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    Fifa seeks full control of World Cup events
    Fifa seeks full control of World Cup events
    World football’s ruling body Fifa will get rid of local World Cup organising committees and take full control of the organising of tournaments...
    Kiwis open homes to Lions fans
    Kiwis open homes to Lions fans
    An appeal for New Zealanders to “adopt-a-Lion” by accommodating travelling fans during this year’s blockbuster British and Irish Lions tour...
    US bans laptops, tablets on flights from Turkey and Arab world
    US bans laptops, tablets on flights from Turkey and Arab world
    The United States warned Tuesday that extremists plan to target planes with bombs hidden in electronic devices, and banned carrying them on flights...
    Fifa bans Ghanaian match official for life for match fixing
    Fifa bans Ghanaian match official for life for match fixing
    Ghanaian match official Joseph Odartei Lamptey was on Monday banned for life by world football's governing body, Fifa, for match fixing.
    Britain to formally launch European Union exit on March 29
    Britain to formally launch European Union exit on March 29
    Britain will formally begin Brexit by triggering Article 50 of the European Union's (EU) Lisbon Treaty on March 29, officials said on Monday, nine...
    Ahmad elected African football chief, ousts Hayatou
    Ahmad elected African football chief, ousts Hayatou
    Madagascar's football chief Ahmad Ahmad was elected president of the Confederation of African Football Thursday, ousting veteran leader Issa...
    Migrants shot on beach
    Migrants shot on beach
    People smugglers have killed 22 African migrants on a beach in western Libya, a security source said on Wednesday.
    Coach Emery in trouble after PSG's trouncing
    Coach Emery in trouble after PSG's trouncing
    Paris Saint-Germain coach Unai Emery is fighting for survival after his side was swept away 6-1 by Barcelona in a Champions League rout described as...
    Earthlife Africa wins South Africa's first climate change case
    Earthlife Africa wins South Africa's first climate change case
    Earthlife Africa Johannesburg declared a major victory on Wednesday after winning South Africa's...
    Liverpool limit off the field losses
    Liverpool limit off the field losses
    Liverpool announced a pre-tax loss of £19.8-million for last year on Wednesday despite record revenue of £301-million.
    Durban may be unable to host 2022 Commonwealth Games
    Durban may be unable to host 2022 Commonwealth Games
    Sports and Recreation Minister Fikile Mbalula said on Tuesday that host city Durban may not be able to hold the 2022 Commonwealth Games due to...
    Swedes reflect on integration after Trump's odd remark
    Swedes reflect on integration after Trump's odd remark
    Donald Trump’s controversial statements linking immigration and crime in Sweden – a country idealised by some for its liberal values –...