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    Indian troops open fire on Kashmir protesters, killing one

    Agence France-Presse . Srinagar | Updated at 12:50am on July 22, 2017

    The Indian army opened fire on a group of stone-throwing protesters Friday, killing one youth and injuring another in Indian-administered Kashmir, police said...

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    Myanmar still using ‘same tactics’: UN envoy

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 12:40am on July 22, 2017

    Myanmar is still using the same ‘tactics’ to silence its people as the former junta, the UN’s rights envoy said Friday, urging the government to...

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    US to ban travel to N Korea after Warmbier death

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 12:10am on July 22, 2017

    The United States will bar Americans from travelling to North Korea in the coming weeks, travel agencies said Friday, a month after a US tourist,...

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    Conte praises Morata

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 12:05am on July 22, 2017

    Chelsea manager Antonio Conte marvelled Friday at the ‘crazy’ transfer fees demanded for players, though he praised 80-million-euro ($92.2-million) newcomer Alvaro Morata as a young...

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    Liverpool reject $93 million Barca bid for Coutinho

    Agence France-Presse . Hong Kong | Updated at 12:05am on July 22, 2017

    Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp on Friday brushed off a reported $93 million offer from Barcelona for Brazilian playmaker Philippe Coutinho, insisting: ‘We’re not a selling...

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    MU down City in Houston derby

    Agence France-Presse . Houston | Updated at 12:05am on July 22, 2017

    Romelu Lukaku and Marcus Rashford were on target as Manchester United defeated Premier League rivals Manchester City 2-0 in their International Champions Cup pre-season clash...

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    India hails girl power

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:05am on July 22, 2017

    Where the men failed, India is hoping its female cricketers can blaze to glory when they face England in the World Cup final on Sunday....

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    Youths trust less, but still happy

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 12:50am on July 21, 2017

    Young people’s trust in key figures such as politicians and religious leaders has fallen sharply over the past five years but they remain largely happy,...

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    Malaysia pips China in 10m platform for historic gold

    Agence France-Presse . Budapest | Updated at 12:05am on July 21, 2017

    Cheong Jun Hoong won Malaysia’s first ever diving gold medal at the aquatics world championships in Budapest on Wednesday in the women’s 10 metre platform...

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    PSG need a Neymar, says coach

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 11:18pm on July 20, 2017

    Paris Saint Germain need to sign a player of the calibre of Neymar or Kylian Mbappe in their quest to win the Champions League, according...