Cameron’s Manchester speech: first reaction

News Thu 8 Oct, AT 19:11

The Mole: faux-socialist moments are finely balanced by Tory red meat

Kevin Pietersen Graeme Smith

Pietersen returns for tour of South Africa

News Thu 8 Oct, AT 18:53

But England’s cricketers can expect a hostile reception from the Proteas this winter

Herta Mueller

Nobel winner Muller still shadowed by secret police

News Thu 8 Oct, AT 18:49

Herta Muller, winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature, has been at war with the Romanian secret police for 30 years

Brazilian TV host Wallace Souza goes on the run

News Thu 8 Oct, AT 18:30

Presenter and politician accused of murders disappears after losing parliamentary immunity

George Gillett Faisal bin Fahad bin Abdullah al-Saud

Prince Faisal’s interest in Liverpool is confirmed

News Thu 8 Oct, AT 16:10

Saudi businessman’s associate reveals that he is in talks with Hicks and Gillett over a deal

Oil production

World could pass ‘peak oil’ within the next decade

News Thu 8 Oct, AT 14:13

‘Significant’ risk of reserves going into terminal decline before 2020 warns UKERC

Carla Bruni sketches

Carla’s internet doodles bemuse Sarah Brown

News Thu 8 Oct, AT 13:46

The PM’s wife is one of many random celebrities sketched on the site

General Sir Richard Dannatt

‘Tumbledown Dick Dannatt’: Dave buys a pup

Thu 8 Oct, AT 13:07 Robert Fox

The former army chief is not the bright visionary a new government needs

Pixar looks to adults for ‘Up’ box office success

Video Thu 8 Oct, AT 10:52

FILM OF THE WEEK: Twitter helped sell studio’s latest offering to older viewers

Frederic Mitterand

Frederic Mitterand in trouble over rent boys

News Thu 8 Oct, AT 10:10

Roman Polanski scandal makes his Bangkok confession hard to accept


Prince plays Paris: it’s an instant decision

News Thu 8 Oct, AT 09:36

American ‘liked the venue’ after seeing Lagerfeld’s show at the Grand Palais

Gisele Bundchen; Kate Moss; Irving Penn

Penn’s death expected to affect Christie’s prices

News Thu 8 Oct, AT 09:05

The great American fashion photographer has died at his Manhattan home, aged 92