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Sri Lankan court dismisses challenge to presidential candidate Rajapaksa's citizenship

Sri Lankan court dismisses challenge to presidential candidate Rajapaksa's citizenship

A Sri Lankan court on Friday dismissed a legal challenge to presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa's Sri Lankan citizenship, removing a major barrier he faced in contesting the Nov. 16 poll.

Huawei hails own apps in Mate 30 challenge to iPhone 11

Huawei hails own apps in Mate 30 challenge to iPhone 11

Huawei directly challenged Apple's new iPhone 11 with its new Mate 30 smartphone range on Thursday, highlighting its own apps brand while sidestepping the critical issue of access to Google services.

Heathrow expansion clears latest hurdle as High Court rejects legal challenge

Heathrow expansion clears latest hurdle as High Court rejects legal challenge

The expansion of London's Heathrow Airport inched closer on Wednesday when a High Court judge rejected legal challenges from environmental campaigners opposed to the building of a third runway.

Congo opposition calls for protests as top court rejects vote challenge

Congo opposition calls for protests as top court rejects vote challenge

Congo's top court confirmed Felix Tshisekedi's contested presidential election win on Sunday, drawing a rebuke from the second-placed candidate who declared himself leader and called for demonstrations.

Russia eyes new wheat export frontiers in challenge to EU, US

Russia eyes new wheat export frontiers in challenge to EU, US

Russia, already the world's leading wheat exporter, is bent on taking further market share from the European Union and United States with a new attempt to crack what have traditionally ...

Hungary, Poland challenge tighter EU labour rules in court

Hungary, Poland challenge tighter EU labour rules in court

Hungary and Poland said on Thursday they have gone to the European Court of Justice to challenge tighter European Union rules on the employment of workers from low-pay EU states.

Anyone could be a terrorist: the security challenge for Harry and Meghan's wedding

Anyone could be a terrorist: the security challenge for Harry and Meghan's wedding

When more than 100,000 flag-waving, cheering royal fans gather for the wedding of Prince Harry to Meghan Markle next month, British police will be treating every one as a potential terrorist, prankster or royal obsessive.

Europe seeks power to seize overseas data in challenge to tech giants

Europe seeks power to seize overseas data in challenge to tech giants

The European Union is preparing legislation to force companies to turn over customers' personal data when requested even if it is stored on servers outside the bloc ...

Huawei aims to challenge Apple and Samsung on technology as well as price

Huawei aims to challenge Apple and Samsung on technology as well as price

China's Huawei has unveiled a new line of smartphones that match or even improve on key features offered by Apple or Samsung while undercutting their rivals on price.

Wukair road gives commuters a 'hard time'

Wukair road gives commuters a 'hard time'

Driving along the Al Wukair-Mesaimeer road can be quite a challenge, especially in the evening, some motorists have said.

Manila ‘not planning to challenge China’

Manila ‘not planning to challenge China’

President Benigno Aquino 3rd said the Philippines has no intention of challenging the military might of China, noting that his administration has no plan to rise up in arms against its neighbour over disagreements on some disputed islands in the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea).