Tunisia bring in Khaoui to attack unchanged Belgium

Tunisia bring in Khaoui to attack unchanged Belgium

Soccer Football – World Cup – Group G – Belgium vs Tunisia – Spartak Stadium, Moscow, Russia – June 23, 2018 Tunisia players during the warm up before the match REUTERS/Grigory Dukor June 23, 2018 MOSCOW (Reuters) – Saif-Eddine Khaoui will start for Tunisia, replacing Naim Sliti, against an unchanged Belgian line-up as coach Nabil Maaloul looks to attack the World Cup Group G seeds to secure the win they need to keep their last…

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France motivated to take top spot despite possible Argentina clash

France motivated to take top spot despite possible Argentina clash

Soccer Football – World Cup – France Training – France Training Camp, Moscow, Russia – June 18, 2018 General view of France’s Antoine Griezmann with team mates during training REUTERS/Albert Gea June 23, 2018 ISTRA, Russia (Reuters) – Argentine’s woes mean that France could face them in the last 16 of the World Cup, but Les Bleus have no intention to give up top spot in Group C when they face Denmark on Tuesday, especially…

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Turkey’s master campaigner, Erdogan faces biggest election challenge

Turkey’s master campaigner, Erdogan faces biggest election challenge

A girl in a wheelchair is raised in the air to watch Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan during an election rally in Istanbul, Turkey June 22, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis June 23, 2018 By Tuvan Gumrukcu and Ece Toksabay ANKARA (Reuters) – After dominating Turkish politics for a decade and a half, President Tayyip Erdogan now faces his biggest electoral challenge, from a combative former teacher who has revitalized a dispirited opposition in less than two months….

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Chechen leader makes Salah honorary citizen

Chechen leader makes Salah honorary citizen

FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football – World Cup – Group A – Russia vs Egypt – Saint Petersburg Stadium, Saint Petersburg, Russia – June 19, 2018 Egypt’s Mohamed Salah celebrates scoring their first goal REUTERS/Lee Smith June 23, 2018 MOSCOW (Reuters) – Chechnya leader Ramzan Kadyrov has made Egypt’s talismanic striker Mohamed Salah an honorary citizen of the southern Russian region at a farewell banquet held for the eliminated World Cup side. Rights groups and Western…

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Turkish police detain 47 suspected coup supporters: CNN Turk

Turkish police detain 47 suspected coup supporters: CNN Turk

A member of police special forces stands guard during a trial for soldiers accused of attempting to assassinate Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on the night of the failed last year’s July 15 coup, in Mugla, Turkey, October 4, 2017. REUTERS/Osman Orsal June 23, 2018 ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Turkish police have detained 47 people in an operation targeting alleged supporters within the army of a network accused by Ankara of orchestrating a failed military coup two…

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Several people killed in blast at rally supporting new Ethiopian leader

Several people killed in blast at rally supporting new Ethiopian leader

FILE PHOTO: Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed addresses the members of parliament inside the House of Peoples’ Representatives in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia April 19, 2018. REUTERS/Tiksa Negeri/File Photo June 23, 2018 ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Several people were killed and injured in an explosion at a rally attended by thousands in Addis Ababa on Saturday, Ethiopia’s new Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said. The rally was being held in Ethiopia’s capital in support of the 41-year-old…

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Xiaomi puts indefinite delay on CDRs in blow to China’s plans for tech listings

Xiaomi puts indefinite delay on CDRs in blow to China’s plans for tech listings

Xiaomi’s Founder, Chairman and CEO Lei Jun attends a news conference in Hong Kong, China June 23, 2018.  REUTERS/Bobby Yip June 23, 2018 By Julie Zhu and Sijia Jiang HONG KONG (Reuters) – Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Corp <IPO-XMGP.HK> said on Saturday there is no timeframe for a mainland share offering, casting doubt on Beijing’s efforts to lure foreign-listed Chinese tech giants back home. Xiaomi had been expected to raise up to $10 billion, split…

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Release of ‘Wolf Pack’ behind Spanish sex assault sparks protests

Release of ‘Wolf Pack’ behind Spanish sex assault sparks protests

Journalists wait outside the prison where three of the five men cleared of gang rape of a teenager and convicted of a lesser crime of sexual abuse are due to leave jail after being granted provisional release in Pamplona, Spain, June 22, 2018. REUTERS/Pablo Lasaosa June 23, 2018 By Isla Binnie MADRID (Reuters) – Five men convicted of sexually assaulting a young woman at the Pamplona bull running festival in 2016 were released on bail…

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Pair of ex-NHL players sues league for lack of concussion warnings

Pair of ex-NHL players sues league for lack of concussion warnings

Feb 22, 2015; Chicago, IL, USA; Boston Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara (33) shoots past Chicago Blackhawks left wing Daniel Carcillo (13) during the third period at the United Center. Boston won 6-2. Mandatory Credit: Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports June 23, 2018 The National Hockey League is being sued by two former players, Daniel Carcillo and Nick Boynton, who allege the league withheld information about the long-term health dangers from concussion-related injuries. The lawsuit was filed…

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China January-May trade with North Korea $887.4 million, down 56.8 percent year-on-year: customs data

China January-May trade with North Korea $887.4 million, down 56.8 percent year-on-year: customs data

FILE PHOTO – An employee walks between front-end loaders which are used to move coal imported from North Korea at Dandong port in the Chinese border city of Dandong, Liaoning province December 7, 2010. REUTERS/Stringer/File Photo June 23, 2018 BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s trade with North Korea in the first five months of 2018 fell 56.8 percent from a year earlier to $887.4 million, customs data showed on Saturday. Imports from North Korea fell 87…

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