Cardiff City v Exeter City kick-off time, live stream details and team news

Cardiff City look to build on their early pre-season form with another friendly outing against Exeter City on Saturday afternoon. It’s their fourth pre-season game following Bath City, Cambridge United and Forest Green Rovers as the beginning of the Championship season looms. Here, we have the lowdown on Saturday’s clash… What time is Cardiff City… Continue reading Cardiff City v Exeter City kick-off time, live stream details and team news

The Bruce Dickinson Interview: I’m dying for Iron Maiden to play Principality Stadium

It’s hard to know for sure how many records they’ve sold — but it’s probably well in excess of 100 million. They are one of the most influential bands in history and played all over the world several times over. But the one place singer Bruce Dickinson keeps nagging his manager to get them booked… Continue reading The Bruce Dickinson Interview: I’m dying for Iron Maiden to play Principality Stadium

Why North Korea thinks K-pop and youth slang can topple a regime

In the past decade, South Korea has emerged as a formidable cultural force, with products from makeup to K-pop and K-drama finding enthusiastic fans around the world. But one place trying to stop South Korean influence from permeating its borders is its neighbor to the north. For decades, North Korea has been almost completely closed… Continue reading Why North Korea thinks K-pop and youth slang can topple a regime

Universal Credit uplift ending will hit more than 660,000 key workers, says report

More than 660,000 low-paid key workers, including nurses, supermarket staff and social carers, will be among the millions of people affected when the Universal Credit uplift ends in the autumn, new figures suggest. The Royal Society for Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (RSA) said its research shows that London, the South East and the North West… Continue reading Universal Credit uplift ending will hit more than 660,000 key workers, says report

Here’s where thunderstorms are expected to strike as UK heatwave to end

Thunderstorms could cast a shadow over plans for a summer weekend of camping, festival-going or lazing on the beach. The Met Office has said that the heatwave will be replaced with unsettled and thundery conditions for southern and central areas, with yellow weather warnings in force. A thunderstorm warning is in place from 8pm on… Continue reading Here’s where thunderstorms are expected to strike as UK heatwave to end

Cristiano Ronaldo Fast Facts – CNN

Father: Jose Dinis Aveiro, a gardener Mother: Maria Dolores dos Santos Aveiro, a cook Children: with Georgina Rodriguez: Alana, 2017; with mother’s name unavailable publicly: Eva and Mateo (twins), 2017; with mother’s name unavailable publicly: Cristiano Jr., 2010 Other Facts Portugal’s all-time top international goalscorer. Winner of the Ballon d’Or footballer of the year award… Continue reading Cristiano Ronaldo Fast Facts – CNN

Beachgoers watch as 4×4 gets stranded as tide comes in at Welsh beach

This is the moment a 4×4 driver got caught out by the tide at a Welsh beach despite claims they were warned “several times” of the risks. The motorist had parked his car on Black Rock Sands at Morfa Bychan in Gwynedd, and was allegedly warned several times that he was parking in a dangerous… Continue reading Beachgoers watch as 4×4 gets stranded as tide comes in at Welsh beach

Fear stalks Haitians as their murdered president is buried and gangs terrorize the capital

Stories of abduction, lethal attack and indiscriminate destruction are endless in Haiti’s seaside city of Port-au-Prince, where everyone seems to know someone who barely made it out alive — and where many did not, in what rights organizations describe as a particularly dangerous year even before the assassination of former president Jovenel Moise drew the… Continue reading Fear stalks Haitians as their murdered president is buried and gangs terrorize the capital

Lionel Messi Fast Facts – CNN

Father: Jorge Messi, factory worker Mother: Celia Cuccittini de Messi Marriage: Antonela Roccuzzo (June 30, 2017-present) Children: Ciro, Mateo and Thiago Other Facts As a young boy, Messi was diagnosed with a growth hormone deficiency. At age 13, he signed with Futbol Club Barcelona and moved to Spain. As part of the contract, FC Barcelona… Continue reading Lionel Messi Fast Facts – CNN

Irish pundit Neil Francis sacked after offensive Marcus Smith comments

Rugby analyst Neil Francis has been sacked by Independent.ie following his ‘unacceptable’ comments about England and Lions outside-half Marcus Smith. Francis was widely criticised for referring to Smith, whose mother is Filipina, as having a “David Beckham haircut and an Oompa Loompa tan, while speaking on the outlet’s ‘The Left Wing’ podcast. The comments were… Continue reading Irish pundit Neil Francis sacked after offensive Marcus Smith comments