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All hail the 'new queen' - Australia heaps praise on No 1 Barty

Sydney - Australia hailed "humble and inspirational" Ashley Barty as the new queen of tennis on Monday after she joined ...


Ashleigh Barty: From quitting tennis to world No 1

Paris - Newly-crowned world No 1 Ashleigh Barty could never have imagined winning a Grand Slam title and rising to ...


Australia's Terrifying 'Watch Houses'

Pinned down, stripped naked, locked in a padded cell, and yelling continuously for help - that's how an Indigenous boy ...


Robbie Fowler's Brisbane Roar sign Tom Aldred, Aaron Amadi-Holloway & Macaulay Gillesphey

Robbie Fowler's Brisbane Roar sign Shrewsbury striker Aaron Amadi-Holloway, Bury defender Tom Aldred and Carlisle's Macaulay Gillesphey. ...


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Australia keeping opponent in mind while picking their playing XI

Melbourne [Australia], June 26 (ANI): Australia assistant coach Ricky Ponting revealed his side's game plan as he said that they ...

CWC'19: Twitter lauds Shaheen Shah Afridi's bowling spell

New Delhi [India], Jun 26 (ANI): In the ongoing match between New Zealand and Pakistan in the ICC Men's Cricket ...

McEnroe: Time is running out for Serena

Cape Town - Time is running out for Serena Williams to notch up a record equaling 24th Grand Slam, according ...

IOC reforms Olympic host city race

Lausanne - The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Wednesday adopted a host of reforms to streamline the troubled process of ...

Match against India very important for us, says Chris Gayle

Manchester [UK], Jun 26 (ANI): As West Indies and India get ready to lock horns in the ICC Men's Cricket ...

Media chiefs unite on press freedom, but will it result in any action?

In a rare show of unity, the heads of Australia's biggest news organisations - the ABC, Nine and News Corp ...

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Asian markets remain soft Wednesday

SYDNEY, Australia - Markets were calm but soft in Asia on Wednesday with all the major bourses losing ground, albeit ...

Crown Prince Salman in Seoul for meetings on trade

SEOUL, South Korea - The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, Mohammed bin Salman, also known as MBS, began his trip ...

U.S. stocks slip as White House and Fed argue over interest rates

NEW YORK, New York - U.S.stocks were weaker on Tuesday as the direction of interest rates took center-stage. The White ...

IMF lauds U.S. unemployment, at levels not seen since late 1960s

WASHINGTON DC - The U.S. economy is in the longest expansion in recorded history, says the latest assessment by the ...

Global medical devices manufacturer in major Irish expansion

CO. GALWAY, Ireland - Boston Scientific has invested 60 million euro to expand its operations in Ireland.The first phase of ...

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United Nations peacekeepers to pull out of Haiti in October

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - UN peacekeepers in Haiti will end their mission later this year and leave the country.In their place, ...


Fur farming in Ireland to be phased out

DUBLIN, Ireland - The Irish government on Tuesday made a decision to ban fur farming in the country.Ireland will join ...


Crown Prince Salman in Seoul for meetings on trade

SEOUL, South Korea - The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, Mohammed bin Salman, also known as MBS, began his trip ...


Moscow backs Tehran on drone claims

JERUSALEM, Israel - Russia has taken issue with U.S. claims that the drone last week shot down by Iranian forces ...


Key nations say developments in Gulf risk miscalculation and conflict

NEW YORK, New York - France, Germany and the UK say they are gravely concerned by the increased tensions in ...


Mid-air collision of 2 Eurofighter planes north of Berlin

BERLIN, Germany - Two Eurofighter jets attached to the German Airforce were involved in a mid-air collision on Monday over ...


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