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Sharapova Rags-To-Riches Journey Resumes In Stuttgart

From the shadow of Chernobyl's nuclear wasteland to international super-stardom and from penniless arrival in the United States, without a word of English, to...

Trump Asks French UN Envoy About Elections

US President Donald Trump on Monday asked France's envoy to the United Nations about the French presidential elections following a first round of voting...

RFI Journalist Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison By Cameroon Military Court

The Cameroon-based correspondent of Radio France Internationale (RFI), FRANCE 24's sister radio station, has been sentenced to 10 years in prison by a court...

Huge Robbery Sparks Gun Battles In Paraguay and Brazil

Brazilian police near the border with Paraguay have exchanged gunfire with members of a gang who carried out what Paraguayan officials are calling the...

US Embassy ‘promotes Trump’s Florida Resort’

Democrats have criticised a blog post on the website of the US embassy in London about President Donald Trump's luxury Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. The...

Elton John Suffered ‘deadly Bacterial Infection’ On Tour

The star has praised his fans and his medical team "for their excellence" in looking after him Sir Elton John suffered a "potentially deadly" bacterial...

White House Calls Senate To Briefing

In an unusual move, the entire US Senate is being called to the White House for a briefing on North Korea. Washington has become increasingly...

Newcastle Back In Premier League After Thumping Win

Newcastle United secured an immediate return to the Premier League with a convincing home victory over Preston. Christian Atsu put the Magpies 2-1 up at...

Trump’s Grand Plans Collide With 100-Day Mark

President Donald Trump lives for superlatives, he wants the biggest, the best, the greatest. So it's no surprise he's already fuming about uncomplimentary reviews...

Le Pen ‘steps Aside’ As Party Leader

Presidential candidate Marine Le Pen has announced that she will step down as leader of her FN Far-right French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen has...

Obama At Chicago Youth Event

Former US President Barack Obama could not help a rueful smile when a panellist in Chicago told him he was in eighth grade, about...

FA Cup Win Over Tottenham Will Not Benefit Chelsea In Title Race

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte does not think the 4-2 FA Cup semi-final win over Tottenham will be an advantage in the race for the...

Growth In Middle Class Drives Private Education Boom On Continent

Private universities and schools are mushrooming across Africa Private universities and schools are mushrooming across Africa, as parents increasingly seek a quality education for their...

Toy-Maker Hasbro Revenues Boosted By Monopoly Sales

Toy-maker Hasbro said revenues in the first quarter increased 2%, prompting a surge in share value on Monday. The US firm, which owns brands such...

South Sudan Accused of Abducting Rivals In Nairobi

Human Rights Watch says it is concerned about two South Sudanese men, an activist and a rebel official, who disappeared in the Kenyan capital...

Al-Qaeda’s Zawahiri Calls For ‘guerrilla War’ In Syria

Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri has called on the armed Syrian opposition to wage guerrilla warfare against the government of Bashar al-Assad and its allies. In...

Suspected Maoist Rebels Kill 24 Troops In Chhattisgarh

Suspected Maoist rebels have killed at least 24 paramilitary soldiers on Monday in a remote part of central India, a police official said, the...

Macron Backed By Mainstream Parties To Shut Out Le Pen

Macron backed by mainstream parties to shut out Le Pen The presence of EU flags at Mr Macron's rally was not lost on supporters and...

Let’s Play Manchester Derby Without Ref

Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure would prefer to play "without a referee" in Thursday's derby with Manchester United after criticising the standard of officiating...

Could Rihanna-Lupita Film Happen?

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Emir of Kano ‘investigated For Corruption’

The emir (C) clashed with the government when he headed the central bank One of Nigeria's most powerful Muslim leaders, the Emir of Kano, is...

Suspected Maoist Rebels Kill 24 Soldiers

Suspected Maoist rebels have killed at least 24 paramilitary soldiers on Monday in a remote part of central India, a police official said, the...

Euro and Shares Jump After Vote

The euro jumped to a five-month high after the first round of voting in the French presidential election on Sunday. Centrist Emmanuel Macron topped the...

FTSE 100 Index Jumps Following French Vote

UK shares joined in a European rally in equities following the first round of France’s presidential vote. Centrist Emmanuel Macron topped the voting, going through...

Ambush Kills Off-Duty Iraqi Soldiers In Anbar Province

Fighters have killed at least 10 off-duty Iraqi soldiers and injured another 20 in an ambush in a part of the country's western Anbar...

Euro and Shares Jump After Vote Following French Election

The euro jumped to a five-month high after the first round of voting in the French presidential election on Sunday. Centrist Emmanuel Macron topped the...

Ex-Child Soldier Wins Environment Prize

An ex-child soldier who has spent years risking his life to fight illegal mining and wildlife poaching has been given a prestigious award. The Goldman...

Morocco and Algeria In Row Over Syrian Refugees

Conflict in Syria has forced people to flee their homes Morocco and Algeria have become embroiled in a diplomatic row over a group of Syrian...

Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen To Fight For French Presidency

Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen to fight for French presidency Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen will go head-to-head in just under two...

Afghan Defence Chiefs Resign Over Deadly Taliban Attack

Afghanistan's defence minister and army chief of staff have resigned in the wake of a Taliban attack that left scores of soldiers dead, the...

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