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3 days ago | March 28, 2020

Barca cut wages of players, staff

BARCELONA. — Barcelona are taking measures to cut the wages of their players and staff to reduce the economic effects of ...

Qualified athletes to keep Olympics spots

LONDON. — Athletes who had already qualified for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics before they were postponed will keep their ...

Ighalo offered contract at Shenhua

MANCHESTER. — Manchester United loanee Odion Ighalo has been offered a two-year contract extension worth more than £400 ...

Arteta afraid of people he infected

LONDON.  — Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta feared who he might have infected when he tested positive for the coronavirus, ...

3 days ago | March 27, 2020

Coronavirus: Prime Minister Boris Johnson tests positive

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has tested positive for coronavirus and is self-isolating in Downing Street. He said he had ...

COVID-19: Boris Johnson tests positive

In a tweet earlier today, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson confirmed that he had tested positive for coronavirus.

5 days ago | March 26, 2020

Prince Charles tests positive for coronavirus

Prince Charles (71) is displaying mild symptoms ‘‘but otherwise remains in good health’’, a spokesman said, adding that ...

Boko Haram kills 92 Chadian soldiers

Boko Haram extremists have killed at least 92 Chadian soldiers in the deadliest attack on the nation’s forces, Chad’s ...

Guineans head to polls in historic constitution vote

Voters in the West African state Guinea were being called to the polls on Sunday  for a bitterly-disputed referendum ...

60 people found dead in cargo container

More than 60 people believed to be migrants from Ethiopia have been found dead in a cargo container in Mozambique’s ...

5 days ago | March 25, 2020

COVID-19: Prince Charles tests positive

The Prince of Wales has tested positive for coronavirus, Clarence House has announced.

6 days ago | March 24, 2020

Veteran Afro-jazz star Manu Dibango dies after contracting coronavirus

Veteran Afro jazz star Manu Dibango died on Tuesday after contracting the new coronavirus, his music publisher told ...

1 week ago | March 23, 2020

An earthquake has rocked Croatia’s capital Zagreb, damaging ...

A teenager is in a critical condition after a roof collapsed, local media say. The spire of the city's cathedral also ...

Asia shares bounce after rout

Asian shares staged a rare rally on Friday as Wall Street eked out gains, bonds rallied and oil boasted its biggest ...

1 week ago | March 21, 2020

British arrests man for ‘failure to self-isolates’

LONDON. — Police yesterday made their first arrest linked to coronavirus quarantining after a 26-year-old man was held ...