WHERE THERE’S SMOKE, THERE’S FIRE: HOW EDINBURGH GOT INTO BED WITH A US INVESTOR LINKED TO WHOLESALE DEFORRESTATION IN BRAZIL * WHAT connects the burning of the Amazon rain forest with Edinburgh? * The answer lies at the top of Leith Walk, where they a…
Joao Felix has some nerve, you have to give him that. The Atletico Madrid youngster bravely squared up to Lionel Messi in his side’s 3-2 Spanish Super Cup semi-final victory over Barcelona. In some fiery scenes shortly after the referee blew for half-time , the 20-year-old appeared to complain about something to the Argentine superstar […]
Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s statement on Ukrainian International Airlines Flight 752.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s statement on Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752.
Lewis Hamilton has donated more than £260,000 to support fire and animal rescue services working in the Australian bushfire crisis. The Formiula One champions is concerned about the fires’ devastating effect on wildlife and the continuing impact of climate change. Huge parts of south-east Australia have been ravaged by fires with 27 people killed and […]
The UK election result means Nicola Sturgeon’s nationalists are steeling themselves for the long game.
As of Thursday, Australian authorities have recorded over 20 deaths among the human population due to the fires, while wildlife agencies believe that over one billion animals may have been lost.Alongside a video of a koala bear amid the flames, Hamilto…
Anyone who’s followed the UK political media over the last decade or so with specific reference to Scotland will know that in a very crowded field, the standout poster boy for arrogant, condescending metropolitan cluelessness is the Independent&#…
Unai Emery reportedly blocked Reiss Nelson’s exit from Arsenal last summer because he saw a big future for the young forward. The 20-year-old forward is thriving under the leadership of new Gunners boss Mikel Arteta capped a superb performance against Leeds in the FA Cup by scoring the winner. Nelson, who has starred in the […]
Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez has excited boxing fans by admitting that a bout with Billy Joe Saunders would be a ‘great fight’. The Mexican bruiser won a belt in his fourth weight division in November after knocking out light-heavyweight Sergey Kovalev for the WBO belt. However, the 29-year-old is now keen to move in another direction […]
Vautier, who drove for the team in last week’s Roar Before the 24 test, and competed full-time for the squad with Misha Goikhberg in 2019, will join Juan Piedrahita, Matheus Leist and Chris MillerThe former Indy Lights champion said: “I’m very excited …
Speaking on stage at the Autosport International Show on Thursday about where the sport was heading, F1’s chief technical officer said the level of analysis was going as far as monitoring the emotional arousal of fans who had been wired up in front of …
Chastain will compete in two NASCAR Cup Series races in 2020 with Ganassi, competing in the No. 77 Chevrolet owned by Spire Motorsports.With sponsorship from AdventHealth, one of the country’s largest faith-based health systems, Chastain will drive in …
Lords expected to raise concerns over parliamentary scrutiny, but won’t delay the Brexit legislation.
Factory KTM rider Sunderland won the Dakar in 2017, but crashed at the 187km point of Stage 5 in 2020, and required medical assistance for his multiple injuries.“Sam is OK,” reported KTM team boss Jordi Viladoms. “He has an injury in his back. Some fra…
WWE Hall of Famer Edge has been retired since 2011 after suffering with spinal stenosis. Edge has carved out a good career for himself as an actor and wrestling podcaster, not to mention the show he has with Christian on the WWE Network. Not many fans really believed the 46-year-old would return to the ring, […]
The January transfer window is in full swing, but it’s been a slow start to business for Frank Lampard and Chelsea. Lampard has insisted he wants to make improvements to his squad, particularly in attack, as he searches for more clinical players in the second half of the season to assure qualification for next year’s Champions League. The […]
Aston Villa will only complete a deal for Liverpool goalkeeper Pepe Reina on the condition AC Milan find a suitable replacement for him, according to his agent. Villa boss Dean Smith has identified signing a goalkeeper as one of his main priorities in the January transfer window, following the recent season-ending ACL injury to Tom […]
The final tally is 330 votes to 231 – a decisive margin.
It’s finally happened: a Brexit Bill has passed the Commons.
Ayes – 330
Noes – 231
Onwards to the Lords on Monday
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Tottenham have confirmed that striker Harry Kane has been ruled out until April with a hamstring injury. The England captain hobbled off clasping his thigh in Spurs’ 1-0 defeat to Southampton on New Year’s Day, and he will now be facing months on the sidelines with specialists recommending an operation was needed. A statement from […]
Former Liverpool youth striker Bobby Duncan has changed his representation following the saga surrounding his move to Fiorentina last summer. The 18-year-old, cousin of Reds legend Steven Gerrard, has hired German agency SportsTotal to replace Saif Rubie, who accused Liverpool of ‘mentally bullying’ the teenager. Duncan’s former agent released a lengthy statement last summer claiming […]
New Charlton chairman Matt Southall has wasted no time offering manager Lee Bowyer a fresh five-year contract. The Addicks boss, who guided the club from League One to the Championship despite Roland Duchatelet’s chaotic two-year attempt to sell the club, has six months remaining on his current deal. And East Street Investments, the new owners, […]
It’s a great day of wrestling this Sunday as NXT UK TakeOver: Blackpool II goes down in the UK and then in the States, we get IMPACT’s Hard to Kill pay-per-view. However, the difference between Hard to Kill and any other pay-per-view ever is the fact that in the main event, a woman will challenge […]
talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from Thursday’s papers and online… West Ham have agreed a deal in principle to sign Chelsea target Gedson Fernandes on an 18-month loan from Benfica. The Blues are also understood to have tabled a loan offer for the 20-year-old midfielder, but it’s now being […]
Over to the House authorities…
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Birmingham MP Khalid Mahmood has confirmed that he has dropped out of Labour’s deputy leadership race. No word yet on who he is backing. Developing…
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Guido’s rolling spreadsheet of Labour leadership backers, which unlike Labour’s official list includes those MPs backing but not publically nominated, has now hit 50% of the PLP declaring support for the deputy leadership race, and 45% for the main battle. According to the list, both Angela Rayner and Ian Murray have the requisite nominations to […]
Instagram Live footage obtained by TMZ from Azriel Clary’s account showed her and Joycelyn Savage yelling at one another before
Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale is ‘going nowhere’ in January, according to his agent. Jonathan Barnett has ended speculation regarding Bale’s future, and says it’s ‘very unlikely’ he will depart the Spanish capital in the next two transfer windows. Bale, who is currently under contract at Real until June 2022, was on the brink of […]