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Mourinho: We must kick on

Mourinho: We must kick on

​Jose Mourinho is determined not to allow Chelsea’s Champions League exit at the hands of Paris Saint-Germain to derail the club’s push for the Premier League title. Chelsea twice led before being dumped out on away goals by their French rivals, who had been reduced to 10 men following the controversial dismissal of Swedish striker [&hellip

Nigeria army recaptures Adamawa state

Nigeria army recaptures Adamawa state

The Nigerian army has managed to retake full control of the northeastern state of Adamawa from Boko Haram Takfiri terrorists. “Troops today succeeded in clearing terrorists out of Madagali, the last of places held by the terrorists in Adamawa,” the Nigerian military tweeted on Thursday, adding that a clean-up operation is underway in the liberated area. [&hellip

Netanyahu party behind in polls

Netanyahu party behind in polls

Recently published opinion surveys suggest that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s ruling Likud Party will be four seats behind the opposition Zionist Union coalition. A poll released by the Yediot Aharonot newspaper on Friday showed that the Zionist Union coalition, an alliance of the Labor party, led by Isaac Herzog, and former Minister for Foreign Affairs Tzipi [&hellip

Turkey halts vessel carrying migrants

Turkey halts vessel carrying migrants

Turkey has captured some 400 illegal migrants traveling on board a ship destined for Italy, showing that Ankara is determined to counter the rising flow of migrants travelling through the country to Europe.   Turkish officials on Thursday stopped the vessel which was sailing through the Dardanelles Straits, in Turkey’s northwestern Canakkale Province. The vessel had allegedly [&hellip

Oxlade-Chamberlain must wait

Oxlade-Chamberlain must wait

Arsenal are waiting to find out how long Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain will be sidelined for after the midfielder suffered a hamstring strain. The 21-year-old limped off in Monday’s 2-1 FA Cup quarter-final win at Manchester United and will now miss England’s European qualifier against Lithuania on March 27. Oxlade-Chamberlain, who had just returned to the first-team [&hellip

Pistorius loses appeal challenge

Pistorius loses appeal challenge

​Oscar Pistorius’s lawyers have failed to block an appeal by prosecutors against the South African Paralympian’s acquittal on murder charges. He was cleared of murder last year but was sentenced to five years in jail for the lesser charge of culpable homicide. Prosecutors are seeking a murder conviction after he shot dead his girlfriend Reeva [&hellip

Friday, 13th March, 2015

Friday, 13th March, 2015

1391 solar years ago, on this day in 624 AD, the pagan Arabs of Mecca lost the Battle of Badr, which they had imposed as the first armed encounter upon Prophet Mohammad (SAWA).  With God’s help the poorly armed Muslim defenders, numbering only 313, emerged victorious against the more than a thousand fully armed Arab aggressors. [&hellip

Ebola toll exceeds 10k mark: WHO

Ebola toll exceeds 10k mark: WHO

The UN health agency says the death toll from the Ebola epidemic has passed the 10,000 mark, with the three hardest-hit West African countries taking the brunt of the plight. The World Health Organization (WHO) reported on Thursday that the number of the deaths had hit 10,004 and the total number of cases stood at 24,350. [&hellip

Lukaku gives Everton edge

Lukaku gives Everton edge

Romelu Lukaku became Everton’s leading goalscorer in European competition as his late penalty gave the Toffees a 2-1 victory over Dynamo Kiev in the first leg of their Europa League last-16 clash. Oleg Gusev gave the visitors the perfect start at Goodison Park, firing Andriy Yarmolenko’s corner past Tim Howard in the 14th minute for [&hellip

US raid may have killed Shabab member

US raid may have killed Shabab member

A US assassination drone strike in Somalia may have killed a high-ranking member of al-Qaeda-affiliated al-Shabab militant group who is believed to have planned a deadly mall attack in Kenya’s capital, Nairobi, in 2013. Kenyan and US officials said on Thursday that Adan Garar and two others are suspected to have been killed in a [&hellip