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    Cottrell, Hetmyer lead Windies to win over England

    Agence France-Presse. Bridgetown | Updated at 11:19am on February 23, 2019

    Sheldon Cottrell marked his return to the West Indies team with a five-wicket haul as the home side snatched a series-levelling 26-run victory over England...

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    Trump sees India-Pakistan standoff ‘very dangerous’

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:19am on February 23, 2019

    US president Donald Trump voiced alarm Friday at the ‘very dangerous situation’ between India and Pakistan, warning that New Delhi was considering ‘very strong’ action...

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    ‘Abused’ Saudi sisters trapped in Hong Kong risk deportation

    Agence France-Presse . Hong Kong | Updated at 11:02am on February 23, 2019

    Two Saudi sisters trapped in Hong Kong say chronic physical abuse by male family members prompted them to flee the kingdom, where they now fear...

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    Twitter co-founder Evan Williams leaving board

    Agence France-Presse . San Francisco | Updated at 10:49am on February 23, 2019

    Twitter co-founder and one-time chief executive Evan Williams is stepping down from the board, leaving the one-to-many messaging service to focus on ‘other projects.’ Williams...

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    R Kelly surrenders facing charges of sex abuse against minors

    Agence France-Presse . Chicago | Updated at 10:40am on February 23, 2019

    R&B superstar R Kelly turned himself in to Chicago police on Friday, after prosecutors charged him with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sex abuse against...

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    Arsenal face Rennes, Chelsea draw Kiev

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:00am on February 23, 2019

    Arsenal will face French side Rennes in the last 16 of the Europa League, while Chelsea were paired with Dynamo Kiev in Friday’s draw....

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    Klopp fined over referee comments

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on February 23, 2019

    Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp was fined £45,000 ($59,000) by the Football Association on Thursday for suggesting referee Kevin Friend had favoured West Ham in his...

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    India demands ‘robust’ security at World Cup

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:00am on February 23, 2019

    India on Friday demanded ‘robust’ security for its players and fans at this year’s cricket World Cup in England, but pulled back from a boycott...

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    SL with chance to make history

    Agence France-Presse .Port Elizabeth | Updated at 12:00am on February 23, 2019

    South Africa and Sri Lanka were locked in a tense, low-scoring battle at the end of the second day of the second Test at St...

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    Trump bars US-born IS woman from returning

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on February 23, 2019

    President Donald Trump said Wednesday he is barring a US-born former Islamic State propagandist from returning home, making the highly unusual case that she is...