Judge frees six Catalan separatists as four face…

By Press Association Published: 06:29 EST, 4 December 2017 | Updated: 06:29 EST, 4 December 2017 A Spanish judge has ordered the release of six Catalan politicians but upheld the jailing of...

Test match halted to let cricketers vomit in Delhi

A Test match had to be repeatedly halted to let cricketers vomit due to a thick smog that engulfed the stadium in Delhi as India faced Sri Lanka. Players were forced to wear face masks at the Feroz Shah Kotla Ground as the fixture continued in unhealthy air pollution - 18 times higher than the level considered safe. Sri Lankan coach...

Tottenham’s game vs West Ham moved from New Year’s Eve

Tottenham's home tie against West Ham has been put back to January 4 at 8pmThe Wembley clash was originally scheduled to take place on New Year's Eve The Premier League said a safety group would only...

Viewers react to Huw Edwards changing his posture on news

Never underestimate the ability of the great viewing public to notice the smallest detail. BBC news anchor Huw Edwards appears to have tweaked his trademark stance when reading the opening lines of the news - and it's unsettling some viewers.While the 56-year-old Welsh anchor has made the subtlest of changes to his posture, leaning to the right instead in a...

90% of litter on beaches is plastic

Plastic pollution is overwhelming Britain, making up close to 90 per cent of litter on beaches.Scientists have reported that 220,000 pieces of plastic were found along one 37-mile stretch of coastline, including plastic bags, bottle caps and cotton bud sticks.As pressure builds on supermarkets to cut unnecessary plastic packaging, a seven-year trawl of beaches has brought disturbing evidence of...

Spartak Moscow warn fans ahead of Liverpool clash

Spartak Moscow have already been fined by UEFA for fan behaviour this termFans displayed 'illicit banners' during 1-1 Champions League draw with LiverpoolTwo teams meet on Wednesday at Anfield with place in the last-16  on...

Father slaps and stamps on his toddler girl in public

A 39-year-old father was seen brutally slapping and stamping on his daughterOnlookers were shocked as they stood by and watched the beating carried onThe girl did not sustain any injuries and is being looked after...

Yusuf aka Cat Stevens wows fans in Sydney

He's the iconic British songwriter who famously left the music industry in the late '70s after he converted to Islam.And Yusuf, aka Cat Stevens appeared in fine voice when he performed in Sydney on  Monday as part of the 50th anniversary of his iconic hit Peace Train.The 69-year-old  appeared to be having the time of his life during his...

Flight attendant battling two cancers gets the all clear

A flight attendant who faced a battle to survive after she was diagnosed with two different cancers in the space of 10 days has spoken of her relief after being given he all clear.Doaa Abouelseoud, 31, was told had stage three breast cancer and Hodgkin Lymphoma in June 2016.After suffering several rounds of gruelling chemotherapy and radiotherapy, she was...

Optimistic eBay trader puts 50p coin up for sale for £2m

An optimistic eBay trader who is hoping to sell a 'very rare' one-year-old 50p coin for £2million - even though 6.7million others were made.The seller, who uses the name jasonlparish, advertised the Battle of Hastings coin and said it was 'beautifully crafted'.More than 230 people were not put off by the £2million asking price and are currently 'watching' the...