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    Young Kazakh boxers win gold at Klitschko Brothers Youth Tournament
    Sep19

    Young Kazakh boxers win gold at Klitschko Brothers Youth Tournament

    ASTANA. KAZINFORM – Young Kazakhstani boxers have hauled two gold medals at the 18th Klitschko Brothers Youth Tournament in Berdychiv, Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    The Morning Vertical, September 19, 2016
    Sep19

    The Morning Vertical, September 19, 2016

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Bulgaria Ranks 60th as Rio Paralympics End
    Sep19

    Bulgaria Ranks 60th as Rio Paralympics End

    Bulgaria has the 60th best result in the Rio Paralympics, the final ranking shows. With one gold medal, won by Ruzhdi Ruzhdi in shot put F55 category, the country’s result is similar to that of Bahrain, Kuwait, and Georgia, each having scooped one gold medal. This has been the first gold medal for Bulgarian paralympic athletes since 2004.In...

    Eurovision host Kyiv to exclude blacklisted Russian singers
    Sep19

    Eurovision host Kyiv to exclude blacklisted Russian singers

    Ukraine’s capital Kyiv was chosen to host next year’s Eurovision song context, beating Odessa and Dnipro. Ukraine said it will bar Russian singers blacklisted for championing the separatist cause. David Stern reports. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Three Years of Global Sporting Events in Brazil End With the Paralympic Games
    Sep19

    Three Years of Global Sporting Events in Brazil End With the Paralympic Games

    (RIO DE JANEIRO) — After 1,192 days, Brazil’s run of hosting mega-sports events came to an end Sunday at the Paralympic Games. It began with soccer’s Confederations Cup in 2013, extended to the 2014 World Cup, ran through IOC President Thomas Bach’s goodbye speech last month at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, and finished with the...

    America’s relationships are on the line — no matter who wins
    Sep19

    America’s relationships are on the line — no matter who wins

    NEW YORK – All politics is geopolitical in this year’s presidential race — and top Democrats and Republicans fear that will reshape America’s relationships around the world no matter who wins.This week, the uncertain state of those relationships will be on full display in New York as the United Nations General Assembly gathers...

    Putin-backed party on course to win more than half of vote in parliament election
    Sep19

    Putin-backed party on course to win more than half of vote in parliament election

    The United Russia party backed by President Vladimir Putin has won 54.2 per cent of the vote in a parliamentary election, based on the 90 per cent of ballots counted by Monday morning, data from the election commission showed. The continued dominance of the lower house by United Russia, the party Putin founded and which is now run by his allies,...

    Vladimir Putin’s party scored a crushing win in the Russian parliament
    Sep19

    Vladimir Putin’s party scored a crushing win in the Russian parliament

    Thomson ReutersMoscow (AFP) – The ruling United Russia party has cruised to an easy victory in parliamentary polls that could pave the way for President Vladimir Putin to glide to a fourth term in 2018 elections, partial results showed. Sunday’s ballot for the 450-seat State Duma was smooth sailing for authorities desperate to avoid a...

    Russia Election: Pro-Vladimir Putin Party On Course for ‘Landmark’ Win
    Sep19

    Russia Election: Pro-Vladimir Putin Party On Course for ‘Landmark’ Win

    The ruling United Russia party is on track to win 343 of 450 seats in Russia’s lower house of parliament, the Central Election Commission said Monday. The Commission made its prediction with more than 93 percent of ballots counted, Ella Pamfilova, the head of the commission, told a news briefing. While the allies of Russian President...

    Rio Paralympics 2016 end with music and relief
    Sep19

    Rio Paralympics 2016 end with music and relief

    Rio said farewell to the 2016 Paralympics on Sunday in a closing ceremony showcasing Brazil’s passion for music and celebrating what many consider to have been a surprisingly successful Games. The famous Maracana football stadium was packed, with the Paralympians themselves seated across the field, as proceedings kicked off with fireworks....