Iggy Pop

Iggy Pop’s Swiftcover ads get banned by the ASA

News Wed 29 Apr, AT 13:30

The punk legend's foray into the murky world of insurance sales ends as it is revealed that he wasn't eligible for the products he was promoting

Swine fever: first death recorded outside Mexico

News Wed 29 Apr, AT 13:26

Two-year-old child in Texas confirmed dead by CDC chief Besser; three more cases found in UK

A new biopic Soeur Sourire tells the story of Jeannine Deckers, the Singing Nun

New film tells tragic story of the Singing Nun

News Wed 29 Apr, AT 13:13

Like Susan Boyle, bespectacled nun Jeannine Deckers found unexpected fame. But a new biopic charts the darker side of the singer’s rise and fall

Air Force One jet flies over New York, mimicking the flightpath used by planes on 9/11

Obama’s 100th day marred by New York jet 9/11 gaffe

News Wed 29 Apr, AT 12:51

Mayor Bloomberg ‘furious’ over White House’s photo op stunt in which Air Force One replicated the 9/11 flightpath

Carla Bruni

Just how intimate are Carla Bruni’s stolen photos?

News Wed 29 Apr, AT 10:20

The nature of the photographs, taken from a Paris apartment, may have been lost in translation

Swine fever claims more business victims

News Wed 29 Apr, AT 10:01

World markets slide as the effects of the outbreak on global trade are factored in, but drug firms and gold prices see concerted rise

British high street sales boom in April

News Wed 29 Apr, AT 09:40

UK retailers have enjoyed a remarkably buoyant month in April so far, according to figures released by the CBI

Carol Ann Duffy

Carol Ann Duffy set to be first female Poet Laureate

News Wed 29 Apr, AT 09:16

Reports say the lesbian Scottish poet’s name has gone to the Queen for confirmation

England's Michael Vaughan

Should Michael Vaughan return to England’s team?

News Wed 29 Apr, AT 09:09

The former national cricket captain is vying to make a comeback to the stage he emotionally left last season after defeat to South Africa

Gordon and Sarah Brown at Auschwitz

Sarah Brown sheds a tear for victims of Auschwitz

News Wed 29 Apr, AT 08:40

On his visit to Poland, Gordon Brown gets a lesson in history - and another in economics

All UK homes to receive swine fever leaflets

News Wed 29 Apr, AT 08:28

Results of tests on 23 Scottish patients should give a better picture of how the virus is spreading

Arsenal's Andrei Arshavin (left) celebrates with team mate Cesc Fabregas after scoring the third goal against Wigan

Barcelona want to steal Arsenal’s Andrei Arshavin

News Wed 29 Apr, AT 08:17

The Russian’s agent makes fresh enemies at the Emirates by suggesting his client is unpopular there and attracting bids from European clubs