Ricky Gervais

Tweeting celebrities are ‘undignified’, says Gervais

News Fri 15 Jan, AT 10:00

‘I tried it and it’s pointless’ says the comedian hosting Sunday’s Golden Globes

James Dean by Dennis Stock

The man who helped make James Dean a timeless icon

News Fri 15 Jan, AT 09:42

From Times Square to the fields of Provence: Magnum's Dennis Stock dies at age 81

Bill Clinton Barack Obama

Racism, alive and kicking in Obama’s America

Fri 15 Jan, AT 07:43 Alexander Cockburn

Harry Reid under fire, but Clinton’s remark to Kennedy was seriously racist

Up in the Air: Clooney and leading ladies go for gold

News Thu 14 Jan, AT 21:00

Film of the Week: George Clooney, Anna Kendrick and Vera Farmiga put in Golden Globe-worthy performances

Rafa Benitez; Liverpool

Benitez on the brink as Liverpool visit Stoke

News Thu 14 Jan, AT 16:19

Team news and more for the weekend’s Premier League fixtures

Gerry and Kate McCann

‘Fuck the McCanns’ police chief heard to tell BBC

News Thu 14 Jan, AT 14:52

Outburst alleged as Amaral continues to say Madeleine kidnap was ‘invented’

Papa Doc, Francois Duvalier

Why is Haiti so poor? A history of quake-hit island

News Thu 14 Jan, AT 14:15

Once France’s richest colonial possession, earthquake-hit Haiti is one of the poorest countries in the world

Marouane Chamakh

Liverpool deny Chamakh deal as Barca enter race

News Thu 14 Jan, AT 14:01

Transfer Talk: Striker is ‘hard to understand’ says Bordeaux boss; Arsenal to send Wilshere on loan


Avatar director accused of plagiarising Soviet novels

News Thu 14 Jan, AT 13:11

James Cameron is ‘scum’ for copying a classic Soviet sci-fi series, say his accusers on eve of Golden Globes

Google China

Google vs China: don’t be evil – or don’t be second?

News Thu 14 Jan, AT 12:50

Google threatens to quit China following hacking attempts and further curbs on free speech – but is there a more pragmatic reason?

Bernie Ecclestone

Shortcuts would spice up F1 says Bernie Ecclestone

News Thu 14 Jan, AT 10:08

Formula 1 guru wants to increase overtaking by allowing drivers to cut corners

Emmanuel Adebayor

Togo press officer died in my arms says Adebayor

News Thu 14 Jan, AT 10:02

Manchester City striker says he needs a break from football after the trauma of the bus attack