The Goverment contractors Serco and Capita are among businesses being wooed to salvage the Ministry of Defence's much-criticised reforms of the agency that buys military kit.
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Thursday 02 January 2014
Trial run was notable for near-collision with an American ship
Monday 09 December 2013
From Furbys to robotic puppies, there are lots of fun, innovative and educational toys in the shops this year. Kate Hilpern picks the ones the kids (and big kids) will love
Friday 06 December 2013
Shares of Domino’s Pizza plunged more than 9 per cent in early trading today as the company stunned investors with the news of its chief executive’s resignation.
Thursday 21 November 2013
Camp life for the celebrities will be shaken up by two new arrivals tonight
Friday 08 November 2013
The treacherous Arctic convoys undertaken by Allied ships in the Second World War were described as ‘the worst journey in the world’. Jonathan Brown reports on attempts to track down the survivors so they can get the recognition they deserve
Monday 07 October 2013
Tsochatzopoulos' conviction is the latest in a series of corruption cases involving prominent public figures
Sunday 29 September 2013
Navy Vice Admiral Timothy Giardina is accused of using counterfeit poker chips at an Iowa casino
Tuesday 17 September 2013
Aendment which proposed radical disarmament rejected
Friday 13 September 2013
In the umpteenth depressing example of how pawns take the fall for drug kingpins, a woman who attempted to fly out of Bogota wearing a fake pregnancy bump stashed with two kilograms of cocaine has been arrested by Columbian authorities. If there's anything positive to say here, at least the exposure of this novel, inventive approach to smuggling will have wised-up customs officials worldwide. Other than the 'cocaine pregnancy', though, how else have cartels tried to ship their product to middle America and beyond?
Thursday 05 September 2013
Whether it’s for back-to-school treats or for home-made sandwiches, we’ve got all you need for a moveable feast
Thursday 29 August 2013
Furious Downing Street sources attack Labour leader for derailing the Prime Minister's planned Commons vote on military action
Friday 16 August 2013
Indian navy divers have recovered the bodies of four sailors who were trapped inside a submarine damaged by twin explosions, a navy spokesman confirmed.
Thursday 15 August 2013
'I eat everything with four legs - apart from tables'
Thursday 15 August 2013
Eighteen sailors are trapped after an explosion in Mumbai naval yard
Mumbai submarine explosion: No contact with possible survivors in hunt for trapped sailors after fireball engulfs Indian vessel
Wednesday 14 August 2013
INS Sindhurakshak caught fire and sank in its home port in Mumbai
British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
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'
Immigrants make UK racist, says Ukip councillor Trevor Shonk
BBC director Danny Cohen: Rising UK antisemitism makes me feel more uncomfortable than ever
Katie Hopkins speaks out on childhood obesity: 'Parents of fat children should be prosecuted for child cruelty'
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