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Facebook Positions ‘Messenger’ To Help Combat Coronavirus

  Facebook on Monday began enlisting outside developers to create ways its Messenger service can help health organizations battling the novel coronavirus. The social network also invited software savants to take part in an online “hackathon” aimed at creating ways to use Messenger to ease social-distancing and deliver accurate information about the pandemic, according to … Continue reading Facebook Positions ‘Messenger’ To Help Combat Coronavirus

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Barca Newcomer Pjanic ‘Fine’ After Positive COVID-19 Test

  Barcelona midfielder Miralem Pjanic, who joined from Italian champions Juventus this summer, said on Sunday that he is “fine” after his new club revealed he had tested positive for coronavirus. “Fortunately, I am fine and asymptomatic,” Pjanic wrote on Instagram. “But if there’s something I’ve learned, it’s that we must never take anything for … Continue reading Barca Newcomer Pjanic ‘Fine’ After Positive COVID-19 Test

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Legendary Actor And ‘Bond’ Villain Michael Lonsdale Dies At 89

Michael Lonsdale, the British-French actor with a far-ranging film and theatre career but most widely recognised as the villain opposite James Bond in “Moonraker”, died on Monday aged 89, his agent told AFP. Lonsdale, who was bilingual, chalked up more than 200 roles over a six-decade career, equally at ease in experimental arthouse productions as in … Continue reading Legendary Actor And ‘Bond’ Villain Michael Lonsdale Dies At 89

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French Club Appoints Ex-Super Eagles Star Enyeama As Goal Keeper Trainer

    Former Super Eagles star, Vincent Enyeama, has been appointed as a goalkeepers’ coach at French side, Iris Club de Croix. Enyeama who retired from the Nigerian side in October 2015, was handed the appointment on Saturday, according to a statement on the club’s website. Iris Club de Croix is a National 3 team … Continue reading French Club Appoints Ex-Super Eagles Star Enyeama As Goal Keeper Trainer

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PSG Sign Portugal Midfielder Pereira On Loan From Porto

  French champions Paris Saint-Germain on Monday announced the loan signing of Danilo Pereira from Porto. The 29-year-old midfielder, who has won 39 caps for Portugal, has signed until June 30, 2021, with an option to buy. Pereira made 202 appearances for Porto, scoring 19 goals and winning the Portuguese league twice (2018 and 2020), … Continue reading PSG Sign Portugal Midfielder Pereira On Loan From Porto

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French Minister Accused Of Rape Says Victim Of A ‘Manhunt’

  France’s new Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin on Thursday said he was the victim of a “manhunt” as a controversy over his appointment despite a rape accusation showed no signs of abating. President Emmanuel Macron this week promoted Darmanin, a former budget minister and rising star of the right, to the key post in a … Continue reading French Minister Accused Of Rape Says Victim Of A ‘Manhunt’

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