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The small Norwegian company Nordox has prospered in Oslo for 50 years, but it now stands to lose 15 percent of its sales due to an EU deal being hammered out in Brussels, just one of many upshots of Norway’s decision to remain outside the bloc.Hailed a…

The Australian Rugby Union (ARU) on Friday announced a deal that will keep struggling Western Force in Perth following speculation about the fate of the Super Rugby club.Under the deal, the club’s players and professional staff will become employees of…

Defending champion Golden State, showing the teamwork and depth that helped produce a record 73 regular-season wins, routed the Cleveland Cavaliers 104-89 in the opening game of the NBA Finals.Game two in the best-of-seven series will be played Sunday …

A British paedophile who preyed on impoverished children in a Kuala Lumpur slum and posted pictures of the abuse online faces life in jail on Friday when he is sentenced.Richard Huckle, 30, who has pleaded guilty to 71 counts of child sex offences, inc…

A Pakistani father of 35 is now searching for a fourth wife as he romps towards his goal of 100 children, a dubious ambition in the conservative Muslim country where polygamy is rare but still practiced.Sardar Jan Mohammad Khilji, 46, says he believes …

Protesters gathered outside a rally for Donald Trump in California, as police braced for violence that has erupted at similar events for the presumptive Republican presidential nominee.The protesters chanted “No hate in our state” and carried signs tha…

Long seen as unwanted fleabags wandering the streets in search of food, dogs in Oman have become pampered pets thanks to changing attitudes among Muslims towards canine companions.They may be man’s best friend to millions around the globe, but in the I…

Just 10 points separate Spaniards Jorge Lorenzo of Yamaha and Marc Marquez of Honda ahead of what promises to be another epic struggle at the fast and challenging Montmelo track at the Grand Prix of Catalonia on Sunday.It will not be lost on current wo…