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Formula 1: Azerbaijan, Singapore and Japan races cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic
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Formula 1: Azerbaijan, Singapore and Japan races cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic

This year’s Azerbaijan, Singapore and Japanese Formula One Grands Prix have been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, organisers said on Friday.

Coronavirus outbreak: Iran reports 13 new cases; two more deaths in Qom takes toll across country to four
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Coronavirus outbreak: Iran reports 13 new cases; two more deaths in Qom takes toll across country to four

Concerns over spread of the virus prompted authorities in Iran to close all schools and Shiite seminaries in Qom

Five killed, over 300 injured in Iran's Azerbaijan province as 5.9 magnitude earthquake hits Tark county
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Five killed, over 300 injured in Iran's Azerbaijan province as 5.9 magnitude earthquake hits Tark county

A magnitude 5.9 earthquake struck northwestern Iran early Friday, killing at least five people and injuring over 300 others, officials said

UEFA Euro 2020 Qualifiers: Gareth Bale included in Wales squad for crucial clashes against Hungary, Azerbaijan
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UEFA Euro 2020 Qualifiers: Gareth Bale included in Wales squad for crucial clashes against Hungary, Azerbaijan

Gareth Bale, who is struggling with a calf problem, has been included by Ryan Giggs in the Wales squad for their must-win final two Euro 2020 qualifiers against Azerbaijan and Hungary

Recep Tayyip Erdogan threw Donald Trump's bizarre 'tough guy' letter over Syria in the bin: BBC report
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Recep Tayyip Erdogan threw Donald Trump's bizarre 'tough guy' letter over Syria in the bin: BBC report

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan threw away the letter he received from his US counterpart Donald Trump in which the latter urged him to not launch a military offensive against Kurdish-led forces in northern Syria, BBC reported on Thursday

'Don't be a fool': Donald Trump writes to Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan, warns him not to be 'tough' on day of Ankara's incursion in Syria
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'Don't be a fool': Donald Trump writes to Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan, warns him not to be 'tough' on day of Ankara's incursion in Syria

In language shorn of diplomatic niceties, Trump said, 'History will look upon you favorably if you get this done the right and humane way," adding "It will look upon you forever as the devil if good things don't happen.'

'Turkey can never declare ceasefire in north Syria': Recep Tayyip Erdogan ahead of US delegation's visit to Ankara
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'Turkey can never declare ceasefire in north Syria': Recep Tayyip Erdogan ahead of US delegation's visit to Ankara

Erdogan told Russian President Vladimir Putin in a phone call late Tuesday that Turkey's operation would contribute to the protection of Syria's territorial integrity as well as efforts to fight terror, according to the Turkish presidency.

World Wrestling Championships 2019: Sushil Kumar squanders five-point lead to lose opening round match
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World Wrestling Championships 2019: Sushil Kumar squanders five-point lead to lose opening round match

Double Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar is returning to the world championships after eight years and is the only Indian to have won a World title when he triumphed in 2010 in Moscow

Euro 2020 qualifiers: Croatia post dominant victory in Slovakia; Wales keep hopes alive with narrow win over Azerbaijan
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Euro 2020 qualifiers: Croatia post dominant victory in Slovakia; Wales keep hopes alive with narrow win over Azerbaijan

World Cup runners-up Croatia stayed on course to qualify for Euro 2020 after a dominant display gave them a 4-0 Group E win in Slovakia while Wales kept alive their own hopes after a 2-1 home victory over Azerbaijan on Friday.

India's foreign policy for the next 5 years: New Delhi should outrun obstructionist Pakistan in Central Asia and push for regional connectivity
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India's foreign policy for the next 5 years: New Delhi should outrun obstructionist Pakistan in Central Asia and push for regional connectivity

Since Modi would attend the SCO summit in Bishkek in mid-June, his special bilateral meet with the chair of the SCO a fortnight before was a smart move to make India’s Central Asia outreach a success

Europa League: Eden Hazard scores brace as Chelsea cruise past hapless Arsenal to lift title in Baku
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Europa League: Eden Hazard scores brace as Chelsea cruise past hapless Arsenal to lift title in Baku

Eden Hazard scored twice and then admitted it was his parting gift as the Belgian's brace helped Chelsea sweep away Arsenal to win 4-1 in the Europa League final in Baku.

Europa League: Arsene Wenger says Henrikh Mkhitaryan's absence in final for Arsenal should not happen in football
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Europa League: Arsene Wenger says Henrikh Mkhitaryan's absence in final for Arsenal should not happen in football

Arsenal midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan will not travel with the team after the Armenian national decided to skip the final amid concerns over his safety due to political tensions between Azerbaijan and his native country.

When Politics and Football Collide
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When Politics and Football Collide

Century-long conflict could keep Armenian Henrikh Mkhitaryan out of the Europa League final in Azerbaijan

Europa League: Arsenal say Baku unacceptable as host for final as fans struggle with steep cost of attending the match
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Europa League: Arsenal say Baku unacceptable as host for final as fans struggle with steep cost of attending the match

Arsenal have branded the decision for Azerbaijani capital Baku to host their Europa League final with Chelsea as "unacceptable" as fans struggle with the logistics and cost of attending the game on 29 May.

Europa League: Alvaro Morata breaks goal drought to secure narrow win for Chelsea; Arsenal ease past Qarabag
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Europa League: Alvaro Morata breaks goal drought to secure narrow win for Chelsea; Arsenal ease past Qarabag

An emotional Alvaro Morata snapped his recent goal drought to secure a 1-0 win for Chelsea over Hungarian champions Vidi in the Europa League on Thursday, as Arsenal cruised to a 3-0 victory away to Qarabag in Azerbaijan

Formula One: I'm my own worst enemy, says Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel after series of driving blunders
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Formula One: I'm my own worst enemy, says Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel after series of driving blunders

Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel admitted on Thursday he had been his own worst enemy in his Formula One title duel with Lewis Hamilton.

Moscow taxi driver falls asleep at wheel, injures seven football fans near Red Square after losing control of car
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Moscow taxi driver falls asleep at wheel, injures seven football fans near Red Square after losing control of car

At least seven people were injured on Saturday when a Moscow taxi driver apparently lost control of his car near Red Square on the third day of the World Cup in Russia.

Formula One not a true championship without German Grand Prix, says former world champion Nico Rosberg
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Formula One not a true championship without German Grand Prix, says former world champion Nico Rosberg

Formula One needs to keep the German Grand Prix on the calendar for the credibility of the sport, former world champion Nico Rosberg said on Saturday.

Armenia PM Serzh Sarkisian resigns after mass protests, Russia says it is 'carefully watching' events
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Armenia PM Serzh Sarkisian resigns after mass protests, Russia says it is 'carefully watching' events

Armenia's Prime Minister Serzh Sarkisian resigned on Monday after mass protests against his election, seen as a blatant power grab by the opposition

Fire at drug rehabilitation centre in Azerbaijan kills at least 24 people, short circuit may have caused blaze
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Fire at drug rehabilitation centre in Azerbaijan kills at least 24 people, short circuit may have caused blaze

At least 24 people were killed in a fire at a drug rehabilitation centre in the capital of Azerbaijan, authorities said in a joint statement.