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.
Ukip supporters are 55 or older, white and socially conservative, finds British Social Attitudes Report
JK Rowling responds to fan tweeting she 'can't see' Dumbledore being gay
Jeremy Clarkson sacked live: Alan Yentob 'wouldn't rule out' ex Top Gear host's BBC return
David Cameron calls Labour 'hopeless, sneering socialists' while announcing 7-day NHS plans
The West has it totally wrong on Lee Kuan Yew
Revealed: Putin's army of pro-Kremlin bloggers
- 1 East 17 bandmember Brian Harvey in 'very desperate situation’
- 2 Is this bridge haunted by the ghost of nu rave?
- 3 Woman filmed launching racist tirade against men on the Tube for speaking in 'own lingo'
- 4 The West has it totally wrong on Lee Kuan Yew
- 5 Scientists have discovered a simple way to cook rice that dramatically cuts the calories