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    Myanmar govt swats away ‘biased’ UN abuse claims

    Agence France-Presse . Naypyidaw | Updated at 01:04am on March 02, 2017

    A close aide to Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi on Wednesday dismissed mounting international pressure over alleged abuses of Rohingya Muslims as ‘biased and unfair’,...

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    Trump promises renewal of 'American spirit’

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:56am on March 02, 2017

    Donald Trump pledged a ‘renewal of the American spirit’ Tuesday, as he fleshed out his America-first agenda in a more measured presidential tone during a...

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    Cars racing to become ‘mobile phones on wheels’

    Agence France-Presse . Barcelona | Updated at 10:45pm on March 01, 2017

    The car of the future will let you pay for petrol or parking directly from your vehicle and receive traffic alerts and restaurant recommendations from...

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    160 killed in clashes on Myanmar-China border: army

    Agence France-Presse . Naypyidaw | Updated at 01:12am on March 01, 2017

    At least 160 people have died in around three months of clashes between the military and ethnic armed groups in Myanmar’s northern state of Shan,...

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    ‘Lion’ Ibra thanks kids, Mou for United chance

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:52pm on February 28, 2017

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic thanked his children and Jose Mourinho for getting him to sign for Manchester United but refused to commit his future to the club...

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    Vardy lifts Leicester to post-Ranieri win

    Agence France-Presse . Leicester | Updated at 11:55pm on February 28, 2017

    Leicester City caretaker manager Craig Shakespeare said he was ready to take on the role full-time after overseeing an impressive 3-1 win against Liverpool in...

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    Metabolism disorder sidelines Gotze indefinitely

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 11:52pm on February 28, 2017

    Borussia Dortmund will be without Mario Gotze for the forseeable future after a medical check revealed a metabolism disorder, the latest set-back for Germany’s World...

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    US city holds vigil after shooting death of Indian engineer

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:44am on February 28, 2017

    Hundreds of people marched and prayed Sunday in the Midwestern US city where an Indian expatriate was killed and another wounded in a suspected hate...

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    With Trump at helm, US takes seat at UN rights council

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 12:34am on February 28, 2017

    The United States will on Monday claim its seat at the UN Human Rights Council under the new presidency of Donald Trump, whose election has...

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    ‘Kane growing into a Spurs legend’

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:50pm on February 27, 2017

    Mauricio Pochettino believes Harry Kane is on course to becoming a Tottenham Hotspur great after the striker scored the 100th club goal of his career...