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File - A Syrian Soldier rides his scooter as helps a woman to through a devastated part of the in the Palestinian refugee camp of Yarmouk in the Syrian capital Damascus, Syria, Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018.
2019-04-20, Dawn
Militants have killed more than 60 Syrian regime fighters in 48 hours, a monitor said on Saturday, in some of the deadliest attacks on pro-Damascus forces in recent...
In this Thursday, March 14, 2019 file photo, U.S. astronaut Christina Koch, member of the main crew of the expedition to the International Space Station (ISS), speaks with her relatives through a safety glass prior the launch of Soyuz MS-12 space ship at the Russian leased Baikonur cosmodrome, Kazakhstan
2019-04-17, Federal News Radio
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A NASA astronaut will spend nearly a year at the International Space Station, setting a record for women. Station astronaut ChristinaKoch...
Scotsman: As depressing as any of the myriad muck-ups exposed by the inevitable jettisoning of Alex McLeish this week was the universal shoulder-shrugging that accompanied the Scottish FA putting their latest manager out of his misery. The football-supporting fraternity...
Public Technologies: Johanna Konta showed plenty of character as she fought back from a set down to claim victory in the opening rubber of Great Britain's Fed Cup showdown against Kazakhstan but day one ended with the tie level. British number one Konta defeated Zarina Diyas 4-6...
The Guardian: Konta made to work hard for victory over Zarina DiyasKatie Boulter beaten 3-6, 6-2, 7-6 by Yulia Putintseva The last proper dust-up between Great Britain and Kazakhstan in this part of town was Anthony Joshua’s close win over Ivan Dychko in the...
Yahoo Daily News: A severely depleted Indian contingent is unlikely to repeat its unprecedented top-of-the-table finish in the last edition but is still expected to win a substantial number of medals when the Asian Athletics Championships begins on Sunday 21 April. India had...
Arab News: Sat, 2019-04-20 18:54 BEIRUT/MOSCOW: Syrian PresidentBashar Assad met senior officials from his strongest ally Russia in Damascus on Friday and Saturday to discuss upcoming peace talks and trade between the two countries, state media in Syria reported. Russia...
Public Technologies: Olga Kamardina, FINA Correspondent in Russia The third Leg of the FINA Artistic Swimming WorldSeries is underway at the Aquatics Palace of Kazan, Russia, as 4 more titles were proudly contested on 'free routines' day. The story followed the trend, set...
The Daily Mail: Katie Boulter got a lesson in streetfighting from Yulia Putintseva as she missed a golden chance on Saturday night to put Great Britain in control of their Fed Cup tie against Kazakhstan. The world No 38 saved three match points before seeing off the GB No 2...
Fed Cup Results2019-04-20
Federal News Radio: WORLD GROUP SemifinalsWinners to final, Nov. 9-10Romania 1, France 1 At Kindarena Rouen, FranceSurface: Clay-Indoor SinglesSimona Halep, Romania, def. Kristina Mladenovic, France, 6-3, 6-1. Caroline Garcia, France, def. Mihaela Buzarnescu, Romania, 6-3,...
Metro UK: Fognini upset the odds (Picture: FP/Getty Images) Fabio Fognini could easily have been a first round loser in Monte Carlo but now he will contest the final after springing one of the biggest shocks in tennis this year by defeating Rafael Nadal on clay. The...
Sky Sports: Katie Boulter suffered a heartbreaking defeat as Great Britain were forced to go in level with Kazakhstan after the opening day of their Fed Cup World Group II Play-Off at London'sCopper BoxArena. Johanna Konta battled to a 10th consecutive Fed Cup singles...
Metro UK: Konta won (Picture: Getty) Katie Boulter failed to convert three match points as world No. 38 Yulia Putintseva kept Kazakhstan’s hopes alive into secure a vital win their World Group II play-off against Great Britain. The BritishNo. 2 looked down and out as...
Sporting Life: Johanna Konta battled to a 10th consecutive Fed Cup singles victory to give Great Britain the early advantage over Kazakhstan in their World Group II play-off at London's Copper Box. Konta lost five of the first six games to 107th-ranked Zarina Diyas but...
Public Technologies: Due to bad whether conditions and snowfall at the final mountain, organizers decided to move finish line 4 km down. Astana Pro Team rider Merhawi Kudus made a solid performance with brave solo attack at 2 km to go, but was caught by the stage winner at 500...
Public Technologies: Johanna Konta was forced to dig deep to earn Great Britain an opening victory over Kazakhstan with a battling 4-6 6-3 6-2 triumph over Zarina Diyas at the Copper BoxArena. The world No. 46 gave the hosts the perfect start as Anne Keothavong's side target a...