First look at the FINAL instalment of The Crown: New teaser shows ‘unpopular’ Charles as well as William and Kate’s blossoming romance (including their first kiss and the future Princess of Wales wearing THAT dress!)

First look at the FINAL instalment of The Crown: New teaser shows ‘unpopular’ Charles as well as William and Kate’s blossoming romance (including their first kiss and the future Princess of Wales wearing THAT dress!)

The first trailer for the final instalment of The Crown shows a glimpse into William and Kate’s romance including when he spotted her in the now infamous see-through dress at St Andrews and their first kiss. Elsewhere in the trailer, then Prince Charles is shown as ‘unpopular’ and arguing with his heir, while the Queen is … Read more

Sanna Marin, former Finnish PM shares snaps from ‘travels lately’ as she poses in a bikini and visits Notre-Dame

Sanna Marin, former Finnish PM shares snaps from ‘travels lately’ as she poses in a bikini and visits Notre-Dame

She became a world leader aged just 34. So it’s no wonder Sanna Marin is celebrating some much needed downtime. The former Finnish Prime Minister, who has traded in parliament and diplomatic chats for partying and rubbing shoulders with celebs, has shared snaps from her recent travels. Pictures show the former politician, now 38, enjoying … Read more

‘I never met anyone who didn’t like him’: Tributes pour in for ‘thoroughly kind and decent’ ex-Labour chancellor Alistair Darling after his death aged 70 – as video shows the moment George Osborne and Ed Balls learn he has passed away

‘I never met anyone who didn’t like him’: Tributes pour in for ‘thoroughly kind and decent’ ex-Labour chancellor Alistair Darling after his death aged 70 – as video shows the moment George Osborne and Ed Balls learn he has passed away

Tributes poured in today from across the political divide after former Labour MP Alistair Darling – who served as Chancellor during the 2008 financial crisis – died aged 70. The ex-Cabinet minister was hailed as a ‘towering figure’ who took ‘calm’ action in steering Britain through the chaos of the global credit crunch. He was … Read more

Alistair Darling dies aged 70: How the man with the most striking pair of eyebrows in Westminster proved he also had the safest pair of hands, writes ANDREW PIERCE

Alistair Darling dies aged 70: How the man with the most striking pair of eyebrows in Westminster proved he also had the safest pair of hands, writes ANDREW PIERCE

In 1984, two years after Alistair Darling had been elected to Lothian Regional Council at 29, Labour leader Neil Kinnock went to Edinburgh to read the riot act to a council that had been dubbed ‘loony Left’ because it was charging illegally high rates. As Darling was seen as one of the ringleaders of the … Read more

Huge 90s dance act looks unrecognisable 30 years on from massive number one hit – but can you guess who it is?

Huge 90s dance act looks unrecognisable 30 years on from massive number one hit – but can you guess who it is?

By Ruth Francis For Mailonline Published: 18:32 GMT, 11 November 2023 | Updated: 18:52 GMT, 11 November 2023 He was part of a huge dance act back in the 90s and released one particularly famous song which topped the charts for four weeks.  But this music star, 57, looks unrecognisable 30 years after reaching number … Read more

Why Charles is still in ‘great pain’ over Harry: King won’t close the door to his youngest son but is angry at ‘anguish’ Prince caused late Queen and unhappy at his criticism of Camilla – as portrait to mark monarch’s 75th birthday is released

Why Charles is still in ‘great pain’ over Harry: King won’t close the door to his youngest son but is angry at ‘anguish’ Prince caused late Queen and unhappy at his criticism of Camilla – as portrait to mark monarch’s 75th birthday is released

When the Queen was 75, Rankin – the photographer who has shot everyone from Tony Blair to Madonna – took her Golden Jubilee portrait. And perhaps it is becoming something of a family tradition, after King Charles summoned Rankin to Clarence House last month as he prepares to turn 75 himself. Here, the King’s birthday … Read more

How Bill Clinton, Tony Blair, pop stars and supermodels all fell for the £21bn Bitcoin fraudster now facing 110 years in jail

How Bill Clinton, Tony Blair, pop stars and supermodels all fell for the £21bn Bitcoin fraudster now facing 110 years in jail

A top firm of Silicon Valley investors once boldly predicted that Sam Bankman-Fried could become the world’s ‘first trillionaire’.  And yet the young business guru apparently disdained wealth. Pledging to give his money away, he famously only ever wore baggy shorts and old T-shirts, even when sharing a debating stage with Tony Blair and Bill … Read more

Kate Garraway and Derek Draper are guests at wedding of Lord Mandelson as he ties the knot with new husband Reinaldo Avila da Silva after 27 years together – with Tony Blair also at Marylebone service

Kate Garraway and Derek Draper are guests at wedding of Lord Mandelson as he ties the knot with new husband Reinaldo Avila da Silva after 27 years together – with Tony Blair also at Marylebone service

Lord Mandelson has married his long-term partner at a wedding attended by guests including Kate Garraway, her husband Derek Draper and former prime minister Tony Blair. The Labour grandee, 70, said he was ‘delighted’ to tie the knot with Reinaldo Avila da Silva, 51, at the Old Marylebone Town Hall in London yesterday after 27 years … Read more

It’s Starmer versus the Sourdough Socialists: Foot battled Bennites. Kinnock fought Militant. But the current Labour leader faces the oddest Left-wing cult yet

It’s Starmer versus the Sourdough Socialists: Foot battled Bennites. Kinnock fought Militant. But the current Labour leader faces the oddest Left-wing cult yet

Many Labour leaders have had to face down radical irritants in their party. Poor old Michael Foot spent as much time battling Bennites – named after firebrand Labour MP Tony Benn – as he did Margaret Thatcher. Neil Kinnock locked horns with Militant, the Trotskyist sect that attached itself like a carbuncle to Labour in … Read more

Sanna Marin, Finland’s former ‘Party PM’ reinvents herself again as she sets her sights on Hollywood by signing with US talent agent and posing with Sharon Stone (who says she’s ‘too cool for men to cope with’)

Sanna Marin, Finland’s former ‘Party PM’ reinvents herself again as she sets her sights on Hollywood by signing with US talent agent and posing with Sharon Stone (who says she’s ‘too cool for men to cope with’)

She was the party Prime Minister before enjoying a single girl summer that saw her make headlines around the world – but it seems Sanna Marin is now reinventing herself yet again and ditching the politics and the partying for the starry heights of Hollywood.  The former world leader,  who was just 34 when she took … Read more