National / International News

NI anger over roaming charges delay

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 22:31
Mobile phone customers who live close to Irish border react with anger after European Union governments block a plan to scrap roaming charges.

Survey suggests weakening NI economy

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 22:26
Northern Ireland's private sector saw a fall in economic output for the third month in a row during February, according to research by Ulster Bank.

BrewDog to create 130 new jobs

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 22:20
Aberdeenshire-based drinks firm BrewDog is to create 130 new jobs in response to demand for their craft beer.

Teaching training reforms 'critical'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 22:20
Teacher training is at a "critical turning point" and needs changing, according to a major independent review for the Welsh government.

Rivalries can make F1 2015 thrilling

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 22:20
Lewis Hamilton's and Nico Rosberg's battle for supremacy will lead a season set to burst with pressure and politics.

School support after death crash

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 22:05
Support will be offered at a Vale of Glamorgan school after pupils were involved in a fatal crash in Powys.

VIDEO: Pakistan Bieber fan duo find fame

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 21:31
When two sisters in a poor neighbourhood in Pakistan learned a Justin Bieber song they had no idea what doors it would open, the BBC's Shaimaa Khalil reports.

Anti-terror strategy 'a toxic brand'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 21:23
The government's "Prevent" strategy aimed at stopping violent extremism has become "a toxic brand", a former senior Muslim police officer says.

Arrests over rape suspect lynching

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 20:34
Police in north-eastern India say they have arrested 18 people over the lynching of a suspected rapist who was dragged from jail by a mob.

Met apology urged over Syria girls

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 20:15
The parents of the three UK schoolgirls missing in Syria demand an apology from the Metropolitan Police over a statement it issued in the case.

Teenage boys killed in crash named

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 19:55
Two boys aged 13 and 14, killed when the car they were in hit a tree, are named, along with two other teenagers left critically injured.

VIDEO: Baby saved after 14 hours in Utah river

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 18:59
Alastair Leithead reports on a baby girl found alive in a car 14 hours after the vehicle plunged into a river in Utah, killing her mother.

Warning over young diabetics' health

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 18:49
A "worryingly high" number of children with type 1 diabetes have warning signs of long-term health complications, including blindness, a report says.

C-section rates 'vary widely' in EU

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 18:43
There are wide variations in Caesarean section rates across Europe, indicating a lack of consensus about the best way of delivering babies, a study suggests.

Do MPs reply to people who tweet them?

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 18:33
Do MPs reply to people who tweet them?

The disappearing property ladder

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 18:29
Mariella Frostrup on how the 'property ladder' is out of reach for many

'Poisoned' dog's owners 'devastated'

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 18:18
The owners of a prize-winning dog speak of their devastation at his death, amid claims he was poisoned while competing at Crufts.

MP pressing for Elgin Marbles return

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 18:05
A parliamentary move to expedite the return of the Elgin Marbles from the UK to Greece will be made later by a Liberal Democrat MP.

Queen's message praises Commonwealth

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 17:49
The Queen is to use her Commonwealth Day radio message to say that its member states are "guardians of a precious flame".

Tories plan 'extreme cuts' - Labour

BBC - Sun, 2015-03-08 17:42
There would be "extreme" and "unprecedented" public spending cuts if the Conservatives won May's general election, Labour's Ed Balls is to argue.