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West Indies recall Narine, Pollard for India T20s

St John's - The West Indies have turned to experience with the recall on Tuesday of veteran duo Sunil Narine ...


Ireland set for landmark Lord's Test against England

London - Ireland's march to becoming a fully fledged member of cricket's elite will reach another important staging post when ...


BCCI congratulates India A for winning one-day series vs Windies A

New Delhi [India], July 22 (ANI): The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Monday congratulated India A ...


Kohli, Dhawan congratulate ISRO on launch of Chandrayaan-2

New Delhi [India], July 22 (ANI): Indian skipper Virat Kohli and opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan on Monday congratulated Indian Space ...


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Wall Street kicks higher, dollar follows suit

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks hovered around all-time highs on Tuesday, with all the major indices notching up ...

IMF again trims global economic growth forecast

WASHINGTON, DC - The IMF has revised downward its projection for global growth, saying the world economy is becoming sluggish.In ...

U.S. dollar surges in Asia, stocks also higher

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia surged on Tuesday, while the U.S. dollar also forged ahead.The euro fell sharply, relinquishing ...

U.S. stocks advance, dollar well bid Monday

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rose on Monday in a positive start to the week. Investors were buoyed ...

Star Market makes spectaclar debut in China

SHANGHAI, China - China's answer to the Nasdaq made a spectaculatr debut on Monday with the capitalization of the new ...

Trade ties between Beijing and Abu Dhabi strengthen

BEIJING, China - UAE leader Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed had his first meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing ...

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CONMEBOL punish Argentina chief over Copa ref attack

Asuncion - South American football's ruling body CONMEBOL on Tuesday sanctioned Argentine federation president Claudio Tapia over an attack on ...

Puerto Ricans launch massive protest against governor

Hundreds of thousands of angry protesters blocked the main road in Puerto Rico's capital on Monday in the largest demonstration ...

Colombia Orders Uber to Improve Data Security After 2016 Breach

BOGOTA, COLOMBIA - Colombia has given ride-hailing app Uber Technologies four months to improve its data security, the commerce regulator ...

Porterfield says Lord's Test a 'pinnacle' for Ireland

London - Ireland captain William Porterfield will be back on familiar territory when his side's long march to the "pinnacle" ...

Pope Gives West Virginia Diocese New Leader After Scandal

WHEELING, W.VA. - Pope Francis named Baltimore Auxiliary Bishop Mark Brennan to lead West Virginia's Catholics on Tuesday following a ...

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Brexit torch passes to Boris

LONDON, UK - Brexit will be the first priority for Boris Johnson when he takes office as prime minister, replacing ...


Tanaiste issues statement of condemnation over Palestinian evictions

DUBLIN, Ireland - Tanaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney has taken issue with Israel over the forced evacuations ...


The disappearance of Burundian reporter Jean Bigirimana

BUJUMBURA, BURUNDI - When a journalist we know walks through the streets of his hometown in Burundi, his neighbors often ...


Demolition of homes in Sur Baher could just be the start, UN warns

RAMALLAH, Palestinian territories - UN officials on Monday slammed the decision by the Israeli army to demolish a number of ...


Hundreds of Israeli soldiers and bulldozers begin demolitions

SUR BAHER, West Bank - The Israeli army has begun widespread demolitions in the West Bank on the edge of ...


Europe turning blind eye to humanitarian crisis, says MSF

NEW YORK, New York - The international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) is to resume lifesaving ...


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