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Hull City defender diagnosed with bowel cancer

Hull City defender Angus MacDonald has been diagnosed with bowel cancer, the club has confirmed.
Leicester City star Harry Maguire has not been affected by links to Manchester United and Manchester City, insisted captain Wes Morgan.

Manchester United agree £80 million deal for Leicester’s Harry Maguire

Manchester United have reached an agreement to sign England centre-back Harry Maguire from Leicester for £80m - a world-record fee for a defender.

Full list of D’Tigers players for FIBA World Cup

Here is the full list of players invited by ’Tigers Head Coach, Alex Nwora, for the 2019 FIBA Men’s World Cup in China.
Eric Trump, the son of President Donald Trump, was spat on by a waitress as he visited a popular upscale bar in Chicago Tuesday night during his visit to the city, but declined to press charges against the woman, according to The Trump Organization.

Donald Trump’s son alleges he was spat on in Florida, woman arrested

Eric Trump, the son of U.S. President Donald Trump, on Wednesday, alleged he was spat on as he visited a popular upscale bar in Chicago.
John Mikel Obi admitted is nice to lead Middlesbrough out for the second consecutive game following Saturday’s hard fought 1-0 home win against Hull City at the Riverside Stadium.

Mikel Obi tasks Boro strikers to be more clinical in front of goal

John Obi Mikel admits there’s a nervousness about Boro when they play at the Riverside – but has called on his teammates to be fearless on home turf in the remaining weeks of the season.
Andy Robertson- ‘You don’t get lucky over a 38-game season. Whoever wins deserves it, and if it turns out to be Man City we will hold our hands up and move on to next season.’ Clive Brunskill-Getty Images

Liverpool’s Andy Robertson grateful to ‘fantastic’ Everton coach Marco Silva

Liverpool full-back Andy Robertson paid tribute to Everton coach Marco Silva before Sunday's Merseyside derby, highlighting the impact he had on his career during their time together at Hull City.
Tigers in the water at a tiger park in China. [Stringer-Reuters]

China reverses tiger, rhino decision after outcry

China has reversed a controversial decision to lift a 25-year-old ban on the use of tiger and rhino parts in science and traditional medicine after an outcry from environmental activists.
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China postpones trade of rhino horns, tiger parts

China has postponed the lifting of a ban on the trade of rhino horn and tiger parts for medicine and other uses.
FILE PHOTO- Cameroon's President Paul Biya is seen at the 72nd United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters in New York City, U.S. September 22, 2017. REUTERS-Stephanie Keith - RC1A35221360-File Photo

Cameroon urged to initiate dialogue and end ongoing crisis

The Cameroon government as well as the international community have been urge to weigh in and resolve the ongoing crisis in the English regions of the country.
Diego Maradona

Maradona’s new club owned by powerful clan with shady ties

The latest chapter in Argentine football legend Diego Maradona's colorful career will be coaching Mexican second-division club Dorados, a team owned by a powerful family that has faced accusations of ties to drug trafficking.

Five dead tiger cubs confiscated in Vietnam

Police have arrested three men in central Vietnam after five endangered tiger corpses were found in their possession, state media reported on Wednesday.

Police capture lions, tigers, jaguar after escaping from German zoo

The police on Friday caught several large animals, including lions, tigers, a jaguar after they escaped from a zoo in the Eifel mountain range in western Germany on Friday.

Lions, tigers, jaguar and bear break out of German zoo

Five dangerous predators, including two lions, two tigers and a jaguar escaped from a zoo in western Germany on Friday, sparking a massive hunt, a spokesman for the local authorities told AFP.

2019: President Buhari chose not to be like Mandela – Senator Shehu Sani

The lawmaker representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District, Shehu Sani, said the President decided not to be like the late former President of South Africa, Nelson Mandela.

Wildlife Day: UN warns over extinction of wild cats

The UN has called for the protection of big cats species such as lions, tigers and leopards, warning that they are fast going into extinction.

Separatists in Cameroon’s restive English-speaking regions face a violent crackdown

Separatists in Cameroon’s restive English-speaking regions have faced a violent crackdown since declaring the creation of “Ambazonia”, a self-proclaimed republic independent from the majority French-speaking country.

Thai police arrest suspected kingpin of wildlife trafficking

Thai police have arrested a suspected kingpin of wildlife trafficking who allegedly fueled much of Asia's illegal trade for over a decade, officials said Saturday.

Chelsea loanees stand with Hull City – Ola Aina

Ola Aina has assured Hull City that loan players are not disconnected from the present state of the club.

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Former Nigeria midfielder Dickson Etuhu found guilty of match-fixing in Sweden

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Thierry Henry has instructed Arsenal supporters to “forget” about the price Nicolas Pepe was signed for and instead seek to back the attacker.

Thierry Henry urges Arsenal fans to forget Nicolas Pepe’s price

The Ivory Coast international became one of Europe’s most sought-after talents last term thanks to 22 goals for Lille, but he has made a sluggish start to life at the Emirates Stadium following a £72 million ($93m) summer transfer.
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Real Madrid star Luka Modric hint Serie A move

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