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Roma close gap on Napoli after derby win

Roma close gap on Napoli after derby win

Roma moved to within two points of Serie A leaders Napoli after squeezing past local rivals Lazio 2-1 yesterday as Italy resumed domestic action following the World Cup disaster for the national team.

Prince Charles leads tributes to war dead

Prince Charles leads tributes to war dead

The Prince of Wales has led the nation in honouring Britain’s war dead on Remembrance Sunday, as the Queen observed the service from a balcony.

Catalonia’s biggest bank warns on economy as next showdown looms

Catalonia’s biggest bank warns on economy as next showdown looms

Catalonia’s biggest bank warned a prolonged political conflict in the rebel region would inflict more wounds on the economy as separatists and the Spanish government prepared for their next showdown.

Kohli hails India’s latest spin attack

Kohli hails India’s latest spin attack

Skipper Virat Kohli yesterday hailed India’s rotation policy for helping unearth his side’s potent new spin attack of Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal.

Video Home, Jumbo Electronics earn sales achievement awards

Video Home, Jumbo Electronics earn sales achievement awards

Video Home and Jumbo Electronics have been honoured with the Outstanding Sales Achievement Award by Dometic Middle East for their “excellent sales performance” during 2016-17.

England’s Alli says offensive gesture was ‘joke’

England’s Alli says offensive gesture was ‘joke’

England’s Dele Alli said he was having ‘a joke’ with teammate Kyle Walker after he was caught on camera raising his middle finger during Monday’s 2-1 win over Slovakia.

Hope springs for Holder after Windies victory

Hope springs for Holder after Windies victory

West Indies captain Jason Holder said he had never lost belief in his side after they vindicated his faith with a stunning five-wicket win over England in the second Test at Headingley.

QU gets largest number of grants for research

QU gets largest number of grants for research

Qatar University (QU) was awarded the largest number of grants in the 10th cycle of National Priorities Research Programme (NPRP), a flagship programme of Qatar National Research Fund (QNRF).

Lula launches unlikely bid to retake the presidency

Lula launches unlikely bid to retake the presidency

Brazil’s former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has never taken the easy path but on Thursday the one-time shoeshine boy turned political giant embarked on his most audacious challenge yet: to recapture the presidency – and avoid prison.

Kenya plots Worlds conquest without Rudisha

Kenya plots Worlds conquest without Rudisha

Kenya’s athletes were set to fly out to London’s World Championships yesterday, their hopes for domination battered by the last-minute withdrawal of 800m Olympic champion David Rudisha with a quad injury.

Air India’s Salvador Dali ashtrays and surreal debt cloud sale push

Air India’s Salvador Dali ashtrays and surreal debt cloud sale push

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s cabinet has signed off on a plan to sell all or part of Air India Ltd, a debt-ridden, state-run carrier with the most unusual baggage.