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Afghan spin the key for new captain at CWC

Kabul - Afghanistan's World Cup preparations were thrown off kilter when they controversially decided to replace successful captain Asghar Afghan ...

USA sweep Canada to reach Women's T20 and World Cup Qualifiers

Dubai [UAE], May 22 (ANI): Sindhu Sriharsha-led USA produced three impressive performances to sweep Canada at the ICC Women's Qualifier ...

Virat Kohli to go into World Cup as No.1 batsman

Dubai [UAE], May 22 (ANI): With the men's Cricket World Cup 2019 scheduled to begin from May 30, the Indian ...

Myanmar Satire Group Members Accuse Army of Meddling in Their Case

The members of a satirical performance group charged with criminal defamation for lampooning country's powerful military during their shows appeared ...

Thai Police Detain Two Chinese Refugees Amid Repatriation Fears

Authorities in Thailand have detained two Chinese refugees, one of whom helped detained dissident Huang Qi, and both of whom ...

BharatPe shopkeepers won rewards worth 5.5 million

New Delhi [India] May 22 (ANI/NewsVoir): India's largest merchant service and UPI payments app, BharatPe today announced the winners of ...

'De De Pyaar De' crosses Rs. 50 crore mark on day 5

New Delhi [India], May 22 (ANI): Ajay Devgn's latest release 'De De Pyaar De', co-starring Tabu and Rakul Preet Singh, ...

Bangladesh aim to break new ground at CWC

Dhaka - Bangladesh have set their sights on capping a remarkable rise by reaching the World Cup semi-finals for the ...

CWC 2019 team profile: South Africa

Cape Town - The 2019 Cricket World Cup gets under way on Thursday, May 30 when the Proteas take on ...

First Female President of Bangladesh Garment Group Eyes Advances

BANGLADESH - The first woman to head the powerful Bangladeshi garment manufacturers association says the industry continues to suffer from ...

India has a lot of match-winners for World Cup, says Mithali Raj

New Delhi [India], May 21 (ANI): India ODI captain Mithali Raj on Tuesday said that "India definitely has a lot ...

Local MP, at Least 10 Others, Killed in NE India

GUWAHATI, INDIA - A state legislator in the northeast Indian state of Arunachal Pradesh and at least 10 others were ...

Bangladesh Government Blocks News Website in Fresh Blow to Media

DHAKA - Bangladesh authorities have blocked access to a popular news portal in what critics on Tuesday condemned as the ...

Death Penalty Possible in Myanmar Cannabis Farm Case

YANGON - A court in Myanmar on Tuesday formally charged an American man and two local co-workers with violating drug ...

Dhoni will be a big player in this World Cup: Ravi Shastri

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 21 (ANI): India team head coach Ravi Shastri on Tuesday said MS Dhoni will be a ...

Ngidi paying special attention to India at CWC

Cape Town - Lungi Ngidi says he is most looking forward to South Africa's June 5 clash against India at ...

CWC 2019 team profile: Pakistan

Cape Town - The 2019 Cricket World Cup gets under way on Thursday, May 30 when the Proteas take on ...

Swine fever sending pork prices higher

In a cruel irony in the Chinese Year of the Pig, outbreaks of African Swine Fever are forcing huge culls ...

Formula One legend Niki Lauda dies at 70

Vienna - Legendary Formula One driver Niki Lauda has died at the age of 70, his family said in a ...

DRC must unite in Ebola fight amid 'high' risk of spread - WHO chief

The World Health Organisation chief on Monday urged different political factions in the Democratic Republic of Congo to unite in ...

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India Poll - Modi wins a majority of seats

NEW DELHI/KOLKATA, India - Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu-nationalist party scored a historic victory in India's general election, his foreign ...

Pentagon wants reports on unidentified flying objects

U.S. Navy pilots and sailors won't be considered crazy for reporting unidentified flying objects, under new rules meant to encourage them ...

Hamas and UNRWA to blame for plight of Gazans, Greenblatt tells UNSC

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. President Donald Trump's Special Envoy to the Middle East and one of two Chief ...

Major casualties after Indonesian election protests turn violent

JAKARTA, Indonesia - Six people lost their lives while more than 200 suffered injuries after mobs clashed with security forces ...

Disabled Australians preyed on, defrauded of millions

SYDNEY, Australia - A massive fraud involving millions of dollars has been uncovered in Australia's largest city, resulting in the ...

No democracy in sight in Thailand, five years after coup

BANGKOK, THailand - Since Thailand's military seized power on May 22, 2014, the country has faced unending repression of fundamental ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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