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UK can be sued over rendition case

30 October 2014 Last updated at 15:28 Mr Belhaj was an opponent of then-Libyan leader Col Muammar Gaddafi at the time of his rendition A Libyan man can sue the UK government over claims he was illegally sent back to … Continue reading

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Miliband admits Scottish ‘challenge’

30 October 2014 Last updated at 21:24 Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. Labour leader Ed Miliband says the next leader of the party in Scotland faces “big challenges” Ed Miliband has admitted that Labour is facing … Continue reading

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Maine bid to force nurse quarantine

30 October 2014 Last updated at 20:20 Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. Ebola nurse Kaci Hickox: “I’m free to go on a bike ride in my home town” The governor of Maine has vowed to exercise … Continue reading

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Four people hurt in fireworks blaze

30 October 2014 Last updated at 20:57 Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. Footage of the fireworks going off as the blaze took hold Four people have been hurt as more than 40 firefighters tackle a blaze … Continue reading

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Child sex exploitation ‘social norm’

30 October 2014 Last updated at 01:33 Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. Ann Coffey MP: ”We should be judging the people who prey on these children, not the children themselves” Child sexual exploitation has become a … Continue reading

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Care plan ‘to ease hospital pressure’

30 October 2014 Last updated at 00:46 By Nick Triggle Health correspondent, BBC News Vulnerable patients in England will get better support in the community as part of plans to ease pressure on hospitals, ministers say. Joint teams of social … Continue reading

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Sickness benefit cuts ‘considered’

30 October 2014 Last updated at 00:06 By Michael Buchanan Social Affairs Correspondent, BBC News More than two million people claim employment and support allowance Ministers are considering drastically cutting the main Employment and Support Allowance sickness benefit, internal documents … Continue reading

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Penalties ‘do not stop’ drug use

30 October 2014 Last updated at 06:56 Last year Uruguay became the first country to make it legal to grow, sell and consume marijuana There is “no obvious relationship” between tough laws and levels of drug use, a government report … Continue reading

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EU Warrant vote ‘before by-election’

29 October 2014 Last updated at 15:15 MPs will get to vote on the government’s decision before 20 November David Cameron has said a vote on the future of the European Arrest Warrant will be held before the Rochester and … Continue reading

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Some 650 missing children ‘at risk’

29 October 2014 Last updated at 14:15 The report was commissioned in the wake of the Rochdale grooming scandal Almost 650 children reported missing in Greater Manchester in 2014 were at risk of child sexual exploitation (CSE) or serious harm, … Continue reading

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