'Few people are aware 1.5 million Indians fought – that there were men in turbans in the same trenches as the Tommies'
The German World War One flying ace known as the Red Baron was shot down from the ground rather than by another plane, according to a witness account to be sold at auction.
Cavell treated soldiers on both sides of the conflict during the First World War
As the continent struggled, a German architect turned to Africa for inspiration
The city’s easy-going pace and experimental cuisine make it a delectable choice, Mary Pembleton discovers
Make like a local and enjoy Liège’s diversity – from inspiring architecture to great nightlife. By Cathy Packe
The Harvard University professor says the country paid too high a price in terms of the lives lost and the vast debts that were run up during the conflict
Sir Richard also hit out at the commemorative Lord Kitchener coin
Potato chips. In the 1800s in New York, a customer at a restaurant sent back French fries because they were too thick. The cook made thinner ones that the customer still thought were too thick. Exasperated, the chef made ones that were exceedingly thin to piss off the customer... who loved them.
The Education Secretary's ability to brush aside the past work of so many is worrying as well as sad
Michael Gove's silliness reached a new peak in his comments on the First World War
Former members of the Army, Royal Navy and Royal Air Force have a lot to offer – experience of life, for a start
Fiona Sturges picks this year's must-hear radio
Lord Kitchener will appear on the new £2 coin to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of the First World War
The BBC should be doing much more to take schoolteaching seriously
The presenter said she recognised details of the supposed ‘fake’, bought for just £400 from her work on a programme about the 17th century master