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November 20, 2018

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Under-fire UN environment chief resigns

Under-fire UN environment chief resigns
environmental issue

UN environment chief Erik Solheim resigned on Tuesday after an audit questioning his huge travel expenses triggered an outcry, UN officials said.The former environment minister of Norway had been at the helm of the Nairobi-based UN Environment Programme (UNEP)

Aussie star gives up rugby league for crack at NFL

Aussie star gives up rugby league for crack at NFL
sport

Australian Valentine Holmes has walked out on a lucrative rugby league contract in a bid to make the grade in American football, following in the ill-fated footsteps of Jarryd Hayne.The Cronulla Sharks star was on the verge of becoming the team's highest-paid

Red Sox pitcher Price among three to claim MLB awards

Red Sox pitcher Price among three to claim MLB awards
sport

World Series champion pitcher David Price of the Boston Red Sox was named one of Major League Baseball's Comeback Players of the Year on Tuesday after playing only 16 games in 2017.The 33-year-old US left-hander won the American League Comeback Player award w

Late Politano strike lifts new-look Italy past USA

Late Politano strike lifts new-look Italy past USA
sport

Late substitute Matteo Politano scored an injury-time winner to lift a new-look Italy to a 1-0 win over the United States in an international friendly in Genk on Tuesday.Roberto Mancini's side had looked set for another goalless draw after crashing out of the

More woe for Lippi as China held at home by Palestine

More woe for Lippi as China held at home by Palestine
sport

Marcello Lippi refused to blame his players after China were held to a stale 1-1 home draw by 99th-ranked Palestine on Tuesday in their last warm-up game before the Asian Cup.With less than 50 days until the regional showpiece in the UAE, China's failure to d

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