The week in pictures
The week in pictures
A French soldier in Paris was last night stabbed in the neck by a man who fled and is being sought by police.
BRITISH counter-terrorism police last night arrested three men on suspicion of conspiracy to murder over the killing of Drummer Lee Rigby.
Authorities in Burma's Rakhine state have imposed a two-child limit for Muslim Rohingya families, a policy that does not apply to Buddhists in the area and comes amid accusations of ethnic cleansing in the aftermath of sectarian violence.
She owned the 1990s... but then she disappeared (due in no small part to that unfortunate shoplifting incident). Now, Ms Ryder is back with quite the bang in her latest role, as the wife of a notorious real-life Mob hitman.
THE iconic, flame-haired dancer, who moved her long limbs at the speed of lightning as she quick-stepped across the Eurovision stage to the beat of traditional music, feels a world apart today from the person she was back then.
Veteran director Roman Polanski says the birth control pill has had a "masculinising" effect on women and that the levelling of the sexes is "idiotic", in comments made at the Cannes Film Festival.
Investigators are looking into claims made by actress Amanda Bynes that New York Police Department officers sexually assaulted her when she was charged after allegedly throwing a marijuana bong out of the window of her 36th-floor Manhattan apartment.
Kevin Jonas has confessed he's pleased to be able to watch back arguments with his wife Danielle Deleasa on their reality TV series Married To Jonas.
Michael Shannon has confessed he still can't believe he will be in a Superman film.
US rock band Stone Temple Pilots have accused former frontman Scott Weiland of misusing the group's name to further his solo career.
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After spending years restoring his 900-acre estate in Tuscany, the pop star Sting pictured, is to throw open its doors – at a price – to anyone who wants to hire it for weddings or parties.
Mel Giedroyc has revealed that she once kissed Dermot O'Leary at a work party.