Shoppers flood back to Waitrose

News Wed 19 Aug, AT 09:34

Upmarket retailer Waitrose has seen its sales rebound 10.2 per cent in the 12-week period to August 9

Inflation rate unchanged in July

News Wed 19 Aug, AT 09:15

In a surprise announcement it has emerged that the Consumer Prices Index remained at 1.8 per cent in July, the same level as in June

Kabul suicide bomb

Kabul rocked by violence on eve of presidential poll

News Wed 19 Aug, AT 09:04

After Tuesday’s suicide bombing on a Nato military convoy in the Afghan capital Kabul killed 10, fresh violence flares up today

Deco; Chelsea

Chelsea inspired by Deco to win over brave Sunderland

News Wed 19 Aug, AT 08:27

The Portuguese midfielder was outstanding in the 3-1 triumph at the Stadium of Light, scoring a stunning long-distance shot

Arsenal vs Celtic

Arsenal ease past Celtic in Champions League play-off

News Wed 19 Aug, AT 07:44

Two fortuitous goals for Arsene Wenger’s men didn’t take away from the overall slickness of the Londoners’ performance in Glasgow last night

Metropolitan Police at G20 demonstrations

Met Police to use Twitter on Climate Camp protest

News Wed 19 Aug, AT 07:27

Move to use social media and the appointment of senior female officers to the policing team is being seen as part of a charm offensive

Aishwarya Rai

Aishwarya Rai ‘may have swine flu’

News Tue 18 Aug, AT 21:20

The Bollywood actress’s father-in-law Amitabh Bachchan has revealed the star has fallen ill

Tom Williams Dean Richards Harlequins fake blood cheat

Sports cheats from Dean Richards to Maradona

News Tue 18 Aug, AT 18:54

Rugby Union’s fake blood scandal is the latest in a long line of elaborate scams in sporting history

Zambia's ex-Presdient Frederick Chiluba and his wife Regina

Zambia’s ex-President Chiluba acquitted

News Tue 18 Aug, AT 17:57

Zambia’s ex-President Frederick Chiluba has been acquitted of six counts of theft and corruption

Case of the missing detectives - no-one wants to work for CID

The case of the missing police detectives

News Tue 18 Aug, AT 17:53

It's no surprise nobody wants to work for CID when government targets have reduced policing to box ticking

Frank Sinatra

Scorsese and Sinatra family clash over Frank biopic

News Tue 18 Aug, AT 17:46

The Oscar-winning director's plan to focus on singer's mob links in film has upset daughter Tina

Heath Ledger Joker

Ledger’s Joker attacked for mental illness stereotype

News Tue 18 Aug, AT 16:26

Charity report criticises The Dark Knight and other Hollywood films for their portrayals of schizophrenics and the mentally ill

Legalise drugs cocaine

More smack, vicar?

News Tue 18 Aug, AT 16:19

The 'War on Drugs' is a dismal failure, so why won’t our politicians look at the alternative, legalising recreational drug use?