The octogenarian has a crime record that dates back to 1952 and has carried out heists from Las Vegas to Monte Carlo
A former international badminton player who became a bodyguard and close friend to the ex-wife of the Sultan of Brunei abused her position to steal diamonds worth £11.6m from her “extremely wealthy” employer, a court heard yesterday.
Sandra D’Auriol was said to have been aggressive and agitated shortly before she jumped from a 15-storey building
Robber needed money for polio-stricken cousin's surgery
The 29.6 carat diamond has been valued at around $20m
Q. I'm keen to visit Punta del Este and/or Montevideo in Uruguay, ideally as a package holiday. But I can't find any operators that do it. And even if I could, would booking individual flights and accommodation be a better strategy? It seems amazing that BA still don't fly direct! Russ Williams, London
Sculptures of marble heads, a bronze bust of Alexander the Great and bronze statuettes of the gods form part of the collection
A £100,000 painting has been stolen from the home of an 89-year-old woman who was fooled by a fraud scam, Scotland Yard said.
Lecturers urge employers to follow Clifford Chance’s lead to find the best graduate candidates
An exhibition at the British Museum will show that Cold War-era ideas on China’s past gave a short-sighted view of the country
A burglar who stole jewellery from the £32m home of Petra Ecclestone while posing as a wealthy Russian buyer has been jailed for eight years for a string of similar burglaries at upmarket homes in London and the Home Counties.
David Phelan takes Nokia’s latest affordable phone for a spin
Nigella Lawson was today accused in court of failing to tell the truth in the witness box about her cocaine habit.
A delicately directed drama with themes recognisable to any audience
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