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When top DJs and producers are given keys to classical archives

Decca Classics invited the world’s foremost electronic producers, including Mr Scruff, Starkey, Martin Buttrich and Kate Simko, to pick a track from their archives and rework it for a new album. They tell Elisa Bray how they rose to the challenge

Billionaire suspected of Night Manager-style arms dealing

In case seeming to echo the fictional plot of The Night Manager, Pierre Dadak was arrested on suspicion of masterminding the supply of AK-47s, missile launchers and tanks to groups in South Sudan from the comfort of his Mediterranean mansion

Biking the Balearics

Dramatic coastlines studded with miradors, mountains and views to take your breath away: Darren Loucaides explores four very different islands on two wheels

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The Week in Radio: Relief from the silly season with a startling slice

We're now into week two of the mid-summer period known as "the radio doldrums." If you need to know more about this annual event, may I please refer you to last week's column in which I whined at length about holidaying presenters leaving their shows in the hands of imbeciles, and about all the dreadful-sounding programmes I had declined to listen to for fear that I might slip into a radio-induced coma.