Thursday, May 3, 2007: Mad-eleine vanishes from a holiday apartment in
Praia da Luz.
Saturday, June 16: Brit couple report seeing a blonde girl in the
Maltese capital, Valletta.
Tuesday, August 21: Madeleine allegedly spotted with a man in Cartagena,
September 7-8: Kate and Gerry McCann declared suspects.
Friday, November 16: Jane Tanner, a friend of the McCanns, says she saw
a man carrying a sleeping child away 45 minutes before McCanns
discovered Madeleine was missing.
Wednesday, February 13, 2008: Portuguese authorities say that the search
for Madeleine is winding down.
Monday, July 21: McCanns are cleared of any involvement. Police lift
Thursday, May 7, 2009: Channel 4 film shows artist’s impression of man
seen at the apartment.
November 2010: Businessman reports seeing a girl matching Madeleine’s
description with a man and two women outside a shopping mall in Dubai.
February 2011: Italian nightclub bouncer claims missing Madeleine was
snatched and taken to the US by a paedophile gang responsible for a
dozen similar child kidnappings.
May 9, 2011: Two British paedophiles are quizzed by police
investigating Madeleine’s disappearance.
July 29, 2011: A DNA test is taken from a girl in India after a British
woman believes it's Maddy.