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Israeli parliament passes contentious Jewish nation bill
Israeli parliament passes contentious Jewish nation bill

Israeli parliament passes contentious Jewish nation bill

Israel’s parliament has approved controversial legislation that defines the country as the nation state of the Jewish people, but critics have warned that it will sideline minorities....
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 08:32:23
Thai cave boys pray for fortune at temple
Thai cave boys pray for fortune at temple

Thai cave boys pray for fortune at temple

The Thai youth football team and their coach enjoyed their first day back home with their families since they were rescued from a flooded cave with a trip to a Buddhist temple....
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 08:28:20
Harvey Weinstein asks judge to dismiss Ashley Judd lawsuit
Harvey Weinstein asks judge to dismiss Ashley Judd lawsuit

Harvey Weinstein asks judge to dismiss Ashley Judd lawsuit

Harvey Weinstein’s lawyers have asked a judge to dismiss Ashley Judd’s lawsuit against him, saying allegations that he tried to hurt her career after she rejected him sexually are baseless...
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 08:24:27
Two children suffer bites in possible shark attacks
Two children suffer bites in possible shark attacks

Two children suffer bites in possible shark attacks

Two children have been bitten on the leg in possible shark attacks in the waters off Long Island in New York state, prompting authorities to close the beaches, officials said....
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:28:05
Jeff Bezos’s Blue Origin launches spacecraft higher than ever
Jeff Bezos’s Blue Origin launches spacecraft higher than ever

Jeff Bezos’s Blue Origin launches spacecraft higher than ever

Jeff Bezos’s Blue Origin rocket company has shot a capsule higher into space than it has ever done before....
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:13:54
Congressman condemned over backing for UK far-right activist Robinson
Congressman condemned over backing for UK far-right activist Robinson

Congressman condemned over backing for UK far-right activist Robinson

The Arizona chapter of the US’s largest Muslim civil rights group has condemned a congressman for appearing at a London rally in support of a jailed far-right British activist....
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:04:42
Israeli parliament passes contentious Jewish nation bill
Israeli parliament passes contentious Jewish nation bill

Israeli parliament passes contentious Jewish nation bill

Israel’s parliament has approved controversial legislation that defines the country as the nation state of the Jewish people, but critics have warned that it will sideline minorities....
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 06:53:19
Trump tougher on Russia, but comments on meddling clash with intel chiefs’
Trump tougher on Russia, but comments on meddling clash with intel chiefs’

Trump tougher on Russia, but comments on meddling clash with intel chiefs’

President Donald Trump has taken a tougher tone on Russia, saying in an interview that he told Vladimir Putin to stay out of America’s elections....
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 05:10:09
Thai cave boys pray for fortune at temple
Thai cave boys pray for fortune at temple

Thai cave boys pray for fortune at temple

The Thai youth football team and their coach enjoyed their first day back home with their families since they were rescued from a flooded cave with a trip to a Buddhist temple....
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 04:23:10
Maurizio Sarri keen to convince Hazard and Courtois to stick with Chelsea
Maurizio Sarri keen to convince Hazard and Courtois to stick with Chelsea

Maurizio Sarri keen to convince Hazard and Courtois to stick with Chelsea

Maurizio Sarri hopes he can convince Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois to commit to Chelsea and forget about joining Real Madrid....
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 03:30:12
Harvey Weinstein asks judge to dismiss Ashley Judd lawsuit
Harvey Weinstein asks judge to dismiss Ashley Judd lawsuit

Harvey Weinstein asks judge to dismiss Ashley Judd lawsuit

Harvey Weinstein’s lawyers have asked a judge to dismiss Ashley Judd’s lawsuit against him, saying allegations that he tried to hurt her career after she rejected him sexually are baseless...
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 01:50:24
Gianfranco Zola makes Chelsea return as he teams up with manager Maurizio Sarri
Gianfranco Zola makes Chelsea return as he teams up with manager Maurizio Sarri

Gianfranco Zola makes Chelsea return as he teams up with manager Maurizio Sarri

Gianfranco Zola has returned to Chelsea as an assistant to new boss Maurizio Sarri, the club have announced....
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 21:45:07
President Trump says he told Putin to end election hacking
President Trump says he told Putin to end election hacking

President Trump says he told Putin to end election hacking

President Donald Trump has said he told Russian President Vladimir Putin that the United States will not tolerate election interference in the future....
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 21:38:00
Jurgen Klopp insists Liverpool squad can learn from new arrivals
Jurgen Klopp insists Liverpool squad can learn from new arrivals

Jurgen Klopp insists Liverpool squad can learn from new arrivals

Jurgen Klopp insists his players will welcome the help from new signings rather than fear competition....
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 21:30:23
Jose Mourinho hopes World Cup winner Paul Pogba gains from Russia 2018 success
Jose Mourinho hopes World Cup winner Paul Pogba gains from Russia 2018 success

Jose Mourinho hopes World Cup winner Paul Pogba gains from Russia 2018 success

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho thinks Paul Pogba was “absolutely brilliant” during France’s World Cup campaign and hopes the midfielder “understands why” he played at the level he di...
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 19:18:57
Maurizio Sarri keen to discuss Chelsea future with Hazard and Courtois
Maurizio Sarri keen to discuss Chelsea future with Hazard and Courtois

Maurizio Sarri keen to discuss Chelsea future with Hazard and Courtois

Maurizio Sarri wants to meet Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois for face-to-face talks in order to convince them their futures lie with Chelsea....
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 17:57:55
Liverpool’s Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain set to miss entire 2018-19 campaign
Liverpool’s Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain set to miss entire 2018-19 campaign

Liverpool’s Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain set to miss entire 2018-19 campaign

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is likely to miss the whole of the forthcoming season....
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 17:01:05
Six bodies found after two multi-storey buildings collapse
Six bodies found after two multi-storey buildings collapse

Six bodies found after two multi-storey buildings collapse

Rescuers have found six bodies in the rubble after two multi-storey buildings collapsed east of the Indian capital....
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 16:53:24
Sterling under pressure after inflation stalls
Sterling under pressure after inflation stalls

Sterling under pressure after inflation stalls

Sterling came under pressure again on Wednesday after official figures showed inflation unexpectedly stalled in June....
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 16:28:43
Sarri claims ‘mistakes’ were not a true representation of his character
Sarri claims ‘mistakes’ were not a true representation of his character

Sarri claims ‘mistakes’ were not a true representation of his character

Maurizio Sarri insists he is not homophobic, sexist or racist and has apologised for previous controversial comments....
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 16:05:42
 
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