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The Masters tee times and final round pairings: Rose with Leishman, leader Matsuyama with Schauffele, Finau, MacIntyre and Spieth in the mix

The Masters tee times and final round pairings: Rose with Leishman, leader Matsuyama with Schauffele, Finau, MacIntyre and Spieth in the mix

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The 2021 Masters is heating up nicely with England’s Justin Rose firmly in the battle for the famous Green Jacket. It’s just seven months since Dustin Johnson blasted his way to glory in Augusta with the 2020 tournament having been rearranged to November due to the COVID-19 lockdown. Rose is looking to claim glory at the Masters Now, the historic championship is back in it’s traditional April date and the golfing world is ready for another classic. Rose has been superb over the opening two rounds but has fallen behind Hideki Matsuyama who shot a 65 on Saturday to take a four-shot lead into the final day. A number of top names are in the mix as we head into Sunday’s action but the likes of Dustin Johnson, Rory McIlroy and Brooks Koepka missed the...
Ousted Myanmar leader charged and remanded in detention

Ousted Myanmar leader charged and remanded in detention

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Police in Myanmar have filed a charge against ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi, who has been remanded in detention until 15 February.Ms Suu Kyi, who was detained on Monday as Myanmar's military staged a coup, is charged with breaching the country's import and export laws.A police document states that four illegally imported handheld radios were discovered during a search of Ms Suu Kyi's home, Reuters news agency reports. Advertisement ...
Indonesia leader reshuffles Cabinet amid virus crisis, graft

Indonesia leader reshuffles Cabinet amid virus crisis, graft

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Indonesia’s president has announced a Cabinet reshuffle after the arrest of two of his ministers on corruption charges and his administration’s lackluster pandemic responseBy NINIEK KARMINI Associated PressDecember 22, 2020, 10:11 AM• 2 min readJAKARTA, Indonesia -- Indonesia’s president announced a Cabinet reshuffle Tuesday following the arrest of two of his ministers on corruption charges and his administration’s lackluster pandemic response.The Cabinet shake-up comes amid surging coronavirus cases in the world’s fourth most populous nation. Indonesia's economy has fallen into recession for the first time since the Asian financial crisis more than two decades ago as the country struggles to control the pandemic.Four ministers lost their jobs, including Health Minister Terawan Agus Putran...
‘Stop the madness,’ Tigray leader urges Ethiopia’s PM

‘Stop the madness,’ Tigray leader urges Ethiopia’s PM

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The fugitive leader of Ethiopia’s defiant Tigray region is calling on Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed to “stop the madness” and withdraw troops from the region as he asserted that fighting continues “on every front” two days after Abiy declared victoryBy CARA ANNA Associated PressNovember 30, 2020, 9:00 PM• 5 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleNAIROBI, Kenya -- The fugitive leader of Ethiopia’s defiant Tigray region on Monday called on Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed to “stop the madness” and withdraw troops from the region as he asserted that fighting continues “on every front” two days after Abiy declared victory.Debretsion Gebremichael, in a phone interview with The Associated Press, said he remains near the Tigray capital, Mekele, which the Ethiopian army on Saturday said i...
Guinea’s opposition leader claims election victory

Guinea’s opposition leader claims election victory

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Guinea’s opposition candidate Cellou Dalein Diallo has declared himself the winner of the West African country’s presidential election before the official results have been announcedBy BOUBACAR DIALLO Associated PressOctober 19, 2020, 9:47 PM• 3 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleCONAKRY, Guinea -- Guinea's opposition candidate Cellou Dalein Diallo declared himself the winner of the West African country's presidential election Monday before the official results have been announced, setting up a tense showdown with the incumbent leader of a decade.The party of President Alpha Conde, who is seeking a controversial third term, swiftly condemned Diallo's declaration as “irresponsible and dangerous.”In its statement the ruling party called on "the competent institutions ...