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Auto update On Off 6:54PM Welcome Evening everyone and welcome to the second Clasico of the season. The title race has been over for some time, but don't let that stop you from watching the champions-elect of Spain in Barcelona take on Champions League finalists Real Madrid. Teams are as follows, including a start for Gareth...
Friends of Yulia Skripal have accused the British Government of covering up her "death", as they say they doubt she is still alive. Yulia Ni, who is listed as one of the poisoned 33-year-old's five best friends on the popular Russian social networking site VK, said: "I need some undeniable...
Marcel Kittel got off the mark with his first win of the season on Thursday after the Katusha-Alpecin rider won a bunch sprint finish ahead of Peter Sagan (Bora-Hansgrohe) and Giacomo Nizzolo (Trek-Segafredo) to win stage two at Tirreno-Adriatico. Following his switch from Quick-Step Floors the German sprinter had struggled to gel...
The head of Facebook in Europe has revealed that she has incurable cancer in the hope that she can raise awareness of the disease and prompt research into a cure.  Mother-of-four Nicola Mendelsohn, 46, was diagnosed with  follicular lymphoma more than a year ago and has decided not to "watch...
Holi is one of India’s most astonishing annual celebrations. Every year, sometime in late February or early March, crowds gather for this festival of colour, throwing multi-coloured powders at each other in an explosion of laughter, fun and festivity. It’s an event that could only be Indian, celebrating the...
The character of Donatella Versace makes her entrance - and it is an entrance - near the end of the first episode of The Assassination of Gianni Versace. Clad in her signature spray-on jeans, black roll-neck and double-breasted suit jacket, she is impossibly glamorous, even while grieving. With Penelope Cruz...
When Meghan Markle and Prince Harry arrived in Belfast this morning, making their first official visit to Northern Ireland, there were several things to note about the soon-to-be-Duchess’s outfit. Firstly, the choice of colours; her Greta Constantine skirt was in a patriotic emerald green, and her Mackage coat in a...
Folk-rock singer Phoebe Bridgers tells Patrick Smith how a fling with an older star led to her breakthrough hit The curse of any young female folk star is to be compared to Joni Mitchell. “I’m just lumped in with her,” says Phoebe Bridgers, a 23-year-old singer-songwriter from Los Angeles. “It totally pisses me...
A new J-pop girl band is capitalising on the cryptocurrency craze by singing about the digital currency market while wearing metallic wrestling-style masks and French maid dresses. Each girl in the eight-strong group, who go by the name of Virtual Currency Girls – or Kasotsuka Shojo in Japanese – wears a furry mask to represent a...
Dele Alli has been carrying a groin injury that reduced him to a bit-part role for England’s friendlies against Holland and Italy, and also prompted a pep talk from manager Gareth Southgate. Southgate revealed that Dele had been unable to train properly with the England squad because of a groin...