Newcastle legend Nobby Solano talks trophies, trumpets, Maradona and Sting ahead of cup semi-final

When Nobby Solano walked into a Newcastle bar to meet Alan Shearer recently, he joked about how much his friend had aged. ‘You played with me?’ said the Peruvian. ‘How old are you? Do fans still recognize you?’. He soon had his answer. Shearer and Solano are adored on Tyneside. Primarily, because they were tremendous … Read more

Ukraine’s Zelenskyy says Russia’s ‘big revenge’ has begun | Russia-Ukraine war News

Russia has begun its “big revenge” for Ukraine’s resistance to its invasion, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has said, as Russian forces claimed a series of incremental gains in his country’s east. Zelenskyy has been warning for weeks that Moscow aims to step up its assault on Ukraine after about two months of virtual stalemate along … Read more

Love Island viewers were left in shock at ‘delusional’ Olivia Hawkins

Viewers were left surprised at ‘delusional’ Olivia Hawkins during Monday’s episode as she still believes Tom Clare will come back to her. Tom has been getting to know Ellie Spence and the two even had a cheeky kiss after telling Olivia he was going to ‘graft for her’. However, the new romance between Tom and … Read more

Transfer news LIVE! Arsenal eye Jorginho amid Caicedo bid; Fernandez nears £115m Chelsea deal; Porro to Spurs

Arsenal, Chelsea and Tottenham are all still hunting huge signings with just two days to go now before the January transfer deadline. Arsenal are not giving up on Moises Caicedo after having a second bid for the Ecuador midfielder worth around £70 million rejected by Brighton. A third bid is believed to be imminent and … Read more

Tire Nichols updates: Sixth Memphis police officer ‘relieved of duty’ after deadly beating video released

Protesters march in Memphis after video released of Tyre Nichols being beaten by police Sign up to our Evening Headlines email for your daily guide to the latest news Sign up to our free US Evening Headlines email The Memphis Police Department announced a sixth officer, Preston Hemphill, was being put on administrative leave in … Read more

Trump news today: Manhattan DA opens grand jury probe over Stormy Daniels hush money

Trump opens 2024 run, saying he’s ‘more committed’ than ever Sign up for the daily Inside Washington email for exclusive US coverage and analysis sent to your inbox Get our free Inside Washington email Donald Trump now faces yet another criminal investigation, this time at the hands of the Manhattan district attorney’s office. The New … Read more

Jacob Rees-Mogg attacks government’s anti-strikes law as ‘badly written bill’ | Politics News

Jacob Rees-Mogg has attacked the government over its anti-strikes legislation, calling the bill “badly written” and “an extreme example of bad practice”. The former business secretary was speaking in the Commons as MPs debated the proposed new law, which would see minimum service levels set for fire, ambulance and rail services for when the sectors … Read more

Global fixer of corrupt energy deals sentenced to one year in US prison

A British-Iranian consultant whose company fixed billions of dollars of corrupt energy deals was sentenced to just over a year in US prison on Monday, bringing a partial close to a bribery scandal that strained US-UK relations and tarnished Britain’s Serious Fraud Office. Saman Ahsani, who helped run Monaco-based Unaoil, was at the heart of … Read more

A Completely New Way To Kill Cancer: Artificial DNA

Scientists in Japan have made a breakthrough in the fight against cancer using artificial DNA. Lab tests successfully targeted and destroyed human cervical and breast cancer cells, as well as mouse malignant melanoma cells. Hairpin-shaped DNA interacts with microRNA in cancer cells, activating an immune response. University of Tokyo researchers have made a breakthrough in … Read more