After endless criticism over its aesthetic, its durability and even its accessibility for the disabled,Santiago Calatrava faces legal action as a result of alleged deficiencies in the construction
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Monday 20 May 2013
The owner of Yo! Sushi is battling rival private equity firms to acquire Byron, the upmarket burger chain, for £100m.
Sunday 14 April 2013
It was all quiet on the Grand Canal today after Venice ordered its first ban on the motorboats that threaten the crumbling city's future.
Saturday 16 March 2013
The current ski season is in full swing, and still looking good for snow cover almost everywhere, but already news for 2013-14 is starting to appear.
Wednesday 13 March 2013
The city's most desirable address has a new tenant - and not everyone's happy about it
Monday 11 February 2013
Priests were once movie symbols of decency and heroism. Scandals in the Catholic Church have ended that, says Geoffrey Macnab
Saturday 26 January 2013
Notable guests, romantic retreats and ultra-chic hideaways
Tuesday 08 January 2013
Just three challengers will line up in San Francisco this year bidding to topple the local holders of the America’s Cup.
Sunday 30 December 2012
What better reason do you need to take your loved one to the romantic city of Venice than to revel in the spruced-up interiors of the Gritti Palace (00 39 041 2961 2222; star woodhotels.com), due to reopen in February after a major refurbishment?
Friday 30 November 2012
From peppermint facials to artificial ice caves, Juliet Kinsman hits the on-trend spas
Sunday 18 November 2012
Cecilia Bartoli investigates the life and music of Steffani with Diego Fasolis and I Barocchisti.
Monday 12 November 2012
Kito de Pavant became the second to retire from the Vendée Globe singlehanded non-stop round the world race in the opening 48 hours after colliding with a fishing trawler 45 miles off the coast of Portugal. It was the second time he has been forced to withdraw from a race notorious for the rate of attrition.
Monday 12 November 2012
Heavy rains and seas whipped up by strong winds have flooded Venice and brought the lagoon city's high tide mark to its sixth-highest level since records began being kept 150 years ago.
Friday 09 November 2012
This famed resort isn’t just about extreme skiing, says Matt Carroll
Monday 29 October 2012
The performance-history of Donizetti’s tragedia lirica ‘Belisario’ speaks volumes about changing tastes.
Friday 12 October 2012
Nathan Collier: Montana man inspired by same-sex marriage ruling requests right to wed two wives
Greece crisis: IMF was pushed around by Angela Merkel and Nicholas Sarkozy – and now it is being humiliated
'I wish the BBC would stop calling it Islamic State' – David Cameron unleashes frustration at broadcaster
Forget little green men – aliens will look like humans, says Cambridge University evolution expert
Girl, 7, stares down hate preacher at Ohio festival with pro-LGBT rainbow flag gesture
Sickness and disability benefits could be reduced by £30 a week as part of £12bn welfare cuts
- 1 Nathan Collier: Montana man inspired by same-sex marriage ruling requests right to wed two wives
- 2 People all over the world are getting semicolon tattoos to draw attention to mental health
- 3 Van driver who comforted Clark Carlisle and called 999 after suicide attempt dies age 24
- 4 James Blunt was special guest on the highest-rating Top Gear episode ever
- 5 The biggest first date turnoff has been revealed