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Party conference turns to high comedy
Ethiopian edges out Briton in Great North Run and seeks rematch in London Marathon
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?
A sharp increase in numbers of men convicted for decades-old sexual offences has left jails struggling to cope with a soaring population of older prisoners, ministers are warned today.
A bus driver found the expensive, custom-built chair dumped in a car park, and phoned Mr Croizon after seeing media coverage of the theft
French athlete Philippe Croizon was targeted by thieves while on holiday with relatives
Samantha Kidd pleaded guilty to four counts of assault
A man in a wheelchair is reported to have detonated the device, injuring only himself
Muscular dystrophy group campaigns to fix myriad frustrations with concert experience
A sex shop chain in Soho has won a major victory against license fees charged by Westminster City Council, in a landmark decision that the council believe could "open the flood gates for illegal pornography."
Former Paralympian says many disabled children still 'sent to the library' during school PE lessons
Ethiopian bizarrely not selected for London overhauls Mutai in final miles for second win
Among all celebrities, it is the athlete who requires the shortest conceptual leap from stags measuring their prowess before the herd
Sue Townsend has said she will only write two more Adrian Mole books “at a push”.
Nicola Furlong's murderer treated as a minor by court so could walk free in five years
In the imaginative world of Graham Greene, “Leaving the miraculous out of life is rather like leaving out the lavatory or dreams or breakfast,” wrote Kenneth Tynan in a 1953 profile of the author.