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May 23, 2019

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Take a bow: Samoa PM makes Pacific Games archery team

Take a bow: Samoa PM makes Pacific Games archery team

Samoa's prime minister has turned back time to qualify for the archery competition at the Pacific Games at the grand age of 74.Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi made the national archery team after succeeding at trials on the weekend, the government

Key stages on the 2019 Giro d'Italia

Key stages on the 2019 Giro d'Italia

Seven summit finishes and three individual time-trials, this year's Giro d'Italia gets under way in Bologna on May 11 and finishes in the Verona Arena, a Roman amphitheatre on June 2.The race will mostly run through the northern half of Italy with the first

Endgame in 'historic' 4-year Greek neo-Nazi party trial

Endgame in 'historic' 4-year Greek neo-Nazi party trial

A four-year-old bid to jail members of Greece's neo-Nazi party Golden Dawn accused of murder, billed as one of the most important trials in modern Greek history, could be nearing its conclusion.With a log of some 350 witnesses, more than 100 lawyers on both s

Malaysia ex-PM Najib goes on trial over 1MDB mega-scandal

Malaysia ex-PM Najib goes on trial over 1MDB mega-scandal

Malaysia's disgraced ex-leader Najib Razak pleaded not guilty to all charges against him as he went on trial Wednesday over a multi-billion-dollar fraud, almost a year after his shock election loss.The 65-year-old faced the first of several trials over his al

Saudi must make Khashoggi trials public: UN expert

Saudi must make Khashoggi trials public: UN expert

A UN human rights expert said Thursday that Saudi Arabia needed to hold public trials for those accused of murdering journalist Jamal Khashoggi in order for the process to be credible."Contrary to Saudi Arabia assertions, these are not internal, domestic matt