Labour rebels are wasting their time: Brown is sure to go

News Wed 3 Jun, AT 16:40

The Mole: Rebel MPs are said to be circulating an email to drum up support for a leadership challenge, but Brown will go anyway

Noemi Letizia with the pendant given to her by Silvio Berlusconi

Party girls rally to Berlusconi’s defence

News Wed 3 Jun, AT 16:02

Actresses, showgirls and TV stars have claimed nothing untoward happened at a New Year’s Eve party at Silvio Berlusconi’s villa

Samantha Orobator

Samantha Orobator sentenced to life in prison

News Wed 3 Jun, AT 15:24

The pregnant Briton, who has been spared the death sentence in Laos, may be eligible to see out her sentence in the UK under a new pact between the two countries

French reconnaisance plane takes off from Cape Verde

Atlantic debris is missing flight 447

News Wed 3 Jun, AT 12:53

Brazilian officials have confirmed the wreckage spotted in the Atlantic Ocean yesterday is from the Air France plane that disappeared on Monday

Danny Boyle and Mohammed Azharuddin

Boyle set for Slumdog follow-up

News Wed 3 Jun, AT 12:10

The director of Slumdog Millionaire is said to have bought the rights to Suketu Mehta’s profile of Bombay, Maximum City

Blears exit could spell end for Brown

News Wed 3 Jun, AT 11:58

The Mole: The Prime Minister may be mortally wounded by resignation of Cabinet minister tainted by expense scandal

Rail chiefs in bonus controversy

News Wed 3 Jun, AT 10:31

Executives at Network Rail are set to pick up hefty bonuses even as the railway infrastructure group announces a drop in profits

LDV on brink of bankruptcy

News Wed 3 Jun, AT 10:18

The Midlands vanmaker is close to entering administration after its would-be buyer fails to raise funds for the purchase

Rafael Nadal

Rafael Nadal will learn from defeat

News Wed 3 Jun, AT 09:38

Media comment: The rare loss at the French Open to Robin Soderling will put help to put Nadal’s achievements in context

Guardian nail in Brown’s coffin

News Wed 3 Jun, AT 09:22

The Mole: As the paper urges Labour to ‘cut him loose’, the meltdown cannot last much longer, says our Westminster insider