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12:40 pm (12 minutes ago)
Scotland's income tax rates and bands should be set by its parliament, commission on devolving power recommends.
12:33 pm (19 minutes ago)
The government is set to miss its immigration targets as net migration to the UK reaches its highest level since the 2010 general election.
5:55 am (7 hours ago)
Australia cricketer Phillip Hughes dies in hospital, two days after being hit on the neck by a ball during a match in Sydney.
12:37 pm (15 minutes ago)
A suicide bomber strikes a UK embassy vehicle in the Afghan capital Kabul, with a British worker and an Afghan staff member among those killed.
11:38 am (an hour ago)
A manhunt is under way across two counties after a man and a woman were found stabbed to death in Surrey.
12:25 pm (28 minutes ago)
More than 70% of fresh chickens being sold in the UK are contaminated with the Campylobachter bug, the Food Standards Agency (FSA) reveals.
12:37 pm (15 minutes ago)
Thirteen men are convicted of a string of child sex crimes in Bristol involving the abuse, rape and prostitution of teenage girls.
12:15 pm (37 minutes ago)
A landmark vote at the European Parliament has called for Google's search business to be separated from its other businesses.
11:28 am (an hour ago)
A joint venture between Stagecoach and Virgin wins the franchise to run the East Coast mainline rail route, which has been in public hands since 2009.
12:49 pm (4 minutes ago)
Two Indian teenagers found hanged in May took their own lives, federal investigators say, contradicting reports they were gang-raped and murdered.
Yesterday 10:45 pm (14 hours ago)
The price of oil has fallen as Opec oil producers prepare for their meeting on Thursday and data shows crude stocks rose last week.
7:55 am (5 hours ago)
More than one million vinyl records have been sold in the UK so far this year - the first time the milestone has been achieved since 1996.
10:00 am (3 hours ago)
Adult colouring-in books are outselling cookery books in France. But will it catch on in the UK too?
12:08 am (13 hours ago)
The computer project which can change what you look like in real-time
3:21 am (10 hours ago)
Caracas, the Venezuelan capital, is notorious for its crime and pollution, but it also, somewhat strangely for a city, has a thriving population of macaws.
7:58 am (5 hours ago)
Climate change and population growth will hugely increase the risk to people from extreme weather, a report says.
8:12 am (5 hours ago)
It has been almost a year since restrictions were lifted on Bulgarian and Romanian migrants, leaving them free to come and work in the UK.
Yesterday 9:37 pm (15 hours ago)
A magazine which allows drug users to make money to fund their habit has gone on sale in east London.
Yesterday 9:49 pm (15 hours ago)
Barack Obama carries out the annual White House tradition of pardoning two turkeys, preventing them from becoming Thanksgiving dinner.
6:41 am (6 hours ago)
Plans to devolve powers controlling income tax to Scotland fill the front pages, along with suggestions that more people could have weight loss surgery.
2:27 am (10 hours ago)
Flags can convey powerful - and often very unpalatable - messages, says Mark Mardell,
2:28 am (10 hours ago)
Great things were predicted for the economies of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa - but they haven't totally lived up to the hype, says Andrew Walker.
9:48 am (3 hours ago)
A report saying Scotland should set its own income tax rates will bring demands for change across the UK, says James Landale.
Yesterday 6:10 pm (19 hours ago)
Government-commissioned research suggests many of the approaches to education we think work, are actually useless or even make matters worse.
2:29 am (10 hours ago)
Press Association photographer David Davies looks back at the race that clinched the Formula 1 title for Lewis Hamilton.
12:21 am (13 hours ago)
BBC News looks at the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) and its challenges, amid a slump in global crude oil prices.
Yesterday, 11:08 am
Can internet firms effectively monitor terrorists?
Yesterday 3:23 pm (21 hours ago)
BBC News looks at the aftermath of the decision not to charge a white policeman who killed black teenager Michael Brown.
11:03 am (an hour ago)
Great British Bake Off judge Mary Berry wins an outstanding achievement award at the Specsavers National Book Awards
Yesterday 6:26 pm (18 hours ago)
Twin brothers beat 'odds of 150,000/1' and become fathers of baby boys within hours of each other at the same hospital.
11:45 am (an hour ago)
Well-known Australians and cricket figures pay tribute to Phillip Hughes, who has died at the age of 25 after being hit by a ball.
12:45 pm (8 minutes ago)
Cross-code signing Sam Burgess is named on Bath's bench for Friday's Premiership game against Harlequins.
12:48 pm (4 minutes ago)
Australia legend Shane Warne wants the cricket world to support bowler Sean Abbott following the death of Phillip Hughes.
11:03 am (an hour ago)
Scarlets' Liam Williams starts on the wing for Wales against South Africa on Saturday as George North is ruled out.
10:46 am (2 hours ago)
Gloucester centre Billy Twelvetrees will start for England against Australia on Saturday as Owen Farrell moves to the bench.
11:51 am (an hour ago)
Crude oil prices slip to a four-year low as Opec nations meet in Vienna to discuss production levels.
12:15 pm (38 minutes ago)
The latest immigration figures show either a "total scandal or long-standing con trick" by the Conservatives, UKIP says.
10:24 am (2 hours ago)
The strict guidelines that cover broadcasting Parliamentary footage need to be updated says John O'Farrell.
Yesterday 10:39 pm (14 hours ago)
The first human trial of an experimental vaccine against Ebola suggests that it is safe and may help the immune system to combat the virus.
11:07 am (an hour ago)
A report published on Thursday challenges received wisdom about the nature of schizophrenia.
Yesterday 11:59 pm (13 hours ago)
A report reveals councils are having to phone around England to find places to accommodate children at risk of sexual exploitation.
Yesterday, 12:07 am
A PhD student from Brunel University London has saved himself £100,000 by 'hacking' his own kit.
Yesterday 3:05 pm (22 hours ago)
Sony agrees to reimburse some owners of the PlayStation Vita after being accused of making false claims about its features.
12:08 am (13 hours ago)
The computer project which can change what you look like in real-time
1:42 am (11 hours ago)
Royal Society says combination of population growth and climate change will increase danger to cities.
7:58 am (5 hours ago)
Climate change and population growth will hugely increase the risk to people from extreme weather, a report says.
12:47 am (12 hours ago)
New acts George The poet, James Bay and Years and Years are being tipped for success in 2015 after being shortlisted for the Brits Critics' Choice Award.
10:00 am (3 hours ago)
Adult colouring-in books are outselling cookery books in France. But will it catch on in the UK too?
12:37 pm (16 minutes ago)
It's the Caption Challenge. Oh yes it is.
Tuesday, 10:41 am
The singer-songwriter's melancholy legend does his music a disservice.
11:24 am (an hour ago)
A teacher who banned the word banter in classes leaves his job after saying "speaking up" came with a "hefty cost".
12:33 pm (19 minutes ago)
A coroner breaks down in tears while summing up the inquest in to the death of a soldier killed in Afghanistan.
8:10 am (5 hours ago)
Craig Whyte is detained by police in Mexico after an arrest warrant was issued in relation to his takeover of Rangers in 2011.
9:57 am (3 hours ago)
Police say an incident where a car mounted the pavement and was driven towards seven secondary school pupils could have ended in "catastrophe".
8:37 am (4 hours ago)
The well known republican Bobby Storey has been arrested as part of the overall investigation into the abduction and murder of Jean McConville in 1972.
10:59 am (an hour ago)
A Sinn Féin councillor is among four people arrested by police investigating paramilitary activity in County Londonderry.
12:45 pm (8 minutes ago)
Gwent Police is failing on all levels of policing, North Wales Police on some while Dyfed-Powys and South Wales are doing well, according to inspectors.
11:33 am (an hour ago)
The judge in the case of a former Wrexham children's home boss found guilty of 26 sex charges says he will accept a majority decision on the remaining 12 charges.
12:28 pm (24 minutes ago)
Tanzania's prime minister is under parliamentary pressure to resign over alleged fraudulent payments worth $120m (£76m) to an energy firm.
Yesterday 3:20 pm (22 hours ago)
Ghana's opposition calls for a parliamentary probe into allegations that a suspected cocaine trafficker had access to the presidential lounge at the country's main international airport.
9:16 am (4 hours ago)
Malaysian PM Najib Razak goes back on a pledge to repeal a controversial sedition law, saying it will instead be strengthened.
5:03 am (8 hours ago)
The younger sister of North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un is referred to as a senior official for the first time by state media.
12:24 pm (28 minutes ago)
Spanish leader Mariano Rajoy tells MPs that most politicians are not corrupt, a day after his health minister stepped down over a kick-back scandal.
10:15 am (3 hours ago)
A 24-hour general strike over austerity measures shuts schools and public offices in Greece and heavily disrupted transport.
Tuesday, 4:47 pm
Colombia's Farc rebels release two soldiers taken hostage earlier this month, a first step towards resuming peace talks.
12:50 am (12 hours ago)
Brazil says deforestation in the Amazon rainforest has dropped by 18% in the past year, but campaigners dispute the figures.
12:41 pm (11 minutes ago)
US and Yemeni troops who freed eight people held by al-Qaeda in a raid in eastern Yemen this week were looking for Western hostages who had been moved.
Yesterday 10:55 pm (14 hours ago)
A court in Egypt sends 78 boys under the age of 18 to prison for taking part in protests in support of the Muslim Brotherhood.
5:21 am (8 hours ago)
Missouri's governor reportedly rejects calls for a new grand jury to decide if a white police officer who killed a black teenager should be charged.
Yesterday 9:29 pm (15 hours ago)
Harsh weather along the US east coast has disrupted one of the busiest travel days ahead of the country's Thanksgiving holiday.
Yesterday 3:12 pm (22 hours ago)
Readers' photos on the theme of "insects"
Yesterday 12:54 pm (24 hours ago)
24 hours of news images: 25 November
Tuesday, 6:28 pm
Scenes of widespread damage in Ferguson
Yesterday, 4:12 am
Story behind an image of a student protest
Tuesday, 12:34 pm
24 hours of news images: 25 November
Tuesday, 1:45 pm
Night of unrest follows a jury's decision
Sunday, November 23rd, 12:15 am
The dangerous beauty of the Himalayas
Friday, November 21st, 4:43 pm
The best news photos from around the world
Yesterday 4:06 pm (21 hours ago)
MPs take evidence on flood risk management.
9:35 am (3 hours ago)
Passengers due to take a flight in Siberia had to get out and push the aircraft after its brake pads froze solid.
3:23 am (9 hours ago)
Video footage of the fatal shooting of a 12-year-old in Cleveland shows he was shot within two seconds of the police arriving.
6:49 am (6 hours ago)
James Sutherland, the chief executive of Cricket Australia, spoke of the affection and respect for Phillip Hughes from around Australia and the rest of the world.
Yesterday, 12:07 pm
An illegal fly-tip in Purfleet, Essex has grown to almost a mile long provoking anger from people living nearby
Yesterday 11:24 pm (13 hours ago)
The first human trial of an experimental Ebola vaccine suggests it is safe and it may well protect people from the deadly virus.
Yesterday 12:59 pm (24 hours ago)
Mark Reckless faces noisy scenes as he puts his first question to the prime minister since his election as a UKIP MP.
Yesterday, 11:14 am
Phill Wills talks about his fight to have his severely autistic son, Josh, cared for nearer his family in Cornwall.
Yesterday 2:26 pm (22 hours ago)
Two members of murdered fusilier Lee Rigby's family say a government report into his killing has given them someone to blame.
12:32 am (12 hours ago)
How one boy’s death triggered Ebola outbreak
12:04 am (13 hours ago)
How I drank bat blood and urine to survive in the Sahara
Yesterday 8:22 pm (16 hours ago)
Can the doll make it in China at the second attempt?
Yesterday 11:10 pm (14 hours ago)
The Afghan interpreters left by the US to the mercy of the Taliban
3:28 am (9 hours ago)
Many hit by last winter's floods are struggling to pay soaring insurance bills
Yesterday 9:12 pm (16 hours ago)
Which US state do Americans love to bash?
12:14 am (13 hours ago)
Boxing day sales come early to the UK?
12:19 am (13 hours ago)
How sanctions against Russia are hitting UK businesses
12:26 am (12 hours ago)
Vultures could help beat dangerous bacteria
12:16 am (13 hours ago)
Transylvania's castle owners sink their teeth into business

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