- Khalid Mahmood says Foreign Office's official figure of 500 fighters is an "underestimation."
- New York is competing against Phoenix, Philadelphia, Columbus and Birmingham.
- Tibet's spiritual leader visited the Birmingham, Alabama Church where Martin Luther King launched rallies for African American freedom.
- Rick Perry compared homosexuality to alcoholism during an address at a San Francisco Hotel on Wednesday night.
- Ofsted to conduct surprise inspections of schools to nip Islamist agenda in Birmingham schools.
- The Japanese insurer will retain existing management at the Birmingham, Ala.-based target
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- Arsene Wenger will take charge of Arsenal for the 1,000th time on Saturday against Chelsea in what he has hailed as his side’s “most important” match of the season.
- It was the second-biggest plane after the Boeing 747, it was a symbol of the jet age and now it's gone. IBT had a seat on the very last flight of the DC-10.
- Leicester has the highest proportion of Indians or British Asians anywhere in the country.