Temporary power firm Aggreko — responsible for keeping the lights on and the cameras rolling at the last World Cup in South Africa and at the London 2012 Olympics — has been chosen by FIFA to perform the same duties across 12 different venues in Brazil.
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Two British scientists on vessel held under 'ship arrest' by Venezuela in territorial dispute with Guyana
Monday 14 October 2013
Two Britons are believed to be among the crew of a seismic research vessel under effective “ship arrest” today after becoming snarled in a territorial dispute that flared over the weekend between Venezuela and neighbouring Guyana, which dates back over a 100 years to when Guyana was under British control.
Monday 16 September 2013
An easy win over Alvarez earned the champ $3.46m per round, but leaves the big question still unanswered, says Steve Bunce
Sunday 15 September 2013
What we love, we're not sure about, we're buying and can't wait for...
Wednesday 11 September 2013
Eddie Johnson and Landon Donovan on target in 2-0 win
Wednesday 28 August 2013
Tom Christian had only a volcanic hill two miles long by a mile wide in the middle of an ocean to ride his Honda motorcycle on, but in his veins there coursed a whole history of 200 years of British worldwide power. The energy that built an empire flipped over in his family's case into naval mutiny, but Tom Christian's great-great-great-grandfather Fletcher Christian, leader of the rebels in 1789 on His Majesty's Armed Vessel Bounty, would have recognised his descendant's fearlessly independent cast of mind.
Saturday 03 August 2013
Sniffer dogs found ammunition for grenade launchers and other munitions aboard the Chong Chon Gang
Friday 19 July 2013
An American former CIA station chief arrested this week in Panama was thought to be on his way back to the United States last night, putting on hold his possible extradition to Italy to serve a prison sentence for abducting an Egyptian cleric.
Friday 19 July 2013
Deus Ex: The Fall
Thursday 18 July 2013
Robert Seldon Lady was detained after Costa Rica sent him back to Panama
Sunday 02 June 2013
The hat/make up
German student Tim Sommer detained indefinitely in Broadmoor for killing 60-year-old doctor known as 'Professor Whitestick'
Tuesday 28 May 2013
Sommer repeatedly stamped on Douglas Hutchinson's head in an unprovoked attack in his front garden
Sunday 12 May 2013
HSBC could announce more job cuts on Wednesday, when investors will be told that the chief executive, Stuart Gulliver, will push ahead with plans to produce a leaner, more streamlined bank.
Friday 03 May 2013
Sometimes a story's comic spark burns out before the first line
Saturday 02 March 2013
Tropical forest, beach-facing suites and luxury tents
Friday 01 February 2013
Scotland Yard seeking extradition from Germany of fraudster Mogens Hauschildt
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
Rozanne Duncan: Ukip expels councillor for 'jaw-dropping' comments made in BBC TV interview
Germany anti-Islam protests: 17,000 march on Dresden against 'Islamification of the West'
Ukip member gets into Christmas spirit with Union Flag plea to Santa 'for our country back'
Panic Saturday: 13 million Britons spend £1.2bn – while 13 million others across the country live in poverty unable to afford food
- 1 Planes go hybrid-electric in important step to greener flight
- 2 Christmas comes early to Hong Kong, as millions of bank notes spill out onto busy street