"Learning is acquired by reading books; but the much more necessary learning, the knowledge of the world, is only to be acquired by reading man, and studying all the various editions of them."
—Philip Dormer Stanhope Chesterfield (1694-1773) [4th Earl of Chesterfield] English politician, writer
- Reward Wales, says ex-first minister Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:34:38 GMT
- Wales should be rewarded for not putting the UK "through the mincer" of a referendum on independence, former first minister Rhodri Morgan says, after Scotland voted to stay in the UK.
- Imams in hostage video appeal to IS Sat, 20 Sep 2014 00:48:34 GMT
- Leading British Muslim scholars make a direct appeal to Islamic State militants to free Alan Henning, a UK hostage threatened with death.
- Day in pictures: 19 September Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:23:08 GMT
- News images from around the world: 19 September
- In pictures: Scottish independence referendum results Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:13:28 GMT
- Scotland votes "No" to independence
- Your pictures: Vintage Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:26:35 GMT
- Readers' photos on the theme of "vintage"
- Day in pictures: 18 September Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:33:26 GMT
- News images from around the world: 18 September
- In pictures: Memory of History Wed, 17 Sep 2014 07:48:00 GMT
- Lewis Bush's pictures link the past with the present
- In pictures: Scotland decides Fri, 19 Sep 2014 04:50:13 GMT
- Images from the Scottish independence referendum
- Your Pictures: Photos from Wales Wed, 17 Sep 2014 07:26:47 GMT
- A selection of your photos from around Wales
- Day in pictures: 17 September Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:11:07 GMT
- News images from around the world: 17 September
- The scary element that saved the crew of Apollo 13 Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT
- The scary element that helped save the crew of Apollo 13
- Why I'll risk my life for Ebola patients Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:05:11 GMT
- Why I'm risking my life to help people with Ebola
- Migrants speak of horror at sea off Malta Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:10:36 GMT
- Migrant survivors in Malta speak of horror at sea
- Syrian heritage destruction revealed in satellite images Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:31:52 GMT
- Satellite images reveal Syria's heritage trashed by war
- Sarkozy comeback ahead of 2017 poll Fri, 19 Sep 2014 20:23:02 GMT
- Sarkozy II: Urgency, passion, devotion - plus self-awareness?