Friday, 17 January 2014
Some 500 miles south-west of Paris, in the fertile hills famed for producing Armagnac brandy and foie gras, there stands a 17th-century chateau — modest by Gascony standards, but impressive enough with its soaring archways and rounded tower.
A disgraced doctor who killed a British man due to an appalling blunder over his painkillers is suing the dead man's son in Germany because he missed a post-conference dinner.
When he appeared on Dragons’ Den to market the Reggae Reggae Sauce that would make him a multi-millionaire, Levi Roots billed it as the ultimate family collaboration.
With invitations warning guests to ‘EBYC’ — Eat Before You Come — and rumours they’ll be dancing to star turns from Beyonce and her rapper husband Jay Z, it won’t be your usual White House knees-up.
The body of a young boy has been discovered in Fife more than 40 miles from the child's home in Edinburgh. It is understood his mother, Rosie Kular, has been detained by police for questioning
Britain has more single parents than almost any country in Europe, and almost one in three of them are unemployed
The UK's first space science technology qualification has been launched.
The GCSE covers the diet and health of astronauts, mapping, the geology of planets and provides insight into an industry which contributes £9 billion a year to the economy and supports tens of thousands of jobs.
Woman and two men arrested for child abduction a week after schoolgirl, 14, was seen getting into a car
Chloe Newman, 14, has been missing since January 7. She was last seen getting into a black car at Haywards Heath railway station in West Sussex
A Russian student who knew only six words of English when she arrived in the UK as a child is representing Britain at an international beauty contest... while studying a Masters degree.
A woman who suffered 20 miscarriages has told of her joy at finally holding her 'miracle' baby boy.
Missing three-year-old Mikaeel Kular may have been spotted by members of the public just hours after he apparently disappeared from his home.
Syria's main political opposition, the Syrian National Coalition, is meeting in Istanbul to decide whether to go to next week's peace talks.