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Raheem Sterling with Brendan Rodgers

Raheem Sterling latest: Brendan Rodgers expects Sterling to remain at Liverpool until 2017 - owners will show 'power and strength'

The Liverpool manager points out that a new deal is not necessary to keep Sterling at the club, but expects talks to be held over the summer

Radamel Falcao: 'Changes are not easy, but there are times when you have to'

Has the Manchester United striker offered a cryptic clue about his future in a tweet about his hair?

The Queen and the letter sent to Charlie

Arsenal fan asks the Queen for tickets to the FA Cup final - gets a reply from Buckingham Palace

Her Majesty 'thanked' the Arsenal fan for his letter

Bastian Schweinsteiger

Bastian Schweinsteiger to Manchester United: Louis van Gaal puts Bayern Munich midfielder on transfer short-list

The Germany international has been identified as an ideal addition to the squad this summer

The 12 worst haircuts of the 2014/15 Premier League season

No one reached Taribo West levels, but there were still a few players the should have been sent back to the barber

Jamie Carragher is a 'knob': What the Liverpool legend did to offend Raheem Sterling's agent

Aidy Ward hit out at the former Reds captain as he revealed no amount of money can keep his client at Anfield

James Wilson and his partner
David De Gea could leave Manchester United

Manchester United exits: David De Gea, Robin van Persie and James Wilson to appear at final game this weekend?

A look at those who are out of contract at Old Trafford and others tipped to leave this summer

Is Ramsey (far left) wearing the new kit?

New Arsenal kit leak: Aaron Ramsey spotted wearing '2015/16 strip' in deleted video footage

Gunners midfielder seen lurking in background

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Abuse - and the hell that came afterwards

Abuse - and the hell that follows

James Rhodes on the extraordinary legal battle to publish his memoir
Why we need a 'tranquility map' of England, according to campaigners

It's oh so quiet!

The case for a 'tranquility map' of England
'Timeless fashion': It may be a paradox, but the industry loves it

'Timeless fashion'

It may be a paradox, but the industry loves it
If the West needs a bridge to the 'moderates' inside Isis, maybe we could have done with Osama bin Laden staying alive after all

Could have done with Osama bin Laden staying alive?

Robert Fisk on the Fountainheads of World Evil in 2011 - and 2015
New exhibition celebrates the evolution of swimwear

Evolution of swimwear

From bathing dresses in the twenties to modern bikinis
Sun, sex and an anthropological study: One British academic's summer of hell in Magaluf

Sun, sex and an anthropological study

One academic’s summer of hell in Magaluf
From Shakespeare to Rising Damp... to Vicious

Frances de la Tour's 50-year triumph

'Rising Damp' brought De la Tour such recognition that she could be forgiven if she'd never been able to move on. But at 70, she continues to flourish - and to beguile
'That Whitsun, I was late getting away...'

Ian McMillan on the Whitsun Weddings

This weekend is Whitsun, and while the festival may no longer resonate, Larkin's best-loved poem, lives on - along with the train journey at the heart of it
Kathryn Williams explores the works and influences of Sylvia Plath in a new light

Songs from the bell jar

Kathryn Williams explores the works and influences of Sylvia Plath
How one man's day in high heels showed him that Cannes must change its 'no flats' policy

One man's day in high heels

...showed him that Cannes must change its 'flats' policy
Is a quiet crusade to reform executive pay bearing fruit?

Is a quiet crusade to reform executive pay bearing fruit?

Dominic Rossi of Fidelity says his pressure on business to control rewards is working. But why aren’t other fund managers helping?
The King David Hotel gives precious work to Palestinians - unless peace talks are on

King David Hotel: Palestinians not included

The King David is special to Jerusalem. Nick Kochan checked in and discovered it has some special arrangements, too
More people moving from Australia to New Zealand than in the other direction for first time in 24 years

End of the Aussie brain drain

More people moving from Australia to New Zealand than in the other direction for first time in 24 years
Meditation is touted as a cure for mental instability but can it actually be bad for you?

Can meditation be bad for you?

Researching a mass murder, Dr Miguel Farias discovered that, far from bringing inner peace, meditation can leave devotees in pieces
Eurovision 2015: Australians will be cheering on their first-ever entrant this Saturday

Australia's first-ever Eurovision entrant

Australia, a nation of kitsch-worshippers, has always loved the Eurovision Song Contest. Maggie Alderson says it'll fit in fine