George Clooney and Elisabetta Canalis

Men Who Stare at Goats wins Clooney mixed reviews

News Wed 9 Sep, AT 15:24

Meanwhile ladies’ man Clooney was propositioned by an Italian man at a Venice Film Festival press conference

England; David Beckham; John Terry; Frank Lampard

England look to qualify for South Africa 2010 in style

News Wed 9 Sep, AT 12:55

Fabio Capello has used the Croatian coach Slaven Bilic's comments to gee up his charges ahead of game that will seal World Cup qualification

Brown ‘the depressive’: Ward offers more ammo

News Wed 9 Sep, AT 12:52

The Mole: The journalist who claims the PM may be taking strong anti-depressants has more evidence to support his claim, reports our Westminster insider

Theo Walcott; Arsenal

Theo Walcott faces make or break season with Arsenal

News Wed 9 Sep, AT 12:35

The England international could find himself out of Arsene Wenger’s plans at the Emirates when he returns from injury

Jaeger buys Aquascutum

News Wed 9 Sep, AT 10:42

The raincoat firm has been acquired by the high street retailer in a bid to create a global fashion brand

Finance figures warn on US economy

News Wed 9 Sep, AT 09:33

Alan Greenspan and Warren Buffett have both cautioned that a US recovery is not a foregone conclusion

Vladimir Putin and Oleg Deripaska

GQ magazine ‘censors’ its attack on Vladimir Putin

News Wed 9 Sep, AT 09:13

Publishers Conde Nast accused of timidity after anti-Putin article is kept out of Russian edition

Luke Garbutt

Liverpool, Everton & Man City accused of ‘poaching’

News Wed 9 Sep, AT 08:53

Eastlands club denies illegally signing Jeremy Helan from French Ligue 1 side Rennes, while Liverpool are accused over Max Clayton pursuit

Caster Semenya

Caster Semenya, cover girl

News Wed 9 Sep, AT 08:12

Runner gets a makeover as authorities hint she will not be stripped of her gold medal

Speech Debelle

Speech Debelle wins Mercury Prize

News Wed 9 Sep, AT 07:25

Homeless rapper beats off competition from Kasabian, Florence + the Machine and Bats For Lashes to take the £20,000 album award

Andy Murray

Will Andy Murray ever win a grand slam tournament?

News Wed 9 Sep, AT 07:02

Scottish No 2 seed falls in the fourth round of the US Open to Marin Cilic of Croatia with the route to the final open in front of him

JM Coetzee

JM Coetzee in the running for Booker hat-trick

News Tue 8 Sep, AT 19:09

South African author is on the shortlist again along with AS Byatt, but the bookies have made Hilary Mantel favourite