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article 10 July 2015 Politics
'Birmingham's benefits queen': I fear eviction after budget

Will the poorer get poorer after the benefit changes announced by George Osborne? Darshna Soni meets a single mum with eight children, who is worried she could be evicted because of the welfare cap.

article 11 May 2014 Culture, Austria
Drag queen hails Eurovision win as victory for tolerance

Austria's 'bearded lady' Conchita Wurst triumphs at the Eurovision Song Contest despite petitions to have her edited out of the broadcast.

article 04 June 2012 UK
Hew Locke: the Queen through my eyes

To mark the Queen's Diamond Jubilee, Channel 4 News asks a cartoonist, a sculptor, an actress and a photographer to describe their view of her majesty.

video 25 December 2013 UK

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Renewed happiness and hope: Queen's Christmas message

The Queen speaks about her great-grandson Prince George in her Christmas broadcast, and said the birth of a baby allows people to think about the future with renewed "happiness and hope".

article 11 April 2013 UK, Argentina
The Queen and Jeremy Clarkson among Thatcher funeral guests

As details of the guests at Margaret Thatcher's funeral emerge, the decision of the Queen to attend remains controversial, as does the scale of the ceremony.

article 25 December 2010 UK
Queen's speech focuses on sport to build communities

The Queen highlighted the importance of sport as a medium to help build communities and create harmony in her Christmas Day message to the nation.

article 18 July 2015 UK
Palace defends footage of Queen's Nazi salute

Buckingham Palace says it is "disappointing" The Sun newspaper has released a film showing the Queen and Queen mother giving Nazi salutes around 1933.

article 09 May 2012 UK
Can this slimline Queen's speech boost job creation?

Jobs Report: the government says the laws in the Queen's speech can make this one of the world's most-business-friendly countries. But the response from Channel 4 News' job ambassadors is lukewarm.

article 11 June 2011 Culture
Bruce Forsyth leads Queen's Birthday Honours List

Showbiz legend Bruce Forsyth receives a long-awaited knighthood in the Queen's honours list. Friend and entertainer Jimmy Tarbuck tells Channel 4 News Sir Bruce is an "icon" of British television.

article 16 May 2011 UK, Ireland
Queen's Ireland visit aims to heal old wounds

Security is on high alert across Ireland as the country prepares for its first-ever visit from the Queen. Carl Dinnen says the success of the trip is crucial for both Ireland and the UK.