Ireland centre Aki’s World Cup ended by three-game ban

Bundee Aki was red carded by referee Nic Berry during Ireland’s Pool A win over Samoa on Saturday2019 Rugby World Cup quarter-final: New Zealand v IrelandVenue: Tokyo Stadium, Tokyo Date: Saturday, 19 October Kick-off: 11:15 BSTCoverage: Commentary on BBC Radio 5 Live and BBC Radio Ulster; plus text commentary on the BBC Sport website and…

In Northern Ireland, Brexit Deal Is Seen as ‘Betrayal’

Enraged by the deal’s plan to effectively put a border in the Irish Sea, hundreds of members of loyalist paramilitary groups met this week to discuss how to respond.A mural to the Ulster Volunteer Force, a unionist paramilitary group, in Belfast, Northern Ireland.Credit…Andrew Testa for The New York TimesOct. 24, 2019BELFAST, Northern Ireland — They…

39 Found Dead in Truck Are Believed to Be Chinese, U.K. Police Say

The driver, identified as Morris Robinson, 25, remained under arrest on suspicion of murder. Investigators were also at work in Belgium and Northern Ireland.The truck in which the 39 bodies were discovered in Grays, east of London, was driven to a secure location for further investigation on Wednesday.Credit…Leon Neal/Getty ImagesPublished Oct. 24, 2019Updated Oct. 25,…

Boris Johnson Says U.K. Is Providing Brexit Compromise to E.U.

Boris Johnson Says U.K. Is Providing Brexit Compromise to E.U.

(MANCHESTER, England) –– Britain has sent its proposals for a Brexit deal to leaders of the European Union, with Prime Minister Boris Johnson urging “rapid negotiations towards a solution.” The proposals submitted on Wednesday focus on maintaining an open border between the U.K.’s Northern Ireland and EU member Ireland – the key sticking point to…