Lewis Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton signs £100m Mercedes deal until 2018

One-Minute Read
Wed 20 May, AT 15:08

Hamilton was already the highest-paid British sportsman and could earn even more through sponsors

Osama bin Laden

Bin Laden death: who was the 'supergrass' who turned him in?

Wed 20 May, AT 15:07

British Pakistani general named as the man who tipped off the CIA to Osama Bin Laden's secret location

Brendan Rodgers Liverpool manager

Rodgers must 'prove he is still the man to lead Liverpool'

One-Minute Read
Wed 20 May, AT 14:02

Dismal performances and more transfer problems mean Reds manager faces a tricky end-of-season review with FSG

Fugitive gangster rapper caught by police in fake fashion shoot

One-Minute Read
Wed 20 May, AT 13:42

Ben Fiberesima was arrested by London police after living under a false name in Australia for seven years

Deflation: UK prices are now falling, but is that a bad thing?

Wed 20 May, AT 12:52

It's official: Britain has slipped into deflation, with prices falling for the first time since the 1960s

Labour Shadow Education Secretary Tristram Hunt

Tristram Hunt rules himself out of Labour leadership race

One-Minute Read
Wed 20 May, AT 12:39

Shadow education secretary endorses Liz Kendall after 'bulk' of MPs back Cooper and Burnham

Louis van Gaal

Louis van Gaal goes Kanye at Man United awards - video

First Reaction
Wed 20 May, AT 12:03

Dutch manager eschews syntax but brings the house down with passionate end-of-season speech

Prince Charles shakes Gerry Adams' hand

Prince Charles shakes Gerry Adams' hand in 'teatime miracle'

First Reaction
Wed 20 May, AT 11:30

Prince of Wales and Sinn Fein leader express regret for the past and talk of need to move forward

Artist wanted for £20 note – who should it be?

One-Minute Read
Wed 20 May, AT 11:24

Bank of England asks public to choose artist for £20 note, but a woman is unlikely

Police patrol

Bobby on the beat becoming 'an endangered species'

One-Minute Read
Wed 20 May, AT 09:00

Police Federation survey shows three quarters of forces have cut or merged neighbourhood teams

Pensioner bonds: what next for high-interest savings?

Wed 20 May, AT 08:05

The deadline has passed to apply for pensioner bonds, but that doesn't mean you have to settle for measly interest rates

New Zealand flag designs: the good, the bad and the ugly

Tue 19 May, AT 15:55

Any New Zealander can submit a new flag design - but not all are taking the contest seriously

The Bible and self-help books favoured by South African thieves

One-Minute Read
Tue 19 May, AT 14:56

From Johannesburg to Cape Town, 'huge problem' of book theft crosses all race and class boundaries