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City region plan to be unveiled

Tue, 2015-02-03 21:51
Proposals for a city region involving Cardiff, Newport and Bristol will be unveiled on Wednesday.

Cancer cases rise for men and women

Tue, 2015-02-03 21:48
As new figures show cancer cases remain on the rise in Wales, a charity calls for more help for smokers to quit their habit.

Calls to extend new teachers scheme

Tue, 2015-02-03 21:35
School principals appeal to Northern Ireland's education minister to retain a scheme that provides work for hundreds of newly qualified teachers and extra help for pupils.

Barrier call at fatal crashes site

Tue, 2015-02-03 21:28
A crash barrier removed from the site where there have been two fatal accidents should be replaced, according to a leading expert in highway safety.

Tobacco processing plant uncovered

Tue, 2015-02-03 21:24
The first raw tobacco processing plant ever to be discovered in Northern Ireland is raided by customs officers.

Woman charged over death of baby

Tue, 2015-02-03 21:22
A woman is charged after the death of a baby who was found injured in the Longstone area of Edinburgh.

Australia dig unearths mutiny victim

Tue, 2015-02-03 20:51
The skeleton of a victim from one of Australia's most famous shipwrecks - and the subsequent massacre - is unearthed by archaeologists.

YouTube: Subtitles not good enough

Tue, 2015-02-03 20:17
The comments come in response to a campaign from a hard-of-hearing vlogger who says the current standard isn't good enough.

Government 'failing' on care pledge

Tue, 2015-02-03 20:16
The government is failing to honour a pledge to move patients with learning difficulties into community care, the National Audit Office says.

VIDEO: Plane plummets into Taiwan river

Tue, 2015-02-03 20:12
At least eight people have died after a TransAsia Airways plane clipped a bridge and crashed into a river near the Taiwanese capital, Taipei.

MPs to press Chilcot on Iraq delays

Tue, 2015-02-03 19:35
The head of the official inquiry into the Iraq War will be questioned by MPs for the first time about its progress.

Biggest rodent 'fought with tusks'

Tue, 2015-02-03 19:30
Based on a study of its skull, scientists say that an extinct one-tonne relative of the guinea pig probably used its 30cm incisors like tusks.

VIDEO: Seven die as New York train hits car

Tue, 2015-02-03 19:23
A commuter train has hit a vehicle on the tracks north of New York City, killing at least seven people and injuring 12, officials have said.

NHS 111 'increasing pressure on NHS'

Tue, 2015-02-03 19:15
There has been a big increase in the number of people referred to GP surgeries and A&E, analysis of the NHS 111 urgent care line in England shows.

Taiwan plane crash-lands in river

Tue, 2015-02-03 19:07
A plane belonging to Taiwanese carrier TransAsia Airways crash-lands in a Taipei river with more than 50 people on board, local reports say.

Jordan executes convicted jihadists

Tue, 2015-02-03 18:59
Jordan executes two convicted prisoners, including a female jihadist, following the killing of one its pilots by Islamic State (IS) militants.

The state of UK theatre: Boom or bust?

Tue, 2015-02-03 18:58
New figures suggest the UK's most subsidised theatre companies have increased production over the last five years. What is the story behind the stats?

Top UK theatres staging more plays

Tue, 2015-02-03 18:58
The number of plays staged by the UK's most-subsidised theatre companies rose by a fifth between 2009 and 2014, BBC research suggests.

Asian stocks rise on oil recovery

Tue, 2015-02-03 18:51
Asian markets are mostly rising after US crude prices climbed for a fourth consecutive day, raising hopes the oil price crash may be nearing an end.

Been and Gone: The woman who swam with sharks, and the man who booked the Beatles

Tue, 2015-02-03 18:49
The woman who swam with sharks and other sad losses