Zimbabwe’s president Robert Mugabe has defied calls to quit, saying he will preside over a ruling party congress in December in an announcement that could trigger impeachment proceedings this week and more protests demanding his ouster.
Christmas spending is set to fall for the first time since 2012 as Brexit uncertainty and a drop in real wages weigh on UK households, research suggests.
Theresa May and key Cabinet ministers who oversee Brexit negotiations are expected to discuss Britain’s offer to the European Union for the so-called “divorce bill” Brussels insists is needed to unlock trade talks.
Case Keenum threw for 280 yards and a touchdown as the Minnesota Vikings improved their record to 8-2 after beating the Los Angeles Rams 24-7.
Arsene Wenger has hailed Shkodran Mustafi’s leadership qualities and likened the defender to Per Mertesacker.
Mauricio Pochettino insists he has no issue with Danny Rose despite him leaving the defender out of Tottenham’s squad for the north London derby.
New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen refused to be drawn on his rivalry with compatriot Warren Gatland ahead of next weekend’s autumn international against Wales.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic claims his knee problems were far worse than people realise.
Eddie Jones has given Dylan Hartley’s England captaincy its strongest endorsement yet to edge him closer to retaining the role for the 2019 World Cup.
The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh have been pictured in three more photos as part of a series of portraits released to mark their 70th wedding anniversary.
Rhys Priestland feels that it will be “a big surprise” if he is involved in Wales’ clash against world champions New Zealand next Saturday.
Italian Football Federation president Carlo Tavecchio has suggested Antonio Conte would be his preferred choice as national team boss.
Grigor Dimitrov claimed the biggest title of his career by beating David Goffin at the ATP Finals – and now has his sights set on winning a grand slam.
Scotland fly-half Finn Russell will leave Glasgow Warriors at the end of the season after being offered a bumper deal by another club.
Eddie Jones believes England have found their Alexis Sanchez in Danny Care after the Harlequins scrum-half plotted Australia’s downfall at Twickenham.
Thousands of revellers are dancing on Copacabana beach to celebrate Rio de Janeiro’s annual gay pride parade.
Zimbabwe’s long-time president Robert Mugabe, the world’s oldest head of state at 93, is resisting stepping aside.
One of the most famous and celebrated Victoria Cross medals of the 20th century is estimated to fetch around £300,000 at auction.
The Prince of Wales has praised the “resilience” of the people of Dominica as he saw for himself the damage wreaked to the Caribbean island by Hurricane Maria.
David Moyes claimed some “big players with big reputations” are letting West Ham down after the 2-0 loss at Watford.
Zolani Tete has set a boxing record for the fastest ever knockout in a world title bout.
Manchester City continue to fly solo at the top of the Premier League after making it 10 straight victories against Leicester.
Pope Francis has celebrated Mass with poor people in the splendour of St Peter’s Basilica and denounced those who dismiss poverty as “not my business”.
David Moyes was left in doubt about the size of the task in front of him as West Ham crashed to a 2-0 defeat at Watford.
Tynecastle finally reopened and Hamilton recorded a famous victory.
The deputy leader of far-right group Britain First has been charged with using threatening and abusive language at a rally in Belfast.
Hearts' homecoming party was spoiled by Partick Thistle substitute Kris Doolan as he grabbed a late leveller in a 1-1 draw at refurbished Tynecastle.
Massimiliano Allegri’s decision to rest two key players backfired as Juventus lost valuable ground in the Serie A title hunt with a 3-2 defeat at Sampdoria.
Colin Tizzard is yet to saddle the winner of the Champion Chase, but Fox Norton could address that matter come March after making an emphatic return to action in the Shloer Chase at Cheltenham.
Joey Carbery will solve his goal-kicking issues to blossom into a frontline fly-half for Ireland, according to team-mate Jack Conan.
Hearts’ Tynecastle return has been given the final go-ahead.
The key questions ahead of Chancellor Philip Hammond’s Budget on Wednesday are answered here: