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 2019-11-16 23:41 

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Huge Czech protest marking Velvet Revolution demands PM quit...

Around a quarter-million Czechs flooded central Prague on Saturday to mark 30 years since the Velvet Revolution toppled communism in then-Czechoslovakia, with protesters demanding that billionaire Prime Minister Andrej Babis quit over allegations of graft...

 2019-11-16 23:28 

AFP

French protesters, police clash on yellow vest anniversary...

French police detained dozens in Paris on Saturday as fierce clashes broke out in demonstrations marking the first anniversary of the yellow vest protest movement challenging President Emmanuel Macron's policies.But Saturday's protests -- which de...

 2019-11-16 23:28 

AFP

Huge Czech protest marking Velvet Revolution demands PM quit...

Around a quarter-million Czechs flooded central Prague on Saturday to mark 30 years since the Velvet Revolution toppled communism in then-Czechoslovakia, with protesters demanding that billionaire Prime Minister Andrej Babis quit over allegations of graft...

 2019-11-16 23:23 

AFP

French protesters, police clash on yellow vest anniversary...

French police detained dozens in Paris on Saturday as fierce clashes broke out in demonstrations marking the first anniversary of the yellow vest protest movement challenging President Emmanuel Macron's policies.But Saturday's protests -- which de...

 2019-11-16 23:23 

AFP

Britain's Prince Andrew has 'no recollection' of Epstein sex accuser...

Britain's Prince Andrew has said he does not remember meeting Virginia Roberts, one of disgraced US financier Jeffrey Epstein's alleged victims, who claims she was forced to have sex with the royal."But at the time I felt it was the honourable...

 2019-11-16 22:39 

AFP

Van der Poel bags cyclo-cross event after cycling legend granddad Poulidor's death...

Dutch cycling ace Mathieu van der Poel won a World Cup cyclo-cross event in the Czech Republic on Saturday just three days after his legendary grandfather Raymond Poulidor's death....

 2019-11-16 22:39 

AFP

Tsitsipas shocks Federer to reach London final...

Stefanos Tsitsipas shocked six-time champion Roger Federer 6-3, 6-4 to reach the final of the ATP Finals in his tournament debut on Saturday."I really enjoyed myself on the court and sometimes in matches like these you wonder how you recover from diff...

 2019-11-16 22:22 

AFP

Relaxed Hamilton on top in final Brazil practice...

A relaxed newly-crowned six-time world champion Lewis Hamilton topped the times for Mercedes in Saturday morning's third and final free practice ahead of this weekend's Brazilian Grand Prix....

 2019-11-16 22:22 

AFP

Tsitsipas shocks Federer to reach final at ATP Finals...

Stefanos Tsitsipas shocked six-time champion Roger Federer 6-3, 6-4 to reach the final of the ATP Finals in his tournament debut on Saturday."I really enjoyed myself on the court and sometimes in matches like these you wonder how you recover from diff...

 2019-11-16 22:05 

AFP

Inundated Venice braced for more flooding, strong winds...

Venice was on alert for more floods and fierce winds on Saturday after an exceptionally high tide swamped the city of canals, where authorities have declared a state of emergency."On behalf of the whole team, we stand close to the city of Venice,"...

 2019-11-16 22:05 

AFP

Britain's Prince Andrew has 'no recollection' of Epstein sex accuser...

Britain's Prince Andrew has said he does not remember meeting Virginia Roberts, one of disgraced US financier Jeffrey Epstein's alleged victims, who claims she was forced to have sex with the royal."But at the time I felt it was the honourable...

 2019-11-16 21:30 

AFP

Gunmen fire on buses carrying Muslim Sri Lankan voters...

Gunmen fired at buses carrying minority Muslim voters on Saturday as Sri Lankans elected a new president, with the powerful Rajapaksa clan eyeing a comeback seven months after Islamist extremists staged deadly bombings.Assailants set fire to tyres on the ...

 2019-11-16 21:30 

AFP

Inundated Venice braced for more flooding, strong winds...

Venice was on alert for more floods and fierce winds on Saturday after an exceptionally high tide swamped the city of canals, where authorities have declared a state of emergency."On behalf of the whole team, we stand close to the city of Venice,"...

 2019-11-16 21:28 

AFP

French protesters, police clash on yellow vest anniversary...

French police used tear gas and detained dozens in Paris on Saturday as fierce clashes broke out in demonstrations marking the first anniversary of the yellow vest protest movement seeking to challenge President Emmanuel Macron.Paris police chief Didier L...

 2019-11-16 21:28 

AFP

Gunmen fire on buses carrying Muslim Sri Lankan voters...

Gunmen fired at buses carrying minority Muslim voters on Saturday as Sri Lankans elected a new president, with the powerful Rajapaksa clan eyeing a comeback seven months after Islamist extremists staged deadly bombings.Assailants set fire to tyres on the ...

 2019-11-16 21:28 

AFP

Tsitsipas shocks Federer to reach final at ATP Finals...

Stefanos Tsitsipas shocked six-time champion Roger Federer 6-3, 6-4 to reach the final of the ATP Finals in his tournament debut on Saturday.Coming into the match, the Greek 21-year-old led the tournament in service games won, with 35 out of 37....

 2019-11-16 21:14 

AFP

India's Kapur extends good form to lead Panasonic Open...

India's Shiv Kapur kept up his recent form at the shortened Panasonic Open when he carded a five-under 67 in Saturday's second round to take a share of the lead....

 2019-11-16 20:54 

AFP

Chinese soldiers leave Hong Kong barracks in rare clean-up cameo...

Soldiers from the Chinese People's Liberation Army briefly left their Hong Kong barracks on Saturday to help the clean-up after a week of disruption caused by pro-democracy protests, a rare and highly symbolic troop movement unsolicited by the city...

 2019-11-16 20:54 

AFP

French protesters, police clash on yellow vest anniversary...

French police used tear gas and detained dozens in Paris on Saturday as fierce clashes broke out in demonstrations marking the first anniversary of the yellow vest protest movement seeking to challenge President Emmanuel Macron.Paris police chief Didier L...

 2019-11-16 20:44 

AFP

One dead as petrol protests spread in Iran...

One person was killed and others injured in protests that spread Saturday across Iran after a surprise decision to impose petrol price hikes and rationing in the sanctions-hit country."Some drivers have protested the new petrol price by turning off th...

 2019-11-16 20:44 

AFP

Chinese soldiers leave Hong Kong barracks in rare clean-up cameo...

Soldiers from the Chinese People's Liberation Army briefly left their Hong Kong barracks on Saturday to help the clean-up after a week of disruption caused by pro-democracy protests, a rare and highly symbolic troop movement unsolicited by the city...

 2019-11-16 20:20 

AFP

Mancini's Italy visit 'wounded' Venice...

Roberto Mancini's Italian national football team travelled to flood-hit Venice on Saturday, the morning after extending their winning streak in Euro 2020 qualifying....

 2019-11-16 20:20 

AFP

Rookie Quartararo on pole for Valencia MotoGP...

French whizz kid Fabio Quartararo romped to his sixth pole position of the championship at the season-closing Valencia Grand Prix on Saturday, with world champion Marc Marquez right on his tail....

 2019-11-16 20:10 

AFP

Rookie Quartararo on pole for Valencia MotoGP...

French whizz kid Fabio Quartararo romped to his sixth pole position of the championship at the season-closing Valencia Grand Prix on Saturday, with world champion Marc Marquez right on his tail....

 2019-11-16 19:47 

AFP

Chinese soldiers leave Hong Kong barracks in rare clean-up cameo...

Soldiers from the Chinese People's Liberation Army briefly left their Hong Kong barracks on Saturday to help the clean-up after a week of disruption caused by pro-democracy protests, a rare and highly symbolic troop movement unsolicited by the city...

 2019-11-16 19:47 

AFP

One dead as petrol protests spread in Iran...

One person was killed and others injured in protests that spread Saturday across Iran after a surprise decision to impose petrol price hikes and rationing in the sanctions-hit country."Some drivers have protested the new petrol price by turning off th...

 2019-11-16 19:25 

AFP

Lombard recovers to keep nose in front at Nedbank Challenge...

South Africa's Zander Lombard recovered from a poor start to shoot a level-par 72 and retain the lead after the third round of the Nedbank Golf Challenge at the Gary Player Country Club on Saturday....

 2019-11-16 19:25 

AFP

Home favourite Samarin wins Russian figure skating Grand Prix...

Russian Alexander Samarin led a clean sweep of the podium for the home nation at the figure skating Grand Prix event in Moscow on Saturday, as Olympic silver medallist Shoma Uno could only finish fourth....

 2019-11-16 19:19 

AFP

Home favourite Samarin wins Russian figure skating Grand Prix...

Russian Alexander Samarin led a clean sweep of the podium for the home nation at the figure skating Grand Prix event in Moscow on Saturday, as Olympic silver medallist Shoma Uno could only finish fourth....

 2019-11-16 19:12 

AP

Sandy Hook lawsuit could force Remington to open books...

A recent ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court has upended a longstanding legal roadblock that has given the gun industry far-reaching immunity from lawsuits in the aftermath of mass......

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