Officials said the move would make it easier for companies to share information and prioritise parts of the country most at need. It follows days of long queues at the pumps, after fears of disruption to the fuel supply sparked panic buying. But a minister said there were no plans to bring in the Army to drive tankers. The government has been considering using the Army, but Environment Secretary George Eustice said the shortage of drivers was "not a huge problem".
Men take part in the 455th edition of the Old Bridge Diving competition in Mostar, in Bosnia. This prestigious Balkan competition was won this year by Serbian Dragan Milnovic, who won the "swallow" discipline, which consists of diving head first into the river.
In this report, organisers of the grassroots football are confident that football will unite Ajegunle community.
After several months of training, 16 teenagers from different neighbourhoods of the eastern French city of Metz are determined to test their limits and build confidence. To that end, they took up arms in a war of words: a public speaking competition. The Banlieue Project team went to meet them.
The 38th edition of the "snow sculpture" competition is held in the French city of Valloire, despite the Covid pandemic. Fifteen teams compete against each other, starting from big blocks of ice 4 metres high.
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Weeks after World Athletics, an international sports governing body issued a ban against a type of Nike's running shoe, Nike returned with a new model of the same running shoe that it says meets all competition guidelines.
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The biggest challenge JC Decaux, a global advertising agency faces in Nigeria is competition. That’s according to Jean-Sebastien Decaux, CEO, Africa at JCDecaux.
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Cristiano Ronaldo has now scored 100 goals in European club competition.
28 Feb 2017
Chan Yuen-ting, the first woman to coach a male football team in the Asian Football Confederation Champions League, hopes for a better result this time out, after a 7-0 loss in their first match in the competition.