Polling booth; election day

Election night guide: how the drama will unfold, hour by hour

Thu 7 May, AT 13:15
Don Brind

The Week’s poll-watcher Don Brind lists the key results to watch for if you’re staying up in front of the TV

Lionel Messi speeds past Jerome Boateng

Lionel Messi leaves Boateng on the floor and Twitter on fire

One-Minute Read
Thu 7 May, AT 12:22

Bayern Munich defender feels the heat on and off the pitch after a masterclass from Messi

Tornado approaches Moore, Oklahoma in May 2013

Bears and tigers escape from zoo as tornado hits Oklahoma

One-Minute Read
Thu 7 May, AT 12:00

Residents warned to stay indoors as powerful storms allow exotic animals to escape safari park

The Vote: election comedy delivers 'landslide satisfaction'

First Reaction
Thu 7 May, AT 11:30

James Graham's real-time polling station play for TV and theatre gets a resounding endorsement

Hot Chocolate singer Errol Brown

Errol Brown: 5 facts you didn't know about Hot Chocolate star

One-Minute Read
Thu 7 May, AT 11:27

You Sexy Thing singer was a proud Conservative and raised money for children through golf events

10 Downing Street

Election 2015: Nick Robinson, one man who’d welcome a second election

Election Watch
Thu 7 May, AT 10:34

Election day arrives: it's all over bar the voting (and the talk of Downing Street plots)

Naftali Bennett and Benjamin Netanyahu

Netanyahu forms a coalition government with the religious right

One-Minute Read
Thu 7 May, AT 10:29

Israel finally has a new government, but critics have branded Netanyahu 'a general without soldiers'

The Mole

Who’s the devious plotter - Cameron or Miliband?

Thu 7 May, AT 10:04
The Mole

Telegraph claims Miliband is plotting to seize power: Guardian says it’s a Cameron coup we should fear

Hatton Garden heist: hardened dealers sobbing as lives 'ruined'

One-Minute Read
Thu 7 May, AT 09:38

Many victims of the Easter jewellery raid were small businesses now struggling to recover losses

Magic moments from Messi as Barcelona sink Bayern

Match Report
Thu 7 May, AT 09:18

Argentine forward scores one of the goals of the season to put Catalans on verge of final

Columnist Don Brind

Final polls: it’s a dead heat or they’ve got it dead wrong

Thu 7 May, AT 08:45
Don Brind

Pollsters shows Labour and Tories tied – which means a 3.5 average swing to Labour since 2010

James Holmes

James Holmes booby-trapped flat before Batman shooting

One-Minute Read
Wed 6 May, AT 16:15

Aurora cinema shooting trial hears how Holmes left out jars of flammable liquid and a toy car trap

Lionel Richie

From Aretha Franklin to Jay-Z: the evolution of pop

Wed 6 May, AT 13:50

Scientific study of pop genealogy pinpoints the three years that revolutionised music