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England 4-1 Montenegro

England 4-1 Montenegro

England require victory over Poland at Wembley on Tuesday to reach next summer’s World Cup in Brazil after a convincing win against Montenegro. Tottenham winger Andros Townsend rewarded manager Roy Hodgson’s surprise decision to give him his international debut with an outstanding display that brought next summer’s showpiece clearly into view. England needed three points [&hellip

F1 driver De Villota found dead in Spain

F1 driver De Villota found dead in Spain

Former Marussia test driver Maria de Villota has been found dead in her hotel room in Seville, her family have confirmed. Initial reports state that emergency services were called to the 33-year-old’s hotel room at 7am on Friday morning but were unable to revive her. Investigations are continuing into the cause of death, but a [&hellip

Toyota unveils car with autopilot system

Toyota unveils car with autopilot system

Toyota has unveiled the next generation of cars featuring an autopilot system that will swerve to avoid collisions without drivers touching the wheel. The Automated Highway Driving Assist (AHDA) system lets vehicles communicate wirelessly to avoid running into each other while keeping the car in the middle of the road, regardless of how many twists and [&hellip

Mediterranean ‘becoming a cemetery’

Mediterranean ‘becoming a cemetery’

Maltese PM Joseph Muscat has said European waters close to Africa are turning into a cemetery, after another boat laden with migrants capsized. Mr Muscat said Malta felt “abandoned” by the rest of Europe and insisted that the EU had to take action. Malta and Italy launched a rescue operation after a boat capsized on [&hellip

India braces for Cyclone Phailin

India braces for Cyclone Phailin

More than 200,000 people in India are being evacuated as a massive cyclone is sweeping through the Bay of Bengal towards the east coast. Cyclone Phailin, categorised as “very severe” by weather forecasters, is expected to hit Orissa and Andhra Pradesh states on Saturday evening. The Meteorological Department has predicted the storm will bring winds [&hellip

‘East al-Quds Palestine’s future capital’

‘East al-Quds Palestine’s future capital’

Acting Palestinian Authority (PA) chief Mahmoud Abbas says having East al-Quds (Jerusalem) as the future capital of the Palestinian state is non-negotiable. Abbas also threatened to go to the United Nations if the Israeli regime does not respect an earlier agreement to free Palestinian prisoners as a condition for holding peace talks, the Middle East [&hellip

UK to toughen immigration law

UK to toughen immigration law

The British government has introduced new controversial measures to limit illegal immigration amid concerns of discrimination by human rights activists. The government launched its Immigration Bill on Thursday that will require immigration checks to accompany housing applications and healthcare access in a bid to make it easier to remove illegal immigrants and limit their access [&hellip

US lawmaker: McCain backed al-Qaeda

US lawmaker: McCain backed al-Qaeda

Republican member of the US House of Representatives has said Sen. John McCain (R-Arizona) “supported al-Qaeda” in Syria. During a speech at the annual Values Voters Summit in Washington, Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) severely criticized McCain for supporting former Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi, former Egyptian dictator Hosni Mubarak, and the al-Qaeda-linked militants in Syria. Gohmert’s [&hellip

US ship detained by Venezuela

US ship detained by Venezuela

The Venezuelan navy detained US-operated ship Teknik Perdana when it entered its territorial waters without authorization, Guyana’s government announced on Friday. The ship belongs to Texas-based Anadarko Petroleum Corp. and was looking for oil in the Venezuelan waters area under a contract it has been granted by the company. The ship, which sails under a [&hellip

Dar to stage Uhuru marathon

Dar to stage Uhuru marathon

Sadick Meck Sadick, Dar es Salaam Regional Commissioner The second edition of Uhuru marathon will be staged in Dar es Salaam on December 8 and has attracted international athletes as confirmed by the event organizing chairman who happens to be the Dar es Salaam Regional Commissioner, Sadick M. Sadick. Besides the full marathon, other events [&hellip