Bartomeu is no longer confident of Griezmann transfer Bartomeu: Griezmann? We'll talk in July It remains to be seen where Antoine Griezmann will play his football in the 2018/19 season, with Barcelona interested in him and with Atletico Madrid keen for him to stay in the Spanish capital. Every comment or gesture is being analysed and this will also be the case with the song his brother Theo sang at the Stade de France on Monday evening, where he had watched France's match against Ireland. "I love you Atleti!" he sang, as recorded in a video shared on social media. Of course, what really matters is whether or not the player loves Atletico enough to decide to stay. … [Read more...] about Griezmann’s brother sings at the Stade de France: I love you Atleti!
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Tarifa at sunset. Photo: Guillermo Stitch Guillermo Stitch has spent nine years living in Tarifa, Andalusia's southernmost city, where he has been writing his first book, which will be published in July. He shares what he loves most about living there. 1. Onions Snow capped mountains provide the backdrop to the Alhambra from the Mirador de San Nicolas Photo: Tim Rawle / Flickr All kinds of sensations await the new arrival in Andalusia. The place is maniacal in its determination to deliver drama, colour, flavour and spectacle. Your first time on the Mirador de San Nicolas, looking across at the Alhambra and the snowcapped Sierra behind? Unforgettable. Getting caught up in a religious procession in Seville, jostled along with the throng even though you were only on your way to the shop? Magical. Surreptitiously checking your watch twenty minutes in to a ropey flamenco show? Inevitable. READ ALSO: Where is home? A Londoner-turned-Madrileña reflects But the real … [Read more...] about Five reasons I love living in Andalusia
Donald Trump reportedly sent a jokey, handwritten note to French leader Emanuel Macron, which read: “Yes, Emmanuel, it’s true. I love you!” As the French leader arrived in Washington, the first foreign leader to be honoured by a state visit since Mr Trump became president, attention has focussed on the warm relationship between the men, apparently initially started when the two engaged in long handshake during a summit in Europe last year. After Mr Trump returned to Washington, he apparently followed up by sending the French leader press clippings about their budding relationship, sometimes annotated by Mr Trump’s handwritten messages. A New York Times article published in at the end of August 2017, arrived covered in florescent highlighter pen and a message scrawled in the margin: “Yes, Emmanuel, it’s true. I love you!” The details of the note, which have not previously been reported, are contained in a biography of the French leader, an … [Read more...] about Trump sent handwritten message to Macron saying ‘It’s true Emanuel, I love you’, book claims
International development secretary Penny Mordaunt has outlined a new approach to her department’s foreign aid spending as she told those who had concerns: “I hear you." In her first major speech on Britain’s overseas aid budget since taking over as international development secretary at the end of 2017, Ms Mordaunt also offered a passionate defence of the £13.9bn budget. Her speech in central London follows several months of high-level scrutiny over the department’s spending after scandals that rocked the charitable sector, including allegations of sexual abuse by aid workers in developing countries. Read more Sturgeon warns Oxfam sex scandal should not lead to foreign aid cuts Cutting foreign aid spending would be a 'strategic blunder' says Hague We need to increase the foreign aid budget following the Oxfam scandal Mordaunt under fire for vow to spend UK aid in 'national interest' What really happens if you cut off foreign aid? It also … [Read more...] about Penny Mordaunt outlines new approach to foreign aid spending telling those with concerns: ‘I hear you’
Photo: J. Sibiga photography/Flickr Valentine's Day is fast approaching, why not try out some chat up lines in Spanish and see if that helps you get a date? Hace calor aquí? O eres tu? (Is it hot here? Or is it you?) Photo: Leo Hidalgo/Flickr In the heat of a Spanish summer, this may be the perfect key to open the lock of that Spanish heart you've been trying to conquer. Try taking off your shirt or wearing your bathing suit to make the line doubly effective! Si la belleza fuese delito, te hubiera dado cadena perpetua (If beauty was a crime, you deserve life in prison) Photo: Minh Son Phan/Flickr Life in prison may not seem like the most romantic thing to wish upon your would-be lover, however this is sure to make them believe that you'd at least spend your confinement together. After all, you did just call her beautiful. Crees en amor a primera vista? O vuelvo a pasarte otra vez (Do you … [Read more...] about Seven of the best cheesy chat up lines in Spanish