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Kent Cricket sign Qais Ahmad for T20 Blast, County games

London [UK], May 13 (ANI): Kent Cricket has announced the signing of Afghanistan spinner Qais Ahmad for the entire T20 ...


India retain top spot in Test team rankings, NZ at 2nd

Dubai [UAE], May 13 (ANI): The ICC World Test Championship (WTC) finalists India and New Zealand are the top two ...


SA emerging women's tour of Zimbabwe to begin on May 18

Pretoria [South Africa], May 13 (ANI): Cricket South Africa (CSA) has announced a 16-player emerging women squad to tour Zimbabwe ...


China denies interfering in Bangladesh's foreign policy

Beijing [China], May 12 (ANI): China has denied interfering in Bangladesh's foreign policy after Beijing's envoy in Dhaka, Li Jiming, ...


'We decide our foreign policy', insists Bangladesh FM Momen

Dhaka [Bangladesh], May 12 (ANI): Bangladeshi Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen on Tuesday reacted sharply to comments from China's ambassador ...


Two BJP MPs elected to West Bengal Assembly resign from MLA

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], May 12 (ANI): Two Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Lok Sabha MPs Jagannath Sarkar and Nisith Pramanik ...


Sri Lanka sack ODI skipper Karunaratne

Sri Lanka on Wednesday sacked one-day captain Dimuth Karunaratne and dropped him and a host of other big names from ...


Pietersen gives take on England players appearing in IPL

New Delhi [India], May 12 (ANI): Ashley Giles, the managing director of England men's team, had hinted that Three Lions' ...


Ban vs SL: Kusal Perera to lead visitors in ODI series

Colombo [Sri Lanka], May 12 (ANI): Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) on Wednesday announced an 18-member squad for the upcoming three-match ...


England stars told to put international duty ahead of IPL matches

England stars such as Ben Stokes, Jofra Archer and Jos Buttler have been told their international commitments will have to ...


Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1600 GMT, May 12

HONG KONG -- The Legislative Council of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) on Wednesday approved a bill that ...


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Sangakkara praises Chetan Sakariya

New Delhi [India], May 13 (ANI): Kumar Sangakkara, Director of Cricket, Rajasthan Royals on Thursday praised youngster Chetan Sakariya and ...

WV Raman comgratulates Ramesh Powar

New Delhi [India], May 13 (ANI): WV Raman, the outgoing coach of the women's national cricket team, on Thursday congratulated ...

Ramesh Powar appointed head coach

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 13 (ANI): The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Thursday announced the appointment ...

CAC recommends Ramesh Powar

By Baidurjo BhoseNew Delhi [India], May 13 (ANI): Former India women's coach Ramesh Powar has been recommended by the Cricket ...

'Love passion of Indian fans': Tim Paine

New Delhi [India], May 13 (ANI): After Tim Paine indicated that his side was distracted by Team India during the ...

How brothers Arvind Singh and Arjun Lal went o Olympics

New Delhi [India], May 13 (ANI): Arjun Lal Jat and Arvind Singh were blissfully unaware of the Olympic Games till ...

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Test with genetically modified mosquitoes seeks to reduce diseases

TALLAHASSEE, Florida - To reduce the spread of diseases, such as dengue, yellow fever and the Zika virus, genetically modified ...

Defective roof clips cause Ford to recall 661,000 Explorers

DETROIT, Michigan: Acting on the request of federal regulators in the United States, American automaker Ford Motor will recall 661,000 ...

U.S. oil pipeline shutdown could cause jump in prices

WASHINGTON D.C.: Supply disruptions caused by the shutdown at Colonial Pipeline---the country's top fuel pipeline network---could result in prices rising ...

California population falls by 182,000; largest loss in 100 years

SACRAMENTO, California: For the first time in 120 years, California's population declined last year.The state lost 182,083 people during 2020, ...

Slovakia awaiting test results before purchasing Russian Covid vaccine

BRATISLAVA, Slovakia: Following successful testing in a Hungarian lab, Slovakia will discuss the purchase of the Russian Sputnik V coronavirus ...

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Shares in Asia plummet with Japanese index losing 2.50 percent

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks across Asia tumbled on Thursday, following major losses on Wall Street overnight, on the back ...


Israel-South Korea trade pact seeks to boost trade, investment

JERUSALEM, Israel: Israel and South Korea are preparing to enter a free trade agreement this week to eliminate customs duties, ...


U.S. TSA says 1.6 million travel thru airports in single day high

WASHINGTON D.C.: Some 1.6 million passengers passed through U.S. airports on May 6, the largest number since March 2020.According to ...


Huge sell-of U.S. stocks continues, Dow plunges 682 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks shattered on Wednesday, for the second day in a row as U.S. Labor ...


Free Covid shots at Empire State, Central Park for returning tourists

NEW YORK CITY, New York: To encourage the return of tourists, New York City will be offering Covid vaccines at ...


Cautious opening of UK approaches; restaurants, pubs to serve indoors

LONDON, England: The new easing of Covid restrictions will allow the British public to be served inside pubs and even ...


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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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