The night the stars came out: Behind the scenes at David Bowie's 50th birthday party

Louder 06:12 13.04

For one night only, David Bowie celebrated his 50th birthday with an all-star show at Madison Square Garden. Here’s how the stardust was sprinkled, told by those who were there


‘Liars and lawbreakers’: what the papers say about Johnson’s Partygate fine

The Guardian 06:10 13.04

The front pages offer differing perspectives on fines issued to Boris Johnson and Rishi Sunak over Covid breaches


Russia-Ukraine war latest: Biden accuses Russia of genocide; Putin ally captured in Ukraine – live

The Guardian 06:10 13.04

Russian oligarch Viktor Medvedchuk, leader of Ukraine’s biggest opposition party, had been in hiding since the early days of the invasion


Russia-Ukraine war latest: Zelenskiy announces capture of Putin ally in Ukraine – live

The Guardian 03:10 13.04

Russian oligarch Viktor Medvedchuk, leader of Ukraine’s biggest opposition party, had been in hiding since the early days of the invasion


Boris Johnson defies calls to quit after he and Rishi Sunak fined

The Guardian 00:12 13.04

PM, chancellor and Carrie Johnson given fixed-penalty notices for attending No 10 lockdown party


Rishi Sunak breaks silence with ‘unreserved apology’; Boris Johnson says he has paid Partygate fine – as it happened

The Guardian 00:12 13.04

Latest updates: Chancellor and PM’s wife, Carrie Johnson, also said to have paid fines for lockdown breaches


Russia-Ukraine war latest: Zelenskiy announces capture of Putin ally in Ukraine

The Guardian 00:12 13.04

Russian oligarch Viktor Medvedchuk, leader of Ukraine’s biggest opposition party, had been in hiding since the early days of the invasion


Boris Johnson Fined for Breaking U.K. Lockdown Rules

NyTimes 00:06 13.04

The British prime minister had seemed to turn the “partygate” tide with his handling of Ukraine. The n came the announcement that he broke the law.


Boris Johnson supporter claims nurses drink booze in staff room after tough shifts

The Independent 00:05 13.04

Conservative party member, Michael Fabricant, came to Prime Minister Boris Jo... on's">Jo... on's defense today by comparing his Partygate incident to a drink that "teachers or nurses" would have in a "staff room" after a "very long shift."In an interview with the BBC, Fabricant explained that while he thinks Jo...


Cat photobombs reporter's Boris Johnson report on Sky News

The Independent 00:05 13.04

A cat photobombed a political reporter on Sky News, making for an unexpected but adorable scene for viewers at home. Deputy political editor Sam Coates tried his best to deliver the latest update on Boris Johnson’s partygate scandal on-air live and desperately tried to keep his cat off-camera. He fa...


Lockdown party fines: what next for Boris Johnson and Rishi Sunak?

The Guardian 21:09 12.04

A look at how this all began – and whether Boris Johnson and Rishi Sunak will have to resign


Boris Johnson offers ‘full apology’ for breaking Covid rules and says he has paid Partygate fine – live news

The Guardian 21:09 12.04

Latest updates: Carrie Johnson also fined as Starmer says PM and chancellor should both resign


The Conservatives claiming they are the party of law and order has aged terribly

The Independent 21:03 12.04

The Conservative’s claim of being the party of law and order has aged like milk after top Tories have been fined over lockdown-busting parties. Boris Johnson, Carrie Johnson, and Rishi Sunak will receive fixed penalty notices as part of a police probe into alleged lockdown parties held at Downing St...


All the times Boris Johnson and Rishi Sunak denied Partygate wrongdoing

The Independent 21:03 12.04

More than 50 fines have been issued over law-breaking parties held at Downing Street and Whitehall at the height of the pandemic. Among those faced with a penalty were prime minister Boris Johnson and chancellor Rishi Sunak – and now people are cringing back at their past Partygate comments.The repo...


Boris Johnson and Rishi Sunak fined over Partygate Covid rule-breaking – live news

The Guardian 18:14 12.04

Latest updates: Carrie Johnson also fined as Starmer says PM and chancellor should both resign


UK politics live: PM’s Partygate defence ‘blown out of water’ by new fines, says Labour

The Guardian 15:10 12.04

Latest updates: all the news and developments in politics in the UK


Partygate: police have issued 50 fixed-penalty notices, says Met

The Guardian 15:10 12.04

Scotland Yard gives update on breaches of Covid regulations in Whitehall and Downing Street


Satanic sermons and sax solos: inside Ghost's first post-Impera headline show

Louder 12:12 12.04

Ghost brought the party to Manchester's AO Arena. Here's what went down


Labour has shelves of winning policies. Now the party must get people to listen | Polly Toynbee

The Guardian 12:10 12.04

As Johnson’s cabinet flounders, Starmer’s team has some brilliant ideas to improve this country. But voters also want a clear vision, says Guardian columnist Polly Toynbee


Florida Republicans back down in standoff with DeSantis over congressional map

NBC News 12:06 12.04

After an unusual intra-party skirmish, GOP legislators are handing over the redistricting process to the governor’s office.


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