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Rio de Janeiro, Oct 26 : Following are the standings of the Brazilian Serie A championship after Saturday's matches (tabulated under games played, won, drawn, lost, goals for, goals against, points), according to Xinhua.
Rio de Janeiro, Oct 26 : Former Brazil striker Fred scored in second-half injury time as Fluminense defeated Atletico Paranaense 2-1 in the Brazilian Serie A championship.
Paris, Oct 26 : Following are the standings of French Ligue 1 after matches Saturday (tabulated under matches played, won, drawn, lost, goals for, against and points), according to Xinhua.
Berlin, Oct 26 : Following are the German Bundesliga standings after Saturday's matches (tabulated under matches played, won, drawn, lost, goals for, goals against, points), according to Xinhua.
Gaborone, Oct 26 : Botswana's incumbent President Seretse Khama Ian Khama was re-elected Sunday after his party, Botswana Democratic Party (BDP), won the majority of parliament seats in the country's 11th general elections Oct 24.
Los Angeles, Oct 26 : Model Suki Waterhouse, who has been in a relationship with Bradley Cooper since 20 months, reportedly wants to buy a house with the actor.
Los Angeles, Oct 26 : Actress Rummer Willis says she is "blown away" by her younger sister Tallulah Willis' strength and recovery following her recent stay in rehab.
Warsaw, Oct 26 : Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski has signed a document prolonging the participation of Polish soldiers in the EU military operation in Central African Republic (CAR), media reported Saturday.
Nairobi, Oct 26 : The World Bank has approved an additional credit of $75 million to improve the livelihoods and resilience of pastoralists in the Horn of Africa.
Los Angeles, Oct 26 : Actor Brad Pitt likes taking his kids around the globe for his work because he thinks travelling is educational and says that he had never been on a plane until he was 24 or 25.
Los Angeles, Oct 26 : Choreographer Casper Smart finds it "hard" to be singer Jennifer Lopez's former lover because people think he only had his job as a dance instructor because they were dating.
Bratislava, Oct 26 : Slovakia planned to provide some 90,000 euros ($114,000) to countries affected by Ebola to help with the construction of field hospitals, foreign ministry said Saturday.
Washington, Oct 26 : The US military has carried out 22 air strikes against Islamic State (IS) positions in Iraq and one in Syria over the past two days, the US Central Command said Saturday.
Washington, Oct 26 : Hispanic leaders from a dozen US states have delivered an ultimatum to the Democratic Party, threatening to back an independent candidate in the 2016 presidential election, if Obama administration does not halt deportations of undocumented migrants.
Damascus, Oct 26 : A German national Islamic State (IS) fighter was killed Saturday during clashes with the Syrian troops in the country's eastern province of Deir al-Zour, media reported.
London, Oct 26 : Singer Ozzy Osbourne says he was terrified of losing his wife Sharon Osbourne when she suffered from "The Exorcist" like seizures while being treated for colon cancer.
London, Oct 26 : Actor Hugh Jackman is worried about cutting himself on stage when he has to prepare a trout for cooking during his Broadway play "The River".
Moscow, Oct 26 : Russia has worked out a long-term military development programme that envisages construction of an advanced aircraft carrier for the Navy, a high-ranking military official said Saturday.
Nouakchott, Oct 26 : Mauritania has closed its border with Mali after an Ebola death was confirmed in the border area this week, a health official said Saturday.
Ankara, Oct 25 : Three Turkish soldiers were killed in a raid staged by rebels of the outlawed Kurdish Workers' Party (PKK) in southeast Turkey Saturday, the Turkish armed forces said in a statement.
Geneva, Oct 25 : The World Health Organisation (WHO) confirmed Saturday that the number of Ebola cases has risen to more than 10,000 in the eight affected countries, two of which, Nigeria and Senegal, had recently been declared free of the virus.
Tehran, Oct 25 : Iran will not give up an iota of its nuclear rights in the run-up to a possible comprehensive deal with other powers, senior Iranian nuclear negotiator Abbas Araqchi said Saturday, media reported.
Singapore, Oct 25 : Indo-Zimbabwean women's doubles tennis combine Sania Mirza and Cara Black came back from three match points down to defeat Czech-Slovenian pair of Kveta Peschke and Katarina Srebotnik 4-6, 7-5, 11-9 to enter the summit clash of the WTA Finals here Saturday.
Washington, Oct 25 : In a major restructuring of Google management, India-born Sundar Pichai, who is already in-charge of Android, Chrome and Google Apps, has been made the chief of core Google products, according to a technology magazine.
Berlin, Oct 25 : Bundesliga football club Werder Bremen fired their coach Robin Dutt Saturday following the team's nine-game winless start to the season.
By Francis Kokutse, Accra (Ghana), Oct 25 : The authorities in the West African nation of Mali, where the Indian embassy says there are between 200 and 300 of its nationals, have confirmed the death of the country's first Ebola patient, a two-year-old girl.
Singapore, Oct 25 : After three sets of fierce competition with good friend Caroline Wozniacki, top seed Serena Williams managed to qualify for the WTA Championships final to be held Sunday.
Leeds, Oct 25 : Fresh from winning the points format title, Pankaj Advani began his campaign in the timed format of the World Billiards Championship with a workmanlike 701-510 win over fellow Indian Arun Agarwal in a Group C league match here Saturday.
Baghdad, Oct 25 : Iraqi security forces and Kurdish Peshmerga freed two towns in northern and central Iraq Saturday after fierce clashes with militants of the Islamic State (IS) terrorist organisation, a security source said.
Washington, Oct 25 : Jennifer Lopez's former lover, Casper Smart has admitted that it was hard to be known as Jennifer Lopez's "ex".
New York, Oct 25 : It is rumoured that Russian President Vladimir Putin has cancer of the spinal cord due to which he is in a hurry to invade Ukraine.
Washington, Oct 25 : Backstreet Boys have finally won the long going legal battle and have successfully claimed the rights to the master recording of one of their biggest songs.
Washington, Oct 25 : Tori Spelling's near and dear ones say that she is having a nervous breakdown.
New Delhi, Oct.25 : The Election Commission on Saturday announced that elections in Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand will be held in five-phases beginning from November 25.
London, Oct 25 : Katie Price has decided to put her silicone to good use and raise money for a breast cancer charity ahead of her seventh breast augmentation surgery.
Washington, Oct 25 : President Obama recently congratulated a Dallas nurse, who has been rid of Ebola, when she visited the White house, by hugging her.
London, Oct 25 : Usher has recently admitted that he is not very happy with some of Justin Bieber's recent behavior and choices.
London, Oct 24 : A source has revealed that Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds wish that their baby could have a "normal childhood".
London, Oct 25 : Russian President Vladimir Putin has admitted that he helped ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych to escape the violent protests and flee to Russia in February.
London, Oct 25 : Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper reportedly hid in a store cupboard during the recent gun attack inside the Parliament building in Ottawa.
Islamabad, Oct 25 : Pakistan's Federal Minister for Commerce, Khurram Dastagir Khan, has said that the country will continue trade with India despite ongoing cross border tensions between the two nations.
Washington, Oct 25 : Neil Patrick Harris recently explained the wisdom about acting "nude" after he showed off his nudity in the movie 'Gone Girl'.
Washington, Oct 25 : Lady Gaga has admitted being very nervous around Tony Bennett and confessed to keeping whiskey with her to calm her nerves.
London, Oct 25 : Kim Kardashian has revealed that there were times when she found it tough to get baby North to sleep, but she has found a trick to take care of that.
Washington, Oct 25 : Anjelica Huston has revealed in her upcoming memoir that nearly 40 years ago, her then boyfriend, Ryan O'Neal had turned on her, grabbed her and hit her on the forehead with the top his skull in a party at a Beverly Hills mansion.
Washington, Oct 25 : A man from Massachusetts has beaten one in 9.7 trillion odds to win same lottery twice.
Melbourne, Oct 25 : Pippa Middleton has revealed the four steps that help her to keep her famed butt in shape.
Dhaka, Oct.25 : Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina left Dhaka for the United Arab Emirates (UAE) this morning on a three-day official visit, aiming to further strengthen Bangladesh's bilateral relations with the oil-rich Gulf nation and increase manpower export.
London, Oct 25 : Judy Murray has been getting a flood of audience votes and has become the people's favorite on the BBC One show 'Strictly Come Dancing.'
London, Oct 25 : Pro-democracy Protest leaders in Hong Kong would ballot their followers on whether they should accept the government's offer or end their protests.
Washington, Oct 25 : Google CEO Larry Page has reportedly transferred leadership of all cores Google products over to Sundar Pichai, who was formerly head of Android and Chrome OS.
Dhaka, Oct.25 : Hundreds of leaders and activists of the Jamaat-e-Islami and its front organisations attended the funeral of former war crimes convict and Jamaat chief Ghulam Azam at the Baitul Mokarram Naitonal Mosque here this afternoon.
Washington, Oct 25 : Twenty-One Asian countries including India, China, and Pakistan have signed an inter-governmental memorandum of understanding on the Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank for regional development.
Washington, Oct 25 : Businessman Jon Schultz has reportedly sold Ebola.com for a whopping amount of 200,000 dollars, which he bought for 13,500 dollars in 2008.
London, Oct 25 : The United States would inspect whether the Islamic State (IS) militant group used chemical weapons in Iraq, said U.S. secretary of State John Kerry.
Washington, Oct 25 : Glenn Close saved her sister Jessie's life 10 years ago, when the latter came up to her and said that she couldn't stop killing herself.
Colombo, Oct.25 : Commonwealth Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma is on a visit to Sri Lanka from October 25 to October 29 to brief the current Commonwealth Chair-in-Office, President Mahinda Rajapaksa, on the achievement of objectives and implementation of work set at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in Sri Lanka in November 2013, the Commonwealth has said in a release.
Colombo, Oct.25 : A Buddhist monk, who was arrested for allegedly abducting a nine-year-old boy from the Batuwita area in Horana, has been remanded by a court until November 7.
London, Oct 25 : Oscar Pistorius' deceased girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp's mother has claimed that the Paralympics runner would have shot someone else dead sooner of later.
Colombo, Oct.25 : Sri Lanka's Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Jayantha Perera, will leave for India tomorrow on a five-day visit.