Festive football Santa

Holiday preview: Chelsea aim to stay on top

Thu 24 Dec, AT 17:48

Chelsea face striker shortage; Villa play Arsenal and Liverpool; Africans leave for Cup of Nations

Thierry Henry; France; Ireland

Thierry Henry to give a hand to Manchester City?

Thu 24 Dec, AT 12:44

Transfer Talk: Mancini needs former Arsenal star to lift City; Spurs want Bellamy and Nistelrooy

George W Bush and Bill Clinton

The Noughties proved it: the American Left is dead

Thu 24 Dec, AT 12:24
Alexander Cockburn

The corporations run the show and the only opposition now comes from Christian populists

The Mole packs up for Christmas

A happy New Year to all readers of The First Post

Thu 24 Dec, AT 12:22

The editors - and the Mole - are taking a break and will be back on January 4

Tiger Woods

A sparkle of Christmas cheer for Tiger Woods

Thu 24 Dec, AT 11:54

Watchmaker Tag Heuer goes back on earlier decision and ‘stands by’ Tiger Woods

Pete Townshend

Child abuse groups: Ban Townshend Super Bowl gig

Thu 24 Dec, AT 11:29

As a victim of child sex abuse himself, will campaign to ban The Who guitarist take off?

Keira Knightley

Keira Knightley signs up for new Cronenberg film

Thu 24 Dec, AT 10:43

Knightley will play Sabina Spielrein, who inspired Sigmund Freud and Carl Jung

Barack Obama

Is President Obama just TOO media-friendly?

Thu 24 Dec, AT 10:20

‘Barry in DC’ calls into radio show in latest ruse of ‘over savvy’ White House

Susan Sarandon and Tim Robbins

Susan Sarandon and Tim Robbins split up

Thu 24 Dec, AT 10:16

Actors were famous for having one of Hollywood’s longest relationships, despite 12-year age gap

Schumacher Mercedes

Schumacher: I can win an eighth Formula 1 title

Thu 24 Dec, AT 09:39

German driver aims high as Lewis Hamilton welcomes a ‘legend’ back to the paddock

Garry Cook

Garry Cook’s Klinsmann comment upsets Liverpool

Thu 24 Dec, AT 09:00

Has the Manchester City chief executive started playing mind games with the club’s rivals?