Alderweireld hopes derby winner can be Tottenham’s turning point

Tottenham’s derby hero Toby Alderweireld hopes the 2-1 win over Arsenal can be a turning point to help his side seal European qualification. Spurs revived their Europa League hopes with the victory over their rivals, which came courtesy of the…

Lampard on how City’s appeal impacts Chelsea’s Champions League hopes

Frank Lampard believes that Manchester City’s successful appeal against their two-year European ban has no impact whatsoever on his Chelsea side’s ability to qualify for the Champions League because their fate remains in their own hands. City successfully took their…

Government under pressure to act over Bahrain torture allegations

The UK government is under increasing pressure to intervene after Bahrain‘s highest court upheld death sentences handed down to two pro-democracy activists, whom human rights groups say were convicted based on confessions extracted through torture. On Monday the Court of…

Government under pressure to act over Bahrain torture allegations

The UK government is under increasing pressure to intervene after Bahrain‘s highest court upheld death sentences handed down to two pro-democracy activists, whom human rights groups say were convicted based on confessions extracted through torture. On Monday the Court of…

Washington Redskins confirm name change

The Washington Redskins have announced that they will retire the ‘Redskins’ nickname and logo after a “thorough review” following increased pressure from anti-racism groups. The NFL franchise confirmed that they were considering a name change at the start of this…

Donald Trump drives golf cart with caddie hanging off the back

Donald Trump wasn’t kidding when he said was going to play a “VERY fast” round of golf on the weekend. The president was seen driving a golf cart with the caddie hanging off the back as he played a few…

Broad casts long shadow over England’s first Test defeat

It’s no great industry secret to reveal that if a player is dropped and wants to get their side of the story across, their agent tends to do their bidding. Whatever the sport, the two key elements are the information…

Bournemouth still ‘alive’ in relegation fight, says Howe

Eddie Howe declared Bournemouth’s Premier League relegation scrap “alive” after an astonishing second-half fightback shocked Champions League-chasing Leicester. Dominic Solanke ended his top-flight goal drought with a timely brace as the struggling Cherries dragged themselves back from the brink to…

Poland’s anti-LGBT president Andrzej Duda wins re-election – officials

Poland‘s presidential election has been won by the incumbent Andrej Duda from the right-wing Law and Justice party (PiS), near-complete results showed. The election commission said that Mr Duda had won 51.2 per cent of the vote with results from…

‘Most if not all’ pop-up cycle lanes in London could be made permanent

Most “if not all” of the new emergency cycle lanes built in London in the aftermath of the coronavirus lockdown could become permanent, the city’s new transport boss has said. Andy Byford, who took over as commissioner of Transport for…