The BBC could be set to axe a raft of senior managers, its chairman Lord Patten has suggested.
The Italian side eased to victory over Celtic to advance to the quarter-finals
Shakes-Drayton recovers from Olympic heartache to lead young team to second in medals table
The man who pays his way
Celtic midfielder Scott Brown admits he will face a formidable opponent when he lines up against Andrea Pirlo in the Champions League but he will not stand back and admire the Juventus midfielder.
Benitez led Valencia, a side that seemed to have no right to European silverware, to win the Uefa Cup
Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has expressed his astonishment at Chelsea counterpart Roberto di Matteo's departure just six months after winning the Champions League.
Four UK cities are among Europe's top 10 fastest-growing tourist destinations.
Football hooliganism used to be known as the English disease, but after their sixth penalty shootout exit in 22 years, it appears an inability to score from 12 yards is the real national sickness.
A stubborn horse presages doom in this distillation of Bela Tarr's ascetic aesthetic (hint: not much happens, and little is said)
Should Juventus avoid defeat at home to Atalanta this weekend, they will join a select group of European teams to navigate an entire season without losing a single match.
Arifa Akbar looks forward to Tate Modern's retrospective of the Italian artist Alighiero Boetti
Shortly after 6pm yesterday, that £400 investment paid off with an Olympic silver medal in the skeleton bobsleigh, an event requiring competitors to travel at 70mph down an ice-lined tube, head-first and face down, separated from serious injury by what is to all intents and purposes a tea tray.
The 29-year-old travelled to Turin last night and will complete a medical this morning after one source close to the deal described it as "one of the smoothest transfers in years". After years of wrangling, disputes and reconciliation with Arsenal, when Vieira finally did leave, there was little opposition from Wenger and vice-chairman David Dein.