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South African xenophobia: why is there so much hatred for foreigners?

Tue 21 Apr, AT 14:59

The Zulu king has been accused of inciting racial hatred, but South Africa's problems go much deeper

Ibrahimovic and Guardiola pray for Champions League miracle

Tue 21 Apr, AT 13:28

The former adversaries are both underdogs desperate for a shock in tonight's quarter finals

DNP: the deadly 'diet pill' that 'burns people from the inside'

Tue 21 Apr, AT 11:59

The toxic chemical dinitrophenol speeds up the metabolism and burns fat fast – but with deadly consequences

Pee-proof paint could dampen desperate Manchester drinkers

One-Minute Read
Tue 21 Apr, AT 11:53

Hamburg has already trialled the high-tech nano-paint that repels liquids back onto late-night revellers

Floyd Mayweather/Manny Pacquiao

Mayweather Pacquiao hype has become 'unmanageable'

One-Minute Read
Tue 21 Apr, AT 11:33

Fight of the Century: Pacquiao media call ends in farce; weigh-in ticket-only; but still no fight tickets

10 Downing Street

General Election 2015: Tally-ho-hum - Andrew Marr unfair to Cameron

Election Watch
Tue 21 Apr, AT 11:10

Countdown to 7 May: daily comment from the Mole, the latest polls and the best media election coverage

Outside of Broadcasting House

Ukip: BBC should be pared 'to the bone'

One-Minute Read
Tue 21 Apr, AT 11:00

Farage proposes slashing BBC licence fee and handing over entertainment and sport to cable channels

'Loch Ness monster'

Loch Ness: new Google Street View pics show 'strange' object

First Reaction
Tue 21 Apr, AT 10:47

Loch Ness monster enthusiasts can search for Nessie using new 360-degree Street View images

The Mole

Tory grandee attacks Cameron for ‘talking up’ the SNP

Tue 21 Apr, AT 10:16
The Mole

It may be ‘helpful’ to see Labour lose seats to the SNP, but ‘it threatens the integrity of our country’

Columnist Don Brind

16 days left: four new polls give little hope to Tories

Tue 21 Apr, AT 10:09
Don Brind

Polling average still has parties neck-and-neck which is unlikely to keep Cameron in Downing Street

Chilcot Inquiry: why has the report been delayed yet again?

One-Minute Read
Tue 21 Apr, AT 09:49

The investigation into Britain's military involvement in Iraq is 'unlikely' to be published before 2016