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Killers of Serbian Reporter sentenced to varying jail terms

A Belgrade Court on Friday sentenced four former secret service officials to long term imprisonment for the murder of Radovan Karadzic, a journalist, 20 years ago.

Robinho joins Emmanuel Adebayor at Istanbul Basaksehir

Former Manchester City forward Robinho has agreed to join Turkish Super Lig leaders Istanbul Basaksehir.
Endri Hasa

Albanian lawmaker throws eggs at prime minister during address

An Albanian MP hurled eggs at Prime Minister Edi Rama in parliament on Thursday, splattering his tie in a dramatic return for an opposition coalition that has boycotted the house for six months.
LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 27- Deontay Wilder meets with firefighters at LAFD Station 3 on November 27, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. Meg Oliphant-Getty Images-AFP

Deontay Wilder, Tyson Fury ready to rumble in LA showdown

Deontay Wilder will aim to rekindle America's love affair with heavyweight boxing on Saturday when he faces Britain's Tyson Fury in a high-stakes showdown of undefeated fighters.
Fabinho has said he is now ready to make his first Premier League appearance since joining Liverpool.

Liverpool’s Fabinho says he is still adapting to the Premier League

Liverpool midfielder Fabinho admits he is yet to fully settle on Merseyside but believes he is on the "right track" in adapting to his new life in England.

Xherdan Shaqiri excluded from Liverpool’s squad to face Red Star Belgrade

Liverpool have excluded Xherdan Shaqiri from their Champions League squad travelling to face Red Star in Belgrade.
Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif

Iran slams Twitter for shutting down ‘real Iranian’ accounts

Iran has accused Twitter of closing accounts of "real" Iranians, while allowing anti-government "bots" backed by the United States, to continue.
Russian MiG-29 fighter jets

Serbia takes delivery of 2 Russian fighter jets

Serbia’s air force has taken delivery of two Russian MiG-29 fighter jets, part of an arms purchase that could heighten tensions in the Balkans and increase Moscow’s influence in the region. Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic...
Relatives mourn near the coffins of some of the victims of the collapsed Morandi highway bridge, laid in front of the altar, during the funeral service, in Genoa, on August 18, 2018. Fury is growing over the shock collapse of the Morandi bridge, a decades-old viaduct that crumbled in a storm on August 14 killing at least 38 people, with Italian media reporting that some outraged families would shun August 19's official commemorations. / AFP PHOTO / Piero CRUCIATTI

Italy buries bridge collapse dead as outrage simmers

A state funeral service was underway Saturday in Italy to commemorate dozens of people killed in Genoa's bridge disaster, as some outraged relatives shunned official ceremonies and rescuers pulled more bodies from the wreckage.

After 15 years, thieves behind French heist surface in Serbia

They believed they were safe but a few blood drops betrayed them: 15 years after a daring robbery at a French jewellery store, the four alleged perpetrators have been found -- in Serbia.
Adeleke Akinyemi scored twice in Europa League for Ventspils after his four goals the previous week

Adeleke Akinyemi strikes again in UEFA Europa League

Adeleke Akinola Akinyemi has extended his goals rush in the UEFA Europa League after he scored twice for Latvian club FK Ventspils to reach the next qualifying rounds of the competition.
Liverpool sign Xherdan Shaqiri from Stoke City

Liverpool sign Xherdan Shaqiri from Stoke City

The Switzerland international has been a player on Liverpool's radar since 2014 and had his heart set on a move to Anfield when the club's interest first emerged this summer.
Croatia defender Domagoj Vida

Croatia defender Domagoj Vida’s pro-Ukraine comments probed by FIFA

FIFA has confirmed it is investigating Croatia defender Domagoj Vida's pro-Ukraine comments after Saturday's World Cup quarterfinal victory over hosts Russia.
Switzerland's midfielder Blerim Dzemaili (hidden) celebrates with teammates after scoring the opening goal during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group E football match between Switzerland and Costa Rica at the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium in Nizhny Novgorod on June 27, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Dimitar DILKOFF /

Switzerland bid to summon spirit of 1954 World Cup

Switzerland have made headlines in Russia for their players' controversial goal celebrations but the team stands on the verge of matching their best-ever run at a World Cup.
Switzerland's midfielder Valon Behrami arrives to give a press conference at the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, on June 26, 2018 on the eve of the Russia 2018 World Cup Group E football match between Switzerland and Costa Rica. / AFP PHOTO / Johannes EISELE

Valon Behrami: ‘Case closed’ over eagle goal celebrations

Switzerland vice-captain Valon Behrami promised Tuesday there would be no further controversial goal celebrations nor politically contentious incidents from his team at the World Cup.
Xhaka and the Switzerland players celebrated scoring against Switzerland | Reuters

Switzerland fans start crowdfunding appeal to pay fines

Switzerland fans have started a crowdfunding appeal to pay the fines imposed on three Swiss players at the World Cup in Russia.
Granit Xhaka

World Cup: Kosovo raises money to pay FIFA fines of Swiss players

Kosovo was collecting money Tuesday to pay FIFA fines of Switzerland players Granit Xhaka, Xherdan Shaqiri and Stephan Lichtsteiner for celebrating goals with a pro-Kosovo double eagle gesture in their World Cup win over Serbia.
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group E - Serbia vs Switzerland - Kaliningrad Stadium, Kaliningrad, Russia - June 22, 2018 Serbia's Aleksandar Mitrovic talks to referee Felix Brych. REUTERS | Mariana Bazo

Serbia appeal to FIFA over refereeing during Switzerland defeat

The Serbian football association have appealed to FIFA over referee Felix Brych's officiating during the their 2-1 defeat to Switzerland on Friday.

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President Buhari congratulates India’s Narendra Modi on election victory

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on their election victory.

N2 billion fraud: Court revokes bail, orders arrest of ex-Governor Aliyu

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NNPC recruitment: Applicants to undergo computer-based test

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