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3:01 am (17 minutes ago)
It is unrealistic to expect Greece to repay its huge debt in full, a spokesman for Syriza - which won Sunday's election - tells the BBC.
Yesterday 10:00 pm (5 hours ago)
Two prior attempts to kill ex-Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko may have been made before he died from radiation poisoning in 2006, the BBC has learned.
Yesterday 5:41 pm (10 hours ago)
A study links commonly used medicines, including over-the-counter treatments for conditions such as insomnia and hay-fever, to dementia.
12:19 am (3 hours ago)
An emergency is declared in several US states as a storm bringing hurricane-force winds and 90cm (36ins) of snow heads for the north-east.
12:14 am (3 hours ago)
Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner announces plans to dissolve the country's intelligence agency after the mysterious death of a prosecutor.
Yesterday 4:58 pm (10 hours ago)
Lance Armstrong says the time is coming when he should be forgiven, and tells the BBC he would do it again under the same circumstances.
Yesterday 9:43 pm (6 hours ago)
The FBI has arrested a man on charges he was spying for Russia and trying to recruit sources in New York City, says the US attorney general.
12:50 am (2 hours ago)
Oxfam calls for a multi-million dollar 'Marshall Plan' to help West African countries worst affected by Ebola recover from the crisis.
12:01 am (3 hours ago)
Labour leader Ed Miliband is to set out details of Labour's "10-year plan" for the NHS, including longer homecare visits, in a speech in Trafford.
Yesterday 11:07 pm (4 hours ago)
Eight French people are among 10 killed when a Greek fighter jet crashes during take-off at a Nato air base in central Spain.
12:04 am (3 hours ago)
Victims of crime in England and Wales are still being let down by the justice system, says an independent review by Victims' Commissioner Baroness Newlove.
Yesterday 9:37 pm (6 hours ago)
Benedict Cumberbatch says "I'm an idiot" after talking about "coloured actors" on a US talk show.
12:32 am (3 hours ago)
Two general elections occupy the front pages as the papers look ahead to the UK's poll and back to the one in Greece.
2:15 am (an hour ago)
The recent attacks in Paris underline the continuing relevance of the symbolism of Auschwitz, says Caroline Wyatt.
12:05 am (3 hours ago)
Syriza's election victory in Greece raises some difficult questions for the other countries using the currency and for the European institutions.
2:32 am (45 minutes ago)
Much uncertainty surrounds the coming General Election - just as it did in February 1974, says Julia Langdon.
Yesterday 4:38 pm (11 hours ago)
A closer look at the Greek elections and what the result means for the country.
Yesterday 10:59 pm (4 hours ago)
A French court stops parents from naming their baby girl Nutella after the hazelnut spread, ruling that it would make her the target of derision.
Yesterday 11:57 pm (3 hours ago)
A UK government minister apologies after giving a watch to the mayor of Taipei, not realising it was a taboo act in Chinese culture.
Yesterday 9:52 pm (5 hours ago)
Holders Arsenal are drawn against Championship side Middlesbrough in the fifth round of the FA Cup.
Yesterday 10:05 pm (5 hours ago)
Stoke ease past League One side Rochdale to book an FA Cup fifth-round trip to Championship team Blackburn Rovers.
Yesterday 4:01 am (23 hours ago)
Andy Murray is ready for a partisan home crowd at his Australian Open quarter-final against Nick Kyrgios on Tuesday.
Yesterday 6:34 pm (9 hours ago)
Manchester United forward Robin van Persie does not know if he will be offered a new contract when his current deal expires.
12:05 am (3 hours ago)
Betsy Andreu accuses Lance Armstrong of talking to the BBC because he wants sympathy ahead of potentially costly legal action.
Yesterday 11:11 pm (4 hours ago)
Russia's credit rating is cut to junk by US ratings agency Standard and Poor's for the first time in a decade.
12:00 am (3 hours ago)
Families with young children and poorer households have been worst affected by government changes to tax and benefits, according to a new report.
Yesterday 8:01 pm (7 hours ago)
MPs overwhelmingly reject a bid to suspend fracking for shale gas - but agree to Labour proposals to impose new conditions.
Yesterday 11:17 am (16 hours ago)
David Cameron says a hoax call he received from someone claiming to be the head of GCHQ did not "breach security".
Yesterday, 12:06 am
The popularity of cosmetic surgery in the UK has plummeted in 2014, figures from the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons show.
Yesterday, 12:06 am
A health campaign is urging people not to ignore heartburn, because it could be a sign of stomach or oesophageal cancer.
3:13 am (5 minutes ago)
Leading firms will offer school-leavers more opportunities as the graduate jobs market picks up, a survey suggests.
Yesterday 9:58 am (17 hours ago)
Over a third of children in care who have siblings are having to live apart from any of them, suggests research by a children's charity.
Yesterday 5:42 pm (10 hours ago)
Facebook has blocked a page which a Turkish court claimed was offensive to the Prophet Muhammad.
Yesterday 12:45 pm (15 hours ago)
TalkTalk says customers who have not yet chosen whether to activate net filters must opt out of its safety system if they wish to continue viewing adult material online.
Yesterday 5:11 pm (10 hours ago)
New high-speed video footage suggests that the classic chemistry explosion of an alkali metal in water is driven by positive charges repelling each other.
Yesterday 5:11 pm (10 hours ago)
Extreme weather arising from a climate phenomenon in the Pacific Ocean will get much worse as the world warms, according to climate modelling.
Yesterday 4:28 pm (11 hours ago)
Greek singer Demis Roussos, who sold more than 60 million albums worldwide, has died aged 68, an Athens hospital confirms to the BBC.
Yesterday 10:31 am (17 hours ago)
Eddie Redmayne wins best actor at the Screen Actor's Guild awards while Birdman and Downton Abbey win ensemble awards.
Saturday, January 24th, 12:25 am
Early in World War Two, Britain's agent in Sharjah noticed an alarming rise in support for Nazi Germany - so he slipped on a disguise to find out who was responsible.
Friday, January 23rd, 6:27 pm
Women are almost two thirds more likely to believe in God than men, and other nuggets.
Yesterday 8:47 pm (7 hours ago)
A kidnap gang who cut off a man's finger to get a £20,000 ransom are jailed.
12:59 am (2 hours ago)
A man is jailed, along with his friend, for injuring his own grandfather in order to steal £4,000 from a safe to spend at a strip club.
12:01 am (3 hours ago)
Scotland's largest hospital is due to be officially handed over to NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde.
Yesterday 9:30 pm (6 hours ago)
A man is charged with murder following the disappearance of another man from his home in West Lothian.
Yesterday 7:19 pm (8 hours ago)
Sinn Féin MLA Gerry Kelly has defended his role in the On The Runs scheme, after a man considered a chief murder suspect was mistakenly given an On the Run letter.
Yesterday 12:57 pm (14 hours ago)
A prisoner whose convictions include killing three people while driving a stolen car has gone on the run.
Yesterday 5:18 pm (10 hours ago)
A High Court judge rules that a mistake by Companies House caused a 124-year-old south Wales company to go into administration.
Yesterday 1:55 pm (13 hours ago)
More than £8,600 is paid by a council to get out of a hire contract for a Porsche its former boss used to drive.
Yesterday 2:55 pm (12 hours ago)
African states should act quickly and collectively to curb the growing threat posed by Nigeria's militant Islamists, the African Union chief says.
Yesterday 10:25 pm (5 hours ago)
DR Congo coach Florent Ibenge and Tunisia counterpart Georges Leekens admit qualifying for the last eight has been tough.
Yesterday 11:56 am (15 hours ago)
President Barack Obama begins the second day of his visit to India by becoming the first US head of state to attend the Republic Day parade.
Yesterday 4:46 pm (11 hours ago)
Famous Indian cartoonist RK Laxman, who will be remembered for his Common Man sketches, dies in hospital aged 94.
Yesterday 10:09 pm (5 hours ago)
Nato's secretary-general dismisses as "nonsense" an accusation by Russia's Vladimir Putin that the Ukrainian army is a "foreign legion" of the alliance.
Yesterday 5:10 pm (10 hours ago)
A trial involving France's richest woman has begun in Bordeaux with a revelation that one of the key defendants tried to commit suicide
1:40 am (an hour ago)
Tens of thousands take part in marches in Mexico City to demand a full investigation into the disappearance of 43 students four months ago.
Yesterday 11:29 am (16 hours ago)
The body of Mexican journalist Moises Sanchez, who was abducted by gunmen on 2 January, is found in the town of Medellin de Bravo in Veracruz.
Yesterday 11:46 pm (4 hours ago)
Kurdish forces have driven Islamic State (IS) militants from of Kobane, officials say, ending a four-month battle for the northern Syrian town.
Yesterday 11:25 am (16 hours ago)
The two sons of Hosni Mubarak are released from jail, a day after the fourth anniversary of the uprising that ousted the former Egyptian president.
Yesterday 6:42 pm (9 hours ago)
A flying device known as a "quad copter" triggered a security alert when it landed in the grounds of the White House, a US official says.
Yesterday 10:48 pm (4 hours ago)
A former CIA officer has been convicted of leaking classified details of a US operation against Iran to a New York Times reporter.
Yesterday 4:54 pm (10 hours ago)
Cold Water Swimming Championships
Yesterday 1:40 pm (14 hours ago)
Church of England's first female bishop
Yesterday 1:12 pm (14 hours ago)
Images from around the world: 26 January
Yesterday 6:10 am (21 hours ago)
The country celebrates its official national day
Friday, January 23rd, 4:51 pm
News photos from around the world
Friday, January 23rd, 5:40 pm
Ceremony hours after Saudi King's death
Friday, January 23rd, 1:37 pm
Images from around the world: 23 January
Friday, January 23rd, 2:08 am
Story behind the Kenyan protest photo
Tuesday, January 20th, 7:24 pm
MPs question Chancellor George Osborne on more powers for Scotland.
12:31 am (3 hours ago)
The Podemos party in Spain is anti-austerity and pro-democracy.
Yesterday 10:59 pm (4 hours ago)
A "potentially historic blizzard" could dump up to 90cm (3ft) of snow on the US north-east coast, the National Weather Service has warned.
Yesterday 11:51 pm (3 hours ago)
Ten people have been killed and 13 injured at a military base in Spain, when a Greek fighter jet lost power and crashed into other aircraft parked on the ground.
Yesterday 11:28 pm (4 hours ago)
Survivors have returned to Auschwitz to remember those lost and to be reunited with fellow captives, 70 years after the camp was liberated.
Yesterday 11:45 pm (4 hours ago)
NATO has dismissed as "nonsense" claims by Vladimir Putin that NATO soldiers are fighting alongside Ukrainian government troops in Eastern Ukraine.
Yesterday 5:07 pm (10 hours ago)
Mexico's Colima Volcano, also known as the Fire Volcano, erupted again on Sunday.
Yesterday 4:59 pm (10 hours ago)
Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong says he would probably cheat again if he was in the same situation as he was during the 1990s.
Yesterday 12:21 pm (15 hours ago)
A man has interrupted a ceremony consecrating the Church of England's first female bishop, saying 'it was not in the Bible'.
1:11 am (2 hours ago)
The people who choose to work in giant tunnels
12:04 am (3 hours ago)
The woman who left Germany for a gorge on the Chechen border
12:14 am (3 hours ago)
Cocktail parties in care homes help people relive younger years
1:21 am (an hour ago)
Why lip-syncing app Dubsmash went viral
12:05 am (3 hours ago)
Water everywhere in Malawi and not a drop to drink
12:01 am (3 hours ago)
How to build the world's tallest lift
12:10 am (3 hours ago)
How a young survivor's drawings helped bring the Holocaust to life
12:07 am (3 hours ago)
Finding a new job after hanging up the tennis racquet

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