A minimum target of three medals has been set - with as many as seven a possibility
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Saturday 26 July 2008
Monday 16 June 2008
The Home Secretary, Jacqui Smith, is to be questioned by MPs over whether Britain's fight against terrorism has been compromised after a second security breach involving secret documents being left on a train.
Wednesday 11 June 2008
A police investigation has been launched after secret Government documents were left on a train, it was confirmed today.
In Search of Medieval Britain, BBC4<br />Stephen Fry and the Gutenberg Press, BBC4<br />Inside the Medieval Mind, BBC4<br/>Pushing Daisies, ITV1<br/>Living Goddess, Channel 4
Sunday 20 April 2008
Saturday 12 April 2008
Sunday 30 March 2008
Afternoon tea is a fine British tradition upheld around the world – the last word in restrained, civilised living.
Friday 21 March 2008
It is giving away money that really makes us happy, say researchers at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada. Those who spend money on others are generally happy people, a study of 632 American men and women indicated.
Sunday 17 February 2008
Have you heard the one about the single parent who wanted to take the kids on holiday? S/he was forced to pay double for not having a partner.
Sunday 27 January 2008
Carving first tracks in waist-deep powder is skiing nirvana but such transcendental conditions will be increasingly hard to find in the Alps as global warming pushes European pistes ever higher up the mountainsides. In the future, in order to find the best snow, skiers will have to head west – and the exchange rates make the trip even more appealing at the moment.
Thursday 08 June 2006
Tony Blair will go "well before the general election", Jack Straw has claimed, reopening speculation about the timing of the Prime Minister's exit.
India 241 & 521-6 dec West Indies 371 & 13-0: Jaffer's guile and Dhoni's style puts West Indies on back foot
Tuesday 06 June 2006
Controversy and confusion over a disputed catch that ended a typically explosive Mahendra Singh Dhoni innings took some of the gloss off Wasim Jaffer's 212 against the West Indies that swung the balance back to India on the first Test's fourth day here yesterday.
Saturday 12 November 2005
Thursday 04 August 2005
Thursday 17 March 2005
Saturday 05 February 2005
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Make your voice heard: Sign The Independent's petition to welcome refugees
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- 5 Orthorexia nervosa: How becoming obsessed with healthy eating can lead to malnutrition