Up to 117 migrants might have died when a rubber dinghy capsized in the Mediterranean off Libya, survivors said.
MPs have urged the Chancellor to reveal whether the Government is collecting taxes on frozen Libyan assets.
Prosecutors are said to be closing in on two Libyans suspected of being involved in the Lockerbie bombing.
An independent assessor from a legal background is to be appointed to advance a compensation campaign by victims of Libyan-sponsored IRA violence, politicians in Northern Ireland have said.
The value of frozen Libyan assets held by the UK has risen to £12 billion but they cannot be used to compensate victims of its support for Irish republican terrorism, the Government has disclosed.
North-east man who fought for justice ‘in tears’ after arrest in probe into death of Yvonne Fletcher
A FORMER policeman from the North-east today said he was in tears after finding out that an arrest had been made in connection with the death of his colleague.