MI6 building and Sir John Sawers

Facebook plays safe and scraps regional networks

Wed 2 Dec, AT 16:17

Greater security necessary at social networking site with 350m users

Robin van Persie; Arsenal

Wenger agrees: we need to buy a van Persie fill-in

Wed 2 Dec, AT 14:16

Marouane Chamakh and Ruud van Nistelrooy among names mentioned

Miss Argentina cosmetic surgery death

Miss Argentina death puts cosmetic surgery on trial

Wed 2 Dec, AT 12:56

The death of Solange Magnano after a routine buttock operation has reopened the debate over Argentina’s obsession with plastic surgery

David Villa

Manchester United must pay £75m for David Villa

Wed 2 Dec, AT 11:39

Valencia are demanding more than twice as much as Alex Ferguson is happy to pay for the striker

Gianfranco Fini; Silvio Berlusconi

Fini: Berlusconi behaves like an ‘absolute monarch’

Wed 2 Dec, AT 11:22

The Italian PM’s politically ambitious deputy is caught on tape criticising his boss

Alistair Darling; Nicolas Sarkozy

Sarkozy and Darling at odds over City regulation

Wed 2 Dec, AT 10:44

French president continues to gloat over Barnier posting: the Chancellor warns him to back off

‘Unethical’ Sun has harmed Tories, says Zac Goldsmith

Wed 2 Dec, AT 09:23
The Mole

The Mole: Is Zac working for the other side? Or is he actually right?

Tiger Woods; Jaimee Grubbs

Tiger: Police say it’s over, but a waitress disagrees

Wed 2 Dec, AT 08:48

Cocktail waitress and reality TV star Jaimee Grubbs claims affair with Tiger Woods

Richard Branson; Jenson Button

Branson joins Formula 1 circuit with Manor deal

Wed 2 Dec, AT 08:30

New team will see Virgin shift sponsorship from Brawn GP to become a stakeholder

Stanley McChrystal

General McChrystal: ‘It’s the end of the beginning’

Wed 2 Dec, AT 07:41
Robert Fox

US now has overwhelming strength in Helmand, while Special Forces raise stakes against Taliban

Simon Cowell and Philip Green

Cowell and Green go to Vegas with ‘The X Factor’

Wed 2 Dec, AT 07:35

With network TV revenues falling, the two entrepreneurs pin hopes on the internet

Alice Schroeder; Warren Buffett

Goldman Sachs staff ‘arm themselves against public’

Wed 2 Dec, AT 07:03

Bloomberg columnist Alice Schroeder claims senior bankers are seeking pistol permits