August 29, 2018

The life and times of Sir Alex to make it to the big screen

ABERDEEN and Manchester United legend Sir Alex Ferguson is to be the subject of a documentary about his life.
August 29, 2018

Real Madrid re-sign forward Mariano

Real Madrid have re-signed forward Mariano Diaz from French side Olympique Lyonnais on a five-year contract, the Spanish club said on Wednesday.
August 29, 2018

Thousands of businesses have £32m slashed from rates bills after huge outcry

MORE than 4,000 firms have had £32 million slashed from their rates bills following an outcry over crippling hikes.
August 29, 2018

Tennis-Not for sale – U.S. Open’s iconic venue names

The U.S. Open will not sell the naming rights to the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, Arthur Ashe or Louis Armstrong stadiums despite just completing an expensive 5-year, $600 million (461.47 million pounds)renovation project, tournament organi...
August 29, 2018

Pointless to hunt for Salmond clype, says ALAN COCHRANE

A stunned silence engulfed the senior ranks of the Scottish National Party last night at the astonishing news that Alex Salmond has dramatically resigned from the party. His move follows what he clearly sees as some form of high level conspiracy agains...
August 29, 2018

Hot weather to scorch £320m retail sales

British retailers are preparing for a £320m hit to their collective bottom line in September, as predicted high temperatures torch their sales.
August 29, 2018

Former U.S. captain Dempsey retires

Former United States captain Clint Dempsey has announced his retirement from professional soccer, his club Seattle Sounders said on Wednesday.
August 29, 2018

U.S. Open regrets Cornet’s warning for shirt change

The U.S. Open has said it regrets that French player Alize Cornet was given a warning for removing her shirt during a match following complaints that the decision was sexist.
August 29, 2018

Champions League draw factbox

The draw for a new-look Champions League group stage, featuring more teams from Europe's top five leagues and fewer representatives from the smaller ones, takes place in Monaco on Thursday (1600 GMT).
August 29, 2018

‘Scallop wars’: British fishermen ‘had every right to be there’

Theresa May has called for an "amicable solution" to the ongoing row between French and British fisherman after their dispute over scallops turned violent.
August 29, 2018

Cameron lines up ex-CIC exec for China fund role

David Cameron, the former Prime Minister, is lining up a former executive at China's sovereign wealth fund to join a new investment firm that will back trade links between Britain and the world's second-biggest economy.
August 29, 2018

Ambris in Windies squad for two test series in India

Eight months after a nightmare debut test series, opening batsman Sunil Ambris returns to the West Indies squad for their two tests in India in October.