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Sunday 18 April, 2021

11 dead and nearly 100 injured after passenger train derails in Egypt
# Train Derailment
# Train Derailment

11 dead and nearly 100 injured after passenger train derails in Egypt

Updated Apr 18th 2021, 7:48 PM 10,254 Views 2 Comments

It is the latest of several rail accidents to hit the country in recent years.

Eddie Nketiah nets late equaliser as Arsenal hit back against sorry Fulham
# Last Gasp
From The42
# Last Gasp

Eddie Nketiah nets late equaliser as Arsenal hit back against sorry Fulham

Apr 18th 2021, 3:54 PM 4,096 Views 9 Comments

Nketiah scrambled in from point-blank range to earn the misfiring Gunners a 1-1 draw.

Taoiseach warns of ‘very serious harm’ if people use Brexit to create dispute
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Taoiseach warns of ‘very serious harm’ if people use Brexit to create dispute

Apr 18th 2021, 3:30 PM 20,974 Views 27 Comments

Micheal Martin said Brexit was one of the causes of the ‘terrible scenes’ of rioting in Belfast recently.

US and China reach agreement ahead of climate summit
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

US and China reach agreement ahead of climate summit

Apr 18th 2021, 8:00 AM 11,851 Views 16 Comments

The countries said they are “committed to cooperating with each other and with other countries to tackle the climate crisis”.

Saturday 17 April, 2021

Thomas Tuchel delighted with Chelsea display as they reach FA Cup final
# No Doubting Thomas
From The42
# No Doubting Thomas

Thomas Tuchel delighted with Chelsea display as they reach FA Cup final

Apr 17th 2021, 9:53 PM 4,922 Views 5 Comments

Just days after both sides progressed to the Champions League semi-finals, the Blues came out on top at an empty Wembley.

Former Italian interior minister Matteo Salvini to stand trial over 2019 migrant standoff
# Matteo Salvini
# Matteo Salvini

Former Italian interior minister Matteo Salvini to stand trial over 2019 migrant standoff

Apr 17th 2021, 7:35 PM 10,767 Views 0 Comments

Matteo Salvini tweeted that defending the country was the ‘sacred duty’ of every Italian.

Space trio return to Earth after six months aboard orbiting station
# Space
# Space

Space trio return to Earth after six months aboard orbiting station

Apr 17th 2021, 3:30 PM 23,726 Views 3 Comments

A Nasa astronaut and two Russian cosmonauts landed in the steppes of Kazakhstan.

Judge denies Ghislaine Maxwell’s motions to toss sex charges
# Ghislaine Maxwell
# Ghislaine Maxwell

Judge denies Ghislaine Maxwell’s motions to toss sex charges

Apr 17th 2021, 2:03 PM 24,938 Views 0 Comments

Maxwell, 59, has pleaded not guilty to charges filed against her when she was arrested last July.

Worldwide Covid-19 death toll exceeds three million people
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Worldwide Covid-19 death toll exceeds three million people

Apr 17th 2021, 10:53 AM 13,896 Views 39 Comments

The count by Johns Hopkins University comes as cases are spiking in many countries.

Joe Biden to lift Donald Trump’s cap on refugees amid criticism
# Biden
# Biden

Joe Biden to lift Donald Trump’s cap on refugees amid criticism

Apr 17th 2021, 10:19 AM 16,453 Views 16 Comments

The latest move gets rid of Trump’s restrictions on resettlements from Somalia, Syria and Yemen to the US.

Friday 16 April, 2021

Too early to judge severity of Harry Kane injury, says worried Jose Mourinho
# Race Against Time
From The42
# Race Against Time

Too early to judge severity of Harry Kane injury, says worried Jose Mourinho

Apr 16th 2021, 10:51 PM 8,151 Views 11 Comments

Tottenham play in the Carabao Cup final on Sunday week.

Moyes: Top-four finish with West Ham would trump success at Everton
# Euro Dreams
From The42
# Euro Dreams

Moyes: Top-four finish with West Ham would trump success at Everton

Apr 16th 2021, 10:41 PM 6,223 Views 11 Comments

A win at Newcastle on Saturday would move the Hammers into the top three.

Super-sub Coleman makes instant impact as Everton and Spurs draw at Goodison
# Seamie
From The42
# Seamie

Super-sub Coleman makes instant impact as Everton and Spurs draw at Goodison

Apr 16th 2021, 10:03 PM 29,046 Views 20 Comments

There was concern for Tottenham as Harry Kane picked up a late injury.

Young Irish manager continues to build his name with crunch Cup win
# Good Win
From The42
# Good Win

Young Irish manager continues to build his name with crunch Cup win

Apr 16th 2021, 9:46 PM 9,788 Views 3 Comments

Waterford’s Jim Goodwin was a member of Brian Kerr’s history-making Under 16 European championship winning side in 1998. He is now guiding St Mirren to the unexpected heights.

Nadal falls to shock defeat in Monte Carlo while Evans storms into semi-finals
# Rafa Out
From The42
# Rafa Out

Nadal falls to shock defeat in Monte Carlo while Evans storms into semi-finals

Apr 16th 2021, 8:28 PM 2,983 Views 0 Comments

British number one Dan Evans battled to a 5-7 6-3 6-4 victory over 11th seed David Goffin.

I wish I shared your excitement – World title ‘anticlimax’ for O’Sullivan
# Bored
From The42
# Bored

I wish I shared your excitement – World title ‘anticlimax’ for O’Sullivan

Apr 16th 2021, 7:39 PM 9,985 Views 7 Comments

O’Sullivan is more excited by Sheffield’s running routes and his new shop at Meadowhall.

Daniel Dubois set to make ring return after injury in June
# Comeback Kid
From The42
# Comeback Kid

Daniel Dubois set to make ring return after injury in June

Apr 16th 2021, 7:03 PM 2,030 Views 0 Comments

The Londoner suffered a serious eye injury in losing to Joe Joyce last November.

Tyrone Mings subjected to racist abuse on social media as top-flight clubs consider boycott
# Kick It Out
From The42
# Kick It Out

Tyrone Mings subjected to racist abuse on social media as top-flight clubs consider boycott

Apr 16th 2021, 7:01 PM 2,854 Views 0 Comments

The Aston Villa defender was also racially abused in Bulgaria at the end of 2019 on his England debut.

British and Irish Lions for Jersey training camp ahead of South Africa tour
# On Tour
From The42
# On Tour

British and Irish Lions for Jersey training camp ahead of South Africa tour

Apr 16th 2021, 6:18 PM 8,384 Views 4 Comments

Head coach Warren Gatland is due to name his squad on 6 May.

Thursday 15 April, 2021

Manchester United cruise into Europa League semis after Granada win
# Cruise Control
From The42
# Cruise Control

Manchester United cruise into Europa League semis after Granada win

Apr 15th 2021, 10:13 PM 23,411 Views 18 Comments

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side win 2-0 on the night, 4-0 on aggregate.

Swansea vow to continue fight against online abuse as social media boycott ends
# Fighting Back
From The42
# Fighting Back

Swansea vow to continue fight against online abuse as social media boycott ends

Apr 15th 2021, 7:53 PM 1,475 Views 1 Comment

The Welsh club did not post on social media for seven days after their players suffered repeated racial abuse online.

US expels 10 Russian diplomats and imposes new round of sanctions
# White House
# White House

US expels 10 Russian diplomats and imposes new round of sanctions

Apr 15th 2021, 5:34 PM 12,700 Views 34 Comments

The White House said the 10 diplomats being expelled include representatives of Russian intelligence services.

New Spurs sponsor Dulux 'deeply sorry' over deleted tweets mocking the club
# Faux Pas
From The42
# Faux Pas

New Spurs sponsor Dulux 'deeply sorry' over deleted tweets mocking the club

Updated Apr 15th 2021, 5:24 PM 15,260 Views 10 Comments

They made fun of the club’s lack of recent silverware, posting a picture of an empty trophy cabinet.

Dan Evans stuns Novak Djokovic to reach Monte-Carlo Masters quarter-finals
# Upset
From The42
# Upset

Dan Evans stuns Novak Djokovic to reach Monte-Carlo Masters quarter-finals

Apr 15th 2021, 3:43 PM 2,101 Views 0 Comments

The British number is now in the quarter-finals of a Masters event for the first time, where he will face David Goffin

1000-1 underdogs aim to shock Man United
# Hope
From The42
# Hope

1000-1 underdogs aim to shock Man United

Apr 15th 2021, 12:38 PM 7,871 Views 1 Comment

Diego Martinez believes Granada can pull off a big upset.

Blocking middle seats on planes reduces virus risk by half, study suggests
# Air Travel
# Air Travel

Blocking middle seats on planes reduces virus risk by half, study suggests

Apr 15th 2021, 8:06 AM 16,729 Views 41 Comments

Airlines don’t agree, they argue that filters and air-flow systems on most planes make them safe when passengers wear face masks.

Wednesday 14 April, 2021

Liverpool knocked out of Champions League after Real Madrid stalemate
# Report
From The42
# Report

Liverpool knocked out of Champions League after Real Madrid stalemate

Apr 14th 2021, 9:53 PM 26,714 Views 50 Comments

A 3-1 first-leg loss proved costly for the Reds.

Paul Pogba to star in Amazon documentary series
# Closer Look
From The42
# Closer Look

Paul Pogba to star in Amazon documentary series

Apr 14th 2021, 8:16 PM 8,214 Views 12 Comments

The Pogmentary will follow the life of the France international, giving a unique insight into his life on and off the pitch and will air in 2022.

Reluctant superstar Rachael Blackmore on the crest of a wave after National heroics
# History Maker
From The42
# History Maker

Reluctant superstar Rachael Blackmore on the crest of a wave after National heroics

Apr 14th 2021, 7:45 PM 4,998 Views 1 Comment

‘It’s still hard to process it all, to be honest. It’s been unbelievable.’

Rangers' Kamara 'vindicated' but lawyer claims Kudela should be banned for one year
# UEFA
From The42
# UEFA

Rangers' Kamara 'vindicated' but lawyer claims Kudela should be banned for one year

Updated Apr 14th 2021, 7:34 PM 5,816 Views 5 Comments

The Slavia Prague defender was given a 10-game ban being found guilty of racist behaviour towards the Ibrox midfielder.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says red background has affected Man United's home form
# Claim
From The42
# Claim

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says red background has affected Man United's home form

Apr 14th 2021, 5:38 PM 9,677 Views 15 Comments

Tuesday marked 25 years to the day since Sir Alex Ferguson famously ordered his players to change from their grey kit to a blue-and-white strip midway through a 3-1 loss.

US climate envoy John Kerry travels to China ahead of global summit
# Climate Summit
# Climate Summit

US climate envoy John Kerry travels to China ahead of global summit

Apr 14th 2021, 8:06 AM 6,582 Views 21 Comments

The first major international climate discussions by a US leader in more than four years will take place later this month.

Victims of Libyan-sponsored IRA bombings publish own report on compensation bid
# Gaddafi
# Gaddafi

Victims of Libyan-sponsored IRA bombings publish own report on compensation bid

Apr 14th 2021, 7:05 AM 11,097 Views 22 Comments

The UK government refused to publish a Foreign Office ordered probe into efforts to secure payouts for the injured and bereaved.

Tuesday 13 April, 2021

Sam Allardyce says VAR is becoming a laughing stock
# Unimpressed
From The42
# Unimpressed

Sam Allardyce says VAR is becoming a laughing stock

Apr 13th 2021, 7:12 PM 3,712 Views 2 Comments

Another controversial decision was made in West Brom’s 3-0 win against Southampton.

Sunday 11 April, 2021

'Maybe I will play the same team in Dortmund' - Pep Guardiola on Leeds selection choices
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

'Maybe I will play the same team in Dortmund' - Pep Guardiola on Leeds selection choices

Apr 11th 2021, 11:03 PM 7,955 Views 6 Comments

The Premier League leaders came unstuck for only the second time in 29 games in all competitions on Saturday.

Forgotten man at Everton wants to 'make history' after nearly 2 years out
# Return
From The42
# Return

Forgotten man at Everton wants to 'make history' after nearly 2 years out

Apr 11th 2021, 7:07 PM 15,562 Views 2 Comments

Jean-Philippe Gbamin has spoken of his desire to make his mark for the Toffees.

Rangers move a step closer to invincible Premiership campaign
# Hard To Beat
From The42
# Hard To Beat

Rangers move a step closer to invincible Premiership campaign

Apr 11th 2021, 5:38 PM 6,542 Views 3 Comments

Joe Aribo and Ryan Kent scored in the win over Hibernian.

Highly rated 19-year-old will get 'all the opportunities that he needs' at Arsenal
# Hot Prospect
From The42
# Hot Prospect

Highly rated 19-year-old will get 'all the opportunities that he needs' at Arsenal

Apr 11th 2021, 4:40 PM 8,537 Views 1 Comment

Mikel Arteta has tipped Gabriel Martinelli for a bright future at the club.

Ronald Koeman fumes over referee's display in El Clasico
# Unhappy
From The42
# Unhappy

Ronald Koeman fumes over referee's display in El Clasico

Apr 11th 2021, 4:17 PM 6,100 Views 0 Comments

The Dutch coach walked out of one television interview after the match.

8 goals in 9 games for Jesse Lingard as West Ham's brilliant season continues
# Rejuvenation
From The42
# Rejuvenation

8 goals in 9 games for Jesse Lingard as West Ham's brilliant season continues

Apr 11th 2021, 4:01 PM 6,190 Views 8 Comments

The Man United loanee helped the Hammers beat Leicester and move into the top four.