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March 19, 2018 1:08 PM Valtteri Bottas warns Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton that there is 'no reason' why he can't fight for F1 title

Valtteri Bottas says 'there is no reason why I can't fight for the title' as he prepares to take on defending champion Lewis Hamilton. His Mercedes team-mate is favourite to claim a fifth world championship this season, which begins in Australia on Sunday. Bottas won for a third time in 2017 at the season finale in Abu Dhabi and believes he can continue 8

March 19, 2018 12:28 PM Dirk Nowitzki insists on playing with the Dallas Mavericks for two more years as the veteran chases down Wilt Chamberlain's all-time scoring record

Dirk Nowitzki has reiterated his desire to play two more seasons in the NBA as he continues to climb up the league’s all-time leading scorers charts. Nowitzki, who has scored 31,112 points since arriving at the Dallas Mavericks in 1998, penned a two-year contract extension in July worth $10million. And speaking after the Mavericks’ 106-114 loss to the Brooklyn 7

March 15, 2018 4:58 PM Chemical in sugar may cause diabetes by derailing metabolism, study finds

Diabetes could be caused by a chemical in sugar - turning the condition on its head, according to new research. If true, scientists say high blood glucose levels would be an affect - rather than the cause - of the disease. Experiments on flies found found large amounts of the metabolite MG (methylglyoxal) led to the typical diabetic disturbances of the metabolism 7

March 14, 2018 4:09 PM Supermarket Lidl rolls out a sportswear range featuring some VERY convincing copycats of pricier athleisure wear (so can you tell the big brands from the budget options?)

With the first signs of spring in the air, gyms and health clubs are brimming with anxious runners keen to get in shape after the winter months of binge-eating and box sets. But a vigorous workout regime can come with a hefty price tag attached - especially if you're keen to kit yourself out in the sort of boutique athleisure wear popularised by the likes 3

March 9, 2018 12:46 PM GERMANY PANICS: Angela Merkel LOSES her cool over Trump tariffs as US takes aim

GERMAN Chancellor Angela Merkel has said she sees President Trump's steel and aluminium tariffs "with concern" and she supports the EU Commission in addressing the World Trade Organization about the dispute. Speaking in Munich the German leader said she is also seeking dialogue with her US counterpart and called for the EU to be exempt from the tarifs 21

March 8, 2018 10:16 PM Teen charged with murder of dog rescuer Ffiona Scourfield

Ffiona Scourfield was described by friends as someone who worked "tirelessly to make the world a better place for animals". Dog rescuer Ffiona Scourfield, who was also known as Suzi Wales, lived in the small town of St Clears in Carmarthenshire. Dyfed-Powys Police were called to the property just before 6pm on Tuesday. A volunteer for the UK German Shepherd 15

March 8, 2018 7:12 AM EU FARCE: Hundreds of treaties at risk as ECJ rules clause ILLEGAL

Hundreds of treaties have been shrouded in doubt after the European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruled that an arbitration clause in investment protection agreements violates EU law. According to a report in German newspaper Heise, the decision could affect nearly 200 treaty agreements between EU member states. The verdict, published yesterday by the European 21

March 5, 2018 10:40 AM German man severely injured in acid attack

BERLIN (AP) - A 51-year-old German has been severely injured after two men threw acid at him as he left his home near the western city of Duesseldorf. German daily Bild on Monday identified the victim as Bernhard Guenther, an executive with innogy SE, a subsidiary of German electric utilities company RWE. Police said in a statement the man was attacked

March 5, 2018 9:33 AM Merkel calls on new German government to start work quickly

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has welcomed the coalition deal and says “it’s important that we start quickly with our work”. Ms Merkel was speaking a day after the centre-left Social Democrats voted overwhelmingly to remain in a coalition with her conservative bloc, giving the chancellor the support needed to preserve her governing coalition and secure 3

March 2, 2018 3:04 PM New memorial for brave bomber crew to be unveiled

A REFURBISHED memorial to the brave crew of a shot down Second World War RAF bomber will be unveiled on Sunday on the 73rd anniversary of the crash. The crew of the Halifax bomber NA612 lost their lives to a German fighter on the night of March 4, 1945, as they were flying over Brafferton, North Yorkshire, and were about to land in Dishforth. The condition 8