August 22, 2018

Saudi Aramco stock market listing halted – report

Saudi Arabia has called off its plans to float oil giant Aramco on its stock exchange and internationally, according to a report. 
August 22, 2018

Phil Collins to bring Not Dead Yet tour to Australia in January

The famed drummer and singer will make five stops down under.
August 22, 2018

NZ’s Barrett, Laumape given starts in Franks’ 100th test

Jordie Barrett and Ngani Laumape have been called into an otherwise unchanged All Blacks starting side for their second match of the Rugby Championship against Australia in Auckland on Saturday.
August 22, 2018

Ex-Brazilian soccer boss gets 4 years in U.S. prison in FIFA probe

A former president of Brazil's soccer federation was sentenced on Wednesday by a U.S. judge to four years in prison after being convicted on corruption charges related to the bribery scandal at FIFA, the sport's governing body.
August 22, 2018

Man who stole Christmas is spared prison

A DELIVERY driver has dodged prison for stealing Christmas presents because investigators could not work out the total value of the items he made off with.
August 22, 2018

Tennis – China’s Li headlines Hall of Fame nominations

China's Li Na, a twice Grand Slam winner who is credited with creating a surge of interest in the sport in her country, headlined the list of eight candidates up for induction into the International Tennis Hall of Fame.
August 22, 2018

Tennis – Kyrgios brings talent to another level, says Evert

Nick Kyrgios has a level of talent perhaps never seen before, former champion Chris Evert says of the Australian player who will start next week's U.S. Open a relatively lowly 30th seed.
August 22, 2018

Coffee delivery drones could predict when you need a cup

IBM has filed a patent for coffee delivery drones that can predict when you need a drink.
August 22, 2018

Bike-sharing app threatens to pull out of Manchester

A bike-sharing firm is threatening to pull out of Manchester due to an increase in theft and vandalism.
August 22, 2018

India call up Shaw, Vihari for last two tests in England

Uncapped batsmen Prithvi Shaw and Hanuma Vihari have been included in India's squad for the final two tests against England, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) said on Wednesday.
August 22, 2018

Goldman Sachs commits to UK despite Brexit

Investment bank Goldman Sachs has agreed to sell and leaseback its new headquarters in a boost for London as Britain leaves the EU.
August 22, 2018

Aretha Franklin left no will or trust, setting up public hearing

The finances of the intensely private singer will soon become very public in a Michigan court.