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Andy Murray hugs Rafael Nadal at the Australian Open

Impressive Murray makes semis as Nadal retires

Tue 26 Jan, AT 14:07

Scot was well on top in quarter-final clash when his opponent suffered yet another knee injury

Haiti orphan

American couples exploit Haiti orphanage chaos

Tue 26 Jan, AT 13:46

In the aftermath of the earthquake, westerners may be adopting children with parents

Great Australian Internet Blackout

Will Australia join China in censoring the internet?

Tue 26 Jan, AT 12:52

Hundreds of websites have joined a ‘blackout’ to protest against the government’s plans to filter the web

Tony Blair

Blair’s hedge fund job puts election role in question

Tue 26 Jan, AT 10:22
The Mole

The Mole: Former PM adds a Tory-led hedge fund to long list of generous paymasters

Andy Murray

Murray takes on Nadal for semi-final place

Tue 26 Jan, AT 10:01

Scot wins first set after Cilic beats Roddick in five sets and Henin makes ladies’ semis

Shopping; high street; economy; recession

Official: Britain is finally out of recession

Tue 26 Jan, AT 09:36

Unofficial: yes, but don’t get excited - economic growth is another matter

Elin Nordegren and Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods’ wife ‘trapped mistress with phoney text’

Tue 26 Jan, AT 09:22

‘I miss you. When are we seeing each other again?’ asked Elin, posing as her husband


In some ways Robinho was worth the money

Tue 26 Jan, AT 09:17

The Brazilian may have been a flop, but his arrival showed that Manchester City meant business

David Tennant

David Tennant’s hopes of US TV stardom dashed

Tue 26 Jan, AT 08:20

Chicago law comedy starring former Doctor Who actor shelved by NBC after pilot

Chemical Ali

Iraqi Kurds celebrate the hanging of ‘Chemical Ali’

Tue 26 Jan, AT 08:00

Ali Hassan al-Majid, the man who gassed 5,000 Kurds in Halabja, has been hanged

Making fun of terrorism: best ammunition we have

Tue 26 Jan, AT 07:09

Chris Morris film Four Lions shows we need to laugh at the ineptitude of terrorists

Salvador Cabanas

Paraguay striker Salvador Cabanas shot in the head

Tue 26 Jan, AT 06:59

Bullet lodged in brain after Club America’s star player attacked in Mexican bar

Michael Schumacher F1 Mercedes

Schumacher says Mercedes will challenge for F1 titles

Mon 25 Jan, AT 19:37

German driver rejects the idea he needs to prove himself once again at Mercedes team launch