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Cape Town - Highlanders head coach Tony Brown has named a strong side to take on the Sunwolves in Invercargill on Saturday. Reserves: Greg Pleasants-Tate, Aki Seiuli, Siosuia Halanukonuka, Tom Franklin, Gareth Evans, Josh Renton, Teihorangi Walden, Sio Tomkinson.
  • Turkey referendum: 2.5m votes 'manipulated'

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    Andrej Hunko was a member of a 23-person joint OSCE-Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) delegation sent to Turkey to observe the constitutional referendum last Sunday. He told parliamentarians: "The people's will has been reflected at the ballot box, and the debate is over". "Everyone should respect the outcome, especially the main opposition", he added.
  • U.S. defense chief says North Korea 'recklessly tried to provoke'

    U.S. defense chief says North Korea 'recklessly tried to provoke'

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    After meeting with Saudi Arabia's King Salman and other officials, Mattis will visit top political and military leaders in Egypt, Israel and Qatar this week. The Houthis control the capital Sanaa and large swathes of territory. "This is something, with the number of innocent people dying inside Yemen, that simply has to be brought to an end", he said.
  • Trump orders review of visa program to encourage hiring Americans

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    In the document, known to the White House as the "Buy American and Hire American" order , Trump also seeks changes in government procurement that would boost purchases of American products in federal contracts, particularly in the U.S. It's not going to fix the problem. Highly skilled positions with often difficult-to-find workers include chemical, nuclear and mechanical engineering.
  • Giants manager Bruce Bochy undergoes minor heart procedure

    Giants manager Bruce Bochy undergoes minor heart procedure

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    He's expected to rejoin the club Friday. Wotus will handle the managerial duties against the Royals. "Now I've got to get on my Facebook and put a shout-out to him", said Sala. The procedure was considered minor enough that some of the players were barely aware of it, even asking members of the media how Bochy was doing before their game Tuesday night.
  • Sterling soars; stocks and U.S. dollar off on geopolitical angst

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    There is also the risk that the Liberal Democrats, traditionally Britain's third-largest party, could eat into the Conservatives' vote; the Liberals remain enthusiastically pro-European, and could attract younger British voters who are frustrated by the anti-EU sentiment which now dominates the country's political elite.
  • Pence in Japan: 'All options are on the table' regarding North Korea

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    Pence arrived in Tokyo from South Korea, where he visited the heavily fortified border separating the North and South. Lu said Beijing wants to resume the multi-party negotiations that ended in stalemate in 2009 and suggested that US plans to deploy a missile defense system in South Korea were damaging its relations with China.
  • Syria evacuations resume, bringing town under state control

    Syria evacuations resume, bringing town under state control

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    The opposition-run Syrian Observatory for Human Rights also reported the transfer, which it said includes 800 armed men from both the rebels and regime. But the statement fits with other reports, including one from a witness who said many of those killed or injured in the attack were children who were picking up handout snacks.
  • BSF Trooper Tej Bahadur Yadav Dismissed from Service

    BSF Trooper Tej Bahadur Yadav Dismissed from Service

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    According to reports, Tej Bahadur has been found guilty of number of charges including gross indiscipline and carrying a mobile phone while on duty. The officer informed that Yadav hadthree months of time to appeal against the verdict. His plea for voluntary retirement was rejected by authorities. Yadav's family had alleged that he was being "threatened and tortured mentally" and was under arrest.