Scotland are already at the level of Ireland and the other leading teams in the Northern Hemisphere, believes Gregor Townsend, but concedes that his side didn’t find the flow this Autumn that led to their best performances during his time in charge.
If you’re not going forwards, you’re going backwards goes the adage-become-cliché, and if you hold fast to it then Scotland unquestionably regressed this November.
A Chinese researcher claims he helped make the world’s first genetically edited babies — twin girls whose DNA he said he altered with a powerful new tool capable of rewriting the very blueprint of life.
A rapist serving a life sentence has absconded from an open prison.
Nico Hulkenberg paid tribute to the marshals who helped him emerge unscathed after he was trapped in his Renault which caught fire.
Mick McCarthy has set his sights on qualifying for the Euro 2020 finals after being reappointed as Republic of Ireland manager.
Scotland has been sidelined by the deal agreed between the UK and the EU, according to Scotland’s Brexit Secretary Mike Russell.
Two crew members were wounded after Russia’s coastguard opened fire on and seized three of Ukraine’s vessels on Sunday after a tense standoff in the Black Sea near the Crimean Peninsula, the Ukrainian navy said.
Theresa May faces an uphill battle to get enough MPs to back her Brexit deal, even after winning the support of every EU leader.
More than 140 pilot whales have died after becoming stranded on a remote New Zealand beach.