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Liverpool stretch Premier League lead, Chelsea, Tottenham hit form

Sun, Sep. 15, 2019

Tammy Abraham’s sensational form continued as the English forward scored a hat-trick as Chelsea romped to a 5-2 win at Wolves.

US park rangers debunk myth on tossing banana peels, apple cores

Sat, Sep. 14, 2019

Floods in northeastern Thailand have submerged homes, roads and bridges, leaving more than 23,000 people in evacuation shelters as anger grows over the government's "slow" emergency response.

Russia's world-first floating nuclear plant arrives in port

Sat, Sep. 14, 2019

Russia's world first floating nuclear power station on Saturday completed a 5,000-kilometre (3,100-mile) Arctic transfer to the country's far east.

England 'spurred' by 2015 World Cup flop, says Farrell

Sat, Sep. 14, 2019

England captain Owen Farrell said Saturday that memories of the team's horror World Cup four years ago will be a driving force as they seek redemption in Japan.

Erdogan suggests Turkey could look to Russia for jets

Sat, Aug. 31, 2019

Following Turkey’s controversial purchase of the Russian S-400 missile defense system, Washington discontinued Turkey’s involvement in the F-35 program.

Can global matcha craze save Japan's tea industry?

Wed, Aug. 28, 2019

From matcha ice cream to cake and chocolate, producers of traditional Japanese green tea are capitalising on growing global interest in its flavour -- even as demand for the drink declines at home.

CO2 row over climate activist Thunberg's yacht trip to New York

Wed, Aug. 21, 2019

The 16-year-old Swede, whose school strikes have inspired children across the world to protest against global warming, refuses to fly because of the carbon emissions caused by planes.

Man United manager refuses to blame Pogba after penalty miss

Wed, Aug. 21, 2019

Pogba wasted a chance to give United their second successive Premier League win when his penalty was saved by Wolves keeper Rui Patricio.