Our adversarial system gives barristers every incentive to trash people's reputations
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Saturday 07 December 2013
What's in a number? You've chosen your itinerary and ship, and booked your cruise, so does it really matter where your cabin is? The answer depends on your priorities.
Sachin Tendulkar retirement: The 'Little Master' out for 74, so has he missed his chance for a final century?
Friday 15 November 2013
Tendulkar may not bat in the second innings as India pile on the runs meaning he could well have played his final innings where he was out for 74
Sachin Tendulkar to retire from international cricket later this year after playing 200th Test for India
Thursday 10 October 2013
The multi-record holding batsman is to call time on his first class career at international level
Monday 05 August 2013
I first came to Edinburgh when I was 18 to serve on the Perrier Awards panel, and was inspired to try stand-up myself. In the intervening 22 years the press initially dubbed me a a 'fresh face', then 'a rising star', then an 'established name'. This year I was described as a 'permanent fringe fixture'. Like the rain, the sweaty venues and the panpipe players outside Waverley station, I have become part of the festival furniture.
USA victory under investigation after two Belize players claim they were offered a bribe ahead of the game
Friday 12 July 2013
Woodrow West and Ian Gaynair reveal they were offered a bribe before the 6-1 defeat in Portland on Tuesday
Monday 01 July 2013
Heatwave could be on way in the south - but Scotland and the north should keep umbrellas handy
Friday 14 June 2013
South Africa 230-6 (Ingram 73); West Indies 190-6 (Samuels 48) Match tied (D/L method)
Tuesday 11 June 2013
Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq admitted his side's batsmen were “totally lost” after mis-firing again on the way to a 67-run defeat by South Africa.
Saturday 08 June 2013
Sunday 02 June 2013
Jairo Mora Sandoval, 26, died just weeks after posting a Facebook plea for police help with turtle-egg thieves
Sunday 17 February 2013
Ellyse Perry inspired Australia to a convincing 114-run win in the Women's World Cup final in Mumbai today.
Wednesday 19 December 2012
Q. Is there any way to get and stay in Bermuda for two weeks in 2013 at a reasonable cost, in a B&B or small hotel? Mike Cambell
Saturday 15 December 2012
A man opened fire in a hospital in Alabama, US, wounding a police officer and two employees before he was shot dead by police.
Wednesday 31 October 2012
The government of Haiti has warned that Hurricane Sandy represents a "disaster of major proportions," which could bring food shortages as well as an imminent spike in the number of life-threatening cholera cases.
Monday 08 October 2012
Marlon Samuels believes the “sky is the limit” for West Indies cricket following their ICC Twenty20 final win over hosts Sri Lanka.
The only black face in the Ukip manifesto is on the page about overseas aid
Ukip is the only main political party to not address LGBT rights in its manifesto
If I’m being racially abused I don’t need a white stranger with a saviour complex to rescue me
BBC election debate: The one photo that summed up the whole 90-minute leaders debate
Religion isn't growing, it is becoming vigorous in its demise, says philosopher AC Grayling
Russian warships in English Channel 'to conduct anti-aircraft and anti-submarine military drills'
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- 4 'I wish my teacher knew...': Young students share their 'heartbreaking' worries in notes