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Welbeck provides welcome relief for Arsenal

Arsenal's Danny Welbeck (L) celebrates with team-mate Olivier Giroud after scoring a goal during their English Premier League soccer match against West Bromwich Albion at The Hawthorns in West Bromwich, central England November 29, 2014.

LONDON, Nov 29 – Arsenal, gaining welcome relief amid their worst start to a season for 32 years, were left toasting Danny Welbeck on Saturday after the England stiker’s goal earned them a 1-0 Premier League victory at West Browmwich Albion. On the back of two consecutive league defeats, it …

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Egypt court drops murder charge against Mubarak

Egypt's former president Hosni Mubarak (C) waves after a court dismissed a murder charge against the ousted leader over the deaths of protesters during a 2011 uprising.

An Egyptian court dismissed Saturday a murder charge against former president Hosni Mubarak over the deaths of protesters during a 2011 uprising, after a dramatic retrial in which he defended his three-decade rule. The court also acquitted the ex-strongman of a corruption charge, but he will remain in detention because …

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Number of ultra-wealthy in Vietnam rises to 210: report

Customers take a look at a Rolls-Royce car, whose pretax price is not less than US$400,000, at a showroom in Ho Chi Minh City.

Vietnam saw a 7.7 percent expansion of the population of ultra-rich individuals, or those with net assets of at least US$30 million, from 2013, the latest annual World Ultra Wealth Report shows. The Southeast Asian country now has 210 ultra-wealthy individuals, whose assets are worth $20 billion collectively, according to …

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Vietnam willing to join WEF activities: prime minister

World Economic Forum Managing Director Philipp Rösler is seen in this file photo.

Vietnam highly values its cooperation with the World Economic Forum (WEF) and is ready to engage in activities launched by the forum, Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has said. PM Dung made the statement in his talks with WEF Managing Director Philipp Rösler in Hanoi on Friday, the Vietnam …

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Over 8,000 traffic deaths in Vietnam in Jan-Nov, down 4%

The number of traffic accidents and the resulting deaths and injuries in Vietnam so far this year decreased from the same period last year, the National Traffic Safety Committee reported on Wednesday.

The number of traffic accidents and the resulting deaths and injuries in Vietnam so far this year decreased from the same period last year, the National Traffic Safety Committee reported on Wednesday. From the beginning of the year until November 26, 23,256 traffic accidents occurred nationwide, killing 8,272 people and …

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