Gabriel Byrne; Dianne Wiest; In Treatment

Byrne set to knock Laurie off his perch

News Tue 6 Oct, AT 11:07

HBO’s on-the-couch show is brilliant – so why didn’t the BBC take it?

The Tories could just be one-term wonders

News Tue 6 Oct, AT 09:45

The Mole: Populus poll shows David Cameron hasn’t sealed the deal

Aston Villa; Manchester City

Honours even for Aston Villa & Man City

News Tue 6 Oct, AT 09:04

The Big Four challengers play out an intriguing draw at Villa Park

Silvio Berlusconi; Italy

Silvio Berlusconi risks losing his immunity

News Tue 6 Oct, AT 08:36

He’s got away with the sex scandals, but this could be his undoing


Goodbye to the dollar? China leads the way

News Tue 6 Oct, AT 08:16

The Independent reports that the Gulf States and China want a new deal

Portsmouth; Sulaiman al-Fahim; Peter Storrie

Portsmouth sold to Saudi tycoon Ali Al-Faraj

News Tue 6 Oct, AT 07:34

Premier League crisis club changes hands for second time in six weeks

Murder of Marie-Christine Hodeau

French murder prompts chemical castration calls

News Mon 5 Oct, AT 18:38

The murder of Marie-Christine Hodeau by convicted paedophile Manuel da Cruz has caused an outcry in France

David Letterman

CBS erases Letterman affair from history

News Mon 5 Oct, AT 15:36

David Letterman’s network CBS is doing its best to remove any trace of the presenter’s on air confession from the internet

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

‘Ahmadinejad is a Jew’ claim is wide of the mark

News Mon 5 Oct, AT 13:51

By changing their name, the Iranian president’s family were avoiding snobbery rather than hiding a Jewish past

Alain Delon; Rachida Dati

Rachida Dati goes racing with Alain Delon

News Mon 5 Oct, AT 13:29

Former justice minister tries to forget fuss over her brother’s book

Tracey Emin

Angry Tracey Emin faces taxing questions

News Mon 5 Oct, AT 10:39

She plans to flee Brown’s new tax. But is she clear about France’s wealth tax?

Estrella Archs; Lindsay Lohan

Lindsay Lohan’s fashion debut torn to shreds

News Mon 5 Oct, AT 10:01

First collection for Ungaro could be the last for Paris’s most unlikely duo