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AC/DC have not spoken to Phil Rudd since his arrest: 'That guy needs to sort himself out'

Angus Young revealed the band have had 'problems' with the drummer

Singer Patti Smith attends Pope Francis' weekly Vatican audience in St. Peter's Square

Pope Francis invites Patti Smith to play at Vatican Christmas concert

The 'Godmother of Punk' will perform in Rome on 13 December

'When Nirvana first got popular, my father, who was a classically trained musician and a writer, called me and said, ‘Hey, you know this isn’t going to last, right?' (Victoria Will/Invision/AP)

Dave Grohl wades into the great Spotify debate: 'I don't f**king care, I'm playing Wembley'

The Foo Fighters frontman has differing views to those of Taylor Swift

Dot Cotton, played by June Brown, takes part in the EastEnders charity calendar for BBC Children in Need

Children in Need 2014: Dot Cotton strips off to be pin-up girl for EastEnders charity calendar

June Brown has taken part in a fun idea to raise funds for the annual appeal

Band Aid 30 are releasing a new version of 'Do They Know It's Christmas?'

Band Aid 30 song and music video to premiere on The X Factor results show this Sunday

The new charity single to help fight Ebola will be released on Monday

This year's I'm A Celebrity contestants

I'm A Celebrity 2014: Viewers to decide contestants' fate before they enter the jungle

One group of celebrities will be sent to the dreaded 'Celebrity Slammer'

Strictly Come Dancing will be back for a Christmas special on Christmas Day

Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special 2014: Sophie Ellis-Bextor and Rachel Stevens among returning celebrities

Sir Bruce Forsyth will be coming out of retirement to host with Tess Daly

Helen Mirren as Queen Elizabeth I in Peter Morgan's play 'The Audience'

New Netflix original series The Crown will see Stephen Daldry take on the Queen again

Peter Morgan and Andy Harries are reuniting with Daldry for the show

US actor James Franco

James Franco releases preview of new Smiths-inspired album with band Daddy

Rolling Stone has described the teaser as a 'hazy grooving track'

Pete Doherty and Caral Barat of The Libertines performs on stage at British Summer Time Festival at Hyde Park

The Libertines new album: Carl Barat and Pete Doherty have five new songs 'on the work bench'

Barat has been visiting Doherty in rehab in Thailand and writing songs

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Kenyans still waiting for justice over Mau Mau uprising

Thousands join class action over Britain's role in the emergency
Isis in Iraq: The trauma of the last six months has overwhelmed the remaining Christians in the country

The last Christians in Iraq

After 2,000 years, a community will try anything – including pretending to convert to Islam – to avoid losing everything, says Patrick Cockburn
Black Friday: Helpful discounts for Christmas shoppers, or cynical marketing by desperate retailers?

Helpful discounts for Christmas shoppers, or cynical marketing by desperate retailers?

Britain braced for Black Friday
Bill Cosby's persona goes from America's dad to date-rape drugs

From America's dad to date-rape drugs

Stories of Bill Cosby's alleged sexual assaults may have circulated widely in Hollywood, but they came as a shock to fans, says Rupert Cornwell
Clare Balding: 'Women's sport is kicking off at last'

Clare Balding: 'Women's sport is kicking off at last'

As fans flock to see England women's Wembley debut against Germany, the TV presenter on an exciting 'sea change'
Oh come, all ye multi-faithful: The Christmas jumper is in fashion, but should you wear your religion on your sleeve?

Oh come, all ye multi-faithful

The Christmas jumper is in fashion, but should you wear your religion on your sleeve?
Dr Charles Heatley: The GP off to do battle in the war against Ebola

The GP off to do battle in the war against Ebola

Dr Charles Heatley on joining the NHS volunteers' team bound for Sierra Leone
Flogging vlogging: First video bloggers conquered YouTube. Now they want us to buy their books

Flogging vlogging

First video bloggers conquered YouTube. Now they want us to buy their books
Saturday Night Live vs The Daily Show: US channels wage comedy star wars

Saturday Night Live vs The Daily Show

US channels wage comedy star wars
When is a wine made in Piedmont not a Piemonte wine? When EU rules make Italian vineyards invisible

When is a wine made in Piedmont not a Piemonte wine?

When EU rules make Italian vineyards invisible
Look what's mushrooming now! Meat-free recipes and food scandals help one growing sector

Look what's mushrooming now!

Meat-free recipes and food scandals help one growing sector
Neil Findlay is more a pink shrimp than a red firebrand

More a pink shrimp than a red firebrand

The vilification of the potential Scottish Labour leader Neil Findlay shows how one-note politics is today, says DJ Taylor
Bill Granger recipes: Tenderstem broccoli omelette; Fried eggs with Mexican-style tomato and chilli sauce; Pan-fried cavolo nero with soft-boiled egg

Oeuf quake

Bill Granger's cracking egg recipes
Terry Venables: Wayne Rooney is roaring again and the world knows that England are back

Terry Venables column

Wayne Rooney is roaring again and the world knows that England are back
Michael Calvin: Abject leadership is allowing football’s age-old sores to fester

Abject leadership is allowing football’s age-old sores to fester

Those at the top are allowing the same issues to go unchallenged, says Michael Calvin