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Video: Simon Rice talks through Chelsea's draw in the last 16 of the Champions League

Rafael Benitez has compared Juan Mata to Gianfranco Zola

Chelsea midfielder Juan Mata see star status continue to grow

Midfielder has been in exceptional form this term

Sergio Aguero up against David Luiz

Chelsea defender David Luiz accepts apology from Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero

The Argentine made a two-footed challenge on the Brazilian

Manchester City’s Sergio Aguero clashes with Chelsea’s David Luiz during the FA Cup semi-final at Wembley

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero apologises to David Luiz for tackle in FA Cup semi-final

Chelsea defender was stamped on by the Argentine

Frank Lampard and David Luiz pictured ahead of their quarter-final

Europa League glory will make Chelsea season a success says David Luiz

Blues look for a top-four finish in the league as well

Manchester City’s Sergio Aguero clashes with Chelsea’s David Luiz during the FA Cup semi-final at Wembley

Better late than never - Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero finds form

City striker, who escapes censure for stamp on Chelsea’s Luiz, has until now struggled to match highs of last season

Sergio Aguero up against David Luiz

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero escapes retrospective action following 'five seconds' of anger unleashed on David Luiz

Aguero appeared to deliberately put his studs into the Chelsea defender

Sergio Aguero up against David Luiz

David Luiz confident Chelsea can re-focus to claim top-four finish

The Blues bowed out of the FA Cup against Manchester City

Sergio Aguero up against David Luiz

Chelsea v Manchester City: David Luiz forgives Sergio Aguero - but suggests striker should apologise

City striker appeared to stamp on Luiz as the pair tumbled to the ground

Rafa Benitez urging his players on

What will Rafael Benitez's successor inherit at Chelsea?

Briefing notes for the next Blues boss

David Luiz is a doubt for today’s match against Swansea

Gary Neville clarifies views on Chelsea defender David Luiz

Sky Sports pundit likened the Brazilian to a footballer on Playstation

Frank Lampard and David Luiz pictured ahead of their semi-final

Rafa Benitez: Frank Lampard confrontation with David Luiz shows Chelsea mean business

Lampard and Luiz go toe-to-toe on way to Europa League semi-finals but manager says rows ‘always good’

Branislav Ivanovic celebrates with Ramires after scoring for Chelsea against Sunderland

Rafael Benitez challenges Chelsea to keep on winning throughout congested schedule

The Blues beat Sunderland at the weekend

Sunderland's new manager Paolo di Canio during his first match English Premiere League match in charge against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge
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Why we need a 'tranquility map' of England, according to campaigners

It's oh so quiet!

The case for a 'tranquility map' of England
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'Timeless fashion'

It may be a paradox, but the industry loves it
If the West needs a bridge to the 'moderates' inside Isis, maybe we could have done with Osama bin Laden staying alive after all

Could have done with Osama bin Laden staying alive?

Robert Fisk on the Fountainheads of World Evil in 2011 - and 2015
New exhibition celebrates the evolution of swimwear

Evolution of swimwear

From bathing dresses in the twenties to modern bikinis
Sun, sex and an anthropological study: One British academic's summer of hell in Magaluf

Sun, sex and an anthropological study

One academic’s summer of hell in Magaluf
From Shakespeare to Rising Damp... to Vicious

Frances de la Tour's 50-year triumph

'Rising Damp' brought De la Tour such recognition that she could be forgiven if she'd never been able to move on. But at 70, she continues to flourish - and to beguile
'That Whitsun, I was late getting away...'

Ian McMillan on the Whitsun Weddings

This weekend is Whitsun, and while the festival may no longer resonate, Larkin's best-loved poem, lives on - along with the train journey at the heart of it
Kathryn Williams explores the works and influences of Sylvia Plath in a new light

Songs from the bell jar

Kathryn Williams explores the works and influences of Sylvia Plath
How one man's day in high heels showed him that Cannes must change its 'no flats' policy

One man's day in high heels

...showed him that Cannes must change its 'flats' policy
Is a quiet crusade to reform executive pay bearing fruit?

Is a quiet crusade to reform executive pay bearing fruit?

Dominic Rossi of Fidelity says his pressure on business to control rewards is working. But why aren’t other fund managers helping?
The King David Hotel gives precious work to Palestinians - unless peace talks are on

King David Hotel: Palestinians not included

The King David is special to Jerusalem. Nick Kochan checked in and discovered it has some special arrangements, too
More people moving from Australia to New Zealand than in the other direction for first time in 24 years

End of the Aussie brain drain

More people moving from Australia to New Zealand than in the other direction for first time in 24 years
Meditation is touted as a cure for mental instability but can it actually be bad for you?

Can meditation be bad for you?

Researching a mass murder, Dr Miguel Farias discovered that, far from bringing inner peace, meditation can leave devotees in pieces
Eurovision 2015: Australians will be cheering on their first-ever entrant this Saturday

Australia's first-ever Eurovision entrant

Australia, a nation of kitsch-worshippers, has always loved the Eurovision Song Contest. Maggie Alderson says it'll fit in fine