Rail fare hike: are we really getting value for money?

First Reaction Tue 19 Aug, AT 16:56

Fares increase four times as quickly as wages but rail operators say the money is needed for improvement works

A Flybe plane

One-armed pilot lost control of plane when false limb detached

One-Minute Read Thu 14 Aug, AT 09:19

Experienced senior pilot managed to land the plane heavily but safely with just one arm

A customer pulls the nozzle of a petrol pump

Petrol prices set to fall as Saudi oil flows

One-Minute Read Wed 13 Aug, AT 10:17

Rising supply, a sluggish global economy and supermarket price wars could result in cheaper petrol

The IXION windowless jet

Windowless jet designed to look transparent from inside

One-Minute Read Tue 12 Aug, AT 15:35

Design company creates the 'ultimate window seat' for all passengers using high-res displays

Woman saves child from underground tracks

Baby rescued after buggy sucked onto Tube track – video

Video Tue 12 Aug, AT 10:32

Woman saves child who ended up on London Underground track 'seconds' before train arrives

Crossrail: MPs consider Hertfordshire extension

One-Minute Read Thu 7 Aug, AT 13:14

Extended Crossrail could shorten commutes by 16 minutes, driving economic growth and relieving pressure on other lines

A Qatar Airways plane

RAF escorts Qatar Airways plane to Manchester

One-Minute Read Tue 5 Aug, AT 14:52

Typhoon fighter scrambled as RAF responds to claims of a device on a Qatar Airways flight

Driverless car

Driverless cars get UK green light, but would you trust them?

Briefing Thu 31 Jul, AT 14:40

Soon driverless cars arrive on British roads, introducing a range of technical, legal and moral quandaries

The BMW i8

BMW i8 review: hybrid sports car of the future

First Reaction Fri 18 Jul, AT 16:40

Reviewers praise the BMW i8 for its 'stunning' styling but criticise the 'strange imprecision' of its drive

Rail nationalisation: how Labour's plan would work

Briefing Fri 18 Jul, AT 12:18

'Radical' part-nationalisation of the railway will please passengers, says Miliband – but not everyone's convinced

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