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The Joy of Six: Calcutta Cup clashes | Scott Murray | Sport

England’s Jonny Wilkinson touches down in the corner in 2007.

1) Scotland 1–0 England (1871) It’s “about three o’clock” on Saturday 5 March 1870, and at the Kennington Oval, south London, 22 “expert players” of the Association Football code set the ball in motion for a kickabout. But it’s no ordinary game: it’s the first-ever England versus Scotland international! Except …

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In Europe, Tech Battle Against Coronavirus Clashes With Privacy Culture

In Europe, Tech Battle Against Coronavirus Clashes With Privacy Culture

Governments across Europe are turning to technology to track the spread of the coronavirus and monitor people under quarantine, an approach that seeks to learn from Asia but is also putting the region’s privacy rules to the test. From Helsinki to Madrid, applications are being developed for people to report …

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Trump administration clashes with airline officials over coronavirus

33 states now have coronavirus as a cruise ship linked to dozens of cases will soon dock in the US

In a series of contentious conversations, agency officials and aviation executives have clashed over the administration’s demand that airlines collect new kinds of data from passengers to help officials track potential virus carriers. Airlines say they can’t meet that demand right away — a claim some administration officials say they …

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International Women’s Day: Clashes mar Mexico City march

International Women's Day: Clashes mar Mexico City march

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionAfter a peaceful start, the protest turned violent Police in Mexico have clashed with protesters, following a huge march marking International Women’s Day. About 80,000 people took to the streets to highlight the country’s rising levels of violence against women. The rally …

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Seven dead, 90 injured in New Delhi clashes ahead of Trump’s arrival

Policemen shelter behind a barrier in a road scattered with stones following clashes between supporters and opponents of a new citizenship law, at Bhajanpura area of New Delhi on February 24, 2020, ahead of US President arrival in New Delhi. - Fresh clashes raged in New Delhi in protests over a contentious citizenship law on February 24, hours ahead of a visit to the Indian capital by US President Donald Trump. India has seen weeks of demonstrations and violence since a new citizenship law -- that critics say discriminates against Muslims -- came into force in December. (Photo by Sajjad HUSSAIN / AFP) (Photo by SAJJAD HUSSAIN/AFP via Getty Images)

The unrest erupted in parts of New Delhi on Monday, several hours ahead of the arrival of US President Donald Trump, who is in India on a two day state visit. Police deployed tear gas in affected areas, as protesters hurled stones and set numerous vehicles and a gasoline pump …

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Logic of blooding outsiders clashes with England’s defiant winning way | Barney Ronay | Sport

England’s Jos Buttler plays a shot during the third and final Twenty20 international against South Africa in Centurion.

Homework isn’t supposed to be this much fun. England’s white-ball tour of South Africa had been billed as preparation, refinement, revision for the T20 World Cup in Australia. In the event it split neatly into two halves. The second of these was an adrenal three-stage drag race along the coast …

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