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Month: April 2022

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Tyson Fury firm on retirement after retaining world title against Dillian Whyte

Tyson Fury was adamant he will retire from boxing after retaining his WBC heavyweight title with a highlight-reel stoppage of Dillian Whyte. Fury has been insistent for weeks that he would end his career irrespective of the outcome against his British rival at Wembley Stadium, although even those close to him have cast doubt on that position. If this is to be the end then the 33-year-old bowed out in […]

todayApril 24, 2022 25


On this day in 2013 Luis Suarez gets 10 match ban for biting Branislav Ivanovic

Liverpool striker Luis Suarez was handed a 10-game ban on this day in 2013 after he bit Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic. The Uruguay international, who had been suspended for seven games for a similar attack on PSV Eindhoven’s Otman Bakkal during his time at Ajax, found himself under the spotlight once again during the Reds’ 2-2 Premier League draw with the Londoners at Anfield on April 21. Suarez clashed with […]

todayApril 24, 2022 31


Keir Starmer criticises Met for silence on partygate fines before elections

Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer has hit out at the Metropolitan Police for failing to disclose how many partygate fines are being issued ahead of local elections. The force said they would not be giving an update on fixed-penalty notices (FPNs) before the local polls next month, with the Prime Minister having already been fined once for attending his own birthday bash in June 2020. Sir Keir said the Met […]

todayApril 24, 2022 13


Another mass grave found in Ukrainian city of Mariupol

Authorities say it could hold the bodies of 1,000 residents Authorities in the Ukrainian city of Mariupol say they've found another mass grave. The city council posted a satellite photo provided by Planet Labs showing what it said was a mass grave 45 metres (147.64ft) by 25 metres (82.02ft) that could hold the bodies of at least 1,000 Mariupol residents. It said the new reported mass grave is outside the […]

todayApril 23, 2022 26


Johnson warned Tories will be punished at the polls for Covid breach parties

Former Conservative minister Steve Baker says the partygate affair could hurt the Tories at next month's local elections Boris Johnson has been warned the Conservatives will “reap the whirlwind” of the No 10 lockdown parties saga at the ballot box as the threat of more police fines hangs over him. Former Conservative minister Steve Baker told The Daily Telegraph the partygate affair could hurt the Tories at the local elections […]

todayApril 23, 2022 17


POs Spirit Of Britain cleared as firm tries to resume normal operations

It comes as the company attempts to return to normal operations after sacking nearly 800 seafarers. A P&O ferry that was being held for reinspection has been cleared to sail, while another has been found to have a “small number of deficiencies” that need to be addressed before it can resume service. It comes as the company attempts to return to normal operations after sacking nearly 800 seafarers. The Maritime […]

todayApril 22, 2022 17


Boris Johnson meets with Narendra Modi for talks on defence and trade

Boris Johnson noted he would not get the same “fantastic welcome” everywhere as he met his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi for talks overshadowed by deepening jeopardy over the partygate affair. The Prime Minister was welcomed with a military ceremony at the Rashtrapati Bhavan presidential residence in New Delhi on Friday morning after MPs in Westminster ordered an investigation into whether Mr Johnson lied to Parliament. The Commons investigation was approved […]

todayApril 22, 2022 23


Ukrainian visa delays are a national embarrassment says British host

Visa delays under the Government’s Homes for Ukraine scheme is a “national disgrace and a national embarrassment”, a British host has said. David Turner, 53, a lawyer from Farnham, Surrey, is sponsoring four Ukrainian refugees but said only one visa has been approved almost five weeks after applying to the scheme. “The way that the Home Office is performing is a national disgrace and a national embarrassment,” Mr Turner told […]

todayApril 22, 2022 16


Belarusian Tennis Federation seeks legal advice over Wimbledon ban

The Belarusian Tennis Federation is seeking legal advice over Wimbledon’s ban on players from the country while the WTA is threatening “strong reactions” over the decision taken by the All England Club and Lawn Tennis Association. The two bodies announced on Wednesday that players from Russia and Belarus will not be able to enter this summer’s grass-court events because of the actions taken by their countries in Ukraine. Players from […]

todayApril 22, 2022 27