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Further redundancies at City Link

Wed, 2015-01-07 05:40
The administrators of collapsed parcel delivery company City Link announce a further 230 redundancies at the firm, taking the total to 2,586.

Stricken cargo ship 'is drifting'

Wed, 2015-01-07 05:38
A stricken cargo ship in the Solent has begun to drift, the Hampshire Police Marine Unit says.

Ebola test results due on patient

Wed, 2015-01-07 05:35
Ebola test results are expected on a patient who is being monitored in an isolation unit at the Royal Glamorgan Hospital near Cardiff.

PM condemns 'barbaric' Paris attack

Wed, 2015-01-07 05:29
David Cameron and Ed Miliband open PMQs with statements of support for France after at least 12 people are shot dead in Paris.

Girl's funeral delayed amid visa row

Wed, 2015-01-07 05:16
The family of a five-year-girl who died after being hit by a car in Eastbourne have been denied visas to attend her funeral, the local MP says.

The north/south divide of UK politics

Wed, 2015-01-07 05:14
Seldom has the disjuncture in politics, north and south of the Border, been more evident than in the controversy which has attended Jim Murphy's comments about using a "mansion tax" to hire nurses in Scotland.

Fry's partner given driving ban

Wed, 2015-01-07 05:13
Elliott Spencer, the partner of comedian Stephen Fry, is banned from driving after speeding to get his fiance to the Hay-on-Wye festival.

VIDEO: Rooftop video of Paris shooting

Wed, 2015-01-07 04:48
Video taken from a rooftop in Paris show two gunmen attacking a magazine office leaving 12 people dead

Patients 'getting stuck in hospital'

Wed, 2015-01-07 04:45
Hospitals are reporting they are facing problems discharging patients as they struggle to cope with A&E pressures.

VIDEO: Sainsbury's 'disappointing' Christmas

Wed, 2015-01-07 04:41
Sainsbury's has announced its worst Christmas sales for a decade - with its new boss saying the rest of the year will "remain challenging".

Winter storm hits Mid-East refugees

Wed, 2015-01-07 04:37
A fierce winter storm brings freezing temperatures to the Middle East, raising worries about the plight of the millions of refugees there.

Country house sold to French baron

Wed, 2015-01-07 04:34
A country house that was a favourite haunt of King James I is sold to a French baron after being saved by English Heritage.

Evans Oldham Athletic deal is agreed

Wed, 2015-01-07 04:34
Convicted rapist Ched Evans has agreed a deal to sign for League One club Oldham Athletic, BBC Sport understands.

Pooh sticks organisers seek new home

Wed, 2015-01-07 04:32
Organisers of the World Pooh Sticks Championships are looking for a new venue after 31 years at Little Wittenham, Oxfordshire.

Nun 'threw boiling water over boy'

Wed, 2015-01-07 04:31
The Historical Institutional Abuse Inquiry is told that a young boy was scalded by boiling water after being assaulted by a nun at a Belfast children's home.

Muhammad Ali released from hospital

Wed, 2015-01-07 04:27
Muhammad Ali, an icon of the boxing ring, is released from hospital and back home after being admitted last month with a urinary tract infection.

Enrique quiet on Messi reports

Wed, 2015-01-07 04:26
Barcelona coach Luis Enrique declines to comment on reports of a fall-out with "best player in the world" Lionel Messi.

VIDEO: Massacre at French magazine office

Wed, 2015-01-07 04:24
Richard Galpin reports on the shooting at the office of the French satirical magazine, Charlie Hebdo, in Paris.

Should a Belgian murderer be allowed euthanasia?

Wed, 2015-01-07 04:24
Should a Belgian murderer be allowed euthanasia?

Receptionists 'give careers advice'

Wed, 2015-01-07 04:17
Secondary schools in England are using teaching assistants and receptionists to give pupils careers advice, MPs have warned.

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