August 7, 2019

Boris Johnson’s economic policy debunked – ‘boosterism’ has failed everywhere else

Seemingly a mix of hype, economic stimulus and tax cuts, boosterism appears to be an economic credo with shaky foundations.
August 7, 2019

Former Uruguay striker Forlan announces retirement

Former Uruguay striker Diego Forlan has announced his retirement, bringing to an end a 21-year career in which he played club soccer on three different continents.
August 7, 2019

Man City sign 18-year-old winger Correia from Sporting Lisbon

Premier League champions Manchester City have signed 18-year-old winger Felix Correia from Sporting Lisbon, the Portuguese club said on Monday.
August 7, 2019

Ryanair UK pilots announce strike dates in pay dispute

UK pilots employed by Ryanair are planning a series of strikes this month as part of a row over pay.
August 7, 2019

England’s injured Stone ruled out of second Ashes test

England have suffered another Ashes setback with fast bowler Olly Stone being ruled out of contention for the second test against Australia which starts at Lord's next week.
August 7, 2019

Olympics – 1,000km relay to honour 2011 disaster victims ends in Tokyo

A 1000 kilometre, two-week relay which started in Northern Japan to raise awareness for the 2011 earthquake and tsunami ended in Tokyo on Wednesday in swelteringly conditions.
August 7, 2019

Who is Dev Griffin? Everything about the Strictly Come Dancing 2019 contestant

Radio 1 presenter Dev is a legend of the airwaves
August 7, 2019

Motor Racing – Racing Point will bounce back, says Szafnauer

Racing Point principal Otmar Szafnauer says it is only a matter of time before the team, successors to now-defunct Force India, get back to being best of the rest behind Formula One's big three.
August 7, 2019

Who is James Cracknell? Everything about the Strictly Come Dancing 2019 contestant

The former rower and adventurer is donning the Lycra once more
August 7, 2019

Ineos dumps PwC after row over tax affairs

Britain’s biggest private company is ditching its auditor, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), months after tensions erupted between them over tax work that paved the way for a £1bn-plus dividend payout.
August 7, 2019

E.ON remains committed to Britain despite losing 400,000 customers

E.ON has reiterated its interest in the British market, despite a disappointing six months.
August 7, 2019

PSG look set to extend Ligue 1 dominance, with or without Neymar

With or without Neymar, Paris St Germain look set to continue their Ligue 1 dominance for another season with other clubs simply unable to match their huge spending power.