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AMSTERDAM, Feb. 19 (Xinhua) — Ajax took a step towards the last 16 of the Europa League by beating Legia Warsaw 1-0 in Amsterdam on Thursday. Ajax had been ousted…

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ISTANBUL, Jan. 31 (Xinhua) — Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan criticized French President Nicolas Sarkozy of his opposition to Turkey’s bid to join the European Union (EU) in his…

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RIO DE JANEIRO, Dec. 22 (Xinhua) — While on vacation in his native city of Rio de Janeiro, striker Adriano revealed on Wednesday his plans to remain with Italy’s Roma…

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BEIJING, Oct. 29 (Xinhua) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel is making her eighth visit to China with strengthening economic links atop her agenda. Chinese Premier Li Keqiang and Merkel witnessed…

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BEIJING, Jan. 9 (Xinhua) — China’s official website for booking train tickets received a daily average of more than 1 billion hits during the first week of January, according to…

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GLASGOW, Britain, Oct. 31 (Xinhua) — Japan’s Shirai Kenzo on Saturday won men’s floor final at 2015 World Gymnastics Championships held in Glasgow, Scotland. The 19-year-old Japanese won gold by…

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BERLIN, Jan. 9 (Xinhua) — The world premiere of Spanish director Isabel Coixet’s Nobody Wants the Night will open the 65th Berlin International Film Festival on Feb. 5, Berlinale’s press…

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SINGAPORE, June 5 (Xinhua) — The Media Development Authority of Singapore announced on Sunday that Singapore’s first film festival, ScreenSingapore, starts from 5 to 12 June in its official launch…

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BEIJING, Sept. 18 — For Beijing, the Olympics and Paralympics have brought the clearest and bluest skies to the capital in the last 10 years, reduced traffic congestion by half,…

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NAIROBI, April 10 (Xinhua) — Somali pirates are demanding a ransom on Friday after captured U.S. captain failed to make a escape, according to agencies’ reports. Pirates hijacked U.S. cargo…