October 19, 2018

Asian family buys £475m London office group LEO

A portfolio of upmarket serviced offices in London is finally being sold for about £475m to a wealthy Asian family two years after its owners launched an auction of the business.
October 19, 2018

Police hunt for killers of rare bird shot and dumped in a river

POLICE have launched an investigation into the death of a rare goshawk, thought to have been shot at close range and dumped in a river. The protected bird of prey, a female hatched in Angus in 2014, is thought to have been trapped and blasted with a sh...
October 19, 2018

China economic growth slowest since global crash

China's economy has grown at its slowest pace since the global financial crisis as the trade war with the US and moves to tackle mounting debt starts to bite.
October 19, 2018

Abdul Qadir’s son gets Australia PM XI nod

Usman Qadir, the son of Pakistan spin-bowling great Abdul, was named in a Prime Minister's XI to face South Africa on Friday, inching a little closer to his goal of one day representing Australia.
October 19, 2018

Gracia keen to extend Watford stay

Watford manager Javi Gracia confirmed talks over extending his contract have been positive as he sees himself putting down roots at Vicarage Road.
October 19, 2018

Ex-Australia boss Postecoglou doubtful on Bolt’s football hopes

Former Australia coach Ange Postecoglou has cast doubt on Usain Bolt's hopes of re-inventing himself as a soccer player and earning a professional A-League contract at the age of 32.
October 19, 2018

Cher genius as pop diva turns back time

With a list of achievements that stretches from '60s pop to '70s disco and '80s rock to '90s dance, satisfactorily condensing the lot into a single concert is a big ask for Cher.
October 19, 2018

West Ham’s Wilshere suffers injury setback, Carroll back in training

West Ham United midfielder Jack Wilshere's return after an ankle surgery has been pushed back but in an welcome boost striker Andy Carroll was back training on the pitch, manager Manuel Pellegrini has said.
October 19, 2018

Boot camp casts shadow over Chinese Super League run-in

China's latest attempt to end their long World Cup exile is casting a long shadow over the last few weeks of the Chinese Super League season, with title hopefuls Shanghai SIPG among clubs to have lost players to an under-25 boot camp.
October 19, 2018

Kung-fu witchery conjures stage magic for the whole family

Barking Gecko's A Ghost in My Suitcase at Melbourne Festival is a superb stage adaptation of a much-loved children's book.
October 19, 2018

UEFA investigating crowd trouble during PSG-Red Star game

UEFA have launched an investigation into crowd disturbances that marred Paris St Germain's 6-1 Champions League win over Red Star Belgrade this month, European soccer's governing body has said.
October 19, 2018

Chloe Hooper: Investigating the culpability and motive of an arsonist

Chloe Hooper's new book is an account of the investigation into the Churchill fires, the prosecution of the perpetrator, and an investigation into why a simple man diagnosed in his forties as being on the autism spectrum would do such a thing.