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Edwin Hardeman has been awarded $80 million in damages over his claim that Roundup weed killer caused his cancer. [Jeff Chiu-AP]

US jury awards man $80 million in Monsanto Roundup cancer case

A US jury on Wednesday awarded $80 million to a man who claimed his use of Bayer AG's glyphosate-based weed killer Roundup caused his cancer, in the latest legal setback for the company facing thousands of similar lawsuits.

Brexit delay request sends pound reeling

The pound fell sharply on Wednesday after British Prime Minister Theresa May announced it was seeking a delay to its exit from the European Union until June 30, while investors awaited the US Federal Reserve’s interest rate call.

EU parliament votes to ban controversial weedkiller by 2022

The European Parliament Tuesday called for the controversial weedkiller glyphosate to be banned by 2022 amid fears it causes cancer, a day before EU states vote on whether to renew its licence.

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Anthony Joshua with his son in the new December issue of GQ magazine (Image- GQ)

Anthony Joshua to face new opponent in June, Jarrell Miller out over doping offence

Joshua was scheduled to defend his WBA, IBF and WBO titles against the American at Madison Square Garden on June 1.
(FILES) This file photo taken on October 7, 2018 and released by North Korea’s official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on October 8, 2018 via KNS shows North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un (R) shaking hands with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo at the Paekhwawon State Guesthouse in Pyongyang. – North Korea on April 18, 2019 demanded the removal of US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo from stalled nuclear talks between Pyongyang and Washington, accusing him of derailing discussions. (Photo by KCNA VIA KNS / KCNA VIA KNS / AFP) / – South Korea OUT / REPUBLIC OF KOREA OUT

Mike Pompeo: I’m still in charge of North Korea negotiation team

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says he is still in charge of nuclear negotiations between the US and North Korea a day after Pyongyang said it wanted Pompeo to be disengaged from the stalled negotiations.

FRSC cautions motorists against over-speeding, over-loading

The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) on Saturday urged motorists to drive with caution during the Easter period to guard against road accident.