Why Gaddafi invited 500 women to a Roman party

News Tue 17 Nov, AT 09:23

Hundreds of women answered the call, expecting a gala dinner. But it was a bit of a letdown...

Fernando Torres; Liverpool

Benitez: I’ll quit Liverpool if Fernando Torres is sold

News Tue 17 Nov, AT 08:34

The volatile Spanish manager would leave the Anfield club even if the sale brought in £100m

Barclays bank in New York

Barclays gets slapped with $5bn Lehman suit

News Tue 17 Nov, AT 07:39

UK bank was seen as a saviour at the time: now it’s accused of profiteering

Anwar al-Awlaki

I was Fort Hood killer’s confidant, says cleric

News Tue 17 Nov, AT 07:32

Anwar al-Awlaki says he did not order the killing, but that it was ‘permissable under Islam’

Edin Dzeko

Manchester United line up bid for Edin Dzeko

News Tue 17 Nov, AT 06:56

Transfer Talk: the Bosnian striker impressed after scoring at Old Trafford; Real Madrid plan big sale

John Terry

Terry urges Ancelotti to buy in the transfer window

News Tue 17 Nov, AT 06:09

Chelsea captain wants his boss to make most of opportunity before potential Fifa ban is imposed

Tom Baker as Doctor Who with a cyberman

Moorcock strikes back at angry Doctor Who fans

First Post Mon 16 Nov, AT 17:48

Author Michael Moorcock has tried to calm the fears of Doctor Who fans who do not want him to write a new novel about the Time Lord

Sarah Palin

Sarah Palin: the best of the Going Rogue leaks

News Mon 16 Nov, AT 15:22

Portrait emerges of Sarah Palin as a wise-cracking, vegan-loving victim of John McCain’s ruthless campaign team

Paul Valery University, where Philippe Joron taught

French rally behind their own ‘Tony Martin’

News Mon 16 Nov, AT 14:28

An intruder carrying a gun and a can of petrol died when his victim decided to fight back

Jenson Button; Lewis Hamilton; McLaren

Button to leave Brawn GP after Mercedes buy-out

News Mon 16 Nov, AT 13:50

Carmaker will field all-German line-up for 2010 season, leading to world champion’s exit

Jose Mourinho

Is Mourinho the right man for Manchester United?

News Mon 16 Nov, AT 13:00

The Portuguese manager has a peerless record, but fans ask if he can win trophies the United way

Vladimir Putin appears on Muz-TV

Hip-hop loving Putin gets down with Russian youth

News Mon 16 Nov, AT 12:42

Vladimir Putin’s ‘desperate’ appearance on a hip-hop TV show seems to have gone down well with young Russians