Sudan protests: Doctor and teen ‘shot dead’ during clashes

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The anti-government protests have now stretched into their fifth week A doctor and a 16-year-old have been killed in Sudan amid demonstrations against President Omar al-Bashir. Both were shot in the head by state forces who were firing directly on demonstrators, a member of the Sudan Doctors Syndicate told the…

Australian Open 2019: Maria Sharapova beats defending champion Caroline Wozniacki

Maria Sharapova won the Australian Open in 2008 Australian Open 2019 Venue: Melbourne Park Dates: 14-27 January Coverage: Daily live commentaries on the BBC Sport website, listen to Tennis Breakfast daily from 07:00 GMT on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra and watch highlights on BBC TV and online from 19 January. Defending champion Caroline…

Ryanair issues profit warning as fares fall

Image copyright Getty Images Ryanair has cut its profit forecast blaming lower-than-expected air fares. The airline’s chief executive, Michael O’Leary, said Ryanair could not rule out even lower fares, which are expected to fall 7% this winter. He said the low fares were already causing problems for rivals, including Flybe which was rescued last week….