There is a relentlessness about this title race that it is impossible not to admire. Liverpool, playing catch up after Manchester City’s victory 24 hours earlier, once again did everything that was asked
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday “several” US citizens died in a series of explosions in Sri Lanka that killed at least 207 people and left 450 injured. That toll was expected to rise. Thirty-six
• Lyon 2-1 Chelsea (Eriksson 27og, Henry 35; Cuthbert 72) • Chelsea’s Magda Eriksson scores second own goal within a week Emma Hayes had warned in midweek that Chelsea “always score an away goal” and,
Stephen Smith’s case sparked outrage after his benefits were cut and he was told to find a job A man with multiple debilitating illnesses who was denied benefits and deemed fit to work, sparking a national
As long ago as October the smart money was on Leinster and Saracens contesting the Champions Cup final and a brutal Anglo-Irish slugfest duly awaits. On the evidence of this weekend’s semi-finals there
Ole Gunnar Solskjær questioned the desire of Manchester United’s players and admitted some will not feature in his plans for a successful reign at Old Trafford after suffering a 4-0 humbling at Everton.
Political and religious leaders across the world have rushed to condemn the killing of more than 200 people in a wave of bombings that targeted churches and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday.
This was supposed to be the banker. The relatively easy one, at home against a team who had hit the magic 40 points and would be forgiven if they had sandals and sunglasses at the ready. Of all the hurdles
It may be apocryphal, but there is enduring value in the story of the headline in a small antipodean newspaper that in the 19th century became agitated by events in Crimea: “We warn the Tsar.” The story
Elections to the European parliament can be awkward for admirers of the EU. A ballot in every member state is the most directly democratic feature of the union’s institutional architecture and such a should,
Petro Poroshenko has conceded defeat in Ukraine’s presidential election as exit polls suggested an overwhelming victory for Volodymyr Zelenskiy, an actor and comedian who has no political experience other
My first reaction was panic. As I woke up to the horrific scenes from churches and hotels in Sri Lanka; to news of the dead, dying and injured, on a day of Christian celebration, I desperately rang loved
Exclusive: Prisoners are being left awaiting adequate treatment for up to half a year Prisoners with severe mental health problems are waiting up to six months to be transferred to hospital to get treatment,
Johanna Konta and Katie Boulter, players of vastly contrasting styles and temperament but united in a common purpose, steered Great Britain back to the elite world group of women’s international team for
Teaching officials angry that children are having to attend revision classes over holidays Children at hundreds of primary schools in England are being asked to attend Sats revision classes over the Easter
Set back from a strip of golden sand and the shimmering sea, beyond the groves of palm trees heavy with coconuts, the Roman Catholic church in the small town of Negombo had been a place of calm devotion
A 47-year-old man has been arrested after racist graffiti was scrawled outside a mosque entrance in Lancashire. Police had received three reports of graffiti being written on a gatepost at the Masjid mosque
The Sri Lankan government blocked access to social media sites in the aftermath of the attacks that killed at least 207 people, in a bid to stop a spread of misinformation that could lead to further violence.
Thomas Cook, Britain’s oldest package holiday operator, could be split up in a takeover that may lead to its high street stores and package deals being bought by a Chinese conglomerate. The company, which
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