August 21, 2019

SpaceX’s Tesla Roadster completes its first lap of the sun

A Tesla Roadster launched into space with a spacesuit-clad mannequin at the wheel has completed its first lap of the sun.
August 21, 2019

Thousands of rail fare dodgers entitled to refund

Fare dodgers could be entitled to a refund after train companies overcharged thousands of travellers when handing out fines.
August 21, 2019

England to play Windies, Pakistan as part of Test Championship next year

England will host the West Indies and Pakistan in a total of six test matches from June-August 2020 as part of the inaugural ICC World Test Championship, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) said on Wednesday.
August 21, 2019

Fashion giant ASOS under fire after making size 14 clothes an ‘extra large’ on some items

A size 8 is considered 'small'
August 21, 2019

No-deal Brexit: how some traders will be gearing up to short the pound

Every so often a 'sure thing' comes along when the markets decide that a currency is going to move in only one direction.
August 21, 2019

Ryanair pilot strike stopped by High Court in Dublin

A proposed Ryanair pilot strike in Ireland has been halted by the High Court in Dublin.
August 21, 2019

Channel 4’s ‘Train Your Baby Like a Dog’ slammed over ‘weird’ parenting techniques

"Children are not animals. There are far better ways to teach children about boundaries"
August 21, 2019

Fiorentina confirm Ribery arrival

Former France and Bayern Munich winger Franck Ribery is to join Fiorentina, the Serie A side said on Wednesday.
August 21, 2019

Juventus venture into the unknown with Sarriball

In the last two years, Juventus have introduced a new badge and ditched their distinctive black-and-white striped shirts but, in hiring Maurizio Sarri as coach, they now made possibly the most drastic change of all.
August 21, 2019

Body found in search for six-year-old boy who fell into a river while fishing with his dad

The family of six-year-old Lucas Dobson have been informed
August 21, 2019

Cricket – Indian board grows richer with new Paytm deal

India's cricket board (BCCI) said on Wednesday it will earn 58% more per match for the next four years as Paytm retained the title sponsorship rights for international and domestic matches, underlining the game's undiminished popularity in the country....
August 21, 2019

Government confirms HS2 review to decide if £55 billion rail project should be scrapped

Estimated costs of the 200 mph rail link project have increased by billions of pounds