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FIFA official casts new doubt over Platini bid
FIFA official casts new doubt over Platini bid

A senior FIFA official called into question Michel Platini's bid for football's top job, saying the failure to disclose a multi-million dollar payment could be seen as a "falsification of accounts".

FIFA official casts new doubt over Platini bid
Pistorius released from jail: official statement
Pistorius released from jail: official statement

Oscar Pistorius was released from jail late, South African officials said, and will serve his remaining sentence under house arrest after spending a year behind bars for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

Pistorius released from jail: official statement
Facebook will warn users of state-sponsored attacks
Facebook will warn users of state-sponsored attacks

Facebook followed in Google's footsteps and began warning users when it appears they are targeted by state-sponsored cyber attacks.

Facebook will warn users of state-sponsored attacks
Platini admits no written contract for FIFA payment: report
Platini admits no written contract for FIFA payment: report

Michel Platini, president of European football body UEFA and suspended amid a huge corruption scandal rocking the game, admitted there was no written contract for remuneration he received from world body FIFA.

Platini admits no written contract for FIFA payment: report
VW to recall 8.5 mn vehicles in Europe as Italian police raid offices
VW to recall 8.5 mn vehicles in Europe as Italian police raid offices

Volkswagen said it will recall a total of 8.5 million diesel vehicles Europe-wide as police raided the carmaker's office in Italy and those of its sports car unit Lamborghini over a global pollution-cheating scandal.

VW to recall 8.5 mn vehicles in Europe as Italian police raid offices
UEFA backs Platini's right to defend himself
UEFA backs Platini's right to defend himself

UEFA said it supports suspended president Michel Platini's right to defend himself against corruption allegations following an emergency meeting in Nyon, Switzerland.

UEFA backs Platini's right to defend himself
Platini on tenterhooks ahead of UEFA crisis meeting
Platini on tenterhooks ahead of UEFA crisis meeting

Michel Platini will get a strong indication of the level of support from the organisation he heads when UEFA holds its crisis meeting in Nyon.

Platini on tenterhooks ahead of UEFA crisis meeting
Denouncing Erdogan, Turks lay Ankara victims to rest
Denouncing Erdogan, Turks lay Ankara victims to rest

Grieving loved ones laid to rest some of the victims of the double suicide bombings in Ankara that left 97 dead, denouncing the government in the first funerals from modern Turkey's worst attack.

Denouncing Erdogan, Turks lay Ankara victims to rest
Turkey says two male suicide bombers behind Ankara blasts
Turkey says two male suicide bombers behind Ankara blasts

Two male suicide bombers carried out the devastating twin bombings this weekend in Ankara, the office of the Turkish prime minister said, as the toll rose to 97 dead.

Turkey says two male suicide bombers behind Ankara blasts
Blatter fights ban amid FIFA turmoil
Blatter fights ban amid FIFA turmoil

FIFA president Sepp Blatter appealed against the 90 day ban that forced him out of office, a report said as world football's sleaze-tainted governing body headed into months of turmoil over how to find a new leader.

Blatter fights ban amid FIFA turmoil
UEFA defies FIFA ban on Platini
UEFA defies FIFA ban on Platini

UEFA refused to name a new leader after FIFA banned its president Michel Platini from all football activity for 90 days.

UEFA defies FIFA ban on Platini
Platini hits out at 'insidious' suspension leaks
Platini hits out at 'insidious' suspension leaks

UEFA leader Michel Platini hit out at "insidious" leaks claiming he faces a 90-day suspension from world football's governing body FIFA.

Platini hits out at 'insidious' suspension leaks
FIFA head hopeful accuses Blatter of smear
FIFA head hopeful accuses Blatter of smear

FIFA presidential hopeful Chung Mong-Joon on Tuesday accused Sepp Blatter of trying to smear him via the body's ethics committee, in a bid to force the South Korean to drop his candidacy.

FIFA head hopeful accuses Blatter of smear
Victims, horror of Oregon shooting remembered at Sunday service
Victims, horror of Oregon shooting remembered at Sunday service

In Roseburg, the small western US town thrown into the national spotlight last week by the shooting of nine students, it was time to reflect and pray.

Victims, horror of Oregon shooting remembered at Sunday service
Facts about 'routine' mass shootings in the US
Facts about 'routine' mass shootings in the US

President Barack Obama has voiced anger and sadness over "routine" mass shootings in the United States after 10 people were killed in an attack at a community college in Oregon.

Facts about 'routine' mass shootings in the US
'Fight or flight': student at Oregon school shooting
'Fight or flight': student at Oregon school shooting

Students at a US college in Oregon where 10 people were killed by a lone gunman described scenes of panic and terror as they ran for their lives or hid in classrooms.

'Fight or flight': student at Oregon school shooting
Platini "still determined" to run for FIFA presidency
Platini "still determined" to run for FIFA presidency

UEFA chief Michel Platini is "still determined" to run for the FIFA presidency as successor to Sepp Blatter in next February's elections, despite "doubts" about his integrity.

Platini "still determined" to run for FIFA presidency
Blatter, Platini risk suspension amid FIFA ethics probe
Blatter, Platini risk suspension amid FIFA ethics probe

The future of embattled FIFA president Sepp Blatter and his heir-apparent Michel Platini was in play, as they faced scrutiny by the football world body's ethics committee.

Blatter, Platini risk suspension amid FIFA ethics probe
US stocks tumble on global growth fears, Volkswagen
US stocks tumble on global growth fears, Volkswagen

Wall Street stocks tumbled, joining European equities in falling on worries about global growth and the burgeoning Volkswagen emissions scandal.

US stocks tumble on global growth fears, Volkswagen
French minister urges 'Europe-wide' probe after VW scandal
French minister urges 'Europe-wide' probe after VW scandal

France's finance minister called for a "Europe-wide" probe after revelations that hundreds of thousands of Volkswagen diesel cars had software that secretly thwarts US pollution tests.

French minister urges 'Europe-wide' probe after VW scandal