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Ankara train crash leaves nine dead, 47 injured

By AFP

December 13, 2018 – 5:14 pm

ANKARA: Nine people were killed and nearly 50 injured after a high-speed train crashed into a locomotive in the Turkish capital on Thursday, officials said.


Race to broker truce as Yemen talks enter final hours

By AFP

December 13, 2018 – 5:12 pm

RIMBO – With just hours left before the close of negotiations, UN mediators rushed to broker a truce Wednesday between government representatives and rebels in Yemen, a country teetering on the brink of famine.


Three killed in France Christmas market attack, hunt continues for gunman

By AFP

December 12, 2018 – 5:08 pm

STRASBOURG: Hundreds of security forces were Wednesday deployed in the hunt for a lone gunman who killed at least three people and wounded a dozen others at the famed Christmas market in Strasbourg, with the French government raising the security alert level and reinforcing border controls.


Messi’s free-kick magic keeps Barca top

By AFP

December 9, 2018 – 5:04 pm

MADRID: Lionel Messi stole the show with two free-kick goals in a blistering display as Barcelona maintained their lead at the top of La Liga with a thumping 4-0 derby win over Catalan rivals Espanyol.


Mandzukic scores as Juve beat Inter to go 11 points clear

By AFP

December 8, 2018 – 4:59 pm

MILAN  – Mario Mandzukic scored the only goal as Juventus killed off Inter Milan s challenge to move 11 points clear in Serie A on Friday.