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Possible fines for hospital smokers

Tue, 2015-02-03 22:06
Hospitals across Wales are considering fining smokers on-the-spot if found smoking on hospital grounds.

VIDEO: Moment plane crashes in Taipei

Tue, 2015-02-03 22:01
Footage of the TransAsia Airways crash in Taipei appears to show the plane hitting the bridge moments before plunging into a river.

Ex-BP boss: North Sea costs must fall

Tue, 2015-02-03 21:51
Former BP chief executive Lord Browne warns that North Sea oil operators must cut their costs so they can compete globally.

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?

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