NEWS FOR 25/02/2018 (Sunday the 25th of February, 2018 - 1:33:44am gmt)
UN backs ceasefire 'without delay' in Syria
Posted on Saturday, 24/02/2018, 7:04:00pm gmt
The United Nations Security Council has unanimously demanded a 30-day ceasefire in Syria to allow aid to get in and medical evacuations.
Vicar Of Dibley and Notting Hill star dies
Posted on Saturday, 24/02/2018, 4:11:00pm gmt
British actress Emma Chambers, who was best known for her roles in TV comedy The Vicar Of Dibley and the movie Notting Hill, has died aged 53.
NRA accuses high school and police of 'failures'
Posted on Sunday, 25/02/2018, 12:22:00am gmt
America's National Rifle Association has hit out at "failures" of police and the school where 17 people died in a mass shooting as it reacted to an online boycott.
'Beast from the East' set to bring heavy snow
Posted on Saturday, 24/02/2018, 11:59:00am gmt
Heavy snow is expected to hit most of the UK next week as a cold blast of air known as "the Beast from the East" arrives from Russia.
Two remanded over deaths of brothers in 'hit-and-run'
Posted on Saturday, 24/02/2018, 9:04:00am gmt
Two people have been remanded in custody over the deaths of two young brothers killed in a suspected hit-and-run collision in Coventry.
Tory MP apologises to Corbyn over spy tweet
Posted on Saturday, 24/02/2018, 4:33:00pm gmt
Tory MP Ben Bradley has apologised and will make a "substantial" donation to charity after claiming Jeremy Corbyn sold British secrets to communist spies.
Star treated in hospital after being hit by metal bar
Posted on Saturday, 24/02/2018, 4:06:00pm gmt
Actor Richard E Grant has been treated in hospital after he was hit on the head by a metal bar.
Wes Anderson's new film takes festival by storm
Posted on Saturday, 24/02/2018, 3:06:00pm gmt
Director Wes Anderson has won the best director prize at the Berlin film festival for his new animated movie Isle of Dogs.
Can I get pizza? Why some people call police
Posted on Saturday, 24/02/2018, 8:55:00pm gmt
Police in the Texan city of San Antonio are urging people not to call 911 for trivial reasons and only do it for emergencies.
Olympians give dating app a boost at Winter Games
Posted on Saturday, 24/02/2018, 3:30:00pm gmt
As the Winter Games are set to draw to a close, it seems that sport isn't the only thing on athletes' minds with some looking to hook up with fellow Olympians.
Syria war: UN Security Council approves 30-day ceasefire
Posted on Saturday, 24/02/2018, 11:59:58pm gmt
Some of the biggest jihadist rebel groups, and their associates, are not covered by the truce.