The International Olympic Committee has announced that 22 athletes from North Korea will compete at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.
Paul Bocuse, the master chef who defined French cuisine for nearly half a century and put it on tables around the world, has died aged 91, France’s interior minister has announced.
Paul Bocuse, the world-famous master of French cuisine, has died at the age of 91.
Barcelona have dismissed Spanish reports that they are trying to sign Antoine Griezmann from Atletico Madrid.
Sinn Fein’s president-elect Mary Lou McDonald has said that the party will aim to convince unionists that a United Ireland is the best way forward for everyone.
President Donald Trump is blaming Democrats for the government shutdown — tweeting that they wanted to give him “a nice present” to mark the one-year anniversary of his inauguration.
Roger Federer continued his dominance over Richard Gasquet to march into the fourth round of the Australian Open.
The IOC says that 22 North Korean athletes will compete in the Pyeongchang Olympics next month and both Korean teams will march together in the opening ceremony.
Bayern Munich have Robert Lewandowski back for Sunday’s Bundesliga clash at home to Werder Bremen.
Fraserburgh FC's Bellslea Park has fallen victim to the elements and failed an inspection, postponing the club's massive Scottish Cup fixture against Rangers.
Motorists are facing disrupted journeys after an Aberdeenshire bridge partly collapsed and forced the closure of a countryside road.
The bright lights of Aurora Borealis, also known as the Northern Lights, have been dancing above Iceland. Here are some of the most spellbinding images of the naturally occurring phenomenon over the last few days:
A section of a main road in Swindon has been closed due to a gas leak, police said.
Maria Sharapova wanted to test her level against the leading players but found the answer a rather brutal one as she took just four games off a rejuvenated Angelique Kerber in the third round of the Australian Open.
A bus carrying mostly holiday-makers on a ski trip in Turkey has crashed into trees on the side of a road, killing 11 passengers and injuring 44 others, officials say.
North Korea has proposed sending a delegation led by the leader of a hugely popular girl band to South Korea to check preparations for a trip by a North Korean art troupe during next month’s Winter Olympics.
After 34 years, the changing of the guard has come – with Mary Lou McDonald set to take over the role of Sinn Fein leader.
Employers have been urged to take the issue of sexual harassment seriously by Scotland’s Equalities Secretary.
Sinn Fein’s Mary Lou McDonald has been nominated to replace Gerry Adams as party leader.
The high-profile collapse of several rape trials could damage the prospect of convictions in genuine cases, the former lord chief justice has warned.