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 2020-06-20 18:10 

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Unacceptable defeat says Arsenal boss Arteta...

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta described as...

 2020-06-20 17:55 

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Lenin statue unveiled in western Germany after legal battle...

A divisive new monument to Soviet leader Vladimir Lenin was unveiled in Germany on Saturday, in the middle of a global row over the controversial ......

 2020-06-20 17:54 

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Football: Unacceptable defeat says Arsenal boss Arteta...

BRIGHTON, ENGLAND (REUTERS) - Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta described as...

 2020-06-20 17:48 

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Chile reports more than 7,000 coronavirus deaths under new counting method...

SANTIAGO (AFP) - Chile nearly doubled its coronavirus death toll on Saturday (June 20) to more than 7,000 under a new tallying method that includes probable fatalities from Covid-19.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-06-20 17:47 

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NFL Redskins retire jersey of racial pioneer Mitchell...

Bobby Mitchell, the first black player on the last NFL team to integrate its roster, will have his number 49 jersey retired by the Washington ......

 2020-06-20 17:39 

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Coronavirus: Spain to allow Britons to visit without need for quarantine...

MADRID (REUTERS) - Spain said on Saturday (June 20) it would open its doors to British tourists from Sunday without requiring them to spend two weeks in quarantine, opening up to one of its largest tourism markets after the hit from the coronavirus pandem...

 2020-06-20 17:15 

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Football: 'Learn humility' Maupay tells Arsenal stars after netting late Brighton winner...

BRIGHTON, UNITED KINGDOM (AFP) - Neal Maupay told Arsenal to be more humble as the Brighton striker was the Gunners' villain with a 95th minute winner to secure a 2-1 victory on Saturday (June 20).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-06-20 17:08 

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German coronavirus outbreak at abattoir infects more than 1000...

More than 1,000 employees at German meat processing firm Toennies have tested positive for coronavirus, prompting local health authorities to ......

 2020-06-20 17:08 

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Spain to allow Britons to visit from Sunday without need for quarantine...

Spanish foreign minister Arancha Gonzalez Laya said on Saturday that Spain would open its doors to British tourists from Sunday without the need ......

 2020-06-20 17:07 

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Golf: 11 test negative after contact with coronavirus-hit Watney...

WASHINGTON (AFP) - American Vaughn Taylor played in Saturday's (June 20) third round of the RBC Heritage after being among 11 people to test negative for coronavirus following contact with virus-hit Nick Watney, the PGA Tour said.. Read more at strait...

 2020-06-20 16:55 

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Wasteful West Brom move to Championship summit despite Birmingham draw...

West Bromwich Albion moved to the top of the England's second-tier Championship despite being held to a goalless draw by Birmingham City at the ......

 2020-06-20 16:53 

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Football: West Brom go top as Championship returns...

West Bromwich Albion moved into first place in the Championship after a 0-0 draw against Birmingham as the English second tier returned to action ......

 2020-06-20 16:52 

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Crowds defy coronavirus fears to gather for first Trump rally in months...

TULSA, UNITED STATES (AFP) - Hundreds of supporters lined up early on Saturday (June 20) for Donald Trump's first political rally in months, saying the risk of contracting Covid-19 in a big, packed arena would not keep them from hearing the president&...

 2020-06-20 16:44 

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US halts test of Trump-touted hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19 patients...

The U.S. National Institutes of Health said on Saturday it has halted a clinical trial to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of the malaria ......

 2020-06-20 16:44 

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US halts test of Trump-touted hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19 patients...

The U.S. National Institutes of Health said on Saturday it has halted a clinical trial to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of the malaria ......

 2020-06-20 16:44 

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Italy reports 49 COVID-19 deaths on Saturday, 262 new cases...

Italy reported 49 deaths from COVID-19 on Saturday, compared with 47 a day earlier, the Civil Protection Agency said, while the daily tally of new ......

 2020-06-20 16:41 

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Football: Arsenal rocked by late Brighton winner, Watford rescue draw...

LONDON (AFP) - Arsenal's hopes of qualifying for the Champions League suffered a fatal blow as Neal Maupay fired Brighton to a last-gasp 2-1 win after Gunners keeper Bernd Leno was stretchered off, while Watford snatched a late 1-1 draw against Leices...

 2020-06-20 16:31 

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Thai government wins first election held since Covid-19 lockdown...

BANGKOK - The ruling pro-military Palang Pracharath Party (PPRP) scooped up another seat on Saturday (June 20) in a by-election in northern Thailand, the first held since the country's partial lockdown due to the coronavirus outbreak.. Read more at st...

 2020-06-20 16:26 

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US judge rules against Trump administration's request to block Bolton's book...

A U.S. judge on Saturday denied a request by the Trump administration for an injunction to block publication of a book by President Donald Trump's ......

 2020-06-20 16:26 

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Football: Maupay strikes late as Arsenal sunk by Brighton...

Arsenal slumped to a last-gasp 2-1 Premier League defeat at relegation-threatened Brighton & Hove Albion on Saturday in a blow to the London ......

 2020-06-20 16:21 

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Turkey says Haftar forces need to pull out from key city for Libya ceasefire...

Turkey on Saturday said Khalifa Haftar's forces in Libya need to withdraw from the strategic city of Sirte for a ceasefire agreement to be reached ......

 2020-06-20 16:16 

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Football: Maupay strikes late as Arsenal sunk by Brighton...

BRIGHTON, ENGLAND (REUTERS) - Arsenal slumped to a last-gasp 2-1 Premier League defeat at relegation-threatened Brighton & Hove Albion on Saturday (June 20) in a blow to the London club's chances of securing European football next season.. Read more a...

 2020-06-20 16:06 

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Foobtall: Duesseldorf draw with Augsburg, stay on course for playoff...

Fortuna Duesseldorf drew 1-1 with Augsburg in the Bundesliga on Saturday to stay in pole position to secure a relegation playoff spot....

 2020-06-20 16:02 

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Football: Dortmund win at Leipzig to secure Bundesliga second place...

LEIPZIG, GERMANY (REUTERS) - Erling Haaland scored twice as Borussia Dortmund beat closest challengers RB Leipzig 2-0 away on Saturday (June 20) to wrap up second place in the Bundesliga.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-06-20 15:55 

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Football: Dortmund win at Leipzig to secure second place in Bundesliga...

Erling Haaland scored twice as Borussia Dortmund beat closest challengers RB Leipzig 2-0 away on Saturday to wrap up second place in the Bundesliga....

 2020-06-20 15:50 

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Hong Kong records fifth COVID-19 death...

A 78-year-old woman has died in Hong Kong from coronavirus, taking the death toll from COVID-19 in the city to five, with 1,129 cases....

 2020-06-20 15:50 

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Football: Levekusen slump to defeat at Hertha...

Bayer Leverkusen suffered a damaging 2-0 loss at Hertha Berlin on Saturday that all but killed off their chances of a spot in next season's ......

 2020-06-20 15:40 

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Record-breaking Lewandowski sparkles as Bayern win again...

Robert Lewandowski struck twice as champions Bayern Munich eased past Freiburg 3-1 on Saturday to secure a record 15th win in a row and the Pole ......

 2020-06-20 15:40 

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Football: Record-breaking Lewandowski sparkles as Bayern win again...

Robert Lewandowski struck twice as champions Bayern Munich eased past Freiburg 3-1 on Saturday to secure a record 15th win in a row and the Pole ......

 2020-06-20 15:40 

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Egypt's Sisi orders army to be ready for missions abroad amid tensions over Libya...

CAIRO (REUTERS) - Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Saturday (June 20) ordered his army to be ready to carry out any mission inside or outside the country amid tensions over regional rival Turkey's intervention in neighbouring Libya.. Read mo...

 2020-06-20 15:29 

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Italian glacier covered with tarpaulin to slow melting...

PRESENA GLACIER, ITALY (AFP) - A vast tarpaulin unravels, gathering speed as it bounces down the glacier over glinting snow. Summer is here and the alpine ice is being protected from global warming.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-06-20 15:28 

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One Covid-19 patient remains in ICU: MOH...

The number of patients in ICU has been on a decline since it peaked on April 10 with 32 cases.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-06-20 15:15 

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Pope Francis thanks medics in first group audience since coronavirus lockdown...

VATICAN CITY (AFP) - Pope Francis on Saturday (June 20) granted his first group audience since the Vatican's coronavirus lockdown was lifted to doctors and nurses from Lombardy, the Italian region hit hardest by the pandemic.. Read more at straitstime...

 2020-06-20 15:05 

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Football: Bayern Munich's Lewandowski breaks Aubameyang's Bundesliga record...

Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski on Saturday broke the record previously held by Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang for the most goals scored by a ......

 2020-06-20 15:02 

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Football: Arsenal keeper Leno stretchered off in agony at Brighton...

LONDON (AFP) - Arsenal goalkeeper Bernd Leno was stretchered off after suffering a potentially serious injury during the first half of his side's Premier League clash at Brighton on Saturday (June 20).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-06-20 15:02 

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Trump administration loses fight to block release of ex-aide John Bolton's tell-all book...

WASHINGTON (BLOOMBERG) - Former National Security Advisor John Bolton defeated the US government's last-ditch request to delay the publication of a tell-all memoir that paints an unflattering portrait of President Donald Trump.. Read more at straitsti...

 2020-06-20 14:57 

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Football: Bayern Munich's Lewandowski breaks Aubameyang's Bundesliga record...

BERLIN (AFP) - Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski on Saturday (June 20) broke the record previously held by Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang for the most goals scored by a foreigner in a Bundesliga season.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-06-20 14:48 

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Pompeo accuses UN body of hypocrisy after condemnation of US police brutality...

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo accused the United Nations Human Rights Council of hypocrisy on Saturday (June 20) after the organisation condemned racism and police brutality in the United States following the death of George Flo...

 2020-06-20 14:42 

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Hong Kong records fifth coronavirus death...

HONG KONG (REUTERS) - A 78-year-old woman has died in Hong Kong from coronavirus, taking the death toll from Covid-19 in the city to five, with 1,129 cases.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-06-20 14:40 

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Pompeo accuses UN body of hypocrisy after condemnation of US police brutality...

WASHINGTON: United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo accused the United Nations Human Rights Council of hypocrisy on Saturday (Jun 20) after ......

 2020-06-20 14:30 

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Leader of London Black Lives Matter protests demands meeting with Johnson...

LONDON: A leader of Black Lives Matter protests in London demanded a meeting with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Saturday (Jun 20) and ......

 2020-06-20 14:29 

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Delhi local communities take coronavirus battle into their own hands...

NEW DELHI - As India's capital city Delhi continues to see rising coronavirus cases put stress on the medical system, local communities and residential complexes are stepping in to buy oxygen cylinders, pulse oximeters and even ventilators for residen...

 2020-06-20 14:25 

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Cricket-South Africa postpones unique three-team fixture...

CAPE TOWN: Cricket South Africa has been forced to postpone its trial of three-team cricket after failing to win government backing for the ......

 2020-06-20 14:25 

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Dawson's late overhead kick makes Watford point...

Watford's Craig Dawson grabbed a stoppage-time equaliser with an overhead kick to earn his side a 1-1 draw with Leicester City on Saturday and a ......

 2020-06-20 13:58 

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India reports record rise in COVID-19 cases, Delhi cancels all medical staff leave...

India reported a record jump in coronavirus infections on Saturday, a day after the government in the capital New Delhi ordered hospitals to ......

 2020-06-20 13:44 

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Football: Last-gasp Craig Dawson goal earns Watford point against Leicester...

LONDON (REUTERS) - Defender Craig Dawson grabbed a stoppage-time equaliser as Watford drew 1-1 with Leicester City at Vicarage Road on Saturday (June 20) to earn a vital point in their battle for Premier League survival.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-06-20 13:19 

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Prison inmate who tested positive for Covid-19 had been jailed for overstaying...

SINGAPORE - The 21-year-old prison inmate who was reported to have tested positive for coronavirus on Friday had been sentenced on June 12 for overstaying.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-06-20 13:15 

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Football: Inter Milan title challenge still alive and kicking, says Antonio Conte...

MILAN (REUTERS) - Inter Milan coach Antonio Conte is refusing to throw in the towel and believes his team still have a chance to win Serie A despite dropping nine points behind leaders Juventus.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-06-20 13:05 

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Protecting jobs and creating better jobs for Singaporeans remains most urgent task, says DPM Heng Swee Keat...

SINGAPORE - Despite the utmost efforts to keep companies afloat to preserve jobs, some people may still find themselves out of work, said Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat on Saturday (June 20) as he declared that the Government...

 2020-06-20 12:55 

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Inter title challenge still alive and kicking, says Conte...

Inter Milan coach Antonio Conte is refusing to throw in the towel and believes his team still have a chance to win Serie A despite dropping nine ......

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