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England bubble will have 'bridge to outside'

England cricketers can look forward to a "bridge to the outside" if their home international season goes ahead.Despite the coronavirus ...


DOWN HEROES' ALLEY | Peter Kirsten was ahead of his time

Peter Kirsten's international career statistics cruelly say so, so little about his majesty. He was a pioneer of innovative stroke-play ...


T20 World Cup under threat as Australia says schedule is 'high risk'

The T20 World Cup may not go ahead as the leader of the game in host nation Australia revealed the ...


Test is best for England fast bowler Wood

World Cup-winning fast bowler Mark Wood would opt for a place in England's Test side if a congested schedule means ...


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Trump unsettles U.S., global markets,

NEW YORK, New York - More rhetoric from U.S. President Donald Trump unsettled Wall Street on Friday, and undermined confidence ...

Chinese platform dedicated to content influencer campaigns launches

HANGZHOU, May 29 (Xinhua) -- AliExpress, a global online retail marketplace and part of Alibaba Group, announced on Thursday that ...

Stocks slide in Asia, greenback slumps

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia skidded on Friday, and the U.S. dollar dived, as the relationship between the ...

Demand for cobalt, nickel, copper, manganese boosting deep-sea mining

PHENOM PENH, Cambodia - Scientists and environmentalists are urging an international moratorium on deep-sea mining after releasing a report indicating ...

Wall Street dashed over China, social media fears

NEW YORK, New York - U.S, stocks ran out of steam on Thursday with fears about the worsening U,S.-China relationship ...

2,123,000 more Americans claim unemployment benefits

WASHINGTON, May 28 (Xinhua) - The number of initial jobless claims in the United States totaled 2.1 million last week ...

Caribbean

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West Indies approve 'bio-secure' Test tour of England

West Indies cricket chiefs on Friday gave their approval to a Test tour of England where the team will stay ...

Army Major Suman Gawani honoured with prestigious UN Award

New Delhi [India], May 30 (ANI): Major Suman Gawani, an Indian Army officer who served as a women peacekeeper with ...

England bubble will have 'bridge to outside'

England cricketers can look forward to a "bridge to the outside" if their home international season goes ahead.Despite the coronavirus ...

WFP Warns COVID-19 Pandemic Could Mean a Food Crisis in Latin America

A report released this week by the U.N.'s World Food Program (WFP) warns that social and economic measures aimed at ...

DOWN HEROES' ALLEY | Peter Kirsten was ahead of his time

Peter Kirsten's international career statistics cruelly say so, so little about his majesty. He was a pioneer of innovative stroke-play ...

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Man who knelt on neck of handcuffed African American man charged

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - A white police officer in the U.S. city of Minneapolis seen kneeling on the neck of a ...


Africa, then Asia to be invaded by locusts, says United Nations

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 29 (Xinhua) -- The Horn of Africa region will experience another swarm of locust invasion in June ...


Russia's most prominent conman left wave of death and deception

This is the story of how the mastermind behind MMM, Russia's biggest financial pyramid scheme, managed to get elected to ...


Chinese government rejects White House report on China's intentions

BEIJING, China May 29 (Xinhua) - A spokesperson for China's Ministry of National Defense on Friday criticized a report recently ...


U.S. sanctioning two Iranian nuclear scientists futile, says Iran

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) dismissed as "a futile attempt" the U.S.' new decision to ...


News Corp shuts down 112 historic Australian newspapers

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - The largest publisher of newspapers in Australia, Rupert Murdoch's News Corp has closed 112 suburban and ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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