The Shard

The Shard: gleaming spire or a monument to London fat cats?

Talking Point Thu 12 Apr, AT 14:30

It looks great against a sunset, but the EU's highest building, just topped out, has its detractors

Global shares pull out

Global share sell-off: why are investors running scared again?

Briefing Wed 11 Apr, AT 10:44

Spanish and Italian bonds, US unemployment and Greek elections are making investors nervous

Animal Inside Out

Animal Inside Out brings viewers face to face with death

Hot Ticket Tue 10 Apr, AT 09:17

Gunther von Hagens's preserved animals are breathtaking, but not for the squeamish

Boris Johnson Mayor of London

Boris tells Ken he's a 'f****** liar' in lift rant

One-Minute Read Tue 3 Apr, AT 21:05

Mayor of London takes Labour rival to task over tax claim after election debate on radio


Drake at the O2 Arena: rap's future looks bright

Hot Ticket Tue 3 Apr, AT 08:35

Punchy melodies and confessional storytelling push emo-rapper to new heights

The King's Speech

The King's Speech: stage play brings comic breath of fresh air

Hot Ticket Mon 2 Apr, AT 10:39

And the backers must also be laughing, knowing they have a sure-fire hit on their hands

Hosepipe ban

Hosepipe bans announced across south-east England

First Post Mon 12 Mar, AT 14:00

Warm weekend weather set to continue across the UK – but it comes at a price


Londoners – the least happy people in Britain

First Post Tue 28 Feb, AT 16:00

Wellbeing survey shows women are happier than men, part-time work is preferable, and middle-age is the pits

Hague faces calls to expel Syrian ambassador after Homs massacre

One-Minute Read Sun 5 Feb, AT 12:42

London embassy was defended by riot police after attack by 150 protesters