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    Djokovic sets all-time record for weeks at No 1

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 05:29pm on March 08, 2021

    Novak Djokovic set a new landmark of 311 weeks as world number one on Monday, one week longer than Roger Federer whose tally of a...

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    Two protesters killed as Myanmar workers go on strike

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 05:24pm on March 08, 2021

    Two anti-coup protesters were shot dead in Myanmar on Monday as demonstrators across the country sought to paralyse the economy with strike action following a...

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    Klopp needs 'masterpiece' to fix Liverpool

    Agence France-Presse . Liverpool | Updated at 04:48pm on March 08, 2021

    Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said it would take a ‘masterpiece’ for him to figure out how to solve his side's crisis after a sixth consecutive...

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    Can Dortmund keep hold of Haaland?

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 04:28pm on March 08, 2021

    Borussia Dortmund do not expect ‘crazy things to happen’ this summer despite a host of Europe's biggest clubs reported to be queueing up to try...

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    73-0: Aussie women cricketers finally get a statue

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 04:20pm on March 08, 2021

    Sports-mad Australia has 73 statues and sculptures of cricketers dotted around the country, and they all depict men. But that will change with Cricket Australia...

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    Laporta elected new Barca president

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 04:12pm on March 08, 2021

    Joan Laporta returned as Barcelona president on Sunday after winning the club's elections by a landslide, with his central pledge to try to persuade Lionel...

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    Eight people killed, dozens hurt in Yemen migrant centre fire

    Agence France-Presse . Dubai, United Arab Emirates | Updated at 12:57pm on March 08, 2021

    At least eight migrants and guards were killed, and scores more were injured, in a fire on Sunday at a holding facility in Yemen’s capital,...

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    20 killed, several hundred hurt in Equatorial Guinea blasts

    Agence France-Presse . Malabo, Equatorial Guinea | Updated at 12:15pm on March 08, 2021

    At least 20 people were killed and hundreds were injured after four accidental explosions ripped through a military camp in Equatorial Guinea and obliterated neighbouring...

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    18 killed in central Syria mine blast

    Agence France-Presse. Damascus | Updated at 10:52am on March 08, 2021

    At least 18 people were killed when two landmines exploded in the central Syrian province of Hama on Sunday, state TV reported. At least three...

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    Over 100 migrants rescued off Canary Isles

    Agence France-Presse. Madrid | Updated at 10:46am on March 08, 2021

    Spain's coast guard rescued 107 migrants from boats off the Canary Islands over the weekend as the migrant surge showed no letup on the Atlantic...