BREAKING NEWS

2011-08-04

Sport

Bundesliga begins

The 2011/2012 Bundesliga season begins on Friday when champions Borussia Dortmund kick start their title defence. The festivities of their title

Sport

Huget to miss Rugby World Cup

Yoann Huget has been dropped from France’s World Cup squad for failing to meet doping control obligations. The country’s Anti-Doping Agency (AFLD)

Sport

Maradona touches down in Dubai

Diego Maradona touched down in Dubai late on Wednesday night ready for his stint as coach of Al Wasl. The 50-year-old former Argentina boss was

Sport

Former Japan defender dies

Former Japan international Naoki Matsuda died in hospital on Thursday at the age of 34. His death comes two days after collapsing from a suspected

Culture

Euro 2012: Ukraine's goal

The European Championships are just around the corner and the Donbass Stadium is the pride of Ukraine. The hi-tech sports venue opened in 2009 after

Business

Shock Turkish rate cut

Turkey’s central bank has surprised the markets by cutting the cost of borrowing there; its benchmark interest rate has been reduced to an all-time