Schmidt coached Strauss at Leinster and believes that his return is a bonus for Ireland ahead of the Six Nations campaign
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Saturday 17 December 2011
A taste of Andalucía
Sunday 04 December 2011
The maiden aunt's tipple is enjoying a revival. But is it the 'Downton' effect?
Sunday 23 October 2011
The city's new theatre marks the end of an era of exotic public building for the cultural good. And it's one more reason to visit, says Nick Coleman
Friday 26 August 2011
Sherry Cracker, the far from normal heroine of Connell's second novel, is a loner, obsessive note-taker and lover of tartan trousers. She works for Mr Chin, who runs a business buying used gold from dentists.
Sunday 07 August 2011
Sunday 31 July 2011
Saturday 30 July 2011
Serves 4 as main course
Sunday 10 July 2011
First-round bids for Marsh & Parsons, the upmarket London-focused estate agent, are due on Friday.
Anthony Rose: 'The explosion of tapas bars in London makes them the perfect place to enjoy fino sherry'
Saturday 21 May 2011
As objective as we wine critics like to consider ourselves, the fact is that we all have our coups de coeur and our bêtes noires. I confess that until last year, although I didn't actively dislike sherry as such, I was in the take-it-or-leave-it camp.
Sunday 17 April 2011
Friday 18 March 2011
Japan yesterday deployed army helicopters and police water cannon manned by what the media are calling "suicide squads" in a frantic attempt to cool overheating fuel rods and prevent meltdown at a nuclear power plant ravaged by an earthquake and tsunami one week ago.
Tuesday 22 February 2011
To the lunchtime drinkers at Sam's Chop House off Manchester's Cross Street he was simply Mr Lowry: a shy man who liked a half of bitter, a bowl of soup and a cob while relaxing in the old sherry bar during his break from work as a rent collector.
Saturday 01 January 2011
Saturday 04 December 2010
Hundreds of Islamist hardliners took to the streets of Pakistan’s main cities yesterday in support of the country’s prejudicial blasphemy laws and against two leading politicians they have threatened for speaking out against the persecution of a Christian woman.
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
French court convicts three over homophobic tweets, in case hailed as a 'significant victory' by LGBT rights campaigners
Greece elections: Syriza and EU on collision course after election win for left-wing party
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
Leaked documents show Ukip leaders approve NHS privatisation once it becomes more 'acceptable to the electorate'
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- 4 British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford faces execution by firing squad in Indonesia