• Marco Verratti to Barcelona: Ernesto Valverde refuses to sell Andre
Marco Verratti to Barcelona: Ernesto Valverde refuses to sell Andre

When you are on the bench as a rival you are thinking about what you have to do to stop the surge that arises and sometimes you lack players to stop him ( Messi ). He told Cadena Cope: " Verratti can become a key player for Barça, and we always have to fight to attract the big players". "This is my message to him: I hope he helps us achieve ou...

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  • More than 40 per cent of businesses say Brexit is affecting investment
More than 40 per cent of businesses say Brexit is affecting investment

Tony Blair has argued that European Union leaders are willing to be flexible on freedom of movement of people to "accommodate" the United Kingdom after Brexit. But he raised fears that Mr Corbyn's "unreconstructed" policies of hiking taxes as we leave the European Union would bring the country to its knees.

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  • Froome fights back from bike breakdown, retains yellow jersey
Froome fights back from bike breakdown, retains yellow jersey

I had no option. Battles against the clock tend to strongly favour Froome , but he will not be lulled into relying on the time trial to claw back time knowing that Cannondale-Drapac's Uran poses a strong threat in such a setting. Kittel still has a 79-point advantage (373 to 294) but it's narrowing. The big loser of the day was Colombia's Nai...

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  • Teenager Arrested Following A Series Of Acid Attacks In London
Teenager Arrested Following A Series Of Acid Attacks In London

Speaking on LBC Radio Friday, Metropolitan Police Chief Cressida Dick hit out at the " barbaric " attacks and said police were working with the Home Office to restrict the sale of substances used in acid attacks . "I am clear that life sentences must not be reserved for acid attack survivors", she said in a statement . Authorities report...

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  • Hingis pairs Murray for sixth mixed title
Hingis pairs Murray for sixth mixed title

Andy was at the All England Club, nervously pacing the locker room during the match. But Jamie and Hingis lifted the mixed doubles crown with a 6-4 6-4 Centre Court triumph over unseeded defending champions Heather Watson , the British No.2, and Finn Henri Kontinen .

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  • Assam Floods Death Toll Touches 65
Assam Floods Death Toll Touches 65

According to a report by the Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA), three persons lost their lives in Morigaon district of Central Assam . "The flood waters submerged around 1,96,700 hectares crop areas of the flood-hit districts and damaging 12 numbers embankments, around 604 roads and culverts and 71 numbers bridge".

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  • Pakistan launches 'major' military operation against Daesh in tribal areas
Pakistan launches 'major' military operation against Daesh in tribal areas

The army spokesman also shared details of countrywide operations conducted under Operation Radd-ul-Fasaad which have reduced terrorists incidents in the country. Talking about the military courts, he said at present 40 cases are under process. The JIT comprising officials from different agencies including those from powerful spy agencies the Inte...

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  • Kalyansinghpur flash floods (In pics): CM Naveen Patnaik reviews situation
Kalyansinghpur flash floods (In pics): CM Naveen Patnaik reviews situation

The state government sought the help of the army and the Indian Air Force to evacuate the marooned villagers and IAF choppers were used in Kalyansinghpur block, where people are trapped on rooftops of submerged houses. Mi-17 V5 helicopters of IAF had been asked for the relief and rescue operations. "State Emergency Operation Center in Special Rel...

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  • UK PM Theresa May to warn cabinet ministers over top-level leaks: Spokesperson
UK PM Theresa May to warn cabinet ministers over top-level leaks: Spokesperson

The Chancellor was describing the public sector pension premium. But the damage was done. The health secretary also referred to a "constructive letter" from the RCN, saying he would meet with its chief executive and general secretary, and feedback that conversation to the chancellor .

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  • Four Men Detained By Police After Woman Found Dead In Melbourne
Four Men Detained By Police After Woman Found Dead In Melbourne

Four men are in police custody after a woman's body was discovered inside serviced apartments in central Melbourne . The men were part of a group from Sydney and the ACT who were in the city celebrating a Bucks weekend. Four men all aged in their late 20s and early 30s and from the Australian Capital Territory and New South Wales were taken into...

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  • ISP Release Sketch of Delphi Suspect
ISP Release Sketch of Delphi Suspect

State police say they will release new evidence on the main suspect in the killing of two northern in girls in February. Investigators with the Indiana State Police released a composite sketch Monday of the suspect believed to be involved murders of Abby Williams and Liberty German back in February.

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  • Bihar rift widens, Tejashwi skips event attended by Nitish
Bihar rift widens, Tejashwi skips event attended by Nitish

With RJD supremo Lalu Prasad refusing to ask Deputy CM Tejashwi Prasad to resign from the Nitish Kumar Cabinet, the bitter differences between the two and cracks in the mahagathbandhan became more visible. Earlier this week, Nitish had chaired a crucial meeting of JD (U) MLAs, office bearers and district chiefs. "RJD has no other way as BJP has...

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  • Opposition needs to stand up to 'divisive', 'communal' vision, says Sonia Gandhi
Opposition needs to stand up to 'divisive', 'communal' vision, says Sonia Gandhi

The counting of votes will take place on July 20 in New Delhi . The Congress president's remarks came while addressing a meeting of the opposition parties here on the eve of Presidential poll. We must have confidence in the values we believe in". The election for the next President will be held on Monday where NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind is pi...

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  • Martin Landau, actor, died on Saturday at age 89 in Los Angeles
Martin Landau, actor, died on Saturday at age 89 in Los Angeles

The Last Poker Game was released in April (17), and Landau has two other movies still in production - Without Ward and Nate and Al . It wasn't until Francis Ford Coppola cast Landau in 1988's Tucker: The Man and His Dream that the looming, austere-looking actor escaped B-movie oblivion.

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  • South Korea proposed talks with DPRK
South Korea proposed talks with DPRK

The request to hold talks is the first such formal overture by the new South Korean administration. North and South Korea never officially signed a peace treaty, merely an armistice agreement to bring an end to the Korean War in 1953.

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  • Second round of Brexit talks to get under way
Second round of Brexit talks to get under way

Michel Barnier , the European Commission's chief negotiator, offered Mr Davis a "warm welcome" and said the latest round of discussions, which will last for four days, would "delve into the heart of the matter". Mr Barnier, who has made clear that he is not prepared to start talks on a trade deal until there has been sufficient progress on the fi...

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  • Gujarat High Court dismisses Essar Steel petition
Gujarat High Court dismisses Essar Steel petition

It also objected to being clubbed with 11 other defaulters and said it was in discussion with banks to restructure repayments. On July 14, it had reserved its order for Monday on Essar Steel's plea against the June 13 RBI circular to banks to act on priority under Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC) against the 12 defaulting companies including ...

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  • Skydiver sends horrifying video message to his wife before final jump
Skydiver sends horrifying video message to his wife before final jump

In the video, Mr Capotorto told his wife he was going to jump out of a plane on Tuesday but " not going to pull the cord and that he was going somewhere wonderful ". Mike Johnston, the general manager, told The News-Journal that Zitellini's message came just "moments" after he jumped. This was the fifth reported fatality at Sky Dive DeLand , w...

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  • Meira vs Kovind: Lawmakers vote to elect India's 14th President
Meira vs Kovind: Lawmakers vote to elect India's 14th President

The two contestants for the post of the countrys next president are NDAs candidate Ram Nath Kovind and the oppositions Meira Kumar . The people of the Sovereign, Socialist, Secular, Democratic and Republic India do not elect its own president directly.

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  • Trumps says Putin favored Clinton for president
Trumps says Putin favored Clinton for president

Over the past few months, the Trump administration's responses to issues arising out of the investigation into the Russian interference and any possibility of Trump camp's collusion with Kremlin has been a bit confused. Sanders emails: Like White House press corps, "the President wants a free press and he can call on any reporter he chooses...

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