Indian Muslims slaughter a goat

Proof of pain leads to calls for ban on ritual slaughter

News Fri 16 Oct, AT 19:23

A study proving Jewish and Islamic methods of slaughtering animals are painful has led to renewed calls for a ban in Britain

Armani David Beckham Cristiano Ronaldo

Ronaldo replaces Beckham again - this time at Armani

News Fri 16 Oct, AT 18:55

Portuguese footballer and actress Megan Fox take over from David and Victoria in underwear ads

Keira Knightley and Damian Lewis

Knightley sells £1m in tickets, but isn’t top billing

News Fri 16 Oct, AT 18:08

Actress can’t dislodge Damian Lewis as the star of The Misanthrope says director Thea Sharrock


Dominant Google leads the way out of recession

News Fri 16 Oct, AT 15:41

Search giant posts big profits thanks to the recovery and changes in consumer behaviour

Balloon boy Falcon Heene and his brother Ryo

US media slammed over balloon boy coverage

News Fri 16 Oct, AT 14:23

New media mogul Ariana Huffington tells MSNBC: ‘You would think something major had happened’

Ken Lewis

Bank boss Lewis told to hand back 2009 salary

News Fri 16 Oct, AT 13:15

US pay czar Kenneth Feinberg adds to departing Bank of America CEO's woes

Silvio Berlusconi

Silvio Berlusconi denies Italy bribed the Taliban

News Fri 16 Oct, AT 10:35

New allegations come as Newsweek urges Italy to dump ‘playboy-in-chief’

Felipe Massa

Massa makes all the noise before Brazilian GP

News Fri 16 Oct, AT 09:24

As Button aims for podium finish, Massa won’t give up on Crashgate


The world according to 'She Wolf' Shakira

News Fri 16 Oct, AT 09:17

'I know what I'm doing even when I'm wearing a pencil skirt'

Statue of Lenin in the statue park in Budapest

Hungary and the great myth of 1989

Column Fri 16 Oct, AT 08:42

Many communist leaders did very nicely thank you out of the people’s revolution

Goldman Sachs

Goldman CFO pleads for less focus on bonuses

News Fri 16 Oct, AT 08:24

Only a year after bank’s near-collapse, rewards at Goldman Sachs could beat the 2007 all-time record

Dirk Kuyt; Liverpool

Injury-hit Liverpool go to Sunderland

News Fri 16 Oct, AT 08:01

Premier League preview: Liverpool face a tricky trip to Sunderland, Arsenal take on Birmingham and Aston Villa hope to get back on track when they take on Chelsea