Cristiano Ronaldo and Portugal miss out on spot in Nations League finals after calls to drop Manchester United star for World Cup as Alvaro Morata’s late winner seals win for Spain

Portugal suffered late heartbreak against rivals Spain after Alvaro Morata’s late winner saw them miss out on a spot in the Nations League finals. The inaugural champions of UEFA’s competition dominated the match but Morata’s 88th minute finish sent La Roja into the final four. Getty Cristiano Ronaldo was denied Portugal’s biggest chance of the … Read more

Shakira cheers son Milan on at his baseball game as ex Gerard Piqué watches from across the field

Shakira stepped out to support her son Milan at his baseball game in Barcelona, Spain on Saturday – as her ex Gerard Piqué looked on from across the field. The 45-year-old Colombian pop star caught the eye in a bright yellow and blue jacket and matching yellow sandals, while Gerard, 35, cut a casual figure in a … Read more

Hermine is behaving as expected with heavier rain forecast for Sunday –

Hermine is behaving as expected with heavier rain forecast for Sunday Tropical storm Hermine, which began to affect the Canary Islands yesterday (Saturday) as it is just over 600 kilometers away, is behaving as predicted so far. According to meteorologists’ predictions, the rain is going to intensify today and, both the president of the Islands, … Read more

Explained: Spain women’s team ‘mutiny’ & why players have resigned from national team

A dispute has deepened within La Roja’s ranks, with the RFEF issuing a stern statement. Women’s football in Spain has been rocked by a remarkable sequence of events that has resulted in a group of players declaring themselves unavailable for selection. Having completed World Cup 2023 qualifying with two wins earlier this month, the national … Read more

Olivia Wilde suffers wardrobe malfunction as her heel gets caught in her glamorous gown

Olivia Wilde looked sensational as she walked the red carpet in a shimmering emerald green dress at the Don’t Worry Darling premiere at the Victoria Eugenia Theater during the 70th San Sebastian International Film Festival in Spain on Friday. The actress, 38, looked every inch the Hollywood siren as she arrived at the event where … Read more

Greece faces backlash over joint World Cup bid with Saudi Arabia, Egypt – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article Greece faces a growing backlash over a planned joint bid with Saudi Arabia and Egypt to host the 2030 football World Cup. The mooted bid would see Greece team up with two countries that have been widely condemned by human rights groups for a raft of abuses, including … Read more

World leaders scramble for invites to ‘a funeral like no other’ – POLITICO

LONDON — As Britain mourns the death of its longest-serving monarch, frantic preparations are already underway in London for what is shaping up to be one of the century’s biggest diplomatic occasions. Hundreds of current and former heads of state and government will join scores of other dignitaries descending upon Britain next week for the … Read more

British tourist is stabbed in Barcelona fighting off thieves

Three accomplices sprinted away after the ringleader but all four suspects were arrested shortly afterwards in the same area. The regional Mossos d’Esquadra police said: “Our officers made two of the arrests and the other two arrests were carried out by the Guardia Urbana who are employed by City Hall. “The victim was taken to … Read more

Chairman of Russian energy giant Lukoil dies after reportedly falling out of hospital window – POLITICO

Ravil Maganov, the chairman of Lukoil, Russia’s second-largest oil producer and one of the few Russian companies to criticize the war in Ukraine, has died after falling out of a hospital window, Interfax reported Thursday. The Russian news agency cited an “informed source” who said that Maganov died after falling from the sixth-floor window of … Read more

Figuring out how to reform the EU’s power market – POLITICO

Change is coming to the EU’s energy market. Soaring natural gas prices — one of the blowbacks from Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and subsequent throttling of deliveries to Europe — and the resulting surge in electricity prices is creating a growing conviction among political leaders that the current market structure is no longer fit for … Read more