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Soccer: VAR still right in the spotlight after FA Cup no-show
LONDON (Reuters) - Introduced to provide help for under pressure referees, the role of Video Assistant Referees (VAR) still remains unclear after more questions over consistency arose at Wembley on Sunday.
'Wake up call' as luxury fashion brands criticized over supply chain slavery risk
LONDON, April 23 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Luxury fashion houses Dior, Chanel and Dolce & Gabbana are among the least transparent of the major retailers when it comes to providing information about their supply chains, according to an index ranking commitments to tackle slavery and forced labor.
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Britain's Prince William brings children to see their newborn brother
LONDON, April 23 (Reuters) - Britain's Prince William brought his children, Prince George and Princess Charlotte, to the hospital in London to see his newborn son on Monday.
Angola satellite inoperative, Russia to build another one
LUANDA (Reuters) - Russia's space agency said on Monday that Angola's first national telecoms satellite, AngoSat-1, was inoperative and Russia would build another one for launch in 2020.
After birth of son, Britain's Prince William waves to crowds
LONDON, April 23 (Reuters) - Britain's Prince William left the hospital where his son was born on Monday, waving to crowds and telling reporters: "I'll be back in a minute."
UPDATE 1-Saudi says it intercepted missiles fired at Aramco facility by Houthis
RIYADH, April 23 (Reuters) - Yemen's armed Houthi movement fired two ballistic missiles at a Saudi Aramco facility in the southern city of Jizan on Monday, but Saudi state media said both projectiles were destroyed.
UPDATE 1-Rival groups from Somali army clash at former UAE training facility
MOGADISHU, April 23 (Reuters) - Rival forces in the Somali army shot at each other in the capital Mogadishu on Monday, with one group trying to storm a former United Arab Emirates-run training center, soldiers and residents said.
BRIEF-UK's Johnson says G7 agrees on need to be vigilant on Russia
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FOREX-Dollar jumps as U.S. 10-year bond yields approach 3 percent
NEW YORK, April 23 (Reuters) - The U.S. dollar rallied to a seven-week high on Monday as investors bought the greenback on the rise in the 10-year U.S. Treasury yield toward the psychologically important 3 percent level, leaving the euro and yen lower.
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