Comedian Tim Vine poses at The Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Awards

The best jokes from the Edinburgh Fringe Festival

One-Minute Read Tue 19 Aug, AT 11:11

Is 2014 the funniest Fringe Festival of all? Take a look at some of Edinburgh's best jokes from the last four years

The Mole

Cameron off on hols again: 'I can run country by BlackBerry'

Tue 19 Aug, AT 09:34 The Mole

Tabloids and Labour MPs ask why PM is leaving for Cornwall if Islamic State is such a monstrous threat

Dr Michael Mosley in Should I Eat Meat?

Should I Eat Meat? Dubious science spoils BBC2 dish

Tue 19 Aug, AT 09:12 Holden Frith

The answer to the question 'Is meat bad for you?' remains the same – Yes and No

Man of the match Cesc Fabregas at Turf Moor

Fabregas and Costa shine as Chelsea issue an early warning

Match Report Tue 19 Aug, AT 09:03

Blues come from a goal behind to dispose of Burnley, as Mourinho attacks referee and Barcelona

Chilean international Eduardo Vargas

Arsenal chase Vargas loan deal as Podolski heads for Emirates exit

Transfer Talk Tue 19 Aug, AT 08:51

Gunners set to sign second Chilean but World Cup winner could be on the way out

Charles Laurence

Ferguson riots: a story of black poverty and white supremacy

Tue 19 Aug, AT 08:33 Charles Laurence

America's first black president is either reluctant or unable to take on the issue of inequality

James Acaster in tricksy comedy Recognise

Hot ticket: James Acaster's tricksy comedy Recognise

Hot Ticket Tue 19 Aug, AT 07:50

Critics tip Acaster's 'superbly controlled' new show for the Edinburgh Comedy Award

David Cameron

Government policies will be put to the 'family test'

One-Minute Read Mon 18 Aug, AT 15:47

PM announces new measures to 'support and strengthen' family life including doubling counselling budget

A Chinese beachgoer wearing a bathing suit and head mask

The face-kini: a swimwear trend that's going global

One-Minute Read Mon 18 Aug, AT 14:47

How the 'bank robber on the beach' face-kini look spread from China to the pages of a New York fashion magazine

 The UK Border Force checks shipping containers

Tilbury stowaways: survivors face uncertain fate

Briefing Mon 18 Aug, AT 14:27

'Victims of people trafficking' will be questioned by Border Force as police launch homicide investigation

Manchester United Manager Louis van Gaal

Van Gaal: from hero to zero as Man Utd get a fast downgrade

Transfer Talk Mon 18 Aug, AT 13:54

United boss and Jose Mourinho already feeling the heat having played one game between them

The wreckage of a rocket lies on a street in Luhansk

Ukraine: refugees 'burnt alive' in rocket fire strike on convoy

One-Minute Read Mon 18 Aug, AT 13:30

Ukraine forces and pro-Russian rebels blame each other for attack outside eastern city of Luhansk

Bill Gates

Ice bucket challenge: why are celebrities getting soaked?

Briefing Mon 18 Aug, AT 12:39

Internet is awash with videos of Justin Bieber and and Bill Gates drenching themselves with ice water

Team GB's winning 4x100m relay team

British sprinters rule Europe – can they challenge Jamaica?

Talking Point Mon 18 Aug, AT 12:38

Can the likes of Adam Gemili and Jodie Williams take the next step up and 'go global'?

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