Gael Kakuta; Chelsea

Ancelotti shocked by Fifa transfer ban over Kakuta

News Fri 4 Sep, AT 07:01

The Italian’s inactivity in the summer transfer window could come back to haunt him as Chelsea are banned from signing anyone until 2011

Miyuki Hatomaya ; Japanese Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama

Miyuki Hatoyama: ‘I’ve been abducted by aliens’

News Thu 3 Sep, AT 17:44

Japan’s new First Lady looks set to upstage the likes of Carla Bruni and Michelle Obama with her headline-grabbing statements

Barack Obama and Sasha Obama; JFK with John Jr; Oval Office

Sasha Obama’s Oval Office photo: echoes of JFK’s Camelot?

News Thu 3 Sep, AT 17:25

The White House has released a photo of Obama and his daughter which evokes that of John F Kennedy with John Jr playing at his feet

Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Sanusi Lamido Aminu Sanusi

Sanusi Lamido Sanusi starts a ‘bonfire of the bankers’ in Nigeria

News Thu 3 Sep, AT 13:56

How the 'Ben Bernanke of Nigeria' put his country's financial elite in the dock

Ronaldo and Kaka Galacticos Real Madrid

Are the good times over for the Premier League?

News Thu 3 Sep, AT 13:55

Cristiano Ronaldo’s departure for Madrid and a quiet summer of transfers leaves the English league looking lacklustre compared to Spain

American Apparel

American Apparel in trouble over immigration and ‘provocative’ ad

News Thu 3 Sep, AT 13:44

Dov Charney’s LA-based clothing company loses 1,600 staff and sees yet another advert banned

Megrahi; Brett Duxbury

Lockerbie: If Megrahi can go free, why can’t a burglar dying of cancer?

News Thu 3 Sep, AT 13:42

Within a week of the Lockerbie bomber’s release, a Lancashire prisoner, also terminally ill, was refused his freedom. Why?

Oil giant BP (British Petroleum)

BP in ‘giant’ new oil strike

News Thu 3 Sep, AT 10:22

The oil major has made a potentially huge oil discovery in its fields in the Gulf of Mexico

Chappaquiddick; Edward Kennedy; Mary Jo Kopechne

Kennedy memoirs reveal regret at ‘terrible decisions at Chappaquiddick’

News Thu 3 Sep, AT 09:48

Anger as New York papers leak details of late senator’s memoir ahead of publication

Kervorkian Murray

‘Dr Death’ steps in as Jacko is finally buried

News Thu 3 Sep, AT 09:48

Jack Kevorkian says the pop star’s physician should not be prosecuted because he gave Jackson what he wanted

YouTube reaches UK music video deal

News Thu 3 Sep, AT 09:36

The video streaming site has agreed a licensing deal with the organisation representing British songwriters

Caster Semenya

Caster Semenya receives support from government and Indian runner

News Thu 3 Sep, AT 09:31

The 800m world champion at the heart of a gender controversy, is backed as she seeks to salvage her reputation