Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard, centre, holds Larry O'Brien NBA Championship Trophy after defeating the Golden State Warriors basketball action in Game 6 of the NBA Finals in Oakland, Calif. on Thursday, June 13, 2019. Raptors have won their first NBA title in franchise history. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
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Classy Warriors congratulate Raptors on first NBA championship with full-page ad

TORONTO — The Golden State Warriors are showing their championship pedigree even in defeat. The Warriors took out a full-page ad in Monday’s Toronto Star to congratulate the Raptors on their first NBA title. The Raptors beat Golden State in six games to win the championship series and deny the Warriors a third straight Larry […]

President Akufo-Addo has agreed in principle to send some Ghanaian nurses to Barbados to support that country’s health system which is in need of nurses.
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Akufo-Addo To Export Ghanaian Nurses To Barbados

This came up when the president met with the Prime Minister of Barbados at Bridgetown on Friday on a day’s visit to that country as part of his larger visit to the Caribbeans. About 375 nurses will be considered for this cooperation. Addressing a press conference in the aftermath of the bilateral discussions, Barbadian Prime […]

President Akufo-Addo will be in Jamaica today, Saturday, for a two-day official working tour.
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Akufo-Addo Fly To Jamaica Today

Nana Akufo-Addo is to participate in key activities there including a tour of the Seville Great House and Heritage Park in St Ann. The visit by the President is part of his working visit to five Caribbean nations to promote the “Year of Return”. Jamaica’s Prime Minister, Andrew Holness will hold talks with President Akufo-Addo […]

The Vice President of the Republic, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, has described the policies and programmes being implemented by the Akufo-Addo administration to fight the canker of corruption as unmatched in Ghana’s Fourth Republic.
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Akufo-Addo’s Anti-Corruption Policies Unmatchable — Bawumia

The Vice President of the Republic, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, has described the policies and programmes being implemented by the Akufo-Addo administration to fight the canker of corruption as unmatched in Ghana’s Fourth Republic. According to Vice President Bawumia, the administration of Nana Akufo Addo has, in just two and half years of being in office, […]

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Building a safer world with Kaspersky: The company unveils new branding and visual identity

Global cybersecurity company, Kaspersky Lab becomes Kaspersky, with a mission focused on “Building a safer world” PARIS, France, June 14, 2019/ — For more than two decades, Kaspersky Lab (www.Kaspersky.com) has been offering the best security solutions to customers in pursuit of its mission to save the world. As the world has become more digitized and […]

This image from video shows a collapsed bridge in Heyuan, Guangdong Province, China Friday, June 14, 2019. An entire section of a roadway bridge has plunged into a wide river in southern China, sending two vehicles into the water and leaving two people missing. Heyuan city police said that the 120-meter (390-foot) section collapsed early Friday morning. (CCTV via AP)
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Bridge in China collapses, sending vehicles into river

BEIJING — An entire section of a roadway bridge has plunged into a wide river in southern China, sending two vehicles into the water and leaving two people missing. Heyuan city police said the 120-meter (390-foot) section collapsed early Friday morning. China’s Xinhua News Agency reported that two nearby security guards rescued a 44-year-old man, […]

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with the media as he makes his way to caucus in the West Block, Wednesday, April 10, 2019 in Ottawa. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
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Liberal bleeding after SNC-Lavalin affair seems to have stopped: Poll

OTTAWA — A new poll suggests the federal Liberals have stopped the bleeding from the beating they took in the SNC-Lavalin furor. The Leger poll suggests the Liberals have closed the gap slightly with the front-running Conservatives since April and dissatisfaction with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his government has eased a bit. More significantly, […]

Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard, centre, celebrates with the Larry O'Brien NBA Championship Trophy after defeating the Golden State Warriors in Game 6 of the NBA Finals on Thursday. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press)
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Kings of the NBA: Toronto Raptors capture 1st crown in thrilling win over Warriors

Franchise wins NBA title 24 years after entering league. The Toronto Raptors are bringing the Larry O’Brien Trophy as NBA champions home to Canada, a brilliant basketball story 24 years in the making. Kyle Lowry had 26 points, 10 assists and seven rebounds to lift the Raptors to a thrilling 114-110 victory over the two-time […]