International Olympic Committee decision on Russian Federation to come within seven days

It also called for Russian officials implicated in the scandal to be sacked and for "Russian government officials to be denied access to worldwide competitions, including Rio 2016". ATR has learnt that Mutko may have escaped Putin's sanctions as his alleged involvement in the state-sponsored doping scheme is said to be indirect and unsubstantiated.

UK Labour party in-fighting continues with allegations of intimidation and break-ins

Labour MP Seema Malhotra has accused aides to Jeremy Corbyn and shadow chancellor John McDonnell of entering her House of Commons office without permission. Labour's leader in the House of Lords has said 10 months of Jeremy Corbyn's leadership has convinced her that despite having the "right values" he can not persuade voters of his cause nor win a general election.

'Brexit effect': UK economy at seven-year low after EU vote

The study found that its flash United Kingdom services PMI (purchasing managers' index) hit an 88-month low of 47.4 this month, compared to 52.3 in June. But Archer says it is worrying that the combined new orders index seeing the sharpest monthly drop since the surveys began. "We now forecast UK GDP to grow by 1.6% in 2016 - largely due to the first half expansion - and 0.2% in 2017".

Jose Mourinho unhappy with state of Beijing pitch for Manchester City clash

I hope our players and City's players can go home without injury". "We can not just run away and disappear and not play", he said . "I think he's going to be a very important player for me and no problem for him". But Guardiola is anxious that his players may be more susceptible to injury by playing on the sub-standard surface, and he says his priority from the match is now to avoid any casualties.

Hillary Clinton, Tim Kaine to stop in Ohio after Democratic convention

Kaine, for his part, described himself as a "utility player". Kaine learned Spanish from his co-workers in his father's iron-working shop in his native Kansas City. senator from Virginia. "Bernie supporters are outraged", Trump claimed. Looks like the Bernie people will fight. Clinton will do everything in her power to widen that gap when the Democrats meet for their convention July 25-28 in Philadelphia .

Disappointing news as the Manchester derby in China has been cancelled

Of United's decision to axe the Dutchman, Bolt said: "I was very happy because I know that Jose Mourinho , like me, is a victor". Mourinho had hinted 24 hours earlier that the match might be called off after training was switched to another ground in a fruitless attempt to preserve the Bird's Nest turf, which was reported to have been recently partly relaid.