Up to 30mm of rain is expected today amid fears of coastal flooding, high tides and strong winds across the southern and western areas of England and Wales
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Thursday 23 February 2012
The United Nations has a secret list of top Syrian officials who could face investigation for crimes against humanity carried out by security forces in their crackdown against an anti-government uprising, a panel of UN human rights experts said.
Monday 20 February 2012
A British coach driver was arrested in France yesterday after a bus carrying schoolchildren returning to Worcestershire from a half-term skiing trip careered off a motorway, killing a teacher and injuring 23 others.
Monday 16 January 2012
A nationwide strike in Nigeria over fuel prices is set to escalate today after two major unions said talks with the government had failed, threatening oil exports which are vital to the West African country's economy.
Friday 06 January 2012
Thursday 05 January 2012
Armed men kidnapped a British Red Cross worker from the southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta today, police and the Red Cross said, highlighting the fragile security situation in the country.
Tuesday 27 December 2011
Tributes were paid today to a "committed" Red Cross worker who died after being attacked on Christmas Day while on holiday in Sri Lanka.
Tuesday 20 December 2011
With funeral parlours overwhelmed, authorities in a flood-stricken southern Philippine city yesterday organised the first mass burial of people who were swept to their deaths in one of worst calamities to strike the region in decades.
Wednesday 07 December 2011
Only one in five motorists is prepared for severe weather on the roads this winter, according to the British Red Cross.
Sunday 04 September 2011
Thursday 25 August 2011
Wednesday 24 August 2011
International journalists were freed from the Rixos Hotel today after being held for five days by armed men loyal to Muammar Gaddafi.
Thursday 16 June 2011
Monday 30 May 2011
The ex-boyfriend of a murdered Red Cross worker has been found dead near a railway line, police said.
Monday 30 May 2011
A murdered Red Cross worker and the ex-boyfriend suspected of killing her both worked for the Home Office, it emerged yesterday.
Sunday 29 May 2011
A murdered Red Cross worker and her ex-boyfriend suspected of killing her both worked for the Home Office, it emerged today.
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