Stories By 'Agence France-Presse'
Microsoft on Thursday said its revenue and profit climbed in the recently ended quarter, getting results from its bets on cloud computing services and artificial intelligence.
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As an unprecedented drought scorches large swathes of Sweden’s green pastures, farmers are having to send their animals to slaughter because they have no hay left to feed them.
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Malaysian budget airline AirAsia on Thursday announced an additional order of 34 Airbus A330neo planes, bringing the total value of its expanded 100-plane order to $30 billion as it sets its sights on European routes. The first delivery of the jets will arrive towards the end of 2019 and will allow the airline to take on longer non-stop routes to Europe, AirAsia boss Tony Fernandes said at a media event.
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Former US President Barack Obama chose celebrations to mark the centenary of Nelson Mandela’s birth to laud the benefits of diversity by holding up France’s World Cup success by way of example.
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Juan Mata grabbed the 78th minute equaliser as Manchester United opened their pre-season with a 1-1 draw against Club America on Thursday in Phoenix, Arizona.
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Brazilian superstar Neymar on Thursday sought to quash speculation about his future, insisting he planned to remain with French giants Paris Saint-Germain (PSG).
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Liverpool on Thursday signed Brazil goalkeeper Alisson from Roma in a world record deal valued at 72.5 million euros ($84.5 million) by the Italian club.
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Spinner Keshav Maharaj thanked his lucky stars as well as the pitch on Friday after his record eight-wicket haul helped South Africa fight back on the first day of second Test against Sri Lanka.
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Former champion Zach Johnson survived miserable conditions and birdied the 18th for the second day running to seize the clubhouse lead at the British Open, but Tommy Fleetwood and Rory McIlroy also excelled early on at Carnoustie on Friday.
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Fakhar Zaman became the first Pakistan player to hit a double century in one-day internationals (ODI), racing to 210 not out in the fourth ODI against Zimbabwe on Friday.
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Pep Guardiola fears his preparations for Manchester City’s Premier League title defence have been affected by the World Cup.
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US President Donald Trump, under fire over his Helsinki summit with Vladimir Putin, doubled down on Thursday by saying he looks forward to meeting the Russian leader again--with talks already underway for a visit to Washington in the fall.
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