Castle Kennedy gardens Galloway Scotland

Galloway’s exotic gardens

News Wed 8 Jul, AT 13:10

The historic gardens of southwest Scotland where tropical species thrive thanks to the Gulf Stream

North Cyprus

Hiking in North Cyprus

News Wed 8 Jul, AT 12:20

Europe’s pariah state is a haven for walkers, and features some of the best routes in the Mediterranean


News Wed 8 Jul, AT 11:57

Philip Seymour Hoffman and Meryl Streep star in a story of suspected child abuse at a Catholic school

Silvio Berlusconi

Silvio Berlusconi attacks the Guardian

News Wed 8 Jul, AT 10:26

Report about G8 summit chaos was ‘a colossal blunder by a small newspaper’ claims the embattled Italian PM

Sweeping job cuts called for at Ikea

News Wed 8 Jul, AT 10:20

Group’s founder pinpoints need for worldwide employee cull, as economic downturn leads to reduced home spending

Coffee Republic announces bankruptcy

News Wed 8 Jul, AT 10:05

The UK coffee chain goes into administration 14 years after it was established by Bobby and Sahar Hashemi

Manchester City's Mwaruwari Benjani, left, vies for the ball with Manchester United's Nemanja Vidic

Man City should copy rivals United

News Wed 8 Jul, AT 09:26

Media comment: Eastlands club’s pursuit of the Chelsea and England captain John Terry sends out the wrong message

Chinese riots in Xinjiang

Hu quits G8 because of Xinjiang riots

News Wed 8 Jul, AT 08:45

The Chinese president flies home from Pisa as more troops prepare to take on protestors

Manchester United; Gabriel Obertan

Man Utd swoop for Gabriel Obertan

News Wed 8 Jul, AT 08:42

Sir Alex Ferguson will sign the £3m winger from Bordeaux to complete a busy couple of weeks on the transfer front at Old Trafford

Michael Jackson memorial service

Billion watch Jackson send-off on TV

News Wed 8 Jul, AT 07:57

The First Post guide to the highlights of the Michael Jackson memorial service

Emma Watson

Harry Potter stars get drenched

News Wed 8 Jul, AT 07:50

London downpour dampens the world premiere of 'Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince'

Astana; Lance Armstrong

Armstrong misses out on yellow jersey

News Wed 8 Jul, AT 07:29

His Astana team win the fourth stage time-trial, but Fabian Cancellara holds onto the maillot jaune by less than a second