Cambridge ousts Harvard as world’s best university
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Cambridge ousts Harvard as world’s best university

Although Cambridge is ranked No 1, American institutions dominated the list of best universities, taking…

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MPs grill John Yates over phone hacking
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MPs grill John Yates over phone hacking

Metropolitan police assistant commissioner tells home affairs select committee ex-News of the World editor Andy…

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Key witness will testify on News of the World phone hacking
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Key witness will testify on News of the World phone hacking

A key witness from inside the News of World newsroom says he will testify on…

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The BBC completely fails to understand the Tea Party movement
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The BBC completely fails to understand the Tea Party movement

With the smug incomprehension in which it takes so much pride (can’t understand – won’t…

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Do our memories get better or worse with age?
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Do our memories get better or worse with age?

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Huguette Clark, who inherited riches amassed by her father in Montana’s mining industry at the…

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Battle over $500m fortune of 104-year-old Manhattan heiress Huguette Clark
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Battle over $500m fortune of 104-year-old Manhattan heiress Huguette Clark

Huguette Clark, who inherited riches amassed by her father in Montana’s mining industry at the…

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Prince Charles embarks on lavish train trip to spread green message
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Prince Charles embarks on lavish train trip to spread green message

As a mode of transport, the royal train suits Prince Charles down to his hand-made…

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Tony Blair and Gordon Brown let UK troops down, ex-army chief says
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Tony Blair and Gordon Brown let UK troops down, ex-army chief says

General Sir Richard Dannatt hits out at former chancellor for failing to fund armed forces…

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Iran casts a giant shadow over the Washington peace talks
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Iran casts a giant shadow over the Washington peace talks

Israel will keep the chances of a deal alive, while the US tackles the nuclear…

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Winston Churchill ‘ordered assassination of Mussolini to protect compromising letters’
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Winston Churchill ‘ordered assassination of Mussolini to protect compromising letters’

Winston Churchill ordered the assassination of Benito Mussolini as part of a plot to destroy…

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Smuggled uranium-238 seized in Moldova
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Smuggled uranium-238 seized in Moldova

Moldovan police have seized 1.8kg of uranium-238 in the capital, Chisinau, officials say. Three members…

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France to drain lake under Mont Blanc glacier
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France to drain lake under Mont Blanc glacier

French engineers are set to drain a lake that has formed under a glacier on…

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Blackpool memorial sex act woman arrested
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Blackpool memorial sex act woman arrested

A woman who urinated on a Blackpool war memorial has been arrested – three days…

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Our unbelievably beautiful baby girl
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Our unbelievably beautiful baby girl

Baby girl’s dramatic early arrival interrupts Camerons’ holiday in Cornwall ‘It’s quite nerve-racking’ AFTER the…

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