The Paris prosecutor has lodged a preliminary charge against the suspect in a shooting spree at media offices and a bank.
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Monday 19 November 2012
The art of branding is not so cynical as most would presume
Saturday 17 November 2012
Friday 09 November 2012
Roger Gifford warns would-be campers off at 800-year old swearing-in ceremony
Saturday 03 November 2012
Alice Jones' Arts Diary
Friday 02 November 2012
It must be something of a relief for the BBC to get Young Apprentice back on air. Look, it can say, here's a star broadcaster we can be absolutely confident is safe with teenagers. Lord Sugar might jab his stubby finger at them from time to time and growl dyspeptically about cost-control, but at least there won't be anything untoward going on.
This week's big questions: is greed good, can we reinvent capitalism and do we need quotas for women?
Friday 26 October 2012
"We have to do a much better job of teaching our daughters maths and science and encouraging them to be aggressive"
Wednesday 24 October 2012
The philosopher George Santayana said: "Those who do not remember the past are condemned to repeat it."
Sunday 21 October 2012
Why go in 2013? Country of culture
Saturday 20 October 2012
This eighth annual weekend of serious-minded public debate, organised by the Institute of Ideas, features 12 strands, 80 sessions and more than 350 speakers, and revolves around the eurozone crisis and the state of European democracy, freedom and equality, with Ivan Krastev, Rob Riemen, Thierry Baudet, Thomas Hylland Eriksen and Gáspár Miklos Tamás among the key speakers.
Sunday 07 October 2012
Air travel has come a long way since that momentous day on 17 December 1903 when Wilbur Wright successfully achieved something no one had accomplished, powered flight. Little did Wilbur and his younger brother Orville know that their invention would spawn an industry that would enable millions to not only fly 120ft (as the brothers did) but thousands of miles.
Tuesday 02 October 2012
Unlike past protest movements where ideologies came into conflict, today's uprisings are raw and reject traditional political structures
- 1 Cameron's freebie to apartheid South Africa
- 2 Is this the scariest advert ever? Japanese tyre commercial comes with its own disclaimer and health warning
- 3 A forgotten episode in Russian history leaves links with the Philippines
- 4 Australian ultra-nationalist politician Stephanie Banister in car crash immigration TV interview
- 5 Nelson Mandela: From 'terrorist' to tea with the Queen