October 16, 2019

SNP spent £9000 more on by-election in Shetland than Brexit poll

THE “cynical” SNP has been criticised for spending more on a by-election in Shetland than on the Brexit referendum. New figures show the party spent £99,000 on campaigning in the Holyrood by-election in August, compared to £90,000 on the referendum on ...
October 16, 2019

Jesus is new messiah as Flamengo fly high

It often felt like Flamengo fans needed divine intervention to recapture the glory days of the 1980s so it is fitting that their new messiah is someone called Jesus.
October 16, 2019

Wawrinka outlasts Lopez to reach Antwerp quarter-finals

Stan Wawrinka was made to work hard at the European Open on Wednesday as the Swiss veteran outlasted Feliciano Lopez 6-7(4) 6-4 7-6(4) to reach the quarter-finals in Antwerp.
October 16, 2019

Balance not just brawn will beat up-tempo Japan – Springboks

South Africa would not be "one dimensional" and try to just bludgeon a rampant Japan side into submission in their Rugby World Cup quarter-final on Sunday, according to Springboks forwards coach Matt Proudfoot.
October 16, 2019

F1 teams approve Toro Rosso name change to Alpha Tauri

Formula One teams have agreed to let Red Bull-owned Toro Rosso compete under the new name of Alpha Tauri from next season after an email vote, sources said on Wednesday.
October 16, 2019

American Walker handed 58 penalty strokes at Senior LPGA event

An American golfer was handed a whopping 58 penalty strokes over two rounds at this week's Senior LPGA Championship after it was brought to her attention that she violated a rule each time her caddie aided her putting alignment.
October 16, 2019

‘12,000’ Asda staff face sack in bitter contract dispute

Approximately 12,000 Asda workers are currently facing the sack next month for refusing to sign controversial new contracts, a source has told Sky News.
October 16, 2019

Emmerdale star Leah Bracknell, aged 55, dies three years after cancer diagnosis

She was one of the most recognisable faces on TV in the '90s and noughties
October 16, 2019

Tesco and Sainsbury’s launch new card loyalty schemes – will you have to pay £7.99 for it?

TESCO and Sainsbury’s are the supermarkets of choice for millions of Britons. their loyalty card schemes have been chaned recently. Do you have a Tesco Clubcard or Nectar card?
October 16, 2019

How millions of Brits cannot name the most common bones in the body

MILLIONS of Brits are numbskulls when it comes to the human skeleton and are unable to name the most common bones in the body, a study has found.
October 16, 2019

Royal Family net worth: RICHEST royal families in the world – staggering wealth revealed

PRIVILEGE, prestige and power are benefits with come with royal family membership. But among these selected elite, who comes up on top and is classed as the richest royal family in the world?
October 16, 2019

New parents will have more than 2,500 arguments in the first year of their baby’s life

A STUDY of 2,000 mums and dads found they'll have up to seven arguments a day about how to look after the baby - and who is doing the most around the house.