Muammar Gaddafi

Gaddafi: New York’s most hated neighbour

News Wed 23 Sep, AT 17:37

The Libyan leader tried to erect his Bedouin tent on an estate outside New York that belongs to Donald Trump – to the horror of locals

Two German cargo ships navigate the Northeast Passage

The Northeast Passage - the next Suez Crisis?

News Wed 23 Sep, AT 17:35

Climate change could open up the Northeast Passage and link European consumers to booming Asian markets. It could also give Russia the means to blackmail the West

Edward Kennedy

Dukakis and Kirk in the frame to replace Kennedy

News Wed 23 Sep, AT 15:48

Massachusetts governor Deval Patrick is to name an interim replacement for Ted Kennedy - and give the Democrats the numbers in Washington

Climate change

Economics of climate change: the issue hots up

News Wed 23 Sep, AT 08:30

How do nations shift to low-emission economies without sacrificing growth? There are still not enough facts on the table

The Sugababes

‘The Sugababes isn’t a band – it’s a brand’

News Wed 23 Sep, AT 08:16

Why fans shouldn’t fret about the departure of Keisha Buchanan, the last surviving original member of the all-girl three-piece

Khmer Rouge

Justice finally catches up with Comrade Duch of the Khmer Rouge

News Wed 23 Sep, AT 07:37

Comrade Duch, or Kang Kek Iew, could be the last of the Khmer Rouge to face justice for the genocide of the late 1970s

Lily Allen

Music piracy: Lily Allen is a government lackey

News Tue 22 Sep, AT 19:37

When was the last time we saw a pop star doing anything remotely rebellious?

Boris Yeltsin Bill Clinton

The Clinton tapes: late-night memories

News Tue 22 Sep, AT 16:34

But there’s little of Monica Lewinsky in this oral history based on private interviews at the White House

South Carolina congressman Joe Wilson

Joe Wilson could pay price for telling Obama ‘You Lie’

News Tue 22 Sep, AT 13:40

The South Carolina representative could be turfed out of office in next year’s mid-term elections for heckling the president