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Body from plane wreckage identified as footballer Sala: UK police

Body from plane wreckage identified as footballer Sala: UK police

Published 08/02/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - A body retrieved from the wreckage of a crashed plane in the English Channel has been formally identified as Cardiff City’s Argentina-born [more…]

War photographer McCullin’s retrospective shows ‘appalling things’…

War photographer McCullin’s retrospective shows ‘appalling things’…

Published 05/02/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - From the battles of the Vietnam War to starving African villages and the destitute streets of London, photographer Don McCullin has documented [more…]

Tracey Emin delivers an ’emotional timebomb’ in London exhibition

Tracey Emin delivers an ’emotional timebomb’ in London exhibition

Published 05/02/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - British artist Tracey Emin is unleashing an “emotional timebomb” at her latest exhibition, homing in on what is important to her as [more…]

Rose wins at Torrey Pines, passes Faldo with ten PGA Tour victories

Rose wins at Torrey Pines, passes Faldo with ten PGA Tour victories

Published 28/01/2019

(Reuters) - World number one Justin Rose described his victory as a “win-and-a-half” after carding a three-under-par 69 to beat Adam Scott by two shots [more…]

Athletics: Defending champion Kipchoge to run 2019 London Marathon,…

Athletics: Defending champion Kipchoge to run 2019 London Marathon,…

Published 14/01/2019

(Reuters) - Kenya’s world record holder and defending champion Eliud Kipchoge will return to the London Marathon this year, setting up a mouth-watering clash with [more…]

Top seed Isner beaten by Fritz in Auckland second round

Top seed Isner beaten by Fritz in Auckland second round

Published 09/01/2019

(Reuters) - Top seed John Isner suffered a 7-6(3) 7-6(5) defeat at the hands of fellow American Taylor Fritz in the second round of the [more…]

Sister Wendy Beckett, nun and TV art critic, dies at 88

Sister Wendy Beckett, nun and TV art critic, dies at 88

Published 26/12/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Sister Wendy Beckett, a nun and art historian who became an unlikely television star in Britain in the 1990s, died at the [more…]

‘Benny the Beluga’ facing Christmas in the Thames far from home

‘Benny the Beluga’ facing Christmas in the Thames far from home

Published 13/12/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - A beluga whale that was first spotted nearly three months ago in the River Thames is still feeding healthily east of the [more…]

Darts-Players let rip in flatulence row at Grand Slam of Darts

Darts-Players let rip in flatulence row at Grand Slam of Darts

Published 17/11/2018

(Reuters) - Players set more than just their arrows flying at the Grand Slam of Darts this week, with opponents rowing over who had emitted [more…]

Soccer: Referee banned by FA after rock, paper, scissors blunder

Soccer: Referee banned by FA after rock, paper, scissors blunder

Published 14/11/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Referee David McNamara has been handed a three-week ban by the English FA for asking two captains to play rock, paper, scissors [more…]