Sun, 25 Aug 2019

Sergio Ramos hails Neymar

Leeds [UK], Aug 25 (ANI): Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos praised Paris Saint-Germain's (PSG) Neymar saying that the Brazil international ...

Brazilian Troops Begin Deploying to Fight Amazon Fires

Backed by military aircraft, Brazilian troops on Saturday were deploying in the Amazon to fight fires that have swept the ...

The Amazon is on fire ? here are 5 things you need to know

Record fires are raging in Brazil's Amazon rainforest, with more than 2,500 fires currently burning. They are collectively emitting huge ...

Lyles storms to Paris 200m win

Paris - Noah Lyles scorched to a dominant victory in the 200m at Saturday's Diamond League meet in Paris and ...

Bok RWC party: Late Willemse bid in vain?

Cape Town - Close ... but no cigar.That may be the Springbok World Cup squad fate of Damian Willemse, the ...

MoS MEA pays floral tribute to Mahatma Gandhi in Peru

Lima [Peru], Aug 25 (ANI): V Muraleedharan, the Minister of State (MoS) for External Affairs paid floral tributes to Mahatma ...

Hundreds of new fires in Brazil as outrage over Amazon grows

Hundreds of new fires are raging in the Amazon rainforest in Brazil, official data showed Saturday, as thousands of troops ...

Colombia captures top drug trafficker

The "finance chief" and brother of the head of Colombia's top drug gang was captured on Thursday, the country's president ...

Brazil's Bolsonaro prepares to send army to fight Amazon fires

Brasilia [Brazil], Aug 24 (ANI): Under increasing international pressure to contain the record numbers of fires in the Amazon, Brazilian ...

Bolsonaro mulls deploying army to combat Amazon fires

Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said Friday he is considering deploying the army to help combat fires raging in the Amazon ...

The Amazon is burning: 4 essential reads on Brazil's vanishing rainforest

Nearly 40,000 fires are incinerating Brazil's Amazon rainforest, the latest outbreak in an overactive fire season that has charred 1,330 ...

UN, France raise concern over Amazon wildfires 'crisis'

Salvador, Brazil - Paris and the United Nations called on Thursday for the protection of the fire-plagued Amazon rainforest as ...

Give Pitso the Bafana job - Palacios

Cape Town - Former Peruvian international and Orlando Pirates development director, Augusto Palacios, himself a former Bafana coach of note, ...

Bok RWC squad: Expect 'mundane Monday'!

Cape Town - For those who relish high drama, Monday afternoon's announcement of the 31-strong Springbok squad for RWC 2019 ...

The Amazon is on fire - here are 5 things you need to know

Record fires are raging in Brazil's Amazon rainforest, with more than 2,500 fires currently burning. They are collectively emitting huge ...

Belarus's Lukashenka, Weary of Russia Union, Seeks to Buy U.S. Crude

Belarus is seeking to buy U.S. oil for its refineries for the first time as it strives to diversify supplies ...

South America eye clean sweep in absence of star names at Vuelta

Madrid - A swathe of absentees leaves the door open for a first-time winner and a South American clean sweep ...

Lyles steps into Paris spotlight

Paris - Almost 10 years to the day that Jamaican legend Usain Bolt scorched to a blistering world record of ...

World Cup brings hope to Japan's tsunami-hit 'rugby town'

Kamaishi - When Fiji and Uruguay clash next month for a Rugby World Cup match in the small northern Japanese ...

Wales try prompts World Rugby law change

Cape Town - World Rugby has announced an amendment to to stipulate that a match cannot restart until a player ...

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G7 to have emergency session on fires in Amazon

BRASILIA, Brazil - Under increasing international pressure to contain the record numbers of fires in the Amazon, Brazilian President Jair ...

African children forced from school by conflict

A surge in "deliberate" attacks against students, teachers and schools in West and Central Africa has led to a tripling ...

After 34 years, Rotary and partners to nail global polio-eradication

BRAZZAVILLE, Republic of Congo - What started out as an extraordinary ambition for a global service group 34 years ago, ...

Disaster risk reduction a must for nations in Asia Pacific, says ESCAP

Changing patterns and worsening impacts of natural disasters in Asia and the Pacific, coupled with environmental degradation and climate change, ...

U.S. law enforcement nail man who pretended to be federal agent

CINCINNATI, Ohio - When Shane Ryan Hammond burst into an Ohio home in 2017 to apprehend a suspected bail jumper, ...

Afghanistan War claims lives of two more U.S. troops

KABUL, Afghanistan - Two U.S. soldiers have been killed in action in Afghanistan.Their deaths, confirmed by a statement from NATO, ...

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