Pound and Euro

UK GDP up as Goldman votes for hung parliament

Fri 23 Apr, AT 12:05

Robust GDP figures and Goldman Sachs’ advice to buy pound suggest a hung parliament holds no fear

Berbatov Manchester United v Spurs

United can up the pressure on Chelsea with Spurs win

Fri 23 Apr, AT 11:27

Weekend preview: Victory would send United top for 24 hours and dent Spurs’s Euro hopes

LaShawn Merritt

World champ faces ban for ‘male enhancement’ drug

Fri 23 Apr, AT 10:48

American athlete LaShawn Merritt failed test after taking a medicine called ExtenZe

Roman Polanski

Polanski fails in latest bid to avoid extradition

Fri 23 Apr, AT 10:36

California court rejects film director’s bid to be sentenced in absentia

Why David Miliband looks more likely to be next PM

Fri 23 Apr, AT 09:08
The Mole

The Mole: Cleggmania is real - and the price of a pact with Labour will be Gordon Brown’s head

Katie Melua Cheryl Cole

Millionaire Cheryl Cole climbs up the Rich List

Fri 23 Apr, AT 09:00

But Katie Melua, who’s equal fourth in the young music millionaires category, makes it look so much easier

Mascherano Gerrard Liverpool Atletico Madrid

Liverpool a long way from home after Forlan strike

Fri 23 Apr, AT 08:39

After all their efforts to get to Madrid, Liverpool must overturn a 1-0 deficit in the second leg

Joe Hart goalkeeper

Will Arsenal choose Joe Hart or Gianluigi Buffon?

Fri 23 Apr, AT 08:19

Transfer Talk: Gunners could bid £10m for Hart, but Juventus offer Buffon and Melo for van Persie

David Cameron, Nick Clegg, TV debate

What they’re saying about the second TV debate

Fri 23 Apr, AT 08:03

Cameron fights back, Clegg holds his own and Brown improves - but it’s still a three-horse race

Rebekah Wade and James Murdoch

What were senior Murdoch aides doing at the Mail?

Thu 22 Apr, AT 18:30

Talk of a co-ordinated effort to help Cameron against Clegg after Murdoch execs appear in Kensington

Women in bikinis

Mass boobquake to check cleric’s earthquake claim

Thu 22 Apr, AT 18:09

Thousands will don low-cut tops and shorts to see if they can trigger an earthquake

Deutsche Bahn train

Germany gets our trains - and it won’t stop here

Thu 22 Apr, AT 17:36

Privatisation was meant to roll back the frontiers of the state – not invite foreign powers to buy our assets

A man sniffs some skunk

Gourmet marijuana: a tale of boom and bust?

Thu 22 Apr, AT 15:55
Alexander Cockburn

Alexander Cockburn: Pot could be legal in California by the end of the year. But growers should beware