Iheanacho fires Leicester into FA Cup fifth round

LEICESTER CITY edged into the FA Cup fifth round as Kelechi Iheanacho’s early goal sealed a 1-0 win at second tier Brentford on Saturday. Brendan Rodgers’ side are chasing a…

Zidane defends Bale after latest injury set-back

REAL Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane defended Gareth Bale on Saturday after the Welshman picking up another injury and also said Eden Hazard is close to a return. Bale will miss…

Rescuers scramble to find survivors after Turkey quake kills 22

RESCUE workers raced against time Saturday to find survivors under the rubble after a powerful earthquake claimed 22 lives and left more than 1,200 injured in eastern Turkey. The magnitude…

Powerful quake kills 20 people in eastern Turkey

A POWERFUL earthquake has killed at least 20 people and injured more than 1,000 in eastern Turkey, as rescue teams searched through the rubble of collapsed buildings for survivors on…

Seven dead in Spain as winter storms lash coast

THE death toll from a storm that has lashed Spain with strong winds and heavy snow has risen to seven, while four people were missing, officials said. Gale-force winds and…

Greece elects first woman president

GREECE’s parliament on Wednesday elected the first woman president in the country’s history, a senior judge with an expertise in environmental and constitutional law. A cross-party majority of 261 MPs…

Charity brands number of UK prison deaths ‘national scandal’

THE death toll in British prisons is “a national scandal”, a pressure group said on Wednesday, calling for a reduction in inmate numbers just as the government is promising tougher…

UEFA report lays bare growing wealth gap in European football

EUROPE’s top-division clubs generated a combined profit for the second successive year in 2018, but the gap between the wealthiest sides and the rest continues to grow, according to a…

Russia ruling party backs Putin’s PM pick after shock overhaul

RUSSIA’s ruling party backed President Vladimir Putin’s nomination of a little-known tax chief as the new prime minister on Thursday, after Putin’s announcement of a constitutional shake-up fuelled speculation about…

Zimbabwean experts help keep UK’s Falkland Islands safe

By heraldscotland.com UNITED Kingdom: Through the lifting mist, the scene is both surreal and hauntingly eerie. Around a corner of the tideline, a group of about 30 Magellanic penguins huddles.…