ALEX BRUMMER: Gupta’s flawed route to Liberty

No one can accuse Liberty Steel boss Sanjeev Gupta of giving up the ghost. Faced with the collapse of his main lender Greensill and a refusal by Business Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng to provide £170million of rescue loans, he is hanging on by his fingertips. In the latest moves to shore up his global empire, GFG … Read more

2,000-year-old bust of Rome’s first emperor, Augustus, identified by telltale hairstyle

Ancient marble head discovered under Italian town’s 2,000-year-old city walls is identified as Rome’s first emperor Augustus by his big ears and unusual ‘swallow-tail’ hairstyle The head was discovered during renovations to the historic city walls in Isernia It bears Augustus’ iconic ‘swallow-tail’ haircut and comma-like locks Rome took Isernia in 295BC but briefly lost control to … Read more

2,000-year-old bust of Rome’s first emperor, Augustus, identified by telltale hairstyle

Ancient marble head discovered under Italian town’s 2,000-year-old city walls is identified as Rome’s first emperor Augustus by his big ears and unusual ‘swallow-tail’ hairstyle The head was discovered during renovations to the historic city walls in Isernia It bears Augustus’ iconic ‘swallow-tail’ haircut and comma-like locks Rome took Isernia in 295BC but briefly lost control to … Read more