Flt Lt Cunningham was killed at RAF Scampton in Lincolnshire after he was accidentally ejected while his aircraft was on the ground
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Monday 14 May 2012
Latest fatal attack brings the number of UK military killed in the Afghan conflict to 414
Wednesday 02 May 2012
RAF Typhoon jets arrived at an air base in London today in preparation for the Olympic Games as military chiefs said they were ready to react to a "9/11-type attack".
Monday 23 April 2012
Donations to an "inspirational" runner who collapsed and died during yesterday's London Marathon passed £200,000 this evening as money continued to flood into her fund-raising website.
Wednesday 18 April 2012
London 2012 today marked 100 days to go to the start of the Olympics by launching their slogan for the Games: 'Inspire a generation'.
Tuesday 10 April 2012
The remaining fuel from a stricken cargo ship which ran aground in rough seas has been removed in a clean-up operation.
Sunday 08 April 2012
An RAF Chinook helicopter has made an emergency landing during military exercises in the United States, the Ministry of Defence said today.
Friday 06 April 2012
"I really do want to die," Rachel Weisz's Hester informs us before attempting to gas herself in Terence Davies' gorgeously staged adaptation of Terence Rattigan's gloomy 1952 melodrama.
Wednesday 04 April 2012
A stricken cargo ship which ran aground in rough seas, sparking the rescue of seven crew members, has leaked a "quantity" of oil into surrounding waters, the Marine and Coastguard Agency (MCA) said.
Wednesday 21 March 2012
Tuesday 20 March 2012
Pulling troops out early 'could play into the hands of the Taliban'
Monday 12 March 2012
A teenager will appear in court after allegedly making comments on Facebook about the deaths of six soldiers in Afghanistan last week, police said.
Monday 12 March 2012
Fittingly in a Diamond Jubilee year, a Lhasa Apso named Elizabeth was crowned Best in Show title at Crufts.
Saturday 03 March 2012
More than half of the RAF's drone strikes against Taliban militants in Afghanistan are not reported publicly, a new analysis has revealed.
Tuesday 28 February 2012
The Hull KR forward Constantine Mika will appear before the Rugby Football League's disciplinary committee tonight charged with making dangerous contact with an opponent. Mika was called in after the RFL's review panel studied an incident in Rovers' defeat at Warrington on Sunday. He faces up to a two-match ban.
Saturday 11 February 2012
Florence Green, who has died aged 110, was the last known surviving veteran of the First World War, serving with the Women's Royal Air Force at airbases in Norfolk.
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British Muslim school children suffering a backlash of abuse following Paris attacks
Islamic history is full of free thinkers - but recent attempts to suppress critical thought are verging on the absurd
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