05 August 2012 09:21 PM
The 25-year-old South African lifted the profile and aspirations of disabled sportsmen
05 August 2012 12:00 AM
Bubbling with anticipation and bursting with pride, hundreds cheer and whoop as the screen fills with the image of the one they've come to see: the local girl-turned-national icon. Jessica Ennis, here more perhaps than anywhere, is the focus of everyone's hopes and dreams.
29 July 2012 12:00 AM
Prosecutors claim 'irrefutable' evidence of Gu Kailai's involvement
02 July 2012 12:00 AM
The interest-rate fixing scandal could leave British banks exposed to multi-billion-pound civil actions, experts have warned.
18 June 2012 12:00 AM
Radiohead have paid tribute to their drum technician, who was killed when part of a stage collapsed before their concert in Canada.
18 June 2012 12:00 AM
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has revealed that he will retire from politics when his second term as President ends next year.
28 May 2012 12:00 AM
Austrian wins Palme d'Or for second time with tale of an elderly couple's devotion
21 May 2012 09:30 AM
British songwriter who defined disco described as second only to the Beatles
21 May 2012 09:00 AM
Fresh from making $20bn in US flotation, Facebook founder marries his long-term girlfriend
30 April 2012 02:15 AM
Heathrow airport has been ordered to stop handing out leaflets to passengers that apologise for delays at immigration.
Sustained immigration has not harmed Britons' employment, say government advisers
Australia facing international condemnation after turning around Sri Lankans at sea
7/7 memorial defaced on anniversary of 2005 attacks with ‘Blair lied thousands died’ graffiti
Even when it brutalises one of its own teenage citizens, America is helpless against Israel
Socialist Worker called to apologise over ‘vile’ article saying Eton schoolboy Horatio Chapple's death is ‘reason to save the polar bears’
There’s a nasty smell in the political air – and it’s coming from the Tories
- 1 Game of Thrones author George RR Martin says 'f*** you' to fans who fear he will die before finishing Westeros saga
- 2 PornHub begs users to stop uploading video clips of Brazil getting beaten 7-1
- 3 Why I'm on the brink of burning my Israeli passport
- 4 L'Oreal cuts ties with Belgium supporter Axelle Despiegelaere after hunting trip photographs
- 5 The true Gaza back-story that the Israelis aren’t telling this week