National / International News

Glamorgan debt write-off warning

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 22:03
Glamorgan cricket club could go out of business and the local economy could lose out on millions of pounds if most of the club's £16m debts are not written off, it is warned.

People against me at QPR - Redknapp

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 21:52
Harry Redknapp tells BBC Sport that "behind-the-scenes agendas" contributed to his sudden exit as QPR manager this year.

Zero inflation: What does it mean?

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 21:42
The UK's inflation is at its lowest level since records began, but how will it affect consumers and businesses?

Lib Dem 'Help to Rent' plan proposed

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 21:34
A plan to make it easier for young people to rent homes in Wales is proposed by the Liberal Democrats.

Bruce's tomb relics on display

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 21:24
The remaining fragments of the tomb of Robert the Bruce are to be displayed together for the first time - at the home of Sir Walter Scott.

Malaysia toughens sedition law

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 21:09
Malaysia approves tougher penalties under the controversial sedition law, despite criticism from the UN.

Paramedic stress 'dangerously high'

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 21:05
Paramedics in Northern Ireland face an "enormous burden of stress", a trade union survey suggests.

Teenage eating disorder numbers rocket

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 21:04
A record number of teenagers are ending up in Welsh hospitals after being diagnosed with an eating disorder.

VIDEO: Pensioner 'descendant of King Alfred'

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 19:46
A man from Taunton has traced his family tree back to England's first king, Alfred the Great.

Hamilton fastest in China practice

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 19:39
Lewis Hamilton sets an impressive pace for Mercedes in the first practice session at the Chinese Grand Prix.

VIDEO: Lighthouse revamp work gets underway

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 19:34
Work on a £500,000 scheme to revamp a derelict lighthouse on a nature reserve in East Yorkshire is underway.

Biden praises Iraq over IS fight

BBC - Thu, 2015-04-09 19:14
US Vice-President Joe Biden gives an upbeat assessment of Iraq's progress against Islamic State, saying the militant group's advance has been "halted".