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Scotland will prepare for a second independence vote regardless of UK-Sturgeon

Scotland will prepare for a second independence vote regardless of UK-Sturgeon

Scotland will start preparing for an independence referendum before May 2021 without permission from London, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said on Wednesday.

Premier League begins action against rogue Saudi channel

Premier League begins action against rogue Saudi channel

England’s Premier League has started legal action against rogue Saudi channel “beoutQ” which has been broadcasting stolen content from Qatar’s beIN Sports.

Two people fall ill in restaurant in poison attack city

Two people fall ill in restaurant in poison attack city

Police were called to the Prezzo restaurant in the evening in response to a "medical incident" involving a man and a woman, Wiltshire Police said in a statement.

David Beckham to face trial over speeding offence

David Beckham to face trial over speeding offence

Former England football captain David Beckham pleaded not guilty on a technicality to a speeding offence in a loaned Bentley, and will face trial later this month.

England beat India by 60 runs to wrap up series

England beat India by 60 runs to wrap up series

A gritty 101-run partnership between Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane had raised India's hope after they lost three early wickets in their chase of 245 for victory.

Middle East resident diagnosed with MERS in Britain

Middle East resident diagnosed with MERS in Britain

MERS is thought to be carried by camels and comes from the same family as the coronavirus.

Belgium beat England to secure third place finish

Belgium beat England to secure third place finish

Belgium beat England 2-0 in the World Cup third-place play-off on Saturday to secure their best ever finish at a World Cup and send Gareth Southgate's side home with a second straight loss.

Brazil will never choose a foreign coach, says Parreira

Brazil will never choose a foreign coach, says Parreira

Carlos Alberto Parreira, who now heads the technical studies group of world governing body FIFA, said some countries needed to turn to foreign coaches.

Croatia reach World Cup final with 2-1 extra-time win over England

Croatia reach World Cup final with 2-1 extra-time win over England

Mario Mandzukic scored in the 109th minute as Croatia came from behind to beat England 2-1 after extra time on Wednesday and reach their first World Cup final, where they will face France on Sunday, and send the Balkan nation into raptures.

Cup 'most definitely' coming home, Prince Harry predicts

Cup 'most definitely' coming home, Prince Harry predicts

Harry and his American wife Meghan are on a two-day visit to Dublin.

'Croatian dream continues' - press hail World Cup win

'Croatian dream continues' - press hail World Cup win

Saturday's game in Russia's Black Sea resort of Sochi finished 2-2 after extra-time but Croatia held their nerve to win the shootout 4-3.

England sink Sweden to clinch World Cup semi-final berth

England sink Sweden to clinch World Cup semi-final berth

Harry Maguire and Dele Alli scored as England comfortably defeated Sweden 2-0 in Samara on Saturday to reach the World Cup semi-finals for the first time since 1990.