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    MU lose ground on City with Palace draw

    Agence France-Presse. London | Updated at 09:08am on March 04, 2021

    Manchester United were left a huge 14 points behind Premier League leaders Manchester City as Crystal Palace held them to yet another goalless draw on...

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    Barca beat Sevilla in extra time to reach Spanish Cup final

    Agence France-Presse. Madrid | Updated at 09:01am on March 04, 2021

    Barcelona needed extra-time to reach the Copa del Rey final on Wednesday, with a 3-2 aggregate win over Sevilla coming just two days after a...

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    Lanka’s plan to bury Muslim COVID-19 victims on islet sparks outcry

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:18am on March 04, 2021

    A plan by Sri Lanka to bury Muslim coronavirus victims on a remote islet was slammed on Wednesday by locals and the minority community. Colombo...

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    Reggae great Bunny Wailer dead at 73

    Agence France-Presse . Kingston | Updated at 10:51pm on March 03, 2021

    Reggae icon Bunny Wailer, who co-founded The Wailers with Bob Marley in the 1960s and helped make the catchy Jamaican beat a global phenomenon, died...

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    Brussels wants EU deficit rules suspended until 2023

    Agence France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 10:50pm on March 03, 2021

    Limits on public overspending by EU governments should remain suspended until the end of 2022 as the coronavirus pandemic is still choking the economy, the...

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    Rocket attacks on Iraq base hosting US troops

    Agence France-Presse . Baghdad | Updated at 10:43pm on March 03, 2021

    A rocket attack on an Iraqi base hosting US-led coalition troops Wednesday claimed a contractor’s life, security sources said, just two days before Pope Francis...

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    Germany to fine cos violating rights

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 10:41pm on March 03, 2021

    The German government agreed Wednesday a new law allowing fines worth millions of euros for companies which abuse labour and environmental rights in their global...

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    Migrants protest at US-Mexico crossing, pleading for asylum

    Agence France-Presse . Tijuana | Updated at 10:40pm on March 03, 2021

    Migrants from central America, Cuba, Haiti and Mexico blocked two lanes of the US-Mexico border crossing in Tijuana, begging President Joe Biden’s administration to allow...

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    Russia warns West after ‘unacceptable’ sanctions

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 10:39pm on March 03, 2021

    Moscow hit back at Western countries Wednesday for sanctioning senior Russian officials over the poisoning of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny, warning its foes ‘not to...

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    Meghan ‘saddened’ by palace bullying claims

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:35pm on March 03, 2021

    Meghan Markle is ‘saddened’ by reports published on Wednesday saying she faced a bullying complaint during her time living at Britain’s Kensington Palace before she...