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Monday 12 August, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Chaos at Hong Kong airport after all flights cancelled amid massive pro-democracy protests Shut Down

Chaos at Hong Kong airport after all flights cancelled amid massive pro-democracy protests

Police reports said up to 5,000 people arrived at the terminal.

From TheJournal.ie Norway mosque attack: Suspect appears in court and remanded in custody Norway

Norway mosque attack: Suspect appears in court and remanded in custody

Police say he has “extreme right views” and “xenophobic positions” and that he had filmed the mosque attack.

From TheJournal.ie 'Serious irregularities' at prison where Jeffrey Epstein died, US Attorney General says Jeffrey Epstein

'Serious irregularities' at prison where Jeffrey Epstein died, US Attorney General says

Epstein was found dead in his cell on Saturday.

Promoter defends controversial decision to bring Ruiz-Joshua rematch to Saudi Arabia Clash On The Dunes This post contains videos

Promoter defends controversial decision to bring Ruiz-Joshua rematch to Saudi Arabia

Eddie Hearn has been criticised for choosing a country with an ‘abysmal human rights record’ for the latest world heavyweight title fight.

From TheJournal.ie Versace, Coach and Givenchy apologise after sparking outrage over China t-shirts Criticism

Versace, Coach and Givenchy apologise after sparking outrage over China t-shirts

Versace was criticised yesterday for a t-shirt that implied Hong Kong and Macau were independent.

Azpilicueta defends Chelsea youngsters after drubbing at Old Trafford

‘If they are here it is because they deserve to be,’ the Spaniard said of Frank Lampard’s youthful squad.

From TheJournal.ie Gran Canaria wildfire sparks evacuation of hundreds of people Spain

Gran Canaria wildfire sparks evacuation of hundreds of people

Police said they detained a man for allegedly starting the fire by using welding equipment.

US PGA Tour evaluates pace of play after latest backlash

Video of Bryson DeChambeau taking more than two minutes to line up a putt sparked criticism on social media.

Sunday 11 August, 2019

Bale returns as Real Madrid beaten by Roma

It was the club’s seventh and final warm-up fixture ahead of the start of La Liga.

Unseeded teenager triumphs as tearful Serena Williams retires from Toronto final

Bianca Andreescu won by default after just four games.

Harry Maguire gives new-look Man United plenty of cause for optimism

The Red Devils began their campaign today with a comprehensive 4-0 victory over Chelsea.

'We are going to have to play with our hands chopped off,' fumes Wolves defender

Club captain Conor Coady hit out at VAR after their 0-0 draw earlier.

'It wasn't a 4-0 game,' says frustrated Lampard

It was a chastening result for the new Chelsea manager at Old Trafford on his first Premier League game in charge.

From TheJournal.ie Pakistan prime minister says international inaction over Kashmir is the same as appeasing Hitler Imran Khan

Pakistan prime minister says international inaction over Kashmir is the same as appeasing Hitler

New Delhi last week rescinded years of autonomy enjoyed by the Indian-ruled part of Kashmir.

Baptism of fire for Frank Lampard, as Man United crush Chelsea

Marcus Rashford (2), Anthony Martial and substitute Daniel James got the goals for the Red Devils.

Ireland's Daryl Horgan on target, but Rangers far too good for 10-man Hibs

36-year-old Jermain Defoe hit a hat-trick,

From TheJournal.ie Norway mosque shooting being treated as 'attempted act of terror' Oslo

Norway mosque shooting being treated as 'attempted act of terror'

Only three people were inside the mosque at the time of the attack.

Wales denied top world ranking spot after 14-point defeat to England

Eddie Jones’ side came out on top in this World Cup warm-up match at Twickenham.

VAR leaves Wolves frustrated in Premier League opener

Nuno Espírito Santo’s side were held by Leicester.

English teenage duo feature as Arsenal get off to winning start

19-year-old academy graduates Reiss Nelson and Joe Willock started as the Gunners beat Newcastle.

Man United sign highly-rated Monaco teenager

16-year-old Hannibal Mejbri is on his way to Old Trafford.

From TheJournal.ie Two charged over incident connected to Arsenal footballers Ozil and Kolasinac SECURITY INCIDENTS

Two charged over incident connected to Arsenal footballers Ozil and Kolasinac

Two men are charged with public order offences.

Saturday 10 August, 2019

Pollard stars with 31 points as Rassie's 'Boks hammer Argentina to win first Rugby Championship

South Africa romped to a 46-13 away win in Salta.

From TheJournal.ie Gunman armed with multiple weapons injures one before being arrested at Norway mosque Oslo

Gunman armed with multiple weapons injures one before being arrested at Norway mosque

The shooting occurred at the al-Noor Islamic centre in the town of Baerum.

From TheJournal.ie 62 dead after tanker overturns and explodes as people tried to siphon off fuel in Tanzania Morogoro

62 dead after tanker overturns and explodes as people tried to siphon off fuel in Tanzania

The region has “never experienced a disaster of such magnitude”, the governor said.

Irish-influenced Blades bag late point on PL return as Brighton and Burnley enjoy strong starts

Chris Wilder included four Irish internationals in his starting XI at Bournemouth.

Celtic recover from early error to crash five past Motherwell

Two wins from two for Neil Lennon’s men in the 2019/20 Scottish Premiership.

Wasteful Leeds held to a draw by Forest's only shot on target

Lewis Grabban cancelled out Pablo Hernandez’s opener at Elland Road.

Sterling hat-trick helps champions to five-goal rout of West Ham

Pep Guardiola’s City started the defence of their title with an almighty bang in London.

Neymar transfer talks 'more advanced' but PSG yet to agree sale amid Madrid and Barca links

The Brazil international continues to be linked with a return to Spain, but a club official claims no deal has been put in place yet.

Cheika's Wallabies stun All Blacks with six-try win in Perth Gold Standard This post contains videos

Cheika's Wallabies stun All Blacks with six-try win in Perth

The world champions were torn apart after Scott Barrett’s red card.

Ireland's pool opponents and World Cup hosts Japan win Pacific Nations Cup

The side are in Rugby World Cup Pool A alongside Joe Schmidt’s side for the upcoming tournament.

From TheJournal.ie Tube left in darkness as huge power cut hits a million people across Britain Commuter Chaos This post contains videos

Tube left in darkness as huge power cut hits a million people across Britain

Problems with two generators caused the massive electricity cut.

Friday 9 August, 2019

Riyad Mahrez cleared to face West Ham after passing drugs test

The winger was left out of City’s squad for the Community Shield against Liverpool last Sunday as they awaited medical documentation.

Liverpool hammer Norwich in Premier League opener

Mo Salah, Divock Origi and Virgil Van Dijk were among the scorers.

Real Madrid go head-to-head with Barcelona for Neymar - reports

PSG are believed to be willing to sell the player.

Arsenal pair to miss Premier League opener after 'further security incidents'

Mesut Ozil and Sead Kolasinac were last month caught up in an attempted car-jacking in north London.

Bayern Munich romp to 23-0 win

The German champions showed no mercy to amateur side FC Rottach-Egern.

From TheJournal.ie Brazilian judge dismisses rape case against Neymar Sao Paulo

Brazilian judge dismisses rape case against Neymar

Neymar had denied the allegations.

From TheJournal.ie Italy's Matteo Salvini calls for snap elections amid coalition crisis LEAGUE PARTY

Italy's Matteo Salvini calls for snap elections amid coalition crisis

Salvini has clashed with his fellow Deputy Prime Minister Luigi di Maio of the anti-establishment Five Star Movement.