May 21, 2019

Hamilton says Lauda was a ‘bright light’ in his life

Five times Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton hailed Niki Lauda on Tuesday as "a bright light" in his life and said he would not have moved to Mercedes without the late Austrian's involvement.
May 21, 2019

Designed by committee, Toyota’s Japan Taxi becomes an expensive Olympic symbol

Toyota Motor's Japan Taxi, born in a government committee and designed to be an all-things-to-all-people cab, has become a high-priced icon of Tokyo's budget-busting 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
May 21, 2019

Annalise Johnstone: Dad slams not proven verdict in murder trial

THE heartbroken father of a young woman found dead with her throat slit has questioned Scotland’s judicial system after the two people accused of her murder – including his own son – walked free from court.
May 21, 2019

Scots Tory leader Ruth Davidson: I can work with Boris Johnson

RUTH Davidson has declared she will work with Boris Johnson if he becomes Prime Minister in an apparent bid to heal the rift with the Tory leadership favourite.
May 21, 2019

Arsenal’s Cech to return to Chelsea as sporting director

Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech will return to his former club Chelsea as sporting director when he retires from playing after the teams meet in this month's Europa League final, Sky Sports News and other British media reported on Tuesday.
May 21, 2019

Archer’s rapid rise earns him England World Cup spot

Fast bowler Jofra Archer's whirlwind rise continued when he was named in hosts England's 15-man World Cup squad on Tuesday having appeared in only three one-day internationals.
May 21, 2019

Wish World Cup started tomorrow, says England’s Morgan

Confidence levels are soaring so high in the England team that captain Eosin Morgan wishes the World Cup was starting tomorrow.
May 21, 2019

Arsenal boss Emery respects Mkhitaryan’s decision to miss Europa final

Arsenal manager Unai Emery says he respects midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan's decision to skip the Europa League final against Chelsea in Baku amid concerns over the player's safety, but host country Azerbaijan says such fears are unfounded.
May 21, 2019

BP accepts climate change move – but protesters are sceptical

In a deal heralded as a "turning point" for the fossil fuels industry, oil giant BP has accepted that its plans for the future must now embrace the terms of the Paris climate change agreement.
May 21, 2019

Former Formula One champion Lauda dead at 70

Three-times Formula One world champion Niki Lauda, regarded as one of the finest racers of all time and who later became a successful airline entrepreneur, has died at 70 after battling declining health.
May 21, 2019

Reaction to the death of Niki Lauda

Reaction to the death of three-times Formula One champion Niki Lauda, who died on Monday at the age of 70:
May 21, 2019

PM loses support despite bid to save her Brexit deal

Theresa May has launched a last-ditch bid to save her Brexit deal, but ended up losing more MPs' support.