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19 May 2018 9:49 AM Belgian Wellens out of Giro before Monte Zoncolan stage

Milan - Belgian rider Tim Wellens has pulled out of the Giro d'Italia before Saturday's 14th stage to the summit of Monte Zoncolan because of a fever. The 27-year-old Lotto-Soudal rider had won a sprint finish for the fourth stage between Catania and Caltagirone in Sicily. But his team said he has been suffering from a sore throat and signs of bronchitis 37

17 May 2018 6:23 PM Bosnia refuses to extradite Hamas suspect to Tunisia

A Sarajevo court on Thursday refused to hand over a Bosnian national to Tunisia over the 2016 assassination of a member of the Palestinian Islamist Hamas movement, saying there was no extradition deal between the countries. The suspect, Elvir Sarac, was briefly detained in Sarajevo on Tuesday after Tunisia issued an international warrant for him in connection 39

17 May 2018 10:00 AM Israel launches new air raid on Hamas in Gaza

Israel said on Thursday it launched an overnight air raid on a Hamas facility in Gaza after gunfire from the territory targeted its soldiers and damaged a building. "The Israeli army struck targets belonging to Hamas in the northern Gaza Strip, including terrorist infrastructure and weapons-making facilities," the military said in a statement 86

15 May 2018 8:01 PM Palestinians withdraw envoy to US over Israel embassy move

Ramallah - Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas withdrew his top representative to the United States on Tuesday, the foreign ministry announced, a day after the US moved its Israeli embassy to Jerusalem. Husam Zomlot, the head of the Palestine Liberation Organisation's office in Washington, would return to the Palestinian territories Wednesday, the statement 79

10 May 2018 7:17 AM Israel hits dozens of 'Iranian' targets in Syria after rocket fire

Israel's army said on Thursday it had hit dozens of Iranian military targets in Syria overnight after rocket fire towards its forces which it blamed on Iran, marking a sharp escalation between the two enemies. The incident came after weeks of rising tensions and followed US President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal on Tuesday 69

08 May 2018 8:10 PM Netanyahu says 'fully supports' Trump's withdrawal from Iran deal

Jerusalem - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu expressed his strong support for US President Donald Trump's "bold" decision Tuesday to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal, which the Israeli leader has repeatedly criticised. "Israel fully supports President Trump's bold decision today to reject the disastrous nuclear deal with the terrorist regime in Tehran 158

06 May 2018 4:52 PM Two in a row for Viviani as Dennis keeps pink

Eilat - Elia Viviani made it a double delight in Israel on Sunday as he won his second Giro d'Italia stage in a row in a bunch sprint finish at Eilat. The Italian survived a near-brush with the safety barriers on the side of the road as he sprinted to the stage three finish in the Red Sea resort, edging out compatriot Sacha Modolo with Irishman Sam Bennett 42

01 May 2018 6:21 AM Wallaby sorry for urinating on pub bar

Sydney - Wallabies and Waratahs scrumhalf Nick Phipps admitted he was "a bloody idiot" and apologised on Tuesday after being kicked out of a pub for urinating on the bar. Phipps, who was reportedly heavily intoxicated and dressed as a cow, was ejected from the classy Woollahra Hotel in Sydney on April 21 as he celebrated his impending wedding with friends 3172

28 April 2018 12:01 PM Crusaders edge past Brumbies

Cape Town - The Crusaders were too good for the Brumbies as they claimed a deserved 21-8 victory in their Super Rugby encounter in Canberra on Saturday. The eight-time champions laid most of the foundations for their victory during the first half and although the Brumbies improved during the second period, the men from Christchurch kept them at bay. And despite 2909

24 April 2018 10:54 AM Die Antwoord to play another show in Israel

Cape Town – It was announced on Monday that South African music duo Die Antwoord – made up of artists Ninja and Yolandi Visser - are going to perform in Israel at a venue called Live Park in Rishon LeZion. The concert is scheduled to take place on Thursday, 2 August and tickets are 244 Israeli New Shekels or R 845,73 at the current rate of conversion 1075