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World Rugby pondering 'emerging' nations as RWC hosts

Tokyo - World Rugby chairperson Bill Beaumont signalled that more "emerging" rugby nations could be set to host the Rugby ...


Anderson leads Team World's Laver Cup charge

Cape Town - South Africa's Kevin Anderson leads Team World's charge against a formidable Team Europe in this weekend's Laver ...


Rugby pondering 'emerging' nations for RWC - Beaumont

Tokyo - World Rugby chairperson Bill Beaumont suggested on Thursday the World Cup could be held in non-traditional rugby nations ...


Hansen questions Boks' transformation policy

Cape Town - In a recently published book about the All Blacks, their coach Steven Hansen is quoted as questioning ...


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Ensure my safety: Kavanaugh accuser willing to testify

WASHINGTON, U.S. - It has been less than a week since 51-year-old research psychologist from northern California, Christine Blasey Ford ...

Kim Jong Un wants second meeting with Trump

SEOUL, South Korea - The South Korean President Moon Jae In, who just concluded his third meeting with the North ...

Ferry in Tanzania capsizes, hundreds feared dead

UKORA, Tanzania - About 42 people were confirmed dead after a ferry capsized on Africa's largest lake - Lake Victoria ...

North Korean leader vows to shut main missile testing site

PYONGYANG, North Korea - Hailing the progress made in inter-Korean relations at the end of the third summit held between ...

Russia blames 'tragic chance events' for Syria plane downing

MOSCOW, Russia - After accusing Israel of indirectly causing the downing of a Russian military plane near Syria, the Russian ...

China responds to Trump's new tariffs with its own duties

BEIJING, China - Worries among businesses in the U.S. and China intensified further this week, after both the countries exchanged ...

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Wall Street rallies as traders shrug off tariff concerns

NEW YORK, New York - The Dow Jones industrials closed at a record high on Thursday, sweeping aside concerns about ...

Japanese crypto exchange suffers massive attack

TOKYO, Japan - The Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Zaif revealed a massive hacking attack on Thursday, in which the exchange is believed ...

U.K. regulator slaps fine of 500,000 pounds on Equifax

LONDON, U.K. - Equifax's U.K. arm was slapped with a fine worth 500,000 pounds by the U.K. regulator, over the ...

EU calls on Facebook, Twitter to comply with consumer rules

BRUSSELS, Belgium - As regulators in the European Union continue to crackdown on U.S. social media giants over privacy and ...

Sky set to go into rare auction this weekend

LONDON, U.K. - In a bid to resolve a bidding war that started in December 2016, now, the Takeover Panel ...

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Bye Bye Bugs Scientists Fear Non-Pest Insects Are Declining

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Low vitamin D levels said to increase breast cancer risk

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World Rugby pondering 'emerging' nations as RWC hosts

Tokyo - World Rugby chairperson Bill Beaumont signalled that more "emerging" rugby nations could be set to host the Rugby ...


Anderson leads Team World's Laver Cup charge

Cape Town - South Africa's Kevin Anderson leads Team World's charge against a formidable Team Europe in this weekend's Laver ...


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