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Dublin: 12 °C Thursday 24 April, 2014

Today’s News

From The Score Are Rangers in danger of going in administration again? Fallen Giant

Are Rangers in danger of going in administration again?

“In 140 years, the club’s gone into administration once; I don’t think it would survive a second one.”

Man crushed by falling giant crucifix honouring Pope John Paul II

The accident happened in Italy ahead of the late Pope’s canonisation this weekend.

One Year On: Bangladesh’s miracle seamstress is building a new life

Reshma Akhter married her boyfriend and has a job in a local hotel.

From The Score Manny Pacquiao has lost his ‘pop’, warns Mayweather Pac Man

Manny Pacquiao has lost his ‘pop’, warns Mayweather

Money says Pacquiao looked like an “amateur” against Timothy Bradley in Vegas.

UK police enlisting Muslim women to help stop young people going to Syria

Police will hold meetings across Britain today with women from different community groups and government officials involved in preventing extremism.

From The Score Real Madrid’s ‘athletes’ too much for Bayern, admits Guardiola Pep Talk

Real Madrid’s ‘athletes’ too much for Bayern, admits Guardiola

The La Liga heavyweights are in the driving seat ahead of the second leg.

Obama: If Russia doesn’t play its part, there will be consequences

The US Presidents aid that Russia has failed to respect an agreement to defuse the crisis in Ukraine.

Fishermen blamed for huge number of HIV cases in Ugandan village

The going rate for sex in Kasensero is as little as €1.50.

Yesterday’s News

From Business ETC Dizzying figures alert!: In 2014 Apple have sold 43.7 million iPhones and made $10.2bn profit Cash Money

Dizzying figures alert!: In 2014 Apple have sold 43.7 million iPhones and made $10.2bn profit

CEO Tim Cook also hinted that new products are on the way.

From The Score ‘The match is 51 to 49% in our favour’ – Toulon head coach Laporte Mind Games

‘The match is 51 to 49% in our favour’ – Toulon head coach Laporte

The former France boss has highlighted the threat of Munster’s maul and line-out ahead of Sunday’s semi-final.

US executes man who killed a farming couple in 1993

The bodies of the couple were not discovered until a year after the murder.

From The Score Dan Martin finishes second in gripping Fleche Wallonne finish Dan Close

Dan Martin finishes second in gripping Fleche Wallonne finish

“With a few hundred metres to go I did think I might have had it.”

At least 57 dead, death toll still rising as train flies off rails in Congo swamp

The train crashed in the southeast of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Bodies are being being buried after being taken from the wreckage, as there is no morgue in the area….

From The Score Tears for Andy Murray after receiving freedom of home town at his old school Dunblane High Emotion Hits Home

Tears for Andy Murray after receiving freedom of home town at his old school Dunblane High

“I’m going to keep this very short because there’s a good chance I’ll get emotional,” said the 26 year-old.

From The Score Man Utd shares jump 6% after manager Moyes booted Happy Days

Man Utd shares jump 6% after manager Moyes booted

Shares of the popular British football team, traded on the New York Stock Exchange, leaped in opening trade and rose to $19.18.

From The Score Paul Scholes makes United return to assist Ryan Giggs Changes

Paul Scholes makes United return to assist Ryan Giggs

The ex-England international has previously helped Nicky Butt in coaching the club’s under-21 team.

From The Score Carlo Ancelotti in frame for Manchester United job – reports Target

Carlo Ancelotti in frame for Manchester United job – reports

Several British newspapers said that the Italian was being considered for the vacancy, along with Netherlands coach Louis van Gaal.

From The Score FIFA suspends Barcelona transfer ban Boost

FIFA suspends Barcelona transfer ban

Football’s world body announced the decision in a statement released this morning.

Ukraine revives offensive against rebels while US sends ‘reassuring’ troops

Pro-Moscow insurgents are also currently holding two journalists.

From The Score Mourinho threatens to play weakened Chelsea team against Liverpool Silver Platter

Mourinho threatens to play weakened Chelsea team against Liverpool

The Blues boss made the claim following his side’s dour 0-0 draw with Atletico Madrid last night.

Ninth sub search for missing plane returns empty-handed

The cost of the ongoing search for flight MH370 is ‘not an issue’, Australia said.

Distraught families gather as South Korea ferry disaster death toll passes 100

There are still almost 200 people missing – most of them schoolchildren.

Tuesday 22 April, 2014

From The Score Win over Bolton sees Premier League-bound Foxes crowned champions Football League

Win over Bolton sees Premier League-bound Foxes crowned champions

Lloyd Dyer’s goal helped Leicester City to a 1-0 victory meaning they claimed the Championship title this evening.

From The Score Ultra-defensive Chelsea shut up shop against Atleti but see injuries mount Report

Ultra-defensive Chelsea shut up shop against Atleti but see injuries mount

The Blues came away from the Vincente Calderon with a 0-0 draw in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final tonight.

From The Score Good news for Liverpool, as Terry and Cech to miss must-win Anfield trip Setback

Good news for Liverpool, as Terry and Cech to miss must-win Anfield trip

Chelsea were dealt two considerable blows in their Champions League semi-final with Atletico Madrid.

Affirmative action promotes racial and ethnic diversity in US colleges – but it’s under threat

A referendum in Michigan that disallowed the policy has been backed the US Supreme Court.

British woman to be deported from Sri Lanka for her Buddha tattoo

The majority Buddhist nation is highly sensitive to perceived insults to the religion.

Oscar Pistorius says he did not take acting classes to prepare for murder trial

The claim was made by a well-known columnist, citing reliable sources.

Mugabe now taking home €2,900 (in a country where the average wage is €300)

The 90-year-old Zimbabwean Presidents said it was important his government “should recognise the hard times at the moment”.

From The Score Pep Guardiola ‘not surprised’ by Moyes sacking Pep Step

Pep Guardiola ‘not surprised’ by Moyes sacking

“At the big teams the only thing that counts is winning.”

From The Score Gary Neville laments Moyes’ sacking as supporters blast ‘PR disaster’ Gary Neville Is A Red

Gary Neville laments Moyes’ sacking as supporters blast ‘PR disaster’

The Sky pundit says the players have to take responsibility.

From The Score Four more years! Capello will call it quits after 2018 World Cup Fabio

Four more years! Capello will call it quits after 2018 World Cup

The Italian also says the quarter-finals are the minimum requirement for his team this Summer in Brazil.

Warning that North Korea could be carrying out a new nuclear test

If the country goes ahead with the test, it could be a ‘game changer’, South Korea’s foreign minister has warned

Monday 21 April, 2014

From The Score Burnley promoted to the Premier League Going Up

Burnley promoted to the Premier League

Sean Dyche’s side beat Wigan to secure their spot in the top flight.

From The Score Runners reclaim Boston Marathon one year after attacks Anniversary

Runners reclaim Boston Marathon one year after attacks

36,000 competitors took part.

The Spanish town of Kill Jews is to vote on changing its name

The town admits that the name is not fit for the modern era.

UN: South Sudanese rebels broadcast calls to rape rival groups

More than 200 civilians were killed and 400 wounded in a recent attack.

Russia accuses Ukraine of violating peace deal

US President Barack Obama had warned Russia that it would face additional sanctions if progress was not made within days.

Captain of capsized ferry appeared in safety video

The South Korean president has called the incident “tantamount to murder”. Four others have been arrested.

From The Score Ageless Hopkins pitches 50-50 Mayweather deal The Alien

Ageless Hopkins pitches 50-50 Mayweather deal

B-Hop wants welterweight star Mayweather to jump up in weight while he drops so they can meet at middleweight.

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