Archive for September 9th, 2015

Jordan’s Prince Ali launches FIFA presidency bid

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015

Jordan's Prince Ali bin Al Hussein on Wednesday launched his bid to succeed FIFA president Sepp Blatter, saying he is the only candidate with the "guts" to confront corruption in football's governing body. "I stand here in this ancient place in the timeless heart of Amman to once again launch my candidacy for the presidency [...]

‘There’s a fire’ – terror on BA jet

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015

Passengers describe the terrifying moment a fire breaks out on board their British Airways plane at Las Vegas airport, as an investigation gets under way. Read more BBC News – US & Canada

Greece must respect bailout, or EU reaction will be ‘different’ – Juncker

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015

Greece's new government after the September 20 election must respect the bailout agreement struck with the euro zone, or the EU's resolve to keep Greece in the single currency bloc could change, the European Commission president said on Wednesday. If we hadn't said that loudly and clearly, Grexit could have happened," Jean-Claude Juncker told the [...]

Clinton ‘sorry’ for private emails

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015

Hillary Clinton apologises for using a personal email account for official business whilst US secretary of state. Read more BBC News – US & Canada