‘Bite me Edward’: fans hit LA for Twilight sequel

News Wed 18 Nov, AT 07:19

First reviews of New Moon are unkind - but with box office takings like these, who cares?

Kimi Raikkonen; Ferrari

No ride for Raikkonen as Button nears McLaren deal

News Wed 18 Nov, AT 06:12

The Finnish former world champion appears to have priced himself out of the market

Vladimir Nabokov

Thumbs down for Nabokov’s final book

News Tue 17 Nov, AT 18:50

Critics have joined Vladimir Nabokov in wishing The Original of Laura had been burned

Rihanna at her Brixton Academy gig

Rihanna duet with Jay-Z at London gig seals comeback

News Tue 17 Nov, AT 16:45

Short and sweet: Rihanna’s concert at London’s Brixton Academy was a spectacular success

Barack Obama addresses students in Shanghai

Disillusionment as Obama admits he doesn’t twitter

News Tue 17 Nov, AT 13:38

Twitter users shouldn’t be so surprised: this isn’t the first time he has been accused of employing a ghostwriter

Robin van Persie; Arsenal

Who will replace Robin van Persie for Arsenal?

News Tue 17 Nov, AT 13:36

Eduardo is the natural choice, but Andrei Arshavin could also be used as a makeshift striker

Sarah Palin

Palin hints at White House run as Going Rogue lands

News Tue 17 Nov, AT 13:13

Pundits are speculating that Sarah Palin’s book publicity tour marks the start of her 2012 presidential campaign

Shoppers return to high street

Bank of England ‘wise man’ says recession is over

News Tue 17 Nov, AT 12:00

Dr Andrew Sentance believes that growth in GDP has returned, but warns about inflation risk

Tony Musulin; France

Bank heist ‘hero’ Tony Musulin turns himself in

News Tue 17 Nov, AT 11:07

French security guard Tony Musulin is in custody after an 11-day Europe-wide manhunt

Poll shows Cameron now seen as PM-in-waiting

Tue 17 Nov, AT 10:29 The Mole

The Mole: Populist decrees about bankers’ bonuses and Afghanistan are not the answer

Gordon Brown's Lord Mayor's speech

Brown’s Afghan pull-out plan: what they’re saying

News Tue 17 Nov, AT 09:55

What commentators are saying about the prime minister’s proposal to set a timetable for withdrawal from Afghanistan

Billie Piper as Belle de Jour

Father ‘introduced Belle de Jour to prostitutes’

News Tue 17 Nov, AT 09:34

He wanted Brooke Magnanti to see there was ‘a human face’ to the sex trade