People have a right to be angry.
A spot of travel and picking fights with Osborne will keep the London mayor amused once the Olympics are over.
Government cuts threaten the very icons the ceremony celebrated.
We must not surrender every vision we have of a good society to the market.
French president declares: "We don't talk of money, we talk of gold."
Respect, tolerance, and playing by the rules - it's everywhere at these Games.
The best of the day's images, as chosen by the NS's photography editor.
The Prime Minister's artful put-down of the troublesome Tory MP.
Thank goodness for Ian Thorpe, Nigerian table-tennis players and all the other Olympic wonders.
A performer's hidden camera gives a different perspective on Danny Boyle's extravaganza.