Hemingway's Cuba, self-guided walking in Tuscany, Valentine's Day in France, and the seaside in East Sussex
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Tuesday 27 August 2013
Russian newspaper reports Snowden discussed his flight plans with consulate in Hong Kong prior to departure, despite Putin claims his arrival was 'complete surprise'
Monday 12 August 2013
A former MI6 officer went on hunger strike today in support of Guantanamo Bay prisoner Shaker Aamer, motivated by shame at his former employer.
Saturday 03 August 2013
Sniffer dogs found ammunition for grenade launchers and other munitions aboard the Chong Chon Gang
Wednesday 17 July 2013
Crew riots and captain attempts suicide as officials board vessel
Tuesday 09 July 2013
Head of Russian foreign affairs committee announces that he has accepted the offer in a tweet but quickly deletes it
Monday 08 July 2013
Lawyers for four inmates have also filed petitions with the US government to stop this procedure during the religious festival
Saturday 06 July 2013
All 16 tourists on board taken to hospital after coach overturned on popular holiday route
Friday 21 June 2013
Embassy confirms two men released after a secret court hearing
Thursday 13 June 2013
Australian endurance swimmer Chloe McCardel ended her attempt to swim from Cuba to Florida after 11 hours in the water when she was stung by a jellyfish.
Sunday 09 June 2013
Over the past 25 years, Abelardo Morell has earned international praise for his images that use the language of photography to explore visual surprise and wonder.
Thursday 23 May 2013
The Obama administration acknowledged publicly for the first time that four US citizens have been killed in drone strikes since 2009 in Pakistan and Yemen.
Tuesday 07 May 2013
The island state has previously sent 30,000 doctors to Venezuela in exchange for cheap oil
Monday 06 May 2013
Alfredo Guevara, who died on 19 April at the age of 87, was a prominent film-maker, intellectual and cultural leader in Cuba. He was a close associate of Fidel and Raul Castro when they were rebel leaders and a backer of the struggle to remove Fulgencio Batista. After the 1959 revolution he became a leading cultural official and defender of the arts. He founded the Cuban Art and Cinematography Institute in 1959 and later the Festival of New Latin American Cinema. In the 1970s he was a vice minister of government.
Friday 03 May 2013
A convicted American killer living in Cuba has become the first woman to be named on the FBI’s “Most Wanted Terrorists” list.
Thursday 02 May 2013
The Afghan leader was speaking on a visit to Denmark
Stephen Fry explains what he would say if he was 'confronted by God'
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