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Barca appeal Suarez suspension from Cup final

BARCELONA: Barcelona hope to reverse Luis Suarez’s suspension from the King’s Cup final after launching an appeal against the Uruguayan’s second booking in Tuesday’s semi-final second leg with Atletico Madrid, the Spanish champions said on Wednesday. The Cup holders said on www.fcbarcelona.com that they will also appeal Sergio Busquets’ yellow card in the game, which… Read More »

Hong Kong's ousted anti-China lawmakers make final appeal over ban

HONG KONG: Two ousted pro-independence Hong Kong lawmakers on Wednesday (Dec 28) announced they were making a final bid to overturn a controversial Beijing-linked ban preventing them from taking up their seats in parliament. Yau Wai-ching and Baggio Leung were elected in citywide polls in September but deliberately misread their oaths of office during their… Read More »

South Africa's Zuma appeal against graft charges to be heard in open court

JOHANNESBURG: South Africa’s Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) on Wednesday told President Jacob Zuma’s lawyers to argue their case against the reinstatement of corruption charges against him in open court, granting the head of state a brief reprieve. Zuma is appealing a ruling by the High Court in April ordering a review of a National… Read More »