Igor Kolomoisky, billionaire and governor of the Dnipropetrovsk region:   legal dispute in London involving three of Ukraine’s richest men was settled out of court on Friday. Photograph: Valentyn Ogirenko/Reuters

A $2 billion (€1.85 billion) legal dispute involving three of Ukraine’s wealthiest and most powerful oligarchs and centring on wealth amassed after th(...)

Glenn Frey of the Eagles performs at Madison Square Garden in New York on May 28th, 2008. Photograph: Chang Lee/The New York Times

Tributes have been paid to Eagles frontman Glenn Frey after he died at the age of 67. He died in New York from complications of rheumatoid arthriti(...)

Thin Lizzy: Phil Lynott at the Hammersmith Odeon, in London, in 1976. Photograph: Erica Echenberg/Redferns

My preteen experience with music in Canada was limited to a (pretty deadly) stack of vinyls owned by my dad and a series of petrol-pump loyalty-point (...)

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2016 is already shaping up to be a bumper year for albums, as top-level pop stars and rock bands get their respective fingers out and tussle for the (...)

Donald Trump autographs the chest of a female supporter at Wednesday’s  Virginia rally. Photograph: Gary Cameron/Reuters

Hours before his arrival, the barn-like building at the Prince William County Fairground was heaving with a few hundred people, listening to the songs(...)

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Sir Elton John’s publicist said he and Russian president Vladimir Putin had been in contact, but a spokesman for Mr Putin later denied a conversation had taken place. File photograph: PA Wire

Elton John said he would attend a gay pride parade in Moscow during a hoax call with a man he believed to be Vladimir Putin. The singer said it was an(...)

The Kremlin has denied that Russian President Vladimir Putin was in contact with pop singer Elton John. Photograph: Getty

It was a story that seemed almost too good to be true. Russia’s president, Vladimir Putin, celebrated for his macho bravura, and pop star Elton John, (...)

Elton John has revealed he has spoken to Vladimir Putin, after requesting a meeting to discuss Russia’s anti-gay environment. Photograph: Getty

Elton John has revealed he has spoken to Vladimir Putin, after requesting a meeting to discuss Russia’s anti-gay environment. The Rocket Man singer, 6(...)

Sir Elton John meets Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko in Kiev. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

Sir Elton John has said he wants to hold talks with Vladimir Putin over what he called the Russian president’s “ridiculous” stance on gay rights. (...)