Japan latest to leave recession

News Mon 17 Aug, AT 09:43

Economy improves after four quarters of contraction, recording 0.9 per cent growth in the second quarter

Clement Attlee; Nye Bevan

NHS’s first patient recalls his experiences

News Mon 17 Aug, AT 09:28

Dennis Carey was sent to a Swiss clinic in 1948 to be treated for asthma

Andy Murray

Murray wins Montreal Masters against Juan Martin Del Potro

News Mon 17 Aug, AT 09:14

The Scottish World No 2 was stretched by his Argentinean rival for two sets of his 6-7, 7-6, 6-1 Masters triumph

Usain Bolt

Usain Bolt shatters 100m world record

News Mon 17 Aug, AT 08:39

The amazing Jamaican shaved a tenth of a second off his year-old world record last night as he recorded a mark of 9.58 seconds in Berlin

Manchester United's Wayne Rooney and Middlesbrough's Julio Arca (right) battle for the ball

Rooney helps Man Utd struggle past Birmingham

News Mon 17 Aug, AT 08:18

The England striker scored the only goal of the game at Old Trafford yesterday for Alex Ferguson’s Ronaldo-less side

Sebastian Bassong; Spurs

Spurs beat Liverpool thanks to Bassong

News Mon 17 Aug, AT 07:51

The former Newcastle player grabs all three points for Harry Redknapp’s Spurs with his header from a Modric free kick

Bernie Madoff

Bernie Madoff’s other little secret

News Mon 17 Aug, AT 07:19

Disgraced investment fraudster hid a 20-year-long affair with one of his investors, Sheryl Weinstein, a new book claims

Papa Diakhate

Liverpool track Pape Diakhate and Fernando Amorebieta

News Mon 17 Aug, AT 07:06

Transfer Talk: Rafa Benitez is scouring Europe for defensive talent after watching Liverpool beaten by Spurs on opening day

Jessica Ennis

Jessica Ennis is new golden girl of British athletics

News Mon 17 Aug, AT 06:32

The 23-year-old from Shefield shattered the opposition to win the heptathlon at the World Championships in Berlin by 238 points

Amy Winehouse

Amy Winehouse set for TV comeback

News Mon 17 Aug, AT 01:00

The singer will perform back-up vocals for 13-year-old goddaughter Dionne Bromfield on BBC1 show Strictly Come Dancing

Bayern Munich player Franck Ribery, from France, right, evades FC Barcelona player Dani Alvez

Chelsea to offer Bosingwa in Ribery swap deal

News Sun 16 Aug, AT 10:12

Londoners still desperate to land the winger and will offer full-back plus £25m to Bayern Munich

Andy Murray

Murray climbs to second in the world rankings

News Sun 16 Aug, AT 09:56

Victory over Jo-Wilfred Tsonga at the Canada Masters ends the domination of Federer and Nadal