UAE

May 14, 2000

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Spain's Conchita Martinez overcame South Africa's Amanda Coetzer (6-1, 6-2) Sunday to regain the German Open title she won in 1998 - just hours after

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America's undisputed light heavyweight champion Roy Jones Jnr put on a powerful display of punching power, dominating Jamaica's Richard Hall before st

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Sunni Islam's highest authority condemned on Sunday the acts of Muslim extremists holding 21 hostages on a Philippine island, saying Islam rejects all

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The world records keep tumbling for Ian Thorpe who on Saturday broke his own 400-meter freestyle world record and on Sunday broke his own 200 meter fr

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Saudi Arabia's first skyscraper was due to be officially opened in the capital, Riyadh, on Sunday, reported bbc.online the same day.  After decades of

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A morgue assistant who lured medical students to his workplace has been arrested for the murder, rape and mutilation of at least 16 young women in Yem

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Josep Lluis Nunez who has been president of the Barcelona football club for the last 22 years has decided to resign, the club's Internet site revealed

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A London-based Arabic newspaper denied on Sunday reports that former Syrian prime minister Mahmud al-Zu’bi, expelled from the ruling Baath party and f

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At least eleven people died, including a family of four, when their Cairo apartment building collapsed in the early hours of Sunday, security sources

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At least 14 Palestinians were wounded, four of them by live bullets, during clashes with Israeli troops in the West Bank and Gaza Strip on Sunday, the

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By Ahmed Naser  Jordan's new GSM mobile communications operator, MobileCom, announced on Sunday the signing of a $35.7 million agreement with Ericsson

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Two top Palestinian officials have left for Sweden for negotiations with Israeli officials after the two sides missed a second deadline for a draft pe

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Morteza has just about everything at his ladies' shoe shop in fashionable north Tehran, from calf-length leather boots to open-toe sandals to clunky b

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The visiting Libyan foreign minister Abdul Rahman Mohammad Shalqun on Saturday called for talks between India and Pakistan to find a solution to the K

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Tunisian President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali has affirmed the "inalienable" right of Tunisians to bear passports and travel without restriction, officia