A liver transplant patient turned up to her operation appointment at a German hospital with a bottle of vodka in her bag, a court has heard.
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Saturday 18 January 2014
Wednesday 15 January 2014
Two men and three teenage boys convicted at Old Bailey of 18 rapes and a string of other offences
Monday 23 December 2013
Soviet general whose design for a cheap and reliable assault rifle transformed the nature of conflict round the world
Friday 20 December 2013
The latest in a series of damning reports concludes that early intervention would have saved the teenage girls from repeated attacks
Rochdale sex abuse: Police apologise for failures as five men are sentenced for exploitation of 15-year-old girl
Friday 20 December 2013
One offender was first interviewed in 2008 over rape claims but was released without charge
Tuesday 17 December 2013
The road to hell is paved with good intentions, especially at Christmas
Saturday 07 December 2013
Great ingredients such as prawns, globe artichokes and tomato sauce can all be kept in your freezer, ready to be deployed at the drop of a hat for a delicious tasting dish. You can even have a vodka shot on hand, too
4Chan suicide attempt: 200 people watch live stream of young man trying to set himself on fire, encouraging 'Stephen' to take his own life
Monday 02 December 2013
University of Guelph confirms man suffered severe but non-life threatening burns
Monday 11 November 2013
Directed by Taisia Igumentseva
Wednesday 02 October 2013
Top politicians are brilliant at making old ideas sound as good as new. Ed Miliband’s is One Nation. David Cameron proclaimed – 13 times – that Tory Britain would be a “land of opportunity” as if it hadn’t been deployed by practically every party leader in memory.
Wednesday 11 September 2013
Freshers in chaos as 250 new students lose out on a room in halls
Tuesday 27 August 2013
From Harry Potter to high-tech glass domes, these universities have some serious libraries to their names
Thursday 22 August 2013
Chip encased in glass holds just 1Kb of data - enough for a small gif
On the Menu: Sweetbreads at One Leicester Street; hummus; Quintessentially vodka; East End Feast; Urban Night Feast
Thursday 08 August 2013
This week I've been eating...sweetbreads at One Leicester Street
Thursday 01 August 2013
'Mixing cultures appeals to me – I love Asian fusion'
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Of course, teenage girls need role models – but not like beauty vlogger Zoella
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
Russell Brand threatened with arrest after filming outside Fox News headquarters
Support for EU membership 'at highest level since 1991' with most Brits wanting to stay 'in'
London bus driver 'kicks gay couple off for kissing'
- 1 Nokia no more: Microsoft drops once-ubiquitous mobile name – in favour of its Lumia brand
- 2 Renee Zellweger on plastic surgery reports: 'I'm living a fulfilling life and I'm thrilled that perhaps it shows'
- 3 Banksy not arrested: Internet duped by fake report claiming artist's identity revealed
- 4 Australian café owner sparks debate after saying 'No' to having unruly children on premises
- 5 Couple die within 28 hours of each other after being married for 73 years