October 23, 2018

EU rules still ‘essential’ for UK’s farmers after Brexit

EU rules designed to prevent diseases in the UK's plants and animals will still have to be followed after Brexit, a report has concluded.
October 23, 2018

Argentina FA abandons plan for outside investment in clubs

BUENOS AIRES - The Argentine FA (AFA) says it has withdrawn a proposal to permit clubs to change their ownership rules and open themselves up to outside investment.
October 23, 2018

Beautiful Boy review: Sentimental addiction drama goes for gloss over true grit

In some respects the frank sentimentality of Beautiful Boy can be viewed as a strength, but the film suffers from a certain superficiality, as if determined not to tell us more than the real-life story.
October 23, 2018

UK border ‘not ready for no-deal Brexit’ – report

The UK border may not be ready for a "no-deal" Brexit scenario, according to the National Audit Office.
October 23, 2018

Canadian rapper dies during video shoot stunt gone wrong

Jon James McMurray was walking and rapping along the wing of a plane when he fell.
October 23, 2018

Sport funding model ‘broken’, say Australian Olympic champions

Swimmer Ian Thorpe headlined a who's who of Australian Olympic champions calling for more government spending on elite sport on Wednesday, writing in an open letter that the current funding model was "broken".
October 23, 2018

Lopetegui guaranteed to be Real coach against Barca – Butragueno

Under-fire coach Julen Lopetegui will still be in charge of Real Madrid for Sunday's 'Clasico' away to arch rivals Barcelona, club director Emilio Butragueno said after an unconvincing 2-1 win over Viktoria Plzen in the Champions League on Tuesday.
October 23, 2018

FIFA head says Qatar World Cup to be best yet

FIFA President Gianni Infantino hailed Qatar's progress on infrastructure ahead of its 2022 World Cup and said the tournament is poised to be the best one yet during a visit to the next host nation on Tuesday.
October 23, 2018

Real end winless run against Plzen but doubts remain

Real Madrid snapped a run of five games without victory by earning a 2-1 win at home to Viktoria Plzen in the Champions League on Tuesday yet were still booed off the pitch by their own supporters after an unconvincing performance.
October 23, 2018

Moulton engineers Finncap merger and float

The veteran financier Jon Moulton is hatching plans for a merger of Finncap, the City broker, with a deals adviser founded by Lord Leigh, a former Conservative Party treasurer.
October 23, 2018

Juve take charge of Group H with win at Man United

An impressive Juventus beat Manchester United 1-0 at Old Trafford on Tuesday to take command of Champions League Group H with a maximum nine points from three games and demonstrate just how far Jose Mourinho's side are from Europe's elite.
October 23, 2018

Late Mazraoui strike seals win for Ajax over Benfica

Noussair Mazraoui scored an injury-time winner as Ajax claimed what could be a vital 1-0 win over Benfica in their Champions League Group E clash at the Johan Cruyff Arena on Tuesday.