Mo Farah, the double gold medallist at the 2016 Olympic Games, is braced for the release of confidential medical data as one of the 53 Team GB athletes to compete in Rio who previously held a therapeutic use exemption for a banned substance.
Nigel Farage has said he plans to stay in frontline politics after stepping down as Ukip leader, even though his former deputy urged him not to try to “back-seat drive” the party.
The Liberal Democrats are poised to become the first major political party to back a dedicated new tax to help rescue the NHS from its deep financial problems.
The UK is expected to launch formal talks to leave the European Union in January or February next year, one of Europe’s top leaders said after a special summit without Britain, aimed at rallying the bloc battered by Brexit and the migration crisis.
Jeremy Corbyn has called on Labour MPs critical of his leadership to rejoin the frontbench if he wins next week’s vote, as long they respect his mandate and accept the “general direction” of his anti-austerity policies.
Gary Numan’s 1979 Top of the Pops debut, singing Tubeway Army’s Are “Friends” Electric?, not only launched the first mainstream electronic pop star but brought us the first No 1 single about a robot prostitute.
Diego Simeone has confirmed that his contract with Atlético Madrid will now expire in June 2018 – two years earlier than the previous arrangement.
It was one of those moments that evidently meant so much more than the handful of seconds it took for the ball to arc audaciously, astoundingly, over the head of the opposition goalkeeper.
Walter Mazzarri says he has nothing but respect for José Mourinho, despite a fiery relationship in Serie A that led to the Portuguese manager describing him as a hard-working donkey that will never become a thoroughbred.
Britain's bankers are pushing for transitional arrangements to soften the impact of Brexit.
The Bank of England governor has rejected criticism that the central bank overcooked warnings of a hit to the economy after a vote to leave the EU despite signs that the downturn will be shallow.
Should Manchester United have simply loaned out Angel di Maria?