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  • Rovanpera takes early lead in Rally Latvia

    Rovanpera takes early lead in Rally Latvia

    The rally gets down to the nitty-gritty on Friday, with seven stages contested during the day, and finishes on Sunday after 20 stages.Neuville heads the standings with 136 points, 15 clear of Welshman Elfyn Evans (Toyota) with Ott Tanak (Hyundai) lying third on 115

  • Man City sign Savinho from feeder club Troyes

    Man City sign Savinho from feeder club Troyes

    Savinho shone last season on loan at Girona, another club owned by the City Football Group (CFG).

  • Vietnam president handed power as party leader seeks medical care

    Vietnam president handed power as party leader seeks medical care

    The politburo appointed President To Lam to take over as both the party and country's caretaker leader, the party said in an online statement.

  • Russia jails ex-US soldier for 13 years on drugs charges

    Russia jails ex-US soldier for 13 years on drugs charges

    Michael Travis Leake, who fronted Moscow-based rock band Lovi Noch, was detained in June 2023 after prosecutors accused him of "organising a drug dealing business involving young people".

  • Trump to rally unified Republicans in convention finale

    Trump to rally unified Republicans in convention finale

    The 78-year-old will address the Republican National Convention in Milwaukee, Wisconsin hoping to build momentum toward victory in the November election and a second term in the White House.Supporters have been lining up all week to applaud the former president for hi...

  • Postecoglou focused on Spurs after England link

    Postecoglou focused on Spurs after England link

    The FA could appoint Carsley as an interim manager if they have not found a permanent successor to Southgate by the time they play Ireland.

  • Paris Olympics athletes' village officially opens

    Paris Olympics athletes' village officially opens

    Some delegations have ordered their own air-conditioning units anyway.The village contains a host of innovations intended to make it a model of low-carbon construction.

  • Death inevitable, says preacher at centre of Indian stampede disaster

    Death inevitable, says preacher at centre of Indian stampede disaster

    In his first appearance before the media since July 2, when 121 people were crushed to death following a sermon he delivered in the northern city of Hathras, Bhole Baba said he was upset by the tragedy.

  • Paris: The ultimate challenge for marathon legend Kipchoge

    Paris: The ultimate challenge for marathon legend Kipchoge

    Kipchoge devotes his life to running, carefully recording each of his training sessions in notebooks.Since 2002, he has lived nine months a year at an elite camp run by management agency Global Sports Communications in Kaptagat, a village in western Kenya at an altitude of 2,500 metres....

  • Biden tests positive for Covid, fueling health worries

    Biden tests positive for Covid, fueling health worries

    The 81-year-old Democrat gave reporters the thumbs up and said "I feel good" as he cut short a trip to Las Vegas and flew to his beach home in Delaware to go into isolation, which will take him off the campaign trail for days.