Two Britons are among a group of 20 journalists working for Al-Jazeera facing criminal trial in Egypt on charges of aiding or joining a terrorist organisation – the latest press crackdown in a country which is facing growing instability.
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Monday 15 July 2013
34-year-old ran into difficulties as she neared the end of the 21-mile crossing
Monday 08 July 2013
View from the sofa: Sky Sports Ashes
Saturday 06 July 2013
Roberts will find himself tackled by two players whenever he gets ball in comeback
Indian TV reporter defends decision to do live piece to camera from shoulders of recently rescued Uttarakhand flood victim
Tuesday 25 June 2013
One could, if one were being utterly charitable to Narayan Pargaien, assume the Indian television reporter was trying to use his initiative.
Wednesday 22 May 2013
Former New Zealand head coach frustrated with referee Glen Jackson's performance in Auckland's 23-3 defeat to the Crusaders
Friday 17 May 2013
I’ve envied men and channel Dave for too long. Now, at last, there is a channel Grace
Monday 08 April 2013
Le Tissier retired as a player in 2002 after 541 appearances for Southampton
Wednesday 13 March 2013
The number one paid mobile app of all time launches spin-off animation
Friday 25 January 2013
For all their winner-takes-all approach to sport, the public here have a high respect for fair play and sportsmanship, which is likely to ensure that Victoria Azarenka is given a frosty reception when the defending champion takes on Li Na in tomorrow’s final of the Australian Open.
Thursday 03 January 2013
Tony Greig's wife and son and former broadcasting colleagues, including Richie Benaud, paid tribute to the South African-born former England captain with a minute's silence before the first day of Australia's Test match against Sri Lanka in Sydney.
Sunday 30 December 2012
Monday 08 October 2012
Officials in eastern Spain say they are struggling to free two ships that ran ashore on a stretch of ecologically valuable coastline.
Thursday 04 October 2012
Joey Barton's move to Olympique Marseilles was last night described as "strange" by Chris Waddle, the ex-England winger who is still revered at the Stade Velodrome after his own spell in the south of France.
Saturday 25 August 2012
The BBC’s exemplary coverage of London 2012 means Channel 4 has a tough act to follow. But at least it can put aside concerns that its 500 hours of Paralympic coverage might be excessive.
Saturday 28 July 2012
If I’m being racially abused I don’t need a stranger with a saviour complex to rescue me
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
Food banks: One million Britons will soon be using them, according to Trussell Trust
Religion isn't growing, it is becoming vigorous in its demise, says philosopher AC Grayling
BBC election debate: The one photo that summed up the whole 90-minute leaders debate
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