Referee Mark Clattenburg is to quit the Premier League to work in Saudi Arabia. Mark Clattenburg is to remain a Premier League referee for the rest of the season, and will be in charge for West Bromwich Albion’s game against Bournemouth this weekend, before taking up his new posiRead more »
CCTV footage has emerged of what is allegedly the moment the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un is murdered. The video reportedly shows two women approaching Kim Jong-Nam at Kuala Lumpur International Airport moments before he died on 13 February. Malaysian police said Mr Kim complained to the airport's customer service desk that two women had "wiped his face with a liquid and that he felt dizzy".
Labour's Diane Abbott has spoken out about the abuse she receives on social media, telling Sky News there is a case for a parliamentary inquiry into the "appalling" vitriol directed at MPs. The shadow home secretary told Sky's Sophy Ridge on Sunday programme that her staff try not to let her walk around her Hackney constituency on her own, such is the level of hate. Ms Abbott said the abuse has included being called "a b****, a n*****, rape threats, people saying I should be hanged and it reached a particular pitch in the last few weeks".
Even before it had aired, SS-GB had courted controversy, with publicity images for the BBC's new drama set in Nazi-occupied London showing Buckingham Palace draped in swastikas.
US TV show Billions made TV history in its new season premiere by introducing TV's first gender non-binary character. Asia Kate Dillon plays Taylor, an ambitious new intern at a hedge fund company, who does not identify with either the masculine or the feminine gender. In the show, now on its second season, the character introduces themselves to boss Axe - played by Britain's Damian Lewis - as neither a he nor a she, but a they.
The toddler had been reported missing from a home in the Milton of Drimmie, Perthshire at around 11.15am on Sunday. Police Scotland have released a statement saying: "Tragically, the boy did not survive. A water rescue unit and Scotland's Charity Air Ambulance also assisted in the search.
A general view of visitors walking in a showroom displaying armoured military vehicles during the opening of the International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX) in the Emirati capital Abu Dhabi ...
Piers Morgan has pulled out of hosting the Royal Television Society Programme Awards over a "silly" campaign to ban him. The Good Morning Britain presenter was only announced as the ceremony's host on Thursday, but has now decided to stand down from the post following a furore over his appointment. One petition said Morgan was "not acceptable" for the role and called on the RTS to "reconsider their position".
The House of Lords is likely to attach conditions to legislation giving Prime Minister Theresa May the power to trigger the country's exit from the European Union, a former MP from the Labour Party said on Sunday. Earlier this month, May won approval for the legislation from parliament's lower chamber, the House of Commons. The unelected upper chamber, the House of Lords, is due to begin debating the bill on Monday.
By Helen Murphy and Nelson Bocanegra BOGOTA (Reuters) - An explosion near Bogota's bullring injured at least 26 people, most of them police officers as they prepared for anti-bullfighting protests in Colombia's capital on Sunday, the police said, but no one was killed. Details of the cause of the blast were not immediately available, but media images showed a police officer in a shredded uniform walking with support from his colleagues, as well as debris in the road, broken glass and damage to apartment buildings close by. Hundreds of protesters have gathered weekly to demonstrate against bullfighting in Bogota, which resumed last month for the first time in four years.
The Government has been accused of "trying to hide an inconvenient truth" amid a row over claims the NHS is at "breaking point". The British Medical Association said the number of overnight beds in English hospitals fell by a fifth between 2006 and 2016, delaying admissions and causing operations to be cancelled. Officials insisted changes in the way data was recorded meant historical figures could not be compared with the current situation.
Leftist Lenin Moreno appeared to be edging toward an outright victory in Ecuador's presidential election on Sunday, with partial results showing him close to crossing the margin needed to avoid a runoff.
Donald Trump is a little bit self-conscious about the size of his hands after comments were made about how small they were before. However, the Internet has jumped on that and decided to make the controversial President small all over in a series of hilarious Photoshops. And whether you hate or love Trump, there is no denying these pictures just make you want to pick him up and tuck him in with some hot milk!
By Irene Klotz CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - A SpaceX Falcon rocket blasted off on Sunday from a Florida launch pad once used to send NASA astronauts to the moon, a step forward for billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk and his company's goal of ferrying astronauts to the International Space Station. The 229-foot tall (70-meter) Falcon 9 soared off a seaside launch pad at the Kennedy Space Center at 9:39 a.m. EST (1439 GMT) carrying a Dragon cargo ship that holds supplies and science experiments for the station. Nine minutes after blastoff, the main section of the rocket flew back to a landing pad at nearby Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, the eighth successful touchdown for Space Exploration Technologies Corp. "Baby came back," Musk wrote on Twitter, celebrating the landing.
By Crispian Balmer ROME (Reuters) - Former Italian prime minister Matteo Renzi resigned as head of the ruling Democratic Party (PD) on Sunday, opening the way for a leadership fight in which he will take on rivals threatening to split the centre-left. Battling for his political life, Renzi made clear he would seek re-election and warned that the PD's internal feuding was proving a gift to its main opponent in parliament, the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement. Renzi's supporters say his vociferous opponents are driven by personal animosity and are looking to bolster their influence in a period of flux.