Which FPL players are on international duty before Gameweek 9?

Scotland v Ukraine got the first international break of 2022/23 underway on Wednesday evening but the action starts in earnest on Thursday, with over 200 Fantasy Premier League (FPL) players in action for their countries over the next week. It’s also the last international break before the World Cup in November, so the nations who … Read more


Well GOOD mourning to you all. You are… mourning, right? What? You aren’t? But the football was canceled SPECIFICALLY so you could be sad and think about death things? Oh… you’re mourning while watching the rugby, cricket and the horses? You’re seeing the fans in attendance celebrate the life of the Queen and get viral … Read more

Jazz sign international free agent Simone Fontecchio

The Jazz are signing international free agent forward Simone Fontecchio to a two-year, $6.25 million deal. From 2012–2016, the 6’7″ forward played for Virtus Bologna. Seven years ago, Fontecchio declared for the 2015 NBA Draft. He attended a draft workout with the Celtics weeks before the draft. However, the forward withdrew from the draft on … Read more

Save the dates! International acts coming to PH for a concert in 2022, 2023

MANILA, Philippines – After two long silent years on the live music front, the Philippines has now opened its doors to local and foreign acts as the country began hosting music festivals and offline concerts. From your favorite K-pop groups to Hollywood bands, these artists have announced their much-anticipated return to the country to meet … Read more

[The Slingshot] International observers speak cynically of our elections

‘The results of the election are a worst-case scenario for the Filipino people and for the international community,’ writes one observer What right have they to interfere with our elections? Why insult me? – I could almost hear Rodrigo Duterte cuss with usual narcissistic disdain on international opinion about the 2022 elections. We are not … Read more

[Science Solitaire] How about an International Happiness Exhibition?

The World Happiness Report could make us learn so much more and so deeply about what it takes to be happy humans, across cultures What if all international beauty contests were not “contests” but “exhibitions” about “happiness” instead of “beauty”? Why? First of all, there is no nation in the world who does not think … Read more

Tottenham and Manchester United set to battle it out for England international

Tottenham and Manchester United are set to do battle over the services of England international goalkeeper Sam Johnstone this summer, according to reports. The West Bromwich Albion shot-stopper is out of contract in the summer, and is not expected to sign a new deal with the Midlands outfit, leaving on a free in July. And … Read more

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola issues worrying injury update on Ruben Dias following international break

Manchester City have been dealt a blow as Pep Guardiola revealed that Ruben Dias is set to remain sidelined for between 4 and 6 weeks after picking up an injury playing for the Citizens. Dias was forced off at half time against Peterborough United in Guardiola’s side’s 2-0 win, and has not featured since thanks … Read more

Here’s how you can celebrate the International Fact-checking Day this 2022

On April 2, International Fact-checking Day, help spread truth faster than lies. Check out some of the activities that you may do to help propagate a culture of fact-checking. MANILA, Philippines – Every year, members of the International Fact-checking Network (IFCN) promote April 2 as International Fact-checking Day. This is to remind everyone that debunking … Read more