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Natasha Carruthers: Manslaughter charge after Fermanagh crash

Detectives investigating the death of Natasha Carruthers in a car crash in Fermanagh have charged a 27-year-old man with manslaughter. He is facing a number of other charges including two counts of dangerous driving and causing grievous bodily injury.He...

News Daily: NHS targets and worst traffic jams

Hello. Here's your morning briefing:NHS hospital performance slumps across the UKResearch by BBC News has found the NHS across the UK is missing key targets for cancer treatment, A&E and planned operations.After analysing the data for each of the...

Farmers face 'big pressure' over slurry storage

Northern Ireland farmers say they are under big pressure over slurry storage this year due to persistent wet weather since the summer.A ban on spreading came into effect at the weekend which lasts until February.They said soft ground conditions...

Paper review: MI5 boss warns web giants

The Guardian leads with a warning from the head of MI5 that Britain is facing its most severe terror threat ever. The paper says that Andrew Parker believes more attacks are inevitable.The Daily Mail, which also has the story...

Kenya 'unable' to hold credible run-off election

Kenya is unable to hold credible elections next week, a senior member of the country's electoral commission (IEBC) has told the BBC.Roselyn Akombe said the IEBC was under political "siege", unable to reach consensus or take any decisions.Now in...

Rio Tinto charged with fraud by US authorities

British-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto and two of its former executives have been charged with fraud in the US, accused of hiding losses by inflating the value of African coal assets. It bought the Mozambique assets in 2011 for...

Universal Credit: MPs to debate rollout amid Labour pause call

MPs are to debate the rollout of Universal Credit amid continuing calls for changes to the way the government's flagship welfare programme is working.Labour is calling for the system, which merges six benefits into one, to be paused amid...

Six fishermen missing in capsize off Australian coast

Six fishermen are missing after their trawler capsized and sank off the east coast of Australia.A seventh man managed to survive being stranded for about 12 hours in waters near the Queensland town of Seventeen Seventy, according to authorities.He...

Photo of butchered rhino wins top award

A shocking image of environmental crime has been declared the top entry in this year's Wildlife Photographer of the Year (WPY) competition. Taken by South African Brent Stirton, the picture shows the slumped form of a black rhino in...

'Depression overwhelmed me, but it also gave me a career'

At her lowest, Catherine wondered whether she would be able to finish her degree. "I lost all concept of the future. I felt I was losing control of my mind. 'It was my second year at Manchester University, and...