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David Cameron and Ed Miliband consider live internet debate

Labour leader has accused the Prime Minister of being “chicken”

Jeremy Clarkson leaves his home in London, as he laughed off his latest controversy telling reporters he was 'just off to the job centre'

Jeremy Clarkson: Other channels prepare to poach presenter if he leaves BBC

Almost half a million people have signed an online petition calling for the presenter to be reinstated

HBO Now: UK won’t be getting Game of Thrones studio's app on its Apple TVs

A tie-up with the American network means only US watchers will be able to get access to its shows — though there might be ways around it

BBC Trust chief Rona Fairhead should quit over HSBC job, Margaret Hodge tells Commons committee

Labour MP describes Trust chairwoman as 'incredibly naive or totally incompetent' with regard to whether she knew about tax avoidance within the bank

King Richard III, by an unknown 16th-century artist; King Richard's head

Royal snub for BBC as C4 bag rights for King Richard III burial

Channel 4 promises a week of exclusive programming as king found under car park is laid to rest

Rona Fairhead said she would not act as a 'cheerleader' for the BBC

BBC Trust should be abolished and replaced with external regulator, says trust chairwoman Rona Fairhead

'It's clear the BBC has been damaged in recent years'

Graham Norton is believed to be the BBC's highest earner

BBC cuts talent costs but faces an exodus of star presenters, report warns

Overall spending on talent has gone down from £221 millon to £188 million

Bill O'Reilly attends The Hollywood Reporter 35 Most Powerful People In Media Celebration at The Four Seasons Restaurant on April 16, 2014 in New York City

Bill O'Reilly did not witness bombings in Belfast but 'has seen photos', Fox News admits

It is the second time he and the channel have clarified previous statements

Tony Hall, the BBC director-general, described last year as being 'fantastic' for the corporation

BBC boss promises myBBC digital revolution will protect personal data

Lord Hall was discussing BBC's future plans

The BBC logo is displayed above the main entrance to Television Centre in London

Licence fee: What is the BBC charge – and how will the changes affect you?

Lord Hall is expected to announce his support of the select committee's findings today

The BBC will back a radical overhaul of the licence fee, paving the way for the end of the current system of funding the state broadcaster

End of the licence fee: BBC to back radical overhaul of how it is funded

Director-General backs idea for 500,000 more households to pay universal levy

CNN has identity crisis as channel mistakes Vladimir Putin for Jihadi John

Jihadi John has actually been identified as a 26-year-old Londoner

UKIP: The First 100 Days imagined Ukip leader Nigel Farage as Prime Minister; the programme received over 6,500 complaints

Ukip: The First 100 Days - Ofcom investigates C4's spoof documentary after over 6,500 complaints

Ofcom said it had launched an official investigation

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Channel 4 could be sold for £1bn by a new Tory government

Some senior Tory figures are in favour of divesting ownership of the TV station

Mary Anne Hobbs interview: Carrier of John Peel's music legacy

The 6 Music DJ and judge at the iSessions battle of the bands explains how her former Radio 1 mentor influences her today

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Miliband's unlikely journey from hapless geek to heart-throb

He was meant to be Labour's biggest handicap - but has become almost an asset
General Election 2015: A guide to the smaller parties, from the the National Health Action Party to the Church of the Militant Elvis Party

On the margins

From Militant Elvis to Women's Equality: a guide to the underdogs standing in the election
Amr Darrag: Ex-Muslim Brotherhood minister in exile still believes Egypt's military regime can be replaced with 'moderate' Islamic rule

'This is the battle of young Egypt for the future of our country'

Ex-Muslim Brotherhood minister Amr Darrag still believes the opposition can rid Egypt of its military regime and replace it with 'moderate' Islamic rule, he tells Robert Fisk
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Why patients must rely less on doctors

Improving our own health is the 'blockbuster drug of the century'
Sarah Lucas is the perfect artist to represent Britain at the Venice Biennale

Flesh in Venice

Sarah Lucas has filled the British pavilion at the Venice Biennale with slinky cats and casts of her female friends' private parts. It makes you proud to be a woman, says Karen Wright
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11 best anti-ageing day creams

Slow down the ageing process with one of these high-performance, hardworking anti-agers
Juventus 2 Real Madrid 1: Five things we learnt, including Iker Casillas is past it and Carlos Tevez remains effective

Juventus vs Real Madrid

Five things we learnt from the Italian's Champions League first leg win over the Spanish giants
Ashes 2015: Test series looks a lost cause for England... whoever takes over as ECB director of cricket

Ashes series looks a lost cause for England...

Whoever takes over as ECB director of cricket, says Stephen Brenkley
Fishing for votes with Nigel Farage: The Ukip leader shows how he can work an audience as he casts his line to the disaffected of Grimsby

Fishing is on Nigel Farage's mind

Ukip leader casts a line to the disaffected
Who is bombing whom in the Middle East? It's amazing they don't all hit each other

Who is bombing whom in the Middle East?

Robert Fisk untangles the countries and factions
China's influence on fashion: At the top of the game both creatively and commercially

China's influence on fashion

At the top of the game both creatively and commercially
Lord O’Donnell: Former cabinet secretary on the election and life away from the levers of power

The man known as GOD has a reputation for getting the job done

Lord O'Donnell's three principles of rule
Rainbow shades: It's all bright on the night

Rainbow shades

It's all bright on the night
'It was first time I had ever tasted chocolate. I kept a piece, and when Amsterdam was liberated, I gave it to the first Allied soldier I saw'

Bread from heaven

Dutch survivors thank RAF for World War II drop that saved millions
Britain will be 'run for the wealthy and powerful' if Tories retain power - Labour

How 'the Axe' helped Labour

UK will be 'run for the wealthy and powerful' if Tories retain power