Boxer’s uncle punches rival after win

Boxer’s uncle punches rival after win

Andre Dirrell lost the IBF world super middleweight title to James DeGale in 2015 Andre Dirrell has apologised after his uncle and coach Leon Lawson Jr punched his opponent Jose Uzcategui after their fight in Oxon Hill, near Washington DC. American Dirrell claimed the interim IBF super-middleweight title after Venezuela’s Uzcategui was disqualified in the […]

Trump’s Saudi speech to condemn violence in name of religion

Trump’s Saudi speech to condemn violence in name of religion

Media captionDonald Trump sways along with a traditional Saudi sword dance US President Donald Trump is expected to underline the need to confront extremism in Islam when he makes a speech in Saudi Arabia later on Sunday. A leaked version of his speech says the fight against extremism “is not a battle between different faiths” […]

North Korea in new missile test, South says

North Korea in new missile test, South says

Image copyright Reuters Image caption South Korea said the latest missile resembled the Pukguksong-2 that was tested in February North Korea has conducted another missile test, South Korea’s military has said. The White House said the medium-range missile had a shorter range than those used in North Korea’s last three tests. It comes a week […]

Canada’s Justin Trudeau photobombs students’ prom picture

Canada’s Justin Trudeau photobombs students’ prom picture

Image copyright Twitter/AdamScotti Image caption Only a few of the students seem to have spotted Justin Trudeau mid-jog behind them Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made an unscheduled appearance in Vancouver on Friday night – jogging through a high school prom photo. The keen sportsman had been out for a run along the Stanley Park […]

Mount Everest’s famous Hillary Step destroyed, mountaineers confirm

Mount Everest’s famous Hillary Step destroyed, mountaineers confirm

Image copyright STR/AFP/Getty Images Image caption The Hillary Step (pictured as it used to look) was the last big technical challenge before Everest’s summit A famous feature of Mount Everest has collapsed, potentially making the world’s highest peak even more dangerous to climbers. Mountaineers said the Hillary Step may have fallen victim to Nepal’s devastating […]