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CWC'19: Twitter lauds Shaheen Shah Afridi's bowling spell

New Delhi [India], Jun 26 (ANI): In the ongoing match between New Zealand and Pakistan in the ICC Men's Cricket ...

McEnroe: Time is running out for Serena

Cape Town - Time is running out for Serena Williams to notch up a record equaling 24th Grand Slam, according ...

IOC reforms Olympic host city race

Lausanne - The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Wednesday adopted a host of reforms to streamline the troubled process of ...

Match against India very important for us, says Chris Gayle

Manchester [UK], Jun 26 (ANI): As West Indies and India get ready to lock horns in the ICC Men's Cricket ...

Media chiefs unite on press freedom, but will it result in any action?

In a rare show of unity, the heads of Australia's biggest news organisations - the ABC, Nine and News Corp ...

Henry backs Gatland for top All Blacks job

Cape Town - Rugby World Cup-winning coach Graham Henry believes Wales boss Warren Gatland is among the front runners for ...

Sydney declares a climate emergency - what does that mean in practice?

Late on Monday night, the City of Sydney became the first state capital in Australia to officially declare a climate ...

CWC'19: Key players to watch-out in New Zealand-Pakistan clash

New Delhi [India], June 26 (ANI): Unbeaten New Zealand will lock horns with Pakistan on Wednesday to confirm their spot ...

Inside the story: Coach Fitz and the accidentally comic voice

Why do we tell stories, and how are they crafted? In this series, we unpick the work of the writer ...

Can Federer defy age to lift 9th Wimbledon title?

Paris - Twenty years after his debut, Roger Federer will take aim at a ninth Wimbledon title and a place ...

People living in rural areas may be at lower risk of Alzheimer's disease

People who live in regional or remote areas may be at lower risk of developing Alzheimer's disease, according to our ...

Kerber makes strong start at Eastbourne

Eastbourne - Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber eased into round three of the Eastbourne International as Kiki Bertens, Johanna Konta, Caroline ...

CWC'19: Mitchell Starc becomes leading wicket-taker

London [UK], Jun 25 (ANI): Australia fast bowler Mitchell Starc on Tuesday displaced England fast bowler Jofra Archer to become ...

'Excited' Ewan will make Tour de France debut in Brussels

Paris - Australian Caleb Ewan will make his Tour de France debut in the opening stage in Brussels on July ...

£778 million budget passed for Birmingham

London - The British government voted a budget of Pound 778million ($990 million) for the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham ...

Montpellier recruit Wallaby forward Timu

Montpellier - French Top 14 club Montpellier said on Tuesday they have signed Australian international back-row forward Caleb Timu on ...

Tabloid Reporter, Columnist Steve Dunleavy Dies at 81

NEW YORK - Steve Dunleavy, a reporter and columnist for the New York Post who helped define the tabloid's modern ...

I am fine, will be back in hotel room tomorrow says Brian Lara

New Delhi [India], Jun 25 (ANI): Former West Indies batsman Brian Lara who was hospitalised on Tuesday after complaints of ...

Aaron Finch makes it to Lord's Honours Boards

New Delhi [India], Jun 25 (ANI): Australia skipper Aaron Finch on Tuesday became the first cricketer to make it to ...

Australians' feelings sour towards China: Lowy poll

The attitudes of Australians towards China have soured dramatically in the past year, according to the Lowy Institute's annual poll ...

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United Nations peacekeepers to pull out of Haiti in October

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - UN peacekeepers in Haiti will end their mission later this year and leave the country.In their place, ...

Fur farming in Ireland to be phased out

DUBLIN, Ireland - The Irish government on Tuesday made a decision to ban fur farming in the country.Ireland will join ...

Crown Prince Salman in Seoul for meetings on trade

SEOUL, South Korea - The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, Mohammed bin Salman, also known as MBS, began his trip ...

Moscow backs Tehran on drone claims

JERUSALEM, Israel - Russia has taken issue with U.S. claims that the drone last week shot down by Iranian forces ...

Key nations say developments in Gulf risk miscalculation and conflict

NEW YORK, New York - France, Germany and the UK say they are gravely concerned by the increased tensions in ...

Mid-air collision of 2 Eurofighter planes north of Berlin

BERLIN, Germany - Two Eurofighter jets attached to the German Airforce were involved in a mid-air collision on Monday over ...

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