Cavendish sprints to victory

Mark Cavendish wins stage six of the Giro d'Italia in his second bunch sprint victory of the race.


50 years on from the UK's big freeze

Half a century on from the harshest winter in two centuries we look back at life during the winter of 1962/3.

Al Jazeera Correspondent

A new season of Al Jazeera Correspondent

Our correspondents cross the globe as they take us on their personal journeys of discovery.


Cavendish eyes up Giro d'Italia challenge

British cyclist Mark Cavendish is aiming for more success at Giro d'Italia while hoping Team Sky members share glory.

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The third British Empire

London is considered the "capital of capitalism" allowing foreign billionaires to stash tax free income offshore.

by Dan Hind


Cavendish wins world road race champs

Mark Cavendish blasts to victory for Great Britain at the UCI Road World Championships in Copenhagen.


Cavendish secures another Tour win

Mark Cavendish wins the 19th Tour stage of his career to retain green jersey while Thomas Voeckler retains yellow.


Cavendish turns tables on Greipel

English sprinter pips Andre Greipel to the line 24 hours after being overtaken by the German in previous stage.