Key advisers killed in audacious Damascus blast, but how will Russia react?
Opinion digest: Olympic invasion, BBC tax hypocrisy, and why smart women need balls
The final Batman instalment is long, confused, and lacks a Joker, but it’s still a blockbuster
Olympic gossip: 'A lot of sex' expected in London, but Aussie shooter can't sleep with his wife
Meanwhile, Leicester City Council announces plans to remove £6m in deposits from under-fire bank
US bank settles claim that it charged Hispanics and blacks higher loan rates, but refuses to admit guilt
Lesbian cunnilingus and an emergency caesarean among the most complained about movie scenes
Olympic gossip: Fast food giant backs down on chip rules, anger over MP 100m final freebies
Opinion digest: the John Terry racial abuse trial and coalition wobbles
Pared-down eatery has limited choice, but makes up for it with quality, and a touch of the macabre
Opinion Digest: what happened to the People's Games? – and what should happen to Nick Clegg
Ex Barclays boss will still walk away with £2m, bank chairman Marcus Agius tells MPs
Olympic gossip: Bolt 'cryotherapy' option, Rogge says McDonald's and Coca-Cola are 'vital'
Britain's No 1 played some of the best tennis of his career but it wasn't enough
Olympic gossip: $10m-rated stallion to miss Greenwich event; US field stars a 'national embarrassment'
Opinion Digest: jobless graduates, Osborne v Balls plus Hilary Clinton for president
It wasn't just Diamond's prevarication – the MPs' questions were timid and ill-informed
Olympic gossip: Medals being stored with the crown jewels, Newham 'worse off' despite Games
Opinion Digest: Barclays scandal increases distrust; Cameron and Clegg are too inexperienced
Opinion Digest: the Richard O'Dwyer case and David Cameron's political mis-steps