Bob Novak

Bob Novak, the Cold War warrior who kept on fighting

Thu 20 Aug, AT 18:00 Alexander Cockburn

Novak was the Right’s Prince of Gonzo, says Alexander Cockburn

Book review: The Secret Life of France

News Thu 20 Aug, AT 17:32

High-class 'Froglit' with this elegant, measured account of a British life lived in France

Book review: Muriel Spark, the biography

News Thu 20 Aug, AT 16:41

Martin Stannard’s biography of Scottish novelist Muriel Spark has been a long time in the making

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

Cesc deal ‘agreed’, Moyes wants £30m for Lescott

News Thu 20 Aug, AT 14:29

Transfer Talk: Spanish media is claiming that a deal to bring Cesc Fabregas to the European champions next summer has already been struck

Interest increases in Bair

Thu 20 Aug, AT 14:09 Charles Laurence

Forbes has named Sheila Bair America’s most powerful woman. Who is she?

Ian Rankin

Ian Rankin unveils the new Inspector Rebus

News Thu 20 Aug, AT 13:06

Edinburgh-based crime writer Ian Rankin has a new hero, Malcolm Fox, who is many miles from hard-drinking, cynical Rebus

Alex Ferguson; Alastair Campbell

Alastair Campbell refuses to crow over Burnley win

News Thu 20 Aug, AT 12:08

Former Labour spin doctor’s close friendship with Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson means he remains silent over shock result

I Love You Beth Cooper

News Thu 20 Aug, AT 11:37

Hero star Hayden Panettiere can’t rescue this ‘lifeless’ teen comedy


News Thu 20 Aug, AT 11:34

Ezra Miller plays a bullied school boy who videos the death of two sisters

In the Loop

News Thu 20 Aug, AT 11:32

Armando Iannucci's political satire The Thick of It comes to the big screen

The Burning Plain

News Thu 20 Aug, AT 11:32

Charlize Theron and Kim Basinger fail to engage in this ambitious but exhausting movie