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Australia Labuschagne joins elite Test batting club

Leeds - Australia's Marnus Labuschagne joined an exclusive club while making 80 against England in the second innings of the ...


Man arrested for servitude offence

A 41-year-old Brisbane man is due to face Brisbane Magistrates Court today on a servitude offence.In March 2018 the Australian ...


Nationals MP pushes to split Qld from electricity grid

Nationals MP pushes to split Qld from electricity grid Daily Telegraph Prominent Nationals MP Keith Pitt is urging the Queensland ...


Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk visits drought-ravaged Granite Belt

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk promises she will not allow families in Stanthorpe and surrounds to run out of drinking water. ...


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Brisbane Heat signs Kiwi Amelia Kerr for upcoming WBBL

Brisbane [Australia], Aug 25 (ANI): Brisbane Heat on Sunday confirmed signing New Zealand's (White Ferns) all-rounder Amelia Kerr for the ...

Tough for anyone to fill Smith's shoes, says Marnus Labuschagne

Headingley [UK], Aug 25 (ANI): After coming in place of injured Steve Smith into the third Test match of the ...

Savea scores as Toulon start campaign with Agen trouncing

Toulon - Former New Zealand wing Julian Savea scored as Toulon crushed Agen 44-25 on Saturday in the opening round ...

Third Ashes Test: England 156/3, requires 203 runs to win the match

Leeds [UK], Aug 25 (ANI): England were at 156/3 at the end of play on day three of the third ...

Root revives England's Ashes hopes in third Test

Headingley - England captain Joe Root restored a measure of batting pride for his side with an unbeaten 75 in ...

Marquez on Silverstone pole as Quartararo fireworks fizzle

Silverstone - World champion Marc Marquez secured pole for the British MotoGP with a track record time at Silverstone on ...

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Some Chinese-imposed tariffs on U.S. goods to start 1 September

BEIJING, China - Behind the sharp sell-off on Wall Street on Friday was the announcement earlier by China that it ...

U.S. Justice Department approves sale of Fox regional sports networks

WASHINGTON, DC - Sinclair Broadcasting's takeover of various assets sold by Rupert Murdoch's parent company to Disney, has been given ...

Ireland to introduce stricter standards for marketing mobile phones

DUBLIN, Ireland - New guidelines relating to the advertising of mobile phone and broadband services by the Advertising Standards Authority ...

Tech stocks shatter, Nasdaq drops 3%, as Trump Trade War escalates

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks got smashed on Friday after President Donald Trump engaged in a tirade against ...

Multi-billionaire David Koch survived 27 years after death sentence

NEW YORK, New York - One of the richest men in the world died on Friday.Multi-billionaire David Koch, who with ...

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G7 to have emergency session on fires in Amazon

BRASILIA, Brazil - Under increasing international pressure to contain the record numbers of fires in the Amazon, Brazilian President Jair ...


African children forced from school by conflict

A surge in "deliberate" attacks against students, teachers and schools in West and Central Africa has led to a tripling ...


After 34 years, Rotary and partners to nail global polio-eradication

BRAZZAVILLE, Republic of Congo - What started out as an extraordinary ambition for a global service group 34 years ago, ...


Disaster risk reduction a must for nations in Asia Pacific, says ESCAP

Changing patterns and worsening impacts of natural disasters in Asia and the Pacific, coupled with environmental degradation and climate change, ...


U.S. law enforcement nail man who pretended to be federal agent

CINCINNATI, Ohio - When Shane Ryan Hammond burst into an Ohio home in 2017 to apprehend a suspected bail jumper, ...


Afghanistan War claims lives of two more U.S. troops

KABUL, Afghanistan - Two U.S. soldiers have been killed in action in Afghanistan.Their deaths, confirmed by a statement from NATO, ...


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