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Scapegoating of Pell gains emphasis after release of redacted reports

Summarising, Cardinal Pell has been made a scapegoat. Whether that was the intention of the Royal Commission, I cannot say. ...


De Kock to lead Brad Hogg's current world Test XI, Kohli misses out

New Delhi [India], May 23 (ANI): India skipper Virat Kohli was not named by former Australia spinner Brad Hogg in ...


Australia suspends Olympic bid amid COVID-19 recovery

SYDNEY, May 25 (Xinhua) -- Australia's Queensland has suspended its bid to host the 2032 Olympics recently as the state ...


Queensland cuts take cricket job losses to 135

12:15 PM ISTFollow on TwitterCommunity cricket will take another blow as part of Queensland Cricket's decision to follow Victoria in ...


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Coronavirus prompts Australian government to cough up additional funds

CANBERRA, Australia - The Australian government has announced the third stage of mental health funding for COVID-19.Health Minister Greg Hunt ...

Why U.S. Coronavirus Blame Game is Mad and Perilous

Although having the most confirmed Covid-19 cases and deaths in the world and facing the highest unemployment rate since the ...

Scapegoating of Pell gains emphasis after release of redacted reports

Summarising, Cardinal Pell has been made a scapegoat. Whether that was the intention of the Royal Commission, I cannot say. ...

Crickets fraternity mourns legend Balbir Singh Sr's demise

New Delhi [India], May 25 (ANI): Indian skipper Virat Kohli, batsmen KL Rahul and Suresh Raina expressed grief over the ...

Kiren Rijiju condoles demise of Balbir Singh Sr

New Delhi [India], May 25 (ANI): Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports Kiren Rijiju on Monday condoled the demise ...

Amit Shah condoles demise of legendary hockey player Balbir Singh

New Delhi [India], May 25 (ANI): Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Monday expressed condolences over the demise of the ...

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Nikkei 225 jumps 353 points, stocks in China struggle

SYDNEY, Australia - Tokyo and Sydney shares took off on Monday, and while stocks gained in Shanghai and Hong Kong, ...

Giant car rental operator bankrupt despite $1 billion in reserves

ESTERO, Florida - Hertz Global Holdings, Inc.and certain U.S. and Canadian subsidiaries have filed voluntary petitions for reorganization under Chapter ...

Coronavirus to impact economies of smaller Caibbean countries

How can the United Nations sustainable development goals improve health and education, reduce inequality and spur economic growth while the ...

Disadvantaged children engage in live video chat for Ramadan shopping

DUBAI, UAE - The world's largest themed mall which caters for more than 21 million visitors a year has had ...

China economic activity bouncing back quickly

WASHINGTON, DC May 23 (Xinhua) - The domestic drivers for the Chinese economy are looking much better and Chinese domestic ...

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Tensions between Beijing and Washington add to world's Covid-19 woes

BEIJING, China - China said on Sunday that its relations with the United States were "on the brink of a ...


Protesters for and against lockdowns clash in Germany

HAMBURG, Germany - German police clashed with a large crowd of demonstrators who gathered to protest against a sanctioned anti-lockdown ...


Coronavirus hoses down end of Ramadan celebrations

BALO-I, Lanao del Norte, Philippines - The Sulog family normally celebrates the end of Ramadan through hosting a communal prayer ...


Hong Kong protesters hit with tear gas, water cannon

HONG KONG - Hong Kong police fired tear gas, water cannon and pepper balls at separate groups totaling thousands of ...


Coronavirus to impact economies of smaller Caibbean countries

How can the United Nations sustainable development goals improve health and education, reduce inequality and spur economic growth while the ...


Trump back playing golf as U.S. returns to 'normal'

Washington D.C. [USA], May 24 (ANI): US President Donald Trump on Saturday was seen golfing at his Virginia club, marking ...


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