Neighbours are not very happy with the red and white striped paint job on a house in South End, Kensington, London. Residents in the quiet cul-de-sac in Kensington, one of London’s richest neighbourhoods, said they are being driven ‘mad’ by the colourful redesign. Photograph: John Stillwell/PA Wire

A multimillion-pound house painted in “garish” candy stripes after a planning row has been branded “hideous” by neighbours.The townhouse underwent its(...)

Luis Suarez says he has had to adapt to play alongside Lionel Messi and his new Barcelona team mates. Photo: Albert Gea/Reuters

Luis Suarez will head into Wednesday night’s Champions League quarter-final clash with Paris St Germain admitting he left Liverpool to win European fo(...)

Cristiano Ronaldo vies with Atletico Madrid’s midfielders Mario Suarez and Koke during the Champions League quarter final first leg draw. Photo: Javier Soriano/Getty Images

Atlético Madrid 0 Real Madrid 0 Real Madrid’s search for La Undécima remains intact after a taut, niggly, claustrophobic goalless draw at the V(...)

Liverpool’s Kolo Toure comes on for the injured Mamadou Sakho as manager Brendan Rodgers looks on. Photo: Carl Recine/Reuters

Liverpool could be without Mamadou Sakho for up to four weeks after scans confirmed the extent of the hamstring injury he suffered in the FA Cup sixth(...)

Branislav Ivanovic is struck by a cigarette lighter while celebrating Cesc Fabregas’ winner for Chelsea against QPR at Loftus Road. Photograph: Reuters

The Football Association will be contacting QPR and Chelsea after an incident which saw Branislav Ivanovic struck on the head by a cigarette lighter t(...)

Hillary Clinton announced her campaign for the US presidency in a video posted to hillaryclinton.com.   Photograph: Hillary For America via AP

Hillary Rodham Clinton has officially launched her second attempt to become the first female US president, firing the starting gun on the 2016 pres(...)

Hillary Clinton: I’m getting ready to do something too . . . I’m running for president. Photograph: Pete Marovich/Bloomberg 0:52

Hillary Rodham Clinton on Sunday officially launched another attempt to become the first female president, ending years of speculation and firing the (...)

Cesc Fabregas, wearing a protective mask, scored a late winner for Chelsea at Loftus Road. Photograph: Inpho

Queens Park Rangers 0 Chelsea 1 Managers and players will point to the fixtures still to be played, arguing there are potential slip-ups as well as op(...)

Glenn Murray celebrates after scoring the first goal for Crystal Palace as Manchester City’s Joe Hart appeals for offside recently. Photograph: Reuters / Suzanne Plunkett

We are approaching, as Alex Ferguson once charmingly described it, the nerve wracking “squeaky bum time” of the English football season. Half the Iris(...)

Chelsea manager José Mourinho could have Japanese striker in his ranks next season. Photograph: Facundo Arrizabalaga/EPA

Chelsea have made a bid for the FC Tokyo and Japan forward Yoshinori Muto, which is believed to be worth £4 million (€5.5 million). The move comes as (...)