Anthony Steen and Jack Straw

‘You’re jealous,’ says departing MP

News Fri 22 May, AT 09:44

Tory’s outburst over his ‘Balmoral-style’ home comes as MPs start to think, ‘Sod this for a game of soldiers’

Eyjafjallajokull volcano

Profits crash at British Airways

News Fri 22 May, AT 09:24

British Airways announced its biggest loss in over two decades this morning as the global downturn cut into profits

Markets slide after UK credit warning

News Fri 22 May, AT 09:09

Shares in the UK fall and other markets react negatively after rating agency voices concerns over outlook

Michael Haneke with his wife Suzy, and German actress Leonie Benesch

Haneke joins Cannes frontrunners

News Fri 22 May, AT 08:54

Austrian Michael Haneke and Frenchman Jacques Audiard look like the best bets for the Palme d'Or at Cannes

Cesc Fabregas

FA clears Fabregas in spitting row

News Fri 22 May, AT 08:35

Independent commission cites lack of evidence in decision over Arsenal’s captain

Chelsea see mixed fortunes under Scolari and Hiddink

News Thu 21 May, AT 18:44

The ghost of Mourinho still lingers at Stamford Bridge as the Blues cling to hope of FA Cup win

Ken Loach

Ken Loach's hypocritical victimisation of a young Israeli director

News Thu 21 May, AT 18:26

Should we hold Ken Loach responsible for the sins of the British government, as he blames Tali Shalom Ezer for Israel's supression of Palestine?

Joanna Lumley and Gurkhas

Gurkhas win fight to stay in UK

News Thu 21 May, AT 17:46

Gurkha campaigner Joanna Lumley sealed the deal with immigration minister Phil Woolas with a kiss

Alonso in Monaco

F1 revs up for Monaco Grand Prix

News Thu 21 May, AT 17:34

The glamorous city-state presents Formula 1 drivers with their toughest test of the season

Lucy Gordon

British actress found hanged in Paris

News Thu 21 May, AT 16:03

Lucy Gordon, 28, was tipped for stardom after playing Jane Birkin in a Serge Gainsbourg biopic being shown at Cannes

Michael Jackson

Jacko fans angry at gig postponement

News Thu 21 May, AT 15:08

Rumours fly as Michael Jackson postpones the first four dates of his July residency at London’s O2 Arena

Alleged New York terror plotter

FBI foil New York terror plot

News Thu 21 May, AT 14:34

Police arrest four men who left fake bombs given to them by undercover FBI agents outside synagogues in Riverdale district of the Bronx

New Zealand currency

Kiwi ‘accidental millionaires’ sought

News Thu 21 May, AT 14:32

Interpol alerted as a New Zealand couple disappear after bank’s massive overpayment gifts them NZ$10 million

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt

Angelina Jolie dazzles at premiere

News Thu 21 May, AT 14:32

The queen of Hollywood joins Brad Pitt in Cannes and helps distract from Quentin Tarantino’s poor reviews for his WWII movie