Tony Blair

EU Presidency: why Tony Blair’s hopes are fading fast

News Fri 30 Oct, AT 08:56

The much-vaunted ‘motorcade factor’ is exactly what the other leaders don’t want

US Marines in Afghanistan

Obama has days not weeks to decide on Afghanistan

Fri 30 Oct, AT 08:56 Robert Fox

Why the generals want to fight the Taliban on two fronts – and why they need to start soon

Liverpool midfielder Steven Gerrard

Steven Gerrard will miss Liverpool trip to Fulham

News Fri 30 Oct, AT 08:48

Benitez won’t be happy at losing his skipper for so long to an injury sustained on international duty

Carla Bruni; Marie Antoinette

Carla Bruni accused of Marie-Antoinette ways

News Fri 30 Oct, AT 08:06

Magazine paints portrait of a First Lady totally out of touch with the French people

Oleg Deripaska; Michael Ashcroft

Deripaska and Cashcroft: a tale of two billionaires

News Fri 30 Oct, AT 06:53

The Russian finally gets his US visa – but Ashcroft is badmouthed by Belize PM

Roger Federer Wimbledon

Federer & Nadal ‘shocked’ by Agassi drug revelations

News Fri 30 Oct, AT 06:45

The current top two in the men’s game demand answers for the ATP’s behaviour over drug lies

Robbie Keane; Spurs; Arsenal

Keane stokes the fire ahead of the north London derby

News Fri 30 Oct, AT 06:21

Team news and more for the weekend’s Premier League fixtures

Jenson Button Turkish Grand Prix

Jenson Button: ‘other teams are trying to sign me’

News Fri 30 Oct, AT 06:13

World champion elect admits in Abu Dhabi that teams are trying to prise him away from Brawn

US economy comes out of recession

US out of recession – but it’s too early to celebrate

News Thu 29 Oct, AT 15:10

Without ‘cash for clunkers’ and the stimulus spending it couldn’t have happened

Alistair Darling and Henry Paulson

Darling ‘grin-fucked’ US over Lehman bankruptcy

News Thu 29 Oct, AT 14:48

A new book suggests Chancellor Alistair Darling refused to cave in to demands from America to save the Wall St bank

Taylor Mitchell

Canadian singer Taylor Mitchell killed by coyotes

News Thu 29 Oct, AT 13:44

19-year-old was set upon while she walked in the Cape Breton Highlands national park


Did Scientology play a role in Australian suicide?

News Thu 29 Oct, AT 13:27

Soldier was contacted 19 times in 48 hours by church before electrocuting himself

Fran Merida; Arsenal

Fran Merida strike helps Arsenal beat Liverpool

News Thu 29 Oct, AT 13:26

The Spaniard’s debut goal for the club helped the Londoners to a 2-1 win on a night of young talent