A female mayor in western Japan, Tomoko Nakagawa, has announced plans to protest against the Japan Sumo Association (JSA) and question the legality of an old sumo tradition that prohibits women from entering the “sacred” ring.
Football coach Aleksandr Grigoryan has contacted Russia’s security service FSB over an incident where a fan of Luch-Energiya Vladivostok, the team he manages, tossed a live rooster at him during a game.
The goalkeeping great continues to explore local culture in 2018 FIFA World Cup host cities. This time it’s Samara, a city that is set to host four group-stage matches and two matches in the elimination rounds.
Australian rugby star Israel Folau will not be penalized by Rugby Australia for his anti-gay comments which caused a public uproar and homophobia discussions in the world of rugby as well as outside of it.
Tennis commentator Doug Adler, fired by ESPN after allegedly likening Venus Williams to a gorilla, has remained unable to find work in sports journalism ever since, according to a lawsuit against the company.
The scariest thing English footballers will face this year is a hooligan hacker model bot, armed with laxatives and a chained balalaika-playing bear at her knee. At least that’s what you’d think after reading the British press.
Goalkeeping great continues to explore local culture in 2018 FIFA World Cup host cities. This time it’s Samara, a city that is set to host four group-stage matches and two matches in the elimination rounds.
Stan sits down with FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura to discuss FIFA's evolution, African teams and impressions of Russia preparing for the World Cup; Paul Parker had a successful club career in the Premier League but he is best known for the...
Syrian boy describes Douma ‘chemical attack’
Following an alleged chemical attack in Syria’s Douma, investigators with the OPCW are on standby outside the city due to security concerns. Meanwhile, the Russia 24 has obtained video...
OPCW officials come under fire in Syria's Douma
Investigators with the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) were forced to retreat from Douma, Syria, on Wednesday, after their convoy was shot at. No injuries were...
Trump and Abe meet amid Korea talks
President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe are meeting in Mar-a-Lago for a second time. The two leaders will discuss an upcoming meeting with Kim Jong-un and the official end to the Korean War....