January 16, 2019

TV silly season cut short as broadcasters battle fierce competition

Launching a major show in mid-January was once unthinkable. Now, the commercial networks have little choice.
January 16, 2019

New sanctions for selling real fur as faux

UK clothing retailers have been told they face penalties if they are found to be misleading customers about the origin of fur on their products.
January 16, 2019

Green Book hits a bump in the road

Golden Globe winning film Green Book has run into controversey.
January 16, 2019

Steve Price: Sam Dastyari is playing a game after drug confession

An ex-pollie canvassing for votes? Surely not!
January 16, 2019

Turkish prosecutor seeks extradition of NBA’s Kanter over Gulen links – Anadolu

Turkish prosecutors are seeking the extradition of New York Knicks centre Enes Kanter over his links to the U.S.-based cleric accused of orchestrating a failed coup in 2016, state-owned Anadolu news agency said.
January 16, 2019

Monaco frustrated as Wenger boys draw in Ligue 1

Thierry Henry's Monaco stretched their winless run in Ligue 1 to four games as they drew 1-1 with Patrick Vieira's Nice on Wednesday as the two former Arsenal greats did battle in the dugout.
January 16, 2019

Monaco to build ‘Centre for sporting excellence’, investing €55 million

Ligue 1 Monaco are investing in a brand new 'Centre for sporting excellence' featuring three football pitches, as well as a fitness and medical centre from the 2020-21 season, the Ligue 1 club said on Wednesday.
January 16, 2019

Macaulay Culkin defends Michael Jackson friendship: He ‘wanted to make sure I wasn’t alone’

The star has spoken out about his time with Jackson ahead of a new documentary set to reignite focus on sexual abuse allegations against the late singer.
January 16, 2019

Girona knock Atletico out of Copa del Rey in six-goal thriller

Atletico Madrid crashed out of the Copa del Rey to Girona on Wednesday following a highly entertaining 3-3 draw at home to the Catalan side, who sneaked through to the quarter-finals on away goals after the tie finished 4-4 on aggregate.
January 16, 2019

Ronaldo secures Italian Super Cup glory for Juventus

Cristiano Ronaldo’s second-half goal secured a record eighth Italian Super Cup victory for Juventus as they beat AC Milan 1-0 in the Saudi Arabian city of Jeddah on Wednesday.
January 16, 2019

Teaser drops for surprise new Ghostbusters sequel from director Jason Reitman

Reitman, the Oscar-nominated director of Juno, is the son of original Ghostbusters director/producer Ivan Reitman.
January 16, 2019

Tom Kerridge Fresh Start: Chef shares recipe for healthy pizzas with a crispy base

TOM KERRIDGE’s Fresh Start was on again on BBC Two this evening, and during the show the chef shared a recipe for healthy pizza with a perfectly crispy base.