Lynn Rival; piracy; Paul and Rachel Chandler

Captured yacht couple’s fate is in the balance

News Fri 30 Oct, AT 14:42

The UK Government does not pay off pirates. So will the Royal Navy try to rescue them?

Dennis Hopper; Eric Roberts

Dennis Hopper has prostate cancer

News Fri 30 Oct, AT 14:35

The star of Easy Rider and talented photographer has cancelled all forthcoming engagements

Prince Edward

‘Crass’ Prince Edward sees the benefit of teen’s death

News Fri 30 Oct, AT 14:26

Prince Edward has upset Australians by suggesting the death of a teenager might drive recruitment to the Duke of Edinburgh Award

Arsenal; Cesc Fabregas

Fabregas vows Arsenal will never change how they play

News Fri 30 Oct, AT 13:27

Club captain says that it is just as important to play the beautiful game as it is to win trophies

Nicole on America's Next Top Model

Black face models land Tyra Banks in trouble

News Fri 30 Oct, AT 12:43

Bi-racial models on Banks’s America’s Next Top Model are accused of perpetuating blatant stereotypes

Paranormal Activity is most profitable film ever

News Fri 30 Oct, AT 12:05

The low-budget horror flick was made for just $15,000, but has grossed more than $65m to date

Tony Blair

EU Presidency: why Tony Blair’s hopes are fading fast

News Fri 30 Oct, AT 08:56

The much-vaunted ‘motorcade factor’ is exactly what the other leaders don’t want

US Marines in Afghanistan

Obama has days not weeks to decide on Afghanistan

Fri 30 Oct, AT 08:56 Robert Fox

Why the generals want to fight the Taliban on two fronts – and why they need to start soon

Liverpool midfielder Steven Gerrard

Steven Gerrard will miss Liverpool trip to Fulham

News Fri 30 Oct, AT 08:48

Benitez won’t be happy at losing his skipper for so long to an injury sustained on international duty

Carla Bruni; Marie Antoinette

Carla Bruni accused of Marie-Antoinette ways

News Fri 30 Oct, AT 08:06

Magazine paints portrait of a First Lady totally out of touch with the French people

Oleg Deripaska; Michael Ashcroft

Deripaska and Cashcroft: a tale of two billionaires

News Fri 30 Oct, AT 06:53

The Russian finally gets his US visa – but Ashcroft is badmouthed by Belize PM

Roger Federer Wimbledon

Federer & Nadal ‘shocked’ by Agassi drug revelations

News Fri 30 Oct, AT 06:45

The current top two in the men’s game demand answers for the ATP’s behaviour over drug lies