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SF releases welfare reform dossier

Wed, 2015-03-11 09:14
Sinn Féin releases a 25-page dossier in an attempt to explain why they decided to withdraw their support from the welfare reform bill.

Mandelson doubts over Labour victory

Wed, 2015-03-11 08:58
Ex-cabinet minister Lord Mandelson has predicted Labour will not win a majority at May's general election, saying there will be another hung Parliament.

Allman biopic train death trial ends

Wed, 2015-03-11 08:56
The director of a biopic about singer Gregg Allman pleads guilty to involuntary manslaughter in a case involving a fatal train crash on the film's set.

Rangers to appoint McCall as manager

Wed, 2015-03-11 08:48
Stuart McCall is to be appointed Rangers manager until the end of the season, BBC Scotland has learned.

Talk of SNP deal will dog Miliband

Wed, 2015-03-11 08:48
The Conservatives believe they are on to a winner by alleging the Labour leader will have to make a deal with the SNP, writes Laura Kuenssberg.

UK military health worker has Ebola

Wed, 2015-03-11 08:45
A UK military healthcare worker based in Sierra Leone tests positive for Ebola, Public Health England announces.

VIDEO: Nasa tests enormous rocket booster

Wed, 2015-03-11 08:38
At a site in the Utah desert, in the US, Nasa test-fires the biggest rocket ever made, part of its Space Launch System which is expected to pave the way for manned missions to Mars.

Apple faces online service faults

Wed, 2015-03-11 08:34
Several of Apple's online services stop working after the company is hit by an unspecified fault.

Japan marks tsunami anniversary

Wed, 2015-03-11 08:23
Ceremonies are held to mark the 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan, as the country's emperor says the situation for survivors remains severe.

VIDEO: Jeremy Clarkson jokes with reporters

Wed, 2015-03-11 08:23
Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson faced reporters as he left his flat in Kensington in west London.

MPs back standardised cigarette packs

Wed, 2015-03-11 08:21
MPs have voted in favour of the introduction of standardised packaging for cigarettes in the UK.

Street preacher 'made abusive rants'

Wed, 2015-03-11 08:21
A Christian street preacher targeted Muslims and gay people in "religiously-aggravated" sermons delivered in the middle of a high street, a court has heard.

What next for the 'almighty dollar'?

Wed, 2015-03-11 08:19
The Fed is facing a series of decisions which could affect economies around the globe.

Man jailed over child sex abuse

Wed, 2015-03-11 08:18
A 45-year-old Conwy man is jailed for four years for a string of child sex abuse offences.

Clarkson jokes about BBC suspension

Wed, 2015-03-11 08:14
Jeremy Clarkson makes light of his suspension by the BBC as an online petition for him to be reinstated tops 400,000 signatures.

Dodging Bullets wins Champion Chase

Wed, 2015-03-11 08:09
Dodging Bullets, trained by Paul Nicholls, wins the Queen Mother Champion Chase at Cheltenham.

Mother charged over toddler's death

Wed, 2015-03-11 08:09
A mother and her partner are charged over the death of her young daughter from a head injury.

Lawes and Brown back for England

Wed, 2015-03-11 08:07
England make two changes for the Six Nations match against Scotland, with Courtney Lawes and Mike Brown returning to the XV.

Your pictures: Castles

Wed, 2015-03-11 07:58
Readers' photographs on the theme of castles

Fresh US sanctions over Ukraine

Wed, 2015-03-11 07:54
he US has imposed sanctions on 14 Ukrainian separatists and Russians, including the former prime minister of Ukraine.