Milky Way telescope
European Space Agency launches advanced telescope designed to detect a billion stars and provide the most detailed map yet of the Milky Way.
Can’t bear to keep him at home? Japan's travel options for your teddy
A day trip around sightseeing spots in the Japanese capital is US$45, plus travel – by parcel post – from and to the toy’s home address.
Jon Flanagan has found his footing at Liverpool
Jon Flanagan has been the surprise success story of Liverpool’s season. But go back a few months and he seemed their fifth-choice right-back .
Road test: 2014 Nissan Patrol will retain crown as king of the road
This familiar sight on UAE highways and on the dunes should continue its reign, writes Kevin Hackett.
Video: India outraged over diplomat’s arrest in New York
US Secretary of State John Kerry expressed regret to India amid controversy around the arrest of an Indian senior diplomat.
When silence is deadly
Like many organised crime syndicates, The Network relied on 'omerta', the mafia-derived code of honour that enforces a strict rule of silence.
December 8, 2013
Tiger Woods managed an even-par 72 in the third round on Saturday to maintain his edge going into Sunday's final round. 'I'm pleased at having the lead,' he said. Read Article
November 20, 2013
The change creates the possibility of preferential treatment from officials – whether it exists or not is immaterial, writes Steve Elling. Read Article
November 20, 2013
Golfers Adam Scott, Henrik Stenson and Tiger Woods are all worthy of Player of the Year accolades but who will win the honour is anyone's guess, writes Steve Elling. Read Article
November 6, 2013
Signing Tiger Woods to play in the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship and Dubai Dessert Classic, which are two weeks apart, would lessen his marketing impact, writes Steve Elling. Read Article
October 30, 2013
Sometimes, the thumping backbeat overwhelms the soloists. That has certainly been the case during an increasingly disappointing 2013, which should be subtitled the “Symphony of Censure”. Read Article
October 24, 2013
It would have been okay to criticise his knowledge of rules but to bracket him as a cheat may be taking it too far. Read Article
October 9, 2013
The PGA Tour unveils a new season and revamped calendar this week, making Steve Elling wonder whether fans will embrace a wraparound season that starts with diluted fields. Read Article
October 2, 2013
There are elements of the Presidents Cup and Seve Trophy which could be used to help improve the Ryder Cup, writes Steve Elling. Read Article
October 2, 2013
Golf's all-time great prefers Presidents Cup, starting on Thursday, as it forces everyone in a team to play. Read Article
September 25, 2013
PGA Tour commissioner Tim Finchem says golf isn’t blowing it with regard to allowing fan and viewer input into rules situations, writes Steve Elling. Read Article
September 24, 2013
Phil Mickelson and Henrik Stenson also nominees for player of the year. Read Article
September 19, 2013
Tiger Woods has lost his ability to mount a final-day run, and not only in majors. Only once in 2013 has he shot a score in the 60s during his final round over a course. Read Article
September 3, 2013
Swede moves into first place in FedEx Cup play-off standings with victory, surpassing Tiger Woods for overall lead. Read Article
August 26, 2013
Tiger Woods narrowly misses out play-off qualification after battling back and neck problems. Read Article