Jeremy Corbyn has made his first major changes since being re-elected as Labour’s leader, appointing his allies Diane Abbott and Shami Chakrabarti to top jobs within the shadow cabinet.
Tony Blair has refused to rule out a return to British politics in an interview in which he predicts that the centre ground will rise again in the Labour party.
The only hint of a cloud to pass across Bruno Ribeiro’s face comes with the mention of a place that used to bring him so much joy.
This was never going to be one for the purists and there were times, especially in the first half, when the Republic of Ireland seemed incapable of stringing more than two passes together. However, Séamus Coleman’s first international goal, on his 40th appearance, was sufficient to earn Martin O’Neill’s team their opening win of the qualifying campaign against a battling Georgia.
For Wales it was a point that could have been three and also came at a cost, yet once the dust settles and Chris Coleman and his players clear their heads, they will come to view this as a valuable result. Despite leading twice, Wales were never in control of the game and Marko Arnautovic ruthlessly capitalised on some slack defending to earn Austria the draw that they deserved.
Three years to the day since the exhilarating high of an international debut that briefly turned him into a national treasure, Andros Townsend is likely to be sitting on the bench when England play Slovenia on Tuesday.
The Socceroos have hung on for a 2-2 draw with Saudi Arabia as striker Nasser Al Shamrani again proved the troublemaker against Australia. A draw may disappoint but the Socceroos’ improving mentality bodes well for World Cup campaign.
Please sit down, I have something shocking to tell you. In fact, best make sure you have a glass of water nearby. Okay, here goes. Bill and Hillary Clinton’s marriage may be some sort of … arrangement.
Work in Hollywood and want a wage increase? Then train as a boom operator, pronto. Behind-the-scenes professions – including makeup artists and catering crew – have enjoyed salary rises over the past two years, while actors and directors have seen their pay flatline or fall.
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