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Violence at Hong Kong protests turns ugly

HONG KONG - A number of protesters in Hong Kong have accidently caught fire after throwing petrol bombs and molotov ...

FBI indictment of Epstein did not extend to British prince accusations

WASHINGTON, DC - Charges leveled by the FBI against Jeffrey Epsten filed before his suicide did not extend to claims ...

Germany Offers Expert Group in Bid to End NATO Rift

BRUSSELS - Germany sought Wednesday to ease French worries about NATO by offering to set up a group of experts ...

JSE softer as inflation falls to lowest level in 8 years

The JSE retreated on Wednesday as global sentiment turned sour on the back of growing unrest in Hong Kong, as ...

Murray digs deep at Davis Cup to give Britain lead over Holland

Madrid - The Davis Cup has a new format but Andy Murray's old love of a comeback remains intact after ...

Hamilton responds to calls for knighthood

Cape Town - Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton says it is an honour to hear English fans call for his knighthood, but ...

Brexit 'damaging for Ireland': new central bank chief

Britain exiting the European Union is "damaging for Ireland", the country's new central bank chief said Wednesday in his first ...

New Acts Rule Grammys as Lizzo, Lil Nas, Eilish Lead in Nominations

NEW YORK - The Grammys are screaming "Cuz I Love You'' to Lizzo: The breakthrough singer-rapper scored a whopping eight ...

Gordhan says SAA may have no money for salaries this month

Minister of Public Enterprises Pravin Gordhan has warned that, while two unions at SAA are demanding salary increases for members, ...

Pakistani Opposition Calls Off Road Blockades

ISLAMABAD -- A radical Pakistani cleric and other opposition leaders have called on their supporters to stop blocking roads in ...

JUST IN: Gordhan says SAA may have no money for salaries this month

Minister of Public Enterprises Pravin Gordhan has warned that, while two unions at SAA are demanding salary increases for members, ...

Protests end 60-year run for Hong Kong Open

Hong Kong - Next week's Hong Kong Open, one of the biggest and oldest golf tournaments in Asia, was postponed ...

US Senate Approves Hong Kong Human Rights And Democracy Act

The U.S. Senate on Tuesday passed a bill which requires an annual review of Hong Kong's human rights situation and ...

Nadal fires as Spain beat Russia at Davis Cup

Madrid - Rafael Nadal instigated a Spanish comeback against Russia in the Davis Cup on Tuesday by capitalising on a ...

Kyrgios insists Australia can win Davis Cup after opening victory

Madrid - Nick Kyrgios has said he can beat anyone at the Davis Cup and is ready to lead Australia ...

British Lions goal soothes Coetzee's World Cup disappointment

Cape Town - Marcell Coetzee aims to put his double Rugby World Cup disappointment behind him by starring for the ...

Estonian President Sees Life in 'Brain-Dead' NATO

BRUSSELS - Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid defended NATO on Tuesday after French President Emmanuel Macron branded it "brain dead," saying ...

Backlash Over Prince Andrew Interview Sparks 'Palace Intrigue'

LONDON - Businesses and charities are starting to sever their ties with Britain's beleaguered Prince Andrew, also known as the ...

In science, it's better to be curious than correct

I'm a geneticist. I study the connection between information and biology - essentially what makes a fly a fly and ...

France edge to opening win over Japan in Davis Cup

Madrid - France survived an early scare in the Davis Cup on Tuesday as the tournament's top seeds had to ...

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Tottenham name Jose Mourinho's coaching staff

London [UK], Nov 20 (ANI): After the appointment of Jose Mourinho as the head coach, Tottenham on Wednesday announced the ...

Jose Mourinho's in-tray: Five key issues at Spurs

London - Jose Mourinho is back in the Premier League, replacing Mauricio Pochettino as manager of Tottenham.The Portuguese former Chelsea ...

Lille confirm 2 members of coaching staff to join Mourinho at Spurs

Lille - Portuguese duo Joao Sacramento and Nuno Santos are to leave their jobs as coaches at Lille in order ...

Mourinho meets Spurs squad after being named as new boss

London - Jose Mourinho was at Tottenham's training ground to meet his new squad following his appointment as Mauricio Pochettino's ...

I want India to play without fear: Igor Stimac

Muscat [Oman], Nov 20 (ANI): Indian football team's head coach Igor Stimac has said that he wants Blue Tigers to ...

FIFA puts SA broadcasters on alert for CAF TV rights

Cape Town - FIFA has put South African broadcasters on alert following confirmation of the opening of a tender process ...

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