Usain Bolt of Jamaica

Usain Bolt eyes new 100m record at Crystal Palace

News Wed 22 Jul, AT 15:38

The Jamaican star runner hopes to beat his own time of 9.69 seconds, set in Beijing

Santa Caterina, Amalfi

News Wed 22 Jul, AT 15:33

Take a room with a knockout view of the Amalfi coast in a stunning 19th-century villa

A royal Rhode Island resort

News Wed 22 Jul, AT 15:02

Vacation like a Vanderbilt in an A-list New England haven

A Cretan idyll

News Wed 22 Jul, AT 13:52

Laze the days away at a perfect Greek hideaway

Lindsay Lohan

Labor Pains fails to rebirth Lohan’s career

News Wed 22 Jul, AT 13:29

The film, which is Lindsay Lohan’s first leading role in five years, will only be shown on ABC’s Family channel

Barack Obama

Barack Obama’s popularity plummets

News Wed 22 Jul, AT 13:20

It’s worse than George Bush’s was at this stage of his presidency, as health legislation proves to be a nightmare

Phanom Rung

Thailand’s pristine province

News Wed 22 Jul, AT 12:40

The little-visited region full of spectacular temples and beautiful national parks


This week’s dream: Sicily’s Baroque towns

News Wed 22 Jul, AT 12:03

The largest island in the Mediterranean is home to a host of undiscovered medieval gems

Swine flu vaccination

Swine flu: first human vaccine trials

News Wed 22 Jul, AT 10:10

Tests begin in Australia where the winter flu season has already begun

Tom Daley

Tom Daley wins world diving gold

News Wed 22 Jul, AT 10:08

The 15-year-old from Plymouth became Britain’s first ever gold-medallist at the Rome world championships

Bank of England

FTSE shares enjoy record-breaking run

News Wed 22 Jul, AT 09:58

The FTSE 100 rose for the seventh day in a row yesterday - its longest run for four years as investors flocked to buy