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Arsenal v Swansea City

BBC Sport - Sun, 05/10/2015 - 06:20
Preview followed by live coverage of Monday's Premier League game between Arsenal and Swansea City.

Champion's coffin takes final TT lap

BBC Sport - Sun, 05/10/2015 - 06:16
The coffin of six-time world motor-racing champion Geoff Duke will be driven on a lap of the Isle of Man TT course later ahead of his funeral.

VIDEO: 'Sign for us or miss the FA Cup final'

BBC Sport - Sun, 05/10/2015 - 06:09
Aston Villa manager Tim Sherwood jokes that on-loan Tom Cleverley will not play in the FA Cup final unless he signs for the club.

Rea seals race one victory at Imola

BBC Sport - Sun, 05/10/2015 - 06:02
Northern Ireland's Jonathan Rea continues his dominance of the World Superbike series by winning race one at Imola.

Louis van Gaal lauds Manchester United's fighting spirit at Crystal Palace - video

Guardian Sport - Sun, 05/10/2015 - 05:53
The managers Louis van Gaal and Alan Pardew react to Manchester United's 2-1 win at Crystal Palace, which moves the Dutchman's side a step closer to Champions League qualification Continue reading...

Castro: This pope's so impressive, I might return to church

Observer - Sun, 05/10/2015 - 05:50
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Cuban President Raul Castro paid a call on Pope Francis at the Vatican Sunday to thank him for working for Cuban-US detente and later said he is so impressed by the pontiff he is considering a return to the Catholic church's fold.

Tropical Storm Ana makes landfall on US southeast coast

Observer - Sun, 05/10/2015 - 05:33
MIAMI, United States ( AFP) - Tropical storm Ana made landfall on the US southeastern coast Sunday, risking flooding, high winds and life-threatening tides in the region, forecasters warned.

Mumbai Indians v Royal Challengers Bangalore: IPL 2015 – live!

Guardian Sport - Sun, 05/10/2015 - 05:30

10.30am BST

Nick will be here shortly. In the meantime, here’s what happened the last time RCB were let off the leash:

A magnificent century from Chris Gayle laid the foundations for an emphatic Royal Challengers Bangalore victory that ended Kings XI Punjab’s of progressing to the next phase of the Indian Premier League.

George Bailey’s Kings XI side were outclassed with bat and ball in succumbing to a crushing 138-run defeat – the second heaviest margin in the tournament’s history – after being bowled out for 88. Sreenath Aravind and Mitchell Starc did the damage for RCB with four wickets each.

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Ramotar leads PPP/C appeal for majority

Stabroek - Sun, 05/10/2015 - 05:20
President Donald Ramotar last evening pledged to take Guyana to a great future if re-elected as he joined other speakers at the PPP/C’s final rally for tomorrow’s general elections to appeal for...

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Stabroek - Sun, 05/10/2015 - 05:18
With a population of almost 300, the close-knit Philadelphia, East Bank Essequibo is a thriving agricultural village that sees co-operation among its people.

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World Cup places at stake - Gatland

BBC Sport - Sun, 05/10/2015 - 05:17
Wales' warm-up matches in August will give players a chance to impress ahead of the World Cup, says coach Warren Gatland.

Prepare for change

Stabroek - Sun, 05/10/2015 - 05:16
“It is time we remove this PPP wrecking crew from government,” APNU+AFC presidential candidate David Granger told a mammoth crowd last evening, while emphasising the need to get to the polls early...

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Bandits shoot mom, son in home invasion

Stabroek - Sun, 05/10/2015 - 05:15
A mother and son are now nursing gunshot wounds at a private hospital after they were both shot during a home invasion in the city early yesterday morning.

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Still no Learning Channel at Aishalton despite promises

Stabroek - Sun, 05/10/2015 - 05:14
Almost half-a-year after promises were made to fix equipment for the Learning Channel in Aishalton, Region Nine which has not functioned since it was installed over three years ago, it is still to be...

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In transition

Stabroek - Sun, 05/10/2015 - 05:13
Sometimes in life we are in the middle of a major social transition on a national scale, but the intensity of the movement and the frenzy of it can often reach such a pitch that we are not able to...

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Plans in place to disseminate elections results in timely manner

Stabroek - Sun, 05/10/2015 - 05:13
Chairman of the Guyana Elections Commission (Gecom) Dr Steve Surujbally said yesterday that plans are in place to disseminate elections results to the nation in the “fastest time possible.” Updating...

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Local authorities contact US peers over arms, ammo shipment from Miami

Stabroek - Sun, 05/10/2015 - 05:12
Local authorities have contacted their counterparts in the United States for assistance in locating the player/s in the shipment of a cache of guns and ammunition from Miami, which was intercepted...

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GFF signs 30-year lease with NDC for Providence Community Centre ground

Stabroek - Sun, 05/10/2015 - 05:12
After years in the making, Guyana’s first FIFA Goal Project moved one step closer to becoming a reality when the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) Normalization Committee officially signed a 30-year...

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Let peace prevail!

Stabroek - Sun, 05/10/2015 - 05:12
  Guyanese will vote on Monday for a Government that they wish to conduct the affairs of the nation on their behalf for the next five years.

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Our trust justified: a well-run, transparent, credible and fair election

Stabroek - Sun, 05/10/2015 - 05:11
We will be completely justified in trusting the outcome of this election. A month ago I wrote a column pointing out that in a volatile, vitriolic and divisive campaign the nation was blessed in...

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