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    French authorities on high alert ahead of Euro 2016
    Mar23

    French authorities on high alert ahead of Euro 2016

    PARIS: With Europe on high alert, French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said on Tuesday that the deadly explosions in Brussels are a reminder that a “very high security level” will be required during this year’s European Championship in France. Speaking hours after three explosions killed dozens in the Belgian capital, Cazeneuve said...

    Russian judge reads verdict in trial of Ukrainian pilot
    Mar22

    Russian judge reads verdict in trial of Ukrainian pilot

    DONETSK: A Ukrainian pilot who is charged with complicity to murder in the deaths of two Russian journalists in war-torn eastern Ukraine has arrived to court in southwestern Russia where the verdict in her trial is to continue. Nadezhda Savchenko served in a volunteer battalion against Russia-backed rebels and was captured by separatist rebels in...

    Russian judge says Ukrainian pilot Savchenko killed reporters
    Mar21

    Russian judge says Ukrainian pilot Savchenko killed reporters

    Former Ukrainian army pilot Nadezhda Savchenko looks out from a glass-walled cage during a verdict hearing at a court in the southern border town of Donetsk in Rostov region, Russia, on Monday, March 21, 2016. Photo: Reuters Donetsk, March 21 A Russian judge today said Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko was complicit in the killing of two Russian...

    Sebastian Coe insists track not in ‘terminal decline’
    Mar21

    Sebastian Coe insists track not in ‘terminal decline’

    International Association of Athletics Federations President Sebastian Coe speaks during the opening ceremonies of the World Indoor Athletics Championships, Thursday, March 17, 2016, in Portland, Ore. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson) PORTLAND: Sebastian Coe knows the next big track star is out there. The next enticing performance-enhancing drug?...

    Russian court: Ukrainian pilot Savchenko guilty of killing reporters
    Mar21

    Russian court: Ukrainian pilot Savchenko guilty of killing reporters

    Former Ukrainian army pilot Nadezhda Savchenko looks out from a glass-walled cage as she attends a court hearing in the southern border town of Donetsk in Rostov region, Russia, March 9, 2016. REUTERS DONETSK: A Russian court on Monday found Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko guilty of complicity in the killing of two Russian journalists, a...

    Ukrainian pilot Savchenko guilty of killing reporters
    Mar21

    Ukrainian pilot Savchenko guilty of killing reporters

    MOSCOW: A Russian court on Monday found Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko guilty of complicity in the killing of two Russian journalists, Russian news agencies reported. Prosecutors had earlier asked the court to sentence Savchenko, whose case is a major source of tension between Russia and Ukraine, to 23 years in prison. The 34-year-old is...

    Leverkusen’s Tah gets Germany nod for friendlies
    Mar18

    Leverkusen’s Tah gets Germany nod for friendlies

    BERLIN: Bayer Leverkusen centre back Jonathan Tah received his first Germany call-up on Friday for their friendly internationals against England and Italy this month. The 20-year-old central defender, who has been in fine form in his first season at Leverkusen, got the nod after injured defenders Jerome Boateng and Benedikt Hoewedes were ruled...

    City ignore injuries to secure Champions League first
    Mar16

    City ignore injuries to secure Champions League first

    Manchester City’s Joe Hart acknowledges the fans after the gameReuters MANCHESTER: Celebration was tinged with disappointment for Manchester City who eased into the Champions League quarter-finals for the first time on Tuesday but lost Vincent Kompany to injury in a 0-0 draw with Dynamo Kiev. Captain Kompany limped off after five minutes...

    Man City expect injured Kompany to be out for a month
    Mar16

    Man City expect injured Kompany to be out for a month

    Manchester City’s Vincent Kompany receives treatment after sustaining an injuryReuters MANCHESTER: Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany is likely to be sidelined for about a month after suffering a recurrence of a calf problem on Tuesday as his side qualified for the Champions League quarter-finals. Kompany was forced off in the fifth...

    Seat at geopolitical top table allowed Putin to scale back in Syria
    Mar16

    Seat at geopolitical top table allowed Putin to scale back in Syria

    Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks during the Interior Ministry Board meeting in Moscow, Russia, March 15, 2016. REUTERS MOSCOW: Vladimir Putin cited Russian military success in Syria as his reason for scaling back his forces there. But his belief that the intervention delivered him a seat at the top table of world affairs is more likely to...

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