Interpol confirms stolen passports used on Malaysia Airlines flight, says its database was not consulted
France’s Les Bleus in narrow 19-17 victory over ScotlandA last-gap penalty by Jean-Marc Doussain earned France a narrow 19-17 win over Scotland on Saturday, keeping Les Bleus on course for what could be their first Six Nations title sin...
Winter Paralympics 2014
Paralympics open under cloud of Crimea crisisRussia will open its first-ever Winter Paralympics at the Black Sea resort of Sochi on Friday, but the Games have been largely overshadowed by the diplomatic fallout from the ongoi...
PSG beats Marseille 2-0 in French leagueParis Saint-Germain football club increased its lead over Monaco at the top of France's Ligue 1 to eight points on Sunday after a 2-0 victory over arch-rival Marseille.
FIFA authorises wearing of veils, turbans during matchesFIFA, football's world governing body, officially authorised players on Saturday to wear head covers for religious purposes during matches.
Nicolas Anelka given five-match ban over ‘quenelle’ gestureThe English FA has banned West Bromwich Albion’s French striker Nicolas Anelka for five games and fined him £80,000 (€97,500) over his use of an alleged anti-Semitic gesture during...
Chelsea draw 1-1 with Galatasaray in Champions LeagueChelsea held on for a 1-1 draw with Turkish side Galatasaray in Istanbul Wednesday, giving the London club the upper hand after the first leg of their Champions League last 16 tie.
Adidas withdraws 'sexual' World Cup shirts after Brazil cries foulAdidas, one of the official suppliers to the World Cup, agreed to stop selling two raunchy T-shirts after the Brazilian government complained that they would encourage the idea tha...
Manchester United slide to 2-0 defeat at OlympiakosManchester United's miserable season went from bad to worse on Tuesday as David Moyes's lacklustre side slumped to a 2-0 defeat in the first leg of their last-16 tie agai...
Enzo Zidane ‘to play for France, not Spain’'Zidane is back!' The headline, published in Monday's Le Parisien, refers not to World Cup hero Zinedine Zidane, but to his 18-year-old son, Enzo.
Collins makes debut as first openly gay NBA playerBasketball's Jason Collins became the first openly gay player in a major professional US sports league when he took the court for the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday, his first appear...
In pictures: Sochi Olympics closes with spoof of opening glitchThe Winter Olympics on Sunday closed with host nation Russia finishing on top of the board with a total of 33 medals as Sochi pulled down the curtain on the most expensive winter g...
Safety net for hosts France, comfortable draw for SpainFrance is set to be the first host nation to take part in a European Championships qualification phase while retaining automatic qualification. Defending European champions Spain f...
England edge Ireland to join four-way tie at topA try by scrum-half Danny Care (pictured) spurred England to a 13-10 victory over Ireland at Twickenham on Saturday to create a four-way tie at the top of the Six Nations table.
Wales trounce France 27-6 with North and Warburton triesWales shrugged off a crushing loss to Ireland two weeks ago with an emphatic 27-6 victory over France at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff on Friday that keeps alive their dream of...