Stephen Fry and Twitter

Fry’s ‘twitch-hunt’ of Moir sets press freedom back

News Tue 20 Oct, AT 18:11

In Stephen Fry’s hands, Twitter has become an authoritarian tool to police thought crimes

Stephen Fry and Twitter

Fry defends Twitter but fears his ‘tribune’ status

News Tue 20 Oct, AT 17:21

While liberal spirits dominate the site, all is well. What happens when the enemy join in?

Stephen Gately

Jan Moir is disowned by the Irish Daily Mail

News Tue 20 Oct, AT 17:21

Irish edition of newspaper printed disclaimer against her Stephen Gately attack

Stewart Nozette (left)

US spy Nozette held after FBI sting operation

News Tue 20 Oct, AT 17:06

Case against scientist is ‘a warning’ to anyone who would sell US secrets

Kanye West

Kanye West website leaks bizarre Spike Jonze film

News Tue 20 Oct, AT 16:49

A video featuring Kanye West and a gremlin committing suicide leaks on the weekend that Jonze’s Where the Wild Things Are was released

Gay hitman renounces Mafia life of crime

News Tue 20 Oct, AT 16:16

New York judge lets hitman go free after he comes out of the Mafia - and the closet

Steve Jobs at an Apple presentation

Apple shares hit record high after profits soar

News Tue 20 Oct, AT 14:37

With the iPhone launching in China, the future looks good for Jobs and shareholders

Police patrol the streets of Rio de Janeiro

Don’t worry, says mayor of Rio after gang war erupts

News Tue 20 Oct, AT 12:50

A gangland battle in Rio de Janeiro killed 17 people and raises security questions as it prepares to host the Olympics

Rebecca Adlington

Adlington jibe out of order in comedy crackdown

News Tue 20 Oct, AT 11:21

‘She looks like somebody looking at themselves in the back of a spoon’. Not funny, says BBC Trust

Arsene Wenger; Arsenal

Arsene Wenger promises to go on and on at Arsenal

News Tue 20 Oct, AT 10:20

The French manager, who turns 60 this week, will work on at the Emirates until he drops

Edward Erin

Doctor faces jail for spiking mistress’s drinks

News Tue 20 Oct, AT 10:05

Edward Erin tried to induce a miscarriage after secretary refused to have an abortion

General Sir Michael Jackson; General Sir Richard Dannatt

BNP is hijacking Army’s good name, generals warn

News Tue 20 Oct, AT 09:59

Attack comes as BBC Trust agrees to review ‘Question Time’ invitation to BNP’s Nick Griffin

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