Actor took on three armed soldiers who had surrounded star and crew while they were filming later series of Extreme World 3
They may have breezed to the top of the Premier League, but the club's attempt to pass Uefa's Financial Fair Play test looks far less simple
'He went out there and hustled and grinded'
It isn’t hard to find an architect who will tell you that vast swathes of the British urban landscape are ugly, grey and unappealing – nor would you struggle to find people who agreed with them. But could it be that the look and the layout of our cities is actually bad for our health?
City are favourites to win the title race although their away form will face a test against a resurgent Spurs side on Wednesday
Thanks to its relatively rude financial health, London is a city apart from the rest of the UK. But could it make it as a country in its own right? Sean O'Grady investigates
Local government legislation is seeking to curtail many of the rights enjoyed by motorcyclists
Whitehall officials have warned attacks could occur during the Games
Destroyed by the Second World War, and still raw from both Nazi occupation and its subsequent 45 years of Soviet rule, Warsaw is a city whose history is writ large upon its public spaces.
Some villages cut off by floodwater by almost a month
Patrick Cockburn in Damascus finds people resigned to Geneva talks failure
Gilles Bourdouleix was found guilty of 'condoning crimes against humanity' after he was caught on camera making the statement during an altercation with a traveller community
Government and rebel leaders in South Sudan have signed a ceasefire – the first step towards peace in the country after five weeks of violence in which more than 1,000 people have been killed and hundreds of thousands forced from their homes.
Increase to £40m should be enough to pass Uefa's test - and avoid a Champions League ban
The scores of old masters held by the Detroit Institute of Arts might have fetched hundreds of millions of dollars at auction
Q. I'm keen to visit Punta del Este and/or Montevideo in Uruguay, ideally as a package holiday. But I can't find any operators that do it. And even if I could, would booking individual flights and accommodation be a better strategy? It seems amazing that BA still don't fly direct! Russ Williams, London