Lawyers for a gravely-ill Nigerian hunger striker are to make a fresh attempt to halt his deportation after he endured a botched removal from Britain involving a 20-hour flight on a private jet hired at a cost of up to £110,000.
The first day of Cheltenham's Open Meeting features a race commemorating the owner who made the fixture's centrepiece his own for so long and the chaser who this autumn has come to represent his equine legacy.
Tory member Brian Binley warns partygoers to beware of politicians – saying ‘they’ll scrounge you all the time’
Whether or not they knew of the earlier disaster, more desperate migrants risked their lives to reach Europe on Friday, and at least 34 died
Fighter ace who served in the Battles of France and Britain
The world champion believes Lee may be just the tip of the iceberg
Visitors vow to avoid island until saga over unpopular Arriva buses is resolved
Stoyan Zafirova's parents only learnt he had been run over by a car a week after the accident occurred
A sailor has been reunited with his baby daughter after spending more than seven months at sea on board a Royal Navy mine hunter.
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High winds have beached a cargo ship off France's Atlantic coast and some of the 220 tons of fuel in its hold is leaking, threatening a local beach.
In 2002, 24 year-old Joseph Calleja made his UK debut in Welsh National Opera's Oval Office staging of Rigoletto.
Every Wednesday as the sun sets over Malta, Angelik Caruana stands on a hilltop outside the southern village of Birzebbuga and relays what he claims is the word of the Virgin Mary.
Marie Kreft, who won our travel-writing competition in 2010, follows a history trail
Credit card scams which seek to take advantage of the lifestyle aspiration of Britain's more affluent consumers are a growing threat. More than 250 online suppliers were shut down last year after customers complained of trickery
Underwater wrecks and dazzling marine life make Malta a top diving destination.