BBC News - Wales

The latest stories from the Wales section of the BBC News web site.
  1. 'Mistake' to arm police with Tasers

    A Welsh police and crime commissioner says the proposal to offer Tasers to all front-line police officers is a mistake.
  2. Family's agony over missing Manic

    The sister of Missing Manic Street Preacher Richey Edwards says it was difficult for her father to die without knowing the fate of his son.
  3. Dad put porn on supermarket iPad

    A "foolish" Tesco shopper who changed the display image of a demonstration iPad to a pornographic photo is given a community order.
  4. Prince's household 'like Wolf Hall'

    Clarence House is fraught with rivalries that have led to it being compared to the court of Henry VIII, according to a new biography of the Prince of Wales.
  5. Accidents amid ice and snow alert

    A yellow "be aware" alert for snow and ice is in force across much of Wales.
  6. 'Golden hellos' idea to attract GPs

    Newly-qualified doctors should be offered "golden hellos" to entice them to work in general practice in Wales, Plaid Cymru says.
  7. 200 protest over Gypsy site plans

    More than 200 people stage a protest about plans for a Gypsy and traveller site near a village in Conwy county.
  8. Fly-grazing law not fully used

    Only half of Wales' councils have used a law to clear fly-grazing animals, one year after it was introduced.
  9. MP Murphy to stand down at election

    Paul Murphy is to stand down as Labour MP for Torfaen after 28 years in parliament.
  10. Plea for kidnapped daughter's return

    A mother is appealing for the return of her daughter after she was kidnapped and taken to Libya two years ago.
  11. 'Too many libraries closing' warning

    Too many libraries are closing which will make it more difficult for people to challenge those in power, an ex-National Library for Wales chief says.
  12. Rare illness ends Pretorius' career

    Twice-capped Wales back-rower Andries Pretorius, 29, of Worcester, is forced to quit by a rare auto-immune condition.