On the day of footballer Emiliano Sala’s funeral, his childhood friend and a former coach pay tribute.
THE US has taken aim at the EU over the Venezuela crisis, demanding Brussels follow other nations and topple President Nicolás Maduro by accepting his opposition as the leader of the crumbling South American country.
THE Italian government has continued its row with Brussels – calling the EU out for its “hypocrisy” – after deputy prime minister Matteo Salvini boasted that the EU faces a change after the European elections in May.
It had been a long election campaign, fiercely contested and marked by flashes of violence, but Nigerians were finally looking forward to casting their votes in what is the largest democratic exercise in Africa.
LEADING Brexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg has taken aim at the eurozone’s growth record, claiming that the European project proves “the more Europe, the worse you do” – amid mounting fears over economic collapse in the EU.
The head of Iran’s powerful Revolutionary Guard has threatened to retaliate against neighboring Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates over a suicide car bombing this week that killed 27 members of the elite organization.
“You never know [how good he could have been],” says a visibly emotional Danny Blind, Ajax’s former manager and the head of its academy, as he remembers the impact Abdelhak Nouri had at the Dutch club.