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US law firm to launch in Londonderry

Sun, 2014-04-20 00:34
A United States-based entertainment law company opens offices in Londonderry.

VIDEO: Rural poverty aid 'reluctance'

Sun, 2014-04-20 00:34
The UK's largest operator of food banks, the Trussell Trust, revealed this week that it handed out nearly a million food parcels in the past year, but in rural Scotland there is reluctance amongst some people to seek help with poverty.

French hostages home from Syria

Sun, 2014-04-20 00:33
Four French journalists released after 10 months in captivity in Syria arrive back in France.

'No fear' over all-women shortlists

Sun, 2014-04-20 00:28
A Labour peer says men in the party have "absolutely nothing to worry about" as a result of plans to increase the number of elected women politicians.

Hopkins secures historic victory

Sun, 2014-04-20 00:21
Bernard Hopkins becomes the oldest boxer to unify a weight division with a split-decision victory in Washington.

Man arrested over woman's death

Sun, 2014-04-20 00:05
A 40-year-old man is arrested in connection with the death of a woman following a disturbance in a flat in East Ayrshire.

VIDEO: Christians mark Easter in tense Ukraine

Sat, 2014-04-19 23:03
Orthodox Christians in Ukraine are celebrating Easter although the situation in the country remains unstable.

VIDEO: Baby prince meets a Bilby at the zoo

Sat, 2014-04-19 22:51
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge continued their royal tour of Australia with a tour of Taronga Zoo accompanied by their son Prince George.

VIDEO: Greek skies light up for Easter

Sat, 2014-04-19 22:44
Rival parishes on the Greek island of Chios have marked the evening before Orthodox Easter - by firing hundreds of rockets at each other's churches.

A political resignation and Labour's NHS plan - papers

Sat, 2014-04-19 20:51
A newspaper investigation prompting a Whitehall resignation, Labour's election plans and the latest in the alleged plot to "Islamise" schools all feature on Sunday's front pages.

VIDEO: More bodies found in ferry search

Sat, 2014-04-19 18:59
More bodies have been recovered in the search for missing passengers from a South Korean ferry which capsized and sank with hundreds of people on board.

Charities chief warns of extremism

Sat, 2014-04-19 17:25
Islamic extremism is the "most deadly" threat to charities in England and Wales, says William Shawcross, chairman of the Charity Commission.

Mother tells of lion park ordeal

Sat, 2014-04-19 16:59
A mother tells of her family's lucky escape after their car caught fire in the lion enclosure at Longleat Safari Park.

Brazil cars torched in protest

Sat, 2014-04-19 16:43
Residents of a poor community near Rio de Janeiro torch vehicles in protest at the deaths of two young men in incidents involving the police.

The mod and the rocker 50 years on

Sat, 2014-04-19 16:23
A mod and a rocker look back on the Clacton clashes 50 years ago

Flying the flag for county pride

Sat, 2014-04-19 16:21
Preserving the identities of England's counties

Entrepreneurs' highs and lows

Sat, 2014-04-19 16:13
Some of the UK's biggest entrepreneurs share their stories

In Pictures: 50 landmark BBC Two shows

Sat, 2014-04-19 16:08
Fifty landmark shows from 50 years of BBC Two

UN envoy and Israel in access row

Sat, 2014-04-19 16:08
The UN envoy to the Middle East accuses Israel of blocking his way to an Easter ceremony in Jerusalem, as Israel questions his judgement.

Novice 'steered South Korea ferry'

Sat, 2014-04-19 15:48
The South Korean ferry that sank on Wednesday was steered by a ship's mate unfamiliar with the waters where the accident occurred, officials say.
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