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September 15, 2017 6:38 AM EUROPE >EU must change its view of Turkey: Turkish FM

Turkey’s foreign minister has urged European countries to change their view of Turkey, saying that unless the EU sees Ankara as an equal partner, “a healthy relationship won’t be possible.” Speaking at a press conference on Sept. 14 in the capital Ankara with his visiting French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian, Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said Turkey “doesn’t want to have problems 22

September 13, 2017 1:48 PM One family has ruled Togo for 50 years. Huge protests are shaking their grip on power

Barely a soul in Togo has known life under the rule of anyone but Faure Gnassingbé and his father, Gnassingbé Eyadéma. The elder took control of the small West African nation in a 1967 coup. Half a century has passed. Ninety percent of Togo's population is younger than 50. In Togo, life expectancy is still shockingly low. In 38 years of misrule, Eyadéma 68

September 13, 2017 4:40 AM Nigeria in search of a nation

“It was never intended that the area now called Nigeria or any of the area granted to other countries would metamorphose into a nation. It was intended to be a fief for exploitation of raw materials such as palm oil, palm kernel, groundnut, cocoa, rubber and cotton to meet the industrial demands of Europe!!!” IN THE BEGINING: Once upon a time and indeed 72

September 11, 2017 6:20 AM Urban warfare rages in Togo

Lome - Security forces fired teargas at youths in Togo's capital on Wednesday in a wave of protests in which at least 10 people have been killed since the son of Togo's late ruler won a disputed presidential vote. As police and protesters clashed in dirt backstreets of the seaside capital Lome, the losing opposition candidate declared himself president 55

September 10, 2017 3:28 PM China looks at plans to ban petrol and diesel cars

China, the world’s biggest car market, plans to ban the production and sale of diesel and petrol cars and vans. The country’s vice minister of industry said it had started “relevant research” but that it had not yet decided when the ban would come into force. Both the UK and France have already announced plans to ban new diesel and petrol vehicles by 2040, as part of efforts 54

September 10, 2017 1:14 PM Barcelona News: Ousmane Dembele reveals what Luis Suarez told him to do before debut

OUSMANE DEMBELE has revealed what Luis Suarez told him to do before his Barcelona debut. Dembele came off the bench to mark his first appearance for Barcelona since joining from Borussia Dortmund for £96million last month. The France international was introduced in the 68th minute for Gerard Deulofeu at the Nou Camp last night with Barcelona winning 57

September 10, 2017 1:18 AM The Latest: Near hurricane-force gust reported in Keys

The U.S. National Hurricane Center says wind gusts near hurricane strength have been recorded in the Florida Keys as the center of Irma moves closer to the state. Forecasters said Saturday night that Marathon had reported a wind gust of 71 mph (114 kph) and sustained winds of 51 mph (82 kph). Irma is about 105 miles (170 kilometers) southeast of Key West. Prime 88

September 8, 2017 2:51 AM The Latest: FSU cancels football game ahead of Irma

The Latest: FSU cancels football game ahead of Irma Florida State canceled its home football game Saturday against Louisiana-Monroe because of impending Hurricane Irma. The cancellation Thursday night came after Florida Gov. Rick Scott ordered all state colleges and universities closed through Monday to support shelter and emergency relief efforts 103

September 8, 2017 1:25 AM Irma kills 10 in battered Caribbean, which is in a ‘rush against time’ before the next storm

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Apocalyptic scenes of flattened buildings and ruined airports emerged from once-lush Caribbean islands devastated by Hurricane Irma, as the deadly storm began to lash vulnerable Haiti on Thursday and another powerful storm, Hurricane Jose, followed fast in its wake. About 95 percent of the tiny island of Barbuda sustained damage 95

September 5, 2017 8:35 AM Hey big spenders: The top 10 clubs with the biggest net spends in Europe this summer

“Neymar’s world-record move from Barcelona to Paris St-Germain more than doubled the previous benchmark” It was a manic summer in the European transfer market, with Neymar’s world-record move from Barcelona to Paris St-Germain more than doubling the previous benchmark. The latest report from CIES Football Observatory makes for fascinating reading - they have revealed 26