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Australia's Marsh injures bowling hand punching wall

Perth- Australian Mitchell Marsh was nervously waiting Monday to see how badly he has hurt his bowling hand after punching ...


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Double counting of emissions cuts may undermine Paris climate deal

In the four years since the Paris climate agreement was adopted, countries have debated the fine print of how emissions ...

Aussie skipper Paine backs Smith's return to captaincy

Sydney - Australian captain Tim Paine has addressed speculation over whether Steve Smith will again lead the team once a ...

Gareth Evans: how to be a successful political leader

This is an edited extract from a presentation to Leon Mann Leadership Forum, co-sponsored by Academy of Social Sciences in ...

Why the winners of this year's Nobel Prize for Economics matter for me

For most people the second week in October probably doesn't hold much promise.Longer days for some, perhaps. But for those ...

Guan Wei review: feng shui for a vision of a world in harmony

It seems appropriate that a painting titled Feng Shui dominates the new exhibition of Guan Wei's work at Sydney's Museum ...

ICC scraps boundary count rule

Dubai [UAE], Oct 15 (ANI): International Cricket Council (ICC) on Monday scrapped the boundary count rule and in case of ...

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Skepticism on first phase of U.S.-China trade deal hits Wall St

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks fell across the board on Monday, ending a run of 3 days of ...

U.S. central bank to spend billions on treasury bills

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Federal Reserve will begin buying $60 billion of Treasury bills a month."These actions are purely ...

Chinese stocks make gains after Friday's partial trade deal

SYDNEY, Australia - It was a quiet day on Monday in Asia with Japanese markets closed.There was some headway on ...

Boeing and Porsche eye premium aerial vehicles

STUTTGART, Germany - Porsche and Boeing have teamed up to explore the premium urban air mobility market and the extension ...

Dubai developer slashes returns to hotel investors

DUBAI, UAE - Dubai's largest property developer Emaar is slashing returns to investors who have bought apartments in their hotel ...

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Russian president in Riyadh with relations at unprecedented high

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrived in Saudi Arabia on his first state visit to the ...


Son of former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden goes on the attack

WASHINGTON, DC - Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden's son on Sunday rejected claims of wrongdoing in relation to his ...


Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces get helping hand from Syria

DAMASCUS, Syria - The Syrian government is deploying troops to the north of the country to help the Kurdish-led Syrian ...


Typhoon Hagibis rips through Japan causing widespread flooding

TOKYO, Japan - Japan is counting the cost after one of the most devastating storms to hit the country in ...


Japan Vs Scotland match on Sunday at Yokohama given green light

TOKYO, Japan - The Rugby World Cup will resume its normal schedule on Sunday after disruptions brought about by a ...


HRW: All parties in north Syrian conflict should respect human rights

The Turkish offensive in Northeast Syria points to an urgent need for the Turkish Armed Forces, Kurdish-led forces, and all ...


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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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