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    Chelsea crush weakened Manchester City 5-1 in FA Cup
    Feb22

    Chelsea crush weakened Manchester City 5-1 in FA Cup

    Chelsea exploited Manchester City’s decision to field a weakened team by romping to a 5-1 win in the FA Cup fifth round on Sunday as they joined London rivals West Ham United and Crystal Palace in the quarter-finals. Second-half goals by Willian, Gary Cahill, Eden Hazard and Bertrand Traore, after the teams went into the break level at 1-1,...

    Turkey’s increasingly desperate predicament poses real dangers
    Feb22

    Turkey’s increasingly desperate predicament poses real dangers

    ISTANBUL — Turkey is confronting what amounts to a strategic nightmare as bombs explode in its cities, its enemies encroach on its borders and its allies seemingly snub its demands. As recently as four years ago, Turkey appeared poised to become one of the biggest winners of the Arab Spring, an ascendant power hailed by the West as a model and...

    Football: Five-goal Chelsea punish Pellegrini’s selection gamble
    Feb22

    Football: Five-goal Chelsea punish Pellegrini’s selection gamble

    LONDON (AFP) – Chelsea punished Manuel Pellegrinis controversial decision to field a remarkably inexperienced team as Eden Hazard inspired a 5-1 demolition of Manchester City in the FA Cup fifth round on Sunday.With City due to make the long flight to the Ukraine on Monday ahead of their Champions League last 16 first leg tie at Dynamo Kiev...

    Tennis: Djokovic refreshed and ready to go in Dubai
    Feb22

    Tennis: Djokovic refreshed and ready to go in Dubai

    DUBAI (AFP) – Confident Novak Djokovic on Sunday was counting down to his start at the Dubai Tennis Championships confident of maintaining the devastating form which has left him as the dominating force in tennis for the past year.The world number one will begin at the Aviation Club in the first round against Spains Tommy Robredo, and the...

    Ukraine picks ethnic Crimean to sing in Eurovision, with pop song about horrors of Stalin
    Feb22

    Ukraine picks ethnic Crimean to sing in Eurovision, with pop song about horrors of Stalin

    Ukrainians have chosen a Crimean Tatar singer and her song about the mass deportation of Tatars under Josef Stalin as the country’s entry for this year’s Eurovision song contest. …read more Source: South China Morning...

    Ukraine’s Eurovision entry takes aim at Russian oppression
    Feb22

    Ukraine’s Eurovision entry takes aim at Russian oppression

    Ukrainians have chosen a Crimean Tatar singer and her song 1944, about the mass deportation of Tatars under Josef Stalin, to represent the nationUkrainians have chosen a Crimean Tatar singer and her song about the mass deportation of Tatars under Josef Stalin as the country’s entry for this year’s Eurovision song contest.Susana...

    US dominates arms trade as Asia, Mid-East boost imports
    Feb22

    US dominates arms trade as Asia, Mid-East boost imports

    STOCKHOLM: The global transfer of major arms has risen in recent years, with the United States increasing its dominance of the trade while the flow of weaponry to Africa, Asia and the Middle East has increased, a new study published Monday showed. According to the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) report, the volume of...

    Pellegrini defends team selection after Chelsea rout
    Feb22

    Pellegrini defends team selection after Chelsea rout

    Pellegrini claimed Manchester City’s youngsters impressed for 45 minutes Manuel Pellegrini remained defiant over his experimental team selection after Manchester City were thrashed 5-1 in the FA Cup fifth round at Chelsea. Pellegrini pledged to play with a young team when the Stamford Bridge clash was moved to a Sunday kick-off for...

    Ukraine Picks Crimean Tatar for Eurovision
    Feb22

    Ukraine Picks Crimean Tatar for Eurovision

    Ukrainians have chosen a Crimean Tatar singer and her song about the mass deportation of Tatars under Josef Stalin as the country’s entry for this year’s Eurovision song contest.Susana Jamaladinova, who performs under the stage name Jamala, was chosen Sunday night by the… …read more Source:...

    Remember the war in eastern Ukraine? It’s back
    Feb22

    Remember the war in eastern Ukraine? It’s back

    Though overshadowed by the war in Syria, fighting in eastern Ukraine has picked up sharply in recent weeks, residents along the front line, commanders and European monitors say. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...