T Pyxidis

Exploding star could wipe out life on earth

News Thu 7 Jan, AT 13:01

Astronomers claim T Pyxidis could go supernova - and is considerably nearer to earth than first thought

Hermann Hreidarsson

Portsmouth must sell to escape administration

News Thu 7 Jan, AT 09:31

Club fails to pay players yet again as owners struggle to keep Pompey afloat

David Attenborough

Starter for ten: is BBC science too one-sided?

News Thu 7 Jan, AT 08:07

Accusations of biased coverage force BBC Trust to investigate output


Catch 22 for EU member states facing deficits

News Thu 7 Jan, AT 07:19

Only seven days into new decade and complex foreign debt problems emerge

Cesc Fabregas; Arsenal

Fabregas could join Real in return for Gonzalo Higuain

News Thu 7 Jan, AT 07:11

Transfer Talk: Wenger wants Argentine in deal for his skipper. Gunners legend Vieira to join City

David Beckham Ronoldinho Milan

Timely reminder: there’s only one David Beckham

News Thu 7 Jan, AT 06:57

Fabio Capello watches as Beckham stars in AC Milan 5-2 victory over Genoa

The new, uncomplicated Meryl Streep stars again

News Thu 7 Jan, AT 06:50

Streep hits 60 and still turns in a sexy, strong, comic role opposite Alec Baldwin

Rachel Weisz

Rachel Weisz voted woman most men want to marry

News Wed 6 Jan, AT 18:26

Sadly, her most recent film is not one most critics want to see again

China sued for stealing code to censor internet

News Wed 6 Jan, AT 17:40

Cybersitter has also named Toshiba, Sony and others in a lawsuit aimed at China’s Green Dam censorship project

Hewitt and Mandelson: the history behind today’s coup

Wed 6 Jan, AT 17:17 The Mole

The Mole: Two ex-ministers call for a secret ballot on Gordon Brown’s leadership Why now – and why them?

Bernie Ecclestone and Flavio Briatore

Crashgate: Briatore claims innocence as ban lifted

News Wed 6 Jan, AT 16:58

The former Renault boss threatens to sue Nelson Piquet Jr as his lifetime ban from F1 is overturned

Desiree Rogers and Sally Quinn

War of the DC socialites: Sally takes on Desiree

News Wed 6 Jan, AT 15:18

Row over gatecrashers pits young versus old, black versus white