National / International News

Egypt's Morsi faces first verdict

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 23:24
Egypt's former President Mohammed Morsi is due to hear his first verdict since his ousting on charges of inciting the killing of protesters.

VIDEO: Christian health worker 'painted as crazy'

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 23:19
Christian health worker Victoria Wasteney speaks about accusations she tried to convert a Muslim colleague.

'Online diet pills' inquest to open

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 23:05
An inquest into the death of a student from Shrewsbury thought to have taken "highly toxic" diet pills bought online is due to open.

'Vigilante' probe: Second man held

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 23:00
A second suspected paedophile hunter is arrested on suspicion of tracking down and attacking alleged sex offenders.

Strong Primark sales boost AB Foods

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 22:57
Primark posts a 15% increase in sales, boosted by a strengthening pound and a strong Christmas period.

VIDEO: Auschwitz guard trial due to start

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 22:54
A former guard at Auschwitz is due to go on trial today charged with more than 300,000 counts of accessory to murder.

Orange Order move on parades dispute

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 22:47
The Orange Order commissions a think tank to review the Crumlin Road parade dispute in north Belfast.

Queen celebrates 89th birthday

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 22:41
As the Queen celebrates her 89th birthday privately at Windsor Castle, celebratory music and gun salutes take place in Hyde Park.

VIDEO: Flawless 100 carat diamond for sale

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 22:39
Sotheby's in London is to auction what it says is a 'flawless' 100 carat diamond.

Tuesday's gossip column

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 22:29
Juventus willing to pay £50m for Sterling, Liverpool target Depay, Klopp rejects West Ham, plus more.

Henderson close to five-year deal

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 22:23
Liverpool midfielder Jordan Henderson is close to agreeing a new £100,000-a-week deal with the Premier League club.

Japan train sets new speed record

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 21:32
A Japanese magnetic levitation train breaks its own world speed record, hitting 603km/h (374mph) on a test run near Mount Fuji.

Call centre announces 300 new jobs

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 21:21
A call centre firm announces 300 new jobs at its site in Cardiff.

DNA solves Patagonia bones mystery

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 21:20
More than 150 years after the first Welsh settlers landed in Argentina, a firefighter from Conwy county helps end the mystery of one of the first arrivals in Patagonia.

'You find a way to cope with it'

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 21:17
Tom Poynton on returning to cricket one year after the car crash that killed his father and nearly ended his career.

Driverless cars plan for rural areas

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 21:09
Driverless cars could help improve poor public transport links in rural Wales, Wrexham university academics claim.

South Korea PM offers to resign

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 19:30
South Korea's Prime Minister Lee Wan-koo offers to resign after facing accusations of accepting bribes.

Groundhog Day set for London stage

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 18:29
A stage musical adaptation of classic comedy film Groundhog Day is to have its world premiere at the Old Vic in 2016.

Mindfulness 'option for depression'

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 18:16
A mindfulness-based therapy could provide a "new choice for millions of people" with recurrent depression, a study in the Lancet says.

AC/DC drummer Rudd pleads guilty

BBC - Mon, 2015-04-20 17:20
Phil Rudd, drummer with Australian hard rock group AC/DC, unexpectedly pleads guilty at a New Zealand court to making a threat to kill.

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