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Djokovic into Monte Carlo quarters

Monte Carlo - Top seed Novak Djokovic continued his win streak against US players as he reached the quarter-finals of ...

Steyn backs South Africa to end World Cup jinx

New Delhi - South Africa's veteran paceman Dale Steyn is confident his side can end their Cricket World Cup jinx ...

New study links hearing loss to higher depression risk

PanARMENIAN.Net - Older adults with hearing loss may be more likely than peers without hearing difficulty to develop symptoms of ...

Kane Williamson's miserable IPL run continues

New Delhi [India], Apr 18 (ANI): Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) skipper Kane Williamson's woes in the ongoing 12th edition of the ...

Not going to get upset: Jofra Archer on World Cup exclusion

London [UK], Apr 18 (ANI): Barbados-born uncapped Jofra Archer is "not going to get upset" for missing out from England's ...

Ponting surprised over Pant's exclusion

Dubai [UAE], Apr 18 (ANI): Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting is surprised that Rishabh Pant was not included in India's ...

Tennis great Court leaps to Folau's defence

Sydney - Tennis great He has vowed to stand by "what the Bible says", saying "I share it with love." ...

South Africa could win ICC World Cup, says Dale Steyn

Dubai [UAE], Apr 18 (ANI): Fast bowler Dale Steyn believes South Africa have chances of winning the ICC Men's Cricket ...

Shamed Bancroft hits 151 on Durham one-day debut

London - Cameron Bancroft hit an unbeaten 151 on his one-day debut for Durham as the disgraced Australia batsman started ...

Dimuth Karunaratne appointed as Sri Lanka's ODI captain

Dubai [UAE], Apr 17 (ANI): Sri Lanka's cricket board on Wednesday appointed Dimuth Karunaratne, as the captain of the Sri ...

Moreno: Assange used to coordinate hackers from the embassy

Ecuador's president on Tuesday accused Julian Assange of hosting numerous hackers at the Ecuadorian Embassy in London to give them ...

Joe Denly, Tom Curran named in England's squad for World Cup

London [UK], Apr 17 (ANI): Both Joe Denly and Tom Curran have been included in the England World Cup squad ...

England Cricket Board name Cricket World Cup squad

London [UK], Apr 17 (ANI): The England Cricket Board (ECB) on Wednesday, named the fifteen-member preliminary squad for the upcoming ...

Batting better than ever, says Australia's Matthew Wade

Melbourne [Australia], Apr 17 (ANI): Wicket-keeper batsman Matthew Wade, who has been named in Australia A one-day and four-day squads ...

Pakistan's Imad Wasim allowed time to pass fitness test for WC

London [UK], Apr 17 (ANI): Pakistan all-rounder Imad Wasim is set to travel with the team for the World Cup, ...

NSW Premier to address Armenian Genocide Commemoration

PanARMENIAN.Net - The recently re-elected Premier of New South Wales, Gladys Berejiklian will address the National Armenian Genocide Commemoration Evening ...

Philippe signs BBL contract with Sydney Sixers

London [UK], Apr 17 (ANI): Australia wicketkeeper-batsman Josh Philippe signed a three-year Big Bash League (BBL) contract extension with Sydney ...

Lack of safety for women may be impacting SA's wealth

The safety of women is one of the best ways to gauge a country's long-term wealth growth potential, according to ...

Proteas gearing up for netball World Cup

Cape Town - There are just two and a half months to go before the start of the Netball World ...

Djokovic survives Kohlschreiber scare in Monte Carlo

Monte Carlo - Novak Djokovic was severely tested before securing a 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 win over Philipp Kohlschreiber to survive ...

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U.S. sanctions failing to change Iran's behavior, CRS report says

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. sanctions on Iran are having little to no effect, according to a report to Congress by ...

Massive healthcare fraud schemes uncovered in United States

CINCINNATI, Ohio - Thirty one doctors, 7 pharmacists, eight nurse practitioners, and seven other licensed medical professionals, are among 60 ...

Report: Afghan detainees suffering electric-shocks and genitals-abuse

KABUL, Afghanistan - Abuse and torture of political prisoners in jails is still happening, despite government measures to stamp it ...

North Korea tests new "tactical guided weapon"

SEOUL, South Korea - North Korea has tested a new "tactical guided weapon," the latest display of Pyongyang's military capabilities, ...

Ex Peru leader attempts to take his own life to avoid arrest

LIMA, Peru - Former President of Peru Alan Garcia who was in a coma in a hospital in the capital ...

Parisians still in shock as damage to historic cathedral is assessed

PARIS, France - Two-thirds of the largely medieval roof of Notre Dame cathedral in Paris are "gone" after the devastating ...

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