Amnesty International has called on Formula One to put pressure on Azeri authorities to improve their human rights record.
West Ham United fans have been given a glimpse behind the scenes of how their new Olympic Stadium home is taking shape.
France are going through the emotional wringer at this Euro but, as far as results are concerned, they are purely elated.
Chris Coleman is relishing what he expects to be a domestic style “100mph dust up” when Wales play England on Thursday.
Roy Hodgson has insisted his England players would feel “ashamed” if they allowed themselves to be distracted by Wales’ provocative rhetoric before the teams’ eagerly anticipated meeting at Stade Bollaert-Delelis and has dismissed the talk as cheap.
Didier Deschamps rang the changes for France and admitted afterwards that Paul Pogba and Antoine Griezmann were unhappy about being dropped to the substitutes’ bench for their team’s victory over Albania.
As the Russian saying goes, another town another temper.
Switzerland had shouldered a great weight of history, and the parallels had been clear. One of the nation’s greatest results had come against Romania, in the second group tie at the 1994 World Cup, when a thumping 4-1 victory got them through to the last 16. A guy called Roy Hodgson was their manager at the time.
Michael O’Neill has told Northern Ireland to improve “the ugly part” of their game on Thursday yet taken exception to Ukraine’s Ruslan Rotan describing his team as reliant on physicality, high balls and scrambles.
Banks are facing their toughest squeeze on profitability in nearly two years as fierce competition in the financial services industry puts pressure on bottom lines.
Michael O’Neill has allayed concerns over the fitness of Kyle Lafferty after Northern Ireland’s leading striker limped out of training on Tuesday with a groin problem.
On the northern unionist fringe of Newry, under the hills of the Irish republican heartland of South Armagh, there is a new-found pride among those who pledge allegiance to the team that flies the Red Hand of Ulster flag rather than the Irish tricolour.
At issue is whether Goldman violated the law when it didn't inform regulators about a potentially suspicious transaction involving 1MDB, the Wall Street Journal reports.