Tottenham Hotspur are confident that they can wrap up a deal to bring Danny Welbeck to White Hart Lane before Monday's transfer deadline.
Boris Johnson, the mayor of London, and the Ukip leader, Nigel Farage, last week announced plans to stand, respectively, in the constituencies of Uxbridge and South Thanet. As the gaffe-prone politicians get ready to flex their political muscle, we round up some choice quotes from both.
Tensions between Conservatives and Liberal Democrats over how to counter the terrorism threat from extremists have been exposed as Paddy Ashdown accuses Tory ministers of "kneejerk" responses and of stoking fear in the minds of the British people.
The room is large, the seating tightly packed, the giant screens on the front wall displaying every moment of the action to the rapt, packed audience. At the front, two five-strong panels focus intensely on the task that the audience is watching: playing a video game.
Angry wasps are swarming in the eaves of Joan Baez’s Californian home, but otherwise all is as it should be in the life of a woman who has devoted herself to the cause of peace.
Two members of the feminist punk band Pussy Riot have drawn parallels between Russia’s inhumane treatment of prisoners and Australia’s asylum seeker policy.
Newcastle were stunned against Crystal Palace on Saturday afternoon, as an injury time equaliser from Wilfried Zaha earned the Eagles a point.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger hails Germany international playmaker Mesut Ozil.
Radja Nainggolan and Gervinho scored a goal each as AS Roma opened their Serie A campaign with a 2-0 win against Fiorentina at the Stadio Olimpico.
Former Liverpool striker Stan Collymore has his say on which club Queens Park Rangers star Loic Remy should move to - Arsenal or Chelsea.
John Cleese lends his vocal talents to the official iOS and Android game celebrating the classic Ministry of Silly Walks sketch.
Valentino Rossi will continue in MotoGP with Yamaha for at least two more seasons.
An Arsenal and Manchester United target, a current Chelsea star and an ex-Liverpool midfielder all feature.