Resolute Wenger braced for Liverpool test

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Resolute Wenger braced for Liverpool test

AFP- Arsenal's French coach Arsene Wenger looks on ahead of the game against Blackpool
LONDON, April 16, 2011 (AFP) - Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has made it clear he is not prepared to compromise his footballing philosophy now that the club is owned by American tycoon Stan Kroenke.

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Ferrer defeats Melzer for Monaco finals

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Ferrer defeats Melzer for Monaco finals

MONTE CARLO, April 16, 2011 (AFP) - Fourth seed David Ferrer ended the upset run of Jurgen Melzer 6-3, 6-2 to reach the final of the Monte Carlo Masters on Saturday.

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Number of Russian billionaires swells in 2011: report

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MOSCOW, April 15, 2011 (AFP) - The number of Russian billionaires almost doubled over the last year to 101, the Russian edition of Forbes magazine said Friday in its annual rating.

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Nigeria votes in crucial presidential election

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ABUJA (AFP) – Nigerians turned out in large numbers Saturday to vote for a president as Africa's most populous nation sought to make history by holding its cleanest polls for head of state in nearly two decades.

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Syria's Assad to chair new cabinet as demos spread

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DAMASCUS (AFP) – Syrian President Bashar al-Assad was to address Saturday a new government tasked with launching reforms as protests demanding greater freedoms snowballed a month after they first broke out.

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Blasts rock Misrata, as Libya rebels push in east

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Blasts rock Misrata, as Libya rebels push in east

MISRATA, Libya (AFP) – Loud explosions Saturday rocked the besieged rebel-held western Libyan city of Misrata, where the death toll mounted, as a rights watchdog said Moamer Kadhafi's forces were using cluster bombs.

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Japan's TEPCO tips radiation-sucking mineral in sea

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Japan's TEPCO tips radiation-sucking mineral in sea

TOKYO (AFP) – The Japanese operator of a stricken nuclear plant said Saturday it has started dumping a mineral into the sea that absorbs radioactive substances, aiming to slow down contamination of the ocean.

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Top G20 economies face scrutiny over imbalances

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Top G20 economies face scrutiny over imbalances

WASHINGTON, April 16, 2011 (AFP) - Seven of the world's leading economies including China and the United States faced deep scrutiny over fiscal and financial imbalances Saturday as the G20 group announced a new framework for assessing potential risks to the global economy.

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US group inks deal to buy AS Roma

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BOSTON, Massachusetts, April 15, 2011 (AFP) - A group of American investors led by Boston-based private equity tycoon Thomas DiBenedetto have signed a deal to buy Italian football club Roma, making it the first Serie A club to have foreign ownership.

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Mourinho refuses to talk at press conference

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Mourinho refuses to talk at press conference

MADRID, April 15, 2011 (AFP) - Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho turned up at a press conference Friday on the eve of his side's league clash against arch-rivals Barcelona but refused to speak, leaving it up to assistant coach Aitor Karanka to field reporters' questions.

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Vettel storms to pole in China Grand Prix

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Vettel storms to pole in China Grand Prix

SHANGHAI (AFP) – World championship leader Sebastian Vettel underlined his superiority by storming to pole position for Sunday's Chinese Grand Prix with the fastest lap ever recorded at the Shanghai circuit.

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Ferguson boost for City's Mancini

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Ferguson boost for City's Mancini

MANCHESTER, United Kingdom, April 16, 2011 (AFP) - Sir Alex Ferguson believes it's now only matter of time before mega-rich Manchester City realise their potential and are challenging on a regular basis for silverware.

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Spanish Cup is most challenging Clasico - Xavi

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Spanish Cup is most challenging Clasico - Xavi

MADRID, April 16, 2011 (AFP) - Barcelona playmaker Xavi Hernandez says he is most afraid of facing Real Madrid in the Spanish Cup final, of the four Clasicos that the two sides will play over the next three weeks.

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Vietnamese people urged to use local drugs

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Vietnamese people urged to use local drugs

The government called for the Vietnamese people to use homemade medicines, as local drugs are slowly moving to the back burner whilst prices of commercial medicines are proving a daily burden on patients.

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Gold see-saws steeply

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Gold see-saws steeply

The price of gold in Vietnam soared to above VND37.3 million a tael (1.2 ounces) on April 15, however, the metal declined quickly at a steep pace.

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