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Usain Bolt admits being 'a big Ronaldo fan'

Zurich [Switzerland], Sept 21 (ANI): Jamaica sprinter Usain Bolt admitted being a big Cristiano Ronaldo fan and said he admires ...


Good to have youngsters in team: Shikhar Dhawan

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Sept 21 (ANI): India opener Shikhar Dhawan believes it is good to have youngsters in the team ...


Tearful Masakadza quits cricket with no regrets

Chittagong - Zimbabwe captain Hamilton Masakadza could not hold back the tears when announcing to his players that Friday's match ...


Not worried about being left out from T20Is: Kuldeep Yadav

London [UK], Sept 20 (ANI): Wrist spinner Kuldeep Yadav isn't worried about his exclusion from the last two T20I series ...


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International hotels target whiskey and craft beer drinkers

MCLEAN, Virginia - A recent survey from Hilton Hotels found that today's guests, particularly meeting attendees and business travelers enjoy ...

Seabed for 7GW wind farms up for grabs in English and Welsh waters

LONDON, UK - The British government is leasing some of the seabed around the UK for the building of new ...

U.S. stock markets in decline, Nasdaq loses 65 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks weakened on Friday while the U.S. dollar strengthened.Stocks had dropped earlier when it ...

79,000 farmers in Ireland eligible for government payments

DUBLIN, Ireland - Payments worth 168.5 million euro have begun to be paid out this week under the 2019 Areas ...

Stocks in Asia make gains, pound continues rally

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks were positive but moves were unremarkable on Asian stock exchanges on Friday.Japan's Nikkei 225 added 34.64 ...

Uncertainty of the trade war is slowing global growth, says former Fed

Uncertainty surrounding the U.S.-China trade war is hitting global growth, and that could be driving the slowdown more than the ...

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Munoz takes slim lead at Sanderson Farms Championship

Washington - Colombia's Sebastian Munoz torched the Country Club of Jackson for a nine-under par 63 on Saturday to grab ...

Pakistan's Hafeez out for landmark Sri Lanka tour

Lahore - Pakistan on Saturday left out veteran batsman Mohammad Hafeez for next week's series start against Sri Lanka, who ...

David Boon appointed as match referee for Pak-SL series

Lahore [Pakistan], Sept 21 (ANI): Former Australia cricketer David Boon has been appointed as the match referee by the International ...

City's Jesus returns for Brazil after international ban

Rio de Janeiro - Gabriel Jesus returned on Friday to the Brazil squad for next month's friendlies against Nigeria and ...

Relief and Rescues in Houston Area After Imelda Leaves 4 Dead

HOUSTON - Emergency workers used boats Friday to rescue about 60 residents of a Houston-area community still trapped in their ...

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Somali pirates release man after five years of captivity

MOGADISHU, Somalia - An Iranian hostage has been set free by Somali pirates after being held in captivity for five ...


Betrayal and denial of truth paving way for earthly destruction

The most challenging question of the 21st century is, "How does one realistically remain positive and hopeful for the future ...


Kids take to streets to demand climate action

NEW YORK, New York - Even if you've never heard of Greta Thunberg, the 16-year-old Swedish environmentalist who crossed the ...


Iranian foreign minister accuses Pompeo of telling lies

TEHRAN, Iran - Iran is insisting it had nothing to do with the drone and missile attacks on the Saudi ...


Gardai outraged at 'savage and horrific attack' of QIH executive

CO CAVAN, Ireland - An Garda Sochna conducted a number of searches in the Co Cavan area of Ireland on ...


SEC shuts down fraud which sucked in $125 million from investors

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States Securities and Exchange Commission has filed an emergency action to obtain a temporary restraining ...


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