Lettuce, watercress and pea soup

News Wed 27 May, AT 14:56

Sybil Kapoor's creamy soup that combines layers of fresh green flavours

1 Sallyport

Hotel of the week: 1 Sallyport

News Wed 27 May, AT 14:28

A stylish boutique hotel in Berwick-upon-Tweed with a glamorous proprietor and the feel of a B&B

Carla Bruni in Bed

Bruni nude photo goes under hammer

News Wed 27 May, AT 14:01

The photo of Carla Bruni by Pamela Hanson is expected to fetch a high price at the Villa Grisebach auction

General Vo Nguyen Giap

General Vo Nguyen Giap's last battle for the highlands of Vietnam

News Wed 27 May, AT 13:46

The general, a confidante of Ho Chi Minh, who oversaw the siege of Dien Bien Phu and helped repel the Americans is taking on the communist regime over the environment and Chinese influence

The dawn of the electric car

News Wed 27 May, AT 12:54

The Government is offering grants of up to £5,000 to persuade us to buy electric cars. Is this the start of a green revolution?

Julie Kirkbride

Pressure mounts on Julie Kirkbride

News Wed 27 May, AT 12:16

Former Telegraph journalist turned Tory MP faces tough questions about rewards for her brother and sister

Nicolas Sarkozy and the Queen

Sarkozy snubs Queen over D-Day

News Wed 27 May, AT 12:13

Nicolas Sarkozy hasn’t invited any British royals to join in D-Day commemorations, preferring to honour Barack Obama and America

Kelly inquiry to target MPs’ family jobs

News Wed 27 May, AT 11:07

The Mole: Use of partners and children as ‘staff’ may be stopped by Brown’s sleazebuster, says our Westminster insider

Nationwide’s profits slide 69 per cent

News Wed 27 May, AT 10:26

The UK’s largest building society says it has been unfairly hit by contributions to savings protection scheme

North Korea threatens action

News Wed 27 May, AT 10:05

Another missile is fired and US spy satellites spot renewed activity at plutonium plant


Facebook value slumps by a third

News Wed 27 May, AT 09:31

As the social networking website sells a stake to a Russian investor it is revealed it is worth $5bn less than expected

Canada's Governor General Michaelle Jean

Queen’s rep eats raw seal heart

News Wed 27 May, AT 09:07

‘It’s like sushi,’ says governor-general Michaelle Jean, in an act of solidarity with the Inuit people