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Bangladesh's Shakib Al Hasan likely to miss ODIs against West Indies

Dhaka [Bangladesh], June 30 (ANI): Bangladesh's star all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan is set to miss the ODIs against West Indies ...


Men's Test Rankings: Deepak Hooda, Sanju Sampson make huge jumps

Dubai [UAE], June 29 (ANI): India batters Deepak Hooda and Sanju Sampson have made huge movements in the latest ICC ...


West Indies squad named for white-ball series against Bangladesh, Powell announced new T20 vice-captain

Saint John's [Antigua and Barbuda], June 29 (ANI): Cricket West Indies' (CWI) selection panel on Tuesday announced the West Indies ...


Chris Gayle opts out of CPL 2022 to focus on 6ixty

Basseterre [Saint Kitts], June 28 (ANI): West Indies batter Chris Gayle opted out of Caribbean Premier League (CPL) 2022, in ...


Bhuvneshwar Kumar records most wickets in powerplay in T20I history

Dublin [Ireland], June 27 (ANI): India pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar recorded the most wickets in the powerplay in the history of ...


Explosions rock Kyiv as G7 leaders discuss Ukraine war

Explosions rocked Kyiv Sunday morning, a day after a flurry of missiles struck targets across Ukraine. Meanwhile, Russian troops took ...


Canada sends 2 ships to enhance NATO readiness in Baltic region

OTTAWA, June 26 (Xinhua) -- Two Canadian ships departed for a four-month deployment in the Baltic Sea and North Atlantic ...


Ahmed bin Saeed receives Jamaican tourism delegation

DUBAI, 10th May, 2022 (WAM) -- H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman ...


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Shanghai Disney opens gates after city ends Covid lockdowns

SHANGHAI, China: Walt Disney Company reopened Shanghai Disneyland on 30th June, one month after the city lifted a two month ...

Asian stocks shunned by investors, Nikkei 225 loses 457 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia skidded lower Friday with all the major indices recording solid losses."Capitulation is the ...

Islamabad considers importing oil from Russia

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Given the country's ongoing economic crisis and acute fuel shortage, the Pakistan government is considering purchasing oil ...

High pressure fracking again being used by US oil companies

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Amidst the rise of "re-fracs" in the U.S. as part of the efforts to boost domestic oil production, ...

Stocks in Asia in retreat, Australian All Ordinaries loses nearly 2 percent

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia traded sharply lower on Thursday, following on from major falls on Wall Street ...

Unable to staff airports, Germany to bring in foreign workers

BERLIN, Germany: A German Interior Ministry spokesperson has said that in a bid to relieve airports overwhelmed by staff shortages ...

Caribbean

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US Distributes $92 Million to Soccer Corruption Victims

New York - The U.S. Justice Department has distributed about $92 million in additional compensation from money forfeited by convicted ...

New Zealand's Lauren Down ruled out of CWG 2022; Tahuhu, Green receive call-ups

Mount Maunganui [New Zealand], July 1 (ANI): New Zealand women's team batter Lauren Down and bowler Jess Kerr have been ...

Report: Nationals offering 13-year, $425 extension to Juan Soto

Washington Nationals star Juan Soto has received a new 13-year, $425 million extension from the club, Deportivo reported on Thursday. ...

Only 15% of World Enjoys Free Expression of Information

A Britain-based group says its latest study of worldwide free expression rights shows only 15% of the global population lives ...

Racial wealth gaps are yet another thing the US and UK have in common

It's an old saying that Britain and America are two countries separated by a common language.But they are united by ...

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Arab states reaching energy targets with alternative solar, wind power

DUBAI, UAE: The Arab states have built significant amounts of solar and wind power installations, and are in line to ...


Brexit seen as driving force behind Scotland independence vote

LONDON, England: A second referendum on Scottish independence is set to be held in October 2023. The Scottish government, led ...


Tuvalu pulls out of UN ocean conference after China blocks Taiwan

LISBON, Portugal: Tuvalu Foreign Minister Simon Kofe walked out of the opening cermonies of this week's United Nations Ocean Conference ...


14 ft. crocodile captured by man in Indonesia, returned to nature

SULAWESI, Indonesia: Using just a rope, an Indonesian man, supported by fellow villagers on the island of Sulawesi, captured a ...


Watford FC bans Qatar friendly due to fans' human rights concerns

WATFORD, UK: Watford F.C. has cancelled a friendly match against the Qatar national team due to the Gulf country's human ...


Istanbul Pride parades blocked by Turkey police

ISTANBUL, Turkey: Turkish police detained dozens of people after local authorities banned Istanbul's annual Pride parade from going ahead this ...


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