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Japan in a hurry to claim rights to curry

NIPPING OUT for a vindaloo may never be the same again. In what must be the ultimate Indian take-away, the Japanese are trying to claim the patent for curry.

Cause of aid plane disaster unknown

YESTERDAY peace-keeping troops in Kosovo recovered the bodies of all 24 victims, including three British aid workers, and the "black box" flight recorder from the wreckage of a UN-chartered aircraft that crashed into a mountain near the town of Mitrovica.

Action replay: Honeyghan's dream comes true

Arguably the greatest performance by a British boxer fighting overseas was achieved by Lloyd Honeyghan who, on 27 September 1986 in Atlantic City, took the undisputed world welterweight title from Don Curry. Ron Wills filed this report for the Daily Mirror.

Wimbledon `99: Break point for people's chairman

A visionary's 10-year reign draws to a close. By Andrew Longmore

The analyst and the gay porn affair

Every now and then, something happens that reminds you the world is a curious place. Morgan Stanley Dean Witter's handling of the Christian Curry affair is one of those events.

Tennis: Wimbledon snub women

THE PRIZE-MONEY for Wimbledon (21 June to 4 July) will total a record pounds 7,595,330, an increase of 5.4 per cent, with the women players falling pounds 720,770 short in their campaign for parity with the men. Whether this would make a suffragette's heart bleed is open to question.

Restaurants: Eastern Edens

Three recently opened Indian restaurants shatter the stereotype of the lagered-up-in-search-of-a-slap-up. And about time too. Photographs by Nicola Levinsky

More blood in Ulster as Trimble and Adams stonewall over peace

AS NORTHERN Ireland's leaders clashed in Washington yesterday over decommissioning, blood was once again spilt on Ulster's streets as a leading loyalist was killed and sectarian violence flared.

Curry knew he was loyalist target

FRANKIE CURRY, murdered yesterday by fellow loyalists, had been a top member of the Red Hand Commando - the smallest of the three groups which called the loyalist ceasefire in 1994.

My Favourite Restaurant: Veeraswamy, Curry house with a doorman

PHILIP WILLIAMSON, marketing and commercial director with the Nationwide Building Society, has been with his current employers for the past 10 years, but it was 10 years further back that he discovered his favourite restaurant - The Veeraswamy in Regent Street, London.
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Isis hostage crisis: The prisoner swap has only one purpose for the militants - recognition its Islamic State exists and that foreign nations acknowledge its power

Isis hostage crisis

The prisoner swap has only one purpose for the militants - recognition its Islamic State exists and that foreign nations acknowledge its power, says Robert Fisk
Missing salvage expert who found $50m of sunken treasure before disappearing, tracked down at last

The runaway buccaneers and the ship full of gold

Salvage expert Tommy Thompson found sunken treasure worth millions. Then he vanished... until now
Homeless Veterans appeal: ‘If you’re hard on the world you are hard on yourself’

Homeless Veterans appeal: ‘If you’re hard on the world you are hard on yourself’

Maverick artist Grayson Perry backs our campaign
Assisted Dying Bill: I want to be able to decide about my own death - I want to have control of my life

Assisted Dying Bill: 'I want control of my life'

This week the Assisted Dying Bill is debated in the Lords. Virginia Ironside, who has already made plans for her own self-deliverance, argues that it's time we allowed people a humane, compassionate death
Move over, kale - cabbage is the new rising star

Cabbage is king again

Sophie Morris banishes thoughts of soggy school dinners and turns over a new leaf
11 best winter skin treats

Give your moisturiser a helping hand: 11 best winter skin treats

Get an extra boost of nourishment from one of these hard-working products
Paul Scholes column: The more Jose Mourinho attempts to influence match officials, the more they are likely to ignore him

Paul Scholes column

The more Jose Mourinho attempts to influence match officials, the more they are likely to ignore him
Frank Warren column: No cigar, but pots of money: here come the Cubans

Frank Warren's Ringside

No cigar, but pots of money: here come the Cubans
Isis hostage crisis: Militant group stands strong as its numerous enemies fail to find a common plan to defeat it

Isis stands strong as its numerous enemies fail to find a common plan to defeat it

The jihadis are being squeezed militarily and economically, but there is no sign of an implosion, says Patrick Cockburn
Virtual reality thrusts viewers into the frontline of global events - and puts film-goers at the heart of the action

Virtual reality: Seeing is believing

Virtual reality thrusts viewers into the frontline of global events - and puts film-goers at the heart of the action
Homeless Veterans appeal: MP says Coalition ‘not doing enough’

Homeless Veterans appeal

MP says Coalition ‘not doing enough’ to help
Larry David, Steve Coogan and other comedians share stories of depression in new documentary

Comedians share stories of depression

The director of the new documentary, Kevin Pollak, tells Jessica Barrett how he got them to talk
Has The Archers lost the plot with it's spicy storylines?

Has The Archers lost the plot?

A growing number of listeners are voicing their discontent over the rural soap's spicy storylines; so loudly that even the BBC's director-general seems worried, says Simon Kelner
English Heritage adds 14 post-war office buildings to its protected lists

14 office buildings added to protected lists

Christopher Beanland explores the underrated appeal of these palaces of pen-pushing
Human skull discovery in Israel proves humans lived side-by-side with Neanderthals

Human skull discovery in Israel proves humans lived side-by-side with Neanderthals

Scientists unearthed the cranial fragments from Manot Cave in West Galilee