What is Black Friday? US frenzy inspires UK

 shoppers

Briefing Fri 21 Nov, AT 15:33

British shoppers expected to spend £1m every three minutes as they embrace the American tradition

F1 Mercedes team-mates Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton

Button raises eyebrows at Hamilton Rosberg showdown

Preview Fri 21 Nov, AT 14:51

'Clean' remark from German driver prompts a quizzical reaction from Hamilton's former team mate

Chinese man experiences the pain of childbirth

Chinese men experience the pain of childbirth – video

Video Fri 21 Nov, AT 14:51

'It felt like my heart and lungs were being ripped apart', cried one soon-to-be father after receiving electric shocks

Credit cards

Are you using the right credit card?

Personal Finance Fri 21 Nov, AT 14:29

With Christmas approaching it's time to check your credit card, whether you want to cut interest payments or earn rewards

Danny Welbeck Robin van Persie

Arsenal v Man U tops the bill, but can Swansea steal the show?

Preview Fri 21 Nov, AT 13:48

Premier League preview: Chelsea odds-on for another win as old rivals scrap over European places

Oil drill

Oil price futures rally on talk of Opec production cut

One-Minute Read Fri 21 Nov, AT 13:09

Oil futures have risen amid reports that Opec may act to shore up prices, but more volatility is expected

Eton College students

Private school students 'get better degrees with poorer grades'

One-Minute Read Fri 21 Nov, AT 12:29

Good exam results not necessarily enough to get into leading universities, new research shows

Arsene Wenger

Wenger's legacy is at stake as Arsenal reach a crossroads

Preview Fri 21 Nov, AT 12:22

Gunners boss must adapt his approach or risk tarnishing his reputation as Man Utd come calling

Columnist Edie Lush

How to beat arrogant Uber: take back your digital identity

Fri 21 Nov, AT 11:52 Edie Lush

With HubID, you’ll decide what you’re going to share with retailers – and you’ll even charge them for it

Picture posted by Emily Thornberry showing a Strood house covered in England flags

Thornberry's house tweet and five other bizarre resignations

Deja Vu Fri 21 Nov, AT 11:47

Labour MP Emily Thornberry quits after tweeting picture of a Strood house covered in England flags

Carlsen and Anand in the World Chess Championship

Carlsen vs Anand: World Chess Championship game ten

One-Minute Read Fri 21 Nov, AT 11:45

Magnus Carlsen leads challenger Vishy Anand by one point with just three games remaining

The Mole

Ukip hopes of a Labour defector rise after ‘white van’ tweet

Fri 21 Nov, AT 11:28 The Mole

Cameron loses Rochester by-election after promising to win it – but does Miliband now have most to fear?

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