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Atlanta United sign D Ronald Hernandez

Atlanta United exercised the transfer option on Ronald Hernandez and signed the defender to a contract through the 2024 season ...

Balbirnie will be absolutely chuffed for all us: Stirling on series win against WI

Kingston [Jamaica], January 17 (ANI): Ireland skipper Paul Stirling expressed happiness after his side defeated West Indies in the third ...

Britain's surprising new focus in its bid to undermine China

A series of articles on the BBC website over the past few weeks highlighting concerns over Beijing's assistance to Sri ...

One island becoming a Mecca for crypto millionaires

Bitcoin enthusiasts are flocking to Puerto Rico, thanks to tax breaks and an island lifestyleThe US territory of Puerto Rico ...

Sad day for us, sad day for West Indies cricket, says Pollard after Ireland win ODI series

Kingston [Jamaica], January 17 (ANI): West Indies skipper Kieron Pollard said the series defeat at the hands of Ireland is ...

Australia, New Zealand Begin Aerial Inspection of Tonga After Tsunami

WASHINGTON - Australia and New Zealand sent military surveillance flights to the isolated Pacific island nation of Tonga Monday to ...

Bundesliga: Augsburg hold Frankfurt to draw, Castro denies Furth three points

Berlin [Germany], January 17 (ANI): Michael Gregoritsch cancelled out Daichi Kamada's goal to earn Augsburg a 1-1 draw at home ...

Wealth of 10 richest person doubled while incomes of 99 per cent people declined during pandemic

New Delhi [India], January 17 (ANI): The world's ten richest men more than doubled their fortunes from $700 billion to ...

Ireland stun West Indies in third ODI to clinch historic series

Kingston [Jamaica], January 17 (ANI): Andy McBrine and Harry Tector smashed respective half-centuries to help Ireland defeat West Indies in ...

Australia, New Zealand Step Up Efforts to Aid Tsunami-Hit Tonga

SYDNEY/WELLINGTON - Australia and New Zealand dispatched surveillance flights on Monday to assess the damage in Tonga, isolated from the ...

England's Sonny Baker ruled out of U-19 World Cup: Report

Georgetown [Guyana], January 17 (ANI): England pacer Sonny Baker has been ruled out of the ongoing Under-19 World Cup due ...

U-19 World Cup: England open campaign with convincing victory over defending champions Bangladesh

Georgetown [Guyana], January 17 (ANI): Bangladesh's defence of their ICC Under 19 World Cup title got off to a poor ...

Huge Tonga Volcanic Eruption Caused 'Significant Damage'

WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND - A massive volcanic eruption in Tonga that triggered tsunami waves around the Pacific caused 'significant damage' ...

UN Grants $150 Million in Aid for 13 Underfunded Crises

GENEVA - The United Nations is allocating $150 million from its Central Emergency Response Fund to support seriously underfunded humanitarian ...

Five-team Commonwealth Games Qualifier set to commence on Tuesday

Kuala Lumpur [Malaysia], January 16 (ANI): The ICC Commonwealth Games Qualifier 2022 commences at the Kinrara Oval in Kuala Lumpur ...

Cuba registers 3,506 new COVID-19 cases

Havana [Cuba], January 16 (ANI/Xinhua): Cuba registered 3,506 confirmed cases and three more related deaths from COVID-19 in the last ...

Report: Yankees sign top international prospect Roderick Arias

The New York Yankees and Roderick Arias agreed to a deal that will pay the shortstop $4 million, MLB.com reported ...

'Succession' star Brian Cox reveals he turned down 'Game of Thrones' due to this reason

Washington [US], January 15 (ANI): Emmy-winning actor Brian Cox, widely known for his role as Logan Roy in the HBO ...

Tarnished Gold: Illegal Amazon Gold Seeps into Supply Chains

To match the festive spirit of South America's first Olympics, officials from Brazil, the host country for the 2016 games ...

China Seen Backing Digital Authoritarianism in Latin America

Chinese technology and expertise is making it possible for Venezuela and Cuba to exercise suffocating control over digital communications in ...

Afy Fletcher returns as West Indies name squad for South Africa series

St John's [Antigua], January 15 (ANI): Cricket West Indies (CWI) Women's selection panel has named an 18-member squad for the ...

U-19 World Cup: Australia, Sri Lanka record opening day victories

Georgetown [Guyana], January 15 (ANI): Australia delivered a dominant early statement of intent as the hotly-anticipated ICC Under 19 men's ...

Inspire Institute of Sport signs High Performance partnership with Wrestling Federation of India

Ayodhya (Uttar Pradesh) [India], January 14 (ANI): The Inspire Institute of Sport (IIS) and the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) ...

U-19 World Cup: South Africa eager to kick off campaign against India

Georgetown [Guyana], January 14 (ANI): South Africa Under-19 boys are ready to begin their long-awaited ICC U19 World Cup 2022 ...

US will react if Russia deploys troops in Latin America White House

Moscow has refused to rule out sending military infrastructure to Venezuela or CubaThe American authorities would act ?decisively? if Russia ...

U19 WC: As a team, Windies are always looking to improve, says skipper Auguste

Georgetown [Guyana], January 14 (ANI): It's 34 years since the hosts of the ICC Under 19 Men's World Cup went ...

ICC U19 Men's Cricket World Cup set for lift off in Caribbean

Georgetown [Guyana], January 14 (ANI): The warm-ups are over and it is time for the main event to begin as ...

Report: Rays bullpen catcher died by suicide

Tampa Bay Rays bullpen catcher Jean Ramirez, whose body was found Monday near Fort Worth, Texas, died by suicide according ...

UN releases $150 million for underfunded humanitarian crises

About $150 million from the United Nations Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF), the largest allocation ever, was released on Thursday ...

Russia Questions Whether Ukraine Talks Are Worth Renewing

One of Russia's top diplomats says he can see no reason to renew talks with the U.S. and NATO about ...

COVID-19 pandemic stalls global economic recovery: UN report

The UN's key report on the global economy, released on Thursday, shows that the rapid spread of the Omicron COVID-19 ...

UK explains why e-pound launch is risky matter

Lawmakers blast prospect of e-pound use by ordinary Brits, but say it could work for corporate transactionsThe prospect of a ...

Putin briefed on military options in Ukraine Moscow

However, official insists it is still essential to try and pursue a diplomatic path rather than resort to violenceRussia's top ...

ICC outlines bio security protocols for U-19 men's cricket World Cup

Georgetown [Guyana], January 13 (ANI): The International Cricket Council today outlined the bio security protocols that have been put in ...

US officials in missions in Geneva, Paris affected by suspected Havana syndrome: Reports

Washington [US], January 13 (ANI/Sputnik): Diplomats working at the US diplomatic missions in Geneva and Paris may have been affected ...

No communication from Ramiz Raja on his Four-Nation T20I series idea: ICC CEO

New Delhi [India], January 13 (ANI): International Cricket Council (ICC) CEO Geoff Allardice, on Thursday said that he has received ...

Visa announces plans on e-money

Payments giant teams up with blockchain firm to help create tech framework for CBDCsGlobal financial service provider Visa and blockchain ...

Ottis Gibson quits as Bangladesh fast-bowling coach, to join Multan Sultans

Dhaka [Bangladesh], January 13 (ANI): Bangladesh's fast-bowling coach and former West Indies bowler Ottis Gibson has decided that he will ...

Pete Davidson to feature in James DeMonaco's 'The Home'

Washington [US], January 13 (ANI): Comedian-actor Pete Davidson is gearing up for a thriller! The 'Saturday Night Live' star has ...

SA skipper Dane van Niekerk ruled out of Women's World Cup

Johannesburg [South Africa], January 13 (ANI): Cricket South Africa (CSA) on Thursday named a squad of 21 players for a ...

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ONSLOW, West Australia: The sun appears to be mercilessly beating down on Onslow in West Australia, as the town registered ...

Suspicions on Russia as Ukraine websites suffer cyberattacks

KIEV, Ukraine: Many government websites in Ukraine have suffered cyberattacks, with the intruders posting the text, "Be afraid and wait ...

19 year-old Belgium completing solo flight round-the-world

BRUSSELS, Belgium: Zara Rutherford, a teenager from Belgium, is nearing the completion of a solo round-the-world flight. Rutherford, age 19, ...

FedEx asks US to let it install laser defenses to planes

MEMPHIS, Tennessee: FedEx is seeking permission to arm its cargo planes with defensive systems to thwart attacks by heat-seeking missiles. ...

Australians rejoice in potential death of Djokovic's sporting career

Not since the 1936 Olympics in Berlin has a government tried to prevent an athlete from competing in a sporting ...

French government's Covid policies cause teachers to strike

PARIS, France: French teachers have begun a nationwide strike organized by teachers unions to protest against class disruptions caused by ...

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