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McLeish to return? Moyes the man? Lambert 'ideal'? Who next for Scotland?

Alex McLeish says it would be “hard” to say no if the Scottish Football Association asked him to manage the national side for a second time. Gordon Strachan left the post on Thursday, four days after the team failed to qualify for the World Cup. Ex-Scotland winger Pat Nevin says David Moyes would be the ideal successor. His fellow former internationals Barry Ferguson and Kris Commons have praised Paul Lambert, while Ally McCoist says Sam Allardyce should be a contender. Allardyce left his post as England manager last September after…

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The xx will be playing in Kuala Lumpur next January

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Mark XX on your 2018 calendars, music fans, because acclaimed indie rock band The xx will be bringing its unique brand of music to Kuala Lumpur in January. Presented by Upfront Arena, the band’s ‘I See You Tour Asia’: Live in Kuala Lumpur show will be held on Jan 25, 2018, at the Malaysian International […] Entertainment –

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Harvey Weinstein scandal: What next for Hollywood?

Oscar-winning movie producer Harvey Weinstein is at the centre of a sexual harassment scandal, which has led to him being sacked by his own company. Actress Meryl Streep – who once called him “God” in an awards speech – has spoken out against him, saying the claims left her “appalled”. Dame Judi Dench, Kate Winslet and Emma Thompson are among others to have denounced him. When the claims were first reported in the New York Times, Weinstein apologised for causing “a lot of pain”. He later disputed the article, however,…

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Chris Eubank Jr brutally KOs Avni Yildirim to defend super-middleweight belt; eyes George Groves next

Sunday, October 8, 2017 Chris Eubank Jr scored a brutal third round knockout of Turkey’s Avni Yildirim on Saturday night as he defended his IBO super-middleweight belt. After putting Yildirim down in the first with a sharp uppercut, Eubank realised he could seriously hurt his opponent and so pushed forward, taking him out two rounds later with a wondrous combination of hooks. The victory meant that the 28-year-old defended his IBO title and progressed to the semi-final of the World Boxing Super Series super-middleweight tournament. His opponent in this semi-final…

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How Armenia Plans to Become the Next World-Class Hiking Destination

Dilijan National Park stretches across the mountains of Armenia’s northeastern Tavush region, 92 square miles of beech and oak tree forests and pine-covered slopes that delve into deep gorges with wandering streams and rivers. Brown bear and deer are frequent park visitors, lured by the scent of blackcurrants and gooseberries, while rarer flora like Armenian Saint John’s wort and edible scorzonera grow among rocks and along cliffsides. The park houses some of Armenia’s finest cultural monuments as well: centuries-old monasteries like Matosavank and Goshavank, along with villages and towns like…

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