Pickled cherries

News Mon 3 Aug, AT 13:25

A sophisticated take on the innocence of cherries

Terry Pratchett

Terry Pratchett backs right-to-die campaign

News Mon 3 Aug, AT 12:36

The novelist aims to die in his garden with a glass of brandy in his hand and choral music playing on his iPod

Patrizia D'Addario; Silvio Berlusconi

Berlusconi callgirl turns up in Paris

News Mon 3 Aug, AT 12:10

Patrizia D’Addario begins a nightclub act as PM continues to boast about his night of passion

David Beckham

Becks hits back at Shaq’s Twitter taunts

News Mon 3 Aug, AT 11:16

David Beckham finally responds to basketballer Shaquille O’Neal’s barbed challenge and shuns invite to appear on Shaq Vs

Natascha Kampusch

Natascha Kampusch: new questions

News Mon 3 Aug, AT 11:04

Was she the victim of a paedophile ring? A senior Austrian lawyer has raised a series of awkward questions

Hilary Mantel

Hilary Mantel is Booker favourite

News Mon 3 Aug, AT 10:52

Extraordinary level of betting makes the author of Wolf Hall a clear favourite for the £50,000 prize

Trinity College set to buy the O2

News Mon 3 Aug, AT 10:42

The Cambridge college is the front-runner to buy the former Millenium Dome for a figure of around £20m

Patrick Vieira

Wenger says never say never with Vieira return

News Mon 3 Aug, AT 10:29

Transfer Talk: the Inter-Milan midfielder is set for a return to Arsenal while Harry Redknapp eyes up Joe Cole for £10m

Barclays Bank

Barclays’ profits near £3bn

News Mon 3 Aug, AT 09:54

First half profits at the high street bank reached £2.98bn in the first six months of the year

Liam Hancock; Rome world championships

Tancock wins gold in 50m in Rome

News Mon 3 Aug, AT 09:46

The 25-year-old swimmer’s medal in the World Championship rounds off Team GB’s best-ever showing at an international meet

Jack Wilshere

Jack Wilshere: a new Arsenal star

News Mon 3 Aug, AT 09:36

Wenger tries to dampen expectations over the 17-year-old – but says Vieira’s return is a possibility

Katherine Heigl in The Ugly Truth

Letterman rant reveals Ugly Truth about Heigl

News Mon 3 Aug, AT 08:59

Grey’s Anatomy star Katherine Heigl is in trouble with Hollywood media as her new comedy The Ugly Truth bombs