Chelsea's Michael Ballack scrambles for the ball against Everton

Chelsea title challenge dies after drab Everton draw

News Thu 23 Apr, AT 07:14

But Blues boss Guus Hiddink will be happy that his team’s defence has stabilised ahead of Champions League clash with Barcelona

Wayne Rooney scores the opening goal of Man Utd's game with Portsmouth

Wayne Rooney goal drives Man Utd closer to title

News Thu 23 Apr, AT 06:55

Sir Alex Ferguson’s champions inched ever nearer to their 19th league title with a clinical victory over Premier League strugglers Portsmouth

ITV chief executive Michael Grade

Showman Michael Grade does it again, and quits ITV

News Thu 23 Apr, AT 01:00

One of British television’s most flamboyant and successful executives has thrown in the towel at struggling commercial broadcaster ITV

Michelle Obama gardening

Michelle’s green garden upsets pesticide makers

News Thu 23 Apr, AT 01:00

America’s agribusiness lobby frets over organic vegetable plot at the White House

Darling’s slip of the tongue gets heads wagging

News Thu 23 Apr, AT 01:00

The Mole: Alistair Darling’s slip raises the spectre of an early election, says our Westminster insider

Encounters at the End of the World

News Thu 23 Apr, AT 01:00

Eccentric German director Werner Herzog travels to Antarctica to film the scientists and natural world

Torturing terrorists is bad for your health

Wed 22 Apr, AT 18:10 Coline Covington

Coline Covington explores the pain suffered by individuals and states when they use “enhanced interrogation techniques”

Michael J Fox on accepting Parkinson’s disease

News Wed 22 Apr, AT 17:33

The Hollywood actor has come a long way since he was first diagnosed with Parkinson's at the age of 30

Freddie Mac

Freddie Mac’s acting finance chief found dead

News Wed 22 Apr, AT 17:14

Another blow following the departure of the struggling mortgage giant's chief executive


Recovery hope as house sales and lending rise

News Wed 22 Apr, AT 16:45

An increase in house sales and mortgage lending in March have raised hopes that a housing market recovery is on the way

Guizhou china

The spectacular Chinese province of Guizhou

News Wed 22 Apr, AT 16:45

The lush, mountainous home of the the colourful Dong people is China’s most beautiful backwater

Kate Moss

Jacobs, Moss and Timberlake in US Vogue

News Wed 22 Apr, AT 16:36

Trio who will host Costume Institute gala mark their collaboration with series of stunning photos in American Vogue by Annie Leibovitz

Audrey Tatou in Coco Avant Chanel

Chanel’s Nazi past left out of new Audrey Tautou film

News Wed 22 Apr, AT 16:07

‘Coco Avant Chanel’ fails to mention legendary fashion designer’s anti-Semitism