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Pakistan bat against England in first Test

"We're looking to make the most of the overhead conditions, even though we would have batted first too," said England ...


Malaysia Police Raid Al Jazeera's Office, Seize Computers

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - Malaysian police raided the office of news broadcaster Al Jazeera and two local TV stations on ...


Malaysia Police Raid Al Jazeera's Office, Seize Computers

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - Malaysian police raided the office of news broadcaster Al Jazeera and two local TV stations on ...


Al Jazeera's Malaysian office raided over documentary

Malaysian authorities raided Al Jazeera's Kuala Lumpur office on Tuesday and seized computers as part of an investigation into a ...


England wary of slow start against Pakistan

"We've had good preparations and team bonding," Pakistan coach Misbah-ul-Haq said on Monday."Still we feel there is always a slight ...


Death toll climbs as Lebanon cabinet declare State of Emergency

France is among the many countries sending aid and search teams to Beirut on Wednesday as the death continues to ...


Xinhua world news summary at 1600 GMT, Aug. 5

JOHANNESBURG -- South African National Department of Health on Wednesday welcomed the arrival of experts from the World Health Organization ...


Live COVID-19 Updates: Tokyo sees daily COVID-19 cases top 200 for 9th day

BEIJING, Aug. 5 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - ...


Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1000 GMT, Aug. 4

SYDNEY -- Australian state of Victoria introduced new harsh penalties on Tuesday for breaching COVID-19 restrictions, as the state recorded ...


Bangladesh records 1,918 new COVID-19 cases, 50 more deaths

DHAKA, Aug. 4 (Xinhua) -- Bangladesh's COVID-19 cases topped 244,000 on Tuesday with about 1,918 new cases reported, and deaths ...


Fruit exports soar in NW China province

XI'AN, Aug. 4 (Xinhua) -- Northwest China's Shaanxi Province exported 112,400 tonnes of fruit products worth 843 million yuan (about ...


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Pakistan cricket chief urges England to tour before 2022

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief executive Wasim Khan has urged England to send a team to the country before their ...

ECB appoints Tim Macdonald as England Women's senior assistant coach

London [UK], Aug 5 (ANI): England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) on Wednesday announced that former Western Australia and Tasmania ...

England-Pakistan series to trial no-ball technology in Tests

Front-foot no-ball technology that will see the TV umpire alone deciding whether a bowler has over-stepped will be used for ...

IPL 2020: Suresh Raina reveals "big challenge" of playing in UAE

By Nitin SrivastavaNew Delhi [India], Aug 5 (ANI): Indian cricketer Suresh Raina is "very excited" to play in the upcoming ...

Pakistan bat against England in first Test

"We're looking to make the most of the overhead conditions, even though we would have batted first too," said England ...

Cricket fraternity mourns deadly Beirut explosion

New Delhi [India], August 5 (ANI): Indian skipper Virat Kohli and his teammates extended their thoughts and prayers to the ...

International

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Flashpoint Beirut: Blast comes on eve of Hariri assassination verdict

BEIRUT, Lebanon - The world has been shocked by the severity of a huge blast which has rocked Beirut, killing ...

No precedent for Trump to take cut of TikTok deal

NEW YORK, New York - President Donald Trump's demand that the U.S. government get a cut from a potential Microsoft ...

Names of 9 youthful Marines and Sailor killed in AAV tragedy named

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Secretary of Defense Dr. Mark T. Esper has paid tribute to the youthful eight Marines ...

Taoiseach Micheal Martin pays tribute to John Hume

DUBLIN, Ireland - Taoiseach Micheal Martin joined a long list of Irish, Northern Ireland global leaders on Monday in paying ...

Trump orders agencies to employ Americans ahead of foreigners

WASHINGTON, DC - President Donald Trump said Monday that he had fired the chair of the Tennessee Valley Authority, criticizing ...

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Trump hails rising manufacturing and auto sales

WASHINGTON, DC - President Donald Trump interrupted his press briefing on the coronavirus on Tuesday night to enthuse over the ...


Stocks in Asia have uneventful day, dollar gives up portion of gains

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia took a breather on Wednesday, despite a strong performance on Wall Street overnight.The U.S. ...


187 countries ratify convention protecting victims of child labor

GENEVA, Switzerland - The International Convention on the Worst Forms of Child Labor has been universally ratified. The International Labor ...


U.S. sharemarkets in upward trajectory, greenback eases

NEW YORK, New York - In a volatile day of trading, U.S. stocks managed a gain on Tuesday.Apple dominated with ...


$172 million defense department job goes to Hunstville, Alabama plant

SAN DIEGO, California - A subsidiary of Cubic Corporation, GATR Technologies, of Huntsville, Alabama, has been awarded a $172 million ...


Thailand to get injection of $1.5bn from Asia Development Bank

BANGKOK, Thailand - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) announced on Tuesday it is providing a $1.5 billion loan to Thailand ...


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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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