April 24, 2019

Jet lagged Azarenka ousts Zvonareva, Kvitova through to Stuttgart quarters

Belarusian Victoria Azarenka made a winning return to Stuttgart with a 7-5 6-4 victory over Russia's Vera Zvonareva in what was an engrossing battle in the first round of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix on Wednesday.
April 24, 2019

Malaysian PM wants F1 return but circuit boss is in no hurry

Malaysia's prime minister has said he wants Formula One to return to the country but there have been no talks with the sport's owners, according to Sepang circuit boss Razlan Razali.
April 24, 2019

Olympique Lyonnais win 13th consecutive women’s league title

Olympique Lyonnais won a 13th consecutive French women's league title when they won 4-0 at Dijon on Wednesday to take an unassailable lead over Paris St Germain with one game left.
April 24, 2019

Facebook warns of $5bn hit over US regulator probe

Facebook has warned it could face a hit of up to $5bn as a result of an investigation by US regulators into its handling of user data.
April 24, 2019

Former SNP MP Natalie McGarry admits embezzling £25,000

A FORMER SNP MP has admitted embezzling more than £25,600 from pro-independence organisations.
April 24, 2019

English FA ditch champagne for cup winners

The Football Association (FA) will break with tradition and no longer hand out champagne to competition winners to avoid offending players whose religious beliefs prohibit alcohol consumption.
April 24, 2019

Juve to ditch stripes after 116 years?

First it was the club emblem, where the distinctive bull was removed to make way for a minimalist white letter J on a black background.
April 24, 2019

Atletico put Barca celebrations on ice with win over Valencia

Atletico Madrid delayed Barcelona's La Liga title celebrations by beating Valencia 3-2 at home in an entertaining game on Wednesday at a sparsely attended Wanda Metropolitano stadium.
April 24, 2019

WADA applauds unprecedented CAS ruling on Ukrainian sprinters

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) on Wednesday welcomed a recent Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) decision on two Ukrainian sprinters that it said sets a new precedent for catching athletes who choose to cheat.
April 24, 2019

EasyJet to stop offering nuts on flights

EasyJet is to stop offering nuts on flights and ban passengers from eating them on-board if a fellow traveller is allergic to them.
April 24, 2019

How to live longer: Five foods you should include in your diet to boost life expectancy

HOW TO live longer: The secret to long life is largely dependent upon diet. Eating the wrong foods can increase the risk of serious health problems developing, while eating the right ones can help protect against various conditions. Here are five food ...
April 24, 2019

Eczema: The oil-based treatment proven to reduce inflammation and repair skin

ECZEMA is a condition that causes a person’s skin to become sore, itchy, dry and cracked. While experts recommend emollients and steroid creams, these don’t always work for everyone. An alternative, natural remedy, which cold prove effective, contains ...