Alex Salmond accuses David Cameron of trying to capitalise on Syria crisis

Alex Salmond has accused David Cameron of seeking to capitalise on the Syria crisis to expose Labour divisions.

SNP deputy leader says party will not support David Cameron’s plans for airstrikes in Syria

There is no prospect of the SNP supporting strikes in Syria under the strategy put forward by David Cameron, the party’s deputy leader has said.

Baldragon Academy building work can forge ahead after funding delays solved

A £25 million rebuild of a Dundee school can finally go ahead after delays caused by a funding foul-up.


French ambassador says UK support for Syria air strikes is ‘absolutely essential’

France believes it is "absolutely essential" for the UK to participate in air strikes against Islamic State (IS) in Syria following the atrocities in ...

VIDEO: 'So cute' Ballymena Bear is an internet hit

A Christmas advert for a struggling Northern Ireland market town has become an unlikely internet hit.

Four Britons among seven feared dead in New Zealand helicopter crash

Four Britons are believed to have been killed in a helicopter crash on a glacier in New Zealand, police said.

BBC Three to move online in February

BBC Three will be moved online next year - a change that could lead to a 80% drop in viewers, the broadcaster's governing body has said.

Justice committee urged to close cross-border legal loopholes

A sex offender could not be prosecuted for an alleged sex assault on a young child because his victim said it took place on a truck travelling ...

British Airways and easyJet suspend Sharm el-Sheikh flights until new year

British Airways and easyJet have announced they will not use Sharm el-Sheikh airport until at least the new year, disrupting thousands of ...

Prime Minister says UK will do ‘all in our power’ to support France’s military action against Islamic State

David Cameron has vowed Britain will do "all in our power" to support France in its fight against Islamic State in the wake of the Paris terror ...