National News

Ashley Madison Data Hack ‘Done For Profit’

National News July 21, 2015 at 5:26 am

A member of a hacking community claims Impact Team “will profit in a big way” if they sell the stolen personal details.

Osborne Tells Departments To Prepare For Cuts

National News July 21, 2015 at 2:49 am

Ministers are warned they will have to deliver “more for less” as the Treasury aims to save up to 40% on department costs.

Brain Hacking On Rise: Could It Make You Perkier?

National News July 21, 2015 at 2:29 am

A growing number of people are using homemade devices to pump electricity into their brains, reports Tom Cheshire.

‘Binge Eating’ Gene In Teenagers Is Discovered

National News July 21, 2015 at 1:08 am

Young people suffering from a particular variation in a gene are 20% more likely to binge eat during adolescence, scientists say.

Book Aims To Restore Hope After Dunblane Tragedy

National News July 20, 2015 at 10:43 pm

Andy Murray, a pupil at the school in the 1996 shooting, writes the foreword to a book that honours the community’s resilience.

Labour Rebels Defy Leadership On Welfare

National News July 20, 2015 at 10:37 pm

Forty-eight of the party’s MPs vote against Tory reforms despite being ordered not to by interim leader Harriet Harman.

BFI Investigates Queen ‘Nazi Salute’ Film Leak

National News July 20, 2015 at 10:01 pm

The British Film Institute, which archives royal footage, joins the Palace in finding out how the film entered the public domain.

Tuesday’s National Newspaper Front Pages

National News July 20, 2015 at 9:57 pm

Sky News takes a look at the stories making a splash in Tuesday’s national newspapers.

Hundreds Watch Fight Arranged on Social Media

National News July 20, 2015 at 7:54 pm

Some 200 youths gather in Belfast city centre to watch a fight between two girls believed to have been arranged on social media.

Zip Wire Accident Kills Girl, 5, In Play Area

National News July 20, 2015 at 6:38 pm

Alexia Walenkaki was playing in a park when a tree trunk being used for a swing collapsed, and police are investigating.