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The head of Egypt's censorship board has resigned in protest at a decision to pull Lebanese star Haifa Wehbe's latest movie, which has been criticised for scenes deemed sexually provocative. On...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 12:16
The head of Egypt's censorship board has resigned in protest at a decision to pull Lebanese star Haifa Wehbe's latest movie, which has been criticised for scenes deemed sexually provocative. On...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 12:16
English Premier League table after Saturday's early match (played, won, drawn, lost, goals for, goals against, points): Liverpool 34 24 5 5 93 42 77 Chelsea 34 23 6 5 66 24 75...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 12:16
English Premier League table after Saturday's early match (played, won, drawn, lost, goals for, goals against, points): Liverpool 34 24 5 5 93 42 77 Chelsea 34 23 6 5 66 24 75...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 12:16
Stanislas Wawrinka made it into his first ever Monte Carlo Masters final with a 6-1, 7-6 (7/3) semi-final win over David Ferrer on Saturday. Ferrer had clinched his last four spot by toppling Monte...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 12:15
Stanislas Wawrinka made it into his first ever Monte Carlo Masters final with a 6-1, 7-6 (7/3) semi-final win over David Ferrer on Saturday. Ferrer had clinched his last four spot by toppling Monte...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 12:15
Results of the Fed Cup semi-final between the Czech Republic and Italy in the eastern Czech city of Ostrava on Saturday: Czech Republic 1 Italy 0 Lucie Safarova (CZE) bt Sara Errani (ITA) 6-4, 6-1...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 09:19
Promoted side Vissel Kobe beat Kashima Antlers 3-2 on Saturday to climb into first place in the J-League for at least 24 hours. Keijiro Ogawa scored a header in the 69th minute to give Vissel the...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 09:18
Rescuers on Mount Everest found the body of a 13th Nepalese guide on Saturday as authorities ruled out hope of finding any more survivors from the deadliest accident ever on the world's highest peak...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 09:18
J-League results on Saturday: Vegalta Sendai 0 Sagan Tosu 3 (Niwa 45, Watanabe 59-og, Hayasaka 90) Tokushima Vortis 0 Shimizu S-Pulse 4 (Novakovic 11, 19, Takagi 76, Omae 90+2) Kashima Antlers 2...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 09:18
German carmaker Volkswagen is targeting double digit sales growth in China this year and will launch two new hybrid cars in the world's leading auto market, the group's chief said on Saturday. "For...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 09:18
Four French journalists taken hostage in Syria last year were freed on Saturday after a 10-month ordeal in the world's most dangerous country for the media. French President Francois Hollande...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 09:18
Four French journalists taken hostage in Syria last year were freed on Saturday after a 10-month ordeal in the world's most dangerous country for the media. French President Francois Hollande...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 09:18
An Israel Folau try in the opening 28 seconds proved the difference as the New South Wales Waratahs ended a nine-year Super 15 losing streak against the Northern Bulls on Saturday. Folau scored his...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 09:18
An Israel Folau try in the opening 28 seconds proved the difference as the New South Wales Waratahs ended a nine-year Super 15 losing streak against the Northern Bulls on Saturday. Folau scored his...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 09:18
Former Apple chief executive John Sculley, whose marketing skills helped bring the personal computer to desktops worldwide, says he plans to launch a mobile phone in India to exploit its still...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 09:17
Former Apple chief executive John Sculley, whose marketing skills helped bring the personal computer to desktops worldwide, says he plans to launch a mobile phone in India to exploit its still...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 09:17
J-League standings after Saturday's games (played, won, drawn, lost, goals for, goals against, points): Vissel Kobe 8 5 2 1 18 9 17 Sanfrecce Hiroshima 7 5 1 1 13 7 16 Urawa Red Diamonds 8 5 1 2 12...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 09:17
J-League standings after Saturday's games (played, won, drawn, lost, goals for, goals against, points): Vissel Kobe 8 5 2 1 18 9 17 Sanfrecce Hiroshima 7 5 1 1 13 7 16 Urawa Red Diamonds 8 5 1 2 12...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 09:17
Grid for the Chinese Grand Prix following qualifying on Saturday: 1st row Lewis Hamilton (GBR/Mercedes) Daniel Ricciardo (AUS/Red Bull-Renault) 2nd row Sebastian Vettel (GER/Red Bull-Renault) Nico...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:56
Two people, one of them a boy of 10, were shot dead and a woman was seriously wounded in an overnight attack near the eastern Belgian city of Liege, reports said on Saturday. The attack took place...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:56
The search for missing flight MH370 is at a "critical juncture", Malaysia's transport minister said Saturday, two days after Australia's premier said a submersible device had one week to find...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:56
Four French journalists held captive in Syria for almost a year were free and "in good health" on Saturday, President Francois Hollande told AFP. In a statement to AFP, the president said he had "...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:56
Lewis Hamilton convincingly snared pole position for the Chinese Grand Prix Saturday as he put himself in line to win three races in a row for the first time and seize control of the championship....
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:56
Another 14 Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram Islamists in the northeast have escaped, leaving 85 missing on Saturday after an attack that has sparked global outrage, an official said. The...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:56
A drone strike Saturday killed 15 Al-Qaeda suspects and three civilians in Yemen's central Baida province, a stronghold of the extremist group, a security official said. The jihadists were travelling...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:55
Indonesia said Saturday it would be "proud" to host the 2019 Asian Games after sports sources indicated it was the favourite to take on the event after Vietnam withdrew. Vietnam's Prime Minister...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:55
The effort to find missing flight MH370 is at a "very critical juncture", Malaysia's transport minister said Saturday as authorities mull whether to reassess a challenging search of the Indian Ocean...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:55
Russia was under intense US pressure Saturday to convince pro-Moscow rebels in Ukraine to give up eastern towns they are occupying, after Washington said the situation in the former Soviet republic...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:54
The effort to find missing flight MH370 is at a "very critical juncture", Malaysia's transport minister said Saturday as authorities mull whether to reassess a challenging search of the Indian Ocean...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:54
Result of a Super 15 match between the Waikato Chiefs and Canterbury Crusaders at Waikato Stadium on Saturday: Waikato Chiefs (NZL) 17 Canterbury Crusaders (NZL) 18 (h-t: 17-9) Chiefs - Try: Tom...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:54
The causes may be very different and the toll far heavier but Italian media have pointed to similarities between the ferry disaster of the Sewol in South Korea and the Costa Concordia cruise ship...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:54
Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate met with the families of Australian soldiers killed in recent conflicts Saturday and took a front-row fighter jet seat as their tour headed north. The royal...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:53
A drone strike Saturday killed 15 Al-Qaeda suspects and three civilians in Yemen's central Baida province, a stronghold of the extremist group, a security official said. The jihadists were travelling...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:53
Germany took hold of their Fed Cup semi-final on Saturday, winning both the opening day singles to lead Australia 2-0 in Brisbane. Andrea Petkovic downed Australia's number one and former US Open...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:53
A drone strike Saturday killed 15 Al-Qaeda suspects and three civilians in Yemen's central Baida province, a stronghold of the extremist group, a security official said. The jihadists were travelling...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:53
Rescuers on Mount Everest Saturday found the body of a 13th Nepalese guide buried under snow as authorities ruled out hope of finding any more survivors from the deadliest accident ever on the world'...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:52
Russia was under intense US pressure Saturday to convince pro-Moscow rebels in Ukraine to give up eastern towns they are occupying, after Washington said the situation in the former Soviet republic...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:51
Four French journalists held captive in Syria for almost a year were free and "in good health" on Saturday, President Francois Hollande told AFP, saying they would be back in France within hours. In...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:51
Rivalry between jihadist groups fighting in Syria has sharply divided global militant ranks once loosely allied under Al-Qaeda, sparking infighting which experts say has hampered efforts to topple...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:51
Lewis Hamilton put himself in line Saturday to win a third race in a row for the first time in his career when he convincingly took pole position for Sunday's Chinese grand prix. Under steady rain,...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:51
Iran's Foreign Ministry dismissed as "illegal" plans by US prosecutors to sell an Iran-linked Manhattan skyscraper in the largest terror-related seizure to date, media reports said Saturday. Ministry...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:50
Leading third-round scores on Saturday in the $2.75 million Maybank Malaysian Open at the Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club: 202 - Lee Westwood (ENG) 65-66-71 203 - Andy Sullivan (ENG) 70-67-66 206...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:50
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South Sudan's army said Saturday they had "lost communication" with commanders battling rebels in a key oil state where rebels have seized a major town, amid a worsening conflict engulfing the young...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:50
Lee Westwood survived high temperatures and fierce competition from compatriot Andy Sullivan to cling onto the lead in the Malaysian Open on Saturday by a single-stroke. The Englishman, who boasts an...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:50
Rescuers searched Mount Everest for bodies Saturday as authorities ruled out hope of finding any more survivors from an avalanche that killed at least 12 Nepalese guides in the deadliest accident...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:49
Result of an Australian A-League match played on Saturday: Elimination play-offs: Central Coast Mariners 1 (Ibini 67) Adelaide United 0 Friday Melbourne Victory 2 (Thompson 19, Finkler 90+2) Sydney...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:49
The arrested captain of the South Korean ferry that capsized three days ago with 476 people on board defended his decision to delay its evacuation, as divers Saturday spotted bodies inside the...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:49
President Vladimir Putin on Saturday said nothing should impede the normalisation of relations between Russia and the West, after ties hit a post-Cold War low due to the standoff over Ukraine. His...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:49
The arrested captain of the South Korean ferry that capsized three days ago with 476 people on board defended his decision to delay its evacuation, as divers Saturday finally accessed the submerged...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:49
Iran and world powers will resume technical talks next month in New York ahead of further negotiations on a lasting nuclear deal, a senior Iranian official said Saturday. The talks will take place...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:49
Peter Moores has been given a second chance as England head coach, after the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) announced his appointment on Saturday. Moores, the first man to twice be appointed...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:48
Pope Francis on Saturday voiced condolences for the victims of a ferry disaster in South Korea, where 273 people are missing and 29 have been confirmed dead. "Please join me in praying for the...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:48
US police arrested a man late Friday after he entered the Los Angeles Times building and threatened to start shooting, the newspaper said. It was unclear if the man was carrying a weapon or fired any...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:48
Results from the Fed Cup World Group semi-final between Australia and Germany on Saturday: Australia 0 Germany 2 Andrea Petkovic (GER) bt Samantha Stosur (AUS) 6-1, 7-6 (9/7) Angelique Kerber (GER)...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:48
Peter Moores has been appointed as the new England head coach, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) announced Saturday. Moores, now England coach for the second time, replaced Andy Flower after...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:47
Lewis Hamilton put himself in line Saturday to win a third race in a row for the first time in his career when he convincingly took pole position for Sunday's Chinese grand prix. Under steady rain,...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:47
President Vladimir Putin on Saturday said nothing should impede the normalisation of relations between Russia and the West, after ties hit a post-Cold War low due to the standoff over Ukraine. "It...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:47
Sebastian Vettel admitted he needs to raise his game after Red Bull team-mate Daniel Ricciardo on Saturday again out-qualified the four-time world champion at the Chinese Grand Prix. Ricciardo was no...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:17
Defending champions Central Coast Mariners reached the semi-finals of Australia's A-League with a 1-0 win over Adelaide United in the elimination play-off in Gosford on Saturday. A Bernie Ibini goal...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:17
Colin Slade kicked the Canterbury Crusaders to a cliff-hanger 18-17 victory over the Waikato Chiefs in a physically demanding clash between New Zealand's two glamour Super 15 sides on Saturday. It...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:17
One of the four French hostages freed after 10 months in captivity in Syria said Saturday he was "very happy to be free", Turkey's Dogan News Agency reported. Didier Francois, smiling broadly and...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:17
A majority of inhabitants in Ukraine's pro-Russian protest hub Donetsk do not want to join Russia but consider the government in Kiev to be illegitimate, according to a poll published Saturday. 52.2...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:17
One of the four French hostages freed after 10 months in captivity in Syria said in Turkey Saturday he was "very happy to be free", the Dogan News Agency reported. Didier Francois, smiling broadly...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:17
The leader of Nigeria's Boko Haram Islamists Abubakar Shekau claimed responsibility for a bombing in Nigeria's capital that killed at least 75 people, in a video message obtained by AFP on Saturday...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:17
South Sudan's army said on Saturday they had "lost communication" with commanders battling rebels in a key oil state where rebels have seized a major town, amid a worsening conflict engulfing the...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:17
Four French journalists taken hostage in Syria last year were freed on Saturday after a 10-month ordeal in the world's most dangerous country for the media. French President Francois Hollande said...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:17
Lewis Hamilton said F1 teams should be allowed more tyres Saturday after restrictions prompted some drivers to sit out final practice for the Chinese Grand Prix, meaning a raw deal for fans. Hamilton...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:17
The leader of Nigeria's Boko Haram Islamists Abubakar Shekau claimed responsibility for a bombing in Nigeria's capital that killed at least 75 people, in a video message obtained by AFP on Saturday...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:16
The leader of Nigeria's Boko Haram Islamists Abubakar Shekau claimed responsibility for a bombing in Nigeria's capital that killed at least 75 people, in a video message obtained by AFP on Saturday...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:16
We will file the following videos: -- TOP WORLD NEWS -- + KOREA FERRY Coming up: JINDO, SOUTH KOREA: The search continues for survivors after a ferry carrying hundreds capsized. RAW. TBA Filed...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:16
We will file the following videos: -- TOP WORLD NEWS -- + KOREA FERRY Coming up: JINDO, SOUTH KOREA: The search continues for survivors after a ferry carrying hundreds capsized. RAW. TBA Filed...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:16
Egyptian leftist Hamdeen Sabbahi on Saturday submitted the documents required to run in next month's presidential election, in which he is seen as the main rival to former army chief Abdel Fattah al-...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:16
Egyptian leftist Hamdeen Sabbahi on Saturday submitted the documents required to run in next month's presidential election, in which he is seen as the main rival to former army chief Abdel Fattah al-...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 08:16
Qualifying results from the Chinese Grand Prix on Saturday (Q denotes qualified): Q1 1. Lewis Hamilton (GBR) Mercedes 1:55.516 (Q), 2. Nico Hulkenberg (GER) Force India-Mercedes 1:55.913 (Q), 3....
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 06:03
The Philippines said Saturday it was stepping up its defences against the deadly MERS virus, with the large numbers of Filipino workers in the Middle East seen as potential carriers. "It is important...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 06:03
President Barack Obama will use an Asian tour beginning next week to bolster US alliances in the region at a time of increased geopolitical tension. Obama is scheduled to visit Japan, South Korea,...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 06:03
Rescuers searched Mount Everest for bodies Saturday as authorities ruled out hope of finding any more survivors from an avalanche that killed at least 12 Nepalese guides in the deadliest accident...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 06:03
Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri has called for unity in a new interview amid widening divisions with a rival jihadist organisation rooted in the Syrian civil war. The interview, which the SITE...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 06:02
Automaker Fiat-Chrysler said on Saturday that it would begin producing the iconic American brand Jeep in China from 2015 to meet demand in the world's largest car market. Fiat-Chrysler -- created by...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 06:02
Brazilian football star Neymar said Friday he would be well enough to play in the World Cup in June despite a foot injury that could force him to miss the rest of the club season. The 22-year-old...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 06:02
With a nighttime procession lit by the glimmer of devotional candles and the flash of smartphone cameras, a church in Turkish-held northern Cyprus hosted its first Easter mass in nearly 60 years....
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 06:02
With a nighttime procession lit by the glimmer of devotional candles and the flash of smartphone cameras, a church in Turkish-held northern Cyprus hosted its first Easter mass in nearly 60 years....
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 06:02
Qualifying results from the Chinese Grand Prix on Saturday (Q denotes qualified): Q2 1. Lewis Hamilton (GBR) Mercedes 1:54.029 (Q), 2. Sebastian Vettel (GER) Red Bull-Renault 1:54.499 (Q), 3. Nico...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 06:02
Qualifying results from the Chinese Grand Prix on Saturday (Q denotes qualified): Q3 1. Lewis Hamilton (GBR) Mercedes 1:53.860, 2. Daniel Ricciardo (AUS) Red Bull-Renault 1:54.455, 3. Sebastian...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 06:02
China on Saturday announced the removal of the head of one its major state-owned firms, conglomerate China Resources, for suspected law violations, state media reported using terms which typically...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 06:02
The arrested captain of the South Korean ferry that capsized three days ago with 476 people on board defended his decision to delay its evacuation, as divers Saturday finally accessed the submerged...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 06:02
Nick Calathes, a Greek rookie backup guard for the Memphis Grizzlies, was suspended 20 games without pay Friday by the NBA for a doping violation, the league announced. Only minutes before the...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 06:02
Australia's Daniel Ricciardo pushed his Red Bull to the fastest lap time during a wet final practice session on Saturday for the Chinese Grand Prix. With championship leader Nico Rosberg and Mercedes...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 06:02
With a nighttime procession lit by the glimmer of devotional candles and the flash of smartphone cameras, a church in Turkish-held northern Cyprus hosted its first Easter mass in nearly 60 years....
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 06:02
Providing a DNA sample marked an emotional watershed for Han Mi-Ok -- a heart-wrenching acceptance that she was unlikely to ever see her child alive again. Her son Song Kang-Hyun was one of 325 high...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 06:01
Former world champions Kimi Raikkonen and Jenson Button both missed the final shoot-out at a wet qualifying session for the Chinese Grand Prix on Saturday. Raikkonen, racing in front of new Ferrari...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 06:01
Mauritian Kersley Appou could become the oldest international goalscorer Sunday just seven days after creating African football history. The striker overtook Cameroon legend Roger Milla last weekend...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 06:01
Mauritian Kersley Appou could become the oldest international goalscorer Sunday just seven days after creating African football history. The striker overtook Cameroon legend Roger Milla last weekend...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 06:01
Former Japan coach Philippe Troussier wants to end his career in the dugout by coaching the home country's team at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, he told AFP. The 59-year-old Frenchman, currently on a...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 06:01
Former Japan coach Philippe Troussier wants to end his career in the dugout by coaching the home country's team at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, he told AFP. The 59-year-old Frenchman, currently on a...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 06:01
Oldest international goalscorers among FIFA member nations (name, country, age when scored, opponents) ahead of a 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier on Sunday. Mauritian Kersley Appou, who will be...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 06:01
Oldest international goalscorers among FIFA member nations (name, country, age when scored, opponents) ahead of a 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier on Sunday. Mauritian Kersley Appou, who will be...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 06:01
Online lodging listings website Airbnb inked a $450 million funding deal with investors led by TPG, a source close to the matter said Friday. The agreement, which also included Dragoneer Investment...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 03:05
Investigators on Saturday arrested the captain accused of abandoning the South Korean ferry that capsized three days ago with 476 people on board, as divers finally accessed the submerged vessel and...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 03:05