Archive

England believe Mark Sampson’s great leap forward can bring Euro 2017 glory

Quarter-final victory over France and Germany’s shock defeat have left Sampson’s well-drilled women’s squad convinced they can end a 51-year national wait People often talk about jumping for joy but

Aid groups snub Italian code of conduct on Mediterranean rescues

Five of eight groups operating migrant rescue ships refuse to agree to new measures, citing concerns over operational effectiveness and neutrality Five aid groups that operate migrant rescue ships in

Fina 2017 world aquatics championships – in pictures

With almost 3,000 athletes competing in 75 contests across six different aquatic disciplines, the 2017 FINA world championships in Budapest was one of the biggest sporting events in the world

Lewis Hamilton stands to benefit from fulfilling his promise to Valtteri Bottas

Giving third place to his team-mate has won the Briton applause and the move should guarantee Mercedes’ full backing if the F1 title race gets tight Lewis Hamilton knows giving

David Rudisha ‘saddened’ after pulling out of worlds with muscle strain

• World record holder in 800m scratches on eve of championships• IAAF’s Seb Coe says Russian ban will remain for foreseeable future The Kenyan David Rudisha, who lit up the

Saudi Arabia reportedly using Canadian military trucks against its own civilians

Videos and photos posted on social media allegedly show Riyadh using Canadian equipment in a violent crackdown on minority Shia dissidents The Canadian government is investigating reports that Saudi Arabia

'There are things worse than death': can a cancer cure lead to brutal bioweapons?

John Sotos, chief medical officer at Intel, paints a dark picture of technology turned to nefarious purposes, with tailored diseases rewriting genomes on the fly Splitting the atom brought humanity

Mother and two children killed in car crash in Devon witnessed by father

Father saw three members of his family die when their car hit a lorry in Barnstaple as he travelled in a separate car A mother and two children have been

PSG make plans for unveiling ahead of £197m deal for Barcelona’s Neymar

• Paris Saint-Germain hope to conclude world record deal this week• Five-year contract for forward has been ready for several days Paris Saint-Germain are so confident of signing Neymar that

Vidyut Jammwal’s next Junglee to be directed by The Mask and The Scorpion King fame Chuck Russell

Vidyut Jammwal is looking forward to starting shooting for his next thriller “Junglee” which will be directed by American writer-filmmaker Chuck Russell. He feels fortunate to be part of a