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    Hopman Cup: Hobbling Serena ruled out of opening tie
    Jan04

    Hopman Cup: Hobbling Serena ruled out of opening tie

    "I'm disappointed to not take the court in Perth today," Williams said in a news release. World number one Serena Williams was ruled out of her opening match at the Hopman Cup mixed team event in Perth on Monday because of inflammation of the knee, organisers said.The 34-year-old was scheduled to play her first official match since...

    Kazakh-Ukrainian tennis duo advances in Australia
    Jan04

    Kazakh-Ukrainian tennis duo advances in Australia

    ASTANA. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstani Aleksandr Nedovyesov and his men’s doubles partner Denys Molchanov from Ukraine have advanced to the second round of the 2016 City of Onkaparinga ATP Challenger in Happy Valley, Australia this morning, Kazinform has learnt from the ATP’s official website. …read more Source:...

    A Minority Party Will Be Lifted Up In Nigeria – TB Joshua
    Jan04

    A Minority Party Will Be Lifted Up In Nigeria – TB Joshua

    After an eight month absence, Nigerian ‘Prophet’ T.B. Joshua returned to his Lagos-based church, The Synagogue, Church Of All Nations (SCOAN), on Sunday 3rd January 2016 with more prophetic revelations concerning Africa. Speaking on the Nigerian political scene, Joshua declared that a minority partywould soon rise to significance. “One of...

    Japan’s Abe wants summit talks with Putin over territorial dispute
    Jan04

    Japan’s Abe wants summit talks with Putin over territorial dispute

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says summit talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin are needed in order for Japan and Russia to settle a long-running territorial dispute. Tokyo and Moscow never reached a peace treaty following World War II due to conflicting claims over four Pacific islands close to Japan’s north coast, known as the...

    Free-visa policy not compromising security: Jokowi
    Jan04

    Free-visa policy not compromising security: Jokowi

    Foreign visitors wait at a visa-on-arrival payment counter at an airport. (Antara/Nyoman Budhiana)President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has said that the government’s free-visa policy, currently enjoyed by citizens of 174 countries, has not compromised the security or stability of the country. “I am not afraid of including more countries in the...

    Japan PM Abe approaches Russia for peace deal, anti-terrorism
    Jan04

    Japan PM Abe approaches Russia for peace deal, anti-terrorism

    TOKYO: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (pix) courted Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday, holding out the prospect for a summit as he renewed his call for progress on an elusive World War II peace treaty. The two countries have never officially struck a peace accord more than after 70 years after the end of the conflict amid a...

    How six words divided the EU and Israel
    Jan04

    How six words divided the EU and Israel

    Israel’s U.S. ambassador sent gift boxes for the 2015 holiday season containing wine, olive oil, body cream, and halva — and a defiant note calling out the European Union. The products came from what the international community considers to be occupied territories, and Ambassador Ron Dermer was determined to make a blunt point about the...

    Dutch to study citizen journalism probe into MH17 downing over Ukraine in 2014
    Jan04

    Dutch to study citizen journalism probe into MH17 downing over Ukraine in 2014

    Dutch prosecutors said Sunday they will “seriously study” claims by citizen journalists to have identified Russian soldiers implicated in the crash of Malaysia Airlines’ Flight MH17, shot down over eastern Ukraine in July 2014. The claims are made by a British-based group of “citizen investigative journalists” called Bellingcat, which...

    Stratfor’s Global Intelligence: Week of Jan. 4, 2016
    Jan04

    Stratfor’s Global Intelligence: Week of Jan. 4, 2016

    BISHKEK (TCA) — The Times of Central Asia presents to its readers Stratfor’s Global Intelligence, a weekly review of the most important events that happened in the world — from Europe to Middle East to Russia to Central Asia to Afghanistan to China and the Americas. The Week That WasLast week, Stratfor published its annual forecast, which...

    Putin signs decree on Ukrainian goods being sent to Kazakhstan must go via Belarus
    Jan04

    Putin signs decree on Ukrainian goods being sent to Kazakhstan must go via Belarus

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency