Merkel 'kills the deal' and the GP cash bonanza

Merkel 'kills the deal' and the GP cash bonanza

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 6:46 pm

VIDEO: Muslim soldiers' Afghan challenge

BBC Inside Out looks at the experiences of Muslim soldiers fighting for Britain in Afghanistan against an enemy of the same faith.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 6:43 pm

Police in central Edinburgh incident

An area in central Edinburgh has been cordoned off as police officers deal with an incident.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 6:17 pm

Labour row: Salmond blames Miliband

Ed Miliband is to blame for Johann Lamont quitting as leader of the Scottish Labour Party, Alex Salmond has claimed.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 6:10 pm

Planning fee increase criticised

Four leading Scottish business groups speak out against an increase in fees for planning applications due to come into effect later this week.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 6:07 pm

Most UK profit warnings since 2008

Profit warnings by UK-listed firms rise to the their highest summer level for six years, according to forecaster EY.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 6:03 pm

'Record number' of low-paid Britons

A record five million UK workers are now in low-paid jobs, a rise of 250,000 in the last year, research from a left-of-centre think tank suggests.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 6:00 pm

VIDEO: Russia turns back clocks for good

Russia prepares to turn back the clocks, moving the country on to "permanent winter time" - a move which has divided opinion

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 5:48 pm

IT issues cause Heathrow disruption

An IT problem at Heathrow airport causes baggage handling problems, with some passengers reporting "huge delays".

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 4:21 pm

New John Cantlie video posted online

British journalist John Cantlie, who is being held captive by Islamic State militants, is shown reading a message in a new propaganda video published online.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 3:15 pm

Northampton 34-6 Ospreys

Four tries from Wales wing George North see Northampton end Ospreys' unbeaten start to the season with a big Champions Cup win.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 1:04 pm

Protest over police custody deaths

Family and friends of people killed in police custody hold a march in central London to demand justice for their loved ones.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 11:25 am

Man killed in west Belfast shooting

A man dies in hospital after he was shot in a west Belfast alleyway 30 minutes after a serious brawl broke out in a nearby street.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 11:19 am

Britain must pay EU bill, says MEP

The rest of Europe expects the UK to settle a £1.7bn EU budget demand "and that's that", a vice president of the European Parliament has said.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 11:05 am

Peer condemns 'chronic underfunding'

Successive UK governments are responsible for the "deliberate" and "chronic underfunding" of Welsh public services, says former Plaid Cymru leader Lord Wigley.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 10:32 am

Cream bassist Jack Bruce dies, aged 71

Scottish musician Jack Bruce, the bassist and singer with 1960s supergroup Cream, dies aged 71, his publicist confirms.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 10:22 am

Weather warning over heavy rain

An amber weather warning is issued for the west Highlands and the Western Isles for Sunday and Monday.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 9:30 am

West Ham United 2-1 Manchester City

Manchester City's title ambitions suffer a setback as Diafra Sakho scores to help earn West Ham earn a 2-1 victory.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 9:25 am

RAF pilot training boost welcomed

The move to bring basic pilot training for the RAF and Royal Navy to Anglesey is warmly welcomed by island economic development portfolio holder.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 9:21 am

Police hunt missing sex offender

Police are searching for a convicted sex offender who has breached the conditions of her release from prison.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 9:21 am

Man killed in house party row named

A Slovakian man who died after being stabbed during a row at a house party in Bradford is named by police.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 9:08 am

Fourth Portsmouth man killed in Syria

A fourth man from Portsmouth who went to fight in Syria for Islamic State is believed to have been killed.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 8:52 am

Tindall settles with Sunday Express

The former England rugby player Mike Tindall agrees a settlement with Express Newspapers over the reporting of a story about his marriage to Zara Phillips.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 8:42 am

Man, 23, dies after Newquay swim

A 23-year-old man dies after going missing and being found in the sea off Newquay.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 8:37 am

Antelopes win best wildlife photo

A picture of stampeding antelopes captured on the plains of South Africa’s Kariega Game Reserve wins the overall best European Wildlife photograph.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 8:34 am