Costa Concordia captain wants to cut deal on his sentence

One-Minute Read Wed 17 Jul, AT 15:08

Francesco Schettino faces 20 years if convicted, but says he'll plead guilty for a three-year term

Costa Concordia

Costa Concordia: UK directors to be named responsible for capsize

Wed 9 Jan, AT 17:09 Andrea Vogt

Criminal complaint says Carnival directors 'not only tolerated but promoted' ship salute that led to tragedy

Costa Concordia

Five blunders that doomed the cruise ship Costa Concordia

Mon 15 Oct, AT 08:50 Andrea Vogt

Black box evidence points to language problems, the wrong map and a long-delayed evacuation

Costa Concordia

Traumatised survivors ready to sue as Costa captain faces judges

Fri 12 Oct, AT 10:49 Andrea Vogt

On eve of Italian criminal inquest, lawyers in US and France are ready to pounce if justice does not prevail

'You're too skinny,' David Walliams tells Kate Middleton

Sunday Papers Sun 4 Mar, AT 11:19

It must be true - it's in the Sunday papers: from Kate's swimming ambition to Marco Pierre White's 'Downton hotel'

Italy bans cruise ship 'salutes' to prevent another Costa tragedy

Fri 2 Mar, AT 08:13 Andrea Vogt

On the eve of a massive investigative hearing in Italy, a government decree bans further 'fly bys'

Dawkins slams report linking him to slave-owning ancestor

Sunday Papers Sun 19 Feb, AT 12:26

It must be true - it's in the Sunday papers: from Richard Dawkins's ancestry to Thierry Henry's four-storey aquarium

Costa Concordia

Concordia captain dined with young blonde before crash

One-Minute Read Fri 20 Jan, AT 09:18

Video footage shows crew telling passengers 'go back to your cabins' even as ship was sinking

Captain under house arrest as survivors launch class action suit

Summary Wed 18 Jan, AT 08:00

‘It was bravado, he was clowning around,’ says anonymous fellow cruise ship captain