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    Salah ‘confident’ for WC despite shoulder injury
    May27

    Salah ‘confident’ for WC despite shoulder injury

    Egypt’s Mohamed Salah is “confident” of being fit for the World Cup despite suffering a shoulder injury in Liverpool’s Champions League final defeat against Real Madrid.Salah was forced off in tears during the first half of the 3-1 loss in Kiev on Saturday, sparking fears he wouldn’t make it to next month’s World Cup.The...

    Real toast Champions League win with mass celebration in Madrid
    May27

    Real toast Champions League win with mass celebration in Madrid

    Real Madrid celebrated their third consecutive Champions League title with an open-top bus parade through the Spanish capital on Sunday as thousands of supporters turned out to greet Zinedine Zidane’s history-making side. Madrid, who beat Liverpool 3-1 in Sunday’s final in Kiev to win a record-extending 13th European Cup, began their...

    Poland offers US up to $2 billion for permanent military base
    May27

    Poland offers US up to $2 billion for permanent military base

    Poland wants a permanent U.S. military presence — and is willing to pony up as much as $2 billion to get it, according to a defense ministry proposal obtained by Polish news portal Onet. The Polish offer reflects a long-standing desire in Warsaw to build closer security relations with the U.S. and put American boots on the ground. The push dates...

    Egypt forward Mohamed Salah ‘confident’ of being fit for World Cup
    May27

    Egypt forward Mohamed Salah ‘confident’ of being fit for World Cup

    Egypt forward Mohamed Salah said he is ‘confident’ of being fit to play at the World Cup despite sustaining a shoulder injury in Liverpool’s Champions League final defeat to Real Madrid. Salah’s final ended prematurely in Kiev on Sunday after a first-half challenge from Real captain Sergio Ramos led to the 25-year-old...

    Dimitrov downs mystery man at French Open, Venus, Kyrgios out
    May27

    Dimitrov downs mystery man at French Open, Venus, Kyrgios out

    PARIS: Fourth seed Grigor Dimitrov reached the French Open second round on Sunday, even if he wasn’t exactly sure who he was facing, while Venus Williams was defeated and Australian firebrand Nick Kyrgios limped out. Dimitrov had been drawn to face experienced Viktor Troicki in the tournament opener on Philippe Chatrier Court. However, just...

    Champions League: Real Madrid parade trophy as ecstatic fans flood streets of Spanish capital
    May27

    Champions League: Real Madrid parade trophy as ecstatic fans flood streets of Spanish capital

    Tens of thousands of ecstatic fans lined the streets of the Spanish capital to greet Real Madrid’s players as they returned home Sunday after winning their third Champions League title in a row in Kiev. The post Champions League: Real Madrid parade trophy as ecstatic fans flood streets of Spanish capital appeared first on Firstpost....

    World: FBI’s urgent request: Reboot your router to stop Russia-linked malware
    May27

    World: FBI’s urgent request: Reboot your router to stop Russia-linked malware

    Hoping to thwart a sophisticated malware system linked to Russia that has infected hundreds of thousands of internet routers, the FBI has made an urgent request to anybody with one of the devices: The malware is capable of blocking web traffic, collecting information that passes through home and office routers and disabling the devices entirely,...

    Ukraine Charges Moscow Has Brought Up To 1 Million Russians Into Crimea
    May27

    Ukraine Charges Moscow Has Brought Up To 1 Million Russians Into Crimea

    Russia has relocated up to 1 million people to the annexed Ukrainian region of Crimea, according to Mustafa Dzhemilev, the long-time leader of the Crimean Tatars and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko’s envoy for Crimean Tatar affairs. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    French Open: Defending champ Jelena Ostapenko is biggest upset of round one at Roland Garros
    May27

    French Open: Defending champ Jelena Ostapenko is biggest upset of round one at Roland Garros

    Jelena Ostapenko became only the sixth female Grand Slam champion to lose in the opening round of their title defence on Sunday when she lost to Kateryna Kozlova at the French Open. The world number five never looked at ease on the Roland Garros main show court, slumping to a 7-5 6-3 defeat to a Ukrainian opponent who had won both the...

    Crypto currency stunt on Everest linked to Sherpa death
    May27

    Crypto currency stunt on Everest linked to Sherpa death

    In this photo taken on May 17, mountaineers make their way to the summit of Mount Everest, as they ascend on the south face from Nepal. — AFP photo KATHMANDU: A promotional stunt by an Irish tech company to bury US$100,000 worth of a new cryptocurrency at Everest’s summit has been linked to the death of a Sherpa guide, the company said...