SERVICES

Animal casualty releases up by 18%

The number of wildlife casualties returned to their habitat by an animal welfare charity has increased by almost a fifth since it opened a new rescue ...

21 Apr 2014 1.01pm

Patient safety scheme being piloted

A "ground-breaking" scheme which aims to improve patient safety by ensuring better communication between GPs and pharmacists is to be piloted by ...

21 Apr 2014 12.01pm

Tory link to Yes vote boost: Poll

People in Scotland are more likely to vote for independence if they think the Conservatives will win the next UK general election, a poll suggests.

21 Apr 2014 10.00am

NUT backs further strike action

Teachers have voted to stage further strikes, starting with a summer walkout, in a long-running bitter dispute over pay, pensions and conditions, ...

21 Apr 2014 11.00am

Death of girl, two, 'suspicious'

Police investigating the suspicious death of a two-year-old girl are following a positive line of inquiry.

21 Apr 2014 10.00am

Recycling plant fire being tackled

About 100 firefighters are tackling a huge blaze at a building used for storing chemicals on the edge of a city centre.

21 Apr 2014 9.02am

Coren Mitchell makes poker history

Television presenter and journalist Victoria Coren Mitchell went all in to scoop nearly £400,000 and make poker history.

21 Apr 2014 4.00am

Jenkins to wed filmmaker boyfriend

Classical music star Katherine Jenkins has announced her engagement.

21 Apr 2014 4.00am

Jenkins to wed filmmaker boyfriend

Classical music star Katherine Jenkins has announced that she is to marry.

20 Apr 2014 11.01pm

Tight security for Boston Marathon

The Boston Marathon is due to be held amid unprecedented security, one year after a pair of home-made pressure-cooker bombs killed three people and ...

21 Apr 2014 1.02pm

Chris Brown assault trial to start

Singer Chris Brown's trial on an assault charge in Washington is expected to begin on Monday.

21 Apr 2014 9.02am

Japan PM sends offering to shrine

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has sent a religious offering to a Tokyo shrine that honours the dead, including executed war criminals.

21 Apr 2014 5.00am