Angela Merkel ally's loss casts doubt on German coalition

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Norbert Walter-Borjans and Saskia Esken are from the leftist contingent of the SPD The future of German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s coalition has been thrown into doubt after her deputy chancellor lost the leadership race of his party.Olaf Scholz, who is also finance minister, lost his bid to become leader […]

Daphne Caruana Galizia: Malta businessman charged with complicity in murder

Image copyright EPA Image caption Yorgen Fenech has been repeatedly questioned Maltese businessman Yorgen Fenech has been charged with complicity in the murder of investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia in 2017.He pleaded not guilty to that charge and four others others including membership of a criminal gang. Relatives of the assassinated blogger were present in […]

Alli stars as Spurs make it three wins from three under Mourinho

Dele Alli last scored in consecutive games for Tottenham in December 2018Jose Mourinho hailed Dele Alli’s “phenomenal” contribution as the midfielder starred in Tottenham’s third straight win under their new Portuguese boss. While Bournemouth mounted a late fightback, Alli’s two goals helped Spurs to their first back-to-back Premier League victories this season as they moved […]

England to face Croatia at Euro 2020, Wales in group with Italy

England have been drawn against Croatia and Czech Republic in Group D at UEFA EURO 2020, with Wales alongside Italy, Switzerland and Turkey in Group A.Germany will face world champions France and reigning European champions Portugal in Group F.The winners of Scotland’s play-off path, which includes Norway, Serbia and Israel, will join England’s group.Gareth Southgate’s […]

London Bridge attack victim named as Jack Merritt

Image copyright Other One of the people stabbed to death in Friday’s attack at London Bridge has been named as University of Cambridge graduate Jack Merritt.He was one of two people killed when 28-year-old Usman Khan launched the attack at a Cambridge University conference on prisoner rehabilitation.Khan, who had been jailed over a terror plot, […]

General election 2019: PM to appear on Marr amid BBC interview row

Image copyright Getty Images Boris Johnson will be interviewed on Sunday’s Andrew Marr Show as it is in “the public interest” following the London Bridge attack, the BBC says.It had been reported that the BBC had told the PM he would not be allowed on Sunday’s show unless he also agreed to be interviewed by […]

London Bridge: Attacker had been convicted of terror offence

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWhat happened at London Bridge stabbing incident? The man who carried out the stab attack at London Bridge on Friday, named by police as Usman Khan, had previously been jailed for terrorism offences.Khan, 28, was wearing a GPS police tag and was out of prison on licence […]