Officials were told 12 months ago that rivers posed a serious risk but failed to take any action
Like this page on Facebook for updates
Wednesday 31 May 2006
Credit rating agencies have expressed alarm at the $22bn (£12bn) private equity takeover of the gas pipelines business Kinder Morgan, one of the biggest leveraged buyouts since the battle over RJR Nabisco, which spawned the book Barbarians at the Gate two decades ago.
Friday 08 July 2005
Monday 21 February 2005
Monday 14 February 2005
Monday 31 January 2005
Twenty years ago, Chris Smith made headlines when he "came out" as Britain's first openly gay MP. As he prepared to celebrate that landmark moment at a reception in his honour tomorrow week, the former cabinet minister wondered whether to reveal he had been HIV-positive for 17 years.
Saturday 27 November 2004
Fuller, Smith & Turner, the pubs group with a major presence in the City, has heralded an upsurge in drinking activity in London's financial district.
Sunday 17 October 2004
Friday 06 August 2004
Monday 01 March 2004
Thursday 18 September 2003
Thursday 07 August 2003
Thursday 29 May 2003
Thursday 15 May 2003
Tuesday 25 February 2003
Saturday 18 January 2003
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
Shock poll shows voters believe Ukip is to the left of the Tories
Nigel Farage's approval rating hits 'record low' as popularity suffers in wake of Ukip sex scandal
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
Ukip candidate jokes about 'shooting peasants' in racist and homophobic rant
Pakistan school attack live: Taliban kill at least 132 children in 'horrifying' massacre
- 2 Harry Potter fans can apply to the Hogwarts-inspired College of Wizardry
- 3 Jessica Chambers: 19-year-old woman 'doused with lighter fluid and burned alive' in the US
- 4 Russell Brand calls Nigel Farage 'poundshop Enoch Powell' in BBC Question Time debate
- 5 Orange Wednesdays are no more