Former Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs striker Pollen Ndlanya has urged South Africa's Premier League fans to get behind England and back them to go all the way at this year's World Cup. Facebook has been serious about bringing sports streams to its platform and it has even hired Eurosport CEO Peter Hutton for the objective.
Facebook is trying to enhance its sports portfolio and bid unsuccessfully against Star India for the rights to the Indian Premier League cricket competition past year.
Xiaomi's shares open 2.9% down on debut in Hong Kong
Despite Xiaomi's challenging debut, Reuters notes that Hang Seng - the Hong Kong stock market index - was 1.7 percent higher. The Xiaomi float adds to Hong Kong's $7 billion worth of new listings so far this year.
UK Brexit negotiator David Davis quits
George Freeman, May's former policy chief, said on Twitter that a " no deal " Brexit "just got a lot more likely". The Tory leader's hard-won proposal was agreed to at her Chequers country retreat after marathon talks on Friday.
Starbucks plans to stop offering plastic straws by 2020
McDonald's said earlier this year that it would stop using plastic straws at all of its stores in the United Kingdom and Ireland. The recyclable lids are already in use in about 8,000 Starbucks locations in the United States and Canada , the company said .
British PM appoints Dominic Raab new Brexit minister
When the Conservatives returned to power in 2010, he spent his time on the backbenches campaigning on civil liberties issues. Labour Party chairman Ian Lavery said: "This is absolute chaos and Theresa May has no authority left".