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    Germany leads the way on salary cuts

    Associated Press/UNB . Dusseldorf | Updated at 11:23pm on March 21, 2020

    European football’s biggest leagues continue to be suspended and players are coming under pressure to take pay cuts. Sometimes it’s voluntary, like at German title...

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    Javelin great Zatopkova dies

    Associated Press/UNB . Prague | Updated at 11:15pm on March 13, 2020

    Dana Zatopkova, an Olympic javelin champion and the wife of running great Emil Zatopek, has died. She was 97. The Czech Olympic Committee said Zatopkova...

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    Trump vows equal opportunity for black supporters

    Associated Press/ United News of Bangladesh . Washington | Updated at 10:22pm on February 28, 2020

    President Donald Trump on Thursday cited low unemployment rates for African Americans and passage of a criminal justice bill providing earlier release for thousands of...

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    3 charged over Hong Kong protests

    Associated Press/ United News of Bangladesh . Hong Kong | Updated at 10:18pm on February 28, 2020

    Outspoken Hong Kong publisher Jimmy Lai and two prominent opposition politicians were charged Friday with illegal assembly over a pro-democracy march last year as the...

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    Scars of violence haunt India's capital after deadly clashes

    Associated Press/UNB. New Delhi | Updated at 04:46pm on February 28, 2020

    India's hard-line Hindu nationalists watched anti-government protests centered in Muslim communities for months in anger that finally boiled over in the worst communal rioting in...

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    Tokyo, IOC reiterate that Olympics is on

    Associated Press/UNB . Tokyo | Updated at 10:49pm on February 13, 2020

    Tokyo Olympic organisers reiterated their message on Thursday at the start of two days of meetings with the International Olympic Committee: the Summer Games will...

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    Unhappy Mbappe ignores Tuchel’s authority at PSG

    Associated Press/UNB . Paris | Updated at 11:00pm on February 03, 2020

    Problems often seem to occur before important games for Paris Saint-Germain. Brazil star Neymar was ruled out of Champions League matches against Real Madrid and...

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    Trump meets his Iraqi counterpart

    Associated Press/ United News of Bangladesh . Baghdad | Updated at 10:19pm on January 23, 2020

    US president Donald Trump hinted that sanctions on Iraq were still a possibility in a bilateral meeting with Iraq’s president Wednesday, the first since a...

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    UN chief urges action to end Syria conflict

    Associated Press / United News of Bangladesh . New York | Updated at 10:05pm on January 23, 2020

    United Nations secretary general Antonio Guterres issued ‘a very strong appeal’ Wednesday for a political solution to Syria’s nearly nine-year conflict, and he called for...

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    Rising inequality eroding trust in capitalism: survey

    Associated Press . Davos | Updated at 02:03am on January 21, 2020

    Rising income inequality is undermining confidence in capitalism around the world, according to a survey conducted by public relations firm Edelman ahead of the gathering...