The American Pie actress appeared in Southwark Crown Court to give evidence against Maryam Hassan today
The commander of the Liberian President’s motorcade has been arrested for allegedly smuggling 300kg of cannabis.
The former Liberian President Charles Taylor is worried about his safety once he transfers to Britain to serve his sentence for war crimes, according to new documents released by his lawyers.
Mr Taylor was responsible for 'some of the most heinous crimes in human history'
Aroyal palace – even one soon due to host a new arrival – feels like a fitting venue for an imperial swansong. While the HarperCollins garden party in the Orangery at Kensington Palace morphed into a valediction and celebration for the firm's departing CEO Victoria Barnsley, talk also turned on the lowering of other flags. Large-scale publishing in Britain, some guests claimed, has fallen more firmly than ever under the American yoke.
Retired army officer was forced out for awarding Royal Armouries workers thousands of pounds
It’s been a surprise hit in the US, and not just because it has A-list narrators...
Alongside the familiar rhinos and elephants, the future of another of Africa’s threatened big mammals will be tackled at the Cites conference – but this creature is far from familiar.
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Striker completed move from Leeds
Striker joins on loan until May
With the maternal mortality rate at 287,000 annually worldwide, Ros Wynne-Jones reports on a problem both here in the West and developing countries
The war left a generation on the streets and invisible. Can a census help them rebuild their lives?
There is a corner of a field in Sierra Leone that will for ever resound to the very English strains of Marc Bolan. The war-torn African state is the unlikely location of a school for orphaned children created by the glam rock star's family in order to continue his legacy.
The fearless SAS veteran is still angry about what happened in the blood diamond wars. Now, he's putting the record straight. Jonathan Owen meets Fred Marafono
Aminatta Forna has put Sierra Leone on the literary map. On the eve of the Orange Prize for Fiction, Boyd Tonkin meets her