Shoppers return to high street

Bank of England ‘wise man’ says recession is over

News Tue 17 Nov, AT 12:00

Dr Andrew Sentance believes that growth in GDP has returned, but warns about inflation risk

Tony Musulin; France

Bank heist ‘hero’ Tony Musulin turns himself in

News Tue 17 Nov, AT 11:07

French security guard Tony Musulin is in custody after an 11-day Europe-wide manhunt

Poll shows Cameron now seen as PM-in-waiting

Tue 17 Nov, AT 10:29 The Mole

The Mole: Populist decrees about bankers’ bonuses and Afghanistan are not the answer

Gordon Brown's Lord Mayor's speech

Brown’s Afghan pull-out plan: what they’re saying

News Tue 17 Nov, AT 09:55

What commentators are saying about the prime minister’s proposal to set a timetable for withdrawal from Afghanistan

Billie Piper as Belle de Jour

Father ‘introduced Belle de Jour to prostitutes’

News Tue 17 Nov, AT 09:34

He wanted Brooke Magnanti to see there was ‘a human face’ to the sex trade


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