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Shai, Kyle Hope test positive for coronavirus

Bridgetown [Barbados], January 27 (ANI): West Indies batsman Shai Hope, and his brother Kyle Hope have been ruled out of ...


"The Latest Advances in Prostate Cancer Treatments"

Miami, Florida (January 26th, 2021) Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men, and is twice as common as ...


West Indies' Roach aims to regroup in Bangladesh Tests

Experienced West Indies fast bowler Kemar Roach said on Tuesday they were expecting to perform much better in the Test ...


Entertainment in T10 is even higher than T20, says Charles

Abu Dhabi [UAE], January 26 (ANI): West Indies wicket-keeper Johnson Charles, who has scored over 4,000 runs in T20s, is ...


Bangladesh's Shakib in doubt for New Zealand tour

Star all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan is a major doubt for Bangladesh's tour of New Zealand next month because of injury ...


West Indies need to play spin better: Coach Simmons

Chattogram [Bangladesh], January 26 (ANI): West Indies head coach Phil Simmons feels the boys need to improve their game against ...


Super50 Cup to kick off from February 7

St John's [Antigua], January 26 (ANI): Cricket West Indies (CWI) has announced the return of regional 50-over cricket to the ...


Richard 1st neutral umpire in Test cricket since COVID

Dhaka [Bangladesh], January 26 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has named Richard Illingworth as a match official for the ...


UK records another 25,308 coronavirus cases, 1,725 deaths

LONDON, Jan. 27 (Xinhua) -- Another 25,308 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of ...


Hayden Walsh recovers from COVID-19, leaves isolation

Dhaka [Bangladesh], January 27 (ANI): West Indies leg-spinner Hayden Walsh Jr has been released from isolation and cleared to travel ...


Phil Simmons: West Indies 'need to play spin better'

West Indies head coach Phil Simmons has said he is looking for vast improvements in the ODI side, particularly in ...


Mohammad Saifuddin, batsmen help Bangladesh sweep series

Bangladesh 297 for 6 (Mahmudullah 64*, Iqbal 64, Rahim 64, Shakib 51, Joseph 2-48) beat West Indies 177 (Powell 47, ...


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Wall Street hits the skids, Nasdaq drops more than 350 points

NEW YORK, New York - Covering for short-selling saw some shares jump sharply on American stock exchanges on Wednesday, but ...

Global economy expected to perform strongly, says IMF

WASHINGTON, DC - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said the global economy is projected to grow by 5.5 per ...

Lower iron ore prices hit Australian stock market, Nikkei 225 rises

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Wednesday.Japan's Nikkei 225 eked out a small gain despite concerns ...

IMF predicts Indian economy to grow at staggering 11.5 per cent

New Delhi [India], January 27 (ANI/Big News Network): India will reclaim the status of the world's fastest-growing economy, and will ...

Wall Street finishes with modest losses, U.S. dollar slips

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were out of favour on Tuesday with the main indices drifting lower.At the ...

Indian farmers protesting new laws clash with Delhi police

NEW DELHI, India - After clashes between protestors and police in several parts of Delhi, farmers on Tuesday, the Samyukta ...

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Philadelphia Union sign MF Jose Martinez to new deal

The Philadelphia Union announced the signing Wednesday of midfielder Jose Martinez to a new contract through the 2022 season, with ...

5 websites to help educate about the horrors of the Holocaust

Whenever there's an analysis or discussion about how much people know about the Holocaust, the focus is often on what ...

World Surpasses 100 Million Coronavirus Cases

As countries deal with coronavirus vaccine access, supply and distribution difficulties, the world surpassed 100 million confirmed cases of COVID-19 ...

Stirling, Mehidy gain big in ICC ODI Player Rankings

Dubai [UAE], January 27 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Wednesday released the latest Men's ODI Player Rankings, with ...

Colombia Mourns Defense Minister COVID-19 Related Death

Colombia is mourning the COVID-19 related death of Defense Minister Carlos Holmes Trujillo, who passed away Tuesday after two weeks ...

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Covid-19 kills two more Zimbabwean government ministers

HARARE - Zimbabwe's government held burials Wednesday for two Cabinet ministers and a former prison official who died from COVID-19. ...


Today's nuclear bombs 30 times more lethal than 1945 originals

On Friday, January 22, 2021, the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW) became international law for the 122 ...


Covid has hindered diplomatic action, complicated peacemaking efforts

Since September, the devastation wrought by the COVID-19 pandemic has deepened, infecting close to 100 million people, costing more than ...


Work on final 150kms of Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline begins

The Russian vessel tapped to finish the controversial Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline has begun work in Danish waters just ...


U.S. military cleared to recruit transgender people

President Joe Biden has issued an executive order that overturns a ban on transgender people serving in the U.S. military.In ...


Chinese and Indian armies move closer to resolving border dispute

NEW DELHI, India - India and China have agreed to push for an early disengagement of the frontline troops in ...


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