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    Immobile strike rescues Italy as Spain cruise
    Oct10

    Immobile strike rescues Italy as Spain cruise

    Lazio striker Ciro Immobile grabbed an injury-time winner as four-time champions Italy snatched a 3-2 comeback win at Macedonia on Sunday, narrowly avoiding a World Cup qualifying embarrassment. Italy, who had needed a late penalty to salvage a point against Group G rivals Spain on Thursday, were staring at a shock defeat in Skopje against a...

    Wales hopes hit Georgia hurdle
    Oct10

    Wales hopes hit Georgia hurdle

    Euro 2016 semi-finalists Wales were held to a disappointing 1-1 draw by Georgia in Cardiff yesterday as their push to reach a first World Cup since 1958 hit a roadblock. The draw followed a 2-2 stalemate against Austria four days ago as Chris Coleman’s side were left to regret not making the most of a host of chances in the first half. Real...

    Dominant Hosszu picks up five more victories
    Oct10

    Dominant Hosszu picks up five more victories

    Katinka Hosszu is a prime example of what an athlete can achieve if one pushes the limit. It’s amazing how the Hungarian competes in a bunch of events, but it’s even more astonishing when she clinches medals in every single one of them. After winning four gold and two silver medals on Day One of the FINA World Cup Series in Doha, the...

    Dutch city celebrates return of stolen art
    Oct08

    Dutch city celebrates return of stolen art

    The Dutch city of Hoorn erupted with joy yesterday as it welcomed back five masterpieces recovered from a criminal gang in Ukraine after being snatched from the town’s museum in 2005.“After 4,320 days … yes we counted the days … they are back!” an emotional museum director Ad Geerdink told hundreds of citizens who gathered at...

    Italy fight back to hold Spain, Wales denied in Austria
    Oct07

    Italy fight back to hold Spain, Wales denied in Austria

    Daniele De Rossi’s late penalty rescued a point for Italy against Spain in a heavyweight World Cup qualifier on Thursday, as Wales played out an entertaining draw in Austria. Spain dominated possession against the Italians in Turin and looked set to come away with a precious victory when Vitolo pounced on an uncharacteristic error by...

    EU sets import duties on cheap Chinese steel
    Oct07

    EU sets import duties on cheap Chinese steel

    The European Union has set provisional import duties on two types of steel coming into the bloc from China to counter what it says are unfairly low prices, in a move likely to anger Beijing. The duties are the latest in a line of trade defences set up against Chinese steel imports over the past two years to counter what EU steel producers say is...

    Murray storms into quarters, Kvitova sees off Muguruza
    Oct05

    Murray storms into quarters, Kvitova sees off Muguruza

    Andy Murray stormed into the China Open quarter-finals with a 6-2, 6-1 victory over Andrey Kuznetsov yesterday, as on the outer courts the tournament’s younger players appeared in control. The 49th-ranked Russian broke Murray’s serve in the first game, battling through four deuces to take the first point of the match. The world number...

    US mulls ‘diplomatic and military’ options for Syria
    Oct05

    US mulls ‘diplomatic and military’ options for Syria

    US agencies are considering “diplomatic, military, intelligence and economic options” to deal with the crisis in Syria, an official said yesterday, while stressing the need for a “political resolution.” Top US security and foreign policy chiefs are to meet today to review their options to present to US President Barack Obama, after abandoning...

    Russia oil output jumps 4% in September to a new record
    Oct02

    Russia oil output jumps 4% in September to a new record

    Russian oil output jumped by almost 4% in September from the previous month to 11.11mn barrels per day (mbp), a new post-Soviet record-high, as companies ramped up drilling amid improved oil prices, Energy Ministry data showed yesterday. The oil output rose amid the talks between the leading global producers, including Russia, to curb production...

    MH17 crash suspects to be confirmed by 2017: Australia
    Oct02

    MH17 crash suspects to be confirmed by 2017: Australia

    The names of people being investigated for playing “an active role” in the downing of flight MH17 will be confirmed by early 2017, Australia’s foreign minister said on Sunday as she raised the prospect of a Lockerbie-style prosecution. Australia is part of the Dutch-led criminal inquiry into the crash of the Malaysia Airlines...

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