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    I'm a 'scapegoat' says sacked Mathews

    Agence France-Presse. Colombo | Updated at 04:07pm on September 24, 2018

    Sri Lanka's sacked skipper Angelo Mathews accused the country's cricket board Monday of blaming him solely for the island's humiliating exit from the Asia Cup...

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    Ton-ups Rohit, Dhawan crush Pakistan

    Agence France-Presse . Dubai | Updated at 03:02am on September 24, 2018

    Openers Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan hit punishing centuries to steer an imperious India to a nine wicket win over a listless Pakistan in the...

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    Green card clampdown planned for US immigrants on benefits

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 01:54am on September 24, 2018

    US immigrants who get public benefits like food stamps or housing vouchers could be denied green cards, under a new proposal from president Donald Trump’s...

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    Iran points finger at Arab separatists, Gulf state

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 01:47am on September 24, 2018

    Iranian president Hassan Rouhani on Sunday pointed blame at Arab separatists for a deadly attack on a military parade and accused an unnamed US-backed Gulf...

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    Only Abbas able to make peace: Olmert

    Agence France-Presse . Ramallah | Updated at 01:43am on September 24, 2018

    Mahmud Abbas is the only Palestinian leader capable of striking a peace deal with Israel, former Israeli prime minister Ehud Olmert said in comments broadcast...

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    Frustrated Ibra coy on Galaxy future

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 12:05am on September 24, 2018

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic plans to discuss his future with Los Angeles Galaxy chiefs after a frustrating first season in Major League Soccer. Swedish star Ibrahimovic has...

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    Pogba not as selfish as people think, says Deschamps

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:05am on September 24, 2018

    France manager Didier Deschamps believes the outside world has the wrong image of Paul Pogba, who played a key role in leading Les Bleus to...

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    Real battle past gritty Espanyol

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 12:05am on September 24, 2018

    Real Madrid moved top of La Liga on Saturday after Marco Asensio’s goal proved the difference in a scrappy 1-0 win over Espanyol. Their victory...

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    US ports fear they will be big losers in trade war

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 12:05am on September 24, 2018

    America’s ports are fearful that they will be big losers as the escalating trade fight between Washington and Beijing bites into business....

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    Ricketson to be deported

    Agence France-Presse . Phnom Penh , Cambodia | Updated at 12:00am on September 24, 2018

    An Australian filmmaker who received a royal pardon from Cambodia will be deported Saturday, immigration officials said, a day after he was released from a...