Crystal Palace 0 Sheffield United 1: Blades go fifth in Premier League as Guaita’s own goal piles pressure on Hodgson – The Sun

ROY HODGSON suffered another day of utter frustration as goal-shy Crystal Palace were undone by Vicente Guaita’s second-half howler. The Spanish keeper dropped Oliver Norwood’s 57th minute corner over his goal-line to hand victory on a plate to away-day specialists Sheffield United. Hodgson could barely believe his luck as the usually reliable Guaita was found […]

Edinburgh uni orders students in Egypt to return after two arrests

University of Edinburgh orders ALL students on a year abroad in Egypt to return home after two of their students were arrested in the country Two third-year students were detained by Egyptian authorities in Cairo, Egypt  The University of Edinburgh ordered its nine students in the country to return  All Edinburgh students have either returned […]

Astonishing expenses of uni vice-chancellors paid up to £350k-a-year

Astonishing expenses of university vice-chancellors: £39,000 on five-star hotels, £2.25 on Nando’s and £6.10 on Haagen-Dazs among claims of chiefs paid up to £350,000-a-year Cambridge University spent almost £40,000 on luxury hotels in three years  Vice-chancellor of Durham charged nearly £25,000 for flights in same period Bizarre expenses at Oxford included £6.10 on Haagen-Dazs ice […]

Russia expels 23 UK diplomats in retaliatory move in spy row

Russia hits back with tit-for-tat expulsion after UK dismisses Russian diplomats over poisoning of Russian former spy. Russia will expel 23 British diplomats in retaliation against the UK’s expulsion of 23 Russian diplomats, Russia’s foreign ministry said. The tit-for-tat expulsion follows after the poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter in London on […]

Afghan Taliban say will meet U.S. officials in UAE on Monday

KABUL (Reuters) – Representatives from the Afghan Taliban will meet U.S. officials in the United Arab Emirates on Monday, the movement’s main spokesman said as diplomatic moves toward agreeing to the basis for talks to end the 17-year war in Afghanistan continue. Zabihullah Mujahid said representatives from Saudi Arabia, Pakistan and the UAE would also […]