Army intelligence officer hid in a Philippines jungle until 1974
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Wednesday 18 December 2013
A former North Korean prisoner addressed the basketball player in an open letter published in an American newspaper
Thursday 21 November 2013
The Bank's rate-setters still harbour "uncertainties over the durability of the recovery", it emerged yesterday, despite Threadneedle Street sharply upgrading its growth forecasts.
Friday 04 October 2013
By the time 15 heavily armed Taliban fighters were spotted on the airfield at Camp Bastion at around 10pm, it was too late to prevent an attack that struck at the heart of Britain’s main base in Afghanistan.
Saturday 14 September 2013
This week’s main cup action features a team with billionaire American ownership and a squad largely bought in at great expense from abroad versus an outfit whose kit is emblazoned with their sponsors’ logo, Fly Emirates. Yes, it’s showdown time for sailing’s America’s Cup final.
Sunday 01 September 2013
At least 24 Civilian-JTF members were killed in the ambush in the country's north-east
Saturday 24 August 2013
'My worst travel experience? Ending up in a police station in Havana'
Monday 15 July 2013
Fresh fighting has erupted in eastern Congo, following the arrival of armed men disguised in women’s clothing, say residents.
Friday 05 July 2013
In Valentine, this novel's 19th-century heroine, Toksvig has created a fabulously rebellious woman. “Why must you be so adventurous, Valentine?” her gay cousin, Reggie, chides as she falls off a horse.
Wednesday 03 July 2013
75 years on, National Railway Museum gathers five surviving sister locomotives
Paris Spring/Summer 2014: Fashion loves a man in uniform, but it’s a style that now comes in many guises
Sunday 30 June 2013
Menswear revolves around uniforms. That sounds like an overly simple statement, but the final day of Paris’ spring/summer 2014 menswear shows has kitted out man in a variety of guises, each, in one way or another, a uniform.
Al-Shabaab: The key to support of Islamist rebels was their navigation of Somalia's competing complex of clans
Wednesday 19 June 2013
Ultimate defeat militants will only come with a comprehensive political settlement for war-torn country
Thursday 13 June 2013
No longer just for painters and maternity wear, dungarees have returned to fashion just in time for the festival season – even if they will mean you take a little longer in the loo, says Naomi Attwood
Thursday 06 June 2013
The case of two soldiers who admitted the sexual and racial abuse of Afghan citizens reveals an unhelpful double standard in the military
Thursday 23 May 2013
Labour leader Ed Miliband described yesterday's murder of a soldier in Woolwich as “an act of complete cowardice”.
Thursday 23 May 2013
Anti-terror police investigating the "barbaric" murder of a soldier in London have searched a property 150 miles away in Lincolnshire.
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 100,000 back our campaign
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
- 3 Make your voice heard: Sign The Independent's petition to welcome refugees
- 4 Refugee crisis: Aylan's life was full of fear - in death, he is part of 'humanity washed ashore'
- 5 German police forced to ask public to stop bringing donations for refugees arriving by train