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Asia Album: Sunflowers bloom in Bangladesh's Brahmanbaria district

© Provided by Xinhua DHAKA, March 8 (Xinhua) -- Bangladesh's consumption of sunflower oil is rising in recent years with ...


Pietersen stars in England Legends' win

Raipur (Chhattisgarh) [India], March 7 (ANI): England Legends captain Kevin Pietersen stole the show in the low-scoring match as they ...


Indian Navy Ships to visit Bangladesh

Dhaka [Bangladesh], March 7 (ANI): As part of the 'Swarnim Vijay Varsh' celebration commemorating 50 years of the 1971 war ...


I am ready to play one to one, says Mamata Banerjee

By Tarak SarkarSiliguri (West Bengal) [India], March 7 (ANI): While addressing a public gathering in Siliguri on Sunday, West Bengal ...


Williamson gives take on series win against Australia

Wellington [New Zealand], March 7 (ANI): After winning the five-match T20I series against Australia 3-2, New Zealand captain Kane Williamson ...


Left Front hints at contesting from Nandigram seat

By Joymala BagchiKolkata (West Bengal) [India] March 7 (ANI): The Left Front in West Bengal has hinted that it may ...


Bangladesh records 540 new COVID-19 cases, 10 more deaths

DHAKA, March 6 (Xinhua) -- Bangladesh reported 540 new COVID-19 cases and 10 new deaths on Saturday, making the tally ...


Congress sees ISF's demand for more as problematic

By Joymala BagchiKolkata (West Bengal) [India], March 6 (ANI): The discussions between the Congress, Left and the Indian Secular Front ...


Mom stabbed to death in front of toddler while driving in Cape Town

A 35-year old woman was stabbed to death, allegedly by her husband while driving in Cape Town.Their toddler had been ...


Bangladesh Emerging Team vs Ireland Wolves back on track

The second one-day match between Bangladesh Emerging Team and Ireland Wolves will go ahead as scheduled on Sunday, after players ...


Bangladesh records 11 more deaths as daily COVID-19 cases top 600

DHAKA, March 7 (Xinhua) -- Bangladesh reported 603 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 11 new deaths on Sunday, bringing ...


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ICC announces new women's tournament

Dubai [UAE], March 8 (ANI): On the occasion of International Women's Day, the International Cricket Council (ICC) on Monday announced ...

I backed myself and executed my plans: Fabian Allen

St John's [Antigua], March 8 (ANI): After delivering a match-winning performance in the third T20I against Sri Lanka here at ...

SCG to have first statue of female cricketer

Melbourne [Australia], March 8 (ANI): Cricket Australia on Monday announced its commitment to continue addressing gender imbalance on this International ...

Windies defeat Sri Lanka in third T20I

St John's [Antigua], March 8 (ANI): Fabien Allen played an unbeaten knock of 21 runs off just six balls as ...

PSL 6: Independent fact-finding panel named

Lahore [Pakistan], March 7 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Sunday named an independent fact-finding panel that will review the ...

England players will stay for the whole of IPL: Silverwood

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], March 7 (ANI): England coach Chris Silverwood has said that England players will be available for the ...

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Seeking dismissal of charges, Huawei CFO says arrest political

VANCOUVER, Canada: Lawyers for Huawei chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou have sought a dismissal of the extradition case against her, ...

Iceland records 18,000 earthquakes in past week

REYKJAVIK, ICELAND - The volatile islands of Iceland have experienced unusual seismic activity in the past week, with over 18,000 ...

Using cruise missiles and drones, Houthis strike Saudi Arabia

Yemen's Houthi rebels have carried out missile and drone strikes on a Saudi military base and an oil facility, expanding ...

In policy shift, Germany to now vaccinate senior citizens

BERLIN, Germany: In a change of policy, Germany has announced it will begin vaccinating those over 65 years-old, while recommending ...

U.S. politicians compromise in bid to pass $1.9 trillion relief bill

WASHINGTON D.C.: Compromising with moderates, President Joe Biden and Democrats agreed to tighten the requirements for those eligible to receive ...

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Biden relief bill fails to stem sell-off of Asian stocks

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia mostly fell on Monday, although the Australian market managed a modest gain.The passage ...


Brent at $67 per barrel, production to remain high at least till April

BANGALORE, India: Contrary to analysts' predictions, OPEC and its allies decided to leave oil production unaffected until April, citing the ...


Target holiday sales surge 21% during holiday season

U.S. retail giant Target saw its revenues rise 21 percent year-on-year to $28.34 billion in the quarter ending in January, ...


Musk moves home to Texas, after locating companies throughout state

AUSTIN, Texas: Aviation and aerospace company SpaceX is expanding its presence to align with global demand by setting up a ...


Volvo said all car purchases to be only online

GOTHENBURG, Sweden: Volvo targets to only manufacture electric cars by 2030 by significantly increasing the size of its U.S. South ...


Confident of safety measures, Apple reopens all retail stores

CUPERTINO, California: Apple announced on Monday that all 270 of its store locations in the U.S. have officially opened for ...


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