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220 new jobs at exhaust factory

Mon, 2014-05-12 03:17
A car exhaust factory is to create 220 jobs at a new site in Merthyr, the Welsh government announces.

Inquiry begins into toddler's death

Mon, 2014-05-12 03:09
A fatal accident inquiry opens into the death of toddler Declan Hainey whose remains were found at his home in Paisley in March 2010.

Beekeepers named in road death crash

Mon, 2014-05-12 02:47
A beekeeping society in Pembrokeshire pays tribute to two of its members who died in a crash at the weekend.

Martin and Forsyth in Scotland squad

Mon, 2014-05-12 02:46
Derby County duo Chris Martin and Craig Forsyth receive their first Scotland call-ups for the friendly against Nigeria.

BSkyB bids to consolidate Sky Europe

Mon, 2014-05-12 02:42
BSkyB has approached Sky broadcasters in Germany and Italy, which are all majority-owned by Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox, in an attempt to create a European TV giant.

AUDIO: Scientists 'able to induce lucid dreams'

Mon, 2014-05-12 02:41
Michael Nitsche discusses findings from scientists in Germany that suggest more frequent lucid dreams can be induced by sending weak electrical signals into the brain.

Inside UK immigration removal centres

Mon, 2014-05-12 02:41
Life inside the UK’s detention centres

VIDEO: New video released of Nigerian girls

Mon, 2014-05-12 02:40
New video claiming to show a number of the kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls has been released by the Islamist militant group, Boko Haram.

The ubiquity of the modern beep

Mon, 2014-05-12 02:35
The man responsible for the reversing vehicle beeps

Robot arm gets official US approval

Mon, 2014-05-12 02:32
A robot arm capable of picking up delicate objects has been approved for use by US medical authorities.

Deep-sea sub 'implodes' 10km-down

Mon, 2014-05-12 02:16
One of the world's most capable deep-sea research vessels is lost while exploring the Kermadec Trench in New Zealand.

AUDIO: Tony Hancock was an 'everyman'

Mon, 2014-05-12 02:14
Hancock's Half Hour writers Ray Galton and Alan Simpson discuss their memories of working with Tony Hancock.

Ten moments that shaped the title race

Mon, 2014-05-12 02:01
Ten moments that shaped the title race

UK mental health cost of Afghan war

Mon, 2014-05-12 02:00
There has been a "significant increase" in the number of Afghanistan veterans seeking mental health treatment, charity Combat Stress says.

AUDIO: Businesses face 'political uncertainty'

Mon, 2014-05-12 01:53
"Political uncertainty" is the biggest risk facing businesses, CBI director-general John Cridland tells the BBC's Simon Jack.

'Boris buggies' for babies?

Mon, 2014-05-12 01:53
A new idea for the baby about town

130 jobs boost for NI bus company

Mon, 2014-05-12 01:52
Wrightbus, the Ballymena bus company, is creating 130 jobs.

Pension age plan 'not fair on Scots'

Mon, 2014-05-12 01:49
Holyrood's new pensioners' rights minister Shona Robison believes UK-wide plans to raise the retirement age are not fair on Scots.

Yemen drone strike 'kills militants'

Mon, 2014-05-12 01:48
At least six suspected militants are killed in a drone strike in eastern Yemen, as the army continues an offensive against al-Qaeda strongholds.

Dewani condition 'has improved'

Mon, 2014-05-12 01:41
The condition of Shrien Dewani, accused of arranging his wife's killing on their honeymoon in South Africa "has improved", the South African Press Association reports.
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