News Thu 23 Jul, AT 12:58

Danish director Lars von Trier’s controversial, explicit horror film starring Willem Dafoe and Charlotte Gainsbourg

Swine fever

Swine flu: its origins and symptoms to look out for

News Thu 23 Jul, AT 11:20

What are the symptoms, who is catching it and what can be done?

Swine flu vaccination

Swine flu: it’s a goldmine for drug companies

News Thu 23 Jul, AT 10:28

But the plan to donate free vaccine to poorer countries has caused a split among the pharmaceutical giants

Glaxo set to reap £1bn from swine flu

News Thu 23 Jul, AT 10:03

As trials of a vaccine begin in Australia the UK drugs company will be licking its lips at the prospect of huge potential profits

Alberto Aquilani

Liverpool want £18m Alberto Aquilani

News Thu 23 Jul, AT 09:54

Transfer Talk: The Merseysiders are looking at the £18m-rated Roma and Italy midfielder as a replacement should Xabi Alonso leave

Oona and Geraldine Chaplin

Another Chaplin hits the screen

News Thu 23 Jul, AT 09:23

Oona Chaplin joins mother Geraldine in Roberto Stefano’s horror film, ‘Imago Mortis’

Porsche resignation to lead to VW merger

News Thu 23 Jul, AT 09:19

The chief executive of the sportscar-maker has left the firm, leading to speculation it is to be taken over by Volkswagen

Silvio Berlusconi

La Repubblica sues Silvio Berlusconi

News Thu 23 Jul, AT 08:35

But the Italian PM tries to laugh off the recordings made by call-girl Patrizia D’Addario

Kevin Pietersen

Kevin Pietersen out of the Ashes series

News Thu 23 Jul, AT 08:26

The England batting star is ruled out after surgery on his achilles tendon, with Ian Bell of Warwickshire expected to replace him

Alberto Contador; Andy Schleck; Frank Schleck

Alberto Contador destroys the field

News Thu 23 Jul, AT 07:16

The race leader tightened his grip on the Tour de France with a calculated break on the toughest day of this year’s event

Cellcom advert

Outrage over ‘tasteless’ Israeli mobile phone ad

News Wed 22 Jul, AT 19:24

An advert depicting Israeli soldiers playing football with Palestinians has been criticised for making light of the occupation

Sam Raimi

Sam Raimi to make World of Warcraft film

News Wed 22 Jul, AT 15:48

The acclaimed horror and fantasy film director has signed up for the adaptation of the world’s most popular role-playing computer game