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Mar 31, 2019
Zuzana Caputova elected first woman president of Slovakia; 45-yr-old anti-corruption activist wins in landslideVocal government critic and anti-corruption activist Zuzana Caputova became Slovakia's first female president after Saturday's run-off election.
Jan 15, 2019
Australian Open 2019: Japanese fourth seed Naomi Osaka overcomes nervous start to beat Magda Linette in first roundJapanese fourth seed Naomi Osaka overcame a nervous start and distraction from flying bugs to ease into the Australian Open second round on Tuesday.
Sep 09, 2018
UEFA Nations League: Ryan Giggs-led Wales' preparations for Denmark clash disrupted as technical problems causes flight delayRyan Giggs and his Wales players were severely delayed on their journey to Denmark due to an aeroplane technical problem.
Jul 09, 2018
Wimbledon 2018: Dominika Cibulkova terms referee's line call in last-16 game against Hsieh Su-Wei as 'ridiculous'Dominika Cibulkova was furious when Hsieh successfully persuaded the umpire to replay a point that was initially called in the Slovakian's favour and would have given her three set points in the opening set.
Jun 19, 2018
Birmingham Classic: Magdalena Rybarikova stuns World No 7 Karolina Pliskova in first round; Kristina Mladenovic winsWorld number seven Karolina Pliskova’s Wimbledon preparations suffered a setback in a 6-2, 6-3 defeat by Magdalena Rybarikova of Slovakia in the opening round of the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham on Monday.
Jun 05, 2018
Belgian police detain 13 in tennis match-fixing probe, raids part of investigation into Armenian-Belgian criminal networkBelgian police on Tuesday held 13 people as part of a major international investigation into match-fixing in tennis, barely a month after a report warned of a "tsunami" of corruption in the lower levels of the sport.
May 26, 2018
Strasbourg International: Dominika Cibulkova fights back from a set down against Mihaela Buzarnescu to enter finalSlovakia’s Dominika Cibulkova battled back from a set and a break down to beat Romanian Mihaela Buzarnescu 2-6, 7-6(5), 6-1 and secure her place in the Strasbourg International final on Friday
Dec 15, 2017
Brussels EU summit: Divisions seen on migrant policy as Eastern European nations announce plan to beef up bordersEuropean Union nations bickered openly over migration policy on Thursday in an east-west divide centred on several nations that refuse to accept refugee quotas.
Dec 12, 2017
Austria: 1 dead, 18 injured after explosion rocks major gas pipelineAn explosion rocked one of Europe's biggest gas pipeline hubs in Austria, leaving one person dead and 18 injured, emergency services said.
Oct 09, 2017
FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers: Robert Lewandowski helps Poland qualify; Germany maintain perfect recordRobert Lewandowski scored a European qualifying record 16th goal as Poland defeated Montenegro 4-2 on Sunday to reach next year's World Cup, while reigning champions Germany secured a 10th successive win.