Brown bear

Brown bears seen in Chernobyl after 100-year absence

One-Minute Read Fri 28 Nov, AT 14:02

Three decades after nuclear disaster forced human retreat, brown bears have colonised Chernobyl

Three pranksters wearing clothing branded BassBuds

Furious Spurs drop BassBuds after 'comedy' pitch invasions

One-Minute Read Fri 28 Nov, AT 13:09

Three separate incidents in Europa League match could land Spurs with a hefty Uefa fine

Drone set loose in the skies above Chernobyl - video

Video Fri 28 Nov, AT 13:08

Danny Cooke flew his camera-equipped drone over Chernobyl and put the resulting film online

ThyssenKrupp Elevator

Willy Wonka style elevator invented by German company

One-Minute Read Fri 28 Nov, AT 12:47

The cable-free elevator can move horizontally as well as vertically – but doesn't fly into space

Black Friday 2014: arrests and injuries on 'biggest retail day'

Briefing Fri 28 Nov, AT 12:35

Police have been called to stores across the UK as US bargain-hunting frenzy Black Friday catches on

Shoppers in Beijing

Chinese clothes store bans 'annoying' Chinese shoppers

One-Minute Read Fri 28 Nov, AT 12:12

Sign on the Beijing clothes store reads 'Chinese people may not enter (except employees)'

Phil Hughes of Australia

Cricket pays tribute to Phillip Hughes with #putoutyourbats

First Reaction Fri 28 Nov, AT 12:03

Twitter unites to remember Australian star as fans and players post images of their bats

Former cabinet minister and Conservative MP Andrew Mitchell talks to the media after the court ruling.

Plebgate: what does libel ruling mean for Andrew Mitchell?

One-Minute Read Fri 28 Nov, AT 11:33

Judge describes MP's behaviour as 'childish' and says he probably did call police officers 'plebs'

Reflection of the Facebook logo

Facebook can video you without your knowledge, MPs warn

One-Minute Read Fri 28 Nov, AT 11:00

MPs criticise 'legalese' terms and conditions and say social media companies should reform how they collect and use data

Jamie Cooper-Hohn

£337m divorce payout not enough, says banker's wife

One-Minute Read Fri 28 Nov, AT 10:46

Estranged couple scrap over £700m fortune, including homes around the world, and a 'non-existent dog'

The Mole

Boris’s ‘Come to London’ call at odds with PM’s crackdown

Fri 28 Nov, AT 10:36 The Mole

As Cameron pledges curbs on benefits, mayor tells Singapore businessmen they are welcome in London

Brisbane storm

'Supercell' storm bombards Brisbane with giant hailstones

One-Minute Read Fri 28 Nov, AT 10:34

Strong winds and lethal balls of ice caused £50m of damage in the Australian city of Brisbane

Oil drill

Oil prices slump after Opec rules out production cut

One-Minute Read Fri 28 Nov, AT 10:28

Wealthy Gulf states ready to 'ride out' lower oil prices, even if it damages Opec's poorer members