Roman Polanski

Lawyer ‘very worried’ about Polanski’s health

News Mon 12 Oct, AT 15:06

Could ‘depressed’ Roman Polanski be planning an appeal to be released on compassionate grounds?

Arsenal's Francesc Fabregas (left) beats Middlesbrough goalkeeper Brad Jones

Arsenal await Barcelona raid for Cesc Fabregas

News Mon 12 Oct, AT 14:14

The European champions have laid down a marker for the January transfer window

General Stanley McChrystal

Obama looks like a wimp over the McChrystal issue

Mon 12 Oct, AT 13:10 Alexander Cockburn

Alexander Cockburn: He may have clinched the Nobel, but where’s the fire in his belly?

PJ Harvey; Nick Cave

Nick Cave and PJ Harvey sing impromptu duet

News Mon 12 Oct, AT 12:12

A fan persuaded the two former lovers to sing during Nick Cave’s gig at London's Palace Theatre

George Gillett Faisal bin Fahad bin Abdullah al-Saud

Prince Faisal interest splits Liverpool’s owners

News Mon 12 Oct, AT 10:28

Tom Hicks challenges his erstwhile partner George Gillett to sell up his stake in the club

Stephen Gately; Andy Cowles

Spanish holiday delays Gately post-mortem

News Mon 12 Oct, AT 10:28

Police in Majorca want to interview Bulgarian, but foul play is not suspected

Fabio Capello

10 things you need to know this Monday

News Mon 12 Oct, AT 08:54

The First Post’s super-quick catch-up on the post-weekend talking points

Frieze Art Fair

There’ll be parties at Frieze – but will there be sales?

News Mon 12 Oct, AT 08:06

Collectors who once paid top dollar now enjoy a Moroccan auction: 30 per cent off, then 40

Nicolas Sarkozy Carla Bruni

Rent boy scandal: Sarko pays for Carla’s influence

News Mon 12 Oct, AT 07:11

As demands grow for the President to sack Mitterrand, fingers point at Bruni

Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson

Ferguson apology to Wiley unlikely to prevent fine

News Mon 12 Oct, AT 07:11

Meanwhile, the Man Utd boss is reported to have bought himself a New York penthouse

Murder and Aids: two threats to 2010 World Cup

News Mon 12 Oct, AT 07:11

President Zuma tells police to shoot first in bid to reduce gun crime in South Africa

‘Paranormal Activity’ makes an abnormal profit

News Mon 12 Oct, AT 06:58

Studio execs ‘salivate’ as the $15,000 horror film makes $7m on its opening weekend