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Barry Gibb brings Glastonbury to its feet

We’re calling it: Islands In The Stream has become the unofficial anthem of Glastonbury. Kenny Rogers debuted the song in 2013; and Dolly Parton featured it in her record-breaking set a year later. Now Barry Gibb, who wrote the song, … Continue reading

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Italy forced to bail out two more banks for 5.2bn euros

Italy’s government is bailing out two banks in the Venice region at a cost of 5.2bn euros (£4.6bn; $5.8bn). The move comes two days after the European Central Bank warned that Banca Popolare di Vicenza and Veneto Banca were failing … Continue reading

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Montreal festival float causes race row

Media playback is unsupported on your device A video from a Montreal festival parade has gone viral with critics suggesting it shows the event’s lack of diversity. The clip shows a singer on a float pushed by four black men … Continue reading

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Women's World Cup 2017: South Africa beat Pakistan by three wickets

Watch highlights from the 2017 Women’s World Cup as South Africa defeat Pakistan by three wickets in the third match of the tournament at Grace Road. MATCH REPORT:SA secure tense win over Pakistan WATCH MORE: Highlights as New Zealand thrash … Continue reading

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England v South Africa: Dawid Malan hits 78 as hosts win Twenty20 series

Media playback is not supported on this device Third Twenty20 international, Cardiff: England 181-8 (20 overs): Malan 78, Paterson 4-32 South Africa 162-7 (20 overs): De Villiers 39, Jordan 3-31 England won by 19 runs Scorecard Dawid Malan hit an … Continue reading

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Lewis Hamilton calls Sebastian Vettel 'a disgrace' after Azerbaijan GP collision

Lewis Hamilton called title rival Sebastian Vettel “a disgrace” after the Ferrari driver drove into his car in the Azerbaijan Grand Prix. The two clashed before one of three re-starts in a chaotic race, Vettel hitting the back of Hamilton’s … Continue reading

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More high-rises fail fire safety tests

Cladding on 60 high-rise buildings across 25 local authority areas in England has failed fire safety tests, the government has said. Tests are taking place on the fire resistance of cladding on up to 600 buildings following the Grenfell Tower … Continue reading

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More high-rises fail fire safety tests

Cladding on 60 high-rise buildings across 25 local authority areas in England has failed fire safety tests, the government has said. Tests are taking place on the fire resistance of cladding on up to 600 buildings following the Grenfell Tower … Continue reading

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Vettel hits Hamilton as Ricciardo wins

Sebastian Vettel was penalised for driving into Lewis Hamilton in a chaotic and incident-packed Azerbaijan Grand Prix but the German still extended his title lead as a loose head restraint cost the Briton victory. A remarkable race that featured three … Continue reading

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Vettel hits Hamilton as Ricciardo wins

Sebastian Vettel was penalised for driving into Lewis Hamilton in a chaotic and incident-packed Azerbaijan Grand Prix but the German still extended his title lead as a loose head restraint cost the Briton victory. A remarkable race that featured three … Continue reading

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