Stephen Hawking

Stephen Hawking defends ‘evil’ NHS

News Wed 12 Aug, AT 16:15

The British scientist says he would not be here today if it was not for tax-funded healthcare

David Mamet

David Mamet to helm Disney’s Anne Frank

News Wed 12 Aug, AT 14:07

Macho playwright, writer and director David Mamet is the surprising choice to direct a new Disney film based on the diaries of Anne Frank

Brazilian TV host ‘ordered murders for ratings’

News Wed 12 Aug, AT 12:26

Brazilian police claim presenter Wallace Souza got his scoops by making the news happen, and got rid of his rival drug dealers to boot

More insurers on the menu for Resolution

News Wed 12 Aug, AT 09:44

Fresh from snapping up Friends Provident the investent vehicle has its sights set on more businesses

Graff's heist

£40m Graff’s heist: echoes of great train robbery

News Wed 12 Aug, AT 09:36

In today’s money, Ronnie Biggs’s 1963 haul was worth exactly the same as the jewels stolen in the New Bond Street raid

Jaguar Land Rover secures future

News Wed 12 Aug, AT 09:25

The owner of the luxury car group, Indian giant Tata, has gained the funding it needs for the luxury car group’s survival

Aung San Suu Kyi and John Yettaw

Suu Kyi trial: concerns over American

News Wed 12 Aug, AT 08:59

John Yettaw’s seven-year sentence for his infamous swim across Inya lake prompts concerns for his health

Fabio Capello; England; David Beckham; football

Terry says England can win World Cup

News Wed 12 Aug, AT 08:39

The Chelsea and England skipper is in bullish mood ahead of tonight’s friendly against Holland in Amsterdam

Kiri Te Kanawa

Kiri Te Kanawa to give up opera

News Wed 12 Aug, AT 08:05

It’s too exhausting, says the 65-year-old New Zealand soprano

Andy Murray

Andy Murray on course in Montreal

News Wed 12 Aug, AT 07:55

The young Scot had few alarms against No 36 seed Jeremy Chardy in third round of the Canada Open

Joleon Lescott

£15m Bosingwa to leave Chelsea; Man City bid £22m for Lescott

News Wed 12 Aug, AT 07:24

Transfer Talk: Bayern Munich deny any deal for Franck Ribery but chase Bosingwa, while Mancunians up their bid for Everton’s defender