Madonna has denied she was struck by Sean Penn during the course of their marriage in the 1980s, as she offered evidence on Penn’s behalf for his defamation case against the co-creator of the TV show Empire.
Coldplay and Justin Bieber are to perform live at the Brit awards on 24 February, though – sadly – not together. Coldplay, who will also headline the halftime show at the 50th Super Bowl on 7 Februry, return to the Brits for the first time since 2013.
First came the set-up; now it’s the payoff. After a tidal wave of hype, promotion and anticipation, Star Wars: The Force Awakens has finally gone on general release.
A compelling documentary about the 2014 Mount Everest climbing season and the ensuing tragedy that takes place.
Our wine critic scours the shelves for the best bottles for experts
These classic Italian biscuits are super-crunchy and great for dipping in coffee, but should you bake them twice? And is a low oven temperature sufficient?
From A Christmas Carol to The Snowman, Matt Haig picks the books that will put even the most bah-humbuggiest Scrooge into a festive mood
If you’re serving salmon this Christmas, should you play it safe with traditional oak-smoked or take a gamble on maple syrup, seaweed or even whisky and ‘gold’ varieties? We put this year’s supermarket offerings to the test
Ditch perfectionism, be clear about what you want and take a bigger risk next year – try these five ways to cultivate success
Raising beef cattle requires 160 times more land and causes 11 times more greenhouse gas emissions when compared to crops like wheat, rice or potatoes
Had his life turned out differently, this night, billed Gucci Mane and Friends, could have been an anniversary show. His debut album, Trap House, a basic template for Atlanta’s homegrown subgenre trap rap, turned 10 in May of last year.
The actor Idris Elba has again downplayed his chances of donning the tuxedo of British super-spy James Bond.
The Beatles at the Hollywood Bowl is the black sheep of the Fab Four recordings.