New survey predicts swine flu slump

News Mon 20 Jul, AT 09:24

The Ernst & Young Item Club has said the UK is at risk of a severe deflationary downturn as a result of the pandemic

Frank McCourt

Author Frank McCourt dies aged 78

News Mon 20 Jul, AT 09:08

The Irish-American author of ‘Angela’s Ashes’ loses his fight against skin cancer

Silvio Berlusconi

Berlusconi: another week, another girl

News Mon 20 Jul, AT 08:52

Now ‘Sandra’ tells of a night of dancing, kissing and ‘lesbian’ displays at the PM's holiday villa

Lord Paul Myners

Finance minister upset by City greed

News Mon 20 Jul, AT 08:26

Lord Myners vows to become a theology student rather than go back into the financial world

Andrew Strauss

Andrew Strauss ‘is a pommy cheat’

News Mon 20 Jul, AT 08:24

How the England cricket captain claimed a dubious catch and set the blogosphere alight

Alberto Contador; Tour de France

Contador moves into Tour lead

News Mon 20 Jul, AT 08:02

The Spanish rider for Astana extends the gap between himself and team-mate Lance Armstrong to more than a minute and a half

Stewart Cink; Tom Watson; Open

Cink beats Watson in Open play-off

News Mon 20 Jul, AT 07:35

The American ruins a fairy tale ending by beating his compatriot Tom Watson on a four-hole play-off at Turnberry to lift the Claret Jug


Australia hold up England victory

News Mon 20 Jul, AT 07:09

A record sixth wicket stand of 187 between Michael Clarke and Brad Haddin has set English nerves on edge at the Second Test

Cristiano Ronaldo; Emmanuel Adebayor

Adebayor vows to make history at Manchester City

News Sun 19 Jul, AT 09:47

The Togolese striker is welcomed to Eastwood by several hundred fans as Arsenal eyes up Marouane Chamkh as possible replacement

Tour de France Luis Leon Sanchez

Ivanov’s win marred by Tour de France fan’s death

News Sun 19 Jul, AT 09:44

Russian’s solo breakaway in final kilometres sees him win Stage 14

Graeme Swann cricket

England take control over Australia at Lord’s

News Sun 19 Jul, AT 09:38

Bullish England lead tourists by 521 at end of third day of Second Test

Tom Watson

Tom Watson takes lead at Turnberry

News Sun 19 Jul, AT 09:30

British favourite Ross Fisher may give up his chance at the title if his wife goes into labour with their first child