Afghanistan National Policeman

Killing of five UK soldiers raises ‘troops out’ tempo

News Wed 4 Nov, AT 10:49

The shooting by ‘rogue’ Afghan policeman comes as a senior Labour MP calls for return of troops

Alaska Governor Sarah Palin

Sarah Palin’s intervention backfires for Republicans

News Wed 4 Nov, AT 07:08

Candidate backed by Glenn Beck, Rush Limbaugh and the former Alaska governor loses to Democrat

Anthony Sowell; murder; Ohio

Mass murder in Ohio: how did police miss the signs?

News Wed 4 Nov, AT 06:02

Neighbours often complained of the stench – and Anthony Sowell was a registered sex offender

Lloyds and RBS

RBS and Lloyds break-up: What they’re saying

News Tue 3 Nov, AT 15:48

What commentators and politicians say about the break-up of bailed-out banks RBS and Lloyds

Madeleine McCann

New McCann video ‘aimed at relative’ of kidnapper

News Tue 3 Nov, AT 11:24

Police hope a new video showing an image of an older, more tanned Madeleine will go viral on the internet

Czech court rules Lisbon Treaty can be signed

Tue 3 Nov, AT 09:43 The Mole

The Mole: Cameron must come up with an alternative to his ‘cast iron’ referendum promise


Western democracy is not what Afghanistan needs

Tue 3 Nov, AT 09:43 Robert Fox

‘Bottom-up’ tribal system would have been the best way to stop corruption

Gary McKinnon

Two drugs experts quit in nanny state clash

News Tue 3 Nov, AT 09:42

‘Collision’ over cannabis use comes as some American states consider legalising pot

Marijuana spliff

What they are saying about the sacking of Prof Nutt

News Tue 3 Nov, AT 09:42

Pick of the media comment on a fundamental clash of science and politics

Two Chinese women walk in snow

How China learned to fix the weather

News Tue 3 Nov, AT 09:42

Beijing snowfall was created by cloud-seeding to help solve water shortages