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Broadcasters speak up for Alastair Stewart after ITV News exit

Broadcasters speak up for Alastair Stewart after ITV News exit

Entertainment
Broadcasting colleagues have spoken in support of Alastair Stewart after he stepped down from ITV News, apparently in the wake of a Twitter race row.Ranvir Singh, political editor of ITV's Good Morning Britain, said: "I would never use the word 'racist' and his name in the same sentence."Others posting personal tributes to Stewart included former ITV newsreader Katie Derham and Sky's Adam Boulton.Stewart left after what ITN called "errors of judgment" on social media.ITV presenter Julie Etchingham wrote on Twitter: "So sad to learn this - we have worked on many big stories together & Al is a trusted friend and guide to many of us." The reasons for the veteran broadcaster's departure have not been confirmed, but it came weeks after he was involved in a...

Transfer news and gossip LIVE: Manchester United step up efforts to sign Fernandes, Eriksen edges closer to Tottenham exit, West Ham rule out Fellaini move

Sports
[unable to retrieve full-text content]The transfer window is now open and we will keep you across all the big news, rumours and gossip throughout January. Tune into talkSPORT for the very latest news and expert reaction from former managers, players and top pundits and follow our live rolling blog below… Top stories on talkSPORT.com Premier League done deals: Every […] talkSPORT
Exit polls show Polish Law and Justice party winning parliamentary elections

Exit polls show Polish Law and Justice party winning parliamentary elections

World
Oct. 13 (UPI) -- Poland's ruling Law and Justice Party won the country's parliamentary elections, according to exit polls released Sunday. The polls showed Law and Justice, or PiS, won 43.6 percent of the vote defeating the Civic Coalition which won 27. 4 percent of the vote. A group of left-wing parties known as the Left won 11.9 percent, the conservative Polish Coalition won 9.6 percent and the right-wing Confederation party won 6.4 percent. A final count of the vote is expected on Tuesday. Preliminary seat distribution of the 460-member lower house of parliament, known as the Sejm, showed PiS would earn 239 seats enough for an absolute majority of the chamber. The Civic Coalition was projected to receive 130 seats, the Left 43, the Polish Coalition 34 and Confederation 13. The German ...
Transfer news and football gossip: Sancho refuses to rule out move, Pogba exit ‘not a big loss’ for Man United, Arsenal approach Red Bull Salzburg star

Transfer news and football gossip: Sancho refuses to rule out move, Pogba exit ‘not a big loss’ for Man United, Arsenal approach Red Bull Salzburg star

Sports
talkSPORT rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from Thursday’s papers and online…Manchester United are hoping to convince Paul Pogba to sign a new contract, with Jesse Lingard and 17-year-old forward Mason Greenwood also in line for new deals. (Evening Standard) Old Trafford legend Paul Scholes says Pogba would not be a “big loss” if he left the Red Devils – FULL STORY Getty Images - Getty Paul Scholes is no Paul Pogba fan Manchester United sent an official to watch 19-year-old Norwegian forward Erling Haaland as he introduced himself to the European stage with a hat-trick for Red Bull Salzburg on his Champions League debut. (Salzburger Nachrichten) England and Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho has re
Inter Milan ‘agree personal terms’ with Alexis Sanchez as unsettled Manchester United star seeks Old Trafford exit

Inter Milan ‘agree personal terms’ with Alexis Sanchez as unsettled Manchester United star seeks Old Trafford exit

Sports
Inter Milan have agreed personal terms with Manchester United’s unsettled winger Alexis Sanchez, according to reports.San Siro chief Antonio Conte wants to bring Sanchez back to Italy this summer, but the forward’s enormous wages may well be a stumbling block in the deal. Getty Inter have reportedly agreed personal terms with Sanchez The Serie A outfit are far from finished in the market, even after shelling out £72million on Romelu Lukaku, and the Daily Mail report that they would be willing to offer around £20m for Sanchez. The report also claimed Inter will offer the 30-year-old around £5m-per-year, a significant drop in his currently wage which current stands at £9m-a-year. Now, Sky Sports Italy claim Sanchez has agreed personal terms with Inter and hi