The Guardian

Osborne gets off lightly as IMF cuts UK growth forecast again

First Reaction
Tue 17 Jul, AT 11:39

IMF refuses to call for reversal of austerity despite saying in May that a Plan B would be necessary if growth fell again

Paul Simon wows critics but noise police come under fire

Talking Point
Mon 16 Jul, AT 15:47

Fans disappointed with low volumes night after Bruce Springsteen's microphone is cut off early

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Olympic athletes unimpressed as travel chaos hits London

Olympic Diary
Mon 16 Jul, AT 11:24

Olympic gossip: Travel chaos as athletes arrive, stripping lollipop ladies for ceremony

Marine Le Pen to sue Madonna for swastika picture

One-Minute Read
Mon 16 Jul, AT 09:32

Popstar's tour video equating French National Front leader with Hitler is even criticised by Socialist party


John Terry trial was a waste of taxpayers' money

Opinion digest
Mon 16 Jul, AT 08:57

Opinion Digest: a nasty spat is taken too far, and why the music industry needs festival dads

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John Terry cleared of racism, but is the affair really over?

First Reaction
Fri 13 Jul, AT 16:08

Chelsea captain is found innocent, but the case raises plenty of questions


Quantitative easing is a con trick - just give us £1,000 each

Opinion digest
Fri 13 Jul, AT 10:51

Opinion digest: Bank of England failure, Olympic wobbles, and we we can't afford to cut immigration

Syrian prime minister Riad Hijab 'defects with three ministers'

First Post
Mon 6 Aug, AT 11:42

'Rats are fleeing the ship' says Syria analyst as regime loses its highest profile member yet

Black Swan lesbian sex tops movie goers complaints list

One-Minute Read
Thu 12 Jul, AT 12:26

Lesbian cunnilingus and an emergency caesarean among the most complained about movie scenes

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Olympic park stand-off over McDonald's chip 'monopoly'

Olympic Diary
Thu 12 Jul, AT 11:14

Olympic gossip: Fast food giant backs down on chip rules, anger over MP 100m final freebies