• 9:29 AM

    The 37 winners of the 2015 RIBA National Awards announced by the Royal Institute of British Architects. This year’s list of winners comprises 29 in England, five in Scotland, two from Northern Ireland and one in Wales. Fourteen of the buildings are in London, including three housing developments, two schools, Foyles bookshop and the National

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  • 9:13 AM

    Tommy Chong has revealed he has rectal cancer. The Cheech & Chong star, 77, is undergoing treatment for rectal cancer. Chong, who participated in Dancing With The Stars this past season and holds the title of the oldest contestant to make it to the semi-finals, tweeted the news himself. Tommy tweeted “I have good news

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  • 9:14 AM

    Jurassic World film made $204.6m (£131.4m) in the US, according to the firm Exhibitor Relations. Jurassic Park series has become the first film to take more than $500m at the box office on its first weekend. Jurassic World  which casts Chris Pratt as a Velociraptor trainer and Bryce Dallas Howard as the dinosaur amusement park’s

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  • 9:04 AM

    150 people have now contracted the virus in South Korea. The 38-year-old man started showing symptoms such as diarrhoea, fever and skin lesions after arriving in the Slovak capital of Bratislava on 3 June. More than 70 cases have been traced back to the hospital, authorities say. The hospital said: “Among the cases was an

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  • 9:02 AM

    The demonetization of the Zimbabwe dollar will occur from June 15 until the end of September. Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe governor John Mangudya said: “The banking public should visit their banks to establish the balances which were in their accounts. We have interacted with the banks and they still have all the information, which we

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  • 10:33 AM

    Africa is set to create largest free-trade zone. African heads of state and government will project the continent’s largest free trade area in Egypt. The Tripartite Free Trade Area (TFTA) – will then be officially unveiled at the upcoming summit. The Tripartite  Free Trade Area, will be the largest economic bloc on the continent and

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  • 11:54 AM

    Apple has declared a new app. Apple’s New app integrates a streaming song and music video library, an internet radio station. App encouraging subscription access to tens of millions of tracks. Users will be able to stream songs or save them for offline listening. Apple CEO Tim Cook said: “It will change the way you

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  • 9:33 AM

    Manchester United is the world’s most valuable football brand. Manchester United reported a £2.9m quarterly loss largely due to a fall in matchday and broadcasting revenues last month. The Brand Finance Football 50 ranking placed the Manchester United club at the top of the table with 63 per cent growth taking the club to a valuation

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  • 9:09 AM

    Stan Wawrinka must do to have a chance of beating top seed Novak Djokovic in the French Open final. The World No. 1 is trying to keep the Swiss from getting comfortable on the court. The No. 1 in the Emirates ATP Rankings for 149 weeks, Djokovic will look to further cement his place among

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  • 11:37 AM

    Miguel Cotto to face former unified 160-pound titlist Daniel Geale  whichtakes place at Madison Square Garden; it will be broadcast on HBO at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT. Cotto, 34, is  middleweight, and with Geale (31-3, 16 KO) a legitimate 160-pound fighter who doesn’t have issues walking as far as we know, this fight might be a

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