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    Joshua’s mind on Fury despite Klitschko fight
    Apr20

    Joshua’s mind on Fury despite Klitschko fight

    Anthony Joshua is just days away from a world heavyweight title fight with Wladimir Klitschko in front of the largest British boxing crowd for nearly 80 years but the Briton says he would rather be facing former champion Tyson Fury.Fury beat Klitschko in 2015, handing the Ukrainian his first loss in 11 years, to become the IBO, WBA, IBF and WBO...

    Relentless Monaco dream on after reaching semis
    Apr20

    Relentless Monaco dream on after reaching semis

    A brilliant Monaco side that has taken Europe by storm will not relent in their bid for glory after beating Borussia Dortmund to reach the Champions League semi-finals, promised coach Leonardo Jardim.The team from the Mediterranean principality were too good for their German opponents in Wednesday’s quarter-final second leg, winning 3-1 at...

    Cargo ship with 12 crew sinks in Black Sea
    Apr19

    Cargo ship with 12 crew sinks in Black Sea

    A cargo vessel with 12 crew members aboard sank on Wednesday morning off Russia’s Black Sea coast, authorities said as they searched for some of the seamen who are still missing. The cargo ship — which was transporting grain from Russia’s southern Rostov region to Turkey — went missing from radars in the Kerch Strait,...

    Pope urges end to Syria ‘horror’ at Easter mass
    Apr16

    Pope urges end to Syria ‘horror’ at Easter mass

    Pope Francis urged yesterday an end to “horror and death” in Syria and implored God to bring peace to the Middle East as he delivered the traditional Easter Day mass in Rome.The Easter mass, the highlight of the Christian calendar began under a cloudy sky where worshippers had gathered since the early hours to gain access amid tight...

    The second Year of Europe
    Apr15

    The second Year of Europe

    More than four decades ago, US National Security Adviser Henry Kissinger declared 1973 to be “The Year of Europe.” His aim was to highlight the need to modernise the Atlantic relationship and, more specifically, the need for America’s European allies to do more with the United States in the Middle East and against the Soviet Union in...

    Kremlin raps Eurovision for dropping Russia this year
    Apr14

    Kremlin raps Eurovision for dropping Russia this year

    Moscow has denounced the decision by Eurovision Song Contest organisers to drop Russia from this year’s contest, following a row with hosts Ukraine.Russia’s state-run Channel One said yesterday that it would not broadcast the event, after rejecting proposals for contestant Yulia Samoilova to take part via video link or be replaced,...

    Trump steps into Putin’s Syrian backyard
    Apr14

    Trump steps into Putin’s Syrian backyard

    Last week’s chemical attack on the rebel-held Syrian city of Khan Sheikhoun compelled US President Donald Trump to strike for the first time at Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s forces.With the bombing of an air base in western Syria, the Trump administration stepped into a gaping power vacuum in the Middle East.But what, if...

    Hopes fade for those trapped in Ukraine war
    Apr13

    Hopes fade for those trapped in Ukraine war

    After three years of war, Irina and her husband Arkady have all but lost hope of ever seeing the day the big guns fall silent and Ukraine becomes whole again. The middle-aged couple live in the shelled-out northern outskirts of the Russian-backed separatist rebels’ de-facto capital city of Donetsk in the eastern industrial heartland of the...

    Bloodied Ukraine marks three years of separatist war
    Apr13

    Bloodied Ukraine marks three years of separatist war

    More than 10,000 people have died in Europe’s only war zone in that time …read more Source: Gulf...

    US, Russia still far apart as Syria haunts talks
    Apr13

    US, Russia still far apart as Syria haunts talks

    Russia’s President Vladimir Putin hosted US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson at the Kremlin yesterday but the rival powers failed to bridge a deep gap of trust. In the wake of the meeting Russia then vetoed a US-backed resolution at the UN demanding the Syrian government co-operate with an investigation of a suspected chemical attack that...

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