Iraq win Gulf Cup, Ronaldo v Messi goal-fest, PM Rishi Sunak apologises — Trending

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On today's episode, Iraq's national football team beat Oman to win their fourth Gulf Cup title in a thrilling final at Basra International Stadium.

Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi both scored as Paris Saint-Germain earned a 5-4 win over the Saudi all-stars at the King Fahd Stadium in Riyadh.

Netflix co-chief executive Reed Hastings is stepping down, with his announcement coming as the streaming platform announced a jump in subscribers at the end of last year.

British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak apologises after he removed his seat belt to film a social media video in the back of a moving car to promote his levelling-up funding plan.

Updated: January 20, 2023, 5:11 AM