Travel Tall order: impressive canal-side buildings in Amsterdam

'Amsterdam has gorgeous architecture, endless canals and friendly local folk'

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It’s not big but the new Mercedes Shooting Brake is certainly beautiful

Jaguar boosts Solihull plant with 800 new jobs

Luxury car-maker bucks sector's moribund  trend as it responds to  international demand

Range Rover TDV6

Deft, supple, lithe... Something’s different about the new Range Rover

US and China help Porsche accelerate to record sales

Times may be tough for the economies of the world, but the global pinch has yet to reach the Porsche-driving classes.

China puts Porsche in the fast lane as luxury car maker sets a new record

Times may be tough for the economies of the world, but the global pinch has yet to reach the Porsche-driving classes.

Woman dies in early hours collision on The Mall

A pedestrian died after being struck by two cars near Buckingham Palace today.

Up in the air: the rooftop pool

Room service: Feel at home in buzzy Bangkok

Oriental Residence,  Thailand  By Mark Stratton

Vauxhall's new Cascada convertible

Vauxhall shows first picture of new Cascada convertible

Vauxhall has shown the first picture of its new Cascada convertible. At 4.7 metres, the new car, a full four-seater, is longer than existing open-topped models such as the Volkswagen Eos or the Audi A5 convertible.

2013 Range Rover

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The back-seat view proves revealing as David Wilkins has an early on-the-road experience

Looking up: inside one of the Carré d’étoiles cabins

Trail of the Unexpected: Stargazing in France

The galaxy in all its glory can be enjoyed from the comfort of your bed in a luxurious prefab in central France, says Fiona Sturges.

Tamara Ecclestone's lifestyle was featured in the TV show Billion $$ Girl

Page 3 Profile: Tamara Ecclestone, socialite

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Steve Coogan cleared over driving charge

Comedian Steve Coogan was found not guilty of a driving offence today after it emerged a friend was behind the wheel of his car when it was caught speeding.

Lotto winner faces jail for assault

A lottery millionaire and cage fighter is facing jail after admitting brutally beating his girlfriend.

Jaguar Land Rover spending plans promise 300 jobs

Car giant Jaguar Land Rover is to spend an extra £1 billion with suppliers in the UK over the next four years, and plans to create 300 jobs.

DIY store man admits £50m fraud

The former governor of one of Nigeria's richest oil-producing states – who had previously worked in a London DIY store – was jailed for 13 years after admitting a £50m fraud.

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