This week in historyFind out what the world was talking about and we were satirising this week in history. Updated every Monday.
2007Exclusive: Disastrous flooding could happen again, sometime
Government to combat Hull, Tewkesbury flood risk with new Thames barrier
Prescott "could be replaced by bucket of lard"
2006Pluto reclassified from dog to dwarf
Rap music "responsible for the deaths of thousands"
New security measure: curry banned on all flights
Chancellor slams sinister Scottish cult
Nasrallah admits war resulted from "clerical error"
Rolling Stones guitarist apologises for being poor role model
Blair 'offered to resign' in exchange for US$500,000
Government takes babies off the menu for lardy ladies
2005Rant: While the Prime Minister's away...
British Telecom confirms 5th satisfied customer
2004Bin Laden's driver charged with terror traffic offences
Choppers for Honesty to take on Swift Boats for Truth
Dubya's Week: George versus the Axis of Insultation
This week's war: The Sixties
2003NHS to be closed for repairs
North Korean cheerleaders occupy Yonsei University
Campbell resigns, replaced by Slade guitarist
BBC announces plan to annoy everybody
Man confesses wife doesn't understand him
2002Iraq to sue magazine
GP guilty of trading in patients
IDS will "overturn ban" if he becomes PM