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Djokovic ends Federer’s record dream in Wimbledon final

Novak Djokovic has won his second Wimbledon title with a victory over Roger Federer, shattering the Swiss star's dream of a record eighth triumph.

Close to 50 dead as Ugandan troops fight ‘tribal gunmen’

Ugandan troops have killed 41 attackers in a battle with "tribal gunmen" in a western district near the border with the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Amla guides SA to 304-5 against Sri Lanka

Opener Hashim Amla has smashed 109 off 130 balls to steer South Africa to a formidable 304-5 in the first one-day international against Sri Lanka.

Michelle Wie finally wins first Major

After being hyped to stardom even before she turned pro at the age of 15 in 2005, Michelle Wie won a long awaited Major title at the US Women's Open.

Do or die as World Cup tension mounts

The old World Cup favourites are not all doing well, and Brazil's tournament has seen surprises galore. What else is in store?

Lesotho’s parties agree to remain in coalition

Parties in Lesotho's shaky coalition government have averted a political crisis by agreeing to continue working together until elections in 2017.

Al-Shabab claims responsibility for Mpeketoni attack

Al-Shabab says it killed at least 49 people in Mpeketoni in response to the deployment of Kenyan troops in Somalia.

Donors slash Mozambique aid over corruption claims

An official has revealed that foreign donors have cut aid to Mozambique's government by 11% compared to last year amid concerns over corruption.

Malawi’s Banda concedes defeat in presidential election

Joyce Banda has congratulated her arch-rival Peter Mutharika for winning Malawi's presidential election whose result she initially challenged.

Mutharika wins Malawi’s disputed presidential poll

Democratic Progressive Party leader Peter Mutharika has been declared the winner of disputed presidential elections after defeating Joyce Banda.

Rosberg wins Monaco Grand Prix, snatches F1 lead from Hamilton

Nico Rosberg came home 9.2 seconds clear of fellow Mercedes team-mate, Lewis Hamilton, who battled with loss of vision in one eye.

Malawi election annulment challenged

Malawi's electoral body says President Joyce Banda has no power to scrap elections, while her main political rival says the decision is "illegal".

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