Nasri confirms City move

August 25, 2011

Samir Nasri today completed his move to Manchester City from Arsenal for a reported £25m, saying at a press conference to announce the deal that he was delighted at the prospect of joining a club that has "more passionate" fans. The Frenchman, aged 24, said that Arsenal have great followers but ...

United set to sell club stake

August 18, 2011

Manchester United is set to sell off what is regarded as a significant stake to Singaporean investors to partly pay off gross debts of £515m, according to the BBC. BBC’s sports editor David Bond believes that it is widely understood the Mancunian club has lodged a listing application with Singapore’s ...

England riot fightback well under way insists Cameron

August 11, 2011

The prime minister insists that the "fightback" to reclaim England’s streets is well under way, after many cities in the country suffered a fourth evening of violence and looting. PM David Cameron says that every action will be taken to make sure order is restored, with contingency plans to use water ...

Elderly Russian man found chained up outdoors like dog

August 4, 2011

A married couple in the south of Russia face charges now that the wife's ageing father has been discovered by police chained up like a dog in a yard. Prosecutors took unusual steps when they released photos of the victim on the internet, showing him sat down on a mattress and ...