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Police in Bangkok say they have arrested a man in connection with a bomb that killed 20 people in the Thai capital nearly two weeks ago.
1:24 pm (9 minutes ago)
A series of memorial events is held to mark one week since the Shoreham air crash in which 11 people are thought to have died.
1:19 pm (14 minutes ago)
Britain's Mo Farah completes a historic 'triple-double' by winning the 5,000m at the World Championships in Beijing.
11:22 am (2 hours ago)
Three al-Jazeera journalists convicted in Egypt of "spreading false news" are sentenced to three years in prison at their retrial in Cairo.
11:02 am (3 hours ago)
News Corp confirms it is in talks with Rebekah Brooks after the Financial Times newspaper reports she is to return as chief executive of its UK division.
8:21 am (5 hours ago)
Calls for increased security on the railways are to be discussed at talks in Paris, following last week's foiled attack on a high-speed train.
1:19 pm (14 minutes ago)
A woman and her four children, who have missing since Tuesday, could be travelling to Syria, police have said.
12:44 am (13 hours ago)
Justin King, the former chief executive of Sainsbury's, says the National Living Wage will "destroy jobs".
3:56 am (10 hours ago)
A number of rail services are cancelled as First Great Western staff begin a three-day walkout.
1:00 pm (33 minutes ago)
A computer glitch that delayed 275,000 HSBC payments has now been resolved, the bank tells the BBC.
4:57 am (9 hours ago)
A team of Nasa recruits begins a year-long isolation in a dome near a barren volcano in Hawaii, to simulate life on Mars.
7:02 am (7 hours ago)
Snacking or drinking water after a heavy night of drinking alcohol does not prevent a hangover, research on Dutch students suggests.
12:57 pm (36 minutes ago)
Great Britain's Mo Farah completes a historic 'triple-double' with victory in the 5,000m at the World Athletics Championships in Beijing.
11:46 am (an hour ago)
The conviction of three al-Jazeera journalists by an Egyptian court "sends a dangerous message", lawyer Amal Clooney says.
8:59 am (5 hours ago)
A team of Nasa recruits begins living near a barren volcano in Hawaii to simulate what life would be like on Mars.
10:31 am (3 hours ago)
Actor Sir Ian McKellen has played a variety of amazing parts in his career, but one role he has always held dear in his personal life is as a gay rights campaigner.
Yesterday 9:23 pm (16 hours ago)
Footage of the Aurora Borealis, or Northern Lights, filmed over Iceland on Thursday - courtesy of Gardar Olafsson
4:48 am (9 hours ago)
A thick stream of lava has erupted from a newly formed opening on a volcano on Hawaii's Big Island.
9:06 am (4 hours ago)
The UN secretary general says "much more is required" to prevent the deaths of refugees and migrants fleeing to Europe after hundreds were reported dead in a few days.
7:03 am (6 hours ago)
Memorial services are going to take place in memory of the 11 people who died in the Shoreham air crash.
1:06 am (12 hours ago)
The Edinburgh TV Festival agenda is dominated by the future of the BBC and the health of the British industry.
1:09 am (12 hours ago)
Disabled people face big barriers to integration in Iranian society, says Camelia Sadeghzadeh - but things are starting to improve.
Yesterday, 11:21 am
The House of Lords is under the spotlight, with David Cameron set to create up to 40 new peers amid renewed calls for reform.
Yesterday 7:21 pm (18 hours ago)
The Food Standards Agency is proposing new guidelines that would allow for restaurants to serve burgers rare.
10:37 am (3 hours ago)
Everton manager Roberto Martinez says Chelsea cannot "click their fingers" and buy England defender John Stones.
11:54 am (an hour ago)
Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe hits back at criticism levelled at him following his advert for a personal assistant.
11:38 am (an hour ago)
Kevin de Bruyne is set to have a medical at Manchester City before a club-record move to the Premier League side.
Yesterday 10:29 pm (15 hours ago)
Fifa will discuss Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho's treatment of team doctor Eva Carneiro in Zurich next month.
Yesterday 4:41 pm (21 hours ago)
The founder and chief executive of the Ashley Madison extra-marital affair website, Noel Biderman, steps down following data hack.
Yesterday, 11:56 am
The number of homes being sold in England and Wales has fallen significantly, according to figures from the Land Registry.
10:52 am (3 hours ago)
The government should limit the amount of money spent on legal advice for politicians, officials and military figures as part of the Chilcot inquiry into the Iraq war, a Tory MP says.
Yesterday 6:14 pm (19 hours ago)
Teresa Gorman, a leading Conservative rebel over the Maastricht Treaty in the 1990s, dies aged 83.
5:29 am (8 hours ago)
Children with autism are having to wait an average of three-and-a-half years before diagnosis, while adults wait on average two years, experts say.
Yesterday, 12:08 am
Brain cells in Parkinson's disease exhaust themselves and die prematurely, burning out like an "overheating motor", an early study suggests.
Thursday, 2:05 pm
The performance of children in England in tests at the end of primary school edges upwards, the government announces.
Yesterday 1:37 pm (24 hours ago)
Ghana's authorities are investigating several universities over links to suspected recruitment for the so-called Islamic State (IS), officials say.
Yesterday 1:35 pm (24 hours ago)
Instagram is allowing its 300 million users to post landscape and portrait videos and pictures, as well as squares, for the first time.
Yesterday 9:06 pm (16 hours ago)
HSBC says it has processed "99%" of payments affected by an IT glitch, with the remainder due to be completed overnight.
3:24 am (10 hours ago)
A French satellite system pictures a pile of rubble where the ancient Temple of Baalshamin at Palmyra in Syria used to stand.
9:03 am (5 hours ago)
A rocket mission to put a new spacecraft in orbit for London-based Inmarsat is declared a success.
12:46 pm (47 minutes ago)
Music fans give their verdict on Mumford & Sons' headlining the traditionally rock music festival at Reading.
Yesterday 10:11 pm (15 hours ago)
Glamour model Tila Tequila thrown out of Celebrity Big Brother over Nazi comments.
Thursday, 12:03 am
The dark tale of Kullervo reveals that Tolkien's Middle Earth was inspired not only by England and Wales… but also by Finland.
Thursday, 2:14 pm
It's made it to the Oxford Dictionaries.
Yesterday, 2:16 am
Bar beauty from the inter-war years - now listed
Thursday, 2:14 pm
Previously unseen and rare photographs of the author
Yesterday 7:30 pm (18 hours ago)
The things I wished I knew about my father
12:25 am (13 hours ago)
Does Usain Bolt move his legs faster than other sprinters?
Tuesday, 12:01 am
Through deadly winds, rain and floods - the New Orleans radio station that fought to keep listeners alive during Hurricane Katrina.
Yesterday 5:06 pm (20 hours ago)
Which country's astronauts drink recycled urine?
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Why are London's gay bars disappearing?
12:26 am (13 hours ago)
Should politicians have the right to delete their own tweets ... for ever?
12:26 am (13 hours ago)
Our selection of top images from the past seven days
12:55 am (13 hours ago)
Tiny Bhutan thinks big after World Cup win
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Rapper Ice Cube on his son starring in NWA rap biopic

Press Releases

August 2015

NMJ Insurance Brokers Limited makes new appointment

NMJ Insurance Brokers Limited (“NMJ”) is delighted to announce the appointment of Ian Jacques to the position of Commercial Account Executive at its Scunthorpe office. Read More

February 2015

Barry Fenton Insurance launches exclusive weekly Taxi Insurance product

Barry Fenton Insurance has today announced the launch of a unique and exclusive Short Term Taxi Insurance product designed for taxi drivers wishing to avoid the high up-front cost of annual policies. Read More

January 2014

NMJ Insurance develops capability of selling SME commercial business to clients via the web

From January 2014 clients will be able to obtain quotes and purchase commercial insurances using a secure online payment facility. Read More

January 2013

NMJ Insurance Brokers acquires further Glossop Broker

NMJ Insurance Brokers Ltd (NMJ) has announced that it has acquired the general insurance business of M J Stansfield. This is the fourth business acquired by NMJ since 2010. Read More

July 2012

NMJ Insurance nominated at British Insurance Awards 2012

NMJ Insurance is celebrating after being named as a finalist at the prestigious British Insurance Awards 2012. The British Insurance Awards showcase top class performance and innovation, rewarding achievement and raising standards across the industry. Read More

February 2012

NMJ Insurance celebrates 40 years of supporting local communities

This year represents a special milestone for NMJ Insurance Brokers Limited as two of its offices celebrate 40 years of providing insurance services to the local community. Read More

August 2011

NMJ Insurance Brokers makes its largest acquisition to date

Following the acquisition of Ridge Insurance in Glossop and Protheroe Insurance in Belper last year, NMJ Insurance has now acquired Barry Fenton Insurance based in Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire. Read More

May 2011

NMJ Insurance Brokers supports the Aldermanbury Declaration

NMJ Insurance Brokers Limited ("NMJI") has confirmed its support of the Aldermanbury Declaration. The Aldermanbury Declaration encourages UK insurance firms to commit to a common framework of professional standards. Read More

August 2010

NMJ Insurance Brokers announces second acquisition in Derbyshire

NMJ Insurance Brokers Limited (“NMJ Insurance”), the branch-based broking network established by former Equity Insurance Brokers’ Managing Director, Nick Potts and Acquisitions & Insurer Development Director, Mike Hutton has announced its second acquisition. Read More

January 2010

NMJ Insurance Brokers completes first acquisition of Ridge Insurance Services and also announces new office opening

NMJ Insurance Brokers Limited (“NMJ Insurance”), the new branch-based broking network established by former Equity Insurance Brokers’ Managing Director, Nick Potts and Acquisitions & Insurer Development Director, Mike Hutton has announced its first acquisition. Read More

July 2009

NMJ New Champions of the High Street

Former Equity Insurance Brokers’ Managing Director, Nick Potts, and Acquisitions & Insurer Development Director, Mike Hutton, have announced that they are seeking FSA authorisation to re-enter the industry with their new venture, NMJ Insurance Brokers Limited (NMJI). Read More