Claudio Abbado: 'world's greatest conductor' dies at 80

First Reaction Mon 20 Jan, AT 13:38

Italian maestro who led the LSO and the Berlin Philharmonic made concerts 'life-changing events'

Why Jennifer Lawrence is 'the future of womankind'

Briefing Thu 16 Jan, AT 15:34

A third Oscar nod and the ability to make tumbles look good make 23-year-old Hollywood's go girl

Roger Lloyd-Pack: Only Fools and Horses' Trigger dies aged 69

First Reaction Thu 16 Jan, AT 14:48

Role of dull-witted sweeper made him famous, but actor was also committed socialist and activist

Gillian Anderson to co-write science fiction book series

One-Minute Read Wed 15 Jan, AT 15:32

X-Files actress suggests the new books about a child psychiatrist could also be adapted for film

Is 'bad boy' Bieber being egged on by live-in friend Lil Za?

One-Minute Read Wed 15 Jan, AT 11:37

Pop star's home searched by cops after barrage of eggs causes 'serious damage' to neighbour's property

Matthew McConaughey: from 'torso' to toast of Hollywood

Talking Point Tue 14 Jan, AT 15:55

Once derided as rom-com 'himbo', the Dallas Buyers Club star has re-invented himself as an edgy star

Valerie Trierweiler

Valerie Trierweiler's hospital stay lets Hollande play for time

Tue 14 Jan, AT 08:35 Nigel Horne

Extended hospital visit allows dithering President to put off decision about his choice of First Lady

Tim Minchin

Tim Minchin to turn Groundhog Day into a stage musical

One-Minute Read Mon 13 Jan, AT 15:46

Australian comedian hopes to repeat success of hit show Matilda with adaptation of 1993 comedy

Trierweiler in hospital with 'the blues' over Hollande 'affair'

One-Minute Read Mon 13 Jan, AT 10:59

French president faces questions about First Lady's status following claims of alleged affair with actress