Israel Gaza: Biden clinches deal with Egypt to allow aid

By Holly Honderich Visiting Tel Aviv, Mr Biden said Israel had a right to hit back for the Hamas attack that triggered the fighting. The US president said Israel had been “badly victimised”, though he cautioned against being “consumed” by rage. He also backed Israel’s account that a blast at a Gaza hospital on Tuesday … Read more

Marnus Labuschagne to lead Australia is against New Zealand A in ODIs; Cameron Bancroft has a chance in four-day games

Australia cricket enthusiasts are in for a treat this month as the Australia A side prepare to take on their trans-Tasman rivals from the New Zealand A in an exciting series of matches. The action-packed leg will feature two four-day games and three one-day internationals in Brisbane and Mackay. On Wednesday (August 9), Australia A … Read more

Meta begins process to end news access in Canada

Aug 1 (Reuters) – Meta Platforms (META.O) said on Tuesday it has begun the process to end access to news on Facebook and Instagram for all users in Canada. The decision is a fallout of a legislation passed by Canadian parliament that would force platforms like Google parent Alphabet (GOOGL.O) and Meta to negotiate commercial … Read more

Chelsea are negotiating a cash plus player deal to sign Kylian Mbappé from PSG this summer – Paper Talk

Plus: Chelsea are exploring a deal for Brighton goalkeeper Robert Sanchez; Ousmane Dembele’s future at Barcelona is in major doubt amid PSG’s interest in signing him this summer; Rangers’ Glen Kamara has been told to stay away from Ibrox until he finds a new club Chelsea are attempting to negotiate a cash-plus-player deal to bring … Read more