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Brent crude fell as much as $3 a barrel to a four-week low of $108.50
Petrol stations, takeaways and newsagents across Northern England are stocking ‘legal highs’ like “peanuts in a pub”, as drug sales spread from ‘head shops’ to the high street, a report from a major drugs charity claims.
Water regulator is accused of conflict of interest over appointment to advise US fund looking to invest in utilities
Mr Perrett and Bryan have now been moved to an undisclosed location after a St Petersburg court granted their release
The head of the country’s Red Crescent tells Robert Fisk about the horrors he has seen
Protesters aboard ‘Arctic Sunrise’, including six Britons, could face terrorism charges
What can we really expect from this afternoon's iPhone launch?
Five years after fishing and farming livelihoods were ruined, oil giant is ready to agree compensation which could reach £100m
Ten suggestions for luggage that stands out from the crowd
On 9 November 1989, when the Berlin Wall was opened, tens of thousands of East Germans introduced the West to the Trabant car as they drove over the frontier. The car rapidly became recognisable as a kind of automotive liberator. The engineer behind its invention, Werner Lang, remained largely unknown.
The IPL, their rise to one-day greatness, the demise of Lord’s as the home of cricket – all these things stem from one mistimed Viv Richards pull.
Activists warn against creating a 'rich man’s club'
Oil executives could face jail if they conspired to keep petrol prices high by rigging the market, David Cameron has warned.
Oil giants targeted by European Commission in probe into suspected market manipulation
With ocean-facing terraces and a standout location, this chic guesthouse is the perfect Cape escape
Godspeed You! Black Emperor