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'Serious errors' in boy's heart care

Sun, 2015-02-01 19:42
A family whose son died after surgery at a paediatric heart unit in Leeds is told serious mistakes were made in his treatment.

Dazzling new look for Mersey ferry

Sun, 2015-02-01 19:03
A Mersey ferry is to undergo a transformation into a brightly coloured "dazzle ship" thanks to the man behind a famous Beatles album cover.

Police probe Bangkok mall blasts

Sun, 2015-02-01 19:03
Police in Thailand are investigating two bomb explosions outside a luxury shopping mall in Bangkok, the first such incident since a military coup in May.

Venezuelan shop owners arrested

Sun, 2015-02-01 18:08
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro says the owners of an unnamed chain of shops have been arrested for artificially creating long queues.

Stroke campaign 'reduced disability'

Sun, 2015-02-01 18:04
Campaign to raise awareness of stroke symptoms saves thousands from lasting damage, Public Health England says.

Doctors urged to tell patients names

Sun, 2015-02-01 18:00
More than 90 NHS organisations back a terminally ill doctor's campaign to encourage healthcare staff to introduce themselves to patients.

Aid target figure 'should be kept'

Sun, 2015-02-01 17:49
A spending target for international aid must be kept in place despite the number of low-income countries falling, a Commons committee says.

Labour warned over tuition fees cut

Sun, 2015-02-01 17:31
Leading universities describe plans to cut the tuition fees cap from £9,000 to £6,000 being considered by Labour as "implausible".

VIDEO: Thailand's obsession with football

Sun, 2015-02-01 17:24
One of England's oldest football clubs Sheffield Wednesday has become the latest to be taken over by a Thai businessman.

VIDEO: Who is the mysterious donor giving thousands to gamers?

Sun, 2015-02-01 17:13
Who is showering cash on video game streamers?

US oil workers go on national strike

Sun, 2015-02-01 16:44
US union leaders launch a large-scale strike at nine refineries after failing to agree on a new national contract with major oil companies.

The new breed of 'vloggers' here to challenge people

Sun, 2015-02-01 16:37
These vloggers are here to challenge what you think

Scottish Friendly in takeover move

Sun, 2015-02-01 16:35
Financial group Scottish Friendly is set to double in size after announcing it is close to securing the takeover of another mutual.

Private rental market 'lacks supply'

Sun, 2015-02-01 16:32
A significant number of people have struggled to find suitable private-rented accommodation in Scotland, according to a report.

Greste to pursue colleagues' release

Sun, 2015-02-01 16:26
Australian journalist Peter Greste, freed from prison in Egypt on Sunday, will not rest until two colleagues are also released, his family says.

MPs to back Scots young voters plan

Sun, 2015-02-01 16:23
The permanent inclusion of 16 and 17-year-olds on the Scottish electoral system is expected to take a step forward later.

Mediocrity battle, university fee concern, and the 'British sniper'

Sun, 2015-02-01 16:20
Various education stories share space in Monday's headlines with political rows and a story about Britain's rival to the famed "American sniper".