1:40pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014
7:00pm Tuesday 21st October 2014
2:16pm Tuesday 21st October 2014
1:40pm Monday 20th October 2014
GERMAN losses are already approaching the figure it was declared they could afford to lose if their plans did not work out but those plans have miscarried and the effort to once more resume the offensive on the grand scale is something of a forlorn hope.
11:20am Saturday 18th October 2014
5:13pm Friday 17th October 2014
4:40pm Thursday 16th October 2014
3:09pm Wednesday 15th October 2014
IT may be as well in view of the prevailing inclination to look on the black side of things and the desirability of avoiding anything in the nature of panic, to point out that our progress may not be maintained.
8:30pm Tuesday 14th October 2014
5:26pm Monday 13th October 2014
2:25pm Friday 10th October 2014
2:34pm Thursday 9th October 2014
3:40pm Monday 6th October 2014
4:33pm Friday 3rd October 2014
Von Kluck has succeeded in getting his line straight or comparatively straight once again but his attention, while it has temporarily arrested the enveloping movement can have little bearing upon the final issue of the battle.
1:10pm Wednesday 1st October 2014
7:35pm Tuesday 30th September 2014
3:07pm Monday 29th September 2014
We learn that at various points the French and German trenches are now only a few hundred yards apart. The indications are that the progress responsible for this state of affairs is that of the Allies and upon it we may build substantial hope.
12:10pm Saturday 27th September 2014
12:38pm Friday 26th September 2014
4:47pm Thursday 25th September 2014
By the common agreement which mutual exhaustion dictates, there has been a lull in the fighting. The siege of the German entrenched position will however be speedily resumed with renewed vigour and the conflicts that are going of at various points, battles they would be termed normal warfare, partake in the nature of sallies no counter attacks.
2:20pm Wednesday 24th September 2014
12:10pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014
The German defence is at breaking point and whatever the object of the present resistance has been, an attempt to regain the full offensive, a covering movement, we may be sure that a retreat will soon be in progress.
4:40pm Monday 22nd September 2014
1:00pm Saturday 20th September 2014
Several of the battles fought during this war have been described as the greatest in history and the use of superlatives has more than once been justified but the gigantic struggle now believed to be approaching its end, must now take first place.
3:05pm Friday 19th September 2014
12:00pm Wednesday 17th September 2014
1:42pm Monday 15th September 2014
3:06pm Monday 15th September 2014
11:00am Saturday 13th September 2014
5:22pm Thursday 11th September 2014
The rulers of the native states in India have rallied to the defence of the Empire and offered their personal services and the resources of their states for the war. Among them is the Dalai Lama of Tibet.
4:09pm Wednesday 10th September 2014
4:47pm Tuesday 9th September 2014
5:07pm Monday 8th September 2014
Two paragraphs in particular provide unlimited satisfaction “There is no doubt that our men have established a personal ascendancy over the Germans and that they are conscious of the fact that with anything like even numbers, the result would be doubtful.
1:23pm Saturday 6th September 2014
If the latest information available at the the time of writing is to be relied upon, the Germans have at last awakened to the danger menacing them in a north westerly direction, the extent of which hitherto has not been realised.
5:40pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014
10:09pm Monday 1st September 2014
3:10pm Saturday 30th August 2014
2:32pm Friday 29th August 2014
4:22pm Thursday 28th August 2014
12:49pm Wednesday 27th August 2014
3:06pm Tuesday 26th August 2014
4:59pm Tuesday 26th August 2014
12:18am Saturday 16th August 2014
10:49am Saturday 9th August 2014
2:29pm Friday 8th August 2014
5:08pm Thursday 7th August 2014
The Belgians despite such short time at their disposal to make preparations for repelling the German invasion have shown qualities of heroism and military resource greater than perhaps had been credited to them.
11:44am Thursday 7th August 2014
10:26am Wednesday 6th August 2014
A wounded German officer who was captured expressed astonishment at the resistance the Germans were finding in Belgium as they had been assured in Berlin that no opposition would be encountered in Belgium.
9:33am Wednesday 6th August 2014
3:23pm Wednesday 6th August 2014