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Djokovic makes history with 19th Grand Slam title in epic French Open final
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Djokovic makes history with 19th Grand Slam title in epic French Open final

Jun 13th 2021, 7:13 PM 8,892 Views 6 Comments

The world number one became the first man in 52 years to win all four majors twice when he came from two sets down to beat Stefanos Tsitsipas.

Benjamin Netanyahu ousted as Israel's leader after 12 years
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Benjamin Netanyahu ousted as Israel's leader after 12 years

Updated Jun 13th 2021, 7:08 PM 41,452 Views 63 Comments

Naftali Bennett, head of a small ultranationalist party, will take over as premier but will have to maintain an unwieldy coalition of eight parties.

Pandev becomes 2nd oldest goalscorer ever at Euros but North Macedonia lose on debut
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# Mixed Emotions

Pandev becomes 2nd oldest goalscorer ever at Euros but North Macedonia lose on debut

Jun 13th 2021, 7:03 PM 7,482 Views 0 Comments

The underdogs were beaten 3-1 by Austria.

Switzerland rejects proposal to become first country in Europe to ban pesticides
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Switzerland rejects proposal to become first country in Europe to ban pesticides

Updated Jun 13th 2021, 6:00 PM 27,923 Views 13 Comments

An extension of emergency Covid laws was set to be passed.

Proposal to pardon jailed Catalan separatists sparks protests in Madrid
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Proposal to pardon jailed Catalan separatists sparks protests in Madrid

Jun 13th 2021, 5:25 PM 13,797 Views 13 Comments

As many as 25,000 people attended.

Raheem Sterling justifies his selection in Wembley 'back garden'
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# Star

Raheem Sterling justifies his selection in Wembley 'back garden'

Jun 13th 2021, 5:21 PM 5,952 Views 3 Comments

The 26-year-old’s place had been under threat from Jack Grealish and Marcus Rashford after a disappointing end of the season with Manchester City.

G7 countries pledge to provide one billion Covid-19 vaccinations
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G7 countries pledge to provide one billion Covid-19 vaccinations

Jun 13th 2021, 2:53 PM 7,286 Views 9 Comments

But the pledge on vaccines for poorer nations fell drastically short of the 11 billion doses that campaigners say are needed.

Rüdiger warns that Germany must be 'a little bit dirty' to subdue French flair
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# Rüdi Can't Fail

Rüdiger warns that Germany must be 'a little bit dirty' to subdue French flair

Jun 13th 2021, 2:24 PM 5,033 Views 0 Comments

‘Against players like them, you have to throw down a marker,’ says the Chelsea defender.

Adesanya retains middleweight title but new flyweight champ crowned at UFC 263
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# Mexican Standoff

Adesanya retains middleweight title but new flyweight champ crowned at UFC 263

Jun 13th 2021, 10:32 AM 5,975 Views 3 Comments

Deiveson Figueiredo was dethroned by Brandon Moreno in Arizona.

At least 12 killed by gas explosion in China, rescue operation ongoing
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At least 12 killed by gas explosion in China, rescue operation ongoing

Jun 13th 2021, 10:28 AM 8,746 Views 1 Comment

Videos shot by witnesses and verified by Beijing News show several buildings reduced to rubble and rescue workers carrying shocked survivors on stretchers.

Kawhi Leonard and Paul George lead the way as Clippers revive playoff bid
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# Too Jazzy

Kawhi Leonard and Paul George lead the way as Clippers revive playoff bid

Jun 13th 2021, 9:18 AM 1,913 Views 0 Comments

A comprehensive win over Utah Jazz in game three.

G7 to agree climate and conservation targets as summit ends
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G7 to agree climate and conservation targets as summit ends

Jun 13th 2021, 8:30 AM 6,043 Views 6 Comments

Boris Johnson said the G7 wanted to “drive a global Green Industrial Revolution to transform the way we live”.

Spurs chairman Levy warns Kane over exit talk
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# Holding Firm

Spurs chairman Levy warns Kane over exit talk

Jun 12th 2021, 10:17 PM 16,971 Views 2 Comments

Manchester City are reportedly leading the chase to sign the striker.

Christian Eriksen 'awake and in a stable condition' in hospital
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# Euro 2020

Christian Eriksen 'awake and in a stable condition' in hospital

Updated Jun 12th 2021, 6:19 PM 175,126 Views 106 Comments

Denmark’s game with Finland was temporarily suspended earlier this evening due to a medical emergency after Eriksen collapsed.

Tottenham Hotspur hire Paratici as director of football
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Tottenham Hotspur hire Paratici as director of football

Jun 12th 2021, 5:34 PM 4,178 Views 0 Comments

Paratici recently left his role at Juventus after 11 successful years with the Serie A side.

Krejcikova wins French Open, dedicates victory to Novotna
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# Roland Garros

Krejcikova wins French Open, dedicates victory to Novotna

Jun 12th 2021, 4:36 PM 3,645 Views 1 Comment

The 25-year-old emulates compatriot Hana Mandlikova who claimed the trophy in Paris in 1981.

Premiership game between Bristol and London Irish cancelled due to coronavirus issues
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# Called Off

Premiership game between Bristol and London Irish cancelled due to coronavirus issues

Jun 12th 2021, 3:34 PM 4,366 Views 0 Comments

The result has been listed as 0-0, with four points allocated to Bristol and London Irish receiving two points.

US fisherman: 'I was swallowed by humpback whale but lived to tell the tale'
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# Massachusetts

US fisherman: 'I was swallowed by humpback whale but lived to tell the tale'

Jun 12th 2021, 1:30 PM 37,902 Views 22 Comments

Michael Packard’s beyond-belief big fish yarn began when he was diving for lobster off the coast of the northeastern state of Massachusetts.

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Crusaders miss out as Blues and Highlanders advance to Super Rugby final

Jun 12th 2021, 10:44 AM 5,210 Views 0 Comments

Scott Robertson’s side have been the dominant force in recent years but won’t be part of next weekend’s decider.

Zebo scores as Racing power into Top 14 semi-finals
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# Irish Eye

Zebo scores as Racing power into Top 14 semi-finals

Jun 12th 2021, 10:27 AM 15,363 Views 32 Comments

After a derby victory over Stade Francaise, it’s La Rochelle up next.

Leona Maguire battles back from difficult start to day two to stay one off the lead in California
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# In Contention

Leona Maguire battles back from difficult start to day two to stay one off the lead in California

Jun 12th 2021, 9:43 AM 2,626 Views 1 Comment

‘Really proud of how I hung in there and battled back,’ the Cavan woman said. ‘Kept myself in the tournament.’

Embiid scores 27 as Sixers roll over Hawks in front of 16,400 fans, Suns rout Nuggets
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Embiid scores 27 as Sixers roll over Hawks in front of 16,400 fans, Suns rout Nuggets

Jun 12th 2021, 9:22 AM 1,437 Views 0 Comments

The Denver Nuggets are now facing elimination.

Raheem Sterling honoured by Queen for racial equality fight
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# Recognition

Raheem Sterling honoured by Queen for racial equality fight

Jun 11th 2021, 11:56 PM 3,912 Views 4 Comments

The 26-year-old has been heavily involved in anti-racism and anti-discrimination campaigns.

US tells J&J millions of vaccine doses can't be used due to possible contamination
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# Vaccines

US tells J&J millions of vaccine doses can't be used due to possible contamination

Jun 11th 2021, 9:31 PM 30,197 Views 30 Comments

In a statement, the FDA said “several” batches of vaccine manufactured at a facility in Baltimore are not suitable for use.

15-year-old Palestinian shot dead in clashes with Israel army, medics say
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# West Bank

15-year-old Palestinian shot dead in clashes with Israel army, medics say

Jun 11th 2021, 6:14 PM 8,093 Views 34 Comments

The health ministry said six others were wounded by live gunfire.

Amnesty terms Chinese Uyghur abuses 'crimes against humanity'
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# China

Amnesty terms Chinese Uyghur abuses 'crimes against humanity'

Jun 11th 2021, 9:07 AM 7,312 Views 19 Comments

The 160-page report by Amnesty International uses the testimony of former detainees to document the abuses.

Maguire pleased with 'really nice start' as sparkling 65 sees her hit the front in California
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# Cavan's Finest

Maguire pleased with 'really nice start' as sparkling 65 sees her hit the front in California

Jun 11th 2021, 8:28 AM 2,555 Views 1 Comment

The Cavan woman fired nine birdies to take a four-shot lead at the LPGA Mediheal Championship.

Two-time Olympic medallist hits out at 'misogynistic perverts' and pulls out of Tokyo trials
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# Claims

Two-time Olympic medallist hits out at 'misogynistic perverts' and pulls out of Tokyo trials

Jun 11th 2021, 8:10 AM 7,365 Views 1 Comment

Swimmer Maddie Groves made the shock revelation ahead of the Aussie trials starting in Adelaide on Saturday.

Bucks hang on to beat Nets, Jazz down Clippers in NBA playoffs
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# Wrap

Bucks hang on to beat Nets, Jazz down Clippers in NBA playoffs

Jun 11th 2021, 7:51 AM 1,857 Views 0 Comments

Khris Middleton scored 35 points and two-time NBA MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo bagged 33 as the Bucks trimmed the deficit in the best-of-seven series to 2-1.

Frenchman given four months in jail for slapping Macron
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Frenchman given four months in jail for slapping Macron

Jun 10th 2021, 7:00 PM 17,771 Views 36 Comments

He has been in custody since the assault, which a prosecutor at the hearing called “absolutely unacceptable” and “an act of deliberate violence”.

Hungarian prime minister 'agrees' with fans booing Irish footballers taking a knee
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# Defence

Hungarian prime minister 'agrees' with fans booing Irish footballers taking a knee

Updated Jun 10th 2021, 3:00 PM 47,235 Views 78 Comments

‘If you are a guest in a country, then understand its culture, and don’t provoke the locals or the host.’

Uefa demands Ukraine make changes to 'political' jersey
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# Response

Uefa demands Ukraine make changes to 'political' jersey

Jun 10th 2021, 2:05 PM 5,989 Views 7 Comments

Ukraine’s Euro kit has sparked fury in Russia.

Russian anti-corruption Navalny group vows to 'continue to fight'
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Russian anti-corruption Navalny group vows to 'continue to fight'

Jun 10th 2021, 10:43 AM 5,725 Views 6 Comments

The group, led by critic Alexei Nalvalny, was recently branded an extremist group by a court in Moscow.

Facebook to make remote working permanent option for staff - even from abroad
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# Work From Anywhere

Facebook to make remote working permanent option for staff - even from abroad

Jun 10th 2021, 9:27 AM 25,931 Views 32 Comments

Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg has said he expects the shift to remote work to be a lasting one.

Three Palestinians killed in clash with Israeli special forces in the West Bank
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Three Palestinians killed in clash with Israeli special forces in the West Bank

Jun 10th 2021, 8:28 AM 8,567 Views 26 Comments

The shooting followed an earlier shooting involving Israeli soldiers and one of the men, it has been claimed.

Djokovic sets up Nadal reunion after curfew-interrupted French Open quarter-final
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# Roland Garros

Djokovic sets up Nadal reunion after curfew-interrupted French Open quarter-final

Updated Jun 9th 2021, 11:01 PM 4,871 Views 1 Comment

Matteo Berrettini was his quarter-final opponent.

Cristiano Ronaldo and Bruno Fernandes score as Portugal breeze past Israel ahead of Euros
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# Warm Up Complete

Cristiano Ronaldo and Bruno Fernandes score as Portugal breeze past Israel ahead of Euros

Jun 9th 2021, 10:17 PM 6,803 Views 1 Comment

Joao Cancelo was also on target in the 4-0 win.

Brady says he sparked NFL title run with injured left knee
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# Tom V Time

Brady says he sparked NFL title run with injured left knee

Jun 9th 2021, 7:57 PM 3,899 Views 0 Comments

‘It was an injury I dealt with really since last April, May. I knew I’d have to do something at the end of the year and happy I did it.’

Nadal loses a set but reaches 14th French Open semi-final
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# Roland Garros

Nadal loses a set but reaches 14th French Open semi-final

Jun 9th 2021, 5:35 PM 2,578 Views 0 Comments

The 35-year-old extended his incredible French Open record to 105 wins and two losses.

Lazio name Maurizio Sarri as new manager
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# Sarriball

Lazio name Maurizio Sarri as new manager

Jun 9th 2021, 5:03 PM 3,469 Views 1 Comment

The Italian previously had spells with Napoli, Chelsea and Juventus.