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12:41 am (4 hours ago)
Authorities in Kiev announce the start of an "anti-terrorist operation" against pro-Russian separatists, as Moscow warns that Ukraine is on the brink of civil war.
4:14 am (57 minutes ago)
A major rescue operation is under way after a ferry carrying 476 people capsized off South Korea, coastguard officials say.
Yesterday 11:58 pm (5 hours ago)
The UK bears "a degree of responsibility" for the failure to prevent a raid in Afghanistan in 2012 that left two US marines dead, MPs say.
3:29 am (an hour ago)
Hundreds of thousands more people are turning to food banks to stop themselves from going hungry, says charity the Trussell Trust.
4:00 am (an hour ago)
Parents across England are going to find whether they have their preferred choice of primary school place.
3:36 am (an hour ago)
China's economy expanded by 7.4% in the first quarter of the year, better than expected but down from 7.7% at the end of 2013.
12:14 am (5 hours ago)
The New York Police department shutters a secret programme designed to listen to and track Muslims in the city's neighbourhoods to identify threats.
Yesterday 8:51 pm (8 hours ago)
Former Radio 1 DJ Dave Lee Travis is charged with one count of indecent assault under Operation Yewtree, Scotland Yard says.
Yesterday 11:48 pm (5 hours ago)
Members of the UN Security Council view graphic photographs of prisoners allegedly tortured by Syrian government forces.
4:21 am (51 minutes ago)
The European Parliament is voting on a bill to draw up a blacklist to fight the spread of invasive alien species such as killer shrimp.
4:24 am (47 minutes ago)
Bowel cancer screening uptake needs to improve, campaigners say, after figures showed just half of people eligible in England come forward for the test.
Yesterday 11:59 pm (5 hours ago)
Any new process which examines NI's past must have a "proportionate focus on the wrongdoing of paramilitaries" and less on the activities of the state, the secretary of state is due to say.
12:10 am (5 hours ago)
A charity's report that it handed out almost one million food parcels in the last year makes headlines, while the Daily Express questions one mother's use of the benefit system.
Yesterday 7:21 pm (10 hours ago)
North Korean officials visit a west London hair salon to question why it had used their leader Kim Jong-un's image in a poster.
Yesterday 9:33 pm (8 hours ago)
New street art by "guerrilla artist" Banksy is removed within hours of appearing in Bristol.
Yesterday 10:38 pm (7 hours ago)
Arsenal come from behind to beat West Ham and move back above Everton into the top four of the Premier League.
12:00 am (5 hours ago)
Lewis Hamilton is driving as well as at any time in his career, according to Mercedes co-team boss Paddy Lowe.
Yesterday 10:11 pm (7 hours ago)
Two-time champion Mark Williams will miss the World Championship for the first time since 1996 after failing to qualify.
Yesterday 10:51 pm (6 hours ago)
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini says a lack of English players was not a factor in the defeat by Liverpool.
Yesterday 9:25 pm (8 hours ago)
Lauren Quigley breaks an English record as she wins her second gold medal at the British Championships in Glasgow.
Yesterday 1:50 pm (15 hours ago)
The Russian economy may see zero growth this year because of the Ukraine crisis, Russia's finance minister has admitted.
1:07 am (4 hours ago)
China's economic reform agenda could slow growth on the mainland, first quarter economic figures will be closely watched.
Yesterday 3:50 pm (13 hours ago)
Defence Secretary Philip Hammond predicts that a vote for Scottish independence would put defence jobs at risk.
Yesterday 10:27 am (19 hours ago)
Nigel Farage reacts to a complaint about how he has used his "general expenditure allowance" from the EU.
Yesterday, 12:41 am
Researchers have developed a new type of pressure sensor - dubbed a "second skin" - which they say could prevent dangerous sores.
12:01 am (5 hours ago)
Lord Tebbit, the former Tory minister and party chairman turns his hand to writing a children's novel, the central character being a 14-year-old boy left paralysed after a car crash.
Yesterday 9:23 pm (8 hours ago)
An ex-counter-terrorism chief will lead an inquiry into an alleged Islamist takeover plot of schools - an appointment deemed "desperately unfortunate".
Yesterday 7:43 pm (9 hours ago)
An inquiry into allegations of a hard-line Islamist plot to take over 25 Birmingham schools is to be lead by the Met's former national head of counter terrorism, it has been announced.
Yesterday 11:27 am (18 hours ago)
US Airways apologises after an explicit photo was sent from its official Twitter account in response to a customer complaint.
Yesterday 4:18 pm (13 hours ago)
Internet giant Google has bought high-altitude drone firm Titan Aerospace for an undisclosed sum.
2:55 am (2 hours ago)
Birds learn to choose the the best building materials for their nests, rather than building from instinct, say scientists.
Yesterday 11:15 am (18 hours ago)
People in the Americas have been treated to a rare "blood moon" lunar eclipse. Jonathan Amos explains the science behind the colour change.
Yesterday 10:15 am (19 hours ago)
Author Donna Tartt is awarded this year's Pulitzer Prize for fiction, for her critically acclaimed third novel The Goldfinch.
Yesterday 10:56 am (18 hours ago)
War Horse author Michael Morpurgo on how to mark the centenary of the start of World War One.
Yesterday 3:24 pm (14 hours ago)
A video of a mysterious black ring in the sky over Leamington Spa has left people scratching their heads. Just what might it have been?
Monday, 2:59 pm
Plans to demolish five tower blocks as part of the Glasgow Commonwealth Games opening ceremony have been scotched.
4:08 am (an hour ago)
Music at a UB40 concert was so loud it was "altering heart rhythms" and caused a fan's ear to bleed, it is claimed.
Yesterday 9:59 pm (7 hours ago)
A 62-year-old man is charged with the murder of a woman stabbed to death in Leeds.
12:23 am (5 hours ago)
Scottish Secretary Alistair Carmichael promises to deliver greater powers for the Northern and Western Isles.
Yesterday 5:30 pm (12 hours ago)
A 10-year-old boy found dead in his garden in Glasgow is believed to have become entangled in a swing.
Yesterday 4:57 pm (12 hours ago)
A security alert in County Tyrone, that started after a van was stopped and two men arrested, is now over.
Yesterday 1:54 pm (15 hours ago)
A Belfast-based IT firm is creating 50 "high quality" positions in the city, including software and engineering roles, as part of an expansion supported by Invest NI.
Yesterday 7:06 pm (10 hours ago)
Two sailors whose boats collided while they were carrying schoolgirls at night, leaving one brain damaged, are cleared of speeding and failing to keep a proper look-out.
Yesterday 8:26 pm (9 hours ago)
A businessman had little chance of surviving complications following a cancer operation, an inquest is told.
Yesterday 6:25 pm (11 hours ago)
Armed men have abducted some 100 students from a girls' school in north-eastern Nigeria, officials say.
Yesterday 1:56 pm (15 hours ago)
Rebel forces in South Sudan say they have recaptured the oil hub of Bentiu and want oil companies to halt operations.
1:48 am (3 hours ago)
A robotic submarine resumes its search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 on the seabed of the southern Indian Ocean.
Yesterday 2:15 pm (15 hours ago)
India's Supreme Court recognises transgender people as a third gender, in a landmark ruling which orders the government to provide key amenities.
Yesterday 1:04 pm (16 hours ago)
Italian ex-PM Silvio Berlusconi must perform community service in a home for the elderly, following his conviction for tax fraud.
Yesterday 12:23 pm (17 hours ago)
MEPs overwhelmingly back new rules to make big lorries safer for other road users and more fuel-efficient.
Yesterday 1:56 pm (15 hours ago)
Residents of the Chilean city of Valparaiso return to areas burned by a fast-moving forest fire which engulfed parts of the historic port.
Yesterday 11:24 am (18 hours ago)
Nicaragua is preparing for the possibility of a massive earthquake hitting the nation after a string of smaller tremors rocked the area.
Yesterday 11:26 pm (6 hours ago)
Palestinian and Israeli negotiators are due to meet to try to extend faltering peace talks beyond a 29 April deadline, the US says.
Yesterday 6:58 pm (10 hours ago)
Iraq's government closes the notorious Abu Ghraib prison because of what it says are security concerns.
1:58 am (3 hours ago)
Boston marks the anniversary of the deadly bombing at last year's marathon, honouring the dead and lauding the strength of the survivors.
Yesterday 10:03 pm (7 hours ago)
The son of a long-serving policeman is arrested in connection with the stabbing death of five people at a house party in Calgary, police in the Canadian city say.
Yesterday 1:01 pm (16 hours ago)
News photos from past 24 hours: 15 April
Monday, 9:41 pm
Huge fire in the Chilean city of Valparaiso
Monday, 4:53 pm
Aftermath of a bomb blast in Abuja
Monday, 11:20 am
Duke and Duchess in New Zealand and Australia
Monday, 3:16 pm
News photos from past 24 hours: 14 April
Wednesday, April 9th, 3:05 pm
News photos from the past 24 hours: 9 April
Wednesday, April 9th, 2:09 pm
Readers' photos on the theme of "growth"
Wednesday, April 9th, 1:59 am
Delhi's homeless get voting power in India's election
Wednesday, April 9th, 12:55 pm
The PM is challenged over his support for Maria Miller following a row over her expenses.
Yesterday 10:51 pm (6 hours ago)
A security camera has revealed footage of the artist Banksy and an accomplice at work in Bristol in the early hours of Sunday morning
Yesterday 7:07 pm (10 hours ago)
Footage posted online purports to show pro-Russian activists in a Lada confronting a Ukrainian tank.
4:47 am (25 minutes ago)
A major rescue operation is under way after a ferry carrying 476 people capsized off South Korea, coastguard officials say.
Yesterday 3:45 pm (13 hours ago)
Crowds at Liverpool's Anfield stadium have held a minute's silence to mark the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough disaster, in which 96 people died.
Yesterday 9:20 pm (8 hours ago)
Boston has marked the first anniversary of the deadly bombing at last year's marathon, honouring the dead and lauding the character and strength of the survivors and the city's residents.
Yesterday 5:00 pm (12 hours ago)
Oscar Pistorius reads out the message in his Valentine's card from his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Yesterday 11:02 pm (6 hours ago)
North Korean officials have paid a visit to a London hair salon to question why it had used their leader Kim Jong-un's picture in a poster offering haircuts.
Yesterday 7:52 pm (9 hours ago)
Defence Secretary Philip Hammond warns that a 'yes' vote in the Scottish referendum could leave both Scotland and the UK "weaker".
12:00 am (5 hours ago)
Would this dessert taste different on a black plate?
4:44 am (27 minutes ago)
How New Zealand reacted to William, Kate - and George
1:06 am (4 hours ago)
Why BBC Two's launch was not all right on the night
1:17 am (4 hours ago)
What are the mysterious sequences of numbers read out on shortwave radio?
1:10 am (4 hours ago)
Children's uplifting letters of hope to homeless Syrians
Yesterday 7:15 pm (10 hours ago)
Thousands mourn Hillsborough's victims on 25th anniversary
1:07 am (4 hours ago)
Son of slain Sikh leader running for US Congress
1:24 am (4 hours ago)
Who was buried behind a boys' school in Florida?
12:02 am (5 hours ago)
How 3D printing is changing the shape of lessons
12:29 am (5 hours ago)
The abandoned hamlet its mayor wants to give away
Yesterday 10:56 pm (6 hours ago)
Report shows how foreign fighters in Syria are using social media
Yesterday 3:53 pm (13 hours ago)
Investigating claims of Islamic "takeovers" of schools

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