Modric agent claims Real Madrid star wants Inter move

Marko Naletilic has insisted the midfielder would relish the opportunity to play for the San Siro outfit as speculation mounts over his future Luka Modric’s agent has opened the door to a potential move to Inter, insisting the Real Madrid midfielder is enthused by the idea of playing for the Serie A side. The Croatia […]

Man arrested after car crash outside Parliament

Two people have been injured and a man has been arrested after a car crashed into security barriers outside parliament. A silver car crashed into security barriers in Westminster at 7.37am, prompting a huge response from armed police. It is being investigated by counter-terror officers. The driver, wearing a white shirt and a black hooded […]

Ryanair strike: One in six flights cancelled in pilot walkout

Ryanair pilots are striking in five European countries, forcing the cancellation of a sixth of the firm’s flights during the holiday season peak. The 24-hour walk-out involves staff in Germany, Sweden, Ireland, Belgium and the Netherlands. About 50,000 passengers are understood to have been told of cancellations on 400 flights. The action is the largest […]

NFL players protest during US national anthem in pre-season games

Several NFL players have protested during the US national anthem before pre-season games. Philadelphia Eagles’ Malcolm Jenkins and De’Vante Bausby raised a fist, as did San Francisco 49ers’ Marquise Goodwin and Miami Dolphins’ Robert Quinn, while his team-mates Kenny Stills and Albert Wilson kneeled. The NFL says plans to fine players for anthem protests have […]

Argentina’s Senate rejects proposed bill to legalize abortion

(CNN)Argentina’s Senate voted against legalizing elective abortion in the early hours of Thursday morning, dashing the hopes of pro-abortion rights advocates in the predominantly Catholic country, homeland of Pope Francis. The Senate rejected the proposed bill 38 to 31, with two abstentions and one absentee. The bill, which fueled contentious debate, would have expanded abortion […]