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Romania government feels heat after record demonstrations

BUCHAREST: Romanian protesters on Monday (Feb 6) demanded their government quit, stepping up pressure after a week of demonstrations unparalleled in ferocity in the three decades since the end of communism. The seventh straight evening of protest came even after the left-wing government scrapped the measure that started it all: an emergency decree weakening anti-corruption… Read More »

Goeido makes history with unbeaten record in tournament win

REUTERS: Goeido became the first “kadoban” ozeki in sumo history to win an Emperor’s Cup with an unblemished record after he registered his 15th victory by defeating fellow ozeki Kotoshogiku at the Autumn Grand Sumo Tournament on Sunday. Goeido, who had already secured his first title on Saturday, came into the tournament under pressure as… Read More »