Football

Brazil picked to host 2027 Women’s World Cup at FIFA…

Posted by May 17, 2024

Brazil beat a joint bid by Belgium, Netherlands and Germany to become first South American nation to host the event.Brazil has been declared host of the 2027 Wo

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How deepfakes can jeopardise the integrity of elections

Posted by May 17, 2024

As technologies such as AI and deepfakes reach new levels of sophistication, will the integrity of elections be undermined?Deepfakes are increasingly making the

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‘Hell on Earth’ as violence escalates in Sudan’s el-Fasher

Posted by May 17, 2024

UN says it has received only 12 percent of funds sought for war-wracked Sudan as ‘famine is closing in’.The United Nations human rights chief has expressed

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World’s top golfer Scheffler apprehended by police at PGA event…

Posted by May 17, 2024

The world number one was handcuffed by police near to the PGA venue for not following orders after a traffic death.Masters champion Scottie Scheffler was detain

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I’m a professor who got fired and arrested for protesting…

Posted by May 17, 2024

“We see the children under the rubble. We see every hospital in Gaza destroyed,” says American Professor Danny Shaw, highlighting the international communit

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Ronaldo tops Forbes’ list of highest-paid athletes again, Rahm second

Posted by May 17, 2024

Former Manchester United and Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo is named highest-paid athlete for a fourth time.Cristiano Ronaldo topped Forbes’ list of hi

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Israel tells UN court it has right to press on…

Posted by May 17, 2024

Israel’s lawyers have told the United Nations top court that the country has the right to move ahead with a full-scale offensive on Rafah in southern Gaza to

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Fico shooting reveals a deeply divided country in the heart…

Posted by May 17, 2024

As Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico fought for his life in a serious condition on Thursday, a political battle broke out over what had motivated a 71-year-old

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Unbeaten Fury, Usyk, set to unify heavyweight belts in Saudi…

Posted by May 17, 2024

Who: Tyson Fury vs Oleksandr Usyk When: Saturday, May 18, 2024 – main event at about 1pm local time (22:00 GMT) Where: Kingdom Arena, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia P

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Russia’s Putin eyes greater support from China for Ukraine war…

Posted by May 17, 2024

In a visit also focused on trade, the Russian leader hails the partnership with China that guarantees energy security.Russian President Vladimir Putin is wrappi

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French police kill man suspected of setting fire to synagogue…

Posted by May 17, 2024

Local prosecutor says two investigations into arson attempt and death of unidentified suspect are under way.Police in France have shot dead an armed man who was

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South Korean military says North Korea test-fired ‘ballistic missiles’

Posted by May 17, 2024

The launches come a day after the United States and South Korea conducted joint fighter jet drills.North Korea has test-fired short-range “ballistic missiles

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