French Gilets Jaunes: Ministry broken into amid fresh protests – BBC News

French Gilets Jaunes: Ministry broken into amid fresh protests – BBC News

Image copyright EPA Image caption Barricades, bins and motorcycles were burned during the protests A French government spokesman was evacuated from his office as violence broke out during “yellow vests” protests in Paris and other cities. Benjamin Griveaux said he and his team had had to escape through a back door after a construction vehicle […]

Mikel quits Tianjin Teda, targets Europe return – Vanguard

Mikel quits Tianjin Teda, targets Europe return – Vanguard

Super Eagles captain John Mikel Obi is looking for a new club after leaving Chinese Super League side Tianjin Teda by mutual consent with a year left on his deal. Mikel Obi The 31-year-old left Chelsea in January 2017 but injuries meant he made just 31 appearances for Tianjin. 2019 AFCON: Ighalo predicts victory for […]

Paris protesters try to revive yellow vest movement – Stars and Stripes

Paris protesters try to revive yellow vest movement – Stars and Stripes

Paris protesters try to revive yellow vest movement PARIS — Hundreds of protesters are trying to breathe new life into France’s apparently waning yellow vest movement with marches in Paris and gatherings in other cities, but numbers appeared down on their first demonstration of the new year. There were no reports of violence […]

European stocks fall as Apple guidance weighs on tech; AMS slips 19% – CNBC

European stocks fall as Apple guidance weighs on tech; AMS slips 19% – CNBC

The pan-European Stoxx 600 index fell 0.64 percent during early morning trade, with most sectors and all major bourses in the red. The biggest story for investors on Thursday was Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook’s letter to investors, in which he lowered the tech giant’s first-quarter revenue guidance to $84 billion, down from the $89 […]

New countries added to popular Europe rail pass for 2019 – USA TODAY

New countries added to popular Europe rail pass for 2019 – USA TODAY

Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about New countries added to popular Europe rail pass for 2019 The Eurail Global Pass will now include Great Britain, Lithuania and Macedonia, now allowing unlimited train travel in 31 countries. Post to Facebook Sent! A link has been sent to your […]

Callum Hudson-Odoi: Chelsea forward can be one of Europe's best, says Maurizio Sarri – BBC Sport

Callum Hudson-Odoi: Chelsea forward can be one of Europe's best, says Maurizio Sarri – BBC Sport

Hudson-Odoi was part of England’s 2017 Under-17 World Cup-winning squad Chelsea teenager Callum Hudson-Odoi has the potential to become one of the best players in Europe, according to manager Maurizio Sarri. The highly-rated 18-year-old winger made his Chelsea debut last January but has only played six times this season. The Blues have reportedly rejected a […]

Brexit: How will it affect my holidays to Europe? – BBC News

Brexit: How will it affect my holidays to Europe? – BBC News

Image copyright Getty Images While political uncertainty remains over Brexit, life must go on as normal for British families – and that includes making plans for holidays. And with the promise of new year’s flight sales, many will be poised with their bank cards ready to snap up a deal. The UK is due to […]