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    Logistical problems force Nigeria election delay

    Agence France-Presse . Abuja | Updated at 11:10am on February 16, 2019

    Nigeria’s electoral watchdog on Saturday postponed presidential and parliamentary elections for one week, just hours before polls were due to open. The two main political...

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    New Zealand beat Bangladesh to win series

    Agence France-Presse. Christchurch | Updated at 08:13am on February 16, 2019

    A rejuvenated Martin Guptill produced his second century in as many games as New Zealand wrapped up their one-day series against Bangladesh with an eight-wicket...

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    War kills over 100,000 babies a year: Save the Children

    Agence France-Presse . Munich | Updated at 01:07am on February 16, 2019

    At least 100,000 babies die every year because of armed conflict and its impact, from hunger to denial of aid, Save the Children International said...

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    Myanmar court sentences two to death for Muslim lawyer’s murder

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 01:06am on February 16, 2019

    Two people were sentenced to death by a Myanmar court Friday for the murder of a Muslim lawyer and Aung San Suu Kyi advisor, after...

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    Simeone signs new Atletico contract

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 12:00am on February 16, 2019

    Diego Simeone has extended his contract as coach of Atletico Madrid until 2022, the club announced on Thursday....

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    Chelsea stars still believe in Sarri

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on February 16, 2019

    Chelsea defender David Luiz insists there has been no dressing room revolt against manager Maurizio Sarri’s tactics despite a 6-0 mauling at Manchester City last...

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    Dortmund chiefs don’t buy star barber’s Wembley visit

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 12:00am on February 16, 2019

    A group of Borussia Dortmund stars have been slammed in the media and criticised by club bosses after inviting a celebrity barber to the team...

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    Chelsea edge Malmo as BATE stun Arsenal

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:00am on February 16, 2019

    Chelsea claimed a 2-1 victory at Malmo in the Europa League last-32 first leg on Thursday to ease some of the pressure on beleaguered coach...

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    Oscar organisers struggle to keep show relevant

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 12:00am on February 16, 2019

    From going without a host to handing out key awards during commercial breaks, to a quickly nixed idea for a popular film category -- Oscar...

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    UK's May suffers another damaging defeat in Brexit saga

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:14am on February 15, 2019

    British prime minister Theresa May on Thursday suffered another defeat in parliament over her Brexit strategy, just 43 days before Britain is due to leave...