National / International News

Beavers' return to rivers considered

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 00:39
Beavers could return to Welsh waters later this year centuries after they disappeared.

Man charged over £180k cocaine find

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 00:33
A 56-year-old man is charged after £180,000 of suspected cocaine was found during the search of a house in north Belfast.

Abbott vow after Queensland rout

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-01 00:11
Australian PM Tony Abbott vows he will learn the lessons of an election rout in Queensland but insists government is not a "popularity contest".

'New attack' on key Nigerian city

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-31 23:52
Boko Haram Islamist militants launch a fresh assault on the strategically important Nigerian city of Maiduguri, eyewitnesses say.

VIDEO: Mosques open doors to 'ease tensions'

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-31 23:51
More than 20 mosques will be opening their doors to the public on Sunday as part of a campaign organised by the Muslim Council of Britain.

Man scattering ashes swept out to sea

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-31 23:30
A fifty-one-year-old man is missing after being swept out to sea while scattering ashes in North Cornwall.

Jesus stickers cause insurance row

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-31 23:27
An insurance company threatens to void the policy of a Christian minister who put religious stickers on her car.

VIDEO: Balloonists in sea landing off Mexico

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-31 23:17
Two pilots in a helium balloon complete their Pacific crossing with a sea-landing off Mexico, setting two new milestones on a six-day trip.

'Rookie' Hamilton set for deal talks

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-31 23:00
World champion Lewis Hamilton says he knows his "worth" as he prepares for contract talks with Mercedes.

Death row Briton appeals for UK help

BBC - Sat, 2015-01-31 22:35
A British grandmother. sentenced to death for drug smuggling in Bali, has written to the UK government asking for legal help or funding for an appeal.