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Aurora 'possible over Scotland'

Tue, 2015-03-17 07:05
Lancaster University's AuroraWatch UK issues its second highest alert for sightings of the aurora borealis.

Child mental health - promises and challenges

Tue, 2015-03-17 07:03
Why has it taken so long to tackle poor mental health provision for the nation's children?

AirAsia crash: Search called off

Tue, 2015-03-17 06:56
The search for remaining bodies from a December AirAsia plane crash in the Java Sea ends on Tuesday night, Indonesia's rescue agency confirms.

Chief admits causing 96 deaths

Tue, 2015-03-17 06:55
Hillsborough match commander David Duckenfield accepts his failure to shut a tunnel to football terraces "was direct cause" of 96 deaths.

BBC Savile abuse report 'due in May'

Tue, 2015-03-17 06:54
A report into how Jimmy Savile and Stuart Hall carried out abuse while at the BBC is due to be published in May, the report's author has said

MEP's remarks "a joke", says Farage

Tue, 2015-03-17 06:52
UKIP leader Nigel Farage said his party's Scottish MEP should not have compared a Scottish government minister with a convicted terrorist.

Duchess awards St Patrick's shamrocks

Tue, 2015-03-17 06:48
The Duchess of Cambridge presents shamrocks to soldiers from the Irish Guards to mark St Patrick's Day.

MSPs reject anthem call by student

Tue, 2015-03-17 06:46
A petition calling for folk song Flower of Scotland to be made the country's official anthem is rejected by a committee of MSPs.

Abducted girl 'may meet' ex-teacher

Tue, 2015-03-17 06:44
A schoolgirl who was groomed and abducted by her maths teacher has been offered the chance to meet the man who abused her, her mother says.

World's worst team closer to Russia

Tue, 2015-03-17 06:28
Bhutan, the world's lowest ranked side, upset Sri Lanka to progress to the next round of the Asian World Cup qualifiers.

Protect abuse probe police, say MPs

Tue, 2015-03-17 06:26
Police and intelligence officers who give evidence about an alleged Westminster paedophile ring must be protected from prosecution, two Labour MPs say.

Egypt orders activist killing trial

Tue, 2015-03-17 06:21
Egypt's state prosecutor says a policeman must stand trial on charges of killing activist Shaimaa al-Sabbagh at a protest in Cairo in January.

TV station probe over offensive word

Tue, 2015-03-17 06:20
Television regulator Ofcom launches investigation after TV station Made in Cardiff broadcast offensive language before the watershed.

US plane returns after bomb threat

Tue, 2015-03-17 06:05
Local media reports say that passengers had to tackle the man as he charged the cockpit, claiming to have a bomb.

'Terminator' printer 'grows' objects

Tue, 2015-03-17 05:52
A new method of 3D printing that uses light and oxygen to 'grow' solid objects was inspired by the Terminator 2 film.

Wall crash baby 'killed by father'

Tue, 2015-03-17 05:43
A recovery truck that hit a wall, killing a baby, was driven by the baby's father, a family friend says.

DR Congo demonstrators arrested

Tue, 2015-03-17 05:32
At least 11 activists are arrested in DR Congo for protesting against the detention of pro-democracy activists, officials say.

Teachers' stress levels 'soaring'

Tue, 2015-03-17 05:24
Stress levels among teachers in England are 'soaring', with new data showing stress now accounts for most absence save for maternity.

Sotheby's auctions to stream on eBay

Tue, 2015-03-17 05:18
A partnership between the two companies will allow eBay users to browse Sotheby's catalogues and bid in real time.

Dentist probe patients contract virus

Tue, 2015-03-17 05:07
Five people treated by a dentist investigated for poor hygiene test positive for hepatitis C after the largest recall of patients in NHS history.

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