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Di Maria ‘could peak next year’

Di Maria ‘could peak next year’

Louis van Gaal says Manchester United fans may have to wait until next season before they see the best of Angel Di Maria. The Argentine, who signed for a British transfer record fee of £59.7million from Real Madrid last summer, has faded following a promising start. Di Maria, 27, has not scored in the Premier [&hellip

Chelsea hold on at West Ham

Chelsea hold on at West Ham

​Chelsea were made to dig deep as they maintained their five point lead at the top of the Premier League with a 1-0 victory at West Ham. The Blues overcame a stern test of their title credentials thanks to Eden Hazard’s first-half header and a string of fine saves from goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois. West Ham [&hellip

Ferguson police targeted blacks: Holder

Ferguson police targeted blacks: Holder

US Attorney General Eric Holder says a lengthy investigation into the shooting of an unarmed black teenager has found systemic racial bias against African Americans in Ferguson, Missouri. Holder made the remarks on Wednesday, just after the Justice Department cleared Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson of federal charges in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown. [&hellip

‘Ukraine mine blast kills at least 32’

‘Ukraine mine blast kills at least 32’

At least 32 workers have been killed in an explosion at a coal mine in Ukraine’s eastern city of Donetsk, the country’s parliament speaker says, adding that dozens more are unaccounted for. “A terrible tragedy took place this morning at Zasyadko (mine). There are victims, currently numbering 32,” Volodymyr Groysman told lawmakers in the capital, [&hellip

Australians await death on Indonesia island

Australians await death on Indonesia island

Amid Canberra’s outcry, Indonesia has moved two Australian drug smugglers fromtheir Bali prison to an island where they will be executed. On Wednesday, Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran were taken from the island’s Kerobokan jail to the airport to be transferred to Nusakambangan island, home to several high-security prisons. The Australian convicts were arrested in 2005 [&hellip

Assad accuses Erdogan of supporting Takfiris

Assad accuses Erdogan of supporting Takfiris

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has accused Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of supporting ISIL Takfiri militants. Assad made the comments while meeting with a delegation of Turkish opposition figures in the Syrian capital Damascus on Tuesday, Press TV reported. The visiting delegation, led by Dogu Perincek, the head of the ultranationalist Land Party, includes various members [&hellip

Villa’s long wait for win ends

Villa’s long wait for win ends

Tim Sherwood recorded his first win as Aston Villa manager as Christian Benteke’s last-minute penalty helped beat West Bromwich Albion 2-1 in the west Midlands derby on Tuesday night. Saido Berahino had struck his 18th goal of the season midway through the second half to cancel out Gabriel Agbonlahor’s 22nd-minute opener and put the visitors [&hellip

Arab League mulls ‘anti-ISIL’ force

Arab League mulls ‘anti-ISIL’ force

The Arab League (AL) says it is set to consider setting up a defense unit with the declared aim of fighting against ISIL militants and preventing the Takfiri group from expanding its terror operations in the region. On Tuesday, the AL deputy chief, Ahmed Ben Helli, said the group will discuss the Egyptian proposal for the creation [&hellip

Militants seize two oilfields in Libya

Militants seize two oilfields in Libya

Militants have taken control of at least two oil fields in central Libya, an oil industry spokesperson says. “Extremists took control of the al-Bahi and al-Mabrouk fields and are now heading to seize the al-Dahra field following the retreat of the force guarding these sites, due to lack of ammunition,” Colonel Ali al-Hassi, the industry’s [&hellip

Migrants spread Indo-European languages

Migrants spread Indo-European languages

A recent study has suggested that a vast human migration by ancient Eastern European steppe herders may have spread Indo-European languages to other parts of Europe. The study was carried out by a team of researchers from the US, Australia, and other countries by assessing multiple libraries of DNA samples from the remains of 69 [&hellip