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Monday 27 August 2012
A pair of underpants that once belonged to Elvis Presley are expected to fetch £10,000 when they go up for auction in Manchester next month. An added bonus for the would-be buyer is that the light-blue boxers come unwashed and with genuine Elvis stains, which came when he wore them underneath a white jumpsuit, during a show in 1977.
Wednesday 15 August 2012
Angelo Henriquez has no intention of wasting his dream move to Manchester United.
Tuesday 14 August 2012
Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson is reportedly on the brink of landing a striker - 18-year-old Chilean Angelo Henriquez.
Monday 28 May 2012
Did you spend your weekend rubbing oily shoulders at a swamped lido, coughing up salt water at the beach, or calling out the fire brigade to extract you from a minute paddling pool?
Thursday 17 May 2012
Wines of the week: Old Vines Carignan 2008; Domaine de L'Espigouette Plan de Dieu Cotes Du Rhone Villages 2009; Saint Mont Le Passé Authentique 2010
Sunday 29 April 2012
Terry Kirby selects the best bottles to buy
Saturday 21 April 2012
Emily Jupp meets the "Lilliputians" who work for theatre company "Royal de Luxe" and gets the reactions from the streets
Tuesday 17 April 2012
A strong magnitude-6.7 earthquake shook central Chile, prompting authorities to order a preventative evacuation of a stretch of coastline and causing hundreds of people in the capital to flee buildings in panic.
Sunday 15 April 2012
In lottery conditions which failed to dampen the enthusiasm of the watching crowd ashore, nor did the rain, the big race of the Naples leg of the America’s Cup World Series, and the fleet racing crown, went to the local favourites, the Prada-backed Luna Rossa.
Sunday 08 April 2012
He may be theatre royalty – and he observes the fashion for class – but the actor/director is more political than posh
Saturday 07 April 2012
Britain added two silver medals to the gold and silver already secured at the World Cup Regatta in Palma de Mallorca.
Tuesday 03 April 2012
As Prada fashion house boss Patrizio Bertelli celebrates in Palermo on Wednesday the launch of his latest bid to win the America’s Cup, two teams have announced their withdrawal from next week’s world series regatta in Naples.
Tuesday 03 April 2012
The attack on Argentina's warship'General Belgrano' was pivotal, says Colin Brown and Kim Sengupta
Thursday 29 March 2012
Around one billion stars in the Milky Way can be seen together for the first time in an image captured over a decade by astronomers.
Monday 26 March 2012
A magnitude-7.1 earthquake struck central Chile, the strongest and longest that many people said they had felt since a huge quake devastated the area two years ago.
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
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