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Sealiway sprang a 12-1 surprise in the Qipco Champion Stakes at Ascot as the big two, Adayar and Mishriff, finished out of the first three. Fifth in the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe 13 days earlier, Sealiway bettered the form he showed when runner-up to St Mark's Basilica in the French Derby to lift the mile-and-a-quarter showpiece. The three-year-old colt, trained by Cedric Rossi and ridden by Mickael Barzalona, was made to fight all the way by the William Haggas-trained Dubai Honour, who only went down by three-quarters of a length.
Myanmar's junta chief will be excluded from an upcoming ASEAN summit, the group said Saturday, a rare rebuke as concerns rise over the military government's commitment to defusing a bloody crisis. Foreign ministers from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations agreed at an emergency meeting late Friday that a "non-political representative" for Myanmar would be invited to the October 26-28 summit, current ASEAN chair Brunei said in a statement.The decision effectively excluded junta leader Min
A government watchdog group says it has filed an ethics complaint against White House press secretary Jen Psaki for a comment she made earlier this week about Virginia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe
Strictly's Rose and Giovanni perform outstanding Cha Cha
“I did not stop dancing for a second,” says Federico Carrizo, who competed in the Tango World Championship in Buenos Aires last month. “It was very hard to be for a year and a half without being able to go out to the recreation center to dance,” says Joaquin Bruzon. Now, once again, the Failde Orchestra of Matanzas, Cuba can perform danzóns like “El Naranjero” and “Cuba Libre,” “A La Habana me Voy” and “Nievecita.”
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has hailed Mohamed Salah as the best player in the world following Liverpool’s 5-0 demolition of Watford.
Buildings damaged and residents injured after 4.8-magnitude earthquake strikes Bali
Kenya's Elisha Rotich won the men's race and Ethiopia's Tigist Memuye topped the women's podium at the Paris Marathon on Sunday. Rotich set a course record as he crossed the line in two hours four minutes 21 seconds to finish ahead of Ethiopia's Hailemaryam Kiros.The 31-year-old Kenyan took nearly a minute off his personal best and broke Kenenisa Bekele's seven-year course record of 2:05:04 as he picked up pace after the 25-kilometre mark.Kenya's Hillary Kipsambu came third after slipping two sp
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has lost her latest appeal in Iran, meaning she could be sent back to prison “at any time”, her MP has said. Labour’s Tulip Siddiq confirmed Ms Zaghari-Ratcliffe’s sentence of one year plus a one-year travel ban has been “upheld with no court hearing”. The Hampstead and Kilburn MP has urged Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his Government to intervene in the case.
The former health secretary had been due to assist in helping African countries to recover from the coronavirus pandemic.
Stirring image of striking worker Jason Schultz praised for being ‘worth a thousand words’
An 11th-hour deal has been reached and a strike that would have shut down film and television productions across the U.S. was averted
Michael D Higgins said the MP was carrying out the most fundamental role of a politician – to help constituents – when he was killed.
Pregnant women at risk from NHS workers’ mixed messages over safety of jab. Expectant mothers tell helpline that midwives are advising them against vaccines despite threat posed by virus . Coronavirus – latest updates . See all our coronavirus coverage
It’s famously difficult to put a good book down, but now might be a great time to pick up a new Kindle
Lava continues to flow from La Palma volcano four weeks after eruption
Police probe whether David Amess specially targeted for killingCounter-terrorist officers say attack on MP linked to Islamist extremism Tributes to Conservative MP David Amess near the Belfairs Methodist church in Leigh-on-Sea where he died on Friday. Photograph: Alberto Pezzali/AP
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The UK has recorded a further 148 COVID-related deaths and 43,423 new cases in the latest 24-hour reporting period, government figures show. COVID-related deaths, infections and hospitalisations have all been on the rise over the last week or so, as the UK heads into the winter months and the weather has begun to dip. Most of the false negatives were in southwest England, the UK Health Security Agency said.
Junta spokesman Zaw Min Tun told the BBC Burmese news service that the United States and representatives of the European Union had pressured other leaders of the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to exclude the military leader from the summit later this month. "The foreign interventions can also be seen here," he said.