Matilda Battersby is Online Arts Editor for www.independent.co.uk. She writes arts breaking news, features, music and theatre reviews and lifestyle pieces.
19 August 2013 11:07 AM
The pop singer accused Perez of stalking her, which he denies and claims is 'defamatory' and 'utterly false'
19 August 2013 08:47 AM
He’s used to playing culinary good cop to John Torode’s bad cop in the BBC’s popular cooking competition MasterChef.
Monkey business? Pensioner behind botched Christ fresco raises £43,000 for charity as her artwork becomes major tourist attraction
14 August 2013 09:54 AM
The 19th Century piece by Elias Garcia Martinez was re-Christened "Ecco Mono" (Behold the Monkey) after Cecilia Gimenez's unsolicited 'restoration' last year
14 August 2013 09:18 AM
A Sky broadband advert starring Die Hard actor Bruce Willis has been banned for misleading customers.
09 August 2013 10:14 AM
Liam Gallagher's band Beady Eye have been forced to cancel their performance at V Festival while their guitarist recovers from a head injury.
Oprah Winfrey 'victim of racism' in Switzerland: Billionaire told she can't afford expensive handbag at exclusive Zurich store
09 August 2013 09:45 AM
Swiss boutique apologises after being accused of racism by the world’s most celebrated talk show host
09 August 2013 08:51 AM
Despite a successful crowdfunding campaign to which fans contributed $60,000 towards the actresses' treatment, Black died of complications from ampullary cancer
08 August 2013 09:58 AM
Rolf Harris has been dropped from Channel 5 television show Animal Clinic just days after he was arrested for the second time over allegations of sexual offences.
07 August 2013 02:55 PM
The company which owns the rights to the 1972 porn film has filed a $10 million lawsuit against producers of the feature film starring Amanda Seyfried
07 August 2013 08:44 AM
Hollywood actor Dustin Hoffman is reportedly doing well after being successfully treated for cancer.
- 1 French café starts charging extra to rude customers
- 2 Sun will 'flip upside down' within weeks, says Nasa
- 3 Australia incest case: Severely deformed children found in remote farming community after generations of inbreeding
- 4 Physicists discover 'clearest evidence yet' that the Universe is a hologram
- 5 Fox News presenter tells viewers it is a 'fact' that both Jesus and Santa Claus are white