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Israel and Iran urged to use restraint amid rising tensions in Middle East
Three teenagers detained in Germany over 'Islamist attack' plot
Pelicans close in on sixth seed as Knicks stun Celtics
DeChambeau grabs early Masters lead, Scheffler one back as McIlroy stays under par in the wind
Shane Lowry is on level par, with two holes of his opening round still to finish on Friday morning.
Rory McIlroy: 'It was OK. I held it together well. It was a little scrappy'
Brazil bus crash kills at least nine
11th April 2024
West Ham face uphill battle to book Europa League semi-final spot after defeat
Hamas official says a ceasefire needed to locate hostages held in Gaza
Atalanta stun Liverpool 3-0 at Anfield in Europa League quarter-final first leg
Liverpool now have a mountain to climb to reach the semi-finals.
'I'm here to stay' - Alonso pledges future to Aston Martin
41 points for Nikola Jokic as NBA champs Denver reclaim top spot in play-off race
Russia fires 40 missiles, 40 drones at Ukraine overnight
Iran 'threatening to launch significant attack on Israel', says Biden
Japanese astronaut to be first non-American to set foot on Moon
Pakistan truck crash kills 17 pilgrims en route to prayer site, injures 41
This week
7th April 2024 - 12th April 2024
Former Premier League duo on target as Barcelona edge PSG
Israel bombs targets in Gaza as US says Rafah invasion not 'imminent'
Egypt is attempting to progress true talks as Israel insists it will invade Rafah.
The leaders of France, Egypt and Jordan warned Israel against the threatened offensive in Rafah, urging an “immediate” ceasefire.
Turkey has announced that it will impose trade restrictions on Israel from today until the country declares a ceasefire.
Parents of US school shooter who killed four students sentenced to 10 to 15 years in prison
France to face World XV in Bilbao before South America tour
'Landmark' prosecution for online abuse of Rugby World Cup official
Leaders of France, Egypt, Jordan warn Israel against offensive in the city of Rafah
Israel pulled its forces out of the southern Gaza Strip on Sunday “to prepare for future missions”, the country’s defence minister said.
Egyptian state-linked media reported that talks in Cairo aimed at brokering a truce had made "significant progress".
However, Israel's Ynet news outlet cited an unidentified Israeli official as saying that "we still don't see a deal on the horizon".
A senior Hamas official meanwhile told AFP that "we cannot speak of concrete progress so far".
Bhatia sinks putt to force playoff, dislocates shoulder celebrating, somehow still wins
Nelly Korda beats Leona Maguire in LPGA Match Play final
Maguire rues missed putts after losing to the world number one in Las Vegas final.
Fenerbahce walk off against Galatasaray in Turkish Supercup protest
'It feels like a loss. It is our fault again' - Van Dijk fumes at sloppy Liverpool
Dupont and Ntamack return as five-time champs Toulouse cruise past Racing
Ajax suffer 6-0 humiliation against Feyenoord in Dutch 'Klassieker'
Israeli withdrawal from southern Gaza likely just so 'troops can rest', White House says
Magnificent Leona Maguire to face world number one Korda for LPGA Match Play title
The final tees off tonight at 9.55pm Irish time.
Millions in North America brace for total solar eclipse
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31st March 2024 - 6th April 2024
La Rochelle survive almighty Stormers scare, while Bordeaux crush Sarries once more
Tens of thousands in Hungary join new protest against Prime Minister Viktor Órban
Xabi Alonso's Leverkusen on the verge of history
UN humanitarian chief calls Gaza war 'betrayal of humanity'
Man City survive scare to go level with Liverpool
Kurtley Beale signs for Western Force following court case
Leona Maguire leads way into LPGA Match Play quarter-finals
In chilly, windswept conditions at Shadow Creek in Las Vegas, the Cavan native produced a birdie-birdie finish.
Verstappen grabs pole in Japan for Red Bull one-two
Drone hits pro-Russian separatists in breakaway Moldovan region bordering Ukraine
Ukraine claims it destroyed six Russian military planes in overnight drone attack