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Sharp increase in destruction of virgin forest in 2020

Tropical forests continue to disappear rapidly, threatening irreparable losses to Earth's crucial biodiversity

31 Mar 2021 1:50 PM

French government seeks to set age for sexual consent at 15

A push to set France's first age of consent three years ago in the wake of the global #MeToo movement failed amid legal complications

10 Feb 2021 5:53 PM

France calls foul as Sanofi announce that US will get virus vaccine first

Sanofi sparked controversy after announcing that US patients would get their vaccine first as US government was helping to fund the vaccine

14 May 2020 4:44 PM

Covid-19 effect: No shaking, no sharing, no showering in tennis

ITF issued a set of guidelines which include arriving at a venue already dressed and leaving immediately after the conclusion of a match

02 May 2020 9:31 AM

Ninth Ligue 1 title for PSG as season declared over

PSG striker Kylian Mbappe and Monaco forward Wissam Ben Yedder finished as the top scorers with 18 goals

01 May 2020 8:41 AM

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PSG to be crowned Ligue 1 champions as standings frozen: report

LFP’s board will ratify the recommendation and effectively hand PSG their seventh title in the last eight years

30 Apr 2020 3:46 PM

PSG boss says club could play Champions League matches abroad

Already in the quarter-finals of Champions League, PSG are yet to know their opponents as the round of 16 ties were not completed

29 Apr 2020 11:24 AM

Stefanos Tsitsipas serves up birthday prank on friend Nick Kyrgios

Fans called thinking it is Greek player's number, but calls went to switched off Kyrgios' number

27 Apr 2020 7:17 PM

'Full medical checkups' for Ligue 1 players from May 11

A draft document on medical and health protocols was presented by the league's representative for club doctors

25 Apr 2020 8:02 AM

UEFA to advance up to 70 million euros to clubs amid financial crisis

The money was originally put aside to be paid to clubs which had released players for international matches

23 Apr 2020 7:19 PM

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Players back Federer over tennis merger even as Kyrgios questions

Top players agreed that a merger could help tennis recover from the coronavirus shutdown, which has seen Wimbledon cancelled

23 Apr 2020 2:00 PM

Regional events will kickstart tennis season, predicts Novak Djokovic

With quarantine models different in countries, it will be difficult for the Tour to start as it hops from one country to another

22 Apr 2020 9:24 AM

Humans responsible spread of coronavirus and other zoonoses

It is human activity that enabled the virus to jump to people, and specialists warn that if nothing changes many other pandemics will follow

21 Apr 2020 11:48 AM

Tennis 'big three' plan to help lowest-ranked players: Djokovic

The players are to be joined by the ATP and the four Grand Slams in contributing money that will be distributed by the ATP among players

19 Apr 2020 12:00 PM

'Double-headers' suggestion gets thumbs down from Sebastian Vettel

The German driver however suggested that he would favour staging races without fans if it allowed a quick resumption

17 Apr 2020 1:35 PM

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UEFA plans to stage Champions League final on August 29

The date is only feasible if European leagues are able to resume playing around July or August

17 Apr 2020 10:22 AM

Rescheduled Tour de France to start August 29

Consequently, the Spanish three-week cycling tour La Vuelta a Espana scheduled for begin on August 14 is to be rearranged

15 Apr 2020 5:47 PM

Renault driver Daniel Ricciardo will take a pay cut

However, team boss said Ricciardo’s salary would not be a factor after staff at the Enstone factory in central England has been furloughed

15 Apr 2020 11:37 AM

Tour de France called off amid virus, no new dates set

With France in strict lockdown until at least May 11 and public gatherings banned until mid-July, Tour can start only two months later

14 Apr 2020 6:26 PM

Decision on French Grand Prix this week

Scheduled for June 28, the French Grand Prix is the first race on the revised Formula One world championship calendar

14 Apr 2020 5:33 PM

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