To bring them in would be deeply damaging to the principle of policing by consent
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Friday 12 July 2013
But good news is tempered by health alert
Friday 12 July 2013
An appeal for the public to report tree disease has merely revealed our arboreal ignorance
Thursday 11 July 2013
Local blogger says coverage becomes 'more anachronistic with every passing year'
Thursday 04 July 2013
Medical officer warns particularly strong drugs, including one known as Green Rolex, are in circulation
Wednesday 03 July 2013
It treated deaths caused by troops and police with less rigour than others, says official report
Partially blind winner of The Voice Andrea Begley calls for better gig deal for disabled and vows to prove Will.i.am wrong
Friday 28 June 2013
Andrea Begley, the partially-sighted winner of The Voice talent search, has called for better treatment of disabled fans at gigs and insisted that she will use her victory to launch a successful music career.
Thursday 27 June 2013
One-off gesture designed to make Tories more attractive to ethnic minorities
Monday 24 June 2013
Fears over the current level of tax evasion and its effect on the economy are overblown, the UK law firm Pinsent Masons has claimed, as new analysis shows the number of serious cases being investigated by HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has plummeted over the last two years.
Dundee, Hull, Leicester or Swansea Bay? Dylan Thomas takes on Philip Larkin in a battle to become City of Culture
Wednesday 19 June 2013
Dundee, Hull, Leicester and Swansea Bay have been named as the four cities left in the running to become the UK’s next City Of Culture. They are competing to receive the title for 2017, following this year’s chosen city, Londonderry.
Tuesday 18 June 2013
Aid agencies warn that the measures did not go far enough as new registers revealing who owns and controls companies would not be made public
G8 summit: President Barack Obama tells Northern Ireland - 'You set the example for those who are seeking peace'
Monday 17 June 2013
The President also promised America would support the Stormont political system
G8 summit: President Obama to urge politicians to quicken pace of progress in peace process as Northern Ireland braces for protests
Sunday 16 June 2013
President Obama will tomorrow urge Northern Ireland politicians to quicken the pace of progress in the peace process, delivering the pointed message that he regards it as incomplete and requiring greater effort.
G8 summit: Jim Broadbent calls for action on tax avoidance to tackle world hunger as protesters gather in Belfast
Saturday 15 June 2013
Around 2,000 people march through Northern Irish capital before meetings begin on Monday
Saturday 15 June 2013
This year’s meeting of the Group of Eight – or the G8 – begins in Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, on Monday. The summit draws the world’s most powerful leaders – as well as protests and disruption.
Friday 14 June 2013
Drop prompts accusations that the Government has already squandered the legacy of London 2012
Lincoln MP Karl McCartney 'denied all knowledge' of the Twitter activity
Ukip says babies born to immigrants in the UK should be classed as migrants – which would include Nigel Farage’s own children
Rochester by-election: Ukip gains second MP as Tory defector Mark Reckless holds seat
'Beast of Bolsover' Dennis Skinner takes Ukip MP Mark Reckless to task moments after he is sworn in
The young are the new poor: Sharp increase in number of under-25s living in poverty, while over-65s are better off than ever
Tamir Rice: 12-year-old boy playing with fake gun dies after being shot by Ohio police
Rochester aftermath: Sacking of Emily Thornberry will make work of Labour MPs '10 times harder'
- 1 Sean Abbott: Messages of support flood in for bowler following death of batsman Phil Hughes
- 2 Exodus Gods and Kings: Ridley Scott never considered casting 'Mohammad so-and-so from such-and-such' in lead role
- 3 Girl, 7, gets Tesco to remove 'stupid' sign suggesting superheroes are 'for boys'
- 4 This letter from a reader explains why women can’t play football
- 5 'You should come to my house and eat cheeses with me': 4-year-old sends adorable love letter to girl at school