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UK plane alert: Pair charged with endangering aircraft

<b>Two men have been charged with endangering an aircraft after RAF Typhoon jets escorted a passenger plane over the UK.</b><p>Tayyab Subhani, 30, and Mohammed Safdar, 41, both of Nelson, Lancashire, were detained at Stansted on Friday.<p>Police boarded the Pakistan International Airlines flight, originally …

Who will take pride in roaring for the 2013 Lions squad in Australia?

The end is in sight. It has been a painfully long haul, a waiting game that would have tested Samuel Beckett's patience. Some of us were being …

Balotelli's Top 10 Moments Of Madness

Saracens v Toulon: captain Steve Borthwick says team has learnt from previous mistakes

Steve Borthwick, the former England captain, says Saracens are equipped to win the physical showdown in their bid to reach their first Heineken Cup final against Toulon at Twickenham on Sunday.<p>Borthwick, is set to join the elite band of players to make a half century of Heineken Cup appearances …

AVB: Bale will stay if Tottenham seal top-four finish

• Premier League<p>ESPN staff<p>Gareth Bale has scored 23 times this season for Tottenham © Getty Images<p>Enlarge<p>Related Links<p>News: Bale cools Messi and …

Clermont v Munster: wing Simon Zebo says outsiders have nothing to fear from French side in Heineken Cup semi-final

The man with magic in his heels and daring in his soul is back from injury and primed to repeat the sorcery that entranced so many and put him in with a chance to be one of the bolters for the Lions tour to Australia.<p>Simon Zebo’s audacious flick of the ball with the rear of his foot to set up a try …

Saracens v Toulon: Jonny Wilkinson will be focusing on winning when he plays for final time at Twickenham

Acclaim has never sat easily on Jonny Wilkinson’s shoulders. The more he shuns the spotlight, the more it seeks him out.<p>He was exposed to the full glare again on Friday as captain of Toulon and returning to Twickenham for the last time in what has been an illustrious, if injury-blighted, career.<p>He …

Mango Direct Marketing announces 55 new jobs for Bangor

<b>A Bangor-based company has announced it is creating 55 new jobs.</b><p>Mango Direct Marketing Ltd provides direct telemarketing and customer services to local, national and international clients.<p>Enterprise Minister Arlene Foster said the announcement "signals the company's ongoing commitment to the local …

Northern Ireland-Sweden trafficking probe arrests

<b>Two women have been arrested and two potential victims of human trafficking rescued after a number of searches in greater Belfast.</b><p>The operation, on Thursday, was part of a joint investigation being carried out by the PSNI and police in Sweden.<p>A spokesperson said officers from both countries have …

Ulster canal: Attwood gives go-ahead for cross-border restoration plan

<b>Part of the Ulster canal that has not been used since 1929 is set to be restored after the environment minister approved a major cross-border scheme.</b><p>Alex Attwood has granted planning permission to restore nine miles of the waterway from County Fermanagh to border counties in the Irish Republic.<p>He …

Live in the UK and earn £23,000? That’s rich. (No, honestly, it is)

Readers of yesterday’s Sunday Times Rich List, might have felt poor noting that Alisher Usmanov (£13.3bn) is the UK’s wealthiest, and last year’s …

The Fit 5: Core Power

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7 Reasons to Date an Older Woman

Conjure up a fantasy woman in your mind; she's probably no older than 30. But if you're excluding older women from your dating pool, you might be …

15 ways to beat belly bloat in 2 days

You’ve been working on your abs since January and they’re almost ready for the big reveal. Your last step before hitting the sand? Beating back …

Robin van Persie won't be bothered be Arsenal fans booing him at Emirates, insists Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson

Sir Alex Ferguson has told Robin van Persie to ignore the Arsenal boo-boys when he returns to the Emirates Stadium on Sunday.<p>Van Persie left Arsenal for <b>Manchester United</b> in the summer and has proved the major difference in this season's title race, taking his tally to 24 Premier League goals with …

Andre Schurrle on the verge of Chelsea move

Five defensive midfielders Manchester United could and should sign

Wigan Athletic manager Roberto Martinez says his players are capable of conjuring another great escape

Considering that Roberto Martinez acknowledges Wigan Athletic are approaching a crossroads in the club’s history, one which could lead to relegation and uncertainty or survival and the glamour of European football, the Spaniard appears completely untroubled by the weight on his shoulders.<p>If <b>Wigan</b> go …

Chris Froome retains yellow jersey in Tour de Romandie

Ramunas Navardauskas of Lithuania won the second stage of the Tour de Romandie in Switzerland but Team Sky's Chris Froome retains the yellow …

Bayern Munich deny reports of deal to sign Robert Lewandowski

Bayern Munich have denied reports that the Borussia Dortmund forward Robert Lewandowski has signed a contract with the Bundesliga champions.<p>Bayern …

Shaun Murphy holds off electrifying Graeme Dott to prevent a shock

Shaun Murphy survived a titanic struggle with Graeme Dott, eventually winning 13-11 late on Friday night at the World Championship in Sheffield. Dott …