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1:54 pm (an hour ago)
Tesco has suspended four executives, including its UK managing director, after the supermarket overstated its half-year profit guidance by £250m.
1:58 pm (an hour ago)
Ed Balls says he will increase the minimum wage, bring in a mansion tax, freeze child benefit and axe the "bedroom tax" in his first Budget if Labour wins power.
12:06 pm (3 hours ago)
The prime minister is to meet with key Conservative figures to discuss his plans to limit the voting rights of Scottish MPs on English issues.
2:58 pm (13 minutes ago)
Officers searching for missing schoolgirl Alice Gross formally ask for details of the murder conviction of the prime suspect.
3:32 am (12 hours ago)
The US space agency's (Nasa) latest Mars satellite arrives successfully in orbit above the planet, in a mission to study its high atmosphere.
10:43 am (4 hours ago)
Former Prime Minister Tony Blair says the West should not rule out sending ground troops to the Middle East to fight Islamic State militants.
1:07 pm (2 hours ago)
Turkey closes most of its border crossings with Syria after the arrival of at least 130,000 Kurd refugees, as IS militants approach a key Syrian town.
2:49 pm (22 minutes ago)
The judge in former BBC broadcaster Dave Lee Travis's trial for indecent assault and sexual assault tells the jury he will accept majority verdicts.
9:44 am (5 hours ago)
Thai police expand DNA testing on the island of Koh Tao to try to identify the killers of British tourists Hannah Witheridge and David Miller.
1:01 pm (2 hours ago)
Ukraine is preparing to withdraw heavy weaponry away from separatist rebel lines in the east, the military says.
1:20 pm (an hour ago)
Fifty-two people - most of them children - involved in a crash between a school bus and a car in County Tyrone were taken to hospital as a precaution, the ambulance service has said.
9:51 am (5 hours ago)
The BBC apologises for airing an excerpt from a 1971 edition of Top of the Pops in which disgraced DJ Jimmy Savile was briefly shown.
Yesterday 11:00 pm (16 hours ago)
Talks will resume in Myanmar, the country also known as Burma, on Monday aimed at ending 65 years of civil war and ethnic conflict.
Yesterday 6:46 pm (20 hours ago)
The last two airworthy Lancaster bombers in the world fly over where the famous Dambusters raid was practised.
10:21 am (5 hours ago)
Nathan Sawaya, a New York-based artist has multiple unique exhibitions created solely from standard LEGO bricks with several new sculptures created specifically for each exhibition.
4:03 am (11 hours ago)
The "Smartypan" contains three sensors and a computer chip to allow it communicate over Bluetooth to a smartphone app.
Yesterday, 8:26 am
A series of swimming relays is taking place across Britain this summer, in an initiative to get more people enjoying the fun and fitness benefits of the sport.
Yesterday, 1:55 am
Peru's largest prison has a bank run entirely by inmates, for inmates so they can save for their release and re-establish trustworthiness.
Yesterday, 1:19 pm
During a trip to the troubled region of Eastern DRC, British actor Jude Law called for more international attention to be given to the country.
Saturday, September 20th, 4:39 pm
Base jumpers from around the world have been competing in Anshun city in China's Guizhou province.
6:50 am (8 hours ago)
The post-referendum political landscape poses problems for both David Cameron and Ed Miliband, according to Monday's newspapers.
1:09 pm (2 hours ago)
The first episode of the fifth series of costume drama Downton Abbey is watched by an average audience of 8.1m on ITV.
10:20 am (5 hours ago)
Edinburgh Zoo confirms its female giant panda, Tian Tian, is no longer pregnant and a reabsorption of the foetus may have occurred.
1:55 pm (an hour ago)
A report into alleged corruption at Fifa, football's world governing body, could lead to criminal charges, an MP believes.
Yesterday 10:03 pm (17 hours ago)
MOTD2 analysis on how Manchester United's defence lacked leadership and quality in their heavy defeat against Leicester
1:13 pm (an hour ago)
'Pope-like' Seve, 'heart of a lion' Faldo, prolific Poulter or magic Monty? Our formula reveals the greatest of the modern era.
1:07 pm (2 hours ago)
Roger Federer will play in the inaugural International Premier Tennis League after Rafael Nadal withdraws to focus on 2015.
Yesterday 8:32 pm (19 hours ago)
Lewis Hamilton insists the World Championship is not on his mind, despite taking the lead for the first time in four months.
7:29 am (8 hours ago)
Mobile phone operator EE is to buy 58 stores from Phones 4U, which fell into administration last week.
1:28 am (14 hours ago)
The chief executive of De Beers says that China will be the 'engine' of growth for the diamond market.
Yesterday 5:51 pm (21 hours ago)
Downing Street insists it will not backtrack on its devolution pledge to Scotland despite Tory calls for swift action on more powers for English MPs.
10:34 am (5 hours ago)
John Prescott is teased about letting out a long "nooooooooo" sound about a survey of Labour Parliamentary hopefuls.
1:29 am (14 hours ago)
Whistleblowers still face real problems in speaking out in the health service - despite the push to create a more open culture, campaigners say.
Yesterday, 9:05 am
BBC Inside Out has met the patients who have been given a new lease of life as a result of eye donations and has gone inside Moorfields Hospital’s 'eye bank' in London.
2:21 pm (49 minutes ago)
Head teachers say claims about poor behaviour in the classroom are contradicted by the inspection evidence and threaten to undermine recruitment.
12:34 pm (3 hours ago)
The famous experiment in child psychology from the the 1960s which became known as the marshmallow test has been updated by the experiment's inventor, Walter Mischel.
2:18 am (13 hours ago)
The building and contents of the British Museum in London are to be digitally recreated in the video game Minecraft, with volunteers sought to help.
9:43 am (5 hours ago)
The app that turns a global network of strangers into your alarm clock, with a dating twist.
9:04 am (6 hours ago)
Scientists who claimed to have found evidence for a cosmic super-expansion just after the Big Bang underestimated a key confounding factor in their research, according to a new analysis.
12:54 pm (2 hours ago)
A project is under way calling for people with memories of the excavation if the Temple of Mithras to come forward to tell their stories and share their pictures of the event.
1:37 pm (an hour ago)
Rock legend Iggy Pop is to talk about the subject of free music in a capitalist society for this year's John Peel Lecture for BBC 6 Music.
10:21 am (5 hours ago)
Nathan Sawaya, a New York-based artist has multiple unique exhibitions created solely from standard LEGO bricks with several new sculptures created specifically for each exhibition.
Friday, September 19th, 5:52 pm
The most efficient work break is 17 minutes, and other nuggets.
Friday, September 19th, 5:44 pm
The week's big numbers visualised.
1:46 pm (an hour ago)
A graphic designer attempted to kill her mother by putting poison in a drink in a plot inspired by the American TV series Breaking Bad, a court hears.
1:22 am (14 hours ago)
Illegal immigrants are targeting gay weddings to gain citizenship in the UK, a BBC Inside Out London investigation uncovers.
2:23 pm (48 minutes ago)
Police armed with guns and shields enter a property on the south side of Glasgow following an armed siege.
2:31 pm (40 minutes ago)
The chief counting officer defends the conduct of the Scottish referendum after allegations of vote rigging.
6:19 am (9 hours ago)
Puppet Labs, a US software company, is creating 100 jobs in Belfast with the establishment of an engineering centre.
12:17 pm (3 hours ago)
Detectives investigating the murder of a man in north Belfast 20 years ago arrest a 41-year-old woman.
12:02 pm (3 hours ago)
The family of 19-year-old Anglesey biker who was killed in a collision with a 4x4 car say they are "devastated and numb with shock" at his loss.
12:54 pm (2 hours ago)
A south Wales fire station is to close despite a campaign to safeguard its future.
1:10 pm (2 hours ago)
Authorities in Sierra Leone say a three-day curfew aimed at containing the Ebola outbreak has been a success and will not be extended.
2:32 pm (39 minutes ago)
The number of deaths in Nigeria's church hostel collapse rises to 115, including 84 South Africans, a South African minister says.
2:09 pm (an hour ago)
Hong Kong students begin a week-long boycott of classes to protest against China's stance on electoral reform in the territory.
10:48 am (4 hours ago)
Pakistan names a close ally of the army chief to head the country's feared Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) spy agency.
1:11 pm (an hour ago)
Russia is making plans to ensure state control over the country's internet traffic in a national emergency, Russian media report.
2:03 pm (an hour ago)
Striking Air France pilots have rejected an offer by the airline aimed at resolving the dispute.
11:44 am (3 hours ago)
Venezuelan leader Nicolas Maduro invests almost $50m in an initiative to disarm civilians, in an effort to cut down on the country's high murder rate.
2:14 am (13 hours ago)
The Mexican authorities have issued a new alert about a toxic spill into a river from a copper mine run by the mining giant, Grupo Mexico.
Yesterday 9:00 pm (18 hours ago)
The Yemeni government and Shia Houthi rebels sign an agreement aimed at ending the political crisis which has gripped the country for weeks.
Yesterday, 10:43 am
A bomb explosion near the Egyptian foreign ministry in Cairo kills at least two police officers, security officials say.
12:26 pm (3 hours ago)
The Rockefeller family, which made its fortune from oil, is to sell its investments in fossil fuels and put money into clean energy.
Yesterday 10:35 pm (17 hours ago)
American car giant General Motors recalls more than 220,000 vehicles, mainly in the US and Canada, due to a brake defect.
Friday, September 19th, 3:19 pm
The best news photos from around the world
Friday, September 19th, 1:23 pm
News images from around the world: 19 September
Friday, September 19th, 9:13 am
Scotland votes "No" to independence
Wednesday, September 17th, 4:26 pm
Readers' photos on the theme of "vintage"
Thursday, September 18th, 1:33 pm
News images from around the world: 18 September
Wednesday, September 17th, 8:48 am
Lewis Bush's pictures link the past with the present
Friday, September 19th, 5:50 am
Images from the Scottish independence referendum
Wednesday, September 17th, 8:26 am
A selection of your photos from around Wales
Friday, September 12th, 3:49 pm
Tory MP John Baron asks an urgent question on the government's response to Islamic State.
1:15 pm (an hour ago)
Ed Balls left an opponent with a bloodied eye in the annual party conference football match between Labour and political journalists.
6:44 am (8 hours ago)
BBC Inside Out exposes the gangs organising fake gay marriages for illegal immigrants in London.
12:07 pm (3 hours ago)
Thai police are expanding DNA testing on the island where two British tourists were murdered last week.
12:48 pm (2 hours ago)
Tesco's chief executive Dave Lewis has said there will be a "full and frank investigation" after the supermarket overstated its profits.
2:26 pm (44 minutes ago)
Detectives investigating the disappearance of missing schoolgirl Alice Gross have been carrying out a fingertip search in the canal in West London near to where she was last seen.
1:37 pm (an hour ago)
Thousands of students in Hong Kong have converged on a university campus to begin a week-long boycott of classes.
6:51 am (8 hours ago)
The US space agency's (Nasa's) latest Mars satellite has arrived successfully in orbit around the planet.
1:07 pm (2 hours ago)
Fara Williams, the most capped England footballer of all time, says she was homeless for six years of her career.
4:55 am (10 hours ago)
After the referendum, have two Scotlands emerged?
9:01 am (6 hours ago)
Secrets of ancient burial site keep Greeks guessing
3:55 am (11 hours ago)
People who lost their jobs because of their tattoos
1:03 pm (2 hours ago)
How to put London's mysterious underground temple back together
11:38 am (4 hours ago)
Bollywood cleavage row shows India's 'crass' side
8:36 am (7 hours ago)
Does university now have a fairer applications system in place?
3:07 am (12 hours ago)
How much do people lie in surveys?
Yesterday 8:06 pm (19 hours ago)
Is your sweetheart playing away? Call Delhi's wedding detective
12:04 am (15 hours ago)
Do all the world's ants really weigh as much as all the humans?
1:03 pm (2 hours ago)
Can Ed Balls be just austere enough?

Press Releases

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