Damien Hirst in front of his painting

Critics dissect Hirst’s ‘derivative’ new exhibition

News Tue 13 Oct, AT 17:16

Damien Hirst’s exhibition of paintings has been dismissed as ‘turgid teen angst stuff’

Fernando Torres; Liverpool

Benitez sweats on Torres, Gerrard and Kuyt injuries

News Tue 13 Oct, AT 16:20

Gerrard and Kuyt are worries as Torres picks up an injury during Spain's win over Armenia


Twitter claims new scalp as Trafigura backs down

News Tue 13 Oct, AT 15:33

Stephen Fry and friends helped to destroy the injunction against the Guardian

Peter Carter-Ruck

The man who invented the London libel industry

News Tue 13 Oct, AT 15:12

The scourge of Private Eye is back in spirit - and the Guardian is the target

Why MPs are fuming at Legg’s cash demand

News Tue 13 Oct, AT 14:31

The Mole: I hate to say it, but MPs do have a point about retrospective caps

Nicolas Sarkozy; Jean Sarkozy

Nicolas Sarkozy’s son fights claims of nepotism

News Tue 13 Oct, AT 13:46

Jean Sarkozy de Nagy-Bocsa is in the running to take over the business district La Defense

Tilda Swinton

Tilda Swinton takes aim at tycoon Donald Trump

News Tue 13 Oct, AT 13:03

The Oscar-winning actress attacks the scheme to build a golf course in Aberdeenshire

Nick Griffin BNP

Bonnie Greer to take on BNP leader on BBC TV

News Tue 13 Oct, AT 12:16

Black playwright Bonnie Greer will join a panel including BNP leader Nick Griffin on Question Time

Claude Dauphin and Jean-Pierre Valentin of Trafigura

Gagging order throws light on Trafigura

News Tue 13 Oct, AT 12:08

The oil trader has brought more attention to its activities with its attempts to silence the Guardian

Trial of Bear Stearns duo starts in New York

News Tue 13 Oct, AT 10:43

When Cioffi and Tannin talked up their funds, was it just positive spin – or was it fraud?

Gordon Brown Labour conference

Not too late for Labour to ditch Brown and win

News Tue 13 Oct, AT 08:55

The Mole: If Brown cannot communicate why the Tories are wrong, it’s time to pick someone who can

David Blanchflower

Tories incompetent, says economist Blanchflower

News Tue 13 Oct, AT 08:49

Osborne and Cameron’s policy ‘could take Britain into a 1930s-style Great Depression’