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Section: Gulf News (United Arab Emirates)

    Russian, Ukrainian sailors freed in Nigeria
    Mar06

    Russian, Ukrainian sailors freed in Nigeria

    Sailors were taken hostage on February 5 after their cargo vessel was attacked by sea pirates off the coast of the volatile Niger delta region …read more Source: Gulf...

    Muir at the double at Euro indoors
    Mar05

    Muir at the double at Euro indoors

    British runner Laura Muir confirmed her outstanding form this season by clinching 3,000m gold yesterday for a middle-distance double at the European Indoor Championships in Belgrade. Muir, who has already set three European records this year, dominated the race, clocking a championship record of 8min 35.68sec. “I didn’t know what my legs...

    American Querrey shocks Nadal to lift Acapulco title
    Mar05

    American Querrey shocks Nadal to lift Acapulco title

    Unseeded American Sam Querrey stunned second-seeded Rafael Nadal 6-3, 7-6 (7/3) on Saturday to win the ATP Mexico Open and end the Spaniard’s run of perfection in Acapulco. Querrey, ranked 40th in the world, fired 19 aces, backed up by powerful, precise groundstrokes, en route to his first career victory over Nadal in five meetings. The...

    Tillerson snubs launch of own human rights report
    Mar04

    Tillerson snubs launch of own human rights report

    US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson came under attack for failing to appear in public to launch his own department’s annual human rights report. President Donald Trump’s chief diplomat, who has all but dropped from public view since taking office a month ago, penned a brief preface to the survey of the rights record of 199 countries....

    Nadal roars into ATP showdown with Querrey
    Mar04

    Nadal roars into ATP showdown with Querrey

    Two-time champion Rafael Nadal raced past third-seeded Marin Cilic 6-1, 6-2 to reach the ATP Mexico Open final, where his perfect Acapulco record will be put to the Test by Sam Querrey. Querrey ousted Nick Kyrgios 3-6, 6-1, 7-5 to bring the sixth-seeded Australian’s giant-killing run to a halt a day after Kyrgios stunned world number two...

    Gazprom eyeing new gas supply deal with China
    Mar03

    Gazprom eyeing new gas supply deal with China

    Gazprom deputy head Alexander Medvedev is taking solace in old sayings by the founding father of the People’s Republic of China as the natural gas giant pushes ahead with a plan to become its biggest supplier. “Do you know this Chinese saying ‘Hard work for three years, happiness for 10,000′?” Medvedev said in an interview, referring...

    Ukraine tax chief falls ill as police close in over $75m graft
    Mar03

    Ukraine tax chief falls ill as police close in over $75m graft

    38-year-old Nasirov helped exiled lawmaker deprive the state of $75m …read more Source: Gulf...

    Sessions under pressure over Russian meetings
    Mar02

    Sessions under pressure over Russian meetings

    Several congressional Republicans called on Attorney General Jeff Sessions to recuse himself from investigations into alleged Russian meddling in the US presidential election after it emerged that he met last year with Russia’s ambassador but did not disclose the contacts in Senate testimony.The revelation about Sessions, Republican...

    Russia seen dominating European gas market for two more decades
    Mar02

    Russia seen dominating European gas market for two more decades

    Europe has wanted to wean itself from Russian natural gas ever since supplies from its eastern neighbour dropped during freezing weather in 2009. Almost a decade later, the region has never been more dependent.Gazprom, Russia’s state-run export monopoly, shipped a record amount of gas to the European Union last year and accounts for about...

    Djoko through in Mexico on return
    Mar01

    Djoko through in Mexico on return

    Former world number one Novak Djokovic was made to work hard before finishing strongly to defeat Martin Klizan in straight sets on his return to competition at the ATP Acapulco event on Tuesday. Djokovic has not played since his shock second round exit at the Australian Open in January, and showed signs of ring-rustiness before defeating Klizan...

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