Alesund in Norway

Art and grit in Alesund

News Wed 10 Jun, AT 15:50

Norway’s most beautiful city is full of fine architecture - but the spectacular location is its crowning glory

Michael Savage

Michael Savage makes personal appeal to Brown

News Wed 10 Jun, AT 15:43

The US ‘shock jock’ will continue libel case against Jacqui Smith - unless PM removes name from Home Office blacklist

WHO: swine flu ‘pandemic’ near

News Wed 10 Jun, AT 15:37

Upsurge of cases in Australia means H1N1 is probably already a pandemic

Liam Neeson in Taken

Liam Neeson to join A-Team

News Wed 10 Jun, AT 14:17

The Irish actor is in talks to play crack squad leader Hannibal in the film remake of the 80s hit television show

Margaret Beckett

Exclusive: Beckett for Speaker

News Wed 10 Jun, AT 13:02

According to The First Post’s sources in the Labour Party, Margaret Beckett is ‘all but’ confirmed as favourite for the Speaker’s chair

Phrygia Turkey spa

Undiscovered ancient Phrygia

News Wed 10 Jun, AT 12:56

Enjoy the spectacular history and landscapes of this little-visited area of Western Turkey - including the spa city of Hierapolis

Lydmar hotel, Stockholm

Hotel of the week: Tintswalo Atlantic Lodge

News Wed 10 Jun, AT 12:39

Get away from it all and feel like a millionaire in this South African nature reserve near Cape Town

Book review: Hearts and Minds

News Wed 10 Jun, AT 12:37

Fiction: A well-researched and pitiless look at London and its myriad immigrant and indigenous inhabitants

Why Gordon Brown wants vote reform

News Wed 10 Jun, AT 11:46

The Mole: Plans for a new electoral system are not an idle distraction – they are deadly serious, explains our Westminster insider

Fabio Capello; England; David Beckham; football

Why Fabio Capello won’t experiment

News Wed 10 Jun, AT 10:34

Media comment: The England manager is committed to qualifying for the World Cup before he starts to tinker with his side

Piggy Bank

Government plans Northern Rock sale

News Wed 10 Jun, AT 09:54

Nationalised mortgage lender could be floated on the London stock market as soon as this Autumn

Sergio Aguero; Chelsea; Atletico Madrid; Transfer Talk

Chelsea track £45m Sergio Aguero

News Wed 10 Jun, AT 09:46

The Argentinean would demand a wage of £11m to swap Atletico Madrid for London, which even Roman Abramovich is balking at