More than 130 people were killed in an attack on a village in central Mali on Saturday by armed men wearing traditional Dogon hunters’ clothing. Gunmen surrounded the village at dawn before attacking people in their homes in Ogossagou in the Mopti region. The attackers targeted members of the Fulani ethnic community who are accused […]
At many as 11 Indian fishermen were arrested on Sunday morning by the Sri Lankan Navy for allegedly fishing in the island nation’s waters. They were apprehended near Neduntheevu (Delft island) and are currently being interrogated at Karainagar Naval camp in the country. The fishermen hail from Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu. Their two boats were […]
Rescue helicopters were evacuating people from a cruise ship which suffered engine failure on Saturday in stormy weather off the west coast of Norway, police and rescue workers said. The maritime rescue service said the Viking Sky, with about 1,300 passengers and crew on board, had sent out a mayday signal as it had been […]
Cyclone Idai’s death toll has risen above 750 in the three southern African countries hit 10 days ago by the storm, as workers try to restore electricity and water and prevent an outbreak of cholera. In Mozambique the number of dead has risen to 446, with 259 dead in Zimbabwe and at least 56 dead in Malawi. […]
A Russian schoolgirl drowned in the bath after she was given a massive electric shock by her phone when she dropped it in the water. Yulia Vysotskaya, 14, was charging her mobile when it slipped out of her hands at her home in Cheboksary. Her devastated parents ‘called an ambulance but paramedics were only able […]
Alex Telles scored an extra-time penalty following a VAR review to send Porto through to the Champions League quarter-finals at the expense of Roma. Alessandro Florenzi was penalised for dragging Fernando back when the ball was fizzed across the goal in the 116th minute and Telles emphatically converted from the spot.
Man Utd pull off incredible comeback win as PSG capitulate in Europe again after dramatic late VAR decision. Marcus Rashford scored a nerveless injury-time penalty as Manchester United staged an incredible comeback to beat Paris St-Germain on away goals and reach the Champions League quarter-finals. Rashford thumped home the VAR-awarded spot-kick in the 94th minute […]
Tottenham Hotspur have progressed to the quarter-finals of the Champions League after a 1-0 win at Borussia Dortmund, winning 4-0 on aggregate. After heavy pressing from the German side, it took just one chance for Harry Kane to cement Spurs’ place in the next round.
Scintillating Ajax stunned 13-time European champions Real Madrid at the Bernabeu to progress from a Champions League knockout tie for the first time in 22 years. Trailing 2-1 from the first leg, Erik ten Hag’s side stormed into an aggregate lead after just 18 minutes through forwards Hakim Ziyech and David Neres.
Real Madrid produced a smash and grab performance to beat Ajax 2-1 in the first leg of their Champions League last 16 clash. The Spanish giants were outplayed by a terrific young Ajax side, who had a goal controversially ruled out by VAR’s first telling Champions League contribution, but Marco Asensio’s late winner sealed a […]