Sport The Emirates Stadium lit up in the evening ahead of Arsenal v Newcastle

Redknapp takes the Hoops to the Emirates on Boxing Day

Rio Ferdinand: 'My career doesn't have as much time as I'd like,' QPR centre-back admits retirement on the horizon

VIDEO EXCLUSIVE: Former Manchester United and England defender is now 36

Rio Ferdinand returns for QPR

Rio Ferdinand: 'If my ban is the benchmark, Malky Mackay better beware...'

Rio Ferdinand returns from his three-game suspension today still perplexed at the severity of his punishment. The Queen's Park Rangers defender opens up to Sam Wallace about being made an example of by the FA, Mackay and Whelan at Wigan and why the Rooney Rule wouldn’t work in England

Charlie Austin of QPR celebrates scoring their second goal

QPR vs Leicester City: Premier League match preview

A look ahead to this weekend’s game at Loftus Road

Charlie Austin 'proud' after QPR players donate £30,000 to Action Aid to help battle the spread of Ebola

Charlie Austin reveals the squad have also donated to Macmillan cancer support

Wayne Rooney and James Wilson applaud the travelling Manchester United fans

Manchester United named Premier League's loudest fans despite late push by Chelsea according to 'Smart Meter' app

Manchester United's fans can lay claim to being the loudest in the Premier League, although Jose Mourinho's criticism spurred the Chelsea faithful on to give them a real run for their money this weekend.

Joey Barton and Richard Dunne of QPR console Newcastle's Ryan Taylor

Newcastle 1 QPR 0: Ryan Taylor reveals he has suffered 'no major problem' after going off injured after 32 minutes

Taylor left the field in tears but should only be out for a short time

Newcastle manager Alan Pardew celebrates with his team after Moussa Sissoko scores against QPR

Newcastle vs QPR: Alan Pardew: In-form Magpies can keep Premier League run going

Toon looking towards Europe after stunning run

Newcastle vs QPR: Alan Pardew has mixed emotions after Ryan Taylor injury

Taylor lasted just 34 minutes in first game in 993 days

Moussa Sissoko celebrates scoring for Newcastle

Newcastle vs QPR match report: Moussa Sissoko strikes late to give Magpies sixth straight victory and continue resurgence

Newcastle 1 QPR 0: Magpies have won six in a row in all competitions as Alan Pardew has reason to smile

Fabricio Coloccini has committed his future to Newcastle

Newcastle vs QPR team news: Magpies without captain Fabricio Coloccini while Ranger welcome back Joey Barton

QPR are missing influential winger Eduardo Vargas after the birth of his daughter

Harry Redknapp is looking to bring someone who 'could make a difference' to QPR in January

Rangers are still in the drop zone but just a point behind Crystal Palace

Jon Walters scores Stoke's second

Seven things we learnt this weekend: Juan Mata won't disappear, Chelsea are better than everyone, Europa League not helping Tottenham

The lessons learnt from the latest round of fixtures in the Premier League, including options at Southampton and the return of Andy Carroll

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Yazidi girls killing themselves to escape rape and imprisonment
Ed Balls interview: 'If I think about the deficit when I'm playing the piano, it all goes wrong'

Ed Balls interview

'If I think about the deficit when I'm playing the piano, it all goes wrong'
He's behind you, dude!

US stars in UK panto

From David Hasselhoff to Jerry Hall
Grace Dent's Christmas Quiz: What are you – a festive curmudgeon or top of the tree?

Grace Dent's Christmas Quiz

What are you – a festive curmudgeon or top of the tree?
Nasa planning to build cloud cities in airships above Venus

Nasa planning to build cloud cities in airships above Venus

Planet’s surface is inhospitable to humans but 30 miles above it is almost perfect
Surrounded by high-rise flats is a little house filled with Lebanon’s history - clocks, rifles, frogmen’s uniforms and colonial helmets

Clocks, rifles, swords, frogmen’s uniforms

Surrounded by high-rise flats is a little house filled with Lebanon’s history
Return to Gaza: Four months on, the wounds left by Israel's bombardment have not yet healed

Four months after the bombardment, Gaza’s wounds are yet to heal

Kim Sengupta is reunited with a man whose plight mirrors the suffering of the Palestinian people
Gastric surgery: Is it really the answer to the UK's obesity epidemic?

Is gastric surgery really the answer to the UK's obesity epidemic?

Critics argue that it’s crazy to operate on healthy people just to stop them eating
Homeless Veterans appeal: Christmas charity auction Part 2 - now LIVE

Homeless Veterans appeal: Christmas charity auction

Bid on original art, or trips of a lifetime to Africa or the 'Corrie' set, and help Homeless Veterans
Pantomime rings the changes to welcome autistic theatre-goers

Autism-friendly theatre

Pantomime leads the pack in quest to welcome all
The week Hollywood got scared and had to grow up a bit

The week Hollywood got scared and had to grow up a bit

Sony suffered a chorus of disapproval after it withdrew 'The Interview', but it's not too late for it to take a stand, says Joan Smith
From Widow Twankey to Mother Goose, how do the men who play panto dames get themselves ready for the performance of a lifetime?

Panto dames: before and after

From Widow Twankey to Mother Goose, how do the men who play panto dames get themselves ready for the performance of a lifetime?
Thirties murder mystery novel is surprise runaway Christmas hit

Thirties murder mystery novel is surprise runaway Christmas hit

Booksellers say readers are turning away from dark modern thrillers and back to the golden age of crime writing
Anne-Marie Huby: 'Charities deserve the best,' says founder of JustGiving

Anne-Marie Huby: 'Charities deserve the best'

Ten million of us have used the JustGiving website to donate to good causes. Its co-founder says that being dynamic is as important as being kind
The botanist who hunts for giant trees at Kew Gardens

The man who hunts giants

A Kew Gardens botanist has found 25 new large tree species - and he's sure there are more out there