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Elton Jantjies drop goal seals Barbarians thrilling comeback win over Argentina

Elton Jantjies drop goal seals Barbarians thrilling comeback win over Argentina

Elton Jantjies’s late drop goal completed a thrilling comeback for the Barbarians and inflicted a sixth straight defeat on Argentina. Jantjies struck in the 79th minute to edge Rassie Erasmus’s side ahead in the dying stages of an entertaining match...

1 December 2018 in Sport
 
Leicester City’s James Maddison sinks Watford with sublime volley

Leicester City’s James Maddison sinks Watford with sublime volley

James Maddison scored a sensational goal to lift Leicester to a decisive victory against Watford, who finished the game with 10 men when Étienne Capoue was shown a straight red card. Maddison’s first-half volley, finishing off a flowing break, capped...

1 December 2018 in Sport
 
May puts on brave face at G20 as Brexit deal looks doomed in Commons

May puts on brave face at G20 as Brexit deal looks doomed in Commons

When Theresa May addressed reporters on her RAF Voyager plane en route to the G20, she wore an eye-catching bracelet that appeared to depict the Great Wave off Kanagawa, the famous Japanese painting of a tsunami. Hokusai’s famous painting depicts a...

1 December 2018 in Politics
 
Andros Townsend stunner helps lift Crystal Palace away from danger

Andros Townsend stunner helps lift Crystal Palace away from danger

Crystal Palace could have been forgiven for assuming a no-frills battle against Burnley at Selhurst Park - but the Eagles’ fellow Premier League strugglers were a shadow of the spiky Sean Dyche teams we have come to expect. Instead, Roy Hodgson’s side...

1 December 2018 in Sport
 
One to watch: Puma Blue

One to watch: Puma Blue

The term “crooner” might bring to mind the silky-smooth voice of Frank Sinatra and the choreographed flair of his Rat Pack, Las Vegas, tailored suits and a big band on the stands. What it might not conjure, though, is a twentysomething south Londoner...

1 December 2018 in Art & Culture
 
Ellie Kendrick: ‘I’ve always been interested in the expression of rage in women’

Ellie Kendrick: ‘I’ve always been interested in the expression of rage in women’

Ellie Kendrick, 28, is an actor and writer. She started acting professionally as a teenager, starring in the BBC’s The Diary of Anne Frank while still at school in Kent. She has since appeared in Game of Thrones, Mike Bartlett’s Press on BBC One,...

1 December 2018 in Art & Culture
 
War veteran, 98, dies weeks after violent robbery

War veteran, 98, dies weeks after violent robbery

A 98-year-old second world war veteran who sustained multiple injuries during a violent robbery at his home last month has died. Peter Gouldstone, 98, was suffered serious brain bleeding and extensive bruising on his body at his property in north...

1 December 2018 in World News
 
Buveur D’Air routs Samcro in Newcastle’s Fighting Fifth Hurdle

Buveur D’Air routs Samcro in Newcastle’s Fighting Fifth Hurdle

Gordon Elliott was impressively succinct after seeing his hurdler Samcro routed by Buveur D’Air in the Fighting Fifth Hurdle here on Saturday. What does Samcro need if he is to find at least eight lengths on the winner in the Champion Hurdle in March?...

1 December 2018 in Sport
 
Kate Osamor: Labour MP resigns amid row over son's drug conviction

Kate Osamor: Labour MP resigns amid row over son's drug conviction

The shadow international development secretary, Kate Osamor, has resigned from her role amid accusations she misled the public over her son’s drug conviction. Osamor, the Labour MP for Edmonton, north London, tweeted on Saturday to say she was...

1 December 2018 in Politics
 
Copa Libertadores final: River Plate refuse to play Boca Juniors in Madrid

Copa Libertadores final: River Plate refuse to play Boca Juniors in Madrid

River Plate rejected the decision to play the rearranged second leg of their Copa Libertadores final against Boca Juniors in Madrid. The much anticipated Superclásico between the fierce Buenos Aires rivals was postponed twice last weekend after Boca’s...

1 December 2018 in Sport
 
Once an American powerhouse, can General Electric regain its spark?

Once an American powerhouse, can General Electric regain its spark?

A lot is hanging on the future of General Electric – and not just the survival of one of the most famous business names in America. Last week a Nomura bank analyst warned that fixing GE’s $115bn (£90bn) borrowing burden was “critical” to keeping...

1 December 2018 in Business
 
Kyle Eastmond sees red as hapless Leicester are thumped by Bristol

Kyle Eastmond sees red as hapless Leicester are thumped by Bristol

Leicester are in trouble. The Tigers gave up a try bonus point for the sixth time in nine Premiership matches this season as Bristol moved above them in the table. Leicester had the excuse of playing the final 56 minutes with 14 men after Kyle...

1 December 2018 in Sport
 


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