Sat, 18 Jan 2020

Russia Touts Arms Across Southeast Asia

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - Russia is rapidly expanding foreign arms deals worldwide, with Deputy Defense Minister Alexander Fomin confirming to the ...

Osaka vows to block out negatives after 'toughest year'

Melbourne - Defending Australian Open champion Naomi Osaka said on Saturday that 2019 was the "toughest year of my life" ...

Even indoors, Tsitsipas 'coughed a lot' in toxic Melbourne air

Melbourne - Stefanos Tsitsipas said he was left coughing and had trouble breathing even after practising indoors at the Australian ...

Federer blasts lack of communication on Australian Open smog

Melbourne - Roger Federer demanded better communication about air quality at the Australian Open on Saturday after smoke from bushfires ...

Federer has 'low expectations' at Australian Open

Melbourne - Roger Federer might have won 20 Grand Slams and six Australian Open titles, but the Swiss great on ...

China Targets Foreign Nationals of Uighur Origin

WASHINGTON - Chinese authorities are continuing to detain foreign nationals of Uighur descent, which experts charge is part of an ...

Sania Mirza wins Hobart International tournament

Hobart [Australia], Jan 18 (ANI): Sania Mirza staged a winning comeback on the tennis court as she along with her ...

'No regrets' as Wozniacki embarks on swansong at Australian Open

Melbourne - Caroline Wozniacki said on Saturday that she has no regrets and it is "the right time" to walk ...

Australian Open sets air pollution limit after bushfire smoke anger

Melbourne - Australian Open organisers on Saturday introduced a scaled air quality rating to determine when play can be suspended ...

No 'lucky shower' as Medvedev looks to clean up at Australian Open

Melbourne - World No 4 Daniil Medvedev on Saturday said he wouldn't be relying on a "lucky shower" to bring ...

Thunberg's message to Davos: 'You have not seen the last of us'

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg and a crowd of some 10 000 protesters marched in the Swiss city of Lausanne ...

On this day, AB de Villiers registered fastest century in ODIs

New Delhi [India], Jan 18 (ANI): It was on January 18, 2015, that South Africa batsman AB de Villiers registered ...

Perth Scorchers sign Morne Morkel for ongoing BBL season

Perth [Australia], Jan 18 (ANI): Perth Scorchers on Saturday confirmed the signing of former South Africa pacer Morne Morkel for ...

England announce squad for ICC Women's T20 World Cup

London [UK], Jan 18 (ANI): England Cricket Board on Friday announced their 15-member squad for the ICC Women's T20 World ...

Fowler, Scheffler share American Express lead

Rickie Fowler and Scottie Scheffler each carded an 8-under-par 64 on Friday at PGA West's Jack Nicklaus Tournament Course, and ...

Vietnamese Bank Freezes Accounts of Dong Tam Activists, Supporters

Vietnamese authorities ordered a local bank Friday to freeze several accounts of people involved in deadly protests Jan. 9 over ...

One-armed Canadian amateur golfer hits ace at PGA event

Los Angeles - One-armed Canadian amateur golfer Laurent Hurtubise made a stunning hole-in-one at the PGA American Express tournament, acing ...

Tooth decay in children - is it time to put the needle and drill away?

Nearly half of all British adults and just over one in five Australian adults fear the dentist. Research shows that ...

Lawrence leads into weekend of Eye of Africa PGA Championship

Johannesburg - Thriston Lawrence heads into the weekend of the Eye of Africa PGA Championship with a two-stroke lead and ...

Rublev to take on SA's Harris, Barty sets up Adelaide final

Adelaide - World No 1 Ashleigh Barty will warm up for the Australian Open with a final at the Adelaide ...

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Ken Starr who spent years targeting Clinton, joins Trump defense team

WASHINGTON, DC - High profile lawyers Alan Dershowitz and Ken Starr have been brought in to work with the legal ...

Children bearing the brunt of Libya's long-standing civil war

BERLIN, Germany - Warring factions engaged in the Libyan conflict and UN-Secretary General Antonio Guterres will take part in a ...

Jailed U.S. citizen who demonstrated against Egyptian coup is dead

CAIRO, Egypt - The death this week of Mustafa Kassem, an Egyptian-American imprisoned in Egypt after an unfair trial, underscores ...

How dealer and player swindled Maryland casino

BALTIMORE, Maryland - After just a few hours of playing baccarat at a Maryland casino in September 2017, Chenguang Ni ...

Lower expenses and low debt highlights of New Zealand financial report

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - The New Zealand government's books are in good shape with the accounts in surplus and expenses ...

U.S. government report concludes White House violated law

WASHINGTON, DC - On the eve of U.S. President Donald Trump's impeachment trial a damning new government watchdog report has ...

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