Car sales improve thanks to scrappage scheme

News Tue 7 Jul, AT 09:34

New car registrations in June see their smallest drop for almost a year as government incentive scheme boosts purchases

Frank Field aims for revenge

News Tue 7 Jul, AT 09:19

The Mole: Keeping the veteran Labour MP out of the Speaker’s chair has its consequences, says our Westminster insider

Rwandan militia

Guilty of genocide? Welcome to Britain

News Tue 7 Jul, AT 09:01

America shows the way on prosecuting war criminals: can Britain catch up with a Bill now going before the Lords?

Cristiano Ronaldo; Real Madrid

Ronaldo welcomed by 80,000 fans

News Tue 7 Jul, AT 08:43

Real Madrid supporters pack the Bernabeu Stadium to greet their £200,000-a-week signing

Carlo Ancelotti, AC Milan boss

Ancelotti dismisses Terry transfer

News Tue 7 Jul, AT 08:30

New Chelsea boss claims that the talismanic defender John Terry will remain as captain at Stamford Bridge forever

Mark Cavendish

Mark Cavendish wins third stage

News Tue 7 Jul, AT 07:39

The Columbia-HTC team sets up the young Briton for his second win of the Tour, as Lance Armstrong moves up into third place overall

Brett Lee; Australia; Ashes

Brett Lee out of Ashes opener

News Tue 7 Jul, AT 07:11

The experienced Aussie fast bolwer has suffered an abdominal tear, throwing the tourists’ plans for Cardiff into disarray

Robert McNamara

Vietnam war architect Robert McNamara dies

News Mon 6 Jul, AT 18:49

The brilliant technocrat who went from running Ford to the Vietnam war has died at 93

Chinese Uighur boy

My day as an Uighur Muslim in China

News Mon 6 Jul, AT 18:24

Joe Mackertich was able to pass for a day as a Xinjiang migrant in Shanghai. His appalling treatment goes to show why Uighurs rioted over the weekend

Arnold Schwarzenegger

Why is California almost bankrupt?

News Mon 6 Jul, AT 17:11

If you want a foretaste of what draconian cuts in public spending might involve, take a look at America’s “Golden State”

Tito, Jackie, Jermaine, Marlon and Michael Jackson

Jackson 5 ‘could reunite’ in tribute to Michael

News Mon 6 Jul, AT 16:34

The remaining members of the group, plus sisters Janet and LaToya, may perform five concerts

Audi TT RS: turbo-charged traction

News Mon 6 Jul, AT 15:57

The new TT RS is a worthy successor to the original Quattro


‘South African Fritzl’ ‘raped’ long-lost daughter

News Mon 6 Jul, AT 15:00

A German girl who went to see her biological father in South Africa was allegedly held captive for two months as a sex slave