Wed, 21 Nov 2018

Medication for mental health: Call to 'end pill-shaming'

The Royal College of Psychiatrists says it's worried some people are not getting the help they need. ...

Brexit blind dates: Prof Lord Winston and Aisleyne Horgan-Wallace

She nicknamed the fertility expert "Lord Embryo" but did they get on talking Brexit over dinner? ...

Blood transfusions 'absolutely critical' for Essex boy Henry

The parents of a boy with a rare blood disease plea for more donors over the festive period. ...

Stress damages many people's sex life - survey

A 5 Live survey on attitudes to sex finds the stress of modern living is taking a toll in the ...

I found out my dad was cheating on my mum - but I couldn't tell her

A 25-year-old shares the story of his dad's long affair and how he dealt with the guilt of knowing. ...

Grenfell father: 'I thought I'd lost my family'

A Grenfell survivor speaks to Newsnight about hearing the 999 call he made on the night of the fire. ...

The blue plaque names you may not know

Three-quarters of blue plaque nominations are turned down but not all those chosen are household names. ...

Merton police attack: Officers could let suspects go

A police federation chief speaks out after footage of officers being dragged and kicked goes viral. ...

South Western Railway: The people hit by Waterloo delays

Rail commuters explain how major disruption has affected them after engineering works overran. ...

Polar bear display stuns Isle of Man shoppers

Pictures of the amorous animals on display in a shopping centre have been shared widely on social media. ...

Migrant workers send home £8bn to families

The UN says money sent home pays for school, but too much is taken in transfer charges. ...

Brexit deal: The importance of being unionist?

As the debate over Brexit and the union grows, some politicians stress their unionist credentials. ...

Newspaper headlines: Police warning over 'violent thugs'

Front pages carry suggestions officers might have to let suspects go unless they receive public backing during street attacks. ...

'Dad, what's that and can we climb it?'

The father of the youngest person to scale the Old Man of Hoy pays tribute to his son's bravery. ...

'UK's oldest twins' turn 102: Stourport-on-Severn pair mark birthday

Irene Crump and Phyllis Jones put their longevity down to good luck and "good food". ...

Hayley Weatherall and lover jailed over husband murder plots

Ray Weatherall survived a series of efforts to kill him including shooting, poisoning and burning. ...

Quarter of Welsh trains out of service, TfW admits in apology

Transport for Wales and Network Rail take out newspaper adverts to apologise for delays and cancellations. ...

BBC launches TV licence fee consultation for over-75s

The public gets a say on whether the BBC should pay for licences for the over-75s when funding runs out. ...

Gorseinon bank robbers 'came through ceiling'

Two men brandishing machetes threatened bank staff before fleeing in a car. ...

Spain Brexit: PM Sánchez threatens to vote no over Gibraltar

Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez says Spain will reject the draft deal without clarification on Gibraltar. ...

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Dow plunges over 550 points, turning negative for the year

NEW YORK, U.S. - Extending a pre-Thanksgiving rout, U.S. stocks fell sharply on Tuesday, sparked by disappointing earnings from several ...

Several users globally complain of Facebook, Instagram crash

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Facebook and Instagram users in several parts of the world complained about not being able to access ...

After Bitcoin bloodbath, digital currencies to fall further

NEW YORK, U.S. - In a matter of a week, Bitcoin has lost nearly a third of its value, dropping ...

Asian markets reel after downfall of Nissan chairman

SYDNEY, Australia – Stock indices in Japan fell on Tuesday, dragging the Asian region down with them. Japan is caught ...

Nasdaq leads U.S. markets lower

NEW YORK, New York – U.S. stocks had a wild ride on Monday, falling sharply, recouping some lost ground, and ...

Airport in China's Urumqi to expand in project worth $6 bn

BEIJING, China - Chinese authorities have approved the expansion of one of the country's airports, which is set to serve ...

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