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Emmerdale story upsets Clutha family

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 12:03
Hundreds of people sign a petition asking ITV to withdraw an Emmerdale storyline about a helicopter crash following the Clutha disaster.

Cardiff road shut after body found

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 11:56
The body of a man is found on one of Cardiff's busiest roads, police say.

Police in Rio 'killed hundreds'

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 11:55
Amnesty International says that military police in the Brazilian city of Rio have killed more than 1,500 people in the last five years.

German carmakers buy Nokia's mapping

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 11:44
German vehicle manufacturers Audi, BMW and Daimler are buying Nokia's Here digital mapping business for 2.8bn euros (£2bn).

US hospitals warned on drug pump use

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 11:39
The US Food and Drug Administration is 'strongly encouraging' hospitals not to use a drug pump system made by a leading medical supplier.

Syrian plane crashes in bomb raids

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 11:37
A Syrian warplane crashes in a marketplace in the north-western town of Ariha amid bombing raids, killing 12 people, activists say.

Two arrested after double stabbing

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 11:35
Two men are arrested after a double stabbing incident in Portrush, County Antrim.

MH370 investigators meet in Paris

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 11:28
Malaysian officials meet French investigators in Paris before tests are carried out on a wing part suspected of being from missing flight MH370.

VIDEO: 'What about support for sex abuse survivors?'

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 11:16
As £3m is earmarked to help tackle child sexual abuse in Rotherham, sexual abuse survivor Sarah Wilson, who has waived her right to anonymity, says it is vital that the funding helps families and survivors rebuild their lives.

Ferries contract document published

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 11:15
Caledonian MacBrayne and Serco are invited to make their final bids for the new contract to run Clyde and Hebrides Ferry Services.

Everyone 'must take vitamin D pills'

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 11:12
Everyone should consider taking vitamin D supplements to counter the lack of sunshine in England, government experts are proposing.

UK manufacturing picks up in July

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 11:09
UK manufacturing growth picks up in July from a 26-month low in June, but growth remains "near stagnant", a survey suggests.

Cyclist dies in RideLondon challenge

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 11:06
A 55-year-old man dies from a suspected heart attack while taking part in a "mass participation" RideLondon cycle challenge.

Ronaldo 'gives agent Greek island'

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 10:53
Multi-millionaire Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo gives his agent Jorge Mendes a Greek island as a wedding present, media reports say.

Burundi leader in vengeance warning

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 10:51
Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza warns against vengeance and urges calm following the assassination of a senior general on Sunday

The Football League Managers XI

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 10:49
Bruce and Butcher at the back? Sheringham and Hasselbaink up front? BBC Sport picks its ultimate Football League Managers XI.

Retailers defend milk pricing policy

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 10:33
Retailers in Northern Ireland defend supermarkets' milk pricing policy after protests by farmers over what they get paid for their product.

VIDEO: Blind Date couple's Cilla Black tribute

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 10:30
Alex and Sue Tatham, who met on the television show Blind Date, have paid tribute to host Cilla Black who has died aged 72.

California wildfire doubles in size

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 10:13
California firefighters stretched to the limit as they attempt to bring 21 major fires under control across the drought-ridden state.

Financial advisers under scrutiny

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 10:00
Money advice costs can be complicated and varied, consumer groups say, as the government opens a review into the sector.