Australia politics live: Biloela family await news on their future, Morrison and Johnson discuss trade deal
Immigration minister expected to announce the family will be released from Christmas Island detention and reunited in Perth. Follow developments live LIVE Updated Show Josh Frydenberg made his comments about the Murugappan family on the Seven Network. He says there will be an official statement later today. The family will be reunited while Tharnicaa undergoes medical treatment in Perth, but don’t expect any change to their visa status (yet).
Euro 2020: Portugal and Pep Guardiola both thanking Benfica's talent factory for Ruben Dias, Bernardo Silva and co... with club's sales totalling nearly £800m in past seven years
They had a problem at Benfica. A nice problem, but it needed correcting. Ruben Dias talked too much. Too involved. Too desperate to demand the best from those around him. Dias was 18 and fresh into Benfica’s B team. He had shown leadership skills since joining the academy a decade earlier but needed fine-tuning.
Sinn Féin has called on the British Government to intervene and legislate for Irish language protections at Westminster. The clock is ticking on the future of Stormont's powersharing Executive following the resignation of Arlene Foster as First Minister. An ongoing stand-off between Sinn Féin and the DUP over Irish language legislation could topple the institutions unless resolution is found in the coming days.
With Joe Root's odd squad all at sea, Haseeb Hameed and Dawid Malan are knocking on the door... but will England STICK or TWIST with their Ashes batting battle plan?
It is the question that will dominate the thoughts of Joe Root and Chris Silverwood during the six-week hiatus when Test cricket takes a back seat to the white-ball game - do they need to rip up their Ashes batting battle plan? There is no doubt England hoped the top six so brutally dismantled by New Zealand at Edgbaston - along with Ben Stokes and Jos Buttler - were capable of scoring the big runs needed to firstly beat India in August and then Australia this winter.
Euro 2020: Slovakia impressed to earn three points and North Macedonia went close to earning a draw... every underdog has their day and they're adding to the romance
Let's head straight for the bush: everything about this tournament format screams farce. How can you justify a group stage where two-thirds of the teams make it to the last 16? Should there really be any reward for finishing third? How can it be right that a team, as Portugal did in 2016, fail to win a group game and go on to win the tournament?
Some pet food brands are now using proteins from INSECTS so they can reduce their carbon impact and use less land and water
Pet food brands are swapping meat proteins for insect-based products Companies are using black soldier fly larva, crickets and mealworms This move is to combat the 64 million tons of carbon dioxide emitted each year Using insects uses less land and water to produce pet food Pet food companies are swapping meat proteins for that of insects in a bid to reduce your cat or dog’s environmental impact or carbon pawprint.
SCOTLAND fans were in despair tonight after our Euro 2020 debut ended in a devastating 2-0 defeat by the Czech Republic. Millions tuned in for the clash at Hampden today as Steve Clarke’s men kicked off our first game in a top tourney since 1998. But the result ramps up the pressure ahead of Friday’s Wembley showdown with England.
Chrissy Teigen has returned to social media and apologised for cyberbullying. The model and TV presenter shared a lengthy blog post to publishing platform Medium and described the last month as “VERY humbling”. Teigen had been silent on Twitter since TV personality Courtney Stodden, who is non-binary, accused her of bullying of them a decade ago.
Mum's the word for the Yorkshire Pirlo! Kalvin Phillips shines at Wembley thanks to his smile, a refusal to give up and his inspirational mother Lindsay
Kalvin Phillips was man-of-the-match for England against Croatia at Wembley The notable display shows he is now a settled part of this Three Lions squad His mother Lindsay refused to give up on his dream during remarkable journey Phillips has had difficult year after his popular grandma Val passed away The midfielder is a hero at Leeds United after being at the club since age of 13
Kieran Trippier's selection at left back for England's win against Croatia surprised some, but it shouldn't have... the 'defensive animal' Manchester United are targeting is Gareth Southgate's Three Lions WARRIOR
Kieran Trippier was a surprise selection at left back for England against Croatia The right back was given the nod by Gareth Southgate ahead of left-sided men After an assured display the 1-0 win, he is a man who Southgate can depend on Trippier has been described as a 'defensive animal' by the Three Lions manager
Teenager Jack Draper echoes Andy Murray by announcing himself to the world with first ATP Tour victoryat Queen's Club over world No 23 Jannik Sinner
Draper, aged just 19, took down world No 23 Jannik Sinner 7-6, 7-6 at Queens It was also at Queens that Murray announced himself to the world with a victory Draper’s most recent outing was at a small tournament in the Czech Republic It was 16 years ago that a Scottish teenager emerged from tennis’s minor leagues to announce himself at Queen’s Club.
England boss Gareth Southgate is prepared to go direct with his tactics at Euro 2020. Gareth Southgate insists England already have their feet firmly back down on the ground – however buoyant the nation is feeling. The opening win over Croatia, watched by a peak TV audience of 11.6m, fired hopes of England going deep into the tournament but all is calm in-house as they seek to seal qualification for the knockout stages against Scotland on Friday.
UEFA tell television directors to 'use common sense' and cut away from serious injuries following Christian Eriksen's cardiac arrest after complaints footage was too intrusive
UEFA have told television directors to face cameras away from serious injuries Many complained about intrusive coverage of Christian Eriksen's cardiac arrest They have been reminded to use common sense in future and go to a wide shot Denmark claimed they were told they may have to forfeit if they didn't play on
UEFA rule gives Gareth Southgate an EXTRA selection headache with Jadon Sancho, Ben Chilwell and Harry Maguire first unlucky trio to be axed from 23-man matchday squads... the England boss is treading a line to keep the peace
Gareth Southgate has been handed another selection headache by UEFA rules Having to select 23 for matchdays means leaving three men out each match Ben Chilwell, Jadon Sancho and Harry Maguire were the first disappointed three Southgate lobbied against having 26-man squads as he knew of harmony issues UEFA's decision to increase squad allocation from 23 to 26 players was always a headache in the making and Gareth Southgate saw it coming.
Chris Mepham is Wales' WEAK-LINK and he was badly exposed against Switzerland... if Rob Page sticks with a back four against Turkey they will prey on the Bournemouth man
It is a mystery none of the Wales players has been willing to shed light on, these past few days. Was manager Rob Page's team selection for the opener against Switzerland planned all along by a poker-faced manager... or an act of panic when the tournament arrived?
England stars baffled at being DENIED drinks breaks in sweltering heat during Croatia win at Wembley which had them gasping for breath... despite playing on one of June's hottest EVER days
England's players were left frustrated at being denied water breaks during Sunday's 1-0 win over Croatia, a game played in stifling conditions that left many of them gasping for breath. Tyrone Mings said it was the hottest match he had ever played in, and Gareth Southgate responded by taking the unusual step of withdrawing a seemingly fatigued Harry Kane, one of three substitutions made by the England manager.
Manuel Neuer challenges Germany team-mates to 'land a surprise' in their Euro 2020 opener against world champions France... with Antonio Rudiger revealing they are ready to be 'a little bit dirty' to combat rivals' warring strikers
It was rather generous of France to provide a semblance of normality in the build-up to a major tournament, with sparring team-mates disagreeing over who should pass to who after their final friendly. There was something comforting about the feud between Kylian Mbappe and Olivier Giroud that now — publicly at least — appears to have cooled if not quite extinguished.
STEVE CLARKE vowed Scotland will bounce back from their Euros misery when they face England at Wembley. Czech Republic striker Patrik Schick scored twice at Hampden to make it an agonising return to a major finals for the Tartan Army. 🏴 Read our live blog for all the Scotland latest at Euro 2020 🏴
Frankie Dettori eyes glory with Palace Pier while sprinter Battaash is out to defend his King's Stand crown on day one as Royal Ascot prepares to welcome 72,000 spectators this week
Frankie Dettori is aiming for success with Palace Pier as Royal Ascot starts There will be no royal procession but the Queen could be in attendance Battaash, ridden by Jim Crowley, will be looking for success in the King's Stand Welcome to Royal Ascot 2021, bitesize off the track but still a luxurious banquet on it with a first-day main course of Palace Pier, the best miler in Europe, and Battaash, the firecracker sprinter defending his crown.
The left-field selection came at left-back. Kieran Trippier had started in the position on only four previous occasions – once for Tottenham in the EFL Cup against Barnsley in 2017 and three times for England this season: against Iceland, Belgium and Austria. Now, Gareth Southgate had given him the role for Sunday’s Euro 2020 opener against Croatia.
Gareth Southgate has praised Ben Chilwell and Jadon Sancho for responding positively to being left out of England’s squad against Croatia, saying their professionalism played a part in the team making a winning start to Euro 2020. England’s manager experienced the downside of squads being increased to 26 when he had to tell two outfield players they would not be involved against Croatia.
MARTIN SAMUEL: Kalvin Phillips' climb highlights the crucial role fate plays... tournaments are accelerators and Jordan Henderson may struggle to get back in the England team
Gareth Southgate was not intended to start at the 1996 European Championship. Terry Venables' first choice as his ball-playing centre half was Mark Wright, who had been recalled to England's starting line-up after an absence of four years. Venables played Wright at the heart of a back three versus Croatia on April 24, and again in the final Wembley friendly, against Hungary on May 18.
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England manager Gareth Southgate claims "defensive animal" Kieran Trippier is underrated by critics who still remember the error-prone full-back from Tottenham. Southgate raised eyebrows by naming Trippier at left-back for England's opening Euro 2020 match against Croatia on Sunday, with Luke Shaw on the bench and Champions League winner Ben Chilwell among three players to be left out of the squad.
THE EU has agreed to ease travel restriction rules and to allow fully vaccinated tourists to travel without restrictions from July 1. However, it has excluded immunised British travellers. A new modified proposal has been approved today to allow EU residents to travel freely without the need for tests or quarantines if they have been vaccinated for 14 days or more.