Amanda Knox

OJ Simpson lawyer slams ‘lynching’ of Amanda Knox

News Mon 19 Oct, AT 18:24

John Q Kelly has made a blistering attack on the case against Amanda Knox, who is being tried for the murder of Meredith Kercher

Stephen Gately

10 things you need to know this Monday

News Mon 19 Oct, AT 17:27

The First Post’s super-quick catch-up on the post-weekend talking points

Silvio Berlusconi

Anger as Berlusconi’s TV channel films critical judge

News Mon 19 Oct, AT 16:41

Judge who fined Silvio Berlusconi is secretly filmed and ridiculed for wearing turquoise socks

Gordon Brown Labour conference

Expenses fiasco another excuse to push out PM

Mon 19 Oct, AT 11:02 The Mole

The Mole: ‘Give up on Brown’ brigade take encouragement from latest YouGov poll

Hakimullah Mehsud

Do or die as Pakistani army advances on Taliban

News Mon 19 Oct, AT 08:35

If the militants can hold off the army, then a political crisis is inevitable

Glenn Beck

White House vs Fox: it’s a war Obama can win

Sat 17 Oct, AT 00:04 Alexander Cockburn

Alexander Cockburn: It’s not political rocket science to work out how to go after Fox

Indian Muslims slaughter a goat

Proof of pain leads to calls for ban on ritual slaughter

News Fri 16 Oct, AT 19:23

A study proving Jewish and Islamic methods of slaughtering animals are painful has led to renewed calls for a ban in Britain

Balloon boy Falcon Heene and his brother Ryo

US media slammed over balloon boy coverage

News Fri 16 Oct, AT 14:23

New media mogul Ariana Huffington tells MSNBC: ‘You would think something major had happened’

Silvio Berlusconi

Silvio Berlusconi denies Italy bribed the Taliban

News Fri 16 Oct, AT 10:35

New allegations come as Newsweek urges Italy to dump ‘playboy-in-chief’

Statue of Lenin in the statue park in Budapest

Hungary and the great myth of 1989

Column Fri 16 Oct, AT 08:42

Many communist leaders did very nicely thank you out of the people’s revolution