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Saudis toil into Asian Cup last 16, Thailand inch closer
Qatar face China side in pole position to join them in Group A last 16.
As Gaza deaths top 25,000, Hamas defends attacks that sparked war
Netanyahu vows 'complete victory'.
Kidnapped Nigerian sisters rescued after outcry
Police, army save the girls last night in the Kajuru forest in neighbouring Kaduna State.
Hamas says Gaza deaths top 25,000 as Israel pushes offensive
Thousands protest across Israel to demand release of hostages, early elections to oust Benjamin Netanyahu.
‘Fire still burns’ for hungry Djokovic at Australian Open
Serbian wins 32 consecutive matches at tournament, not tasting defeat since he lost to South Korea’s Chung Hyeon in 2018.
Mali stay top, Tunisia back in contention after drab Afcon draw
Clash of two top 10-ranked teams in Africa provides little excitement.
Bounedjah rescues Algeria as Angola end winless Afcon run
Namibia will reach knockout stage for first time if they collect maximum points again.
Death toll surges as fighting rages across Gaza
At least 165 people killed over 24 hours, says Hamas.
Iran launches satellite in new aerospace milestone
Republic says satellite, rocket launches only for civil or defence purposes.
S. Korea salvage late draw with Jordan
Yazan Al-Arab deflects ball into own net to let Jurgen Klinsmann’s men escape with a point in Group E.
Russia to debate seizing property from army critics
Anyone who tries to destroy country, betray her should receive punishment they deserve, says speaker.
13 dead in China school fire, says state media
Local authorities investigating cause, at least one person has been detained.
Japan’s ‘Moon Sniper’ lands but power running low
Without solar cells functioning craft would only have power for ‘several hours’.
Microsoft says exec email breached in Russia-backed hack
Tech giant believes attack done by Midnight Blizzard group.
White House ‘concerned’ about reported death of US citizen in West Bank
American-Palestinian teenager said to be killed by Israeli fire in occupied territory.
LA Times staff walk out over job cut threats
Employees protest ‘obscene’, ‘unsustainable’ contract changes.
Jetblue, Spirit file appeal blocked merger
US carriers defend move against Justice Dept’s claim it would hurt consumers, violate antitrust law.
Salah ruled out of 2 Afcon games with hamstring injury
Egypt captain won’t return to play unless team qualifies for quarter-final.
Nearly 300 Myanmar soldiers flee to India after rebel gains
Armed insurgents have taken over Paletwa town, 6 military bases.
Japan inflation slows to 2.3% in December as energy bills drop
Its central bank will make a policy decision next week.
Pedro Pascal debuts ‘freaky’ new film as Sundance fest kicks off
He plays a hitman in the punk-rocking, Nazi-slaying movie.
Thai court orders emergency plan to improve air quality
The kingdom braces for its annual peak of noxious smog.