News In Brief

  • Mumbai crisis continues. As the bodies of hostages are uncovered, Indian troops fight to save others
  • Eight years since schoolboy Damilola Taylor’s murder, his family and friends meet with politicians to remember him.
  • Foreign nationals first to get identity cards under the Government’s controversial £5 billion scheme.
  • Oscar-nominated animated war film, ‘Waltz with Bashir, now on general release. Directed by Ari Folman.
  • Mother who let her 14 year-old daughter sleep with a 22 year-old man prompts debate over morality.
  • Motorcycle men convicted – two members of bike gang ‘The Outlaws’ are imprisoned for life for murdering a “Hell’s Angel”.
  • Kilts please! Charity ‘Children 1st” asks both children and adults to dress up and sing to raise funds.