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French Sole is celebrating 25 years with its first non-London store – it’s time to slip in to spring, says Rebecca Gonsalves

Hapsburg goes to his grave amid Ruritanian pageant

Eulogies for eldest son of Austria's last emperor

Album: Antonio Pappano, Rossini: William Tell (EMI Classics)

Rossini's final opera is infrequently staged, and it's unlikely anyone will try again soon: why risk comparison with Pappano's magisterial presentation, the latest in a string of triumphs for the maestro?

Triathlon: Findlay makes it three in a row

Britain's Helen Jenkins lost to Paula Findlay in a sprint finish for the second consecutive race at the latest World Series event in Kitzbühel, Austria.

Women: Unseen Schiele on display in UK

Nearly 50 works previously unseen in this country by provocative Austrian artist Egon Schiele go on show in London tomorrow.

Heather Mills breaks shoulder in skiing accident

Heather Mills has broken her shoulder in a skiing accident.

Heads Up: The Infernal Comedy

Why Malkovich's latest is no 'Serial Killer: The Musical'

Restrictions lifted on EU migrant workers

Freedom of movement restrictions on workers from the 10 states that joined the EU in 2004 are lifted today.

Letters To A Young Poet, By Rainer Maria Rilke

A letter written to Rilke by a young man entering a military career who secretly wished to become a poet himself forms the basis of this slim, jewel of a volume of ten letters, written in response by the Bohemian-Austrian poet over six years in the early 1900s when he was still cementing his reputation.

Austria: Nazi cake shop 'must be banned'

The owners of a pastry shop that showcases cakes decorated with Nazi themes should be prosecuted, a Holocaust awareness group said yesterday.

Derek Pain: It never pays to be sentimental about shares

No Pain, No Gain

Skiing: Whistleblower Cuche slates FIS over fine

An emotional Didier Cuche of Switzerland criticised race officials after he won the World Cup super-G here in Norway yesterday, following the International Ski Federation's decision to fine the defending downhill champion for threatening a referee.

A Day That Shook The World: Hitler annexes Austria

On 14 March 1938, Austria opened its borders to German troops, extending an ecstatic welcome to their new Nazi rulers.

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Skiing: Goergl doubles up with downhill gold

Elisabeth Goergl stunned favourites Lindsey Vonn and Maria Riesch for the second time at the world Alpine ski championships yesterday, winning the downhill to add to her super-G title. The 29-year-old Austrian had never previously won a top-level downhill.

Lofthouse's funeral is a sad moment for all of England, says Coyle

Bolton manager Owen Coyle said yesterday that he expects football supporters throughout England to feel a sense of sadness when Nat Lofthouse is laid to rest today.

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