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Iran has not ruled out talks to end nuclear dispute, says official

Iran has not ruled out talks to end nuclear dispute, says official

Published 20/01/2020

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran said on Monday that it had not closed the “door to negotiations” in efforts to resolve a dispute over its nuclear [more…]

Rust-free Federer launches Melbourne campaign with sublime win

Rust-free Federer launches Melbourne campaign with sublime win

Published 20/01/2020

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Roger Federer showed no sign of rust despite a lack of match practice ahead of the Australian Open as he launched his [more…]

Gauff completes double eclipse of Venus

Gauff completes double eclipse of Venus

Published 20/01/2020

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Coco Gauff shone on her Australian Open debut on Monday as she knocked Venus Williams out of the first round in a [more…]

Telecoms group Iliad formally launches 1.4 billion euro capital increase

Telecoms group Iliad formally launches 1.4 billion euro capital increase

Published 20/01/2020

PARIS (Reuters) - French telecoms and media group Iliad formally launched on Monday its previously announced plan for a 1.4 billion euros ($1.6 billion) capital [more…]

Briton Evans pats stomach after fulfilling comeback win

Briton Evans pats stomach after fulfilling comeback win

Published 20/01/2020

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Dan Evans, urged to “miss a few meals” earlier this month by Britain captain Tim Henman, patted his stomach after completing a [more…]

Serena puts aside air quality concerns to clear first hurdle

Serena puts aside air quality concerns to clear first hurdle

Published 20/01/2020

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Serena Williams put aside her concerns about the air quality at Melbourne Park as she breezed into the second round of the [more…]

Sports need to do more to combat climate change: lobby group

Sports need to do more to combat climate change: lobby group

Published 20/01/2020

(Reuters) - The bushfire smoke that hampered the buildup to the Australian Open highlights the need for Tennis Australia to be doing much more to [more…]

Shapovalov shouts at chair umpire in shock first-round exit

Shapovalov shouts at chair umpire in shock first-round exit

Published 20/01/2020

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Canadian young gun Denis Shapovalov raged at the chair umpire before succumbing to nerves as he crashed out of the Australian Open [more…]

Osaka fires back at social media troll after Melbourne win

Osaka fires back at social media troll after Melbourne win

Published 20/01/2020

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Defending champion Naomi Osaka fired back at a social media user who jeered her arrival on court before her 6-2 6-4 victory [more…]

Factbox: Key winners at the 2020 Screen Actors Guild Awards

Factbox: Key winners at the 2020 Screen Actors Guild Awards

Published 20/01/2020

(Reuters) - The Screen Actors Guild (SAG) awards for film and television were handed out on Sunday at a ceremony in Los Angeles. Following is [more…]