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Luca Minutello

Champions League: Liverpool face tough task against Atletico Madrid

I am still confident Liverpool will get the result they need at Anfield against Atletico Madrid, but we saw on Tuesday night just how tough that will be to achieve. The...

Storm Dennis: ‘Ghost ship’ washes up on Irish coast

Image copyright Irish Coast Guard/PA Image caption The 80-metre cargo ship Alta was last seen thousands of miles away in 2019 A “ghost” cargo ship has washed...

Australia bushfires: Backpackers can stay longer if they help rebuild

Image copyright Getty Images Backpackers in Australia on working holiday visas may now be able to stay longer if they help out on farms that were affected by the...

Coronavirus: Largest study suggests elderly and sick are most at risk

Image copyright AFP Image caption The highest fatality rate – 14.8% – is for people aged 80 and older Health officials in China have published the first...

Nascar champion hurt in dramatic Daytona 500 crash

Ryan Newman (6) crashed when he was leading the race, which was won by Denny Hamlin (11) American Ryan Newman is in a “serious but not life threatening”...

Bloomberg to join Democratic debate amid poll surge

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mr Bloomberg is looking forward to taking part in the debate, his campaign manager said Democratic presidential candidate...

Boy Scouts of America files for bankruptcy over sex abuse lawsuits

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The Boy Scouts of America has more than two million members The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) has filed for bankruptcy...

HSBC signals mass job cuts as profits plunge

Image copyright Getty Images HSBC has said it will axe around 35,000 jobs as it announced profits for 2019 fell by about a third. That has spurred the bank to target...

UK Budget date kept at 11 March

Image copyright Getty Images The government will not be changing the date of the Budget, Chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced. It will go ahead as previously scheduled...

Wages back above pre-economic crisis levels

Image copyright Getty Images Average weekly wages in the UK have reached their highest levels since before the financial crisis. Weekly pay reached £512 in the three...