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Surrogacy: Child Trafficking or Patronage?

Surrogacy: Child Trafficking or Patronage?

Published 24/11/2017

 

The list of countries where surrogacy is legal is expanding every year. In 2015, main destinations for commercial surrogacy, such as India, Nepal, Thailand and Mexico, banned this practice for foreigners. However, global demand for surrogacy is not decreasing.  [more…]

Factbox: List of U.S. Open men`s singles champions

Factbox: List of U.S. Open men`s singles champions

Published 10/09/2017

List of U.S. Open men's singles champions since the open era began in 1968: [more…]

German judge authorizes arrest of Iraqi detained after Dortmund blasts

German judge authorizes arrest of Iraqi detained after Dortmund blasts

Published 13/04/2017

FILE PHOTO: Football Soccer - Borussia Dortmund v AS Monaco - UEFA Champions League Quarter Final First Leg - Signal Iduna Park, Dortmund, Germany - 11/4/17 The Borussia Dortmund team bus is seen after an explosion near their hotel before the game. Reuters / Kai...

A German judge authorized on Thursday the arrest of a 26-year-old Iraqi man detained after an attack on a bus carrying players of a soccer team, and prosecutors said they believed he was a member of Islamic State.

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German judge approves arrest warrant for Iraqi detained after Dortmund blasts

German judge approves arrest warrant for Iraqi detained after Dortmund blasts

Published 13/04/2017

A German judge on Thursday approved an arrest warrant against an Iraqi man detained after an attack against a bus carrying players belonging to the Borussia Dortmund soccer team, the Federal Prosecutor's Office said in a statement.

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Germany probes possible Islamist links to Dortmund bus attack – media

Germany probes possible Islamist links to Dortmund bus attack – media

Published 12/04/2017

Football Soccer - Borussia Dortmund v AS Monaco - UEFA Champions League Quarter Final First Leg - Signal Iduna Park, Dortmund, Germany - 11/4/17 Police with the Borussia Dortmund team bus after an explosion near their hotel before the game Reuters / Kai Pfaffenbach Livepic

German investigators are looking into the possibility that explosions targeting a bus carrying players of soccer club Borussia Dortmund may have been carried out by Islamists militants, the Sueddeutsche Zeitung newspaper reported on Wednesday.

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Two-goal Dybala upstages Messi as Juve thump Barcelona

Two-goal Dybala upstages Messi as Juve thump Barcelona

Published 12/04/2017

Football Soccer - Juventus v FC Barcelona - UEFA Champions League Quarter Final First Leg - Juventus Stadium, Turin, Italy - 11/4/17 Barcelona's Lionel Messi in action with Juventus' Mario Mandzukic Reuters / Giorgio Perottino Livepic

Paulo Dybala upstaged his fellow Argentine Lionel Messi by scoring two exquisitely taken goals to set Juventus on the way to an emphatic 3-0 win over an underwhelming Barcelona in the Champions League on Tuesday.

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Blasts hit Borussia Dortmund soccer team`s bus, leaving player hurt

Blasts hit Borussia Dortmund soccer team`s bus, leaving player hurt

Published 12/04/2017

Football Soccer - Borussia Dortmund v AS Monaco - UEFA Champions League Quarter Final First Leg - Signal Iduna Park, Dortmund, Germany - 11/4/17 The Borussia Dortmund team bus is seen after an explosion near their hotel before the game Reuters / Kai Pfaffenbach Livepic

Borussia Dortmund's team bus was attacked with explosives on Tuesday shortly before the start of their Champions League clash with AS Monaco, injuring defender Marc Bartra and forcing the match to be postponed by a day.

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Soccer: Revitalized Leicester stun Sevilla to reach quarter-finals

Soccer: Revitalized Leicester stun Sevilla to reach quarter-finals

Published 14/03/2017

Britain Soccer Football - Leicester City v Sevilla - UEFA Champions League Round of 16 Second Leg - King Power Stadium, Leicester, England - 14/3/17 Leicester City's Christian Fuchs celebrates after the game Action Images via Reuters / Carl Recine Livepic

From heroes to zeros and back again, Leicester City's remarkable rollercoater ride took another twist as a superb 2-0 victory over Sevilla put them in the quarter-finals of the Champions League on Tuesday.

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Soccer: Juve through after penalty, red card end Porto hopes

Soccer: Juve through after penalty, red card end Porto hopes

Published 14/03/2017

Soccer Football - Juventus v FC Porto - UEFA Champions League Round of 16 Second Leg - Juventus Stadium, Turin, Italy - 14/3/17 Juventus' Paulo Dybala celebrates scoring their first goal with Leonardo Bonucci Reuters / Giorgio Perottino Livepic

Juventus coasted into the Champions League quarter-finals with a 1-0 win over Porto on Tuesday after a first-half penalty and red card ended the Portuguese side's lingering hopes of a comeback.

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Soccer: Barca complete incredible comeback to sink PSG

Soccer: Barca complete incredible comeback to sink PSG

Published 08/03/2017

Football Soccer - Barcelona v Paris St Germain - UEFA Champions League Round of 16 Second Leg - The Nou Camp, Barcelona, Spain - 8/3/17 Barcelona players celebrate after the game Reuters / Albert Gea Livepic

Barcelona became the first team in Champions League history to overturn a four-goal deficit in a knockout tie as a stoppage-time goal by Sergio Roberto completed an extraordinary 6-1 victory over Paris St Germain on Wednesday.

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