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News Writing  // Whether sports-related or a matter of local or cultural interest, I have experience in hard and soft news writing.

Int Sport round-up: Brazilian ‘holiday’, Palestinian relief and a Canadian comeback

Int Sport round-up: Brazilian ‘holiday’, Palestinian relief and a Canadian comeback

The London Economic’s Noy Shani brings you a selection of the week’s oddest, most promising and uplifting sports stories from around the globe. A new Brazilian Holiday – Remember Brazil’s highly embarrassing loss to Germany in the Semi Final of the World Cup just over a year ago? Of course you do. This week a […]

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Only snow required: Beijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympic Games

Only snow required: Beijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympic Games

Beijing has been awarded the privilege of hosting the 2022 Winter Olympic Games after edging over the only other bidder, the city of Almaty from Kazakhstan. European cities withdrew for political or financial reasons, and the Chinese bid beat Almaty by 44 votes to 40 with one abstention. However, questions were quickly raised about the […]

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Maccabi Netanya players call off strike

Maccabi Netanya players call off strike

The Israeli club’s players, who were not paid their last two salaries went on strike on Sunday, making the national news. Private funders enabled the club to reach a settlement ahead of the last two relegation deciders. Maccabi Netanya F.C. players have resumed training, today, Thursday, after the club managed to pay them their last […]

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Icy no problem! Richmond Rink organisers refute claims of traffic and noise problems at Strawberry Hill House

Icy no problem! Richmond Rink organisers refute claims of traffic and noise problems at Strawberry Hill House

Richmond ice rink organisers are facing opposition from residents concerned about the potential noise disruption and traffic congestion caused by the winter attraction.

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