Barmy Army leaders Billy Cooper and Vic Flower

England’s Barmy Army face friendly fire

News Thu 6 Aug, AT 15:34

England’s hardcore cricket fans have been told to behave at Headingley for the fourth Ashes Test against Australia

Budd Schulberg

On the Waterfront writer Budd Schulberg dies

News Thu 6 Aug, AT 13:44

The Oscar-winning screenwriter, sports journalist and novelist has died in New York State aged 95


News Thu 6 Aug, AT 13:42

Light-hearted comedy about a man with Asperger's syndrome who falls in love

Emiri Miyasaka

Miss Japan sparks outrage with racy kimono outfit

News Thu 6 Aug, AT 13:22

Emiri Miyasaka's leather and lingerie ensemble for Miss Universe to be toned down after complaints

Mesrine: Killer Instinct

News Thu 6 Aug, AT 13:12

The first of two films telling the true story of Jacques Mesrine, the notorious French gangster

GI Joe: The Rise of Cobra

News Thu 6 Aug, AT 12:00

Wilfully stupid lines, an overcomplicated plot and wholesale destruction of international landmarks: perfect for children

Rupert Murdoch

Murdoch papers to charge for online news

News Thu 6 Aug, AT 10:09

Rupert Murdoch announces a radical rethink, saying quality journalism cannot be given away

Piggy Bank

Hopes grow for UK economic recovery

News Thu 6 Aug, AT 09:57

Britain is set to rebound from the recession, according to the latest data, with the downturn now nearing an end

Rupert Murdoch

News Corp reports sky-high losses

News Thu 6 Aug, AT 09:40

The media giant has announced a loss of $3.4bn for last year as its advertising income plunged in the downturn

Michael Schumacher

Neck problem could halt Schumacher comeback

News Thu 6 Aug, AT 09:27

‘He is a human being,’ says spokeswoman as former world champion’s F1 return looks in jeopardy

St James's Park , Newcastle

Newcastle United close to £100m takeover

News Thu 6 Aug, AT 09:21

Local millionaire Barry Moat would install Alan Shearer as manager if the deal goes through