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If your name is Gary or Deborah chances are you live in a house, drive a Citroen Picasso and are in the 45 to 54 age group

Smart Moves: The car is not the only star

Volvo is moving into the fast track in staff training, says Rachelle Thackray

Motoring: Pint-sized pizazz

Road test Fiat Seicento, by Roger Bell

Smart Moves: The truck stops here

Women's organisational and caring, sharing skills are in demand in the most male of preserves. And the transport industry finds it a delight, writes Rachelle Thackray

Road Test: Seat Arosa 1.0 - A Tardis that tangos

Seat predicts a big future for small runabouts as congestion and pollution increase. Its new Arosa aims to provide in a cheap, minuscule package the ambience of a family saloon a size or two bigger. Up-market accoutrements such as power steering, anti-lock brakes, air conditioning and automatic transmission are all on the menu.

ALMOST A TRIUMPH

THE TWO-WHEEL TEST

Smart move for watch that turned into a car

The most radical car to be sold in Europe in decades - and the most environmentally friendly - has just been unveiled by its makers. The new Smart, a joint venture between Mercedes-Benz and the Swiss company SMH, makers of the Swatch watch, will go on sale in mainland Europe next spring.

Letter: Forced into cynicism by our undemocratic way of voting

Sir: Like Pascal Smart ("I'll not vote - it won't change a thing", 18 March) I have no intention of voting for any political party. Unlike him I am not young (47) and have no interest one way or the other in the legalisation of drugs, or in the EU, single European currencies and so on. I am very interested in the planet that I live on and its future.

THE HANRATTY CASE: I'm dying tomorrow, please clear my name

A petty crook was hanged for what was dubbed the crime of the century. But he didn't do it, writes Jason Bennetto

Football : Timely efforts kill off Carlisle

Carlisle Sheffield Wednesday 2 Whittingham 11, Booth 47 Atten dance: 16,104

Get Smart pulled out of Badminton

Equestrianism

Smart coats for all occasions

Marie O'Mahony discovers a new fabric that warms or cools in response to the body's temperature

Falling in and falling about

fishing lines

Too Smart just clever enough

Genevieve Murphy believes that Get Smart's successor can help Karen Dixon to her best finish at the Badminton Three-Day Event which starts tomorrow

The four most frugal town cars

Official government fuel consumption figures for every new car include one for urban driving, but you can never expect to match the figure in real traffic, because the official test is based on unrealistically gentle rates of acceleration and very low speeds. This is likely to change in the next couple of years to reflect real-world conditions.

Drive with the Leeds

Leeds Building Society is offering a Peugeot 106 Mardi Gras in a competition open to anyone who successfully applies for a Leeds personal loan during September and October. Entry forms are available from all Leeds branches.
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In a world of Saudi bullying, right-wing Israeli ministers and the twilight of Obama, Iran is looking like a possible policeman of the Gulf

Iran is shifting from pariah to possible future policeman of the Gulf

Robert Fisk on our crisis with Iran
The young are the new poor: A third of young people pushed into poverty

The young are the new poor

Sharp increase in the number of under-25s living in poverty
Greens on the march: ‘We could be on the edge of something very big’

Greens on the march

‘We could be on the edge of something very big’
Revealed: the case against Bill Cosby - through the stories of his accusers

Revealed: the case against Bill Cosby

Through the stories of his accusers
Why are words like 'mongol' and 'mongoloid' still bandied about as insults?

The Meaning of Mongol

Why are the words 'mongol' and 'mongoloid' still bandied about as insults?
Mau Mau uprising: Kenyans still waiting for justice join class action over Britain's role in the emergency

Kenyans still waiting for justice over Mau Mau uprising

Thousands join class action over Britain's role in the emergency
Isis in Iraq: The trauma of the last six months has overwhelmed the remaining Christians in the country

The last Christians in Iraq

After 2,000 years, a community will try anything – including pretending to convert to Islam – to avoid losing everything, says Patrick Cockburn
Black Friday: Helpful discounts for Christmas shoppers, or cynical marketing by desperate retailers?

Helpful discounts for Christmas shoppers, or cynical marketing by desperate retailers?

Britain braced for Black Friday
Bill Cosby's persona goes from America's dad to date-rape drugs

From America's dad to date-rape drugs

Stories of Bill Cosby's alleged sexual assaults may have circulated widely in Hollywood, but they came as a shock to fans, says Rupert Cornwell
Clare Balding: 'Women's sport is kicking off at last'

Clare Balding: 'Women's sport is kicking off at last'

As fans flock to see England women's Wembley debut against Germany, the TV presenter on an exciting 'sea change'
Oh come, all ye multi-faithful: The Christmas jumper is in fashion, but should you wear your religion on your sleeve?

Oh come, all ye multi-faithful

The Christmas jumper is in fashion, but should you wear your religion on your sleeve?
Dr Charles Heatley: The GP off to do battle in the war against Ebola

The GP off to do battle in the war against Ebola

Dr Charles Heatley on joining the NHS volunteers' team bound for Sierra Leone
Flogging vlogging: First video bloggers conquered YouTube. Now they want us to buy their books

Flogging vlogging

First video bloggers conquered YouTube. Now they want us to buy their books
Saturday Night Live vs The Daily Show: US channels wage comedy star wars

Saturday Night Live vs The Daily Show

US channels wage comedy star wars
When is a wine made in Piedmont not a Piemonte wine? When EU rules make Italian vineyards invisible

When is a wine made in Piedmont not a Piemonte wine?

When EU rules make Italian vineyards invisible