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Arsenal signs Lucas Perez, Hart set for Man City exit
Aug30

Arsenal signs Lucas Perez, Hart set for Man City exit

Arsenal bolstered its striker options by signing Lucas Perez from Deportivo La Coruna on the next-to-last day of Europe’s transfer window, and England goalkeeper Joe Hart’s departure from Manchester City grew closer on Tuesday. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has been trying to buy a striker since the end of last season, only to see...

UN aid contracts ‘going to Assad-linked companies’
Aug30

UN aid contracts ‘going to Assad-linked companies’

A UN aid convoy delivers food, health and emergency items to the rebel-held town of Douma, east of the Syrian capital Damascus/AFP-FileLONDON, United Kingdom, Aug 30 – United Nations aid contracts worth tens of millions of dollars have gone to people closely associated with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad despite US and EU sanctions, the...

Hollande: France President says real risk of escalation in Ukraine
Aug30

Hollande: France President says real risk of escalation in Ukraine

"This summer, the situation has become much worse. The risks of escalation are high," Hollande told an annual gathering of French ambassadors. French President Francois Hollande warned on Tuesday that tensions in Ukraine had worsened in recent months and were at risk of further deteriorating.Hollande said he and German Chancellor Angela...

Three Killed in Car Bomb Explosion in Western Ukraine
Aug30

Three Killed in Car Bomb Explosion in Western Ukraine

Three people died on Monday when a car was blown up in the western Ukrainian region of Lviv, authorities said. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

New tans, same old ‘polycrisis’ as Europe’s summer ends
Aug28

New tans, same old ‘polycrisis’ as Europe’s summer ends

The European Union grinds back into action this week after its August break, still dazed by Britain’s midsummer vote to quit the EU and facing much the same “polycrisis” as a year ago: a mass of refugees, a fragile economy, hostile Russians and, yes, those Brits, now more awkward than ever. When President Jean-Claude Juncker makes his...

Man Utd set for Van Persie reunion in Europa League
Aug26

Man Utd set for Van Persie reunion in Europa League

Manchester United will come up against their former striker Robin van Persie after being placed in the same group as the Dutchman’s current club Fenerbahce in Friday’s draw for the group stage of the Europa League. Jose Mourinho’s side will also come up against Dutch giants Feyenoord and Zorya Luhansk of Ukraine in Group A....

Champions League: Guardiola returning to Barcelona
Aug26

Champions League: Guardiola returning to Barcelona

Elsewhere, holders and 11-times champions Real Madrid renew their recent rivalry with Borussia Dortmund. Pep Guardiola will return to the Nou Camp in the Champions League group stage after his new club Manchester City were drawn against his former Barcelona team on Thursday in one of the toughest of the eight groups.Bayern Munich were given a...

WhatsApp to share phone numbers with Facebook
Aug26

WhatsApp to share phone numbers with Facebook

Messaging service WhatsApp will share some user data with its parent – Facebook – to allow for more relevant advertisements. ||| San Francisco – Popular messaging service WhatsApp said it would start sharing users’ phone numbers with parent Facebook, marking a notable shift in its stance on privacy. When Facebook bought...

Guardiola returns to Barcelona with City in Champions League
Aug26

Guardiola returns to Barcelona with City in Champions League

Manchester City’s new coach Pep Guardiola will be heading back to Barcelona after the Premier League club was pitted against his former team in the Champions League draw on Thursday. Guardiola, who also spent most of his playing career at the Catalan club, steered Barcelona to two Champions League titles as well as a number of other...

Biden warns Europe against Russian energy reliance
Aug25

Biden warns Europe against Russian energy reliance

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden has cautioned Europe against a new natural gas pipeline planned to stretch from Russia to Germany, saying it “looks like a fairly bad deal” for Europe because it further increases its energy dependency on Moscow. Biden said Thursday that to lock Europe “into greater reliance on Russia at this moment...

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