People

What is Tony Blair up to now?
Tony Blair
In Depth

What is Tony Blair up to now?

Former PM urges government to bring back masks on public transport ahead of ‘winter crisis’
17 Aug 2022
Ryan Giggs trial: lockdown ‘utter hell’ for ex
Ryan Giggs outside Manchester’s Minshull Street Crown Court
In Depth

Ryan Giggs trial: lockdown ‘utter hell’ for ex

Football star denies claims by Kate Greville that he was aggressive and controlling
12 Aug 2022
Anne Heche ‘not expected to survive’ after LA car crash
Anne Heche
Speed Reads

Anne Heche ‘not expected to survive’ after LA car crash

The Six Days, Seven Nights actor has been in a coma since last Friday
12 Aug 2022
Mohammed bin Salman: a ruthless reformer
Mohammed bin Salman
Profile

Mohammed bin Salman: a ruthless reformer

De facto leader of Saudi Arabia is rehabilitating his image after years as international ‘pariah’
9 Aug 2022
A guide to Elon Musk’s big family
Elon Musk
Profile

A guide to Elon Musk’s big family

Tesla founder has a ‘complicated’ relationship history
2 Aug 2022
Sarina Wiegman: England’s ‘one of a kind’ supercoach
Keeper Mary Earps and the England players gatecrashed Sarina Wiegman’s press conference
Profile

Sarina Wiegman: England’s ‘one of a kind’ supercoach

Lionesses boss could be in line for a new contract after masterminding Euro triumph
1 Aug 2022
The Wagatha Christie libel case: a timeline
Coleen Rooney
In Depth

The Wagatha Christie libel case: a timeline

Rebekah Vardy loses libel case against Coleen Rooney after ‘modern-day whodunnit’ trial
29 Jul 2022

Enjoy a different view

Keep an open mind with The Week magazine. Subscribe today and your first 6 issues are completely free.
Inside Chequers: the country estate where Boris Johnson held his ‘farewell bash’
External view of Chequers
In Depth

Inside Chequers: the country estate where Boris Johnson held his ‘farewell bash’

Outgoing PM under fire for missing emergency Cobra meeting on heatwave to throw leaving party
18 Jul 2022
How Rishi Sunak’s in-laws made their billions
Narayana Murthy with wife Sudha and son Rohan
Getting to grips with . . .

How Rishi Sunak’s in-laws made their billions

Tory leadership frontrunner’s father-in-law hailed as the ‘Steve Jobs of India’
18 Jul 2022
Cameron Smith: Aussie ‘mullet man’ storms to victory at The Open
Cameron Smith poses with the Claret Jug after winning The Open at St Andrews
Profile

Cameron Smith: Aussie ‘mullet man’ storms to victory at The Open

Smith secured his first major title after holding off Cameron Young and Rory McIlroy at St Andrews
18 Jul 2022
Ivana Trump obituary
Ivana Trump
In Depth

Ivana Trump obituary

Czech-born former model, and Donald Trump’s first wife, dies aged 73
15 Jul 2022
The future for Carrie Johnson after ‘pressure cooker’ of Downing Street
Carrie Johnson
Why we’re talking about . . .

The future for Carrie Johnson after ‘pressure cooker’ of Downing Street

‘Time to shine’ for prime minister’s wife as September exit day is announced
12 Jul 2022
Nadal vs. Djokovic vs. Federer: grand slam wins and career records
Novak Djokovic kisses the trophy after winning Wimbledon for a seventh time
Profile

Nadal vs. Djokovic vs. Federer: grand slam wins and career records

Novak Djokovic wins his seventh Wimbledon title – and 21st grand slam
10 Jul 2022
Kyrgios: a foul-mouthed bully or tortured genius?
Australian tennis player Nick Kyrgios
Profile

Kyrgios: a foul-mouthed bully or tortured genius?

The Australian has thrilled and appalled on his run to the Wimbledon final
8 Jul 2022
Djokovic vs. Norrie: semi-final preview and predictions
Cameron Norrie celebrates his win against David Goffin
The big match

Djokovic vs. Norrie: semi-final preview and predictions

Can the British No.1 stun the defending champ and reach Sunday’s final?
7 Jul 2022
What will Boris Johnson do after leaving Downing Street?
Boris Johnson leaves Downing Street
Today’s big question

What will Boris Johnson do after leaving Downing Street?

The PM is due to quit No. 10 this autumn
7 Jul 2022
Chris Mason: who is the BBC’s new political editor?
New BBC political editor Chris Mason
Profile

Chris Mason: who is the BBC’s new political editor?

Long-time correspondent and presenter seen as safe pair of hands during time of transition
5 Jul 2022
How R. Kelly escaped justice for decades
R Kelly
In Depth

How R. Kelly escaped justice for decades

Singer jailed for 30 years for sexually abusing multiple fans
30 Jun 2022
Deborah James: tireless cancer campaigner dies aged 40
Deborah James
Profile

Deborah James: tireless cancer campaigner dies aged 40

The bowel cancer campaigner raised millions for cancer research charities
29 Jun 2022
Ghislaine Maxwell: from high society to ‘hell-hole’ Brooklyn jail
Jeffrey Epstein and Ghislaine Maxwell in 2005
Profile

Ghislaine Maxwell: from high society to ‘hell-hole’ Brooklyn jail

British socialite has already spent two years in prison accused of enabling Jeffrey Epstein
29 Jun 2022
The richest man in Ukraine sues Russia
Rinat Akhmetov
Profile

The richest man in Ukraine sues Russia

Steel magnate says invasion has cost him billions and violated his property rights
28 Jun 2022
Who killed Jill Dando?
Jill Dando posing for a photo
Why we’re talking about . . .

Who killed Jill Dando?

French court papers suggest the murderer may have mistaken Dando for another BBC journalist
28 Jun 2022
The most expensive divorces in the world
Rupert Murdoch and Jerry Hall
Why we’re talking about . . .

The most expensive divorces in the world

Media magnate Rupert Murdoch is to divorce for the fourth time
24 Jun 2022
What has Serena Williams been doing?
Serena Williams
Profile

What has Serena Williams been doing?

The tennis great made a surprise return to the court this week after a year away
22 Jun 2022
Mick Lynch: the veteran trade unionist leading rail walkouts
Mick Lynch
Profile

Mick Lynch: the veteran trade unionist leading rail walkouts

The RMT has reportedly balloted for strike action 200 times under Lynch’s leadership
21 Jun 2022
The rise and fall of Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson
Sarah Ferguson and Prince Andrew
In Depth

The rise and fall of Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson

Duchess of York said the family is ‘a united front’ despite Epstein scandal
15 Jun 2022
Rebel Wilson and the The Sydney Morning Herald
Rebel Wilson
Why we’re talking about . . .

Rebel Wilson and the The Sydney Morning Herald

Wilson found herself in ‘a very hard situation’ as Australian newspaper sought details of new partner
13 Jun 2022
Sheryl Sandberg’s mixed legacy
Sheryl Sandberg and Mark Zuckerberg
Profile

Sheryl Sandberg’s mixed legacy

The most important woman in tech is leaving Meta. Will she be missed?
10 Jun 2022
Katharine Birbalsingh: the controversial social mobility tsar
Katharine Birbalsingh with Michael Gove
Profile

Katharine Birbalsingh: the controversial social mobility tsar

Education reformer has hit the headlines throughout her career
9 Jun 2022
TikTok and the £50k curry: how Johnny Depp has begun his comeback
Johnny Depp
Why we’re talking about . . .

TikTok and the £50k curry: how Johnny Depp has begun his comeback

Actor has made a number of public appearances since his libel victory over his ex-wife
7 Jun 2022
The most valuable footballers in the world
Kylian Mbappe has signed a new deal with Paris Saint-Germain
Profile

The most valuable footballers in the world

PSG star Kylian Mbappé leads the way in football’s estimated transfer value list
7 Jun 2022
Iga Swiatek: the unstoppable superstar of women’s tennis
Iga Swiatek poses with the French Open trophy in front of the Eiffel Tower in Paris 
Profile

Iga Swiatek: the unstoppable superstar of women’s tennis

Polish world No.1 is now on a 35-game winning streak after her French Open triumph
6 Jun 2022
Messi vs. Ronaldo: all-time goals, career stats and trophies
Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo
Profile

Messi vs. Ronaldo: all-time goals, career stats and trophies

Everything you need to know about the star footballers
6 Jun 2022
Forgiving Prince Andrew: can the country ever move on?
Prince Andrew
Talking point

Forgiving Prince Andrew: can the country ever move on?

Justin Welby back-pedalled after his call for forgiveness sparked an angry backlash
1 Jun 2022
The Week Footer Banner