A boy enters a palace of a hundred rooms where an assassin may lurk behind every door and shadowy figures are reflected in a Hall of Mirrors. An astonishing treasure lies at its heart, but powerful enemies are at the gates.
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Wednesday 03 November 2004
The Queen's "reconciliatory" state visit to Germany was overshadowed yesterday by embarrassing revelations that the Berlin venue chosen to welcome her with an official banquet was a Nazi propaganda centre in which Adolf Hitler condemned the British as warmongers.
Sunday 25 July 2004
Wednesday 21 July 2004
First Night of the Proms, and all is in place: Albert's arena, awash with packed Prommers, chanting pitter-patter; circle and loggias brimming to the gills; acoustic saucers like festive blue bubbles, ribaldly rising roofward.
Tuesday 15 June 2004
Wednesday 30 July 2003
Sunday 29 June 2003
Monday 05 May 2003
Saturday 25 January 2003
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Saturday 02 November 2002
Saturday 17 August 2002
Wednesday 10 July 2002
Wednesday 19 June 2002
Saturday 01 June 2002
Sunday 26 December 1999
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