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Hong Kong protests: Police and protesters fight running battles

Hong Kong protests: Police and protesters fight running battles

Protesters blocked roads and paralysed train services at peak times on a day of action across the city. More than 200 flights were cancelled as the ...
Deadly blast outside Cairo hospital ‘terrorist incident’

Deadly blast outside Cairo hospital ‘terrorist incident’

A car drove at high speed in the wrong direction, crashing into three others outside a cancer hospital in central Cairo, causing an explosion. Anot ...
Huge blasts as Russian arms depot in Siberia explodes

Huge blasts as Russian arms depot in Siberia explodes

The depot reportedly contained tens of thousands of artillery shells. Witnesses posted videos of balls of flame and black smoke, starting during th ...
Article 370: India strips disputed Kashmir of special status

Article 370: India strips disputed Kashmir of special status

Article 370 is sensitive because it guarantees significant autonomy for the Muslim-majority state. The measure was accompanied by a telecoms and me ...
North Korea fires more missiles as South begins joint drill with US

North Korea fires more missiles as South begins joint drill with US

They were fired from South Hwanghae province across the peninsula into the sea to the east, a statement said. The North again expressed anger at US ...
Dale Steyn: South Africa’s leading wicket-taker retires from Test cricket

Dale Steyn: South Africa’s leading wicket-taker retires from Test cricket

The 36-year-old fast bowler, who was forced out of the World Cup this summer by a shoulder injury, made his Test debut in 2004 and took 439 wickets. ...
Women’s British Open: Hinako Shibuno’s instant impact reminiscent of Seve Ballesteros

Women’s British Open: Hinako Shibuno’s instant impact reminiscent of Seve Ballesteros

A star is born. It was delivered with Hinako Shibuno's extraordinary victory at the Women's British Open, where she demonstrated a potential to illumi ...
Ashes 2019: Mitchell Johnson says he ‘can feel’ for under-fire Moeen Ali

Ashes 2019: Mitchell Johnson says he ‘can feel’ for under-fire Moeen Ali

Moeen came in for criticism after taking three wickets in the 251-run Ashes defeat at Edgbaston and also making only four runs with the bat. "I hav ...
Lewis Hamilton plans quiet August to ‘focus on recovery’

Lewis Hamilton plans quiet August to ‘focus on recovery’

The Mercedes driver, winner of eight out of 12 races this year, expects the last nine to be "much harder for us". "In the past I went into the brea ...
Bjorg Lambrecht: Belgian cyclist dies following crash during the Tour de Pologne

Bjorg Lambrecht: Belgian cyclist dies following crash during the Tour de Pologne

Lambrecht crashed around 60 miles from the end of the race from Chorzow to Zabrze in Poland. He was taken by helicopter to hospital where he later ...