Bashar al-Assad has appeared in public for ther first time since being sworn in for a third term as Syria's president. Assad joined the faithful for prayers on the Muslim holiday of Eid, although outside the mosque Syria's war continued unabated. Deborah Lutterbeck reports..
Alan Shearer and Steve McManaman test out Manaus heat in London
Alan Shearer and Steve McManaman helped launch the Lucozade Sport Conditions Zone, a state-of-the-art 5-a-side football pitch that replicates the heat and humidity of Manaus where England will play their first World Cup match against Italy.
Roy Keane is unveiled as Aston Villa assistant manager, where he will work under manager Paul Lambert. Speaking about his brief as Villa''s new no2, Villa''s recent problems, his relationship with Lambert, his job description and his excitement