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Dominant Kerber to face Barty in Sydney final

Dominant Kerber to face Barty in Sydney final

Published 12/01/2018

Tennis - WTA Premier - Aegon Classic - Edgbaston Priory Club, Birmingham, Britain - June 25, 2017 Ashleigh Barty in action during the final against [more…]

Factbox: Australian Open men’s singles champions

Factbox: Australian Open men’s singles champions

Published 12/01/2018

(Reuters) - List of Australian Open men’s singles champions since the event began in 1905 (Australian unless stated): 2017 Roger Federer (Switzerland) bt Rafa Nadal [more…]

Penpix of top men’s contenders at the Australian Open

Penpix of top men’s contenders at the Australian Open

Published 12/01/2018

(Reuters) - Penpix of top men’s contenders at the 2018 Australian Open, which begins at Melbourne Park on Monday. Roger Federer (Switzerland) World ranking: 2 [more…]

New Zealand to test dairy farms nationally for cattle disease

New Zealand to test dairy farms nationally for cattle disease

Published 11/01/2018

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - New Zealand will roll out a nationwide program to test dairy farms for the cattle disease mycoplasma bovis as the number of [more…]

Dollar extends losses vs yen after BOJ tapering talk

Dollar extends losses vs yen after BOJ tapering talk

Published 10/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: Japan Yen and U.S. Dollar notes are seen in this June 22, 2017 illustration photo. REUTERS/Thomas White/Illustration/File PhotoTOKYO (Reuters) - The dollar extended [more…]

Dollar steady but its funding costs soar ahead of year-end

Dollar steady but its funding costs soar ahead of year-end

Published 25/12/2017

A U.S. Dollar note is seen in this June 22, 2017 illustration photo. REUTERS/Thomas White/IllustrationTOKYO (Reuters) - The dollar was little changed against other major [more…]

Australian PM says nine foreigners among those hurt when driver plows

Australian PM says nine foreigners among those hurt when driver plows

Published 22/12/2017

Australian police patrol the area where a driver on Thursday deliberately ploughed into pedestrians in central Melbourne, Australia, December 22, 2017. REUTERS/Sonali PaulMELBOURNE (Reuters) - [more…]

Dollar edges up, euro slumps after Catalan vote

Dollar edges up, euro slumps after Catalan vote

Published 22/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: A U.S. Dollar note is seen in this June 22, 2017 illustration photo. REUTERS/Thomas White/Illustration/File PhotoTOKYO (Reuters) - The dollar edged up on [more…]

Britain’s Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to marry on May 19

Britain’s Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to marry on May 19

Published 15/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: Britain's Prince Harry poses with Meghan Markle in the Sunken Garden of Kensington Palace, London, Britain, November 27, 2017. REUTERS/Toby Melville/File PhotoLONDON (Reuters) [more…]

Hewitt comes out of retirement to play doubles at Australian Open

Hewitt comes out of retirement to play doubles at Australian Open

Published 14/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: Tennis - Davis Cup - Semi-Finals - Belgium vs Australia - Palais 12, Brussels, Belgium - September 17, 2017 Australia captain Lleyton Hewitt [more…]