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 2019-05-26 01:53 

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South Korea's biting satirist Bong strikes Cannes gold...

South Korea's Bong Joon-ho has confirmed his status as one of world's greatest directors with his Cannes film festival win for "Parasite", a fabulously funny morality tale about the widening gap between rich and poor.The global network of ...

 2019-05-26 01:53 

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US judge deals blow to Trump's border wall plans...

A US federal judge dealt a blow on Friday to President Donald Trump's signature wall project, issuing a temporary injunction against using Defense Department funds to pay for barriers on the border with Mexico.The global network of Agence France-Press...

 2019-05-26 01:46 

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UK leadership hopefuls vow to succeed where May failed on Brexit...

The race to become Britain's next premier opened Saturday with an array of hopefuls promising to succeed where Theresa May failed and finally pull the divided country out of the EU.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you ...

 2019-05-26 01:46 

AFP

South Korea's biting satirist Bong strikes Cannes gold...

South Korea's Bong Joon-ho has confirmed his status as one of world's greatest directors with his Cannes film festival win for "Parasite", a fabulously funny morality tale about the widening gap between rich and poor.The global network of ...

 2019-05-26 01:05 

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Finns edge past Russia to reach world ice hockey final...

Marko Anttila scored the only goal as Finland upset Russia 1-0 in the ice hockey world championships semi-finals in Bratislava on Saturday.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to share or a question, comment or s...

 2019-05-26 01:05 

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'This is for Franck and Arjen' - Lewandowski fires Bayern to domestic double...

Robert Lewandowski dedicated victory to departing team mates Arjen Robben and Franck Ribery after Bayern Munich wrapped up a domestic double with a 3-0 win over RB Leipzig in the German Cup final on Saturday. The global network of Agence France-Presse cov...

 2019-05-26 01:05 

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'This is for Franck and Arjen' - Lewandowski fires Bayern to domestic double...

Robert Lewandowski dedicated victory to departing team mates Arjen Robben and Franck Ribery after Bayern Munich wrapped up a domestic double with a 3-0 win over RB Leipzig in the German Cup final on Saturday. The global network of Agence France-Presse cov...

 2019-05-26 00:49 

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Ramaphosa sworn-in as president of South Africa vowing 'new era'...

Cyril Ramaphosa vowed a "new era" Saturday after he was sworn in as president of South Africa at a colourful ceremony in the capital, as he looks to revitalise his push to revive the economy and fight corruption.The global network of Agence France...

 2019-05-26 00:49 

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UK leadership hopefuls vow to succeed where May failed on Brexit...

The race to become Britain's next premier opened Saturday with an array of hopefuls promising to succeed where Theresa May failed and finally pull the divided country out of the EU.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you ...

 2019-05-26 00:48 

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Lewandowski brace seals German Cup and domestic double for Bayern...

Robert Lewandowski scored a brace as Bayern Munich wrapped up a domestic double with a 3-0 win over RB Leipzig in the German Cup final on Saturday. The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to share or a question, com...

 2019-05-26 00:40 

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Carapaz targets Giro triumph after snatching pink jersey...

Richard Carapaz vowed to fight all the way to win the Giro d'Italia on Saturday after shooting to the top of overall standings with an impressive solo summit finish victory to take stage 14 and the pink jersey.The global network of Agence France-Press...

 2019-05-26 00:31 

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Jeers and cheers as Smith hundred sets up Australia warm-up win...

Steve Smith ignored the jeers of the crowd to mark his first match against England since a ball-tampering ban with a century that set up Australia's 12-run win in a World Cup warm-up clash at Southampton on Saturday.The global network of Agence France...

 2019-05-26 00:21 

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Mapimpi stars, Jantjies struggles as Sharks tame Lions...

Coastal Sharks winger Makazole Mapimpi scored an intercept try on 60 minutes to set up a 27-17 triumph over fellow South African side Golden Lions in Super Rugby Saturday. The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to ...

 2019-05-26 00:06 

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Castres slip allows Montpellier to grab Top 14 playoff spot...

Reigning French champions Castres lost at home in the last round of the Top 14 regular season on Saturday to surrender a playoff place to Montpellier.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to share or a question, c...

 2019-05-25 23:50 

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Tompkins hat-trick spearheads Saracens romp into final...

Nick Tompkins' hat-trick of tries in the second half inspired champions Saracens to a 44-19 thumping of Gloucester in the Premiership play-off on Saturday, capping a memorable 100th appearance for the centre.The global network of Agence France-Presse ...

 2019-05-25 23:42 

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Celtic appoint Lennon after clinching treble treble...

Neil Lennon was offered the Celtic manager's job on a permanent basis after the Hoops completed an unprecedented third consecutive domestic treble by lifting the Scottish Cup on Saturday.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesI...

 2019-05-25 23:42 

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Smith hundred sets up Australia warm-up win over England...

Steve Smith ignored the jeers of the crowd to mark his first match against England since a ball-tampering ban with a century that set up Australia's 12-run win in a World Cup warm-up clash at Southampton on Saturday.The global network of Agence France...

 2019-05-25 23:30 

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Smith hundred sets up Australia warm-up win over England...

Steve Smith ignored the jeers of the crowd to mark his first match against England since a ball-tampering ban with a century that set up Australia's 12-run win in a World Cup warm-up clash at Southampton on Saturday.The global network of Agence France...

 2019-05-25 23:20 

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Wasteful France thump Thailand in Women's World Cup warm-up...

France continued preparations for their charge for Women's World Cup glory with a stuttering but eventually comprehensive 3-0 win over Thailand on Saturday.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to share or a q...

 2019-05-25 22:52 

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Robben and Ribery on bench for cup final farewell...

Arjen Robben and Franck Ribery will both start on the bench as they hope to make a last ever appearance for Bayern Munich in Saturday's German Cup final clash with RB Leipzig.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have n...

 2019-05-25 22:35 

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'Other leagues would suit me better' - Real target Jovic...

Eintracht Frankfurt striker and Real Madrid transfer target Luka Jovic has said that he would like to play in a different league, fuelling speculation that he may leave the Bundesliga club at the end of the season. The global network of Agence France-Pres...

 2019-05-25 22:28 

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UK leadership hopefuls vow to succeed where May failed on Brexit...

The race to become Britain's next premier opened Saturday with an array of hopefuls promising to succeed where Theresa May failed and finally pull the divided country out of the EU.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you ...

 2019-05-25 22:28 

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Ramaphosa sworn-in as president of South Africa vowing 'new era'...

Cyril Ramaphosa vowed a "new era" Saturday after he was sworn in as president of South Africa at a colourful ceremony in the capital, as he looks to revitalise his push to revive the economy and fight corruption.The global network of Agence France...

 2019-05-25 22:24 

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Carapaz to fight all the way to Verona after grabbing pink jersey...

Richard Carapaz vowed to fight all the way to win the Giro d'Italia on Saturday after shooting to the top of overall standings with an impressive solo summit finish victory to take stage 14 and the pink jersey.The global network of Agence France-Press...

 2019-05-25 22:23 

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Ramaphosa sworn-in as president of South Africa vowing 'new era'...

Cyril Ramaphosa vowed a "new era" Saturday after he was sworn in as president of South Africa at a colourful ceremony in the capital, as he looks to revitalise his push revive the economy and fight corruption.The global network of Agence France-Pr...

 2019-05-25 22:23 

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UK leadership hopefuls vow to succeed where May failed on Brexit...

The race to become Britain's next premier opened Saturday with an array of hopefuls promising to succeed where Theresa May failed and finally pull the divided country out of the EU.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you ...

 2019-05-25 22:19 

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Stormers win to boost Super Rugby play-offs hopes...

Western Stormers outscored Otago Highlanders by four tries to three as they triumphed 34-22 in Cape Town Saturday to keep alive hopes of making the Super Rugby play-offs. The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to s...

 2019-05-25 22:14 

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Boult strikes as New Zealand thrash India in World Cup warm-up...

Trent Boult starred with the ball as New Zealand thrashed India in a World Cup warm-up match at the Oval on Saturday.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to share or a question, comment or suggestion, contact us ...

 2019-05-25 21:58 

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Finns edge past Russia to reach world ice hockey final...

Marko Anttila scored the only goal as Finland upset Russia 1-0 in the ice hockey world championships semi-finals in Bratislava on Saturday.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to share or a question, comment or s...

 2019-05-25 21:45 

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Celtic win Scottish Cup to complete treble treble...

Celtic claimed an unprecedented third consecutive domestic treble after coming from behind to win the Scottish Cup by beating Hearts 2-1 thanks to Odsonne Edouard's double at Hampden on Saturday.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 co...

 2019-05-25 21:44 

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EU votes as far right seeks blow to Macron...

Slovaks and Latvians cast their ballots in EU elections on Saturday as the far right hoped to clinch major gains and deny a pro-Europe victory to French President Emmanuel Macron.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have n...

 2019-05-25 21:44 

AFP

Ramaphosa sworn-in as president of South Africa vowing 'new era'...

Cyril Ramaphosa vowed a "new era" Saturday after he was sworn in as president of South Africa at a colourful ceremony in the capital, as he looks to revitalise his push revive the economy and fight corruption.The global network of Agence France-Pr...

 2019-05-25 21:39 

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Grand Slam clock ticking for weary Serena...

With her 38th birthday fast approaching, the clock is ticking for Serena Williams and on her pursuit of a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title at Roland Garros.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to share or a...

 2019-05-25 21:39 

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Carapaz grabs pink jersey with Giro stage 14 win...

Movistar's Ecuadorian climber Richard Carapaz shot to the top of the Giro d'Italia overall standings on Saturday when he soloed to victory at the stage 14 summit finish.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have new...

 2019-05-25 21:19 

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Carapaz grabs pink jersey with Giro stage 14 win...

Movistar's Ecuadorian climber Richard Carapaz shot to the top of the Giro d'Italia overall standings on Saturday when he soloed to victory at the stage 14 summit finish.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have new...

 2019-05-25 20:59 

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Hamilton dedicates 'beautiful' pole to Lauda...

Lewis Hamilton said Saturday he wanted to dedicate his "beautiful" pole-clinching lap at the Monaco Grand Prix to Niki Lauda, who died earlier this week.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to share or a ...

 2019-05-25 20:57 

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Neville 'bored' despite win for England's women...

England women's manager Phil Neville demanded more despite seeing his side step up their World Cup preparations with a comfortable 2-0 win over Denmark in Walsall on Saturday.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have n...

 2019-05-25 20:42 

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US hiker found after two weeks lost in Hawaii forest...

An American yoga instructor who spent two weeks lost in the wilds of Hawaii and survived on plants and water has been found alive.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to share or a question, comment or suggestion...

 2019-05-25 20:42 

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EU votes as far right seeks blow to Macron...

Slovaks and Latvians cast their ballots in EU elections on Saturday as the far right hoped to clinch major gains and deny a pro-Europe victory to French President Emmanuel Macron.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have n...

 2019-05-25 20:37 

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Boos no bother to Smith as he scores hundred against England...

Steve Smith said he had no problems being jeered by spectators as he marked his first match against England following a year-long ban for ball-tampering with a hundred at Southampton on Saturday.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countr...

 2019-05-25 20:23 

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Surprises as Nigeria name Women's World Cup squad...

Nigeria women's coach Thomas Dennerby sprung several surprises when he named the squad for the World Cup in France next month.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to share or a question, comment or suggestion...

 2019-05-25 20:17 

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Hamilton snatches dramatic Monaco GP pole with record lap...

Lewis Hamilton snatched a dramatic pole position for Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix with an all-time circuit record lap in the final seconds to outpace Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas by 0.086 seconds.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 1...

 2019-05-25 20:02 

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Who are you? Guide to Roland Garros stars' first round rivals...

With Roland Garros starting on Sunday, AFP Sport looks at the players attempting to shock six of the biggest stars in the first round:The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to share or a question, comment or sugges...

 2019-05-25 19:55 

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Japan one win from first Sudirman Cup - but must beat China...

Japan will have to defy the home crowd and the weight of history if they are to win the Sudirman Cup against China on Sunday. The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to share or a question, comment or suggestion, co...

 2019-05-25 19:45 

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Trump urges fairer trade with Japan at start of state visit...

President Donald Trump Saturday vowed to make the US trade relationship with Japan a "little bit more fair", as he kicked off a four-day visit to Tokyo aimed at cementing ties between the two close allies.The global network of Agence France-Presse...

 2019-05-25 19:45 

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US hiker found after two weeks lost in Hawaii forest...

An American yoga instructor who spent two weeks lost in the wilds of Hawaii and survived on plants and water has been found alive.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to share or a question, comment or suggestion...

 2019-05-25 18:39 

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UK leadership hopefuls vow to succeed where May failed on Brexit...

The race to become Britain's next premier opened Saturday with an array of hopefuls promising to succeed where Theresa May failed and finally pull the divided country out of the EU.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you ...

 2019-05-25 18:39 

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Trump urges fairer trade with Japan at start of state visit...

President Donald Trump Saturday vowed to make the US trade relationship with Japan a "little bit more fair", as he kicked off a four-day visit to Tokyo aimed at cementing ties between the two close allies.The global network of Agence France-Presse...

 2019-05-25 18:27 

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EU votes as far right challenges Macron...

Voters were called out for a third day in EU parliamentary elections on Saturday as the far right hoped to win a major breakthrough and deny a pro-Europe victory for French President Emmanuel Macron.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 co...

 2019-05-25 18:27 

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UK leadership hopefuls vow to succeed where May failed on Brexit...

The race to become Britain's next premier opened Saturday with an array of hopefuls promising to succeed where Theresa May failed and finally pull the divided country out of the EU.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you ...

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