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Thousands take part in rallies across the country to demand an end to the police crackdown
Temperatures could peak at 25C
Nobody could say that David Cameron's job is easy, but the last few weeks in particular must have tested his resolve.
A series of demands which would radically alter the upcoming America’s Cup have been made by Patrizio Bertelli, boss of the luxury goods house Prada, which is backing the Italian challenger Luna Rossa.
Nadine Dorries might be facing a few more Bush Tucker trials if the jilted wife of her former lover has anything to do with it.
The pop comeback industry is becoming absurd, says Priya Elan
Well, I hope my old Anglo Saxon studies tutor is happy. I remember that in more than one of his lectures he reared up to his full height (considerable, given the worn leather bush hat he used to sport) to rant about the TV show Time Team.
What's trending and why? 11 October 2012
It's hard to think of any other sport where the relationship between player and fan is so close
She's a walking fashionplate, a couture-clad collector. So why is Daphne Guinness selling her clothes?
The billionaire finance sage George Soros has told Germany it has three months to save the euro – and prevent the disintegration of the European Union.
Most stars enjoy giving two fingers to music critics. But Adele has admitted that the writers who told her to raise her game helped her score a double triumph at the Ivor Novello awards.
A leading ceramics hoard, destined for sale to fill a pensions gap, may be rescued
The Coalition's plans to help cut rail subsidies will mean many commuters pay even higher fares
Andy Murray was given a tough examination in his first match since losing to Novak Djokovic in the Australian Open semi-finals before prevailing 6-3 4-6 6-4 against German qualifier Michael Berrer in the first round of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships.
To some they're just the stars of the 'New Boring' but Adele, Ed Sheeran and Coldplay took the major awards last night