• Mourinho picks his three men of the match ... and none of them even played!

    Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho hailed the members of his squad who did not play in Sunday's League Cup final win against Tottenham as his "men of the match". The Blues saw off their London rivals 2-0 on Sunday, with captain John Terry scoring the first just before half-time and Kyle Walker netting…

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    • Myanmar captures rare white elephant in western jungles

      Myanmar's forestry department has captured a rare white elephant in the jungles of the country's western Ayeyarwaddy region, an official said Sunday. White elephants, which are actually albinos, have been revered for centuries in Myanmar, Thailand, Laos and other Asian nations. Myanmar already has…

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      • Liverpool 2-1 Manchester City: Coutinho cracker keeps Reds' run going

        After a bright start, the Reds took the lead through a sensational Jordan Henderson goal, the midfielder cutting inside on the break - capitalising upon a Vincent Kompany error - to curl a powerful long-ranger well out of the reach of Joe Hart into the top corner. Manuel Pellegrini's men got back…

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        • Big Bang, Deflated? Universe May Have Had No Beginning

          In the new formulation, the universe was never a singularity, or an infinitely small and infinitely dense point of matter. "Our theory suggests that the age of the universe could be infinite," said study co-author Saurya Das, a theoretical physicist at the University of Lethbridge in Alberta,…

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          • Inter 0-1 Fiorentina: Salah strikes to sink Nerazzurri

            Fiorentina extended their unbeaten run in Serie A to eight matches with a drought-breaking 1-0 win against Inter at San Siro on Sunday. Both teams came into the match in fine form and off the back of UEFA Europa League victories, but Inter's recent resurgence was ended as substitute Mohamed Salah…

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            • Indonesia's stance 'clear' on Australians' executions: Widodo

              Indonesian President Joko Widodo has said his country's stance is "clear" on the pending executions of two Australian drug smugglers, despite the suggestion by Australia's prime minister that he is "carefully considering" his position. The executions by firing squad of Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew…

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              • Prince William dons samurai gear on Japan tour

                Britain's Prince William donned the trappings of feudal nobility in Japan Saturday, wearing the helmet and clothes of an ancient samurai during a tour of a TV studio. William, whose own military career saw him taking the controls of an ultra-modern helicopter, asked: "How does it look?" "It really…

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                • Chile's president meets with ailing teen who asked to die

                  Chile's president went to a hospital Saturday to meet with a 14-year-old girl who shocked the country by going on YouTube to plead for the leader to let doctors euthanize her because she is tired of her struggle with cystic fibrosis. A government statement said President Michelle Bachelet talked…

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                  • 30,000 marchers in Moscow mourn slain Putin foe

                    For the tens of thousands bearing flowers and tying black ribbons to railings in honor of slain Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, the solemn march through the Moscow drizzle on Sunday was a time for silence, not slogans. The marchers occasionally broke into chants of "Russia without…

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                    • Under-fire Giroud repays Wenger's faith

                      Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said he had no qualms about keeping Olivier Giroud in the team despite his misfiring midweek Champions League display and his faith in the striker was rewarded with a goal on Sunday. Giroud was singled out as the worst of a bad bunch after Arsenal's surprising 3-1 home…

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                      • Rare Roman Tombstone Discovered in England

                        A 1,800-year-old tombstone was discovered at a Roman cemetery in England this week. Because of its inscription, archaeologists know who was buried in the grave: a 27-year-old woman named Bodica. "It's incredibly rare," Neil Holbrook, of Cotswold Archaeology, told Live Science.

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                        • Buffett recommends investing in stocks but avoiding mistakes

                          Billionaire Warren Buffett says owning stocks is the key to building wealth over time, but investors must avoid the common mistakes of trading too often and paying high investment fees. Buffett says his Berkshire Hathaway Inc. conglomerate benefited over the past 50 years from the S&P 500's growth…

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                          • North Korean leader tells army: 'prepare for war'

                            North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un has urged his army to prepare for war with the United States and its allies, state media said Saturday, as Pyongyang ramps up the rhetoric ahead of US-South Korea military drills. Kim's comments came after South Korea and the United States Friday conducted a joint…

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                            • Petition Agong to pardon Anwar, lawyer tells Malaysians

                              Malaysians may write to Yang di-Pertuan Agong Tuanku Abdul Halim Mu’adzam Shah to express their wish to see Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim given a royal pardon, said lawyer representing the opposition leader. According to Sivarasa Rasiah, the matter ceased to be a legal process the moment Anwar’s lawyer…

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                              • Julianne Moore: Love is rare

                                Julianne Moore has warned that falling in love is a "big deal" and must be recognised as such. After triumphing she explained that her husband Bart Freundlich, 45, has been her biggest supporter and told her she'd take home the Academy Award as soon as he saw the flick. Now Julianne has spoken…

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                                • China advisory body ousts former top Hu Jintao aide

                                  China expelled a disgraced senior aide to former President Hu Jintao from a high-profile advisory body on Saturday, the official Xinhua news agency reported on its website, marking the latest step in a significant political scandal. Ling Jihua heads a Communist Party body charged with reaching out…

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                                  • Chris and Gwyneth's 'newfound closeness'

                                    Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin have reportedly discovered a "newfound closeness". Over Valentine's Day weekend the family spent time together in Malibu, where Gwyneth, 42, and 37-year-old Chris were snapped walking arm-in-arm along the beach. "Now Gwyn has told friends that she and Chris have a…

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