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Football fans banned from matches after offences at Russia World Cup

Two men have been banned from attending football matches following offences at the Russia World Cup.

German newspaper fires cartoonist for Benjamin Netanyahu sketch

Germany’s Sueddeutsche Zeitung newspaper says it has fired a cartoonist, whose caricature of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was criticised as anti-Semitic.

US Supreme Court leans toward backing Donald Trump travel ban

The US Supreme Court appeared closely divided Wednesday over whether President Donald Trump had the power to block travelers from six mostly Muslim countries, in the biggest legal test of the administration's contentious travel ban.

Tottenham and Chelsea condemn Marca over ‘Jewish origin’ article

Tottenham and Chelsea have condemned an article in Marca suggesting "Jewish origin" has made Spurs "disliked by rival fans".

Israeli President praises Merkel for ‘strong stand’ against far-right

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin has commended German Chancellor Angela Merkel for opposing the Alternative for Germany (AfD) (far-right party) which has prompted concern within Germany’s Jewish community.

Morata tells Chelsea fans to stop anti-Semitic chant

Alvaro Morata wants Chelsea fans to call a halt to chanting a song in his honour which includes anti-Semitic language.

Jay-Z salutes football rebel in New York return

Back on stage in his native New York after a stint as a full-time businessman, Jay-Z was in the mood for his classics. And for a bit of politics.

Facebook disables feature that let marketers target ‘Jew haters’

Facebook said on Thursday it was temporarily disabling the ability of advertisers to target based on people’s self-reported education and job information after a report that those features allowed targeting based on anti-Semitic topics.

Chelsea pledge action over anti-Semitic chant

Chelsea have vowed to take the “strongest possible action” against any supporters found to have used anti-Semitic language in a chant about the club’s new striker Alvaro Morata.

Franco-Beninese activist kicked out of Senegal for anti-CFA protest

French activist of Benin origin Kemi Seba has been expelled from Senegal after a protest against the West African regional CFA franc in Dakar last month that got him arrested.

Charlottesville exemplifies rising racism in US – UN experts

U.N. human rights experts say racism and xenophobia are rising in the United States, pointing to far-right demonstrations in Charlottesville, Virginia, as the latest examples and urging U.S. authorities to punish the perpetrators of racist crimes there.

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Novak Djokovic ends drought to reach Queen’s showpiece

Novak Djokovic ended his final drought as the former world number one reached his first title match for a year with a 7-6 (7/5), 6-4 win against Jeremy Chardy at Queen's Club on Saturday.
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University of Jos awards degrees to 18,348 graduate students

The University of Jos has awarded degrees to 18, 348 graduate students, out of which 165 graduated with Doctor of Philosophy Degrees (PhDs) and 33 others graduated with first class.
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APC convention: PDP is no alternative – Comrade Oshiomhole

Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, Saturday, took charge of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as National Chairman, saying the APC is the darling of Nigerians while the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) “is no alternative”.
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Belgium’s Romelu Lukaku optimistic he’ll be fit after picking up ankle injury

Romelu Lukaku is optimistic that he will be able to play against England on Thursday in Kaliningrad despite injuring his ankle during Belgium's impressive 5-2 win against Tunisia on Saturday.
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Saudi Arabia lifts ban on women driving

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