FILE PHOTO: Japanese finance minister Taro Aso takes questions at the annual meeting of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank in Washington, U.S., Oct. 18, 2019. REUTERS/James Lawler Duggan/File Photo RIYADH (Reuters) – Japanese finance minister Taro Aso criticized on Sunday a U.S. tax reform proposal that he said could undermine global efforts to
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – The Houston Astros, the Boston Red Sox and Major League Baseball asked a U.S. judge to dismiss a proposed class-action lawsuit by DraftKings participants who said the teams’ electronic sign-stealing distorted fantasy baseball contests they wagered on. In filings with the Manhattan federal court on Friday night, the defendants said courts
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(Reuters) – In the days leading up to Saturday’s Democratic presidential caucuses in Nevada, Bernie Sanders withstood one attack after another over his Medicare for All plan – both from his rivals and the state’s powerful hotel and casino workers’ union. FILE PHOTO: U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders celebrates with his wife Jane
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(Reuters) – The following is a list of international sports events affected by the outbreak of the new coronavirus. Formula One F1 – Chinese Grand Prix – Shanghai International Circuit, Shanghai, China – April 14, 2019 General view during the warm up lap before the race REUTERS/Aly Song/File Photo ATHLETICS * The World Athletics Indoor
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Bernie Sanders’ convincing win in the Nevada caucuses signaled his campaign is gathering strength and reaching voters who had previously eluded him, putting him on a path – for now – toward the Democratic presidential nomination. U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders celebrates with his wife Jane after being declared the
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FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson leaves Downing Street in London, Britain February 12, 2020. REUTERS/Hannah McKay (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Brexit team has been ordered to come up with plans to “get around” the Northern Ireland protocol in the Brexit withdrawal agreement, the Sunday Times newspaper reported. Officials in Taskforce
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PETALING JAYA: A dinner of 131 MPs from both sides of the divide but in support of Prime MinisterTun Dr Mahathir Mohamad serving a full term ended with all smiles. About a hundred supporters from the various parties were also gathered to show their support. Sources said that the briefings inside were welcome for all
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ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Nine people died and hundreds of buildings collapsed in southeastern Turkey on Sunday after a magnitude-5.7 earthquake struck near the border with Iran, injuring dozens in villages and towns in both countries, government officials said. Three of those killed were children and 37 Turks were injured, including nine critically, Turkey’s health ministry
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TUARAN: Seorang lelaki maut manakala seorang lagi kanak-kanak lelaki berusia 12 tahun parah selepas kereta jenis Perodua Kancil dinaiki mereka terputus dua akibat kemalangan di Jalan Kampung Bakut, di sini, pagi tadi. Dalam kejadian kira-kira jam 11.05 pagi itu, mangsa yang maut adalah pemandu kereta terbabit berusia 22 tahun kerana kecederaan teruk di bahagian kepala.
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KOTA KINABALU: Tiga warga Filipina ditahan dalam operasi bersepadu di empat lokasi yang dikenalpasti menjadi ‘sarang’ pendatang asing tanpa izin (PATI), di sini. Dalam operasi semalam yang bermula kira-kira jam 2 petang itu, seramai 20 individu telah diperiksa. Ketua Polis Daerah Kota Kinabalu, Asisten Komisioner Habibi Majinji berkata, semua yang diperiksa dibawa ke Ibu Pejabat
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(Reuters) – Britain’s Tyson Fury delivered a dominant performance in his heavyweight championship bout with Deontay Wilder on Saturday, overwhelming his opponent to earn a seventh round TKO victory in Las Vegas. Boxing – Deontay Wilder v Tyson Fury – WBC Heavyweight Title – The Grand Garden Arena at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States
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CANBERRA: The Australian government has relaxed its coronavirus travel ban to allow some students from China into the country after Minister for Health Greg Hunt said Covid-19 has been contained in Australia. As a result, Chinese students enrolled in Australian secondary schools – excluding those from Hubei province, will be able to apply for an
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KOTA KINABALU: Luke Peel and Tho Siaw Khim mencuri tumpuan pada Kota Kinabalu City Half Marathon yang berakhir di Padang Merdeka, di sini, pagi tadi. Luke dari Singapura dan Siaw Khim dari negeri jiran Sarawak bukan sahaja memenangi kategori masing-masing tetapi juga pelari terpantas menghabiskan larian sepanjang 21km itu. Menerusi acara Lelaki untuk kategori umur
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