Ricky Ponting; Ashes; Australia

Australia roar back into First Test

News Fri 10 Jul, AT 07:06

Unbeaten centuries from captain Ricky Ponting and opener Simon Katich put the tourists firmly in the driving seat in Cardiff

The Khmer Rouge on trial

News Thu 9 Jul, AT 18:39

The first trial of senior Khmer Rouge member Kaing Guek Eav is underway in Cambodia. But 30 years on, can justice be done?

Egyptians protest the murder of Marwa el-Sherbini

Marwa el-Sherbini: Egypt’s ‘headscarf martyr’

News Thu 9 Jul, AT 17:34

The pregnant woman murdered in a German court last week by an accused racist has become a symbol of how Europe treats its Muslim citizens

Synthetic sperm brings mad feminist dream a step closer

News Thu 9 Jul, AT 17:28

The idiotic internet blather following the creation of artificial human sperm evokes the writings of mad feminists who dreamed of a world without men

Foxy Knoxy’s new nickname

News Thu 9 Jul, AT 16:25

Amanda Knox, the American on trial for the murder of Meredith Kercher, is spending a second birthday in jail


UK diplomat quits after sex video surfaces on internet

News Thu 9 Jul, AT 15:56

Was Britain's deputy consul general in Russia, James Hudson, a victim of a classic Cold War-era spy sting?

Barbecued butterflied leg of lamb

News Thu 9 Jul, AT 15:44

Summer, not spring, is the perfect time for eating lamb, says Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall

35 Rhums (35 Shots of Rum)

News Thu 9 Jul, AT 15:27

Director Claire Denis lightens up in this French film about a widowed train driver and his daughter in Paris

Nicole Bobek

Nicole Bobek in court on drugs charges

News Thu 9 Jul, AT 14:01

Nicole Bobek, the ‘Madonna of ice skating’, has been charged with running a New Jersey drugs ring

Book review: Pistols at Dawn

News Thu 9 Jul, AT 13:57

Non-fiction: A ‘stylish’ recount of eight of the greatest rivalries in British politics, from Pitt and Fox to Blair and Brown

Kate Beckinsale

Why Kate Beckinsale won £20,000

News Thu 9 Jul, AT 13:13

Actress was never ‘passed over’ for a Barbarella remake as Daily Express reported, court hears

Book review: The Sixties

News Thu 9 Jul, AT 13:06

Non-fiction: An honest account of the most ‘over-remembered decade in history’ from someone who lived through it

The Private Lives of Pippa Lee

News Thu 9 Jul, AT 12:58

Robin Wright Penn stars as a guilt-stricken gold-digger wife who finds comfort with Keanu Reeves