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5:55 am (26 minutes ago)
Insurance companies are to be banned from covering the cost of terrorist ransoms under a raft of measures being unveiled by the home secretary.
6:01 am (20 minutes ago)
Diplomats are to make a final push for a deal on Iran's nuclear programme ahead of a 23:00 GMT deadline, amid talk of a possible extension.
4:42 am (an hour ago)
British banker Rurik Jutting is ruled fit to stand trial for the murder of two women in Hong Kong, after undergoing psychiatric assessments.
6:04 am (17 minutes ago)
Police in the US city of Cleveland shoot and kill a 12-year-old boy who had been waving what turned out to be a fake gun.
1:07 am (5 hours ago)
Royal Bank of Scotland apologised for giving incorrect evidence to a parliamentary hearing, letters released by the Treasury Committee reveal.
2:10 am (4 hours ago)
The case of a businessman who wants to stop malicious web postings about him appearing in Google searches is set to begin at the High Court.
4:55 am (an hour ago)
The trial of businessman Shrien Dewani on charges of plotting his wife's murder should be halted and the case thrown out, the judge will be told later.
Yesterday 9:23 pm (9 hours ago)
A supermarket price war is behind a sharp rise in the number of firms involved in food production folding, new research claims.
1:53 am (4 hours ago)
Police charge a 30-year-old woman with attempted murder after she abandoned her newborn baby boy in a drain in western Sydney.
1:24 am (5 hours ago)
Peru's environmental police launch an investigation into the deaths of some 500 sea lions found on a northern beach.
2:23 am (4 hours ago)
Nurses, midwives, ambulance staff and other NHS workers are staging a four-hour strike on Monday.
Yesterday 8:26 pm (10 hours ago)
After Band Aid 30 single Do They Know It's Christmas tops the chart, Bob Geldof urges music fans to keep downloading it to fight Ebola.
Saturday, November 22nd, 11:05 pm
Andrew North investigates the practice of bride trafficking in India.
Yesterday 6:25 pm (12 hours ago)
Veteran sailor Sir Robin Knox-Johnston praises the "warm and friendly" reception he received after claiming third place in his class of the singlehanded transatlantic Route du Rhum race.
Yesterday 3:08 pm (15 hours ago)
Actor Hugh Bonneville tells Andrew Marr about the spice of Nicole Kidman, the future of W1A and the past of Downton Abbey.
Yesterday 5:14 pm (13 hours ago)
Formula One racing legend Sir Jackie Stewart hails Lewis Hamilton's world championship win in Abu Dhabi as "a great victory".
Yesterday 7:15 am (23 hours ago)
The BBC's Tulip Mazumdar has been on a trip across two West African nations affected by Ebola to see how the authorities are dealing with the virus.
Yesterday 11:22 am (19 hours ago)
The war in Iraq is pitting neighbour against neighbour, and for those who do not want to choose sides life can be even more dangerous.
Yesterday 10:40 am (20 hours ago)
Shop worker Hayley Bicker wanted to raise awareness on autism after feeling shocked at people's reaction to an autistic child in a supermarket
Yesterday 8:55 am (21 hours ago)
England's visually-impaired team who are preparing to take part in the fourth blind cricket World Cup later this week.
1:14 am (5 hours ago)
Two papers focus on the words of Home Secretary Theresa May. She tells the Telegraph that migration targets will be scrapped, and the Mail says she fears a militant attack in Britain is inevitable.
Saturday, November 22nd, 3:18 am
The nature of war has changed, says Jonathan Marcus, and military might is no longer a guarantee of success.
Saturday, November 22nd, 3:11 am
Will Gompertz looks at whether an "artistic statue" of Kim Karsdashian's bottom would be art or not
Friday, November 21st, 10:40 pm
President Obama's immigration speech was a long-awaited moments for the United States' large Hispanic community. But it's what comes next that will matter most.
1:36 am (5 hours ago)
French come out fighting for their economic reputation
Friday, November 21st, 9:29 am
Tunisians go to the polls on 23 November to choose a new leader in what is hoped to be the first genuinely free presidential election in the country's history. The BBC explains the background to the election.
Friday, November 21st, 3:34 pm
The people of the island kingdom of Bahrain go to the polls on 22 November in the first general election since the Arab Spring protests of 2011.
2:43 am (4 hours ago)
Nine-year-old actress Cherry Campbell, the star of CBeebies show Katie Morag, becomes the youngest-ever winner at the Bafta Children's awards.
Yesterday 5:32 pm (13 hours ago)
A British man is crowned World Scrabble Champion after winning the final of the five-day competition in London.
Yesterday 6:46 pm (12 hours ago)
Lewis Hamilton says his second world title feels more important to him than the first he won with McLaren in 2008.
Yesterday 6:00 pm (12 hours ago)
Nico Rosberg said his Mercedes team-mate and title rival Lewis Hamilton deserved to win the drivers' title.
Yesterday 6:52 pm (11 hours ago)
Coach Mark Sampson believes England learned lessons from the 3-0 defeat by two-time world champions Germany.
Yesterday 6:15 pm (12 hours ago)
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says he takes full responsibility for his side's third straight Premier League defeat.
Yesterday 8:26 pm (10 hours ago)
Jenson Button says his late father John would be angry that the driver faces an uncertain future in Formula 1.
Yesterday 6:32 pm (12 hours ago)
Computer security firm Symantec discovers what it says is one of the most sophisticated pieces of malicious software ever seen.
Friday, November 21st, 5:29 pm
How Olympic athlete and world record holder Haile Gebrselassie has become a property mogul and leading investor in Ethiopia.
5:11 am (an hour ago)
Former minister Owen Paterson is to call for the UK to exit the EU, putting pressure on the prime minister amid Tory divisions on the issue.
Yesterday 11:24 am (19 hours ago)
Home Secretary Theresa May has said it is unlikely the government will bring net migration down to the tens of thousands by the end of the Parliament.
12:02 am (6 hours ago)
Talk therapy sessions can help reduce the risk of suicide among high-risk groups, suggests a US study.
Yesterday, 12:07 am
It should be easier to remove the degree-awarding powers of universities that fail to meet academic and consumer standards, a report by Which? says.
Friday, November 21st, 11:45 am
A Church of England school previously graded outstanding is expected to be put into special measures over concerns about a sixth-form Islamic society.
Yesterday 4:14 pm (14 hours ago)
A law forcing communications firms to keep details that could help identify criminals using the internet is being planned by the home secretary.
Friday, November 21st, 6:18 pm
The chairman and co-founder of Twitter is in London for the global launch of his new company 'Square'.
Thursday, November 20th, 12:39 pm
Thirty nations meeting in Berlin have pledged $9.3bn (£6bn) for a fund to help developing countries cut emissions and prepare for climate change.
Wednesday, November 19th, 9:15 am
Failing to control the spread of Japanese Knotweed could result in an anti-social behaviour order and a fine of up to £2500.
Yesterday 7:59 pm (10 hours ago)
Band Aid 30's Do They Know It's Christmas? debuts at number one in the UK singles chart after selling more than 312,000 copies last week.
Yesterday 3:08 pm (15 hours ago)
Actor Hugh Bonneville tells Andrew Marr about the spice of Nicole Kidman, the future of W1A and the past of Downton Abbey.
Saturday, November 22nd, 12:12 am
At a time of international conflict two centuries ago, did Britain assassinate an enemy agent while the world was looking the other way?
Friday, November 21st, 5:45 pm
A collection of some of the best reads from the BBC News website this week.
1:55 am (4 hours ago)
Two men are seriously burned in an explosion at a flat in south Birmingham while rescue dogs search the remains of the property.
Yesterday 4:36 pm (14 hours ago)
More than £2,300 is raised by a fundraiser to support the search for a man who went missing on a stag weekend in Prague.
12:12 am (6 hours ago)
A five-year inquiry into Scotland's worst outbreak of Clostridium difficile (C. diff) will be published later.
2:56 am (3 hours ago)
A British man fighting with Kurdish troops against Islamic State militants in Syria tells the BBC he is not a mercenary.
6:11 am (10 minutes ago)
Thousands of NHS workers in Northern Ireland stage a four-hour strike over pay.
Yesterday 4:33 pm (14 hours ago)
DUP leader Peter Robinson defends remarks made by party colleague Gregory Campbell at Saturday's DUP conference.
Yesterday 10:26 am (20 hours ago)
The "reality is dawning" on local councils that mergers will bring a significant and permanent change, the public services minister says.
Yesterday 11:20 am (19 hours ago)
Residents in Swansea are to be given their say on plans for more than 19,000 new homes across the city.
Yesterday 1:43 pm (17 hours ago)
Islamist militants from Nigeria's Boko Haram kill 48 fishermen in an attack near the border with Chad, reports from the area say.
Yesterday 7:29 pm (11 hours ago)
The Kenyan military has killed more than 100 al-Shabab militants linked to a deadly attack on a bus, Kenya's deputy president says.
Yesterday 4:22 pm (14 hours ago)
A suicide bomber in east Afghanistan kills at least 45 people at a volleyball match, as Afghan MPs approve security deals with Nato and the US.
1:28 am (5 hours ago)
Debris from the Malaysia's Flight MH17 arrives from rebel-held areas near the crash site in east Ukraine to the government-held city of Kharkiv.
Yesterday 4:37 pm (14 hours ago)
Roger Federer beats Richard Gasquet to seal Switzerland's first Davis Cup triumph, then dedicates the victory to his team.
Saturday, November 22nd, 6:09 pm
Western sanctions against Russia over its role in Ukraine are aimed at forcing regime change in Moscow, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says.
Yesterday 11:17 pm (7 hours ago)
Colombia's Farc rebels warn that military operations where they are holding captured general, Ruben Alzate, may jeopardise his release.
Friday, November 21st, 11:22 pm
US President Barack Obama vows to press for further immigration reform, as Republicans condemn his use of executive powers on the issue.
Yesterday 11:42 pm (7 hours ago)
British-Iranian Ghoncheh Ghavami, who was detained after attempting to watch a men's volleyball match in Iran, is freed on bail, her family says.
Yesterday 8:25 pm (10 hours ago)
Polls close after Tunisia's first presidential election since the Arab Spring, with two frontrunners claiming a narrow victory with a run-off likely.
Yesterday 8:49 am (22 hours ago)
Marion Barry, a four-term Democratic mayor of Washington DC mayor who won re-election after a drug arrest, dies at 78.
Saturday, November 22nd, 11:09 pm
The father of a man shot dead by police in Ferguson, Missouri, has appealed for peace ahead of a grand jury decision against the officer.
Friday, November 21st, 4:43 pm
The best news photos from around the world
Friday, November 21st, 12:31 pm
24 hours of news images: 21 November
Thursday, November 20th, 4:54 pm
Snowstorm hits north-east of the United States
Friday, November 21st, 1:38 am
The story behind the picture
Thursday, November 20th, 2:34 pm
A glimpse at the work of film director Mike Nichols
Thursday, November 20th, 1:08 pm
24 hours of news images: 20 November
Thursday, November 20th, 11:11 am
Finalists of Syngenta Photography Award
Thursday, November 20th, 9:39 am
Readers' photos on the theme of "movement"
Thursday, November 20th, 3:08 pm
MPs question Prime Minister David Cameron.
Yesterday 10:25 pm (8 hours ago)
A newborn baby boy is found abandoned in a drain in Sydney, Australia, by passing cyclists, police say.
Yesterday 10:22 am (20 hours ago)
When President Hollande was photographed on the back of a scooter at his mistress' apartment it was a story that made headlines all over the world and it lead to the break-up of his relationship with the First Lady, Valerie Trierweiler.
Yesterday 11:06 pm (7 hours ago)
A former British soldier and another British man are fighting with Kurdish troops in Syria against Islamic State (IS) militants, it has emerged.
Yesterday 4:58 pm (13 hours ago)
Charing Cross station in central London was closed for about two hours following a fire on a train.
Yesterday 8:40 am (22 hours ago)
Snowfall in the north-east of the US has subsided, forecasters say, but there are now warnings of flooding as the snow melts.
Yesterday 10:42 am (20 hours ago)
Police stopped four or five terrorist attacks in 2014, says Met Police Commissioner Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe.
Yesterday 6:19 pm (12 hours ago)
At least 45 people have been killed at a volleyball tournament in eastern Afghanistan.
Saturday, November 22nd, 6:16 pm
The widow of the murdered British aid worker Alan Henning told his memorial service that he was killed "for being what we should be, selfless and caring".
12:15 am (6 hours ago)
How health warnings are changing cigarette packet design
12:14 am (6 hours ago)
The couple who helped Tesco change the way many of us shop
4:21 am (2 hours ago)
Have any prices fallen faster than singles?
Yesterday 8:05 pm (10 hours ago)
One woman's journey from a village to death in the big city
4:05 am (2 hours ago)
Mary J Blige adopts a new musical home
Yesterday 11:56 pm (6 hours ago)
Why one Irish-American comedian is trying stand-up in Beijing
2:09 am (4 hours ago)
Hopes pinned on Ebola clinical trials in Guinea
12:24 am (6 hours ago)
The dangers faced by interfaith Egyptian couples
Yesterday 9:23 pm (9 hours ago)
F1 world champion's second title in number and pop-rap lyrics
Yesterday, 6:00 am
On a journey charting the impact of the disease

Appointments

July 2014

NMJ Insurance Brokers Limited - New appointment

NMJ Insurance Brokers Limited (“NMJ”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Nick Keast to the position of Commercial Account Handler at their Scunthorpe office. Nick brings a wealth of experience to NMJ having worked as insurance broker in Scunthorpe for over 34 years. Nick, who lives in the Scunthorpe area, is married and has two children. Read More

August 2012

NMJ Insurance Brokers Limited - New appointment

NMJ Insurance Brokers Limited (NMJ) is pleased to announce the appointment of Hazel McInnes to the position of Commercial Account Handler at their Glossop office. Until recently she was a Corporate Broker at Doodson Broking Group at Hazel Grove, Stockport. Prior to that Hazel had a broking role at Riskworks International in Wilmslow and underwriting roles with NIG and Aviva in Manchester. Read More

August 2010

NMJ Insurance Brokers Limited – New appointment

NMJ Insurance Brokers Limited (“NMJ”) is delighted to announce that it has appointed Elisabeth (Libby) Murfin as Senior Insurance Advisor. Libby has many years of experience in the insurance industry having previously worked for NFU Mutual at their branches in Ashbourne and Matlock and will be based at NMJ’s Belper office where she joins the existing, very experienced team.Read More

NMJ Insurance Brokers Limited – New appointment

NMJ Insurance Brokers Limited (“NMJ”) is delighted to announce that it has appointed Graham Elliott as Commercial Account Executive. Graham has many years of experience in the insurance industry having previously worked for Royal & Sun Alliance and NFU Mutual. He is ACII qualified and a Chartered Insurer. Graham will be based at NMJ’s Glossop office but will also have responsibility for supporting the team at the company’s branch in Belper and looking after some commercial clients at that office. Read More