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Colombia faces largest national strike in years

Bogota [Colombia], Nov 22 (ANI): Several thousands of Colombians took to streets on Thursday (local time) to protest against the ...

Canada reach Davis Cup semis after ousting Australia

Madrid - Canada became the first team to make the semi-finals of the new Davis Cup on Thursday as they ...

Britain sneak into Davis Cup quarters without Murray

Madrid - Great Britain rested Andy Murray and squeezed into the Davis Cup quarter-finals on Thursday after clinching an all-or-nothing ...

Prince Andrew: the playboy ex-pilot dogged by scandal

Prince Andrew is often referred to as Queen Elizabeth II's "favourite son" but his image as a playboy former war ...

UN Nuclear Watchdog Presses Iran for Answers on Uranium Traces

VIENNA - The U.N. nuclear watchdog's top inspector will travel to Tehran next week to press Iran to finally explain ...

Federer still can't put a date on retirement

Cape Town - Tennis fans are all wondering when Roger Federer will hang up his racket, but the Swiss legend ...

'Soft' Bok July roster may suit Rassie fine, thanks

Cape Town - Expect few quibbles, I believe, from Springbok master plotter Rassie Erasmus over the world champions' first stretch ...

Transgender Activists Honor 22 Slain Victims in US, 331 Worldwide

NEW YORK - Layleen Cubilette-Polanco had experienced some rough patches in her 27 years but had tried to change course, ...

Uber to Let Users Record Audio of Rides in Brazil, Mexico

NEW YORK - Uber will allow passengers and drivers in Brazil and Mexico to record audio of their rides as ...

Bolivia president says will call elections in coming hours

Bolivia's interim president Jeanine Anez said on Wednesday she will call elections in the coming hours, after deadly unrest following ...

Pick us, Prosus urges Just Eat shareholders

Prosus has appealed to food delivery group Just Eat to accept its offer and reject that of rival Takeaway.com, which ...

Over 140 new geoglyphs discovered in Peru

PanARMENIAN.Net - Over 140 new Nazca lines have been uncovered in the Peruvian desert, dating back around 2,100 years, The ...

Dakar Rally unveils tough Arabian desert route for 2020

Paris - Dakar Rally organisers on Wednesday unveiled the route for the controversial 2020 edition, a 12-day marathon through the ...

From Zimbabwe to Bolivia: what makes a military coup?

Evo Morales, president of Bolivia since 2006, resigned on November 10 following weeks of demonstrations triggered by a disputed election ...

Pumas wing Moyano joins Toulon

Paris - Argentina winger Ramiro Moyano has joined French side Toulon until the end of the season, the Top 14 ...

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 ...

Natural history on TV: how the ABC took Australian animals to the people

Most of us will never see a platypus or a lyrebird in the wild, but it's likely we've encountered them ...

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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New York governor cracks down on racism on Long Island

NEW YORK - Shocking reports of widespread discrimination on Long Island, New York are to be investigated by the state.New ...

Future wars could be fought by armies of robots

Major military powers are racing to embrace weapons that select and fire on targets without meaningful human control. This is ...

Israel & Palestine - the black hole of an era

What does peace and goodwill towards Palestine and Israel mean? Each year, at Christmas, the world takes a moment to ...

Prince Andrew left with no role in Palace

LONDON, UK - Britain's Prince Andrew has announced he will quit carrying out royal duties following the controversy over his ...

U.S. and international investors dump stocks

NEW YORK, New York - Global stock markets continued their retreat on Thursday. There was little enthusiasm for discussion on ...

United States isolated at meeting of UN Security Council

NEW YORK, New York - The U.S. remained isolated in the international community two days after declaring Israeli settlements legal.The ...

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