March 15, 2019

Man gets deadly brain infection after cleaning his ears with cotton buds

He caught necrotising otitis externa after a piece of the cotton became lodged in his ear
March 15, 2019

European clubs say will boycott FIFA’s Club World Cup

Europe's top clubs say they will boycott FIFA's proposed new Club World Cup, leaving FIFA president Gianni Infantino's latest plans in serious doubt and risking a major split in the world game.
March 15, 2019

Trade wars are growing over the digital economy – and developing countries are shaping the agenda

Despite the growing role of data and technology in the world economy, there are very few rules to govern digital trade.
March 15, 2019

What Red Nose Day tells us about the need for comic relief in the modern workplace

From bake sales to office Olympics, fundraising for Red Nose Day can boost staff morale and lets employees support a good cause.
March 15, 2019

Liverpool’s Henderson out of Fulham clash with ankle injury

Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson will miss Sunday's Premier League match at Fulham after failing to shake off an ankle injury, manager Juergen Klopp said on Friday.
March 15, 2019

Isco, Koke and Saul out as Luis Enrique names experimental Spain squad

Spain coach Luis Enrique has dropped Real Madrid midfielder Isco and Atletico Madrid pair Koke and Saul from his squad for the upcoming Euro 2020 qualifiers against Norway and Malta while handing a return to Sevilla veteran Jesus Navas.
March 15, 2019

Champions League quarter-final draw

The following is the draw for the Champions League quarter-finals made by UEFA on Friday.
March 15, 2019

Lukaku faces late fitness test for FA Cup quarter-final at Wolves

Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku has a foot problem and faces a late fitness test ahead of Saturday's FA Cup quarter-final clash at Wolverhampton Wanderers, manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said on Friday.
March 15, 2019

Wagamama gives new owner food for thought

Investors in the Restaurant Group have not had much to smile about during recent years.
March 15, 2019

Highlights: Super Rugby week five

Hooker Folau Fainga'a scored two tries, both from close range, as the Brumbies held off the Waratahs in a tight encounter in Canberra where neither side were able to dominate in the face of strong defences and big tackles.
March 15, 2019

Vettel says lacking confidence after wobbly practice

Four-times champion Sebastian Vettel sounded an early alarm bell for Ferrari at Formula One's season-opening Australian Grand Prix, saying he was lacking confidence in his car after a disappointing run in Friday practice.
March 15, 2019

Interserve faces administration as bank rescue rejected

Outsourcing firm Interserve is on the verge of administration after investors rejected a rescue deal that would have seen their holdings slashed and lenders seize control.