How are British jihadists travelling to Syria and Iraq?

One-Minute Read Thu 21 Aug, AT 13:29

Budget flights and 'distressingly porous' borders are enabling Britons to fight in the Middle East

Liverpool transfer target Mario Balotelli

Balotelli to Liverpool: seven ways of looking at shock deal

First Reaction Thu 21 Aug, AT 13:23

How will Brendan Rodgers handle the Italian, and how will he fit the Liverpool system?

The Mole

Cameron causes outrage by returning to Cornish holiday

Thu 21 Aug, AT 12:59 The Mole

Cameron isn't the only one: Obama plays golf while IS threatens to execute second journalist

A Liberian soldier enforcing a quarantine

Ebola: police open fire to enforce Liberia quarantine

One-Minute Read Thu 21 Aug, AT 12:55

Police in Liberia respond with force as slum residents attempt to break Ebola quarantine to get food and water

London Underground, The Tube, turns 150

Tube strike: drivers back Central Line walkout on Friday

One-Minute Read Thu 21 Aug, AT 12:51

Union planning Tube strike claims London Underground fails to treat drivers with respect and dignity

2015 election countdown: Cameron still looks a loser

Thu 21 Aug, AT 12:02 Nigel Horne

Polling points up two problems for the Tories: Ukip vote stays solid and there's a big swing to Labour

Former Cardiff City boss Malky Mackay

Mackay faces 'sexist, racist, homophobic' text investigation

First Reaction Thu 21 Aug, AT 11:30

Former Cardiff boss out of running for Palace job after extraordinary dossier sent to the FA

The CEO of Barnes & Noble and president of Samsung Electronics pose with the Samsung Nook

Samsung Nook: will it dethrone the Kindle Fire?

First Reaction Thu 21 Aug, AT 11:17

The Samsung Galaxy Nook faces an 'uphill struggle' to challenge Amazon's dominance of the e-reader market

Botox Injection

Botox: how the treatment can be used to treat cancer

Briefing Thu 21 Aug, AT 11:00

'Remarkable' findings show nerve paralysis can slow tumour growth, but research is still in its early stages

North sea oil rig

SNP 'exaggerated Scotland's oil reserves by 60%'

One-Minute Read Thu 21 Aug, AT 09:30

Scottish oil billionaire says Alex Salmond has overestimated North Sea oil income by up to £2bn a year

Joey Barton

Beckham to Barton: footballers take the ice bucket challenge

One-Minute Read Thu 21 Aug, AT 09:15

Chilly charity stunt goes global as footballers nominate their team-mates and rivals

Mario Balotelli during pre-season with Milan

Balotelli heads to Liverpool in shock £16m transfer

Transfer Talk Thu 21 Aug, AT 08:45

'Desperate' Brendan Rodgers changes his mind about Madcap Mario as he hunts striker

THE BUSINESS: MPs rebuke Carney on loan link

Business Digest Thu 21 Aug, AT 07:57

MPs have rebuked Mark Carney over a shareholding of one of his Bank of England colleagues

One-man show: Men in the Cities

Men in the Cities – reviews of 'powerful but despairing' show

Hot Ticket Thu 21 Aug, AT 07:38

Story-teller Chris Goode explores the dark side of modern masculinity in his 'mesmerising' show