It's not about the destination, it's about the journey. Three student travellers recount their favourite stories from the long way round
A political and legal brawl broke out in France today after the former President Nicolas Sarkozy was placed under investigation for “abusing” the mental weakness of one of the world’s richest woman.
Captaining Italy is a job that demands an ability to man-manage an ever-evolving crisis. More often than not when Italy play, Italy lose and it was John Kirwan, the former All Black great and then Italy coach, who once neatly summed up the end-game for the captain as "invariably dealing with the crisis of defeat". It is a fire -fighting role in the Towering Inferno.
Former England captain has joined PSG
Magpies seeking replacement for Demba Ba
Michel Slitinsky was a wartime resister whose research was instrumental in the prosecution of Maurice Papon. Papon was a civil servant who served in the Vichy regime and played a key role in sending French Jews to Nazi death camps.
Newcastle play Fulham tonight at Craven Cottage
Bordeaux 2 Newcastle United 0
Europa League preparations hit by cold snap
Fraudster convinced victims he was a Nato masterspy sent to protect them
A woman has died after she was mauled by her daughter's pet dogs as she went to feed them last night.
The Cissé-Ba and Rooney-Van Persie pairings should light up St James's Park
Newcastle boss Alan Pardew insists there is no need to question Papiss Cisse's confidence after seeing the striker help fire his side to the top of Europa League Group D.
The first statement of the season; emphatic, comfortable and dominant. Newcastle have waited since August for their campaign to ignite. When Alan Pardew punched the air to celebrate his team's third goal, from the foot of the out-of-sorts Papiss Cissé, it felt like a gear change.
Newcastle United 3 Bordeaux 0