surprised but proud to learn she was to receive a CBE for services to entrepreneurship and women in business.

New Year Honours: Ten famous faces

Mon, 2013-12-30 14:34
Ten of the big names on New Year's Honours list

VIDEO: Crawford: 'CBE hard to keep secret'

Mon, 2013-12-30 14:32
The actor Michael Crawford has been awarded a CBE as part of the New Year's Honours list.

Acting dames among showbiz honours

Mon, 2013-12-30 14:31
Penelope Keith and Angela Lansbury are among those made dames in the New Year Honours list, with Antony Gormley, Michael Crawford, Lynda Bellingham, Katherine Jenkins and Nicholas Parsons also receiving titles.

In pictures: Sir Antony Gormley

Mon, 2013-12-30 14:29
The work of sculptor and new knight, Sir Antony Gormley

Latvia hopes euro will bring stability

Mon, 2013-12-30 14:07
Latvia hopes joining the euro will bring stability

Iran billionaire Zanjani 'arrested'

Mon, 2013-12-30 12:32
The billionaire Iranian businessman Babak Zanjani is arrested after being accused of withholding state oil revenue, state media say.

Wilkins joins Fulham coaching team

Mon, 2013-12-30 12:30
Fulham appoint former manager Ray Wilkins as assistant head coach to Rene Meulensteen at Craven Cottage.

S Sudan's Kiir rules out power share

Mon, 2013-12-30 12:26
South Sudan President Salva Kiir rules out a power-sharing deal with rebel leader Riek Machar to try to halt violence that has killed at least 1,000.

US announces six drone test sites

Mon, 2013-12-30 12:20
America's aviation agency announces the six states that will test commercial drones, a step towards unleashing the pilotless aircraft in US skies.

VIDEO: Murray Walker 'world of F1 in shock'

Mon, 2013-12-30 12:19
Former F1 commentator Murray Walker says the 'world of Formula 1 is in deep shock' at the news that Michael Schumacher is fighting for his life following a skiing accident.

IOC 'confident' despite Russia bombs

Mon, 2013-12-30 12:18
The International Olympic Committee expresses confidence Russia will deliver a secure Games in Sochi, after two deadly bombings hit Volgograd.

DR Congo 'repulses terror attacks'

Mon, 2013-12-30 12:17
DR Congo's army repulses several attacks in the capital, Kinshasa, killing about 46 members of an "unknown terrorist group", the government says.

F1 world rallies around Schumacher

Mon, 2013-12-30 12:07
Formula 1 and the world of sport rallies around Michael Schumacher as he "fights for his life" after a ski accident.

Procession kicks off Hogmanay events

Mon, 2013-12-30 12:04
A torchlight procession through the centre of Edinburgh has kicked off the city's official Hogmanay celebrations.

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