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DUP in independent debate body call

Tue, 2015-03-10 22:39
The DUP will use parliamentary time in Westminster later to call for an independent body to be put in charge of television election debates.

Diesel car 'demonisation' condemned

Tue, 2015-03-10 22:35
The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders, a car industry group, launches a campaign to combat the 'demonisation' of diesel in the wake of a Paris ban on the cars.

Pensioner dies in Penarth house fire

Tue, 2015-03-10 22:33
An elderly woman dies in a house fire at Penarth in the Vale of Glamorgan, fire crews confirm.

Hamilton v Rosberg rivalry part II

Tue, 2015-03-10 22:25
Will personal and professional instability derail Lewis Hamilton as another intense battle with Nico Rosberg commences?

Pakistan soldiers raid MQM office

Tue, 2015-03-10 22:24
Paramilitary troops in Pakistan raid and seal off the headquarters of the MQM party, the biggest political party in Karachi.

No speed cut on death crash road

Tue, 2015-03-10 22:11
There are no plans to cut the speed on the section of the A470 which saw four people die in a crash.

Give 'Scots job priority' - poll

Tue, 2015-03-10 22:11
Most Scots think job recruiters should give priority to British people over immigrants, a poll for the BBC suggests.

Missing girl found safe and well

Tue, 2015-03-10 22:08
A 14-year-old girl who was the subject of a national alert after she went missing from home is found safe and well.

The father searching for his abducted son

Tue, 2015-03-10 22:04
The father desperately searching for his little boy

Amnesty condemns Iran birth drive

Tue, 2015-03-10 21:48
Laws aimed at boosting Iran's population reduce women to "baby-making machines", the rights group Amnesty International warns.

Broadcasters criticised over debates

Tue, 2015-03-10 21:30
Broadcasters are breaching impartiality rules and "playing politics" in the row over TV election debates, ex-BBC, ITV and Channel 4 boss Lord Grade says.

Danny Dyer dedicates award to Hopkins

Tue, 2015-03-10 21:27
The EastEnders actor dedicates his latest award win to Katie Hopkins after they had a Twitter row about his engagement.

Fears grow for missing Charlotte, 14

Tue, 2015-03-10 21:08
Fears are growing for a 14-year-old girl missing from her home after police ruled out a possible sighting.

S Korea 'nut rage' attendant sues

Tue, 2015-03-10 21:06
A flight attendant involved in the Korean Air "nut rage" incident sues the airline and jailed former executive Heather Cho in New York.

Top Gear halted over Clarkson 'punch'

Tue, 2015-03-10 20:56
The BBC is expected to scrap the remainder of the current Top Gear TV series after allegations that presenter Jeremy Clarkson punched a producer.

Ferguson city manager resigns

Tue, 2015-03-10 19:02
The chief executive of the US city Ferguson, in Missouri, resigns after a federal report released last week alleged widespread racial bias.

Who wants what in Libya?

Tue, 2015-03-10 18:16
Four years after the fall of Colonel Gadaffi, Libya has two governments, two parliaments and two armies. And now Islamic State as well. What do they all want?

Churchill Magna Carta plan revealed

Tue, 2015-03-10 18:14
Papers revealing Winston Churchill's plans to give the US one of four copies of Magna Carta in return for support in World War Two are part of an exhibition bringing them together for the first time.

US state considers firing squads

Tue, 2015-03-10 18:04
Lawmakers in the US state Utah pass a bill proposing the use of firing squads to carry out the death penalty if lethal injections drugs are not available.

Armour-piercing bullets remain legal

Tue, 2015-03-10 17:59
Bullets able to pierce police officers' protective vests will remain legal in the US after a proposed ban met with fierce opposition.