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Sterling set to delay contract talks, PSG consider move for Ivanovic, Manchester United ready to sign Depay, plus more.
Cuban prosecutors are seeking prison sentences of up to 20 years for officials accused of stealing eight million eggs from state companies.
Three New York foreign residents plead not guilty in a US court to charges that they attempted to provide support for Islamic State (IS) militants.
Egypt reveals plans to build a new administrative and business capital, on the outskirts of Cairo, which will house up to five million residents.
Iraqi government forces are pushing into Tikrit on several fronts, forcing Islamic State militants to fall back to the city centre, officials say.
Manchester United are working on a "solution" to get the best from striker Radamel Falcao, says manager Louis van Gaal.
Thousands of supporters across Brazil march to reject calls for the impeachment of President Dilma Rousseff over a scandal at oil company Petrobras.
Egypt's government has announced plans to build a new administrative capital to the east of Cairo.
Former Maldivian President Mohammed Nasheed is jailed for 13 years after he was found guilty of ordering the arrest of a judge while in office.