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Detectives continue to question Tube suspects

Media playback is unsupported on your device Police are continuing to question two men on suspicion of terror offences following Friday’s attack on a Tube train in south-west London. It comes as CCTV images emerged showing a man carrying a Lidl supermarket bag 90 minutes before the bombing. An 18-year-old and 21-year-old are being held over the explosion, which injured 30 at Parsons Green station. The UK terror threat level has been lowered to severe after being raised to critical, its highest level. On Saturday, the 21-year-old was arrested in…

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Barcelona continue to target Philippe Coutinho with plans to complete 'one or two' more signings

Ousmane Dembele was presented as a Barcelona player on Monday Monday, August 28, 2017 Barcelona are ready to keep spending after parading £135.5m new boy Ousmane Dembele at the Nou Camp. Around 17,000 fans attended Barcelona’s official unveiling ceremony on Monday for the 20-year-old France winger, who sealed his switch from Borussia Dortmund. The fee agreed between the two clubs – an initial £96.8million with add-ons potentially taking it to £135.5million – makes the player the second most expensive in history. It is eclipsed only by Neymar’s £200.6million move from Barcelona…

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Championship round-up: Aston Villa claim first victory of the season, Ipswich continue scoring streak

Steve Bruce’s Aston Villa have just one win from their first four games of the season Saturday, August 19, 2017 Aston Villa claimed their first win of the new Championship season thanks to a fine hat-trick from midfielder Conor Hourihane. The Irishman’s treble helped seal a thrilling 4-2 victory over Norwich City, who rallied in the second-half but just fell short of a possible share of the points. Villa dominated from the start. Hourihane opened the scoring in the first minute with a neat close-range finish and Andre Green then…

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From pretzel making to boat racing: The Royals continue their tour of Germany

No royal tour would be complete without some friendly competition between the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, who are currently in Berlin with Prince George and Charlotte. It was not long after they arrived from Poland that the royal couple begun to immerse themselves in various local activities including making traditional pretzels and coxing rival teams in a rowing race in the southern university town of Heidelberg as part of their three-day tour of Germany. Andreas Goebes of the bakers guild Heidelberg, right, watches as Princess Kate, Prince William, form…

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Travel 

News: UNWTO: International tourist arrivals continue to boom

International tourist arrivals worldwide grew by six per cent in January-April of 2017 compared to the same period last year, with business confidence reaching its highest levels in a decade. Sustained growth in most major destinations and a steady rebound in others drove results. Prospects for May-August 2017 remain high. Destinations worldwide received 369 million international tourists (overnight visitors) in the first four months of the year, 21 million more than in the same months of 2016, according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. The January-April period usually represents…

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Lifestyle 

Myer 'erases' Topshop concessions from stores as negotiations continue

Myer has closed its 17 Topshop concessions as negotiations continue to save the Australian arm of the UK fast-fashion business from total collapse. Visitors to Myer stores hoping to pick up a Topshop garment this week would have likely been met with scant signage and zero trace of the brand on the shop floor. Play VideoDon’t Play Up Next Second person charged in Dillon murder Play VideoDon’t Play Video duration 00:23 More National News Videos Previous slideNext slide Topshop Australia collapses under debt Fashion retailer Topshop Australia goes into voluntary…

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The Obamas continue to live their best lives on holiday in Bali

Vacay Barack Obama continues to live on. This time he’s swapped his cool backwards hat for a stack hat as he, Michelle and his daughters Sasha and Malia enjoyed a white water rafting tour while on holiday in Badung, Bali. What can we say? The guy really enjoys his water sports. The Obama clan enjoy some family bonding on the Ayung River in Badung, Bali.  Photo: AP Perhaps the best part of the snaps (admittedly taken by someone who appears to be hiding in the rocks by the river, so not…

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