Lucian Freud self portrait black eye

Revealed: how Lucian Freud got hit by a cabbie

News Wed 20 Jan, AT 09:08

Self-Portrait with a Black Eye goes on sale 32 years after fight with London taxi driver

Clive Owen loosens up for ‘The Boys are Back’

News Wed 20 Jan, AT 08:23

Not everyone loves the film, but Clive Owen is getting rave reviews for his beguiling performance

Carlos Tevez v Man Utd

Carlos Tevez scores two to sink his old club in Cup

News Wed 20 Jan, AT 07:28

Return leg will be one of the biggest games in Man City’s history after 2-1 slug-fest

Klaas-Jan Huntelaar

Arsenal and Man U both like Klaas-Jan Huntelaar

News Wed 20 Jan, AT 07:12

Transfer Talk: Dutch player unhappy at San Siro; Chelsea close to signing Karim Benzema

Haiti collapsed building

Clinton and Zoellick look to building a new Haiti

News Wed 20 Jan, AT 07:03

Billions of dollars and a Marshall Plan needed for Haiti’s reconstruction

Commentator Bill McLaren

Bill McLaren – the voice of rugby – dies at 86

News Tue 19 Jan, AT 17:48

Veteran broadcaster was respected by players and fans alike for his knowledge of the game

Billy Bragg

Billy Bragg’s Facebook tax protest gathers pace

News Tue 19 Jan, AT 17:12

Protest singer tells Alistair Darling he’ll miss January 31 income tax deadline unless bank bonuses are capped

Shahid Afridi

Politics takes over as IPL snubs Pakistan cricketers

News Tue 19 Jan, AT 14:56

Twenty20 specialists like Shahid Afridi are ignored by franchises at auction in Mumbai

Cougar; Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand pulls ‘Cougar’ promotion

News Tue 19 Jan, AT 14:51

The airline drew the ire of rape campaigners with its controversial, Cougar Town-inspired ad campaign

Haiti earthquake victim

Haiti earthquake reporters titillate with disaster porn

News Tue 19 Jan, AT 14:04

Brendan O’Neill: Journalists are so vain they think this quake is about them

Wayne Rooney; Manchester United

Barca offer Rooney £8m a year; Canales chase hots up

News Tue 19 Jan, AT 13:58

Transfer Talk: Striker's wage demands are small beer for Barca; Arsenal in talks with Canales

Dead microlight pilot Martin Bromage

Heroic failure: microlight pilot dies in Channel

News Tue 19 Jan, AT 13:35

In the spirit of Amelia Earhart, Martin Bromage set off in his microlight on an eight-week trip. But it lasted less than a day


China bans Avatar 2D to make way for Confucius

News Tue 19 Jan, AT 12:34

Avatar could stir up popular revolt, but Confucius wasn’t exactly pro-Communist either