Arts and Entertainment Robert De Niro and Sylvester Stallone attend the 'Grudge Match' Rome Premiere

The screenplay is as sclerotic and slow moving as its two punch drunk leads

Games Review: Punch-Out!!

Wii, Nintendo, £44.99

Tyson's four-year-old daughter dies after accident

The four-year-old daughter of former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson has died after being found with a cord around her neck in an apparent accident at her home, police said last night.

Mike Tyson's daughter 'critical after mishap'

Former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson's four-year-old daughter is in critical condition after she was found with a cord around her neck following an accident, according to media reports yesterday.

Pandora: Paxman's peaceful dinner with Howard

Could Jeremy Paxman be softening in his latest incarnation as housework-loving champion of supportive underwear?

Ricky Hatton: Bit between my teeth to stun world

Hatton has a bullet-riddled ex-coke dealer in his corner but is in the shape of his life to claim global pound-for-pound crown. Alan Hubbard speaks to Ricky Hatton

Kadyrov used Kremlin blessing to eliminate enemies and take office

When Akhmat Kadyrov was assassinated in May 2004, his son Ramzan travelled to the Kremlin for a meeting with Vladimir Putin. In bizarre televised images at the end of the meeting, Mr Putin offered Ramzan his condolences and squeezed the hand of the young, ginger-bearded Chechen who became the first person ever to turn up to the Kremlin wearing a sky-blue tracksuit.

A compilation of Russell Brand's radio shows reveals there's life after 'Sachsgate'

I've no doubt that some critics of Russell Brand might suggest that a portion of the monies received for his new four-disc compilation, The Best of What's Legal, charting his former Radio 2 show, should be diverted to pay the BBC's £150,000 fine that arose from "Sachsgate". Indeed, the compilation is introduced by Brand almost as if it were the case for the defence, reminding us how the show spent most of the time teetering on the brink of anarchy and mischief before being engulfed by it.

Tyson: The documentary

As a film about the notorious former world heavyweight champion is released in Britain, Kaleem Aftab explains why pugilism always packs such a punch on the big screen

The Damned United, Tom Hooper, 97 mins, 15<br>Knowing, Alex Proyas, 121 mins, 15<br>Martyrs, Pascal Laugier, 95 mins, 18

Michael Sheen's latest reincarnation as Brian Clough is strong on Seventies nostalgia but doesn't reveal much about the man

An unlikely new type of Hollywood hero

Battered, bruised and more than a little flawed, Hollywood&rsquo;s current crop of leading men is breaking the mould. It&rsquo;s a sign of the times, says Rosamund Witcher

Joan Smith: Free speech has to be for all, Home Secretary

We have to nothing to fear from listening to Wilders

Reg Gutteridge: Commentator known as ITV's 'Voice of Boxing'

For four decades, Reg Gutteridge was commercial television's Voice of Boxing, sitting at the ringside with the microphone held to his mouth to commentate on the big fights during an era that featured stars such as Muhammad Ali, Joe Frazier, George Foreman, Henry Cooper, Joe Bugner, John Conteh, Sugar Ray Leonard, Nigel Benn, Chris Eubank, Lennox Lewis and Frank Bruno.

Boxing: Travelling tyros settle in for white-knuckle ride

Gypsy kings in the making are proud of their scrapping roots as they turn pro

Capital performance: The London Film Festival

The London Film Festival just gets better. In a year when Cannes and Venice disappointed, the BFI is offering us Bond, Bush, the best of British, and a choice selection of documentary and world cinema.
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The air strikes were tragically real

The children were playing in the street with toy guns
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Britain as others see us

Boozy, ignorant, intolerant, but very polite
Countries that don’t survey their tigers risk losing them altogether

Countries that don’t survey their tigers risk losing them

Jonathon Porritt sounds the alarm
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How did our legends really begin?

Applying the theory of evolution to the world's many mythologies
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Lambrusco is back on the menu

Naff Seventies corner-shop staple is this year's Aperol Spritz
A new Russian revolution: Cracks start to appear in Putin’s Kremlin power bloc

A new Russian revolution

Cracks start to appear in Putin’s Kremlin power bloc
Eugene de Kock: Apartheid’s sadistic killer that his country cannot forgive

Apartheid’s sadistic killer that his country cannot forgive

The debate rages in South Africa over whether Eugene de Kock should ever be released from jail
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Standing my ground

If sitting is bad for your health, what happens when you stay on your feet for a whole month?
Commonwealth Games 2014: Dai Greene prays for chance to rebuild after injury agony

Greene prays for chance to rebuild after injury agony

Welsh hurdler was World, European and Commonwealth champion, but then the injuries crept in
Israel-Gaza conflict: Secret report helps Israelis to hide facts

Patrick Cockburn: Secret report helps Israel to hide facts

The slickness of Israel's spokesmen is rooted in directions set down by pollster Frank Luntz
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The man who dared to go on holiday

New York's mayor has taken a vacation - in a nation that has still to enforce paid leave, it caused quite a stir, reports Rupert Cornwell
Best comedians: How the professionals go about their funny business, from Sarah Millican to Marcus Brigstocke

Best comedians: How the professionals go about their funny business

For all those wanting to know how stand-ups keep standing, here are some of the best moments
The Guest List 2014: Forget the Man Booker longlist, Literary Editor Katy Guest offers her alternative picks

The Guest List 2014

Forget the Man Booker longlist, Literary Editor Katy Guest offers her alternative picks
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Jokes on Hollywood

With comedy film audiences shrinking, it’s time to move on